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Seventeen injured after bus carrying wedding guests turns turtle in J&K's Rajouri

Rajouri, Dec 5: Seventeen guests on board a bus carrying wedding guests were injured in a road accident in Tarkundi near Line of Control in Rajouri district on Monday, officials said. As per pol...

Farooq Abdullah re-elected as NC President

Srinagar, Dec 05: Farooq Abdullah was on Monday elected unopposed as the president of National Conference, reports said. Quoting NC spokesperson, Imran Nabi Dar, news agency KNO reported that the ...

DDC polls: Hajin records 35% polling till 11 am, Drugmulla 16%

Srinagar, Dec 05: Hajin (A) DDC constituency recorded a polling percentage of 34.43 till 11 am and Drugmulla 15.7%, officials said. The State Election Commission (SEC) had declared the polls of bo...

4.78% voting recorded in Drugmulla DDC seat in two hours

Srinagar, Dec 05: Around 4.78 percent polling was recorded in Drugmulla district development council(DDC) seat in the first two hours of voting on Monday. Quoting an official, news agencies report...

At minus 3.4 degree Celsius, Srinagar records coldest night of season

Srinagar, Dec 05: Srinagar, the summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir, recorded the coldest night of the season on Monday at minus 3.4 degree Celsius. The minimum temperature continues to settle bel...

Kashmir shivers as Srinagar again records season's lowest at minus 2.2°C

Srinagar, Dec 4: Foggy and cold weather conditions showed no signs of reprieve in Kashmir Valley as minimum temperature in Srinagar again plunged to minus 2.2°C on Sunday. Quoting a meteorological...

Mallikarjun 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 to bottom, and said those unable to fulfil their responsibilities will have to m...

"Nation is proud of Indian Navy's valour, courage, commitment...", Rajnath Singh's greetings on Navy Day

NEW DELHI: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday extended greetings on Navy Day, saying the nation is proud of the Indian Navy's valour, courage, commitment and professionalism. "Greetings to all ...

Bharat Jodo Yatra is "democratic" voice against PM's "loot tantra": Rahul Gandhi slams Centre

NEW DELHI: Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Saturday took a swipe at the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and questioned the government why the prices of petrol, diesel and gas cylinders have not c...

ASCOMS holds CME on ‘Foetal Echo Cardiography’

JAMMU: A CME on ‘Foetal Echo Cardiography' was organized by the Department of Paediatrics, ASCOMS & Hospital Sidhra, as a part of its ongoing Continuing Medical Education Programme. Dr Radhika Uppa...

DGP presides over closing ceremony of ‘Khelo Khel Bhoolo Nasha’

DODA: Director General Police, Dilbag Singh attended the closing ceremony of the Cricket tournament under the theme ‘Khelo Khel Bhoolo Nasha' as chief guest and distributed trophies and prizes among ...

SS Rajamouli bags best director award at New York Film Critics Circle for 'RRR'

New Delhi, Dec 3: Filmmaker SS Rajamouli has bagged the best director award at the New York Film Critics Circle as his film "RRR" continues to make waves in the Western markets. The winners were a...

Pak summons Afghan diplomat to convey anguish over attack on its envoy in Kabul

Islamabad, Dec 3: Pakistan has summoned Afghanistan's Charge d'Affaires in Islamabad and conveyed to him its deep concern over the attack on the country's Head of Mission in Kabul, it emerged on Satu...

J-K: Agri university professor arrested after student alleges sexual harassment

Srinagar, Dec 3: Police have arrested a professor of an agricultural university in Jammu and Kashmir's Baramulla district after a student levelled allegations of sexual harassment against him, offici...

Govt has taken many initiatives to create opportunities for persons with disabilities: PM

New Delhi, Dec 3: On International Day of Persons with Disabilities, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said his government has taken many initiatives to create opportunities for them so as to ...

BSF recovers 7.5 kg heroin, arms, ammunition from Pakistan drone

PUNJAB: The Border Security Force (BSF) once again foiled a nefarious attempt by anti-national elements to smuggle contraband on Saturday early morning with the recovery of suspected heroin, arms and...

Bharat Jodo Yatra resumes from Mahudiya village of Madhya Pradesh, Computer Baba joins Rahul Gandhi

MAHUDIYA: Congress MP Rahul Gandhi, along with party leaders and workers, on Saturday morning, resumed 'Bharat Jodo Yatra' from Mahudiya village of Madhya Pradesh. Senior party leader Kamal Nath a...

India's envoy to US hands over Padma Bhushan to Sundar Pichai

India's Ambassador to the US, Taranjit Singh Sandhu handed over the Padma Bhushan, one of the country's highest civilian Awards, to Google and Alphabet CEO Sundar Pichai in San Fransisco. Taking t...

