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Will talk to Shah if needed, fisherman to be released, says Bangla minister

BSF jawan’s killing KOLKATA, Oct 19: Exuding confidence that the recent killing of a BSF jawan by a Bangladeshi border guard won’t have an impact on bilateral ties, the neighbouring country’s Home Minister Asaduzzaman Khan said on Saturday he would talk to his Indian counterpart Amit Shah, if needed, to “defuse the situation”. Khan also […] Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

20 Oct 2019 3:02 am
LG festive campaign launched at Wave Mall

Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Oct 19: With festive season around the corner, LG Electronics India come up with unique concept of try and buy for its consumers. At Wave Mall here, LG India will be displaying its completeair solution range including Residential ACs hot and cold series, along with ceiling fan and air purifier. The consumers […] Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

20 Oct 2019 3:00 am
Yudhvir inaugurates Suzukis two-wheeler dealership

Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Oct 19: BJP General Secretary Yudhvir Sethi inaugurated M/s Mayank Automobiles, a Suzuki’s two-wheeler authorized sales and Service Sub Dealership here at Lower Roop Nagar, E.W.S Colony. Members of Two Wheeler Association, Jammu, Ajay Singh Chandel, P.S Maan, Vishambar Dass, Lokesh Kapoor and Anil Bhan, Proprietor of the dealership were also present. […] Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

20 Oct 2019 3:00 am
Peaks Auto launches Arena-S Presso

Excelsior Correspondent SUNDERBANI, Oct 19: Peaks Auto Thanda Pani launched much awaited new Arena-S Presso car. On the occasion, Additional Deputy Commi-ssioner (ADC) Sunderbani Vinod Kumar Benhal was the chief guest, who unveiled the car in presence of Retd Block Medical Officer (BMO) Dr Khem Raj Sharma, Branch Manager J&K Bank Balshama Rakesh Kumar Sharma, […] Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

20 Oct 2019 3:00 am
Ishan, Mukesh among 8 winners on Day-2

4th 6 Red Balls C’ship Excelsior Sports Correspondent JAMMU, Oct 19: Ishan Choudhary, Mukesh Kapahi and Aman Sharma were among eight cueists who scripted victories on Day-2 of the ongoing 4th Six Red Balls Championship, being organised by the Jammu and Kashmir Billiards and Snooker Association at Billiards Hall, MA Stadium, here. Ishan Choudhary defeated […] Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

20 Oct 2019 2:02 am
MHAC Nagbani hosts U-19 Roller Skating Championship

Excelsior Sports Correspondent JAMMU, Oct 19: MHAC Nagbani organised Cluster Level Skating Championship (U-19) both boys and girls, which concluded in the school premises here today. DAV Schools of Jalandhar, Ludhiana & J&K participated in this Championship. Principal of the host School, Sween Puri welcomed the participants hailing from various schools along with their coaches. […] Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

20 Oct 2019 2:02 am
Apple Terrorism

Brig Anil Gupta Pakistan, its proxies and sympathisers had hoped that post 05 August there would be a mass uprising and blood bath in Kashmir Valley and the adjoining areas south of Pir Panjal drawing the attention of the entire world thus justifying Pakistan’s stand on Kashmir. But to their dismay nothing like that happened. […] Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

20 Oct 2019 12:31 am
Grateful to be an alchemist for present day working women

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, who completes 25 years in show business, says she is grateful for the “unfading love” of fans that has helped her be “a bit of an alchemist” in the evolution of “us as women”. Aishwarya has been a part of the entertainment industry since she won the Miss World title in 1994, […] Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

20 Oct 2019 12:30 am
Nothing substantial to offer

LAAL KAPTAAN is the story of revenge spanning a couple of decades. The year is 1789, 25 years after Battle of Buxar. Hunter (Saif Ali Khan) is a Naga Sadhu whos looking for a man called Rehmat Khan (Manav Vij). Through Noor Bibi (Sonakshi Sinha), Hunter finds out that Rehmat is a governor of a […] Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

