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Fear among Kashmiri Pandits palpable after fresh terror threat
JAMMU: Kashmiri Pandits working in the Valley are in a state of panic after a terrorist group relea...

JAIPURPossibility of India's division increased due to prime minister's policies: Jairam Ramesh
JAIPUR: Hitting out at Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Congress leader Jairam Ramesh on Monday charged that the possibili...

NEW DELHIGo after big fish in drug trafficking cases: Nirmala Sitharaman to DRI
NEW DELHI: Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Monday asked enforcement agencies to go after 'big fish' involved in ...

AHMEDABADGujarat Assembly polls: PM Modi's mother casts vote
AHMEDABAD: Prime Minister Narendra Modi's mother Hiraba cast her vote at a polling booth in Raysan village near Gandhin...

SRINAGARPolling underway for re-poll in Jammu and Kashmir
SRINAGAR: Polling was underway on Monday in two district development council (DDC) constituencies of Jammu and Kashmir ...

RAJASTHANRahul Gandhi's Bharat Jodo Yatra begins in Congress-ruled Rajasthan
RAJASTHAN: Rahul Gandhi began his Bharat Jodo Yatra in the Congress-ruled Rajasthan on Monday morning.

NEW DELHICOVID-19: Active cases down to 4,434
NEW DELHI: India saw a single day rise of 226 coronavirus infections, while active cases declined to 4,434, according t...

WORLDI trust 'my friend' PM Modi to bring us together in order to build peaceful sustainable world: French President
LONDON: French President Emmanuel Macron on Sunday expressed confidence in India taking over the presidency of the powe...

JammuJ&K to create pool of cyber security analysts to tackle cyber terrorism other internet crimes
JAMMU: Jammu and Kashmir is planning to create a pool of cyber security analysts under the recently launched Cyber Secu...

NEW DELHIMallikarjun Kharge makes strong pitch for fixing accountability in Congress organisation at key meet
NEW DELHI: Congress president Mallikarjun Kharge on Sunday strongly pitched for organisational accountability from top ...

SRINAGARSIA conducts searches at multiple locations in terror funding case
SRINAGAR: The State Investigation Agency (SIA) of Jammu and Kashmir conducted searches at multiple locations in five di...

dodaChapter of Pakistan-sponsored terrorism closing in J&K: DGP
DODA: Director General of Police Dilbag Singh on Saturday said the chapter of Pakistan-sponsored terrorism is closing i...

SRINAGARBharat Jodo Yatra to reach Jammu and Kashmir by January end: Congress leader
SRINAGAR: The Bharat Jodo Yatra will reach Jammu and Kashmir towards the end of January and will culminate with a publi...

BENGALURUIndia never favours war, violence; not neutral to injustice: Rajnath Singh
BENGALURU: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Saturday said India neither disturbs others nor does it spare those who di...

JammuBDC chairperson social activist from Kashmir joins BJP in Jammu
JAMMU: A Block Development Council (BDC) chairperson and a social activist from north Kashmir's Uri joined the BJP here...

NEW DELHICongress attacks govt over 'Chinese shelters in Depsang' in Ladakh
NEW DELHI: Citing media reports that China has built shelters in the Depsang area in Ladakh, the Congress on Saturday q...

MUMBAIPM Modi to inaugurate Mumbai-Nagpur Samruddhi Expressway on Dec 11
MUMBAI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will inaugurate the Mumbai-Nagpur Samruddhi Expressway here on December 11, Mahara...

SRINAGARAgricultural university professor arrested after student alleges sexual harassment
SRINAGAR: Police have arrested a professor of an agricultural university in Jammu and Kashmir's Baramulla district afte...

NEW DELHIIndian Navy aims to become 'Atmanirbhar' by 2047: Admiral Hari Kumar
NEW DELHI: The Indian Navy has given assurances to the government that it will become 'Atmanirbhar' (self-reliant) by 2...

VISAKHAPATNAMPresident Murmu to witness Navy's Operational Demonstration in Vizag
VISAKHAPATNAM: The Navy will put on show India's combat prowess at the Navy Day celebration at the Ramakrishna Beach he...

