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24-May-2018 New Delhi

Nari Shakti Puraskar 2017 presented to the INSV Tarini Team

Hon’ble Minister for Women and Child Development,  Maneka Sanjay Gandhi presented the prestigious Nari Shakti Puraskar2017 to the members of the INSV Tarini team in New Delhi today.The Six-member all-women team comprising of Lt Commander Vartika Joshi,Lt...

24-May-2018 New Delhi

Rajnath Singh directs constant vigil and security on the borders

The Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh has directed all concerned officials to maintain constant vigil and security on the borders. At a review meeting here today, he took stock of the progress of construction of border fencing, roads and outposts along India's...

24-May-2018 Katra

IAF effort to contain Forest Fire at Katra

IAF has pressed into service its MLH class helicopter using Bambi Buckets, to contain the forest fire at Katra. The operations stared this morning wherein two helicopters, one each of the Daring Dragons and of Snow Leopards units, of the Western Air Command...

24-May-2018 Shimla

SSWC&MA approves 19 proposals

Second meeting of the State Single Window Clearance and Monitoring Authority (SSWC&MA) was held here today under the Chairmanship of Chief Minister Shri Jai Ram Thakur.The Authority approved 19 proposals for setting up new industrial units and for expansion...

24-May-2018 Shimla

H.P. Cabinet decisions

The State Cabinet meeting, held here today under the Chairmanship of Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur decided to give its approval to ‘Mukhya Mantri Swalvlamban Yojana- 2018 to promote self employment opportunities in the State in order to provide livelihood...

24-May-2018 Srinagar

Ashok Khajuria chairs Subordinate Legislation meeting

A meeting of the Committee on Subordinate Legislation of Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Council was held under the Chairmanship of MLC, Ashok Khajuria here today.Legislators, Mohammad Muzaffar Paray, Dr. Shehnaz Ganai and Vikram Randhawa attended the meeting...

24-May-2018 Srinagar

SSA teachers to get salary before Eid-ul-Fitr : Chowdhary Zulfkar Ali

Minister for School Education, Haj and Auqaf and Tribal Affairs Chowdhary Zulfkar Ali today announced that the Government would release salary of teachers of Sarva Shiksha Abhiyaan (SSA) before Eid-ul-Fitr.Speaking about the issues, the Minister said a special...

24-May-2018 Ganderbal

Naeem Akhtar convenes Grievances Redress Camp in Ganderbal

Reaching out to the people of Ganderbal, Minister for Public Works and Culture, Naeem Akhtar, today held a ‘Grievance Camp’ here to take stock of ongoing developmental works and address the issues faced by the people of the district.Several delegations comprising...

24-May-2018 Srinagar

Shrine Board Member Vijay Dhar meets Governor

Vijay Dhar, Member Shri Amarnathji Shrine Board (SASB), called on Governor N.N. Vohra, Chairman of the Board, at the Raj Bhavan today.Governor and Sh. Dhar discussed several issues relating to the conduct of forthcoming Shri Amarnathji Yatra....

24-May-2018 Srinagar

Secretary J&K State Sports Council meets Governor

Waheed-Ur-Rehman Parra, Secretary, J&K State Sports Council, called on Governor N.N. Vohra at the Raj Bhavan today and briefed him about the activities being undertaken to foster the sports culture in the State.Emphasising the crucial importance of games and sports...

24-May-2018 Baramulla

Economic Advisor MSME chairs meeting of entrepreneurs at Baramulla

Economic Advisor, Union Ministry of Micro Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME), D P S Negi, today chaired a meeting at Dak Bungalow here to examine project proposals for fast-tracking incubation and development of MSMEs in the district.The meeting was attended...

24-May-2018 Srinagar

Qaiser Lone chairs DRSC meeting

The meeting of Department Related Standing Committee (DRSC-I) of Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Council was held here today under the Chairmanship of MLC, Qaiser Jamsheed Lone to review the functioning of Housing and Urban Development Department (H&UDD).The...

24-May-2018 Srinagar

Congress holds protest against persistent hike on petrol, diesel

Congress today lodged strong protest against the unjustified price hike on Petrol & Diesel, describing the move as anti-people and wrong policy on the Part of Centre Govt and demanded immediate roll back of price hike.Launching a scathing attacking on Centre...

24-May-2018 Srinagar

J&K police bans use of smart phones during guard duty hours

Realizing that the use of smart phones during duty hours increases number of weapon snatching incidents, Jammu and Kashmir police imposed a blanket ban on use of smartphones during guard duty hours.In a detailed order, A.K. Choudhary, the Additional Director General...

