Centre withdraws Gen Singh’s security cover

PRESS TRUST OF INDIA

New Delhi, Dec 26: Government has decided to withdraw all security cover provided to former Army Chief Gen V K Singh, who has been taking part in a number of protests over corruption, Delhi gang-rape incident and other issues. The former Army Chief was provided Z ‘Plus’ security cover till More

Hrithik, Katrina headed for 50-day shoot in Valley
Mumbai, Dec 26: Hrithik Roshan and Katrina Kaif are all set to head for Kashmir. In what is being billed as the longest shooting stint in the Valley for a Bollywood film in over 12 years. The two superstars will shoot for the new film, which is Siddharth Anand's official remake of the Hollywood More

No lawyer turns up to defend youth arrested for eve-teasing

PRESS TRUST OF INDIA

Kendrapara (Odisha), Dec 26: No lawyer today turned to defend the two youths, who were arrested on charges of eve-teasing, and produced before a court in Kendrapara district. The two-youths Rashmi Ranjan Muduli (28) and Uttam Das (29) were produced before the court of Sub-Divisional Judicial More

Rapists should be stoned to death: Azam Khan

PRESS TRUST OF INDIA

Mainpuri (UP), Dec 26: Prominent SP leader Muhammad Azam Khan has demanded that rapists should be "stoned" to death in public as per Islamic law, saying capital punishment is much less for such a heinous crime. Advocating reverting to 'Sangsar', punishment by stoning, the Uttar Pradesh Cabinet More

India, Pak experts meet on nuke CBMs today

PRESS TRUST OF INDIA

New Delhi, Dec 26: India and Pakistan will hold their expert-level meetings on Conventional and Nuclear Confidence Building Measures (CBMs) here tomorrow during which review of various agreements, particularly the ceasefire agreement, will be taken up. Apart from this, the review of other More

Cabinet nod to new science policy
New Delhi, Dec 26: India is set to unveil its new science policy next week which lays greater thrust on innovation, establishing research institutes and participation in mega science projects with an aim to positioning itself among the top five scientific powers in the world by 2020. The More

PUDR welcomes study on ‘Alleged Perpetrators’
New Delhi, Dec 26: Peoples Union for Democratic Rights (PUDR) has welcomed the release of the study “Alleged Perpetrators” by the International Peoples’ Tribunal on Human Rights and Justice in Kashmir (IPTK) and Association of Parents of Disappeared Persons (APDP) on the culture of impunity ubiquitous More

  • Kashmir

SHRC to investigate 1990 Gaw Kadal massacre

‘Report To Be Completed In 2-Months’

MUDDASIR ALI

Srinagar, Dec 26: In a significant development, the State Human Rights Commission (SHRC) on Wednesday ordered an inquiry by its investigation wing into the 1990 Gaw Kadal massacre here in which 51 people More



  • Srinagar City

VANDALISATION OF JHELUM IN FULL SWING

UNDER-CONSTRUCTION SKEWED BRIDGE TAKES SHEEN OFF JHELUM, THE BUND

ARIF SHAFI WANI

Srinagar, Dec 26: In blatant violation of environmental norms and public outcry, construction of Skewed bridge across river Jhelum here is going on at a full swing.  The under-construction bridge More




  • Jammu

‘Night soil of 60000 latrines goes into open drains’

PRESS TRUST OF INDIA

Jammu, Dec 26: Night soil of over 60 thousand latrines is disposed into open drains without any sewage treatment in Jammu and Kashmir, according to figures released by state's Directorate of Census Operation More



  • South Asia

Osama paid Rs 50, 000 bribe to Patwari

PRESS TRUST OF INDIA

Islamabad, Dec 26: Even the world's most wanted man could not escape the bribery dragnet. Osama bin Laden's safe-house in Pakistan's garrison city Abbottabad was built after paying a bribe of Rs 50,000 More



  • World

Egypt gets first people-approved constitution

Cairo, Dec 26: Over a year after overthrowing an entrenched dictator, Egypt today adopted a new constitution after a two-thirds 'yes' vote in a polarising referendum, triggering fresh protests from the More



  • Kupwara

Shahabad residents demand bridge

5 drown in 3-yrs in Warnow Nallah

Shahabad (Kupwara) Dec 26: Residents of Shahabad in this frontier district are up in arms against the government for failing to construct a bridge over Warnow Nallah as five persons have drowned in the More



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