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MUMBAI'Mr & Mrs Mahi' earns Rs 50 crore in two weeks
MUMBAI: "Mr & Mrs Mahi", starring Rajkummar Rao and Janhvi Kapoor, has crossed Rs 50 crore mark at the global box offic...

SAMBATwo held with sharp edged weapons in Samba
SAMBA: Two alleged miscreants were arrested along with two sharp edged weapons in Jammu and Kashmir's Samba district, p...

NC, PDP disapproves of prosecution sanction against Arundhati Roy, ex-professor under UAPA
SRINAGAR: The National Conference and Peoples Democratic Party have expressed their disapproval of ...

POONCHSuspected IED like material recovered in forest area of Poonch
POONCH: Security forces on Saturday recovered suspected Improvised Explosive Device like material in Sani forest area i...

Recent terror incidents desperate attempt by Pak handlers to keep shops running: DGP
: The recent terror incidents were a desperate attempt by the handlers, based across the border, to...

RUDRAPRAYAG18 injured as tempo traveller skids off road, falls near bank of Alaknanda river
RUDRAPRAYAG: Eighteen people were injured when a tempo traveller skidded off the road and fell on the banks of Alaknand...

NEW DELHI"Haven't reached my best yet, not satisfied with my throw...": Neeraj Chopra
NEW DELHI: Olympic and World champion Indian javelin thrower Neeraj Chopra feels that he has not reached his peak yet a...

WORLDPM Modi holds separate conversations with Joe Biden, Justin Trudeau
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday held a brief conversation with his Canadian counterpart Justin Trudeau against t...

SRINAGARProminent Pandit leader Ashok Bhan calls for restoration of statehood to Jammu and Kashmir
SRINAGAR: Saying that the degradation of Jammu and Kashmir to a Union Territory has hurt the political consciousness of...

WORLD"Hello from Melodi team": Italian PM Giorgia Meloni shares video with PM Narendra Modi
Italian Prime Minister Giorgia Meloni has shared a video of herself alongside Prime Minister Narendra Modi during the r...

NEW DELHIPM Narendra Modi to release Rs 20,000 crore under PM KISAN scheme in Varanasi on June 18
NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi will visit Varanasi on June 18 to release Rs 20,000 crore under the Pradhan Man...

CHHATTISGARH8 Naxalites killed , one security personnel martyred in encounter in Chhattisgarh
CHHATTISGARH: Eight Naxalites killed and one security personnel were martyred in an encounter in Narayanpur district of...

AMRITSARChina-made drone, narcotics seized from field in Amritsar
AMRITSAR: The Border Security Force and Punjab police, in a joint operation, recovered a Chinese drone along with narco...

REASIReasi bus attack: Pouni SHO accused of negligence, replaced
REASI: The Jammu and Kashmir Police have removed the Station House Officer (SHO) Poni in Reasi district for "failing to...

NEW DELHISwati Maliwal assault case: Delhi Court extends Bibhav Kumar's judicial custody till June 22
NEW DELHI: Delhi's Tis Hazari court on Saturday extended judicial custody of Bibhav Kumar, a former aide to Delhi Chief...

WORLDG7 Summit commits to promoting India-Middle East-Europe Economic Corridor
The Group of Seven industrialised nations have committed to promoting concrete infrastructure initiatives such as the I...

NEW DELHIPlea in Supreme Court seeks scrapping of NEET-UG exam, court-monitored CBI probe
NEW DELHI: A plea has been filed in the Supreme Court seeking scrapping of the NEET-UG 2024 exam and an apex court-moni...

JAMMUJ&K Police asks people not to pay heed to rumours after video showing vehicle with plain-clothes men carrying weapons went viral
JAMMU: A video showing a Bolero vehicle with plain-clothes men carrying weapons went viral triggering panic among peopl...

CHHATTISGARHEncounter breaks out between security personnel and Naxalites in Narayanpur
CHHATTISGARH: An encounter broke out between security personnel and Naxalites in Narayanpur district of Chhattisgarh on...

NEW DELHIWindfall tax on crude petroleum slashed to Rs 3,250/tonne from Rs 5,200
NEW DELHI: The government has reduced windfall tax on domestically-produced crude oil to Rs 3,250 per tonne from Rs 5,2...

