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* Reviews progress of work on Jammu-Akhnoor NH Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Apr 23: Chief Secretary, B B Vyas, today chaired a meeting of the State Level High Power Steering Committee (SHPSC) on Sewerage Projects approved under erstwhile JNNURM here. Financial … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Apr 23: In a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) seeking closure of unre More
* Asks Health Deptt to set up such facility at every District Hospital Excelsior Correspondent SRINA More
Excelsior Correspondent Srinagar, Apr 23:  High Court today directed the Government to issue suitab More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Apr 23: More than 3,000 Anganwari workers, who have been on a strike More

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Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Apr 23: Continuing his campaign in demanding CBI enquiry into  Rassana kidnapping and murder case, former Forest Minister and senior BJP leader Choudhary Lal Singh appealed the people of the State to extend full support and raise … More
Excelsior Correspondent NEW DELHI, Apr 23: Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) of the Ministry of Development of North-Eastern Region (DoNER), MoS PMO, Personnel, Public Grievances & Pensions, Atomic Energy & Space, Dr Jitendra Singh said here today that India’s … More
Excelsior Correspondent NAGROTA, Apr 23: National Conference Provincial President Devender Singh Rana today called for massive infrastructural development of spiritual destinations, saying pilgrim tourism has opened up vistas of economic opportunities across the Jammu region. “Like other pilgrim destinations, Chandi … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Apr 23: The 23rd Annual General Body Meeting (AGM) of Central Government Pensioners’ Welfare Association (CGPWA) was held here at Jammu Club today which was co-chaired by its patron VP Sharma and president, SS Wazir. Nearly 105 … More
Excelsior Correspondent UDHAMPUR, Apr 23: Villagers of Ladha and students of Government High School (GHS) Theni-Dhar located in zone Chenani today staged a protest over shortage of teachers in the school. Scores of villagers and students of the GHS Theni-Dhar … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Apr 23:  The Jammu Kashmir Ladakh All Department Clerical Staff Coordination Committee (Jammu province) today observed  complete strike on the first day of their three day long agitational  program. A large number of employees of all the … More
Excelsior Correspondent Srinagar, Apr 23: Coaching Centres Association today said that all the coaching institutions across Kashmir valley will start functionally normally from tomorrow. Addressing a press conference here, the members of the association said: “All coaching Institutes would start … More
*Releases Dogri album ‘Mitthiyaan Parchhaiyaan’ Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Apr 23: J&K Dharmarth Trust today organized a grand religious function at the historical Raghunath Ji Temple during which the Chairman Trustee, Dr Karan Singh installed the idols of Mata Maha Kali … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Apr 23: The Congress accused the BJP-RSS combine of trying to “communalise” the rape-and-murder of an eight-year-old girl in Kathua in Jammu and Kashmir for “political gains”, and cautioned the people against designs of the divisive forces. … More
Excelsior Correspondent SRINAGAR, Apr 23: Expre-ssing serious concern over the prevailing situation in the State, Pradesh Congress Committee (PCC), leadership today held threadbare discussion over the socio-political scenario prevailing in the State in the backdrop of deteriorating situation and described … More
Excelsior Correspondent SRINAGAR, Apr 23: With an aim to give varied exposure to the students, Army organized an educational tour to Tulip Garden, Botanical Garden and Mughal Garden, Srinagar, for the children of Army Goodwill School, Hajan. An Army spokesman … More
Excelsior Correspondent BHADERWAH, Apr 23: Department of Computer Science & IT, Bhaderwah Campus, University of Jammu, organized a guest lecture by  Sandeep Singh Salathia, South Head from Medi-Assist India Ltd & Gayatri Slathia, expert Psychologist from Mauritius. Salathia. gave a … More
Excelsior Correspondent RAMBAN, Apr 23: Four sheep were killed in leopard attack in Chilali Tamsi Bagh village, falling under the jurisdiction of Ramban Police Station. As per police sources, 4 sheep belonging to Dilshad Ahmed, son of Abdul Latief of … More
Excelsior Correspondent REASI, Apr 23: A young housewife committed suicide by hanging herself at the house of her in-law at village Mata in Thakrakote, late last night . The deceased was identified as Sonu Devi (25) wife of Pawan Kumar … More
