Shehla Rashid Kashmir tweet row: While Jammu and Kashmir Peoples Movement leader Shehla Rashid remains defiant over her claims of alleged Army excesses in Jammu and Kashmir, a Congress leader has accused her of spreading fake news for political gains. Congress leader Salman Nizami rubbished Rashids tweets in which she had claimed that Army personnel […]

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Home Minister Amit Shah on Wednesday defended amendments to an anti-terror law, saying is was essential to keep law enforcement agencies one step ahead of terrorists. Responding to a debate on a bill which amends th Unlawful Activities Prevention Act in Lok Sabha, he also asserted that anti-terror laws would not be misused and it […]

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The body of Cafe Coffee Day (CCD) founder VG Siddhartha has been found from the Nethravathi river in Mangaluru. The body was found on the banks of the river near the Hoige Bazaar, news agency ANI reported on Tuesday morning. Siddhartha was missing mysteriously since Monday night en route to Mangaluru in Karnataka. A letter […]

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Bharatiya Janata Partys ally Shiv Sena has said that the revocation of Article 370 from Jammu and Kashmir was just the beginning and the final aim was to implement a uniform civil code in the country and unfurl the Tricolour in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK), a report in The Indian Express said. In an editorial published […]

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At least two people, including an Army man, were killed and 23 injured after a four-storey building collapsed in Himachal Pradeshs Solan district Sunday, a district official said. The building, located on the Nahan-Kumarhatti road, housed a restaurant and collapsed amidst heavy rains in the area, he said. An Army man and a civilian were […]

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A sessions court here Friday sentenced five CPI(M) workers to life imprisonment for hacking to death a BJP activist in 2008. Thalassery Additional District Sessions court judge P N Vinod also slapped a fine of Rs 1 lakh each on the convicts for murdering K V Surendran (62). The court sentenced Thiruvangod residents Akhilesh (35), […]

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As former Finance minister Arun Jaitley continued to be critical at AIIMS in Delhi, several leaders, including Union ministers Nitin Gadkari and Prakash Javadekar, visited the hospital on Tuesday to enquire about his health. Earlier on Monday, BJP veteran LK Advani, Uttarakhand Chief Minister Trivendra Singh Rawat, UP Governor Anandiben Patel and Bihar Deputy Chief […]

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Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar said on Tuesday that 25 people have so far been killed in flash floods, that have affected 25.71 lakh people in 16 districts of the state. I have given instructions for stepping up relief and rescue operations. A total of 125 motor boats have been pressed into service while 26 […]

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With the Congress facing uncertainty after Rahul Gandhis resignation as party chief, voices within are growing in favour of Priyanka Gandhi Vadra leading the party in these critical times. Former MP Abhijit Mukherjee, who is the son of ex-president Pranab Mukherjee, made an open plea in favour of Priyanka Gandhi, saying she should not ignore […]

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All security forces formations in the country, specifically in Jammu and Kashmir, are on high alert following the government revoking Article 370 from Jammu and Kashmir, officials said on Monday. They said the Union Home ministry has directed all Central Armed Police Forces (CAPFs) and central security agencies to take necessary precautions and step up […]

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