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Now, Baba Ramdev to help DRDO market its herbal products
Now, Baba Ramdev to help DRDO market its herbal products

India's premier defence research organisation DRDO has now roped in yoga guru Ramdev's Patanjali Ayurveda Limited to manufacture and market in the country and abroad some herbal supplements and food products developed by it.

Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar in Leh, reviews security situation in J&K
Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar in Leh, reviews security situation in J&K

Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar will arrive in Leh on Sunday on a two-day visit to Ladakh.

Indian Air Force rescues an Israeli mountaineer

An Israeli mountaineer who had fallen closer to 3000 feet and was unconscious was evacuated on Sunday morning from STOK KANGRI  at an elevation of  18350 feet by the India Air Force.

22 stranded foreign trekkers rescued by IAF in Leh

Coming to the rescue of 22 stranded foreign nationals, the Indian Air Force helicopter unit at Leh, 'Siachen Pioneers' safely evacuated the trapped trekkers from the Markha Valley in Ladakh, amid a hostile weather.

31 including 23 Britons rescued from flash floods in Leh

31 people, including a group of 23 British trekkers, trapped after flash floods in Leh district of Jammu and Kashmir were on Friday airlifted.

23 foreign trekkers stranded after Kashmir cloudburst

Twenty-three foreign trekkers were stranded on Wednesday in Leh district of Jammu and Kashmir`s Ladakh region after the water level rose in mountain streams due to cloudbursts, an official said.

Flash floods affect 4 Leh villages, no casualties reported

Heavy rains in Leh district of Jammu and Kashmir caused flash floods, resulting in damage to several residential houses, police said here on Monday.

Kashmir Range DIG reviews security situation in Leh

A senior police officer today reviewed the overall security situation in the border district of Leh in Jammu and Kashmir.

130 stranded tourists rescued in Leh

The authorities rescued 130 tourists stranded on the Leh-Manali road in Leh district of Jammu and Kashmir overnight, police said on Thursday.

Cloudbursts leave 6 dead in Kashmir

The death toll in the series of cloudbursts that struck on both Baltal and Pahalgam routes of the Amarnath Yatra went up to six, following the recovery of bodies of two missing persons on Saturday.

Now, Kiren Rijiju calls Air India flight delay news 'false'

Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju on Friday denied charges of delaying a Delhi-Leh Air India flight last month and said it was 'false news'.

Air India flight delay: Matter should be put to rest, says Congress

Congress leader AM Singhvi on Friday said that the matter of Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju should be put to rest and closed as the latter had already apologized for the Air India flight delay issue.

Kiren Rijiju flight incident will be looked into, says Kalraj Mishra

Union Minister for Micro Small and Medium Enterprises Kalraj Mishra on Thursday said that the allegations against his cabinet colleague Kiren Rijiju will be investigated properly.

J&K Deputy CM Nirmal Singh files complaint against Air India

Jammu and Kashmir Deputy Chief Minister Nirmal Singh has filed a complaint against Air India for the 'erratic air services' faced by the people of Ladakh.

Rijiju flight row: IAF report confirms delay

The Indian Air Force (IAF) on Thursday confirmed that an Air India aircraft, plying from Leh to Delhi, received a request for a delay in departure to accommodate a 'VIP passenger', adding that three passengers were not allowed to board the plane for the same.

Kiren Rijiju 'delays' Air India flight, three 'offloaded' to accommodate him
Kiren Rijiju 'delays' Air India flight, three 'offloaded' to accommodate him

Union Minister Kiren Rijiju was at the centre of a controversy for delaying an Air India flight from Leh to Delhi for about an hour and for the offloading of three of its passengers, including a child, allegedly to accommodate him and his aide.

Manali-Leh National Highway opened for vehicular traffic

Manali-Leh Highway was thrown open for vehicular traffic on Monday after it was closed for more than five months.

Manali-Leh highway reopens for motorists

 The road that connects this picturesque Himachal Pradesh town with Leh in Jammu and Kashmir reopened for motorists on Saturday after remaining closed for over seven months due to heavy snow deposits, an official said here.

Manohar Parrikar meets troops at Siachen base camp
Manohar Parrikar meets troops at Siachen base camp

Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar visited the Siachin base camp of the Indian Army in Nubra area of Jammu and Kashmir`s Ladakh region on Friday and interacted with and addressed the soldiers stationed there.

Manohar Parrikar likely to visit LoC, Siachen on Friday

Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar will arrive here on Friday on a two-day visit to review security situation in Jammu and Kashmir, during which he is expected to visit the Line of Control and Siachen and meet Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed.