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Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Nov 23: Governor N. N. Vohra, Chairman and Members of Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine Board held extensive discussions with Dr. Devi Shetty, Founder and Chairman Narayana Health, with whom the Shrine Board has collaborated for running … More
Excelsior Correspondent KISHTWAR, Nov 23: Taking strong note of violation of court order as well as More
Excelsior Correspondent SRINAGAR, Nov 23: High Court today directed the Fee Fixation Committee to co More
Excelsior Correspondent KATHUA, Nov 23:  Minister for Public works, Naeem Akhtar today inspected pa More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Nov 23: Bari Brahmana Industries Association (BBIA) has demanded exte More

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Excelsior Correspondent Srinagar, Nov 23: The CPI (M) leader and MLA Kulgam Mohammad Yousuf Tarigami today questioned Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on backdoor appointments in the Government departments. Tarigami in a statement said that the Chief Minister’s  fast-track recruitment is alright, … More
Excelsior Correspondent SRINAGAR, Nov 23: The Army today paid tributes to two soldiers who attained martyrdom in separate encounters with militants in the Kupwara district over the past two days. Click here to watch video General Officer Commanding of Chinar … More
Excelsior Correspondent RAJOURI,  Nov 23: The Forest Department team in two operations in Nowshera area, foiled major forest land grabbing attempts and seized a JCB while a Beat Guard was placed under suspension for alleged connivance with the encroachers of … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Nov 23:  The West Pak Refugees will continue to get ration as per the past precedence and ration coupons will be issued to the genuine beneficiaries so that adequate supply of ration and other related items is … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Nov 23: Joint Secretary (MGNREGA), Union Ministry of Rural Development, Aparajita Sarangi, who has been on a visit of the State, called on the Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti here today. During the meeting, the Joint Secretary apprised … More
Excelsior Correspondent BHADERWAH, Nov 23: Criticizing the Central Government, former MLA and NPP president, Balwant Singh Mankotia blamed that newly appointed interlocutor by the Central Government has ignored the grievances of Jammu region. ” Unfortunately without paying any heed towards … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Nov 23: While the decision to free 4500 young boys who have been categorised as first-time stone-pelters is welcome if it helps in carrying forward the peace process set in motion by the Central Government, haste in … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Nov 23:  Kuldeep Raj Gupta, Vice-Chairman of the State Advisory Board for Development of Pahari speaking people of J&K today predicted that the Pahari speaking people would be accorded Scheduled Tribes status very soon as the community … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Nov 23:  Various Sikh organizations have demanded implementation of Anand Marriage Act in the J&K State and declaring holiday on Martyrdom Day of  Guru Teg Bahadur. In a  joint meeting of the Management Committee of Gurudwara Baba … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Nov 23: The traditional folk music and dance programme organized by Jammu and Kashmir Academy of Art, Culture and Languages (JKAACL) in collaboration with Kala Kendra, Jammu, Directorate of School Education, Jammu and Department of Tourism here … More
Excelsior Correspondent SRINAGAR,  Nov  23: Former PCC president Prof Saifuddin Soz has said that the senior BJP leader Arun Jaitley is once again ‘mis-reading’ the situation in Kashmir. In a press statement here, veteran Congress leader  said that Hurriyat Conference … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Nov 23: Minister for Revenue, Disaster Management, Relief Rehabilitation & Reconstruction and Parliamentary Affairs, Abdul Rehman Veeri today conducted extensive tour of Kashmiri Pandit camps in Jammu to inspect the ongoing developmental works and take stock of … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Nov 23:   The Academic Council of University of Jammu, which met today under the chairmanship of JU Vice-Chancellor Prof R D Sharma, took various important academic decisions. Around 42 agenda items were presented by Dr Meenakshi Kilam, … More
Excelsior Correspondent New Delhi, Nov 23: Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) for Development of North Eastern Region (DoNER), MoS PMO, Personnel, Public Grievances, Pensions, Atomic Energy and Space, Dr Jitendra Singh announced here today an exclusive “Rural Livelihood” scheme … More
Excelsior Correspondent RAMBAN, Nov 23: Divisional Commissioner Jammu Dr. Mandeep K  Bhandari, today reviewed the progress made in the implementation of  Chief Minister  Mehbooba Mufti’s directions  passed on October 14, 2017 during public outreach programme held here. He also reviewed … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Nov 23: Minister for Food, Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs (FCS&CA) and Tribal Affairs Chowdhary Zulfkar Ali today convened a meeting with representatives of oil companies and concerned officers to review the status and supply of LPG … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Nov 23: A deputation of wireless operators met the Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti here today. The deputation brought many of their problems into her notice and sought their redressal. The Chief Minister assured the deputation to look … More
Excelsior Correspondent POONCH, Nov 23: The people from Lower Ari area today blocked  Mendhar-Surankote road and held protest demonstration against the PHE authorities. They were demanding restoration of  water supply to the area which they alleged had been disrupted for … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Nov 23: Principal Sessions Judge Kathua M A Chowdhary has rejected the bail application of Nazir Ahmed and Nazakat Ali, who were arrested with charas from Hiranagar area last month. After hearing both the sides, the court … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Nov 23: Bari Brahmana Police during a surprise naka at Gurha Morh Smailpur, Bari Brahmana intercepted one Muzafar Hussain, 27,   son of Nazar Hussain resident of Barjani Talab, Bari Brahmana on suspicious ground and recovered six grams … More