NEW DELHIGovt has taken many initiatives to create opportunities for persons with disabilities: PM
NEW DELHI: On International Day of Persons with Disabilities, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said his governm...

NEW DELHI253 coronavirus cases registered; with three new fatalities
NEW DELHI: India saw a single-day rise of 253 coronavirus infections, while the active cases have declined to 4,597, th...

NEW DELHIPM Modi pays tributes to Rajendra Prasad on birth anniversary
NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday paid tributes to India's first president Rajendra Prasad and lauded...

BARAMULLAAgricultural university students protest after student alleges sexual harassment by professor
BARAMULLA: Students of an agricultural university in Jammu and Kashmir's Baramulla district staged a protest on Friday ...

JammuBJP undertakes massive organisational changes in Jammu and Kashmir
JAMMU: The BJP on Friday undertook massive organisational changes in the party by appointing 30 leaders to different po...

sambaJU organises extension Outreach Programme at GDC Birpur
SAMBA: Department of Commerce, University of Jammu conducted an outreach programme on 2-12-2022.

NEW DELHIAugustaWestland scam: SC to hear bail pleas of Christian Michel on December 6
NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Friday said it will hear on December 6 the bail pleas of Christian Michel James, the al...

NEW DELHIG20 presidency rotational, inevitable; govt indulging in ‘high voltage drama’: Cong
NEW DELHI: A day after India assumed the leadership of the G-20, the Congress on Friday attacked the Modi government, s...

MUMBAIParesh Rawal apologises for 'cook fish for Bengalis' remark at Gujarat campaign speech
MUMBAI: Veteran actor Paresh Rawal on Friday apologised for his statement linking gas cylinders, Bengalis and fish duri...

WORLDIndia's UNSC presidency to mark arrival of Mahatma Gandhi's bust at UN
External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar and UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres will inaugurate a bust of Mahatma Gand...

NEW DELHINora Fatehi appears before ED in PMLA case against Sukesh Chandrashekhar
NEW DELHI: Actor Nora Fatehi on Friday appeared before the Enforcement Directorate here for recording her statement in ...

WORLDIndia's position not 'passive' on Russia-Ukraine conflict: Ruchira Kamboj
India is speaking to both sides in the Russia-Ukraine conflict, country's Permanent Representative at the UN Ambassador...

VARANASIVaranasi court to hear plea seeking worship of 'Shivling' in Gyanvapi mosque complex
VARANASI: A court here is likely to hear on Friday a plea seeking worship of 'Shivling' in the Gyanvapi mosque complex,...

NEW DELHIRBI launches retail digital rupee in four cities
NEW DELHI: The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on Thursday launched the first pilot project for retail digital rupee in Mum...

NEW DELHIIndia records 275 new COVID-19 cases, active infections at 4,672
NEW DELHI: India recorded a single-day rise of 275 new coronavirus infections, while the count of active cases has dipp...

dodaWill continue fight for J&K's statehood: Ghulam Nabi Azad
DODA: The Democratic Azad Party (DAP) chairman Ghulam Nabi Azad on Thursday said he will continue to fight for the rest...

SRINAGARSufficient funds to pay salaries: J&K Police
SRINAGAR: The Jammu and Kashmir Police on Thursday asserted that it has sufficient funds to pay the monthly salaries to...

CHANDIGARHMoosewala's father seeks Rs 2-cr reward for Goldy Brar's arrest
CHANDIGARH: Sidhu Moosewala's father demanded on Thursday that the Union government announce a reward of Rs 2 crore for...

NAZARPURPM Modi's policies creating economic disparity, social hostility and political dictatorship, which will break country: Jairam Ramesh
NAZARPUR: Senior Congress leader Jairam Ramesh Thursday alleged that Prime Minister Narendra Modi's policies were creat...

NEW DELHISupreme Court reserves judgment on plea challenging J&K delimitation
NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Thursday reserved its verdict on a plea challenging the government's decision to consti...

