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24-Aug-2019 Kazan Arena

Spectacular opening to WorldSkills Kazan 2019

The world’s biggest international vocational skills competition, WorldSkills Kazan 2019 got underway with a grand ceremony at Kazan, Russia. The 48-member Indian  team, resplendent in colourful attire, wowed spectators as they walked through the parade...

24-Aug-2019 Chandigarh

550th Birth Anniversary Celebrations Of Sri Guru Nanak Dev Ji

“The Department of Local Bodies is pumping in Rs. 58 Crore to build infrastructure, renovation and recarpetting of roads, and to provide other basic amenities to the lakhs of pilgrims who would visit the cities of Sultanpur Lodhi, Batala and Dera Baba Nanak...

24-Aug-2019 Lohian (Jalandhar)

ACS and Secretary Agriculture visits flood affected areas of the district

On the directions of Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh, Additional Chief Secretary Vishavjeet Khanna, accompanied by Secretary Agriculture KS Pannu, today visited the flood hit areas of Jalandhar district.Extending a major relief to the farmers...

24-Aug-2019 Jalandhar

District administration starts massive fogging drive in flood-hit areas

To keep check on the spread of water-borne disease in the flood-hit villages, the district administration on Saturday started fogging drive in these areas with six fogging machines in the affected areas.Divulging the details, the deputy commissioner Varinder...

24-Aug-2019 Ludhiana

Jallianwala Bagh Centenary Exhibition Starts At Ludhiana

Deputy Commissioner Pradeep Kumar Agrawal today underscored the need for keeping the younger generations of the country abreast with sacrifices made by our great freedom fighters to imbibe a feeling of nationalism and patriotism amongst them.Addressing the...

24-Aug-2019 Bholewal (Ludhiana)

Now, No Flood Threat In District Ludhiana-Bharat Bhushan Ashu

The plugging work on the breach occurred on the path across the Sutlej river at the village Bholewal Kadim was reviewed by Cabinet Minister for Food, Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs, Punjab Bharat Bhushan Ashu and Member of Lok Sabha Ravneet Singh Bittu...

24-Aug-2019 Chandigarh

Punjab Ministers Oversee Relief and Rescue Operations

In wake of massive flood fury in various districts of Doaba and Malwa, the Punjab Ministers as well as the Speaker of Punjab Vidhan Sabha visited the affected areas informed an official spokesman of Government of Punjab.Rural Development and Panchyats Minister,...

24-Aug-2019 Ferozepur

Relief Camps Prove To Be Blessings For Flood Affected People

Initiatives taken by the state government to cater the flood-affected people in the marooned villages are proving to be blessings for the flood-hit population as various essential commodities such as food packets, water bottles, medicines and vaccination to the...

24-Aug-2019 Baramulla

DC visits fruit Mandi, SDH Sopore

Deputy Commissioner Baramulla on Saturday visited fruit mandi Sopore where he held a meeting with the representatives of Fruit Growers Association, Transporters representatives and concerned officers. The aim of the meeting was to address the grievances of...

24-Aug-2019 Srinagar

Block Development Council elections soon : Government

Jammu and Kashmir Government has decided to hold Block Development Council (BDC) elections across the state soon.This was stated during an evening presser here addressed by Principal Secretary Planning and Development, Rohit Kansal, who is also Government’s...

24-Aug-2019 Jammu

Strengthening Health & Wellness Centres

National Health Mission, J&K, as an endeavour to strengthen Health & Wellness Centres (HWCs) in the State for providing Comprehensive Primary Health Care (CPHC) under Ayushman Bharat, India’s path to Universal Health Coverage, selected 500 Mid-Level Health...

24-Aug-2019 Ramban

DDC Ramban interacts with locals at Neel Batoo

District Development Commissioner (DDC),   Nazim Zai Khan today conducted extensive tour of far off area Neel Batoo of Banihal and listened to the public grievances besides assessing the status of prevailing situation, availability of essential supplies...

24-Aug-2019 Udhampur

Secy School Education reviews developmental activities in Udhampur

Commissioner Secretary to Government School Education Department, Sarita Chauhan  reviewed the achievements made under key sectors in this District, here at a meeting.She is incharge Secretary for Udhampur district to monitor the Developmental works and other...

24-Aug-2019 Mumbai

B4U Hits a Hat-trick!!!

B4U Network, popularly known for its Bollywood Music and Movie channels, recently launched B4U Kadak as its premium offering in the Hindi Movie Genre & B4U Bhojpuri in the Bhojpuri Movie Genre. Now in a spectacular feat, both the newly launched channels,...

23-Aug-2019 Mumbai

Saaho become the first Telugu film to receive a Twitter emoji

Prabhas’ trilingual film Saaho has become the first Telugu film to have an emoji on the microblogging platform, Twitter. Directed by Sujeeth, Saaho reportedly is made with a budget of Rs 300 crore and is to release on August 30. The film earlier scheduled for...

23-Aug-2019 Mumbai

Vicky Kaushal and Nora Fatehi's Pachtaoge out now

Vicky Kaushal’s first music video titled Pachtaoge, along with Nora Fatehi was dropped by T-series on Friday. Sung by Arijit Singh, Pachtaoge has been composed & written by Jaani with music by B Praak.The song's video follows Vicky Kaushal who learns about...

23-Aug-2019 Mumbai

Pal Pal Dil Ke Paas Title Track Will Be Out Soon Says Sunny Deol

Politician and Filmmaker Sunny Deol drops a new teaser of “Pal Pal Dil Ke Paas” title song and confirms that the song will be out soon!. Sunny Deol’s son Karan is all set to take the Deol family legacy forward with his upcoming romantic debut film, ‘Pal Pal Dil...

23-Aug-2019 Srinagar

Advisor Kewal Kumar Sharma review progress on Srinagar Sewerage Schemes

Advisor to Governor Kewal Kumar Sharma on Monday took a thorough review of progress on Srinagar Sewerage Schemes being executed by various departments—directing officials to complete the projects within stipulated deadlines.Chairing a high level meeting here,...

23-Aug-2019 Srinagar

Advisor Khurshid Ahmed Ganai listens to public grievances at Jammu

Advisor to the Governor, Khurshid Ahmed Ganai today listened to people’s issues here under the aegis of Governor’s Grievance Cell. He met several public delegations and individuals, who apprised him about their issues and demands.Around 25 deputations and scores...

