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18-May-2019 Pulwama / Baramulla

3 Hizbul men among 4 militants killed in J&K

Four militants, including three Hizbul men were killed on Saturday in two separate gunfights in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama and Baramulla districts.Following an overnight gun battle between security forces and a group of hiding terrorists in Punzgam village...

18-May-2019 Pulwama

Kashmiri Hizbul man among 3 militants killed in Pulwama

A Kashmiri militant was among three militants who were killed on Saturday in a gunfight with the security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district, police said."Three terrorists have been killed in Panzgam operation. Weapons and war-like stores were...

17-May-2019 Jammu

Curfew on in Bhaderwah, police deny cow vigilantes behind murder

Curfew continued for the second day on Friday in tension-ridden Bhaderwah town of Jammu and Kashmir's Doda district, even as police denied cow vigilantes were behind the murder of a local resident.Officials said there would be no relaxation in the curfew yet....

16-May-2019 Srinagar

6 militants, soldier among 8 killed in three Valley gunfights

Six militants, including a top Jaish-e-Mohammad commander, as well as a soldier and a civilian were killed and four others injured in three gunfights between security forces and militants across the Kashmir Valley on Thursday.In the first gunfight in Dalipora...

16-May-2019 Pulwama

3 militants, soldier killed in J&K gunfight

Three militants and a soldier were killed on Thursday in a gunfight in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district, police said.The gunfight is still continuing in Dolipora village which started early Thursday morning after security forces including Rashtriya Rifles...

16-May-2019 Doda

Army called out, curfew imposed in Bhaderwah town

Authorities imposed curfew and called out the Army on Thursday following clashes in Jammu and Kashmir's Bhaderwah town in Doda district.Official sources said the clashes broke out between two groups of people following the murder of a Bhaderwah resident, Nayeem...

14-May-2019 Srinagar

Student protests continue in Kashmir Valley against rape

Students at many places in the Kashmir Valley took to the streets and clashed with security forces on Tuesday in protest against the rape of a minor in Jammu and Kashmir's  Bandipora district.Students of Amar Singh College came out of the campus and fought...

12-May-2019 Shopian

Two LET Militants killed in Shopian Gunfight; Internet suspended

Two militants,One Among SPO turned militant affiliated with Lashker-e-Toiba, were killed in an Predawn encounter with government forces  south Kashmir Shopian district on Sunday.Reports reaching to 5 dariya news , that  a joint team of army’s 34RR...

11-May-2019 Jammu

Advisor K.K Sharma reviews progress on Jammu Master Plan-2032

Advisor to Governor K.K Sharma today called for formulating a multi-pronged strategy for effective implementation of Jammu Master Plan 2032 here today.Chairing  a high level meeting here , the Advisor took detailed review of various aspects and implementation...

11-May-2019 Srinagar

KCCI members calls on Div Com

A delegation of Kashmir Chamber of Commerce (KCCI) members today called on Divisional Commissioner Kashmir Baseer Ahmad Khan to discuss various issues confronting traders.The Divisional Commissioner informed the members that the government had dedicated...

11-May-2019 Jammu

Advisor K K Sharma reviews progress of work on Jammu projects

Advisor to Governor K K Sharma, today chaired a meeting of the executing agencies and concerned officers to review the progress of work on projects under execution in Jammu Division.The meeting was attended by Principal Secretary, Rohit Kansal Divisional Commissioner...

11-May-2019 Srinagar

MLC Arora meets Governor

Ramesh Arora, MLC, met Governor Satya Pal Malik at the Raj Bhavan here today and apprised him about various issues of public importance....

10-May-2019 Srinagar

VC IUST calls on Advisor Sharma

Vice Chancellor, Islamic University of Science and Technology (IUST) Professor Mushtaq Siddiqi called on Advisor to the Governor K K Sharma here today.While interacting with  the Advisor, the VC raised several issues related to the further development...

10-May-2019 Sopore

SJK militant killed in Shopian shoot-out, another escapes: Police

A local resident of Sopore in north Kashmir’s Baramulla district, who had got recycled into militancy in 2018, was killed  in a fierce but a brief shoot out at South Kashmir’s Shopian  district while his associate managed to escape from the spot,...

10-May-2019 Srinagar

Chief Vigilance Commissioner meets Governor

P.L. Gupta, Chief Vigilance Commissioner, met Governor Satya Pal Malik at the Raj Bhavan here today.Sh. Gupta briefed Governor about the functioning of the Vigilance Commission and the Anti-Corruption Bureau.Governor emphasized the crucial importance of these...

