Day: June 12, 2024

Major Administrative Reshuffle expected in JK within days
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Major Administrative Reshuffle expected in JK within days

Srinagar, Jun 12: In the wake of a newly formed central cabinet, the Jammu and Kashmir administration is poised for a significant administrative reshuffle. Anticipated in the coming days, this shake-up will involve substantial transfers within the civil administration, affecting key postings in departments such as Public Works (PWD), Finance, and Education. Reliable sources told...

8 terror handlers declared proclaimed offenders in Baramullah
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8 terror handlers declared proclaimed offenders in Baramullah

Srinagar, Jun 12: A Court of Sub Judge Uri declared eight terror handlers proclaimed offenders on the application moved by Baramulla Police. They have been identified as Mohd Azad son of Sher Wali Mir resident of Kundi Barjala involved in case FIR No. 26/1992 under section 2/3 EMICO Act, ⁠Naseer Ahmad son of Gul Haider...

LG attends ‘Paddy Transplantation Festival’ at Anantnag
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LG attends ‘Paddy Transplantation Festival’ at Anantnag

Anantnag, Jun 12: Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha Wednesday attended ‘Paddy Transplantation Festival’ at Bijbehara, Anantnag. In his address, the Lt Governor highlighted the efforts of the UT Administration, under the guidance of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to empower the farming community and to rejuvenate the agriculture & allied sector. “Paddy cultivation is the backbone of...

One Cop Injured As Gunfight Rages In Doda
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One Cop Injured As Gunfight Rages In Doda

Jammu, June 12: A cop from SOG was injured after encounter broke out between militants and security forces in Tantra area of Doda district on Wednesday. Official sources told GNS that on specific input, joint team of Police and army’s 4RR launched cordon and search operation in the area. As the joint team approached towards...

SHA rebuts news titled “Jammu hospitals stop taking cases under Ayushman Scheme” Advises patients to call toll free numbers regarding treatment under scheme
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SHA rebuts news titled “Jammu hospitals stop taking cases under Ayushman Scheme” Advises patients to call toll free numbers regarding treatment under scheme

JAMMU, JUNE 12: The Jammu and Kashmir State Health Agency (SHA) has rebutted the news published in Daily Excelsior reporting that the hospitals in Jammu have stopped taking new cases under Ayushman Bharat scheme due to ongoing tussle between State Health Agency (SHA) and the concerned Insurance Company resulting in non payments to empanelled private...

Over 45 dead, mostly Indians, in fire at workers’ camp in Kuwait
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Over 45 dead, mostly Indians, in fire at workers’ camp in Kuwait

Kuwait City/New Delhi, June 12 : Over 45 people have died, mostly Indian nationals, in a fire that broke out at a workers’ accommodation in Mangaf in Kuwait’s southern Ahmadi governorate on Wednesday, local media reports said. According to the Kuwait Local website, “the majority of the deceased are Indian nationals”. It said that several...

PM Modi travelling tomorrow to attend G7 Summit in Italy
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PM Modi travelling tomorrow to attend G7 Summit in Italy

New Delhi, Jun 12 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be travelling to Italy tomorrow to attend the G7 summit in Apulia, in his first overseas visit since taking over the helm of the nation for the third consecutive time. PM Modi will be participating in the outreach session at the G7 on June 14,...

Kathua Terror Attack: Terrorism in last phase, terrorists at their wit’s end: Jitendra
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Kathua Terror Attack: Terrorism in last phase, terrorists at their wit’s end: Jitendra

  Jammu, June 12 : Describing Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s policy of zero tolerance towards terrorism as the core of the government’s approach, Union Minister Dr Jitendra Singh on Wednesday said incidents like the Kathua terror attack indicate terrorism has entered its last phase and terrorists are at their wit’s end. “Unlike the earlier governments,...

Security forces apprehend OGW with arms in JK’s Kupwara
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Security forces apprehend OGW with arms in JK’s Kupwara

  Srinagar, June 18 : Security forces on Wednesday apprehended an Over Ground Worker (OGW) and recovered arms and ammunition from his possession in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kupwara district. “On a specific information, Border Security Force (BSF) Kashmir and Jammu and Kashmir Police conducted a joint operation in the border district of Kupwara and apprehended...

Rahul slams PM for blind eyeing J&K’s terror victims
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Rahul slams PM for blind eyeing J&K’s terror victims

New Delhi, June 12 : Congress MP Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday slammed Prime Minister Narendra Modi for turning a blind eye to the cries of devotees brutally killed in terror attack in Jammu & Kashmir’s Reasi during his swearing in ceremony on Sunday while never forgetting to respond to congratulatory messages. On his social media...

CUK announces summer vacation from July 12-21
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CUK announces summer vacation from July 12-21

Srinagar, Jun 12: The Central University of Kashmir (CUK) Wednesday said that it will observe summer vacation from July-12 to July-21. According to the news agency—Kashmir News Observer (KNO) the decision was taken based on the resolutions passed in the deans meeting and subsequent approval of the competent authorities. ”The summer break for the academic...

Kathua Gunfight: Another Militant Killed, Operation Continues
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Kathua Gunfight: Another Militant Killed, Operation Continues

Srinagar, Jun 12: Another militant has been killed in the ongoing encounter in Hiranagar area of Kathua, an official said. The official told GNS that a hiding militant has been killed in the ongoing encounter at Saida Sohal, taking the toll of killed militants to two. “The security forces are continuing with the operation in...

Hamas rejects Biden-proposed deal on freeing hostages
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Hamas rejects Biden-proposed deal on freeing hostages

Moscow, June 12 : The Palestinian movement Hamas has rejected a proposal on freeing hostages, which was presented by US President Joe Biden, Reuters reported on Tuesday, citing an Israeli official. The official also said that Israel has received a response from Hamas via the mediators, adding that the movement changed the main parameters of...

Parliament session to begin on June 24
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Parliament session to begin on June 24

New Delhi, June 12: The first session of the 18th Lok Sabha will begin on June 24, said Parliamentary Affairs Minister Kiren Rijiju on Wednesday. The Narendra Modi-led NDA government will pick a Lok Sabha speaker during the special Parliament session, which will go on until July 3. “The first session of the 18th Lok...

Sitharaman takes over as FM; vows to continue with NDA’s dev agenda
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Sitharaman takes over as FM; vows to continue with NDA’s dev agenda

New Delhi, June 12 : Continuing her role in the previous government, Nirmala Sitharaman on Wednesday took charge as Union Finance Minister for the second time in the Modi 3.0 government, with a huge challenge in front of her to manage finances and contribute to economic growth, which has been predicted at 7.2 percent for...