23-Aug-2019 New Delhi

MoS (PP) Dr Jitendra Singh presents ANUBHAV awards, 2019

The Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) for the Ministry of Development of North Eastern Region and Minister of State for Prime Minister’s Office, Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances & Pensions, Departments of Atomic Energy and Space, Dr....

23-Aug-2019 New Delhi

Smriti Zubin Irani confers POSHAN Abhiyaan Awards

Ministry of Women and Child Development (WCD)recognized significant contributions of State Governments, District teams, Block level teams and Field Functionaries at the POSHAN Abhiyaan Award Ceremony for 2018-19 held in New Delhi, today. The commitment of Associated...

23-Aug-2019 New Delhi

Education can help to overcome prejudices: Ram Nath Kovind

President Ram Nath Kovind on Friday said education can play an important role in overcoming prejudices and that it needs to go beyond mere literacy.“We need to evaluate and evolve the premise, goals and structure of our education system. Education needs to go...

23-Aug-2019 Paris

India, France move to boost a robust relationship

The late summer sun had already set when French President Emmanuel Macron and Prime Minister Narendra Modi emerged from their extended meeting held in the historic halls of the Napoleonic château at Chantilly, about 60 km north of Paris, on Thursday evening....

23-Aug-2019 New Delhi

NITI Aayog releases Report on the Composite Water Management Index 2.0

To supplement the efforts of Jal Shakti Ministry, NITI Aayog has prepared the second Round of Composite Water Management Index (CWMI 2.0).The Report was launched today by Shri Gajendra Singh Shekhawat, Minister of Jal Shakti, and Dr. Rajiv Kumar, Vice Chairman,...

23-Aug-2019 North Sound (Antigua)

Look to middle everything even at the nets: Virat Kohli to Viv Richards

The old adage goes that winners don't do different things, they do things differently. And it has once again come to the fore as India captain Virat Kohli and West Indies legend Viv Richards have revealed in their recent chat on BCCI.TV that while Kohli...

23-Aug-2019 Mumbai

It’s always best to play your age: Suniel Shetty

Actor Suniel Shetty who essays a mentor in his debut Kannada film, “Pehlwaan”, says it is always best to play your age in films.“I am playing a mentor to Sudeep’s character in the film, a father figure to the protagonist. It was exciting because I always wanted...

23-Aug-2019 Mumbai

Pooja Hegde, Diana, Tara Sutaria walk ramp on LFW 2019 Day 4

Bollywood actresses Pooja Hegde, Diana Penty and Tara Sutaria on Friday walked the ramp on Day 4 of the Lakme Fashion Week Winter/Festive 2019.Pooja turned showstopper for designer Jayanti Reddy while Diana and Tara closed the shows for Riddhi Mehra and veteran...

23-Aug-2019 Amritsar

Town Hall Meeting for MSME Entrepreneurs in Amritsar, Punjab

FIDD, Chandigarh organized a Town Hall meeting for MSME Entrepreneurs on August 23, 2019 in Amritsar, Punjab. The meeting was chaired by Shri Anil K. Sharma, Executive Director, RBI.Smt. RachnaDikshit, Regional Director (Punjab, Haryana & UT Chandigarh),...

23-Aug-2019 New Delhi

Himachal conferred with three national awards under Poshan Abhiyan

Himachal Pradesh has won three national awards under the Poshan Abhiyan.These awards were given by Women and Child Development Minister Smriti Irani on Friday at a function in New Delhi to the States, Districts, Blocks and Anganwadi Workers for their contributions...

23-Aug-2019 Mumbai

Mahesh Babu To Perform Army Action Sequences In Sarileru Neekevvaru

Mahesh Babu

Superstar Mahesh Babu performs Army action sequences for the first time in his career with ‘Sarileru Neekevvaru’!Superstar Mahesh Babu, who recently shot in Kashmir for the sequence of his upcoming movie Sarileru Neekevvaru is going to be playing the role of an...

23-Aug-2019 Mumbai

Check Out Chhichhore Dosti Special Trailer

The makers are out with second and hilarious new trailer of Chhichhore, Dosti Special, which will take down people down memory lane during their college days and relive friendship with their long lost friends.The official handle of Fox Star Hindi dropped...

23-Aug-2019 Mumbai

My Debut At Lakme Fashion Week Says Mrunal Thakur

After back to back massive hits, Super 30 and Batla House, actress Mrunal Thakur makes her ramp-walk debut at on-going Lakme Fashion Week here in Mumbai.The star-stubbed fashion extravaganza saw Mrunal Thakur walked the ramp in a traditional outfit by Designer...

23-Aug-2019 Mumbai

WHAT!? Aly Goni’s Rumoured Girlfriend On Nach Baliye?

There are multiple news of actors Aly Goni and Jasmin Bhasin of dating each other ever since their previous reality-show! But they have time and again cleared the rumors that they are just ‘best friends.’Aly Goni, who is currently seen on StarPlus’ couples...

23-Aug-2019 Mumbai

Dhanush Drops Asuran Second Look

After dropping the first look from Asuran, actor Dhanush has released the second look poster from the film, the actor is looking much younger and sporting a moustache.Actor Dhanush shared the poster on his social media profile. He captioned it, “#Asuran look...

23-Aug-2019 Landran

CGC Landran’s Grand Welcome Party for Freshers’

Fun-filled Freshers’ Party, Jashan 2019 was held today at the campus of Chandigarh Group of Colleges, Landran to welcome the new batch. The students showcased their talent in various artforms such as, Classical dance, group singing, Bhangra, Natti, Theme Based...

23-Aug-2019 Budgam

Status of schemes under Rural Development Sector reviewed by DDC Budgam

District Development Commissioner Budgam Tariq Hussain Ganie today chaired a meeting to review the status and progress achieved under various flagship schemes and developmental programmes initiated by Rural Development Department in the district.The meeting among...

23-Aug-2019 Srinagar

Advisor Farooq Ahmed Khan reviews Muharram arrangements

Advisor to Governor Farooq Khan today convened a meeting of concerned officers to review the arrangements made for the forthcoming Muharram-ul-Harram.Divisional Commissioner Kashmir Baseer Ahmad Khan, Deputy Commissioner Srinagar Shahid Iqbal Chowdhary, Deputy...

