1,141 pilgrims leave Jammu for Amarnath yatra in Kashmir Himalayas

1,141 pilgrims leave Jammu for Amarnath yatra in Kashmir Himalayas

A fresh batch of over 1,100 pilgrims set out from here for the Amarnath Yatra on Friday amid tight security, an official said.

40 injured in clashes over girl’s death in accident involving army truck

40 injured in clashes over girl’s death in accident involving army truck

The death of a minor girl in an accident involving an army vehicle in Aglar village of Shopian district triggered protest demonstrations that morphed into clashes with government forces on Thursday.

Right-wing activists shut Kashmiri’s shop in Mussoorie

Right-wing activists shut Kashmiri’s shop in Mussoorie

BJP’s youth wing and Hindu Jagran Manch, a party affiliated with Vishwa Hindu Parishad, forced a Kashmiri trader to shut his shop in Mussoorie after an alleged post on his Facebook page praised Pakistan army, reports said on Thursday.

Disaster Management Authority holds 1 meeting in 6 years, none after 2014 floods

Highlighting administrative inertia and lack of preparedness of State government, the Comptroller and Auditor General of India (CAG) has revealed that State Disaster Management Authority (SDMA) has held one meeting in six years, none after 2014 devastating floods.

Explosives device goes off at encounter site, 2 injured

Two persons were injured when an explosive device went off in Bamnoo village of Pulwama district, where government forces had blown up five houses to kill three militants during a gunfight on July 4 and 5.

Online counselling for MBBS/BDS starts today

Board of professional entrance examinations (BOPEE) will start online counselling for filling up 700 MBBS and BDS seats in state medical and dental colleges from Friday with over 2100 candidates being called to participate in the process.

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I've encountered racism all my life: Nawazuddin Siddiqui

I've encountered racism all my life: Nawazuddin Siddiqui

Nawazuddin Siddiqui is the ebony-complexioned superstar of Bollywood whom every producer wants to sign at any cost.

86-year-old US jewel thief arrested again

86-year-old US jewel thief arrested again

An 86-year-old serial jewel thief in the US, whose crimes date back to the 1950s, has again been charged with theft.

Selfie tragedy: girls swept away in Punjab canal

Selfie tragedy: girls swept away in Punjab canal

A stroll along a canal turned into tragedy for two teenage girls as they were swept away in the water while trying to retrieve a phone they were clicking selfies with.

India overtakes US as Facebook's No. 1 user

India has overtaken the US to become Facebook's largest country audience with a total 241 million active users, compared to 240 million in the US.

Facebook brings Messenger 'Lite' to India

In its bid to connect people in markets where mobile internet connections are slow, Facebook on Thursday rolled out the "lite" version of its Messenger app in India.

Nabbed in Rajastan, Jio hacker to face charges in Mumbai

Cracking the Reliance JIO data breach case within 24 hours, the Navi Mumbai and Maharashtra Cyber police teams have zeroed in on the prime suspect in Rajasthan who will be brought to Mumbai on Wednesday.

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