Brain behind Pulwama hiding in J&K

Brain behind Pulwama hiding in J&K

Monday, 18 February 2019 | Rakesh K Singh | New Delhi

The preliminary probe into the Pulwama attack by the security agencies have revealed a direct involvement of Jaish-e-Mohammad and its Khyber Pakhtunkwa-based commander Nusr Maulvi Watah Quahish. Sources said Quahish had been instructing Abdul Rashid Ghazi, the JeM commander suspected to be hiding in Jammu & Kashmir. He trained and instructed...

Families recall martyrs’ passion, love for country

Saturday, 16 February 2019 | PTI | Jaipur/Dholpur/Kota

When Rohitash Lamba, Bhagirath Singh and Hemraj Meena left their homes in Rajasthan earlier this week with the promise that they would return to their families soon, few imagined that it would turn out to be their last visit. Lamba, Singh and Meena were among the 44 CRPF personnel killed in...

CRPF jawan’s brother recalls last talk hours before attack

Saturday, 16 February 2019 | PTI | Nagpur

Rajesh Rajput spoke to his younger brother Sanjay, a CRPF jawan, on phone on Thursday morning. Little did he know that it would be their last conversation. Sanjay Rajput (45) was among the 44 jawans of the Central Reserve Police Force killed when a terrorist rammed a bomb-laden vehicle into their...

Attack kills dreams of slain jawans

Saturday, 16 February 2019 | PTI | Patna/Bhagalpur

One was planning wedding of his daughter, the other eagerly awaiting arrival of his second child. The dreams of Sanjay Kumar Sinha and Ratan Kumar Thakur went up in smoke in a trice. They were among the 44 CRPF jawans who lost their lives. Family and friends of Sinha received the...

Aadhaar cards, force IDs help identify martyrs

Saturday, 16 February 2019 | PTI | New Delhi

Aadhaar cards, ID cards, leave applications and certain other articles were the only things left of most of the 44 CRPF personnel killed in the Pulwama terror attack that helped their colleagues identify them, officials said on Friday. Officials said as the bodies of the troops were badly mutilated and charred...

Rajnath among pallbearers

Saturday, 16 February 2019 | PTI | Srinagar

With the bugler playing the ‘last post’, Home Minister Rajnath Singh turned a pallbearer on Friday as the bodies of 44 paramilitary personnel killed in an audacious terror strike in South Kashmir’s Pulwama district were sent on their last journey home. Singh, accompanied by a high-level team comprising officials from the...

Communal violence in Jammu, Poonch

Saturday, 16 February 2019 | IANS | Jammu

Shops, vehicles and other property belonging to a particular community came under attack in Poonch and Jammu, forcing authorities to clamp curfew in Jammu, during a shutdown to denounce a suicide bombing that killed 44 CRPF troopers in the Kashmir Valley. Authorities first imposed curfew and sought the Army’s help to restore...

2 disgruntled Cong MLAs meet Siddaramaiah

Saturday, 16 February 2019 | PTI | Bengaluru

Two out of the four disgruntled Congress MLAs, against whom a disqualification petition is pending with the assembly Speaker, Friday met party leader and former Chief Minister Siddaramaiah here and reportedly pledged loyalty to the party. “MLA Shri Nagendra and Shri Ramesh Jarkiholi met CLPleader Shri @siddaramaiah along with minister...

State Editions

51-year old man run over by speeding car

18 February 2019 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

20-year-old arrested for sexually assaulting toddler

18 February 2019 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

Three arrested for molesting 25-yr-old

18 February 2019 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

41-year-old man dies in road mishap near Ganesh Mandir

18 February 2019 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

Labourers at industrial area deprived of rights

18 February 2019 | Vikas Tyagi | Bhopal

Seminar on Gender mainstreaming in water resources mgmt ends

18 February 2019 | Staff Reporter | Bhopal

Sunday Edition

27 more hotels to shut in Karol Bagh in Delhi

17 February 2019 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer

Tech Mahindra board to meet on Feb 21

17 February 2019 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer

HCSL begins construction of new yard

17 February 2019 | PTI | Sunday Pioneer

Apollo Hospital offers to treat free injured CRPF troopers

17 February 2019 | PNS | Sunday Pioneer