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Powerful quake rocks Turkey and Syria, kills more than 2,300

Powerful quake rocks Turkey and Syria, kills more than 2,300

By: Associated Press Azmarin (Syria): A powerful 7.8 magnitude earthquake rocked wide swaths of Turkey and Syria early Monday, toppling hundreds of buildings and killing more than 2,300 people. Hundreds were still believed to be trapped under rubble, and the toll was expected to rise as rescue workers searched mounds of wreckage in cities and […]

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Hajj forms to be made available for free

25 embarkation points this year: Minority Affairs Ministry

New Delhi: There will be 25 embarkation points for Haj-2023 and forms for going on the pilgrimage will be out very soon with the application being available free of cost, according to the Ministry for Minority Affairs. The ministry said the Haj policy released on Monday will bring financial relief to pilgrims. Haj package costs […]

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Dhangri terror case: NIA teams recording statements of people

Rajouri/Jammu: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) has recorded statements of scores of people and is questioning several detained people in connection with the twin terror attacks in Jammu and Kashmir’s Dhangri village that left seven people dead, official sources said on Monday. While five people, including two brothers, were killed in the firing by terrorists […]

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CJI Chandrachud administers oath of office to five new judges

New Delhi: Chief Justice of India D Y Chandrachud on Monday administered the oath of office to five new judges of the Supreme Court. Justices Pankaj Mithal, Sanjay Karol, P V Sanjay Kumar, Ahsanuddin Amanullah and Manoj Misra were administered the oath during a swearing-in ceremony held in the Supreme Court premises. With the appointment […]

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Renewables, hydrogen to make India world’s 3rd largest eco: PM

Bengaluru: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday laid out his vision of making India the world’s third-largest economy with a focus on renewable energy, biofuels and hydrogen as he pivots a roadmap to cut reliance on imported oil and gas. Modi met top oil and gas industry leaders for the annual brainstorming to discuss ideas […]

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Wage war on drugs, focus on rehabilitation of victims: CS to Officers

Chairs 4th UT Level Apex Committee meeting of NCORD

JAMMU: Chief Secretary, Dr. Arun Kumar Mehta on Monday impressed upon the officers to not show and laxity on the ongoing war on drugs. Chairing the 4th UT Level Apex Committee meeting of NCORD he said that focus should also be laid on rehabilitation of its victims. The meting held an in-depth review of all […]

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Snow, rains lash Kashmir Valley

Gulmarg receive over 1-ft fresh snowfall

Srinagar: Rains lashed most plains including Srinagar while some parts of the Kashmir Valley received fresh snowfall with Gulmarg receiving more than one feet snow since overnight, officials said here on Monday. The weather department here also said that intermittent light rain and snow was likely to continue till afternoon and thereafter gradual improvement was […]

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Road mishaps: Prez Murmu suggests using best tech to minimise causalities

New Delhi: President Droupadi Murmu on Monday expressed her concern over the “high number” of road deaths across the country as she urged young officers joining the road engineering services to deploy best technology solutions to minimise such incidents. She said this while addressing the Assistant Executive Engineers of Central Engineering Services (Roads) who called […]

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15-year old boy injured in landmine blast in Poonch

Poonch/Jammu: A 15-year-old boy was injured in a landmine blast along the Line of Control (LoC) in Poonch district on Monday, sources said. Mohammad Shoaib was grazing his cattle as the landmine exploded in the forward area, they said. He was injured in the blast and has been hospitalised, they added.

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Night temperatures settle above normal in Kashmir, fresh wet spell likely on Monday

Night temperatures settle above normal in Kashmir, fresh wet spell likely on Monday

Srinagar: Night temperatures across Kashmir settled above normal, officials said on Sunday, while some places in the Valley braced for a fresh wet spell. Half of the weather stations in Kashmir recorded sub-zero night temperatures, they said. The departure from normal varied from 0.3 to 4.9 degrees, they said. Srinagar recorded a minimum temperature of […]

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