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Breaking News :   Desperation for power: High-command snubs J&K BJP leaders | Protest against fuel hike turns out to be embarrassing moment for Congress | JU violates own order | Agriculture Deptt inaugurates same high-tech green houses again and again | JK Police Stations put drones on alert! | RDD violates MGNREGA guidelines | Restore snatched honour to people: G H Mir to Centre | Doctors under scanner for financial deals with ‘tainted’ hospital | Anil Memorial Cricket tournament concludes | Jan Aushadi Diwas observed | Army converts bus stand to ‘street library’ for J&K children | Helpline Humanity organizes interaction session | Wrongs Under Scanner | WOMEN STRUGGLES AND STATUS IN J&K | Celebrating this event in honour of women caring Children With Special Needs (CWSN) | Women empowerment | Munish Gupta asks government to solve problems of people of ward 6 lane 1 Baba Fareed Nagar Sehora Kunjwani | Apni Party committed to welfare of people: Altaf Bukhari | Sheetal Nanda inaugurates four day training programme on solid, liquid waste management | Advisor Baseer Khan extends greetings on International Women’s Day | Lt Governor’s message on International Women’s Day | SMJ pays poetic tribute to Comrade Dhanwantri | Verification drive of illegal Rohingyas continues on 2nd day | Farooq Abdullah pitches for thaw in Indo-Pak relations | DDC Rajouri discusses implementation of District Environment Plan | JK reports 112 new cases of Corona Virus; one fresh death, positive cases are 127044 | Abdullah's petition challenging ED to come up for hearing in JK High court today | CBJ produces supplementary chargesheet against accused for duping youth | Deporting Rohingyas has always been BJP's agenda', says Ex-Deputy CM Kavinder Gupta | "Sticky Bombs": Security forces redraw SOPs; ask public not to leave vehicles unattended | Snow clearance work on Anantnag-Magran-Inshan road going on at war footing | Strike of Safai Karamcharis throws normal life out of gear | K-oil dealers to appear before ACB today in Srinagar | Omar takes a dig at Adhikari for saying if TMC won again WB will become Kashmir | After allowing 2-way traffic, authorities again reverted to one-way | Security forces launch CASO in south Kashmir | Teacher Goes missing in Anantnag | Ex-MLA Ashwani distributes AB-PMJAY SEHAT cards at Bishnah | Govt must reduce fuel prices to give relief to common man: Tara Chand | Plus Two Lecturers' Forum demands promotions, filling up of vacancies | 166 street vendors provided loan under PM SVANidhi in Ramban | Written test held in Ramban to fill NHM posts | J-K farm outfit demands MSP, agricultural loans to small farmers | No night-long congregational Shab-e-Mehraj prayers at Hazratbal shrine: Shrine Management | 7 vehicles seized for illegal mining, transportation of construction material | 4 habitations of Kishtwar District gets connected with national electricity grid for first time | Jammu Tawi Golf Course organizes Yoga session on International Women's Day | Natrang presents play | District Kathua wushu C'ship concludes | Jammu School Education asks CEOs to find outstanding players engaged in department for 'Sports Mentoring' | Two day long J&K UT Junior/Sub-Junior (Boys & Girls) Wrestling C'ship concludes | National School of Drama chairman Paresh Rawal on plans to open regional centre in J&K | Samarpal Institute of Languages inaugurated | SEHAT scheme: Series of special registration camps held in Poonch | Hakla demands inclusion of Gojri language in 8th schedule | J-K resident goes missing after son’s marriage in Mumbai | Jagran on occasion of ‘Hora Ashtami’ organized | Training programme on candle making concludes | Col Mahan Singh kick-starts black topping of Shara- Hutt Mashka road | CISF celebrates first induction ceremony | Workshop on international womens day held | Shiv Sena to organise Shoba yatra on Mar 9 to mark Mahashivratri | Reasi girl out shines in International championship | JKTJAC holds meeting, raises issues of teachers | Jan Aushadi Week culminates | Back Issues  
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Desperation for power: High-command snubs J&K BJP leaders
3/7/2021 11:54:50 PM
Early Times Report Jammu, Mar 7: BJP high-command has reportedly snubbed the J&K based party leaders for showing desperation to attain power by ‘bartering national interests’. Central leadership has taken serious note of the recent demand of J&K based leaders to hold assembly elections in the Union Territory (UT) as early as possible and also to restore statehood. Reliable sources said that BJP high-command along with some experts on J&K were working on different fields to further extend the national agenda during Central rule. “Instead of following line of the high-command some J&K based party leaders are echoing in the voice of Kashmir centric parties by demanding early Assembly elections in the UT”, sources said and added that instead of conducting Assembly elections in J&K BJP high-command was more concerned over finishing its task in this region. “Some think tanks working on J&K have already cautioned that holding Assembly elections without waiting for the report of the ...
