PM Modi Launches Ayushman Bharat Scheme For J&K Residents

December 26, 2020

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday launched the Ayushman Bharat scheme via video-conferencing to extend health insurance coverage to all residents of Jammu and Kashmir. The Prime Minister's Office said the scheme will ensure universal health coverage, and focus on providing financial risk protection and ensuring | Read more|

Big Lead For Farooq Abdullah-Led Gupkar Alliance In J&K Local Polls

December 22, 2020

The Farooq Abdullah-led People's Alliance for Gupkar Declaration took a big lead over the BJP on Tuesday as votes were counted in the first District Development Council (DDC) election in Jammu and Kashmir. This is the first election in Jammu and Kashmir since its special status was scrapped last year and it was downgra | Read more|

3 militants killed in encounter with security forces in J-K

July 18, 2020

Three militants were killed in an encounter with security forces in Shopian district of Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday, police said. Acting on specific information about the presence of militants in the Amshipora area of Shopian in south Kashmir, security forces launched a cordon-and-search operation there, a police off | Read more|

Two militants killed in encounter in J-K

July 17, 2020

Two militants were killed in an encounter with security forces in Kulgam district of Jammu and Kashmir on Friday, police said. Security forces launched a cordon and search operation early Friday morning in Nagnad area of the district following information about the presence of militants there, a police official said. | Read more|

J-K LG condemns deadly attack on BJP leader in Bandipora

July 9, 2020

Jammu and Kashmir Lt Governor G C Murmu on Thursday condemned the killing of BJP leader Sheikh Waseem Bari and two of his family members in Bandipora district, saying the perpetrators of the cowardly act shall be brought to justice. Bari, his father Bashir Ahmed and brother Umar Bashir were injured when militants opene | Read more|

03 militants killed in encounter in J&K

April 27, 2020

An encounter broke out between militants and security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Kulgam district on Monday, leaving three terrorists dead, a defence spokesman said. | Read more|

Hydroxychloroquine drug from India reaches US

April 12, 2020

As per news report of The Tribune, a consignment of hydroxychloroquine from India has arrived in the US, days after New Delhi lifted a ban on the export of the anti-malarial drug, seen as a possible cure for COVID-19, to America and some other countries on humanitarian grounds. | Read more|

PM Modi Says "Here 24x7 For You"

April 11, 2020

In a video conference with chief ministers on COVID-19, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said, "Any chief minister can speak to me and give suggestions (on COVID-19) anytime". | Read more|