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Boxers Nikhat Zareen, Amit Panghal, Nitu grab gold medals

Birmingham, Aug 7: The indomitable Nikhat Zareen added a Commonwealth Games light flyweight (50kg) title to her bulging trophy cabinet while Amit Panghal (51kg) began his redemption journey with a much-needed gold winning show, here on Sunday. Nikhat, who is on a winning spree since the Nationals last year, asserted her dominance over Northern Irelands Carly Mc Naul as she punched her way to a comprehensive 5-0 win in her maiden CWG appearance. Panghal, on the other hand, avenged his [] The post Boxers Nikhat Zareen, Amit Panghal, Nitu grab gold medals appeared first on Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

Daily Excelsior 8 Aug 2022 3:33 am

India wins historic gold, silver in mens triple long jump

Birmingham, Aug 7: Eldhose Paul led Indias historic 1-2 finish in mens triple jump at the Commonwealth Games as he won a rare gold medal in track and field events and was followed by fellow Kerala athlete Abdulla Aboobacker here on Sunday. Paul produced his best effort of 17.03m in his third attempt while Aboobacker was not behind much as he finished at 17.02m, which he managed in his fifth attempt. Jah-Nhal Perinchief of Bermuda won the bronze with his [] The post India wins historic gold, silver in mens triple long jump appeared first on Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

Daily Excelsior 8 Aug 2022 3:25 am

UT level Javelin competition organised

Excelsior Sports Correspondent JAMMU, Aug 7: J&K Amateur Athletics Association conducted 1st J&K UT level Javelin competition at Jammu University to commemorate the victory of Neeraj Chopras first Gold medal in the Olympic for India in Athletics (Javelin) at Tokyo. It will be a regular feature and celebrated on 7th of August every year as National Javelin Day. In this context, similar competitions were organized across the country in every State/UT under the auspices of the Athletics Federation of India. [] The post UT level Javelin competition organised appeared first on Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

Daily Excelsior 8 Aug 2022 3:18 am

Anshu, Faheem shine as Media XI defeats UCC by 1

Excelsior Sports Correspondent Jammu, Aug 7: Stylish Anshu scored a power packed 93 runs of just 57 balls before Faheem Tak starred with ball (4 for 18 runs) as Media XI Cricket Club (Media XI) scripted a one run win over mighty United Cricket Club (UCC) in the 2nd T20 cricket match of the ongoing 3 match series being played at Bana Singh Stadium R S Pura, here today. Earlier, Media XI led by Yash Khajuria won the toss and [] The post Anshu, Faheem shine as Media XI defeats UCC by 1 appeared first on Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

Daily Excelsior 8 Aug 2022 3:16 am

Hockey sticks distributed among players

Excelsior Sports Correspondent POONCH, Aug 7: Carbon Hockey sticks and other sports material were distributed among the players by the Country Sport leader Jaspreet Singh, here today. He was accompanied by Jamrodh Singh from the Decathlon. They interacted with players at Sports Stadium Poonch and informed them about the new Hockey sticks and other equipments launched by Decathlon including FH 995 Carbon stick, FH 530 Carbon stick, FH 100 Kid wood stick, FH 100 series shoes and FH 510 Dimple [] The post Hockey sticks distributed among players appeared first on Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

Daily Excelsior 8 Aug 2022 3:14 am

Amit, Raghav help Jammu United to register win over CCC

Excelsior Sports Correspondent JAMMU, Aug 7: Splendid batting by Amit Kumar (61 off 36 balls) and Raghav (51 off 24 balls) helped Jammu United to register 5 wickets victory over Combined Cricket Club (CCC) at Forest Ground Sidhra, here today. Chasing a good total of 148 in stipulated 20 overs, Jammu United got the initial blow as Vishal was out early but Amit and Raghav had other ideas to secure the match. Thus, Jammu United chased the required target in [] The post Amit, Raghav help Jammu United to register win over CCC appeared first on Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

Daily Excelsior 8 Aug 2022 3:12 am

BJP linked with J&K Police recruitment scam: AAP

Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Aug 7: Aam Aadmi Party today called for indepth probe to unearth all links of recruitment mafia in Jammu and Kashmir after leaders of Bhartiya Janta Party have been found directly involved in J&K Police Sub Inspector recruitment scam. Click here to watch video Addressing a press conference, here today, AAP leader O P Khajuria said that scams after scams are hitting Jammu and Kashmir after Bhartiya Janta Partys direct or indirect rule here. Soon after the [] The post BJP linked with J&K Police recruitment scam: AAP appeared first on Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

Daily Excelsior 8 Aug 2022 3:10 am

Housing Board to develop Smart Satellite Township at Bhalwal

ARHC to come up at Sunjwan * Twin Towers for Gole Market approved Excelsior Correspondent SRINAGAR, Aug 7: In a major initiative for expansion of Jammu city, the J&K Housing Board (JKHB) is going to develop an Integrated Smart Satellite Township for a population of about 50,000 along the Ring Road at Bhalwal. The decision to develop the Satellite Township was taken today during a meeting of JKHBs Board of Directors under the chairmanship of Principal Secretary Housing & Urban [] The post Housing Board to develop Smart Satellite Township at Bhalwal appeared first on Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

Daily Excelsior 8 Aug 2022 3:10 am

Sham Singh appointed India Zonal Committee Head of DCBI

Excelsior Sports Correspondent JAMMU, Aug 7: Sham Singh Langeh has been appointed as India Zonal Committee Head of Divyang Cricket Board of India (DCBI) in the second annual meeting of the Board, held at Agra in Uttar Pradesh. During the annual meeting, DCBI representatives from around 24 States/UTs participated in which many important decisions were taken and decided that the board is going to organise Wheelchair Cricket World Cup. Sham Singh Langeh will supervise all four Zones of India including [] The post Sham Singh appointed India Zonal Committee Head of DCBI appeared first on Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

Daily Excelsior 8 Aug 2022 3:10 am

JKEEGA delegation meets Niteshwar, seeks filling up of vacant posts in PDD

Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Aug 7: The Jammu and Kashmir Electrical Engineering Graduates Association (JKEEGA) under chairmanship of Sachin Tickoo, president JKEEGA along with Peerzada Hidayatullah general secretary, Ashok Kumar Dubey, senior vice-president, Yash Paul provincial secretary today called on Principal Secretary, Power Development Department, Niteshwar Kumar at Raj Bhawan here in Jammu and projected their issues. The delegation apprised the Principal Secretary of the burning issues confronting the fraternity and sought their redressal. While acknowledging the fact that a lot [] The post JKEEGA delegation meets Niteshwar, seeks filling up of vacant posts in PDD appeared first on Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

Daily Excelsior 8 Aug 2022 3:10 am

Winning team posing for a group photograph at Sidhra on Sunday.