Excelsior Correspondent POONCH, Apr 23: Three persons were injured when a mini-bus and Tata Mobile vehicle collided on the road near Mandi in district Poonch this morning. Official sources said that mishap took place at a sharp curve near Teera … More
Excelsior Correspondent REASI, Apr 23: A motorcyclist and his pillion rider were killed when their bike collided with a bus near  Moori Check Post on Katra-Jammu road. The deceased were identified as Hasham Din (45), son of Ram Din of … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Apr 23: All J&K Government Pharmacists Association (AJKGPA) warned strike in case the salaries of Family Welfare Employees were not released within three days. The warning was given by Mehraj-ud-Din, president All J&K Government Pharmacist Association and … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Apr 23: S. Sohan Singh, elder brother of former minister and senior National Conference leader, S Harbans Singh passed away at his Chatha residence, here this morning. Family sources said that Sohan Singh (83 yrs) was ailing … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Apr 23: The annual congregation of Abrol Biradari (Sohal wale) is being celebrated on April 25 at Jia Pottha, Akhnoor. All the Biradari members have been invited to attend the congregation along with their families. More
*Health staff of 2 PHCs suspended Excelsior Correspondent POONCH, Apr 22: In a major drive to ensure punctuality and regularity in Government offices, Attendance Monitoring Squads constituted by District Develop-ment Commissioner, Poonch insp-ected various Government offices in all tehsils of … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Apr 23: Speaker Legislative Assembly, Kavinder Gupta kick started work for laying of 1.5 kilometre long Nallah at Sector-B Sainik Colony in Gandhi Nagar constituency here today. The objective of the project, to be executed by UEED … More
Excelsior Correspondent RAJOURI,  Apr 23: The police today foiled four separate bovine smuggling attempts to Kashmir via Mughal Road  in the district Rajouri and rescued forty four (44) cattle from the clutches of smugglers. Official sources said that a Police … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Apr 23: High Court has quashed the Government order asking the already registered Cross LoC traders to deposit Rs 5 lakh as security. The order was passed in a petition filed by Akshay Trader Poonch and others … More
Excelsior Correspondent RAJOURI, Apr 23: Baba Ghulam Shah Badshah University Rajouri organized first Baba Ghulam Shah Badshah Memorial Lecture. Prof Javed Musarrat, Vice Chancellor BGSBU, formally inaugurated the lecture series, under which a special lecture shall be held after every … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Apr 23: The J&K Board of Professional Entrance Examination (BOPEE) conducted Common Entrance Test (CET) Engineering 2018 in various centres at Srinagar and Jammu. Out of total of 8840 applicants, 7753 candidates appeared and 1087 candidates remained … More
Excelsior Correspondent RAJOURI, Apr 23: Advocates from Rajouri under the banner of Bar Rajouri have castigated State Government for mocking with the judicial setup of Additional Sessions Court Rajouri and are on indefinite strike against Law Ministry for playing with … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Apr 23: Continuing their protest against Jammu University’s autocratic and anti-student decisions, activists of  NSUI today held a demonstration at SPMR College of Commerce, here today. The protest was led by Avjot Singh , NSUI State general … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Apr 23: Government has transferred the administration of Udaan to the Technical Education Department. “Sanction is hereby accorded to the transfer of State Facilitation Mechanism (Scheme) Udaan alongwith all relevant records from Planning, Development and Monitoring Department … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Apr 23: A campus placement drive was conducted at Government Polytechnic, Bikram Chowk Jammu by Krishna Maruti Group, Gurgaon (Haryana) for Diploma OET position for their plant at Gurgaon, Palwal, Gujrat, Chennai and Pune. A total number … More
Excelsior Correspondent SRINAGAR, Apr 23: Prof G M Malik has taken over as Dean Students Welfare (DSW) of the Baba Ghulam Shah Badshah University (BGSBU), Rajouri. Prof Malik is also Dean School of Education, Islamic Studies and Languages at the … More
Excelsior Correspondent KISHTWAR, Apr 23: All Jammu, Kashmir and Ladakh Teachers’ Federation (AJKLTF) organized a one-day teachers’ conference here today, where the delegates flayed the State Government for its indifferent attitude against the teacher community in the State. Dev Raj … More
