JAMMU, JANUARY 16-Minister for Forests, Ecology and Environment Choudhary Lal Singh inaugurated two-day J&K State Athletic Championship at Jammu University, here this afternoon. The Championship, organized by School Sports Promotion Foundation (SSPF) a Non-Government Organisation in collaboration with Ministry for Sports and Youth Affairs and Ministry of Human Resource...
Dabolim, (Goa), Jan 7 : Beware of your next online hotel booking; it may be a killjoy. Ask Rahul Kumar, 49, (name changed) who was left stranded at Dabolim airport here with his family and friends after a reputed firm -- Expedia India -- failed to inform him about...
Minister for Food, Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs, Mr Zulfkar Ali informed the House that government is providing 309623.35 Mts and 224692.20 Mts ration PHH and NPHH respectively to all districts of the State. He further informed that as per the records available there 238420 rationees under AAY, 1428563...
JAMMU, JANUARY 12: Minster for Youth Services and Sports and Technical Education, Imran Raza Ansari today flagged off a group of twelve cyclists hailing from J&K and other states on a cycling expedition to Kanyakumari . The event has been organised by the Eco-Riders Club and cyclists were hosted by...
Minister for Social Welfare, ARI & Trainings and Science & Technology Sajad Gani Lone today informed that the government has distributed 91,000 solar home lighting devices to the households of un-electrified villages and hamlets of the state under Remote Village Electrification Programme of MNRE, Govt of India. Replying to...
Minister for PWD (R&B), Naeem Akhtar   informed the Legislative Assembly that authorities are trying to resolve the issue of re-alignment of proposed road from National Highway to Ghiskud at Harigamiran in Ganderbal with the locals who have raised some objection on the same.While replying to a Question of Mian...
New Delhi, Jan 17 :  Countries which support terrorism need to be "tackled" and terrorism is here to stay unless the world joins hands to end it, Army chief General Bipin Rawat said on Wednesday. He also said that a country which is victim of terror has to fight...
Minister for Social Welfare, Sajjad Ahmed Lone informed the Legislative Assembly that Department of Social Welfare is providing pension to 1610 persons under different welfare schemes in Devsar constituency.  He said 110 eligible persons were also provided benefit under State Marriage Assistance Scheme (SMAS) in the Constituency, said the...
The Minister for Forests, Lal Singh informed the House that government has paid Rs 1.88 crore as compensation to the victims of man-animal conflict incidents in last two years.    Replying to a question by Mr Mubarak Gul, he said 283 man-animal conflict incidents were reported during 2 years in...
Srinagar, Jan 15 : Night temperatures throughout the Kashmir Valley remained several degrees below the freezing point on Monday with Kargil town freezing at minus 20 degree Celsius. "At minus 20 degree Celsius as the minimum temperature, Kargil was the coldest town in Jammu and Kashmir followed by Leh...