In Syria, air strikes by the US-led coalition have killed 28 people in an eastern holdout of the Islamic State group on the Iraqi border. The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights monitor said those killed in the village of Al-Shaafa in the eastern province of Deir Ezzor on Sunday, […]
Children’s Day celebrated across country to increase awareness of rights, care and education of children
Today is Children’s Day. The day is celebrated across the country to increase awareness of the rights, care and education of children. It is celebrated on 14 November every year on the birth anniversary of the first Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi addressed world’s largest financial technology festival Fintech in Singapore this morning. Addressing the gathering, Prime Minister said Fintech is a celebration of belief in the spirit of innovation and power of technology. Mr. Modi said, this also is a festival of belief in the energy of […]
Indian Space Research Organization will launch the communication satellite GSAT-29 this evening from the Satish Dhawan Space Centre in Sriharikotta. The ISRO’s heaviest ever launch vehicle GSLV Mark-III is set to inject the satellite into a geostationary transfer orbit after its lift off at 5:08 PM. The countdown for the […]
Srinagar An absconder wanted in a rape case was arrested on Tuesday after 25 years in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir. Official sources that the accused, Kushaal Hussain, son of Mohammad Hussain, was arrested by a police team from his home at Bonala, Mendhar in Poonch. Kushaal was wanted in connection with an FIR number 107/1993 under section 376, 342, 456, 34 RPC dated 30/10/1993 in police station Mendhar. As the accused was absconding, the sessions court Poonch issued a warrant under 512 against him. SSP Poonch Rajiv Panday confirmed the arrest of Kushaal Hussain.
British and EU negotiators have reached an agreement on the terms of a Brexit deal on a “technical level”. The Press Association news agency citing a government source reported in London today that the draft will be examined by the British cabinet on Wednesday. Ireland’s public broadcaster RTE cited two […]
The 38th India International Trade Fair (IITF) will begin at Pragati Maidan in New Delhi today. The 14-day annual event will continue till 27th of this month. This year the theme of the fair is Rural Enterprises in India. Afghanistan is the Partner Country, while Nepal will be the Focus […]
Sri Lanka’s parliament has been convened today following Supreme Court decision to stay President’s Gazette for dissolution of parliament and holding of early elections. The three-judge bench headed by chief justice gave its ruling this evening on petitions against the President Maithripala Sirisena’s Gazette to dissolve parliament. The court has […]
Srinagar : An absconder wanted in a rape case was arrested on Tuesday after 25 years in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir. Official sources that the accused, Kushaal Hussain, son of Mohammad Hussain, was arrested by a police team from his home at Bonala, Mendhar in Poonch. Kushaal was wanted […]
Srinagar : Police on Tuesday said that it has arrested a woman along with 20 grenades from Lawaypora area in outskirts of Srinagar city. “In the evening upon receipt of reliable information that some OGWs is coming from Baramulla towards Srinagar with ammunition, a naka was laid opposite Kirmaniabad shrine near […]
Srinagar : Security forces on Tuesday late evening started a Cordon and Search in Lurow area in Tral town of south Kashmir’s Pulwama district. Reports said that army’s 42 RR, SOG of Jammu Kashmir Police and 180BN CRPF launched the operation jointly after the militant movement was detected in the area. […]