Imran Khan holds NSC meeting

Imran Khan holds NSC meeting

Islamabad, Aug 4: Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Sunday chaired a meeting of the National Security Committee to hold consultations with the country’s top civil and military leadership over the sudden spike in tensions with India. Khan called the meeting after the army alleged that India used cluster bombs to target the civilian population […]

Security beefed up at vital installations, sensitive areas in Kashmir

  Srinagar, Aug 4: Kashmir remained on edge on Sunday as authorities stepped up security deployment at vital installations and sensitive areas amid heightened militant threat and flare up of hostilities with Pakistan along the Line of Control (LoC). After the Jammu and Kashmir administration curtailed the Amarnath Yatra and asked pilgrims and tourists to […]

Govt preparing to abrogate Article 370, claims Baba Ramdev

Govt preparing to abrogate Article 370, claims Baba Ramdev

Haridwar, Aug 4: Amid the prevailing tensions in Jammu and Kashmir, Yoga Guru Ramdev on Sunday claimed that Narendra Modi government was preparing to do away with Article 370 which gives special status to the state. “It is necessary for the sovereignty, unity and integrity of the nation that Article 370 is repealed. What we […]

Centre’s move on Article 370, 35-A in JK dangerous: Sharad Yadav

Centre’s move on Article 370, 35-A in JK dangerous: Sharad Yadav

Patna, Aug 4: Loktantrik Janata Dal (LJD) chief Sharad Yadav on Sunday warned the BJP-led Central government against playing with Articles 370 and 35A in Jammu and Kashmir (J&K) as it was not good for the country’s unity. Insisting that the government was deploying additional security forces in the state to present an artificial threat […]

Over two lakh cases pending in courts for 25 years: CJI

  Guwahati, Aug 4: Expressing concern over pendency of cases, Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi said on Sunday that more than two lakh cases are in courts for 25 years, while over 1,000 cases have not been disposed of even after five decades. Speaking at a public function here, Justice Gogoi said though the […]

SAC approves hike in honorarium of SPOs

SAC approves hike in honorarium of SPOs

Srinagar, Aug 4: The State Administrative Council which met here today under the Chairmanship of Governor Satya Pal Malik approved increase in the honorarium to be paid to Special Police Officers (SPOs) of the State. With the support of Government of India, the SAC approved an increase in the honorarium of SPOs of J&K Police […]

JK Police to get dress, kit maintenance allowance in cash

Srinagar, Aug 4: The State Administrative Council which met here today under the Chairmanship of Governor Satya Pal Malik decided that the entire police personnel of Jammu and Kashmir will be given the Dress and Kit Maintenance Allowance directly in cash at significantly increased rates. The allowance will also be given to Special Police Officers […]

Cong to hold next CWC meeting on Aug 10

Cong to hold next CWC meeting on Aug 10

New Delhi, Aug 4: The Congress Working Committee will meet on August 10 here amid a leadership crisis, and finding Rahul Gandhi’s successor is likely to top the agenda of the party top brass. The meeting comes after several top party leaders such as Shashi Tharoor and Karan Singh voiced concern over lack of clarity […]