Day: February 10, 2019

Netanyahu vows to freeze Palestinian funds after Israeli teen killed

Jerusalem, Feb 10: Nudged by rightwing political rivals after a deadly Palestinian attack on a young Israeli woman, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu who seeks re-election pledged Sunday to freeze money transfers to the Palestinian Authority. Israel collects around USD 127 million a month in customs duties levied on goods […]

Judging is ‘under stress’ in digital era, says Justice A K Sikri

New Delhi, Feb 10: Judging is “under stress” in the digital era, a Supreme Court judge said Sunday, lamenting that even before a case is taken up by the court, people start discussing on social media what the outcome “should be” which has an influence on the judges. Talking […]

Chandrababu Naidu to sit on hunger strike in Delhi on Monday demanding special status for AP

New Delhi, Feb 10 : TDP president and Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu will sit on a day-long hunger strike in the national capital on Monday demanding special status for his state and fulfilment of commitments made by the Centre under the AP Reorganisation Act, 2014. The […]

Police vehicles torched, trains disrupted, highways blocked as Gujjar quota agitation enters 3rd day

Jaipur/New Delhi, Feb 10: The Gujjar community agitation demanding five per cent quota in jobs and education turned violent Sunday with shots being fired and police vehicles torched in Dholpur district and protesters blocking road and rail traffic in many areas in Rajasthan. As a precautionary measure, authorities have […]

Enthralling performances mark 2nd day of Jammu Mahotsav- 2019

open view news desk JAMMU, FEBRUARY 10: On the second day of Jammu Mahotsav-2019, enthralling performances were given by the local artists at Mansar, Chichi Mata, Suchetgarh, Bagh-e-Bahu, Mubarak Mandi, Yatri Niwas Grounds, Jammu and Bus Stand- Katra.  The day started with Nukkad Naatak based on the theme […]

Advisor Ganai inaugurates 2nd Jammu Mahotsav Golf Cup at JTGC

open view news desk JAMMU, FEBRUARY 10: Directorate of Tourism, Jammu in collaboration with Jammu Tawi Golf Course (JTGC) organized 2nd Jammu Mahotsav Golf Cup 2019 which was inaugurated by Advisor to Governor, Khurshid Ahmad Ganai. Advisor hit the first ball to Tee Off the event. The tournament […]

Governor stresses on imparting quality education to youth

open view news desk JAMMU, FEBURARY 10: Governor Satya Pal Malik stressed on imparting quality education to the youth so that they can effectively contribute towards nation building besides pursuing their dream jobs. Governor observed that education is the key for ensuring holistic development of youth and it […]

Warren makes presidential bid official with call for change

LAWRENCE, Mass. — Democratic Sen. Elizabeth Warren made her bid for the presidency official on Saturday in this working-class city, grounding her 2020 campaign in a populist call to fight economic inequality and build “an America that works for everyone.” Warren delivered a sharp call for change at […]

Anti-India protests erupt in Kashmir after 5 rebels killed

SRINAGAR, India — Five rebels were killed in fighting with government forces in disputed Kashmir on Sunday, the Indian army said, triggering anti-India clashes in which at least 10 civilians were injured. The fighting began after Indian government forces cordoned off a village in the Himalayan region’s southern […]