India Seeks US Help To Find Missing AN-32 Aircraft

NEW DELHI : Government yesterday said in Rajya Sabha that the possibility of sabotage in the mysterious disappearance of AN-32 aircraft of IAF was “comparatively very less” and informed that the help of the US has also been sought in locating the plane. All types of techniques are being used to locate the aircraft, Defence […]

Saudi normalizing Israeli ties free of charge: Nasrallah

BEIRUT: Hezbollah Secretary General Seyyed Hassan Nasrallah has censured Saudi Arabia for a recent visit to Israel by a delegation headed by a former military general. Nasrallah said on Friday that the Riyadh regime is normalizing its ties with Israel “free of charge” and “without any benefits for Palestinians.” “Saudi Arabia is setting a dangerous […]

US-led strike kills 15 civilians in Syria

BEIRUT:- At least 15 civilians were killed and dozens wounded in air strikes by a US-led coalition in Syria on Thursday, a monitor said. The strikes hit a northern town controlled by the ISIS militant group, said the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights. “Airstrikes by international coalition fighter jets after midnight (Thursday morning) on the […]

US soldier killed in Yemen

SANA’A: Citing evidence on the ground, Yemen’s Houthi Ansarullah movement says a US trooper has been killed in the war-battered country. The movement’s news outlet,, said on Friday that Yemen’s ‘War Media’ had published pictures proving American presence in the Arab country. The pictures show an American passport and a birth certificate (seen below) […]

Afghan cleric arrested for marrying six-year-old girl

Kabul:  An elderly Afghan cleric has been arrested after he married a six-year-old girl, officials said on Friday, in the latest case highlighting the scourge of child marriages in the war-battered country. Mohammad Karim, said to be aged around 60, was held in central Ghor province as he claimed her parents gave him the girl […]

US Concerned Over Kashmir Unrest

The United States has expressed concerns over the ongoing unrest in Kashmir and called on “all sides” to make efforts to find a peaceful solution to the issue.“We encourage all sides to make efforts to find a peaceful solution to Kashmir unrest,” state department spokesperson John Kirby told reporters.“We have obviously seen reports of the […]

GMC Principal accuses CRPF of excesses

Srinagar: Principal Government Medical College Srinagar has asked authorities to rein in CRPF personnel allegedly involved in manhandling of medical staff and damaging hospital property in capital city Srinagar. After common people now government functionaries have started raising their voices against the atrocities inflicted by CRPF on employees and medical staff. Principal Government Medical College […]

CRPF goes on rampage in Habakadal

Srinagar: National Conference legislator Shamima Firdous Friday warned the government that she will mobilize people from length and breadth of her constituency and will hit to roads if authorities fail to curb the ‘unbridled’ Para-military Central Reserve Police Force who according to her have made it a habit to target innocent civilians and women during […]

Mehbooba interacts with ophthalmic surgeons

Srinagar: Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti Friday chaired a meeting with the team of experts in ophthalmic and retinal surgery from Mumbai, headed by Dr S Natarajan. A Padamshree awardee, Dr Natarajan is a renowned ophthalmic surgeon from Aditya Jyot Eye Hospital, Mumbai. The Chief Minister was told that the team of three doctors, which also […]

Retained pellets in body cause lead poisoning: DAK

Srinagar: With hundreds of people in Kashmir having retained pellets, Doctors Association Kashmir (DAK) today revealed that embedded pellets in their bodies have the potential to cause severe lead poisoning. Raising alarm President DAK Dr Nisar ul Hassan in a statement said that retained pellets are toxic to human body and these embedded pellets could […]