KALOLCompetition among Congress leaders to abuse me: PM Modi
KALOL: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said there is a competition among Congress leaders as to who will use t...

NEW DELHIScindia launches DigiYatra at Delhi airport
NEW DELHI: Civil aviation minister Jyotiraditya Scindia on Thursday launched DigiYatra that allows entry of air passeng...

NEW DELHIAll-women bench to hear matters in SC
NEW DELHI: Chief Justice of India D Y Chandrachud has constituted an all-women bench comprising Justices Hima Kohli and...

HYDERABADTwo transgender doctors script history, join govt service
HYDERABAD: Two transgenders in Telangana, who completed medicine overcoming challenges in their personal life, have scr...

UJJAINBJY resumes from Ujjain; ex-CM Harish Rawat, actor Swara Bhaskar join Rahul
UJJAIN: The Bharat Jodo Yatra led by Congress MP Rahul Gandhi resumed from Ujjain on Thursday morning after a day's bre...

AHMEDABADPM Modi to hold more than 30-km-long roadshow in poll bound Gujarat
AHMEDABAD: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will on Thursday lead a more than 30-km-long roadshow in Ahmedabad city, where ...

NEW DELHIPM Modi greets BSF personnel on force's raising day, lauds their work
NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday greeted BSF personnel on the force's raising day and lauded their w...

NEW DELHIActive Covid cases in country decline to 4,767
NEW DELHI: India logged 291 new coronavirus infections taking the total tally of Covid cases to 4,46,72,638, while the ...

JammuFilmmaker Ashoke Pandit demands probe into Israeli director's selection as IFFI jury head
JAMMU: Filmmaker Ashoke Pandit on Wednesday demanded a probe to find out the people involved in selecting Israeli direc...

srinagarSheer propaganda to demonise Muslims: Mehbooba Mufti backs Nadav Lapid's remark on 'The Kashmir Files'
SRINAGAR: Jumping into the 'Kashmir Files' row that erupted following a "propaganda" remark by Israeli filmmaker Nadav ...

NEW DELHICBI registers FIR over manipulation of Accounts Assistant exam in J&K, searches 14 places
JAMMU: The CBI on Wednesday conducted searches at 14 locations in Jammu and Kashmir in connection with alleged irregula...

CHANDIGARHPresident Murmu interacts with health workers, women sportspersons of Haryana
CHANDIGARH: President Droupadi Murmu on Wednesday stressed empowering daughters as she interacted with ASHA workers and...

JAMMUInternational Border in Jammu frontier incident free, safe: BSF IG
JAMMU: The International Border in the Jammu frontier is incident free and safe despite infiltration attempts from acro...

NEW DELHIIndia reports 279 new COVID-19 cases
NEW DELHI: India reported a single-day rise of 279 new COVID-19 cases, which pushed its tally of the infection to 4,46,...

JammuJ&K LG launches initiatives under NEP, says it will equip students with wide range of skills
JAMMU: Jammu and Kashmir Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha launched on Tuesday several key initiatives under the National...

jammuLG calls for strengthening monitoring mechanism of power projects in J&K
JAMMU: Jammu and Kashmir Lt Governor Manoj Sinha on Tuesday chaired a review meeting of the Power Development Departmen...

mumbaiAdani Group bags Dharavi redevelopment project with Rs 5,069 crore bid
MUMBAI: The Adani Group has emerged as the highest bidder for the 259-hectare Dharavi Redevelopment Project, a top offi...

Three suspected drug peddlers held with 680 kg poppy straw in Jammu
JAMMU: Three suspected inter-state drug peddlers were arrested on Tuesday following the recovery of...

jammuTwo detained after drone covering wedding flies near Raj Bhavan in Jammu
JAMMU: Two persons were detained on Monday after the drone they were using to cover a wedding flew near the Raj Bhavan,...

dodaReligious politics has deeply harmed India, says Ghulam Nabi Azad
DODA: Democratic Azad Party chairman Ghulam Nabi Azad on Tuesday said politics based on religion has "deeply harmed" th...

jammuTwo NC leaders, many others join BJP in Jammu
JAMMU: Two National Conference leaders and more than 200 political and social activists joined the BJP here on Tuesday ...

