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Excelsior Correspondent SRINAGAR, June 20:  Thousands of devotees today thronged the revered temple of Goddess Ragnya Devi on the occasion of annual Kheer Bhawani festival – a symbol of centuries old Hindu-Muslim unity – at Tulmulla in Central Kashmir’s Ganderbal … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, June 20: While cautioning the Prime Minister, Narendra Modi to correc More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, June 20: Claiming that the party decision to pull from the Government More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, June 20: A joint anti-encroachment drive was conducted today by Jammu More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, June 20: On 2nd day of ongoing Natrang Theatre Festival, Balwant Thak More

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Excelsior Correspondent KARGIL, June 20: Chairman and Chief Executive Councilor (CEC) Kargil Kacho Ahmad Ali Khan today called for carrying out necessary measures to assess the extent of damage to crops, trees and agricultural fields in view of water scarcity … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, June 20:  While stating that miseries of the common man have increased and lawlessness prevailed all over Kashmir during last three years of PDP-BJP rule, various organisations have termed the Governor rule in the J&K State as … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, June 20: Achieving another milestone, Sher-e-Kashmir University of Agricultural Sciences & Technology of Jammu (SKUAST-J) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Petroleum Conservation Research Association (PCRA), Union Ministry of Petroleum & Natural Gas, in the … More
Excelsior Correspondent REASI, June 20: Deputy Commissioner, Reasi, Prasanna Ramaswamy, who is also the Vice Chairman of Shri Shiv Khori Shrine Board (SSKSB),  today visited Shri  Shiv Khori Shrine  to review the ongoing developmental activities there. The DDC was accompanied … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, June 20:  In a petition challenging Rule 52 and Rule 27 of the Jammu and Kashmir Mineral Concession, Storage, Transportation of Minerals and Prevention of Illegal Mining Rules, Vacation  Judge of High Court Justice Sanjeev Kumar today … More
Excelsior Correspondent SRINAGAR, June 20: Veteran freedom fighter of village Akingam of Anantnag in Kashmir valley, Jagar Nath Watal died today at the age of 94 years. Born in 1924, Jagar Nath Watal associated himself with peasants and agricultural farmers, … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, June 20:  Former Minister and NPP chairman, Harsh Dev Singh today said that BJP rule would go down as darkest chapter in Jammu’s  history. Addressing press conference  along with party president Balwant Singh Mankotia and Ex-MLA Samba … More
NEW DELHI, June 20: Niti Aayog’s proposed meeting on Friday with the officials of Jammu and Kashmir Government and NGOs has been postponed in view of the imposition of Governor’s rule in the State, a senior official said. The meeting, … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, June 20: The progressive farmers of Jammu division today participated in an interactive session with Prime Minister, Narendra Modi through video-conferencing. The facility was arranged by the Department of Agriculture, Jammu at the Conference Hall of Krishi … More
Excelsior Correspondent LEH, June 20: District Congress Committee (DCC) Leh led by president Tsering Samphel  organized a protest rally to raise the water crisis issue in Leh today. Holding placard in hands, the rally commenced from Leh gate to culminates … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, June 20: In order to carry out branch cutting/preventative maintenance the power supply to Udhampur Town and PHE etc fed from Udhampur line will remain affected on June 22 from 09 am to 04 pm. Similarly, the power supply to … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, June 19: Inspector General of Police (IGP) Jammu Zone Dr SD Singh today reviewed the arrangements for forthcoming Shri Amarnath yatra. The arrangements were reviewed in the meeting, which was attended by Army, PMF, intelligence agencies and … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU,  June 19: Supreme Court Judge, Justice Ranjan Gogoi, who is also the Executive Chairman, National Legal Services Authority (NALSA) attended a Mega Legal Services and Awareness Camp held at Mishriwala. The day-long camp was organized by District … More
