Rajouri: FOB organizes awareness camp on RTI Act

Rajouri : Regional Outreach Bureau, Ministry of Information and broadcasting, Field Outreach Bureau, Rajouri organised an awareness programme on Right to Information Act (RTI) here at ITI Sunderbani. Officials and experts informed the participants ...

DC Jmu reviews Special Summary Revision of Electoral Rolls

JAMMU, DECEMBER 17: Deputy Commissioner, Ramesh Kumar, who is also the District Election Officer, today chaired a meeting of AROs and AEROs to review the progress achieved under Special Summary Revision of Electoral Rolls - 2018 in the district. Th...

DDC Jmu reviews functioning of Rural Development Department

JAMMU, DECEMBER 17: District Development Commissioner Jammu Ramesh Kumar today convened a meeting of sectoral officers, engineers and other field functionaries to review the development activities under various schemes of Rural Development Depar...

Advisor Kumar reviews progress on ‘Jambu Zoo’

JAMMU, DECEMBER 17: With a view to discuss progress on prestigious Jambu Zoo Project being developed by the Forest Department here at Khanpur area and to resolve the issues for its early completion, Advisor to Governor, K Vijay Kumar today chair...

Advisor Kumar discusses border development issues with DCs, SSPs of border districts

JAMMU, DECEMBER 17: Advisor to Governor, K Vijay Kumar today chaired a meeting of the Deputy Commissioners and SSPs of the border districts of the state to discuss the issue of development of border areas. IGP Jammu Dr S D Singh Jamwal was presen...

Power shutdown

JAMMU, DECEMBER 17: As per Chief Engineer, Elect. Maintt. and R.E. Wing, Jammu, the power supply to Nandpur, Jerada, Baba Chmalyal, Adhelar, Ram Garh, Mahal, Kamore, Rehal, Rangoor, Barota, ChakHasla and its adjoining areas fed from 33KV Nandpur ...

Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya starts functioning in Kishtwar

KISHTWAR, DECEMBER 17: Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalaya, one of the premier educational institutes of the country, today started its functioning in the district with Deputy Commissioner, Angrez Singh Rana, inaugurating the classes in the Vidalaya, Shalima...

Director flags off farmers group for training outside State

JAMMU, DECEMBER 17: A group of 33 farmers from different districts of Jammu division was flagged off for a five-day training programme outside the state by Director Agriculture H. K. Razdan here today. The training programme is being organized by...

DDC Rajouri flags off interstate exposure tour of farmers

RAJOURI, DECEMBER 17: District Development Commissioner, Mohammad Aijaz Asad today flagged off a group of 30 progressive farmers of different areas of the district for an interstate exposure tour to acquaint the farmers with latest technology and ag...

Training on IT-enabled ‘Govt Process Reengineering’ for officers begins in Jammu

JAMMU, DECEMBER 17: Information Technology Department in collaboration with National Institute of Smart Governance (NISG) today started 3-Day training program on ‘Government Process Re-engineering’ and 5-Day program on ‘Project Management PRINCE2’...

Governor grants ex-gratia of Rs 5 lakh to kin of ASHAs

JAMMU, DECEMBER 17: GovernorSatya Pal Malik handed over cheques of ex-gratia relief of Rs. 5 lakhs each to the kin of three deceased ASHAs who were working under National Health Mission, at the Raj Bhavan here today. Sh. Umang Narula, Principal S...

Div Com reviews disbursement of assistance to snowfall affected orchardists

SRINAGAR, DECEMBER 17: Divisional Commissioner Kashmir, Baseer Ahmad Khan today reviewed the disbursement of financial assistance in favour of farmers and orchardists, who suffered damage to crops and trees due to the heavy snowfall in the month o...

Cong not serious to debate Rafale issue in parliament: Nadda

Shimla, Dec 17 (UNI) Union minister JP Nadda on Monday alleged that Congress is not serious to debate the issue of Rafale deal in parliament. Addressing a press conference here, he said government was ready to discuss the issue in the winter sess...

DMK chief proposal to project Rahul as PM candidate fails to make headway

New Delhi, Dec 17 (UNI) A day after DMK chief M K Stalin mooted the idea of projecting Congress president Rahul Gandhi as the leader of the non-BJP alliance, the Communist Party of India- Marxist (CPI-M) and Trinamool Congress of Mamata Banerjee out...

Bhupesh Baghel takes oath as Chhattisgarh Chief Minister

Raipur, Dec 17 (UNI) Bhupesh Baghel was on Monday sworn-in as Chief Minister of Chhattisgarh. Baghel has now become the third Chief Minister of state. Two other Ministers were also sworn-in with Baghel. Governor Anandiben Patel administered oath ...

Suresh Prabhu releases Manual of Operating Practices for Trade Remedy Investigations

New Delhi, Dec 17 (UNI) Union Commerce and Industry Minister Suresh Prabhu released the first ever Manual of Operating Practices for Trade Remedy Investigations and Handbook of Operating Procedures of Trade Defence Wing, here on Monday. The Mini...

Phethai' Cyclone makes landfall at Yanam, 1 killed ; huge damage to crops

Vijayawada, Dec 17 (UNI) The 'Phethai' Cyclone crossed Andhra Pradesh coast close to south of Yanam, near Kakinada in East Godavari district between 1330 and 1430 hours on Monday. According to India Meteorological Department (IMD), it is very lik...

Anti-Sikh riots: INC's Sajjan Kumar to contest Delhi High Court sentence

New Delhi, Dec 17 (UNI) Indian National Congress leader Sajjan Kumar was found guilty and sentenced to life imprisonment in the infamous 1984 anti-Sikh riots by Delhi High Court on Monday, closing a chapter in a dark patch in the history of the worl...