Winning team posing for a group photograph at Sidhra on Sunday. The post Winning team posing for a group photograph at Sidhra on Sunday. appeared first on Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

Daily Excelsior 8 Aug 2022 1:33 am

Newly appointed zonal Head of DCBI, Sham Singh posing for a group photograph at Akhnoor on Sunday.

Newly appointed zonal Head of DCBI, Sham Singh posing for a group photograph at Akhnoor on Sunday. The post Newly appointed zonal Head of DCBI, Sham Singh posing for a group photograph at Akhnoor on Sunday. appeared first on Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

Daily Excelsior 8 Aug 2022 1:32 am

Winners of Mrs Teej title during function at Aryans Group of Colleges.

Winners of Mrs Teej title during function at Aryans Group of Colleges. The post Winners of Mrs Teej title during function at Aryans Group of Colleges. appeared first on Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

Daily Excelsior 8 Aug 2022 1:32 am

Prabhari of AAP J&K Gaurav Sharma and other senior leaders posing with new entrants of the Party.

Prabhari of AAP J&K Gaurav Sharma and other senior leaders posing with new entrants of the Party. The post Prabhari of AAP J&K Gaurav Sharma and other senior leaders posing with new entrants of the Party. appeared first on Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

Daily Excelsior 8 Aug 2022 1:32 am

Union Minister gives MP list of 224 villages for 4G services

Union Minister gives MP list of 224 villages for 4G services The post Union Minister gives MP list of 224 villages for 4G services appeared first on Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

Daily Excelsior 8 Aug 2022 1:31 am

Kissan drones being promoted for agricultural processes in J&K: LG

Kissan drones being promoted for agricultural processes in J&K: LG The post Kissan drones being promoted for agricultural processes in J&K: LG appeared first on Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

Daily Excelsior 8 Aug 2022 1:30 am

NITI meet: PM urges States to focus on 3Ts, modernising farm sector

NITI meet: PM urges States to focus on 3Ts, modernising farm sector The post NITI meet: PM urges States to focus on 3Ts, modernising farm sector appeared first on Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

Daily Excelsior 8 Aug 2022 1:30 am

PGCIL to seek shareholders nod to raise up to Rs 6,000 cr via bonds in 2023-24

New Delhi, Aug 7: State-owned Power Grid Corporation of India (PGCIL) will seek shareholders approval on August 29, to raise up to Rs 6,000 crore through the issuance of bonds during the financial year 2023-24. The proposal to raise funds up to Rs 6,000 crore, from the domestic market through issuance of bonds, under private placement basis, during the financial year 2023-24, in up to twenty tranches/offers, is listed on the agenda of the annual general meeting (AGM) on August [] The post PGCIL to seek shareholders nod to raise up to Rs 6,000 cr via bonds in 2023-24 appeared first on Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

Daily Excelsior 8 Aug 2022 12:58 am

Remove illegitimate child reference : Par panel

NEW DELHI, Aug 7: A Parliamentary Panel is learned to have recommended omitting the reference to illegitimate child from the adoption law, saying that no child is illegitimate whether born within or out of wedlock. The Panel has also underlined the need to enact a single comprehensive law covering guardianship aspects of various categories of persons and applicable to all, irrespective of religion, sources said. Parliamentary Standing Committee on Personnel, Public Grievances, Law and Justice chaired by senior BJP leader [] The post Remove illegitimate child reference : Par panel appeared first on Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

Daily Excelsior 8 Aug 2022 12:55 am

Climate change making prediction difficult for weather agencies : IMD DG

NEW DELHI, Aug 7: Climate change has hampered the ability of the forecasting agencies to accurately predict severe events and weather bureaus across the world are focusing on augmenting the observational network density and the weather prediction modelling to improve predictability, India Meteorological Department (IMD) Director General Mrutyunjay Mohapatra has said. He also said that though the monsoon rainfall has not shown any significant trend in the country, the number of heavy rainfall events has increased and that of light [] The post Climate change making prediction difficult for weather agencies : IMD DG appeared first on Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

Daily Excelsior 8 Aug 2022 12:50 am

Chinas military drills near Taiwan continue according to plan

Beijing, Aug 7: The Chinese Peoples Liberation Army (PLA) continued on Sunday exercises off Taiwan in accordance with the armys plan, the PLAs Eastern Theater Command said. In accordance to the plan, the PLAs Eastern Theater Command on August 7 continued joint practical military exercises in the sea and airspace around the island of Taiwan, the command said in a statement on WeChat. On Thursday, China launched large-scale military exercises in the eastern Taiwan Strait in response to US House [] The post Chinas military drills near Taiwan continue according to plan appeared first on Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

Daily Excelsior 8 Aug 2022 12:47 am

emergency in the US an epidemiologist explains what this means

Richmond (US), Aug 7: After news broke that the US declared monkeypox to be a public health emergency, friends and family started asking me, an infectious disease epidemiologist, if monkeypox is about to begin causing widespread death and chaos. I assured them that the Aug 4, 2022, public health emergency declaration is about government resource allocation. Similar to the World Health Organisations declaration of monkeypox as a public health emergency of international concern, the U.S. Declaration isnt calling for individuals [] The post emergency in the US an epidemiologist explains what this means appeared first on Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

Daily Excelsior 8 Aug 2022 12:31 am

Aviation Minister Scindia flags off Akasa Airs inaugural flight

NEW DELHI, Aug 7: Aviation Minister Jyotiraditya Scindia on Sunday virtually flagged off Akasa Airs first commercial flight that departed from Mumbai to Ahmedabad. Akasa Air, which is backed by ace investor Rakesh Jhunjhunwala and aviation veterans Aditya Ghosh and Vinay Dube, got its air operator certificate from the Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) on July 7. Jhujhunwala, who was present at the Mumbai airport, said in his speech: I must thank you (Scindia) because people say that India [] The post Aviation Minister Scindia flags off Akasa Airs inaugural flight appeared first on Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

Daily Excelsior 8 Aug 2022 12:30 am

The Green Gold of Jammu & Kashmir

Supriya Sharma The forest resources are known as the Green Gold because they are precious like gold and should be protected more than gold. They help in preserving the ecosystem, soil conservation, acts as home for birds and animals, also provide food as well as timber for construction. The weather is also optimized in the summers if the forests are present as the trees help to cool down the wind and act as natural air conditioners for the nearby areas. [] The post The Green Gold of Jammu & Kashmir appeared first on Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