Excelsior Correspondent Srinagar, June 19: Khurshid Ahmed Ganai, State Chief Information Commissioner (CIC), called on Governor N.N. Vohra at the Raj Bhavan here today and apprised the latter about the functioning of  the Commission and the quantum of work which … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, June 19: In a petition filed by Subash Chander Raina and others SPOs seeking regularization as constables in view their contribution in the anti militancy operation, Vacation Judge of High Court Justice Sanjeev Kumar today directed the … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, June 19: MLA Jammu East and party chief whip, Rajesh Gupta distributed free gas cylinders to the members of the SC & ST community under the Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojna at Dalpatian Mohallla in Ward Number 05. … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, June 19: Member Parliament, Rajya Sabha, Shamsher Singh Manhas today dedicated newly constructed lane and drain along with tiling work to the public at village Khada in block-Purmandal of Jammu district. Manhas, while addressing the people, said … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, June 19: Four-day Natrang Theatre Festival,  being organised to celebrate 35 glorious years of the Natrang  organization,  commenced here today at Abhinav Theatre Jammu with the presentation of William Shakespeare’s world famous play ‘Romeo Juliet’,  directed by … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, June 19: Director General of Police (DGP) Dr SP Vaid has ordered transfer and posting of 6 Deputy Superintendents of Police (DySPs) with immediate effect. According to the order, Aijaz Ahmad Malik, SDPO Khan Sahib has been … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, June 19: BSNL is offering its customers unlimited free calling (Local +STD) within India on any network across all the DSL/FTTH Broadband Combo Plans having  FMC of Rs  645 and  above. BSNL is also offering its customers … More
Excelsior Correspondent KATHUA, June 20: A girl allegedly committed suicide by hanging herself in her house at Govindsar area, falling under the jurisdiction of Kathua Police Station, a police official said. The deceased has been identified as Kajal (20), daughter … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, June 20: Director, Aryans Group Prof BS Sidhu said that the approval process from Bar Council of India, New Delhi and affiliation process from Punjabi University, Patiala is already under progress for 120 seats and would be … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, June 20:  Lakshmi Devi, mother of Congress MLC, Rani Gargi Baloria and wife of Late Thakur Pritam Singh passed away here today. Pradesh Congress Committee (PCC) has deeply condoled the sad demise of the mother of  senior … More
Excelsior Correspondent SRINAGAR, June 20: Four thought-provoking films were screened on the second day of Kashmir World Film Festival (KWFF) at Tagore Hall here. The organizers of the festival in a statement said that the festival is being presented by … More
Excelsior Correspondent UDHAMPUR, June 20: A leopard among three wild animals and a domestic cow were electrocuted as a 33 KV transmission line got ruptured at village Pingar in tehsil Ramnagar, late last night. The four animals, including a pig … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, June 20: A woman died today in an alleged stove blast in Arnia area of city outskirts. According to a police official, a woman identified as Seema Devi (40) wife of Parshotam Singh, resident of Karyal (Arnia), … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, June 20: All J&K Dalit Chetna Manch today organized a protest demonstration here at Press Club regarding dishonor of statues of Mahatma Jyotirao Phule and Krantijyoti Savitiri Bai Phule at village Chak Desa in Kathua district. Sham … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, June 20: Two persons including an eight-year-old girl died today in two separate road accidents occurred in city outskirts. According to a police official, an eight-year-old girl namely Chahat Saini daughter of Nanak Singh, resident of Sarora … More
Excelsior Correspondent KISHTWAR, June 20: Police seized the vehicle of Municipal Committee and arrested the driver for violating the statutory regulations issued under Section 144 CrPC. As per police sources, a four wheeler vehicle, without the registration number of Municipal … More
Excelsior Correspondent KISHTWAR, June 20: A cop of Jammu and Kashmir Police was killed, when the motorcycle, he was riding met with accident at Raggi Nallah, a police official said. The deceased has been identified as Mohammad Sharif Manhas, son … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU,  June 20: Foreign Exchange Department, Srinagar (Jammu Regional Office), organised customer service meeting here today at RBI office,  under the chairmanship of  DK Kashyap, Deputy General Manager, FED, Jammu. The meeting was attended by senior officials of … More
Excelsior Correspondent RAJOURI, June 20: District Development Commissioner, Rajouri (Chairman District Health Society) Dr Shahid Iqbal Choudhary, in a meeting of concerned district officers, reviewed comprehensively the functioning of Health Department vis-à-vis construction of NTPHCs, health sub-centres and staff quarters, … More
Excelsior Correspondent SAMBA, June 20: J&K Retired Police Pensioners Association held meeting under the chairmanship of its District President Raghubir Singh at Vijaypur. In the meeting, the participants raised issues including pay anomaly, enhancement of medical allowance to Rs 3000 … More
Excelsior Correspondent KATHUA, June 20: Burglars barged into a house at Ward Number 14 Sawan Chak and decamped with 10 tolas gold ornaments and Rs 35000 cash, a police official said. The burglars struck in the house of SSB Jawan … More
Excelsior Correspondent SRINAGAR, June 20: Police today saved a newborn baby who was abandoned and arrested the accused within hours of the incident. A police spokesperson said that police post Noorbagh received a phone call from locals of Wanganpora Eidgah, … More