Rajiv Gandhi killing: SC orders release of convict

NEW DELHI, May 19 -- Ending the over 31-year-old incarceration of Rajiv Gandhi assassination convict AG Perarivalan, the Supreme Court on Wednesday ordered his release taking into account his good con... Read More

50,000 people to attend PM's Shimla rally on May 31

Shimla, May 19 -- At least 50,000 people, including BJP workers and beneficiaries of various Centre-sponsored schemes, will attend Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Shimla rally on May 31. The event is ... Read More

Protesters lay siege to highway in Rajouri, seek relief for victim's kin

JAMMU/SRINAGAR, May 19 -- Hundreds of villagers -- including family members, relatives and friends of 52-year-old Ranjit Singh, who was killed in a grenade attack inside a wine shop in Baramulla on Tu... Read More

'Cong against CBI probe in HP paper leak case'

Shimla, May 19 -- The Congress seems to be divided on the CBI probe into the police constable recruitment paper leak case. Senior party leader and Naina Devi MLA Thakur Ram Lal said the Congress was ... Read More

Villagers in Spiti oppose gypsum mining survey

SHIMLA, May 19 -- Villagers of Gue, a small hamlet situated close to the China border in Himachal Pradesh's Lahaul and Spiti, are opposing the survey being conducted by the Geological Survey of India ... Read More

Northern Command chief reviews security situation in Rajouri, Poonch

JAMMU, May 19 -- Army's Northern Command chief Lt Gen Upendra Dwivedi on Wednesday reviewed prevailing security scenario in Rajouri and Poonch districts, said officials. The Northern Army chief, acco... Read More

Kangra farmer scripts success story in apple cultivation

Dharamshala, May 19 -- Two years ago when Covid outbreak and subsequent lockdown crippled the economy in the country, Kangra's Puran Chand, like many others, was staring at a bleak future as his trans... Read More

Flower show prep in full swing at Srinagar's botanical garden

Srinagar, May 19 -- Apart from serene lakes, magnificent Mughal Gardens, vast meadows, deciduous forests and Himalayan peaks, people in Kashmir and visitors from outside this year will also be mesmeri... Read More

Battery car, chopper services suspended

JAMMU, May 19 -- Following forest fire on Trikuta Hills, Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine Board has temporarily suspended battery car and helicopter services to the three-peaked temple shrine in Katra, s... Read More

US special envoy on Tibetan issues arrives in Dharamshala

Dharamshala, May 19 -- US special coordinator for Tibetan affairs Uzra Zeya arrived in Dharamshala on Wednesday on a high-level visitation that signifies Washington's significant support for the Tibet... Read More