22-Aug-2019 New Delhi

WTO reforms must be taken up by all member countries: Piyush Goyal

The time has come to take on the policies of protectionism and unilateral measures by some developed countries that are having an adverse effect on global free trade  and if this continues there will be recession in the world and no country will escape...

22-Aug-2019 New Delhi

Prahlad Singh Patel launches the book ‘the Diary of Manu Gandhi’

Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Culture and Tourism, Prahlad Singh Patel launched the book ‘the Diary of Manu Gandhi’ (1943-44) at a function in the  auditorium of Nehru Memorial Museum and Library today in New Delhi. The book has been...

22-Aug-2019

MoU between AWHO and Tata Realty

A historic milestone was reached with the signing of an MoU between Indian Army and Tata Realty & Housing on 22 Aug 2019. The MoU enables the personnel of Indian  Army to immediately take over  dwelling units in 13 ‘Ready to Move in’ projects...

22-Aug-2019 New Delhi

Amit Shah chairs the 24th Meeting of Western Zonal Council at Panaji

Union Minister for Home Affairs, Amit Shah chaired the 24th meeting of the Western Zonal Council at Panaji (Goa) today. Other Dignitaries attending the meeting  included Chief Minister Gujarat, Shri Vijay Rupani, CM Maharashtra, Shri Devendra Fadnavis,...

22-Aug-2019 Mumbai

Shah Rukh Khan And Emraan Hashmi – Interrogator Gets Interrogated

Shah Rukh Khan, who is all set to explore digital space with Netflix India, is leaving no-stone-unturned to promote the first series “Bard Of Blood” starring Emraan Hashmi in the lead roles.Shah Rukh Khan and Netflix has been releasing interesting and quirky...

22-Aug-2019 Shimla

Governor reviews the progress of UHF Nauni

Vice-Chancellor, University of Horticulture and Forestry, Nauni Parvinder Kaushal called on Governor Kalraj Mishra here at Raj Bhavan today and gave a detailed presentation on the achievements and activities of the University.The Governor while reviewing the progress...

22-Aug-2019 Shimla

Governor stresses on intensive scientific research on potato

Governor Kalraj Mishra has stressed the need to undertake intensive scientific research work on potato so that more and more farmers could be encouraged for its cultivation and making it a major source of their livelihood. He was speaking during a function organized...

22-Aug-2019 Chandigarh

Novel strategizing by Cooperation Minister Sukhjinder Singh Randhawa

“The Markfed has emerged as one of the most significant part of the Cooperative sector of Punjab and is well on its way to harness its immense potential to be the top money spinner for the economy of Punjab.” This was disclosed here today by the Managing...

22-Aug-2019 Chandigarh

Monsoons and the ensuing festival season puts FDA on guard

In view of monsoons and the ensuing festival season, the frequency of inspections and subsequent sampling has been intensified so much so that nearly 8000 samples have been drawn in the past 45 days, to ensure quality milk and milk products to the people,...

22-Aug-2019 Jalandhar

World’s leading Accor Hotel Group’s brands sign MoU with LPU

World’s leading and France headquartered Accor Hotel Group’s brands ‘Pullman and Novotel’ have signed an MoU with Lovely Professional University (LPU), today. The signing ceremony took place at the university board room amid the presence of LPU Chancellor Mr...

22-Aug-2019 Srinagar

Advisor Farooq Ahmed Khan reviews progress of RDD schemes

Advisor to Governor Farooq Khan today chaired a meeting here to review progress on various ongoing schemes being undertaken by Rural Development Department.The meeting was attended by Secretary Rural Development Department Sheetal Nanda, Mission Director JKSRLM,...

22-Aug-2019 Srinagar

PCCF reviews functioning of Forest Department

Principal Chief Conservator Forests, Dr Mohit Gera, today convened a meeting here to review the functioning of the Department in Kashmir region and take stock of implementation of decisions taken in the previous meetings chaired by Advisor to Governor K. Vijay...

22-Aug-2019 Kathua

Kathua admin hosts capacity building program for Sarpanchs

For capacity building of Sarpanchs and to make Panchayats vibrant, a special workshop cum public outreach camp was today organized for Sarpanchs of seven blocks of Marheen, Hiranagar, Dinga Amb, Barnoti, Kathua, Nagri and Keerian-Gandial participated, here...

22-Aug-2019 Jammu

KVIC organizes PMEGP awareness camp

To encourage local youth to opt for self employment, Khadi & Village Industries Commission (KVIC) today organized an awareness camp at Village Manyari,(Kathua), under Prime Minister Employment Generation Programme (PMEGP). The local youth were provided...

22-Aug-2019 Jammu

DC Jammu reviews progress on languishing projects

Deputy Commissioner, Sushma Chauhan today reviewed the status of the languishing projects approved by Jammu & Kashmir Infrastructure Development Finance Corporation (JKIDFC) here at a meeting of line departments.She took stock of the progress made on each...

22-Aug-2019 Bandipora

DC Bandipora interacts with Sarpanchs

Deputy Commissioner (DC) Bandipora, Shahbaz Ahmad Mirza today held an interaction with Sarpanchs and senior citizens of the district to get the first-hand account of the grievances and issues faced by the people.The meeting was attended by SSP Bandipora Rahul...

22-Aug-2019 Shopian

DDC Shopian reviews developmental schemes of RDD

District Development Commissioner,  Shopian, Choudhary Mohammad Yasin  today convened a meeting to review implementation of various schemes of Rural Development Department (RDD) in the district.Among others the meeting was attended by Additional Deputy...

22-Aug-2019 Ganderbal

DDC Ganderbal reviews Muharram arrangements

District Development Commissioner Ganderbal, Hashmat Ali Khan today convened a meeting to review the arrangements being put in place for smooth conduct of Muharram-ul- Haraam.The meeting was attended by SSP Ganderbal, Khalil Poswal, ADDC Ganderbal, Shafaqat Iqbal,...

22-Aug-2019 Ganderbal

DC Ganderbal reviews dev works, stock position in district

District Development Commissioner (DDC) Ganderbal, Hashmat Ali Khan today chaired a review meeting on the progress of various ongoing development works under various schemes in the district.While reviewing the status of various projects, DDC directed all concerned...