10-May-2019 Shopian

ISJK Militant Commander Killed In Shopian Shootout

ISJK Miliant Top Commander killed in an Brief Shootout at South kashmir's Jamnagri area of Shopian district during predawn hours today.Reports Reaching to 5 Dariya News,that Brief exchange of fire was reported at jamnagri village between militants and Government...

09-May-2019 Srinagar

VC KVIB for entrepreneurial dev, reaching out to youth

Vice Chairperson, Jammu and Kashmir Khadi and Village Industries Board (KVIB), Dr Hina Shafi Bhat today chaired a meeting to review the performance of the Board wherein she stressed for promotion of entrepreneurial activities in the state.The meeting was...

09-May-2019 Srinagar

Khurshid Ahmed Ganai holds public grievance camp at Srinagar

As part of the weekly outreach programme, Advisor to Governor Khurshid Ahmed Ganai today interacted with scores of deputations at J&K Governor’s Grievance Cell at Church Lane, Sonawar here.More than 15 delegations and individuals from various parts...

09-May-2019 Srinagar

Vijay Dhar meets Governor

Vijay Dhar, Member Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine Board, met Governor Satya Pal Malik, Chairman of the Board at the Raj Bhavan here today.Governor and Sh. Dhar discussed progress of various ongoing projects in the Shrine area and further possibilities of augmenting...

09-May-2019 Srinagar

GoC 15 corps meets Governor

Lt. Gen. KJS Dhillon, GOC 15 Corps, met Governor Satya Pal Malik at the Raj Bhavan here today and briefed him about issues relating to the security situation in the Valley and along the LoC.Governor appreciated the army’s sustained strong support to the...

09-May-2019 Srinagar

Governor inaugurates Grade Separator at TRC Junction

Governor Satya Pal Malik inaugurated the Grade Separator at the TRC Junction Srinagar today. Sh. Khurshid Ahmed Ganai, Sh. K.K. Sharma, Sh. K. Skandan- Advisors to Governor; Sh. BVR Subrahmanyam, Chief Secretary; Sh. Dilbag Singh, DGP; Sh. Umang Narula, Principal...

08-May-2019 Srinagar

Governor reviews security scenario

Governor Satya Pal Malik undertook a detailed review of the security management related issues in a high level meeting at the Raj Bhavan here today and was given a sector-wise assessment of the prevailing security situation in the State.The meeting was attended...

08-May-2019 Shimla

Chief Secretary donates funds on the occasion of World Red Cross Day

Chief Secretary B.K Agarwal on the occasion of World Red Cross day today here donated Funds for poor and the suffering humanity.He said that the funds collected will be utilized in bringing happiness and in supporting all those people who are in distress and...

07-May-2019 Srinagar

Imran Raza Ansari meets Governor

Imran Raza Ansari, former Minister met Governor Satya Pal Malik at the Raj Bhavan here today.Sh. Ansari discussed with Governor various issues of public importance....

07-May-2019 Srinagar

Imran Raza Ansari meets Governor

Imran Raza Ansari, former Minister met Governor Satya Pal Malik at the Raj Bhavan here today.Sh. Ansari discussed with Governor various issues of public importance....

07-May-2019 Srinagar

Shah Faesal meets Governor

Shah Faesal, former Civil Servant, met Governor Satya Pal Malik at the Raj Bhavan here today.Sh. Faesal apprised Governor about his views relating to bringing peace and normalcy in the State. ...

07-May-2019 Srinagar

Director Anti Corruption Bureau meets Governor

Anand Jain, Director Anti Corruption Bureau, J&K, met Governor Satya Pal Malik at the Raj Bhavan here today.Sh. Jain briefed Governor about functioning of the Bureau and about the work being done to investigate complaints of corruption and take them to...

07-May-2019 Srinagar

Advisor Kewal Krishan Sharma reviews Capex Budget

The Advisor to Governor, KK Sharma today undertook a review of the Capex budget of 2019-20.The meeting was attended by Advisors to Governor Khurshid Ahmed Ganai, K Vijay Kumar, KS Skandanan, Chief Secretary, B. V. R. Subrahmanyam, Administrative Secretaries...

