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Impose Governor Rule in J&K State before it is too late

27/06/2017
JAMMU, Jun 26: J&K State is an exceptional State in India where Governor's rule can be imposed for 6 months under section 92 of J&K State Constitution on the report of the Governor or otherwise. The relevant provision of the J&K Constitution reads: ……"Break down of Constitutional Machinery 92. Provisions in case of failure of constitutional machinery in the State.-(1) If at any time, the Governor is satisfied that the situation has arisen in which the Government of the State cannot be carried on in accordance with the provisions of this Constitution, the Governor may by Proclamation- (a) assume to himself all or any of the functions of the Government of the State and all or any of the powers vested in or excisable by anybody or authority in the State; (b) make such incidental and consequential provisions as appear to the Governor to be necessary or desirable for giving effect to the objects of the Proclamation, including provisions for suspending whole or in part the operation of...

Sporadic clashes amid Eid celebrations in Kashmir

27/06/2017
SRINAGAR, Jun 26: Eid-ul-Fitr was today celebrated across Kashmir as people thronged mosques, shrines and Eidgahs for special prayers but a few i...

Eid passes off peacefully on LoC, IB; forces exchange sweets

27/06/2017
JAMMU, Jun 26: Guns fell silent along the LoC on Eid today after a spate of ceasefire violations, Army officials said. Border guarding forces from e...

Eid-ul-Fitr celebrated in Jammu with religious fervor

27/06/2017
JAMMU, Jun 26: Like other parts of the country and State, the Eid-ul-Fitr was celebrated in Jammu with religious fervor and gaiety. All the Mosqu...

Jaitley asks Mehbooba to implement GST from July 1

27/06/2017
NEW DELHI, Jun 26: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Monday asked Jammu and Kashmir to roll out GST from July 1 as failure to implement it will lead t...

No country questioned surgical strikes: Modi

27/06/2017
WASHINGTON, Jun 26: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today said the surgical strikes carried out across the LoC proved that India would not hesitate to t...

Rajnath hopes Eid will help in bringing peace in Kashmir

27/06/2017
NEW DELHI, Jun 26: Conveying his Eid greetings, Home Minister Rajnath Singh today said the festival will help in bringing peace and happiness in the ...

NDA nominee Kovind to meet MPs, MLAs in Kashmir on Wednesday

27/06/2017
NEW DELHI, Jun 26: NDA presidential candidate Ram Nath Kovind will meet Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti in Srinagar on Wednesday to s...

7 killed as cable car plummets in Gulmarg

26/06/2017
Srinagar, Jun 25: Four members of a Delhi family and three tourist guides were killed when a cable car came crashing down after a ropeway snapped mid...

2 militants killed, 2 Army men injured in DPS encounter

26/06/2017
Srinagar, Jun 25: Security forces today gunned down two militants holed up inside a school on the outskirts of Srinagar, ending an encounter of over ...

Pak violates ceasefire twice along LoC in Rajouri

26/06/2017
Jammu, Jun 25: In the second ceasefire violation today, Pakistani troops today resorted to firing from automatic weapons and shelling mortars along t...

151 killed, 140 injured in Pakistan oil tanker fire

26/06/2017
Lahore, Jun 25: An oil tanker overturned and burst into flames as crowds rushed to collect fuel that spilled over on a highway in Pakistan's Punjab P...

PM-Trump talks: Civil nuclear deal to figure, no pact on reactors

26/06/2017
New Delhi, Jun 25: The Indo-US civil nuclear deal is expected to figure during talks between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Donald Trump ...

Urdu newspaper, teacher booked for spreading lies

26/06/2017
Jammu, Jun 25: An FIR was today registered against an Urdu newspaper and a government teacher for allegedly spreading lies and triggering communal te...

Inadequate jail terms undermine public confidence in law: HC

26/06/2017
New Delhi, Jun 25: Undue sympathy towards convicts by awarding inadequate jail term "undermines public confidence in efficacy of law", the Delhi High...

Strategy framed to ensure incident-free Amarnath yatra

25/06/2017
Jammu, Jun 24: The security forces have formulated a strategy on the operational and administrative aspects to ensure an incident-free Amarnath yatra...

Lt Gen D Anbu takes stock of security arrangements

25/06/2017
Srinagar, Jun 24: Northern Army commander Lt Gen D Anbu today visited formations in south Kashmir and took stock of the security arrangements for Ama...

Pak violates ceasefire in Poonch sector

25/06/2017
Jammu, Jun 24: Pakistani forces violated ceasefire by firing from automatic weapons and shelling mortars along the Line of Control (LoC) in Poonch di...

