Mumbai : Mumbai safe, people should stay alert: Sanjay Barve

New Delhi :Amid the rising tensions between India and Pakistan, newly-appointed Mumbai Police Commissioner Sanjay Barve on Thursday assured the city was safe but asked citizens to remain alert. Barve, a 1987-batch IPS officer, took over the top post in the metropolis from Subodh Kumar Jaiswal, who has been appointed Maharashtra’s Director General of Police. […]

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Srinagar, Jammu, Leh airports closed for civilian air traffic

New delhi :Srinagar, Jammu and Leh airports were Wednesday closed for civilian air traffic shortly after an IAF jet crashed in Budgam district and amid escalation of cross-Line of Control shelling between armies of India and Pakistan. “The civilian air traffic has been suspended temporarily in view of the emergency,” an official of the Airport […]

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PM Said :Jayalalithaa’s role in Tamil Nadu’s development indelible

New Delhi :Prime Minister Narendra Modi Sunday paid tributes to former Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa on her 71st birth anniversary, recalling her contributions towards development of the state. “Tributes to Jayalalithaa Ji on her birth anniversary. Her contribution towards the development of Tamil Nadu will be remembered for generations,” he tweeted. Describing the […]

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Uttarpradesh : 2 arrested for printing fake currency notes

New Delhi :Two people have been arrested for allegedly printing fake Indian currency notes in a village in Shamli district during a raid by Delhi Police, officials said Monday. Mehtab and Jabbar were arrested in Bhasani village under the Thana Bhawan police station limits on Sunday, SHO Sandeep Balyan said, adding that a printer was […]

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Uttarpradesh : 2 held with smuggled liquor in UP

New Delhi : Police have seized 550 cartons of liquor which were being allegedly smuggled from Haryana to Uttar Pradesh and arrested two persons, an official said Friday. The liquor, worth lakhs of rupees, was seized at Miranpur town here on Thursday, Station House Officer (SHO) Pankej Tyagi said. He said a police team intercepted […]

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Chhattisgarh : CRPF commando injured in Naxal encounter

New Delhi :A CRPF commando was Thursday injured in an encounter with Naxals in Sukma district of Chhattisgarh, officials said. They said the special jungle warfare battalion of the force, CoBRA, and the state police were out for an operation in the Badelanka-Chintalnar axis of the district in south Bastar when two encounters took place […]

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Six killed in accident on Lucknow-Agra Expressway

New Delhi : Six persons were Thursday killed and 18 others injured when three vehicles were involved in an accident on the Lucknow-Agra Expressway in Mirzapur Ajigawan village here, police said. The incident took place at about 2 AM when a truck carrying pipes lost control and hit a divider. As pipes got scattered on […]

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Jammu Kashmir National Highway closed following landslides

New Delhi : The Jammu-Srinagar National Highway, which is the only all-weather road connecting Kashmir with the rest of India, was Wednesday closed for traffic due to landslides triggered by rains in Ramban district of Jammu and Kashmir. “The highway is blocked for vehicular traffic due to landslides triggered by rains in Ramban-Ramsoo section”, traffic […]

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Delhi : Government Proposes Increasing Speed Limit on Public Transport Vehicles From 40 kmph to 80 Kmph

New Delhi :The AAP government told the Delhi High Court that steps have been initiated to increase the pre-set limit from 40 kmph to 80 kmph on speed governors to be installed on public transport vehicles that have permits to ply in the national capital region. Currently, as per a 2017 notification, public transport vehicles, […]

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Jammu : Curfew relaxed in entire Jammu city

New Delhi: Authorities Wednesday relaxed curfew in the entire Jammu city for the first time since its imposition on Friday last as the situation improved. However, prohibitory orders will remain in force to maintain law and order. District Magistrate, Jammu, Ramesh Kumar, initially ordered relaxation in the curfew in the entire city from 8 AM […]

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