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Srinagar, Jan 29 (KNS): Even though the Peoples Democratic Party is meeting on Sunday under the president, Mehbooba Mufti, its former alliance partner BJP said that the party is awaiting the decision of the PDP to elect a legislative party leader. “After the demise of Mufti Mohammad Sayeed, PDP has not elected its legislative party leader. PDP has to first ... Read More »

Union Health Minister Shri JP Nadda holds high level meeting on Zika Virus

New Delhi, January 29, 2016 Union Minister for Health and Family Welfare, Shri J P Nadda today held a high level meeting comprising senior officials from the Health Ministry and AIIMS to take stock of the situation in view of the recent cases of Zika Virus being reported from some countries. “We are closely monitoring the situation and all necessary ... Read More »

Governor reviews preparedness for implementing National Food Security Act (NFSA)

JAMMU, JANUARY 29: Governor N.N. Vohra, in a meeting held today, reviewed the preparedness level for implementation of the NFSA in the State from February 2016. The Governor directed the Chief Secretary to ensure that, in accordance with the decision already taken by the erstwhile government, the NFSA is implemented in the State w.e.f. February 2016. The meeting was attended ... Read More »

Avalanche warning issued in 4 valley districts

SRINAGAR, JANUARY 29: According to Divisional Commissioner Kashmir an avalanche warning has been issued in four districts of Kashmir division and people have been advised not to venture out in avalanche prone areas.   The warning has been issued for next 24 hours in avalanche prone areas in Kupwara, Baramulla, Bandipora and Ladakh districts. The areas include Chokibal-Tangdhar, Keran, Gurez, Nawgam-Kalyan, ... Read More »

Div Com reviews snow clearance preparedness

SRINAGAR, JANUARY 29: Divisional Commissioner Kashmir Dr Asgar Hassan Samoon Friday called an emergency meeting of all the Deputy Commissioners of Kashmir to review arrangements put in place regarding snow clearance besides to ensure availability of basic amenities to people in view of forecast of heavy snowfall in the state. The Divisional Commissioner directed all the Deputy Commissioners and officers of Mechanical Engineering ... Read More »

GoI announced list of smart cities

Delhi Jan 28 :- The Government of India announced the first 20 smart cities under ‘Smart Cities Mission’. The list has been released out of the 98 shortlisted cities. These 20 cities will be receiving finance for their further development into ‘smart cities’ and later, 40 cities and then 38 cities will be announced. The list of 20 cities declared ... Read More »

Strengthen Mehbooba’s hands to implement Mufti’s vision; Mehboob Iqbal

General Secretary of Peoples Democratic Party Mehboob Iqbal, toady exhorted upon party workers to spread the vision of Late Mufti Mohd Sayeed and strengthen the party at grass root level. While chairing the meeting of District Presidents and General Secretaries of Udhampur Kathua Parliamentary constituency, Mehbbob Iqbal discussed the organizational issues. MLC Firdous Tak was also present in the meeting. ... Read More »

Full dress rehearsal held across valley in connection with R day occasion

Full dress rehearsals were held today at the district headquarters of Kashmir Valley in connection with the 67th Republic Day celebrations. At Srinagar, the event was held at Bakshi stadium Srinagar in which District Development Commissioner, Srinagar, Dr Farooq Ahmad Lone was the chief guest who inspected the march past presented by contingents of JKP, JKAP, IRP, CRPF, BSF,Auxiliary Police, ITBP, Women Police, State Disaster ... Read More »

Norway goes cashless

Norway’s largest bank has called for the country to go totally cashless over fears of illegal activity. DNB has said 60 per cent of Norwegian cash usage is out of government control and is being used in money laundering schemes and black market deals. Executive vice president Trond Bentestuen told VG there is approximately 50 billion kroner in circulation with ... Read More »

Russia Pakistan to hold joint military exercise for the first time

The Russian Army’s Commander-in-Chief Oleg Salyukov has announced that Russian ground forces will hold the first ever military exercises with Pakistan in the coming year, according to TASS news agency on Saturday. The Russian Army is scheduled to hold seven international drills in 2016, including “the first ever Russian-Pakistani special drills in mountainous terrain.” “As part of interaction with our ... Read More »