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Local News
Chandi Temple, 3 houses gutted in Chingam Kishtwar
Army, Police join locals in rescue operation
3/1/2017 12:08:39 AM
Asif Iqbal Naik Early Times Report Jammu, Feb 28: In yet another fire incident in remote Chingam village of Kishtwar district, three houses and a Chandi Matta temple were gutted in a devastating fire incident as Army, Police and locals battled hard to douse the inferno. As per the details available with "Early Times" the fire broke out Dangaar Nallah hamlet of Chingam in Chatroo Tehsil some 50 KM from Kishtwar town in which so far three residential House were completely gutted along with
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J&K Grameen Bank launched farmer clubs in Rajouri
2/28/2017 11:49:06 PM
Early Times Report RAJOURI, Feb 28: Under the Chairmanship of R K Chhibber, J&K Grameen Bank, Micro Finance and Financial Inclusion Department and Area Office Rajouri/Poonch in collaboration with NABARD launched three farmer clubs in villages Mallah, Pukharni and Lower Hathal. DDM Nabard, Des Raj who was the chief guest on the occasion spoke at length about the various schemes of NABARD. R.K. Narang, Area Manager, Rajouri and Poonch J&K Grameen Bank made people aware of new Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana (Prime Minister's Crop Insurance Scheme) in which the premium rates to be paid by the farmers have been brought down substantially so as to enable more farmers avail insurance cover ag
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Fifth batch of three-day E-learning programme concludes
2/28/2017 11:48:57 PM
Early Times Report JAMMU, Feb 28: Three-day E-learning programme, fifth batch concluded today at Govt. Higher Secondary School, Jaganoo. In this E-learning programme about 50 teachers deputed from 2 zones viz. zone Jib and zone Majalta. In this programme, training was imparted to the teachers in which they were equipped with the latest ICT technology and were given full opportunity to handle computer at personal level. They were also taught about the teaching learning techniques through information and communication technology. The training is being imparted by master trainers Sh. Narinder Raina, Sh. Devinder Dubey and assisted by Rajan Bharti. In the valedictory function, Arunesh Mah
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DPK organizes awareness on drug addiction
2/28/2017 11:48:49 PM
Early Times Report KATHUA, Feb 28: In order to bring awareness in the society particularly amongst youths, about ill effects of drug paddling/addiction District Police Kathua took an initiative and organized one play through NATRANG, Jammu at Govt. Degree College Kathua. The play was titled as "PARVAAZ" to depict the real problem in society i.e. drug addiction and alcoholism which is increasing day by day. The play was oriented to find the ways to deal with this problem by bringing awareness and sensitization of society. The play has been presented before college students who bear ample potential to realize and prioritize the impact of drug addiction, also act as ambassadors for their nati
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Dr Younis given warm send off
2/28/2017 11:48:40 PM
Early Times Report Mendhar, Feb 28: Thousand of people belonging to various areas of Kalaban, Salwah, Sagra, Baloni Chatral, Jughal, Gursai, Kallar, Mohra, Chajjla, Sangoite, Dharan, Gohlad and Harni thronged the Mendhar town to welcome CMO Rajouri Dr Mohd Younis who retired from his services yesterday. People started pouring in to attend the welcome party organized by Mendhar Citizen Council and as Young 's cavalcade reached the BG Gali people stopped it and showered it with rose petals. People took Younis in the shape of a procession with more than five hundreds vehicles rally and it take 4 hours to reach BG gali from Mendhar which is the journey of only half an hour as on
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KVK Reasi organizes collaborative Training Programme on Floriculture
2/28/2017 11:48:29 PM
Early Times Report REASI, Feb 28: Krishi Vigyan Kendra (KVK), Reasi of Sher-e-Kashmir University of Agricultural Sciences and Technology-Jammu organised one day collaborative training programme on floriculture with the Department of Floriculture at KVK, Reasi campus in which 40 farmers from Bhagta, Painthal, Kanjali, Bhabber, Seri, Tanda villages enthuastically participated. The programme was organised under the guidance of Associate Director Extension of SKUAST-J Dr.R.K.Arora. Dr.Banarsi Lal, Scientist & Head of KVK, Reasi inaugurated the programme with the warm welcome of the farmers. He gave a detail view of commercial floriculture and informed the farmers that floriculture has immen