24-May-2018 Srinagar

Deputation of custodians of Hazrabal Dargah meets Mehbooba Mufti

A deputation of the custodians (Mujawirs) of Dargah Hazrabal shrine met the Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti here today.The deputation sought construction of more washrooms to meet the rush of the devotees and improvement of the existing ones. They also...

24-May-2018 Srinagar

SFOA calls on Forest Minister

State Forest Officers Association (SFOA) delegation today called on Forest Ecology and Environment Minister, Rajiv Jasrotia to apprise him about various issues faced by them.The delegation of SFOA led by its President Munshi Iqbal put forth several issues...

24-May-2018 Srinagar

LC Panel reviews functioning of RDD

The Department Related Standing Committee (DRSC-II) of Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Council today reviewed the functioning of Rural Development Department (RDD) in the meeting held under the Chairmanship of MLC, Naresh Kumar Gupta here today.The meeting...

24-May-2018 Ludhiana

MC Joint Commissioner Takes Stock Of 'Vehras' Dwellings In Ludhiana

Aiming to keep hygienic conditions and ensuring basic amenities in 'Vehra', a courtyard dwellings, a team led by Municipal Joint Commissioner Dr. Poonam Preet Kaur inspected the various Vehras on Thursday. Kaur also convened a meeting with the people living...

24-May-2018 Mahore Block (Reasi)

Village Health Sanitation & Nutrition Day Organised in Mahore

Today people of Block Mahore witnessed a dawn of hope by witnessing first time the implementation of VHSND (Village Health Sanitation & Nutrition Day). The awareness about VHSND was generated through NHED (Nutrition & Health Education) sessions at...

24-May-2018 Bengaluru

A walk to remember, Transgender community to walk ramp

Fashion is boundless, genderless, creedless, and limitless. Fashion is power; driving home the strong message of power and equality this weekend, Bangalore Times Fashion Week will commence with ATDC Raipur, opening the two day fashion extravaganza.Fashion is...

24-May-2018 Rupnagar

50563 Beneficiaries Of District Given Rs 750 As Monthly Pension

The Congress-led Punjab government is committed for the welfare of people from all sections of the society. Under an initiative of the state government, a pension scheme is going on which covers elderly people, widows, orphans and physically challenged and...

24-May-2018 Amritsar

‘Carry On Jatta 2’ is set to be two times the Fun and Laughter

Once there was a time when not much importance was given to the comedy films and only comedy series were made. But, the movie that changed the scenario of comedy in Pollywood ‘Carry On Jatta’ is coming back after six years with its blockbuster sequel ‘Carry...

24-May-2018 S.A.S. Nagar (Mohali)

Farad Kendra's: A Bliss For Seekers Of Land Record

Dilbagh Singh resident of Jujhar Nagar, who visited Farad Kendra situated at District Administrative Complex, Sec-76 said that these Farad Kendra's are very helpful for common people. He has not faced any difficulty in obtaining the required land record. Rather,...

23-May-2018 Jammu

“Clean Jammu Clean Tawi” drive by Jammu Police

A Cleanliness drive Under Programme Clean Jammu Clean Tawi was started On 21-05-2018 to 23-05-2018 by J&K Police in the Bishnah town. “Clean Jammu Clean Tawi” Cleanliness Drive organized in the Supervision of Sh. Vivek Gupta, (IPS) SSP Jammu and Sh....

23-May-2018 Kolkata

We were under pressure in this game : Dinesh Karthik

Kolkata Knight Riders (KKR) skipper Dinesh Karthik said they were under pressure in the Eliminator against Rajasthan Royals but eventually came up trumps to win by 25 runs and make Qualifier 2 of the Indian Premier League (IPL) here on Wednesday.After being...

23-May-2018 Mumbai

How Salman Khan turned lyricist for 'Selfish' in 'Race 3'

Salman Khan has sung songs before, but his upcoming film "Race 3" marks his first time as a lyricist. The superstar says he had only penned a few thoughts, which the team loved and were eventually used as lyrics for the song "Selfish".It is the second song...

23-May-2018 New Delhi

CBI files FIR in SSC paper leak, raids 12 locations

Three months after leak of a paper of recruitment examination conducted by the Staff Selection Commission (SSC), the CBI registered an FIR and conducted raids on Wednesday at multiple locations across the country, an official said.The agency raided 12 locations,...

23-May-2018 Mumbai

Equity indices slump around 1% on weak global cues, depreciating rupee

Persistent outflow of foreign funds along with weak global cues and a depreciation in the rupee led to the key Indian equity indices plunging on Wednesday.According to market observers, rise in domestic transportation fuel prices as well as renewed global geopolitical...

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