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Ex-MD Housing Board alongwith ex-DGM debarred from getting future promotions

Jammu Tawi, March 17 Officials of Housing and Urban Development disclosed before the High Court that they are debarring two accused officials in Rs. 27 crore Jammu and Kashmir Housing Board Scam from getting future promotions in the department. They made this disclosure an action taken report presented before the High Court. Financial Commissioner, Housing

Tourism works in Kashmir valley priority of PDP-BJP govt, projects in Jammu region going on at snail’s pace

Syed Junaid Hashmi Jammu Tawi, March 17 Swadesh Darshan Projects for Kashmir valley are being implemented at a much faster pace than the ones meant for Jammu region. According to official data of physical achievements for the year 2017- 18 under Swadesh Darshan, which is essentially integrated Development of theme based tourist circuits, Union Ministry

Ram Madhav says Drabu’s sacking is PDP’s internal matter, ensures to fulfil promises

Jammu, Mar 16 BJP National General Secretary Ram Madhav on Friday said that sacking of Finance Minister Dr Haseeb Drabu is absolutely internal matter of Peoples Democratic Party and also ensured that his party, which is in alliance with the PDP, will surely fulfil the promises made to the people of Jammu. “The meeting was convened to

Power, tact needed to counter forces seeking to divide people of J&K: RSS chief

Newspoint Bureau Nagpur, March 16 RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat on Thursday called for using strength and tact to counter “forces seeking to divide the people” of Jammu, Kashmir and Ladakh and said trouble-makers only understood the language of power. There was need for “shakti” (power) and “yukti” (tact) to ensure that “truth prevails”, Bhagwat said.

‘Prerogative of Iran’: India on invite to China, Pak

Newspoint Bureau New Delhi, March 16 Days after Iran invited China and Pakistan to participate in development of the Chabahar port, India on Thursday said it was the prerogative of the Iranian government to choose its partners for the project. Iran‘s foreign minister Javad Zarif, during a three-day visit to Islamabad, invited Pakistan and China