Tuesday, January 22, 2019
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Prime Minister surprised the Who's Who of Indian cinema
Thanks everyone who attended inaugural ceremony of NMIC in Mumbai
 
New Delhi Jan 21(Agencies) A day after asking them "How's the Josh," Prime Minister Narendra Modi responded to Bollywood bigwigs on Twitter. On Saturday, Prime Minister surprised the Who's Who of Indian cinema, asking them in a Bollywood-esque fashion: "How's the Josh?" Of course, they responded with vociferous applause, and an unequivocal "High Sir." And on Sunday, he took time out to reply to many bigwigs of Indian cinema, who had taken to Twitter to describe the event to mark the inaugur....
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Jammu-srinagar closed after fresh snowfall
 
SRINAGAR Jan 21( Agencies):-The Jammu-Srinagar highway was closed on Monday following fresh snowfall in the Bannihal area that saw nearly two-feet deep snow accumulate on the strategic route, a Traffic Department official said. No vehicular movement would be allowed on the highway during the day keeping the safety of travellers in mind. The situation will be reviewed after the weather improves,” he said. Intending travellers have been advised not to undertake journey without finding out t....
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PM Narendra Modi's gifts to be auctioned
 
New Delhi Jan 21(Agencies):- National Gallery of Modern Art will organise an auction of prestigious memorable gifts presented to the Prime Minister Narendra Modi from all across the country. The amount raised in lieu of auction will be used for the Project Namami Gange. Ministry of Culture in a release said the auction will be conducted on 27th and 28th of this month at National Gallery of Modern Art, New Delhi. Around one thousand 900 such exclusive gifts are currently on display for the ....
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Dr. Jitender Singh inaugurates AIR station at Udhampur
 
UDHAMPUR, JANUARY- 21: Union Minister of State in Prime Minister’s Office, Dr Jitendra Singh today inaugurated the All India Radio Station here at today. Director General, All India Radio Fayaz Sheheryar and District Development Commissioner Udhampur, Ravinder Kumar, and other senior officers of district administration and team of Prasar Bharti besides large number of prominent citizen were present on the occasion. While congratulating the people of the district, Dr. Singh said that it’s ....
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Chief Secretary chairs 112th FAC Meeting
 
JAMMU, JANUARY 21: The Forest Advisory Committee (FAC) headed by Chief Secretary, BVR Subrahmanyam on Monday in its 112th meeting cleared several proposals regarding diversion of forest land for various developmental projects of public importance. The proposals cleared by the FAC included forest clearance for construction of Government Degree College Sunderbani and 1640 Mts Bridge over river Chenab at Sajwal. The meeting was attended by Administrative Secretaries of the Departments of Fi....
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Govt directs administrative secretarys’ to transfer officers, officials out of home distts ahead of Lok Sabha polls
 
Srinagar Jan 21(Agencies) Following a communication from the Election Commission of India (ECI), the Jammu and Kashmir government has directed all the administrative secretaries to transfer the officers and officials of the departments connected with the conduct of ensuing Lok Sabha and Assembly elections particularly district development commissioners, additional district development commissioners, additional deputy commissioners, sub divisional magistrates, tehsildars and block development o....
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IGP Kashmir orders promotion of 1150 constables
 
Srinagar Jan 21(Agencies) A departmental Promotion Committee under the chairmanship of Inspector General of Police Kashmir Swayam Prakash Pani has promoted several officials to the next rank in the police department on Monday. “1150 Selection Grade Constables have been elevated to the rank of HCs following an order by the Police Department after completion of all departmental formalities,” the police spokesman in a statement said. “Formal promotion orders in respect of 907 SgCTs shall be is....
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Gunfight breaks out in Charar-e-Sharif 2 terrorists killed one more trapped inside
 