Daily Excelsior 8 Aug 2022 12:30 am

Tackling Climate Change : Lessons learned from the European heatwave

Prof. B. L Kaul During the last two decades, I have spent most of my summers in the UK and Europe. Doubtless there were countless spells of hot summers experienced during 2002, 2005, 2010, 2013, 2014 and 2020. However, none matched the harsh heatwave that struck Europe during the third and fourth weeks of July 2022. It was unbelievable to watch greenery disappear within days in parks and on lawns. In some areas of England, water became scarce and taps [] The post Tackling Climate Change : Lessons learned from the European heatwave appeared first on Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

Daily Excelsior 8 Aug 2022 12:16 am

Govt Orders More Transfers Today

SRINAGAR: The Jammu and Kashmir government on Sunday ordered transfers and postings in the administration. According to a Government Order No.917-JK(GAD) of 2022, issued by the General Administration Department (GAD, Shaleen Kabra (IAS), Financial Commissioner (Revenue), J&K, has been transferred and posted as Principal Secretary to the Government, Jal Shakti Department (PHE, Irrigation and Flood []

KashmirLife 7 Aug 2022 9:27 pm

Army launches pre-recruitment training for Agniveer aspirants in J-K

Jammu: Army has initiated a six-week-long pre-recruitment training for Agniveer aspirants in the Ramban district of Jammu and Kashmir, an army officer said on Sunday. The training capsule, being organised under the aegis of the Armys counter insurgency force (Delta) at remote Buzla and Mohubal villages, commenced on August 6 and will conclude on September Get the latest updates in Hyderabad City News , Technology , Entertainment , Sports , Politics and Top Stories on WhatsApp & Telegram by subscribing to our channels. You can also download our app for Android and iOS .

The Siasat Daily 7 Aug 2022 9:21 pm

Hybrid Militant Arrested, Arms And Ammunition Recovered: Police

SRINAGAR: Jammu and Kashmir Police on Sunday claimed to have arrested a Hybrid militant affiliated with Lashkar-i-Toiba outfit at Lawaypora area of Srinagar district. A police spokesman in a tweet said, On a specific information, one Hybrid militant of LeT namely Arshid Ahmad Bhat son of Abdul Kareem Bhat a resident of Sangam Budgam arrested []

KashmirLife 7 Aug 2022 8:48 pm

Covid-19: JK Reports 708 Fresh Cases, No Death

SRINAGAR:The Government on Sunday informed that 708 fresh positive cases of novel Corona virus (COVID-19) have been reported today; 65 from Jammu division and 643 from Kashmir division, thus taking the total number of positive cases to 469749. Moreover, 665 more COVID-19 patients have recovered and been discharged from various hospitals including 147 from Jammu []

KashmirLife 7 Aug 2022 8:25 pm

708 fresh COVID-19 cases in J-K

Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir on Sunday reported 708 fresh COVID-19 cases that took its infection tally to 4,69,749, officials here said. The death toll remained unchanged at 4,776, they said. While 65 fresh cases were reported from the Jammu division, 643 were from the Kashmir valley, the officials said. Also ReadCentre asks states with rising Get the latest updates in Hyderabad City News , Technology , Entertainment , Sports , Politics and Top Stories on WhatsApp & Telegram by subscribing to our channels. You can also download our app for Android and iOS .

The Siasat Daily 7 Aug 2022 7:52 pm

Chhari Mubarak leaves for Darshan of Swami Amarnath

Srinagar, Aug 7: Mahant Deependra Giri, the custodian of the Charri-Mubarak of Swami Amarnath, the holy mace of Lord Shiva accompanied by a group of Sadhus leave in a bus from Dashnami Akhara Temple Srinagar for the cave shrine to conduct the final rituals of yatra amid tight security arrangements on Sunday. Chhari Mubarak depicting one Lord Shiva and another Goddess Parvati.. leave for Pahalgam from Dashnami Akhara Temple, Srinagar early today as per the age old traditions, rituals [] The post Chhari Mubarak leaves for Darshan of Swami Amarnath appeared first on Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

Daily Excelsior 7 Aug 2022 5:23 pm

CWG 2022 | Sandeep Kumar wins bronze in mens 10,000m racewalk

BIRMINGHAM, AUGUST 7: Indias Sandeep Kumar won a bronze in the mens 10,000m racewalk event with a personal best time on the penultimate day of the Commonwealth Games here on Sunday. Kumar clocked 38:49.21m to finish behind gold winner Evan Dunfee (38:36.37) of Canada and Declan Tingay (38:42.33) of Australia. The other Indian in the fray, Amit Khatri finished ninth with a season best time of 43:04.97. (AGENCIES) The post CWG 2022 | Sandeep Kumar wins bronze in mens 10,000m racewalk appeared first on Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

Daily Excelsior 7 Aug 2022 5:21 pm

Prime Minister Narendra Modi to chair NITI Aayogs Governing Council meeting

NEW DELHI, Aug 7: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will chair the seventh meeting of the Governing Council of Niti Aayog at Rashtrapati Bhawan Cultural Centre in the national capital on Sunday. This would be the first in-person meeting of the Governing Council since July 2019. The agenda of the meeting includes crop diversification and achieving self-sufficiency in oilseeds and pulses and agri-communities; implementation of the National Education Policy-school education; implementation of the National Education Policy-higher education; and urban governance. In [] The post Prime Minister Narendra Modi to chair NITI Aayogs Governing Council meeting appeared first on Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

Daily Excelsior 7 Aug 2022 5:16 pm

Chugh exhorts J&K BJP to make PMS vision of Har Ghar Tiranga a big success

Jammu, Aug 7: BJP national general secretary Tarun Chugh today exhorted party workers in J&K to make prime minister Narendra Modis call for har ghar tiranga a big success in the Union Territory. Addressing a meeting of former MLAs, ministers, district incharges and other senior BJP leaders here Chugh said Azadi ka Amritmahotsava would see every house unfurling national flag during the har ghar tiranga campaign between August 13 and 15. He said on 9th and 10th August the [] The post Chugh exhorts J&K BJP to make PMS vision of Har Ghar Tiranga a big success appeared first on Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

Daily Excelsior 7 Aug 2022 5:05 pm

Commonwealth Games 2022 | Eldhose Paul wins historic gold, Aboobacker claims silver in mens triple jump

