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 Pulwama attack fallout: AMU issues advisory asking Kashmiri students to remain inside campus

Pulwama attack fallout: AMU issues advisory asking Kashmiri students to remain inside campus

The suicide bomber who carried out the attack was later identified as Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) terrorist Adil Ahmad from Kakapora in Pulwama.

Feb 17, 2019, 15:59 PM IST
BJP President Amit Shah vows to avenge the sacrifices of CRPF personnel

BJP President Amit Shah vows to avenge the sacrifices of CRPF personnel

The BJP President said that the BJP-led government at the Centre is not like the Congress-led government of the past and we would not allow terrorists to succeed in their nefarious designs.

Feb 17, 2019, 15:44 PM IST
2019 Vayushakti: IAF showcases Griffin, a laser-guided bomb system

2019 Vayushakti: IAF showcases Griffin, a laser-guided bomb system

In the exercise, the IAF showcased the capability of the Griffin Laser Guided Bomb (LGB), a laser-guided bomb system. 

Feb 17, 2019, 15:27 PM IST
There is fire in my heart over Pulwama terror attack: PM Modi

There is fire in my heart over Pulwama terror attack: PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said there was "fire" in his heart over the suicide bombing of a CRPF convoy in Jammu and Kashmir that killed 49 troopers.

Feb 17, 2019, 15:26 PM IST
Traders call for Bharat bandh against Pulwama attack, plan to offer financial help to martyrs' families

Traders call for Bharat bandh against Pulwama attack, plan to offer financial help to martyrs' families

In view of the bandh call, commercial markets will remain closed and there will be no business activity.

Feb 17, 2019, 14:34 PM IST
Kamal Haasan congratulates Sneha Parthibaraja, the first Indian to get a no caste, no religion certificate

Kamal Haasan congratulates Sneha Parthibaraja, the first Indian to get a no caste, no religion certificate

35-year-old Sneha is a resident of Tirupattur in Vellore district of Tamil Nadu and an advocate by profession.

Feb 17, 2019, 14:08 PM IST
Watch: Rahul Gandhi checks his mobile phone as officials, politicians pay homage to CRPF martyrs

Watch: Rahul Gandhi checks his mobile phone as officials, politicians pay homage to CRPF martyrs

Rahul Gandhi, who stood alongside Army Chief General Bipin Rawat, had asked the General to give way to him for paying his respects.

Feb 17, 2019, 14:06 PM IST
Pulwama attack aftermath: Jammu and Kashmir administration withdraws security of five separatist leaders

Pulwama attack aftermath: Jammu and Kashmir administration withdraws security of five separatist leaders

The security cover of Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, Abdul Ghani Bhat, Bilal Lone, Hashim Qureshi and Shabir Shah has been ordered to withdraw.

Feb 17, 2019, 12:09 PM IST
Vande Bharat Express begins first commercial run

Vande Bharat Express begins first commercial run

"Vande Bharat Express left Delhi for Varanasi today morning on its first commercial run. Tickets sold out for the next two weeks already. Get yours today!" tweeted Railway Minister Piyush Goyal.

Feb 17, 2019, 11:45 AM IST
Former Congress MP blames government, security forces for Pulwama attack, says incident happened due to negligence

Former Congress MP blames government, security forces for Pulwama attack, says incident happened due to negligence

Speaking to the media, Bano slammed the Home Ministry and the security forces holding them responsible for this attack.

Feb 17, 2019, 11:39 AM IST
Rajasthan: 4 Jammu and Kashmir students in police custody for sharing anti-national post over Pulwama terror attack

Rajasthan: 4 Jammu and Kashmir students in police custody for sharing anti-national post over Pulwama terror attack

The four girls, who are students of a private university in Rajasthan's Jaipur, have been also suspended from the university for posting an anti-national message on Whatsapp.

Feb 17, 2019, 10:33 AM IST
Jammu and Kashmir: Army officer killed in IED blast in Rajouri was to get married next month

Jammu and Kashmir: Army officer killed in IED blast in Rajouri was to get married next month

Major Chitresh Singh Bisht was killed on Saturday along the Line of Control (LoC) in Naushera sector of the district when he was leading a bomb disposal squad team for sanitisation.

Feb 17, 2019, 08:07 AM IST
Son seeks Sushma Swaraj's help to rescue mother trafficked to Kuwait

Son seeks Sushma Swaraj's help to rescue mother trafficked to Kuwait

He added, she was received by the employer and employed as a housemaid.

Feb 17, 2019, 07:13 AM IST
Privatisation of six airports: AAI receives 32 technical bids from 10 companies

Privatisation of six airports: AAI receives 32 technical bids from 10 companies

AAI will open the financial bids on February 25. The winning bids will be announced on February 28.

Feb 17, 2019, 06:44 AM IST
Pulwama attack: CRPF says it is 'madadgaar' to any Kashmiri in distress

Pulwama attack: CRPF says it is 'madadgaar' to any Kashmiri in distress

The 'Madadgaar' helpline posted a tweet in this context stating that Kashmiri students and the general public who are presently out of the state can contact it over the Twitter handle '@CRPFmadadgaar

Feb 17, 2019, 06:04 AM IST
'Bharat ke Veer' website slows down due to tremendous response, MHA thanks public

'Bharat ke Veer' website slows down due to tremendous response, MHA thanks public

The 'Bharat Ke Veer' initiative was launched in April 2017 by the MHA with a purpose to enable citizens to help the families of soldiers by donating money online.

Feb 17, 2019, 00:04 AM IST
Pulwama attack: FATF to be given dossier to blacklist Pakistan for terror links

Pulwama attack: FATF to be given dossier to blacklist Pakistan for terror links

The FATF plenary and working group meetings will be held in Paris next week.

Feb 16, 2019, 23:02 PM IST
Gloom and anger as India bids farewell to 40 martyred CRPF personnel

Gloom and anger as India bids farewell to 40 martyred CRPF personnel

India has united in grief and in anger with calls for the supreme sacrifice of the security personnel not to go in vain.

Feb 16, 2019, 22:02 PM IST
No MFN: Basic customs duty on all goods from Pakistan raised to 200% with immediate effect

No MFN: Basic customs duty on all goods from Pakistan raised to 200% with immediate effect

A nation-wide outrage has been triggered following the death of at least 40 CRPF jawans personnel in a terror attack in Pulwama.

Feb 16, 2019, 21:22 PM IST
In aftermath of Pulwama attack, WION withdraws invite to Pakistani speakers for Global Summit

In aftermath of Pulwama attack, WION withdraws invite to Pakistani speakers for Global Summit

Invites to all Pakistani speakers, including Pervez Musharraf and Fawad Chaudhary, have been withdrawn.

Feb 16, 2019, 21:07 PM IST