PANAJIPM Modi invited Pope to India, hope his visit itinerary includes Goa: CM Sawant
PANAJI: Goa Chief Minister Pramod Sawant has expressed hope that when Pope Francis visits India as invited by Prime Min...

HYDERABADChief of Air Staff reviews Combined Graduation parade at Air Force Academy in Dundigal
HYDERABAD: A Combined Graduation Parade held at the Air Force Academy, Dundigal, to mark the successful completion of t...

NEW DELHIDelhi High Court orders Sunita Kejriwal to take down video recording of court proceedings in excise policy case
NEW DELHI: The Delhi High Court on Saturday directed Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal's wife Sunita Kejriwal to take down...

WORLD'Melodi' moment again: Italian PM Giorgia Meloni clicks selfie with PM Modi on sidelines of G7 Summit
Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Italian counterpart, Giorgia Meloni, clicked a selfie on the sidelines of the G7 s...

GANDERBALGCC expresses happiness over smooth conduct of Mela Kheer Bhawani
GANDERBAL: The Group of Concerned Citizens (GCC) J&K extended greetings to Kashmiri Pandit community on the occasion of...

NEW DELHIPrime Minister Modi returns to Delhi from Italy after attending G7 Summit
NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday returned to New Delhi after concluding his first trip abroad in thi...

KERALAMild earthquake of magnitude 3.0 felt in Kerala's Thrissur
KERALA: A mild earthquake of 3.0 magnitude on Richter Scale struck parts of Thrissur and Palakkad districts on Saturday...

KUPWARAThree arrested as police bust narco-terror module in north Kashmir’s Kupwara
KUPWARA: Jammu and Kashmir Police on Saturday claimed to have busted a narco-terror module in the Karnah area of northe...

WORLD"Pleased...": PM Modi after meeting UN chief Guterres on sidelines of G7 Summit
Prime Minister Narendra Modi met United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres in Italy on the sidelines of the G7 ...

HYDERABADModern warfare no longer solely physical domain, says IAF chief V R Chaudhari
HYDERABAD: Modern warfare is no longer a solely physical domain, but a dynamic and ever-evolving landscape increasingly...

WORLDAt G7 Summit, PM Modi presses the need to end monopoly in technology
The world community must work towards converting the monopoly in technology into mass usage to lay the foundation of an...

WORLDPM Modi, Japan's Kishida discuss Mumbai-Ahmedabad high speed rail project on sidelines of G7 Summit
Prime Minister Narendra Modi held a bilateral meeting with Japanese PM Fumio Kishida on the sidelines of the G-7 Summit...

WORLDIndia lays foundation stone to build high impact community development project in Nepal's Pyuthan
India laid the foundation stone for a school and hostel buildings in Nepal's Pyuthan district on Friday. The project is...

WORLDG7 Summit: Global leaders at 'Outreach Nation' session pose for 'family photo'
Leaders from around the world posed for a family photo at the 'Outreach Nation' session of the G7 Summit here on Friday...

NEW DELHIUnion Minister Hardeep Singh Puri lauds Oil India Ltd's record production and strategic vision for energy independence
NEW DELHI: Union Minister for Petroleum and Natural Gas, Hardeep Singh Puri has commended Oil India Limited (OIL) for i...

WORLD"Had a very productive day at the G7 Summit": PM Modi on his Italy visit, emplanes for Delhi
Describing his stint at the G7 Summit in Italy as "very productive," Prime Minister Narendra Modi departed for New Delh...

NEW DELHI"BJP attacking dreams of youth ...," Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on NEET 'irregularities' row
NEW DELHI: Amidst the alleged irregularities in the National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test (NEET-Undergraduate) exams, ...

WORLDG7 Summit: PM Modi, Italian counterpart Meloni discuss defence & security cooperation
Prime Minister Narendra Modi held a bilateral meeting with his Italian counterpart Giorgia Meloni on the sidelines of t...

WORLDG7 Summit: PM Modi has "delightful conversation" with leaders of Turkey, UAE, Brazil; also meets Jordan King
On the sidelines of the G7 Summit in Italy, Prime Minister Narendra Modi interacted with the leaders of Turkey, the UAE...

REASIReasi police conducts mock security drill at Vaishno Devi shrine
REASI: Reasi police, along with other security agencies, conducted a mock drill in the Shri Mata Vaishno Devi (SMVD) sh...

