J&K Police Chief Says, ‘Operation All-Out’ a Success

Srinagar—Urging the youth in Kashmir to shun the path of violence, Jammu and Kashmir DGP SP Vaid on Saturday claimed ‘Operation All-Out’, launched by the Army to wipe out militancy, has been a success. ‘Operation All-Out’, also known as Operation Clean Up, was launched by the Indian Army earlier this year with an aim to […]

Mysterious Braid Chopping:12 Incidents In A Week Spark Panic in Kulgam

Kulgam—Twelve incidents of braid chopping in just a week’s time in South Kashmir’s Kulgam district have created fear psychosis among the residents. Police is still clueless and have failed to get any clue or a lead to solve the mystery. In a fresh incident on Saturday, the braid of a 15 year old girl Fancy […]

‘Falahari Baba’ arrested for rape

Jaipur—After three days of investigation, Rajasthan Police on Saturday arrested self-styled godman Kaushalendra Prapannacharya ‘Falahari’ Maharaj in Alwar for the alleged rape of a 21-year-old woman. “We have arrested the Baba under Section 376 (rape) and section 506 (criminal intimidation),” Rahul Prakash, Superintendent of Police Alwar, told IANS on phone. The young woman from Chhattisgarh […]

India Creates Doctors, Pak Militants: Swaraj

United Nations—Taking a dig at Pakistan, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj Saturday asked its leaders to introspect as to why India is recognised as a global IT superpower while Pakistan is infamous as the “pre- eminent export factory for terror”.   In her address to the 72nd UN General Assembly session, Swaraj accused Pakistan of […]

Mystery Death of Kashmiri Youth in Manali

Budgam—A 21 year old youth from central Kashmir’s Budgam district was found dead at his rented room in the tourist resort of Manali in Himachal Pradesh on Friday evening. Muneeb Hussain Mir, son of Nisar Hussain Mir of Wahdatpora village of Budgam was found hanging inside his room at Bhajogi locality of Manali by his colleagues, […]

Trump, Kim are like ‘children in a kindergarten’: Russia

  Moscow—Russian foreign minister Sergei Lavrov has likened the war of words between US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un to a kindergarten fight between children. The North Korean leader earlier labelled Trump “mentally deranged” and a “dotard” after Trump threatened to destroy his country. Trump responded with a tweet calling Kim Jong-un “a madman” who “will […]

Dozens dead as migrant boat sinks off Turkey’s Black Sea coast

Ankara—At least twenty-one people drowned and up to 15 more were missing on Friday after a fishing boat carrying refugees and migrants sank off Turkey’s Black Sea coast, the coast guard said. Forty migrants were rescued but search and rescue efforts were still under way to find seven to nine people missing in the incident […]

Trapped under debris for 16 hours,Mexico woman’s texts help save her

Mexico City—Trapped under tons of rubble and in complete darkness, Diana Pacheco’s hopes were fading fast for making it out alive from a collapsed office building after a huge earthquake in Mexico City, despite rescuers’ frantic attempts to reach her. Then the trapped woman had a great stroke of luck: a series of short messages […]

Earthquake Geology of Jammu and Kashmir

Whenever a major earthquake hits any part of the planet Earth it always sends panic waves, and this has been going on for centuries. Jammu and Kashmir is one of the tectonic hotspots that has always been in news. The cause of earthquakes in this region is primarily because Indian plate is continuously trying to […]

Swaraj to address UN General Assembly tonight

Washington—External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj is expected to raise issues like the global fight against terrorism, climate change and the Security Council’s reform in her address to the United Nations General Assembly tonight.   When Swaraj, 65, takes the podium she would be addressing the UN General Assembly for the second consecutive time.   She […]

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