JK students charged with raising pro-Pak slogans in UP college

JK students charged with raising pro-Pak slogans in UP college

Meerut: A police complaint has been lodged against some Kashmiri students at a dental college here for allegedly shouting pro-Pakistan slogans and uploading objectionable picture of Indian cricket team on social media after the ICC Champions Trophy final. Two complaints have been received, one by students of Kalka Dental College and Hospital and the other […]

4 debt-ridden farmers end lives in Nashik in two days

4 debt-ridden farmers end lives in Nashik in two days

Nashik: Four debt-ridden farmers allegedly committedsuicide in the last two days in Nashik district where one of them set up his own funeral pyre, officials said today. Supadu Bhika Pawar, 77, a resident of Vadner- Khakurdi village in Malegaon taluka set up his own funeral pyre and then sat in it at his home yesterday, […]

‘More soldiers died in Valley than in wars since independence’

‘More soldiers died in Valley than in wars since independence’

New Delhi: More Indian soldiers have been killed in Kashmir than those who died in various wars since independence, Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan said on Wednesday. She was speaking at an event organised by RSS’s communication wing Indraprastha Vishwa Samvad Kendra (IVSK) here to award journalists. “More soldiers have sacrificed their lives in the […]

Acid victims to get reservation in govt jobs, promotions

Acid victims to get reservation in govt jobs, promotions

NEW DELHI: People with autism, mental illnesses, intellectual disability and victims of acid attacks may get quotas in central government jobs and for promotions. The Department of Personnel and Training (DoPT) has proposed vacancies, promotion quotas and an age relaxation for those with disabilities in a draft policy. The move may stoke controversy as reservation […]

23 booked in Kerala for celebrating Pak cricket team.s victory

23 booked in Kerala for celebrating Pak cricket team.s victory

KASARGOD (KERALA): Twenty-three persons, who allegedly celebrated Pakistan’s victory over India in the Champions Trophy cricket final, have been booked on various charges including rioting and unlawful assembly, police said today. Cases have been registered against Razaq, Masood, Siraj and 20 others of Kumbadaje panchayat on a complaint from a local BJP leader Rajesh Shetty […]

Muslim minors held for shouting pro-Pak slogans

Muslim minors held for shouting pro-Pak slogans

Dehradun:  Three minor Muslim boys were held in the hill town of Mussoorie for allegedly shouting pro- Pakistan slogans after the Indian cricket team lost the ICC Champions Trophy final, the police said. The three minors were arrested after an FIR was registered against them following complaints by locals, according to a police official. They […]

Modi govt will enact law to ban cow slaughter in India: Swamy

Modi govt will enact law to ban cow slaughter in India: Swamy

MUMBAI: BJP leader Subramanian Swamy Sunday said the Modi-government will bring in a law banning cow slaughter across the country. “We don’t have a law right now, but still we have two years to go… after that five years more… so a law banning cow slaughter, which is in the concurrent list, would be enacted […]

Kerala in the grip of viral fever, 103 deaths so far

Kerala in the grip of viral fever, 103 deaths so far

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: With over 100 deaths being reported since January in Kerala due to various types of fevers, government on Sunday appealed to the people to join the government’s mass sanitation drive on a war footing. According to Health Department sources here, as many as 103 people, including women and children, have succumbed to various types […]

Don’t resort to violence, have dialogue: Rajnath to GJM protesters

Don’t resort to violence, have dialogue: Rajnath to GJM protesters

NEW DELHI: As Darjeeling remained on the boil over a separate statehood agitation, Home Minister Rajnath Singh Sunday appealed to protesters not to resort to violence and, instead, hold dialogue to resolve any issue. He said resorting to violence would never help them in finding a solution and asked the people living there to remain […]

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