Normal yield in most of Jammu areas, no drought like situation in any district

JAMMU: Divisional Commissioner Jammu, Sanjeev Verma, today chaired a meeting of Deputy Commissioners to review the situation of standing Agriculture and Horticulture crops in the districts of the Jammu division. The Divisional Commissioner reviewed the situation of each district and the concerned Deputy Commissioners apprised him about the situation of different crops in their respective […]

Training Programme on “Achieving Zero Hunger by 2030” starts at SKUAST-K

Srinagar: An online Training Programme on “Achieving Zero Hunger by 2030” organized by Faculty of Veterinary Sciences and Animal Husbandry, SKUAST-Kashmir with support of world bank funded National Agricultural Higher Education Project got underway with an impressive inaugural programme chaired by Dr Habib ur Rehman, Ex-DDG Animal Sciences ICAR. Director, Planning and Monitoring, Prof. Nazir […]

LG interacts with representatives of KCCI

Committee framed to work out modalities for economic revival & extending support to the business communityPower Amnesty Scheme extended upto 30th September, 2020 SRINAGAR: Lieutenant Governor, Manoj Sinha Monday interacted with the representatives of Kashmir Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI) here at the Raj Bhavan auditorium to get the first hand appraisal of the […]

Third Phase of ambitious B2V programme likely in October

SRINAGAR: Lieutenant Governor, Manoj Sinha today directed for follow up of action under Back to Village programme. Taking cue from the overwhelming public response, he directed for third phase of the ambitious Back to Village programme, which is likely to be held in the month of October. He observed that public is the ultimate judge […]

Navin reviews functioning of JK State Cooperative Agriculture & Rural Dev Bank

SRINAGAR:-Principal Secretary, Animal & Sheep Husbandry, Agriculture Production, Horticulture and Cooperative Departments, Navin Kumar Choudhary, today convened a meeting with the management of Jammu and Kashmir State Cooperative Agriculture and Rural Development Bank Limited (JKSCARD) to review the present status of working and financial implication of the bank. Managing Director, JKSCARD Bank, Mohammad Aslam Bhat […]

Israel-UAE deal ‘a killer’ for two-state solution, will strengthen extremism: Palestine

Israel-UAE deal ‘a killer’ for two-state solution, will strengthen extremism: Palestine

JERUSALEM: The agreement between Israel and the United Arab Emirates to normalise ties would kill the two-state solution, strengthen “extremists” and undermine the “possibility of peace”, chief Palestinian negotiator Saeb Erekat said Sunday. The fractured Palestinian leadership — from the Palestinian Authority led by Mahmud Abbas in the occupied West Bank to Hamas Islamists in […]

Jammu, Srinagar Airports receive 22 domestic flights with 2,798 passengers

Jammu, Srinagar Airports receive 22 domestic flights with 2,798 passengers

JAMMU: On day 84 of resumption of routine domestic operations in Jammu and Kashmir, 22 domestic flights with 2,798 passengers on board today arrived at Jammu and Srinagar Airports. A total of 892 passengers aboard 10 regular commercial flights arrived at the Jammu Airport while 12 domestic flights with about 1906 passengers on board landed […]

Govt evacuates 3,17,751 stranded JK residents

Govt evacuates 3,17,751 stranded JK residents

JAMMU: The Jammu and Kashmir Government has evacuated about 3,17,751 JK residents, stranded in other parts of the country due to COVID lockdown, via Lakhanpur and through special trains and buses till date amid strict observance of all necessary guidelines and Standard Operating Procedures. As per the official data received in this regard, the Jammu […]

MP Nazir Ahmad Laway meets LG

SRINAGAR: Member of Parliament, Nazir Ahmad Laway today met the Lieutenant Governor, Manoj Sinha here at the Raj Bhavan. The MP discussed with the Lt Governor about a range of issues relating to public importance and holistic development of J&K. He apprised the Lt Governor about various socio-economic issues pertaining to his area, and also […]

Kishtwar DDC kick starts blacktopping work on Kuleed-Hullar road

KISHTWAR: District Development Commissioner, Rajinder Singh Tara, today kick started the blacktopping work on 6 Km stretch of Kuleed -Hullar road. Additional District Development Commissioner, Mohammad Hanief Malik; Executive Engineer PMGSY Division Kishtwar, Bashir Ahmed Khandey; Assistant Executive Engineer PMGSY, Rajesh Kumar; Sarpanch Panchayat Lachdayaram- A, Zamrooda Begum and other PRI members among others were […]