22-Aug-2019 Samba

Samba admin to focus on promotion of Bamboo cultivation, craft

District Administration Samba is laying major focus on promotion and development of Bamboo cultivation and trade through host of interventions under   Restructured National Bamboo Mission (RNBM). District Development Commissioner, Rohit Khajuria asked...

22-Aug-2019 Jammu

DC Jammu chairs DDMA meeting

District Disaster Management Authority today approved 106 cases and sanctioned Rs 17.50 lakh relief for the affected persons here at a meeting chaired by Deputy Commissioner Sushma Chauhan.Present in the meeting were Additional Deputy Commissioner, Sub-District...

22-Aug-2019 Jammu

Div Com Jammu reviews progress on land acquisition

Divisional Commissioner Jammu Sanjeev Verma today directed Deputy Commissioners of Jammu division to resolve all pending land acquisition requisition cases of Army, BSF and CRPF.He passed these directions while chairing a meeting of Deputy Commissioners convened...

22-Aug-2019 Mumbai

Ruling from Adfilms to Feature Films – Jay Thakkar

Jay Thakkar

A noted Indian Actor and popular name among AD-makers and filmmakers, Jay Thakkar is merely 19 years old but his resume is a mile long with dozen of Awards, Ad films, Short movies, Feature films, Serial, Shows...

21-Aug-2019 New Delhi

Nagaland CM meets DoNER Minister, discusses Kohima airport project

The Nagaland Chief Minister, Neiphiu Rio along with a delegation of senior officers, today met Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) Development of North Eastern Region (DoNER), MoS PMO, Personnel, Public Grievances, Pensions, Atomic Energy and Space,...

21-Aug-2019 Jalandhar

Safety And Security Of Flood-Hit People Top Most Priority- TS Shergill

Senior Advisor to Chief Minister Lieutenant General (Retd) TS Shergill today said that safety and security of people residing in flood affected areas was top priority of the state government.The Senior Advisor who visited the flood affected areas along with...

21-Aug-2019 Shimla

National President of Bhartiya Patarkar Kalyan Manch calls on Governor

Pawan Ashri, National President of the Bhartiya Patarkar Kalyan Manch, called on Governor Kalraj Mishra at Raj Bhavan, Shimla today and congratulated him on taking over as the Governor of Himachal Pradesh.On this occasion, the forum also presented a memorandum...

21-Aug-2019

Check Out Scarlett Johansson And Adam Driver In Marriage Story

Every marriage has a story, sometimes happy, sometimes sad, always told from at least two points of view and that is exactly “Marriage Story” trailer depicts- Two different sides of the same story starring Scarlett Johansson and Adam Driver.Netflix is out...

21-Aug-2019 Mumbai

Shilpa Shetty Kundra To Play Avni In Nikamma

After announcing her comeback band wagon, Nikamma, actress Shilpa Shetty kick starts the shoot of the film with main lead Abhimanyu Dassani and filmmaker Sabbir Khan.Yoga Guru and veteran actress Shilpa Shetty Kundra will return to the big screen after a long...

21-Aug-2019 Mumbai

Dabangg 3 Will Release in 4 Languages Confirms Salman Khan

Salman Khan starring Dabangg franchise is coming out with its third and biggest instalment, and this time around the film will release in Hindi, Kannada, Tamil and Telugu on 20th December 2019.Dabangg 3 is directed by Prabhu Deva, and produced by Salman Khan...

21-Aug-2019 Mumbai

Meet The Royal Guard, Jackie Shroff Introduces His Character

Dapper and stylish Jackie Shroff is part of many forthcoming releases, and one of them is Prasthanam, in which he plays the role of Royal Guard and keeper of all the secrets.After dropping the character poster of Sanjay Dutt and Ali Fazal, the makers are out...

21-Aug-2019 Chandigarh

Another tremendous collaboration on its way!

The enthusiastic entrepreneur, Sumeet Singh, owner of Unisys Infosolutions Private Limited and Saga Music, simply seems to be unstoppable. With his vision to mark the presence of Punjabi Entertainment Industry across the globe, he is about to come up with...

21-Aug-2019 Chandigarh

Capt Amarinder Writes To Pm For Rs 1000 Cr Special Flood Relief Package

Even as the state government scaled up its flood rescue and relief operations, Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Wednesday wrote to the Prime Minister seeking a Rs 1000 crore special package to address the losses resulting from the flooding.The...

21-Aug-2019 Chandigarh

ACS Champions need for Communications Capacity Building

Presiding over the round table conference on ‘Development Communication’ with the members of World Bank Communications Team, Vini Mahajan Additional Chief Secretary (ACS) Industries Department Punjab stressed upon the urgent need of Communications Capacity Building...

21-Aug-2019 S.A.S.Nagar

Trees Vital To Conserve Rivers And Environment : Sadhu Singh Dharmsot

Punjab Forest Minister Sadhu Singh Dharamsot said that in present times conservation of trees had become vital to safeguard out rivers and environment.  The views were expressed by the Minister while addressing a workshop organized by the Himalayan Research...

21-Aug-2019 Ludhiana

Sarkaria reviews plugging work at breaches in Ludhiana and Jalandhar

The Water Resources Minister Punjab  Sukhbinder Singh Sarkaria on Wednesday evening reviewed the work of plugging in breaches on the banks of Sutlej river near Bholewal village in Ludhiana District. The Minister also visited Meowal village in Jalandhar...

21-Aug-2019 S.A.S. Nagar

Sadhu Singh Dharamsot Hands Over Appointment Letters To 22 Clerks

Punjab Social Justice, Empowerment and Minorities Minister Sadhu Singh Dharamsot today handed over appointment letters to 22 newly recruited clerks in the department.The newly recruited clerks have been selected after completion of selection process by Punjab...

21-Aug-2019 Srinagar

Middle schools open, offices record significant attendance: Government

With the opening of middle schools today, the teachers’ attendance was recorded at 60-80 percent and government offices also witnessed 90 per cent attendance on Wednesday. The attendance of students also improved over the past two days.This was stated at...

21-Aug-2019 Rajouri

DDC Rajouri holds public outreach camp at Dodasanbala

In an endeavour to reach out to the public and to listen to their grievances at Village/Panchayat Level the District Development Commissioner, Rajouri, Mohammad Aijaz Asad today convened a day-long public  Grievance Redressal Camp here at Dodasanbala...

