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Weekly public hearing: Advisor Kumar listens to people’s issues at Jammu

JAMMU, DECEMBER 13: Advisor to Governor, K Vijay Kumar today interacted with the people and listened to their issues, problems during his weekly public hearing programme here at Banquet Hall.

Several public and employees’ delegations and individuals hailing from different parts of the state registered their grievances and sought early redressal.

All J&K Govt. Pharmacist Association apprised the Advisor about their issues and requested for passing necessary directions to the concerned   to clear all pending DPC cases.

 A delegation of un-employed Post Graduate Ayurvedic Doctors sought advertisement for the vacant posts of AYUSH doctors.

Representatives of State Forest Service requested for expediting the process of induction to Indian Forest Service (IFS).

A delegation of Wireless Operators called for considering regularization of their services. Meanwhile, Contractual/Casual workers working in the Forest, YS&S, Health and other departments and Migrant workers also requested the Advisor for considering their services for regularization.

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J&K SPCB organizes public hearing for extension of Jammu Airport Runway

JAMMU DECEMBER 13:J&K SPCB Jammu in collaboration with Airport Authority of India (AM), organized a...

Ramban: Awareness rally held under SVEEP

RAMBAN DECEMBER 13: To sensitize people about their constitutional right to franchise, social and moral...

Div Com reviews operation of chopper service to hilly districts

JAMMU DECEMBER 13: Divisional Commissioner, Sanjeev Verma today asked the police to ensure foolproof security...

KVIB sets up 1677 micro industrial units this fiscal under PMEGP

JAMMU, DECEMBER 13: Jammu and Kashmir Khadi and Village Industries Board (KVIB) has established 1677...

Farooq Shah seeks all basic facilities for migrants, refugees

JAMMU, DECEMBER 13: Secretary Disaster Management, Relief, Rehabilitation and Reconstruction (DMRRR), Farooq Ahmed Shah, Thursday...

Jammu Mayor calls on Advisor Sharma, discusses JMC issues

JAMMU, DECEMBER 13: Mayor, Jammu Municipal Corporation (JMC),Chander Mohan Gupta called on Advisor to Governor,...

VC KVIB, several delegations calls on Advisor Sharma

JAMMU, DECEMBER 13: The newly appointed Vice Chairperson, J&K Khadi and Village Industries Board (KVIB),...

State President JDU meets Governor

JAMMU, DECEMBER 13: G.M. Shaheen, State Party President, Janata Dal United today met Governor Satya...

Addl. DG CRPF meets Governor

JAMMU, DECEMBER 13: V.S.K. Kaumudi, Addl. DG CRPF, today met Governor Satya Pal Malik here...

FCS&CA inspection squad fines Rs 13.900 from errant shopkeepers

NIN NEWS SERVICE | SRINAGAR, NOVEMBER 16: The Enforcement squad of Food Civil Supplies and...

CEC LAHDC reviews preparations for Losar festival

NIN NEWS SERVICE | LEH, NOVEMBER 16: The Chief Executive Councillor (CEC), LAHDC, Leh Jamyang...

65th Cooperative Week Celebrated in Kupwara

NIN NEWS SERVICE | KUPWARA, NOVEMBER 16: The Department of Co-operatives Kupwara today celebrated 65th...

Chill intensifies in Kashmir; Pahalgam records coldest night at minus 5.1 degree

Category: State

NIN NEWS SERVICE

Srinagar, December  1

Chilly weather conditions have further intensifies due to open skies in Ladakh region and Kashmir valley, where world famous health resort of Pahalgam recorded the coldest night of the season at minus 5.1 degree.

      A Met department spokesperson told UNI that weather will remain dry during the next 48 hours in the state, which could result in further dip in the night temperature. However, the day temperature will remain above normal due to clear sky.

      However, he said a fresh Western Disturbance (WD), which originating in Arabian sea, is expected to hit the region on December 3, which could result in rain and snow at isolated places of three subsequent days.

  Leh in Ladakh was the coldest place in the region after mercury further dipped about 2 degree from yesterday and settled at minus 11.3 degree followed by border town of Kargil at minus 7.4 degree.

      He said skies will be partly cloudy during the next 24 hours in Leh, where maximum and minimum temperatures will be around 6 degree and minus 10 degree, respectively.

      Pahalgam, which is about 100 km from here in south Kashmir, witnessed the coldest night of the season so far after mercury dropped a degree from yesterday and settled at minus 5.1 degree, 3 degree below normal. The health resort was the coldest place in the valley.

      After witnessing a dip in the night temperature, people woke up to a sunny morning in the summer capital, Srinagar, though chill continued due to ice cold winds. Against minus 1.7 degree yesterday, the night temperature in Srinagar was minus 2.9 degree, which is about 3 notches below normal.

         He said skies will be partly cloudy with haze during the next 24 hours in Leh, where maximum and minimum temperatures will be around 12 degree and minus 2 degree, respectively.

      The mercury at world famous ski resort of Gulmarg, about 55 km from here in north Kashmir, dipped a degree from yesterday and settled at minus 3.4 degree, slightly below normal.

      Another tourist resort of Kukernag was the only place in the region which recorded an improvement in the night temperature after the mercury surged and settled above sub zero. Against minus 1.5 degree recorded yesterday, the night temperature at Kukernag was 0.5 degree.

      The night temperatures at Qazigund, gateway to the valley, and Kupwara in north Kashmir also dipped and settled at minus 2.4 degree, respectively.

Condolence meeting held

Category: State

NIN NEWS SERVICE | JAMMU: A condolence meeting was held at Directorate of Health Services Jammu under the chairmanship of Deputy Director (HQ) Health Services Jammu, Dr. Gurjeet Singh to condole the demise of Ravi Kant, driver State Health Transport Organization and father of Vikas Puri, Junior Assistant posted at Rehbar-i-Sehat, Directorate of Health Services Jammu.

