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7 Killed as Fog Causes 50-Vehicle Pile Up in Rohtak, Toll Likely to Rise

7 Killed as Fog Causes 50-Vehicle Pile Up in Rohtak, Toll Likely to Rise

Jhajjar (Har): Seven people were killed on Monday as their car collided with a truck in Haryana’s Jhajjar district, leading to a massive pileup involving several vehicles, police said. The accident took place on the Jhajjar bypass here in the morning, resulting in a pileup as multiple vehicles rammed into each other due to reduced […]

India most tolerant country in the world: HM

India most tolerant country in the world: HM

Lucknow: Rebuffing allegations that intolerance was rising in the country, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh Sunday said there was no nation in the world as tolerant as India. Singh, who was here to attend the 114th foundation day of King George’s Medical University, told reporters: “The tolerance that exists in India, I don’t think that […]

Pak a land of atrocities against minorities: Naqvi

Pak a land of atrocities against minorities: Naqvi

NEW DELHI: The BJP Sunday lashed out at Pakistan Prime Minster Imran Khan over his barb at India on treatment of minorities, terming his country “a land of atrocities against minorities” who have been “persecuted” there since its birth in 1947. Minorities Affairs Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi used a Hidni proverb and described Khan’s comments […]

Six Killed, Over 100 Injured as Massive Fire Breaks Out at Govt Hospital in Mumbai’s Andheri

Six Killed, Over 100 Injured as Massive Fire Breaks Out at Govt Hospital in Mumbai’s Andheri

Mumbai: At least six people were killed and over 100 injured after a major fire broke out on Monday at a city-based hospital in Mumbai. Around 47 people were rescued, an official said. The fire brigade got a call around 4 pm about the blaze at the government-run ESIC Kamgar Hospital located at Marol in […]

 ‘He Should Have Been Hanged’: For Victims of 1984 Riots, Verdict on Sajjan Kumar is Too Little, Too Late

 ‘He Should Have Been Hanged’: For Victims of 1984 Riots, Verdict on Sajjan Kumar is Too Little, Too Late

New Delhi: Darshan Kaur looked on helplessly in horror at the bloodthirsty mob that set her husband Ram Singh on fire at their residence in Trilokpuri. She recalls vividly the horde of angry men set upon their house, swords in hand, intending to kill, burn and reduce everything to rubble. “They killed 12 from my […]

Aadhaar No Longer Mandatory for Phones, Banking as Centre Approves Changes to Law

Aadhaar No Longer Mandatory for Phones, Banking as Centre Approves Changes to Law

New Delhi: The Cabinet on Monday gave its nod to amending the two existing laws to provide legal backing for seeding of biometric ID Aadhaar with mobile numbers and bank accounts, sources said. The Cabinet headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi approved amendments to the Telegraph Act and the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA) […]

Tussle Between Karnataka Temple Factions Over Revenue Could be Motive Behind Poisoning: Police

Tussle Between Karnataka Temple Factions Over Revenue Could be Motive Behind Poisoning: Police

Bengaluru: Three days after 14 people were killed and over 100 fell ill after consuming poisoned Prasad at Chamarajnagar district’s Maramma temple, police on Monday said a tussle among factions in the temple over its revenue may have led to the incident. Nine people were detained on Monday in connection with the poisoning of the […]

Chairman J&K PSC meets Governor

Chairman J&K PSC meets Governor

Jammu: Sh. Abdul Latief U Zaman Deva, Chairman, Jammu and Kashmir Public Service Commission, met Governor Satya Pal Malik at Raj Bhavan here today. Sh. Deva briefed Governor about the to-date functioning of the J&K PSC and continuing improvements being made by the Commission in the timely conduct of exams and interviews and declaring results with […]

OPINION

Article 35A to go, forces deployed to control law and order situation: Report

SRINAGAR: Government of India has decided to abrogate Article 35A of constitution of India that defines the permanent residents of state of Jammu and Kashmir, the additional forces are being moved in to state to control any untoward development. According to a National Herald report the National Security Advisor Ajit Doval, during his recent visit to […]