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Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Sept 16: After concluding his tour of the flood-hit areas of Udhampur and Reasi Districts, Dr. Jitendra Singh, Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Science & Technology and Earth Sciences, MoS in PMO, DoPT, Space and … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Sept 16: In a Criminal Acquittal Appeal treated as PIL, Division Benc More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Sept 16: In a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) filed by Balvinder Sin More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Sept 16: In a petition challenging the constitutional validity of Jam More
Excelsior Correspondent NEW DELHI, Sept 16: During the ongoing eviction drive against unauthorized o More
Excelsior Correspondent NEW DELHI, Sept 6: The massive floods that hit Jammu and Kashmir, particularly Kashmir Valley, were building up over three days and cannot be described as flash-floods. Timely alert and intervention could have lessened the magnitude of destruction. … More
Excelsior Correspondent Srinagar, Sept 16: The Director General of Police (DGP), K. Rajendra Kumar, who is personally monitoring and supervising the assistance extended by JKP to the people in the flood affected areas, has asked the officers to mobilize their … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Sept 16: In order to review the relief and rescue works  a high level meeting was chaired by Anil Goswami, Secretary to Government of India, Ministry of Home Affairs, here. Mr. Goswami took a detailed review of … More
NEW DELHI, Sept 16: The Central Teacher Eligibility Test (CTET) scheduled on September 21 across the country, has been postponed in Srinagar in view of the floods in Jammu and Kashmir. “In view of the current situation due to floods … More
Excelsior Correspondent SRINAGAR, Sept 16: In order to enquire the welfare of staff of Police Headquarters (PHQ), the Additional Director General of Police (Headquarters), S. P. Vaid today conducted inspection of all sections of PHQ and enquired the welfare of … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Sept 16: The office of the State Vigilance Commission (SVC) has started functioning at Srinagar from today after floods in Kashmir. An official spokesman said that, State Vigilance Commission (SVC) office at Srinagar has started functioning from … More
Excelsior Correspondent REASI, Sept 16: A short play “Insanyat Abhi Zinda Hai” was staged by artists of the Sangam Theatre Group Reasi in collaboration with Abhinaya Kala Manch Reasi at different venues of the district including Pouni, Katra, Reasi and … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Sept 16: Working relentlessly, Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) rescued more than 3000 labourers from the inundated areas of Srinagar. IG, Operations Kashmir, CRPF has stated that CRPF rescued and evacuated more than 3000 flood victim labourers. … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Sept 16: For five-year-old Saira Bilal who sustained critical head injury when her family was shifting from their flooded house to safety in Anantnag town of South Kashmir last week, an Indian Air Force (IAF) chopper came … More
NEW DELHI, Sept 16: State-owned oil companies have restored petrol and diesel supplies in flood-hit areas of Jammu and Kashmir including the worst-hit Kashmir valley. Indian Oil Corp (IOC) and Bharat Petroluem Corp Ltd. (BPCL) have resumed operations at their … More
Excelsior Correspondent MENDHAR, Sept 16: Residents from Ghani, Uchhad, Dabraj and Mankote villages and adjoining hamlets held strong protest demonstration against the PDD authorities for their failure to restore electricity supply to these villages in last two weeks. The villagers … More
SRINAGAR, Sept 16: When NDRF personnel were rushed in here 12 days back, topmost on their minds was to rescue people marooned in flood waters but they had no idea that they will face hostility from those whom they were … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Sept 16: State unit of Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) has slammed the separatists and asked them to clear their stand whether they had sympathy with the flood affected people of Kashmir or not and urged upon the … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Sept 16: A meeting of All J&K Plus 2 Lecturers’ Forum was held here today under the chairmanship of its president, NS Jamwal in which threadbare discussion and deliberation was made to make contribution for the help … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Sept 16: Abdul Gani Goni, a veteran politician of the State hailing from Bhaderwah passed away today at GMC Hospital Jammu after brief illness. Late Goni had a long history of his career which he started with … More
Excelsior Correspondent DODA, Sept 16: District Development Commissioner Doda Shyam Vinod Meena today inspected restoration work of damaged public utilities in the Bhagwah- Dessa- Kastigarh areas  . Enroute, the DDC held series of interactions with people of Bhagwah, Bimna, Mechar, … More
SRINAGAR, Sept 16: Leaving his family behind at a relief camp, Gulzar Ahmed swims every night to reach his house in inundated Gogji Bagh area and sleeps there to ensure that his belongings are safe. As the ravaging flood of … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Sept 16: Emphasizing on the need of initiating coordinated efforts to minimize miseries of the people at this crucial juncture, senior leader of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), Vikramaditya Singh today exhorted party workers to reach each … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Sept 16: Former Minister and former Member, CWC-AICC, Gulchain Singh Charak has urged upon the State Government to ensure early assessment of loss of lives and properties in every nook and corner of the flood-ravaged State and … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Sept 16: A musical programme, based on the Dogri poetry of Tara Chand Kalandari was held today at K L Sehgal Hall. The programme was a part of the series of such programmes organized by Dogri