20 Oct 2019 12:27 am
In search of roots in Muzaffarabad

Amardeep Singh Postman to my father, Sunder Singh, this is a strange postcard and I believe it is for you. With a two line address that just read Sunder Singh, Gorakhpur, it could only be a divine intervention that the postcard sent from Rawalpindi (Pakistan), found its way to my father in Gorakhpur (India). In […] Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

20 Oct 2019 12:25 am
Snowfall in Gulmarg and other areas of Kashmir

SRINAGAR: Gulmarg and other areas in the higher regions of Kashmir received snowfall on Friday and rains lashed the plains, plummeting the temperature across the valley, a meteorological department official said. The high altitude ares of Kashmir, including the higher regions of the skiing resort Gulmarg in Baramulla district in the north, received snowfall that […] Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

19 Oct 2019 7:30 pm
PM meets Bollywood stars, discusses ways to celebrate Gandhis 150th birth anniversary

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday met Bollywood actors and filmmakers, including Shah Rukh Khan and Aamir Khan, to discuss initiatives to mark the 150th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi. In an interaction with them at his official residence here, the Prime Minister said several people from the world of films and television […] Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

19 Oct 2019 7:30 pm
Mental adjustments key to Rohits success as Test opener: Rathour

RANCHI: India’s batting coach Vikram Rathour on Saturday attributed Rohit Sharma’s success as Test opener, in the ongoing series against South Africa, to mental adjustments. Rohit continued his sensational run with his third hundred of the series, powering India to 224 for three after a top-order collapse in the third and final game against South […] Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

19 Oct 2019 4:40 pm
Researchers develop new method to identify aggressive tumours: Study

STOCKHOLM: Researchers have developed a new technique to identify aggressive heterogeneous tumours that need to be treated more rapidly than normal cancer growths — an advance that may pave the way for novel treatment approaches against such cancers. According to the study, published in the journal Nature Communications, cancer cells generally vary in the number […] Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

19 Oct 2019 1:39 pm
Gujarat link surfaces in Kamlesh Tiwari murder: case will go to NIA

LUCKNOW: Gujarat connection has emerged in the gruesome killing of Hindutva leader Kamlesh Tiwari in the state capital on Friday even as the family members alleged hands of a BJP leader of Sitapur and two Muslim clerics. The UP government is set to hand over the case to the National Investigation Agency(NIA) as the murder […] Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

19 Oct 2019 10:25 am
Employment Oct 19, 2019

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19 Oct 2019 10:02 am
Trinity College London Examination conducted at Jodhamal

Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Oct 18: The third edition of examination by Trinity College London was held recently at Jodhamal Public School, here. Barry Prince from South Africa was the International Speech and Drama examiner for Trinity Guidehall. As many as 200 students are taking the Trinity College London Examination in the year 2019-20. Trinity is […] Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

19 Oct 2019 3:28 am
Pakhroo bats for enhancing standard of extra-curricular activities in migrant institutions

Govt Mixed HSS Purkhoo hosts Inter-school Science Quiz Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Oct 18: The time is ripe to enhance standard of extra-curricular activities in migrant institutions as the children of these schools possess immense talent despite the lack of infrastructural facilities. To provide opportunity and hone skill of these migrant students, the Directorate of School […] Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

19 Oct 2019 3:26 am
SPF organising National Hockey Tourney Sarbat Da Bhalla from Oct 20

Excelsior Sports Correspondent JAMMU, Oct 18: Balvinder Singh, President Sikh Progressive Front along with other organising Committee members namely S. Iqbal Singh, former National Player, S. Manjit Singh Organising Secretary , S. Sharanjit Singh, S. Rajinder Singh Wazir S. Jasbir Singh and S. Amrik Singh while addressing media persons said that as 550th Birth Anniversary […] Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

19 Oct 2019 3:24 am
Siddarth inaugurates Snooker Championship

Excelsior Sports Correspondent JAMMU, Oct 18: District Billiard and Snooker Championship and 6 Red Ball Snooker Championship was inaugurated by Siddarth Sharma, Chairman Jammu and Kashmir Billiards and Snooker Association (JKBSA) along with members of JKBSA. Satish Gupta, Manager Indoor Sports Complex and Ravi Singh, Divisional Sports Officer Jammu were also present on the occasion. […] Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

