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Glaring security lapses at eminent schools across India, reveals CISF audit

From the inadequate number of CCTV cameras to lack of background verification of security guards, CISF has pointed out many glaring omissions at nine schools across the country.

21 hours ago

Ram Jethmalani demise: Bold and witty, he was one of India’s sharpest lawyers

A rebel by nature, he was variously seen as outspoken and a maverick. Controversy was his middle name and he didn’t mince words even against the judiciary.

09 Sep 2019

NRC rejects will get more time to prove citizenship

Since NRC authorities are yet to start the process of issuing certificates giving reasons for their exclusion, there is a possibility of the coordinator approaching the SC seeking an extended period.

05 Sep 2019

India declares Masood Azhar, Hafiz Saeed, Dawood Ibrahim individual terrorists under amended UAPA Act

The decisions have been taken nearly a month after Parliament approved a crucial amendment to The Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Amendment Act, 1967.

04 Sep 2019

Government jobs for 5 youth from each village, mobile services restoration in 20 days: Shah assures J&K delegation

Home ministry sources said Shah assured apple growers that the government was considering procuring nearly 100% apple produce of the state.

04 Sep 2019

High alert in Gujarat ports after intel says Pakistan commandoes have entered Indian waters

The port authority has said that any suspicious activity should be reported to Marine Control station and port operation centre immediately.

29 Aug 2019

Amit Shah calls for revamp of criminal laws

Union Home Minister Amit Shah made a call for a nationwide consultation for effecting changes in IPC and CrPC.

29 Aug 2019

Trump turning bilateral on Kashmir is India's biggest diplomatic win over Pakistan: Experts

The Trump-Modi meeting came against the backdrop of the Indian government revoking special status to Jammu & Kashmir on August 5.

27 Aug 2019

Experts call for ignoring Trump’s 'mediation offer' on Kashmir issue

Former Secretary, Ministry of External Affairs, Pinak Chakravarty said India should ignore Trump’s statement and not give it any importance. 

22 Aug 2019

NCM slams HC judge’s comment on Christian educational institutes

NCM vice-chairperson George Kurian on Monday said the court’s statement caused dismay and pain to the members of the community.

20 Aug 2019

Rajnath’s statement on Pakistan occupied Kashmir signals toughened stand, say experts

Security experts feel that Defence Minister Rajnath Singh’s statement on Pakistan occupied Kashmir (PoK) is a clear indication of India’s toughened stand towards Pakistan.

19 Aug 2019

Patient count down in Kashmir hospitals, ‘brought dead’ numbers see rise

Expecting mothers are rushing to hospitals in advance fearing that they may not be able to make it on time due to the restrictions imposed in the Srinagar.

15 Aug 2019

Security restrictions in J-K: Weddings fall victim to curbs

Weddings are the worst casualty of the shutdown in the Valley, as many families had to call them off because of the prevailing situation in Kashmir.

12 Aug 2019

‘What to celebrate? Eid with whom?’: Fear, tension grip Kashmir

The fact that this is the first Eid in the last 30 years when all modes of communication have been disabled is adding to anxiety among the locals.

12 Aug 2019

Identity unknown, woman battles death at Srinagar hospital

In the absence of any communication, the hospital has not been able to identify the unconscious “Number 12” and so her family is in all likelihood unaware about her condition.

11 Aug 2019