J&K

After death of 11 students, admin bars picnic trips by schools, colleges sans permission

Poonch, June 28: A day after 11 students lost their lives in a tragic road mishap, district administration in Poonch have directed all private and government institutions to seek prior permission from competent authority for any picnic henceforth. A vehicle (tempo traveller) carrying students of a private computer centre from Surankote plunged into deep gorge […]

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Three Lecturers suspended for not attending ‘Back To Village’ programme

ADDC appointed as enquiry officer, asked to submit detailed report Poonch, June 25: Administration on Tuesday suspended three officers of education department for remaining absent in the recently launched “Back to Village” programme in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir. ‘Back to Village’ is a unique initiative of the state government under which officers are […]

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Minor girl among 3 injured in Pak shelling along LoC in J-K’s Poonch

Jammu: Three civilians, including an 11-year-old girl, were injured when the Pakistan Army shelled villages and forward posts during ceasefire violation along the LoC in Jammu and Kashmir’s Poonch district Sunday, officials said. “At about 1930 hours Sunday, Pakistan army initiated unprovoked ceasefire violation starting with firing of small arms followed by shelling with mortars […]