Amidst emotional and stoic scenes, Chief of Army Staff (CoAS) General Dalbir Singh, Vice Chief of Army Staff Lt Gen Phillip Campose and other senior officers, besides rank and file, paid tribute to martyred hero Colonel Munindra Nath Rai, the commanding officer of 42 Rashtriya Rifles.
Separatist leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani triggered a new controversy by praising two Kashmiri Hizbul Mujahideen militants who were killed in a recent encounter that also cost the life of gallantry award recipient Colonel MN Rai.
Bollywood's blue-eyed boy Ranbir Kapoor might be in news both for his professional as well as personal life. But, it is the latter one which grabs more eyeballs, than anything else. The latest that has been reported about the star is that he will not be able to meet rumoured girlfriend Katrina Kaif, while she shoots in Kashmir for 'Fitoor'.
The Army on Wednesday paid glowing tributes to Colonel MN Rai, who died fighting militants in Jammu and Kashmir, recalling his efforts to reach out to youths in the militancy-hit region and said such sacrifice only strengthens its resolve to fight elements inimical to peace.
Pakistan on Friday said it was proceeding strictly to ban Hafiz Saeed-led Jamaat-ud-Dawa and the dreaded Haqqani network even as it sought constructive talks with India to resolve the vexed Kashmir issue.
Sometimes one film can open many doors for an actor. This is exactly what can be said about Rahul Bhatt—the actor, who first rose to fame with hit television series titled 'Heena' opposite Simone Singh.
Jammu and Kashmir Governor NN Vohra has asked the deputy commissioners of all districts of the Kashmir Division, which were flood-hit to upload relief- related information on their official websites by January 24.
Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar today said "extra precaution" is being taken at the borders ahead of US President Barack Obama's visit not just as a security measure for him but also to prevent incidents which might be undertaken to divert attention.
Senior BJP leader and MLA Nirmal Singh on Monday said his party was aware of problems faced by the displaced Kashmiri Pandit community and reiterated that his party was committed to their rehabilitation.