Excelsior Correspondent REASI, Apr 23: During the last over three years, many schemes have been launched by Narendra Modi Government at Centre with an objective of the welfare and socio-economic upliftment of the members of weaker sections across the country. … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Apr 23: Model Institute of Engineering and Technology (MIET) and Mitsubishi Electric India Private Limited (MEI), a global manufacturer of Electrical &  Electronic equipment, have collaborated to setup the Mitsubishi Electric Factory Automation (FA) Lab with the … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Apr 23: Crime Branch Jammu today arrested a female cheat, who had duped people of their hard earned money on the pretext of providing suitable interest rate against the amount deposited with her. Officials of Crime Branch, … More
Excelsior Correspondent RAJOURI, Apr 23: J&K Grameen Bank (JKGB) today conducted awareness camps under “Gram Swaraj Abhiyaan” at village Lam and Qila Darhal, the unbanked areas near LoC in Nowshera tehsil of the district. The campaign was conducted by Micro … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Apr 23: Ek Sath Rang Mandal (ESRM) today presented Vijay Malla’s new progressive nukkad “Brhastachaar Khatam Karo” in its Monday Theatre Series at Pacca Talab, JDA Park, Jammu. The nukkad was aimed to aware common man, who … More
* Seeks Governor’s intervention Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Apr 23:   Former Minister  and senior Congress leader Dr Manohar Lal Sharma questioned  BJP over large scale transfers and postings in Forest and Health Department by the BJP Ministers  even after their resignation … More
Excelsior Correspondent RAMBAN, Apr 23: A two-year-old leopard was caught alive by a wildlife team with the assistance of locals from Hirnihal area of Khadi in tehsil Banihal, a senior official said today. The leopard ventured into a human habitation … More
Excelsior Correspondent KATHUA, Apr 23: The newly appointed SSP Kathua Shridhar Patil today launched a drive against the road Romeos, the negligent and rash driving of motor cyclists in the towns of Lakhanpur, Kathua, Rajbagh and Hiranagar. During the drive … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Apr 23: As a part of various initiatives taken by Jammu Municipal Corporation (JMC) to enhance the beautification in various parts of Jammu city, a wall painting competition was today inaugurated by Commissioner, Jammu Municipal Corporation (JMC) … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Apr 23: Sidhra police under ‘Operation Sanjeevani’ arrested two drug peddlers and recovered large quantity of intoxicant injections from their possession. As per police sources, on specific information, a team from Sidhra Police Post laid a naka … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Apr 23: Under the supervision of Controller Legal Metrology J&K R.K Katoch, a team of officers of Enforcement Wing conducted checking at Bazaar India, a unit of M/s Mayasheel Retail Ltd at Hari Market. More than 10 … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Apr 23: Fourth Bn. Security Channi Himmat Jammu organized different programmes under the Civic Action Programme (CAP) under the supervision of Sanjeev Kumar Khajuria (SSP) Commandant JKAP 4th Bn at Government Higher Secondary School Barwal Kathua and … More
Excelsior Correspondent POONCH, Apr 23: The doctors and other para-medical staff often remain missing in Mendhar Sub District Hospital and other health centers of the Sub Division. The general public of the area has alleged that doctors and para-medical staff … More
Excelsior Correspondent Srinagar, Apr 23: Personal staff of Chief Justice and other Judges of High Court decided to devise a joint action plan for welfare and betterment of the staff. In the connection an emergent meeting of Jammu and Kashmir … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Apr 23: Due to sudden fault at Janipur Grid Station, several areas plunged into darkness. As per sources, a fault occurred at around 11:30 pm in Janipur Grid Station, due to which the power supply to various … More
Excelsior Correspondent POONCH, Apr 23: The police arrested two persons and recovered stolen goods from their possession. The thieves were identified as  Kiyafat Hussain Shah, son of Zaman Hussain  and Ifnaz Khan, son of Mohd Sharief, residents  of Pathana teer … More
Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Apr 23: Gangyal police arrested four gamblers along with Rs 8680 stake money and playing cards. As per police sources, on reliable information, a team from Gangyal Police Station conducted raid and apprehended four gamblers along with … More