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Woman in 20s burnt to death by lover, his family in Odisha

Rourkela: A woman in her early 20s died of burn injuries after she was allegedly set afire in front of her boyfriend’s house in Rourkela on Friday, police said. Locals found the woman engulfed in flames outside the house of her boyfriend, Amit Yadav, in Bondhamunda locality in Rourkela on Friday morning, police said. They shifted […]

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Former UN chief and Nobel Peace Prize Laureate Kofi Annan has died

ACCRA: Former United Nations Secretary General and Nobel Peace Prize laureate Kofi Annan has died, the Kofi Annan Foundation said on Saturday. Annan, of Ghanaian nationality, died in hospital in Bern, Switzerland, in the early hours of Saturday, two close associates of Annan said.

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843 pilgrims pay obeisance at the Holy Cave

  SRINAGAR,: On the 51st day of the ongoing Shri Amarnathji Yatra, 843 Yatris paid obeisance at the Holy Cave. Till date 2,81,227 Yatris had the darshan of the Shivling at the Holy Cave.

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Imran Khan elected the 22nd prime minister of Pakistan
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Kerala floods: Death toll mounts to 324 as rains wreak havoc in God’s own country

Thiruvananthapuram: Savage monsoon continues to wreak havoc on Kerala claiming 324 lives over the last nine days, chief minister Pinarayi Vijayan said. Over 2 lakh people have been rendered homeless as Kerala faces its worst flood in 100 years. With the murderous monsoon claiming 106 lives on a single day on Thursday, the state plunged deeper into […]

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Drug peddler arrested in Pattan

Pattan:- Pattan police in its drive against drug menace arrested a drug peddler, who leads prayers in a local mosque, and recovered contraband substance from his possession. Pattan police arrested a drug peddler identified as Mushtaq Ahmed Mia @ DC son of Late Gh Hassan Mia resident of Pattan with consignment of fukki. During investigation, […]

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Doctors  continue to take freebies in Valley, price of medicine goes high  

SRINAGAR,: Keeping the rules set by the Medical council of India at bay, the doctors in the Valley continue to take freebies worth lakhs of rupees to increase the sales of pharma companies. Doctors Association Kashmir (DAK) Chief Spokesperson Riyaz Ahamd Daga told Press Trust of Kashmir that the menace goes unabated in the Valley with […]

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Governor reviews vacancies and recruitments in colleges and higher education institutions

SRINAGAR,: Governor N.N. Vohra chaired a meeting at the Raj Bhavan to review the status of vacancies and the pace of recruitments in the Higher Education Department. The meeting was attended by Advisor to Governor, Mr Khurshid Ahmad Ganai; Chairman Public Service Commission, Mr Abdul Latief Deva; and Commissioner Higher Education Department, Ms Sarita Chouhan. […]

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Civilian injured in Awantipora blast succumbs

Srinagar:A civilian who was injured in a grenade blast near SP office Awantipora on Friday succumbed to his injuries at SMHS hospital Srinagar. The deceased was first admitted at a nearby hospital where from he was shifted to SMHS hospital Srinagar where he breathed his last, an official said. He was identified as Abdul Ahad, […]

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Full military honours for Vajpayee as thousands bid adieu to India’s former PM

New Delhi: Thousands – from the Prime Minister to the common man – were by the side of India’s political titan Atal Bihari Vajpayee on Friday. Many paid tribute to the three-time prime minister in his home in the morning. And many more walked by his side when he was carried in a flower-decked gun carriage […]

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