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  • Decision to scrap Article 370 taken after great deal of thought: PM

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said the decision to scrap Article 370 has been taken after a great deal of thought and the Centre   moved forward with it for the benefit of the people of Jammu and Kashmir. He also asserted that the decision is purely a domestic one. In an exclusive interview to […]

    PM Modi to feature in Discovery channel’s show ‘Man Vs Wild’

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi will feature in a special episode of the iconic survival television series ‘Man Vs Wild’ on Discovery channel tonight. It will be broadcast at 9 PM. The show will be hosted by renowned adventurer Bear Grylls. Shot in a Jim Corbett National Park, the show will create awareness about environmental changes […]

    Elaborate arrangements put in place for Eid celebrations in J&K

    Jammu and Kashmir government has made elaborate arrangements to help people celebrate the festival of Eid-ul Azha in the state. Banks, ATMs and markets remained open yesterday in Kashmir and restrictions were eased allowing people to come out to shop. A senior government official said,  replenishment of cash in ATMs has been ensured on regular […]

    Congress leader Karan Singh backs Centre on Article 370

    Veteran Congress leader Karan Singh has supported NDA government’s decision on Jammu and Kashmir saying he favours the Centre’s move to remove Article 35 A and make Ladakh a Union Territory. In a statement, Mr. Singh said, he does not agree with a blanket condemnation of government’s decision and counted several positive points of the […]

    Chief Election Commissioner to arrive in Kolkata tomorrow

    The Chief Election Commissioner Mr Sunil Arora will be arriving in Kolkata tomorrow on two days visit to the city. During his stay Mr Arora will hold discussions with the Chief Electoral officer of West Bengal Dr Ariz Aftab on Electors verifications programme and other Electoral related issues. The Chief Election Commissioner will address the […]

    IAF Sukhoi fighter jet crashes in Assam’s Tezpur

    A Sukhoi fighter jet of the Indian Air Force crashed near Tezpur in Assam last evening. The Su-30 aircraft was on a routine training mission when it crashed in the local flying area in Sonitpur district. Both pilots ejected safely from the aircraft and have been rescued. A Court of Inquiry has been ordered to […]

    NSA Ajit Doval interacts with people in J&K

    National Security Advisor Ajit Doval yesterday visited Shopian in Kashmir of Jammu and Kashmir and interacted with state Police personnel and local people. He arrived in Kashmir on Tuesday to reach out to the local population in the Valley as a confidence-building measure. He assured the locals that their security is the Government’s responsibility. During […]

    India asks Pakistan to review its decision to downgrade diplomatic ties

    Islamabad’s unilateral actions in respect to its bilateral relations with India, including the downgrading of diplomatic relations, are intended to present an alarming picture to the world New Delhi today said that Islamabad’s unilateral actions in respect to its bilateral relations with India, including the downgrading of diplomatic relations, are intended to present an alarming […]

    President gives nod to National Medical Commission act 2019

    President Ram Nath Kovind has given his nod to National Medical Commission act 2019. The move came after Parliament passed the bill in the just-concluded session. The Bill seeks to repeal the Indian Medical Council Act, 1956. It has provisions to set up the National Medical Commission which will frame policies for regulating medical institutions […]

    Chopper scam: ED moves court seeking non-bailable warrant against Ratul Puri

    The Enforcement Directorate moved a Delhi court today seeking issuance of Non-Bailable Warrant (NBW) against Ratul Puri, nephew of Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath, in connection with a money laundering case related to the AgustaWestland chopper scam. The move comes a day after the court dismissed his anticipatory bail plea in the now-scrapped  3,600 […]