Tuesday, September 2, 2014
 
 Top Stories of The Day
President calls upon Universities to create the right environment for promoting entrepreneurship
Jammu, September 01, (Scoop News)- During the convocation 68 candidates who completed their Ph.D. during 2013 from Faculty of Science, Life Sciences, Arts, Business Studies, Social Sciences, Mathematical Sciences and Education were awarded Degree of Doctor of Philosophy. A total of 67 candidates were awarded the University Gold Medals / Cash Awards / Medals created out of the endowments for the year 2013. Out of these 12 students who are the Faculty toppers were awarded University Gold Medals by President of India. Speaking during the 14th Convocation of the University of Jammu, the President of India Pranab Mukherjee said that universities today need to become drivers of innovation. Their focus should be on collaborative relationships with industry and Government. Entrepreneurial activities in the universities could take various forms such as contract research, consultancy, ...
 
 
 Top Stories of the Day
Knowledge holds key to success: Omar
Describes universities hardware, students software of metamorphoses
Jammu, September 01, (Scoop News)- Underlining knowledge and its related themes – human and intellectual capital, the key ingredients and yardstick to gauge success in the present world order, Chief Minister, Omar Abdullah Monday said that the universities and higher educational institutions and young intellectual vanguard are the crucibles of change towards holistic development. Addressing the distinguished gathering of scholars, faculty, educationists, students and others at the Jammu University Convocation here this afternoon, the Chief Minister said that human agency alongwith dynamic i...

Nothing short of ‘Jammu State’ JKNPP rejoinder to Amit Shah
at Kathua Panthers Session
Kathu, September 01, (Scoop News)- A massive session of JKNPP was held at Kathua town which served a rejoinder to Amit Shah, BJP National President by declaring that JKNPP shall fight for ‘Jammu State’ whatsoever. Amit Shah had addressed a special BJP rally at Kathua on 25th August, 2014 picking an Ex-MP of Congress and JKNPP District President. Prof. Bhim Singh, Chief Patron of National Panthers Party declared unambiguous term that the Jammu State (Dogra-Pahari State) of Jammu Province is the only way out to save the people of Jammu Pradesh of any further discrimination, harassment an...

Rajendra reviews security arrangements, asks for coordinate efforts
Jammu, August 31 (Scoop News)- A high level meeting was held at Police Control Room (PCR) here this evening to review the security arrangements ahead of Presidents visit to Jammu. The meeting was chaired by Director General of Police (DGP) , K.Rajendra Kumar, besides senior officers from police, civil, intelligence and central police paramilitary forces were also present in the meeting. During the meeting all security arrangements of president’s visit including the routes and venues were discussed in threadbare. Deployment of manpower from different forces and intelligence agencies was also discussed in the meeting. Addressing the meeting, Rajendra stressed for greater synergy among di...

Governor reviews progress of SMVDIME
Jammu, August 31 (Scoop News)- N.N. Vohra, Governor, visited the Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Institute of Medical Excellence (SMVDIME) at Kakriyal, today and inspected the to-date status of the 8 accommodation complexes which are under construction in the area adjoining the Hospital complex. In this context, accompanied by Dr. Mandeep K. Bhandari, Chief Executive Officer, Shri Mata Vaishni Devi Shrine Board, the Governor visited Ashvin Bhawan, Dhanvantri Bhawan, Aayush Bhawan, Sushruta Bhawan, Nivedita Bhawan, Charak Bhawan, Sanjeevani Bhawan and Aashray Bhawan. Buildings costing about Rs. 45 ...

 
 Ladakh News
No encroachment, DC Leh in touch with his HP counterpart: Gurezi
Srinagar, August 30, (Scoop News)-Minister of State for Sheep and Animal Husbandry, Nazir Ahmad Gurezi while replying, on behalf of Minister(I/c) Revenue, on a Calling Attention Notice of Nurboo Gialchan informed the House today that Sercho area of block Nyoma falls on the border of Leh and Himachal Pradesh (HP) and generally people cross over to either side for grazing their cattle. The Minister said that Deputy Commissioner Leh has been asked to pursue the matter vigorously to ensure that no permanent encroachment takes place in the area. Regarding the issue of demarcation of boundary between Leh and Himachal Pradesh, the Minister said that Deputy Commissioner is in touch with his cou...