Birmingham, Aug 7: Eldhose Paul won a historic gold medal in the mens triple jump at the Commonwealth Games in Birmingham on Sunday. This is now the third gold medal of the day for India and the sixth athletics gold ever at CWG. Pauls statemate Abdulla Aboobacker won silver with a 17.02m jump in his fifth attempt. Bermudas Jah-Nhai Perinchief won bronze with a jump of 16.92m. After five rounds, it was an Indian 1-2, with Praveen Chithravel placed fourth. [] The post Commonwealth Games 2022 | Eldhose Paul wins historic gold, Aboobacker claims silver in mens triple jump appeared first on Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

Daily Excelsior 7 Aug 2022 4:59 pm

Muharram Processions Are Being Held Peacefully In Srinagar District: SSP Srinagar

SRINAGAR: Muharram processions were held peacefully across the district with the attendance of devotees in large numbers. Speaking to news agency SSP Srinagar Rakesh Balwal said that there was excellent cooperation between Shia devotees and police. We didnt use force anywhere today. I guess it would be for the first time that not even []

KashmirLife 7 Aug 2022 4:42 pm

HAL developing long-endurance drone for vigil over LAC

New Delhi, Aug 7: State-run aerospace behemoth Hindustan Aeronautics Ltd (HAL) is working on an AI-driven multi-role, advanced and long-endurance drone for strategic missions in high-altitude areas including along the frontiers with China, people familiar with the development said on Sunday. The rotary-wing drone will have the capability to carry a load of 40 kgs, including missiles and sensors, and it is being developed considering the requirement of the armed forces to keep a strong vigil over the mountainous areas [] The post HAL developing long-endurance drone for vigil over LAC appeared first on Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

Daily Excelsior 7 Aug 2022 4:18 pm

Commonwealth Games 2022: Boxers Amit Panghal, Nitu Ghanghas strike gold

Birmingham, August 7: Indian boxers Nitu Ghanghas won the womens 48kg Commonwealth Games title before Amit Panghal (mens 51kg) joined her on the top of the podium, here on Sunday. Panghal bettered his silver from the last edition as he out-punched European Championship silver medallist Englands Kiaran MacDonald by a 5-0 verdict in the mens flyweight. Nitu, on the other hand, upstaged 2019 world championships bronze medallist Demie-Jade Resztan of England by a 5-0 unanimous verdict. Despite the height disadvantage, [] The post Commonwealth Games 2022: Boxers Amit Panghal, Nitu Ghanghas strike gold appeared first on Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

Daily Excelsior 7 Aug 2022 3:59 pm

Commonwealth Games 2022: Indian womens hockey team wins bronze

BIRMINGHAM, AUGUST 7: The Indian womens hockey team beat defending champions New Zealand 2-1 in shootout to win the bronze medal and finish its campaign at the Commonwealth Games on a high note in BIrmingham on August 7, 2022. Leading 1-0, India conceded a penalty corner with less than 30 seconds to go for the final hooter, as the match went into shootout after Olivia Merrys equaliser. India though held their nerves in the shootout to emerge winners. Coming off [] The post Commonwealth Games 2022: Indian womens hockey team wins bronze appeared first on Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

Daily Excelsior 7 Aug 2022 3:37 pm

Amid decline in arrival of devotees, Amarnath yatra remains suspended from Jammu

JAMMU, Aug 7: The Amarnath yatra remained suspended from the Bhagwati Nagar base camp here for the second day on Sunday owing to a sharp decline in the arrival of pilgrims, officials said. However, a fresh batch of 378 pilgrims left the base camp to pay obeisance at the shrine of Buddha Amarnath in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir, they added. The 43-day annual pilgrimage to the 3,880-metre-high cave shrine commenced on June 30 from the twin routes [] The post Amid decline in arrival of devotees, Amarnath yatra remains suspended from Jammu appeared first on Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

Daily Excelsior 7 Aug 2022 3:19 pm

Ashoora Holiday On Tuesday Instead Of Monday: Govt

SRINAGAR The government on Sunday ordered that the holiday on account of Ashoora will be observed on August 9 (Tuesday). In partial modification of Government Order No. 1337- JK(GAD) of 2021 dated 16.12.2021 and Government Order No. 1338- JK(GAD) of 2021 dated 16.12.2021, it is hereby ordered that the holiday on account of Ashoora []

Kashmir Reader 7 Aug 2022 1:37 pm

Retired JKAS Officer Babu Ram Is no More

Retired JKAS Officer Babu Ram Is no More The post Retired JKAS Officer Babu Ram Is no More appeared first on Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

Daily Excelsior 7 Aug 2022 1:25 pm

Restrictions in Srinagar city areas to thwart Muhurram processions

SRINAGAR, Aug 7: Authorities on Sunday imposed curfew-like restrictions in the city to prevent members of the Shia community from taking out Muharram processions to mark the eighth day of the 10-day mourning period, officials said. They said restrictions on the movement and assembly of people have been imposed in several areas of the Srinagar city. The restrictions were imposed to maintain law and order in view of the eighth day of Muharram, they said. The officials said security forces [] The post Restrictions in Srinagar city areas to thwart Muhurram processions appeared first on Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

Daily Excelsior 7 Aug 2022 1:16 pm

CUET-UG for candidates affected by cancellations due to technical glitches to be held from Aug 24-28

NEW DELHI, Aug 7:The Common University Entrance Test (CUET)-UG for candidates, who were affected by cancellations last week owing to technical glitches, will now be conducted from August 24 to 28, according to officials of the National Testing Agency. Fresh admit cards will be issued for these candidates, they said. In second phase, the exam scheduled between August 4 to 6 were deferred at few centres due to administrative and technical reasons. Earlier, we had announced the exams would be [] The post CUET-UG for candidates affected by cancellations due to technical glitches to be held from Aug 24-28 appeared first on Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

Daily Excelsior 7 Aug 2022 1:14 pm

Man Found Hanging, Police Starts Investigations

SRINAGAR: A 50-year-old man was found hanging with willow tree in Turku Tachloo village of Qaimoh in South Kashmirs Kulgam district on Sunday morning, officials said here. Quoting an official the news agency KNO reported that the man identified as Mushtaq Ahmad Dar son of Razaq Dar from Adder Bijbehara was found hanging with willow []

KashmirLife 7 Aug 2022 1:14 pm

Five Injured Road Accident

SRINAGAR: At least 5 persons were injured in a road accident in Watlar area of Central Kashmirs Ganderbal district on Sunday afternoon. Quoting an official the news agency KNO reported that the accident took place between a tipper and a Tavera vehicle near Sarkaribagh Watlar. He said that in the incident 5 people got injured []

