Tiger Woods seriously injured in crash on steep LA-area road

Tiger Woods seriously injured in crash on steep LA-area road

Los Angeles: Tiger Woods was seriously injured when his SUV crashed into a median, rolled over and ended up on its side near a steep road in suburban Los Angeles known for wrecks, authorities said. The golf superstar had to be pulled out through the windshield, and his agent said he underwent leg surgery. Woods […]

PSC to maintain confidential reserve list of CCE

  Srinagar: From now onwards, the Jammu & Kashmir Public Service(JKPSC) would maintain a confidential reserve list of candidates below the last recommended candidate under each category in the combined competitive examination (CCE). The Jammu & Kashmir on Tuesday evening amended the rules governing combined competitive examination (CCE), which is conducted annually by the PSC […]

US senators asked to draft legislative package to ‘outcompete’ China, invest in alliances like India

Washington:US Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer has asked his Democratic colleagues to draft a legislative package to “outcompete” China, create new American jobs and invest in strategic partners and alliances like NATO and India. On a caucus call on Tuesday, Schumer discussed his push to direct Senate committees to draft a legislation to protect American […]

Stone crushers, hot-wet mixing plants to operate in J-K ‘without license’ now

Jammu: The Jammu and Kashmir administration on Tuesday dispensed away with the requirement of a license to start operation of stone crushers or hot and wet mixing plants in the union territory to promote ease of doing business’ by creating a business-friendly environment. The administration notified fresh J-K stone crushers, and hot and wet mixing plants […]

Court rejects bail plea of PDP leader Waheed Parra

Court rejects bail plea of PDP leader Waheed Parra

Srinagar: A special court rejected the bail application of PDP leader Waheed Parra on Tuesday, saying the charges against him were “grave, serious and heinous in nature” and that a preliminary analysis of evidence collected so far show he was aiding militancy in Jammu and Kashmir in the garb of a politician. In a 19-page order, […]

94 fresh Covid cases in J&K

94 fresh Covid cases in J&K

Srinagar: Jammu and Kashmir on Tuesday reported 94 fresh COVID-19 cases taking the overall tally to 126019 Among the cases reported today, 72 were reported in Kashmir while Jammu division reported 22 infections.

Soldier killed in accidental firing in Jammu

Jammu:A Soldier was killed in an accidental firing during training here on Tuesday, a defence spokesman said. “Gunner Sayan Ghosh of Artillery Regiment suffered fatal injury due to a firing accident while carrying out live firing training at the field firing range (in Akhnoor sector),” the spokesman said. The incident occurred around 10.30 am. The spokesman […]

Petrol nears Rs 91/litre mark in Delhi, above Rs 97 in Mumbai

Petrol nears Rs 91/litre mark in Delhi, above Rs 97 in Mumbai

New Delhi: Petrol price on Tuesday neared the Rs 91 per litre mark in the national capital and diesel crossed Rs 81 a litre, as fuel prices were hiked again after a two-day pause. Petrol and diesel prices were raised by 35 paise per litre each, sending retail rates to an all-time high, according to […]

Govt working on four fronts to keep India healthy: PM

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said his government is taking a holistic approach to healthcare in the country and is not just focused on treatment but also wellness. Addressing a webinar on the effective implementation of the Union Budget’s provisions in the health sector, Modi said the budget allocated for the health […]

COVID-19: India records 10,584 new cases

COVID-19: India records 10,584 new cases

New Delhi: India’s total tally of COVID-19 cases surged to 1,10,16,434 with 10,584 new infections being reported in a day, while the recoveries have crossed 1.07 crore, according to the Union Health Ministry data updated on Tuesday. The death toll increased to 1,56,463 with 78 new fatalities, the data updated at 8 am showed. The […]