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We will not allow China to repeat Doklam like standoff: India

We will not allow China to repeat Doklam like standoff: India

Beijing, March 24 Any attempt by China to change the status quo along the Indian border may lead to another Doklam-like stand-off, India’s envoy to China Gautam Bambawale has said, adding that the best way to prevent such incidents is through candid and frank talks. In an interview to the Hong Kong-based South China Morning

J&K reluctant to have state electricity policy, priorities misplaced

Newspoint Bureau Srinagar, March 24 Eight years have passed since the government no­tified the Jammu and Kashmir Electricity Act following its enact­ment by the Legislature and ap­proval by the Governor, the state is still without Electricity Policy. The Act stresses for formu­lation of Electricity Policy and plan for development of power system. “Last year the

Nowshera turns violent, several injured in police lathicharge

Jammu Tawi, March 24 Half-a-dozen civilians and two policemen injured after Nowshera protests turned violent today over the demand of separate district status. Situation in Nowshera became tense after Deputy Commissioner (DC) Rajouri Dr Shahid Iqbal Choudhary received injuries in the clashes. Sources said that 14 persons including 4 policemen sustained minor injuries in the

Two professors suspended, principal issued show cause notice

Newspoint Bureau Srinagar, March 24 Jammu and Kashmir government suspended two Assistant Professors and also issued show cause notice to Principal of a Degree college in Pulwama district, officials said here on Saturday. They said Principal Secretary High Education department Asgar H Samoon has ordered suspension of two Assistant Professors posted at the Government Degree