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Mortal remains of Former PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee consigned to flames with full state honour
 
New Delhi 17 August(Agencies) Mortal remains of Former PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee consigned to flames with full state honour DD NewsThe mortal remains of Former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee were consigned to flames with full state honour at Smriti Sthal in New Delhi this evening. The funeral pyre was lit by his daughter Namita Kaul Bhattacharya amidst chanting of mantras. President Ram Nath Kovind, Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu, Prime Minister Narendra Modi today paid their last ....
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PM, HMO, Amit Shah and other party leaders pay tributes to Atal Bihari Vajpayee
 
New Delhi 17 August(Agencies) Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Home Minister Rajnath Singh, BJP president Amit Shah and other party leaders paid tributes to former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee at BJP headquarters in New Delhi this morning. Bharat Ratna Atal Bihari Vajpayee's body was brought to the party Headquarters from his residence earlier today. People can pay their last respects to the departed leader till 1 PM. Since last evening, the body was kept at Vajpayee's official resi....
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Funeral procession of former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee begins
 
New Delhi 17 August(Agencies) The funeral procession of former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee has begun from BJP headquarters in New Delhi. His last rites will be performed at Smriti Sthal this evening. Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Home Minister Rajnath Singh, BJP president Amit Shah and other party leaders paid tributes to former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee at BJP headquarters this morning. Bharat Ratna Atal Bihari Vajpayee's body was brought to the party Headquarters from h....
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Govt announces 7-day State mourning as a mark of respect to former PM Atal Bihari Vajpayee
 
New Delhi 16 August(Agencies) The Government has announced seven-day state mourning throughout the country as a mark of respect to former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee. During the period, the national flag will be flown at half-mast throughout India till 22nd of this month. The Tri-colour will fly half mast on the day of funeral at all Indian Missions and High Commission of India abroad. The departed dignitary Atal Bihari Vajpayee will be accorded State funeral. Union Cab....
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Former Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee passes away
 
New Delhi 16 August(Agencies) In a statement, AIIMS said that former prime minister Atal Bihar Vajpayee passed away at 5.05 pm on Thursday. "It is with profound grief that we inform about the sad demise of former prime minister of India Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee at 5.05 pm," the hospital said in a statement. "Despite the best of efforts, we have lost him today," it said. President Ram Nath Kovind Tweeted: Extremely sad to hear of the passing of Shri Atal Bihari Vajpayee, our former Prime Mi....
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PDP delegation meets Governor
 
Srinagar, August 16: A delegation of PDP led by Sh. Abdul Rehman Veeri, former Minister, met Governor N.N. Vohra at the Raj Bhavan today. The delegation expressed concerns relating to the legal challenge to the Article 35 A of the Indian Constitution; raised issues relating to the security concerns of their Party members arising from threat of attacks on its leaders and workers; up - gradation of schools and creation of new colleges as decided by the outgoing government; engaging unemployed....
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Gunfight rages near LOC in Nowgam sector: Four army men injured, reinforcement rushed
 
Kupwara 16 August(Agencies) At least four Indian soldiers sustained injuries after a gunfight triggered between militants and army in Nowgam Sector of North Kashmir’s Handwara town. Official sources said that an encounter triggered between the 08 Bihar Army and the infiltrators, the infiltrators managed to get the access at Sangam post Nowgam sector Handwara in district Kupwara, triggering an encounter. Four Army men have been injured in a gunfight between government forces and infiltrat....
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Governor hosts Independence Day ‘At Home’
 
Srinagar, August 15: Governor N. N. Vohra and the First Lady, Mrs. Usha Vohra, hosted an ‘At Home’ at the Sher-i-Kashmir International Conference Centre, here this evening, to celebrate the Independence Day. Dr. Nirmal Kumar Singh, Speaker, Legislative Assembly; Justice Gita Mittal, Chief Justice of High Court; Sh. Omar Abdullah, former Chief Minister; Sh. K. Vijay Kumar, and Sh. Khurshid Ahmad Ganai, Advisors to Governor; Judges of High Court; Legislators; Sh. BVR Subrahmanyam, Chief Secret....
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Independence Day celebrated with enthusiasm, traditional fervour across Kashmir
 
