While interacting with the girl students selected under the Pragati scheme, the Lt Governor termed women as vital agents of change. “Jammu and Kashmir government is creating an ideal, gender-inclusive ecosystem where they have better access to education and economic growth putting them at the heart of our development initiatives and making those on the margins aware of their rights”, observed the Lt Governor.
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Before The Kabul Retreat
Described as the ‘Graveyard of Empires’, Afghanistan was always termed to be at peace when it was at war. But the land-locked desert country that was always in turmoil and one of the worst targets of the Great Game suffered immensely throughout, especially in the last 40 years, Masood Hussain writes
Almost everybody in academia and politics that Khalid Bashir Gura spoke to, the response over Kabul happens was simple – wait and watch
Parliamentary Committee In Srinagar
The visiting 28-member Parliamentary Standing Committee on Home Affairs have had detailed interactions with top civil administration and discussed developmental scenario and people’s welfare measures in Jammu and Kashmir. It is on a 4-day visit. Congress leader and MP Anand Sharma is heading the committee.
MUSIC IN MUD HOUSE
Deep into north Kashmir, Faheem Mir meet a small community that sings and lives on folk music but is facing a tense situation in the last few years
THE KABUL SPILLOVER?
Security experts are divided over the possible impact of the Kabul situation on Kashmir. But the dramatic Taliban triumph has altered the region’s geopolitics, for the time being, writes Riyaz Wani
Durga Bhawan At Katra
To enhancing facilities for the convenience of the Vaishno Devi pilgrims, Lt Governor Manoj Sinha laid the foundation for the Durga Bhawan, a high utility pilgrim-centric facility worth Rs 24.4 crore. The facility will accommodate 4000 pilgrims.
In the first, 480 talented girls from Jammu and Kashmir were included in the degree and diploma courses of the Pragati Scholarship. Jammu and Kashmir has also got nine scholarships under the Saksham Scheme for Persons with Disabilities.
‘SOME HISTORIANS BELIEVE THAT AFGHANISTAN CONFLICT IS THE OUTCOME OF INDIA AND PAKISTAN KASHMIR STAND-OFF'
Foreign policy expert and editor of HardNews magazine, Sanjay Kapoor believes that Taliban 2.0 has more legitimacy unlike in the past as it had signed a deal with the US and negotiated with other countries of the region, but the final verdict can be passed only after it manages ticklish issues involving half of its population, the women
Boredom Is Creative?
Getting bored is not as boring as it gets, writes Azra Hussain
LG In Bangus
Lt Governor, Manoj Sinha inaugurated the Bungus Awaam Mela amidst grand arrangements for village games, exhilarating local performances, and other activities to celebrate the 75th year of Independence.
What It Takes To Sell Indian Saffron!
The saffron of Kashmir has long been considered the world’s finest, but drought is threatening the livelihood and traditions of its farming families.
4 Militants Killed In J&K; Were Behind Migrant Killings: Cops
FOUR MILITANTS were killed in two separate gunfights in south Kashmir on Wednesday, with police saying they were responsible for last week's killings of migrant workers.
Centre has utterly failed to tackle situation in J&K: Cong
The Congress on Wednesday demanded immediate restoration of statehood and a democratically elected government in Jammu and Kashmir, while alleging that the Centre has utterly failed to tackle the situation there.
आईईडी से उड़ाए आतंकी ठिकाने
घाटी में आतंक को नेस्तनाबूद करने की तैयारी
मोदी से मिले शाह, कश्मीर की स्थिति की दी जानकारी
देश में सुरक्षा स्थिति की व्यापक समीक्षा करने के बाद केन्द्रीय बाद केन्द्रीय गृह मंत्री अमित शाह ने आज प्रधानमंत्री नरेन्द्र मोदी से मुलाकात कर उन्हें जम्मू कश्मीर में चुनिंदा वर्गों के खिलाफ आतंकवादी हिंसा से उत्पन्न हालात सहित आंतरिक सुरक्षा से संबंधित आंकलन से अवगत कराया।
'बाबू जी' जान रहेगी तो पैसे कहीं भी कमा लेंगे
'बाबू जी' जिंदा रहा तो पैसे तो कहीं रहकर भी कमा लूंगा। घाटी में हिंसा के बाद दिल्ली लौटे राजमिस्त्री धनिया अपनी पत्नी के साथ उत्तर संपर्कक्रांति से उतरे। वह अपने साथ घर का सभी सामान लेकर आए थे।
Movers And Shapers
Migrant workers will continue to shape India’s economy in the foreseeable future. Embrace them
Terror Killings - Migrant Workers Flee Kashmir; Throng Railway Station, Bus Stands
Thousands of migrant workers who fled Kashmir along with their families queued up outside ticket counters at railway stations and bus stops in Jammu and Udhampur on Tuesday, while more were leaving the Valley as the targeted killing of non-locals by terrorists in recent weeks triggered a fresh exodus.
Security huddle on J&K migrants begin to leave
The Jammu & Kashmir administration moved thousands of non-local workers to "safer areas” overnight and through the day, while hundreds others left the Valley after a string of targeted attacks on minorities and civilians, including those from outside the Union Territory, officials said on Monday.
आतंकी हमलों से डरे प्रवासी रोजी-रोटी छोड लौट रहे घर
जम्मू स्टेशन पर ट्रेन पकड़ने के लिए उमड़ रही भीड़