Srinagar, Jan 21 (Agencies): The firing between militants and government forces at Hapatnar in charar-e-Shareef area of central Kashmir’s Budgam district has stopped two terrorists killed one more trapped inside the besieged area. The officer said that earlier, a joint team of army’s 53 RR, SOG and CRPF launched a cordon-and-search operation following a “credible inputs” about the presence of two to three militants hiding in the hideout. The gunfight raged after a joint team of army’s 53RR,....
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Taliban attack military base killing 12 troops
 
Afghanistan Jan 21( Agencies)A coordinated Taliban assault on a military base and police training center in eastern Afghanistan on Monday morning killed at least 12 and wounded over 30 people, provincial officials said. Salem Asgherkhail, head of the area’s public health department, said that most of those killed in the attack in Maidan Wardak province were military personnel. Some of the wounded were taken to provincial hospitals for treatment while the more serious cases were sent to the ca....
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PM Modi to lay foundation stones of various developmental projects worth Rs 35,000 cr in Jammu region
 
Jammu Jan 20:- Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate and lay the foundation stones of various developmental projects worth 35,000 crores rupees in Jammu region during his upcoming visit to Jammu and Kashmir on 3rd of February. Addressing media persons in Jammu today, the BJP General Secretary Ram Madhav said that besides Jammu, the Prime Minister is also scheduled to visit Leh and Srinagar during his visit. In Jammu, the Prime Minister, among other projects, is scheduled to lay ....
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Local News
Advisor Sharma for speedy implementation of SUDA schemes
DC visits Kargil town, listens to public grievances
Divisional Commissioner Jammu calls on Governor
All India Jat Maha Sabha delegation meets Governor
Inclement weather disrupts AIR traffic at srinagar AIRPORT
Heavy rain, snow likely in next 24 hours in Jammu and Kashmir
Hapatnar Encounter: One militant killed, fresh exchange of firing resumes
Jammu and Kashmir: Vaishno Devi pilgrim dies in Reasi
PDD employee electrocuted to death in north Kashmir’s Baramulla
Jammu and Kashmir Police launches special drive against child labour in Katra, rescues 7 children
 
Opinion
Unholy Act of the Holy Cow:-Col NN Bhatia (Retd)
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My Thoughts:-Kiran Raina
Tobacco usage – the biggest culprit undermining all development efforts:-Santosh Jain Passi* Akanksha Jain**
Fast Tracking Skill Development:-Sarita Brara
Towards ENSURING quality Education:-Ghanshyam Goel
Protecting Language Diversity in India:-Pandurang Hegde
Swachh Bharat Mission: The Road Ahead:- Umakant Lakhera
Universal Electrification: Government that delivers By Shri R.K. Singh
 
Nation/World
Youth Pravasi Bharatiya Divas begins in Varanasi
India signs MoU with Sri Lanka to modernize facilities at Vipulananda Institute of Aesthetic Studies in Batticaloa
Army Chief calls for incorporating Artificial Intelligence, big data computing into defence system
11 killed in Syria bomb explosion
Zakir Naik case: ED attaches assets worth Rs 16.40 crore under PMLA
India lodges protest over Pak's SC order on "Gilgit-Baltistan”
Sri Lankan President appoints Commission of Inquiry to probe corruption
Cameroon: 36 People abducted in restive Anglophone region by gunmen
Top Taliban commander among 4 militants killed in Pakistan
Six killed in militant attack at Nairobi hotel complex
 
Sports
Khelo India Youth Games: Maharashtra finish top with 228 medals
Saina Nehwal crashes out after losing to Carolina Marin
Saina enters women's singles semifinals of Malaysia Masters
FOB Rajouri organizes awareness prog on 'Khelo India’
Khelo India: Srihari Nataraj bags 7 Gold medals
Semifinals of Bayern FC Youth Cup held
DDC Kulgam felicitates gold medallist, Insha
Khelo India Youth Games: Abhinav Shaw becomes youngest gold medallist in shooting
Australia beat India by 34 runs to win 1st ODI
Sarmad Hafeez inspects pace of work on Indoor Sports Hall Ganderbal
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