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History of freedom struggle not about a few years & some people: Modi

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BHIMAVARAM (AP), Jul 4: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said the history of the country's freedom struggle was not about a few years or some people, as he called for building a New India that reflected the dreams of the freedom fighters and one that ensured equal opportunities to all sections. Addressing a large public meeting at Pedaamiram here after unveiling a 30-ft bronze statue of legendary freedom fighter Alluri Sitarama Raju on his 125th birth anniversary, the Prime Minister said his government in the last eight years worked with a commitment & implemented policies aimed at fulfilling the dreams of the freedom fighters. "As we celebrate the 75th anniversary of Independence, the responsibility is on every citizen to fulfill the dreams of the freedom fighters. Our New India should be an India of their dreams. Such India, where the poor, farmers, workers, backward classes, Adivasis & oppressed have equal opportunities, the Prime Minister remarked. He paid glowing tribute...

Lt Governor visits Yatra Base Camp at Baltal

Adequate arrangements are in place to ensure safe & smooth Yatra: LG

BALTAL (GANDERBAL), Jul 4: Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha today visited Shri Amarnathji Yatra Base camp at Baltal and interacted with the ShriAmarna...

Drone spotted along IB in Samba

JAMMU, Jul 4: A drone was spotted along the International Border (IB) in Samba district, prompting security forces to launch a massive cordon and sea...

Six sticky bombs among arms cache recovered from a terrorist hideout

Jammu, Jul 4: A terrorist hideout was busted in Rajouri district, leading to the recovery of six sticky bombs along with other arms and ammunition, p...

HC seeks personal appearance of DC Reasi

Jammu, Jul 4: The Jammu & Kashmir High Court taking serious note in a Petition of 2013 dealing with the alleged grievance of the petitioner that her ...

Dr Jitendra launches latest “unmanned driverless” vehicle facility, interacts with Start Ups

HYDERABAD, Jul 4: Union Minister of State (Independent Charge) Science & Technology; Minister of State (Independent Charge) Earth Sciences; MoS PMO, ...

Adequate security arrangements in place for ongoing Amarnath Yatra

LeT terrorist was briefly associated with a political party: DGP

JAMMU, Jul 4: Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) terrorist Talib Hussain Shah was briefly associated with a political party & also posed himself as a mediaperson,...

Gupkar Alliance will contest polls together, assert Farooq, Mehbooba

Srinagar, Jul 4: The National Conference and the PDP - major constituents of the People's Alliance for Gupkar Declaration - said on Monday that the g...

58 fresh COVUD cases, one death reported in J&K

JAMMU, Jul 4: Jammu and Kashmir on Monday recorded 58 fresh Covid cases, taking the number of infected persons to 455391, while one person died in Ja...

Man booked under PSA for delivering hate speech

Bhaderwah/Jammu, Jul 4: A man, who allegedly delivered a hate speech during a protest against former BJP spokesperson Nupur Sharma's controversial re...

7,282 pilgrims leave for Amarnath shrine from Jammu

Amarnath Shrine Board to take ‘feedback’ from pilgrims on facilities

Jammu, Jul 4: Amid tight security, the sixth batch of over 7,200 pilgrims left from here on Monday for the twin base camps of 3,880-metre-high Amarna...

Shinde wins floor test in Maharashtra Assembly

Mumbai, Jul 4: Maharashtra Chief Minister Eknath Shinde on Monday won the floor test in the state Assembly on the last day of the two-day special ses...

Earthquake of magnitude 3.2 hits Doda

JAMMU, Jul 4: A low-intensity earthquake of magnitude 3.2 hit Doda district of Jammu and Kashmir on Monday but there were no reports of any damage, o...

BJP says arrested militant not its member; Parties demand high-level probe

Jammu, Jul 4: The BJP on Monday denied claims that a Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) terrorist nabbed in Reasi in Jammu and Kashmir was its member, even as the...

ACB arrests Patwari for accepting Rs 15,000 bribe

SRINAGAR, Jul 4: Anti Corruption Bureau rece-ived a written complaint wherein it has been alleged that Gulzar Ahm-ad Makloo, Patwari, Halqa Zakura, S...

With eye on assembly polls, AAP moves to reorganise its J&K unit

NEW DELHI, Jul 4: The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) on Monday dissolved its Jammu and Kashmir unit to revamp its structure with an eye on the assembly electi...

Two LeT terrorists overpowered by villagers; handed over to police in Reasi

JAMMU, Jul 3: Two heavily-armed Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) terrorists, including the mastermind of an IED blast in Rajouri recently, were overpowered by v...

