Jammu News

‘Govt orders inquiry after students not served mid-day meals for 9 months in J-K’

The scheme is known to be a major factor in motivating people from lower strata of society to enrol their children in the educational institutions in far-flung areas. 

J&K terror plot foiled: Two held, hunt on for five more

During interrogation, sources said, they revealed having dropped five of their accomplices in the forests at Jaranwali

Jammu & Kashmir: Days after tiff with Srinagar Mayor, traffic IG Rath shunted out

This is not been first time that Rath had landed into trouble for his outspoken nature and style of functioning.

J&K: Governor Satya Pal Malik reviews security in the state

The panel discussed security arrangements made for smooth conduct of the forthcoming panchayat elections.

J&K: Pakistani ceasefire violation leaves one civilian dead in Akhnoor

Identifying the deceased as Deepak Kumar of Pargwal, sources said that he got hit by a sniper shot fired from across the border. Pakistani ceasefire violation was retaliated by Indian troops.

Jammu: One killed as under-construction building collapses

Rescue works were taken up immediately, and the body of the deceased was recovered, which was later handed over to his kin after completion of legal and medical formalities, an official said.

Massive landslide blocks Jammu-Srinagar highway

The landslide occurred near Ramsoo town in Ramban, the officials said. No vehicle was passing by when the landslide took place.

J&K: HC bench issues notices on PIL over collection of parking fee in court premises

Pointing out that it was not the domain of the Bar Association to indulge in the collection of parking charges, the petitioner submitted that lakhs of rupees have been collected so far.

J&K: Ladakh region to observe shutdown today

The letter states that two Ladakhi girls, who were walking in the Leh Market were “harassed and insulted by two individuals” who, the letter claims, were policemen in plain clothes.

BJP demands de-recognition of parties boycotting J&K local body elections

The Election Commission of India had in the past de-recognised a few political parties, he claimed, urging the Chief Electoral Officer of Jammu and Kashmir to immediately take up the matter with it.

J&K: Van falls into Chenab river, 12 feared dead in Kishtwar

Police and local people rushed to the spot to launch rescue operations, sources said,  adding that eight bodies have been recovered so far. 

BJP MLA to start front to press for CBI probe in Kathua case

The organisation will be launched at an event at the state government-run Teachers Bhawan here on Sunday, it is learnt.


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