21-Aug-2019 Ramban

DC Ramban conducts public outreach programme at Gool

Deputy Commissioner (DC) Ramban, Nazim Zai Khan today conducted a public outreach programme at Gool and listened to the grievances of the locals. He also assessed the status of prevailing situation and availability of essential supplies and services in area.SDM...

21-Aug-2019 Kathua

Kathua DLSA organizes legal awareness camp

A legal awareness camp on Rights of Women and protection of women from domestic violence (PWDV) Act was today organized under the supervision of Chairman District Legal Services Authority Kathua, Pawan Dev Kotwal here at Government Girls Hr. Sec. School.The...

21-Aug-2019 Kathua

DDC reviews formulation of MGNREGA convergence plan

District Development Commissioner, Dr. Raghav Langer today chaired a meeting of officers to review the Action Plan of MGNREGA in convergence with other schemes here at a meeting.Dr. Langer held separate and detailed discussions with each concerned department...

21-Aug-2019 Kishtwar

Kishtwar DC seeks micro plan for economic growth of farmers

District Development Commissioner, Kishtwar, Angrez Singh Rana today asked the agriculture and allied departments to formulate micro plans to felicitate economic growth of the farmers.Chairing a meeting of officers of concerned departments, he asked them to focus...

21-Aug-2019 Jammu

PCCF reviews functioning of Forest department in Jammu

Principal Chief Conservator of Forest, Dr. Mohit Gera, today reviewed progress on various schemes of Forest Department in Jammu province besides taking stock of implementation of decisions taken at a meeting chaired by Advisor to Governor K Vijay Kumar.The meeting...

21-Aug-2019 Kupwara

DDC Kupwara visits Trehgam, holds interaction with civil society

The District Development Commissioner, Anshul Garg today visited Trehgam area of Kupwara, wherein, he convened interaction programme with Sarpanches, Panches and civil Society Members.The Sarpanches of the area highlighted various issues related to water...

21-Aug-2019 Bandipora

DDC Bandipora reviews Muharram arrangements

District Development Commissioner Bandipora Shahbaz Ahmad Mirza today convened a meeting of district officers to review the arrangements for smooth observance of forthcoming Muharram-ul-Harram.Various issues with regard to repair of roads, inner links, installation...

21-Aug-2019 Shopian

DDC Shopian meets civil society members, reviews dev works

District Development Commissioner Shopian Choudhary Mohammad Yasin today toured Zainapora, Imamsahib, Chitragam and adjoining areas of the district and interacted with civil society members there to take stock of essential services delivery and ongoing development...

21-Aug-2019 Budgam

DC Budgam reviews Muharram arrangements

The Deputy Commissioner (DC), Budgam, Tariq Hussain Ganai today chaired a meeting of district officers to review arrangements for ensuing Muharram-ul-Harram starting from September 01.ADC Mushtaq Ahmad Simnani, ASP Muneer Ahmad, SDMs, ACD, ACR, SE Hydraulics,...

20-Aug-2019 New Delhi

Chandrayaan-2 precisely inserted in defined lunar orbit: ISRO Chairman

The second moon mission of India, the Chandrayaan-2 has been precisely inserted in defined orbit. It reached in defined lunar orbit at 09.02 am today. This was stated by the Chairman, Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO), Dr K. Sivan, while addressing...

20-Aug-2019 New Delhi

Union Home Minister reviews issues related to NRC

Union Minister of Home Affairs, Amit Shah reviewed the issues related to final publication of the National Register of Citizens (NRC) in Assam, on August 19, 2019. The review meeting was attended by the Chief Minister of Assam, Union Home Secretary, Chief...

20-Aug-2019 Shimla

Jai Ram Thakur pays floral tributes to former PM Rajiv Gandhi

Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur today paid rich homage to the former Prime Minister of India Rajiv Gandhi on his 75th birth anniversary by paying floral tributes on his statue at Sadbhavana Chowk at Chotta Shimla.Education Minister Suresh Bhardwaj, Rural Development...

20-Aug-2019 Bathinda

Air is the Guru, Please do not pollute: Manpreet Singh Badal

Punjab Finance Minister Manpreet Singh Badal on Tuesday exhorted the people of Punjab and Haryana not to burn paddy straw as that would be a true tribute to the Guru Nanak Dev ji, especially with the ongoing 550th Parkash Purab celebrations. The Minister was...

20-Aug-2019 Chandigarh

Vigilance Nabs Document Writer For Taking Bribe

The Vigilance Bureau Punjab today nabbed a Document Writer red handed while accepting bribe of Rs. 12,000.Disclosing this here an official spokesperson of the Vigilance Bureau said Pawan Shahi a Document Writer at Payal, Ludhiana district was nabbed red...

20-Aug-2019 Moga

Vigilance Bureau nabs ASI accepting Rs 8000 bribe in Moga

A team of the Vigilance Bureau on Tuesday, nabbed an assistant sub-inspector (ASI), Jagsir Singh of Police Station Badni Kalan while accepting a bribe of Rs 8000 for settling a complaint in the favour of complainant Sukhdev Singh, a resident of village...

20-Aug-2019 Lohian (Jalandhar)

MLA, DC and SSP gives healing touch to residents of marooned villages

In a healing touch to residents of flood affected villages in Shahkot Sub Division, the MLA of Shahkot Aseembly segment , Deputy Commissioner Jalandhar Mr Varinder Kumar Sharma and Senior Superintendent of Police Mr Navjot Singh Mahal today left no stone...

20-Aug-2019 Srinagar

Justice Magrey inspects facilities at Juvenile Home at Harwan

Justice Ali Mohammad Magrey Tuesday visited the Juvenile Home and the Juvenile Justice Board here.Deputy Commissioner Srinagar Dr Shahid Iqbal Choudhary accompanied him.Justice Magrey inspected different facilities including rooms, kitchen, indoor complex, health,...

20-Aug-2019 Srinagar

Normal functioning reported from large parts of J&K: Government

The Jammu and Kashmir Government on Tuesday said that normal functioning of large parts of the State was reported today with 12 out of 22 districts functioning normally.Addressing an evening presser here, Principal Secretary, Planning & Development,...

