Saturday, March 23, 2019
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Vice Admiral Karambir Singh appointed as next Navy Chief
 
New Delhi March 23:- Vice Admiral Karambir Singh has been appointed as the next Navy Chief. He will succeed Admiral Sunil Lanba who retires on 31st of May this year. Vice Admiral Karambir Singh is currently serving as the Flag Officer Commander -in- Chief of the Eastern Naval Command . During his long and distinguished service spanning nearly 39 years, he has served in a variety of Command, Staff and Instructional appointments. Admiral Singh is a graduate from the Defence Services Sta....
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Lok Sabha polls: BJP, Congress release list of candidates
 
New Delhi March 23(Agencies):- NDA on Saturday announced the names of 39 candidates out of 40 seats in Bihar for upcoming Lok Sabha polls. Among the prominent candidates announced by the NDA, Ramkirpal Yadav will contest from Patliputra, RK Singh from Arrah, Aswani Choubey from Buxar, Radha Mohan Singh from Purvi Champaran, Rajiv Pratap Rudy from Saran. While, Sanjay Jaiswal will contest from Paschim Champaran And Ravi Shankar Prasad has been fielded from Patna Sahib. Giriraj Singh wi....
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JK Bank Financial Services releases selection list of 148 specialist officials
 
Srinagar, Mar 22 (Agencies): JK Bank Financial Services Limited (JKBFSL) a wholly owned subsidiary of J&K Bank, today released the list of 148 candidates selected for specialist job roles of Relationship Executives, Processors, Dealers, Relationship Managers, Risk Management Clearing & Settlement Executives, Human Resource Executives, Finance & Accounts Executive, IT Executives, Compliance Executives etc. for various locations within the state after conclusion of the recruitment process which w....
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Mehbooba to contest LS polls from South Kashmir constituency, Aga Moshin from Srinagar
 
Srinagar, Mar 23 (Agencies): Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) on Saturday announced its candidates for some Lok Sabha constituencies while as the party has decided not to field any candidate from two Jammu constituencies to ensure the votes are not divided. Addressing a press conference, party president Mehbooba Mufti said that she will contest the upcoming parliamentary elections from South Kashmir constituency. She added that the party has decided to field its leader Aga Mohsin from Srina....
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Shaheed Diwas: Governor pays tribute to Bhagat Singh, Rajguru and Sukhdev
 
Jammu, March 23: Governor Satya Pal Malik today paid rich tribute to martyrs Bhagat Singh, Rajguru and Sukhdev on their 88th martyrdom anniversary. Saluting their martyrdom, Governor observed that the sacrifices made by the revolutionaries in India’s freedom struggle will always inspire the youth to serve selflessly towards the better interest of the nation. Their sacrifice and courage will forever be remembered by the generations to come, he added.....
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DIPR reviews functioning of DICs in Valley
 
SRINAGAR, MARCH 23: Director Information and Public Relations, Gulzar Ahmad Dar today reviewed the functioning of the District Information Centres of Kashmir division at a meeting convened at the Media Complex here today. Joint Director Information (Kashmir), Abid Hussain, Assistant Director/Field Publicity Officer, Srinagar Mohammad Aslam Khan, Assistant Director (Advt.) Kashmir Shakeela Shawl, District Information Officers of Kashmir Division and other concerned officials were pr....
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Delegation of Brahmin Organisation of India meets Governor
 
Jammu, March 23: A delegation from the ‘Brahmin Organisation of India (BOI)’ comprising Pt. Sukhbir Sharma ,Chief Patron, BOI, Pt. Ramesh Kitchloo, National President ; Dr Kuldeep Sharma and Sh Ravi Gaur, National General Secretaries, BOI met Governor Satya Pal Malik at the Raj Bhavan here today. The delegation submitted a memorandum of demands pertaining to the well being of Kashmiri Migrant Pandits including medical facilities and community insurance for senior citizens, old age pension, ....
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Justice Pinaki Ghose takes oath as India's first Lokpal
 
New Delhi March 23( Agencies) Justice Pinaki Ghose sworn in as the first Lokpal of the country on Saturday; his appointment was announced last Tuesday along with 8 member panel. President Ram Nath Kovind administered the Oath of Office to Justice Pinaki Chandra Ghose as Chairperson, Lokpal, at a ceremony held at Rashtrapati Bhavan The panel led by Prime Minister Narendra Modi had announced his appointment on Tuesday along with 8 members panel. Justice Ghose, 66, retired as Supreme Cou....
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President Kovind to visit Croatia, Bolivia and Chile from Mar 25
 
New Delhi March 22:- President Ram Nath Kovind will visit Croatia, Bolivia and Chile from 25th of this month to 2nd of April. Briefing media in New Delhi, Secretary (East) in the External Affairs Ministry Vijay Thakur Singh said, Mr Kovind will meet his Croatian counterpart and Prime Minister of Croatia and discuss the issues of mutual interest. She said, there is a scope for further investment in diverse sectors in Croatia. It will be Mr Kovind's first visit to Croatia. The Secreta....
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Bihar Grand Alliance announces seat sharing
 
Bihar March 22(Agencies) In Bihar, seats among allies of Grand Alliance, comprising RJD, Congress, Rashtriya Lok Samta Party (RLSP), Hindustani Awam Morcha (HAM) and Vikassheel Insaan Party(VIP) were declared today. Announcing this at a joint press conference in Patna, RJD spokesperson Manoj Kumar Jha said, RJD will contest on 20 and Congress on nine seats. Upendra Kuswaha led RLSP will contest on five seats. Jitan Ram Manjhi led Hindustani Awam Morcha and Mukesh Sahni-led Vikasheel I....
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Opinion
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Nation/World
26 killed as tour bus catches fire in China
Ex-SPO among 2 Hizb militants killed in Shopian
Assassination attempt on Mufti Taqi Usmani in Karachi, guards killed
India boycotts Pakistan National Day event
Pakistan to receive over 2 billion US Dollars loan from China
At least 60 killed in bus crash in Ghana
BJP Chief Amit Shah To Contest Lok Sabha Elections From Gandhinagar, Replaces LK Advani
Pakistan: At least six police officers killed in Taliban attack
Nirav Modi arrested by London Police; remanded in custody till Mar 29
Zimbabwe: Around 100 killed in Tropical Cyclone Idai
 
Sports
Taekwondo Belt Grading Examination conducted
Special Olympics 2019: India cross 300-medal mark
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Advisor Kumar interacts with coaches & young athletes at Indoor Sports Complex
India bags 245 medals at Special Olympics Games 2019
Kohli, Bumrah retain top spots in ICC ODI rankings
Rafting Championship culminates at Reasi
Kansal inaugurates rafting championship at Reasi
India to host U-17 Women's World Cup in 2020
India's competitions at Special Olympics World Games
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