OFB gets clearance for producing 114 long-range artillery gun ‘Dhanush’

‘Dhanush’ is the first long-range artillery gun to be produced in India and it is a major success story of the ‘Make in India’ initiative, the defence ministry said in a statement. Shared News: Published: February 20, 2019 7:50:01 am Dhanush artillery gun. (Twitter: @SpokespersonMoD) The Ordnance Factory Board (OFB) has received a bulk production […]

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Earthquake in Delhi Today: Tremors felt in parts of NCR

An earthquake of magnitude 4.0 reported 44 km southwest of Muzaffarnagar a little before 8 am this morning. Shared News: Updated: February 20, 2019 10:05:53 am Earthquake in Delhi today: Tremors felt in parts of NCR Earthquake in Delhi Today: Tremors were felt in several parts of the national capital region early Wednesday morning. These […]

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Why Imran Khan’s words ring hollow: Pakistan is sitting on Jaish dossiers

When Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan says that he will act if he gets “any actionable intelligence,” not many will buy this at face value. On Tuesday, Imran Khan again offered Pakistan’s help to probe the role of its nationals into the Pulwama attack where 40 CRPF jawans were killed by a suicide attacker owing […]

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Cuttack BJD MLA manhandles man during last rites of CRPF jawan, apologises later

Samantaray was seen in a video yanking an older man and shoving him down by the scruff of his neck near the casket carrying the body. The incident occurred as Behera, was about to be given a guard of honour by police and security personnel. Shared News: Updated: February 20, 2019 12:39:43 pm Cuttack BJD […]

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Pulwama attack: Have eliminated top leadership of JeM in the Valley, anyone with gun will be killed, says Army

Lt Gen Dhillion of the Indian Army also said that Pakistan Army’s involvement in the Pulwama attack has been proved. He also had a message for mothers in Kashmir:: “Anyone who picks up guns in Kashmir will be eliminated, unless they surrender. This is a message to all the mothers of Kashmir.” (From left to […]

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Farthest from Pulwama, rage and a little reflection in Tamil Nadu village

As Saturday dawned and 40 homes across India woke up to the rest of their shattered lives, The Sunday Express reached the farthest of them all — a four-room island of green and yellow in the middle of Savalaperi in Tamil Nadu’s Thoothukudi. At the entrance to Savalaperi village, Saturday. (Express photo: Ajay Shankar) Shared […]

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Pulwama attack LIVE UPDATES: After reports of violence, MHA asks states to ensure safety of J&K students

Pulwama attack news today: The NDA government organised an all-party meeting on Saturday to brief all political parties on the attack on Saturday, during which a resolution was passed “strongly condemning” the dastardly attack. Mortal remains of the 40 CRPF soldiers who were martyred in the Pulwama attack were brought to their native places where […]

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J&K police plan CCTV cover for over 400 km of highways

  As per the letter, the CCTV system will cover National Highway 1-A, starting from Lakhanpur (the entry point from Punjab) to Srinagar (a distance of around 370 km).   Shared News: Updated: February 15, 2019 10:18:10 am A plan was recently shared by the J&K Police headquarters, with the two Inspectors General of Police […]

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PM Modi on Pulwama attack: ‘Terrorists will pay heavy price for heinous act’

The Prime Minister headed a meeting with members of the Cabinet Committee on Security earlier in the day, which took stock of the situation in the Jammu and Kashmir after the terror attack, and decided to take diplomatic action to isolate Pakistan on an international level. Shared News: Updated: February 15, 2019 11:34:35 am Prime […]

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