KashmirLife 7 Aug 2022 12:53 pm

Govt Orders Reshuffle In Administration

SRINAGAR: The Jammu and Kashmir government on Sunday ordered a reshuffle in the administration. According to Government Order No 916-JK(GAD) of 2022 issued by the General Administration Department (GAD), Preeti Sharma, JKAS, Chief Executive Officer, Katra Development Authority, is transferred and posted as Project Officer, Wage Employment (ACD), Jammu, against an available vacancy. Gias-ul-Haq, JKAS, []

KashmirLife 7 Aug 2022 12:45 pm

Covid19: Kashmir Is In The Grip of Omicron Fever

SRINAGAR: Kashmir is passing through Covid19s fourth wave, doctors said. However, even though the transmission is huge, the virus is less virulent. We are passing through a new wave in which people do not know that they are impacted by Covd19, Dr M Salim Khan, who heads the GMC, Srinagars Community Medicine Departrknety said. It []

KashmirLife 7 Aug 2022 12:41 pm

EC issues certificate of election to 14th Vice-President of India Jagdeep Dhankhar

NEW DELHI, Aug 7: The Election Commission on Sunday issued a certificate announcing the election of NDA candidate Jagdeep Dhankhar as the 14th Vice-President of India. Chief Election Commissioner Rajiv Kumar and Election Commissioner Anup Chandra Pandey signed the certificate of election of Jagdeep Dhankar as Vice-President A signed copy of the certificate was handed over to the Union Home Secretary by senior Deputy Election Commissioner Dharmendra Sharma and Narendra N. Butolia, senior Principal Secretary in the EC, the poll [] The post EC issues certificate of election to 14th Vice-President of India Jagdeep Dhankhar appeared first on Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

Daily Excelsior 7 Aug 2022 12:33 pm

Cop injured in attack by suspected cattle smugglers in Kathua

JAMMU, Aug 7:A policeman was injured when suspected cattle smugglers hurled stones at a search party in Jammu and Kashmirs Kathua district on Sunday, an official said. Police fired two rounds in the air to restore order and arrested one of the attackers early morning at Check Gotta village in Lakhanpur area, Deputy Superintendent of Police Shami Kumar said. He said the police party was rushed to the village on receiving information about the movement of cattle smugglers. As the [] The post Cop injured in attack by suspected cattle smugglers in Kathua appeared first on Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

Daily Excelsior 7 Aug 2022 12:01 pm

Restrictions In Srinagar Parts To Prevent Muharram Processions

SRINAGAR: Authorities have placed restrictions in several parts of Srinagar to prevent Muharram mourners from taking out processions on 8th day of the Islamic calendar on Sunday. Quoting official sources news agency GNS reported that police and paramilitary forces have been deployed in large numbers in Lal Chowk and adjoining areas including Maisuma, MA Road []

KashmirLife 7 Aug 2022 11:56 am

PM Modi chairs NITI Aayogs governing council meeting

New Delhi, August 7: The 7th governing council meeting of Niti Aayog chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi is underway at Rashtrapati Bhawans Cultural Centre in the national capital. The meeting is being attended by Chief Ministers of all the States excluding Telangana CM and Union Territories, legislators, Lt Governors of UTs, Ex-Officio Members, Vice Chairman of NITI Aayog, Full-Time Members of NITI Aayog and Union Ministers as Special Invitees. Notably, this meeting is the first in-person meeting of the [] The post PM Modi chairs NITI Aayogs governing council meeting appeared first on Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

Daily Excelsior 7 Aug 2022 11:49 am

Shivling Melts Early: No Fresh Pilgrim To Amarnath

SRINAGAR: The rush to the Amarnath yatra has stopped days ahead of its formal conclusion. No fresh pilgrim moved for the yatra from Jammu on Saturday, officials said. Reports appearing in the media suggest that the pilgrims on way to the cave shrine or on their way down the hills are a few hundred as []

KashmirLife 7 Aug 2022 11:33 am

8 JKAS officers transferred

JAMMU, Aug 7: Jammu and Kashmir Government on Sunday ordered transfer and posting of 8 Jammu and Kashmir Administrative Service (JKAS) officers in the civil administration. See order copy click here The post 8 JKAS officers transferred appeared first on Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

Daily Excelsior 7 Aug 2022 11:27 am

Indian American teen from Virginia crowned Miss India USA 2022

WASHINGTON, Aug 7:Indian American teenager Aarya Walvekar from Virginia has been crowned Miss India USA 2022 at the annual pageant held in New Jersey. An aspiring actress Aarya (18), said, It has been my childhood dream to see myself on the silver screen and work in films and TV. Her hobbies include exploring new places, cooking and debating, she said. Saumya Sharma, a second-year premedical student at the University of Virginia, was declared first runner up and Sanjana Chekuri of [] The post Indian American teen from Virginia crowned Miss India USA 2022 appeared first on Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

Daily Excelsior 7 Aug 2022 11:11 am

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Daily Excelsior 7 Aug 2022 10:57 am

Mission suffers data loss in terminal phase; status to be declared soon

Sriharikota, Aug 7: ISROs maiden Small Satellite Launch Vehicle (SSLV), carrying Earth Observation Satellite (EOS-02) and a student-made satellite-AzaadiSAT, lifted off from the Sriharikota spaceport at 9:18 a.m. The countdown for the launch of Indias maiden SSLV commenced at 2.26 a.m. on Sunday, the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) said. The objective of the SSLV was to place satellites EOS-02 and AzaadiSAT into low earth orbit. All stages of SSLV performed as expected, but suffered data loss at terminal phase [] The post Mission suffers data loss in terminal phase; status to be declared soon appeared first on Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

Daily Excelsior 7 Aug 2022 10:30 am

Musical Event Held At Dal Lake

SRINAGAR: Popular Punjabi singers rocked the Zabarwan Park on the banks of Dal Lake here with their enthralling performances on Saturday evening. The musical event titled- Jashn-E-Kashmir was organised by One Digital Entertainment and Bunty Bains Productions in collaboration with Alternate Kashmir Productions. Punjabi singers who performed on the occasion include Afsana Khan, Jordan Sandhu, []

