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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Ganai for use of latest technology, innovation in forest protection
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Ganai for use of latest technology, innovation in forest protection

Advisor pitches for creation of post of CCF (Modernization) in Forest Department JAMMU, MARCH 12: Advisor to Governor, Mr Khurshid A Ganai today called for making optimum use…

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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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Power shut down on March 13
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Power shut down on March 13

SRINAGAR, MARCH 11: According to the power controller Kashmir, in order to carry out shifting of 33 KV line to newly erected poles and branch cutting of trees,…

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DDC reviews preparedness to tackle unpleasant weather
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DDC reviews preparedness to tackle unpleasant weather

SRINAGAR, MARCH 10: In view of weather forecast issued by Metrological Department, Deputy Commissioner Srinagar, convened a meeting of officers from Srinagar Municipal Corporation, Mechanical Engineering Department, Public…

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Div Com reviews functioning of train services in Kashmir
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Div Com reviews functioning of train services in Kashmir

SRINAGAR, MARCH 10: Divisional Commissioner Kashmir, Dr. Asgar Hassan Samoon, today held an officers meeting to review functioning of train services in Kashmir valley. The meeting was attended…

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Tourism Police slaps fine about Rs.50, 000 on violators
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Tourism Police slaps fine about Rs.50, 000 on violators

Srinagar: In its efforts to keep check on violations by tourism business units, tourism police has slapped a fine about fifty thousand on Hoteliers, Dhabas, Tea Stalls vendors,…

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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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Omar wishes speedy recovery to Geelani
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Omar wishes speedy recovery to Geelani

Srinagar/New Delhi:- Former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Omar Abdullah on Thursday prayed for the “speedy recovery” of senior Kashmiri separatist leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani shortly after he…

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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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Gunfight on in Jammu and Kashmir’s Pulwama
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Gunfight on in Jammu and Kashmir’s Pulwama

7:01 pm: Both the militants are believed to be foreigners. One has been identified as Ukasha aged 22-23. The other is yet to be identified. 7:00 pm: The Gunfight…

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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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