OP Sadhbhavna A Module to Strengthen Awam and Jawan: Maj Gen Negi
Kargil,August 30, (Scoop News)- OP Sadhbhavna Programme is a module to strengthen the bond between the Jawan and Awam and to fulfill this aim Indian Army is organizing various Programmes like Medical Camps, Vetenary Camps, Sports Activities, Music Competitions etc and army has opened various Army Goodwill Schools, Women Welfare Centers etc in Border District Kargil. This was revealed by the GOC 8 Mountain Division Major General Jaiveer Negi while talking to our correspondent on the final day of Suru Valley National Integration Cultural Competition concluded at Captain Nongrum, MVC Auditorium Khumbathang Kargil. Out of Hundreds of Participants from more than 40 villages, Syed Zulfi ...

A&H department organizes one day Vegetable –cum-Fruit Exhibition
Leh, August 30, (Scoop News)- To encourage the farmers in agriculture, horticulture and floriculture sectors keeping in view the growing demands of vegetable and fruits in Leh, the Agriculture and Horticulture department organized a day long Vegetable –cum-Fruit Exhibition at Indoor Stadium, Leh today. The exhibition was inaugurated by CEC, LAHDC Rigzin Spalbar who was chief guest on the occasion while as Executive Councilor for Agriculture Sonam Dorjey was guest of honour on the occasion. Tremendous response of farmers was seen in the exhibition displaying variety of fruits like apric...

Early redressal of Kargil people’s demands on priority basis:Thupstan Chhewang
Kargil.August 30, (Scoop News)- MP Ladakh Thupstan Chhewang is on Kargil Tour nowadays and meted the delegations of people in various villages in Kargil. The MP has met people in Shargole, TSG, Sankoo, and Tai Suru Blocks and assured people of early redressal of their demands on priority basis. Inclusion of Roads in PMGSY, Installation of Mobile Tower, Granting of relief for the washed areas in 2010 Flash-Flood, Constructions of Community Hall and Bridges are the main and common demands of the villagers of these blocks. The MP also thanked the people for supporting and voting him during ...

Book “A Travel into the History of Purig” was released in Kargil
Kargil.August 30, (Scoop News)- For the first time in the history of Kargil (Purig), a internationally renowed author and Tibetologist Dr Dieter Schuh, Director, International Institute of Buddhist and Tibetan Studies, Andiast Switzerland and Ajaz Hussain Munshi (Curator Munshi Aziz Bhat Musuem on Central Asia Trade Kargil) has written a book named “A Travel in the History of Purik”. Former MP Ladakh Haji Ghulam Hassan Khan released the book during a grand function at Munshi Habibullah Mission School Kargil organized by Kargil Social and Cultural Organization (KASCO). During the funct...

Kyagar Thundel Tsogspa organizes 2 days Festival to promote tourism
Leh,August 29, (Scoop News)- Chief Executive Councilor, LAHDC Leh, Rigzin Spalbar today presided as the chief guest on the valedictory function of 2 days Kyagar Thundel Festival in Kyagar, Nubra. The festival was organised by the Kyagar Thundel Tsogspa with an aim to promote tourism in Sumoor and Kyagar villages of Nubra. Terming Tourism and Army an impermanent source of income in Ladakh, CEC stressed upon sustainable development in Ladakh which can be achieved only through land based economy and talking about the limitations of government jobs he urged upon the villagers and the youth...

Indian Army distributes esential items to locals of village Hunder
for community development
Partapur, (Siachen base) August 28,(Scoop News)_Indian Army’s Meiktila Gunners, at Partappur under aegis of Siachen Brigade handed over essential items for local population as part of community development programme at Hunder village, a defence spokesman said on Thursday . He said the aim of such events is primarily assistance in development of villages located in Nubra Valley. In such remote areas, and with limited resources, the local populace experience a shortfall of critical items which act as an impediment in progress. The spokesman said as part of the Sadbhavana Project Siachen Brigade, Meiktila Gunners procured and distributed items including oil cooker, pressure cooker,...