20-Aug-2019 Katra

Katra Navratra Festival-2019 : Div Com discusses arrangements

Divisional Commissioner Jammu, Sanjeev Verma today discussed arrangements for annual Navratra Festival-2019 here at Katra.Chairing a meeting attended by government officials and representatives of organizing committees, the Div Com to underlined the need to make...

20-Aug-2019 Doda

DDC Doda reviews formulation of MGNREGA convergence plan

District Development Commissioner, Dr Sagar D Doifode today discussed the MGNREGA convergence plan for the financial year 2019-20 here at a meeting.The DDC discussed the specifications and focus areas to be considered while formulating the convergence plan for...

20-Aug-2019 Samba

DDC reviews implementation of schemes under NABARD

District Development Commissioner, Rohit Khajuria, reviewed implementation of schemes under NABARD, while chairing a meeting here today.Chief Planning Officer, Executive Engineers PWD and PHE, Assistant Director Health besides other officers were present in the...

20-Aug-2019 Kishtwar

Kishtwar Majlis Shoura delegation meets DC

A delegation of Majlis Shoura Committee Kishtwar today called on Deputy Commissioner, Angrez Singh Rana and discussed the current scenario in the District.The Majlis Shoura representatives assured full support and co-operation to District Administration...

20-Aug-2019 Udhampur

DDC reviews status of disposal of Solid Waste Management

In order to review  the status  of Solid Waste Management (SWM)  and to create awareness about scientific  disposal  and segregation  of waste  at source, District Development Commissioner, Dr Piyush Singla, today convened ...

19-Aug-2019 New Delhi

New Parliament building likely by 2022 : Narendra Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Monday that a new Parliament building may be constructed by 2022 when the nation celebrates its 75th year of Independence.He was speaking on the sidelines of the inauguration of newly-constructed duplex apartments for MPs...

19-Aug-2019 New Delhi

Hamid Karzai calls on PM

H.E. Mr. Hamid Karzai, Former President of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, met Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi today.The Prime Minister conveyed heartfelt greetings  to the people of Afghanistan on behalf of 1.3 billion people of India and on...

19-Aug-2019 Latvia

India has a rightful claim to UNSC membership: Vice President

The Vice President today said that India, which represents one sixth of the global population, has a rightful claim to the permanent membership of the United Nation’s Security Council and thanked the Lithuanian Prime Minister for extending support to India...

19-Aug-2019 Gurugram (Haryana)

Rajnath Singh reviews functioning of IMAC and IFC-IOR

Raksha Mantri Rajnath Singh today visited the Information Management and Analysis Centre (IMAC) and Information Fusion Centre – Indian Ocean Region (IFC-IOR) located at Gurugram. He reviewed the functioning of IMAC and IFC-IOR. Senior Navy officials, including...

19-Aug-2019 Dwarka

Amit Shah lays foundation stone of Karbi Bhawan and Dimasa Bhawan

The Union Home Minister  Amit Shah said that overall development of North East region is the priority of the Government. He said that the country is proud of its culture and the aim is to take forward North East while preserving its rich cultural identity,...

19-Aug-2019 Spain

INS Tarkash at Cadiz, Spain

In continuation of the Indian Navy’s overseas deployment to Africa, Europe and Russia, Indian Naval Ship Tarkash made a port call at Cadiz, Spain today, on 19 Aug 19 for a three days visit. The port call by INS Tarkash at Cadiz is a demonstration of India’s...

19-Aug-2019 Chandigarh

Mitti-Virasat Babbaran Di

The cinema of Punjab had begun the race of introducing the uncommon yet never shown history of freedom of Punjab. This race is leaded by the beautiful legendary actress of Bollywood, Hema Malini. H.M. CREATIONS in association with UTTARA FOODS & FEEDS...

19-Aug-2019 Shimla

Government releases Rs 15 crore for undertaking restoration works

The State Government has released Rs 15 crore to different departments for undertaking restoration works damaged due to torrential rains during the last two days in the State. This was stated by the Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur while addressing the Deputy...

19-Aug-2019 Jalandhar

Anti Larva Teams Detect 24 Cases Of Dengue Larva

The anti-larva cell of the health department on Monday detected 24 dengue larva cases in various places of the city during its drive against the vector-borne diseases under Tandarust Punjab Mission.Separate teams of anti-larva cell led by Mr Shakti Gopal,...

19-Aug-2019 Mumbai

Boney Kapoor, Ajay Devgn And Amit Sharma Kick Starts Maidaan

Badhaai Ho filmmaker Amit Sharma and Ajay Devgn are collaborating for Maidaan, the film will focus on the golden years of Indian football between 1951 and 1962, the film has gone on floors.The film was announced a little while ago, but today the makers have...

19-Aug-2019 Mumbai

Kartik Aaryan in Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2, CONFIRMED

The social media is buzzing with the announcement of “Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2” and this time around it’s not Akshay Kumar but newbie Kartik Aaryan will be busting the myths about Ghosts.Actor Kartik Aaryan is stepping into Akshay Kumar’s shoes with the upcoming...

19-Aug-2019 Mumbai

Meet Uyyalawada Narasimha Reddy aka Chiranjeevi

The makers of forthcoming epic historic war drama “Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy” starring mega star Chiranjeevi, are out with stunning new poster of the film and shares details about the man who led the first revolt against British.Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy is...

19-Aug-2019 Mumbai

Honoured To Work With Mohnish Bahl in Sanjivani : Gurdeep Kohli

Gurdeep Kohli

“It was an honour to work with Mohnish Bahl again”, shares Gurdeep Kohli of Star Plus’ show ‘Sanjivani’.Gurdeep Kohli and Mohnish Bahl who started their Television careers together, 17 years back with Sanjivani, a show that left such a deep impact on a nation...

19-Aug-2019 Mumbai

Bhushan Kumar Unveils Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2, Motion Poster And Release Date

T-series head honcho Bhushan Kumar just dropped the motion poster and release date of Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2, starring Kartik Aaryan in the lead role.After keeping the audience waiting for months, the makers of ‘Bhool Bhulaiya 2’ starring Kartik Aaryan finally unveiled...

19-Aug-2019 Mumbai

Toofan Will Go On Floors In Ten Days Confirms Farhan Akhtar

After playing sprinter in Bhaag Milkha Bhaag, multi talented powerhouse Farhan Akhtar is prepping to slip into the character of a boxer by teaming up with the director, Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra once again in his most anticipated upcoming movie, Toofan.Actor...

