Saudi Crown Prince accuses Iran of twin oil tanker attacks

Saudi Crown Prince accuses Iran of twin oil tanker attacks

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman accused rival Iran of attacks on two oil tankers in a vital Gulf shipping channel, adding he “won’t hesitate” to tackle any threats to the kingdom, according to excerpts of an interview published on Sunday. “The Iranian regime did not respect the presence of the Japanese prime minister as […]

Home Minister Amit Shah to visit Kashmir ahead of Amarnath yatra

Home Minister Amit Shah to visit Kashmir ahead of Amarnath yatra

Srinagar: In his first visit to Jammu and Kashmir after winning parliament election and taking charge of Union Home Ministry, Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) national president Amit Shah is scheduled to visit here on June 30 to pay obeisance at the Shri Amarnath Shrine. Reports said that Amit Shah will perform traditional Pooja at Amarnath […]

Bodies of mountaineers sink deeper in snow with fresh avalanches

Bodies of mountaineers sink deeper in snow with fresh avalanches

Pithoragarh: Bodies of mountaineers, who went missing on way to the Nanda Devi East peak in Uttarakhand, will have to be dug out as they have sunk deeper under snow with fresh avalanches witnessed in the area. IAF helicopters had sighted five bodies lying near an unscaled peak near the western ridge of the Nanda […]

J&K Bank to implement RTI Act, CVC guidelines from June 17

J&K Bank to implement RTI Act, CVC guidelines from June 17

Srinagar: The Board of Directors of J&K Bank on Saturday took some important and significant decisions towards improving governance and bringing more transparency in the functioning of the Bank. A spokesman of the bank said that while meeting for the first time under the Chairmanship of its interim Chairman and Managing Director Rajesh Kumar Chhibber […]

BGSBU extends last date for submission of admission forms

BGSBU extends last date for submission of admission forms

Srinagar: Baba Ghulam Shah Badshah University (BGSBU) Rajouri has extended the last date of submission of admission forms in all courses. A spokesperson of the varsity said that the last date for the submission of forms for B.Tech shall be 25th June 2019, where as for all other Postgraduate, undergraduate and diploma courses the last […]

JKMPCL hikes milk procurement price in Kashmir, Jammu

JKMPCL hikes milk procurement price in Kashmir, Jammu

Srinagar: The Jammu Kashmir Milk Producer Cooperative Limited (JKMPCL) which markets Snowcap brand of dairy products, has increased milk procurement prices in Kashmir and Jammu regions, thus benefiting a large number of dairy farmers. According to JKMPCL, the milk procurement prices have been increased by Rs 15 per kg fat of milk in Kashmir region […]

Woman, paramour hire killers for Rs 7,000 to murder her husband

Woman, paramour hire killers for Rs 7,000 to murder her husband

New Delhi: A woman and her paramour have been arrested for allegedly hiring killers for Rs 7,000 to murder her husband at the couple’s accommodation in South Avenue here, police said Saturday. A juvenile has also been held for the murder of 52-year-old Suresh Kumar whose throat was slit when he was alone at his […]

More than 60 children die of Acute Encephalitis Syndrome in Bihar

More than 60 children die of Acute Encephalitis Syndrome in Bihar

Patna: As many as 60 children died of Acute Encephalitis Syndrome (AES) in Bihar in last few days, reports said. Reports said that 12 more children died of Acute Encephalitis Syndrome om Saturday taking the death toll in Bihar to 67. Bihar Health Minister Mangal Pandey announced that the death toll was 55 on Friday. […]

Teen washed away in river in J&K’s Doda

Teen washed away in river in J&K’s Doda

Jammu: A 17-year-old boy was washed away while he was taking a bath in a river in Jammu and Kashmir’s Doda district on Saturday, police said. Three teenagers slipped into the Neeru river due to a strong current when they were taking a bath near the Doda-Bhadarwah highway, the police said. Two boys were rescued […]