KashmirLife 7 Aug 2022 10:14 am

Active Covid cases in country increase to 1,34,933

New Delhi, Aug 7: With 18,738 new coronavirus infections being reported in a day, Indias tally of COVID-19 cases has risen to 4,41,45,732 while the active cases have increased to 1,34,933, according to the Union Health Ministry data updated on Sunday. The death toll has climbed to 5,26,689 with 40 fatalities which includes eight deaths reconciled by Kerala, the data updated at 8 am stated. The active cases comprise 0.31 per cent of the total infections, while the national COVID-19 [] The post Active Covid cases in country increase to 1,34,933 appeared first on Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

Daily Excelsior 7 Aug 2022 9:54 am

ISRO launches its new SSLV-D1 rocket from Sriharikota

Sriharikota (Andhra Pradesh), August 7: The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) on Sunday launched its first new rocket the Small Satellite Launch Vehicle (SSLV-D1) carrying Earth Observation Satellite (EOS-02) and a student-made satellite-AzaadiSAT from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre (SDSC) in Andhra Pradeshs Sriharikota. To mark the countrys celebrations of Azaadi Ka Amrit Mahotsav, the SSLV, co-passenger satellite called AzaadiSAT comprising 75 payloads built by 750 students from 75 rural government schools across India was launched on Sunday. Girls who [] The post ISRO launches its new SSLV-D1 rocket from Sriharikota appeared first on Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

Daily Excelsior 7 Aug 2022 9:52 am

Countdown to ISROs maiden SSLV-D1/EOS-02 mission begins

SRIHARIKOTA, AUGUST 7: The countdown for the launch of Indias maiden Small Satellite Launch Vehicle (SSLV) carrying an earth observation satellite and a student satellite commenced at 2.26 a.m. on Sunday, the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) said. ISRO has embarked on a mission to place satellites that weigh up to 500 kg into the 500 km low earth orbit, as it aims for a bigger share of the demanding SSLV market. SSLV-D1/EOS-02 Mission: the countdown commenced at 02.26hrs, ISRO [] The post Countdown to ISROs maiden SSLV-D1/EOS-02 mission begins appeared first on Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

Daily Excelsior 7 Aug 2022 8:40 am

CSIR gets first woman director general

New Delhi, Aug 7:Senior scientist Nallathamby Kalaiselvi has become the first woman director general of the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), a consortium of 38 research institutes across the country. She succeeds Shekhar Mande, who superannuated in April. Rajesh Gokhale, Secretary, Department of Biotechnology, was given the additional charge of the CSIR upon Mandes retirement, a personnel ministry order said on Saturday Known for her work in the field of lithium ion batteries, Kalaiselvi is at present director [] The post CSIR gets first woman director general appeared first on Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

Daily Excelsior 7 Aug 2022 8:38 am

Army chief visits LoC in Rajouri, Poonch; reviews preparedness of troops

Briefed about prevailing situation by Comdrs Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Aug 6: Army chief General Manoj Pande today visited the forward areas along the Line of Control (LoC) in the Poonch and Rajouri districts and reviewed the operational preparedness of the troops. The Chief of Army Staff (COAS) reached Jammu on a two-day visit yesterday and was briefed about the prevailing security situation. General Manoj Pande, #COAS visited the forward areas of Poonch & Rajouri sectors and reviewed the operational preparedness [] The post Army chief visits LoC in Rajouri, Poonch; reviews preparedness of troops appeared first on Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

Daily Excelsior 7 Aug 2022 3:12 am

Dhankhar elected 14th Vice Prez

Takes 528 votes against Alvas 182 NEW DELHI, Aug 6: NDA candidate Jagdeep Dhankhar was elected as the 14th Vice President of India today as he defeated joint Opposition candidate Margaret Alva. Dhankhar, a former Governor of West Bengal, secured 528 votes while 80-year-old Alva got 182. The numbers were stacked in favour of Dhankhar as the ruling BJP enjoys an absolute majority in Lok Sabha and has 91 members in Rajya Sabha. The BJP heads the National Democratic Alliance [] The post Dhankhar elected 14th Vice Prez appeared first on Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

Daily Excelsior 7 Aug 2022 3:11 am

AAP takes out Padyatras in all Assembly constituencies of Jammu

Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Aug 6: In order to expose alleged anti youth policies of Bhartiya Janta Party and failure of Government on recruitment front which has put Jammu and Kashmir on top in list of lack of employment, Aam Aadmi Party today organised Padyatras in all Assembly segments of Jammu province . Click here to watch video This was first of its kind provincial level protest in which all the forty three Assembly segments were covered by AAP with thousands [] The post AAP takes out Padyatras in all Assembly constituencies of Jammu appeared first on Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

Daily Excelsior 7 Aug 2022 3:10 am

13 injured as minibus rolls down

Excelsior Correspondent UDHAMPUR, Aug 6: Thirteen passengers were injured when a minibus, they were travelling in, rolled down into a gorge near Roua Da Bagh on Barmeen Udhampur road, here this morning. The minibus, bearing registration number JKO2T-5686, was on its way from Barmeen to Udhampur when it skidded off the road and rolled down near Roua Da Bagh because of bad condition on the PMGSY road. Click here to watch video Incharge PP Ghordi, SI Ridham along with [] The post 13 injured as minibus rolls down appeared first on Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

Daily Excelsior 7 Aug 2022 3:10 am

Two JKGF operatives held for Ind PP blast, were linked to Talib

Got Rs 50,000 for terror act Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Aug 6: With the arrest of two operatives of the terror group Jammu and Kashmir Ghaznavi Force (JKGF), police today solved grenade attack outside Ind Police Post in Ramban district within four days. Two police personnel suffered minor injuries when unidentified militants hurled an explosive device on the Police Post at village Ind in Gool area on August 2 first such incident in over a decade in the area which [] The post Two JKGF operatives held for Ind PP blast, were linked to Talib appeared first on Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

Daily Excelsior 7 Aug 2022 3:10 am

AOI successfully performs rare lung surgery

Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Aug 6: American Oncology Institute (AOI) at ASCOMS Hospital, Jammu achieved a milestone by successfully performing a rare lung surgery. The procedure was led by Dr Avinash Rajra, Consultant Surgical Oncology, AOI and Dr Sujeet Bhat, Consultant Surgical Oncology, AOI with the support of the anesthetic team led by Dr Atul Sharma, Consultant Anesthesiologist, AOI and Dr Khuram Malik, Senior Resident Anesthesiologist, AOI. The patient diagnosed with Squamous Cell Cancer in lungs can now breathe easily without [] The post AOI successfully performs rare lung surgery appeared first on Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

