Bhat Chairs Privilege Committee meeting

  Jammu, Dec 13: A meeting of Committee on Privileges of Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Assembly was held here today under the Chairmanship of MLA, Mohammad Yousuf Bhat The Committee discussed the Breach of Privilege given by MLA, R S Pathania against the then Commissioner Secretary, Education Department. MLAs Usman Abdul Majid, Javed Hassan Beigh, […]

BJP had lacklustre campaign in Gujarat, claims Rahul

BJP had lacklustre campaign in Gujarat, claims Rahul

  New Delhi, Dec 13: After a full spirited campaign for Congress in Gujarat, Rahul Gandhi exuded confidence of a victory for the party in the state. “We reached out to people months ahead of the polls to try and understand what people want. We have been able to make a vision for the people […]

BSF recovers Pak boat in Indian territory

  Gurdaspur, Dec 13: The Border Security Force (BSF) has seized a Pakistani boat in Indian territory this morning. According to police, the boat was found near by Dharamkot Pattan situated on Ravi river on the Indo-Pak International Border around 0430 hrs. The boat was firstly seen by oars who informed the BSF and the […]

Div Com reviews arrangements for JKSSB exams

Div Com reviews arrangements for JKSSB exams

  Srinagar, Dec 13: In connection with forthcoming written examination to be conducted by J&K Service Selection Board (JKSSB) for various posts on 24 December, the Divisional Commissioner, Kashmir, Baseer Ahmad Khan, today convened a meeting to review the preparations. Secretary SSB, SSP Srinagar, ADC Srinagar, various officials and representatives of various educational institutes where […]

Deadline extended

Centre extending the deadline to link Aadhaar with bank accounts and other services has come as respite for many people especially for the people in Jammu and Kashmir. Many people in Kashmir are yet to get their Aadhar cards due to one or other reason. People living in far-flung and bordering areas are still without […]

Income Tax department conducts surveys at Bitcoin exchanges country-wide

Income Tax department conducts surveys at Bitcoin exchanges country-wide

  New Delhi, Dec 13: The Income Tax Department today conducted survey operations at major Bitcoin exchanges across the country on suspicion of alleged tax evasion, official sources said. They said various teams of the sleuths of the department, under the command of the Bengaluru investigation wing, today visited the premises of nine such exchanges […]

ADB lowers India’s GDP forecast for FY18 to 6.7 per cent

  Manila, Dec 13: The Asian Development Bank on Wednesday raised its economic growth estimate for developing Asia to 6 percent for this year from a previous estimate of 5.9 per cent, citing stronger than expected exports and China’s resilience. The Manila-based ADB kept its 2018 growth forecast at 5.8 per cent. “Developing Asia’s growth […]