Tag: Kathua

BSF fires at suspected Pakistani drone along IB in Jammu
BSF forces Pakistani drone to retreat in Jammu’s Kathua

Weapon droppings through drones along the IB in Jammu and Kashmir by terror outfits

  • Thursday, 18 August 2022
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Voices of protest: Rise in minor rape cases a disgrace to humanity!

Bhubaneswar: When the nation was trying to come to terms with the ghastly Unnao and Kathua incidents, the rape of a four-year-old girl at Nilagiri in Odisha’s Balasore district sent shockwaves in the state again.  Heinous to an inexcusable limit, the minor was admitted to Nilagiri hospital in a critical condition with her private parts […]

  • Wednesday, 28 July 2021
Kathua rape and murder: Two BJP cabinet ministers quit

Jammu: Two BJP ministers who had attended a rally in support of the accused in Kathua rape and murder case on Friday resigned from the Jammu and Kashmir cabinet led by Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti. Sources in the know of the development said that after the Chief Minister demanded their resignation, Ministers Choudhary Lal Singh […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
AAP to 'gherao' PM's residence over Unnao, Kathua rape

New Delhi: The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) will ‘gherao’ Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s residence here on Sunday over what it said on Friday was his silence on the rapes in Unnao and Kathua. Addressing the media, senior party leader Gopal Rai said the party would also launch a country-wide campaign after Sunday on rising attacks […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
Mehbooba assures no obstruction of justice in Kathua rape case

Jammu: Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Thursday said there would be no obstruction of justice in the rape and murder case of an eight-year-old minor in Kathua district. “The law will not be obstructed by the irresponsible actions and statements of a group of people. Proper procedures are being followed, investigations are on […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
Suspected movement along IB, high alert sounded in Jammu

Jammu: A high alert was sounded in the Jammu region after movement of suspected militants was detected along the International Border (I-B) in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kathua district, a senior police officer said today. The development comes ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to the state on May 19. “We have sounded a high […]

  • Tuesday, 29 June 2021
Media Houses Who Revealed Identity Of 8-Year-Old Kathua Victim Apologise Before Delhi High Court

The media houses who were issued notices for revealing the identity of the eight-year-old Kathua rape victim, on Wednesday apologised before the Delhi High Court and were directed to pay Rs 10 lakh each to the Jammu and Kashmir Victim Compensation Fund. Advocates representing media houses told the court that the mistake of revealing the […]

  • Tuesday, 29 June 2021
Op-Ed: Kathua, Unnao Gang Rape: BJP Losing Plot

As the spine chilling details of the Kathua gang rape case make it to the mainstream media, comparisons are inevitably being drawn with the horrific Nibhaya gang rape case of Delhi in 2012. But there are at least three reasons why the latest case is more abominable and a greater shame on humanity than the […]

  • Thursday, 10 June 2021
4 new medical colleges to start admission process

Srinagar: The admission process for four newly-established medical colleges in Jammu and Kashmir will start soon, officials said. Officials of the state health and medical education departments said they are likely to receive the letter of permission from the Medical Council of India (MCI) soon for admission to the four medical colleges. Four hundred seats […]

  • Friday, 30 April 2021
Don't link crimes to religion: Asaduddin Owaisi

Hyderabad: AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi on Monday said the heinous crimes taking place in different parts of the country should not be linked to religion and the guilty, irrespective of their community, should be punished. The Hyderabad MP decried attempts by a section of media to give wide coverage to incidents where the accused belonged […]

  • Thursday, 29 April 2021
Odisha ignores NCRB alerts: State records 2 Kathuas encore in a year!

Bhubaneswar: When within a short span of around a year, if a State witnesses the redux of two Kathuas, then apparently there is some rot happening in the general law and order of the State. It’s only in April last year, when a six – year old girl was brutally assaulted sexually and the victim […]

  • Wednesday, 28 April 2021
Jammu And Kashmir: Two Army Jawans Killed In Wall Collapse In Kathua
Jammu And Kashmir: Two Army Jawans Killed In Wall Collapse In Kathua

Kathua (J-K): Two army personnel, including a junior commissioned officer (JCO), were killed while another received serious injuries after a wall of their barrack collapsed in Kathua district of Jammu and Kashmir, officials said on Saturday. A wall of the barrack collapsed in Machhedi camp in Billawar area Friday evening, trapping three soldiers under the […]

  • Wednesday, 07 April 2021