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Fresh snowfall drives rise in temperature

Srinagar: The Kashmir Valley received fresh snowfall on Tuesday following which minimum temperature rose in the mountainous region providing slight relief to the residents from the cold conditions. According to JKNS, higher reaches including Gulmarg, Pahalgam, Sonamarg, Pir Panchal and other mountain ranges and other places received moderate and plains witnessed light snowfall. The summer […]

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Union MoS Gangwar visits Ramban, inaugurates development works, distributes financial assistance

RAMBAN:  As a sequel to Center government’s public outreach programme, Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Labour and Employment, Santosh Kumar Gangwar, today visited Ramban district and inaugurated Power Receiving Station, Chanderkote, Fruit and Vegetable Market Batote. Union Minister, while addressing a mammoth gathering at Batote, highlighted the significance of various centrally sponsored schemes in raising […]

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JK Home Department refutes News Report

'No separate file for promotion of Davinder Singh ever been processed'

JAMMU: Jammu and Kashmir Home Department today strongly refuted a news report appearing in a section of press with the caption “Persuasive Singh won over L-G for promotion” Rebutting the news report appearing in the 18th  January 2020 edition of Asian Age Newspaper, the Home Department made it clear  that ‘No separate file for promotion […]

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Polls to nearly 13,000 gram panchayats in JK likely to be held in Feb

New Delhi: The elections to the nearly 13,000 vacant posts of panch and sarpanch in gram panchayats in Jammu and Kashmir is likely to be held next month and a notification is this regard is expected to be issued on January 25, officials said on Friday. If the polls take place, it will be the first […]

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Div Com reviews preparations for special urban outreach programme being held in Srinagar

7-day programme being held between January 9 and 22

SRINAGAR: Divisional Commissioner Kashmir Baseer Ahmad Khan Tuesday reviewed the preparations for the special 7-day urban outreach programme being held in Srinagar city. The special outreach programme with similar format and purpose as that of the flagship Back to Village programme of the government is aimed at reviewing development needs of the Srinagar city and […]

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NRC in JK will target Rohingyas, other infiltrators: BJP

NRC in JK will target Rohingyas, other infiltrators: BJP

‘Delimitation committee to be constituted by end of December 2019’

Owais Gul Srinagar: The Rohingyas and other infiltrators present in the Jammu and Kashmir will be expelled soon, Bharatiya Janata Party’s (BJP) Jammu and Kashmir unit said on Tuesday. The statement comes a day after the Union Home Minister Amit Shah set a 2024 deadline for implementing the hugely divisive NRC across the country, stating […]

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Advisor Sharma takes review of power scenario in Kashmir

Advisor Sharma takes review of power scenario in Kashmir

Asks officials to learn from failures, remain prepared

SRINAGAR: Advisor to Lieutenant Governor, K.K Sharma today chaired an extensive post snowfall review meeting with the officials of Power Development Department (PDD)—directing officers to learn lessons from the challenges and remain prepared much in advance. Addressing the officers here in Srinagar, the Advisor urged officers of PDD and its allied wings to go for […]

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Lt. Guv directs for immediate safety audit of all 20-year-old bridges across J&K

Reviews performance of PMGSY, Tourism sector

Jammu: Lieutenant Governor, Girish Chandra Murmu today directed for immediate safety audit and 100% checking of bridges constructed 20 years back and undertaking repair/ retrofitting wherever required. He passed these directions during a meeting he chaired to review the performance of PMGSY in J&K at the Civil Secretariat. Sh. Kewal Kumar Sharma, Advisor to the […]

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Div Com asks SMC to intensify dog sterilization

Div Com asks SMC to intensify dog sterilization

Directs mass awareness regarding waste management

SRINAGAR: In pursuance of direction of High Court of Jammu and Kashmir regarding PIL no. 361/2011 c/w PIL no. 12/2018 titled A.R Hanjura V/S State, Divisional Commissioner, Kashmir, Baseer Ahmed Khan today chaired a meeting to discuss the menace of dog bites, particularly, those having rabies. The meeting was attended by Amicus Curiae, A.H Naik, […]

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JK Tourism Deptt participates in World Travel Mart London

JK Tourism Deptt participates in World Travel Mart London

Navin Chaudhary interacts with global tourism players

SRINAGAR: Jammu and Kashmir Tourism Department participated in World Travel Mart in London to showcase the huge potential J&K offers to visitors, travelers and adventure lovers. Principal Secretary Tourism Navin Kumar Choudhary along with Deputy Secretary Tourism Waseem Raja attended the prestigious event to promote J&K’s tourism potential among the travel leaders of the globe. […]

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