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Protest against fuel hike turns out to be embarrassing moment for Congress
Rahul Gandhi named as Ambika Soni, while Priyanka as GA Mir on poster
3/7/2021 11:54:38 PM
EARLY TIMES REPORT JAMMU, Mar 7: A public meeting cum protest demonstration against fuel hike by District Congress Committee (DCC) Kathua turned out to be an embarrassing moment for the party when captions underneath the photographs of senior party leaders on a wall-poster were wrongly identified. Even the name of Sonia Gandhi Party president was not correctly written, while Rahul Gandhi was identified with the name of Ambika Soni, while Priyanka Gandhi was captioned as GA Mir, while there ...
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JU violates own order
‘Accepts banned degrees for employment’
3/7/2021 11:54:19 PM
Early Times Report Jammu, Mar 7: Violating its own order, the University of Jammu continues to entertain degrees obtained from Study Centres for employment in the varsity. According to the official order issued by the University of Jammu 2005, all degrees issued by study centres and franchises, except IGNOU were banned, but the JU authorities failed to implement its own order within the campus. “It has come to fore that JU continues to entertain degrees obtained from study centres for employment in the university despite a ban imposed through a notification issued by Jammu University in 2005”, official sources told Early Times. They said that as per the notification issued by Reg...
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Agriculture Deptt inaugurates same high-tech green houses again and again
Millions of rupees go down the drain as no officer ready to provide certificate of quality
3/7/2021 11:54:09 PM
Jehangir Rashid Early Times Report SRINAGAR, Mar 7: The Kitchen Garden of the Department of Agriculture at Lal Mandi here has come up as a hub of ‘corruption’ even though none of the officers of the department are ready to give a certificate of quality of the high-tech green houses set up at this place. Sources told Early Times that the quality of eight high-tech green houses at the Kitchen Garden is not up to the mark and it is due to this reason that certificate of quality with respect to these green houses has not been wetted by the officers of the department. As a result a huge amount has gone down the drain. “Ideally the Seed Production Officer (SPO) should have issued the cert...
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JK Police Stations put drones on alert!
Use of ‘4K surveillance’ mandatory, SPs to coordinate with SHOs
3/7/2021 11:53:54 PM
Early Times Report Srinagar, Mar 7: In a bid to gear up national security in this terror-infested region, the Jammu and Kashmir Police have been directed to put drones on “alert state” in the valley and the winter capital. Sources said following a recent rise in number of terror related cases in Kashmir, the security establishment held a high level meeting in Srinagar with the Inspector General of Police in chair on February 20. Sources said officials from the Army and the paramilitary were also present. It was unanimously decided that use of drones on regular basis had become vital for hi-tech surveillance. Sources said in a shocking development it was observed that for the last ...
