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Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Mar 30: Home Guards pinned hope from new coalition Government in the Jammu and Kashmir for redressal to their long pending demands. Large number of Home Guards assembled outside Press Club under the banner of All J&K … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Mar 30: The power supply to the areas (Rail Head Complex, University, More
Excelsior Correspondent SRINAGAR, Mar 30: Government will pay proper compensation to uninsured trade More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Mar 30: In a Public Interest Litigation seeking check on illegal conv More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Mar 30: J&K Pradesh Congress Committee expressed concern over the More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Mar 30: Minister for Revenue, Javaid Mustafa Mir today made it clear that Government has not fixed any time frame for operationalization of 158 administrative units, which have been created on the recommendations of Expert Committee headed … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Mar 30: Irrespective of their political affiliations Members in Legislative Assembly today were unanimous on police reforms and making tourism a focal point of development while participating on annual grants of GAD, Home, Information Department, Tourism, Hospitality … More
Excelsior Correspondent GUWAHATI, Mar 30: Addressing the 25th convocation of Gauhati University here today, Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) of the Ministry of Development of Northeastern Region (DoNER), MoS PMO, Personnel, Public Grievances, Pensions, Atomic Energy and Space, Dr. … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Mar 30: 2nd Additional Sessions Judge Jammu, M K Sharma today discharged three accused namely Raj Kumar, Dharminder Sharma and Rajinder Singh from whom capsules were recovered, at the stage of framing charges. After hearing Advocate Prince … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Mar 30: Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed today termed the transfer of NHPC-run Dulhasti and Uri power projects to the State Government as a test of credibility of both the Governments. “It is the test of our … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Mar 30: A high-level committee is being constituted in order to monitor the progress on four-lanning of Jammu-Srinagar National Highway on regular basis. This was stated by Minister Incharge R&B in response to the question of independent … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Mar 30: Minister for Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs today said that performance of the Law Officers would be effectively monitored to ensure proper representation of State cases pending in different courts. He was replying to the … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Mar 30: Entire Opposition today staged protest in the Legislative Council and members (Cong-NC) walked out of the House as the Acting Chairman Jahangir Hussain Mir disallowed voting on the private members resolution regarding empowerment of Panchayats. … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Mar 30: Jammu and Kashmir State Samaj Sudhar Committee (SSSC) held a meeting under the chairmanship of Mohan Choudhary. During the meeting, Choudhary expressed concern over encroachment by rehariwalas and buses plying on Jammu-Udhampur route outside Bus … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Mar 30: Minister for Education, Naeem Akhtar said that the Government is contemplating to frame a transfer policy in the Education sector for Ladakh region to address the issues relating to posting tenures of non locals in … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Mar 29 : Former minister and Pradesh Congress Committee president Ghulam Ahmed Mir today said that Congress has always played vital role in women empowerment and tried to provide them justice. Addressing one day convention of Pradesh … More
Excelsior Correspondent New Delhi, Mar 29: Price waterhouse Coopers (PwC) Pvt. Ltd., a reputed organization with a network in 157 countries, has donated through Dr Jitendra Singh, Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) of the Ministry of Development of Northeastern … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Mar 29: In view of the incessant rains and inclement weather in Jammu region, the Director School Education has ordered postponement of  Winter Zone class 12th examination, which was scheduled to be held on March 30, and … More
Excelsior Correspondent DODA, Mar 29: A Forest Guard and Forester  were placed under suspension while action against Range Officer was recommended after massive green felling of Deodar trees was traced in compartment No. 84 of  Bhalessa Range, bordering Himachal of  … More
