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NC, CPI(M) demand probe into Hokarsar encounter

NC, CPI(M) demand probe into Hokarsar encounter

Srinagar: The Jammu and Kashmir National Conference on Wednesday sought time bound inquiry into the circumstances leading to the killing of three persons at an encounter site in Hokarsar area of Srinagar suburbs, saying the justice must be immediately delivered by investigating the matter on impartial, fast track basis. Party’s Additional Spokesperson Sarah Shah said […]

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Covid-19: J&K reports 217 new cases, one death

Covid-19: J&K reports 217 new cases, one death

Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday recorded 217 new COVID-19 cases, while one virus-related fatality took place in the last 24 hours, taking the overall tally to 1,20,744 and the death toll to 1,880, officials said. Of the fresh cases, 101 were from Kashmir and 116 from Jammu division of the Union territory, they said. […]

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PM sets 15th Aug, 2022 as deadline for Udhampur-Baramulla Rail Link project

PM sets 15th Aug, 2022 as deadline for Udhampur-Baramulla Rail Link project

Jammu: Prime Minister Narendra Modi Wednesday set August 15, 2022 as deadline for the completion of Udhampur-Baramulla Rail Link project, an official press release informed. It said PM said so while chairing the 34th PRAGATI interaction with Union Secretaries of various ministries and Chief Secretaries of States/UTs through video-conference. J&K Chief Secretary, B V R […]

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HC imposes monetary penalty on Commissioner-Secretary Animal Husbandry for non-compliance of court orders

HC imposes monetary penalty on Commissioner-Secretary Animal Husbandry for non-compliance of court orders

Srinagar: With a view to change the mindset of the bureaucracy on non-compliance of judicial orders, the High Court on Wednesday imposed a monetary penalty on the Commissioner-Secretary of the Animal Husbandry Department. The officer has been burdened with a personal cost of ₹ 5,000 to be deposited with the Registry of J&K High Court […]

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COVID-19: Health Ministry asks states to keep vigil on New Year celebration events

COVID-19: Health Ministry asks states to keep vigil on New Year celebration events

New Delhi: The Union Health Ministry has asked all states to keep a strict vigil on New Year celebrations that could be potential COVID-19 super-spreader events and also to curb crowding as a precautionary measure during the winter season. In a letter to states and Union Territories, Health Secretary Rajesh Bhushan stated that the number […]

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9 flights cancelled as fog reduces visibility at Jammu airport for 2nd day

9 flights cancelled as fog reduces visibility at Jammu airport for 2nd day

Jammu: Nine flights to and from Jammu Airport were cancelled on Wednesday as a dense fog cover enveloped the region for a second day, officials said, while the prevailing cold wave condition tightened its grip after the recent snowfall in the high altitude areas. Jammu Airport Director Pravat Ranjan Beuria said so far nine flights […]

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Income tax return filing deadline extended till Jan 10

Income tax return filing deadline extended till Jan 10

New Delhi: The government on Wednesday extended the deadline to file income tax return (ITR) for individuals by 10 days to January 10, 2021. The deadline for filing tax returns by businesses too has been extended till February 15, the Finance ministry said in a statement. This is the third time that the government has […]

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Worker dies at railway tunnel in Ramban

Worker dies at railway tunnel in Ramban

Srinagar: A worker died after being hit by a large stone in an under-construction tunnel in Ramsoo area of Ramban district on Wednesday, police said. An official said that Safder Ali (34), son of Mohammad Sharief Mir, a resident of Gundoo in Doda district, died after being hit by a large stone in the railway […]

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WhatsApp to stop working on these phones from Jan 1

WhatsApp to stop working on these phones from Jan 1

New Delhi: WhatsApp will stop working for some iPhones as well as Android smartphones starting January 1, 2021. There are several Android and iOS phones that may not be able to run the app as the company will withdraw support for older versions of OS from next year. According to the information on the WhatsApp […]

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Amid COVID-19, KVIC disbursed Rs 29.65 cr to Khadi institutions in J&K

Amid COVID-19, KVIC disbursed Rs 29.65 cr to Khadi institutions in J&K

New Delhi: The Khadi and Village Industries Commission on Wednesday said it has disbursed Rs 29.65 crore to 84 Khadi institutions in Jammu & Kashmir between May and September, benefitting 10,800 artisans. “The financial assistance has been given under Modified Marketing Development Assistance (MMDA) scheme of KVIC which is directly linked with the production activities. […]