Rajnath hails decision to confer Bharat Ratna on Narasimha Rao, Charan Singh, Swaminathan

New Delhi:Former prime minister P V Narasimha Rao served the country in difficult times and his statesmanship and contributions were exemplary, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh said on Friday following the government’s decision to confer Bharat Ratna on him. The defence minister also welcomed the announcement to bestow Bharat Ratna on former prime minister and farmer […]

SIA raids Sarjan Barkati’s home in Shopian

Srinagar,: The State Investigation Agency carried out a raid at the residence of cleric Sarjan Barkati in south Kashmir’s Shopian district, officials said. An official said , that sleuths of SIA with the assistance of local police and CRPF carried out the raid at Sarjan Barkati home in Reban village.He said that the raid was […]

Srinagar-Jammu highway to remain closed for 24 hours from tomorrow 8 am

Srinagar: Traffic on Srinagar-Jammu national highway will remained suspended from tomorrow morning till Wednesday morning in view of road widening works, officials said on Monday. In a post on X, deputy commissioner Ramban, said that the traffic will be halted for 24 hours from Tuesday 8 am till Wednesday 8 am. He asked commuters to […]

JMM-led coalition in J’khand wins trust vote

Ranchi:The JMM-led coalition government in Jharkhand on Monday won a vote of confidence in the assembly,. While 47 MLAs voted in favour of the motion, 29 legislators opposed it in the 81-member assembly. Independent legislator Saryu Roy didn’t participate in the voting process. Press Trust of Indiakashmirreader.com

E-Rickshaw plunges into river Jehlum at Lasjan, rescue operation on, driver safe

Srinagar: An e-Rickshaw vehicle fell into the River Jehlum near Lasjan bridge on Saturday while the rescue operations are underway, officials said.An official said , that the E-Rickshaw, driven by Umer Ahmad Dar Dar, a resident of SD colony Batmaloo, Srinagar, fell into the River Jehlum yesterday late in the evening.He added that the driver […]

7 shops, house gutted in separate fire incidents in Srinagar

Srinagar: At least seven shops and a residential house were gutted in two separate fire incidents in Srinagar late last night, officials said on Thursday. An official said that seven shops were gutted in a fire at fruit mandi in Parimpora area last night and a residential house was damaged in another fire incident in […]

Explosives found on Jammu-Pathankot highway, bomb squad called in

Jammu: The security forces on Tuesday found explosives near a bridge on Jammu-Pathankot national highway, while traffic has been diverted on the route as a precautionary measure, officials said. An official said, that the explosives were found near a bridge in Sherpur area on the national highway. He said that police and security forces have […]

Political parties defending those who break rules of House is not good for legislatures: PM Modi

Mumbai:Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said political parties backing members who break the rules of the House and defending their conduct does not augur well for Parliament and state legislatures. In an online address to the 84th All India Presiding Officers’ Conference (AIPOC) here, Modi said young elected representatives should be given more opportunity […]

Political parties defending those who break rules of House is not good for legislatures: PM Modi

Mumbai: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said political parties backing members who break the rules of the House and defending their conduct does not augur well for Parliament and state legislatures. In an online address to the 84th All India Presiding Officers’ Conference (AIPOC) here, Modi said young elected representatives should be given more […]

Train engine catches fire at Qazigund rail station, none hurt

Qazigund: A train engine caught fire at Qazigund railway station on Thursday, however, no one was hurt in the incident, officials said. An official said that the engine of the train that was running from Baramulla to Banihal caught fire at Qazigund railway station.He said all passengers are safe while fire was extinguished after timely […]