19-Aug-2019 Mumbai

Jacqueline Fernandez Drops Bad Boy From Saaho, feat Prabhas

Finally the much awaited song “Bad Boy” from Saaho featuring Prabhas and Jacqueline Fernandez is out and it is going viral.Jacqueline Fernandez has set the record of giving chartbuster songs with her impeccable dance and killer moves. The actress is sizzling...

19-Aug-2019 Maharajganj, Uttar Pradesh

U.P Chief Minister, Yogi Adityanath Inaugurates iTV Foundation’s

Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh, Yogi Adityanath inaugurates a two-day health checkup camp (18th -19th August) against Japanese encephalitis in Maharajganj district of Uttar Pradesh. The health camp was organized by iTV Foundation, the corporate social responsibility...

19-Aug-2019 Chandigarh

Writers are mirror of society: Varun Roojam

“The Writers and intellectuals are a very significant part of the society for they portray human emotions in varied forms in their literary creations and can be described  as the mirror of the society.”These views were expressed here today at the Markfed...

19-Aug-2019 Chandigarh

JAC organizes Education Conclave on Draft National Education Policy

“Draft National Education Policy (NEP) is a big threat to “Punjab”, “Punjabi” and “Punjabiyat”. Minister said that Centre Govt. is doing saffronisation of education in the  Country. The new education draft policy has been released in every language by...

19-Aug-2019 Mao Sahib (Jalandhar)

State government to duly compensate people for loss due to floods

Lok Sabha MP Chaudhary Santokh Singh, Commissioner Jalandhar Division Mr B Purusartha, Deputy Commissioner Mr Varinder Kumar Sharma and Senior  Superintendent of Police Mr Navjot Singh Mahal today said that state government would duly compensate the...

19-Aug-2019 Jammu

DC reviews implementation of PC-PNDT Act

Deputy Commissioner Sushma Chauhan convened a meeting of District Advisory Committee (DAC) to review implementation of Jammu and Kashmir Pre–Conception  and Pre-Natal Sex determination Prohibition and Regulation (PNDT) Act, here today.During the meeting,...

19-Aug-2019 Jammu

Div Com reviews progress of work on Ring Road project

Divisional Commissioner Jammu, Sanjeev Verma, today reviewed progress on Ring Road project here at a meeting with the concerned officers.The meeting was  attended by Project Director NHAI, Ajay Kumar Rajak, Sub Divisional Magistrate Jammu North, Satish Sharma,...

19-Aug-2019 Jammu

DC reviews traffic management in Jammu city

Deputy Commissioner Sushma Chauhan today convened a meeting to streamline the state of traffic and regulate vehicular movement and management in Jammu  city.The meeting was attended by SSP Traffic, CPO, RTO, Engineers of PWD, PDD, PHE, I&FC, UEED,...

19-Aug-2019 Kupwara

DDC Kupwara reviews functioning of RDD

District Development Commissioner Kupwara, Anshul Garg, today convened a meeting to review the overall functioning of Rural Development Department (RDD) in the  district.The meeting was attended by Additional District Development Commissioner, Mohammad Ashraf...

19-Aug-2019 Srinagar

Director Horticulture inspects orchards in Baramulla, Bandipora

Director Horticulture Kashmir Ajaz Ahmad Bhat today visited Baramulla and Bandipora districts where he inspected various orchards and fruit plant nurseries.During the  visit, Director Horticulture inspected Departmental Fruit Plant Nursery Pattan where he...

18-Aug-2019 New Delhi

Dr Harsh Vardhan reviews fire safety measures at AIIMS

“I reviewed the situation after the fire at AIIMS yesterday. The hospital area has not been affected by the fire and there has been no loss or damage to life.” This was stated by Dr. Harsh Vardhan, Union Minister of Health and Family Welfare after visiting...

18-Aug-2019 Srinagar

Over 190 primary schools will open tomorrow in Srinagar: Government

The Jammu & Kashmir Government today said that over 190 primary schools will re-open tomorrow in Srinagar, besides restoring full functionality of Government offices across Kashmir valley.Addressing an evening presser here, Principal Secretary, Planning...

18-Aug-2019 Kathua

Kathua: DDC reviews implementation of farmers` welfare scheme

District Development Commissioner, Kathua, Dr. Raghav Langer today reviewed the implementation of several centrally sponsored flagship programmes including PM- KISAN, KCC, PM-FBY, Soil Health Card and Agriculture Development activities.Chief Agriculture Officer...

18-Aug-2019 Kathua

DC Kathua reviews functioning of Child Protection Services

Deputy Commissioner, Dr. Raghav Langer today convened a meeting to review the functioning of Child Protection Services in the district.Among others, Senior  Superintendent of Police, Shridhar Patil, Chief Prosecuting Officer, Vikrant Sharma, Chief Education...

18-Aug-2019 Srinagar

Advisor Khan receives first batch of Hajis at Srinagar airport

The first batch of 304 Haj pilgrims arrived in two flights here today at Srinagar International Airport after completing their pilgrimage.The pilgrims were received at the  Airport by the Advisor to Governor Farooq Khan, who was accompanied by Divisional...

17-Aug-2019 Leh-Ladakh

“Aadi Mahotsav” Begins at Leh-Ladakh Today

Aadi Mahotsav (National Tribal Festival), a joint initiative of Ministry of Tribal Affairs, Government of India & Tribal Cooperative Marketing Development Federation of India (TRIFED) begins at Polo Ground, Leh-Ladakh today. The 9 day event from 17th...

17-Aug-2019 Mumbai

The Most Handsome Men In The World - Hrithik Roshan

Hrithik Roshan who surprised everyone with his portrayal of Anand Kumar is last release Super 30 has been voted as among the most handsome men in the world.Hrithik over the years has charmed many with his work on and off-screen, the actor has now managed to...

17-Aug-2019 Mumbai

Mika Singh Tries To Redeem Himself After Pakistan Fiasco

Mika Singh post being banned by the film associations like FWICE and All India Cine Workers Association (AICWA) the singer has returned to India. He faced a lot of backlash after videos of him performing in Karachi went viral on social media.While the political...

17-Aug-2019 Mumbai

Mumbai Saga Release Date CONFIRMED!

