Tuesday, Aug 11 2020 | Time 19:21 Hrs(IST)
  • HP: 3 Ministers could not attend Council of Ministers meeting due to COVID
  • Kovind, Venkaiah greet people on eve of Janmashtami
  • Mizoram: Opposition parties asks election commission to postpone local polls
  • Emirates Cricket Board receives BCCI official clearance to host 13th edition of IPL 2020
  • After AASU goes public with Clause 6 report, CM claims ‘due importance’ given
  • K'taka landslide: Body of chief priest recovered
  • Tamil Nadu reports 5,834 new COVID-19 cases, 118 deaths
  • SC asks Alld HC to expeditiously decide on plea to release Dr Kafeel Khan
  • Per capita income of Bangladesh rises over USD 2K
  • DAC approves procurement proposals worth Rs 8,722 38 Cr
  • Indo-Nepal high level meeting to be held on Aug 17
  • First census of water bodies launched in J&K
  • Hockey forward player Mandeep Singh, who tested positive, hospitalised
  • Hockey forward player Mandeep Singh, who tested positive, hospitalised
  • Kashi, Mathura temples should be liberated: K'taka Min
States » North

Woman drowns in nullah in Kulgam

Anantnag, Jul 9 (UNI) A 40-year-old woman drowned in a nullah in south Kashmir district of Kulgam, official sources said here on Thursday.

The woman, identified as Shamima Banoo was crossing a bridge when she slipped and fell into nullah Veshaw in Damhal Hanjipora in Kulgam last evening. Other people present at the spot jumped in the waterbody to rescue the woman.

However, the woman drowned. Her body was fished out later. After completing all the legal and medical formalities, the body was handed over to her relatives for last rites, the sources said.

They said police has registered a case and initiated investigation into the incident.
More News

Seven held for selling teenager in UP's Sonebhadra

11 Aug 2020 | 7:16 PM

Sonebhadra, Aug 11 (UNI) Seven individuals were arrested for allegedly selling a young tribal girl after implicating her in a love trap in the Chopan area of this Uttar Pradesh district on Tuesday.

see more..

Himachal Pradesh ranks third in consultation on e-Sanjeevani portal

11 Aug 2020 | 7:00 PM

Shimla, Aug 11(UNI) Himachal Pradesh ranks third in the country in the list of highest number of consultations on e-Sanjeevani portal, government informed here on Tuesday.

see more..

Haryana: Cotton growers diversified under MPMV scheme to receive Ist installment of incentive soon

11 Aug 2020 | 6:51 PM

Chandigarh, Aug 11 (UNI) Cotton growers in 17 districts of Haryana, who had diversified from paddy under the ‘Mera Pani – Meri Virasat’ scheme during Kharif 2020, will soon receive their first installment of incentive at the rate of Rs 2,000 per acre, directly into their bank accounts.

see more..

Prime concern to address public grievances through good governance, advisor Khan

11 Aug 2020 | 6:51 PM

Srinagar, Aug 11 (UNI) A number of delegations on Tuesday raised their grievances with Advisor to Lt Governor, Baseer Ahmad Khan who reaffirmed that redressal of public grievances through a more responsive and good governance is government's prime concern.

see more..

First census of water bodies launched in J&K

11 Aug 2020 | 6:49 PM

Srinagar, Aug 11 (UNI) The maiden census of water bodies was on Tuesday launched in Jammu and Kashmir to capture information on important parameters of water bodies, an official spokesman said on Tuesday evening.

see more..