Pakistan will have to pay for misadventure in Kashmir: Defence Minister

JeM terrorists from Pakistan carried out attack on Army camp: Sitharaman AMN / JAMMU Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has said that Jaish-e-Mohammed terrorists from Pakistan carried out the attack on the Sunjuwan Army camp in Jammu on Saturday. Addressing media here today, she said that Pakistan will have to pay for this misadventure. The Defence … Continue reading Pakistan will have to pay for misadventure in Kashmir: Defence Minister

PM returns home after 3 nation visit to Palestine, UAE and Oman

AMN / NEW DELHI Prime Minister Narendra Modi has returned home after concluding his three nation visit to Palestine, UAE and Oman. It was his first ever visit to Oman and to Palestine a first visit by an Indian Prime Minister in 30 years. The Prime Minister said, his visit to Oman helped in building … Continue reading PM returns home after 3 nation visit to Palestine, UAE and Oman

Tributes showered on Hakim Ajmal Khan on Unani Day

“Govt making concerted efforts to promote, propagate Unani Medicine” ANDALIB AKHTER  / NEW DELHI The two day International Conference on Unani Medicine concluded here on Sunday with showers of tribute to Hakim Ajmal Khan on his 150th birth anniversary. Earlier in his inaugural address  Minister of State (IC), Ministry of Development of North Eastern Region, … Continue reading Tributes showered on Hakim Ajmal Khan on Unani Day

India’s Forest cover increases slightly

Andalib Akhter / NEW DELHI India’s total forest cover increased by mere 0.2 per cent in the last two years, revealed the State of Forest Report 2017, released by the Union Environment Minister Harsh Vardhan and Mahesh Sharma, Minister of State, Ministry of Environment & Forests and Climate Change (MoEFCC) here today. The 15th State … Continue reading India’s Forest cover increases slightly

Shopian firing: SC restrains J&K govt from taking any action against army officials

AMN The Supreme Court on Monday restrained Jammu and Kashmir government from taking any coercive action against Army officials allegedly involved in Shopian firing case. A bench headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra, while staying the FIR directed that no coercive action be taken against Major Aditya in connection with the incident. The bench also … Continue reading Shopian firing: SC restrains J&K govt from taking any action against army officials

PM Modi pitches India as attractive destination to do business

WEB DESK Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday pitched India as an attractive destination to do business. Mr Modi said this in his meeting with around 70 business delegates of Oman in capital Muscat, on the final day of his visit to West Asia and the Gulf. External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Raveesh Kumar said in … Continue reading PM Modi pitches India as attractive destination to do business

J&K: One CRPF personnel killed; encounter underway

Srinagar A CRPF jawan succumbed to the injuries he sustained in an ongoing gunfight with the holed up terrorists in Karan Nagar area of Srinagar city. The gunfight between the terrorists and security forces erupted after terrorists were traced out in the area. CRPF spokesman told media that at least two militants were traced in … Continue reading J&K: One CRPF personnel killed; encounter underway

No change in AIMPLB stand on Babri Masjid

AMN / HYDERABAD The All India Muslim Personal Law Board has reytereated that there was no change in the Board’s stand on the Babri Masjid-Ram Janam Bhumi issue saying “once a masjid is built, till eternity that will be a Masjid”. ”Babri Masjid is an essential part of faith in Islam and Muslims can never … Continue reading No change in AIMPLB stand on Babri Masjid

Karvan-e-Aman bus resume service between Srinagar and Muzaffarabad

Srinagar The Karvan-e-Aman bus, operating between Srinagar and Muzaffarabad, capital of Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK) resumed on Monday, after remaining suspended last week as precautionary measure, official sources said. The weekly bus left Bemina of Srinagar this morning, despite snowfall for Kaman post, the last Indian military post on this side of the Line of Control … Continue reading Karvan-e-Aman bus resume service between Srinagar and Muzaffarabad

Shopian firing: SC agrees to hear Major’s father plea for quashing FIR

AMN / NEW DELHI The Supreme Court has agreed to hear on Monday a plea of Major Aditya Kumar’s father praying that the FIR against his son lodged by the Jammu and Kashmir Police in the recent Shopian firing incident, be quashed. A bench comprising Chief Justice Dipak Misra and Justices A M Khanwilkar and … Continue reading Shopian firing: SC agrees to hear Major’s father plea for quashing FIR