NDA Govt striving to bring positive change to every Indian: Modi

Hyderabad, Jul 3: Prime Minister NarendraModi on Sunday said the NDA government at the Centre has been trying to bring positive change in the life of...

Another batch of pilgrims leaves for Amarnath shrine

Traffic Police issue advisory for tourists, yatries, truck movement in J&K

JAMMU, Jul 3: The fifth batch of over 8,700 Amarnath pilgrims on Sunday left a base camp here for the shrine in south Kashmir Himalayas, officials sa...

Over 64% of youths joining terrorism in J&K killed within a year

Srinagar/New Delhi, Jul 3: The youths joining the terror ranks in Jammu and Kashmir have a "short shelf life" with more than 64 per cent of them bein...

World News

Citizen's Forum welcomes Finance Minister's statement

JAMMU, Aug 1: Citizen's Forum welcome the Finance Minister Nirmala Sitaraman when she said Banks cannot refuse credit to MSMEs under the emergency c...

Fires in Brazil’s Amazon rainforest surge in July, worst in recent days

Brazil, AUG 1 : The number of fires in Brazil’s Amazon rainforest jumped 28% in July from a year ago, official data showed on Saturday, as some envir...

China condemns Germany’s Hong Kong extradition suspension

China, aug 1: China has condemned Germany’s decision to suspend its extradition agreement with Hong Kong, accusing Berlin of a “serious breach of int...

UK PM honours Indian-origin dancer for online Bhangra classes during lockdown

Brazil, AUG 1 : An Indian-origin dancer who transformed his dance classes into free Bhangracise sessions online to help people stay fit during the co...

James Murdoch resigns from news publisher News Corp's board

New York, aug 1: News Corp founder Rupert Murdoch’s son James is resigning from the family-controlled publisher’s board over content appearing in its...

Mexico's COVID-19 death toll now world's 3rd highest

Mexico, aug 1: With a total of 46,688 fatalities, Mexico now accounts for the world's third highest number of coronavirus fatalities in the world, a...

US tightens the screws on Beijing, restricts visas for Chinese officials

WASHINGTON, JUNE 27: The United States is imposing visa restrictions on current and former Chinese officials responsible for “eviscerating” the freed...

Tokyo enters phase 2, reopens schools, more businesses

TOKYO, JUNE 1: Tokyo entered phase two of its de-escalation on Monday with public schools reopening after a three-month closure and a larger number ...

Business News



I will become a dictator, take action: TN CM

Namakkal (TN), Jul 3: "I will become a dictator and take action if indiscipline and irregularity rear their heads," Tamil Nadu Chief Minister and DMK...

Kerala gold smuggling case: Swapna Suresh claims she is receiving threat calls

Kochi, Jul 3: Swapna Suresh, the prime accused in the Kerala gold smuggling case on Sunday said that she has been receiving threat calls for taking t...

3 killed, 7 injured in lightning strikes in UP

Sitapur (UP), Jul 3: Three people were killed and seven others injured in separate incidents of lightning strike here on Sunday, an official said. S...

‘Personal attacks on judges for their judgements will lead to dangerous scenario’, cautions SC judge

New Delhi, Jul 3: Supreme Court judge Justice JB Pardiwala on Sunday cautioned that personal attacks on judges for their judgements will lead to a "d...

Locals clash with police during anti-encroachment drive in Patna, SP injured in Bihar

Patna, Jul 3: A clash ensued between Bihar police and locals during an anti-encroachment drive at Nepali Colony of Rajeev Nagar in Patna. Police used...

Goa court grants bail to 2 NCP workers held from resort where rebel Sena MLAs were lodged

Panaji, Jul 3: The Goa Court on Sunday granted bail to two Maharashtra NCP leaders, who were arrested allegedly for using fake IDs to enter a popular...

National conference on food, nutrition security to be held on July 5

New Delhi, Jul 3: The Department of Food and Public Distribution will organize a one-day national conference on food and nutrition security in India ...

Car driver runs over man sleeping on ground, gets arrested in Delhi

New Delhi, Jul 3: A car driver got arrested on Friday evening for running his vehicle over a person sleeping on the street near the Ramleela Ground i...


CS directs integration of all Online services with RAS by July 15

Calls public satisfaction the yardstick for measuring the achievements

SRINAGAR, Jul 4: Chief Secretary, Dr. Arun Kumar Mehta, today chaired a meeting with the Admini-strative Secretaries of different departments to revi...

Eid-Ul-Adha arrangements finalised in Udhampur

UDHAMPUR, Jul 4: To finalize the necessary arrangements in connection with ensuing Eid-Ul-Adha festival, a meeting of concerned District Officers was...

