Srinagar : Former Chief Minister Omar Abdullah took a dig at erstwhile PDP-BJP government following revelations by Governor Satya Pal Malik that nearly 600 political favourites were appointed in Jammu and Kashmir Bank. Taking to social networking site Twitter Omar wrote: “More skeletons fall out of the cupboard – PDP-BJP changed […]
Srinagar : Acting on a specific information, a team of forest officials of Surasyar Block Budgam laid a naka and sized illicit timber on the intervening night of October 26 and 27. During the naka, four horses loaded with illicit timber were spotted moving in the dark and the efforts were […]
Srinagar : Clashes erupted between youth and security forces on Sunday morning following a cordon-and-search operation at Zaloora village of Sopore in north Kashmir’s Baramulla district. Official sources said that after receiving inputs about the presence of some militants in the village, the joint team of Army’s 22 RR, Special Operation […]
Srinagar : Militants on Saturday late night attacked an army camp in Bajwani area of Tral in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district. A Police official confirmed to media that militants attacked army’s 42 RR camp at Bajwani village of Tral. The fire was retaliated by the army troopers. However, there was no […]
Dr Thani bin Ahmed Al Zeyoudi, UAE Minister of Climate Change and Environment, led a UAE delegation to the Egyptian capital, Cairo to participate in the 30th session of the Council of Arab Ministers Responsible for the Environment (CAMRE), being held on the sidelines of the 20th session of the […]
In the United States, a gunman has killed at least 11 people and injured many, including four policemen, in an attack on a Jewish synagogue in Pittsburgh. Officials said, the shooting took place at the ‘Tree of Life’ Congregation Synagogue at the Squirrel Hill area, when a large number of […]
In Men’s Hockey, India has stormed into the summit clash of the Asian Champions Trophy at Muscat in Oman. In the semi-finals last night, the defending champions defeated reigning Asian Games gold-medalists Japan 3-2 to stay unbeaten in the tournament, so far. Gurjant Singh, Chinglensana Kangujam and Dilpreet Singh found […]
In Cricket, Virat Kohli’s 38th One Day International century went in vain as the West Indies defeated India by 43 runs in the third ODI at Pune last night to level the 5-match series, 1-1. Put in to bat, the visitors posted 283 for 9, riding on Shai Hope’s 95.
PM Modi to hold informal talks with his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe in Yamanashi Prefecture today; Also to visit robotic firm
Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who is in Japan on an official tour, will visit the Yamanashi Prefecture today. Mr Modi had reached Tokyo last night primarily to attend the 13th India-Japan Annual Summit which will be held tomorrow. This morning, the Prime Minister proceeded to Yamanashi Prefecture, an industrial town, […]
External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj will today embark on a four-day visit to Qatar and Kuwait to boost ties with the two Gulf nations. Ms Swaraj will reach Qatar today on her first leg of the visit.