Srinagar.Jammu highway reopens partially

Srinagar.Jammu highway reopens partially

Srinagar: Srinagar.Jammu highway was partially re-opened for traffic Sunday afternoon. The nearly 300-km arterial Srinagar-Jammu highway was cleared off the snow and the debris left behind by landslides at few places and those vehicles which were stranded, due to the closure of the only all-weather road-link connecting the Valley with the rest of the country, […]

CRPF turns down query on use of pellet guns in Kashmir

CRPF turns down query on use of pellet guns in Kashmir

New Delhi: The CRPF has refused to disclose the SOP for use of pellet guns and quantum of ammunition fired by the force to quell protests in Jammu and Kashmir, saying the RTI applicant who had made the query had levelled no allegations of human rights violation or corruption. Human rights activist Venkatesh Nayak had […]

14 killed in Pakistan car crash

14 killed in Pakistan car crash

Srinagar: At least 14 people were killed in a car crash on GT Road near Jhelum in Pakistan on Sunday, reports said. Eight men, four women and two children were among the dead, Dawn reported quoting officials. As per reports nine other were injured. The van, which was on its way from Jhelum to Rawalpindi, […]

Car bomb kills 13 in eastern Baghdad

Car bomb kills 13 in eastern Baghdad

Srinagar: A suicide car bomb blast claimed by Islamic State killed at least 13 people and wounded more than 50 others at a vegetable market in eastern Baghdad on Sunday, reports said. As per media reports the attacker drove the car through a gate to the market in the mainly Shi’ite district of Jamila, and […]

Trump’s aide accused of plagiarism

Trump’s aide accused of plagiarism

Washington: US President-elect’s top national security communications adviser Monica Crowley has been accused of plagiarising large sections of her 2012 national bestselling book criticising President Barack Obama’s administration. The review of 48-year-old Crowley’s book, “What The (Bleep) Just Happened,” found upwards of 50 examples of plagiarism from numerous sources, including the copying with minor changes […]

Modi has taken people’s money like a pickpocket: Yechury

Modi has taken people’s money like a pickpocket: Yechury

New Delhi: In a stinging attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi over demonetisation, CPI(M) general secretary Sitaram Yechury Sunday alleged that he had taken away the money of people like a “pickpocket” and contested the claim about economic growth not being affected much. Taking to Facebook, Yechury charged Modi with helping black money hoarders to […]

Govt ambulance stolen from Srinagar

Govt ambulance stolen from Srinagar

Srinagar: An ambulance belonging to the department of health was stolen from Srinagar, sources said on Sunday. They said that the ambulance bearing registration number JK01E- 6579 was found missing from Bemina area of the city. The department has informed the police and an alert has been sounded, sources said.

Forces conduct searches in South Kashmir village

Forces conduct searches in South Kashmir village

Srinagar: Government forces on Sunday cordoned off Naina village near Sangam and started house to house searches. Police sources said that forces cordoned the area after an input about the presence of militants. However, local sources said that no one was arrested so far. The search operation was underway when reports last came in.

Several terror plots foiled due to Indo-US cooperation: WH

Several terror plots foiled due to Indo-US cooperation: WH

Washington: Describing the counter-terrorism cooperation between India and the US under the eight years of Obama Administration as “incredibly successful”, a top US official has said this has not only “diminished the threat” of terrorism in the two countries, but also foiled several terror plots. “I can tell you quite definitively that due to our […]

I-T asks banks to report pre-demonetisation cash deposits

I-T asks banks to report pre-demonetisation cash deposits

New Delhi, Jan 8 (PTI) Seeking to analyse the banking transactions in months before the demonetisation, the Income Tax Department has asked banks to report cash deposits in savings accounts between April 1 to November 9, 2016. Besides, banks have also been directed to ask the account holders, who did not furnished PAN (Permanent Account […]