Governance

The state craft has evolved differently in Jammu and Kashmir over the years. This section offers narratives about the various facets of the governance in between various elected governments and the governors.

Government Initiatives July 11-17, 2021

Sustainable Entrepreneurship Bilal Ahmad Khan, a post-graduate from Sheikhpora (Anantnag) started a fish farm in his native village in 2007 with assistance from the Fisheries...

Government Initiatives July 4-10, 2021

The Employment Generation Amid growing protests by graduates over the class fourth job posts being reserved for 10+2 candidates only, Chief Secretary Arun Kumar Mehta...

Darbar Move: An Obituary

Jammu and not Srinagar should mourn the demise of the darbar move, writes Haseeb A Drabu, asserting that the undoing of half capital status...

Those 689 Days

Between the candle march on the night of August 4, 2019, and the meeting with Prime Minister Narendra Modi on June 24, 2021, Kashmir...

Government Initiatives June 20 – June 26, 2021

Added Accountability Jammu and Kashmir Economic Reconstruction Agency (ERA) has asked the contractor of the Parimpora-Soibugh road to complete the project within stipulated time or...

The Security Tool

Rakesh Pandita’s killing has prompted police to bar the movement of the politicians and the protected persons without security clearance. Political parties see the...

Government Initiatives

Combating Covid19 Lt Governor Manoj Sinha inaugurated the Defence Research and Development Organisation’s (DRDO) 500-bedded Covid Hospital at Khonmoh, Srinagar. It was completed in 17...

An Unusual Exit

BVR Subrahmanyam was the chosen officer to spearhead the process of recreating ‘Naya Kashmir’ after the reading down of Article 370 and bifurcation of...

Government Initiatives June 6-12, 2021

Electrifying Kashmir Power Development Corporation Limited (KPDCL) has said that 21 out of 70 receiving stations (RS) were completed to date while 10 more are...

Government Initiatives

Countering Covid19 Jammu and Kashmir government said 62 per cent of people in the age group of 45 years have been vaccinated in comparison to...

Covid Priority

It is vital to have Covid19 appropriate behaviour. But it is more important to retain Covid19 as the key priority in the governance policymaking....

Government Initiatives May 23-29, 2021

Vaccinating All Jammu and Kashmir government, according to PK Pole has placed an order of 1.2 crore Covid-19 vaccination doses but the difficulty has arisen...

Probing The Toll

With Kashmir having massive morbidity and Jammu leading in the mortality, a puzzled government is trying its best to locate the reasons responsible, reports...

Government Initiatives

JAMMU On the express directions of the Lt Governor, Manoj Sinha, the labour class has started getting some help as the lockdown prevents any work....

Government Initiatives May 9-15, 2021

Clearing The Interest Subvention Lt Governor, Manoj Sinha approved the further release of Rs 250 crore as Interest Subvention, part of the economic package for...