19 Oct 2019 3:24 am
GDC Kathua wins Inter Collegiate Volleyball title

Excelsior Sports Correspondent JAMMU, Oct 18: Government Degree College (GDC) Kathua outplayed GDC Banihal by (3-1) sets with set scores 19-25, 25-13, 25-23 and 25-13 in the final match of the ongoing Inter Collegiate Volleyball (M) Tournament 2019-20, organized by the Directorate of Sports and Physical Education, University of Jammu at University Volleyball court, here. […] Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

19 Oct 2019 3:23 am
Bhanu Partap inaugurates Fitness club

Excelsior Sports Correspondent JAMMU, Oct 18: Clmrat India has opened their first branch of Fitness club in Jammu which was opened by son of the soil, Bhanu Partap Singh, winner of bronze medal in Wushu Championship in Asian Games at Jakarta, Indonesia in 2018. The Gym was opened at Jain Bazar area of old city […] Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

19 Oct 2019 3:21 am
NDA will win all seats in Bihar bypolls: Paswan

NEW DELHI, Oct 18: BJP ally and Union minister Ram Vilas Paswan said on Friday that the ruling NDA will win all seats going to Lok Sabha and Assembly bypolls in Bihar on October 21, asserting that a “divided and discredited” opposition stands no chance. Polls will be held in five Assembly seats and the […] Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

19 Oct 2019 3:21 am
Implementing Polluter Pays Principle

John Ruskin had aptly said, “God had lent us the earth for our life time and we are here as lease holders …” A lease holder must live and behave within prescribed limits without damaging or rendering ineffective the object of lease. The question, therefore, is as to how long could we afford to wreak […] Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

19 Oct 2019 12:37 am
Legal basis an absolute prerequisite for digital monies like Libra: G7

  WASHINGTON, Oct 18:Facebooks proposed digital currency must have legal and regulatory issues worked out in key economies before it can be put into use, the Group of Seven economies said Thursday. In a new report on stablecoinsa type of digital currency backed by reserves assetsthe G7 also urged regulators to coordinate their work to […] Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

19 Oct 2019 12:27 am
No charges on digital payments made to large biz establishments from Nov 1

NEW DELHI: The Government on Friday said banks or system providers will not impose charges or Merchant Discount Rate on customers as well as merchants on digital payments made to establishments having turnover in excess of Rs 50 crore from November 1. In her Budget speech, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman had said business establishments with […] Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

18 Oct 2019 7:35 pm
Finally, the plane built on a Kandivili terrace gets DGCA nod for test-flight

MUMBAI: The city-based aviator Amol Yadav on Friday said that he has managed to obtain a “special” flying permit from the regulator DGCA for his six-seater plane-all built on his terrace–paving the way for its test- flight soon. A former pilot with the now defunct Jet Airways and now flying a Boeing 737 for a […] Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

18 Oct 2019 7:03 pm
Take lead in achieving jointness: Rajnath to Army

NEW DELHI: Appreciating the Army’s role in synergizing its effort with all other security agencies in meeting the challenges being faced in J&K, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Friday asked the commanders to take lead in achieving jointness of armed forces as it is operational necessity. He also singled out Indian Army as the last […] Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

18 Oct 2019 6:53 pm
Fake news of his death prompts Feroze Khan to make video

AHMEDABAD: A fake news regarding the demise of noted actor, filmmaker, producer and screenwriter Feroze Irani, a very well-known name in Gujarati film industry on Friday went viral on social media prompting the veteran actor to issue a video message himself. Feroze (70), who was in Ahmedabad, later told UNI that he received numerous phone […] Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

18 Oct 2019 6:52 pm
Levis expands presence in small towns, strengthens base in metros

NEW DELHI: Premium denim company Levi Strauss & Co is expanding retail presence in small towns, which it considers as one of the pillars of growth in India, said a top company official. Besides, the company is strengthening its base in metro and tier I cities by building larger stores. “Our tier II, III & […] Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