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RDD violates MGNREGA guidelines
Incurs administrative expenses beyond permissible limit
3/7/2021 11:53:42 PM
EARLY TIMES REPORT JAMMU, Mar 7: The Rural Development Department (RDD) has allegedly incurred administrative expenses beyond permissible limit under the scheme in violation of Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme (MGNREGS). Sources informed Early Times that the Scheme guidelines provide that in order to augment human resources and develop capacity for critical activities, 6 % of the total expenditure on MGNREGA scheme can be utilized on administrative expenses in a particular financial year. “The limit on administrative expenses was permissible for State level and some part of it at Block level,” they said. Astoundingly, the administrative expenditure during 201...
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Restore snatched honour to people: G H Mir to Centre
3/7/2021 11:53:28 PM
Early Times Report JAMMU, Mar 7: Apni Party Senior Vice President Ghulam Hassan Mir today urged the Govt of India to empower the people of J&K with the restoration of Statehood. Addressing a public gathering at Sohanjana, Jammu District, Gh. Hassan Mir said that “There is a feeling of disempowerment among the people of both the regions. The Govt should understand the simmering anger and restore the snatched honour to the people.” Speaking at the largely attended public meeting which wa...
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Doctors under scanner for financial deals with ‘tainted’ hospital
3/7/2021 11:52:45 PM
Early Times Report Jammu, Mar 7: Some of the doctors working in Kashmir, especially those in government sector, have come under the scanner for alleged financial irregularities for having served at “tainted” private hospital in Srinagar. On February 19, the Income Tax Department raided the house of the private hospital owner in Srinagar to discover the shocking details of his business ventures. A 14-member team headed by deputy director income tax department Robin Bansal had carried out the raids. As per the sources, financial irregularities of around Rs 100 crore have been suspected about the businessman and his aides. Sources said during the raids the IT sleuths found that t...
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Munish Gupta asks government to solve problems of people of ward 6 lane 1 Baba Fareed Nagar Sehora Kunjwani
Residents of ward 6 lane 1 Baba Fareed Nagar Sehora Kunjwani at receiving end since problems remain unattended
3/7/2021 11:51:02 PM
Early Times Report JAMMU, Mar 7: Munish Gupta, Editor in Chief, Early Times has asked the administration to come up to the expectations of the people living in the Jammu region and solve the problems living in the different areas of the city. Referring to the problems being faced by the people of Gandhi Nagar constituency Munish said that many areas of this constituency have been left to the mercy of God. He said that despite repeated reminders the people at helm have not taken any step to ...
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JK reports 112 new cases of Corona Virus; one fresh death, positive cases are 127044
Active positive 892, recovered 124190, casualties 1962
3/7/2021 11:39:09 PM
JEHANGIR RASHID Early Times Report SRINAGAR, Mar 7: The union territory of Jammu & Kashmir reported 112 new cases of Corona Virus following which the total number of positive cases reached 1, 27,044. With one fresh death being reported from Kashmir division the death toll due to the virus reached 1,962. Srinagar district reported 35 new cases including 14 travelers followed by Baramulla district 19 cases, Jammu district 15 cases, Budgam district 12 cases, Anantnag district nine cases, Kupwara district eight cases, Pulwama district four cases, Shopian district three cases, Poonch district two cases and a case each in Bandipora, Ganderbal, Kulgam, Udhampur & Reasi districts. A death was ...
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Snow clearance work on Anantnag-Magran-Inshan road going on at war footing
40000 souls living in Marwah, Warwan will get access to rest of UT
3/7/2021 11:36:49 PM
ASIF IQBAL NAIK Early Times Report JAMMU, Mar 7: The snow clearance work on the prestigious Anantnag-Margan Top-Inshan road connecting Warwan valley of Kishtwar District with the rest of the country is going on at war footing. The clearance work will mark the early opening of this road which is considered as lifeline to 40000 souls living in Marwah and Warwan areas of Kishtwar District that remain cut off from the rest of the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir for six months during winte...
