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J&K Sports Council signs MoU with Suresh Raina for training budding cricketers
J&K Sports Council signs MoU with Suresh Raina for training budding cricketers
The initiative will complement the efforts of the J&K government which has already created state-of-the-art sporting facilities across the Union Territory
India news network | Tue, Nov 24

Pak-based Jaish “efforts to wreak major havoc” thwarted again, says PM Modi day after J&K encounter
Pak-based Jaish “efforts to wreak major havoc” thwarted again, says PM Modi day after J&K encounter
He said it was a ‘nefarious plot’ to target grassroots level democratic exercises
India News Network | Fri, Nov 20

District Development Council polls galvanize Kashmiris' interest in politics
District Development Council polls galvanize Kashmiris' interest in politics
Seeing the public response, even those political parties which were earlier opposed to participation have jumped into the fray
Aasha Khosa | Thu, Nov 19

J&K govt to upgrade 180 schools into ‘smart schools,’ bring them at par with private schools
J&K govt to upgrade 180 schools into ‘smart schools,’ bring them at par with private schools
Out of these 180 schools in Srinagar district, about 120 are situated in urban areas while 60 are located in rural areas
India News Network | Wed, Nov 18

300 ultras ready to infiltrate into Kashmir from Pak launch pads: BSF IG
300 ultras ready to infiltrate into Kashmir from Pak launch pads: BSF IG
India has recorded as many as 4,052 ceasefire violations by Pakistan already this year
India News Network | Mon, Nov 16

J&K agricultural land: Transfer to outsiders and non-agriculturists is now illegal
J&K agricultural land: Transfer to outsiders and non-agriculturists is now illegal
The laws have been modified in line with those in states like Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand
India News Network | Mon, Nov 2

Jammu & Kashmir: Mansar Lake rejuvenation project begins, may double the number of tourists
Jammu & Kashmir: Mansar Lake rejuvenation project begins, may double the number of tourists
This is likely to generate about 1.15 crore man-days of employment
India News Network | Mon, Nov 2

J&K to create ‘one-stop center’ for youth issues; holds Youth Engagement and Outreach meet
J&K to create ‘one-stop center’ for youth issues; holds Youth Engagement and Outreach meet
The workshop saw suggestions about creating employment opportunities for the youth
India News Network | Sat, Oct 31

Jammu & Kashmir celebrates Accession Day, sees national holiday for the first time
Jammu & Kashmir celebrates Accession Day, sees national holiday for the first time
People took out ‘Tranga’ (tricolor) rallies with the Indian national flag in Jammu and Kashmir’s capital Srinagar
India News Network | Mon, Oct 26

J&K to provide piped potable water to all schools by year end
J&K to provide piped potable water to all schools by year end
The Union Territory will also provide piped potable drinking water to all rural households by December 2022
India News Network | Sat, Oct 24

J&K revamps Jammu, Srinagar water sports centers with better infrastructure facilities
J&K revamps Jammu, Srinagar water sports centers with better infrastructure facilities
The new upgrades include changing rooms, new international grade boats, jetties, and a boat shed
India News Network | Sat, Oct 17

J&K government signs MoU with e-commerce major to promote handicrafts, handloom
J&K government signs MoU with e-commerce major to promote handicrafts, handloom
A web portal “Samarth” has been created for the marketing of handloom and handicraft products of Jammu and Kashmir
India News Network | Thu, Oct 15

Rural livelihoods mission extended for 5 years in J&K and Ladakh, Rs 520 crores allocated
Rural livelihoods mission extended for 5 years in J&K and Ladakh, Rs 520 crores allocated
The decision was taken after an of analysis of the mission’s performance so far, the government said
India News Network | Wed, Oct 14

Demand surges for organic food as the first organic market is introduced in Srinagar
Demand surges for organic food as the first organic market is introduced in Srinagar
This retail market is Srinagar offers vegetables to people who have switched to organic foods
India News Network | Tue, Oct 13

Back to Village 3 perfect way to honour Mahatma Gandhi: J&K LG Manoj Sinha
Back to Village 3 perfect way to honour Mahatma Gandhi: J&K LG Manoj Sinha
Phase 3 has been launched from Shermal, Shopian to resolve various issues of the local villagers
India News Network | Fri, Oct 2

Centre launches 23 road and bridge projects in Jammu and Kashmir
Centre launches 23 road and bridge projects in Jammu and Kashmir
These included 15 roads and 8 bridges, thereby providing people with all weather connectivity projects in the region
India News Network | Wed, Sep 30

Videos

3-day Chinar Martial Arts Wushu Championship organized by Indian Army
3-day Chinar Martial Arts Wushu Championship organized by Indian Army
The event aims to promote martial arts and harness the talent of the youth
India News Network Video Desk | Mon, Nov 23

Para-Cycling Expedition ‘Infinity Ride 2020’ for BSF members begins in Kashmir
Para-Cycling Expedition ‘Infinity Ride 2020’ for BSF members begins in Kashmir
The race is organised every year to honour the BSF members who have lost a part of their bodies in the line of duty.
India News Network Video Desk | Fri, Nov 20

Disinformation

The Economist’s way of being economical with the truth!
The Economist’s way of being economical with the truth!
In its current edition, London-based The Economist has gone hammer and tongs against India over the scrapping of Article 370
Shankar Kumar | Sun, Sep 13

 No, land in Jammu and Kashmir is not being transferred to the armed forces
No, land in Jammu and Kashmir is not being transferred to the armed forces
No decision has been taken to either transfer any new land or declare areas outside cantonments or army land as strategic
Vinay Jha | Mon, Jul 20

The Telegraph uses old data for misleading narrative on tourism in J&K
The Telegraph uses old data for misleading narrative on tourism in J&K
Wrong and incomplete information has been used in an attempt to distort the reality in Jammu and Kashmir
IVD Bureau | Wed, Feb 12

Infographics

First-ever J&K District Development Council polls to be held in 8 phases from Nov 28
First-ever J&K District Development Council polls to be held in 8 phases from Nov 28
The District Development Councils (DDCs) will have elected representatives for approving development plans and expenditure
India News Network Infographics Desk | Thu, Nov 5

Last leg of Udhampur-Srinagar-Baramulla rail link to be ready by December 2022
Last leg of Udhampur-Srinagar-Baramulla rail link to be ready by December 2022
The difficult Katra-Banihal stretch of the rail link will have a large number of tunnels and bridges
IVD Infographics Desk | Tue, Jul 21