Army reaches out to releyiching village
Leh,August 28, (Scoop News)- Army’s Trishul Division organized a free medical, dental and veterinary camp under ‘Operation Sadbhavana’ on 28 August 2014 at a remote village Releyiching of Leh District in Eastern Ladakh. Medical and Dental Officers from Army provided specialist medical attention to the sick and poor populace of the region. The camp received an overwhelming response with over 49 patients attended the camp including women and children. Also special medical aid was provided to 63 domesticated animals of the village by the doctor. The villagers were given free medicines and advise on better health, hygiene and animal management. The formation also catered for ref...

 
 Debate
Has ISIS dug its own grave?
By Brig Anil Gupta ISIS, a splinter group of Al Qaeda, rose to prominence in the early half of this year due to its spectacular military successes capturing swathes of territory in Northern Iraq and threatening Baghdad. This supplemented its earlier similar success in parts of Syria. The world was awed with the professional manner in which Jihadists fighters of ISIS over came in rapid succession the Iraqi Army which in most cases either ran away or surrendered meekly. In the bargain, ISIS not only captured real estate but also war waging material left behind by the Iraqi Army and...

Legislative Council Resolution On Indo- Pak Dialogue
By B. L . Saraf The suspension of Foreign Secretary level talks between India and Pakistan has evoked mixed reactions across the political spectrum in the country and beyond . But, reaction in J &K , particularly in the Valley, has been rather severe . So much so that the legislative Council had to intervene and pass a resolution to impress upon India to resume the dialogue . Chief Minister Omar Abdullah has taken upon himself to raise the pitch and criticize Modi government for disruption in the dialogue proces...

Balraj Puri : A Man of Substance
By O.P. Sharma Balraj Puri, a multifaceted personality of Jammu had the distinction of being recipient of a “Padam Vibhushan” prestigious honored from the president of India. Puri was a prolific writer and had authored more than 35 books on different topics, penned numerous articles on politics, economic and social issues. He was a social and political activist and a champion of human rights as member of PUCL. Looking Back. Puri was one of the pioneer journalist from Jammu and Kashmir who started on June 27, 1942 an Urdu Weekly Kashmir Sansar and later edited Sach...

Omar is partially right
By Yash Bhasin During his visit to Jammu, the first one after becoming National President of BJP, Amit Shah gave call to the people of J&K to give go by to the dynastic rule and dynastic politics of Abdullas and Muftis. On his visit to R S Pura to personally assess the problems being faced by the people on the international border, due to constant and heavy Pak firing on Indian posts and even in civilian areas, which killed 2 members of a single Gujjar family and injuring 5 civilians, besides killing a BSF Jawan. The panic ridden border people have migrated to safer places, in camps where they are lodged by the administration. Amit Shah criticized the state governme...

JK Congress : All eyes on GN Azad
By Shafiq Mir Shattered with the recent worst ever debacle in parliamentary elections in India, the Jammu and Kashmir Congress men are looking only towards former Chief Minister and union health minister Ghulam Nabi Azad to sail the sinking ship. And it seems to be the only option with Congress that he can drag this ship safely to the coast if not up to the harbor at least. A senior Congress leader told this journalist that though he does not belong to Azad faction, but “ it is fact that only Ghulam Nabi Azad can safely sail the sinking ship of Congress in the present situation”, saying that despite being power in the past six years they (Congress men) have nothing to propag...

Turmoil in the Neighborhood: The border rattles
Brig Anil Gupta While Nawaz Sharif is in a mess in the neighbouring Pakistan, the Pakistan Army is having the last laugh. But the tremors are being felt in the border belt of Jammu where innocent civilians who have no stake at all in the ongoing turmoil in the neighbourhood are paying a heavy price for the same. Loss of precious lives, cattle, damage to property, constant fear psychosis and the fear of unknown has forced them to leave their hearths and move to make shift camps. The youth is the worst sufferer because of the closure of educational institutions and their inability ...

Merits of Ali Geelani’s Advice
Dr. Syed Nazir Gilani Chairman Hurriyat (G) Syed Ali Shah Geelani has appealed chairman Tehreek-e-Insaf Imran Khan and Awami Tahreek Tahir-ul-Qadri that they should adopt the ways of understanding and negotiation instead of hostility and confrontation. He has genuinely expressed his anguish and concern over the internal situation of Pakistan pushed to a precipice by these agitations. It is highly appreciable concern by a leader of his standing and understanding. Before one could attempt a critical appreciation of the appeal, one has to take into account another more se...

