Adm Council directs immediate release of pensions

Jammu, March 25 -- The Administrative Council which met here under the chairmanship of Lt. Governor, G C Murmu directed the immediate release of all pensions of one month to give reprieve to the retir... Read More

Pvt security agencies should consider their workforce 'on duty': MHA

New Delhi, March 25 -- The government on Wednesday sent an advisory to all private security agency companies asking them to consider their staff "on duty", as a humane gesture for the next 21days of c... Read More

PCI asks states to ensure smooth functioning of media

New Delhi, March 25 -- The Press Council of India (PCI) has advised all state governments and administrative authorities to take necessary measures to ensure the smooth functioning of media during the... Read More

Coronavirus deaths top 20,000 worldwide, mostly in Europe

Paris, March 25 -- The coronavirus pandemic has killed more than 20,000 people worldwide, most of them in Europe, according to an AFP tally at 1700 GMT (2230 IST) Wednesday using official figures. A ... Read More

China lifts lockdown in coronavirus epicentre Wuhan

Beijing, March 25 -- China on Wednesday downgraded the risk level of the coronavirus in its epicentre Wuhan from high to medium and resumed bus services within the city for the first time since the ni... Read More

Sensex, Nifty log best day in over 10 years; investors eye stimulus package

Mumbai, March 25 -- Indian stock benchmarks Sensex and Nifty posted their best single-day rise in over a decade on Wednesday, mirroring buoyancy in global markets and anticipating a stimulus package b... Read More

2 coronavirus patients cured in Ladakh, cases in UT stand at 11

Leh, March 25 -- Two persons who tested positive for coronavirus have recovered and were released from the hospital in the Union Territory of Ladakh, where no fresh case was reported during the past f... Read More

49 arrested in Valley for violating lockdown order

Srinagar, March 24 -- Authorities in Kashmir tightened curbs on the movement of people to prevent the spread of coronavirus on Tuesday, a day after 49 people were arrested for violating the lockdown o... Read More

HC directs for action against persons concealing travel history

Jammu Tawi, March 24 -- The Jammu and Kashmir High Court today directed the authorities of the Union Territories of Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh to enforce their notifications/instructions/orders rega... Read More

102/108 Free Ambulance Service to J&K

Jammu Tawi, March 24 -- Lieutenant Governor, Girish Chandra Murmu today dedicated the 102/108 Free Ambulance Service to the people of the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir.The Lt Governor observed ... Read More