Love affair turns communal in Bihar, 3 burnt to death

  Muzzafarpur: An incident sparked by a love affair turned so incendiary in the Bahilwada Bhuwal village in Bihar’s Muzaffarpur district in India that at least three persons were burnt to death after a mob set on fire around a dozen houses, following the recovery of a youth’s body on Sunday, 18 Jan.    TOI […]

PIA in New Delhi asked to shut down

DELHI: India’s Enforcement Directorate (ED) has issued a notice to Pakistan International Airlines (PIA)- the sole carrier for flights between India and Pakistan to “dispose of” its properties in Delhi as their purchase was “unauthorised.” This is likely to set off a diplomatic storm, given that relations between India and Pakistan are already at an […]

No terror during Obama visit: US to Pak

WASHINGTON:Ahead of President Barack Obama’s India visit, the US has asked Pakistan to ensure that there is no cross-border terror incident during the trip and subtly warned of “consequences” if any such attack is traced back to the country reports the Times Of India.  The US and Indian security agencies are taking extra care for […]

Suspected IS members claim they were trained in Pakistan

DHAKA: Bangladeshi police arrested four suspected members of Islamic State in the capital, Dhaka, on Monday, including a regional coordinator for the militant group who told police they had been trained in Pakistan. Reports of the growing influence of Islamic State, which controls territory in Syria and Iraq, have raised alarm bells across South Asia, […]

Fighting shakes Yemen capital

SANAA – Yemen’s powerful Houthi movement fought artillery battles with the army near the presidential palace in Sanaa on Monday, throwing the fragile Arab state deeper into turmoil and drawing accusations that the militia fighters were mounting a coup. Explosions echoed across the city and smoke hung over downtown buildings as the most intense clashes […]

Lights, Camera, Action: Dera Sacha Sauda chief is all set!

NEW DELHI: Omnipotent, omnipresent, an omniscient- That’s what the Dera Sacha Sauda Chief- Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh (GRRS) would have you believe he is. The one thing he feigns ignorance of, is any controversy relating to his larger-than-life portrayal in a blockbuster movie- MSG – Messenger of God. After refusing to clear it for release, […]

Srinagar Cleanest City? NC Happy At Claim

Srinagar: Expressing happiness that an Indian magazine has described Srinagar city among the top ten cleanest cities of India, National Conference General Secretary Ali Mohammad Sagar Monday said this was among the top achievements of Omar Abdullah led government. Sagar was addressing delegations at his residence hailing from Pattan, Homshalibugh and Budgam.       […]

2 IEDs Detected, Defused

SRINAGAR: Ahead of India’s Republic Day on Jan 26, government forces detected and diffused two Improvised Explosive Devices in Kashmir on Monday, an army spokesman said. “After receiving a specific input about the presence of explosive devices— a pressure cooker-based IEDs was recovered in the morning hours at Watlab–Pazalpura road. The IED weighed approximately 5 […]

Searches in Lolab Forests

SRINAGAR: Army has launched massive search operation in several areas of north Kashmir’s Kupwara district. Official sources said that army’s 18 RR and 9 PARA launched searches at Poshlutu and Dardpora forests following the information about the presence of militants in the area since Sunday morning. Pertinently, the searches were launched in backdrop of the […]

Soldier Hangs Self, Dies

SRINAGAR: An Air defence soldier allegedly committed suicide by hanging himself with a rope inside a barrack at new airport in the outskirts of Srinagar city. Official sources said that the soldier, 37-year-old Arjun Kamble (belt no. 15771018Y) of 49 AD Regiment unit hanged himself inside the camp at New Airport. On seeing him, the […]

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