18 Oct 2019 4:38 pm
Chopper scam: ED moves court to revoke approver status of middleman Saxena

NEW DELHI: The Enforcement Directorate moved a Delhi Court Friday seeking to revoke the approver status of Rajiv Saxena in a money laundering case related to the AgustaWestland chopper scam. The agency told the Special Judge Arvind Kumar that Saxena, a middleman-turned-approver, withheld information and did not make the compete disclosure during the investigation. The […] Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

18 Oct 2019 4:00 pm
India & the Philippines agree to bolster defence ties; sign 4 agreements during Prez Kovinds visit

MANILA: India and the Philippines on Friday agreed to bolster defence and maritime security partnership and to make it a key pillar of bilateral cooperation, amidst China flexing its military muscles in the region. The two countries also committed to work closely together to defeat and eliminate terrorism in all its forms as President Ram […] Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

18 Oct 2019 4:00 pm
Governor chairs Executive Council meeting of SMVDU

New Delhi: Governor, Satya Pal Malik, Chancellor, Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University (SMVDU), chaired 31stmeeting of the Executive Council of SMVDU, Katra here today. Several important decisions were taken in the meeting. The issues related to research, academics and academic rules were also discussed in detail. At the onset, Prof. R.K. Sinha, Vice-Chancellor, SMVDU welcomed […] Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

18 Oct 2019 3:22 pm
FATF retains Pakistan in Grey List; warns of action

PARIS: International terror financing watchdog FATF on Friday retained Pakistan on the Grey List and warned the country of action for its failure in combating money laundering and terror financing, officials said. The decision was taken after a five-day plenary of the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) held here. The FATF noted that Pakistan addressed […] Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

18 Oct 2019 1:49 pm
Priyanka, Parineeti to voice for Elsa and Anna in Hindi version of Frozen 2

MUMBAI: Disney has roped in real-life sisters Priyanka Chorpa Jonas and Parineeti Chopra to voice for Elsa and Anna in the Hindi-dubbed version of its much-awaited film “Frozen 2”. The project marks Priyanka and Parineeti’s first film collaboration. Priyanka said she deeply connects with the “strongly-opinionated” Elsa and voicing for “Frozen 2” is a wonderful […] Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

18 Oct 2019 12:03 pm
You can criticise me as much as you can but at least give respect to Maa Bharati: PM

GOHANA: You broke arrogance of big leaders in Lok Sabha polls, PM Narendra Modi at poll rally in Haryana’s Gohana. Sonipat means ‘Kisan’, ‘Jawan’ and ‘Pehalwan’ said PM Modi at rally in Haryana. Constitution of India implemented in J-K on Aug 5, says PM Modi in Haryana rally, referring to Article 370. PM Modi attacks […] Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

18 Oct 2019 11:49 am
Karva Chauth festivity turn sour for BSF head constables wife

FIROZABAD: Karva Chauth turned sour for wife of a BSF head constable when news of his martyrdom reached her in this district of Uttar Pradesh. Sunita Devis husband BSF Head Constable Vijay Bhan Singh was shot dead by Border Guards Bangladesh(BGB) on Thursday. Family members of Vijay Bhan Singh were in a state of shock […] Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

18 Oct 2019 11:15 am
PMC bank account holders can approach High court concerned for relief: SC

NEW DELHI: SC refuses to entertain a plea of PMC bank account holders seeking lifting of restriction on cash withdrawals. Bank scam, SC says PMC bank account holders can approach high court concerned for relief. (agencies) Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

18 Oct 2019 9:58 am
Employment Oct 18, 2019

ON SPOT INTERVIEW – IT Engineer – 10 Nos Sal 15K -20 K – Team Members – 20 Nos Qual 10th Sal 10K – Manager in Banking – 5 Nos – Exp. 3.25 lac (CTC) – Receptionist (Busy Knowing) – 2 Nos Sal 10K -12K – Loan Manager (Location Udhampur) – 1 Nos – Sal […] Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

18 Oct 2019 9:30 am
Climate crisis spurs action at green Frankfurt book fair

FRANKFURT AM MAIN, Oct 17:From childrens books about reducing plastic to tips for zero-waste cooking, the climate crisis is dominating this years Frankfurt book fair. Heres a look at how the worlds biggest publishing event is galvanising readers young and old into environmental action, on and off the page. At the age of just 23, […] Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

