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US blocks USD 255 million military aid to Pakistan

Washington: The United States has suspended its USD 255 million military aid to Pakistan for now, the White House has confirmed, saying the fate...

Rs 20 lakh ex-gratia given to family of jawan killed in J&K

The Himachal Pradesh government today gave an ex-gratia relief of Rs 20 lakh to the family of Inspector Kuldeep Roy of the 185 Battalion...

Referring to an “emotional” Speech Yasin Malik takes up prisoners’ cause, Writes an open...

Yasin Malik, chief of the Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front, on Sunday wrote an open letter to External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj to highlight the...

Muslim women can now visit Haj without male guardian: PM Modi

New Delhi, Dec 31: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said the "discriminatory" practice of Muslim women being barred from visiting Haj" Haj without a 'Mehram' or...

Army chief Bipin Rawat visits Rajouri sector, asks troops to remain alert

SRINAGAR: After recent cross-LoC raid conducted by army commandos following BAT attack by Pakistan army, Army Chief General Bipin Rawat on Saturday visited...

100 bunkers being constructed to protect villagers from Pak shelling

Over 100 shell-proof underground bunkers are being constructed along the Line of Control (LoC) in the Sunderbani sector of Rajouri, Jammu & Kashmir (J&K). The...

Sharif calls Musharraf coward, asks judiciary to bring him back

Lahore: Pakistan’s ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif Friday called former military dictator Pervez Musharraf a “big coward” and asked the country’s judiciary to bring...

At least 40 dead in multiple Kabul blasts: Interior ministry

Kabul: At least 40 people were killed and many others wounded in multiple blasts at a Shiite cultural centre in Kabul today, officials said,...

4 minors raped in BJP ruled UP

Lucknow (UP): Four minor girls were allegedly raped in separate incidents in Uttar Pradesh’s Pratapgarh, Banda and Muzaffarnagar districts, police said on Tuesday. In Pratapgarh,...

Modi asks people to use public transport, save fuel costs

Noida: Prime Minister Narendra Modi Monday advocated the use of public transport to save on fuel and costs associated with the import of petroleum,...

Ladakhi businessman bags ‘International Icons Award 2017’

New Delhi: On the occasion of ‘International Icons Awards’ ceremony held in Delhi one of young Bussinessmen from Kargil, Shah Nawaz Var, was honoured...

27 dead, 5 injured as bus plunges into river in Rajasthan

Sawai Madhopur: Twenty-seven people were killed and five others were injured after a bus fell into Banas river in Rajasthan's Sawai Madhopur district. The injured have...