AFSPA and Omar Abdulla
Dr. Syed Nazir Gilani On 5 May 2014 Ex-President of PaK General Sardar Mohammad Anwar Khan proposed my name at the one-Day International Conference on Kashmir organised by Kashmir American Council at a local hotel in Islamabad Pakistan for the position of Plebiscite Advisor to the Government of PaK to assist in carrying forward the constitutional duty of the Government of PaK and Government of Pakistan under UNCIP Resolutions for holding a Plebiscite. The Constitutional duty to appoint a Plebiscite Advisor is provided in Section 8 of “Azad Jammu and Kashmir Government Act 19...

 Jammu News
Governor briefs President
Jammu, September 01, (Scoop News)- Shri N. N. Vohra, Governor of J&K, briefed the President, Shri Pranab Mukherjee, regarding all important issues relating to the State. The President, on a two day visit to the State, presided over the 14th Convocation of the Jammu University today afternoon. The Governor particularly briefed the President about the obtaining and emerging internal and external security situation, status of various important Socio-economic development schemes and programmes, issues of governance and the challenges facing the education and health sectors. Sh....

President arrives to a 2day visit
Jammu,September 01, (Scoop News)- The President of India, Pranab Mukherjee who arrived here today was received at Technical Airport by Governor, J&K, N N Vohra, Chief Minister, Omar Abdullah, Deputy Chief Minister, Tara Chand and Cabinet Ministers, A R Rather and Sham Lal Sharma besides Chief Secretary, Mohammad Iqbal Khandey, GOC Northern Command Lt Gen, D S Hooda, DGP, K Rajendra, Deputy Commissioner and SSP Jammu were also present in the reception. The President’s entourage comprised of high officials including Thomas Mathew, Additional Secretary to President, Venu Raja M...

Focus of Govt to boost horticulture production across State:Bhalla
Jammu, September 01, (Scoop News)- Minister for Horticulture, Culture, Housing, Youth Services and Sports Raman Bhalla laid the foundation stone of Horticulture Development Officer’s Office-Cum-Mallis hut (HDOCMH) at Government Fruit Plant Nursery at Muralia. Vice Chancellor SKUAST-J, Prof. Predeep K. Sharma, Secretary Horticulture and Floriculture Sanjeev Verma, Director Horticulture Mr Anil Kumar Sharma, Director Research V.K.Wali besides other senior officer of Horticulture Department, Sarpanchs, Panchs and fruit growers in large numbers were present on the occasion. After laying foundation stone, the Minister stressed the need to establish the model nursery in the area so that the sh...

BJP spreading falsehood: Mianul Haque
Nagrota,September 01, (Scoop News)- A meeting of Congress workers, Sarpanchs, Panchs and prominent citizens of Nagrota constituency was held today, which was attended by Secretary AICC, Incharge J&K Mianul Haque-MLA. While addressing the meeting Mr. Haque said that the people of the country have understood the game plan of BJP and its leaders who were out to mislead the masses by spreading false and hallow slogans and also made narrow and communal approach to garner support in the Lok Sabha elections. The result of recently held bye elections in various states indicate that the people have understood the game plan of BJP. He further said that narrow and sectarian ideologies div...

Congress alone can better serve the interest of all sections of the society: Mula Ram
Jammu,September 01, (Scoop News)- Former Minister and Vice President PCC Mr. Mula Ram has said that Congress alone can better serve the interest of all sections of the society and lead the state to the path of peace, progress and prosperity. Addressing series of meetings at Village Dabey, Kala Kan, Gurah Pattan and Doomi in Raipur Domana Constituency, he said that Congress party is the only secular force acceptable in all three regions and has emerged strong because of people’s support to its policies and programmes and it will lead the State to peace, progress and prosperity. He said that Congress led UPA Government had provided liberal funds to our State and tremendous devel...

