Day: November 4, 2018

Campaigns make final push to galvanize voters for midterms

TEMPE, Ariz.— The Republican, Rep. Martha McSally, wore a maroon-and-gold Arizona State University T-shirt and jeans as she belted out the national anthem at the school’s homecoming game Saturday. The Democrat, Rep. Kyrsten Sinema, wore a canary-yellow dress and 8-inch platform shoes with cactus applique as she presided […]

Report: Spice Girls to reunite for tour, but without Beckham

LONDON— A report says the Spice Girls are about to give fans what they really, really want: a reunion. The Sun newspaper said Saturday that the 1990s girl group is about to announce a new tour, but without original member Victoria “Posh Spice” Beckham. The newspaper says the […]

Khashoggi’s fiancée asks Trump to press Saudis for his body

WASHINGTON — The Turkish fiancée of Jamal Khashoggi called Friday for President Donald Trump’s help in pressuring Saudi Arabia to reveal the location of the slain journalist’s body, even as she criticized the U.S. administration for its dealings with the kingdom. Hatice Cengiz made her appeal in a […]

Aid workers enter remote Syrian camp for 1st time

DAMASCUS, Syria— U.N. officials and volunteers from the Syrian Arab Red Crescent offered children vaccinations and distributed desperately needed aid on Sunday, the first such assistance to reach thousands in a remote camp for the displaced on Syria’s border with Jordan since January. Residents said that humanitarians from […]

Activists urge deep scrutiny of China at U.N. rights gathering this week

GENEVA – Activists called for U.N. member states to pressure China this week to account for alleged human rights violations, including the suspected mass detention of one million Muslim Uighurs in far-western Xinjiang province. China’s record will be examined by the U.N. Human Rights Council on Tuesday, the […]

No laxity of officials will be tolerated: Advisor Ganai

open view web desk SRINAGAR, NOVEMBER 04: The Divisional Commissioner Kashmir, Baseer Ahmad Khan has been asked to monitor the restoration of essential services, especially power supply, affected by the unprecedented snowfall in the valley and initiate disciplinary action against the Government officials showing laxity in performing their […]

Snowfall Aftermath: Governor orders immediate restoration of essential services

open view web desk JAMMU, NOVEMBER 04: Governor Satya Pal Malik this morning took stock of the situation arising due to heavy snowfall in Kashmir valley and winter zone of Jammu division. The Governor is personally monitoring the situation and has issued instructions to the PDD and PWD […]

Canadian Emergency System being used for power restoration: Hridesh Kumar

open view web desk SRINAGAR, NOVEMBER 04: Commissioner Secretary PDD, Hridesh Kumar today briefed the media persons that the State Government has procured latest emergency system from Canada for quick Power Restoration work in the Valley. “Due to the recent and unprecedented snowfall, four HT towers have fallen […]

Surinsar Mansar Development Authority organised Folk festival under Sunday activity

open view web desk JAMMU NOVEMBER 04: Surinsar Mansar Development Authority organised Folk festival under Sunday activity. Bhajan Sandhya dedicated to devotional songs was the highlight of the folk festival. Local cultural group of Ram Ditta and party presented tourists with a range of devotional songs in praise […]

Advisor Kumar visits Civil Secretariat, inspects Darbar Move arrangements

open view web desk JAMMU, NOVEMBER 04: In view of re-opening of offices in connection with annual Durbar Move in winter capital of the state, Advisor to Governor, K. Vijay Kumar visited Civil Secretariat today and inspected all the offices including high level officers and their establishment wings. […]

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