Early Times Newspaper Jammu, Leading Newspaper Jammu
 
Breaking News :   Traffic resumes on Jammu-Srinagar highway | Terrorists kill 3 policemen in Shopian district | Election numbers a clear message to BJP, it's time to introspect: Shiv Sena | Assembly election 2018 results Live updates | National interest must prevail over party: Modi | Madhya Pradesh assembly elections 2018: 9 ministers in CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan's cabinet trailing | Names, identities of victims of rape and sexual assault not to be disclosed: SC | Assembly Election Results 2018 Live Updates: It's Congress in Chhattisgarh, Rajasthan and MP | Jammu and Kashmir Panchayat Elections 2018: Polling for Final Phase Begins Amid Tight Security | Three drown as boat capsizes in Yamuna river in Allahabad | Hope for discussions and constructive debates in Winter Session of Parliament: PM Narendra Modi | Fresh snowfall in Kashmir, Himachal | Senior Congress leader CN Balakrishnan passes away | Colony developed on Defence Land in Sunjwan | Need has arisen to hit back as Pak continues | BJP high-command reprimands Raina, Koul for disrespecting Chhewang | 'Sajad Lone as CM Candidate likely to doom party in Jammu' | Blue-eyed professors get choicest postings | Punjab based Pvt ambulances rule the roost in GMC&H Jammu | Committee to monitor implementation of projects | JKTDC encroaches land of PHE at Harwan carries out illegal construction | Political touts express gratitude to ex- BJP MLA for rechristening City Chowk | MC Udhampur violating SWM Rules 2016, Solid Waste burnt, dumped in Tawi | IT collections in J&K cross Rs 1300 cr | College students, teachers shiver in cold; Appeal Raj Bhawan, seek probe | Former PDP MLA tenders resignation; another mulls | JKAACL showcases rich cultural programme | Gram Sudhar Committee demands development, heritage places preservation | NGO organizes Kashmiri Language workshop in Migrant camp | Sat inaugurates construction work of retaining wall, lane in Ward No. 12 | VC SNU appeals Panchayat members to join hands for Development of Pir Panchal | WFO receives State Humanity Award from NHRSJC | Vomedh stages 'Aisa Kyon Hota Hai' | Rotary Club Jammu organizes Free Retina Eye Checkup | Blood Donation Camp organized by SSCT | Lord Mahavira Playway School celebrates Grandparents Day | One week workshop on "e-Suruksha" begins at CUJ | Renovated changing rooms at Health Club of Amar Singh Club inaugurated | Divjot Kour wins 3 titles at international beauty pageant | Dugger Manch releases Dogri book 'Bhav Kiyaari' | J&K team shines at AEP Role Play Competition | 73 sub-inspectors promoted | YASHN distributes relief materials to families | Guv inaugurates 64th National School Games-Football U 17 Tournament (Boys) | MNP celebrates Manvadhikar Diwas | DPS bags Gold, Silver in Taekwondo State Championship | IHRO celebrates International Human Rights Day | DR Rahat Badder bags Humanity award | Karo Sambhav organizes workshop at RMP School | Remembering the legendary warrior | Drug menace - lawless complication | Shutdown and protests against alleged human rights violations | BJP betrayed people of Jammu: Omar | BJP expels former MLA for anti-party activities indiscipline | Vaishno Devi Yatra breaks last five years record | 68745 electors to exercise franchise for Sarpanch Halqas, 20688 for Panch Wards: CEO | Pankaj Magotra takes over charge as JMC Commissioner | PIL regarding Amphalla -Janipur road widening | Dogras back stabbed by their mandated leaders, Harshdev | Fresh Snowfall in higher reaches of Kashmir | SC dismiss petition concerning dissolution of J&K assembly | DB seeks policy on street vendors | 10 years RI to husband, wife in 2004 sex scandal | Congress victory in 5 states will be beginning of the end for BJP: Saroori | Fraudsters posing as Insurance agent booked | BJP seeks proof or public apology from Omar over claims of threats to MLAs | PHE workers stage protest demonstration | People stage protest against PHE | PEECC appeals Governor against administrative in sensitiveness to employees issue | Despite tense situation at LoC, Karvan-e-Aman bus leaves for PoK | BJP lost ground in Kishtwar, left to photo ops only | Finance Deptt releases Rs 20 cr for LadliBeti | Chaman Lal stresses need for special attention to newly elected bodies | Mughal Road closes after fresh snowfall | IOC invites application for retail outlet dealership | SOS International calls for protection of PoK DPs' HRs | Non-submission of UCs leads to curtailment of BADP funds | Hakla reiterates demand of political reservation for Gujjars-Bakkarwals | Back Issues  
TOP STORY OF THE DAY
Colony developed on Defence Land in Sunjwan
Land mafia does not spare even Army
12/10/2018 10:56:40 PM
Early Times Report Jammu, Dec 10: Notorious land mafia of Jammu has not even spared the Army and blame it on the alleged nexus between land mafia and the revenue officials, an illegal colony came up on Defence land measuring atleast 800 kanal of land just outside the military station Sunjwan. However, a whistleblower, seeking high level enquiry into alleged encroachment has knocked door of Governor administration. RTI activist, Mohd Sadiq Poswal informed that atleast 800 out of 4400 Kanal given to Army in Sunjwan, has been encroached decades back, and unfortunately, the Revenue Department has no exact record of said land. "In village Thangar and Sunjwan Army had acquired 699 Kanal and 6 Marlas land vide then DC Jammu award order no.5038-42 / Misc dated 20/03/1961 and a mutation no.447 attested in favour of Field Firing Range Sunjwan Jammu on dated 27/03/1989", he said and added that since a large portion of Army land was encroached along with National Highway from Gujjar Colony to...
 READ MORE
FRONT PAGE STORIES
Need has arisen to hit back as Pak continues
12/10/2018 10:56:29 PM
Early Times Report Jammu, Dec 10: Army has once again reiterated that it would not hesitate to launch another surgical strike against terrorists if the need to do so arises. An analyst while talking to Early Times said that Indian Army has realized that Pakistan is not ready to mend its ways and time has come to hit back again. "It has been more than two years when Indian Army crossed the Line of Control and destroyed the militant hideouts and the training camps. After surgical strikes everyone had expected that Pakistan would learn a lesson and would stop supporting the terrorists. But it did not happen," he said, adding, "Since 2016 Pakistan has intensified the terrorist activiti...
 READ MORE
 