6th Annual Harmukh Ganga (Ganbal) Yatra 2014 commences
Kashmiri Pandits from different parts join Gangbal Yatra in Kashmir
Naran Naag (Gandherbal), September 01, (Scoop News)- The 6th annual yatra for Historic Harmukh Ganga (Gangbal) Yatra 2014, which was started in 2009 after 100 years at the mountainous North East Harmukh Range, 14500 ftmabove sea level, commenced here today amid religious enthusiasm by\ Kashmiri Pandits. Many Kashmiri Pandit pilgrims today joined the 6th Annual Harmukh Ganga (Gangbal) Yatra 2014 organised by Harmukh Ganga (Gangbal) Trust (HGGT) the sole trust authorized to organize the Gangbal Yatra. The Kashmiri Pandit pilgrims who arrived in Srinagar on August 31st from all over...

BJP to end dynastic rule, setup corruption free: Khanna
Jammu, September 01, (Scoop News)- Addressing a meeting of prominent leaders and party activists at Srinagar on the last leg of his two day visit of Kashmir, Member of Parliament & BJP J&K Prabhari Avinash Rai Khanna asked them to devote more time to reach every nook and corner of the valley to mobilize public opinion in favour of the party keeping in mind that BJP has set mission 44+ and we have to form government in J&K on our own. “BJP’s resolve is very clear that we are committed to end dynastic rule, provide corruption free, fear free and development oriented government in the state...

BJP extends full support to agitating PHE employees
Jammu, September 01, (Scoop News)-Jammu-Poonch Parliamentary Incahrge Yudhvir Sethi has appealed the government to consider the just and the reasonable demands of ITI Diploma holders, Non-ITI, casual labours and All Daily Wagers of PHE who are dharna and Panjtirthi for last two days. In a statement,he said that the demands of the agitating employees of the PHE are genuine and very reasonable. The government has been making a promises and extending assurances to them but has not kept its promise and employees have been forced to go on strike and take the matter to streets. Their demands of enhancing their wage and other allowances and for making those daily wagers permanent who have putting...

 
 Kashmir News
Geelani, Mirwaiz condole death of Balraj Puri
Srinagar, September 1,(Scoop News)-Expressing profound grief and regret over the demise of noted journalist, author and prominent human rights activist, Balraj Puri,APHC leader Mirwaiz Umar Farooq has paid rich tributes to the deceased for his contributions in various sectors of public life. Conveying his condolence to his son Luv Puri, Mirwaiz said that Balraj Puri a noted voice of Jammu was a close friend of Mirwaiz family, adding, whenever he would visit Kashmir he would meet Mirwaiz Mohamamd Farooq and exchange their views on various subjects. APHC leader said that after the assassination of Mirwaiz Mohammad Farooq and founding of Hurriyat Conference, Mr. Puri would visit K...

Ganderbal Distt plan pegged at Rs. 74.32 cr
Sagar asks officers to pace up dev schemes
Ganderbal,September 01, (Scoop News)-Minister for Rural Development and Panchayats, Ali Mohammad Sagar today directed the officers to ensure that fast pacing of various schemes is undertaken by the Government for the holistic development of the State so that they are implemented fully and people get benefits from these. The Minister was addressing officers during the District Development Board meeting of Ganderbal which was convened under his chairmanship. The board approved the district plan at Rs. 74.32 crore. The board meeting was attended by Minister for Forests, Mian Altaf, Member Parliament, Tariq Hamid Karra, MLC, Sheikh Ghulam Rasool, District Development Commissioner Ganderba...

Regular Highway Status updates on new android software: IGP Traffic
Srinagar, September 01, (Scoop News)-The Inspector General of Police Traffic, J&K, through a press release has informed the public in general and motorists in particular that Traffic Police has introduced an Android Software “JK Traffic Police NHW” which can be downloaded for free from Google Play Store/Android market. The Software which has been got developed for Traffic NHW Ramban will provide regular Highway status updates, general do’s & don’ts for drivers and other road users, Contact numbers of the Police, vulnerable areas/interims of accident prone areas etc. The IGP has further said that Traffic Police National Highway has also introduced Close User Group (CUG) system–pub...

9 injured in road mishaps
Man injured in bear attack
Srinagar, September 01, (Scoop News)- Nine persons were injured in different road accidents across the valley. A motorcycle bearing registration number JK03/8638 collided with Tata 407 vehicle bearing registration number JK01F/3610 at Halmulla in the jurisdiction of police station Bijbehara Anantnag, resulting in injuries to the motorcyclist Syed Altaf and pillion Syed Aadil residents of Magam Kokernag. Both the injured persons have been shifted to Hospital for treatment. Bijbehara police has registered a case in this regard. Meanwhile, an Eon car met with an accident at Wussan crossing Tangmarg resulting in injuries to two persons including the driver of the car. Both the injured we...

