Div Com discusses arrangements for Jammu Festival – 2016
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Div Com discusses arrangements for Jammu Festival – 2016

JAMMU:- Divisional Commissioner Jammu, Dr Pawan Kotwal convened a meeting of senior officers to finalize the arrangements for Jammu Festival- 2016 here today. The meeting was attended by…

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Crucial SAC meeting postponed in J&K
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Crucial SAC meeting postponed in J&K

Jammu, March 15:- The crucial meeting of the State Advisory Council (SAC), headed by Governor N.N. Vohra, to finalise budget proposals for 2016-2017 in Jammu and Kashmir, scheduled…

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Govt’s path-breaking decision; Goes beyond NFSA
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Govt’s path-breaking decision; Goes beyond NFSA

SAC orders increase of ration scale from 5 kgs to 7 kgs per soul; Decision to be implemented from 1 April 2016 74.13 lakh souls in priority category…

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J&K to witness dry spell for 3 days
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J&K to witness dry spell for 3 days

JAMMU: – After the continuous spell of rains, dry weather has been forecast for Jammu and Kashmir for the next three days from today to March 16, as…

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Governor reviews status of Jhelum dredging work
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Governor reviews status of Jhelum dredging work

JAMMU, MARCH 13: Governor N.N Vohra reviewed the progress of ongoing dredging of river Jhelum from Anantnag to Baramulla. The ongoing dredging works in river Jhelum and its…

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Avalnache warning issued for next 24 hours
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Avalnache warning issued for next 24 hours

JAMMU:- An avalanche warning was again issued by the Snow and Avalanche Study Environment (SASE) for the higher reaches of Jammu and Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand. A…

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Jammu-Srinagar highway closed due to landslides
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Jammu-Srinagar highway closed due to landslides

Jammu, March 13: Landslides in Ramban district of Jammu region on Sunday forced closure of the strategic Jammu-Srinagar national highway which was briefly restored for traffic on Saturday,…

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J&K Governor Vohra meets Rajnath in New Delhi
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J&K Governor Vohra meets Rajnath in New Delhi

New Delhi: Days after Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) president Mehbooba Mufti hinted at forming a government in alliance with the BJP in Jammu and Kashmir, Home Minister Rajnath…

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High Level Committee set up to monitor TAMEIR Plans under PM’s Package
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High Level Committee set up to monitor TAMEIR Plans under PM’s Package

JAMMU, MARCH 12: Governor N. N. Vohra has approved the constitution of a High Level Monitoring Committee to undertake a monthly review of the implementation of the projects…

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National School of Drama to come up in J&K
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National School of Drama to come up in J&K

JAMMU: – The Central government has planned to set up a Regional Centre of prestigious National School of Drama (NSD) in Jammu and Kashmir. This was informed by…

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Farooq bats for AFSPA removal from peaceful areas
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Farooq bats for AFSPA removal from peaceful areas

JAMMU: National Conference president, Farooq Abdullah today said that he think that it is the security agencies who have to take a call on the removal of Armed…

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Governor reviews Jammu Airport Expansion project: Directs time bound action
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Governor reviews Jammu Airport Expansion project: Directs time bound action

JAMMU, MARCH 8:  Governor N.N.Vohra held an extensive meeting at Jammu Airport today to review various issues which have resulted in delay in the implementation of the project…

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Railways decides to introduce special trains on Holi for Shri Mata Vaishno Devi
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Railways decides to introduce special trains on Holi for Shri Mata Vaishno Devi

JAMMU: The Railways has decided to introduce special trains for Shri Mata Vaishno Devi on Holi to clear rush of passengers. From March 19 to 31, Delhi-Shri Mata Vaishno…

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Vidhu Vinod Chopra to shoot his upcoming film in J&K this year
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Vidhu Vinod Chopra to shoot his upcoming film in J&K this year

JAMMU, MARCH 9: Mr. Vidhu Vinod Chopra, Film Director and Producer, called on Governor N.N. Vohra, at the Civil Secretariat here today. On being informed by Mr. Chopra…

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Governor briefed on preparation of Budget for 2016-17
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Governor briefed on preparation of Budget for 2016-17

JAMMU, MARCH 9: In a meeting held at Civil Secretariat here today Governor N.N Vohra was provided a briefing about the preparation of Annual Budget 2016-17. The meeting…

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PDP has to take a call on Govt formation
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PDP has to take a call on Govt formation

JAMMU:  Bharatiya Janta Party has expressed that People’s Democratic Party (PDP) will take a call to break the political stalemate and they will have to take a call…

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Army organising recruitment rally at Doda
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Army organising recruitment rally at Doda

Jammu:  159 Infantry Battalion Territorial Army (Home & Hearth) DOGRA will be organising a Recruitment Rally for Soldier (General Duty), Clerk (Staff Duty) and Tradesman at Sports Stadium,…

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Murder accused in Bishnah area apprehended within shortest period   
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Murder accused in Bishnah area apprehended within shortest period  

Jammu, March 8: Jammu Police apprehended two murder assailants within the shortest period  who  committed the heinous crime in the Bishnah area late last night under the jurisdiction…

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Responsibility to provide conducive atmosphere to girl child primarily rests with family: Mehbooba
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Responsibility to provide conducive atmosphere to girl child primarily rests with family: Mehbooba

Srinagar, March 8: Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) President and Member parliament, Ms Mehbooba Mufti today said objective of observing the International Women’s Day is to change the way…

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GoI clears funding for ICPS implementation in J&K
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GoI clears funding for ICPS implementation in J&K

JAMMU: A proposal worth Rs 27.92 crore for funding Integrated Child Protection Scheme (ICPS) has been accepted by Project Approval Board (PAB) of the Ministry of Women &…

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