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Jammu’s historic City Chowk renamed as Bharat Mata Chowk

Jammu’s historic City Chowk renamed as Bharat Mata Chowk

🕔12:53, 3.Mar 2020

Jammu, March 3  The historic City Chowk in the heart of Jammu has been renamed as the Bharat Mata Chowk after a resolution was passed by the Jammu Municipal Corporation (JMC). The JMC had won 43 of the 75 wards

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Second batch of foreign envoys reaches J&K

Second batch of foreign envoys reaches J&K

🕔12:50, 12.Feb 2020

Srinagar, Feb 12  The second batch of foreign envoys took a tour of the famous Dal lake in Kashmir upon reaching Srinagar on Wednesday morning for a visit to Jammu and Kashmir to assess the ground situation in the Union

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Elevated Light Rail System for Srinagar, Jammu

Elevated Light Rail System for Srinagar, Jammu

🕔20:54, 6.Feb 2020

Jammu, Feb 6 The Administrative Council (AC) which met under the chairmanship of Lieutenant Governor G.C. Murmu approved the proposal of the Housing and Urban Development Department to set up an Elevated Light Rail System in both the capital cities of

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Jammu and Kashmir enjoying life post Art. 370: PM

Jammu and Kashmir enjoying life post Art. 370: PM

🕔19:08, 6.Feb 2020

New Delhi, Feb 6  Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday reiterated that the situation in J&K has improved dramatically after abrogation of Article 370 and formation of the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir. Speaking in support of the Presidents’

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Rs 64.80cr sanctioned for Jammu, Srinagar medical colleges

Rs 64.80cr sanctioned for Jammu, Srinagar medical colleges

🕔06:58, 31.Jan 2020

Jammu, Jan 31 The Union Ministry of Health & Family Welfare has sanctioned Rs 32.40 crore each for the Government Medical Colleges in Jammu and Srinagar to raise the number of MBBS seats under the Centre’s 10 per cent quota

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Srinagar records coldest night, Drass at minus 28.8

Srinagar records coldest night, Drass at minus 28.8

🕔12:36, 30.Dec 2019

Srinagar, Dec 30  With temperatures dropping to minus 6.5 degrees Celsius, Srinagar recorded the coldest night of the season, the meteorological office said on Monday. The hill station of Gulmarg recorded a night temperature of minus 7.8 degrees while as

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Kashmir records season’s coldest night

Kashmir records season’s coldest night

🕔12:19, 27.Dec 2019

Srinagar, Dec 27  Kashmir woke up to a freezing Friday as the temperature plummeted to the lowest degrees in this season. Srinagar recorded the coldest night of the season with temperature dropping down to minus 5.6 degrees. The hill resort

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EU delegation leaves for Kashmir

EU delegation leaves for Kashmir

🕔11:34, 29.Oct 2019

New Delhi, Oct 29 A European Union (EU) parliamentary delegation that met Prime Minister Narendra Modi earlier, has left for Srinagar on Tuesday, in the first visit by a foreign delegation to Kashmir after the revocation of its special status. The

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J&K approves new police sub divisions for Gurez, Marwah

J&K approves new police sub divisions for Gurez, Marwah

🕔07:13, 24.Oct 2019

Srinagar, Oct 24 In order to provide greater access to the civil and police administration to residents of Marwah and Gurez, the Jammu and Kashmir State Administrative Council (SAC) on Wednesday approved the creation of police sub-divisions for the two areas.

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Article 370 abrogation decisive for peace in J&K: Amit Shah

Article 370 abrogation decisive for peace in J&K: Amit Shah

🕔13:06, 15.Oct 2019

Gurugram, Oct 15 Attacking Pakistan for spread of terrorist activities in India, Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Tuesday said he believed the abrogation of Article 370 has a major role in the complete elimination of terrorism from the country as

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Census 2021 exercise will begin from J&K in Sept 2020

Census 2021 exercise will begin from J&K in Sept 2020

🕔17:22, 24.Sep 2019

New Delhi, Sep 24  The Centre is ready with a list of states and Union Territories for the first digital National Population Register (NPR) under census 2021 putting newly created Union Territory Jammu and Kashmir on top where the mammoth

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Restrictions imposed across Kashmir Valley

Restrictions imposed across Kashmir Valley

🕔06:57, 5.Aug 2019

Srinagar, Aug 5 Restrictions have been imposed across the Kashmir Valley from early Monday, it was announced here. “Government has imposed restrictions under section 144 CrPC in District Srinagar with effect from 1200 Hrs on 5th August 2019 which shall remain

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Over 6,200 passengers flown out of Srinagar

Over 6,200 passengers flown out of Srinagar

🕔05:08, 4.Aug 2019

New Delhi/Srinagar, Aug 4  The prevailing security situation led over 6,200 passengers to fly out of the Srinagar International Airport on Saturday. According to Airports Authority of India, 6,216 passengers reported at Srinagar International Airport on Saturday to travel out

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Soldier, 2 militants killed in J&K gunfight

Soldier, 2 militants killed in J&K gunfight

🕔09:48, 18.Jun 2019

Srinagar, June 18  An Indian Army soldier and two militants were killed on Tuesday in a gunfight in Jammu and Kashmir’s Anantnag district, police sources said. The soldier initially injured in the encounter between the security forces and militants in

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Militant killed in gunfight in J&K’s Sopore

Militant killed in gunfight in J&K’s Sopore

🕔07:59, 12.Jun 2019

Srinagar, June 12  One militant was killed in a gunfight with the security forces in Jammu and Kashmir’s Sopore town on Wednesday. Police said security forces, after specific inputs about presence of militants, started a cordon and search operation yesterday

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Curfew relaxation in Jammu extended

Curfew relaxation in Jammu extended

🕔12:39, 20.Feb 2019

Jammu, Feb 20  In response to the overall improvement in the law and order situation in the Jammu district on Wednesday, authorities have decided to extend the curfew relaxation till 1 p.m., which was initially only till 11 a.m. Ramesh

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Curfew continues in Jammu for 5th day

Curfew continues in Jammu for 5th day

🕔09:44, 19.Feb 2019

Jammu, Feb 19  A curfew imposed in Jammu since February 15, continued on Tuesday for the fifth consecutive day, police said. “The curfew imposed on February 15 will continue in Jammu today. A decision on its relaxation will be taken

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Rain, snow in J&K

Rain, snow in J&K

🕔10:57, 13.Feb 2019

Srinagar, Feb 13  There was a break from the continuing cold wave conditions on Wednesday in Jammu and Kashmir following overcast skies in the valley and forecast of another spell of rain and snow later and on Thursday. “Rain in

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Heavy rain, snow lash J&K

Heavy rain, snow lash J&K

🕔10:31, 22.Jan 2019

Srinagar, Jan 22 Incessant rain in Jammu division and light to moderate fresh snowfall in the Kashmir Valley occurred on Tuesday as the Met forecast improvement from Wednesday onwards. “The western disturbance active over Jammu and Kashmir has resulted in

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Heavy snowfall to hit Kashmir

Heavy snowfall to hit Kashmir

🕔10:55, 16.Jan 2019

Srinagar, Jan 16  The Met on Wednesday forecast heavy snowfall for at least five days starting Saturday that is likely to disrupt air and surface traffic to and from the Kashmir Valley. “A comparatively intense western disturbance is becoming active

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