City and Neighbourhood

6- Day special coaching camp under Khelo India begins at Udhampur

UDHAMPUR, OCTOBER 17: A six day special coaching camp for Boys /Girls under 17 years in the discipline of Badminton, Table Tennis, Boxing, Yoga and Hockey today commenced here at Indoor Sports St...

Dir Agriculture reviews achievements under State Plan

Jammu, October 17: To review the Direct Benefit Transfer (DBT) under various Farmers Welfare Schemes under State and Central funding and review the progress under State CAPEX plan and centrally Spo...

Advisor Sharma meets public delegations, seeks fast-track redress people’s grievances

JAMMU, OCTOBER 17: Advisor to Governor, Kewal Kumar Sharma today met scores of public delegations and individuals who apprised him about their issues and demands here at weekly public hearing program...

BDC Elections: Training imparted to Polling staff at Doda

DODA, OCTOBER 17:Hands-on training programme on poll process through ballot box was conducted for Presiding officers and Polling Officers here ahead of Election to Block Development Council. The tra...

Training on PPC, GPDP held at Doda

DODA, OCTOBER 17: Training cum Refresher course on Gram Panchayat Development Plan (GPDP), Mission Antyodaya Survey-2019 and PPCs for block level officers of line departments was held here today. Ad...

Samba: Officials imparted training on GPDP formulation

Samba, October 17: Department of rural development today organised a training programme for block level officers here on Gram Panchayat Development Plan (GPDP). District Development commissioner Ro...

Block level officers imparted training in Rajouri

Rajouri, October 17: One day training cum refresher course for Block Level officials of the line departments for preparation of the Gram Panchayat Development Programme- Sabki Yojana Sabka Vikas was ...

BBBP campaign: DDC Kishtwar felicitates mothers blessed with girl child

KISHTWAR, OCTOBER 17: In continuation to celebration of ‘International Day of the Girl Child’ and to spread awareness about 'Beti Bachao Beti Padhao' under 'Noor Jevan Ka Betiyan' campaign, District ...

Paddy procurement centre inaugurated at Kathua

KATHUA, OCTOBER 17: District Development Commissioner, O P Bhagat today inaugurated a paddy procurement centre here at village Jakhbar. The DDC said that the motive behind opening the procurement ce...

DC Samba calls for effective road safety measures

Samba, October 17: District Development Commissioner Rohit Khajuria today sought effective road safety measures and asked the concerned to identify trouble spots and unauthorized cuts on National Hig...

Chief Secretary reviews Darbar move arrangements

Jammu, October 17: Chief Secretary BVR Subrahmanyam today reviewed the arrangements being put in place by various departments for move of offices from Srinagar to winter capital Jammu, here at a high...

Capacity building training on GPDP held at Ramban

RAMBAN, OCTOBER 17: Rural Development and Panchayati Raj (RD&PR) department today organized capacity building training on Gram Panchayat Development Plan (GPDP), Mission Antyodaya Survey and PPCs for...

Advisor Ganai reviews supply, stock positioning of food grains

JAMMU, OCTOBER 17: Advisor to Governor, Khurshid Ahmad Ganai has directed for timely stocking of food grain in the areas of Jammu and Kashmir facing harsh winters. He was reviewing the supply and ...

BDC Elections: 2nd randomization of polling staff held at Rajouri

Rajouri, October 17: The 2nd randomization of polling staff for Block Development Council (BDC) Elections was today held here under the chairmanship of the District Panchayat Election Officer (DPEO) ...

Indo-Pak bilateral ties subject to approval from PMs of both countries: Ganguly

Kolkata, Oct 17 : BCCI president-elect Sourav Ganguly has said that resumption of bilateral cricket ties with Pakistan is subject to approval from India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his counter...

3 LeT ultras killed; non-local trader, labourer shot dead in south Kashmir

SRINAGAR: Three ultras of Lashker-e-Taiba terror outfit were gunned down in an encounter with security forces, while militants killed a migrant labourer from Chhattisgarh and an apple trader from Pun...

BDC Elections: 2nd phase of poll staff randomization held in Budgam

BUDGAM, OCTOBER 16: The second phase of randomization of polling staff for the upcoming Block Development Council (BDC) polls was done in the presence of General Observers for Budgam here today. Thr...

Power shutdown

SRINAGAR, OCTOBER 16: According to the Chief Engineer EM&RE Wing Kashmir, in order to carry out necessary branch cutting, urgent maintenance and stabilization of 33kV lines of STD Bijbihara, power su...