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Subject Matter Specialist Sub-Division Marh given warm welfare
2/28/2017 11:48:19 PM
Early Times Report JAMMU, Feb 28: Surinder Dhar, Subject Matter Specialist (SMS), Sub-Division Marh, Jammu was given a warm send off here today on his retirement from government service after putting in 38 long years of service in the Department of Agriculture. A.K. Malhotra, Director Agriculture Jammu on the occasion complimented Dhar for rendering dedicated and unblemished service and also wished him a very happy and prosperous post retirement life. Kulbhushan Singh Sambyal Joint Directors of Agriculture Jammu complimented Dhar on the occasion for rendering dedicated and valuable services and wished a very happy and prosperous post retirement life. Warm wishes for a happy and prosper
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SMC commences door to door waste collection in 4 wards
Submits before NGT, might get some relief
2/28/2017 11:25:21 PM
Early Times Report Srinagar, Feb 28: As the solid waste management in Srinagar city is gaining momentum , Srinagar Municipal Corporation (SMC) in its written submission before National Green Tribunal (NGT) has updated the tribunal that SMC has began door to door garbage collection and its segregation at source. This may give some relief to SMC as they are under severe pressure from NGT to go for waste to energy or any other scientific method of waste management which includes composting , bio methanization and recycling … Details available with Early Times reveal that NGT while hearing the petition against SMC for violation of Solid Waste Management Rules 2000 and open dumping of ga
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Govt begins registering post-2016 migrants out of Valley
2/28/2017 11:24:51 PM
Early Times Report Jammu, Feb 28: The PDP-BJP government has started fresh registration of the people migrating from the Valley due to threat to their security following the 2016 Kashmir unrest. "The fresh registration is being done for the people who have migrated (to Jammu) due to threat in Kashmir following 2016 Kashmir unrest," Relief and Rehabilitation Commissioner Y P Suman said. As per the reports over 110 people of Muslim community have been registered as new migrants after "proper verification" by a screening panel in February this year. The fresh migrants are examined at the Relief Commissioner's office for their registration as "fresh migrants." An order to this effect was
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Govt land grabbing, illegal constructions galore around Shiv Khori
2/28/2017 11:24:31 PM
Early Times Report Reasi, Feb 28: In brazen violation of High Court orders, the district administration of Reasi has been allegedly allowing brazen encroachment of government land in Pouni tehsil here in the vicinity of the revered Shiv Khori shrine thereby jeopardizing the eco-fragile area. Official sources said though some time back the District Commissioner Reasi had issued directives that "no further illegal constructions or grab of government land be allowed", all such violations have actually geared up on the ground. Sources said the illegal constructions started to appear in the area in 2007-08 in form of shops and houses even along the Tawi banks. But in the last two years suc
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SVO arrests Assistant Labour Commissioner on graft charges
2/28/2017 11:24:24 PM
Early Times Report Jammu, Feb 28: Jammu and Kashmir SVO today arrested an Assistant labour Commissioner (ALC) for allegedly taking bribes from labourers in Poonch during 2011-12 to register them with the Labour Department. The then ALC of Poonch, Aziz Ahmed Bhatti, now serving the post in Kishtwar, was taken into custody today. He is presently lodged at the Kishtwar Police Station, a State Vigilance Organisation official said. Bhatti was arrested to carry out detailed questioning regarding his involvement in the case, he said, adding after getting transit remand he will be brought to Jammu. A case was registered against Bhatti and other officials of the ALC's office in Poonch under th
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Wattal accorded warm send off on retirement
2/28/2017 11:23:58 PM
Early Times Report Jammu, Feb 28: Jammu Municipal Corporation's ex-commissioner Kiran Wattal was today accorded warm send off on his retirement in a function held in JMC office, which, among others, was attended by the corporation employees and prominent citizens, including retired and serving bureaucrats and businessmen. He attained superannuation today after rendering a total of 37 years of meritorious service in various government departments in different capacities. Besides serving JMC
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Govt empowers women police stations to register, probe offenses against women
