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Heavy snowfall cuts off Valley from rest of country

Heavy snowfall cuts off Valley from rest of country

Srinagar: Kashmir Valley was today cut off from rest of the country following the season's heaviest snowfall at most places including the summer capital Srinagar. The fresh snowfall - the....

UP govt for single window helpline for quick response to crime

UP govt for single window helpline for quick response to crime

Ghaziabad: Uttar Pradesh government is mulling a 'single window' helpline for quick response to crime or medical emergency in the state, a senior official said on Friday. Venkat Changavalli, adviser....

Mufti Mohammed Sayeed meets PM Modi ahead of swearing-in of PDP-BJP govt in J&K

Mufti Mohammed Sayeed meets PM Modi ahead of swearing-in of PDP-BJP govt in J&K

New Delhi: The People's Democratic Party (PDP) patron Mufti Mohammed Sayeed on Friday met Prime Minister Narendra Modi ahead of the swearing-in of the PDP-BJP alliance government on Sunday that....

SAD-BJP alliance sweeps civic polls in Punjab, CM Badal calls the verdict 'pro-people'

SAD-BJP alliance sweeps civic polls in Punjab, CM Badal calls the verdict ‘pro-people’

Chandigarh: SAD-BJP alliance on Wednesday swept the civic polls in Punjab as it won 1,161 seats out of results declared in 2,037 wards, with Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal describing....

Assam police arrest two Maoists, recover arms

Assam police arrest two Maoists, recover arms

Jorabat: Assam Police have arrested two suspected Maoists and recovered a huge cache of arms and ammunitions from Jorabat area of Guwahati Wednesday evening. According to reports, the police had....

Veteran NC leader, Omar Abdullah's uncle Sheikh Nazir dies

Veteran NC leader, Omar Abdullah’s uncle Sheikh Nazir dies

Jammu: Sheikh Nazir, veteran National Conference leader and uncle of former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah, died at a hospital here this morning. He was 84. "He was....

Nitish Kumar takes oath as Bihar CM

Nitish Kumar takes oath as Bihar CM

Patna: Senior Janata Dal United leader Nitish Kumar took oath as Bihar Chief Minister for the fourth time on Sunday, After long political political drama which ended rebel party leader....

AAP MLA Ram Niwas Goel booked for 'raiding' builder's house

AAP MLA Ram Niwas Goel booked for ‘raiding’ builder’s house

New Delhi: An FIR has been registered against an AAP MLA on a complaint by a realtor for alleged rioting and causing hurt at one of his properties in Vivek....

Man booked for molesting, threatening to kill woman in Haryana

Man booked for molesting, threatening to kill woman in Haryana

Jind: A case has been registered against a man on the direction of a local court for allegedly molesting, assaulting, and threatening to kill a woman here. The woman, a....

Mamata Banerjee aide Shibaji Panda arrested from airport in fraud case

Mamata Banerjee aide Shibaji Panda arrested from airport in fraud case

Kolkata: Businessman and film producer Shibaji Panja, who accompanied Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on her three-day Bangladesh visit, was detained at the airport here by a Delhi Police team in....

Nitish Kumar to take oath as Bihar Chief Minister for the fourth time

Nitish Kumar to take oath as Bihar Chief Minister for the fourth time

Patna: Senior Janata Dal United leader Nitish Kumar will get back the reins of Bihar on Sunday, capping a fortnight-long political drama which ended in an anti-climax with rebel party....

Mobile app to help girls fight traffickers

Mobile app to help girls fight traffickers

Kolkata: A mobile app is giving a new ray of hope to girls in villages of some West Bengal districts, where incidents of child marriage and girl trafficking have been....