Early Times Newspaper Jammu, Leading Newspaper Jammu
 
Breaking News :   Work on Chandrayaan 3 mission has begun, confirms ISRO chief K Sivan | Jammu-Srinagar NH shut for second day due to multiple landslides | CASO resumes in Pulwama, SOG jawan killed, two soldiers injured so far | SC refuses to grant stay on CAA for now, hints at referring pleas to Constitution bench | Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad Bin Salman hacked Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos’s phone through WhatsApp: Report | No deliberate delay by Returning Officer: EC on Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal waiting for hours to file nomination | Anti-terror operations to go full throttle in Kashmir | Centre takes control, local politicians sidelined | With no Data in hand, how will Govt succeed in its KPs return project? | Srinagar to get modern firefighting, free training for volunteers, Jammu to wait again | Rabi crop damaged/unsown in over 75,000 hectares of land, compensation eludes | MTA elections in limbo courtesy internal conflict | Director Health Services Kashmir gives damn to Govt order cancelling attachments | Violation of Bio-Medical Waste Management continues in Rajouri | Victim meets SSP, seeks registration of case against erring cops | Dhotre chairs public outreach camp at Kalakote | PHE division Akhnoor conduct meeting | MPDA holds meeting, seeks LG’s attention towards facelift of Transport Ngr | Inter Panchayat/Block Level Cricket Competition | ADC flags off walkathon from Sports Stadium Doda | CSR organize Teachers’ Training programme | One arrested with stolen property | India will be among top 10 nations in 2028 Los Angeles Olympics: Rijiju | J&K outclass Odisha by 4 wickets, remains unbeaten so far | BIS organises Science Exhibition | DPS organizes national road safety week | Tawi Trekkers release calendar of activities | Training course on agribusiness begins at SKUAST-J | Geetansh wins gold in National Taekwondo Championship | Dept of EVS JU organizes alumni meet | J&K Volleyball Jr. Team to participate in national competition | Swachhata Hi Sewa Movement | 5 main reasons why things don’t work for us? | Delhi polls do or die for BJP | Gujjar delegation meets Tribal Affairs minister Munda, projects demands | BBIA hails curtain raiser investor meet | Youth Congress committee organizes meeting | JMC Mayor starts installation of LED street lights | Bhalla for providing attention to promote religious tourism in Jammu region | BJP leaders hail JP Nadda’s election | FTII holds admission seminar at IIMC Jammu | DPS Nagbani organises Show and Tell Competition | FTII holds admission seminar at IIMC Jammu | NIACL launches cancer guard insurance policy | Padogtra visits different areas, Medical Hospital | Officers to take NoC for staying in private hotels during official visit at Delhi | Bright future awaits J-K after abrogation of Article 370: Rijiju | IGP Jammu visit Kathua, interacts with students | CEO briefs Lt Guv about poll preparation to vacant panchayat, BDC seats | Every household in J-K to have potable water by Dec 2021: Gajendra Shekhawat | Locals Decry negligence of MC, R&B in Sunderbani | V K Singh addresses public outreach programme at Chenani | GoI committed to promote trade, tourism, technology in JK: Sarangi | Conserve water by establishing 'Water Management Committees': Shekhawat | 3 years on, MC Udhampur yet to install water ATMs | 10 long operating terrorists killed in twenty days | Child begging at traffic signals in Jammu goes unchecked, authorities unmoved | BDO Mendhar strangulates RTI | Security beefed up across north Kashmir ahead of Jan 26; Union minister of IT, Law & Justice likely to visit on Jan 23 | Jammu-Pathankot NHW turns death trap as Bari Brahmana-Ghagwal stretch in shambles | Embankment of Jhelum breaches in Srinagar, DC orders inquiry | Police officer martyred, Army jawan injured in encounter in Pulwama | Srinagar turns white due to fresh snowfall affecting normal life | Fix responsibility for crumbling Health care in Ramnagar: Harsh | Commissioner Secretary reviews functioning of Forest Deptt | CBJ books land grabbers, revenue officials for fraudulent sale of JDA Land | Anurag Thakur listens to people’s issues at Khour | Court rejects bail of retd CRPF cop in NDPS case | Power shut down | Hilal Rather rebuts ‘J&K Scam of Rs 177 cr’ | GMC attendants on small denomination currency making big money, patients at loss | Court acquits 6 in attack on Police Station | Gangwar visits Batote; inaugurates Power Receiving Station, Fruits, Vegetable Market | Centre wants new dawn of development, accountability in J&K: M A Naqvi | Union Agri Minister inaugurates several projects in Samba | Poonch administration holds public outreach program | 2 arrested, 300-kg poppy straw seized | TDF demands delimitation of Assembly constituencies | Local women turn up in huge number for J&K police recruitment drive | Karnah again cut off due to snowfall; no relief for people of Keran, Machil, Gurez | Back Issues  
 
