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Jammu-Srinagar Roads Closed Amid Landslides As Vaishno Devi Gets Season's First Snow

Jan 08, 2022 Outlook Web Desk

The train service between the 136-km Banihal-Baramulla Section was also suspended due to the inclement weather conditions, the officials said.

Leave of health staff cancelled amid surge in COVID-19 cases in Jammu

Jan 06, 2022 Outlook Web Desk

J-K recorded 418 COVID-19 cases on Wednesday, double the Tuesday's number of cases of 199. Jammu region saw a more than three-fold increase in the number of cases on Wednesday at 311 as compared to Tuesday and Monday.


Saffron Blooms In J&K's Rajouri District As Cultivation Trial Bears Fruit

Saffron cultivation has long been restricted to a limited geographical area in J&K, mainly Pampore, followed by Budgam, Srinagar and Kishtwar districts.

Jammu And Kashmir L-G Launches Covid Vaccination Drive For 15-18 Age Group

Jan 03, 2022 Outlook Web Desk

"We are keeping our preparations ready. So far, we are saved from this (Omicron) threat," he said, adding "our effort is to provide the best possible (medical) services to the people".


Jammu And Kashmir: LG Manoj Sinha Launches Covid-19 Vaccination For 15-18 Age Group

Jammu And Kashmir Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha said in the coming week, the targeted population—8.33 lakh will be vaccinated against Covid-19.

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02 January, 2022

Vaishno Devi Stampede: Action Will Be Taken Against Culprits Involved In Scuffle, Says J&K Police Chief

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Jammu and Kashmir Police Chief Dilbagh Singh said the police will probe the Vaishno Devi shrine stampede incident and take action against the culprits.


01 January, 2022

PDP Leaders Say Stampede At Vaishno Devi Shrine Failure Of J-K Administration

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Jammu and Kashmir Director General of Police Dilbag Singh told PTI that preliminary information from the scene suggests there was a minor altercation between some young boys, and within seconds, there was a stampede.


01 January, 2022

Cong For More Compensation To Vaishno Devi Shrine Stampede Victims

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The AICC Seva Dal chief said the increase in GST rates on items of common use by Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government is a New Year gift to the people of the country, who are already reeling under high inflation and rising unemployment.


01 January, 2022

Vaishno Devi Stampede: Scuffle Between 2 Groups Caused Stampede, Claims Shrine Board

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According to the Vaishno Devi Shrine board, 35000 pilgrims were allowed to proceed for yatra on 31st December 2021 and for 1st Jan. 2022 against the allowed capacity of 50,000.


01 January, 2022

182 ultras killed in J&K in 2021, 44 of top rung, 20 foreigners among them: DGP

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DGP Singh also said the year saw fewer infiltration of terrorists from across the border with the UT coming across no instance of any terrorist from Afghanistan infiltrating into the country.


29 December, 2021

J&K Police Incorporates 'Black Panther' Vehicles For Anti-Terror Operations, Surveillance

PTI

According to the officials, the vehicles are fully air-conditioned, equipped with CCTV cameras, PTZ camera, 360 degrees view camera, public address system, flashlights, advanced medical kit, power backup and other surveillance and security systems.


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27 December, 2021

J&K Govt Inks 39 MoUs Of Nearly Rs 19,000 Cr At Realty Summit

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The Lieutenant Governor said the real estate developers have been asked to partner with local builders of the UT so that local people also get share of the development process.


27 December, 2021

J&K Govt Inks 39 MoUs Worth Rs 18,300 Cr With Country's Real Estate Investors

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Addressing a press conference at the summit, he said the government has already implemented the realty law RERA and adopted the Model Tenancy Act in the UT.


27 December, 2021

People have full faith in PM Modi's decisions: Union Minister Jitendra Singh

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He said the discrimination with different regions of Jammu and Kashmir over the past many decades was ended by the Modi government.


27 December, 2021

Active participation needed in prevention of third Covid wave: J&K LG

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He also urged NGOs and volunteers engaged in community service to come forward and complement the government's efforts in the fight against drug menace.


26 December, 2021

Jammu And Kashmir: Parents Of Kathua Minor Rape Victim Anguished As Convicts Out On Bail

PTI

The horrific rape and murder of a minor girl in Kathua had triggered a nationwide outrage. The case was handed over to the crime branch, which unraveled the conspiracy of heinous crime. The minor was kidnapped, brutally raped for four days and killed.


22 December, 2021

PAGD's Protest Against Delimitation Panel's Proposal Conspiracy Against J&K's People: BJP

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Raina said that with honesty, the Delimitation Commission, with the support of the Election Commission, has put forth its recommendations after a lot of hard work to provide justice to deprived communities and regions.


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21 December, 2021

Delimitation Panel's Recommendations Divisive, Unacceptable; Will Stage Protest On Jan 1: PAGD

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On Delimitation Commission's recommendations, Tarigami said, "We are firmly of the opinion that it (proposal) is divisive and will further deepen the divide in Jammu and Kashmir."


Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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