SRINAGAR, AUGUST 15: The 72nd Independence Day was today celebrated across the Kashmir division with enthusiasm and traditional fervour. People from different sections of the society, including senior government functionaries, members of police, security forces and students of various educational institutions took part in the Independence Day functions at the district headquarters. At Anantnag: The Deputy Commissioner Mohammad Younis Malik unfurled the tricolour and took the salute at the....
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Governor hoists tricolor and reviews parade at State level Independence Day function
 
Srinagar, August 15 : Governor N. N. Vohra hoisted the tricolour at the State level function on the occasion of the Independence Day, at Sher-i-Kashmir, Cricket Stadium, this morning. Governor inspected the parade and took the salute at an impressive march past which was commanded by S.S.P. Benam Tosh, Commanding Officer IR 17 Battalion. The smart contingents participating in the Parade were from the Border Security Force, Central Reserve Police Force, women contingents of J&K Police, JKAP....
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Local News
Governor reviews vacancies and recruitments in colleges and higher education institutions
Governor leaving to pay homage to Sh. Vajpayeeji
AIKS mourns demise of Bharat Ratan Atal Behari Vajpaee
DC Rajouri takes stock of Budha Amarnath Ji Yatra arrangements
Dr Farooq Abdullah meets Governor
Advisor Ganai to conduct public hearing in Jammu on Aug 18-19
Power shutdown
Machail Mata Yatra crosses 1 lakh mark
BJP demands magisterial inquiry into failure of audio system at Shere-Kashmir Stadium
Advisor Ganai meets Governor
 
Opinion
Full text of the Governor’s Independence Day Speech:
Sepoy Jaspal Singh: A glimmer of hope that must be followed up, not extinguished:-N..N.Bhatia
Would stand down politics help BJP-PDP to get back power in J&K? Written By Ashok Raina
What Can Kashmiri Pandits Learn from Jews and Parsis?
Release of Hamid Ansari from Pakistani Jail By Col NN Bhatia (Retd)
A LONG-RUNNING POLITICAL TRAGEDY IN INDIA WRITTEN BY ASHOK RAINA
Swachh Bharat Mission - Gramin Dashboard
MASHALLAH! THE GREAT GAME AGAINST INDIA By Ashok Raina
Command and control management all India radio and door darshan killed under plot
4th pillar of democratic system hijacked ---!
 
Nation/World
Gallantry medals announced on Independence Day eve
Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman asks armed forces to always be prepared for any aggression inimical to country
Delhi CBI court summons Congress leader Naveen Jindal, 14 others as accused in coal block money laundering case
Two Indians abducted in Malaysia rescued: Sushma Swaraj NSD Logo
SC pulls up Amrapali Group over its failure to hand over possession of flats to home buyers
Bihar Social Welfare Minister Manju Verma resigns
DMK patriarch & former Tamil Nadu CM Karunanidhi passes away
Earthquake claims 91 lives in Indonesia, 200 injured
Advisor Vijay Kumar reviews DIPR functioning
Russia: 18 killed in Helicopter crash in Siberia region
 
Sports
Indian Women's Handball team to play its opening group match of Jakarta Asian Games
JK Govt releases Rs 14.3 cr to upgrade sports facilities under Khelo India
DC Kargil inspects Kharee Sultan Choo Sports Stadium
Ruination of Kashmir’s lone Cricket Stadium likely due to I-Day celebrations
Rana inaugurates Sports Range, declares open 9th shooting championship
P V Sindhu settles for Silver in World Championships' women's singles title clash
ASCOMS organizes cycle rally on road safety
P V Sindhu enters women's singles final at World Championship in Nanjing
Inter-district Boxing, Karate championship concludes in Kargil
India to take on Ireland in quarter-final of Women's Hockey World Cup tonight
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