Daily Excelsior 7 Aug 2022 3:09 am

AAP seeks action against all accused in PSI scam, announces Padyatras across Kashmir

Excelsior Correspondent KASHMIR, Aug 6: Aam Aadmi Party on Saturday asked the Jammu and Kashmir Government and Central Bureau of Investigation to ensure that all the accused in the Jammu and Kashmir Police Sub Inspector scam are dealt with iron hands irrespective of their political affiliations. AAPs Kashmir province incharge and Delhis Cabinet Minister, Imran Hussain stated this while addressing a press conference in Kashmir in which other senior party leaders were also present. He reminded that Aam Aadmi Party [] The post AAP seeks action against all accused in PSI scam, announces Padyatras across Kashmir appeared first on Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

Daily Excelsior 7 Aug 2022 3:09 am

796 Covid cases with 219 in Srinagar

Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir reported 796 fresh positive cases with zero deaths on Saturday, an official bulletin said. It said that 660 cases were detected in Kashmir division and 136 in Jammu division, taking the total positive cases to 469041. Providing district-wise breakup for positive cases, the bulletin said Srinagar reported 219 cases, Baramulla reported []

Kashmir Reader 7 Aug 2022 2:29 am

Army chief reviews operational readiness along LoC in Jammu

Jammu: Army Chief General Manoj Pande on Saturday visited the forward areas along the Line of Control (LoC) in the Poonch and Rajouri districts of Jammu and Kashmir and reviewed the operational preparedness, an official said. The Chief of Army Staff (COAS) reached Jammu on a two-day visit on Friday and was briefed about the []

Kashmir Reader 7 Aug 2022 2:28 am

Muharram Procession on Guru Bazar-Buchwara, Abi Guzar-Zadibal routes not allowed, orders DM

Cites public safety, security, law and order issue SRINAGAR: On the directions of the High Court of J&K at Srinagar, the District Magistrate Srinagar on Saturday decided that processions related to Muharram-ul-Haram 1444 (Hijri) from Guru Bazar towards Buchwara and Abi Guzar towards Zadibal routes respectively will not be allowed keeping in view public Security []

Kashmir Reader 7 Aug 2022 2:27 am

Pak hands over body of Poonch boy who drowned in river

Jammu: Pakistani authorities on Saturday handed over the body of a boy who drowned in a river in Jammus Poonch and was swept across the border by strong currents, officials said. Zaffar Ahmad, 17, of Kalai village was taking a bath in the river on July 31 when he drowned. He could not be traced []

Kashmir Reader 7 Aug 2022 2:27 am

Old shell explodes in Budgam: Police

Srinagar: An explosion took place in Budgam district of Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday, police said. No injury or loss of life was reported in the incident. A police official said, a loud sound was heard in the morning by inhabitants of the Kralpora area of the central Kashmir district, where some families from the []

Kashmir Reader 7 Aug 2022 2:26 am

Kumar to continue as IGP Kashmir after elevation

Srinagar: Kashmir Inspector General of Police Vijay Kumar, who was recently promoted to the post of additional director general, will continue to serve in his position as the valleys police chief, the union territory government said on Saturday. An order by the UTs Home Department said Kumars post has been declared equivalent in rank and []

Kashmir Reader 7 Aug 2022 2:26 am

After premature melting of ice-shivling, no fresh batch of Amarnath yatris leaves from Jammu

Jammu: No fresh batch of pilgrims left the Bhagwati Nagar base camp here for the cave shrine of Amarnath in the south Kashmir Himalayas on Saturday, officials said amid a decline in the footfall of the devotees. On August 2, Jammu and Kashmir Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha had appealed to the Amarnath pilgrims to visit []

Kashmir Reader 7 Aug 2022 2:26 am

Muslims help transport idols to hill top temple in Bhaderwah

Bhaderwah: Setting an example of communal harmony, Muslim residents of Kursari Panchayat in Jammus Doda joined hands with Hindus in moving giant idols to an ancient temple here. Six idols, each weighing between 500 kg and 700 kg and made of granite, were bought from Rajasthan to be installed at the recently renovated Shiv temple []

Kashmir Reader 7 Aug 2022 2:25 am

Model Academy excels in Business Festival

Excelsior Correspondent JAMMU, Aug 6: Students of Model Academy School participated in an Inter -School Business Festival Negotium Agon, at Wyngberg Allen School, Mussoorie recently and bagged Outstanding Performance Award. Five students of the school, Khyul Nissa, Arushi Pandita, Aakriti Jamwal, Tanisha Bandral and Amardeep Singh along with faculty member Mukul Arora took part in the business quiz, logo making competition, trade fair and auction round. Around 40 prestigious Schools from all over India participated in the competition. The guest [] The post Model Academy excels in Business Festival appeared first on Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

Daily Excelsior 7 Aug 2022 1:13 am

WR-II lifts POWERGRID Kabaddi title

Excelsior Sports Correspondent JAMMU, Aug 6: Team from WR-II clinched POWERGRID Inter Regional Kabaddi Tournament title by defeating NR-I in the finals held today at University of Jammus Indoor Gymnasium Hall by 36-25 points. Though NR-I gave a tight fight, WR-II showed great temperament and skill to clinch the title. The team of WR-I along with host NR-II remained second runners up in the tournament. Earlier, in the semifinal matches, NR-I defeated NR-II by 38-14, whereas WR-II trounced WR-I by [] The post WR-II lifts POWERGRID Kabaddi title appeared first on Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

Daily Excelsior 7 Aug 2022 1:09 am

India ensures another series win after beating WI by 59 runs

Lauderhill, Aug 6: Rohit Sharma maintained his unbeaten record as captain in bilateral T20Is after India made short work of West Indies by 59 runs to take an unassailable 3-1 lead in the five-match series here today. It was a perfect weekend for the NRIs in and around Florida, as India first scored 191 for 5 with useful knocks from Rishabh Pant (44 off 31 balls) and skipper Rohit Sharma (33 off 16 balls), and a cameo from Axar Patel [] The post India ensures another series win after beating WI by 59 runs appeared first on Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

Daily Excelsior 7 Aug 2022 1:09 am

Wrestling coach brings laurels to J&K

Excelsior Sports Correspondent JAMMU, Aug 6: Son of soil, Sahil Sharma representing India women wrestling team in the ongoing Commonwealth Games at Birmingham brought laurels to Jammu and Kashmir as his two trainees secured two medals in the game. It is a proud moment for J&K that India team squad wrestlers namely Sakshi Malik won Gold medal in 62 kg weight category and Divya Kakran secured Bronze medal in the Games for India. After winning the medals in the said [] The post Wrestling coach brings laurels to J&K appeared first on Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

