Jammu: The Lok Sabha on Tuesday passed a bill under which Kashmiri, Dogri and Hindi, apart from the existing Urdu and English, will be the official languages in the union territory of Jammu and Kashmir. Introducing the Jammu and Kashmir Official Languages Bill, 2020,...
Jammu and Kashmir Tuesday recorded 1,235 fresh positive cases of deadly virus, taking the tally of positive cases to 66,261 in the Union Territory while as 18 more people died due to the Covid infection pushing the death toll up to 1042. Of the...
UNITED NATIONS: The United Nations faces a "crisis of confidence” without comprehensive reforms, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said, asserting that the world needs a reformed multilateralism that reflects today's realities, gives voice to all stakeholders, addresses contemporary challenges and focuses on human welfare.Prime Minister Modi's call...
Srinagar: An unidentified militant was killed on Tuesday in an overnight encounter with security forces in Budgam district of Jammu and Kashmir, police said.The encounter began on Monday evening in the Nawad area of Charar-e-Sharief in central Kashmir's Budgam after the security forces launched a cordon and...
Jammu: The Government of Jammu & Kashmir and Army Monday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for development and operationalization of Airstrip in Kishtwar. Brig. Vikram Bhan, Commander, 9 Sector RR and S.Katoch, Commissioner Civil Aviation signed the MoU in the presence of Lieutenant...
New Delhi: From August 5, 2019, till August 2020 the number of terror incidents, stone peltings, deaths of civilians and security personnel in terrorist incidents have reduced significantly when compared to the same time frame a year ago, the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) said on Monday.As...
Jammu: Asserting that education is key to success, Jammu and Kashmir Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha on Monday said that New Education Policy-2020 will empower youth and bring landmark change in the Union Territory."Education is the key to success and development. We want to make Jammu and Kashmir...
JAMMU, Sept 20: Jammu and Kashmir has registered best performance among all the States and Union Territories in achieving physical progress of Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana (PMGSY) since June 15, 2020 after the Unlock- I was announced to relax the restrictions enforced on construction activities in...
Jammu: Schools reopened on Monday in Jammu on a voluntary basis requiring the consent of the parents for students to attend the schools amid the COVID-19 pandemic.Ministry of Home Affairs in its order mentioned that "States and UTs may permit up to 50 per cent of teaching...
Jammu: There was no shortage of beds in the Government Medical College (GMC) and its associated hospital in Jammu region, said Rajeev Rai Bhatnagar, the advisor to the Jammu and Kashmir Lt Governor, on Sunday amid a spike in COVID-19 cases in the Union Territory.He assured the...