The Indian Army is in "domination" along the full stretch of the Line of Control and the international border in Jammu and Kashmir and is "fully prepared" to deal with any security challenge, Defence Minister Arun Jaitley said on Saturday.
Following massive fire near Himkoti at Trikuta Hills, pilgrimage to Mata Vaishno Devi shrine was suspended on the new battery car track on Saturday evening even as the devotees were allowed to use the traditional path.
The municipalities of 500 cities with a population of over a lakh will soon have to issue documents such as construction permits, ration cards, birth and death certificates, and marriage papers within 24 hours of receiving an online application.
Deputy Chief Minister, Dr Nirmal Singh today said that bringing profound changes in education by improving not only infrastructure but also equipping teachers with latest technical know-how is the cornerstone of government`s policy. He said this while inaugurating additional class rooms at existing school buildings and new school building at Billawar under SSA and RMSA.
British Airways cancelled all flights from London's Heathrow and Gatwick airports on Saturday as a global IT failure upended the travel plans of tens of thousands of people on a busy UK holiday weekend. A union official accused BA of cutting costs by laying off IT staff last year and outsourcing the work to India.
Annual inter-school district level Taekwodo meet of district Reasi in uner-14 and under-17 boys' categories, organised by the Department of Youth Services and Sports (DYSS), got underway at indoor hall today.
Minister for Sheep, Animal Husbandry and Fisheries, Abdul Ghani Kohli today in presence of Minister for Food Civil Supplies and Consumers Affairs, Information Department Chowdhary Zulfkar Ali laid the foundation stone of Trout fish farm at village Rakiban in Drahal constituency.
Minister for Rural Development and Panchayati Raj, Abdul Haq today chaired a meeting of officers convened to review the progress of works being executed under MGNREGA by Rural Development Department in Kulgam district.
Governor N. N. Vohra has greeted the people on the commencement of the holy month of Ramzan and hoped that this auspicious period would be a harbinger of peace, amity, communal harmony, brotherhood, progress and prosperity in the State.
The HOD Home Science department, Prof Neeru Sharma and Director "CARE North" Dr Chand Trehan emphasized that unless the foundation of the child is focused upon, the youth would not be stable and have a holistic personality. Incidentally this is the third successful skill building workshop of "CARE North" in the state.