We believe in action, not mere tokenism: Sitharaman

We believe in action, not mere tokenism: Sitharaman

Dehradun, Mar 4: Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Monday said the Narendra Modi Government has been able to resolve vexed issues related to the welfare of the armed forces because it believes in real action rather than mere tokenism. “Issues like one rank one pension (OPOP) or a national war memorial which had been hanging […]

Goyal lashes out at Chidambaram for doubting Armed forces

Tuticorin, Mar 4: Senior BJP leader and Union Minister Piyush Goyal on Monday lashed out at former Union Minister P Chidambaram for doubting India’s armed forces in the wake of the recent actions, including the IAF strikes at Balakot militant camps, that followed the Pulwama attack. Talking to reporters on his arrival at the airport […]

Governor inaugurates JK Bank Business Unit at Ajmer

Bank planning to open more branches on the Pilgrim Circuit across country: Parvez Ajmer, Mar 3: Extending its footwork beyond the state, J&K Bank today inaugurated a state-of-the-art business unit at famous Diggi Chowk in Ajmer near the shrine of great Sufi Saint Khwaja Moinuddin Chishti, which was inaugurated by Satya Pal Malik, the Governor […]

SC expresses concern over stray dog menace

New Delhi, Feb 25: The Supreme Court Monday expressed concern over people being bitten by stray dogs and asked the authorities as to what was being done to check the menace. A bench of Justices S A Bobde and Deepak Gupta asked the Centre’s counsel about the steps being taken to address the issues. “What […]

Advisor Sharma discusses issue of Power bonds with Union Minister

New Delhi, Feb 25: Advisor Governor, K.K.Sharma met Union Power and New & Renewable Energy Minister, R.K.Singh here today and discussed various issues relating to the raising of power bonds in order to address difficulties being faced by the State in not being able to pay it’s power purchase liabilities. During the meeting, Advisor requested […]

Giriraj lambasts Soz over Art 370 threat

New Delhi, Feb 25: Union Minister Giriraj Singh Monday alleged Congress leader Saifuddin Soz does not aspire for an undivided India given his warning over any repealing of Article 370 that accords special status to Jammu and Kashmir. Soz, a former Union Minister who hails from the militancy-affected state, had warned that Kashmir’s ties with […]

JK bags ‘SKOCH-Order-of Merit’ award

New Delhi, Feb 25: The J&K State Health Agency, Ayushman Bharat – Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana (AB-PMJAY) was conferred ‘SKOCH-Order-of Merit Award’ which was received by Principal Secretary, Health and Medical Education Department, Atal Dulloo in Swasth Bharat category for “Innovative Implementation of Ayushman Bharat – Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana in J&K State”. […]

Pulwama attack fallout

Kashmiri students attacked in Maharashtra Nagpur, Feb 21: In the latest incident of assault on Kashmiri students after the Pulwama militant attack, students from the northern state studying in a college in Yavatmal were attacked and threatened by members of the Yuva Sena, the youth wing of Shiv Sena, police said Thursday. The attack happened […]

UP institution stops fellowship of two Kashmiri girls

Bareilly, Feb 21: The Indian Veterinary Research Institute (IVRI) here has taken action against three Kashmiri girls for allegedly posting adverse remarks against the Indian Army on social media, a senior official said Thursday. After the deadly Pulwama attack on February 14, these girls allegedly made some adverse and objectionable comments on a Whatsapp group […]