From Across the Jammu,Kashmir and Ladakh

SC issues notice to J&K on plea challenging ex-CM Mehbooba Mufti’s detention under PSA

The Supreme Court on Wednesday sought response of the Jammu and Kashmir administration on a plea challenging former J&K chief minister Mehbooba Mufti’s detention under the Public Safety Act. A bench…

Tributes paid to DySP Aman Thakur on martyrdom day

Rich tributes were paid to martyr DySP Aman Kumar Thakur on his first martyrdom day near Clock Tower, here. A large number of people hailing from village Saraz assembled near Clock…

Entertainment

Lost dog walks into police station to report himself ‘missing’, plays with cops before returning home

Some incredible scenes were witnessed at a police station in Texas this week. A German Shepherd that ran away from his home in the middle of the night managed to reached…

Bollywood Director Prakash Jha inaugurates Sculptor Vikas Dogra’s art show in Mumbai

Bollywood Director, actor, writer and producer Prakash Jha inaugurated sculptor Vikas Dogra’s new Group Show titled “Eternal Bliss” at Jehangir Art Gallery, Mumbai. The art show curated by Vikas Dogra…

Sports

Kiren Rijiju inaugurates 1st Khelo India Winter Games in Leh, Ladakh

The Minister of State (MoS) for Youth Affairs and Sports, Kiren Rijiju on Tuesday inaugurated the first-ever Khelo India Winter Games at Leh in the Union Territory of Ladakh. The Ministry…

Technologies

ISRO to launch geo imaging satellite on March 5

The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) on Wednesday said that GSLV-F10 will launch geo imaging satellite, GISAT-1, from Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikota on March 5. The launch is scheduled…

World

Global recession likely if coronavirus becomes pandemic, says Moody’s

A global recession is likely if coronavirus becomes a pandemic, and the odds of that are uncomfortably high and rising with infections surging in Italy and Korea, Moody’s Analytics said on…

Business

Rupee rises 11 paise to 71.74 against US dollar in early trade

The Indian rupee appreciated by 11 paise to 71.74 against the US dollar in early trade on Wednesday. At the interbank foreign exchange the rupee opened at 71.76 and touched a…

Tourism

Pre-paid system for hiring ponies, pithoos, palkis completes one year of operation

The hi-tech computerised pre-paid management system, integrated with CCTV cameras and videoconferencing facilities, for hiring ponies, pithoos and palkis (palanquins), which was launched by the Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine Board…

Religion

Ram Lalla to be shifted before temple construction begins

The Ram Lalla statue at the makeshift Ram Janmabhoomi temple will be shifted to another site near Manas Bhawan, when the construction of the Ram temple begins. The head priest…

Lifestyle

Kangana”s 1st look as Air Force pilot in ”Tejas” goes viral

Kangana Ranauts first look as an Air Force pilot in her upcoming flick “Tejas” has taken the internet by storm. On Monday morning, Ronnie Screwvala”s production house RSVP movies shared…

Women

44TH INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY celebrated at SKPA Udhampur

Jammu, March 08:  Sher-i-Kashmir Police Academy Udhampur today on 8th of March 2019 celebrated 44h  International Women’s Day in collaboration with J&K Football Association and Sports Wing of Armed Police…

Science

India’s 18K sq km reservoir surface area has potential to generate 280 GW solar energy

  Reservoirs with cumulative (surface) area of 18,000 square kilometers in India have the potential to generate 280 GW of solar energy through floating solar photovoltaic, a report has said.…

Education

In conversation with VC Central university , Jammu, Prof Ashok Aima

    Mohd Shahid Khan Vice Chancellor  Central University, Jammu, Ashok Aima said that the University is on the way to become the hub of research, vocational courses and technology…

Fashion

Meditation may be associated with specific brain connection changes: Study

The subjective feeling of well-being experienced by many people with the practice of meditation is associated with specific changes in the brain, according to a study which may lead to better…

History

Fadnavis remembers ‘encouraging, energetic’ Bal Thackeray on 94th birth anniversary

Former Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis on Thursday remembered Shiv Sena founder Bal Thackeray on his 94th birth anniversary. Taking to Twitter, the BJP leader wrote, “Strict but loving, encouraging and…