Governor’s statement on Shah Faesal’s resignation

Governor’s statement on Shah Faesal’s resignation

JAMMU:  On the resignation of IAS officer, Dr. Shah Faesal, Governor Satya Pal Malik has issued the following statement. Governor said that Shah Faisal was an efficient and dedicated officer who rendered his services with great zeal and enthusiasm for the welfare of the state and its people particularly belonging to weaker sections of the […]

Vibrant Panchayat system key to rural development, promotion of participatory democracy: Advisor Kumar

Vibrant Panchayat system key to rural development, promotion of participatory democracy: Advisor Kumar

JAMMU: Advisor to Governor K. Vijay Kumar Saturday called for strengthening the Panchayati Raj Institution (PRI) to boost rural development, facilitate participatory democracy and reinforce accountability at the grassroots level. The Advisor was speaking at a workshop of Master Resource Persons here at Panchayat Bhawan Jammu.  The Master Resource Persons would train the elected representatives […]

26 absentee employees suspended at Budgam

26 absentee employees suspended at Budgam

BUDGAM: Additional District Development Commissioner (ADDC), Khurshid Ahmad Sanai today suspended 26 government employees for unauthorized absence from duty, during a surprise inspection of various offices. During the inspection, 21 employees of Power Development Department (PDD) and five employees of Roads and Buildings (R&B) Department were found absent from duty without any authorization. The ADDC […]

Weather woes to continue, Kashmir receive fresh snowfall

Weather woes to continue, Kashmir receive fresh snowfall

Srinagar: Weather woes to continue during the next 24 hours before decrease in precipitation from January 14 in the Kashmir valley, where fresh snowfall since early Saturday resulted in considerable drop in the maximum temperature though minimum temperature was above normal due to overcast sky. A Met department spokesman said here this evening that there […]

DGP rewards J&K Central Police Water Sports team

DGP rewards J&K Central Police Water Sports team

Jammu: Director General of Police J&K Dilbag Singh has rewarded 18 officials of J&K Central Police Water Sports team for their performance in the 18th All India Police Water Sports Championship 2018 held at Sukhana Lake, Chandigarh in which the team bagged two gold and a bronze medal. The officials who have been rewarded by the DGP […]

NC assails BJP for ignoring development of border areas

NC assails BJP for ignoring development of border areas

R S PURA: National Conference State Secretary and former MLC Rattan Lal Gupta on Saturday assailed the BJP for ignoring border dwellers, saying all the promises made during 2014 parliamentary and assembly elections have proved hoax. According to a statement issued here, while addressing workers at Rathana village in R. S Pura this afternoon, Gupta […]

PDP worried over Kashmir worsening power scenario

PDP worried over Kashmir worsening power scenario

Srinagar:  Urging the party workers and activists to stay united during the present time of tough ordeals, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) General Secretary Ghulam Nabi Lone Hanjura has said that conspiracies aimed at undermining the importance of PDP will miserably fail on ground this time again. According to a statement issued here, while addressing party workers […]

Joint delegation of industry federations meets Governor

Joint delegation of industry federations meets Governor

JAMMU:  A joint delegation of Federation of Industry, Jammu; Federation of Industry, Kashmir; Kashmir Economic Alliance; Chamber of Commerce & Industry, Jammu led by their respective  chairmen,  met Governor Satya Pal Malik at the Raj Bhavan here today. The delegation discussed some issues of  urgent nature with regard to industrial sector which include extension of  […]