'Twitter Files' released by Elon Musk detailing censorship and suppression of information at Twitter

Twitter CEO Elon Musk released the internal 'Twitter Files' on Friday that showed the company responded to a request "from the Biden team" during the 2020 election -- shortly after the company cracke...

Umran Malik to replace Mohd Shami in India's ODI squad

Mumbai, Dec 3: Fast bowler Mohd Shami sustained a shoulder injury during a training session in the lead up to the ODI series against Bangladesh. He is currently under the supervision of the BCCI Medi...

MeT predicts light snow in Kashmir plains on Dec 9, 10

Srinagar, Dec 03: With a slight improvement in night temperature, the weatherman on Saturday predicted light snowfall in plains of Kashmir valley on December 09 and 10. Quoting officials in the Me...

Hurriyat leader's house searched as SIA raids multiple locations in Kashmir

Srinagar, Dec 03: The house of a Hurriyat leader is being searched in Srinagar as part of the ongoing SIA raids in Kashmir, reports said today. As per news agencies, the raids are being conducted ...

Woman charred to death after fire guts house in Bandipora

Srinagar, Dec 03: A 35-year-old woman was charred to death in a blaze at Taki Shah village of Bandipora district in northern Kashmir, officials said on Saturday. Naseema Begum, wife of Fayaz Ahmad...

India ready to take its place at global top tables: Kamboj

WASHINGTON: India is ready to take its place at the global top tables including G-20 and the UN Security Council presidency as the country is willing to bring solutions to the table, India’s Permanen...

J&K: Four injured in leopard attack

Pulwama: Four people were injured on Friday in a leopard attack in Jammu and Kashmir's Pulwama district. The officials said that a leopard prowling in the Ladoo village of Pampore tehsil in Pulwama ...

Singer Jubin Nautiyal injured in accident, rushed to Mumbai hospital

MUMBAI: Singing sensation Jubin Nautiyal has suffered injuries in an accident and is being treated at a hospital in Mumbai. He met with the accident in the early hours of Thursday. A statement ...

Markets fall in early trade after 8 days of rally

Equity benchmark indices began the trade on a bearish note on Friday, halting their eight-day rally, amid a weak trend in global markets. After beginning the trade on a negative note, the 30-share...

10 Bovines rescued, two vehicles seized by police Ghagwal

SAMBA:— District Police Samba successfully foiled an attempt to smuggle bovines by rescuing 10 bovines in the jurisdiction of Police Station Ghagwal. 1) Acting on an information received from reliab...

Mehrauli killing: FSL team in Tihar for post-narco analysis of accused Aaftab Poonawala

NEW DELHI, Dec 2: A four-member team of the Forensic Science Laboratory here reached Tihar Jail on Friday along with the investigating officer of the Shraddha Walkar murder case for a post-narco anal...

US designates 4 Al-Qaeda, Taliban leaders as global terrorists

WASHINGTON, Dec 2: The Biden administration has designated two leaders of al-Qaeda in the Indian Subcontinent (AQIS) and two of the Tehrik i Taliban Pakistan (TTP) movement in Afghanistan as global t...

SC quashes Kerala HC order granting anticipatory bail to 4 in ISRO espionage case

NEW DELHI, Dec 2: The Supreme Court Friday quashed the Kerala High Court order granting anticipatory bail to four people, including a former Director General of Police (DGP), in a case of alleged fra...

India records 275 new COVID-19 cases, tally of active infections now 4,672

New Delhi, Dec 2 : India recorded a single-day rise of 275 new coronavirus infections, while the count of active cases has dipped to 4,672, according to Union Health Ministry data updated on Friday. ...

J&K Bank highest income tax payer in Chandigarh circle

New Delhi: Income Tax Department today conducted an Awareness-Cum-Interaction Program on the Importance of Voluntary Compliance to Income Tax Act, 1961 here at J&K Bank's Corporate Headquarters. T...

City Livelihood, encroachment free plans to be implemented in Jammu City: Mayor Jammu

Jammu: To improve the livelihood of Jammu city and to make Jammu an encroachment free city, a robust grassroots level mechanism is required for Jammu City. In this regard, a detailed City liveliho...

Secretary Planning conducts extensive tour of District Udhampur

Udhampur: Secretary Planning, Development and Monitoring Department, Dr Raghav Langer today conducted an extensive tour of district to take the stock of ongoing developmental scenario of the District...

ATM guard held for withdrawing amount using customer card in J&K’s Pulwama

SRINAGAR, Dec 1: Jammu and Kashmir Police on Thursday claimed to have arrested an ATM guard, who was allegedly withdrawing money using the card of a customer in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district. Pol...

