Avalanche hits Jawahar tunnel, Jammu-Srinagar highway closed

Tuesday, 22 January 2019 17:12
The Jammu-Srinagar highway was closed on Tuesday following landslides and snowfall and reports of an avalanche hitting the highway in the Jawahar Tunnel area. A team has been rushed to take stock. Traffic department officials said landslides have hit the…

BJP accuses TMC of vandalising posters ahead of Shah’s rally

Tuesday, 22 January 2019 17:12
The West Bengal unit of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Tuesday accused the ruling Trinamool Congress (TMC) workers of vandalising posters and decorative gates ahead of party chief Amit Shah’s rally here. “Gates, welcome arches, posters, cut-outs, festoons have…

Red Fort closed for visitors Jan 22-31

Tuesday, 22 January 2019 17:09
In view of the Republic Day function and Bharat Parv 2019, the Red Fort will remain closed for visitors from Tuesday, the government said. The 17th century monument will re-open on January 31, the Culture Ministry said. –IANSsj/rs/mr

Akbar case: Court to decide on Ramani on Jan 29

Tuesday, 22 January 2019 17:07
A Delhi court on Tuesday said it will decide on January 29 whether to summon journalist Priya Ramani or not in the defamation case filed by former Union Minister M.J. Akbar. Additional Chief Metropolitan Magistrate Samar Vishal reserved the order…

Madhya Pradesh farmers hopeful of being ‘debt-free’ as loan waiver scheme kicks-off

Tuesday, 22 January 2019 17:00
A week after the launch of the loan waiver scheme in Madhya Pradesh, the Congress government claims 19.54 lakh farmers have filed their applications in the six days till Sunday. While the opposition BJP has been calling the “Jai Kisan…

For 9-month tenure, Haryana parties sweat it out in Jind

Tuesday, 22 January 2019 16:59
For an Assembly seat in the “Jat” land in Haryana that will have a tenure of just nine months, major political parties are sweating it out apparently with an eye on the Assembly and Lok Sabha elections set for this…

‘Kejriwal responsible for sanitation worker’s death in Delhi’

Tuesday, 22 January 2019 10:54
The BJP on Monday held Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal responsible for the death of a sanitation worker in a drain saying that the government was playing with their lives as they are not given protective gear. “This is not…

Wife held for murdering husband in Gurugram

Tuesday, 22 January 2019 10:53
Police have arrested seven people, including the wife of a man, for killing him brutally last week. The body of Jogender Singh, 37, was found on Sunday in a ravine in Bajghera here. It was in a cotton bag and…

Prank call made at Kerjiwal’s residence

Tuesday, 22 January 2019 10:45
Delhi Police have registered a complaint against an unknown caller who on Monday called up Delhi Chief Minister’s residence, saying that a man named ‘Bholo’ was planning to attack Arvind Kejriwal, said a police officer. An attendant received a call…

BJP will win Lok Sabha election battle: Rajnath

Monday, 21 January 2019 16:07
Asserting that the BJP is going to retain power in 2019, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday said the coming Lok Sabha election is not a challenge to the ruling party. Attacking the opposition rally organised by West Bengal…