Back To Hindutva

Just ahead of elections, Ram Temple   issue is firmly back on the BJP agenda. Addressing the BJP party workers in  UP on Wednesday, the BJP chief Amit Shah  urged them to “remove any confusion in their minds” about his party’s seriousness about the construction of  the  temple. Already, the centre has moved the Supreme Court  […]

Gaming Addiction: A New Problem

Today about 4.2 billion people have affordable access to the internet and this number continues to swell. Obviously, exposure to social sites and online video games is increasing with time. And at present, it has already reached to a point where we are compelled to use term ‘addiction’. Among video games, the online multiplayer battle […]

Pakistan Holding ‘Keys To War’, Claims Afghan President

KABUL — Afghanistan’s President Ashraf Ghani alleged on Wednesday that the “keys to war are in Islamabad, Quetta, Rawalpindi” – all cities in Pakistan – claiming that the country was a safe haven for cross-border militant activities. Afghanistan has previously accused Pakistan of turning a blind eye to Afghan Taliban commanders on its soil and even of supporting […]

Iran’s Armed Forces Unveil Drones, Missiles

TEHRAN — Iran’s Armed Forces have unveiled new military hardware, including drones and missiles, during an exhibition ahead of the 40th anniversary of the 1979 Islamic Revolution. The achievements were displayed during Eqtedar 40 Exhibition at Imam Khomeini Grand Prayer Grounds in Tehran, Fars news agency reported on Wednesday. Kaman-12 drone The drones unveiled included […]

Marzieh Hashemi In Iran After Days Of Torment In US

TEHRAN — Press TV anchor Marzieh Hashemi, who was jailed in the US without charge for days and later freed amid public outcry, has arrived in the Iranian capital Tehran. Hashemi arrived at Tehran’s Imam Khomeini International Airport on Wednesday night and was welcomed by her relatives and colleagues. The journalist, a 59-year-old American-born Muslim convert who has […]

Handing Ratle Power Project to NHPC a Sellout, Unacceptable: NC

SRINAGAR — National Conference Vice President Omar Abdullah on Wednesday opposed the proposed handing over of Ratle power project to NHPC, saying that the sell-out of a viable power project will have long term negative implications on economic growth of the state. Addressing workers and party functionaries here Omar Abdullah said, “The proposed move of the […]

Deal Strictly With Elements Behind Radicalization Of Youth: DGP

JAMMU — Director General of Police Dilbag Singh Wednesday directed police personnel to deal strictly with elements involved in the radicalization of youth. He directed the police officers to identify and book persons involved in these activities. DGP said this while addressing police personnel at District Police Lines, Baramulla.The DGP said that the efforts and achievements […]

CS Reviews Arrangements For PM’s Kashmir Visit

SRINAGAR — Chief Secretary, BVR Subrahmanyam Wednesday reviewed arrangements ahead of Prime Minister, Narendra  Modi’s visit to Kashmir valley at a meeting held here at SKICC.  During his visit to Kashmir, the Prime Minister will lay foundation stone of AIIMS, Transit Accommodation for Migrant families and will also launch SAUBHAGYA Scheme. While taking detailed review, the CS […]

Will Receive PM With Black Flags: Er Rasheed

SRINAGAR — Asking New Delhi not to continue with its loot of resources of J&K, AIP President Er Rasheed has expressed deep concern over the proposed MOU to be signed between state government, Centre and NHPC for starting work on 850MW Ratle power Project. In a statement, Er Rasheed said while State Power Development Corporation […]

Div Com Issues Avalanche Warning

SRINAGAR — Divisional Administration Kashmir Wednesday issued an avalanche warning for next 24-hours for hilly and avalanche prone areas of Kashmir Valley, Leh and Kargil districts. “Avalanche warning valid for next 24-hours from January 30 to January 31, 2019 (1700 hrs) exists for avalanche-prone areas in Anantnag, Baramulla, Budgam, Kulgam, Kupwara, Bandipora, Ganderbal, Kargil, and Let […]