Funding cleared for Jambu Zoo among 17 projects

Jammu Tawi, Jan. 9 -- In its 9th High Powered Committee (HPC) meeting held under Financial Commissioner (Finance), Dr Arun Kumar Mehta, JK Infrastructure Development Finance Corporation (JKIDFC) today... Read More

New Advisor Bhatnagar meets LG

Jammu Tawi, Jan. 8 -- Rajiv Rai Bhatnagar, newly appointed Advisor to Lieutenant Governor, today met the Lieutenant Governor, Girish Chandra Murmu Girish here at the Raj Bhavan. The Lt Governor and B... Read More

Earmark 10% budget for promotion of Tribal Affairs: LG

Jammu Tawi, Jan. 8 -- Lieutenant Governor, Girish Chandra Murmu today directed the Finance department to earmark a minimum of 10 % of the budget in all departments for the promotion of tribal affairs.... Read More

Army Commander in China, interacts with PLA Commander

Jammu Tawi, Jan. 8 -- Northern Army Commander Lt Gen Ranbir Singh, leading an Indian military delegation to China, met the Chinese ground forces' commander Gen Han Weiguo and discussed issues having s... Read More

Sgr-Jmu highway remain closed, 5000 stranded given shelter in a chilly weather

Srinagar, Jan. 8 -- The Srinagar-Jammu national highway, the only road connecting Kashmir valley with the rest of the country, remained closed for the second day on Wednesday due to fresh landslides a... Read More

Centre notifies new wetland conservation rules

NEW DELHI, Jan. 8 -- In order to conserve wetlands across the country, the Centre has notified new rules that prohibit setting up or expansion of industries, and disposal of construction and demolitio... Read More

Grenade attack on troops, 2 civilians injured

Srinagar, Jan. 8 -- At least two civilians were injured after terrorists hurled a grenade on CRPF personnel at Habak Chowk of Srinagar on Wednesday afternoon. Following the attack on CRPF personnel, ... Read More

9 judge SC bench to hear Sabarimala, Women's religious practices case on Jan 13

New Delhi, Jan. 8 -- The Supreme Court has constituted a new nine-judge bench to hear Sabarimala case. The new bench, headed by Chief Justice of India SA Bobde, will comprise other judges including Ju... Read More

Digitization of Land Records in J&K at snail's pace

Jammu Tawi, Jan. 7 -- Lieutenant Governor, Girish Chandra Murmu today reviewed the progress of the digitization and computerization of Land Records in J&K under Digital India Land Records Modernizatio... Read More

4 convicts in Nirbhaya case to be hanged on Jan 22

New Delhi, Jan. 7 -- Four convicts in the sensational 2012 Nirbhaya Gang rape and murder case will be hanged on January 22 at 7 am in Tihar jail, a Delhi court said on Tuesday. The order was pronounc... Read More