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World Diabetes Day 2017 to focus on “Women and diabetes”

World Diabetes Day 2017 to focus on “Women and diabetes”

  Every year, 14th November is observed as World Diabetes Day; dedicated to spreading the message about diabetes and raising awareness about the condition. It is an internationally recognised event and also an official United Nations Day. Diabetes is a chronic condition which occurs when the pancreas cannot produce enough insulin, or when the body cannot effectively […]

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A Year After Demonetisation

A Year After Demonetisation

  November 8, 2016 would be remembered as a watershed moment in the history of Indian economy.  This day signifies the resolve of this Government to cure the country from “dreaded disease of black money”.  We, the Indians, were forced to live with this attitude of “chalta hai” with respect to corruption and black money […]

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Breaking: Court directs govt to submit status report on Braid chopping

Breaking: Court directs govt to submit status report on Braid chopping

Jammu and Kashmir High Court on Tuesday directed state government to submit status report on Braid Cutting incidents happening in valley. The  court has asked the ‘respondent state’ to submit the details of braid cutting incidents and the cases registered. Advocate Hilal Akbar Lone had filed Public interest litigation, which came up today before the […]

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Four cement depot booked for overcharging

Four cement depot booked for overcharging

JAMMU:  Acting on   the complaint of overcharging on sale of cement, a joint   team of officers of Legal Metrology led by  Deputy Controller Enforcement and Deputy Controller S.S. Lab  with the assistance of Police and district administration  conducted raids at different places in Satwari, Airport road, Karan Bagh, Chatha and Talab Tillo areas. The team […]

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Attention commuters: Kotedhara-Panihad road to remain closed for traffic from 11.00 am to 02.00 pm

Attention commuters: Kotedhara-Panihad road to remain closed for traffic from 11.00 am to 02.00 pm

RAJOURI: The district administration today barred any sort of vehicular movement on Kotedhara-Panihad road between 11.00 am and 02.00 pm till the black-topping work on the road gets completed. In a communication, the district administration has asked the police and transport authorities to ensure that no vehicle ply on the Kotedhara-Panihad road in the said period so […]

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‘Status quo order on Govt plan to earth-fill 1600 Kanals of Narakara Wetland’

‘Status quo order on Govt plan to earth-fill 1600 Kanals of Narakara Wetland’

Srinagar: The Division Bench of the Jammu & Kashmir High Court comprising of Hon’ble Chief Justice Badar Durrez Ahmed & Justice Alok Aradhe passed a status quo order which will go a long way in protecting the Wetlands & other water bodies of the State. Hearing a CMP on Monday in a Public Interest litigation […]

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Police arrest three in abduction of a lolab youth case

Police arrest three in abduction of a lolab youth case

Kupwara: Police have arrested three persons for allegedly abducting and shaving off hair and beard of a youth in Lolab area of north Kashmir’s Kupwara district last evening. Ashiq Hussain Lone son of Subhan lone from Diver Anderbugh village in Lolab was abducted by three person, who shaved off his beard and hair. The accused […]

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VOK books 2 revenue officials

VOK books 2 revenue officials

SRINAGAR: Vigilance Organization Kashmir today produced charge sheet against two revenue officials in a mutation case. The FIR was lodged against revenue officials including the then Patwari Halqa Kareewa Damodar Budgam and the then Additional Patwari Halqa Kareewa Damodar, Budgam under Jammu & Kashmir Prevention of Corruption Act Svt 2006 & Section 4-A & 4-F […]