North India
KASHMIR SITUATION: Steps towards normalization

KASHMIR SITUATION:

Steps taken by Jammu & Kashmir Administration since 06 August to normalize the situation:

Life remains affected in Kashmir for the 64th consecutive day

 Normal life remained affected in Kashmir for the 64th consecutive day on Monday as main markets continued to be shut and public transport off the roads, officials said.

Why the outcome of the lynching case must concern us all?

Freedom is indivisible. “The chains on any one of my people,” Nelson Mandela reminded us, “were the chains on all of them, the chains on all of my people were the chains on me.”

J&K Loses Special Status; Bifurcated Into Two UTs

Narendra Modi led BJP government scraps the historical Article 370. J&K no longer a state.

A family ostracised in Madhya Pradesh responsible for killing cow “accidently’

A farmer and his family in Sheopur district of Madhya Pradesh, 402 km north of Bhopal, have been ostracised from their village after the death of a cow in an accident on Tuesday, official sources said.

Sajjan Kumar Surrenders to serve life imprisonment till death

 Former Congress leader Sajjan Kumar surrendered in a local court in Delhi on Monday to serve a life sentence for killing five people of the same family in the 1984 anti-Sikh riots after his plea for an extension of time to start his sentence was rejected by the Delhi High Court.

A woman resisting eve teasing was paraded naked in Bhadohi district

 A woman was beaten, disrobed and paraded naked in her village in Bhadohi district Saturday, PTI reported. Her crime — resisting eve teasing. A case has been registered against four miscreants involved in the incident, one of whom have been arrested by the police, PTI stated.

Modi considering three options to win over farmers

 Prime Minister Narendra Modi is considering three options for a relief package to help farmers suffering because of low crop prices at a cost of as much as Rs 3 lakh crore ($42.82 billion), according to three government sources.

Rajasthan Government waves farmers’ loan up to Rs 2 lakh

Two days after being sworn in, the Congress government in Rajasthan on Wednesday announced loan waiver for farmers up to ₹2 lakh each, resulting in the burden of an estimated ₹18,000 crore on the Exchequer.

New Shiromani Akali Dal (Taksali) formed

Expelled Akali leaders announced the name of their new party—Shiromani Akali Dal (Taksali)—on Sunday. The name of new party was announced after ‘ardas’ at the Golden Temple.

Bhupesh Baghel to be new Chief minister of Chhattisgarh, oath tomorrow

Congress on Sunday chose Bhupesh Baghel to be the new chief minister of Chhattisgarh from among four strong contenders, four days after the party came to power in the assembly elections.

BJP falters, Rahul Gandhi does right on the campaign trail

Elections, it is often said, humble the high and mighty. But the recently concluded state elections should be read as a humbling experience for all political parties.

Three killed in grenade attack on Nirankari congregation in Amritsar

At least three people were killed, while ten others sustained injuries after a hand grenade was reportedly thrown at a religious congregation at Raja Sansi village near Amritsar on Sunday.

J-K panchayat poll: 74.1% turnout In Jammu, Ladakh

Voters in the rural areas of Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday defied terror threats and poll boycott call by separatists while exercising their franchise in large numbers in the first phase of the nine-phased panchayat polls in Jammu and Ladakh regions.

Fatima Rasool BJP candidate is daughter of Congress leader Rasool Siddique Two convicted in November 1984 Sikh massacre case Congress releases first list 152 candidates for Rajasthan K K Sharma appointed 4th Advisor to J&K Governer Delhi’s iconic Signature Bridge was inaugurated by chief minister Arvind Kejriwal Families, relatives and friends bid tearful farewell to those killed in Amritsar train accident Due to curve drive could not see heavy gathering of people on track: Railway Official Relatives still untraceble, bodies unidentifiable: stories of death from train accident site Bhagwat asks NDA govt. to enact law to construct Ram Temple at Ayodhya 50 persons killed as train hits Dussera crowd on rail track Sessions Judge's wife dies, son critical Marching farmers face tear gas shells and water cannon in Delhi Revolt against Sukhbir Badal rising Three policemen including woman constable suspended for abusing medical student Jaswant Singh's son Manvendra Singh after quitting BJP may join Congress Bhai Ghanaiya Ji: Founder of Sevapanthi Sect Prime accuse in Gauri lankesh murder case remanded to judicial custody Govt facilitates NRI Kumbh Mela at Varanasi Woman alleges ‘forced to undergo nikah halala with father-in-law who rapped her’, 5 booked Man beaten, made to lick spit in Bihar’s Nalanda 258 persons victims of Akali regime get relief AAP leadership failed to broker peace with strong dissident group Father poisons daughter for her "Bad character" AAP dissidents announce ad hoc Political affairs committee SC snubs: why not dump garbbage LG house Persuming him child lifter was beaten to death SC pulls up Bihar for funding NGO where minors were raped A young man from Jagraon shot in canada Govt suspends 23 officials in sexual exploitation at shelter home Tabassum's victory gets first Muslim Lok Sabha MP from UP