LEHLG reviews 4G saturation project of BSNL in Ladakh
LEH: Lieutenant Governor of Ladakh, Brigadier (Dr) BD Mishra (Retired), held a meeting today to review the implementati...

JammuMajor Land Scam Unearthed in Jammu; 5 FIRs Registered
JAMMU: The Anti-Corruption Bureau on Friday claimed to have unearthed a major scam involving more than 28 acres of land...

NEW DELHIHome Minister reviews Jammu and Kashmir security situation; calls high-level meeting on June 16
NEW DELHI: Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Friday reviewed the security situation in Jammu and Kashmir in the wake of ...

WORLDT20 World Cup: Virat Kohli's form a bothering point as India face Canada amid rain threat
Star batter Virat Kohli's string of low scores would be a concern for India when they square off against Canada in thei...

NEW DELHIBudget 2024: Finance Minister invites industry views on tax rates, laws for reducing litigation
NEW DELHI: The Finance Ministry has invited suggestions on direct and indirect taxes and changes in laws to reduce comp...

GANDERBALOver 30,000 devotees paid obeisance at Mela Kheer Bhawani this time: LG Manoj Sinha
GANDERBAL: Jammu and Kashmir Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha said over 30,000 devotees paid obeisance at Mela Kheer Bha...

WORLDFIIDS holds advocacy day to discuss immigration reforms, US-India ties
A prominent Indian diaspora-centric advocacy body has held an advocacy day on Capitol Hill to discuss matters like immi...

WORLDPM Modi holds bilateral meeting with UK PM Rishi Sunak on sidelines of G7
Prime Minister Narendra Modi held a bilateral meeting with PM Rishi Sunak of the United Kingdom on the sidelines of the...

NEW DELHIUnion Minister JP Nadda discusses 100-day action plan for MoHFW
NEW DELHI: A day after assuming office as the Union Minister of Health and Family Welfare, JP Nadda (also the sitting P...

VISAKHAPATNAMRajnath Singh to review preparedness of Indian Navy's Eastern Fleet
VISAKHAPATNAM: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh arrived in Visakhapatnam on Friday to review the preparedness of the Indi...

WORLDPM Modi meets French President Emmanuel Macron on sidelines of G7 Summit in Italy
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday met French President Emmanuel Macron and believed to have discussed ways to furt...

JAMMUJ&K Police rewards 5 villagers for foiling cross-LoC narcotics smuggling bid in Nowshera
JAMMU: Five residents of Jammu and Kashmir's Makdi village have been rewarded for foiling a bid to smuggle about 10 kg ...

NEW DELHINEET scam is Vyapam 2.0; why is PM Modi silent, asks Congress
NEW DELHI: Stepping up its attack on the government over the NEET exam issue, the Congress on Friday questioned Prime M...

WORLDMigration, Indo-Pacific on agenda for G7 Summit ahead of PM Modi's meeting
The Group of Seven leading industrialised nations of the world discussed issues of migration followed by the Indo-Pacif...

NEW DELHIPakistan issues 509 visas to Indian Sikh pilgrims to visit country for Maharaja Ranjeet Singh's death anniversary
NEW DELHI: Pakistan has issued 509 visas to Sikh pilgrims from India to attend Maharaja Ranjeet Singh's death anniversa...

JAMMUFake news being circulated on late-night outing in Jammu: J&K Police
JAMMU: Jammu Police on Friday said that some social media handlers are spreading baseless rumours regarding ‘avoid nigh...

IMPHALManipur government to provide Rs 10,000 to every flood-affected family as 'immediate relief'
IMPHAL: The Manipur government has decided to provide Rs 10,000 to every flood-affected family as "immediate relief", a...

GONDAReasi attack: Terrorist didn't stop firing at bus even after it fell in gorge, says survivor
GONDA: Terrorists kept firing at the bus even after it fell into the gorge, Neelam Gupta, who was one of the 41 injured...

NEW DELHIWPI Food Index increased from 5.52 pc in April to 7.40 pc in May
NEW DELHI: Wholesale food prices have skyrocketed month-on-month in May, with official data showing that the Whole Pric...

KOLKATAWest Bengal govt issues alert for northern districts after rain wreaks havoc in Sikkim
KOLKATA: Following incessant rainfall causing devastation in neighbouring Sikkim resulting in overflowing of the Teesta...

