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Women to get 15% reservation in Non-Gazetted Posts in police: Lt Guv

Women to get 15% reservation in Non-Gazetted Posts in police: Lt Guv

Srinagar, Jan 24: Lieutenant governor Manoj Sinha on Monday approved 15% reservation for women in non-gazetted posts of Jammu and Kashmir police. “On #NationalGirlChildDay, approved 15% reservation for women in non-gazetted posts of @JmuKmrPolice. This is just the beginning. We are determined and committed to increase it further in the future,” he said in a […]

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Fresh traffic to be allowed from Srinagar to Jammu on highway tomorrow: Officials

Fresh traffic to be allowed from Srinagar to Jammu on highway tomorrow: Officials

Srinagar, Jan 24: Jammu-Srinagar highway, the only surface link connecting Kashmir Valley with the outside world, will reopen for “fresh one-way traffic” after two days closure on Tuesday, officials said.  The highway remained closed till around 1300 hours on Monday as a “loaded truck was deeply embedded in the mud” near Panthyal area in Ramban […]

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Jammu-Srinagar NH opens for stranded vehicles

Jammu-Srinagar NH opens for stranded vehicles

Banihal/Jammu, Jan 24 (PTI) The strategic Jammu-Srinagar national highway was cleared for stranded vehicles on Monday as road clearance agencies pulled out a rice-loaded truck that was stuck in mud near Panthiyal in Ramban district for nearly 30 hours, officials said. Senior Superintendent of Police, traffic, Shabir Ahmad Malik said 130 heavy motor vehicles and 10 […]

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R-Day: BSF troops on India-Pakistan border on high alert, says IG DK Boora

R-Day: BSF troops on India-Pakistan border on high alert, says IG DK Boora

Jammu, Jan 24 (PTI) BSF troops deployed on the India-Pakistan border in Jammu and Kashmir are on high alert following a threat of anti-social elements creating trouble on Republic Day, the force’s Inspector General DK Boora said on Monday. The Border Security Force (BSF) had already announced two-week-long heightened vigilance along the border, he said. […]

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Omicron may not evade all monoclonal antibodies, lab study suggests

Omicron may not evade all monoclonal antibodies, lab study suggests

Washington, Jan 24 (PTI) The Omicron variant of coronavirus may evade several, but not all, monoclonal antibodies used clinically to prevent patients from developing severe COVID-19, according to a laboratory study. Monoclonal antibodies are laboratory-made proteins that mimic the immune system’s ability to fight off harmful pathogens such as viruses. Several past studies have shown […]

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Will ensure peaceful Republic Day across Kashmir: IGP

Will ensure peaceful Republic Day across Kashmir: IGP

Srinagar, Jan 24: Inspector General of Police Kashmir range Vijay Kumar Monday said that all security arrangements have been put in place and that security forces will ensure peaceful conduct of Republic Day functions in Srinagar and other district headquarters of Valley. “Police, army and CRPF have been conducted security drills including area domination, drone […]

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Jammu-Srinagar highway shut as ‘loaded truck trapped in mudslide’

Jammu-Srinagar highway shut as ‘loaded truck trapped in mudslide’

Srinagar, Jan 24: Jammu-Srinagar highway, the only surface link connecting Kashmir Valley with the outside world, has been closed as a “loaded truck is deeply embedded in the mud” near Panthyal area in Ramban district, officials said. “Highway is still blocked at Panthyal due loaded truck deeply embedded in the mud. Restoration work is going […]

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Fresh snowfall in valley parts, weather improves

Fresh snowfall in valley parts, weather improves

Srinagar, Jan 24: Barring few places including Srinagar, night temperature recorded a fall in Kashmir Valley with mercury settling at minus 9.5°C in the world famous skiing resort of Gulmarg. Some places including famous resort of Pahalgam accumulated fresh snowfall. A meteorological department official here said that Srinagar received 2.6mm rainfall in last 24 hours […]

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Unvaccinated people, children below 15 yrs not allowed at R-Day parade: Guidelines

Unvaccinated people, children below 15 yrs not allowed at R-Day parade: Guidelines

 New Delhi, Jan 24 (PTI) People attending the Republic Day parade must be fully vaccinated against Covid and children below 15 years of age will not be allowed to attend the function, a set of guidelines issued by the Delhi Police stated. Police also said that people will have to adhere to all Covid-protocols, such […]

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Collective efforts needed to promote awareness about rights of girl child: Lt Guv

Collective efforts needed to promote awareness about rights of girl child: Lt Guv

Jammu, Jan 24 (PTI) Saluting daughters of the country for their accomplishments in various fields on National Girl Child Day, Jammu and Kashmir Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha on Monday called for securing equal rights for every girl child and empowering them with opportunities. Sinha asked people to make collective efforts to promote awareness about the […]