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Genelia Deshmukh celebrates her 33rd birthday today. The actor is receiving warm wishes from fans and friends.

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Sushant Singh Rajput died by suicide on June 14 at his Bandra flat in Mumbai. Since his death, many fingers have been pointed at a few people and at the 'nepotistic nature' of the film industry.

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Amitabh Bachchan, who is home quarantined after undergoing treatment for coronavirus, shared his experience of staying away from his family while being so close to them.

Technology

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The upgraded 27-inch iMac is targeted at consumers who are working from home during the coronavirus pandemic. 

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Jammu News

Army jawan killed in firing by Pak along LoC
Army jawan killed in firing by Pak along LoC

The sepoy was killed when Indian troops retaliated to Pakistan violating the ceasefire agreement along the LoC.

J&K admin to hold meet on ways to curb corruption
J&K admin to hold meet on ways to curb corruption

Sources referred to a letter issued by General Administration Department’s Deputy Secretary Dr Mohammad Usman Khan to over a dozen senior officers, including Financial Commissioner, Principal Secretaries and Commissioner-Secretaries.

Jammu group questions new J&K Class-IV recruitment rules
Jammu group questions new J&K Class-IV recruitment rules

Ikkjutt Jammu is against even settlement of nomadic Gujjars and Bakarwals in plains of Jammu division, calling it “land jihad by separatist jihadi elements”.

Ladakh councillors protest outside L-G’s residence over delay in bringing back stranded locals
Ladakh councillors protest outside L-G’s residence over delay in bringing back stranded locals

On Sunday, BJP Ladakh unit president Chering Dorjay had resigned from the party over the same issue.

Former sarpanch arrested by NIA in probe against suspended J&K Dy SP
Former sarpanch arrested by NIA in probe against suspended J&K Dy SP

The NIA produced the accused before a special court here that remanded him to six days in the agency’s custody after it was alleged that he had been indulging in arms supply to various terror groups operating in the valley and also had links with suspended DySP Davinder Singh.

Coronavirus outbreak: After row over red zone tag, J&K relaxes curbs in Jammu areas
Coronavirus outbreak: After row over red zone tag, J&K relaxes curbs in Jammu areas

The Indian Express had on Saturday reported on the issue in a report titled ‘In Jammu, NC youth leader questions red zone classification, UT admin calls it inflammatory’.

Jammu sees traffic jam on Day 1 of extended lockdown
Jammu sees traffic jam on Day 1 of extended lockdown

Pointing out that the traffic jam continued for nearly an hour, sources attributed it to the issuance of passes to many people by the district administration.

Brick kilns to reopen in Jammu as LG orders easing lockdown restrictions
Brick kilns to reopen in Jammu as LG orders easing lockdown restrictions

“Brick kilns be allowed to function and the owners of these kilns be directed to observe the protocol like social distancing for labourers, etc., working there,” read a letter by Rakesh Magotra, Additional Secretary to Lt Governor to Jammu divisional commissioner.

Families of personnel managing COVID-19 outbreak can use 112 for emergency
Families of personnel managing COVID-19 outbreak can use 112 for emergency

In case of emergency, the people can avail free ambulance service 24X7 at their door steps by calling on toll free number 108, while pregnant women and sick infants can avail free ambulance service by dialling toll free number 102.

J&K govt orders door-to-door testing in red zones, says masks mandatory for all
J&K govt orders door-to-door testing in red zones, says masks mandatory for all

The decision came in the wake of 33 people, including three members of Tablighi Jamaat in Jammu, testing positive on Wednesday.

J&K: Hundreds rendered homeless as massive landslide damages dozens of houses in Ramban
J&K: Hundreds rendered homeless as massive landslide damages dozens of houses in Ramban

The landslide had also damaged a 500-meter stretch of the 270-km highway, diminishing the chances of early restoration of the traffic on the arterial road which remained closed for the third consecutive day on Sunday, the officials said.

