Day: March 9, 2019

PM interacts with recipients of Nari Shakti Puraskar

open view news desk The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, today met and interacted with the recipients of the Nari Shakti Puraskar. The Prime Minister congratulated the award winners for their achievements. He said their work is an inspiration for others, and exhorted them to go even further […]

PM congratulates people for getting their own State Doordarshan channels on DD Free Dish

open view news desk The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi has congratulated people for getting their State Doordarshan channels on DD Free Dish for the first time. “Glad to note that Prasar Bharati has brought 11 more State DD Channels on the Satellite footprint of India through DD […]

MoS Dr Jitendra Singh dedicates two Inter-State road projects in the North-East

open view news desk The Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) Development of North Eastern Region (DoNER), MoS PMO, Personnel, Public Grievances, Pensions, Atomic Energy and Space, Dr Jitendra Singh dedicated two Inter-State road projects in the North-Eastern Region, through video conferencing at a function here today. The […]

AP Explains: What Facebook’s ‘privacy vision’ really means

NEW YORK  — Mark Zuckerberg’s abrupt Wednesday declaration of a new ”privacy vision ” for social networking was for many people a sort of Rorschach test. Looked at one way, the manifesto read as an apology of sorts for Facebook’s history of privacy transgressions, and suggested that the social network […]

4 held for trafficking drugs in J&K

Jammu, Mar 9: Four persons have been arrested in separate incidents in Jammu and Kashmir and huge quantity of narcotics was seized from them, police said Saturday. Imtiyaz Ahmad (27), a resident of Karyote-Thanamandi, was arrested under Narcotics Drugs and Psychotropic Substances (NDPS) Act in Rajouri district, a police […]

Bid to smuggle cigarettes outside J-K foiled

Jammu, Mar 9:  Sleuths of the Excise Department Saturday foiled an attempt of tax evaders to smuggle cigarettes, weighing around 1,200 kilograms, outside the state when they intercepted a truck at Lakhanpur toll plaza in Kathua district of Jammu and Kashmir, officials said. “Cigarettes attract toll tax at […]

Pakistan violates ceasefire along LoC in J-K’s Rajouri

Jammu, Mar 9: Pakistani troops violated ceasefire along the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir’s Rajouri district on Saturday, a defence spokesperson said. At about 6.00 pm, Pakistani Army initiated unprovoked ceasefire violation by shelling with mortars and firing of small arms in Sunderbani sector, he said. […]