BJP high-command reprimands Raina, Koul for disrespecting Chhewang
12/10/2018 10:56:19 PM
Early Times Report Jammu, Dec 10: BJP high-command has taken state president Ravinder Raina and state general secretary Ashok Koul to task for disrespecting veteran leader of Ladakh and party MP Thupstan Chhewng who had quitted the party last month. Credibe sources said that high command is worried about style of function of Raina and Koul,who have humiliating senior leaders to sideline them to project sychophants who will work as their 'Yes Men'. Both Raina and Koul, who were at Delhi two days back, were faced anger of high command for humiliating senior leaders. Sources said that BJP high command has taken very serious note of political developments in Ladakh, especially after resi...
 READ MORE
 
'Sajad Lone as CM Candidate likely to doom party in Jammu'
BJP mocked by Kashmiri politicians
12/10/2018 10:56:11 PM
Early Times Report Jammu, Dec 10: Kashmir's political parties have put the BJP in a tight spot that too ahead of the elections over choosing Sajad Lone as party's chief ministerial candidate for the coming assembly elections. As per the reports, BJP's decision to give undue importance to Sajad Lone who had two seats in the legislative assembly is proving counter- productive for the party as both PDP and NC are now targeting it over the issue. On Monday, there were two back to back statements from PDP and NC over BJP's selection of chief ministerial candidate. Former Minister and senior PDP leader Naeem Akhtar asked the BJP to explain why it ignored its 25 MLAs and selected a CM candidat...
 READ MORE
 
Blue-eyed professors get choicest postings
Transfer policy continues to be violated
12/10/2018 10:56:00 PM
Early Times Report Jammu, Dec 10: The Higher Education department has continued to reward some blue-eyed professors by giving them their choicest postings in total violation of transfer policy, even during Governor's rule. According to the recently issued transfer orders of the Principals of Government Degree Colleges (GDCs) some influential professors were adjusted in city areas, whereas non influential people were thrown to far flung areas. Prof PK Sharma was posted at SPMR College Jammu but has been transferred to GDC Kathua (girls), after only 8-9 months of stay. Before joining at SPMR College, Dr PK Sharma was posted at GDC Mahore, which was in a remote area but once again, he wa...
 READ MORE
 
Punjab based Pvt ambulances rule the roost in GMC&H Jammu
12/10/2018 10:55:49 PM
Nitesh Sangral Early Times Report Jammu, Dec 10: In absence of monitoring in the state, Punjab based private ambulances rule the roost in the Jammu province and concerned authorities including the health, traffic and transport departments fail to take action. Moreover, touts, linked to the administration as well as politicians, have been working for some Punjab based private hospitals to run their ambulances and shift cases from the Government Medical College and Hospital Jammu to there. Sources in the GMCH told Early Times that despite imposition of restrictions by Transport Commissioner J&K, vide its order No. 57-MVD of 2016 dated 24-06-2016 to curb the misuse, the practice has bee...
 READ MORE
 