NEW DELHIIndustries, businesses can never flourish in country where national security isn't strong: Rajnath
NEW DELHI: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Tuesday said industries and businesses can never flourish in a country whe...

HYDERABADSkyroot Aerospace plans to launch another rocket- Vikram 1 in a year
HYDERABAD: Skyroot Aerospace, which successfully launched the country's first private rocket Vikram-S recently, plans t...

J&K BJP chief, Kashmiri Pandit filmmaker hit out at Israeli director's 'The Kashmir Files' remarks
JAMMU: Jammu and Kashmir BJP chief Ravinder Raina on Tuesday said Israeli director Nadav Lapid's re...

NEW DELHIUlema have a key role to play in fighting extremism: Ajit Doval
NEW DELHI: Ulema have a leading role in educating the people on the original tolerant and moderate principles of Islam ...

NEW DELHITechnology no longer agnostic, has strong political connotation: Jaishankar
NEW DELHI: External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Tuesday said the rise of India was deeply linked with the rise of ...

NEW DELHIGovt exempts ISRO from provisions of explosives rule
NEW DELHI: The government has exempted the Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) from taking its approval for manuf...

NEW DELHILowest Covid cases recorded in country since April 2020
NEW DELHI: India logged 215 new coronavirus infections, the lowest since April 2020, taking the total tally of COVID-19...

samba3 month training programme started for youth aspiring to join forces in Samba
SAMBA: Authorities in Samba district of Jammu and Kashmir has started a three-month programme to train the unemployed y...

SRINAGARAGuH terror module busted in Kashmir
SRINAGAR: In a major break-through against terrorists infrastructure in Kashmir, security forces busted a module of Ans...

MANIPALProfessor calls student by terrorist's name; suspended
MANIPAL: A professor of a private university at Manipal in Udupi district has been suspended after a video of him calli...

AHMEDABADPM Modi targets Congress, says it needs to shun ‘divide and rule’ strategy to win back Gujarat’s trust
AHMEDABAD: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday again targeted the Congress over the participation of Narmada Bachao ...

INDOREBoth Ashok Gehlot and Sachin Pilot assets to Congress: Rahul Gandhi
INDORE: Amid the power tussle between Rajasthan Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot and his former deputy Sachin Pilot, Congres...

NEW DELHIPM hails growth in milk production in last 8 years
NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday expressed happiness over the growth in milk production in the last ei...

INDOREBharat Jodo Yatra heads for Ujjain in MP; Rahul Gandhi seen riding bicycle briefly
INDORE: The Bharat Jodo Yatra led by Congress leader Rahul Gandhi headed for Ujjain from Indore on Monday, the sixth da...

NEW DELHIActive Covid cases in country dip to 5,123
NEW DELHI: India logged 291 new coronavirus infections taking the total tally of COVID-19 cases to 4,46,71,853, while t...

NEW DELHIP.T. Usha set to get elected as IOA chief, first woman occupant of top job
NEW DELHI: The legendary P.T. Usha is set to become the first woman president of Indian Olympic Association (IOA) as sh...

KATRAJ&K digital vision document, cyber security policy launched as 2-day National Conference on e-governance concluded
KATRA: The two-day National Conference on e-governance concluded here in Jammu and Kashmir on Sunday, witnessing the la...

srinagarKashmiri youths need to shun guns choose democratic means PDP leader Waheed Parra
SRINAGAR: In his first public appearance after being released on bail in a terror-related case in May, PDP leader Wahee...

NEW DELHIInnovator Sonam Wangchuk bags Dr Paulos Mar Gregorios award
NEW DELHI: Sonam Wangchuk, the Ladakh-based engineer whose life inspired a character in Bollywood blockbuster "3 Idiots...