Local News
Dhotre chairs public outreach camp at Kalakote
Inaugurates several developmental projects
1/21/2020 11:35:34 PM
Early Times Report RAJOURI, Jan 21: Minister of State for Human Resource Development, Communications, Electronics and Information Technology Sanjay Shamrao Dhotre today conducted a public outreach camp, here at Kalakote. Director School Education Jammu, Anuradha Gupta, Joint Director School Education Jammu, Showket Mehmood, Additional Deputy Commissioner, Kalakote, Krishan Lal and several other civil and police officers were present on the occasion. The outreach programme witnessed partici
 READ MORE
 
PHE division Akhnoor conduct meeting
1/21/2020 11:35:04 PM
EARLY TIMES REPORT Akhnoor, Jan 21: A meeting of PHE Division Akhnoor a unit of the Water Works (PHE) Employees Association was held at Akhnoor under the chairmanship of Provincial President Balbder Raj. Mitul Sharma the Provincial General Secretary also accompanied the chairmanship during the meeting. The meeting was organized by the Akhnoor Division President Birbal Sharma and workers of Akhnoor Division. After meeting the deputation met the Executive Engineer R.K Manju wherein the demands and problems were highlighted. The President expressed concerned over the exceeding pendency of the daily wagers monthly wages and the pick and choose policy of the concerned official who favour
 READ MORE
 
MPDA holds meeting, seeks LG’s attention towards facelift of Transport Ngr
1/21/2020 11:34:57 PM
EARLY TIMES REPORT JAMMU, Jan 21: A review meeting of Motor Parts Dealers Association (MPDA) Jammu regarding the overall condition of Transport Nagar was held here today. The meeting was convened under the chairmanship of Rajinder P Kakkar, president MPDA Transport Nagar, Narwal Jammu. In the meeting, it’s observed by all the members of association that government is not serious with regard to maintenance of Transport Nagar though team MPDA approached almost all concerned authorities like JDA, JMC, PHE, UEED & PDD but nothing has been done so far. It was discussed that while series of threadbare meetings were held with VC JDA Jammu wherein he told our team that he has submitted an e
 READ MORE
 
CSR organize Teachers’ Training programme
1/21/2020 11:34:29 PM
EARLY TIMES REPORT JAMMU, Jan 21: Centre for Skills and Research certified raining and Skill Development Organisation conducted Teachers’ Training Programme on Pedagogj at Kalidhar Memorial Army School Sunderbani. Dr. Rohit Koul from Centre for Skills and Research explained live points of Emotional Quotient which being essential in dealing and interacting with students which was followed by a fun activity. Brain games, high order thinking skills, the Importance of low order chinking and comprehension to high order thinking of application, analysis, synthesis and I valuation was briefed during the programme. A session was also taken on multiple intelligence followed by a few brain gym
 READ MORE
 
One arrested with stolen property
1/21/2020 11:34:24 PM
Early Times Report Jammu, Jan 21: The Bakhshi Nagar Police today arrested one youth and recovered stolen property on his revelation. According to sources, On 15-01-2020, a complainant namely Ankush Abrol son of Ratish Chander resident of Rehari Colony, Sarwal lodged a written complaint at Police Station-Bakshi Nagar regarding theft at his home. Based on this, FIR No. 15/2020 U/s 454, 380 Indian Penal Code (IPC) was registered at PS Bakshi Nagar, Jammu and investigation of the matter taken up. A special investigation team led by SI Vishav Partap Katoch, Incharge Police Post-Sarwal, was constituted. During investigation, several witnesses were examined and suspects were rounded up. Bas
 READ MORE
 
BIS organises Science Exhibition
1/21/2020 11:19:51 PM
Early Times Report Jammu, Jan 21: British International School, Jammu organised science exhibition in which students of different classes exhibited their models . The exhibition was inaugurated by Dr Darakhshan Andrabi, Chairperson, Central Waqf Committee Ministry of Minority, Govt of India. Senior BJP leader Prof Rajive Gupta, former Pro Vice Chancellor Central University of Jammu was Guest of Honour. The exhibition was based on the theme “Earth and Space”. Participating with great enthusiasm, students displayed their scientific temperament through various working and non-working models. Some of the exhibits were working models of pollution, circuits, water level indicator, 3D mode
 READ MORE
 
DPS organizes national road safety week
1/21/2020 11:19:51 PM
Early Times Report Jammu, Jan 21: Delhi Public School, Jammu organized a week long Road Safety week on the occasion of 31st National Road Safety week on the theme “Bringing Change Through Youth” and “Sadak Suraksha Jeevan Raksha”. A seminar cum cultural event was held on the occasion which was graced by the presence of Khushwant Singh, DTI, Jammu who also delivered a lively talk and interactive PPT presentation on the above themes. The programme commenced with an action song on traffic,
 READ MORE
 