Filmmaker Sanjay Gupta’s comeback gangster drama “Mumbai Saga” gets a first look poster and release date. The multi starrer action thriller will release on 19th June 2020.Dapper star Jackie Shroff dropped the poster and release date on social media. He captioned...

17-Aug-2019 Shimla

Delegation calls on Chief Minister

Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur urged the party workers to ensure effective dissemination of policies and programmes of the State Government upto the grass root level so that people could derive benefits from these welfare schemes. Chief Minister was addressing...

17-Aug-2019 Chandigarh

AIG Ashish Kapoor wins two gold in tennis during World Police Games

Assistant inspector general (AIG) in Vigilance Bureau Punjab, Ashish Kapoor won gold medals by trouncing his opponents in both singles and doubles titles in Tennis events during the World Police and Fire Games (WPFG) – 2019 held at Chengdu, China.Disclosing this...

17-Aug-2019 Chandigarh

Delegation of Sri Lankan Judges visits Punjab Vidhan Sabha

A delegation of Sri Lankan Judges led by Justice K. Priyantha Fernando, Judge of the court of appeal of Sri Lanka, on Saturday evening visited Punjab Vidhan Sabha here.The delegation was accompanied by District and Sessions Judge-cum-Director (Administration)...

17-Aug-2019 Budgam

Advisors K Vijay Kumar, Kewal Krishan Sharma visit Budgam

Advisors to Governor, K Vijay Kumar and KK Sharma visited Budgam district today to take stock of supply of essential services in the district.The Advisors were accompanied by Principal Secretary Home Department, Shaleen Kabra, Deputy Commissioner Budgam, Tariq...

17-Aug-2019 Jammu

Sakandan reviews functioning of JKEDI

Advisor to Governor, K Skandan today reviewed the functioning of Jammu and Kashmir Entrepreneurship Development Institute (JKEDI) at JKEDI Industrial Estate Bari Brahmana.The meeting was attended by Additional Secretary, Industries and Commerce Department, Ramesh...

17-Aug-2019 Jammu

DC Jammu reviews arrangements for Krishan Janmashtami, Shoba Yatra

Deputy Commissioner, Sushma Chauhan, today reviewed arrangements for Shri Krishan Janmashtami and Shoba Yatra at a meeting.The meeting was attended by ADDC Rishpal Singh, SDM Jammu North, Satish Sharma, SDM South, Shrikant Susi and senior officers of the concerned...

17-Aug-2019 Rajouri

DDC Rajouri convenes meeting of RDD

District Development Commissioner, Mohammad Aijaz Asad today chaired a meeting of concerned officers to review functioning of Rural Development Department.The DDC reviewed the progress achieved with regard to execution of works under various schemes of RDD like...

17-Aug-2019 Jammu

Boost efforts to facilitate industry in state: Skandan Krishnan

Advisor to Governor K. Skandan today reiterated Government’s commitment to expand the industrial scope in all potential areas to give further fillip to this vital sector. Industrial sector is a viable source of employment for the youth, besides being essential...

17-Aug-2019 Kathua

DC visits flood prone areas in Kathua, emphasizes effective monitoring

Deputy Commissioner, Dr. Raghav Langer today conducted an extensive tour of the flood-prone areas of the district to take stock of the flood-like situation caused by recent incessant rains.DC was accompanied by ADC, Ghanshyam Singh Bali, Executive Engineer...

17-Aug-2019 Jammu

CEO pays surprise visit to Government Schools

Chief Education Officer Jammu, Satpal Sharma today paid surprise visit to various Government Schools of Bhalwal Zone and inspected the functioning there.During the visit, the CEO found several teaching and non-teaching employees absent from duty unauthorizedly....

17-Aug-2019 Udhampur

DDC reviews implementation of developmental projects

District Development Commissioner, Dr. Piyush Singla today chaired 4th meeting with screening committee constituted for screening of public demands of all panchayats and resolution of issues raised during Back to Village Programme.Pertinently, the committee was...

17-Aug-2019 Poonch

DC visits Poonch, takes stock of public issues

District Development Commissioner Rahul Yadav today visited various areas of the district and met the general public to take stock of their issues and concerns.SSP Poonch Ramesh Angral and other concerned officers accompanied the DDC.DDC, during his visit to...

17-Aug-2019 Srinagar

Jehangir Chowk access ramp of JCRB flyover thrown open for public

The Jehangir Chowk access ramp of the Jehangir Chowk-Rambagh flyover was Saturday thrown up for public.The opening of the ramp will enable commuters coming from Rambagh to use the flyover all through up to Jehangir Chowk.Following opening of this access...

17-Aug-2019 Srinagar

DC Srinagar visits BPO unit of Aegis Limited

Coming to the rescue of its Srinagar unit, the Srinagar administration Friday announced support to Aegis Limited, a business process outsourcing company, which has been mulling closure of operations of its Srinagar unit following loss of clients in the district.Deputy...

17-Aug-2019 Baramulla

Ensure 100 % attendance in Govt offices: DC Baramulla

Deputy Commissioner Baramulla, Dr G N Itoo on Saturday chaired a meeting of all the District Officers and issued strict instructions to ensure 100% attendance in all the Government offices from Monday onwards.The meeting was called to review the functioning...

17-Aug-2019 Srinagar

JKP scripts history, bags 3 Shourya Chakra for valour, bravery

Braving challenges with courage and fortitude, Jammu and Kashmir Police has scripted yet another saga of valour by bagging three Shourya Chakars, first time in its odyssey of service to nation.The acknowledgement of valour and bravery came this Independence...

16-Aug-2019 Mumbai

Sanjay Dutt Introduces Baldev And His Family From Prasthanam

After dropping an extended tease-trailer of the film, the makers are out with stunning new poster of Prasthanam, starring Sanjay Dutt in the lead role.Actor Sanjay Dutt dropped the new poster and introduced his family from the film. He captioned it, “Meet...

16-Aug-2019 Mumbai

Nikka Zaildar 3 Gets First Look Poster And Release Date

After being postponed earlier, the makers of Nikka Zaildar 3, starring Ammy Virk, Wamiqa Gabbi and Nisha Banno, gets a release date and first look poster.‘Nikka Zaildar’ is considered as one of the top romantic comedy dramas in Punjabi cinema. It’s sequel...

 

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