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Two more tremors in J&K, 11 in last four days

Two more tremors in J&K, 11 in last four days

🕔10:48, 26.Aug 2022

Jammu, Aug 26 (IANS) Two more tremors jolted Jammu and Kashmir on Friday as 11 tremors occurred in the union territory during the last four days. Data revealed by the National Center for Seismology (NCS) recorded two tremors in J&K on

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Three iconic J&K sites chosen for international Yoga Day

Three iconic J&K sites chosen for international Yoga Day

🕔07:06, 20.Jun 2022

Three heritage sites of Jammu and Kashmir have been chosen among 75 prominent heritage spots for special events on June 21 being celebrated as International Yoga Day. Srinagar, June 20 (IANS) Three heritage sites of Jammu and Kashmir have been chosen

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4.7-magnitude quake jolts J&K

4.7-magnitude quake jolts J&K

🕔17:48, 14.Jun 2022

An earthquake measuring 4.7 on the Richter scale jolted Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday. Srinagar, June 14 (IANS) An earthquake measuring 4.7 on the Richter scale jolted Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday. Disaster management officials said the temblor struck at 1.05

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India rejects resolution passed in Pak National Assembly on ‘delimitation’ exercise in J&K

India rejects resolution passed in Pak National Assembly on ‘delimitation’ exercise in J&K

🕔14:01, 17.May 2022

India on Tuesday slammed the resolution passed by Pakistan National Assembly on the ‘delimitation exercise in the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir’ and said that it has ‘no locus standi to pronounce on or interfere in matters that are

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Tighten security grid further to ensure zero cross-border infiltration: Shah

Tighten security grid further to ensure zero cross-border infiltration: Shah

🕔07:37, 19.Feb 2022

New Delhi, Feb 19 (IANS) Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Friday directed that the security grid should be further strengthened to ensure zero cross-border infiltration and to eliminate terrorism. Reviewing the security situation in the Union Territory of Jammu and

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J&K becomes 1st UT to be integrated with National Single Window System

J&K becomes 1st UT to be integrated with National Single Window System

🕔07:38, 9.Feb 2022

New Delhi, Feb 9 (IANS) The Centre on Tuesday said Jammu and Kashmir (J&K) has become the first Union Territory (UT) which has been integrated with the National Single Window System (NSWS). This marks a major leap in ‘Ease of Doing

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Kashmiri Handicrafts set to dazzle German, European markets

Kashmiri Handicrafts set to dazzle German, European markets

🕔17:34, 24.Jan 2022

New Delhi/Srinagar, Jan 24 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir is ready to showcase its potential through government initiatives for a necessary boost to the handicrafts sector in the post-pandemic world. Starting with export promotion in Germany, the Director Handicrafts and Handloom Kashmir,

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J&K to have district level Good Governance Index: Jitendra Singh

J&K to have district level Good Governance Index: Jitendra Singh

🕔07:08, 3.Jan 2022

New Delhi, Jan 3 (IANS) Union Minister Dr Jitendra Singh on Sunday said that Jammu and Kashmir will soon become the first Union Territory (UT) in the country to have a district level Good Governance Index. The Minister said this here

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12 dead, 14 injured in stampede at Mata Vaishno Devi shrine

12 dead, 14 injured in stampede at Mata Vaishno Devi shrine

🕔10:45, 1.Jan 2022

Jammu, Jan 1 (IANS) Twelve people were killed and 14 injured on Saturday in a stampede at the Mata Vaishno Devi shrine in Jammu and Kashmir’s Reasi district. Officials of the shrine said the stampede occurred when a large number of

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Two planks of new governance in JKUT: Power decentralisation and self reliance

Two planks of new governance in JKUT: Power decentralisation and self reliance

🕔12:44, 29.Dec 2021

New Delhi/Srinagar, Dec 29 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir is riding on the high tide of development and is expected to rise as a model for the rest of the country by 2023. LG Manoj Sinha has made it clear that he

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‘New constitutional arrangement has come into existence in J&K’