Excelsior Correspondent RAJOURI, Mar 29: Launching Central Government Scheme of Free LPG connection to BPL families in Rajouri district, Member Legislative Council and Senior Vice President of Bhartiya Janta Party, Advocate Vibodh Gupta distributed the connection to 50 BPL families, … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Mar 29: Fed up with the torture by in-laws for not brining dowry as per their expectations, a 28-year-old woman living with her in-laws at Sarwal allegedly committed suicide by jumping into river Chenab in tehsil Akhnoor. … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Mar 29: : Under the guidance and patronage of Chief Patron of State Judicial Academy, Justice N. Paul Vasanthakumar, Chief Justice, High Court of Jammu and Kashmir, State Judicial Academy today conducted one day refresher course for … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Mar 29: Narwal police arrested two narcotic smugglers along with 2 kilograms of ganja. As per police sources, on specific inputs, police team from Narwal police post intercepted two pedestrians on suspicions grounds. During checking, police recovered … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Mar 29: Congress Legislature Party (CLP) leader, Nawang Rigzin Jora today alleged discrimination with Ladakh region in the power sector. Every  district has been provided Rs one crore for strengthening of Transmission and Distribution network but Leh … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Mar 29: Minister for Health & Medical Education, ARI & Trainings Choudhary Lal Singh today directed the medical and para-medical staff to remain available in their respective health institutions to meet out medical emergencies arising due to … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Mar 30: Unison Cultural Troupe under the aegis of Ministry of Culture and J&K Academy of Art Culture and Language staged a Hindustani play to commemorate the birth anniversary of legend ghazal singer Begum Akhtar at auditorium … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Mar 30: All selected candidates of warder in Prison Department held protest and demanded release of the selection list at the earliest. The selected candidates of warder in Prison Department assembled outside Press Club and raised slogans … More
Excelsior Correspondent Jammu, Mar 30: The first ‘Jammu Youth Theatre Festival’ concluded here today with the staging of two new plays ‘Apne Apne Kshtij’ and ‘Natak Ki Talaash’ here at the Auditorium of Govt. College for Women, Gandhi Nagar Jammu. … More
Excelsior Correspondent SRINAGAR, Mar 30: Governor, Mr. N.N. Vohra reached Srinagar this morning. Immediately after his arrival, the Governor spoke with Mufti Mohammad Sayeed, Chief Minister, who briefed the Governor about the steps underway to timely deal with the situation … More
Excelsior Correspondent UDHAMPUR, Mar 30: In connection with the `Murti Sthapna’ ceremony, a grand religious function was held at Raghunath Ji Temple at Chinar near Tikri in Udhampur. The Programme was organized by Local Resident of Chinas where Dr. Karan … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Mar 30: All J&K SRTC Volunteers Retired Employees Association (VREA) held a protest demonstration against the management of J&K SRTC and higher authorities of Transport Department. The protestors led by Dev Raj Bali, president, VREA, raised slogans … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Mar 30: All India Backward Classes Union (AIBCU) held a meeting under the chairmanship of its president Abdul Majid Malik. During the meeting, the speakers expressed their concern over the way of selection of MLCs by ignoring … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Mar 30: Minister for Horticulture, Abdul Rehman Veeri today informed the Lower House that loss assessment of September 2014 floods has been done, adding that due to rains and floods the crop/fruit area of about 6.48 lakh … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Mar 30: Shri Amarnath Barfani Langars Organisation (SABLO) will not participate in the forthcoming Shri Amarnath Yatra if their issues including safety are not redressed by Shri Amarnath Shrine Board (SASB). The decision was taken in a … More
Excelsior Correspondent NEW DELHI, Mar 30: Dharmendra Pradhan, Minister of State for Petroleum and Natural Gas (I/ C) has called for collective efforts from Public Sector and Private Sector for development. Even Multinational companies will play their Role, he said … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Mar 30: Minister for Health and Medical Education, ARI and Trainings Ch Lal Singh today inspected the healthcare facilities being provided to the patients at Sub-District Hospital (SDH) Akhnoor. MLA Akhnoor Rajeev Sharma, Director Health Services Dr. … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Mar 30: Minister for Consumer Affairs and Public Distribution (CA&PD) & Tribal Affairs Ch. Zulfkar Ali today held a video conference with Deputy Commissioners to review the stock and supply position of essentials in the districts of … More
