Government imposes ban on sale of loose cigarettes, beedies, tobacco in JK

Government imposes ban on sale of loose cigarettes, beedies, tobacco in JK

With a view to discourage the consumption of cigarettes and tobacco by the people, especially the younger generation, the Government has put a complete ban on the sale of loose cigarettes, loose beedies and loose tobacco in the State with immediate effect.

Dy AG Qadri resigns

Dy AG Qadri resigns

Advocate Tufail Qadri has resigned as deputy Advocate General and submitted the resignation to law department through Advocate General.

JK properties outside: ‘1381 kanal land under illegal occupation’

JK properties outside: ‘1381 kanal land under illegal occupation’

Government of Jammu and Kashmir Friday admitted that a huge chunk of land and immovable properties of the State at New Delhi, Amritsar, Chandigarh and Haryana are under unauthorized occupation, but said steps have been taken by the Department of Hospitality and Protocol to reclaim and retrieve these properties at an earliest.

Inclusion of Lassipora in backward list under examination: Sajad

The Minister for Social Welfare Sajad Gani Lone today said the state commission for backward classes has examined the socio-economic backwardness of the villages of Khansahib constituency, which include Dreygam, Kremshore, Shamsabad, Parnew, Falchill Dachan, Kandoora Parthan.

CS holds video conference with DCs to review NPR, Aadhaar status

Chief Secretary, B R Sharma on Friday held a video conference with DCs to review district wise status of National Population Register (NPR) enrolment and Aadhaar generation in J&K.

Ensure transparency in Anantnag bye-poll: Dy CEC to admin

Deputy Chief Election Commissioner of India, Sandeep Saxena, chaired a meeting of officers here in south Kashmir on Friday to review the preparedness regarding the upcoming bye-elections for the Anantnag Assembly constituency.

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Why did 'Raman Raghav 2.0' leave Nawazuddin disturbed?

Why did 'Raman Raghav 2.0' leave Nawazuddin disturbed?

Nawazuddin Siddiqui is earning plaudits for his act as a notorious serial killer in "Raman Raghav 2.

Johnny Depp's lawyer responds to Amber Heard's abuse allegations

Johnny Depp's lawyer responds to Amber Heard's abuse allegations

Johnny Depp's lawyer has responded to the actor's estranged wife Amber Heard’s domestic abuse allegations, saying that her request for a temporary restraining order and financial support "appears to be in response to the negative media attention she received earlier this week".

Zareen credits Bollywood innings to Salman Khan

Zareen credits Bollywood innings to Salman Khan

Actress Zareen Khan has attributed her Bollywood career to superstar Salman Khan.

Irrfan Khan, Big B's clash at box office averted

Irrfan Khan's “Madaari”, which was releasing alongside megastar Amitabh Bachchan's “TE3N” on June 10, has been pushed forward.

'Bajirao Mastani' leads IIFA nomination pack

Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh starrer "Bajirao Mastani" has scored a maximum of eight nominations at the 17th edition of the NEXA International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Awards, scheduled to take place in Madrid, Spain next month.

Boys preferred over girls for free heart treatment: Study

Highlighting the apparent gender bias in northern India, fewer girl children suffering from congenital heart diseases are brought for treatment in comparison to boys even when the treatment is provided free of cost, finds a new study.

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