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16-Jan-2018 Shimla

Jai Ram Thakur releases calendar of Giriraj Weekly

Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur released the official calendar of Giriraj Weekly of Information and Public Relations Department here today.The Chief Minister said the Giriraj weekly played an important role in disseminating the policies and programmes of the...

16-Jan-2018 Mohali

Captain Amarinder Singh Announces MoU For Stpi Startup In Mohali

Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh today announced the signing of a MoU for setting up a Startup in STPI’s incubation centre in Mohali, where the state government has proposed India’s biggest government-supported Startup HubThe MoU has been signed...

16-Jan-2018 Shimla

SJVN donates One crore towards CMRF

Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur was presented a cheque of rupees one crore by Sutlej Jal Vidyut Nigam (SJVN) towards Chief Minister's Relief Fund here today by its Chairman cum Chief Managing Director Nand Lal Sharma.Chief Minister while thanking the SJVN said...

16-Jan-2018 Shimla

Dr. Rachna Gupta takes oath as HPPSC member

Governor Acharya Devvrat administered oath of office and secrecy to Dr. Rachna Gupta as member of Himachal Pradesh Public Service Commission in a simple but impressive ceremony held at Raj Bhavan, today. Chief Minister Shri Jai Ram Thakur was also present on...

16-Jan-2018 New Delhi

Enjoy Healthy Snacking with Veggie Nachos from Cornitos

This Republic Day, celebrate the spirit of patriotism with your friends and family by enjoying the Veggie Nachos from Cornitos. The flagship brand of Greendot Health Foods Pvt Ltd., 250 grams packs of Tri Color Veggie Nachos will make this occasion more special....

16-Jan-2018 New Delhi

Center gives nod to Kishtwar Airstrip: Dr. Jitendra Singh

The Center government has given nod to establishment of an Airstrip in Kishtwar to enhance air connectivity in the district.The much awaited Kishtwar Airstrip aimed at to ensure regional connectivity on subsidized rates has got approval here today at a high...

16-Jan-2018 Jammu

Govt frames District Level Task Force to monitor e-PDS

Government has constituted District Level Task Force to implement end to end computerization and installation of Point of Sale devices under e-PDS project in the districts.On the direction of Chowdhary Zulfkar Ali, Minister for Food, Civil Supplies, Consumer Affairs...

16-Jan-2018 Jammu

Unified Headquarters holds meet, CM chairs

The Unified Headquarters held its meeting here today with Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti in chair.The meeting took a review of the overall security scenario in the State including the situation obtaining in the areas along the borders.Deputy Chief Minister,...

16-Jan-2018 Jammu

Priya Sethi for encouraging rural sports in JK’s sports structure

Minister of State for Education, Tourism and Culture, Priya Sethi stressed on the need of encouraging rural sports like Kabaddi in state’s sports structure which has good potential and scope  in Jammu and Kashmir.The Minister was speaking during the inaugural...

16-Jan-2018 Pulwama

DDC Pulwama inaugurates free coaching prog for civil services

A 4-month  free coaching programme for civil services prelims cum mains -2018 was inaugurated by District Development Commissioner Pulwama here today.Speaking on the occasion District Development Commissioner Pulwama Ghulam Mohammad Dar said that...

16-Jan-2018 Srinagar

Dir Agriculture Kashmir reviews work on Saffron Park

Director Agriculture Kashmir, Syed Altaf Aijaz Andrabi impressed upon the concerned officers & agencies to expedite  work on state of art and one of the largest saffron park in Asia to be completed at an estimated cost of Rupees 37 crore.While reviewing...

16-Jan-2018 Bandipora

Information Deptt organizes literary programme in Bandipora

District Information Centre Bandipora today organized an inter-district literary function here today in which various literary and cultural forums participated.Forums like Bazmi-i- Shabaan Bandipora, Halk-e-Adab Hajin, Literary Forum Bandipora, Majlis-i-shabaan...

16-Jan-2018 Bandipora

DDC B'pora reviews progress under CM’s commitments

District Development Commissioner Bandipora, Sajjad Hussain today convened a meeting to review the progress of various development works committed by Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti during her outreach programme and timelines fixed by Divisional Commissioner Kashmir,...

16-Jan-2018 Srinagar

DC inspects facilities available at CRC Srinagar

Deputy Commissioner Srinagar, Dr. Syed Abid Rasheed Shah, Tuesday visited the Composite Regional Centre (CRC) here to inspect the facilities available for the rehabilitation of persons with disabilities there.During his visit, the DC interacted with the patients...

16-Jan-2018 Shopian

DDC Shopian reviews R-Day celebration arrangements

To review the arrangements for ensuing Republic Day- 2018 celebrations, a meeting was held under the chairmanship of District Development Commissioner Shopian, Mohammad Aijaz here today.Senior Superintendent of Police Shopian, Shriram Ambarkar,  Additional...

16-Jan-2018 Jammu

Justice Masoodi meets Governor

Justice Hasnain Masoodi, Chairperson, Selection-cum-Oversight Committee, Juvenile Justice Act, called on Governor N.N. Vohra at the Raj Bhavan here today.Justice Masoodi briefed Governor about the progress so far achieved and the constitution of 22 Juvenile...

