All party delegation to visit Kishtwar in J&K today

All party delegation to visit Kishtwar in J&K today

Jammu: Jammu and Kashmir government is sending an all party delegation to Kishtwar town today in a bid to restore peace and normalcy in Jammu region of the state. The delegation, headed by Planning and Development Minister Ajay Sadhotra and Tourism Minister GA Mir, will comprise about 15 other leaders of major political parties. It […]

Army says, Pak is engineering more Border Action Team attacks along LoC

Army says, Pak is engineering more Border Action Team attacks along LoC

Jammu: Pakistan is trying to engineer more attacks by its Border Action Team, along Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir. This was disclosed by Brigade Commander 120 Infantry Brigade of Indian Army A. Sengupta in Rajouri yesterday. He said, Indian army is ready for any such attack. Talking to media persons, Major General V.P.Singh, […]

20 killed in Bihar rail accident

20 killed in Bihar rail accident

Patna: In Bihar, at least 15 people were crushed to death under the wheels of Saharsa-Patna Rajrani Express at Dhamahra Ghat Railway Station near Saharsa this morning. The victims, mostly kanwarias or devotees of Lord Shiva, were standing on the railway tracks when the train hit them. Eyewitness said that the death toll may rise […]

UP CM releases eight point development agenda for 2013-14

UP CM releases eight point development agenda for 2013-14

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav has released an eight point development agenda for state for 2013-14. It emphasizes on development of basic infrastructure speeding up of industrial deployment. Talking to media person in Lucknow today he said his government’s agenda of development will be time bound implementation and completion. He said, Lucknow metro project […]

Gold whizzes past Rs 31,000 level on heavy buying

Gold whizzes past Rs 31,000 level on heavy buying

Gold continued its ascent and today reclaimed the psychologically important Rs 31,000 per 10 gram mark at the domestic bullion hub on steady wave of speculative and stockists’ buying frenzy amid strong global sentiment.Significant increase in jewellery and investment demand against the backdrop of sliding rupee value also helped prices surge.The precious metal has been […]

Ishrat Jahan case: Gujarat govt suspends IPS officer PP Pandey

Ishrat Jahan case: Gujarat govt suspends IPS officer PP Pandey

Newdelhi: Gujarat government has suspended senior IPS officer PP Pandey, who was remanded to CBI custody in Ishrat Jahan fake encounter case. A senior government official said, an IPS officer, who is in jail for more than 48 hours, is deemed to be suspended. Pandey was an additional director general of police in the state. […]

Countdown for GSLV-D5 launch to begin at 11.50 AM Today

Countdown for GSLV-D5 launch to begin at 11.50 AM Today

Chennai: The countdown for the launch of GSLV-D5 which will carry communication satellite GSAT-14 will begin at 11.50 AM today. This was diclosed by ISRO Chairman K Radhakrishnan in Chennai yesterday. He said, the launch is scheduled at 4.30 PM tomorrow from Satish Dhawan Space Centre at Sriharikota in Andhra Pradesh. This will be the […]

PM Calls for fresh thinking on RBI’s monetary policy

PM Calls for fresh thinking on RBI’s monetary policy

Newdelhi: The Prime Minister has ruled out reversal of globalization of the Indian economy or India witnessing a repeat of the 1991 balance of payments crisis. He called for new thinking on the Reserve Bank’s monetary policy. Dr. Singh said this to reporters on the occasion of release of the fourth volume of “RBI History-Looking […]

Hardcore terrorist Tunda sent to three-day police custody

Hardcore terrorist Tunda sent to three-day police custody

Newdelhi: One of India’s top 20 wanted terrorists Abdul Karim Tunda has been sent to three day’s police custody. He was produced before a magistrate yesterday in New Delhi. Known to be close to 26/11 mastermind Hafiz Saeed, Tunda alias Abdul Quddooss was arrested from the Indo-Nepal border after being on the run in several […]