Training course on agribusiness begins at SKUAST-J
1/21/2020 11:17:48 PM
Early Times Report Jammu, Jan 21: The eight days model training course on “Agribusiness development planning and management” commenced today at, Sher-e-Kashmir University of Agricultural Sciences & Technology of Jammu. The training programme is sponsored by Directorate of Extension, Ministry of Agriculture and Farmer’s Welfare, Govt. of India and is being organized by Division of Agricultural Economics and Agribusiness Management from 21stto 28th January 2020. The training programme is m
 READ MORE
 
Dept of EVS JU organizes alumni meet
1/21/2020 11:15:58 PM
Early Times Report Jammu, Jan 21: The Department of Environmental Sciences, University of Jammu organised its first alumni meet. The event was organized at Brigadier Rajinder Singh Auditorium, University of Jammu. The occasion witnessed the presence of Prof. S.P.S Dutta, Chief guest of the function, teaching faculty members of the Department of Environmental Sciences Prof. Raj Kumar Rampal (Head of the department), Prof. Anil Kumar Raina, Dr. Sanjay Sharma, Dr. Piyush Malaviya, Dr. Dr. Neeraj Sharma and Dr. Meenakshi Khajuria and Rakesh Kumar Atri, along with numerous alumni from civil administration, academics and private sector who came from different parts of the country and abroad.
 READ MORE
 
Gujjar delegation meets Tribal Affairs minister Munda, projects demands
1/21/2020 11:13:48 PM
Early Times Report Jammu, Jan 21: A delegation of Gujjars on Tuesday met Union Tribal Affairs Minister Arjun Munda here and apprised him of the issues and problems being faced by the Scheduled Tribe communities in Jammu and Kashmir with a request for immediate redressal of the grievances. Munda was on a two-day visit of the Jammu region as part of the week-long public outreach programme of the Central government and addressed a series of meetings in Reasi district. Noted tribal researcher
 READ MORE
 
BBIA hails curtain raiser investor meet
1/21/2020 11:12:53 PM
Early times Report Jammu, Jan 21: A meeting of members of the Bari Brahmana Industries Association (BBIA) was held today under the Chairmanship of Lalit Mahajan in the presence of Tarun Singla, Sr. Vice President, Ajay Langer Vice President, Viraaj Malhotra General Secretary, Rajesh Jain Secretary, Vivek Singhal Treasurer BBIA to discuss the Curtain Raiser Investor Meet. Industrial Fraternity of Jammu & Kashmir welcomes the initiative taken by Industry Department for holding the first ever Curtain Raiser Inverter Meet at New Delhi on 20-01-2020 under the Guidance of Lt. Governor G.C Murmu which is a step towards to hold an Investor’s Meet in the month of April 2020 a vision of Prime Mi
 READ MORE
 
Youth Congress committee organizes meeting
1/21/2020 11:12:42 PM
Early Times Report JAMMU, Jan 21: Jammu & Kashmir Youth Congress general Secretary and Incharge Jammu Urban S.Nimrandeep Singh Bhullar took a review meeting on Tuesday at Congress Party office Jammu . The meeting was attended by the office bearers of district Urban and was organized by district president Urban Rahul Tandon. The meeting discussed the reports submitted by district president urban of Youth Congress on their activities and problems faced by them. Other points discussed in the meeting were improving communication, grassroots outreach, activities to engage the youth, active participation of the youth in community services and strengthening the party. Prominent present in the
 READ MORE
 
JMC Mayor starts installation of LED street lights
1/21/2020 11:12:42 PM
Early Times Report Jammu, Jan 21: Mayor Jammu Municipal Corporation (JMC) Chander Mohan Gupta today started the installation work of street lights through EESL (Energy efficiency Service Ltd.) in the areas of Shiv Nagar, Raj Pura Mangotrian etc of W.No.33. EESL was the long pending project which has been started with the active efforts being taken by Mayor from the last one year and LED lights have been installed firstly in all the newly created wards of JMC on the demands of concerned Cou
 READ MORE
 
Bhalla for providing attention to promote religious tourism in Jammu region
1/21/2020 11:11:39 PM
Early Times Report JAMMU, Jan 21: Former Minister and senior Congress leader Raman Bhalla today said that tourism has been well recognized as an industry and as such it will have to be managed accordingly. If it is properly managed, it has vast potential of employment both directly and indirectly. It is not only the valley of Kashmir alone, which fascinates the tourists/visitors, but the whole of Jammu region, has a tremendous scope of religious tourism provided greater attention is given to it. There is lot of scope of religious tourism in Jammu region and greater attention should be given to it. Development of Parks, picnic spots, creation of wayside facilities and landscaping also
 READ MORE
 