18 Oct 2019 12:50 am
Indias commitment on climate change best among several nations: Sitharaman

WASHINGTON, Oct 17: India’s commitment to fight the global challenge of climate change is “bold” and one of the best amongst the community of nations, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has said. Interacting with global investors at the headquarters of the International Monetary Fund here on Wednesday, Sitharaman said that in a bid to fulfill its […] Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

18 Oct 2019 12:50 am
A Relief in Pain

Sir, After 72 days of mobile service blockade in Kashmir;the post paid mobile services have been restored by the centre which bring a new life to the people of kashmir.The uplifting of blockade on mobile services give the feeling of happiness;some were laughing out of anger;some were laughing out of love;some got the good news;others […] Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

18 Oct 2019 12:50 am
Honour Businesspersons to Jumpstart Growth

Dr Bharat Jhunjhunwala The Government is following the policy of “balanced budget” which means that the expenditures will be reduced to match with the income. The expenditures and income will be in balance. The borrowing undertaken to make expenditures in excess of the income will be less. This borrowing is called fiscal deficit. This policy […] Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

18 Oct 2019 12:50 am
Volvo Cars launches fully electric Volvo XC40 Recharge as part of new electrified car line

KOLKATA, Oct 17: Today Volvo Cars introduces the XC40 Recharge, the company’s first ever fully electric car and the first model to appear in its brand new Recharge car line concept. The XC40 Recharge, based on the multi-award-winning and best-selling XC40 small SUV, is the first of a family of fully electric Volvos. It represents […] Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

18 Oct 2019 12:50 am
Self imposed embargoes like Art 370 denied justice to J&K: Jitendra

NEW DELHI: Reiterating that Article 370 prevented replicating the success stories of North East region of India to Jammu and Kashmir, Union Minister Jitendra Singh on Thursday said that the self imposed embargoes prevented us from giving justice to the State. “I have been realising in the last 7 to 8 weeks that all we […] Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

17 Oct 2019 7:27 pm
India urges Pak to give up its stand on levying fees on pilgrims visiting Kartarpur Sahib

NEW DELHI: India on Thursday stuck to its ground that Pakistan needs to give up its stand on levying a fee of USD 20 on pilgrims visiting Kartarpur Sahib Gurudwara and said broad agreement on all other issues have been reached. “After several rounds of discussion with Pakistan, we have reached an agreement on all […] Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

17 Oct 2019 7:27 pm
Dont use agencies to settle scores, Manmohan tells Modi Govt

MUMBAI: Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Friday cautioned the Narendra Modi Government against using investigative agencies to pursue “political vendettas”. The Enforcement Directorate has got more powers than ever under the Modi Government, and these powers should be used judiciously, he said. Singh’s comments came at a time when his former cabinet colleague P […] Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

17 Oct 2019 7:24 pm
MHA directs CAPFs to adopt swadeshi goods in canteens, office

NEW DELHI: The Union Home Ministry has directed all CAPFs or paramilitary forces to shun foreign brands and introduce ‘swadeshi’ goods, including food items, household goods and clothing, in their canteens and offices, officials said on Thursday. The Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) has also decided to enhance the monetary grant to the countrywide network […] Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

17 Oct 2019 6:37 pm
J-K chief secretary reviews arrangements for Darbar move

JAMMU: Jammu and Kashmir Chief Secretary B V R Subrahmanyam reviewed on Thursday the arrangements for the nearly 150-year-old practice of bi-annual shifting of the state capital between Jammu and Srinagar known as ‘Darbar Move’. All move offices, including the Civil Secretariat — the seat of Government — and the Raj Bhavan, will close in […] Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

17 Oct 2019 6:36 pm
Indo-Nepal border in Gorakhpur on high alert

GORAKHPUR: The Uttar Pradesh police has sounded a high alert following intelligence reports of five suspected terrorists entering Gorakhpur from Nepal. All the bordering police stations and other adjoining districts have been alerted, sources here on Thursday said. According to the information of the central agencies, some sleeping modules of Laskhar-e-Toiba sleuths had visited Gorakhpur […] Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

17 Oct 2019 1:44 pm