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BJP SC Morcha holds meeting, discuss Panchayat elections

BJP SC Morcha holds meeting

Hundreds join BJP SC Morcha Jammu: BJP State SC Morcha held meeting of its state unit under the leadership of its State President Jagdish Bhagat to discuss the upcoming panchayat elections, in the presence of BJP State General Secretary Yudhvir Sethi and former Minister & Prabhari SC Morcha Dr. Devinder Kumar Manyal (MLA Samba). BJP State Spokesperson Balbir Ram Rattan, ...

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NYK organises inaugural function for youth exchange programme


Jammu, Nov 134:  Nehru Yuva Kendra Jammu which is registered under  Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports, Govt of India today organised a inaugural function of Inter-State Youth Exchange Programme at Nagrota where in 50 youth participants from Tamil Nadu  and 50 youths from Jammu and Kashmir are participating. The programme will last for 15 days  w.e.f. 12th of Nov ...

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CSD J&K seeks equal working days for all govt. employees


Jammu. Nov 13: Justifying demand of Udyog Bhawan Employees Association to limit working days to five, Civil Society for Development of J&K State (CSD J&K) president Puneet Singh Jamwal today said that all offices including civil secretariat should function simultaneously and there should be no difference in their working hours or holidays. The CSD J&K Chief said “now that working hours ...

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Family damage hospital property as child dies in Jammu Hospital


Jammu, Nov 13:  In a fit of anger expressed against doctors, a family on Tuesday damaged the window panes of a hospital after their child admitted in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) ward of Shri Maharaja Gulab Singh Hospital died, police here said. Police said that a newly born was admitted to NICU ward of the hospital four days ...

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Roads to dozens of far-flung, remote areas near LoC closed due to fresh snowfall


Srinagar, Nov 13: Dozens of far-flung and remote villages near the Line of Control (LoC), including border town of Keran and Machil, were on Tuesday cut off from their respective district headquarters due to slippery road conditions following fresh snowfall in north Kashmir. However, roads leading to border towns of Karnah, Tangdhar in Kupwara and Gurez in Bandipora were through ...

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Woman from PaK elected Sarpanch in North Kashmir


Jehangir Lolabi Srinagar, Nov 13:  A woman from Pakistan administered Kashmir (PaK) has been elected unopposed as Sarpanch and Panch in Khumriyal area of north Kashmir’s frontier Kupwara district. Arifa Begum (35) had come to this part of Kashmir along with her husband Ghulam Mohammad Mir via Nepal in 2010.  Arifa, originally a resident of Palandari village in Muzaffarabad had submitted ...

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GoI likely to recommend President’s rule in JK


New Delhi, Nov 12: Jammu and Kashmir is unlikely to have a popular government anytime soon as the Government of India (GoI) may recommend a spell of President’s rule at the expiry of Governor’s rule on December 19, official sources said. Under the constitution of Jammu and Kashmir, there is no provision for extension of Governor’s rule. The state is under ...

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No proposal for transfer of Basant Rath on cards


Srinagar, November 13 :The government has not moved any proposal for transfer of IGP Traffic Basant Rath as was speculated on social media from Monday evening. Putting rest to all speculations about the rumors spread with regard to transfer of IGP Traffic Basant Rath, a top government official on conditions of anonymity said “I am not privy to any such ...

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Kashmiri youth resorts to violence due to rumours in colonies, mosques: Army chief


New Delhi: Indian Army chief General Bipin Rawat on Monday issued a stern warning for those who are “misleading” the youth of Jammu and Kashmir. Speaking to mediapersons, the Army chief said that at some places, “Maulvis might be giving false information to youth at mosque and madrassas”. General Rawat said that rumours were being spread from some mosques ot colonies ...

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