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Excelsior Correspondent SRINAGAR, May 2: Calling for a structural revamp to make J&K Wakf Board a dynamic and vibrant organization, Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti today  ordered immediate mapping and inventory management of landed property and physical assets including details of revenue, expenditure … More
Excelsior Correspondent SAMBA, May 2: The irate people of Ghagwal and adjoining areas today staged a More
Excelsior Correspondent SRINAGAR, May 2: Dr Martin Ney, Ambassador of Germany in India, today inaugu More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, May 2: Coming to the rescue of investors in Palm Island mall, High Co More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, May 2: Pradesh Congress Committee president,  GA Mir has questioned More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, May 2: Division Bench of the State High Court comprising Justice Dhiraj Singh Thakur and Justice B S Walia today granted three weeks time to the General Administration Department (GAD) to file a fresh status report indicating … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, May 2 : A seven days Ram Katha organized at Barnai concluded today. The Katha had started on April 26 and culminated today under the auspices of Swami Dinesh Bharti. Minister for PHE, Irrigation and Flood Control, … More
Excelsior Correspondent DODA, May 2: Affirming that community based developmental works is the priority of Rural Development Department, Minister for Rural Development & Panchayati Raj and Law & Justice Abdul Haq Khan  today laid foundation stone of 110 metre steel … More
Excelsior Correspondent SAMBA, May 2: MLA Ramnagar R S Pathania today visited historical lake of Mansar in district Samba and inaugurated several development works constructed by SMDA (Surinsar Mansar Development Authority) near the lake. The works inaugurated by the MLA … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, May 2: Minister of State for Tourism, Education, Technical Education, Culture, Horticulture, Floriculture and Parks Priya Sethi today chaired a high level review meeting of the Tourism Department. A comprehensive review of the physical and financial achievements … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, May 2: Minister for Forests, Ecology and Environment Choudhary Lal Singh today said that Patnitop and Sanasar spots will be developed with improved basic amenities like road connectivity, safe drinking water, electricity, boarding and lodging facilities and … More
Excelsior Correspondent KATHUA, May 2: Reiterating that coalition Government is determined to provide all basic amenities to the people across the State, BJP MLA from Kathua, Rajiv Jasrotia today said that numerous developmental and welfare schemes have been launched in … More
Excelsior Correspondent POONCH, May 2: In the memory of legendry Gojri poet Khuda Baksh Zaar, the Poonch unit of Gujjar and Bakerwal Employees Association (GBEA) organized an impressive Gojri Mushaira at Ch Wazir Mohd Haqla auditorium at Poonch in which … More
Excelsior Correspondent SRINAGAR, May 2: A youth was injured today in a shell explosion at Lolab area of north Kashmir’s Kupwara district. Police said 27-year-old Reyaz Ahmad Khan of Kakerpati area was on his way towards a nearby rice field … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, May 2: This Monday, Ek Sath Rang Mandal (ESRM) in collaboration with BLSKS presented Vijay Malla’s nukkad ‘Jab Jaggey Tabhi Savera’ at Government High School, Kishen Pur in Dansal zone of the district, in its Monday Theatre … More
Excelsior Correspondent SRINAGAR, May 2: National Conference (NC) lashed out at the PDP-BJP Government for its complacency and casual approach in moving the Supreme Court over the NEET issue and said this was in line with this Government’s inaction over … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, May 2: Committee for Fixation of Fee Structure (FFC) of the Private Educational Institutions, Jammu has initiated action against 11 leading schools of Jammu for charging heavy fee. These schools include Delhi Public School, G. D. Goenka … More
Excelsior Correspondent LEH, May 2: The Minister for Cooperatives Chering Dorje inaugurated district office of Jammu and Kashmir Cooperative Supply and Marketing Federation Ltd (JAKFED) here today. Managing Director JAKFED Bilal Ahemed Bhat, Senior Manager JAKFED Anil Gupta, Tehsildar, Leh … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, May 2: On the 8th day of its 10-day special campaign against the sale and supply of sub-standard milk and its allied products in the State, the J&K Food Safety Authorities (JKFSA) have destroyed 985 liters of … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, May 2: The police seized  23 bovine animals from Rajouri and Samba area and  seized a vehicle while the smugglers managed to escape during last night. Reports from Rajouri said that  police party led by SHO Rajouri … More