BJP leaders hail JP Nadda’s election
1/21/2020 11:11:32 PM
Early Times Report Jammu, Jan 21: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) State Executive Member Raman Suri today said that BJP, which is the largest political outfit in India, truly represents common people and is not ruled by dynasty. It is the character of this party only that enables even common people to reach pinnacle of party for serving the nation. Recent election of Jagat Prakash Nadda, who is from Himachal Pradesh and born in Patna - Bihar, as the National President of Bharatiya Janata Party is an example of how BJP banks upon right people, who can lead, and not the dynasts. Raman Suri said that unlike Congress, BJP had always been represented by party presidents drawn from different p
 READ MORE
 
FTII holds admission seminar at IIMC Jammu
1/21/2020 11:11:26 PM
Early Times Report Jammu, Jan 21: Film and Television Institute of India (FTII) Pune today held a seminar at Indian Institute of Mass Communication (IIMC), Jammu campus, for admissions to FTII Pune and Satyajeet Ray Film and Television Institute of India Kolkata (SRFTI). Highlighting the performance of the national level institute of repute where from renowned personalities were/are alumnai, Prof. Siddharth Shasta, Head of the Department of Screen Acting, FTII gave details about the joint entrance test for various courses of these two premier film institutes of India. He threw light on various aspects of the entire selection process of candidates for courses like acting, direction, e
 READ MORE
 
DPS Nagbani organises Show and Tell Competition
1/21/2020 11:11:26 PM
Early times Report Jammu, Jan 21: DPS Nagbani organized a Show and Tell Competition for the students of I to III today in the school premises. Children participated enthusiastically in this competition. The aim of this competition was to encourage the imagination and creative thinking. It was conducted with a view to boost the spontaneous ability of the students to translate their thoughts and ideas into the words. It helps in speech clarity and to gather courage and overcome stage fear. Al
 READ MORE
 
FTII holds admission seminar at IIMC Jammu
1/21/2020 11:10:09 PM
Early Times Report Jammu, Jan 21: Film and Television Institute of India (FTII) Pune today held a seminar at Indian Institute of Mass Communication (IIMC), Jammu campus, for admissions to FTII Pune and Satyajeet Ray Film and Television Institute of India Kolkata (SRFTI). Highlighting the performance of the national level institute of repute where from renowned personalities were/are alumnai, Prof. Siddharth Shasta, Head of the Department of Screen Acting, FTII gave details about the joint entrance test for various courses of these two premier film institutes of India. He threw light on various aspects of the entire selection process of candidates for courses like acting, direction, e
 READ MORE
 
NIACL launches cancer guard insurance policy
1/21/2020 11:10:01 PM
Early Times Report Jammu, Jan 21: As a social obligation towards healthy India, country's premier multinational general insurance company, The New India Assurance Company Limited ( NIACL ) today launched its Cancer Guard Policy. Explaining its salient features, Company's Senior Divisional Manager for Jammu Division, Dr. Daleep Pandita said that people in the age group of 3 months up to 65 years can obtain this policy for different values from five lacs to fifty lacs per person based on age, for a period of one year, against annual premium ranging from Rs.600 to Rs. 34,000 respectively. No medical check up is required for taking this cover. This scheme contains the inbuilt benefits of amb
 READ MORE
 
Padogtra visits different areas, Medical Hospital
1/21/2020 11:09:54 PM
Earl y Times Report Jammu, Jan 21: Rajesh Padogtra, Provincial President –JKNPP (Jammu) expressed its concern and anxiety for over the 200 deaths of children in the age group of 2-5 years in ten Districts of Jammu Province from unknown disease and predominantly in Ramnagar Constituency of District Udhampur 10 children have become victims of unknown disease. Padgotra expressed is indignation and wrath against the administration of UT, J&K which claims that the adequate modern facilities are being provided to the public but contrariwise no such facilities have been provided. Padgotra expressing his anxiety said. , “if such modern facilities have been provided then why such huge number
 READ MORE
 
Bright future awaits J-K after abrogation of Article 370: Rijiju
1/21/2020 11:09:33 PM
Early Times Report Jammu, Jan 21: Stating that Article 370 was the “biggest obstacle” in the development of Jammu and Kashmir, Union minister Kiren Rijiju on Tuesday said the future of the Union Territory is bright and its youth can now have a dream to “touch the sky”. Rijiju was the part of the latest batch of nearly a dozen Union ministers who reached Jammu on Tuesday on the fourth day of the massive outreach campaign launched by the Centre to disseminate information about the implementation of its policies and programmes for the overall development of Jammu and Kashmir. “We are here to act like wings for the youth to fulfil their dream and the central government under the leadershi
 READ MORE
 
IGP Jammu visit Kathua, interacts with students
1/21/2020 11:09:32 PM
Early Times Report Kathua, Jan 21: Mukesh Singh, Inspector General of Police Jammu Zone visited at District Police Lines, Kathua and interacted. The IPG interacted with around 150 students along with caretakers from different villages/schools of District Kathua belonging to poor and underprivileged families of the remote area as well as youth belonging to J&K Police Martyr families. IGP Jammu flagged off Bharat Darshan Tour under Civic Action Programme (CAP). J&K Police under this initiative
 READ MORE
 
