UP Police form SIT to probe cases of interfaith marriages

LUCKNOW, Sept. 17 -- The Uttar Pradesh Police have formed a nine-member Special Investigation Team (SIT) to probe cases of interfaith marriages in Kanpur, inspector general Mohit Agarwal said. Agarwal... Read More

'No infiltration along India-China border'

New Delhi, Sept. 17 -- Amid the dragging border standoff in Ladakh sector and the first use of guns along the Line of Actual Control (LAC) since 1975, the Centre on Wednesday told Parliament that ther... Read More

13 dead as boat capisizes in chambal river

Kota, Sept. 17 -- At least 13 people were feared drowned as a boat carrying around three dozen pilgrims capsized in the Chambal river near Khatoli in Rajasthan's Kota district on Wednesday, the police... Read More

6 months after lockdown, Himachal govt allows bars to serve liquor with SOPs

Shimla, Sept. 17 -- Six months after the Covid-19 lockdown was imposed, the Himachal Pradesh government allowed bars to serve liquor from Wednesday. A notification to this effect was issued by specia... Read More

We must fight Covid crisis together, says CM Jai Ram Thakur

Shimla, Sept. 17 -- Chief minister Jai Ram Thakur on Wednesday sought cooperation from all legislators and people's representatives to deal with the Covid-19 pandemic, saying 'we will have to fight th... Read More

HP to set up makeshift Covid hospitals

Shimla, Sept. 17 -- In wake of the exponential increase in infections over the last fortnight, the Himachal government has decided to setup makeshift Covid hospitals across the state. The hospitals w... Read More

Paonta-Hatkoti road part of Green National Highway Corridor project

SHIMLA, Sept. 17 -- Himachal Pradesh chief minister Jai Ram Thakur on Wednesday said the proposed national highway between Poanta sahib in Sirmaur and Hatkoti in Shimla district has been included in t... Read More

Protests in Sopore after man detained by police found dead

Srinagar, Sept. 17 -- A 23-year-old man detained by the police in Sopore town on account of being an 'overground worker' was found dead in the nearby Baramulla district of Jammu and Kashmir, officials... Read More

J&K records 18 deaths, 1,590 fresh virus infections

Srinagar/Jammu, Sept. 17 -- Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday recorded 18 deaths and a spike of 1,590 fresh Covid-19 infections, taking the total number of positive cases in the Union territory to 58,244... Read More

PDP holds first meeting after Art 370 revocation

Srinagar, Sept. 17 -- For the first time after revocation of Article 370, youth leaders of the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) met to and deliberated on several issues at party headquarters in Srinagar... Read More