Excelsior Correspondent SRINAGAR, Mar 30: The Centre of Central Asian Studies, University of Kashmir (KU) in collaboration with Bedil International Foundation, New Delhi, is organizing a three-day International Conference on ”Literary Legacy of Indo-Central Asia, Afghanistan and Iran” in Gandhi … More
Excelsior Correspondent LEH, Mar 30: Deputy Commissioner Leh, Saugat Biswas today reviewed the preparedness of the official machinery for the forthcoming tourist season in a meeting conducted with all the head of the departments. Mr Biswas directed the Health Department … More
Excelsior Correspondent UDHAMPUR, Mar 30: A minor boy got critically injured due to fall from the roof top of his house in Housing Colony area here. As per police sources, Piyush (10), son of Surinder Bharti, a resident of Housing … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Mar 30: The dead body of a woman, who was missing from her in-laws home since yesterday, was recovered this morning from Tawi River near Tawi Island. According to a police spokesperson, the dead body of the … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Mar 30: A delegation from the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), called on Minister for Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs and Relief & Rehabilitation, Syed Basharat Bukhari, here today. The ICRC delegation comprising Head of … More
Excelsior Correspondent SRINAGAR, Mar 30: Arajmand Makhdoomi, President, Chotay Taray Foundation, along with a delegation, called on N.N. Vohra, Governor at Raj Bhavan today. Mr Arajmand apprised the Governor about the present functional status of the Chotay Taray Foundation, after … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Mar 30: High Court has stayed the selection list of Junior Engineer (Electrical) and issued notice to the State through Commissioner Secretary Power Development Department and Service Selection Board. The stay was granted in a petition filed … More
Excelsior Correspondent Srinagar, Mar 30: Police today fished out body of a missing Assistant Sub-Inspector (ASI) of Jammu and Kashmir Police from River Sindh in central Kashmir’s Ganderbal district. The body of ASI Mohammad Shafi Parray, resident of Wasun, who … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Mar 30: Registrar General of State High Court, Kaneez Fatima today issued a notification regarding timings of High Court and Subordinate Courts in the Summer Session. According to the notification, the timings of High Court Jammu Wing … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Mar 30: Deputy Chief Minister, Dr Nirmal Singh informed the Lower House that Detailed Project Report (DPR) of 1856 MW Sawalkote Hydro Electric Project (HEP) is under appraisal of Central Electricity Authority (CEA) and a request has … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Mar 30  :  A meeting of the State  Body of the INTUC was held here today in which Pesident PCC G.A. Mir was the chief guest while State President INTUC Shiv Kumar Sharma presided over the meeting. … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Mar 30: The dead body of an unidentified man appearing to be a beggar was recovered today from General Bus Stand here. According to a police spokesperson, the dead body of a male aged about 50 years … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Mar 30: To take stock of the problems being faced by the people of displaced community, Jagti Tenement Committee (JTC) held a meeting under the chairmanship of its president, Shadi Lal Pandita, here today. The members demanded … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Mar 30: Former Member Legislative Assembly (MLA) and senior National Conference (NC) leader Ajaz Jan expressed grave concern over rising water level and flash floods in the Poonch district due to incessant rains and urged the administration … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Mar 30: The activists of Jammu West Assembly Movement held a protest demonstration for non-availability of essential commodities and non-implementation of the Food Security Bill in the State, today. Addressing the protesters Sunil Dimple president Jammu West … More
Excelsior Correspondent BANIHAL Mar 30: National Conference leader, Sajjad Shaheen expressed concern over damage caused to shops in the Banihal town due to heavy rains for the past few days and sought immediate compensation for the sufferers. In a statement, … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Mar 30: Soujanya Kumar Sharma, Commissioner Jammu Municipal Corporation  visited the office of  Trikuta Nagar Welfare Society to take stock of the the problems being faced by the people of Trikuta Nagar area. During his visit, Vikram … More
