JAMMU, DECEMBER 17: Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti has expressed grief over the death of a youth at Kupwara late last night. The Chief Minister has directed the District administration to speed up the probe into the killing to know the reasons behind the incident and punish the persons, if found...
POONCH: Minister for Food Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs & Tribal Affairs, Chowdhary Zulfkar Ali today said that government is working on the agenda of inclusive development of the backward region with special focus on development of tribal and others marginalized sections of the society. The Minister was speaking after...
Hundreds of vehicles, including those carrying essentials, left for Kashmir valley on Saturday as only one-way traffic will continue to ply on the Srinagar-Jammu national highway till further orders. Meanwhile, the national highway, linking the Ladakh region with Kashmir, has been closed for winter months while historic 86-km-long Mughal road...
Train service resumed on Saturday after remaining suspended for a day due to security reasons in the Kashmir valley, where separatists had called for a rally in Anantnag in south Kashmir. 'After remaining suspended for security reasons, we have resumed all train runs in the Kashmir valley,' a railway official...
There is no respite from the bone biting cold conditions in Ladakh region of Jammu and Kashmir as the area is reeling under severe cold condition after snowfall in the past two days. Due to overcast skies since December 10 , the cold wave has further intensified in the...
The National Green Tribunal today clarified it has not declared a silence zone at the Amarnath cave shrine in the south Kashmir Himalayas. A bench headed by NGT chairperson Justice Swatanter Kumar said that due silence has to be maintained only in front of the ice stalagmite resembling the 'ShivaLinga'. The...
Met department has predicted rain in the Kashmir Valley and snowfall in upper mountainous regions of Jammu and Kashmir during the next 12 hours. Yesterday, 24 flights were cancelled due to poor visibility at Srinagar airport. The higher reaches and different parts of Ladakh region received fresh snowfall yesterday. Leh-Srinagar...
JAMMU: Deputy Chief Minister, Dr. Nirmal Singh, today exhorted upon the officers for speedy formulation and expeditious execution of hydro power projects in the state. The Deputy CM, while addressing officers during a meeting convened here to discuss and work out strategies for development and implementation of hydro power projects, asked the...
JAMMU, DECEMBER 13: In order to identify the genuine power consumers and increase the revenue generation, the electric connections would be seeded with the Aadhaar cards and the ration cards being issued by the Food Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs (FCS&CA) department. The decision was taken in a high-level meeting...
JAMMU: Minister for Food, Civil Supplies & Consumer Affairs and Tribal Affairs, Chowdhary Zulfkar Ali today said the government has taken path-breaking initiatives for providing quality education to tribal youth with emphasis on imparting skill development training to them. The Minister was speaking during a meeting of Advisory Board for...