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BSF, gunmen exchange fire on International Border in Jammu

BSF, gunmen exchange fire on International Border in Jammu

Jammu, Jun 13: Border Security Force (BSF) troops and unidentified gunmen suspected to be militants exchanged gunfire on the International Border (IB) in Arnia sector of Jammu district after which a search operation has been launched in the area. BSF said it has been informed that alert BSF troops observed suspicious movement close to IB […]

‘Gates of development have opened for J&K after the abrogation of Article 370’: Minister Ramdas Athawale

‘Gates of development have opened for J&K after the abrogation of Article 370’:  Minister Ramdas Athawale

  Jammu, Jun 11: Union Minister of State for Social Justice and Empowerment,  Ramdas Athawale today said that Government of India wants a peaceful and developed J&K and is committed to develop Jammu and Kashmir on all fronts. The Minister said this while interacting with the media during a press briefing held at Convention Centre, […]

Govt approves installation of 200 MW of grid-tied rooftop solar power plants for Jammu City

Govt approves installation of 200 MW of grid-tied rooftop solar power plants for Jammu City

  Srinagar, June 11: The Administrative Council (AC), which met here under the chairmanship of Lieutenant Governor, Manoj Sinha, approved the installation of 200 MW of grid-tied rooftop solar power plants under the “Solar City Mission” in Jammu. Rajeev Rai Bhatnagar, Advisor to the Lieutenant Governor, Dr. Arun Kumar Mehta, Chief Secretary, J&K and Nitishwar […]

‘Vicious cycle of hate is a threat to civility and detrimental to the spirit of co-existence’: BJP’s Rana

‘Vicious cycle of hate is a threat to civility and detrimental to the spirit of co-existence’: BJP’s Rana

JAMMU JUNE 10 : Cautioning against machinations of straining the time tested inclusive and pluralistic ethos of Jammu, Senior BJP leader Mr Devender Singh Rana today called for identifying, exposing and isolating the elements inimical to peace and tranquility. “Jammu’s tryst with harmony is strong enough to withstand the vicious onslaught of hate mongers”, Mr […]

LG reviews preparations for annual Amarnath Yatra, says all work to be completed within set timeline

LG reviews preparations for annual Amarnath Yatra, says all work to be completed within set timeline

  Jammu, Jun 09: Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha Thursday reviewed the preparations for the annual pilgrimage of Shri Amarnath Ji in a high level meeting held at Raj Bhavan. The meeting was attended by the Chief Secretary, Administrative secretaries of different departments, Principal Secretary to Lt Governor, Divisional Commissioners, and concerned Deputy Commissioners. During the meeting, […]

President Kovind to attend IIM Jammu Convocation on Wednesday

President Kovind to attend IIM Jammu Convocation on Wednesday

Jammu, Jun 08: President Ram Nath Kovind will visit Jammu and Kashmir (tomorrow) June 9 to attend the fifth convocation of Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Jammu. The President of India will be the Chief Guest on the occasion and will be delivering the convocation address. The President will be accompanied by Union Minister Dr. […]