Tag: jammu

View: Realising the economic value drones bring, India now has to play catch-up

On Thursday, the civil aviation ministry released the draft of the national drone policy. The rules, after public inputs close on August 5, are supposed...

Jammu and Kashmir may get advanced drone shield

(This story originally appeared in on Jul 07, 2021) With drones emerging as a serious security threat in Jammu & Kashmir, the central security establishment...

No redemption in J&K’s situation unless Centre revokes erstwhile state’s special status: NC

The National Conference (NC) on Sunday said there can be no trade-off between the political aspirations and the development ambitions of the people of Jammu...

J&K ex-special secy arrested for manipulating date of birth | India News

Jammu: A daily wager’s rise from being a Class IV government employee to retiring as special secretary to a state government is undoubtedly inspirational, but...

‘Know your facts’: Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury vs Anand Sharma over Cong’s West Bengal tie-up | India News

NEW DELHI: In yet another display of internal strife, Congress leader Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury put out a stinging response to Anand Sharma’s criticism of the...

Congress: Leaders should display their loyalty to party by campaigning in poll-bound states: Congress

The Congress on Saturday said the leaders in the “Group of 23” are respectable partymen in whom it took pride, but advised them to make...

As security forces tighten noose, Pak-based terror groups resort to cyber recruitment in J&K: Officials | India News

SRINAGAR: Pakistan‘s intelligence agency and terror groups are now carrying out recruitment in Jammu and Kashmir using applications in cyber and mobile space as direct...

Kashmiri political organisation strongly condemns ‘biased, fabricated’ report by EU Disinfo Lab | India News

NEW DELHI: United Kashmir People’s National Party (UKPNP), a political organisation in Jammu and Kashmir, on Saturday strongly condemned a report by EU Disinfo Lab,...

kashmir: Election Commission has taken steps for safety of all candidates: J&K EC KK Sharma

J&K Election Commissioner KK Sharma has been in the hot seat since the DDC elections began on November 28. In an interview with Prerna Katiyar,...

PoK refugees observe Black Day in Jammu | India News

JAMMU: Hundreds of Pakistan Occupied Kashmir (PoK) refugees gathered at Vikram Chowk in the Jammu city under the banner of SOS International (an organisation of...

J&K police deputy SP was tasked by Pakistan to establish ‘contact’ in MEA: NIA chargesheet | India News

NEW DELHI: Suspended Deputy Superintendent of Jammu and Kashmir Police Devender Singh, who has been chargesheeted by the NIA for providing support to banned terror...

Tunnel under international border was constructed with knowledge, ‘hand’ of Pakistan: BSF IG

JAMMU: A top BSF official said on Saturday that a major underground tunnel that was found in Samba, originating from Pakistan, was constructed with the...

In J&K, IAS, IPS and ACB will now come under direct control of Lieutenant Governor

NEW DELHI: The Union government notified fresh rules of transaction of business for Jammu and Kashmir administration, specifying that the all-India services, police and the...

Two LeT men killed Kashmir BJP neta, kin: IGP | India News

SRINAGAR/JAMMU: The attack on BJP’s Bandipora district president Waseem Bari was “pre-planned” by two Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) terrorists, IGP-Kashmir Vijay Kumar said on Thursday, adding that...

Covid-19: How two laws have vested unusual powers with the district magistrates

Reasi and Ramban are adjacent districts in Jammu and Kashmir that have been classified as orange zones — the moderate classification in a three-colour tag...

Govt reserves jobs in J&K for domiciles; amends Apr 1 order after angry reax

NEW DELHI: The Central government has amended its two-day-old order and reserved all jobs in Jammu and Kashmir for the domiciles of the Union territory...