Monday, Mar 2st 2015 | Time 06:30 Hrs(IST)

Mufti Mohammad Sayeed sworn in as CM of PDP-BJP govt in J&K

Jammu, Mar 1 (UNI) PDP patron Mufti Mohammad Sayeed was today sworn in as the Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir at the head of a PDP-BJP Coalition government.

see more..01 Mar 2015 | 11:22 AM

Centre gears up for stormy week of Budget session

New Delhi, Mar 1 (UNI) With the presentation of the Railway and the general Budgets being over in the first week of the current Parliament session, the Centre is now gearing up for important legislative business next week beginning tomorrow, which would see discussions on a number of bills introduced to replace the Ordinances promulgated during the inter-session.

see more..01 Mar 2015 | 1:49 PM

Foreign Secy's 'SAARC Yatra' to Bhutan begins today

New Delhi, Mar 1 (UNI) Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar would begin his four-nation 'SAARC Yatra' with tiny Himalayan nation of Bhutan today, but the spotlight will obviously be on his Pakistan visit on March 3.

see more..01 Mar 2015 | 12:52 PM

Mufti Mohammad Sayeed again in the J&K saddle

Jammu, Mar 1 (UNI) Lady luck has smiled again on People's Democratic Party (PDP) Patron Mufti Mohammad Sayeed, who took over as Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister today, having been at the helm from 2002 to 2005.

see more..01 Mar 2015 | 11:25 AM

Life returns to normal in Shopian after three-day strike

Srinagar, Mar 1 (UNI) Life returned to normal in Shopian villages after three-day strike, while business and other activities came to halt in some parts of Pulwama, where two Hizbul Mujahideen (HM) militants were killed by security forces in an encounter.

see more..01 Mar 2015 | 10:44 AM

PM offers assistance to avalanche-hit Afghanistan

01 Mar 2015 | 5:00 PM

New Delhi, Mar 1 (UNI) Prime Minister Narendra Modi has written to Afghan President Ashraf Ghani, offering him all assistance from India to overcome the challenge posed by avalanches in several parts of the war-torn country.

Yemen Houthis take over US-trained special forces base in Sanaa

25 Feb 2015 | 4:50 PM

* At least 10 killed in clashes that broke out late Tuesday * Sources say elite unit had been trained by United States * GCC head to meet Hadi in Aden By Mohammed Ghobari SANAA, Feb 25 (Reuters) Armed men from Yemen's newly dominant Houthi group took over a special forces army base in the capital Sanaa early today, soldiers there said.

Dalmiya all set to become BCCI Chief again

01 Mar 2015 | 3:57 PM

Chennai, Mar 1 (UNI) A consensus seems to have been emerged between the two rival factions on electing former BCCI and ICC President Jagmohan Dalmiya as the new president of the Indian Cricket Board at its crucial Annual General Meeting to be held here tomorrow on the instructions of the Supreme Court.