2/28/2017 11:17:43 PM
Early Times Report Srinagar, Feb 28: With Jammu and Kashmir witnessing 595 rapes and 827 domestic violence cases in last two years, the Mehbooba Mufti-led PDP-BJP coalition government in the State has empowered six women police stations in the State to register and investigate all cases of offenses against the women including rape, eve teasing and cruelty. There are six women police stations in the State, with three each in Kashmir and Jammu. In Jammu, the women police stations have been set up in Jammu, Rajouri, Udhampur while in Kashmir province, the women police stations have been established in Srinagar, Anantnag and Baramulla. The government in an order has directed that the wo
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College principal gets bail
2/28/2017 11:17:31 PM
Early Times Report Jammu, Feb 28 : A day after her arrest, Prof Hema Aggarwal, presently principal of government degree college, Reasi, got relief from the Court as special judge anti-corruption, Jammu, Sanjeev Gupta granted her interim bail. After hearing her counsel, the judge observed that as per sub-section-1 of section-497 of CrPC, a person 'is not to be released when reasonable ground exists for believing that he/she has committed the offence punishable with death or imprisonment for life, whereas in rest of the non-bailable offences, restriction is not applicable'. "For grant or refusal of bail, discretion vested with the court is to be exercised on sound judicial principles be
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Harsh calls for SIT probe into development scams in Ramnagar
2/28/2017 11:17:12 PM
Early Times Report Ramnagar, Feb 28: Expressing grave concern over the burgeoning corruption in Ramnagar, Harsh Dev Singh JKNPP Chairman and Former Minister today urged upon various Vigilante Organizations including SVO, Crime Branch and District Vigilance Officers to take appropriate and early action into the reports of large scale irregularities in the implementation of various schemes in the said constituency. He said that a well knit mafia enjoying political patronage was operational in
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Power shut down
2/28/2017 11:16:39 PM
Early Times Report JAMMU, Feb 28:: To carry out work of stringing of Panther Conductor of 33 KV new G-6 line between Grid Station Gladni and 33 KV Receiving Station Channi Himmat, the power supply to Channi Himmat, Malik Market, Police Quarters, Channi Himmat, Sainik Colony, Chowadi and its adjoining areas fed from 33 KV G-6 line emanating from 220/132/33 KV Grid Station Gladni shall remain affected on March 2 from10 to 2 pm. Meanwhile, to carry out works by M/s IRCON International Ltd. Under R-APDRP scheme, the power supply to Palora, BSF and Toph PHE fed from 11 KV T-05 feeder shall remain affected on March 3 from 10 am to 2 pm. Likewise, the power supply to Palora, Roop Nagar and BS
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HC appoints court commissioners to inspect roads
2/28/2017 11:16:31 PM
Early Times Report Srinagar, Feb 28: The State high Court today appointed team of lawyers as court-commissioners to inspect and oversee the conditions of various roads in Kashmir Valley. Hearing a Public Interest Litigation, a division bench of Justice R. Sudhakar and Justice Tashi Rabstan directed the teams to keep the court informed about the condition of the roads. A team of three lawyers comprising G N Sofi, Ashiq Hussain and Rizwan Bhat has been asked to oversee the road condition from Qazigund to Srinagar with the help of one officer from each RAMKI and National Highway Authority of India (NHAI) and report the court about the condition of the stretch with photographs. Advocat
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Administration squares up to traffic congestion in Rajouri
2/28/2017 11:16:21 PM
Early Times Report Rajouri, Feb 28: Idle and wrong parking in Rajouri town especially in bus stand, Gujjarmandi, Main Abdullha Bridge, Jawahar Nagar, Sailani bridge areas is badly affecting the smooth flow of vehicular traffic. The worst sufferers of frequent traffic jams are the students, government employees and patients who face many difficulties in reaching their destinations. The district administration had taken several steps to regularize the traffic in Rajouri town but the implementing authorities including traffic police and regular police failed to implement the District Magistrate orders in letter and spirit for the reasons best known to them. "As the public in general and
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Pak national gets 2 yr RI
2/28/2017 11:16:09 PM