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CII “Startup clinic” campaign kick starts at IUST, Kashmir.

Category: State

Srinagar,April 26 :

As part of its endeavor to promote startups in J&K, Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) organized the first Start Up Clinic at Islamic University of Science and Technology.

 

The startup clinic on exploring new opportunities was conducted by Mr Iqram Shafiee, Co-Chairman CII panel on Skills and Entrepreneurship and Managing Director Shafiee Healthcare. Session gave insights to students on how to think about new business opportunities and possibilities and the requirements while starting a new business with practicalities.

 

Mr Shafiee spoke about the requirements of using professional approach to become a successful entrepreneur. He shared his personal journey of overcoming hurdles of external environment in business in Kashmir.

 

The session saw enthusiastic participation from students with interactive Q&A session. 

 

He also offered students complete support from CII to facilitate their smooth transition in Entrepreneurship.

 

He informed students that “CII Start Up Clinic “ is a campaign and will continue with different  students in different colleges and  the aim is to nurture some new businesses from J&K.

 

Also present were Dr Parvez Mir, In charge Entrepreneurship Development Cell, IUST and Mr Khurshid Dar, Head CII Kashmir Zone.

Congress observes Black Day day over first anniversary of demonetization in the Country

Category: State

Jammu, November 8

Thousands of Congress leaders and workers led by PCC Chief Shri G.A. Mir and other senior functionaries and leaders of party including legislators, former  Ministers & Legislators took out an impressive rally to observe black day over first anniversary of demonetization in the Country.

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Editorial

  • Ceasefire violations increased

          There has been agreat increase in the ceasefire violations on the LOC since past few days. Pakistani forces have resorted to unprovoked firing on forward Indian posts on the LOC in Mankot sector in Mendhar, poonch and martyred another Army soldier...

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State

J&K SPCB organizes public hearing for extension of Jammu Airport Runway

JAMMU DECEMBER 13:J&K SPCB Jammu in collaboration with Airport Authority of India (AM),   organized   a Public Hearing  here at Belicharana Jammu for extension of Jammu Airport T, Runway.

At the outset, the participants were welcomed  and   briefed about the salient features of the project.

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Ramban: Awareness rally held under SVEEP

RAMBAN DECEMBER 13: To sensitize people about their constitutional right to franchise, social and moral duties besides ongoing Special Summary Revision (SSR), Education department in coordination with District Administration Ramban organized an awareness rally at Ramban under Systematic Voter's Education and Electoral Participation (SVEEP) programme.  

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Div Com reviews operation of chopper service to hilly districts

JAMMU DECEMBER 13: Divisional Commissioner, Sanjeev Verma today asked the police to ensure foolproof security for passengers availing chopper service. 

Chairing a meeting of senior functionaries of tourism, service Provider Company, besides Deputy Commissioners of the districts availing Chopper service through video conference,   the Div Com took a thorough review of the procedure followed for the operation of sorties. 

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KVIB sets up 1677 micro industrial units this fiscal under PMEGP

JAMMU, DECEMBER 13: Jammu and Kashmir Khadi and Village Industries Board (KVIB) has established 1677 micro industrial units under Prime Minister’s Employment Generation Programme (PMEGP) this fiscal.

The information was revealed at a meeting chaired by Vice Chairperson KVIB Dr Hina Shafi Bhat today to review the performance of the Board here.

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Farooq Shah seeks all basic facilities for migrants, refugees

JAMMU, DECEMBER 13: Secretary Disaster Management, Relief, Rehabilitation and Reconstruction (DMRRR), Farooq Ahmed Shah, Thursday chaired a meeting here to review the facilities being provided to the migrants and refugees.

Deputy Commissioner Jammu, Ramesh Kumar, Relief Commissioner M L Raina, officers from Revenue, DMRRR and allied departments were present in the meeting along with the representatives of the migrants and refugees.

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Jammu Mayor calls on Advisor Sharma, discusses JMC issues

JAMMU, DECEMBER 13: Mayor, Jammu Municipal Corporation (JMC),Chander Mohan Gupta called on Advisor to Governor, Kwela Kumar Sharma here today and discussed issues pertaining to the Civic body .

The Mayor submitted a memorandum of issues raising various issues including reorganization of JMC, regularization of contractual /casual employees, framing of Municipal Service Subordinate recruitment rules, sanctioning of filling up of vacant posts by direct recruitment of all categories in the corporation, framing of policy for proper rehabilitation of street vendors within JMC

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VC KVIB, several delegations calls on Advisor Sharma

JAMMU, DECEMBER 13: The newly appointed Vice Chairperson, J&K Khadi and Village Industries Board (KVIB), Dr Hina Bhat today called on Advisor to Governor, Kewal Kumar Sharma here at his office chamber   and discussed the schedule for the next meeting of the Board.

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State President JDU meets Governor

JAMMU, DECEMBER 13: G.M. Shaheen, State Party President, Janata Dal United today met Governor Satya Pal Malik here at the Raj Bhavan.

Shaheen discussed with Governor a range of issues related to public welfare and congratulated him for the peaceful conduct of just concluded Panchayat and Urban Local Bodies polls.

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Addl. DG CRPF meets Governor

JAMMU, DECEMBER 13: V.S.K. Kaumudi, Addl. DG CRPF, today met Governor Satya Pal Malik here at the  Rajbhavan  and briefed him about the current internal security scenario in the State.

The Governor lauded the role of CRPF in the peaceful conduct of the recently concluded Panchayat polls in the State.

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