Daily Excelsior 7 Aug 2022 1:08 am

Vinesh, Ravi, Bajrang, Sakshi, Deepak bag gold medals

Birmingham, Aug 6: Putting aside the mental and physical struggles that pegged her back, an intimidating Vinesh Phogat pounced on her rivals to complete a hat-trick of CWG gold medals while Ravi Dahiya too went unchallenged in his gold-winning show, here on Saturday. Besides, Bajrang Punia, Sakshi Malik, and Deepak Punia also bagged gold medals for India in wrestling. While this is the second Commonwealth Games gold medal for Bajrang, Deepak and Sakshi registered their first gold medals at the [] The post Vinesh, Ravi, Bajrang, Sakshi, Deepak bag gold medals appeared first on Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

Daily Excelsior 7 Aug 2022 1:05 am

Indoor Wushu Academy lifts Cship title

Excelsior Sports Correspondent SRINAGAR, Aug 6: Indoor Wushu Academy lifted the District Srinagar Wushu Championship title, organised by the Wushu Association at Indoor Stadium Polo Ground, here today. The overall trophy went to District Srinagar Wushu Academy, whereas runner up and 2nd runner up trophies went to Delhi Public School Srinagar and New Convent School respectively. About 750 players from different Schools and Clubs participated in the championship. Nuzhat Ara Divisional Sports Officer Kashmir was the chief guest, while Kuldeep [] The post Indoor Wushu Academy lifts Cship title appeared first on Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

Daily Excelsior 7 Aug 2022 1:05 am

KNIT students excel in Fit India Quiz

Excelsior Sports Correspondent JAMMU, Aug 6: Ritik Katal, Vasudev Singh Jamwal and Raj Kumar Malhotra (Lecturers) from Kotwal National Institute of Teaching (KNIT) represented Jammu and Kashmir in the national level Fit India Quiz competition at Mumbai and won the prize of Rs 2.5 lac in the event. About 40,000 schools participated in the competition from the entire country. About 400 above schools participated from J&K among which KNIT was the only school qualified from the national level by beating [] The post KNIT students excel in Fit India Quiz appeared first on Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

Daily Excelsior 7 Aug 2022 1:05 am

Girls Football League inaugurated

Excelsior Sports Correspondent JAMMU, Aug 6: Batra Groups 98.3 Mirchi organised a Girls Football League to encourage girls of Jammu to indulge into the Football game, here today. The 98.3 Mirchi has been doing multiple events to bring new exposure to the city, so this monsoon, especially after the covid times, Team Mirchi organised the tournament to lay out the encouragement and sportsmanship among the girls of Jammu. The inaugural event of the two day League was held at Birla [] The post Girls Football League inaugurated appeared first on Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

Daily Excelsior 7 Aug 2022 1:02 am

Inter-school competition organised

Excelsior Sports Correspondent JAMMU, Aug 6: An inter-school poem recitation competition was organised by Jammu Sanskriti School, here today. The program was inaugurated by the dignitaries including Director Operations Sunakshi Anand, Vice-Principal Avneet Kaur, Headmistress Prabhjotkour, Superintendent of Curriculum and Instructions, Varuna Mangotra, Principal Kindergarten Nidhi Kohli and Administrative Officer Tarmeet Kour with lighting the lamp. The event began with a mesmerising welcome dance, followed by a welcome address given by little Sanskritians Vaideesha, Amogh and Saksham. The participants of [] The post Inter-school competition organised appeared first on Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

Daily Excelsior 7 Aug 2022 1:01 am

Indian team wins silver in mens fours lawn bowls

Birmingham, Aug 6: India won its second medal in lawn bowls competition at the Commonwealth Games as the mens fours team settled for a silver medal after losing to Northern Ireland in the final here on Saturday. The final score read 18-5 in favour of Northern Ireland. The Indian team comprised Sunil Bahadur (lead), Navneet Singh (second), Chandan Kumar Singh (third) and Dinesh Kumar (skip). Northern Irelands last gold medal in lawn bowls came way back in the 1998 Commonwealth [] The post Indian team wins silver in mens fours lawn bowls appeared first on Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

Daily Excelsior 7 Aug 2022 1:01 am

Jammu hosting maiden PGTI tournament from Sept 7

Excelsior Sports Correspondent JAMMU, Aug 6: Jammu is all set to host the first ever Professional Golf Tour of India (PGTI) Tournament at Jammu Tawi Golf Course from Sept 7 to Sept 10. During the recent inauguration of Jammu Tawi Golf Academy at Jammu Tawi Golf Course, Lt. Governor, Manoj Sinha, who is also the Chairperson of Jammu Tawi Golf course, announced the hosting of a PGTI level tournament in Jammu. The event has been made possible due to keen [] The post Jammu hosting maiden PGTI tournament from Sept 7 appeared first on Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

Daily Excelsior 7 Aug 2022 12:58 am

First women Football tournament commences

Excelsior Sports Correspondent JAMMU, Aug 6: The first women Football tournament being organized in the memory of the famous footballer of J&K Suresh Kumar was inaugurated at Isle of Ball in Rani Bagh, here today. The two-day tournament is sponsored by JKSPT Jammu and organised by NMN College of Education. Former Minister and President Central Zone JKNC, Babu Rampaul was the chief guest at the inaugural ceremony, whereas Dr Vikas Sharma Secretary Central Zone JKNC and Satpal Shabotra were the [] The post First women Football tournament commences appeared first on Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

Daily Excelsior 7 Aug 2022 12:56 am

Yasir plots B1 collapse as B3 wins by virtue of 1st innings lead

JKCAs Sr Mens Multi-Day Tournament Excelsior Sports Correspondent JAMMU, Aug 6: Young medium pacer Yasir Gulzar plotted collapse of JKCA B1, taking 4 important wickets, thus helping JKCA B3 emerge victorious by virtue of first innings lead in the ongoing Senior Mens Multi-Day Tournament at Sher-e-Kashmir Cricket Stadium Sonawar, Srinagar today. This Cricket for Peace Tournament, is being organised by the Jammu and Kashmir Cricket Association (JKCA) at various venues across the Union Territory. At Sher-e-Kashmir Cricket Stadium, Srinagar, replying [] The post Yasir plots B1 collapse as B3 wins by virtue of 1st innings lead appeared first on Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism | Breaking News J&K .

Daily Excelsior 7 Aug 2022 12:56 am