CRPF sub inspector dies in militant attack

25/06/2017
Srinagar, Jun 24: A sub-inspector of the CRPF was killed while another jawan injured when militants attacked their vehicle at Pantha chowk, in the ou...

Yasin Malik detained

25/06/2017
Srinagar, Jun 24: The police today detained JKLF chairman Mohammad Yasin Malik from his residence here in the summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir. M...

World News

Car bomb in Syria’s Idlib province kills 10: War monitor

26/06/2017
Beirut: A car bomb killed 10 people in Syria's rebel-held Idlib province on Saturday, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, a Britain-based war mo...

Hopes fade in China as more landslide victims found with 93 missing

26/06/2017
Mao County: Rescue workers in China pulled more bodies out of piles of rock and mud on Sunday as they searched for 93 people still missing a day afte...

Panama Papers case ‘a joke’, says Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif

26/06/2017
London: Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has described the ongoing case in the Panama Papers Leaks case as a joke, rather than as an effort on ac...

Donald Trump denies obstructing FBI probe, says has no tapes of talks with Comey

24/06/2017
Washington: U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday he had not obstructed the FBI`s probe into alleged Russian meddling in the 2016 U.S. preside...

At least 11 dead in Pakistan’s Quetta explosion

24/06/2017
Balochistan: An explosion targeting a police vehicle in Pakistan`s southwestern Quetta city on Friday killed at least 11 people and injured around 20...

UN chief says he is engaged in bringing about India-Pak dialogue

22/06/2017
United Nations: UN chief Antonio Guterres has said he is engaged in bringing about a dialogue between India and Pakistan to resolve the Kashmir issue...

Saudi king upends royal succession, names son as 1st heir

22/06/2017
Riyadh: Saudi Arabia's King Salman today appointed his 31-year-old son Mohammed bin Salman as crown prince, placing him firmly as first-in-line to th...

Japan missile defence drill aims to ease concern over North Korean threat

22/06/2017
Tokyo: Japan opened a missile defence drill to the public on Wednesday, a move it says will reassure the country it is ready to counter any missile a...

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Adityanath govt has become an ‘inquiry committee’: SP

26/06/2017
Lucknow: With nearly half a dozen projects launched by former chief minister Akhilesh Yadav under the CBI scanner, the SP has attacked the Adityanath...

Microscopic minority in Goa opposed to development: Gadkari

26/06/2017
Panaji: Union minister Nitin Gadkari has said that "there is a microscopic minority in Goa which is anti-development and proving to be an obstacle fo...

Chhattisgarh Naxals fire upon IAF helicopter deployed to rescue injured jawans

26/06/2017
Tondamarka: Naxals on Sunday fired upon an Indian Air Force (IAF) helicopter deployed to rescue injured jawans in Tondamarka. On Saturday, two secur...

Heavy rains lash coastal Maharashtra

26/06/2017
Mumbai: The southwest monsoon, which has become active along the coastline of Maharashtra, has led to a heavy downpour in Mumbai and Konkan area. It...

Qatar issue: Demands by Arab states unlawful, says Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan

26/06/2017
Istanbul: President Tayyip Erdogan on Sunday dismissed calls for Turkey to close a military base in Qatar and said a wider list of demands issued by ...

Y V Reddy wanted to quit twice on difference with Chidambaram

26/06/2017
New Delhi: RBI governors share bittersweet relationship with the government but rarely has any central banker contemplated leaving his job twice, as ...

Jat stir affects rail, road network in Bharatpur, Dholpur

24/06/2017
Jaipur: Nine trains were cancelled and the road traffic remained affected in Bharatpur and neighbouring areas in Rajasthan due to a stir by Jats dema...

Nitish Kumar made ‘mistake’ by supporting Ram Nath Kovind for President: Lalu Prasad Yadav

24/06/2017
New Delhi: With Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar supporting National Democratic Alliance (NDA) presidential nominee Ram Nath Kovind, Rashtriya Janat...

Local

Kavinder, Nirmal, Priya meet Amarnath yatris, wish them a safe and comfortable pilgrimage

27/06/2017
JAMMU, June 26: Speaker, Legislative Assembly, Kavinder Gupta and Deputy Chief Minister, Dr. Nirmal Singh, today met the pilgrims, who have arrived ...

BJP observes Save Democracy Day

27/06/2017
JAMMU, June 26: BJP held a programme on "Save Democracy Day" on the 42nd year of the Emergency imposed by the then Congress Government to remember an...

Rana flags off 7-day Shree Hudh Mata Trisandhaya, prays for peace

27/06/2017
JAMMU, June 26: Flagging of the annual Shree Hudh Mata Trisandhaya from the historic Shree Ranbireshwar Mandir from the temple city of Jammu on Monda...