WORLDUSD 1 million Indian aid reaches landslide-hit Papua New Guinea; Minister thanks PM Modi
The USD 1 million worth of humanitarian assistance sent by India for landslide victims in Papua New Guinea reached the ...

NEW DELHISupreme Court seeks response of Centre, NTA on plea for CBI probe into ‘irregularities’ in NEET-UG 2024
NEW DELHI: In a significant development amid a raging row over the NEET-UG, the Supreme Court on Friday sought response...

NEW DELHIOver 50 shops gutted in Chandni Chowk fire, cooling operation underway
NEW DELHI: Firefighters toiled overnight in stifling heat to bring under control a massive fire that gutted more than 5...

JAMMUPDP holds protest against terror attacks in Jammu
JAMMU: The Peoples Democratic Party on Friday held a protest here against the recent terror attacks in Jammu and Kashmi...

NEW DELHIElgar Parishad-Maoist links case: Supreme Court seeks NIA's stand on activist's plea seeking interim bail
NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Friday asked the National Investigation Agency (NIA) to take instructions on a plea fil...

KERALAKerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan pays homage to victims of Kuwait fire tragedy
KERALA: Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan paid floral tributes to the bodies of the victims of the fire tragedy in...

NEW DELHISwati Maliwal assault case: High Court seeks police stand on Arvind Kejriwal aide Bibhav Kumar's bail plea
NEW DELHI: The Delhi High Court on Friday sought the city police's stand on the bail plea of Chief Minister Arvind Kejr...

NEW DELHIIndia's wholesale inflation rises from 1.26% to 2.61% in May, pushed by food, energy prices
NEW DELHI: Wholesale inflation in India, based on the Wholesale Price Index rose to 2.61 per cent in May versus 1.26 re...

NEW DELHISupreme Court issues notices on NTA’s plea seeking transfer of cases on NEET-UG row from HCs to it
NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Friday issued notices to private parties on a plea of the National Testing Agency seeki...

NEW DELHINIA raids 6 places in 2023 Assembly polls blast case in Chhattisgarh, seizes Rs 2.98 lakh cash
NEW DELHI: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has seized Rs 2.98 lakh cash among other incriminating materials dur...

SRINAGARMeT predicts heatwave in Jammu, hot & dry weather in Kashmir for 5 days
SRINAGAR: Weatherman here on Friday forecast heatwave over plains of Jammu and hot and dry weather over rest of the pla...

CHHATTISGARHTwo jawans injured in Naxal IED blast in Chhattisgarh
CHHATTISGARH: Two personnel of the Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) were injured after an improvised explosive device ...

KOCHITragic return: Mourning families await bodies of Kuwait fire victims at Kochi airport
KOCHI: Around 35 ambulances and nearly an equal number of police vehicles lined up outside the import cargo terminal of...

NEW DELHIDelhi Court adjourns Arvind Kejriwal's bail plea, to be heard on June 19
NEW DELHI: A Delhi court on Friday fixed for June 19 the bail plea of Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal in a money launder...

MUMBAIShare market decline in early trade after record rally; Sensex dips by 206 pts
MUMBAI: Benchmark equity indices declined in early trade on Friday amid profit-taking after a record rally in the previ...

RAJKOTRajkot fire: Game zone co-owner held, arrests in case rise to 10
RAJKOT: Police have arrested a co-owner of the Rajkot game zone, where a fire claimed 27 lives last month, taking the n...

GANDERBALDevotees offer prayers at Mata Kheer Bhawani Temple in Tullamulla during annual Kheer Bhawani Mela
GANDERBAL: Devotees offered prayers at the Mata Kheer Bhawani Temple in Tullamulla during the annual Kheer Bhawani Mela.

AMARAVATIAll systems will be brought onto track: Chandrababu Naidu tells officials after taking charge as Andhra CM
AMARAVATI: Andhra Pradesh's newly sworn-in Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu has made it clear that he will have to take...

NEW DELHI"AAP contributed in downsizing BJP in Lok Sabha," Party leaders say in post-election analysis meeting
NEW DELHI: Though the AAP won fewer seats than expected in the recently concluded LoK Sabha election, the party leaders...