Comm SMC chairs 2nd Supervisory-cum- Advisory Committee meet

SRINAGAR, OCTOBER 16: Commissioner Srinagar Municipal Corporation (SMC), Khurshid Ahmad Sanai today chaired the 2nd Supervisory-cum-Advisory Committee meeting to discuss the issues related to accommo...

Div Com directs early completion of ETP at Rangreth

SRINAGAR, OCTOBER 16: Divisional Commissioner Kashmir, Baseer Ahmad Khan today directed the officials to speed up the work on Effluent Treatment Plant (ETP) at Industrial Estate Rangreth. The Divi...

DDC inaugurates MIS counter at Kulgam

KULGAM, OCTOBER 16 - DDC Kulgam Showkat Aijaz Bhat along with representatives of NAFED today inaugurated counter of Market intervention Scheme (MIS) at Fruit Mandi Kulgam for procurement of apple p...

DDC G’bal discusses Solid Waste Management action plan

GANDERBAL, OCTOBER 16: District Development Commissioner Ganderbal, Hashmat Ali Khan today chaired a meeting with concerned officials of district administration and Municipal Councillors, Ganderbal...

Advisor Khan chairs SED meet over settlement of SRO-43 cases

SRINAGAR, OCTOBER 16: Advisor to Governor, Farooq Khan today chaired a meeting of School Education Department (SED) over the settlement of SRO-43 cases pending in the Department. The meeting was att...

SECY RDD reviews performance of RSETIs

SRINAGAR, OCTOBER 16: Secretary, Department of Rural Development and Panchayati Raj, Sheetal Nanda, today chaired a meeting to review the performance of Rural Self Employment Training Institutes (RSE...

DARPG team meets Secretaries of RDD, Culture

SRINAGAR, OCTOBER 16: A team from Department of Administrative Reforms and Public Grievances (DARPG) today met Secretaries of Rural Development Department (RDD) and Culture to have an overview of Pub...

Governor chairs first meeting of Srinagar Cluster University Council

SRINAGAR, OCT. 16: Governor Satya Pal Malik, Chancellor of the Cluster University of Srinagar, today chaired the first meeting of the University Council here at the Raj Bhavan. Advisor to Governor, ...

Chief Secretary reviews implementation of conservation, eco-restoration plan for Wular Lake

SRINAGAR, OCTOBER 16: Chief Secretary, BVR Subrahmanyam Wednesday reviewed the progress made on conservation and eco-restoration of Wular Lake by the Wular Conservation & Management Authority (WUCMA)...

Chief Secretary chairs 117th FAC

SRINAGAR, OCTOBER 16: The Forest Advisory Committee (FAC) headed by Chief Secretary, B V R Subrahmanyam in its 117th meeting held in Civil Secretariat, Srinagar cleared 43 proposals regarding use of ...

Chief Secretary chairs SEC of SDRF

Procurement of 13 more snow Plough Machines approved SRINAGAR, OCTOBER 16: The State Executive Committee (SEC) of the State Disaster Response Fund (SDRF) headed by Chief Secretary, B V R Subrahmany...

DARPG team calls on Advisor Skandan in Srinagar

SRINAGAR, OCTOBER 16: A team of Department of Administrative Reforms and Public Grievances (DARPG), Government of India, today called on Advisor to Governor, K Skandan to discuss arrangements made fo...

Advisor Sharma for result- oriented disposal of grievances

SRINAGAR, OCTOBER 16: Advisor to Governor K K Sharma today directed prompt and result-oriented disposal of grievances ensuring quality deliverance of services in a time bound manner. The Advisor dir...

Advisor Kumar reviews progress of major H&ME projects in JK

SRINAGAR, OCTOBER 16: Advisor to Governor, K Vijay Kumar today reviewed the progress of works of major projects of the Health & Medical Education (H&ME) Department being executed by various agencies ...

Advisor Kumar flags off teams for 42nd State Level Table Tennis Championship

SRINAGAR, OCTOBER 16: Advisor to Governor, K Vijay Kumar today flagged off a team of Table Tennis Players from Kashmir division along with the officials to participate in 42nd J&K State Table Tennis ...

Advisor Khan reviews working of Agriculture, Horticulture, allied sectors in Pulwama

PULWAMA, OCTOBER 16: Advisor to Governor, Farooq Khan, today visited Pulwama where he chaired a meeting to review progress achieved under Agriculture, Horticulture and allied sectors. The meeting w...

DIET Doda hosts orientation programme on RTE Act

DODA, OCTOBER 16:- A one day orientation programme for the DDOs (Principals & ZEOs ) of Education Department on Right to Education (RTE) Act-2009 & NCF-2005, was held today here at DIET Doda. Aroun...