Committee to monitor implementation of projects
I&FC under scanner
12/10/2018 10:55:36 PM
Early Times Report SRINAGAR, Dec 10: The Industries and Commerce Department has come under the scanner as a high level committee has been framed to monitor the schemes and projects on monthly basis for their timely completion. A source said that government has taken a serious note that several projects of Industries and Commerce have been misused in the state. "There are also allegations about misappropriation of funds," the source said. There are many projects awaiting completion since years. The Centre has reprimanded the JK government several times over non-completion of projects. Now, the government has framed a high level committee to oversee implementation of projects and schemes...
 READ MORE
 
JKTDC encroaches land of PHE at Harwan carries out illegal construction
Despite repeated requests to stop work no action taken so far
12/10/2018 10:55:25 PM
Jehangir Rashid Early Times Report SRINAGAR, Dec 10: The state government has been asking the people to remove encroachments but one of its own departments is encroaching the land of some other government department. Assistant Executive Engineer, City Water Works Sub Division Srinagar of Public Health Engineering (PHE) department wrote a letter to Lakes & Waterways Development Authority (LAWDA) asking them to take action against the Jammu & Kashmir Tourism Development Corporation (JKTDC) since the corporation has carried out illegal construction on the land belonging to PHE department. "Kindly refer your Letter NO: LDA/EO/22/38-39 dated 17-04-2018 regarding subject captioned above. In t...
 READ MORE
 
Political touts express gratitude to ex- BJP MLA for rechristening City Chowk
12/10/2018 10:54:35 PM
K. Koushal Early Times Report Jammu, Dec 10: A couple of life size hoardings have propped up in City Chowk, where in some political touts are expressing gratitude to Ex-MLA of Bhartiya Janta Party (BJP) for rechristening City Chowk without any official order. In one of the hoardings, Ex-MLA (East) Rajesh Gupta can be seen with folded hands with a message from his follower Sandeep Gupta, saying "Shri Rajesh Gupta, Manineye Vidhayak Jammu Purv, City Chowk ka naam Bharat Mata Chowk rakhne Ke li...
 READ MORE
 
MC Udhampur violating SWM Rules 2016, Solid Waste burnt, dumped in Tawi
12/10/2018 10:47:35 PM
Early Times Report udhampur, Dec 10 : The Municipal Committee Udhampur is endangering human life by burning solid waste in a forest area and dumping the same in the Tawi in gross violation of the Solid Waste management rules 2016. The practice, as per reports, is going on for several years. The matter has been taken up at the public arena time and again by Early Times but nobody in the administration seems interested in taking cognizance. Sources in Health Department have revealed that int...
 READ MORE
 
IT collections in J&K cross Rs 1300 cr
12/10/2018 10:46:41 PM
Ishtiyaq Ahmad Early Times Report Srinagar, Dec 10: The Income Tax Department has been collecting around Rs 1300 crore annually in the state. According to Central Board of Direct Taxes (CBDT) data, Rs 1302 crore have been recovered by the Income Tax Department from assesses during the financial year 2017-18. The direct tax collection has increased from Rs 711 crore in 2010-11 to last year's Rs 1302, registering increase of 95 percent, the data reveals. During 2016-2017, Rs 1091 crore tax collection was recorded in the state. An official of the IT Department said they have started a vigorous campaign to create awareness of filing I-T returns among the people. Direct taxes constitut...
 READ MORE
 
College students, teachers shiver in cold; Appeal Raj Bhawan, seek probe
Heating arrangement 'scam' surfaces in CUS
12/10/2018 10:46:31 PM
Early Times Report Srinagar, Dec 10: Amid subzero conditions, scores of students and their teachers at the Cluster University of Srinagar (CUS) campuses here are shivering in cold as the concerned colleges have failed to provide heating arrangements. Officials said, as per government norms, it was mandatory for the educational institutions to start heating facilities like Bukharis at the classrooms from November 15. But over a month as passed and the CUS campuses at SP College, AS College, Bemina degree college and Women College MA Road here are without any heating arrangements, the students said. The aggrieved students said many of them have been falling sick while studying in the "c...
 READ MORE
 
