CUET-UG application process begins, exam in hybrid mode from May 15-31: NTA

New Delhi:  The Common University Entrance Test (CUET)-UG will be conducted in hybrid mode from May 15-31 in two or three shifts per day and the results will be announced on June 30, the National Testing Agency (NTA) announced on Tuesday. The crucial exam for admission in undergraduate programmes will be conducted in 13 languages […]

Lashkar-e-Taiba’s militant associate arrested in Baramulla

Srinagar:  Security forces on Tuesday arrested a militant associate of Lashkar-e-Taiba in Jammu and Kashmir’s Baramulla district, police said. Acting on a specific input regarding the movement of terrorists in the Pattan area, a joint ‘naka’ was established at the Chinar crossing in the north Kashmir district, a police spokesperson said. During checking, a suspicious […]

Farooq Abdullah calls for strengthening INDIA bloc

Srinagar:  National Conference chief Farooq Abdullah on Tuesday called for strengthening the opposition’s INDIA bloc to save the country’s “secular visage”. “There is a need to make the INDIA bloc strong so that the country is saved from the disaster the BJP has done in the last 10 years,” a National Conference statement quoted Abdullah […]

Militant hideout busted in Bandipora

Srinagar: Security forces on Tuesday busted a militant hideout in Jammu and Kashmir’s Bandipora district, police said. The Indian Army, police and the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) conducted a joint operation based on a specific input and busted a terrorist hideout in the orchards of the Ayathmullah general area in north Kashmir’s Bandipora district, […]

Commissioner Secretary conducts public Darbar at Panchayat Garnai Udhampur

UDHAMPUR: Commissioner Secretary Industries & Commerce, Vikramjit Singh, led a Public Darbar as part of the UT government’s ambitious public outreach cum grievances redressal programme at Panchayat Garnai of Block Udhampur. Deputy Commissioner Udhampur, Saloni Rai, Senior Superintendent of Police, Joginder Singh, Additional District Development Commissioner, Ghan Sham Singh, District Development Council members, Additional Deputy […]

One day workshop held for political parties at Jammu

JAMMU: In preparation for the upcoming Lok Sabha Elections 2024, one day workshop for political parties was organized today at Nirvachan Bhawan here. The program was attended by around 40 representatives of major political parties of Jammu and Kashmir including members of national and state level political parties like BJP, Panthers Party and Apni Party […]

DC Doda reviews progress under CAPEX budget 2023-24

DODA: Deputy Commissioner (DC) Harvinder Singh today reviewed the achievements made under Capital Expenditure (Capex) plan for fiscal year 2023-24 in Doda. The DC emphasized the crucial need for timely project completion to ensure efficient fund utilization and district development. He directed officers to expedite ongoing projects and maintain strict adherence to timelines and quality […]

Power shutdown

JAMMU: Superintending Engineer (Distribution) JPDCL, O&M Circle Kathua has informed that the power supply to Daini and its adjoining areas will remain affected on February 28, March 01 and 03 from 10 am to 2 pm. Similarly, the power supply to Jatwal, Naran and its adjoining areas will remain affected on February 28, March 01 […]

National Science Day 2024 observed at JU Udhampur Campus

Speakers call for promoting Aromatic crops, biodiversity & Indigenous Technology interventions to achieve Viksit Bharat UDHAMPUR: To spread awareness and significance of science and its application in people’s daily life and exposing the stakeholders to new technologies being promoted as a step towards Viksit Bharat, Udhampur Campus, University of Jammu, in collaboration with the JK […]

DMO Kathua lodges FIR against offender for illegal mining

KATHUA: District Mineral Officer Kathua Rajinder Singh has lodged an FIR against an offender for illegally excavating and transporting minerals from land at Janglote. The FIR has been lodged under different IPC, MMDR Act and other provisions of the law. The accused has been immediately arrested by police and further investigation is going on. Earlier, […]