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Malik to meet Admin, Police on Wednesday

JAMMU: Governor Satya Pal Malik, along with his Advisors will be meeting the entire administration and the district police chiefs on Wednesday, September 19, a day after the notification for first phase of Urban Local Bodies elections is slated to be out. The occasion will be ‘a conference’ of District […]

38 KAS, 22 DySPs among 63 shuffled

JAMMU: In a major reshuffle in middle-rung administration and Police department ahead of the coming into force of Model Code of Conduct, the state government on Saturday transferred 63 officers including 38 KAS officers and 22 Deputy Superintendents of Police. The Model Code of Conduct came into effect this evening […]

J&K declared open defecation free

Guv launches ‘Swachhata Hi Seva’, meets Union HUA Secy SRINAGAR: With over 11 lakh individual household toilets (IHHLs) and 1,350 community sanitary complexes constructed across the state in past four years, Jammu and Kashmir was today declared open defecation free (ODF), achieving the target one year in advance. The significant […]

Jawan hurt in Pak firing

JAMMU: An Army jawan was injured in a ceasefire violation by Pakistani troops along the Line of Control (LoC) in Rajouri district on Saturday. The Pakistani troops resorted to small arms firing on forward posts in Noushera sector from across the border at around 10.30 am, a defence spokesman said. […]

J&K PSC exempts specially abled candidates from application fee

Srinagar, Sep 16: The Jammu and Kashmir Public Service Commission (JKPSC) announced on Saturday that all physically challenged and specially abled candidates would henceforth be exempt from paying any application fee. Lateef-ul-Zaman Deva, Chairman of the JKPSC, said: “Physically challenged Persons and specially abled candidates are henceforth exempt by JKPSC […]