Former PDP MLA tenders resignation; another mulls
12/10/2018 10:46:21 PM
Mohammad Sarfaraz Early Times Report SRINAGAR, Dec 10: A senior leader of PDP and former MLA from Gulmarag, Mohammad Abbas Wani tendered his resignation to the party high command today. According to reliable sources, Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) got another jolt on Monday after its leader and former MLA Gulmarag, Abbas Wani resigned from the basic membership of the party. This comes days after former Finance Minister Haseeb Ahmad Drabu and former MLA Zadibal, Abid Ansari resigned from the party. Wani according to reports has tendered resignation from the basic membership of the party and has sent a letter to PDP president, Mehbooba Mufti. However reliable sources said that there...
 READ MORE
 
 
CARTOON CORNER
 
 
 
 
E-PAPER PREVIEW
 
Beware!
We request our esteemed readers to get in touch with us if someone threatens them over phone or resorts to blackmailing by introducing himself as ET reporter, Bureau Chief or a staffer. We have no Bureau Chiefs in any area. In the past we have received complaints that miscreants posing as reporters, bureau chiefs and staffers of Early Times have called up people and have resorted to blackmailing and harassment. After verifying the facts it came to fore that these miscreants were not associated with Early Times and were defaming the newspaper by resorting to such tactics. If anyone has any complaint he or she can contact Sanjay Pandita on 9419134915
 
LOCAL NEWS
JKAACL showcases rich cultural programme
Gram Sudhar Committee demands development, heritage places preservation
NGO organizes Kashmiri Language workshop in Migrant camp
Sat inaugurates construction work of retaining wall, lane in Ward No. 12
VC SNU appeals Panchayat members to join hands for Development of Pir Panchal
WFO receives State Humanity Award from NHRSJC
Vomedh stages 'Aisa Kyon Hota Hai'
Rotary Club Jammu organizes Free Retina Eye Checkup
Blood Donation Camp organized by SSCT
One week workshop on "e-Suruksha" begins at CUJ
Renovated changing rooms at Health Club of Amar Singh Club inaugurated
Divjot Kour wins 3 titles at international beauty pageant
Dugger Manch releases Dogri book 'Bhav Kiyaari'
J&K team shines at AEP Role Play Competition
73 sub-inspectors promoted
YASHN distributes relief materials to families
MNP celebrates Manvadhikar Diwas
IHRO celebrates International Human Rights Day
Karo Sambhav organizes workshop at RMP School
BJP betrayed people of Jammu: Omar
BJP expels former MLA for anti-party activities indiscipline
Vaishno Devi Yatra breaks last five years record
68745 electors to exercise franchise for Sarpanch Halqas, 20688 for Panch Wards: CEO
Pankaj Magotra takes over charge as JMC Commissioner
PIL regarding Amphalla -Janipur road widening
Dogras back stabbed by their mandated leaders, Harshdev
Fresh Snowfall in higher reaches of Kashmir
SC dismiss petition concerning dissolution of J&K assembly
DB seeks policy on street vendors
10 years RI to husband, wife in 2004 sex scandal
Congress victory in 5 states will be beginning of the end for BJP: Saroori
Fraudsters posing as Insurance agent booked
BJP seeks proof or public apology from Omar over claims of threats to MLAs
PHE workers stage protest demonstration
People stage protest against PHE
PEECC appeals Governor against administrative in sensitiveness to employees issue
Despite tense situation at LoC, Karvan-e-Aman bus leaves for PoK
BJP lost ground in Kishtwar, left to photo ops only
Finance Deptt releases Rs 20 cr for LadliBeti
Chaman Lal stresses need for special attention to newly elected bodies
Mughal Road closes after fresh snowfall
IOC invites application for retail outlet dealership
SOS International calls for protection of PoK DPs' HRs
Non-submission of UCs leads to curtailment of BADP funds
Hakla reiterates demand of political reservation for Gujjars-Bakkarwals
 READ MORE THIS SECTION  
 
 
 
Home Plaza Jammu
 
 
 
 
 
 
STOCK UPDATE
  
BSE Sensex
NSE Nifty
 
CRICKET UPDATE
 
 
 
   
Home About Us Top Stories Local News National News Sports News Opinion Editorial ET Cetra Advertise with Us ET E-paper
 
 
J&K RELATED WEBSITES
J&K Govt. Official website
Jammu Kashmir Tourism
JKTDC
Mata Vaishnodevi Shrine Board
Shri Amarnath Ji Shrine Board
Shri Shiv Khori Shrine Board
UTILITY
Train Enquiry
IRCTC
Matavaishnodevi
BSNL
Jammu Kashmir Bank
State Bank of India
PUBLIC INTEREST
Passport Department
Income Tax Department
JK CAMPA
JK GAD
IT Education
Web Site Design Services
EDUCATION
Jammu University
Jammu University Results
JKBOSE
Kashmir University
IGNOU Jammu Center
SMVDU