Corrupt make merry, SVC gets just 4 percent response from govt deptts

Balwant Singh Bhau Government departments are lax in taking action over the complaints referred to it by State Vigilance Commission (SVC). Of the total complaints referred by it to... Read more »

3 school children dead, 2 bodies recovered

Vishal Sharma In a tragic incident, three school children today washed away in flash floods, triggered by reportedly cloud burst in Chakwa nullah near Batote area of district Ramban.... Read more »

In power, BJP forgets 12.5 percent service tax on Vaishno Devi pilgrims

Pardeep Singh Bali Even after passage of 9 months, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) seems to be sleeping over the issue of hike of 12.5 percent service tax on the... Read more »

J&K spends more than other states on tobacco products

Newspoint Bureau People in Jammu and Kashmir are spending more than the national average on smoking tobacco products. Nearly 70 per cent of adults are exposed to passive smoking... Read more »

Is Sexual harassment reality in Jammu Kashmir Police?

Bharti Jasrotia Known for its bravery and professionalism Jammu and Kashmir police is in a spot over the allegation of some of its officers being involved in sexual harassment... Read more »

Accused of monetary fraud, assistant registrar yet to be penalized

Balwant Singh Bhau University of Jammu (JU) has failed to initiate any action against its assistant Registrar, a blue- eyed boy of the Vice Chancellor, who has been accused... Read more »

J&K govt to re-visit industrial policy

Jammu and Kashmir government on Thursday said it would re-visit the industrial policy approved by the administrative council when the state was under Governor’s Rule from January to April... Read more »

14 Pak fishermen apprehended by BSF in Kutch

  Fourteen Pakistani fishermen and four children were apprehended from a creek area near Koteshwar Border Out Post along the Indo-Pak border and two of their fishing boats seized... Read more »