ADC Doda discusses Eid-ul Adha arrangements

DODA, Jul 4: Additional Deputy Commissioner (ADC) Doda, Dr Ravi Kumar Bharti today discussed the arrangements for Eid-ul-Adha at a joint meeting of d...

Samvedna distributes health cards among families of police personnel

JAMMU, Jul 4: To facilitate & avail the benefit of Govt Scheme for the issua-nce of Ayushman Bharat Health Card/Golden Card, the GRP Sub-Division Jam...

DDC Rajouri reviews achievements of Animal, Sheep Husbandry & Sericulture departments

Departments asked to meet set timelines

RAJOURI, Jul 4: District Development Commissio-ner Rajouri, Vikas Kundal today chaired a meeting of the concerned officers to review the realisation ...

Power shutdown

JAMMU, Jul 4: Chief Engineer (Distribution) JPDCL Jammu has infor-med that the power supply to Pargwal, Channi Tanna, Rajpura, Bhalwal Bharat, Dhalwa...

BJP Sanskritik Cell pays tributes to Swami Vivekananda

JAMMU, Jul 4: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) Sansk-ritik, Art and Culture cell Jammu and Kashmir paid rich tributes to Swami Vive-kananda Ji on his dea...

Powergrid organises one day free medical health camp

Jammu/Zanskar, Jul 4: Power Grid Corporation of India Limited (Powergrid), a Maharatna company under Ministry of Power, Govern-ment of India, organis...

OP-ED News

Indeed, a good news

It is indeed good news as the delay was causing anxiety to farmers and pushing up prices of select varieties of pulses because farmers feared a drop ...

Pendulum of Secularism always vibrating

While the concept itself has deep historical roots, the term secularism itself dates only to the 19th century, when it was coined by British reformer...

Growing commercial impact on medical education

Today, there are 604 medical colleges in the country, enrolling 90,675 students. Of these, 290 are government colleges and 265 are private. There are...

Residential rentals surge in Pune as employees return to office

With the impact of the pandemic ebbing, the corporates are inviting their employees back to office as the situation has improved a lot now. The float...

Absence of a concrete policy

Hundreds of crores of rupees have been spent on these much-needed efforts during this period but, shamefully, the problem has only exacerbated. Thoug...

Growing difficulties of the elderly population

Today, the way the spirit of collectivism in the society is ending, the concept of family has started ending. If the situation continues like this, t...

Doctors provide us with shade from every illness and ensure our well-being

World Doctor's day that falls on 1st July is an opportunity to raise awareness about the doctor's role in our daily lives - a day when people across ...

Need to stand firm

New Delhi has to stand firm against the hue and cry China and Pakistan are likely to make about the events in J&K. Since China doesn’t like India hol...

Legal Section

HC expunges remarks against DySP by Trial Court

Jammu, Jul 4: In a petition filed by DySP Sunny Gupta seeking expunging of adverse disparaging remarks/observations and directions passed by the tria...

Court remands NT to police custody upto July 7

Jammu, Jul 1: Special Judge Anticorr-uption Jammu Ritesh Dubey today granted the police remand upto July 7, 2022 of Naib Tehsildar Ashok Kumar who wa...

Court rejects bail of Narco Smuggler

SRINAGAR, Jun 23: Additional Sessions Judge Kathua Kamlesh Pandit rejected the bail application of Shopian residents in the Nar-cotic Smuggling case....

Court uphold 3 years imprisonment in unnatural offence

SRINAGAR, Jun 14: Principal Sessions Judge Pulwama Abdul Rashid Malik uphold three years rigorous imprisonment and fine of Rs. 5000/- to Javaid Ahmad...

Court rejects pre-arrest bail plea of fraudster who duped Rs 67 lacs

Jammu, Jun 6: Additional Sessions Judge Kathua Kamlesh Pandit rejected the pre-arrest bail plea of Vijay Kumar S/o Jia Lal R/o Salalpur, Kotpunnu Teh...

HC suspends sentence, grants bail to ex Sub judge in rape case

HIGH COURT OF JAMMU & KASHMIR AND LADAKH AT JAMMU Crl A(S) No. 16/2021 CrlM No. 2120/2021 Reserved on: 24.05.2022 Pronounced on:30.05.2022 R...

HC passes strictures against SWD for callous attitude

Jammu, May 27: Justice Moksha Khajuria Kazmi of Jammu & Kashmir and Ladakh High Court at Srinagar Wing while disposing of the petition, passed strict...

HC directs UT to pay compensation of Rs 5 lakh to father of militant for deprivation of his right to have dead body

Jammu, May 27: Justice Sanjeev Kumar of Jammu & Kashmir and Ladakh High Court at Srinagar Wing, directed to pay to the petitioner a compensation of R...


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