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DY CM chairs meeting on PIA charges PIA Charges fixed at 8% for transmission, 8.5% for distribution works for various programmes

DY CM chairs meeting on PIA charges  PIA Charges fixed at 8% for transmission, 8.5% for distribution works for various programmes

NEW DELHI, JANUARY 17:- Deputy Chief Minister ,Dr  Nirmal Singh  today chaired the meeting of Project Implementation Agency (PIA) charges under IPDS, DDUGJY, RGGVY-II, PMDP and R-APDRP (Part-B) today at Shram Shakti Bhawan, New Delhi. The Minister for Finance Dr Haseeb A. Drabu also attended the meeting. During the meeting certain issues pertaining to re-negotiation […]

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Low Danger Avalanche Warning issued for higher reaches

Low Danger Avalanche Warning issued for higher reaches

As per information received from Snow and Avalanche Study Establishment (SASE), there is “Low Danger Avalanche Warning” in higher reaches of Poonch, Rajouri, Reasi, Udhampur, Ramban, Kishtwar, Budgam, Baramulla, Kupwara, Bandipora, Ganderbal, Kargil and Leh Districts. “Low danger avalanche warning” signifies that the conditions may be unsafe and movement in theNallas and Valleys of slopes, has […]

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NIA to file chargesheet against Kashmiri separatist leaders on Thursday

NIA to file chargesheet against Kashmiri separatist leaders on Thursday

New Delhi: A chargesheet against seven Kashmiri separatists and a businessman in a case of funding terror in the Kashmir Valley will be filed by the NIA on Thursday, the day their judicial custody ends, officials said. According to National Investigation Agency (NIA) sources, the agency will file the chargesheet against the arrested separatist leaders […]

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Constitute a committee to monitor Jhelum dredging: MLA Sonwar

Constitute a committee to monitor Jhelum dredging: MLA Sonwar

Ruling Peoples Democratic Party legislator from Sonwar Mohammed Ashraf Mir Wednesday asked the government to constitute a committee to monitor the dredging of river Jhelum. Ashraf said the department is dredging the river bed in Baramulla while the need for dredging is in Srinagar where no work is being done. Ashraf was joined in the […]

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Nuclear, chemical weapons falling into hands of terrorists could spell disaster: Army Chief Bipin Rawat

Nuclear, chemical weapons falling into hands of terrorists could spell disaster: Army Chief Bipin Rawat

Army Chief General Bipin Rawat on Wednesday said the threat of nuclear and chemical weapons falling into the hands of terrorists could spell disaster for humanity. General Rawat was speaking during an interaction at Raisina Dialogue, currently underway at Rashtrapati Bhavan in the national capital. “Terrorists are using systems which are highly technology enabled and […]

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Budget Aims to Put J&K Economy Back on Track, Says Haseeb Drabu

Budget Aims to Put J&K Economy Back on Track, Says Haseeb Drabu

Jammu: Jammu and Kashmir’s economy was shattered by the flooding in 2014, disturbances in 2016, demonetisation and the implementation of the GST, and the budget for 2018-19 aims to put it back on track, Finance Minister Haseeb Drabu said on Wednesday. “We are steadily moving towards putting in place a wide- ranging public expenditure policy so […]

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Capt injured, cross-LoC trade suspended

Capt injured, cross-LoC trade suspended

An Army Captain was injured in Pakistan firing last night at Chakan-Da-Bagh while authorities today also suspended cross-LoC trade between Jammu and Kashmir and Pakistan occupied Kashmir on Poonch-Rawlakote route in view of yesterday’s tensions on the Line of Control (LoC) in Mendhar sector of Poonch district in which seven Pakistan army personnel were killed […]

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Alert along LoC in Uri after infiltration foiled

Alert along LoC in Uri after infiltration foiled

Army has been put on heightened alert along the Line of Control (LoC) in Uri sector after intelligence inputs about militants waiting on launch pads in Pakistan occupied Kashmir (PoK) for infiltration. Army has inputs that militants of Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) and Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) are on the launch pads along the LoC in PoK in Uri […]