India’s mfg PMI hits 3-month high in Nov amid expansion in production, slowdown in inflation

New Delhi, Dec 1: Manufacturing activities in India touched a three-month high in November as new orders and exports expanded boosted by demand resilience and substantial easing of cost pressure, acc...

Sri Sri Ravi Shankar bestowed with ‘The Emissary of Peace’ award in US city of Memphis

WASHINGTON, Dec 1: Indian spiritual leader and global humanitarian Sri Sri Ravi Shankar was bestowed with the prestigious “The Emissary of Peace” award by the National Civil Rights Museum in the US c...

China eases some virus controls, searches pedestrians

Beijing, Dec 1: More Chinese cities eased some anti-virus restrictions as police patrolled their streets to head off protests on Thursday while the ruling Communist Party prepared for the high-profil...

Rakul Preet Singh-led 'Chhatriwali' to arrive on ZEE5

Mumbai, Dec 1: Actors Rakul Preet Singh and Sumeet Vyas-starrer slice-of-life drama "Chhatriwali" will have a direct-to-digital release early next year on ZEE5, the streaming platform announced on Th...

SC reserves judgment on plea challenging J-K delimitation

New Delhi, Dec 1: The Supreme Court on Thursday reserved its verdict on a plea challenging the government's decision to constitute a delimitation commission for redrawing the Legislative Assembly and...

This village in J-K has India’s biggest International Yoga Centre

Udhampur: India’s biggest Yoga Centre has been constructed in village Mantalai in the Chenani Tehsil of Jammu and Kashmir’s Udhampur. The village, which is located on the Himalayas in the sal forest...

2nd Coordination meeting between STD, CGST officers held at Jammu

Jammu: The 2nd Coordination meeting between the officers of State Taxes Department (STD), J&K and Central GST (CGST) officers was jointly held by Commissioner State Taxes J&K, Dr. Rashmi Singh and Co...

Kashmir Valley, Ladakh Under Deep Freeze; Srinagar Records Minus 2.1°C

Srinagar: There was no let up in freezing cold conditions in Kashmir Valley and Ladakh as Srinagar, the summer capital of J&K, equaled the second coldest night recorded so far this season at minus 2....

India will work to promote universal sense of oneness as G20 President: PM

New Delhi, Dec 1: With India formally assuming the G20 Presidency from Thursday, Prime Minister Narendra Modi in an article to commemorate the occasion said that the country will work to promote the ...

Mother-son duo among 3 of a family killed in Kathua road mishap

Srinagar, Dec 1: Three members of a family, including a mother-son duo, died and two others were critically injured in a road mishap in Kathua district of Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday night. Pol...

1.9 mn attacks on Indian healthcare network from Pak, China this year: Report

New Delhi, Dec 1: As AIIMS struggles to get its servers back to life after a massive ransomware attack, nearly 1.9 million cyber attacks have been recorded on the Indian healthcare network this year,...

CCI delegation calls on J&K Bank MD & CEO, put-forth issues of business fraternity

Jammu: A delegation of Jammu Chamber of Commerce and Industry (JCCI) today called upon the J&K Bank MD and CEO Baldev Parkash at the bank’s corporate headquarters to discuss the issues faced by the b...

Jugal Kishore MP held Public Darbar at Badhori in Vijaypur Constituency

Jammu: Jugal Kishore Sharma Member of Parliament BJP (Lok Sabha) Jammu-Poonch along with Ashok Koul General Secretary org,Chairman DDC Keshav Dutta,Former Minister Chander Prakash Ganga, DDC Shilpa D...

Promote technical, medical and law education in mother tongue for better understanding: Shah to states

Ahmedabad, Nov 30: Senior BJP leader and Union Home Minister Amit Shah has stressed that states should promote education in Hindi or regional languages in technical, medical and law fields so that th...

Dry, cold weather with hazy mornings in J&K, Ladakh

JAMMU, Nov 30: Weather was dry and cold in Jammu & Kashmir and Ladakh during the last 24 hours as the Meteorological (MeT) office said on Wednesday that dry weather with hazy mornings is expected to ...

India sees 279 new Covid-19 cases, 5 deaths in 24 hours: Government

NEW DELHI, Nov 30: India reported a single-day rise of 279 new Covid-19 cases, which pushed its tally of the infection to 4,46,72,347, while the count of active cases has declined to 4,855, according...

Rohit Kansal brought reforms in HED, paved way for termination of Dy Secy

Jammu: The outgoing Principal Secretary, Higher Education Department (HED) Rohit Kansal, who has now been appointed as Additional Secretary, Ministry of Textiles, GoI not only pushed reforms at large...