KATRAHaryana CM pays obeisance at Vaishno Devi shrine; attends national conference on e-governance
KATRA: Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Sunday paid obeisance at the Mata Vaishno Devi shrine before atten...

NEW DELHIFirefighters toil to douse Bhagirath Palace market fire for fourth day
NEW DELHI: The fire fighting operation at Bhagirath Palace market in Chandni Chowk here continued for the fourth straig...

WorldIndian student in Canada dies after being struck and dragged by pickup truck
A 20-year-old Indian student was killed after he was hit and dragged by a pickup truck while crossing a road on a cycle...

SRINAGARSrinagar records coldest night of season so far
SRINAGAR: Srinagar recorded the coldest night of the season so far as the minimum temperate across Kashmir plunged belo...

indoreBharat Jodo Yatra reaches Indore in MP; Rahul Gandhi seen helping wheelchair-bound man
INDORE: The Bharat Jodo Yatra led by Congress leader Rahul Gandhi reached Indore on Sunday on the fifth day of its Madh...

SRINAGARThree districts in Kashmir have zero active local terrorists: ADGP Kashmir
SRINAGAR: Three districts in Kashmir have zero "active" local terrorists currently while prominent terror outfits Lashk...

katraSynergy among academia, industry way forward for India to become 'Atmanirbhar': Dr Jitendra Singh
KATRA: Union Minister Dr Jitendra Singh said on Saturday said digital innovation will play an important part in governa...

jammuEx-Hurriyat chairman Abdul Gani Bhat grilled over terror funding from Pakistan
JAMMU: Former Hurriyat Conference chairman Abdul Gani Bhat was Saturday questioned by State Investigation Agency (SIA) ...

rajouriMVD Rajouri organises road safety awareness program
Free medical camp held for operators of commercial vehicles
RAJOURI: To educate the public about golden rules of traffic, Motor Vehicle Department Rajouri today organised a road s...

AHMEDABADCongress never condemned terror attacks due to vote bank politics: Amit Shah
AHMEDABAD: Union home minister Amit Shah on Saturday said terror attacks were rampant when Congress was in power and te...

NEW DELHIFundamental duties should be first priority of citizens: PM Modi
NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said fulfilling fundamental duties should be the first priority of ...

jammuFinal electoral roll of J&K published with highest-ever net increase of 7.72 lakh voters
JAMMU: The final electoral roll of Jammu and Kashmir was published on Friday with the highest-ever addition of more tha...

NAGPUR15-year-old govt vehicles will be scrapped: Nitin Gadkari
NAGPUR: Union minister Nitin Gadkari on Friday said all vehicles belonging to the Indian government that have completed...

JammuMalik appears in court through videoconferencing in Rubaiya Sayeed kidnapping case
JAMMU: Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) chief Yasin Malik appeared before a special court here via videoconferenci...

PoonchArmy carries out cordon-and-search operation in border belt of Poonch
POONCH: The Army on Thursday carried out a cordon-and-search operation in the border belt of Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch...

SRINAGARSituation in Jammu and Kashmir has improved in past 2-3 years: Muzaffar Baig
SRINAGAR: Former Jammu and Kashmir deputy chief minister Muzaffar Hussain Baig on Thursday said the situation in the un...

NEW DELHISupreme Court questions appointment process of EC Arun Goel, Centre asks court to 'hold its mouth'
NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Thursday questioned the "haste" and "tearing hurry" in appointing Arun Goel as Election...

NEW DELHIBJP committed to bring UCC once democratic discussions are over: Amit Shah
NEW DELHI: The BJP is committed to bring the Uniform Civil Code after all democratic debates and discussions are conclu...

sambaPolice recover IEDs Rs 5 lakh cash dropped by drone in Samba
SAMBA: Police on Thursday recovered a consignment of Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs), pistols and cash dropped by a...

Borgaon (MP)Priyanka Gandhi Vadra joins Bharat Jodo Yatra for first time
Borgaon (MP): Congress general secretary in-charge of Uttar Pradesh Priyanka Gandhi Vadra along with her husband and so...