Excelsior Correspondent Srinagar, May 2: Police today said a woman attempted to end her life by South Kashmir’s Anantnag last evening. A police spokesman said in an attempt to end her life, a 25 year-old woman (name withheld) hailing from … More
Excelsior Correspondent BARAMULLA, May 2: In order to make Public Services Guarantee Act (PSGA) more effictive and accessible to the people, District Development Commissioner Baramulla Yasha Mudgal taday chaired a meeting of officers of various departments. While highlighting the significance … More
Excelsior Correspondent Jammu, May 2: Minimally Invasive Cardiac Surgery (MICS) is a new hope for many such patients who have feared open heart surgery.  Dr Ajay Kaul, a pioneer of MICS has introduced the technique for people of the state … More
Excelsior Correspondent UDHAMPUR, May 2: A youth drowned while taking bath along with his friend at a nallah near Bhim Singh College of Education at Malarh, here today. The deceased was identified as Kalu (24), son of Nazir resident  of … More
Excelsior Correspondent RAJOURI, May 2: The Forest team assisted by Revenue officials and Police in major operation at  Thandapani in Sunderbani area retrieved nearly 50 kanals of  forest land situated along Jammu-Poonch highway this afternoon. There was strong retaliation from … More
Excelsior Correspondent NEW DELHI, May 2: Inaugurating the two-day medical conference on “Patient Safety” here, 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 … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, May 2:  Asserting that the  State Government failed to provide basic amenities to the people like adequate  electricity and drinking water supplies, former minister and senior Congress leader Raman Bhalla today said it was unfortunate that people … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, May 2: Secretary Higher Education Department,   Hemant Kumar Sharma, today inspected the ongoing works under Rashtriya Uchchatar Shiksha Abhiyan (RUSA) during an extensive tour of the city colleges of Jammu. Presently construction works under RUSA are in … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, May 2: The people of villages including Kanyala, Kahpota, Madeen, Jandrah, Nagola, Ponthel, etc,  led by social activist and senior Congress leader Rakesh Wazir, called on  Deputy Commissioner, Jammu,  Simrandeep Singh and apprised him of  the problems … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, May 2: Punjabi Lekhak Sabha and J&K Academy of Art, Culture and Languages jointly organized 2-day All India Punjabi Writers Conference at Abhinav Theatre, Jammu. This 2-day conference was inaugurated by Kavinder Gupta, the Speaker J&K Legislative … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, May 2: A girl hailing from Purkhoo area of police station Kanachak has been reportedly missing from her house. As per police sources, a person identified as Purshotam Lal, son of Ghasita Ram of Purkhoo lodged a … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, May 2: A youth was attacked today with sharp edged weapons by some miscreants in Kot area of city outskirts. According to the reports, a youth identified as Reshav Sharma (23) son of Shan Lal, a resident … More
Excelsior Correspondent Srinagar, May 2: Putting all speculations and rumors to rest, the veteran separatist politician and hardline Hurriyat Conference chairman, Syed Ali Shah Geelani, today made it clear that he has not nominated anyone as his successor. The 87-year … More
Excelsior Correspondent RAMBAN, May 2: To celebrate 16th Annual Day, a colorful programme was celebrated by Bharatiya Vidya Mandir (BVM) High School at Dak Banglow, here today. Member of Legislative Assembly (MLA) Ramban Neelam Kumar Langeh was chief guest while … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, May 2: Alexa-nder Memorial School, Residency Road, Jammu organized Annual Investiture Ceremony of the Students’ Council in School Campus, here today. Sakina Bano, Coordinator, Minority Commission of J&K was the chief guest on the occasion, while Udai … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, May 2: A man was injured today in Bishnah area after he was attacked with