Sanstha, … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Sept 16: Jammu West Assembly Movement (JWAM) has demanded Chief Minister Omar Abdullah to immediately arrest separatist leader Yasin Malik for robbing Indian relief material, snatching relief boats and trucks and demanding financial help from Pakistan. In … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Sept 16: Jammu’s leading beautician Shivani Puri has launched OPT Laser (Optimum Pulse Technology)–the fastest and safest hair removal technology at Shelz Medispa. After being certified for the performance of cosmetic laser treatments IPL/ AIPL/SHR/ VACUUM OPT … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Sept 16: Jhajjar Kotli police arrested a man along with stolen bovine animals from Surinsar area. As per police sources, Krishan Chand, a resident of Surinsar lodged a complaint with Jhajjar Kotli Police Station regarding theft of … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Sept 16: Bodies of two flood victims including a Government employee reached Jammu from Srinagar today. As per police sources, bodies of two flood victims, who died in Srinagar due to flash flood were airlifted to Jammu … More
SRINAGAR, Sept 16: Haj pilgrims from Jammu and Kashmir, who could not go for pilgrimage after flights were suspended on September 5 in view of devastating floods in the state, will be flown to Saudi Arabia from September 20. The … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Sept 16: The family members of move employees today expressed their surprise over the Government order asking the Secretariat employees to join duties by September 18. The delegation of the family members of these employees called on … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Sept 16: Sub Divisional Magistrate (SDM) Marh Sunaina Sharma today distributed relief among flood affected victims of village Panjore in Morh sub division worth Rs 2.54 lakh. Mrs Sharma accompanied by Tehsildar Marh Ramesh Bakshi distributed 35 … More
Excelsior Correspondent NAGROTA, Sept 16: Bahujan Samaj party State general secretary Rakesh Wazir and candidate Nagrota Assembly constituency announced  the name of Capt Shiv Lal Dhingra as block president for block Dansal in a public meeting and said that his … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Sept 16: President of Refugee Sadar Sabha, Pawan Sharma along with other members of the organization, today ended his fast unto death, which was being observed for the last few days. They were protesting in support of … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Sept 16: Prominent social worker and SSP (Retd) Bhupinder Singh today took stock of the damages caused by the heavy rainfall and flash floods in Kapoorpur, Abdal, Bidhipur, Bhojpur, Nai-Basti and other adjoining areas of RS Pura … More
Excelsior Correspondent RAJOURI, Sept 16: A villager was seriously injured after he was attacked by a leopard near his house in Swari area of Kotranka late this evening. A police spokesman said that incident took place when one Krishan Singh, … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Sept 16: The 94th birth anniversary of Pt. Prem Nath Shastri the doyen of Kashmiri Hindu culture was celebrated here with full gaiety and fervour. A large number of people including the followers of Shastri Ji attended … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Sept 16: In a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) filed by Bar Association Jammu and Sumit Nayyar seeking various developmental activities around court complex, Division Bench of State High Court comprising Chief Justice MM Kumar and Justice Dhiraj … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Sept 16: The Jammu University Teachers Association (JUTA), a body of University teachers today decided to donate one-day salary for the devastating floods that have hit the State of Jammu and Kashmir. A decision to this effect … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Sept 16: The members of Bank Officers Housing Cooperative Limited (BOHCL) held a meeting, wherein besides approval of membership, certain projects to be taken up by the officers were discussed at length. BP Bhalla, Chairman, 17 Miles … More
Excelsior Correspondent BANIHAL, Sept 16: National Conference (NC) candidate for Banihal, Sajjad Shaheen today concluded a week-long extensive tour of flood and landslide hit areas of Banihal Assembly Constituency and took stock of the damages caused to residential houses, infrastructure … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Sept 16: Three narcotic smugglers were held along with poppy straw from Jindrah area, falling under the jurisdiction of Jhajjar Kotli Police Station. As per police sources, on specific inputs, police team from Jhajjar Kotli Police Station … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Sept 16: An urgent meeting of the controllers of banks, having substantial presence in the State of Jammu and Kashmir, was convened by the Reserve Bank of India at Jammu today to discuss and assess the impact … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Sept 16: United States today pledged USD 250,000 as relief and other help to flood ravaged J&K, whereas Public Sector Undertakings (PSUs) under the Ministry of Steel and Mines have donated Rs 15 crore to the Prime … More
Excelsior Correspondent SRINAGAR, Sept 16: Minister for Horticulture, Culture Housing, Youth Services and Sports, Raman Bhalla has asked the officers of Horticulture Department to gear up their men and machinery for providing all facilities to the fruit growers of the … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Sept 16: Devotees  of Sant  Shri  Asaram Bapuji  Distributed   relief  material  among flood victims at  Makwal (Mandal). In  the  second  phase of  its  flood relief  programme, the  devotees  of  Sant  Shri  Asaram  JiBapu   today  visited   the   flood   … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Sept 16: In collaboration with Vikas Social Welfare and Education Society, Sector 20-D, Chandigarh, Ladakh Students Association donated necessary items for flood victims, which they handed over to the 4th Ladakh Scouts Regiment, Chandimandir for further distribution. … More