Kavinder stresses for time bound completion of projects

27/06/2017
JAMMU, June 26: Speaker, Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Assembly and MLA, Gandhi Nagar, kavinder Gupta today visited Barjala, Warehouse, Fourth Tawi B...

Peace, governance takes big hit under PDP-BJP: Slathia

27/06/2017
VIJAYPUR, June 26: Former minister and National Conference Sr State Vice President Mr Surjeet Singh Slathia on Monday said that peace and governance ...

Sat dedicates newly constructed and upgraded lanes/drains to residents of Ward 31

27/06/2017
JAMMU, June 26: Hundreds of residents of UNO lane, Vikas Lane, Hari Nagar and Puran Nagar areas of Ward 31 expressed their gratitude to State Preside...

Hunger Strike by Contractual lecturers enters 132nd day

27/06/2017
JAMMU, June 26: The hunger strike by contractual lecturers (10+2) enters 132th day but no response has been received from the govt. side till date. T...

Bhalla visits Eidgah, exchanges greetings; prays for peace & prosperity

27/06/2017
JAMMU, June 26: Former Minister and senior Congress leader Raman Bhalla today joined Eid celebrations with Muslim brethren marking the culmination of...

OP-ED News

J&K needs to pace up

15/06/2017
As the deadline has been preponed to 2022 from 2019 for completion of all the works of Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana (PMGSY) Phase I, the Ministry...

Achieving Durable Inflation

15/06/2017
One of the major objectives of Government of India and the Reserve Bank of India is achieving durable inflation. Inflation in India had reached 10-11...

Holding the Earth above us

15/06/2017
What is our earth like? What all does she hold? What is going to be the future of earth? And how should humans act with the elements of earth? Our mo...

Deep-Rooted Nexus

06/06/2017
Forensic Science Laboratory (FSL) has established forgery of policy documents of Jammu and Kashmir Public Service Commission, this major recruiting a...

To firm up cooperation

29/05/2017
India has announced a USD 500 million line of credit to Mauritius as the two countries decided to firm up cooperation in the field of maritime securi...

Sanitation: Keystone of public health

29/05/2017
Safe water, adequate sanitation and personal hygiene are indispensable for human health and progress. Lack of these can seriously impact psychologica...

Infiltration on rise

27/05/2017
The infiltration of militants has increased this year and over 200 militants are waiting along the Line of Control (LoC) for sneaking into Kashmir. A...

Relocating terror launch pads

26/05/2017
During the past few days, there have been clear signs that the militants, who were camping at launch pads close to the LoC in Pakistan occupied Kashm...

Legal Section

Crime Branch books fraudster

25/06/2017
Jammu, Jun 24: Crime Branch Jammu register a case against Rakesh Chopra S/o K.C. Chopra Prop. J&K Marketing and Advertising, 111/C Near Guru Har Kris...

HC directives in petition claiming for pay parity with the Sanitary Inspectors

25/06/2017
Jammu, Jun 24: In a petition seeking direction to the respondents to take a final decision with regard to their claim for pay parity with the Sanitar...

Court rejects bail Delhi based thief involved in theft at Bhawan

06/06/2017
Jammu, Jun 5: Sub-Judge Katra Sandeep Gandotra today rejected the bail application of one Sonu Sanu S/o Mohd Umar R/o Delhi E-1 405,Nand Nagri, Tehsi...

Contempt in Premature Retirement Case

HC shows displeasure; rejects application recalling of warrants of GAD Secy

03/06/2017
Jammu, Jun 2: Justice Alok Aradhe of J&K High Court Jammu Wing shown displeasure and rejected the application seeking recalling of bailable warrants ...

Rs.27.60 crore scam in J&K Housing Board

DB directs Senior AAG to file ATR within two weeks

27/05/2017
Jammu, May 26: A Division Bench of State High Court comprising Justice Alok Aradhe and Justice B.S. Walia in a significant order directed Senior Addi...

HC directives in petition challenging KCS Paper

25/05/2017
Jammu, May 24: In a petition seeking stay of KCS paper which is scheduled to be held on May 25, 2017, Justice Alok Aradhe of J&K High Court Jammu Win...

HC imposes cost of Rs 55000/- to CE

25/05/2017
Jammu, May 24: In a petition filed by Jai Krishan & ors seeking directions to the official respondents to regularize their services with effect from ...

HC’s directive for Govt. Employees possessing 2 reserved categories

HC Quashes Govt. Order issued in derogation of Sec. 19 of J&K Reservation Act, 2004

23/05/2017
Jammu, May 22: In a significant Judgment having wide public importance Justice Alok Aradhe of Jammu & Kashmir High Court has quashed Govt. Order date...

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