Excelsior Correspondent REASI, Nov 23: Member Parliament Shamsher Singh Manhas today visited village Kanthan which is being developed under centrally sponsored scheme Sansad Adarsh Gram Yojana (SAGY). The MP was accompanied by ADDC Ramesh Chander, engineers of line departments and … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Nov 23: Three Engineering students from Chandigarh Group of Colleges (CGC) Landran have stood 1st in the northern region and 2nd at national level, in the seventh season of national level competition ‘Techno Champ 2017′,  organized at … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Nov 23: Member Legislative Council Firdous Tak today said that the administrative and fiscal reforms initiated by the present Government in Jammu and Kashmir have started paying dividends In its latest annual ‘State of the States’ ranking, … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Nov 23: Keeping hawks eye over the persons indulged in ruining the future of the youth by making them drug addicts, Gandhi Nagar police under ‘Operation Sanjeevani’ launched by SSP Jammu Vivek Gupta arrested a Punjab based … More
Excelsior Correspondent Udhampur, Nov 23: In the memory of martyr SI Imran Tak and extending a helping hand to the general public with “SAHULAT” initiatives wherein the grievances of general public are redressed in timebound manner, Udhampur police today dedicated … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Nov 23: The current circuit of SPICMACAY (Society for the Promotion of Indian Classical Music And Culture Amongst Youth) commenced today at KV No 2 Gandhi Nagar with the sitar recital by Pt Prateek Choudhuri, one of … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Nov 23: Two persons injured in separate road accidents today succumbed to their injuries here at Government Medical College and Hospital (GMCH). According to a police official, a man identified as Bittu (42) son of Manga Ram, … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Nov 23: Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Jammu Vivek Gupta today ordered transfer and posting of three Inspectors with immediate effect. According to the order issued, Inspector Sunil Singh Jasrotia has been transferred from District Police Line … More
Excelsior Correspondent SRINAGAR, Nov 23: Cricketer M S Dhoni paid a surprise visit to Army Public School here and emphasised the importance of education and sports during his interaction with the students. Dhoni, who holds an honorary rank of Lieutenant … More
Excelsior Correspondent POONCH, Nov 23: The girl students of Degree College Mendhar have urged upon the State Government to  provide hostel facility to them as they are facing lot of hardships. Talking to Excelsior, the Degree College students said that … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Nov 23: MLA Jammu East and party chief whip Rajesh Gupta and MLC Ch Vikram Randhawa started the work of the blacktopping of road at Ware House at an estimated cost of Rs 1.10 crore. District president … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Nov 23:  In connection with the  Shahidi Purab of  9th Guru Teg Bahadur Ji Maharaj, a function was organised at  Gurdwara Yagdar Sant Bhai Rocha Singh, Sector 14 Nanak Nagar under the supervision of Mahant Manjit Singh … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Nov 23: Alleging discrimination with Jammu region by the Higher Education Department. Jammu Kashmir National Panthers Party today said that more funds under CAPEX budget was released for Kashmir colleges. “Recently the Higher Education Department issued a … More
Excelsior Correspondent Srinagar, Nov 23: High Court today stayed the transfer of cops of Jammu and Kashmir Police for being against provisions and rules. Petitioners from district Kargil and Leh who were transferred to Shopian district approached the court against … More
Excelsior Correspondent UDHAMPUR, Nov 23: An elderly couple among four persons were injured when the car, they were travelling in collided with a bus near Chenani on the National Highway, here today. The Swift car, bearing registration number JK14E-2292 collided … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Nov 23: Sampooran Kashmir Sangthan (SKS) held a protest demonstration in front of Divisional Commissioner’s Office at 5-Sham Nath Marg Delhi today for non payment of relief and ration to the displaced pandits from Valley for last … More
*Inaugurates Sales Outlet of SHGs Excelsior Correspondent UDHAMPUR, Nov 23: The members of thousands of Self Help Groups (SHGs) in Udhampur district got a Community Sales Outlet today in the main market wherein the members can showcase and keep their … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU,  Nov 23: The Revenue, Relief and Rehabilitation Minister, Abdul Rehman Veeri has issued directives to Relief and Rehabilitation Commissioner, M N Pandita asking him immediately liaison with  Food Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs Department for streamlining the … More
Excelsior Correspondent RAJOURI, Nov 23: Two students of  Baba Gulam Shah Badshah University have been booked by police for showing disrespect to National Anthem. The police said two students of the Varsity did not stand up when the National Anthem … More
Excelsior Correspondent SRINAGAR, Nov 23: President “Jammu Kashmir Bachao Tehreek” and former Minister Abdul Gani Vakil today said that Central Government directing State Government at the instance of Dineshwar Sharma, the new point man of Central Government on Kashmir dialogue, … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Nov 23: MLA Kokernag, Abdul Rahim Rather has demanded bringing of various picnic spots of Kokernag tehsil on tourism map. In a memorandum submitted to Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti, Rather said that Kokernag tehsil has vast potential … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Nov 23: Shiv Sena (Bala Sahib Thakrey), J&K has strongly condemned the Central and State Governments for their “Confidence Building Measure” policy under which they announced withdrawal of FIR lodged against arrested stone pelters. State president of … More
Excelsior Correspondent POONCH, Nov 23:  The police seized a truck along with 50 kg of poppy straw and arrested two drug-peddlers including the driver on Mughal Road in district Poonch today. Official sources said that a police party led by … More