Early Times Report Jammu, Feb 28 : Additional sessions judge, Jammu, Shahzad Azeem today awarded three years RI to a Pakistani national. Abdul Qayoom, son of Bagh Ali of Pul Bajwan, Sialkot, was also fined Rs 10,000 by the court. BSF had handed him over to the SHO of Khour police station on September 23, 2016. He has tried to enter Indian territory and received electric shock from the fence and fell on the concrete basement. He was released from the fencing and taken into custody by a naka party at about 5.50 am. A Nokia cellphone was recovered from him. He was booked under sections 14-A of Foreigners Act and 3/6 of Indian Passport Act. After hearing the two sides, the judge observed th
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Winter vacation in snow bound areas extended upto Mar 12
2/28/2017 11:15:47 PM
Early Times Report Srinagar, Feb 28 : The government has extended winter vacation in snow bound areas of the Kashmir valley up to March 12. According to government order issued here today, the schools located in snowbound areas of Machil, Jamgund, Keran, Gurez, Karnah, Kodara, and Hajibal Gogaldara of Kashmir Division shall observe extended winter vacation upto March 12, 2017. The vacation has been extended in view of the apprehensions of avalanche and road connectivity issues in these areas. The schools shall reopen on March 13. 2017.
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Mild intensity quake in Srinagar
2/28/2017 11:15:33 PM
Early Times Report Srinagar, Feb 4: A mild intensity earthquake was felt in summer capital, Srinagar and its adjoining area this evening. The tremors which were felt at 1914 hrs lasted in few seconds, forcing people to rush out of their houses in panic. Reports said that tremors were also felt in north Kashmir, including Kupwara, besides Poonch, Kishtwar and Bhadarwah in Jammu region. However, there was no report of any loss of life or damage to property, officials said. A Met department spokesman said details about the quake, including its epicenter and intensity were being collected.
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Clandestine use of JCB done at night hours
2/28/2017 11:15:17 PM
Rajesh Tandon Early Times Report Poonch, Feb 28: Star Light company has once again used the JCB for drain cutting on Poonch-Mandi road. According to the sources the contractor under the shadow of political influence and with the involvement of officers of concerned department uses JCB for earth cutting at night on the said road. Sources from Mandi informed Early Times, JE, AEE even Executive Engineer is seemingly involved in this scam so they don't take any action. Sources also informed, "
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Public Sector Banks’ strike affect financial transactions
2/28/2017 11:15:04 PM
Early Times Report Jammu, Feb 28:Strike by Public sector banks on call given by United Forum of Bank Unions - a constituent of nine top Bank Unions , opposing government on various issues across India, and demanding compensation for extra work done on demonetisation, has affected financial transactions today. Canara Bank officer association led by its regional secretary for J&K Sandeep Gupta and Chairman of J&K unit spoke to the media that strike is basically to oppose the govt policies on
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OP Sharma felicitated by 'Daughters of Panun Kashmir'
2/28/2017 11:13:07 PM
Early Times Report Jammu, Feb 28: A well known artist and cultural activist of Jammu, O P Sharma was honored by 'Daughters of Panun Kashmir' in a function organized at Jammu in connection with Herath on the conclusion of Maha Shivratri. Priya Sethi, MoS for Education, Culture and Tourism was the Chief Guest on this occasion. Rajesh Gupta, MLA (Jammu East) was the guest of honour. Moheni Raina chaired the programme. Swami Kumar of Geeta Satsang Ashram and Yudhvir Sethi, Vice- President, B
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Seminar on 'combating corruption' organized
2/28/2017 11:12:37 PM
Early Times Report Srinagar, Feb 28: Transparency International India-TII in collaboration with J&K RTI Movement and School for Rural Development & Environment-SRDE held a one day seminar on "Combating Corruption through Tools of Good-Governance" at IMPA, Srinagar. The Transparency International India-TII will work with J&K RTI Movement closely on early enactment of whistle blower protection legislation in J&K, making public procurement processes more transparent including separate act on procurement, giving more teeth to state level ombudsman like institutions. The inaugural session began with Dr. Shaikh Ghulam Rasool, Chairperson J&K RTI Movement welcoming the gathering and intro
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JKPSCC urges Central Govt. to open Nashri Chenani tunnel shortly
2/28/2017 11:12:27 PM