NEW DELHILok Sabha Speaker's election on Jun 26; proposal for candidates till Jun 25
NEW DELHI: The Lok Sabha will elect its new Speaker on June 26 for which notices for motions supporting candidates can ...

WORLD"It's first time bowling has won India every match": Navjot Singh Sidhu following IND-USA clash in T20 WC
Following India's victory over the United States in the ICC T20 World Cup 2024, Navjot Singh Sidhu heaped praises on th...

WORLDIndian envoy, Japanese House Speaker discuss strengthening cooperation in education, B2B ties
Indian Ambassador to Japan, Sibi George received the speaker of the Japanese House of Representatives, Fukushiro Nukaga...

NEW DELHIIMD predicts light to moderate rainfall in eastern, north-east regions
NEW DELHI: The India Meteorological Department (IMD) predicted on Friday, that light to moderate rainfall is likely ove...

NEW DELHINSA Ajit Doval gets record 3rd term, P K Mishra remains principal secretary to PM
NEW DELHI: Spymaster Ajit Doval and seasoned bureaucrat P K Mishra were on Thursday re-appointed as National Security A...

WORLD"We celebrate the largest exercise of electoral franchise in history": US on Lok Sabha polls
Refraining from commenting on the results of Lok Sabha polls, the United States has said that electoral matters are for...

WORLD"Aim to address global challenges, foster international cooperation": PM Modi after landing in Italy for G7 Summit
After landing in Italy's Apulia to participate in the G7 Summit, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that he is looking f...

MUMBAIMortal remains of three Indian students who drowned in Russia reach Mumbai airport
MUMBAI: The mortal remains of three Indian students who drowned in Russia reached Mumbai airport late Thursday night.

KULLUHimachal Pradesh's Kullu struck by earthquake of magnitude 3.0
KULLU: An earthquake of magnitude 3.0 hit Himachal Pradesh's Kullu early Friday morning, the National Center for Seismo...

TARN TARANChina-made drone recovered in Punjab's Tarn Taran: BSF
TARN TARAN: The Border Security Forces (BSF) recovered a China-made drone from Mastgarh village located in the Tarn Tar...

WORLDKuwait fire tragedy: IAF aircraft carrying mortal remains of 45 Indians taken off for Kochi, MoS Kirti Vardhan Singh onboard
A special Indian Air Force aircraft carrying mortal remains of 45 Indian victims who lost their lives in a tragic fire ...

WorldPM Modi arrives in Italy for G7 Summit; several bilateral meetings lined up with world leaders
Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Italy's Apulia late Thursday night (local time) to attend the G7 Summit, where ...

MUMBAI"When you get three low scores...": Gavaskar backs Virat to come back strong good following horror start to T20 WC
MUMBAI: Former Indian cricketer Sunil Gavaskar backed star batter Virat Kohli to come back strong following a horrific ...

KOLKATATMC's attempts to keep me out of Bengal will not succeed: Amit Malviya
KOLKATA: A day after saying he would file a criminal defamation case against Kolkata-based lawyer Santanu Sinha for all...

BHOPALMP CM flags off first flight under PM Shri Paryatan Vayu Seva connecting 8 cities in state
BHOPAL: Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Mohan Yadav on Thursday launched intra-state air service named 'PM Shri Paryatan ...

NEW DELHIPM Modi congratulates Pema Khandu on taking oath as Arunachal Pradesh Chief Minister
NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday congratulated Pema Khandu on taking oath as Arunachal Pradesh Chief...

NEW DELHI"Deploy full spectrum of counter-terror capabilities": PM Modi reviews security situation of J&K
NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday reviewed the security situation in Jammu and Kashmir with National ...

NEW DELHIPunch.ev, Nexon.ev first to get 5-star rating under Bharat-NCAP in EV category
NEW DELHI: Tata Motors' Punch.ev and Nexon.ev have become the first recipients of the five-star Bharat New Car Assessme...

TIRUPATIChandrababu Naidu 4.0 will be about performance: Andhra Pradesh CM
TIRUPATI: Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu said here on Thursday that people had seen his three versio...

SRINAGARLieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha chairs SKIMS governing body meet
SRINAGAR: Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha today chaired the Governing Body Meeting of SKIMS, at Civil Secretariat.

SRINAGARNational anthem made compulsory across schools in J&K
SRINAGAR: The School Education Department of Jammu and Kashmir has directed all schools in the Union Territory to start...