In Jammu’s Samba district, over 30 cases of suspected dengue in 24 hours
In Jammu’s Samba district, over 30 cases of suspected dengue in 24 hours

Pointing out that nearly two dozen of them involved paramilitary personnel, sources said that five of them had come to military hospital and 16 at a private hospital.

Pakistan army shells forward posts along LoC in Poonch, Rajouri
Pakistan army shells forward posts along LoC in Poonch, Rajouri

Pakistan troops also targeted civilian areas in Mankote area triggering fear psychosis among them, the officials said.

Three dozen students crying inconsolably without reason foxes authorities
Three dozen students crying inconsolably without reason foxes authorities

Nearly three dozen students, mostly girls, of the government high school at Bani in Kathua could be seen in the short video clip lying on the floor and crying inconsolably as their teachers try to console them.

J&K: Two electrocuted by live wire in Poonch district
J&K: Two electrocuted by live wire in Poonch district

The incident occurred when the entire village had plunged into darkness following some snag in the transformer supplying power to the area.

J&K: Major tragedy averted as Army defuses IED found inside tiffin box
J&K: Major tragedy averted as Army defuses IED found inside tiffin box

Significantly, the object was detected less than 24 hours after an IED power circuit wrapped in a polyethene sheet was found outside Jammu airport.

Day after grenade attack, IED power circuit found outside Jammu airport
Day after grenade attack, IED power circuit found outside Jammu airport

A bomb disposal squad from the police control room immediately reached the spot and found the power circuit. However, it did not contain any explosive and detonator, an official said.

Amarnath Yatra to begin from July 1, last 46 days
Amarnath Yatra to begin from July 1, last 46 days

The board also advised the CEO to appeal to all the potential pilgrims to consult their doctors before embarking on the pilgrimage.

Fresh landslides block Jammu-Srinagar highway; nearly 1,000 vehicles stranded
Fresh landslides block Jammu-Srinagar highway; nearly 1,000 vehicles stranded

Kashmir Valley remained cut off from rest of the state for seventh day on Sunday as fresh landslides erupted along the Jammu-Srinagar national highway at Marog near Ramban disrupting movement of nearly 1,000 light vehicles.

J&K Reservation Bill gets governor nod, Paharis to get job reservation
J&K Reservation Bill gets governor nod, Paharis to get job reservation

The government in a statement said that the welfare legislation was a long pending demand of the people belonging to this group and it will go a long way in improving their status, and provide educational and job opportunities.

Technical snag hits Jammu ropeway during mock drill, 2 people killed
Technical snag hits Jammu ropeway during mock drill, 2 people killed

When the team was attempting to open the doors of the stranded trolley, it tilted sideways, which resulted in all team members falling 40 feet. Police have registered a case and started investigations.

J&K: Firing by Pakistani troops along LoC in Pooch and Rajouri districts
J&K: Firing by Pakistani troops along LoC in Pooch and Rajouri districts

A defence ministry spokesperson Lt Colonel Devender Anand here said that Pakistani troops, resorted to unprovoked ceasefire violation by small arms firing and “shelling with heavy calibre weapons” in Poonch sector’s Gulpur area around 9 am.

J&K Law Commission constituted; Justice MK Hanjura appointed founding Chairperson
J&K Law Commission constituted; Justice MK Hanjura appointed founding Chairperson

According to an order issued by the Law Department, the Commission will have a three-year term and it shall, apart from a Chairperson, have two full-time members and two part-time members.

Jammu & Kashmir: Hizbul module busted in Kathua; 2 arrested
Jammu & Kashmir: Hizbul module busted in Kathua; 2 arrested

On Saturday night, it was learnt that a group of accomplices of terrorists belonging to the outfit was operating as a module in Jammu and Kashmir to purchase and supply arms and ammunition, a senior official said.

Provocative speech at VHP event: J&K officer pulls up cops
Provocative speech at VHP event: J&K officer pulls up cops

On Monday, the police sought videos of the speakers at the VHP event. “We are analysing the videos. After seeking legal opinion, if anything is found objectionable, law will take its course,”’ an officer said.

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