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Monday, September 15th, 2014

Infrastructure Damage in J-K Floods Could Touch Rs 6K Crore

Jammu and Kashmir has suffered massive damage to its public infrastructure due to the worst floods it has faced in more than a century and officials say that the state would need at least Rs 5,000 crore...

Monday, April 29th, 2013

Kashmir has 1,230 Lakes, Water Bodies, Many Are Shrinking

The Himlayan state of Jammu and Kashmir are dotted with more than 1200 lakes and water bodies, an Environment and Remote Sensing report said on Tuesday. The water bodies were being counted methodically for the first time...

Sunday, April 28th, 2013

Satellite Images Improve Education System in India

The Jammu and Kashmir government has struck upon an out-of-this-world solution to identify villages and remote hamlets that don't have access to a government school. The state government has decided to use satellite imagery to identify remote...

Thursday, February 28th, 2013

Remote-sensing Database Upgrade Planning in JK: Omar

Real-time spatial data about Jammu and Kashmir would help decision-making authorities in improving governance in all areas of the state, Chief Minister Omar Abdullah said today. "A real-time spatial database available to planners and decision-making authorities would...

Sunday, February 24th, 2013

Workshop on Remote Sensing Begins at Kashmir University

With an aim to create awareness about the application of remote sensing and how global positioning system (GPS) has revolutionized the world in various areas including resource management a seminar-cum-workshop on ‘Application of Remote Sensing, GIS and...

Tuesday, September 6th, 2011

India Tells China to Stop Infrastructure Work in PoK

India has asked China to stop its infrastructure development activities in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir, even as it keeps a close watch on Beijing's "rapid" development of strategic roads, railway lines and airfields in Tibet as well as along...

Monday, June 13th, 2011

Australian Website Omits Kashmir, Arunachal as Part of India

A map of India on an Australian government website has omitted the states of Jammu and Kashmir and Arunachal Pradesh triggering strong protests from the Indian community in the country. Following the protests, Australia admitted that the...

Friday, May 27th, 2011

Economist Accuses India of Censorship Over Kashmir Map

The Economist magazine has accused India of hostile censorship after being forced by the country's authorities to cover up a map in its latest edition. India says the map, which depicts the disputed area of Kashmir, is...

Thursday, April 21st, 2011

Omar Highlights Utility of Geospatial Applications

Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah today highlighted the significance of Mission Geospatial Applications (MGA) in area specific planning and monitoring of social infrastructure. "Geospatial Applications and Remote Sensing are useful tools to give new dimension...