Day: October 16, 2018

India aims to cut stubble burning in key states by 70 percent, but experts sceptical

NEW DELHI – India aims to reduce stubble burning, a major source of pollution during the winter months, by 70 percent in its top two farm states this year, a top government official said on Tuesday, but experts questioned whether the target was credible. Stubble burning in Punjab […]


Govt invites nominations for State Awards-2019

open view web desk SRINAGAR, OCTOBER 16: The Government has invited nominations for the grant of State Awards, for the year2019, on theeve of Republic Day. According to a notification issued by the General Administration Department (GAD), the nominations/recommendations of eligible persons/ organizations, along with citation(s), brief bio-data […]

IGP reviews security scenario ahead of Durbar move

open view web desk JAMMU, OCTOBER 16: Inspector General of Police Security, Alok Kumar today reviewed the security scenario ahead of bi-annual move of civil secretariat and other offices to the winter capital here at a meeting attended by senior officers from Police/Security Forces and Civil Administration. The […]

Joint team inspects Private coaching Centres

open view web desk JAMMU, OCTOBER 16: An inspection team of Directorate of School Education Jammu today conducted surprise checking of the private Tuition/ coaching centers here in main city areas. The team comprising Joint Director School Education Jammu, Latif Choudhary, Personnel Officer, Directorate of School Education Jammu, […]

Div Com Jammu reviews progress of dev projects in Reasi

open view web desk REASI, OCTOBER 16: Divisional Commissioner Jammu today took stock of developmental projects, ordered road safety audition and promotion of local craft in the district here at a review meeting. He suggested developing heritage gardens around district administration centre with plantation of traditional plant species. […]