07-May-2019 Srinagar

BJP leaders, activists’ stages protest against killing of colleague

Jammu and Kashmir unit of BJP staged a protest against the recent killing of BJP leader Gul Mohammad Mir.Protest march was led by party’s state General Secretary Ashok Koul, scores of BJP leaders and workers assembled at Press Enclave here to protest against...

06-May-2019 Srinagar

Assembly Secretariat resumes work at Srinagar

Speaker Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Assembly, Dr Nirmal Singh, today took stock of arrangements put in place for smooth functioning of Assembly Secretariat on the occasion of re-opening of the offices in summer capital here.During the visit, the Speaker inspected...

06-May-2019 Srinagar

Governor reviews functioning of Government Departments

Governor Satya Pal Malik reviewed functioning of the government departments in a meeting held at the Civil Secretariat, on the first day of the Darbar opening here today.Sh. Khurshid Ganai, Sh. K. Vijay Kumar, Sh. K.K. Sharma, Sh. K. Skandan-Advisors to Governor,...

04-May-2019 Srinagar

Div Com for strict action against profiteers, black marketers

In view of  holy month of Ramzan, the Divisional Commissioner Kashmir Baseer Ahmad Khan today directed all Deputy Commissioners to start intense market checking across the valley on daily basis and take strict legal action against profiteers and black...

04-May-2019 Kupwara

Forest team seizes 100-cft illegal timber from Bandsaw in Kupwara

A special team of Forest Department on Saturday seized a Bandsaw machine and 100 ft of illegal timber at Sheikh Mohalla area of Badibera in Lolab of north Kashmir's Kupwara  district.Sources told GNS that the forest team on the directions of concerned...

04-May-2019 Srinagar

Press freedom pivotal for a working democracy : Dr. Farooq Abdullah

National Conference President Dr. Farooq Abdullah on Saturday said that freedom of the human mind is acknowledged in the right to free speech and free press.“A free press is pivotal for any working democracy as it keep the citizenry informed and imposes accountability,”...

04-May-2019 Pulwama

Will bring ‘respite’ to people if voted to power: Omar Abdullah

National Conference vice president Omar Abdullah on Saturday said that his party will make “renewed efforts” to bring “respite to people” even as claimed that all the major gains  in decreasing the footprint of security forces, mellowing down of PSA and...

04-May-2019 Srinagar

Mehbooba Mufti demands unilateral ceasefire from GoI during Ramadan

Former Chief Minister and Peoples Democratic Party chief Mehbooba Mufti on Saturday appealed government of India GoI to declare ceasefire during the month of Ramadan on  the lines of one declared last year.Addressing a presser here, Mehbooba said that...

03-May-2019 Udhampur

D&FC Organization hosts symposium on Drug de-addiction at Jaganoo

The Drug & Food Control Organization Udhampur today organized  a symposium  on the topic ‘Drug de-addiction’ at Government Higher Secondary School, Jaganoo.Students of the host school participated in the contest and shared their views regarding...

03-May-2019 Jammu

Justice Sanjeev Kumar administers oath to newly enrolled advocates

J&K State Judicial Academy today organized oath taking ceremony for the advocates and granted absolute enrollment certificates to practice law.Justice Sanjeev Kumar, Member Governing Committee of State Judicial Academy, administered oath and distributed...

03-May-2019 Jammu

Chief Secretary reviews development works in Jammu division

Chief Secretary, B V R Subrahmanyam, today chaired a meeting of Deputy Commissioners of Jammu Division and Head of various Departments to review the status of development works in Jammu division.The meeting was attended by Divisional Commissioner Jammu, Sanjeev...

03-May-2019 Shopian

Burhan Wani mate Hizbul man Tiger among 3 killed in Shopian gunfight

Lateef Tiger, a top Hizbul commander and a close associate of the slain separatist poster boy Burhan Wani was among the three militants killed on Friday by the security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian district, sources said.Police has, however, so far...

02-May-2019 Srinagar

Omar Abdullah slams Congress for ignoring J&K

Former chief minister of Jammu and Kashmir on Thursday slammed the Congress and said that the party has been ignoring the state amid Lok Sabha elections 2019.In a tweet, Omar Abdullah said that Congress has not held even a single election meeting in the state...

02-May-2019 Kishtwar

Div Com Jammu reviews progress of ongoing projects at Kishtwar

Divisional Commissioner, Sanjeev Verma today chaired a meeting of the concerned district officers  here and reviewed the major developmental projects/activities in respect of PDD, R&B, PMGSY,  RDD,Forest, Horticulture,  NRLM,JKEDA, health department...

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