Day: June 14, 2024

Repeal of Art 370 spurs Rs 81k Cr investment proposals in J&K: Hina Bhat
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Repeal of Art 370 spurs Rs 81k Cr investment proposals in J&K: Hina Bhat

  Jammu, June 14: With the Introduction of New Industrial Development Scheme and post abrogation of Article 370, the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir has received Investment proposal worth Rs 81 thousand Crore, stated Chairperson J&K Khadi and Village industry Board Dr. Hina Shafi Bhat. Without giving the breakup of the Rs 81 thousand...

Delhi LG grants approval for prosecution of Arundhati Roy under UAPA
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Delhi LG grants approval for prosecution of Arundhati Roy under UAPA

New Delhi, June 14: Delhi Lieutenant Governor VK Saxena on Friday approved the prosecution of renowned author and a former professor from Kashmir, Arundhati Roy, under the Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act (UAPA) for her alleged provocative speech at an event in 2010. According to officials from Raj Niwas, “An FIR was registered against Arundhati Roy...

CS launches competitions on MyGov portal to mark ‘International Yoga Day
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CS launches competitions on MyGov portal to mark ‘International Yoga Day

Initiative to inspire J&K citizens to embrace Yoga for holistic well being Srinagar, Jun 14: Chief Secretary, Atal Dulloo, Friday launched several online competitions for the citizens of Jammu and Kashmir on MyGov portal (https://jk.mygov.in/) to mark 10th International Yoga Day celebration to be observed on 21st June, 2024. The competitions, themed ‘Yoga for Self...

Govt to monitor fulfillment of employment, investment commitments by industrial units
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Govt to monitor fulfillment of employment, investment commitments by industrial units

Committee set-up to come up with mechanism Srinagar, Jun 14: In a significant move, the Jammu & Kashmir Government will monitor fulfillment of employment and investment commitments made by industrial unit holders who have been allotted land in government industrial units. To begin with, the government has constituted a three-member committee to propose a monitoring...

Putin calls US-Ukraine security agreement ‘bluff’
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Putin calls US-Ukraine security agreement ‘bluff’

Moscow, June 14 : Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Friday that the security agreement signed between Ukraine and the United States is insignificant. “In the first half of the year, Ukraine signed a package of agreements with a number of European countries; now there is a similar document with the US… If there is...

Kashmiri poet initiates legal action against US-based NGO and others for copyright infringement
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Kashmiri poet initiates legal action against US-based NGO and others for copyright infringement

Srinagar: Renowned Kashmiri poet, playwright, and filmmaker Fayaz Dilbar has initiated legal action against the US-based NGO Funkar International, a platform that promotes Kashmir’s traditional art forms, including folk music; Spotify, a prominent Swedish audio streaming service based in London; JioSaavn, an Indian multilingual music streaming platform, and several individuals, including two singers, for allegedly...

Ukraine comes under massive Russian air attacks
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Ukraine comes under massive Russian air attacks

Kiev, June 14 : An air-raid alert was issued throughout Ukraine early Friday as the country was hit by a series of air attacks by Russian forces, the Ukrainian Air Force said in a statement. According to the statement, several batches of missiles entered Ukraine over the airspace of the northern Sumy and Chernihiv regions...

Kuwait fire: IAF aircraft carrying bodies of Indians lands in Kochi
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Kuwait fire: IAF aircraft carrying bodies of Indians lands in Kochi

  Kochi, June 14 : An IAF Aircraft carrying the mortal remains of 45 Indians who died in the fire incident in Kuwait Mangaf landed at the Kochi Airport on Friday. The bodies of 31 of the deceased, including 23 from Kerala, 7 from Tamil Nadu, and one from Karnataka, were brought to Kochi International...

MeT Predicts Heatwave In Jammu, Hot & Dry Weather In Kashmir For 5 Days
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MeT Predicts Heatwave In Jammu, Hot & Dry Weather In Kashmir For 5 Days

Srinagar, June 14: Weatherman here on Friday forecast heatwave over plains of Jammu and hot and dry weather over rest of the places in J&K during next five days. However, a meteorological department official here told GNS that there is likelihood of a “brief” spell of rain/thunder/lightning on June 19 and 20. He said on...

PM Modi arrives in Italy to participate in G7 Summit
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PM Modi arrives in Italy to participate in G7 Summit

New Delhi, June 14 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Apulia, Italy, in the early hours of Saturday to participate in the G7 Summit, during which he is expected to participate in the discussions and also hold bilateral talks with the world leaders present. This is PM Modi’s first overseas visit since forming government...