Minor dies, 01 injured in road accidents
Srinagar, August 31, (Scoop News)- A minor died while another person was injured in two separate road accidents across the valley. An Alto car bearing registration number JK13A/7134 hit a 3 year old boy Faiq Farooq son of Farooq Ahmad Malik resident of Katipora Yaripora at Katipora, in the jurisdiction of Police Station Yaripora, Kulgam, resulting in his on spot death. The driver along with his car fled away from the spot. However, when he reached Kanjikulla Yaripora, a violent mob set ablaze his vehicle. Police arrested the driver and registered a case in this regard. Meanwhile, a Sumo bearing registration number JK05B/0285 driven by Idrees Ahmad son of Abdul Rashid Awan resident of S...

Police arrests motorcyclist in Pulwama
2 knives and 03 cell phones recovered from him
Srinagar, August 31, (Scoop News)- Pulwama police in a swift action arrested the motorcyclist who fled away from a petrol pump brandishing a knife to the salesman after fueling his motorcycle, at Parigam. A petrol pump owner reported to Pulwama police that during the intervening night of 28/29-08-2014 an unknown person came on motorcycle bearing registration number JK01H/6505 at his Petrol Pump at Parigaam, Pulwama. After fueling the bike with petrol for Rs. 1000 the motorcyclist brandished a knife to the salesman and fled away from the spot without payment. Police registered a case in this regard and launched a search for the motorcyclist. Yesterday police struck a clue and arrested ...

India-Pakistan needs to fight internal enemies jointly: Tarigami
Both the countries must act for cessation of hostilities on border
Srinagar, August 31, (Scoop News)- Stressing for the need to set dialogue process in motion, State Secretary CPI (M), Mohammad Yousuf Tarigami today said the recent diplomatic break off between India and Pakistan is a blow to the peace process aimed at normalization of relations between to neighbouring countries. Addressing a public rally at Mantribugh in Shopian district, Tarigami said skirmishes on LoC in terms of ceasefire violations is most unfortunate and a step backwards in the context of the growing public urge for peace and tranquility in the region. Tarigami said the dialogue process should not be held hostage to the domestic considerations in the two neighboring countries....

Parra expresses concern over latest arrest spree in Kashmir
Srinagar, August 31, (Scoop News)- Terming the chief minister, Omar Abdullah as the main enemy of Kashmiri youth Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) youth president, Waheed-ur-Rehman Parra has said instead of having done anything better for young population the chief minister has been working on a dangerous mission to make them feel insecure both in-and-outside the state. “Whether in Jammu & Kashmir or outside the state the youth have faced torture, abuse and humiliation during last more than five years of Omar Abdullah’s government,” he said in a statement. Expressing concern over the latest arrest spree across Kashmir valley particularly in Pulwama district, Parra said the government can...

 
 Other Stories
Analyze negative dimension of poll boycott,
otherwise people will never forgive propagating wrong policies: Vakil to Hurriyat
Rafiabad September 01, (Scoop News)- Vakil cautioned Hurriyat leadership that propagation of the poll boycott will definitely help BJP and its allies in the whole state because BJP has succeeded in making inroads in the Kashmir region as well after Parliament elections with the connivance of some so called nationalist elements. He said that these so called nationalist people have a single motive to gain wealth and power for securing luxury life style for themselves and have no sympathy with the people of Jammu and Kashmir. He said that it is the duty of the Hurriyat leaders to analyze every negative dimension of poll boycott otherwise people will never forgive them for propagating wro...

DBN Vidya Mandir celebrates its foundation day
Jammu, September 01, (Scoop News)- 52nd foundation of Dewan Vidya Mandir Amarvilla was celebrated in the premises of school here on Monday. The celebration started with hoisting of school flag by Leela Karan Sharma. He took the salute at the march past. A colourful cultural programme also presented on the occasion. The other highlights of the day long programme were prayer and patriotic songs, dances to the tune of some songs. A dance sequence by the students was the eye catchers which enthralled the audience. Besides, speeches and skits were also presented on this occasion. Speaking on...