Kishtwar: Entry of vehicles inside Chowgan banned

KISHTWAR, OCTOBER 16: District administration Kishtwar today put restriction on entry of vehicles inside the Chowgan ground to prevent damage to the greenery and safety of players & visitors. Distri...

Ramban: Awareness camp held for Students

RAMBAN, OCTOBER 16: Awareness on disaster management was today organized for students by Civil Defence, SDRF here at Government High School (GHS) Barakund of Sangaldan area. Around 150 students and ...

Jammu DDMA approves 49 SDRF compensation claims

JAMMU, OCTOBER 16: District Disaster Management Authority today approved forty nine compensation claims under SDRF here at its meeting chaired by Additional District Development Commissioner, Tanveer...

Div Com directs DCs to expedite land acquisition process

JAMMU, OCTOBER 16: Divisional Commissioner, Sanjeev Verma today directed the Deputy Commissioners of Jammu Division to expedite and complete the process of land acquisition pertaining to various depa...

Khelo India sports tourney begins in Kathua

KATHUA, OCTOBER 16:- As part of ‘Khelo India’ initiative, the District Youth Services and Sports Department today organized 4-day Inter Block District level Tournament here at Sports Stadium. Bot...

DDC Kathua reviews arrangements for Diwali festival

KATHUA OCTOBER 16:- District Development Commissioner Kathua, O P Bhagat today chaired a meeting to review the arrangements for the Diwali festival. The DDC directed Tehsildar Kathua, SHO and CEO, M...

Diwali arrangements finalized in Samba

SAMBA OCTOBER 16: The arrangements for smooth celeberation of Diwali festival were today finalized here at a meeting chaired by Deputy Commissioner Rohit Khajruia. The meeting was attended by senior...

Diwali festival arrangements finalized at Udhampur

UDHAMPUR, OCTOBER- 16:– The arrangements for the celebration of festival of lights Diwali were today finalized by district administration here at a meeting of officers and representatives of religiou...

Pakistan summons Indian envoy over 'ceasefire violations'

Islamabad, Oct 16: Pakistan summoned India's Deputy High Commissioner Gaurav Ahluwalia to protest over alleged ceasefire violations by Indian troops along the Line of Control (LoC) that killed three ...

Grenade attack on security force vehicle, no injury reported

Srinagar, Oct 16: Militants hurled a hand grenade towards a security force vehicle in south Kashmir district of Pulwama, official sources said on Wednesday. They said militants lobbed a hand grena...

Pak yet to respond to India's proposal to host meet between BSF and Pak Rangers

New Delhi, Oct 15: Pakistan has not yet responded to India's proposal on hosting the biannual meeting between the BSF and the Pakistan Rangers, another example of what appears to be the neighbour uni...

FO condemns Rajnath's statement on 'disintegration' of Pakistan

Islamabad, Oct 15: Pakistan condemned Defence Minister Rajnath Singh's remarks that no power can stop the nation's "disintegration" if Islamabad did not mend its ways. "We condemn the recent state...

India will not allow water to flow to Pakistan: Modi

Charki Dadri (Haryana), Oct 15: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said India would not allow its water to flow to Pakistan. "For 70 years, the water which belongs to India and the farmers o...

2 terrorists arrested in Ganderbal

Srinagar: Two terrorists belonging the pro-Pakistan outfit Hizbu-ul- Mujahideen were arrested in Ganderbal district, a police spokesman said. Acting on a credible information, police along with se...

Pak violates ceasefire, shells two sectors in Poonch

Jammu, Oct 15:The Pakistan Army targeted two sectors along the LoC in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district with mortars and small arms firing on Wednesday. The Indian Army effectively retaliated. ...

FATF should take note: Where are world's most wanted terrorists found?

New Delhi, Oct 13; When the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) meets in Paris to review Pakistans case on fight against terror, it must take cognisance of a recent question posed by Prime Minister Na...

Pakistan must end support to terror groups: US Senator

Washington, Oct 12: Pakistan must end support to the Taliban and other terror groups, a top American senator said a day after meeting Pakistani leadership in Islamabad. "Pakistan has an important...

Imran leads 'human chain' event on Kashmir Day

Islamabad, Oct 12: Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan led a 'human chain' event here to express solidarity with Kashmiris as 'Kashmir Day' was marked across the country. The several kilometres-lon...

Modi, Xi resolve to work together to face terror, radicalisation challenges

MAMALLAPURAM: Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping on Friday vowed to work together in facing the challenges of radicalisation and terrorism in India and China during a two-a...