NIA files chargesheet against 4 Jamaat-e-Islami members in militant-funding case

New Delhi: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) Thursday filed a chargesheet in a court here against four members of the banned Jamaat-e-Islami (JEI) in a militant-funding case, an official said. The chargesheet against *Javaid Ahmad Lone alias “Shalabughi”, his brother Aadil Ahmad Lone, Manzoor Ahmad Dar and Rameez Ahmad Kondu, all residents of central Kashmir’s […]

Sri Lanka Parliament to discuss no-trust motion against President Rajapaksa on May 17

Colombo: Sri Lankan Parliament will debate a no-confidence motion against President Gotabaya Rajapaksa on May 17, the Speaker’s Office confirmed on Thursday, amid the ongoing political turmoil triggered by the worst economic crisis plaguing the debt-ridden country. The decision was taken during the party leaders’ meeting on Thursday. The motion would be taken up for […]

Active COVID-19 cases in country dip to 19,067

New Delhi:With 2,827 new coronavirus infections being reported in a day, India’s tally of COVID-19 cases rose to 4,31,13,413, while the active cases dipped to 19,067, according to the Union Health Ministry data updated on Thursday. The death toll climbed to 5,24,181 with 24 fatalities, the data updated at 8 am stated. The active cases […]

Rapid growth in locals joining militant ranks: Officials

Rapid growth in locals joining militant ranks: Officials

New Delhi: The “exponential growth” in local youngsters joining militant ranks in Kashmir over the last two years is a cause of concern for the security establishment with officials saying such operatives constitute about 60 per cent of the total active strength, CRPF sources said on Wednesday. At the same time, as per the sources, […]

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