Protesters clash with police in J&K’s Nowshera, civilians, two cops injured

Jammu Half-a-dozen civilians and two policemen injured after Nowshera protests turned violent today over the demand of separate district status. A police officer informed that police resorted to lathicharge after agitators pelted stones on the forces at Nowshera. They added that stone pelting and tear gas shelling witnessed in Nowshera during protest demonstration, when turned […]

Cow urine to be promoted as health drink in UP

Cow urine to be promoted as health drink in UP

Bareilly: The Uttar Pradesh government’s ayurvedic pharmacy at Pilibhit, which is one of the two in the state, has prepared a proposal to collect, process and sell packaged bottles of cow urine as a health drink. The pharmacy presently supplies ayurvedic medicines prepared here to government centres in 16 districts of UP. Dr Prakash Chandra […]

Funeral prayers in absentia held for slain JeM militants in Verinag village

Funeral prayers in absentia held for slain JeM militants in Verinag village

        Funeral prayers in absentia were held for slain Jaish-e-Muhammad (JeM) militants in Khahgund village of Verinag in south Kashmir’s Anantnag district on Saturday. Two Jaish-e-Muhammad militants, believed to be foreigners, were killed in a gunfight that erupted in Shastargam village late last night. Meanwhile, Internet continues to remain suspended since last […]

Refrain from dieting, eat regularly to sustain weight loss

Refrain from dieting, eat regularly to sustain weight loss

Agencies | New York If you are trying to manage your weight with dieting, you may be wrong, as it can make you fatter. Instead, start eating regularly, suggests a study. While exercise and healthy eating habits are considered to be the cornerstones of weight management, the new study suggests refraining from dieting and observing […]

Once a mosque, always a mosque, SC told

Once a mosque, always a mosque, SC told

The Supreme Court was on Friday told that a mosque will remain a place of worship even after it has been desecrated and destroyed through a “barbaric act.” “A mosque will remain a place of worship even after it has been destroyed,” senior counsel Rajeev Dhavan told the bench of Chief Justice Dipak Misra, Justice […]

JeM claims Dooru slain militants, pays tributes

JeM claims Dooru slain militants, pays tributes

Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) has said that the two militants killed on Saturday morning in a gunfight with government forces in Dooru area of south Kashmir’s Anantnag district, were its men. JeM in a statement issued paid glorious tributes to slain militants and said “their sacrifices will yield results”. “We will continue to fight till the last […]

New NCERT Political Science Textbook Drops ‘Anti-Muslim’ From Passage On 2002 Gujarat Riots

In the new, revised textbooks of political science for class 12 students, the National Council for Educational Research and Training (NCERT) has reportedly dropped the word ‘anti-Muslim’ while describing the 2002 riots that took place in Gujarat. It has also dropped “against Muslims” from a sentence in a passage that describes the communal violence that […]

Dooru Encounter Update:

Dooru Encounter Update:

  Militants killed in Dooru Islamabad, families called to identify: Police ​​Preliminary investigation suggests both the killed militants are Foreign militants. Clashes erupt at Verinag, Dooru, Kokernag and Dialgam, internet snapped Islamabad (Anantnag) district: Two militants was killed in an encounter at Dooru area of south Kashmir’s Islamabad district on Friday late night. Officials said […]

Militant killings backlash: Clashes erupt in Kulgam

Militant killings backlash: Clashes erupt in Kulgam

Srinagar: Government forces on Saturday resorted to tear smoke and sound shells in main town Kulgam after youth pelted stones on them. Sources said that some youth assembled in main town Kulgam and started hurling rocks on forces deployed in the area which was retaliated by firing some tear smoke and sound shells triggering clashes in […]