Tag: Srinagar

  • 11 more police station areas freed of restrictions in Srinagar, now only 23 left

    11 more police station areas freed of restrictions in Srinagar, now only 23 left

    Srinagar, August 31: In its earnest efforts to bring life back to normalcy in the Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir since Article 370 was abrogated, the Centre on Saturday eased the restrictions in 11 more police stations areas. With this, 82 out of 105 police stations are functioning without any restrictions. In view of […]

  • Mobile Medical Unit working overtime to ensure facilities to flood-hit

    Mobile Medical Unit working overtime to ensure facilities to flood-hit

    Jalandhar, August 31: Mobile Medical Unit (MMU) of the Punjab Health department has proved a blessing for the people marooned at villages falling under Shahkot sub-division by imparting quality health services to them at their doorsteps. Deputy Commissioner Varinder Kumar Sharma said that MMU comprises an MBBS doctor, a pharmacist, a staff nurse, a lab […]

  • Gen Rawat takes stock of situation at LoC, checks formations

    Gen Rawat takes stock of situation at LoC, checks formations

    Srinagar, August 31: Indian Army chief General Bipin Rawat on Saturday reviewed the operational preparedness of the formations deployed along the Line of Control. Accompanied by top officials of the Northern Command, General Rawat visited the forward posts of White Knight Corps on the LoC. He met with commanders to assess the preparations following the […]

  • September Poshan Maah action plan reviewed at national level

    September Poshan Maah action plan reviewed at national level

    Chandigarh, August 31: The action plan for POSHAN Maah under national POSHAN Abhiyaan was reviewed via video conferencing today by the Member (Health and Nutrition), Niti Aayog, Dr. Vinod Kumar Paul and the Secretary, Union Ministry of Women and Child Development Mr. Rabindra Panwar. During the video conference, emphasis was laid on providing nutritional food to […]

  • Urban development authorities begin e-auction of properties on Sept 1

    Urban development authorities begin e-auction of properties on Sept 1

    Chandigarh, August 31: Punjab Urban Development Authority (PUDA) & other Development Authorities of Punjab will hold the e-auction of properties from September 1. Properties offered would include institutional sites, commercial properties and residential plots situated across the state. An official spokesperson said while e-auction of PDA, GLADA, ADA, JDA & BDA will conclude on September 10, […]

  • Rich tributes paid to Beant Singh on 24th death anniversary

    Rich tributes paid to Beant Singh on 24th death anniversary

    Chandigarh, August 31: The Punjab government today observed the 24th death anniversary of late Chief Minister Mr. Beant Singh marking it as “Sarab Dharam Sammelan” at the State level function organized at the memorial of late CM at Sector 42, Chandigarh. Disclosing this here today, official spokesperson of the Punjab Government said that an all-faith […]

  • Court extends CBI custody of former FM Chidambaram till Sept 2

    Court extends CBI custody of former FM Chidambaram till Sept 2

    New Delhi, August 30: A special CBI court in Delhi extended the Central Bureau of Investigation custody of former union minister P Chidambaram till September 2 in connection with the INX Media case. Chidambaram was arrested on August 21 by the CBI from his residence in New Delhi’s Jor Bagh and is currently in the […]

  • Aimed at boosting economy, Sitharaman announces merger of 10 state-run banks

    Aimed at boosting economy, Sitharaman announces merger of 10 state-run banks

    New Delhi, August 30: A week after the government announced a slew of measures in a bid to boost the economy, Union Minister of Finance Nirmala Sitharaman on Friday made another set of announcements aimed at strengthening the banking structure in the country. Sitharaman announced that Punjab National Bank, Oriental Bank of Commerce and United […]

  • Manpreet Badal seeks investments, sells investor-friendly climate in Punjab

    Manpreet Badal seeks investments, sells investor-friendly climate in Punjab

    Bengaluru, August 29: Giving a clarion call to the entrepreneurs and industrialists, Punjab Finance Minister Manpreet Singh Badal on Thursday exhorted them to make huge investments in the state as it has an investor friendly climate coupled with lucrative incentives and concessions. Presiding over the session on Punjab industrial scenario during 8thInvest North organised by […]

  • Centre sanctions Rs 1040 crore for Punjab’s afforestation programme

    Centre sanctions Rs 1040 crore for Punjab’s afforestation programme

    UNION FOREST MINISTER PRAKASH JAVADEKAR LAUDS STATE’S ‘GHAR GHAR HARIYALI’ & PLANTING OF 550 TREES IN EACH VILLAGE Chandigarh, August 29: Conceding the request of Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh, the Central Government today sanctioned Rs. 1040 crore for Compensatory Afforestation Fund Management and Planning Authority (CAMPA) for greening Punjab. Disclosing this here today, a […]

  • Surkhi Bindi final countdown, are you ready for Friday?

    Surkhi Bindi final countdown, are you ready for Friday?

    The countdown for the release of Zee Studios’ Punjabi film Surkhi Bindi has just begun. With just a couple of hours to go, the movie opens in theatres near you on Friday, August 30. The movie is a quirky romance story, that packs in a punch with powerful performances and soulful music. Actor Sargun Mehta said, […]

  • Manpreet Badal extends invitation to Punjabis in Karnataka for Parkash Purb celebrations

    Manpreet Badal extends invitation to Punjabis in Karnataka for Parkash Purb celebrations

    Bengaluru, August 28: The Finance Minister, Punjab, Mr. Manpreet Singh Badal has extended a warm invitation to the Punjabis settled in Karnataka to attend the 550th Parkash Purb celebrations of Sahib Sri Guru Nanak Dev Ji in Punjab. Manpreet Singh Badal, Finance Minister, Punjab, addressing the function organised at Bengaluru by the department of Tourism and […]

  • Punjab IAS Officers’ Association reiterate commitment to organ donation programme

    Punjab IAS Officers’ Association reiterate commitment to organ donation programme

    Chandigarh, August 26: Carrying forward its mandate of social responsibility, Punjab State IAS Officers’ Association took another commendable initiative to promote the noble cause of Organ Donation among its members. An orientation session was organised in collaboration with Regional Organ & Tissue Transplant Organisation (ROTTO) PGIMER at Mahatma Gandhi State Institute of Public Administration, on Monday. […]

  • Tricolour flies proud as J&K state flag removed from Srinagar’s Civil Secretariat building

    Tricolour flies proud as J&K state flag removed from Srinagar’s Civil Secretariat building

    Srinagar, August 25: The state flag of Jammu and Kashmir was removed from top of the Civil Secretariat building in Srinagar on Sunday. The Indian national flag was the only flag here, flying high and proud. The process of having only the national flag on top of government buildings is continuing across Jammu and Kashmir. […]

  • Chidambaram to be produced before CBI court Monday in INX Media case

    Chidambaram to be produced before CBI court Monday in INX Media case

    New Delhi, August 25: Former union finance minister P Chidambaram, who was remanded to five-day CBI custody, allowing the Central Bureau of Investigation to grill him in the INX Media alleged corruption case, will be produced in a special CBI court on Monday. This comes as Chidambaram’s five-day custody will come to an end on […]