CEO briefs Lt Guv about poll preparation to vacant panchayat, BDC seats
1/21/2020 11:08:28 PM
Early Times Report Jammu, Jan 21: Jammu and Kashmir Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) Shailendra Kumar today called on Lt Governor G C Murmu here and informed him about the preparations for the elections to vacant seats of panchayats and block development councils (BDCs) in the Union Territory, a Raj Bhavan spokesman said. According to officials, the elections to the nearly 13,000 vacant posts of panch and sarpanch in gram panchayats in Jammu and Kashmir is likely to be held next month and a notification is this regard is expected to be issued on January 25. Kumar briefed the Lt governor about the various activities undertaken by the Election Commission in Jammu and Kashmir for generating
 READ MORE
 
Every household in J-K to have potable water by Dec 2021: Gajendra Shekhawat
1/21/2020 11:08:16 PM
Early Times Report Nagrota, Jan 21: Union Jal Shakti Minister Gajendra Singh Shekhawat on Tuesday said that every house in Jammu and Kashmir will have access to potable water by December 2021. He also said that process is underway to link 11 lakh houses in the Union Territory with clean water. “With a budget of Rs 10,400 crores, we are in the process of connecting 11 lakh houses of Jammu and Kashmir. We have kept the target of providing safe drinking water to every house by December 2021 and we will surely achieve it,” he told reporters here.
 READ MORE
 
V K Singh addresses public outreach programme at Chenani
1/21/2020 10:32:03 PM
Early Times Report UDHAMPUR, Jan 21: Union Minister of State for Road Transport and Highways, Gen (Retd) V.K Singh today addressed public outreach programme at Kendriya Vidyalaya, Chenani in Udhampur. The programme was attended by Commissioner Secretary, PWD (R&B) Department J&K, Khurshid Ahmed Shah, District Development Commissioner, Udhampur Dr. Piyush Singla, Chief Engineer PWD, Jammu Des Raj Bhagat, SSP, Rajiv Omparkash Pandey, ADDC, Ashok Kumar, BDC Chairpersons, and all district Office
 READ MORE
 
GoI committed to promote trade, tourism, technology in JK: Sarangi
1/21/2020 10:31:04 PM
Early Times Report KATHUA, Jan 21: Union Minister of State for Animal Husbandry, Dairying & Fisheries, Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises, Pratap Chandra Sarangi today said the Government of India is striving hard to promote technology, trade and tourism in Jammu and Kashmir. The Minister made these remarks while interacting with masses during a Public Outreach Program at Kathua. At the outset, Sarangi dedicated several completed projects to the public viz. Panchayat Ghar at Janglot South
 READ MORE
 
Conserve water by establishing 'Water Management Committees': Shekhawat
1/21/2020 10:30:31 PM
Early Times Report KATHUA, Jan 21: Union Minister for Jal Shakti, Gajendra Singh Shekhawat today said that there is a need to create "Water Management Committees" which will help to manage, harvest and distribute water in efficient manner. The Minister said this while addressing a mammoth gathering at Barnoti and Hiranagar blocks of Kathua district during his public outreach campaign. While addressing the gathering, the Minister said that the Government of India launches all the welfare sc
 READ MORE
 
10 long operating terrorists killed in twenty days
1/21/2020 10:17:52 PM
Early Times Report Srinagar, Jan 21: At least 10 local terrorists who were operating in Jammu and Kashmir for the past two-three years have been killed in the last 20 days this month, a police officer said. The top brass of the security forces in Jammu and Kashmir attribute the spurt in gunfights between the security forces and terrorists during this month to "actionable intelligence inputs" and not to any recent infiltration from across the border. Ten militants have been killed in gunfights with the security forces so far in January. "Of these, three were killed on Monday in Wachi area of Shopian district. These included the ex-SPO Aadil Bashir who had stolen eight rifles from the h
 READ MORE
 
Security beefed up across north Kashmir ahead of Jan 26; Union minister of IT, Law & Justice likely to visit on Jan 23
1/21/2020 10:17:03 PM
S Tahir-ul Haq Early Times Report BARAMULLA, Jan 21: Ahead of the Republic day functions, security has been beefed up across the north Kashmir district to avoid any anti national activities in the areas. According to sources that, the security forces have been asked to remain alert and more check-points have been erected and vehicles entering the major towns of north Kashmir including Baramulla, Bandipora, Kupwara and Uri. However a top security official told early times that security fo
 READ MORE
 
