BJP leaders unfurl tricolour to celebrate 1st anniversary of Article 370 abrogation

BJP leaders unfurl tricolour to celebrate 1st anniversary of Article 370 abrogation

Thursday, 06 August 2020 | Mohit Kandhari | Jammu

While most parts of Kashmir valley remained shut and covered with barbed concertina wires along with the presence of security forces in vulnerable pockets, sweets were distributed and tricolor was unfurled at number of places in Jammu region to mark the first anniversary of abrogation of Article 370 and reorganisation...

2 girls among 16 from J&K, Ladakh crack UPSC exam

Wednesday, 05 August 2020 | Mohit Kandhari | Jammu

Sixteen candidates including two girls, belonging to the remotest and border areas of Jammu & Kashmir and Ladakh on Tuesday cracked the prestigious Civil services examination-2019 with flying colors. Topping the charts from Jammu region, Abhishek Augustya, secured AIR 38.  He comes from the family of POJK refugees currently settled in the...

Varisha murder case: Girl who was deemed dead and family buried her, comes alive

Wednesday, 05 August 2020 | Pradeep Saxena | Aligarh

A new twist has emerged in the Varisha murder case. Recently, after identifying the dead body found in a trolley bag in Ghaziabad as family preference, it was  buried by the family members and her in-laws were sent to jail for murder. But, now Varisha has returned alive. She herself reached...

1,083 infected in Kerala

Wednesday, 05 August 2020 | Kumar Chellappan | kochI

More than 1,000 new persons tested positive for Covid-19 in Kerala on Tuesday. A release by the Government of Kerala said the State saw 1,083 new persons getting diagnosed with Covid-19 on Tuesday. Out of this, 902 persons contracted the pandemic through local transmission. Though 1,021 persons were cured of the...

UPSC results: Pradeep Singh tops exam

Wednesday, 05 August 2020 | Pioneer News Service | New Delhi

Already in the Indian Revenue Service,  Pradeep Singh from Haryana has topped the 2019 UPSC Civil Services Examination while  Pratibha Verma from Uttar Pradesh made it to the top among the women candidates.There are a total of 19 women candidates in the first 50 rankers. The Union Public Service Commission on...

Gold smuggling: NIA takes 2 more persons in custody

Wednesday, 05 August 2020 | Kumar Chellappan | CHENNAI

A source in the National Investigation Agency (NIA) probing the gold smuggling scam in Kerala told The Pioneer that investigation is moving in the right direction and speed and more powerful people would be taken into custody soon. “It is a slow process but that is how probes into cases...

108 die, 5,603 new cases in TN

Wednesday, 05 August 2020 | Kumar Chellappan | CHENNAI

Though Tamil Nadu lost 108 of its citizens to Covid-19 and 5,063 new persons testing positive for the pandemic on Tuesday, the day had some encouraging news too. Across the State, 6,501 persons were discharged from hospitals and left for their homes getting cured of Covid-19. Till date a total of...

J&K mainstream parties face difficulty in branding image post Art 370 abrogation

Wednesday, 05 August 2020 | Mohit Kandhari | Jammu

Post Abrogation of Article 370 and reorganisation of the erstwhile State of Jammu & Kashmir into two Union Territories the majority of Kashmir based mainstream political leaders, belonging to the National Conference (NC), Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and the Congress party are still struggling to 'resurrect' their image in the...

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