16-Jan-2018 Jammu

Vice-Chairman JKPCC meets Governor

Khalid Jehangir, Vice-Chairman, J&K Projects Construction Corporation Ltd (JKPCC), called on Governor N.N. Vohra at the Raj Bhavan here today.Sh. Jehangir briefed the Governor about the functioning of the Corporation and the steps being taken to supply...

16-Jan-2018 Jammu

Prof. Bhasin meets Governor

Prof. Anju Bhasin, Vice-Chancellor of the Cluster University of Jammu, called on Governor N.N. Vohra at the Raj Bhavan here today.Governor observed that the successful functioning of the Jammu and Kashmir Cluster Universities would significantly augment the...

16-Jan-2018 Srinagar

India heading towards Hindu Rashtra and fascism : Syed Ali Geelani

India is heading towards Hindu Rashtra and fascism, said Syed Ali Geelani, saying that recent statement of BJP leader Surinder Singh ,serves as an eye-opener and a big blow for all pro-Indian parties and their local henchmen.Commenting over the recent statement...

16-Jan-2018 Jammu

Kashmir private hospitals putting patients’ lives at risk: DAK

Doctors Association Kashmir (DAK) on Tuesday said private hospitals in Kashmir valley lack facilities and staff to deal with emergencies.That is putting lives of patients at risk,” said DAK President Dr Nisar ul Hassan in a communique.Private hospitals do not...

16-Jan-2018 Jammu

Congress legislator accuses PDP Minister of corruption

After being accused of indulging in corruption in the implementation of a centrally-sponsored scheme, Jammu and Kashmir Rural Development minister Abdul Haq Khan offered to resign from the cabinet. The Minister was confronted by Congress legislator Viqar Rasool...

16-Jan-2018 Jammu

Discussion on budget continues in Upper House

Several members of Upper House participated in discussion on Budget 2018-2019 on second day today and gave their valuable suggestions.   Participating in the debate, Ajat Shatru Singh, appreciated the government for presenting the people friendly budget...

16-Jan-2018 Jammu

E-studio, mega seed unit at SKUAST-J: Chairman constitutes House panel

Chairman, Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Council Haji Anayat Ali today announced to form a House Committee to enquire into the alleged lapses in setting up of e-studio and mega seed unit in the SKUAST-J. The Chairman made the announcement while intervening during...

16-Jan-2018 Jammu

Rs 3 cr released for upgradation of NTPHC Pahalgam : Bali Bhagat

Minister for Health & Medical Education Bali Bhagat today informed the Legislative Council that government has released Rs 3 crore for up-gradation of NTPHC Pahalgam.He said that the funds have been provided under National Health Mission (NHM) but work on...

16-Jan-2018 Jammu

3263.46 MW power potential being tapped from 3 rivers : Asiea Naqash

Minister of State for Power, Housing and Urban Development, Asiea Naqash, while replying to a question of Zaffar Iqbal Manhas, informed that over 3263.46 MW power has so far been harnessed against 16475 MW potential of three major rivers of state as assessed...

16-Jan-2018 Jammu

SMAS assistance being provided online : Sajad Gani Lone

 Minister for Social Welfare, ARI & Trainings and Science & Technology Sajad Gani Lone informed the House that the cash assistance under State Marriage Assistance Scheme (SMAS) is being credited directly into the individual bank accounts of the beneficiaries.Replying...

16-Jan-2018 Jammu

No burden of enhanced rates on BPL families : Ch. Zulfkar Ali

Minister for Food, Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs Choudhary Zulfkar Ali informed the House that the enhancement of rates of foodgrains has not put any burden on the BPL households as they continue to get the ration on highly subsidized rates. He said after...

16-Jan-2018 Jammu

Ladakh students witness LA proceedings

A group of students from Ladakh including Leh and Kargil witnessed the proceedings of the Legislative Assembly. Speaker, J&K, Legislative Assembly Kavinder Gupta welcomed the students in the House. He hoped that students will learn many new things...

16-Jan-2018 Jammu

PMDP size Rs 82453 cr : Haseeb Drabu

Minister for Finance, Dr Haseeb A Drabu informed the House that as on date the estimated size of the Prime Minister’s Development Package (PMDP) is Rs 82453 crore and the projects instituted under this package are at different stages of execution.The Minister...

16-Jan-2018 Patiala

Patiala Guy Rahul Kapoor debut in Bollywood with Vodka Diaries

Smart Guy from Patiala Punjab Rahul Kapoor is making his bollywood debut with action thriller Movie Vodka Diaries. His hard work paid off that took him to another level of success.  Rahul Kapoor is sharing screen with one of the best actors in the Bollywood...

15-Jan-2018

Prime Minister of Israel calls on the President

His Excellency Mr Benjamin Netanyahu, the Prime Minister of Israel, called on the President of India, Shri Ram Nath Kovind, at Rashtrapati Bhavan today (January 15, 2018).Welcoming the Israeli Prime Minister, the President said that his visit to India is...

15-Jan-2018

Col. Rajyavardhan Singh Rathore unveils the Khelo India Anthem

In an endeavor to encourage mass participation and promote excellence in sports, the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports here today unveiled the Khelo India Anthem Commencing on January 31, 2018, the Khelo India School Games will be the first programme...

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