Central University of Himachal Pradesh shuts campuses amid Covid surge

India, April 16 -- Amid the unrelenting surge in Covid-19 cases in Himachal Pradesh, particularly Kangra, the Central University of Himachal Pradesh (CUHP) has shut all its three temporary campuses fo... Read More

CBI files second case against ex-TMC MP in a week

India, April 16 -- The Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) on Thursday registered a second case against former Trinamool Congress (TMC) Rajya Sabha Member of Parliament KD Singh within a week's time... Read More

Women can't be denied jobs citing late hours, rules Kerala HC

India, April 16 -- The Kerala High Court on Friday ruled that a woman who is qualified cannot be denied her right for employment on the ground that she is a woman and the nature of the job involves wo... Read More

Amit Shah calls Rahul Gandhi a tourist leader; attacks Bengal CM over 'infiltration'

India, April 16 -- Union home minister Amit Shah took a jibe at senior Congress leader Rahul Gandhi, calling him a "tourist leader", while attacking the Mamata Banerjee administration, saying that "in... Read More

Weekend curfew in Chandigarh from 10pm tonight to 5am on Monday

India, April 16 -- The Chandigarh administration has imposed weekend curfew in the city on Friday. The curfew will be imposed from 10pm on Friday till 5am on Monday. The decision was taken in the Cov... Read More

J&K Police arrest, disengage services of woman officer for 'glorifying militancy'

India, April 16 -- The Jammu and Kashmir Police on Friday arrested and disengaged services of a woman Special Police Officer and blamed her for "glorifying militancy" and obstructing government offici... Read More

J&K cancels Class 10 exams, postpones Class 12 exams

JAMMU, April 16 -- In view of rising number of Covid cases in J&K, L-G Manoj Sinha on Thursday cancelled ongoing Class 10 exams of remaining subjects and postponed Class 12 exams by a month. The Jamm... Read More

Man strays from PoK: repatriated by Indian Army

JAMMU, April 16 -- The Indian Army on Thursday repatriated a man from PoK, who had strayed into the Indian territory on April 11. "On humanitarian grounds, we repatriated the civilian who had strayed... Read More

Jammu Crime branch books two for Rs 1.14-cr fraud

JAMMU, April 16 -- The Crime Branch, Jammu on Thursday registered a criminal case against two miscreants for allegedly duping people of Rs 1.14 crore on promise of high profits, officials said. The t... Read More

Manali-Leh highway reopened for traffic

SHIMLA, April 16 -- The 428km Leh-Manali highway has been reopened for traffic. Thick ice on roads after fresh snowfall last week had hampered the traffic movement at Sarchu, Darcha and Upshi. There ... Read More