Excelsior Correspondent UDHAMPUR, Mar 30: Police recovered dead body of a male from village Bast in Sudh -Mahadev area of Tehsil Panchari. As per police sources, some passers noticed a dead body in the forest area at village Bast in … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Mar 30: All J&K Low Paid Government Employees Federation (LPGEF) organized a provincial committee meeting, which was presided over by Jagdish Raj, provincial president of the Federation. The meeting was attended by representatives from its federal units … More
Excelsior Correspondent SRINAGAR, Mar 30: Kashmir under the Aegies of Vivekananda Kendra, Kanyakumari is heading for Self generation-Self Support with the establishment of “High Density Apple Orchard” on modern lines under the Technical Support of “Central Institute of Temperate Horticulture” … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Mar 30: Radio Kashmir Jammu (JKJ) capped an eventful March with a bouquet of fun and laughter packed in two hours long National Comic Poetic Symposium in Punjabi, here today. Aptly entitled Thahake-Hasyan de Patakhe, the star … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Mar 30: An open session was organized in connection with Circle Conference of Sanchar Nigam Executives Association (SNEA). On the occasion, RN Sudakar, Chief General Manager, J&K Telecom Circle was the chief guest, whileas GL Jogi, All … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Mar 30: Department of Hindi and Department of Students Welfare University of Jammu  organized the performance of  “No Man’s Land”  -A Hindi Drama written by Narendra Mohan today in General Zorawar Singh Auditorium. Vice Chancellor, Jammu University … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Mar 30: Pradesh Youth Congress organized one day long Manthan Session at Vijaypur Assembly Constituency. Uma Shankar, National Secretary was the chief guest and Manjeet Singh, general secretary, JKPCC presided over the session. Pranav Shagotra, Vice President, … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Mar 30: High Court today stayed eviction of former Minister in NC-Congress Government, Ajay Sadhotra from Government accommodation. The direction was passed in a petition filed by Mr Sadhotra challenging his eviction from the Government accommodation by … More
Excelsior Correspondent Srinagar, Mar 30: While the flood water has surrounded several villages in Pulwama district for the last two days, residents blame Irrigation and Flood Control Department of its ‘inaction’. According to locals, the IFC has failed to remove … More
Excelsior Correspondent KATHUA, Mar 30: Deputy Commissioner Kathua, Dr Shahid Iqbal Choudhary, taking a serious note of non-compliance of public health standards by animal products’ outlets, has directed the expert veterinary doctors to carry out extensive market inspections and check … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Mar 30: In a crackdown over booksellers and uniform sellers fleecing the parents of school going children, Legal Metrology Department (LMD) today booked a bookseller for unfair trade practice and smudging the prices of the books. According … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Mar 30: Government of India should take bold initiatives and enter into a serious and result-oriented dialogue with Pakistan for resolving all issues including the most contentious issue i.e. Kashmir. This was urged in the Political resolution … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Mar 30: Jammu and Kashmir Sharnarthi Action Committee strongly condemned the statement of Relief and Rehabilitation Minster Syed Bhasharat Ahmed Bukhari in the State Assembly saying that Government was following the settlement package of Rs 910 crore … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Mar 30: All J&K Plus 2 Lecturers’ Forum held a meeting under the chairmanship of its president NS Jamwal. While speaking, Jamwal demanded special running grade pattern, regularization of all officers, non-vocational status to the Principals, revival … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Mar 30: All Jammu Hotels & Lodges Association (AJHLA) has expressed concern on the delay being caused in providing sewerage connections to the hotels despite assurance by the authorities to do the needful by the end of … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Mar 30: Ridiculing the much hyped co-ordination committee meeting of the BJP-PDP coalition partners held recently, Yashpaul Kundal Ex-MLA Samba and State president of young Panthers Party today regretted that no substantial issue pertaining to the implementation … More
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