ECI two day visit: All women polling booth, Mobile Apps, VVPAT’s for the first time

ECI two day visit: All women polling booth, Mobile Apps, VVPAT’s for the first time

Srinagar:The Chief Election Commissioner Shri Sunil Arora accompanied by Election Commissioners Shri Ashok Lavasa and Sh Sushil Chandra along with the team of officers from Election Commission of India, concluded their two day review of Poll Preparedness of the State of Jammu and Kashmir for 2019 General and assembly elections. The Commission in a statement […]

Day two: Election Commission reviews poll preparedness

Day two: Election Commission reviews poll preparedness

Srinagar: Chief Election Commissioner Shri Sunil Arora accompanied by Election Commissioners Shri Ashok Lavasa and Sh Sushil Chandra along with the team of officers from Election Commission of India, conducted a two day review of Poll Preparedness of the State of Jammu and Kashmir on 4th and 5th March 2019. During the visit, the Commission […]

Governor and Dr. Jitendra Singh launch PMSYMD pension scheme

Governor and Dr. Jitendra Singh launch PMSYMD pension scheme

JAMMU:  Governor Satya Pal Malik and Dr. Jitendra Singh, MoS, PMO launched the Pradhan Mantri Shram Yogi Maan  Dhan (PM-SYM) Scheme, a pension scheme for unorganised sector, at the Convention Centre here today. Sh. Khurshid Ahmed  Ganai, Advisor to Governor; Sh. Jugal Kishore Sharma, and Sh. Shamsher Singh Manhas, Members of Parliament; Sh. Chander Mohan […]

Advisor Ganai lays foundation stone of new colleges at Aloochi Bagh, Eidgah

Advisor Ganai lays foundation stone of new colleges at Aloochi Bagh, Eidgah

SRINAGAR: Advisor to Governor, Khurshid Ahmad Ganai on Tuesday said that education is imperative for the overall growth of the State. Addressing a gathering after laying foundation stone of new Government Degree College at Aloochi Bagh, here in the summer capital, Ganai said that access to quality education plays an immense role in the development […]

Article 35A and ban on Jamaat: Kashmir traders protest in Srinagar

Article 35A and ban on Jamaat: Kashmir traders protest in Srinagar

Srinagar: Amid shutdown Kashmiri trade bodies on Tuesday held a protest demonstration in Srinagar against the Home Ministry’s ban on Jama’at-e-Islami and the recent amendments in Article 35-A. Representatives of various trade bodies assembled in the city center and took out a protest march. The protesters were holding placards and banners demanding dismissal of the […]

Scores of IS fighters surrender in Syria

Scores of IS fighters surrender in Syria

DEIR PROVINCE: Around 150 Islamic State fighters surrendered after a ferocious battle over their last shred of territory in eastern Syria, but an unknown number of militants are still holding out, a military source in a US-backed Syrian force told Reuters on Monday. The militant group faces defeat in Baghouz on the banks of the […]

India, Pak armies exchange gunfire along LoC in J&K’s Rajouri

India, Pak armies exchange gunfire along LoC in J&K’s Rajouri

Jammu: India and Pakistan armies on Tuesday exchanged gunfire along Line of Control in Nowshera sector of Rajouri district, ANI reported. “At about 1130 hours, Pakistan initiated unprovoked cease fire violation by shelling with mortars and firing of small arms along LoC in Nowshera Sector,” News gathering agency ANI reported. The official said that the […]

Tral gunfight: J&K Police identifies slain militants

Tral gunfight: J&K Police identifies slain militants

Srinagar: The Jammu and Kashmir Police on Tuesday said that they have identified the two militants slain in Tral gunfight. The militants were identified as Adfar Fayaz Parray son of Fayaz Ahmad Parray, a resident of Gulshanpora Tral and Irfan Ahmad Rather, son of Ghulam Hassan Rather, a resident of Shariefabad Tral. “According to the […]