Ramzan for timely completion of R&B projects
23 schemes being executed in Handwara Constituency
Srinagar, September 01, (Scoop News)-As many as 23 schemes amounting to Rs. 59.14 crore are being executed under R&B sector in Handwara Constituency. Of them 15 are being executed under PMGSY, 3 by JK PCC and 5 under projectization programme. This information was given in a meeting convened here today under the chairmanship of Minister for CA&PD and Transport, Choudhary Mohammad Ramzan, to review the pace of progress on these schemes. Taking detailed review of progress project-wise and scheme-wise, the Minister directed the executing agencies to accelerate the pace of construction on the under-execution projects ensuring their timely completion. He laid stress for ensuring quality of wo...

Gul distributes certificates among players
Srinagar, September 01, (Scoop News)-Speaker Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Assembly, Mubarak Gul distributed certificates among the participants who had participated in the Kashmir Gold Cup (Taekwon-Do)-2013. The function was held in the lawns of Legislative Assembly Srinagar. While interacting with the players, Gul congratulated them for bringing laurels to the State, especially for winning such a good number of gold medals for J&K State at various national and international championships. He hoped that the players of the State will continue to excel on national and international level. Gul also congratulated the organizers/J&K National Sports Club which organized the events on the ...

Many Youth Joins BJP : Kr. Rajeev
Jammu, September 01, (Scoop News)- State Training Cell BJP organized a program at Gadi Garh Jammu under the leadership of its State Convener - Kr. Rajeev Charak. Dozens of youth joined the party during the program. The youth were welcomed & Garlanded by BJYM Jammu District President – Ishant Gupta. BJYM District General Secretary – Ajay Chalotra, BJYM Satwari Mandal President – Ricky Raina and General Secretary – Sanjay Sharma, District President BJP Muslim Morcha – Basheer Ahmed Khatana & Satwari Mandal Convener Panchayat Raj Cell – Karanveer Singh also graced the meeting. Welcoming the new entrants into party folds BJP State convener Training cell BJP – Kr. Rajeev Charak said Congress pa...

BJP will organize parivartan yatra in gandhinagar assembly : Rajesh
Jammu, September 01, (Scoop News)- BJYM holds meet to discuss about the arrangements for organizing Parivartan Yatra in Gandhinagar assembly in connection with the State wide Parivartan Yatra. The Meeting was chaired by BJP Jammu District President – Rajesh Gupta. District BJP Vice Presidents – Vinay gupta & Vikram Randhawa, District BJP General Secretary – Jaideep Sharma, Gandhinagar BJP Mandal President – Tarseem Choudhary, BJYM State Vice President – Bharat Sharma, BJYM State Genreal Secretary – Ajay Pargal, BJYM Jammu District President – Ishant Gupta, BJYM State Spokesperson – Dr. Gurpreet Singh, BJYM State Executive Member Ankush Mahajan, Kulveer Charak, Daler Singh, Ronik Sharma,...

2day Kashmiri conference concludes
Banihal, August 31 (Scoop News)- The two day 35th Annual Conference on Kashmiri organized by the Adbee Markaz Kamraj(AMK) concluded at the Government Higher Secondary School, Banihal today. The conference started with the recitation of Holy Quran and a Natiya Kalam in presence of prominent writers, poets and dignitaries from several parts of J&K and New Delhi. During the conference more than 150 poets and writers read out their Shairs, Gazals etc. On the occasion three more books-Soofi Shayri Te Rind Shamas (A Monograph) written by Zahir Banihali, Boyne Sheja...

TATA appoints JWT as creative agency for global brand campaign
Jammu ,August 31, (Scoop News)- Tata Sons Limited, the principal investment holding company of the Tata group, has appointed JWT as the creative agency for its global brand campaign. The campaign will seek to present three core messagingcorridors about the Tata brand–Tata is global, Tata is trustworthy and Tata is a good corporate citizen. "This is an extraordinary time for the Tata brand," said Gustavo Martinez, Global President, JWT (and 2015 incoming Chairman and CEO). "This is one of the great corporate stories that deserves to be better known and understood across the globe. We look forward to harnessing JWT's expertise to make sure that global markets recognize the extremel...

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