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Strike of Safai Karamcharis throws normal life out of gear
3/7/2021 11:36:22 PM
ASHWANI SHARMA Early Times Report UDHAMPUR, Mar 7: The stink emanating from the garbage heaps from the urban local bodies from Lakhanpur to Banihal except the municipal corporation here is making life very tough and the concerned authorities are posing a blind eye to this vital public problem at a time when the deadly COVID pandemic has not died down completely. "It becomes very tough to move through the lanes and roads in the all districts of Jammu divison of urban local bodies as there ...
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K-oil dealers to appear before ACB today in Srinagar
Kerosene oil scam
3/7/2021 11:35:45 PM
saahil suhail Early Times Report SRINAGAR, Mar 7: The Kerosene oil dealers from South Kashmir will appear before the Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) on Monday in Srinagar. The dealers will be questioned in connection with the Kerosene oil scam exposed by Early Times last month. The ACB has asked Director Food Civil Supplies & Consumer Affairs (FCS&CA) to ensure the owners of private kerosene oil agencies operating South Kashmir report at ACB Police Station South Kashmir, Old Secretariat Srinagar on 8th of March 2021 (Monday). "Your requested and informed that direct the owners of private kerosene oil agencies as detailed by your office for collection and distribution of Kerosene oil in S...
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Anil Memorial Cricket tournament concludes
Jan Aushadi Diwas observed
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Helpline Humanity organizes interaction session
Apni Party committed to welfare of people: Altaf Bukhari
Sheetal Nanda inaugurates four day training programme on solid, liquid waste management
Advisor Baseer Khan extends greetings on International Women’s Day
Lt Governor’s message on International Women’s Day
SMJ pays poetic tribute to Comrade Dhanwantri
Verification drive of illegal Rohingyas continues on 2nd day
Farooq Abdullah pitches for thaw in Indo-Pak relations
DDC Rajouri discusses implementation of District Environment Plan
Abdullah's petition challenging ED to come up for hearing in JK High court today
CBJ produces supplementary chargesheet against accused for duping youth
Deporting Rohingyas has always been BJP's agenda', says Ex-Deputy CM Kavinder Gupta
"Sticky Bombs": Security forces redraw SOPs; ask public not to leave vehicles unattended
Omar takes a dig at Adhikari for saying if TMC won again WB will become Kashmir
After allowing 2-way traffic, authorities again reverted to one-way
Security forces launch CASO in south Kashmir
Teacher Goes missing in Anantnag
Ex-MLA Ashwani distributes AB-PMJAY SEHAT cards at Bishnah
Govt must reduce fuel prices to give relief to common man: Tara Chand
Plus Two Lecturers' Forum demands promotions, filling up of vacancies
166 street vendors provided loan under PM SVANidhi in Ramban
Written test held in Ramban to fill NHM posts
J-K farm outfit demands MSP, agricultural loans to small farmers
No night-long congregational Shab-e-Mehraj prayers at Hazratbal shrine: Shrine Management
7 vehicles seized for illegal mining, transportation of construction material
4 habitations of Kishtwar District gets connected with national electricity grid for first time
Jammu Tawi Golf Course organizes Yoga session on International Women's Day
Natrang presents play
District Kathua wushu C'ship concludes
Jammu School Education asks CEOs to find outstanding players engaged in department for 'Sports Mentoring'
Two day long J&K UT Junior/Sub-Junior (Boys & Girls) Wrestling C'ship concludes
National School of Drama chairman Paresh Rawal on plans to open regional centre in J&K
Samarpal Institute of Languages inaugurated
SEHAT scheme: Series of special registration camps held in Poonch
Hakla demands inclusion of Gojri language in 8th schedule
J-K resident goes missing after son’s marriage in Mumbai
Jagran on occasion of ‘Hora Ashtami’ organized
Training programme on candle making concludes
Col Mahan Singh kick-starts black topping of Shara- Hutt Mashka road
CISF celebrates first induction ceremony
Workshop on international womens day held
Shiv Sena to organise Shoba yatra on Mar 9 to mark Mahashivratri
Reasi girl out shines in International championship
JKTJAC holds meeting, raises issues of teachers
Jan Aushadi Week culminates
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