All-party meet: Parties push for passage of women’s reservation bill in Parliament session

New Delhi: Several political parties, including from the ruling NDA and the opposition INDIA bloc, on Sunday made a strong pitch for the passage of the women’s reservation bill during the five-day Parliament session beginning Monday, with the government asserting that an “appropriate decision will be taken at an appropriate time”. At an all-party meeting […]

Parliament’s session may be short but is big on occasion: PM Modi

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Monday that this Parliament session may be short in duration but is big on occasion, and is of “historic decisions”. In his remarks to the media ahead of the five-day session, Modi highlighted India’s Chandrayaan-3 mission, the “unprecedented” success of its G20 presidency, the launch of ‘PM […]

Minor Boy Killed in Leopard Attack in Handwara Village

Srinaga: A 3-year-old boy was killed in a leopard attack in Rajwar area of Handwara in north Kashmir’s Kupwara district this morning. Reports said that one Burhan Ahmad, son of Mohammad Kamal Mir of Marchwali Nichhama was pounced upon by a leopard outside his home this morning. The beast dragged the minor to some distance […]

We need to get over syndrome that ‘West is the bad guy’: Jaishankar

Thiruvananthapuram: External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Sunday said the West was not the “bad guy” as it was not flooding Asian and African markets with goods on a massive scale and that there was a need to get over the “syndrome” of seeing it in a negative way. Jaishankar, in an interview to Malayalam […]

DySP Retired Dies in Anantnag Road Mishap

Srinagar: A 75-year cop retired as Deputy Superintendent was killed in a road mishap in Iqbalabad along Khanabal-Pahalgam road in south Kashmir’s Anantnag district. An official said that one Raj Mohammad Khan was hit by some unknown vehicle in his native area, leaving him with critical injuries. “The individual, a former DySP, was taken to […]

Women Achievers felicitated at Bandipora

Women Achievers felicitated at Bandipora

Bandipora, September 16: The Jammu and Kashmir Association of Social Workers (JKASW) in collaboration with District Administration Bandipora and Departments of Health, Education, ICDS, Information, on Saturday celebrated the remarkable achievements of women at a felicitation ceremony held at Conference Hall, Mini-Secretariat, Bandipora. The event was held under the presence of the Deputy Commissioner (DC) […]

Defence minister approves setting up of 23 new Sainik Schools in partnership mode

New Delhi: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh has approved the setting up of 23 new Sainik Schools in partnership mode, officials said on Saturday. The new schools, besides their affiliation to respective education boards, will function under the aegis of the Sainik Schools Society and will follow the Rules and Regulations for new Sainik Schools in […]

First meeting of committee on simultaneous polls on Sept 23: Kovind

Bhubaneswar: The first meeting of the the high-level committee to examine and make recommendations for holding simultaneous polls will be held on September 23, said former president Ram Nath Kovind, who heads it. The government on September 2 notified the eight-member committee to examine and make recommendations for holding simultaneous elections to Lok Sabha, state […]

Reconstituted CWC to hold first meeting in Hyderabad; strategy for assembly, LS polls on agenda

Hyderabad: The first meeting of the reconstituted Congress Working Committee (CWC) will be held here on Saturday to evolve a strategy for the upcoming assembly polls in five states and the 2024 Lok Sabha elections. Holding the crucial meeting in the Telangana capital, the Congress is also looking to send out a message that it […]

03 Militants Killed in Baramulla Gunfight: Army

Srinagar: Army on Saturday said that three militants have been killed at Hathlanga in a gunfight near LoC in Uri area of North Kashmir’s Baramulla district . Informing via X (Formely Known as Twitter), The Chinar Corp wrote, ” In a Joint Operation launched by IndianArmy, @JmuKmrPolice and Intelligence agencies an infiltration bid was foiled […]

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