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RBI’s new rules on interchange fee, 24/7 bulk clearing facility become functional

RBI’s new rules on interchange fee, 24/7 bulk clearing facility become functional

New Delhi: The Reserve Bank of India’s new directions on raising interchange fee and making available the facility of bulk clearing round the clock have…

Many youths visiting Pakistan on valid papers infiltrating back as terrorists: Officials

Srinagar: The recent killing of Shakir Altaf Bhat and subsequent finding that he had left the country on a valid passport for studies in Pakistan…

J&K reports 145 coronavirus cases, 1 death

Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir recorded 145 fresh coronavirus cases and one death Sunday, taking the overall COVID-19 figures to 3,21,607 infections and 4,379 deaths, officials…

Shia community split over admin’s decision to ‘allow’ Muharram procession after 30 years

Srinagar: Divisions have appeared in the Shia community in Kashmir over the administration’s purported decision to allow symbolic Muharram procession in the Lal Chowk area…

Kargil, Leh join hands to push for statehood, constitutional safeguards for Ladakh

Leh: Days ahead of the second anniversary of getting the Union Territory status, Ladakh on Sunday witnessed ideologically different representatives of Kargil and Leh districts…

Police to deny security clearance for passport, govt services to those involved in ‘subversive activities’

Police to deny security clearance for passport, govt services to those involved in ‘subversive activities’

Srinagar: The CID wing of Jammu and Kashmir Police has ordered the denial of security…

Mission Youth holds conference on creation of District Youth Centres

Mission Youth holds conference on creation of District Youth Centres

Srinagar: Mission Youth on Sunday organised consultative conference on establishment of District Youth Centres and…

LG congratulates Sindhu for winning bronze at Tokyo Olympics

LG congratulates Sindhu for winning bronze at Tokyo Olympics

Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha on Sunday congratulated ace badminton player P…

Truck seized with eight kg poppy straw

Truck seized with eight kg poppy straw

Jammu: A truck jumped a railway barrier near an army camp in Kathua district, prompting…

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Apni Party not B-team of BJP; NC and PDP actually benefited from it: Altaf Bukhari

Apni Party not B-team of BJP; NC and PDP actually benefited from it: Altaf Bukhari

Srinagar: The Jammu and Kashmir Apni Party, a new entrant to the political arena of the union territory, is not a “B-team” of the BJP or the “King’s party” as…

Admin launches anti-encroachment drive along historical water bodies in Srinagar

Admin launches anti-encroachment drive along historical water bodies in Srinagar

Srinagar: As part of the rejuvenation and restoration of historical lakes of Khushaal Sar, Gilsar, the District Administration Srinagar conducted a massive anti-encroachment drive along the banks of historical Water…

Sarmad Hafeez flags off sanitation drive along Great Lakes Trek

Sarmad Hafeez flags off sanitation drive along Great Lakes Trek

Srinagar: Tourism Department has initiated several steps to boost adventure tourism activities across Jammu and Kashmir and already several activities have been initiated to tap that potential. This was stated…

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DDC Chairperson Gbl visits cloud burst hit villages

DDC Chairperson Gbl visits cloud burst hit villages

Ganderbal: District Development Chairperson Ganderbal, Nuzhat Ishfaq, today conducted extensive tour of the affected areas to get first-hand information of the…

Director Skill Development inspects ITIs, Polytechnics in north Kashmir

Director Skill Development inspects ITIs, Polytechnics in north Kashmir

Baramulla: Director, Skill Development Department (SDD), Sudershan Kumar, today had an extensive field tour of North Kashmir Baramulla district where he…

Farmer’s son shines in IES exam conducted by UPSC

Farmer’s son shines in IES exam conducted by UPSC

Srinagar: Tanveer Ahmad Khan, a farmer’s son from Nigeenpora Kund village of Kulgam district has brought laurels to the Union Territory…

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Director Agriculture Kashmir conducts tour of Kupwara

Director Agriculture Kashmir conducts tour of Kupwara

Kupwara: Director Agriculture Kashmir, Chowdhary Mohammad Iqbal, today conducted a daylong extensive tour of district Kupwara…

DG Horticulture visits Sub-Division Tral

Director AP&FWD meets officers, saffron growers at IIKSTC

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Welcome development

Welcome development

In a measure development, that would give boost to the economy of Jammu and Kashmir, country’s…

Fighting the menace of drug abuse

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Violating children’s right to free education

Violating children’s right to free education

Despite the fact that the law prohibits interviewing children and even their parents for admission in…

India needs to shift its approach towards Afghanistan

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Conserve the nature to save lives!

Conserve the nature to save lives!

  Er. PRABHAT KISHORE Madhya Pradesh Government had surveyed the Bundelkhand regions under “Bunder Diamond Project”…

Surge in glass removal surgeries amid the pandemic

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A  Tribute to the Literary Legend

A  Tribute to the Literary Legend

Sultan Ganaie By Manzoor Narvaw Walla The literary era of poetry in Kashmir phase out from…

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