Jammu-Pathankot NHW turns death trap as Bari Brahmana-Ghagwal stretch in shambles
1/21/2020 10:16:47 PM
EARLY TIMES REPORT JAMMU, Jan 21: The Jammu-Pathankot National Highway (NHW) has become a death trap for the commuters as the vehicles in fast speed frequently get skidded off the road mainly due to the dilapidated condition of the road stretch between Bari Brahmana and Ghagwal, often resulting in fatal accidents. The authorities of NHW who are supposed to maintain it have turned a deaf ear to the same and all pleas of people have fallen on deaf ears. ''Despite protests launched by the people, the authorities of NHW pay no attention in maintaining the road,'' said Raghunandan, a resident of Ghagwal. "The NH has become a death trap for people and commuters but no one in administration bo
 READ MORE
 
Embankment of Jhelum breaches in Srinagar, DC orders inquiry
1/21/2020 10:16:22 PM
Early Times Report Srinagar, Jan 21: Panic gripped summer capital, Srinagar, on Tuesday morning when the embankment of the river Jhelum breached in the cantonment Shivpora, Sonwar area. Meanwhile, Deputy Commissioner (DC) of Srinagar Dr Shahib Iqbal Choudhary has ordered an inquiry after the people alleged that the restoration work done after breach in the embankment in 2014 was not carried out properly. Despite low water level in the river during the winter, a portion of the embankment came down on Tuesday morning in Shivpora, triggering panic among locals. ''I have ordered repair of the breach immediately'', Mr Choudhary said.
 READ MORE
 
Police officer martyred, Army jawan injured in encounter in Pulwama
1/21/2020 10:16:17 PM
Early Times Report SRINAGAR, Jan 21: A special police officer was martyred and a soldier injured on Tuesday in an encounter with militants in Jammu and Kashmir’s Pulwama district, police said. The encounter broke out in the district’s Khrew area when the security forces had launched a cordon and search operation, a police official said. Special Police Officer Shahbaz Ahmad was killed while an Army jawan injured in the exchange of fire, the official said. He said the operation was on till last reports came in.
 READ MORE
 
Srinagar turns white due to fresh snowfall affecting normal life
1/21/2020 10:16:10 PM
Early Times report Srinagar, Jan 21 Srinagar, the summer capital of Union Territory (UT) Jammu and Kashmir, has turned white due to fresh snowfall since early Tuesday morning, disrupting normal life. Roof and tree tops, besides electric poles and wires, plain fields and roads had turned white as people woke up this morning. However, the minimum temperature witnessed a surge though it was still sub zero in Srinagar. ''Against minus 2.4 degree, the minimum temperature was minus 1.2 degree,'' a Met department spokesman told . He said there could be light to moderate snow or rain in Kashmir valley, including plains, during the next 24 hours. Doctors and other experts
 READ MORE
 
Fix responsibility for crumbling Health care in Ramnagar: Harsh
1/21/2020 10:15:56 PM
Early Times Report Jammu, Jan 21: With infant deaths occurring unabatedly in Ramnagar in the recent past, Harsh Dev Singh JKNPP Chairman and former Minister today sought fixation of responsibility upon the earring Health Deptt authorities for their failure to take appropriate action on time. He said that complaints were being regularly registered by Panthers Party with the concerned authorities of Health Deptt who failed to take appropriate action resulting in tragic deaths of several infants in various villages of Ramnagar. Taking the Health Deptt to task for its culpable negligence over the issue, Singh sought resignation of top officers and bureaucrats who were squarely responsible fo
 READ MORE
 
Commissioner Secretary reviews functioning of Forest Deptt
1/21/2020 10:15:54 PM
Early Times Report JAMMU, Jan 21: Commissioner Secretary Sarita Chauhan Department of Forest, Environment & Ecology today reviewed the functioning of Forest Department at Van Bhawan Jammu. The Principal Chief Conservator of Forests J&K, Dr. Mohit Gera through a presentation briefed the Secretary about the functioning of the Forest Department and the various schemes/programs being implemented by the department. He highlighted the progress made in the CAPEX in which almost 95% of the release
 READ MORE
 
CBJ books land grabbers, revenue officials for fraudulent sale of JDA Land
1/21/2020 10:15:33 PM
EARLY TIMES REPORT JAMMU, Jan 21: Crime Branch, Jammu (CBJ) has registered a formal case against few land grabbers and some revenue officials for conspiring and cheating a person by issuing forged revenue extracts in the shape of ‘fard intekhab’ and ‘Aks Sajra’ for 2 kanals of JDA land at prime location at Paloura, Jammu. The case was registered against one Sham Singh, son of Bari Singh of Sec-4 Pamposh Colony, Janipur Jammu, Sujan Singh, son of Nand Lal of Bahu Fort Jammu and the revenue officials Maqbool Hussain - the then Patwari Halqa Paloura, Jammu and the then concerned Naib Tehsildar and the then concerned Tehsildar. The instant case owes its origin to a written complaint
 READ MORE
 
