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Gunfight breaks out in Kulgam

Gunfight breaks out in Kulgam

A gunfight broke out between militants and the security forces in Sighanpor area of south Kashmir’s Kulgam district on Sunday. Officials told news agency—Kashmir News Observer (KNO), that a joint team of Police, army’s 34 RR and CRPF launched a cordon and search operation in Sighanpora on yesterday. As the joint team of forces approached […]

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Lt Governor Sinha praises Health Workers, Frontline Corona Warriors for their unwavering efforts in fight against COVID-19 pandemic

Lt Governor Sinha praises Health Workers, Frontline Corona Warriors for their unwavering efforts in fight against COVID-19 pandemic

· Asks for involving religious leaders, distinguished personalities to spread awareness against COVID-19 · Directs for ensuring thorough implementation of all preventive and clinical aspects for successful management of COVID-19 situation · Police and administration to enforce preventive measures like wearing face masks, all SoP’s · Focus to be on reducing mortality rate · Put more […]

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Traders put question mark on the shutter down order

Traders put question mark on the shutter down order

Kashmir Trade Alliance (KTA) has questioned the Administration whether the closure of shops and businesses could curb the spread of the Coronavirus. President KTA Ajaz Shahdhar said that The spread of the corona virus could have been prevented in this way, today there are not more than 500 corona cases a day in the valley. […]

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Day 76: Jammu, Srinagar Airports receive 24 domestic flights with 3,349 passengers

Day 76: Jammu, Srinagar Airports receive 24 domestic flights with 3,349 passengers

JAMMU, AUGUST 08: On day 76 of resumption of routine domestic operations in Jammu and Kashmir, 24 domestic flights with 3,349 passengers on board today arrived at Jammu and Srinagar Airports. A total of 1018 passengers aboard 09 regular commercial flights arrived at the Jammu Airport while 15 domestic flights with about 2331 passengers on […]

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Advisor Sharma for innovative measures to boost entrepreneurship in view of COVID-19

Advisor Sharma for innovative measures to boost entrepreneurship in view of COVID-19

Visits JKEDI, Joinery units, proposed IT Centre at Sempora SRINAGAR, AUGUST 08: Advisor to Lieutenant Governor, K K Sharma, today exhorted upon the Jammu & Kashmir Entrepreneurship Development Institute (JKEDI) to come up with innovative measures and interventions to catalyze the entrepreneurial atmosphere especially in view of the challenges posed by the global pandemic. The […]

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COVID-19: Govt evacuates 2,94,192 stranded JK residents; 2,03,678 via Lakhanpur, 90,514 through special trains

COVID-19: Govt evacuates 2,94,192 stranded JK residents; 2,03,678 via Lakhanpur, 90,514 through special trains

  JAMMU, AUGUST 08: The Jammu and Kashmir Government has evacuated about 2,94,192 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 […]

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Class IV posts: JKSSB’s Portal records 4,58,030 registrations;  2,38,350 candidates submit online application so far

Class IV posts: JKSSB’s Portal records 4,58,030 registrations;  2,38,350 candidates submit online application so far

JAMMU, AUGUST 8: Till today morning 4,58,030 Registrations have been done by the candidates on JKSSB’s Online Portal, since the commencement of online application submission from 10th July, 2020 and  2,38,350 candidates completed their online application submission process for Class IV posts. Also 64,550 applications have been submitted online for the post of Accounts Assistant. […]

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463 new covid-19 cases take tally J&K’s tally to 24390, Srinagar total reaches 6000

463 new covid-19 cases take tally J&K’s tally to 24390, Srinagar total reaches 6000

46 travelers were among 463 new covid-19 infections in Jammu and Kashmir, taking the overall tally to 24390, officials said on Saturday. Among them, 81 were reported from Jammu Division and 382 from Kashmir Valley. Giving district wise breakup of the cases, sources told GNS Srinagar reported 178, Baramulla 20, Pulwama 38, Kulgam 1, Shopian […]

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Political reconciliation and behaviour of CS as viceroy of J&K cannot go together: Imran Ansari

Political reconciliation and behaviour of CS as viceroy of J&K cannot go together: Imran Ansari

Prominent Shia leader and General Secretary People’s Conference Imran Raza Ansari today said politicalreconciliation and Chief Secretary’s behaviour as viceroy of Jammu and Kashmir cannot go together. “It is good center has chosen a politician for the post of LG and some leaders of BJP have also been talking about start of political process. But […]

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Kashmir’s noted educationist Agha Ashraf Ali dies at 98

Kashmir’s noted educationist Agha Ashraf Ali dies at 98

Noted educationist and scholar, Dr. Agha Ashraf Ali passed away late last night at his residence in Srinagar at 11:45 pm. He was 98.  Born on 18 October 1922 in Nawa Kadal area of downtown Srinagar in Qizalbash family, Mr. Agha Ashraf grew up in upper-class feudal household with a rich legacy of excellence, reported […]