JRL condemns killing of Sikh youth, says will visit Tral soon

JRL condemns killing of Sikh youth, says will visit Tral soon

Srinagar: The Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL) comprising Syed Ali Geelani, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and Muhammad Yasin Malik has strongly condemned the killing of a Sikh youth by unidentified gunmen at Tral stating that killing of any human being, irrespective of the faith he belongs to, deserves highest form of condemnation. In a joint statement issued here, the leadership said many attempts were […]

Army Major, BSF trooper injured in Rajouri

Army Major, BSF trooper injured in Rajouri

Rajouri: An army officer and a Border Security Force (BSF) man were injured in an attack carried out by Pakistan army in forward area of Rajouri district on Thursday. Official sources told GNS that today at about 13:45 hours, a joint team of Indian Army 15 JAKLI and 59 BSF launched a search operation in forward […]

Fresh WD hit J&K, fairly widespread rain-snow predicted for 72 hours

Fresh WD hit J&K, fairly widespread rain-snow predicted for 72 hours

Srinagar: A fresh Western Disturbance (WD) hit the Jammu and Kashmir which could result in widespread (WS) rain and snow during the next 72 hours, a Meteorological department spokesman said Thursday evening. Meanwhile, control rooms have already been set up in view of the forecast for heavy snowfall. District authorities have also held meetings to […]

Govt to intensify tourism promotion activities: Advisor Ganai

Govt to intensify tourism promotion activities: Advisor Ganai

JAMMU: The government has decided to intensify tourism promotion activities by organizing series of promotional events across the country including one at Mumbai to invite film industry people for shooting movies at enchanting locations in Jammu and Kashmir. The decision was taken here at a meeting of tourism department chaired by Advisor to Governor Khurshid […]

CS chairs ICDS Empowered Committee meet

CS chairs ICDS Empowered Committee meet

JAMMU: The State Empowered Committee for Anganwadi services met here today with Chief Secretary, B V R Subrahmanyam in the chair. The committee deliberated upon the Annual Plan Implementation Programme (APIP) 2019-20 for the ICDS and approved an outlay of Rs. 742.93 crore to be submitted to Union Ministry of Women & Child Development for […]

Advisor Kumar unveils first wall calendar of Sericulture Dept

Advisor Kumar unveils first wall calendar of Sericulture Dept

JAMMU: As part of its endeavors to promote and popularize the sericulture activities, Advisor to Governor, K Vijay Kumar released the wall calendar of Sericulture Department prepared for the first time, here today. Secretary, Agriculture, Manzoor Ahmad Lone, Director General Planning A K Gandotra, Director Sericulture, Gulzar Ahmad, Special Secretary APD Ravinder Sadhu, Director Finance […]