Anurag Thakur listens to people’s issues at Khour
1/21/2020 10:15:31 PM
Early Times Report JAMMU, Jan 21: Union Minister of State for Finance and Corporate Affairs, Anurag Singh Thakur today listened to people’s issues here at Khour, as part of centre government’s public outreach programme. During the meeting, he interacted with various deputations and civil society members of Khour block, who projected demands and difficulties faced by them. Financial Commissioner, Finance A.K Metha accompanied the union minister during the visit. A delegation of West
 READ MORE
 
Court rejects bail of retd CRPF cop in NDPS case
1/21/2020 10:15:11 PM
EARLY TIMES REPORT JAMMU, Jan 21: Principal Sessions Judge Samba rejected the bail application of one retired CRPF personal allegedly involved in NDPS Act. According to the police case that the applicant has been arrested in a case registered at Police Station Ban Brahmana vide FIR No 03/2020 U/S 8/20/25 NDPS Act; that the applicant was arrested on 08.01.2020 by concerned police when 120 gms of Charas was recovered from his possession. Principal Sessions Judge Samba Mohd Akram Chowdhary after hearing Public Prosecutor Jawaid Khawaja for the UT observed that the quantity of contraband recovered from the applicant falls in intermediate quantity, therefore bar of section 37 NDPS Act is
 READ MORE
 
Power shut down
1/21/2020 10:15:04 PM
Early Times report JAMMU, Jan 21: To carry out erection of poles of 33 KV line, the shutdown of 33 KV Old Kartholi line is being observed. During the shutdown, the power supply to Raya, Gurah Slathia, Mandal, Smailpur and adjoining areas will remain affected on January 23 and 27 from 9 am to 4pm.
 READ MORE
 
Hilal Rather rebuts ‘J&K Scam of Rs 177 cr’
1/21/2020 10:14:58 PM
Early Times Report Jammu, Jan 21: Legal Counsel for Hilal A Rather has strongly rebutted the media reports alleging scam in repayment of Rs 177 crores liability of J&K Bank, which is yet to be established by the investigating agencies while the charges are yet to be proved in a court of law. In a statement, the Legal Counsel has sought to explain that the whole issue of the loan amount of Rs 177 crores has to be understood in the right perspective. The principal component of the loan primarily for construction of the project was only around Rs 128 crores, rest being interest component and anyone with some idea of construction costs in Prefabricated Steel Structures can vouch that more m
 READ MORE
 
Court acquits 6 in attack on Police Station
1/21/2020 10:14:41 PM
EARLY TIMES REPORT JAMMU, Jan 21: Principal Sessions Judge Poonch Madan Lal acquitted six accused namely Asdullah S/O Ghulam Mohiu-ul-Din R/O Azmabad Mandi, Mohd Din S/O Lassa Khan R/O Rajpura, Riaz Attash, irdous Ahmed sons of Mohd Asadullah , Farooq Ahmed S/O Abdul Khaliq R/O Rajpura and Mohd Yaseen S/O Mohd Sarvar R/O PLera whereas general arrest warrants issued against Mohd Rafiq S/O Ghulam Mohd R/O Balani. The brief facts of the prosecution case are that on 22-8-2008 i.e, on Friday accused persons with common criminal intention after the prayer of Friday started agitation in connection with handing over the land to the Shrine Board, instigated 5/6 thousand people of the area an
 READ MORE
 
Gangwar visits Batote; inaugurates Power Receiving Station, Fruits, Vegetable Market
1/21/2020 10:14:41 PM
Early Times Report RAMBAN, Jan 21: Union Minister of State (MoS) (Independent Charge) for Labour and Employment, Santosh Kumar Gangwar visited district Ramban and inaugurated Power Receiving Station, Chanderkote and Fruit and Vegetable Market, Batote besides addressed the general public at Batote today. Commissioner Secretary, Labour and Employment, Sourabh Bhagat, Deputy Commissioner (DC) Ramban, Nazim Zai Khan, Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP), Ramban Anita Sharam, Director Horticult
 READ MORE
 
Centre wants new dawn of development, accountability in J&K: M A Naqvi
1/21/2020 10:13:59 PM
Early Times Report SRINAGAR, Jan 21: Union Minister for Minority Affairs, Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi today said that the Central Government wants a new dawn of development and accountability in the functioning of government machinery in Jammu & Kashmir. He said this at the Public Outreach Programme and E-inauguration/foundation stone laying ceremony at Harwan block in Srinagar. Advisor to Lt Governor, Farooq Khan and Deputy Commissioner Srinagar Dr Shahid Iqbal Chowdhary were also present on the
 READ MORE
 
Union Agri Minister inaugurates several projects in Samba
1/21/2020 10:13:39 PM
Early Times Report VIJAYPUR, Jan 21: Union Minister of State for Agriculture and Farmer Welfare, Kailash Choudhary today inaugurated completed projects and launched new works in border district Samba and chaired a public outreach meeting at Raya Morh block- Vijaypur. Member Parliament, Lok Sabha, Jugal Kishore Sharma also participated in the Public outreach programme along with Secretary Agriculture department, Manzoor Ahmed, District Development Commissioner, Samba Rohit Khajuria, D
 READ MORE
 
