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20-Nov-2017 Rajouri

Chowdhary Zulfkar Ali attends first alumni meetOf GHSS Boys Rajouri

Minister for Food, Civil Supplies & Consumer Affairs and Tribal affairs Chowdhary Zulfkar Ali today said that the school education plays a vital role in individual’s life in and provides a way for them to excel in their life.The Minister was speaking during...

20-Nov-2017 Jammu

Mohammad Yousuf Tarigami chairs Petition Committee meeting

The Environment Committee of Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Assembly reviewed the present power scenario in the state during a meeting held here with the senior officers of Power Development Department.The Committee which met here under the Chairmanship of...

20-Nov-2017 Kolkata

My hard work on fitness paying off : Bhuvneshwar Kumar

Upbeat after his eight wicket haul in the first Test against Sri Lanka at the Eden Gardens here, India pacer Bhuvneshwar Kumar on Monday said his hard work on fitness is now paying off.umar said experience of international cricket has taught him the areas where...

20-Nov-2017 Kupwara

DDC Kupwara holds Awami Durbar at Kralpora

District Development Commissioner Kupwara, Khalid Jahangir along with Senior Superintendent of Police Kupwara Shamsher Hussain today visited Kralpora tehsil headquarters and conducted a public grievance redressal camp there under ‘Public Contact Programme’ initiative.Officers...

20-Nov-2017 Srinagar

Asiea Naqash visits Hazratbal shrine, reviews Milad arrangements

Minister of State for Health and Social Welfare, Asiea Naqash today visited Hazratbal shrine to take stock of the arrangements put in place for upcoming Eid Milad-un-Nabi (SAW).On the occasion, the Minister chaired a meeting to review the arrangements and facilities...

20-Nov-2017 Anantang

Syed Farooq Ahmad Andrabi reviews developmental scenario in Anantnag

The Minister of State for Hajj & Auqaf, Syed Farooq Ahmad Andrabi today chaired a meeting of the officers here at Verinag to review the performance of different sectors and the arrangements made for the celebration of Eid Milad un Nabi (S.A.W).The District...

20-Nov-2017 Srinagar

Bali Bhagat inaugurates live operative workshop on Endometriosis

The Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology of SKIMS Medical College & Hospital, Bemina today organised a CME (CSEP and a Live Operative Workshop) on Endometriosis demonstrating the live surgeries.The workshop was inaugurated by Minister for Health...

20-Nov-2017 Srinagar

Div Com reviews Eid Milad-un-Nabi (SAW) arrangements

Divisional Commissioner Kashmir, Baseer Ahmad Khan today convened a meeting to review the arrangements for the forthcoming Eid Milad-un-Nabi (SAW).Deputy Commissioners of Anantnag, Shopian, Budgam, Ganderbal, Pulwama, Leh, Kargil, Kupwara, Baramulla and Bandipora...

20-Nov-2017 Patna

Four electrocuted in Bihar

Four persons were electrocuted and three others seriously injured in Bihar's Gopalganj district on Monday when a high voltage wire fell on a tractor they were riding, police said.The incident occurred near Kalyanpur in Bhore police station area. The four...

20-Nov-2017 Mumbai

Style is about the way you feel: Alia Bhatt

Actress Alia Bhatt, known for making fashion statements at red carpet galas and for setting style trends through her movies, says it makes a difference to have a stylist, but a person's look depends on how he or she feels.Alia has invested in the fashion-tech...

20-Nov-2017 Kolkata

We were fix-six overs short of victory : Lokesh Rahul

India opener Lokesh Rahul on Monday rued the fact that India did not have five-six overs more, saying that would have helped them win the opening Test at the Eden Gardens here on Monday."We wanted to make a game out of this. We lost three wickets early in...

20-Nov-2017 Panaji

I choose to be optimistic: Shahid on 'Padmavati'

Actor Shahid Kapoor, one of the three lead actors of "Padmavati", on Monday said he is confident that the historical drama will release and will be as loved and celebrated as his "Udta Punjab".Shahid spoke on the sidelines of the 48th International Film Festival...

20-Nov-2017 Jammu

MLA Mohammad Akbar Lone chairs PAC meet

A meeting of the Committee on Public Accounts (PAC) of Jammu and Kashmir, Legislative Assembly was held here today under the Chairmanship of MLA, Mohammad Akbar Lone to examined the CAGs audit paras pertaining to Social Welfare and Tribal Affairs Department.Legislators,...

20-Nov-2017 Reasi

Ajay Nanda holds public grievances redress camp at Ransoo

Minister of State for Finance and Planning Ajay Nanda today convened a public grievances redressal camp at Ransoo besides meeting with several public deputations.Scores of people from the hilly and far off areas of Pouni, Ransoo, Bharakh and adjoining villages...

20-Nov-2017 Samba

Chander Prakash Ganga chairs meeting of Rogi Kalyan Samit

Industries and Commerce Minister, Chander Parkash Ganga, today chaired a meeting of Rogi Kalyan Samiti (RKS) of hospitals under Block Ramgarh and Purmandal.The meeting was attended by Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Rajinder Sambyal, Block Medical Officer Ramgarh...

