06 Feb 2016
New Delhi: A self-proclaimed cleric has been arrested by NIA officials for allegedly planning terror attacks in the country. Abdus Sami Qasmi, a resident of Seelampur here, was arrested from Uttar Pradesh's Hardoi district.
23 Apr 2012
Five people, including three women and two children, were killed on Monday in explosions of stockpiled crackers at two places in Uttar Pradesh, police said.
21 Jun 2016
Srinagar: A top Lashkar-e-Toiba commander has been arrested by security forces from Kupwara district of north Kashmir, police said today.
11 Sep 2016
Jammu: A policeman was killed on Sunday in a gunfight between security forces and terrorists in Kashmir's Poonch district, officials said. One terrorist was killed in the ongoing operation. According to media reports, three to four terrorists are still holed up in Poonch area.
04 Sep 2016
Srinagar: At least 50 persons were injured on Sunday morning as clashes erupted after an unruly mob torched the district magistrate's (DM) office in south Kashmir's Shopian district. Tension gripped Shopian town after security forces intervened to stop a pro-freedom rally in Pinjura village.
18 Aug 2016
Srinagar: A 30-year-old teacher has been allegedly beaten to death by security forces after a night raid on a Kashmir village, residents said Thursday.
16 Aug 2016
Erode: Farmers in ten villages in the Lower Bhavani project ayacut area on Monday hoisted black flags protesting non-release of water from the reservoir for irrigation. Water from Lower Bhavani Project reservoir is the lifeline of farmers in Erode district, Tamil Nadu and it irrigates more than 2.50 lakh acres of land.
04 May 2016
Lucknow: On Sunday, as International Labour Day was celebrated the world over, in the small town of Gonda, 130 km from here, a record of sorts was set, hitherto not much publicized: The creation of a staggering 47,000 rural jobs in a single day!
09 Apr 2016
Yavatmal: The farmer suicides in first three months of the year in the district have reduced as compared to corresponding period last year, a senior official said.
13 Jul 2016
Baghdad: A suicide car bomber hit a police checkpoint today, killing at least eight people in a Baghdad district that was struck by a deadly attack the day before, Iraqi officials said.