Poonch administration holds public outreach program
1/21/2020 10:13:15 PM
Early Times Report POONCH, Jan 21: District Administration Poonch today held a mega public outreach program under the chairmanship of District Development Commissioner, Rahul Yadav, here at GDC Poonch. Chairman BDC Surankote, SDM Surankote, BDO, district Officers, Surpanchs, panchs, senior officers besides locals attended the program. During the outreach programme Horticulture Department provided 3 power tillers for horticulture mechanization under Mission for Integrated Development of Horticulture. The Department of School Education provided financial assistance of Rs. 5000 to the girl students of various schools under Beti Bachao Beti Padhao Scheme through DDC. ICDS Department dist
 READ MORE
 
2 arrested, 300-kg poppy straw seized
1/21/2020 10:13:04 PM
Jammu, Jan 21: Two people were arrested and 300 kg poppy straw was seized on the city outskirts on Tuesday. The dog squad of Jammu Police helped in arresting the peddlers. “The dog squad, during regular search operation, helped the police arrest two drug smugglers with 300-kg poppy straw,” Two Punjab based drug peddlers were arrested on the spot, he added. With the help of the dogs-- “Raja” and “Kali”-- the police intercepted a truck at Nagrota on city outskirts. “The frisking team recovered the contraband and arrested the accused,”police official said, adding that a case has been registered and investigation started. Earlier, Jammu police recovered haul of heroin, charas in different i
 READ MORE
 
TDF demands delimitation of Assembly constituencies
1/21/2020 10:12:58 PM
Early Times Report Doda, Jan 21: President Thathri Development Front, District Doda, Kuldeep Kumar Rao , said that holding of Assembly elections without delimitation of Assembly Constituencies, as done in BDC election without implementation of 73rd amendment, will be another joke & discrimination with the people of Jammu Division in general & Sub-Division Thathri in particular. Rao has appealed to the visiting Central Ministers & Lt. Governor, Girish Chandra Murmu to conduct Assembly elections only after delimitation of Assembly seats & also the rotation of reserved Assembly constituencies in J&K. Rao has demanded a separate Assembly Constituency for the whole Sub-Division Thathri
 READ MORE
 
Local women turn up in huge number for J&K police recruitment drive
1/21/2020 10:12:44 PM
Early Times Report Doda, Jan 21 : The Jammu and Kashmir police recruitment drive for the women battalion witnessed huge footfall here on Tuesday as 21000 aspirants turn up against 1300 posts. Braving the cold weather and rain, local women thronged in large numbers for Jammu province and Kashmir province women battalion recruitment. Danish Rana, IPS, Chairman of the Recruitment Board said: “We are hiring women for Jammu province and Kashmir province and a list has been prepared in each district for the same. Enthusiasm in the women is commendable despite cold weather and rain. This proves their eagerness to join the police force.” Hina Banu, an aspirant, said “The unemployment rate i
 READ MORE
 
Karnah again cut off due to snowfall; no relief for people of Keran, Machil, Gurez
1/21/2020 10:12:29 PM
Early Times report Srinagar, Jan 21: Border town of Karnah and dozens of other far-flung and remote areas were again cutoff on Tuesday due to fresh moderate to heavy snowfall since early Tuesday morning. Meanwhile, there was no relief for people living in cutoff border towns of Keran, Machil and dozens of far-flung and remote villages, including those near the Line of Control (LoC), where snow clearance operation to restore traffic to these areas was suspended due to fresh snowfall. Traffic on road leading to border town Gurez, which is surrounded by Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (POK) from three sides, remained suspended for the past 20 days on Tuesday due to slippery road conditions and
 READ MORE
 
 
 
 
 
STOCK UPDATE
  
BSE Sensex
NSE Nifty
 
CRICKET UPDATE
 
 
Buy Mi4i 16GB from Snapdeal
 
 
   
Home About Us Top Stories Local News National News Sports News Opinion Editorial ET Cetra Advertise with Us ET E-paper
 
 
J&K RELATED WEBSITES
J&K Govt. Official website
Jammu Kashmir Tourism
JKTDC
Mata Vaishnodevi Shrine Board
Shri Amarnath Ji Shrine Board
Shri Shiv Khori Shrine Board
UTILITY
Train Enquiry
IRCTC
Matavaishnodevi
BSNL
Jammu Kashmir Bank
State Bank of India
PUBLIC INTEREST
Passport Department
Income Tax Department
JK CAMPA
JK GAD
IT Education
Web Site Design Services
EDUCATION
Jammu University
Jammu University Results
JKBOSE
Kashmir University
IGNOU Jammu Center
SMVDU