20-Nov-2017 Ramban

Naeem Akhtar for providing all-weather connectivity to hilly areas

Reiterating government’s resolve to provide all-weather road connectivity to the hilly areas, Minister for Public Works, Naeem Akhtar said no stone will be left unturned to complete the ongoing road projects in Gool by April, 2018.While responding to various demands...

20-Nov-2017 Jammu

VC SKUAST-J calls on Governor N.N. Vohra

Dr. Pradeep Kumar Sharma, Vice-Chancellor, Sher-e-Kashmir University of Agricultural Sciences and Technology-Jammu (SKUAST-J), called on Governor N.N. Vohra, Chancellor of the University, at the Raj Bhavan here today.Dr. Sharma briefed the Governor about...

20-Nov-2017 Jammu

MLC Girdhari Lal Raina calls on Governor N.N. Vohra

Girdhari Lal Raina, MLC, called on Governor N.N. Vohra at the Raj Bhavan here today.Raina informed the Governor about several important problems relating to the Kashmiri Pandits who were compelled to leave their hearth and homes and flee from the Valley in 1989-90....

20-Nov-2017 Poonch

DC Poonch for promotion of fish culture

District Development Commissioner, Tariq Ahmad Zargar today called for putting in coordinated efforts for development and promotion of fisheries sector in the district. He was speaking at a function organized by the Department of Fisheries to create awareness...

20-Nov-2017 Jammu

MLC Ali Mohammad Dar chairs Environment Committee meeting

A meeting of the Committee on Environment of Jammu and Kashmir, Legislative Council was held here today under the Chairmanship of MLC, Ali Mohammad Dar.Threadbare discussions were held on various issues including role of Municipal Corporations, Town Areas...

20-Nov-2017 Srinagar

Parimpora shuts for 3rd day to mourn the killing of local militant

Parimpora area of Kashmir capital Srinagar city observed a complete shutdown for the consecutive 3rd day on Monday to mourn the killing of native militant Mugees Ahmed Mir.Mir was killed in a brief shootout in Zakura area in the outskirts of Srinagar city with...

20-Nov-2017 Pulwama

Militant killed in Tral

A Hizbul Mujhadeen militant Adil Rashid Chopan was killed in a brief shootout at Gulshanpora Gujjarbasti area of Tral town in South Kashmir’s Puwama district on Monday.Adil was killed after a group of militants reportedly fired upon a patrolling party.The...

20-Nov-2017 Kulgam

Another ‘militant’ joins family

Days after footballer Majid Khan of Anantnag district laid down arms, another youth from South Kashmir has shunned militancy and returned to his family.Reports said that Naseer Ahmed of Chimmar village of Kulgam district contacted his family and wished to...

20-Nov-2017 Bhubaneswar

India, China have no option but to live peacefully: Dalai Lama

Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama on Monday said India and China have no option except to live peacefully and help each other.On to the strained ties between the two countries in the wake of the Doklam standoff, the Nobel Peace laureate said that is not...

20-Nov-2017 New Delhi

Technology helps children become smarter: Sachin Tendulkar

 Cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar has said technology has helped the current generation to grow smarter and more confident in comparison to the previous generation"Today's generation is confident, I interact with so many children of this generation and have to...

20-Nov-2017 New Delhi

Farmers hold protest march, mock Parliament session in Delhi

Thousands of farmers from across the country held a protest march here on Monday and organised a 'Kisan Mukti Sansad' or mock Parliament session to present two bills on crop loans waiver and remunerative prices for farm produce.The protest march organised by the...

20-Nov-2017 Panaji

Trying to resolve 'Padmavati' issue through dialogue : Prasoon Joshi

Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) chief Prasoon Joshi on Monday said the Board was trying to follow a process of dialogue vis-a-vis the stalemate surrounding Sanjay Leela Bhansali's film "Padmavati", whose release has been delayed because of opposition...

20-Nov-2017 New Delhi

Honor 7X: Balancing classy look with strong internals

With the winter settling in, India's mid-range smartphone market is set to heat up more as Honor brings its next offering "7X" for the Indian consumers at an "unbeatable price" in December.In a recent chat with IANS, Honor's Global President George Zhao said...

20-Nov-2017 Kolkata

Virat Kohli shines with 50th international ton vs Sri Lanka

His status as the finest batsman in the world once again underlined, India skipper Virat Kohli smashed his 50th international century, which steered his side to safety in the first Test against Sri Lanka here on Monday.This was Kohli's 18th Test hundred...

20-Nov-2017 Mumbai

Not upset with Tharoor's tongue-in-cheek remark: Manushi Chhillar

 Miss World 2017 Manushi Chhillar on Monday said she is not upset that Congress leader Shashi Tharoor referred to her as "chillar", which means small change."A girl who has just won the world isn't going to be upset over a tongue-in-cheek remark. 'Chillar'...

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