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  • J&K: 3 soldiers martyred in encounter with terrorists in Bandipora district

    Sreenagar: In Jammu and Kashmir, three soldiers were martyred in an encounter with terrorists in Hajin area of Bandipora district today. Defence spokesman told AIR that five others personnel were also injured in the gun battle that began in the wee hours.   AIR correspondent reports that an unidentified militant believed to be Lashkar e […]

    SC clarifies that people are not obliged to stand up when National Anthem played as part of film or documentary

      New Delhi: The Supreme Court today clarified that people are not obliged to stand up when the National Anthem is played as part of a film or documentary. This comes months after the apex court had ordered that National Anthem must be played in all the cinema halls across the country. Earlier, the court […]

    Terrorism is stumbling block between normalising ties with Pakistan: MJ Akbar

      New Delhi: Minister of State for External Affairs MJ Akbar has said that terrorism is the stumbling block between normalising ties with Pakistan. It is impossible to have dialogue between those who like to hold a script in one hand and a gun in the other. Speaking at the second Gateway of India Geo-economic […]

    Will frame issues relating to Triple Talaq on Feb 16: Supreme Court

      New Delhi: The Supreme Court today said, it will frame issues relating to Triple Talaq on Thursday. The court asked all parties to place the agreeable points by tomorrow. The apex court made it clear that it will only deliberate on legal propositions relating to Triple Talaq. It said, it will not decide whether […]

    Jagran.com’s Editor arrested for violating EC’s model code of conduct implemented in UP

      Up: on’s model code of conduct implemented in Uttar Pradesh, Jagran.com’s Editor Shekhar Tripathi was arrested On violation of Election Commission’s model code of conduct implemented in Uttar Pradesh, Jagran.com’s Editor Shekhar Tripathi was arrested this morning. On EC’s direction a case was registered yesterday against Shekhar Tripathi including Managing Editor of newspaper Dainik […]

    Defence Ministry sends set of guidelines to operate unmanned drone at Kaziranga national park to prevent poaching

      New Delhi: Defence Ministry has sent a set of guidelines to operate unmanned drone at Kaziranga national park to prevent poaching. Official sources told AIR that the Centre has recently allowed Assam government to use drone to stop rampant poaching of rhinos at world heritage site Kaziranga national park.   The park authority will […]

    US imposes sanctions on new Vice-President of Venezuela accusing of involvement in drug trafficking

      Washington: The US has imposed sanctions on the new Vice-President of Venezuela, accusing him of involvement in international drug trafficking. The order adds Tareck el-Aissami to the US narcotics “kingpin” sanctions list for playing a significant role in international narcotics trafficking. Sanctions were also slapped on wealthy businessman Samark Bello, described as Mr Aissami’s […]

    Law & order situation of Uttar Pradesh worse than Bihar: Rajiv Pratap Rudy

      New Delhi: Senior BJP leader and Union Minister Rajiv Pratap Rudy has said that law and order situation of Uttar Pradesh is worse than Bihar and the state has become crime capital of India. Talking to the media in Allahabad, he attacked both Samajawadi and previous BSP governments in the state. Mr Rudy said […]

    Countdown for ISRO’s historic launch of PSLV C-37 carrying 104 satellites begins

    Isro: The 28 hour countdown for ISRO’s historic launch of PSLV C-37 carrying 104 satellites began at 5:28 AM this morning. The rocket carrying India’s principal payload Cartosat-2 Series and 103 other co-passangers will lift off from the first launch pad of the Satish Dhawan Space Centre, Sriharikotta at 9.28 AM tomorrow. This is considered […]

    Uttar Pradesh: 618 candidates left in fray for 5th phase assembly election

    Up: In Uttar Pradesh, 618 candidates have been left in the fray for 52 assembly seats after the last date of withdrawal of ​nominations for the fifth phase ended yesterday. Polling for the fifth phase will be held on the 27th of this month. In a press release, Chief Electoral Officer T Venkatesh said, that […]