Advisor Ganai holds marathon public hearing at Srinagar

Advisor Ganai holds marathon public hearing at Srinagar

SRINAGAR: Advisor to the Governor, Khurshid Ahmad Ganai on Monday listened to people’s issues here at a marathon weekly public hearing. Several delegations called upon Advisor Ganai—urging him to direct administration to act swiftly for addressing their grievances. The delegation members apprised the Advisor about civic and administrative issues.  Ganai assured the delegations and deputations that […]

Govt notifies new Compensatory Afforestation Fund Rules

Govt notifies new Compensatory Afforestation Fund Rules

JAMMU: The Governor’s Administration has approved the new Jammu and Kashmir Compensatory Afforestation Fund Rules, 2018 for the State. The new rules will further streamline working of the Compensatory Afforestation Fund Management and Planning Authority (CAMPA) and institutionalize concurrent monitoring of works executed under the CAMPA funds. Giving details Commissioner Secretary Forest, Ecology and Environment, […]

Div Com Jammu chairs meeting to finalize stamp duty rates

Div Com Jammu chairs meeting to finalize stamp duty rates

JAMMU: Divisional Commissioner Sanjeev Verma today chaired a meeting of Deputy Commissioners of Jammu division to finalize stamp duty rates. The meeting was attended by Deputy Commissioner Jammu, Ramesh Kumar, DC Samba, Sushma Chouhan, DC Doda, Anshul Garg, DC Rajouri, Mohammad Aijaz, Stamp Officer, Roshan Din Tantray, ADC, Reasi, Rajinder Sharma and other concerned attended […]

Dr Lone inaugurates Exhibition organized by JK SC, ST & BC Development Corp

Dr Lone inaugurates Exhibition organized by JK SC, ST & BC Development Corp

JAMMU: Secretary Social Welfare, Dr Farooq Ahmad Lone, today inaugurated Marketing Exhibition organized by J&K SC,ST& BC Development Corporation. A variety of products are being showcased at the 10-Day exhibition organized at Kala Kendra, Jammu under the schemes of National Minorities Finance & Development Corporation. Dr Lone, after inaugurating the exhibition, visited the stalls setup by […]

New Stamp duty in Kashmir from next year

New Stamp duty in Kashmir from next year

SRINAGAR:  The notification of new Stamp Duty rates for the calendar year 2019 for Kashmir division including Leh and Kargil will be notified and implemented from  January 1, 2019 under the existing provisions. In this regard, Divisional Commissioner Kashmir Baseer Ahmad Khan chaired a meeting to review the finalization of the new rates, here today After […]

Governor’s message on Good Governance Day

Governor’s message on Good Governance Day

JAMMU: Governor Satya Pal Malik in his message on the Good Governance Day, which is observed every year on 25th December, has conveyed that it should be the Government’s continuing endeavour to provide prompt, efficient, transparent and totally accountable administration for the betterment and welfare of the common citizen. Governor has appealed to all stake […]

Guv dedicates Bhawan-Bhairon Ghati Passenger Ropeway to pilgrims

Guv dedicates Bhawan-Bhairon Ghati Passenger Ropeway to pilgrims

Jammu: Governor Satya Pal Malik, Chairman of the Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine Board, today inaugurated Bhawan-Bhairon Passenger Ropeway, a high-tech project completed by the Shrine Board for facilitation of the pilgrims visiting the Holy Cave Shrine of Shri Mata Vaishno Deviji. This project was e-inaugurated at a function held at the Raj Bhavan here today. Dr. S. […]

ITBP trooper killed, 34 others injured as bus plunges in Ramban 

ITBP trooper killed, 34 others injured as bus plunges in Ramban 

Srinagar: One ITBP (Indo Tibetan Border Police) trooper was killed and 34 others were injured when a bus they were traveling in met with an accident near Khoni nalllah on Srinagar-Jammu highway on Monday. Reports reaching GNS said that the bus carrying 35 ITBP men skidded off the road near Khoni Nallah and rolled down into a […]

Ex Pak PM Nawaz Sharif given seven year jail

Ex Pak PM Nawaz Sharif given seven year jail

Islamabad: An accountability court on Monday handed ousted Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif seven years in jail, a report in Dawn newspaper website said here. The report further said that Mr Sharif has also been fined $2.5 million in the Al-Azizia Steel Mills corruption case. However, the former Prime Minister was acquitted him in the […]