a knife by some miscreant. According to a police spokesman, one Narinder Kumar son of late Chaman Lal, a resident of Bishnah … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, May 2: A fire broke out in a private bank on Residency Road this afternoon. As per police sources, a fire broke out in a room (electricity supply panel) of Yes Bank on Residency Road this afternoon. … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, May 2: Chief Education Officer alongwith Dy Chief Education Officer Jammu paid a surprise visit to Girls HSS Shastri Nagar, Boys HSS Gandhi Nagar and SRML Model HSS, Parade Jammu. During the inspection, he interacted with students … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, May 2: A ran-away minor boy, who was found yesterday by Bishnah police has been handed over to his parents. As per police sources, a minor boy identified as Bimal Bahadur Thapa (7), son of Shair Bahadur … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, May 2: Provincial Power Employees Union (PPEU) today highlighted their demands in its meeting held here at Electric M&RE Division, Gandhi Nagar, under the chairmanship of Shakti Gupta. The meeting which was largely attended by provincial as … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, May 2: Thieves decamped with cash and gold items from a house in Vinayak Bazaar area, falling under the jurisdiction of Nowabad police station. As per police sources, thieves barged in the house of Vinod Kumar Gupta … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, May 2: A fire broke out in the Shri Maharaja Gulab Singh (SMGS) Hospital due to short circuit. As per police sources, fire broke out in ENT Operation Theatre (OT) at SMGS Hospital late last night. After … More
Excelsior Correspondent UDHAMPUR, May 2: Jugal Gupta, Manager Chenani Branch of J&K Bank, was accorded a rousing reception on his superannuation from the service. A simple but impressive function was organized in this connection by Jammu and Kashmir Bank Officers … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, May 2:  A deputation of  Public Health Engineering Employees Welfare Association (PHEEWA) met the  Minister for PHE, Irrigation and Flood Control, Ch Sham Lal  and apprised him of the problems being faced by the workers. Led by … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, May 2: Underlining role of skilled workforce in society, Minister of State for Tourism, Education, Technical Education, Culture, Horticulture, Floric-ulture and Parks, Priya Sethi said that the country has one of the largest workforce in the world … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, May 2: Samba police has arrested one absconder who was evading his arrest for long and also recovered a missing girl. A police team headed by Inspector Yashpal Singh Jamwal, SHO P/S Bari-Brahmana under the supervision of … More
Excelsior Correspondent BHADERWAH, May 2: Two shops were gutted in fire at village Seri. As per police sources, fire broke out in a furniture shop probably due to short circuit. The fire later spread to the adjacent barber shop. The … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, May 2: Baradari mail of Chowgam Pandits was held at Sharda Peeth, Bantalab, under the banner of Mata Chandi Bakhti Sangathan Chowgam, today. During the meeting the outset of Constitution of the Sangathan was discussed threadbare and … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, May 2: Police arrested a notorious bovine smuggler, who was wanted by various police stations regarding different criminal cases. As per police sources, on specific inputs, police team from Miran Sahib police station conducted a raid in … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, May 2: The activ-ists of Jammu West Assembly Movement (JWAM) held protest demonstration against deteriorating traffic scenario in the Jammu city. Large number of traders and prominent citizens, raised slogans against the PWD, R&B and JMC to … More
Excelsior Correspondent Jammu, May 2: With a pragmatic improvement in governance in Jammu and Kashmir State, the expectations of the people have increased and they have now started appreciating PDP-BJP alliance headed by the Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti, committed to … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, May 2: Ten cattle perished and other household items were damaged in fire in a kulla at Kali Pulli Kullian area, falling under the jurisdiction of Miran Sahib police station. As per police sources, fire broke out … More
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