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18 July, 2018 7:04 PM Cabinet Nod To Bill For Death Penalty For Rape Of Girl Below 12 Years

A bill, which provides for stringent punishment including death penalty for those convicted of raping girls below the age of 12 years, will be introduced in the Monsoon Session of Parliament, which began on Wednesday. The decision was taken today at a meeting of the Union Cabinet, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad 34

18 July, 2018 3:35 PM Government ropes in Google to create 3D views of monuments on Incredible India website

Tourism minister KJ Alphons expressed hope that this virtual reality experience will inspire tourists to visit India. The tourism ministry has initiated a project with Google to offer 3D views of Indian monuments on the website of Incredible India. As per a report in The Economic Times, tourism minister KJ Alphons said: "We want to give tourists a virtual 77

16 July, 2018 12:40 PM CBI chargesheets Farooq Abdullah, 3 others for alleged irregularities in JKCA

The CBI today filed a charge sheet against former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Farooq Abdullah and three others in a special court in Srinagar in connection with alleged irregularities and misappropriation of funds in the Jammu and Kashmir Cricket Association. The agency has levelled charges of criminal conspiracy and criminal breach of trust under 26

16 July, 2018 10:43 AM Separatist Aasiya Andrabi, 2 Others Sent To One-Month Judicial Custody

Kashmiri separatist Aasiya Andrabi was today sent to one-month judicial custody by a Delhi court in connection with a case of allegedly waging war against the country with support from Pakistan. Aasiya Andrabi, who is chief of the banned outfit Dukhtaran-e-Milat, was produced before the court along with her two women associates, after the expiry of their 67

14 July, 2018 7:50 AM Soldier Injured In Sniper Fire In Jammu And Kashmir

A soldier was injured when he was reportedly shot by a Pakistani sniper from across the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri district, officials said today. The incident took place last evening when the soldier was manning a forward post in Akhnoor sector's Khour area, they said. He suffered a bullet injury in his upper body area. The soldier 38

10 July, 2018 10:21 AM J&K: 2 militants killed, security personnel injured in encounter in Shopian

Two militants were killed and a security personnel was injured today in an encounter in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian district, police said. Three civilians were also hurt after protestors clashed with security forces near the site of the gunbattle in Kundullan village, they said. Bodies of two militants were recovered from the site at Kundullan in the district 42

10 July, 2018 9:32 AM Man Dies After Hearing Son Trapped In Jammu And Kashmir Gunfight

A father died of cardiac arrest on Tuesday after learning that his son was trapped in an ongoing gunfight with the security forces in Jammu and Kashmir's Shopian district. Reports said Muhammad Ishaq Naikoo, father of Zeenat who had just joined terrorists ranks, died after hearing that his son was trapped in the gun battle in Kundalan village. Two soldiers 49

10 July, 2018 8:05 AM Jammu & Kashmir: One tube of Jawahar Tunnel closed after it develops cracks

One of the two tubes of the Jawahar Tunnel on the Jammu-Srinagar National Highway was closed today after it developed cracks, officials said. The tube was damaged after rocks fell into the tunnel complex through its service and air vents, a traffic department official said. However, vehicles are being allowed to move through the tunnel's other tube, he said. Departments 41

10 July, 2018 2:52 AM 5,144 Amarnath Yatra Pilgrims Leave For Kashmir Valley

At least 5,144 pilgrims on Tuesday left Jammu for the Kashmir valley to perform the annual Amarnath Yatra, officials said. The police said of 5,144 pilgrims, who left for the valley, 3,322 pilgrims are scheduled to reach Pahalgam, while 1,822 are heading to Baltal base camp. "An escorted convoy of 67 vehicles left Bhagwati Nagar Yatri Niwas at 2.50 a.m., carrying 38

9 July, 2018 10:48 AM 2 Grenade Attacks On CRPF Camp In A Day In Jammu And Kashmir's Pulwama

Hours after terrorists threw a grenade at a Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) camp in Tral area of Kashmir's Pulwama, another grenade attack was reported from Batagund area of Tral. As it exploded at a distance from the target, no one was injured. The CRPF camp in Tral, comprising a battalion of 180 security forces, was attacked this morning. However 39