Early Times Report JAMMU, Feb 28: Former MLA and Spokesman JKPCC, Ashok Kumar urged to the Central govet .especially Road and Transport Ministry that Nashri Chenani tunnel which is National Project should be opened immediately for all vehicles. According to press release, he said every time central govt. makes deadline but still after passing one year people’s dream has not been fulfilled so far causing serious patients and serious injured person are facing difficulties due to closing of road at Patnitop in winter. He urged upon to the Government of India that National Project Chenani Nashri tunnel should be opened immediately and Four Lanes Highway project should be completed at the
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JUNTEU accords farewell to retirees
2/28/2017 11:12:05 PM
Early Times Report Jammu,Feb. 28: Jammu University Non-Teaching Employees Union (JUNTEU) accorded warm farewell to John Talib, Sr. Technician and Makhan Lal, Technical Officer who retired after attaining age of superannuation today. The farewell was held in appreciation of their services rendered to the Institution. Pawan Singh, President, of the Union hailed the contribution of John Talib and Makhan Lal. In the farewell function , Ashwani Bakshi, Vice President, Sham Sharma, General
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AWSC launches website and helpline
2/28/2017 11:11:52 PM
Early Times Report Jammu, Feb 28: Association for Welfare of Senior Citizens (AWSC) organized a function to launch its website (www.awscjk.org ) in which Dr (Prof) Nirmal Gupta Chairperson J&K State Social Welfare Board was the Chief Guest. Before formal launch of the website by Prof Nirmal Gupta, Akhlesh Khajooria, who designed the website on behalf of the association, explained the detailed features of the website. On this occasion A K Arora, President AWSC, gave a brief account of
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ABVP holds protest demonstration against Dr Abdulllah for provocative statement
2/28/2017 11:11:38 PM
Early Times Report Jammu, Feb 28: ABVP held a protest demonstration against Dr.Farooq Abdullah for his provocative statement and communist student groups for anti-national sloganeering at Ramjas College of Delhi University. Deepak Gupta ABVP Jammu Mahanagar Secretary said both the incidents either by communist students groups of Ramjas college for questioning unity and Integrity of country or recent statement of Dr. Farooq Abdullah are commendable. He further said that ABVP will not
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Graduate Engineers to hold protest today
2/28/2017 11:11:06 PM
Early Times Report Jammu, Feb 28: All Jammu & Kashmir Graduate Engineers Association (Civil ) has decided to hold a protest demonstration in favor of their demands tomorrow at Lok Nirman Bhawan Jammu and other Distt Head Quarters of Jammu province , a statement of the association said here today An emergency meeting of State Central body of All Jammu & Kashmir Graduate Engineers Association (Civil) was held at its Central Office Jammu in which unwarranted arrest of senior Engineer was strongly condemned. Besides R&B Deptt. Engineers, the engineer of Hydraulic deptt (PHE, R&FC) will also participate. The Assocation was stunned from the move of Govt in which engineers were arrested tre
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JKGDC SOI celebrates "National Science Day"
2/28/2017 11:09:31 PM
Early Times Report Jammu, Feb 28: Jammu and Kashmir Geo-Spatial Data Centre, Survey of India celebrated "National Science Day" today at its premises Golf Course Road, Nagrota Jammu. On this occasion, an exhibition was organized. Visitors from various departments and school children accompanied by teachers were present during the occasion. During the exhibition different kinds of maps/digital maps, prepared by Survey of India and modern instruments/ technologies being used for mapping i.e. Global Positioning System (GPS), Digital Level, Total Station, Mobile Mapping System, and GPS with PC Tablet etc. were displayed by this office. The preparation of map using satellite imagery and other
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IGP reviews traffic management on Jammu-Udhampur highway
2/28/2017 10:48:43 PM
Early Times Report JAMMU, Feb 28: In order to bring improvements in traffic management on Nagrota-Udhampur road stretch, Inspector General of Police (IGP) Traffic, Mr. Jagjit Kumar chaired a meeting with Traffic Police officers and officers from National Highway Authority of India (NHAI), here today. While discussing the different measures for improving traffic management on the stretch, Mr. Jagjit Kumar asked the officers to take coordinated efforts and ensure free movement of vehicular traf
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PK slams Farooq Abdullah for provoking, inciting violence
