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J&K: Srinagar music group to host concert to make youth aware about the ill-effects of drugs

Srinagar: A music group in Srinagar has invited youngsters in the Valley to join a free concert at Tagore Hall in the city with an aim to aware them about the bad effects of drug consumption.

Ex-bureaucrat emphasises revival of 700 yrs of composite Kashmiri culture

Srinagar/UNI:  Chairman Kashmir Society and former bureaucrat Khawja Farooq Renzushah emphasized the need to revive the 700 years of composite culture which had shaped the Kashmir as a proud civilization of world.

Amazon to skip parliament committee on Personal Data Protection Bill, 2019; says experts overseas

New Delhi/IBNS: Amazon has declined to appear before a parliament committee examining the Personal Data Protection Bill, 2019, saying its "subject matter experts are overseas" and cannot come to India owing to travel risks, causing  "breach of privilege of parliament", said an NDTV report.

Jammu and Kashmir: Operation continues to retrieve body of minor from river in Sopore

Baramulla/UNI: A massive search operation continued to retrieve body of a minor who jumped into river Jehlum to end his life in Sopore in this north Kashmir on Wednesday evening, official sources said.

Oppn obstructing NDAs' steps taken in the interest of the nation: PM Narendra Modi

Bhagalpur/UNI: Blaming opposition for obstructing and hindering the steps taken by the National Democratic Alliance ( NDA) in the interest of the nation, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday alleged that that the oppositions' credibility was at stake and appealed to the people to choose carefully for the progress of Bihar as any obstruction would block the progress of the state.

Jammu and Kashmir: Three killed, 8 injured in Doda road mishap

Jammu/UNI: Three persons were killed and eight others injured when a taxi they were traveling in met with an accident in Doda district of Jammu and Kashmir.

Decision on police martyrs’ wards keen to study in private schools is under consideration: J&K DGP

Jammu/UNI: Asserting that Jammu and Kashmir Police have always remained on forefront for the welfare of its jawans and the families of martyrs’, Director General of Police, Dilbag Singh here said that the decision on wards of police martyrs’ interested to study in private institutions is also under the consideration of the government.

MHA Joint Secretary meets Mizoram CM and Governor

Aizawl/IBNS: Satyendra Garg, Joint Secretary (North East), Ministry of Home Affairs called on Mizoram Chief Minister Pu Zoramthanga at the residence of the latter Thursday at Aizawl.

AIUDF, Muslim clerics oppose Assam government’s plan to bring private Madrassas under a regulation

Guwahati/IBNS: Opposition All India United Democratic Front (AIUDF) and Muslim clerics have strongly opposed the Assam government’s plan to bring the privately-run Madrassas in the state under a regulation.

Manipur: Illegal drugs worth Rs 165 crore recovered, three persons arrested

Guwahati/IBNS: Manipur police recovered a huge quantity of illegal drugs worth around Rs 165 crore in two separate operations in Thoubal and Jiribam districts on Thursday evening.

After recovering from Covid-19, AYUSH Minister Shripad Naik to resume work from next week

Panaji/UNI: Union Minister of State for Defence and AYUSH (Independent Charge) Shripad Naik has said that he would resume work in his New Delhi office from next week.

Kashmir: Fire at industrial estate in Srinagar outskirts

Srinagar/UNI: A major fire broke out in Rahim Motors in Industrial Estate in the outskirts of Srinagar city on Friday morning, official sources said.

Opposition looted Bihar being in power: PM Modi in NDA campaign

Patna/IBNS: In his first rally for the upcoming Bihar assembly elections, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday trained his guns at the opposition, mostly the Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) and Congress, for allegedly looting the state being in power.

Jammu and Kashmir: Two-day national symposium on “Memories of 22 October 1947” inaugurated at Srinagar

Srinagar: A two-day national symposium and exhibition on “MEMORIES OF 22 OCTOBER 1947” organised by the National Museum Institute of History of Art, Conservation & Museology (NMI) of Ministry of Culture was inaugurated by Lt Governor (LG) Jammu and Kashmir Manoj Sinha at Kashmir International Conference Centre on Thursday.

Fire breaks out at Mumbai mall: 2 firemen injured, 3500 people evacuated from nearby building

Mumbai: As many as 3500 people were evacuated from a Mumbai building after a fire in a neighbouring mall escalated to level 5, media reports said on Friday.