Religare Health Insurance gets Best Travel Insurance award

New Delhi, Dec 17 (UNI) Religare Health Insurance has been conferred India’s ‘Best Travel Insurance’ award at ‘The India Travel Awards’. This was the fifth edition of the awards, organised by the DDP Group to recognise, facilitate and celebrate ...

AN-32 Passenger Air services to Kargil from Dec 26

SRINAGAR, December 17: Divisional Commissioner Kashmir Baseer Ahmad Khan today convened a meeting with Civil Administration, Police and Aviation authorities to review the necessary arrangements for operationalisation of AN-32 Air Courier service...

Dy CEO flags off students for exchange tour

BARAMULLA, DECEMBER 17: A group of 50 students was today flagged off by Deputy Chief Education Officer Balbir Singh Raina for an exchange tour programme to Haryana under Samagra Shiksha scheme. Speaking on the occasion, Deputy CEO said that the t...

JK SLSA bags best North Zone PLV Award

NEW DELHI, DECEMBER 17: A Para Legal Volunteer of J&K State Legal Services Authority, BilqueesTantray from Srinagar has been felicitated and awarded as best PLV for North Zone of India in Commendation Ceremony held at New Delhi. In an impressive ce...

Ganderbal: DDC reviews Republic Day arrangements

GANDERBAL, DECEMBER 17: District Development Commissioner Ganderbal, Dr. Piyush Singla today chaired a meeting to review the arrangements for Republic Day 2019 celebration. Highlighting the importance of the Republic Day, the Deputy Commissioner, w...

Rohit Kansal reviews modalities for rationalization of Works Divisions

JAMMU, DECEMBER 17: Principal Secretary, Planning Development & Monitoring, Rohit Kansal chaired a high-level meeting here today to firm-up the roadmap for rationalization of field-level Works Divisions Power, R&B, PHE and I&FC Departments. Commi...

ADC inaugurates Rural volleyball tourney

BANDIPORA, DECEMBER 17: Additional Deputy Commissioner Bandipora Zahoor Ahmad Mir Monday inaugurated Rural Volleyball tournament at Bonakoot under Khelo India programme. Eight teams from Bonakoot and adjoining villages are participating in the to...

State’s first Electoral Literacy Club established in Kathua: DEO

KATHUA, DECEMBER 17:- District Election Officer Kathua, Rohit Khajuria, today informed that Kathua district has got the distinction of becoming the first district of the state in establishing Electoral Literacy Clubs(ELCs), aimed at imparting elec...

Rahul hails decision by MP CM Kamal Nath to waive off farm loans

New Delhi, Dec 17 (UNI) Congress president rahul Gandhi on Monday hailed the decision of the Madhya Pradesh chief minister Kamal Nath to waive off the farm loans by farmers in the state. ‘’CM, Madhya Pradesh, waives farm loans. 1 done. 2 to go,’’...

PM, Vasundhara congratulate Gehlot, Pilot on assuming charge

New Delhi, Dec 17(UNI) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday congratulated Ashok Gehlot and Sachin Pilot who were administered the oath of office and secrecy as the Chief Minister and Deputy Chief Minister of Rajasthan respectively. Mr Modi twee...

Khashoggi's Murder: Trudeau hints at possible pullout from Saudi deal

Ottawa, Dec 17 (UNI) Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau during an interview with a news Channel, CTV has revealed that Canada is looking into how it could end its export of light-armoured vehicles to Saudi Arabia. "The murder of a journalist ...

Govt mislead court on Rafale, says Cong as it moves breach of privilege notice in Par

New Delhi, Dec 17 (UNI) The Congress on Monday charged the Government of misleading the Supreme court and the Nation and alleged that it has committed a breach of privilege of Parliament. Addressing reporters here, Leader of the Opposition in the...

Before visiting Haryana, Kejriwal must clarify stand on SYL canal : Vij

Chandigarh, Dec 17 (UNI) Haryana Health Minister Anil Vij said before visiting the state, Delhi Chief Minister and AAP supremo Arvind Kejriwal must clarify his stand on Satluj Yamuna Link (SYL) canal that whether he is in favour of giving SYL canal ...

President to visit Hyderabad for Southern sojourn from Dec 21

Hyderabad, Dec 17 (UNI) : President Ram Nath Kovind would pay a four-day visit to Hyderabad from December 21 as part of Southern Sojourn. Telangana Chief Secretary S. K. Joshi held a meeting with officials of different departments here on Monday on...

Bajaj Auto launches Platina 110 bike at Rs 49,000/-

New Delhi, Dec 17 (UNI) Automobile company Bajaj Auto on Monday launched the new Platina 110 to provide customers with a new standard in ride comfort at the price of Rs 49,197 (ex-showroom Delhi). "The new Platina 110 couples breakthrough comfort, ...

Rahul misleading people on Rafel deal, Apex Court verdict, a slap on Congress: Maurya

Patna, Dec 17 (UNI) Uttar Pradesh Deputy Chief Minister and senior BJP leader Keshav Prasad Maurya today accused Mr Rahul Gandhi of misleading the nation on Rafel defence deal and the recent verdict of Supreme Court on the issue was a slap on Mr Gan...

No one had any doubts on Congress role in 1984 anti-Sikh riots: Amit Shah

New Delhi, Dec 17 (UNI) BJP chief Amit Shah on Monday hailed the Delhi High Court ruling that held Congress leader Sajjan Kumar guilty of involvement in 1984 anti-Sikh carnage and maintained that the possibility of Congress role in the riots was nev...