2/28/2017 10:04:28 PM
Early Times Report Jammu, Feb 28: Panun Kashmir slammed former Chief Minister and President National Conference Dr. Farooq Abdullah for his remarks which are nothing less than provoking and inciting people in valley for violence. According to press statement issued here, President Panun Kashmir Vijay Bhat said that the remarks of Abdullah amount to waging a war against the nation. In a sharp attack on the NC, the convenor of the party Ravinder Jalali reminded Dr. Abdullah that much of milking has been done on such type of redundant issues and cannot be milked forever. The convener in a meeting said that had the Abdullah been serious on such issues then why he is not involving his own
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Power shutdown
2/28/2017 10:04:16 PM
Early Times Report JAMMU, Feb 28: To carry out works by IRCON under R-APDRP scheme, the power supply to Sohajana, Mandal, Flian, Kandwal, Surya Chak, Ganeshpur and adjoining area fed from 33KV Canal to Chatha Line feeder shall remain affected on March 2 and 4 from 10 am to 2 pm.
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JKMEF to hold dharna on March 3rd in Doda
2/28/2017 10:04:06 PM
Early Times Report Doda, Feb 28: In order to highlight their long pending and genuine demands, the health department employees under the banner of Jammu and Kashmir Medical Employees Federation (JKMEF) is holding a dharna on March 3rd at CMO Office Doda. According to press statement, this was stated by Representative of JKMEF Unit Doda Mr Amjad Ali Shokeen in a meeting held at Doda. Speaking on the occasion, Amjad Ali Shokeen said that in this district level dharna various issues and demands related to health department employees would be discussed and highlighted in threadbare discussion and future course of activities would also be discussed in the coming dharna cum demonstration.
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Stolen goods recovered
2/28/2017 10:03:54 PM
M S Nazki Early Times Report Mendhar, Feb 28: SDPO Mendhar Shahied Nayeem and SHO Mendhar DySp Daleep Sing briefed media persons about recovery of stolen items and arrest of burglars during a press conference at police station Mendhar today . A complaint was lodged by Principal Hr sec school Mankote that items were stolen from the school during the night hours which include Stablizer 10 Kv, printer, 5 pipes and pipe with tap fitted .During the course of Investigation some suspects were nabbed and put them under sustained questioning . The suspects include Mohd Alyas s/o Mohd Saghir r /o Chajjla and Imran Khan s/o Mohd Kabir r/o Chajjla Case FIR No 29/17 U/s 457, 380, 411 RPC
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Night temp improves due to overcast condition; sun plays hide & seek in Kashmir
2/28/2017 10:03:41 PM
Early Times Report Srinagar, Feb 28: Overcast conditions have led to an increase in the night temperature and the mercury across Kashmir valley, except world famous ski resort of Gulmarg and health resort Pahalgam, settled above the freezing point. Meanwhile, sun was playing hide and seek much to the delight of the people, despite prediction of wet weather, though ice cold winds continued in Kashmir. A Met department spokesperson said that light to moderate rain and snow would occur at many place during the next 24 hours in the state. Even though the night temperature remained constant since yesterday at minus 8.4 degree in Leh, it was still the coldest place in the region, followed by
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CV Raman remembered on National Science Day
2/28/2017 10:03:34 PM
Early Times Report Jammu, Feb 28: National Science Day is celebrated on 28th February every year throughout the country. This day reminds us of the great contribution of Dr C.V Raman in the field of science. Chenab College of Education celebrated this day in the college premises. At this occasion a poster making, debate and slogan writing competition was organized on the theme "Science for sustainable future". Arti Bougal Lecturer of Science organized the activities in collaboration with other staff members. Students namely Urvashi, Monika stood first and second respectively in slogan writing and Neha and Meenakshi in poster making and Rupali and Mukti respectively. The programme was
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Promotional offer under GSM Postpaid mobile services from BSNL
2/28/2017 10:03:26 PM
Early Times Report Jammu, Feb 28: BSNL has decided to offer 10 GB free data per month with plan 1125 and 30 GB free data per month with plan 1525 for three billing cycles under postpaid mobile sevices. The above free data of 10 GB & 30 GB includes existing free data being offered in the respective plans. The scheme is implemented w.e.f 01.03.2017.