‘New constitutional arrangement has come into existence in J&K’

🕔07:29, 25.Dec 2021

New Delhi, Dec 25 (IANS) Union Minister of State for Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions, Jitendra Singh on Friday said that several governance reforms have been introduced and a new constitutional arrangement came into existence following the creation of the union

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Union Home Secy reviews security situation of J&K

Union Home Secy reviews security situation of J&K

🕔17:03, 17.Nov 2021

New Delhi, Nov 17 (IANS) Union Home Secretary Ajay Bhalla on Wednesday reviewed the security situation of Jammu and Kashmir in the wake of targeted killings of civilians. Apart from the Chief Secretary, Director General of Police, CID Chief of Jammu

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In 60 days, 2 stars shine in J&K; Generation-Next rejects Pak agenda, chooses career over violence

In 60 days, 2 stars shine in J&K; Generation-Next rejects Pak agenda, chooses career over violence

🕔13:12, 4.Nov 2021

New Delhi/Srinagar, Nov 4 (IANS) In 60 days, two stars emerged from Jammu and Kashmir, a teenage boy, Tanmay Gupta, who became the first boy from the Union Territory to top NEET examination, and Umran Malik who clocked 150 kmph on

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Amit Shah chairs high level security review in J&K

Amit Shah chairs high level security review in J&K

🕔18:30, 23.Oct 2021

Srinagar, Oct 23 (IANS) Union Home Minister Amit Shah chaired a high-level security review meeting in Srinagar on Saturday on the first day of his 3-day visit to Jammu and Kashmir. This is his first visit to J&K after Article 370

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Amit Shah to begin 3-day J&K visit on Saturday

Amit Shah to begin 3-day J&K visit on Saturday

🕔11:12, 22.Oct 2021

Srinagar, Oct 22 (IANS) Union Home Minister Amit Shah will address a mega public rally, flag off the first Srinagar-Sharjah direct flight, lay foundation stones of two medical colleges and chair a high level security review meeting during his three-day visit

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J&K reduces VAT on ATF to 1%

J&K reduces VAT on ATF to 1%

🕔07:31, 12.Oct 2021

New Delhi, Oct 12 (IANS) To enhance air connectivity, the Jammu and Kashmir on Monday reduced the value added tax on air turbine fuel to 1 per cent. The price of ATF is a major component of the operating cost of

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Violence not part of ‘Kashmiriyat’, Prez Kovind tells youth

Violence not part of ‘Kashmiriyat’, Prez Kovind tells youth

🕔14:52, 27.Jul 2021

Srinagar/ New Delhi, July 27  Violence, which was never part of ‘Kashmiriyat’, became the daily reality in Jammu and Kashmir, said President Ram Nath Kovind on Tuesday urging the younger generation to learn from their rich legacy of peaceful coexistence.

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Widespread rainfall forecast in north India

Widespread rainfall forecast in north India

🕔16:18, 26.Jul 2021

New Delhi, July 26  There will be widespread rainfall with isolated heavy to very heavy showers likely over Jammu and Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Punjab, Haryana, Chandigarh and Uttar Pradesh till July 29, the India Meteorological Department (IMD) said on

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Maha Governor releases book on post-Art 370 Kashmir

Maha Governor releases book on post-Art 370 Kashmir

🕔06:53, 22.Jul 2021

Mumbai, July 22  Maharashtra Governor Bhagat Singh Koshyari on Wednesday expressed confidence that Jammu and Kashmir will once again reclaim its lost glory and become a ‘heaven on earth’. The Governor’s comments came while releasing a book — ‘Kashmir Ki

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J&K receives 9 oxygen generation plants from Germany

J&K receives 9 oxygen generation plants from Germany

🕔07:14, 8.Jun 2021

Srinagar, June 8  Jammu and Kashmir received a fresh consignment of nine medical oxygen generation plants on Monday, officials said. The state-of-the-art Pressure Swing Adsorption (PSA) oxygen generation plants, manufactured in Europe, were airlifted from Frankfurt by the Indian Air

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