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Porn sites banned in India: After Jio, Airtel, Vodafone, Idea and BSNL to block porn websites in India

NewDelhi:-Department of Telecommunication (DoT) has ordered Internet service providers (ISPs) to ban porn websites on their network and after Reliance Jio banned such adult websites for its subscribers, according to some reports by users on Reddit and Twitter, other ISPs are highly likely to follow suit, as well. For the unknown, the Uttarakhand High Court […]

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Gilgit-Baltistan “Integral Part Of India”: Ram Madhav

NEW DELHI: India’s stand on Gilgit-Baltistan region of Jammu and Kashmir is valid, legal and much stronger than Pakistan’s illegal claim over the occupied territory in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir or PoK, BJP leader Ram Madhav said on Thursday. Mr Madhav pointed out how Pakistan illegally occupied the region soon after partition, and how two “deceitful” British […]

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21% Indian children are under-weight: Global Hunger Index

New Delhi: They have extremely low weight for their height; the only country with a higher prevalence of child wasting is war-torn South Sudan. At least one in five Indian children under the age of five are wasted, which means they have extremely low weight for their height, reflecting acute under-nutrition, according to the Global […]

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AMU issues notice to nine Kashmiri students for attempt to hold slain militant Mannan Wani’s funeral prayer

NewDelhi:-The Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) on Friday issued notices to nine Kashmiri students for allegedly trying to conduct  ‘namaz-e-janaza’ (funeral prayers) on the campus following the death of PhD scholar-turned-militant Mannan Bashir Wani in North Kashmir on Thursday. A native of Kupwara in J&K, research scholar Wani was expelled from AMU in January this year […]

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Advisor Ganai attends State Skill Ministers Conclave, interacts with IndiaSkills participants from J&K

NEW DELHI, : The Advisor to Governor, Khurshid Ahmed Ganai today attended State Skill Ministers Conference in New Delhi, which was held on the sidelines of India Skills Competition, 2018. He also interacted with the 6 participants from J&K who are competing at the Competition being held at Aerocity grounds, New Delhi. During his interaction […]

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After local body polls primary health centres, primary schools, Anganwadi come under admin control: Rajnath Singh

New Delhi:For the first time, primary health centres (PHC), primary schools and anganwadi centres in Jammu and Kashmir will come under the administrative control of the panchayats when elections to the local body will be completed next month, Home Minister Rajnath Singh said Friday. The home minister said powers for ‘own fund generation’ like collection […]

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Bond with God not biology: Women of all ages can enter Sabarimala, rules SC

New Delhi: In a historic judgement, the Supreme Court on Friday lifted ban on women of all age groups from entering renowned Sabarimala temple in Kerala. The five judge constitution bench headed by Chief Justice Dipak Misra gave a 4:1 verdict. In four set of judgements, CJI wrote for himself and Justice A M Khanwilkar, […]

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Pune man to cycle from Kashmir to Kkanyakumari to testify Valley as ‘safe tourist destination’

Srinagar, In a bid to refurbish the Valley’s image as a safe tourist destination, a Maharashtra native began Tuesday a 4,000 km-long, Kashmir to Kanyakumari cycling expedition from here. Tourism Kashmir Director Tasaduq Jeelani flagged off cyclist Vivek Lokur’s expedition at Tourist Reception Centre here, hailing him as “ambassador of Kashmir tourism”. Lokur, a Pune […]

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Militants recruits from eastern India headed to Kashmir, says intel sources

  Newdelhi;-central intelligence agencies have revealed a worrying trend of indoctrinated youth from West Bengal and other parts of eastern India who are heading to Kashmir to swell the rank of home-grown militants. The Intelligence Bureau (IB) have already given a warning to states like Bihar, Assam and Jharkhand in this regard. Central intelligence agencies […]

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Petrol, diesel rates scale new highs

New Delhi: Petrol and diesel prices Friday scaled new highs as rates were increased on account of rupee depreciation and rise in international oil rates. While petrol price was increased by 28 paise a litre, diesel rates went up by 22 paise, according to a price notification of state-owned oil marketing companies. Petrol in Delhi now […]

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