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JKPTIF holds seminar
2/28/2017 10:03:19 PM
Early Times Report Jammu, Feb 28: One day seminar of J& K Peace & Territorial Integrity Forum was held at Kathua under the chairmanship of its President I.D. Khajuria in which besides other active participants Sheikh Ab. Rehman Ex MP/Ex-MLA & Forums Patron, Dr . Zahur -ud-din Advisor and Aadvocate Jaleel Ahmad Qazmi, General Secretary also participated. Addressing the gathering in the Seminar I.D. Khajuria, said that since partition of the country in 1947, the bone of contention between India & Pakistan has remained the Kashmir as the core issue. This issue has been exploited by some vested interests, who have adopted confrontational instead of conciliatory attitude resulting in hug
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DBYC pays rich tributes to freedom fighters
2/28/2017 10:03:14 PM
Early Times Report Jammu, Feb 28: On 86th "Balidan Day" of great freedom fighter Shaheed Chander Sheikhar Azad, Desh Bhagat Yadgaar Committee paid rich tributes to the fighter of freedom Shaheed Chander Sheikhar Azad. A one day seminar was organized at historical Gurudwara Guru Nanak Dev Jee Complex Chand Nagar, Jammu to pay rich tribute to him in which comrades, senior trade union leaders, prominent citizens had attended the function and shared their views. In the programme various veteran trade union leaders and different organizations participated. While speaking on the occasion the participants lauding the role played by the Shaheed-E-Azam against the British imperialism which explo
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Massive landslide at Mehar, clearance work on
Traffic remains off from NHW
2/28/2017 10:02:52 PM
Tahir Mushtaq Early Times Report Ramban, Feb 28: Owing the massive landslide from yesterday night at Mehar near site of our laning work of National Highway by GAMMON India Pvt. Ltd, Ramban the National Highway was blocked as a result of which movement of all sort of traffic from Jammu to Srinagar remain suspended for the whole day. Due to sliding at the above said location, large portion of the road was covered with huge piles of muck. Despite continuous clearing by the concerned road mainte
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Jan calls for repairing of dilapidated roads across Poonch
Deputation calls upon DC, decries delay in MGNREGA payments
2/28/2017 10:02:38 PM
Early Times Report Poonch, Feb 28: Irked over delay in payments of Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act, people from several dozen panchayats of Poonch led by National Conference leaders today called upon Deputy Commissioner Poonch and demanded for a probe in the payment issued earlier. Deputation was led by Youth National Conference Provincial President Ajaz Jan with other NC leaders and people from different areas of Poonch. During half an hour long meeting with DC Poon
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Excise Com Tsering Angchok given send off
2/28/2017 10:02:22 PM
Early Times Report Jammu, Feb 28: The Excise Department gave warm farewell to Excise Commissioner Tsering Angchok, who superannuated today after rendering over 32 years of illustrious service. Tsering Angchok joined as an Officer in Kashmir Administrative Service KAS in 1984 and worked in various capacities as Under Secretary to Government, Planning Department, Deputy Secretary to Governor, ADC Leh and ADDC Jammu, DC Jammu and Leh, Administrator in Associated Hospitals. After his induction in
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