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30 People Killed, Nearly 100 Wounded due to floods in Afghanistan

30 People Killed, Nearly 100 Wounded due to floods in Afghanistan

Kabul: At least 30 people have died and more than 20 were injured in flooding in the Shinwari and Sia Gard districts of Parwan province, local officials said, Tolo news reported. The head of the provincial department of Information and Culture, Shams Rahman Sadeqqi, said that hundreds of houses have been destroyed. Around 100 people […]

Widespread rain forecast in Kashmir, isolated showers in Jammu

Widespread rain forecast in Kashmir, isolated showers in Jammu

Srinagar, Aug 16: Weatherman has forecast widespread light to moderate rain and thundershowers over Kashmir Valley and isolated showers in Jammu region in next 24 hours. A meteorological department official said  that scattered light to moderate rain and thunderstorms were expected in the subsequent two days in J&K. In last 24 hours till 0830 a.m., […]

Body of Kangan youth recovered from Doodhganga stream in Sgr

Body of Kangan youth recovered from Doodhganga stream in Sgr

Srinagar, Aug 15: Body of a youth was recovered from Doodhganga stream near Bagh-e-mehtab area of Srinagar on Monday evening, reports said here. Reports said that the body of Mohammad Yousuf Sangoo (21) of Kangan was spot in Doodhganga stream by some locals, who subsequently informed the police. They said that the body was fished […]

J&K Reports 273 Covid-19 Cases, 2 Deaths

J&K Reports 273 Covid-19 Cases, 2 Deaths

Srinagar, Aug 15: Jammu and Kashmir reported 273 fresh covid-19 cases while there were two deaths due to the virus during the last 24 hours, officials said on Monday. They said that 34 cases were reported from Jammu division and 239 from Kashmir Valley, taking the overall tally to 474055. Among the cases, 173090 are […]

NC’s Chief Farooq Abdullah Hoists National Flag At His Residence

NC’s Chief Farooq Abdullah Hoists National Flag At His Residence

Srinagar, Aug 15:Jammu and Kashmir National Conference President Farooq Abdullah on Monday said that even after independence, the nation has to be always ready to any new challenges. The NC Chief while addressing the 76th Independence Day function at his Gupkar residence where he unfurled the national flag, says that even after independence, the country […]

Male Body Found Near Zirpara Bijbehara In Anantnag

Male Body Found Near Zirpara Bijbehara In Anantnag

Anantnag, Aug 15: A male body found along the banks of river Jhelum in Zirpara Bijbehara of south Kashmir’s Anantnag district has been identified to be one Mohammad Ashraf Shah of Behi Bagh Kulgam. An official said  that the body was spotted by some passersby and accordingly informed the police. “The body was shifted from […]

Moderate To Heavy Rains Lash J&K, MeT Forecasts More

Moderate To Heavy Rains Lash J&K, MeT Forecasts More

Srinagar, Aug 15:  Heavy rains lashed Jammu and Kashmir, causing waterlogging at several places on Monday. Reports said that widespread moderate to heavy rains lashed most parts of Jammu and Kashmir, mostly from this morning. There was waterlogging at several places due to the heavy rainfall in Srinagar and elsewhere, reports said. A meteorological department […]

J&K Administration announces renaming of 199 Schools, collages & roads

J&K Administration announces renaming of 199 Schools, collages & roads

Srinagar, August 14: As the administration of UT J&K has announced the renaming of 199 schools/colleges and roads by the names of eminent personalities and martyred Heroes in Uniform as a mark of respect and acknowledgement of the exceptional contributions towards the security and development of the Union Territory,132 Schools/colleges and roads across UT have […]

Government scraps SO- 192, brings all government employees in the UT on equal-footing in terms of salary, other benefits

Government scraps SO- 192, brings all government employees in the UT on equal-footing in terms of salary, other benefits

Srinagar, August 14: The Administrative Council (AC) which met here under the chairmanship of the Lieutenant Governor, Manoj Sinha, approved the scrapping of Jammu and Kashmir Probationer (Condition of Service, Pay and Allowances) and Fixation Rules, 2020, notified vide S.O. 192 of 2020 (successor of S.O 202 of 2015); with effect from 1st of August, […]