Day: March 23, 2019

In a plain envelope, a monumental message: Mueller’s done

WASHINGTON — The manila envelope in her hand held a single sheet of paper. Wearing a black puffer coat, the woman and her delivery were so unassuming in appearance that she was able to quietly slip past the crowd of reporters gathered in the hallways of the Rayburn […]

Lawyer’s office shot at after cop’s acquittal in teen death

PITTSBURGH — Gunshots were fired overnight through the office window of the attorney for a white police officer acquitted in the shooting death of an unarmed black teenager — a verdict that left Pittsburgh a city on edge Saturday. The jury’s decision late Friday in the killing of […]

Macron says IS defeat removes ‘significant threat’ to France

Paris, Mar 23: French President Emmanuel Macron said Saturday that the fall of the so-called “caliphate” run by Islamic State jihadists in Syria has removed a source of potential terror attacks against France. “A significant threat to our country” has been “eliminated”, Macron said on Twitter, adding that “the […]

Norway airlifting 1,300 passengers off SOS cruise ship

Emergency services said on Saturday they had begun airlifting 1,300 passengers from a cruise ship in trouble off the Norwegian coast. The Viking Sky cruise ship sent an SOS message due to “engine problems in bad weather”, southern Norway’s rescue centre said on Twitter, while police reported the […]

Cong takes swipe at Modi over greetings to Pak

New Delhi, Mar 23: The Congress on Saturday took a dig at Prime Minister Narendra Modi for sending best wishes to Pakistani counterpart Imran Khan on the eve of the country’s National Day, alleging that he had been on good terms with the Pakistani establishment even earlier. “Remember Modiji…you […]

Prof. Parshotam donates books for needy students in MAM College

open view news desk JAMMU MARCH 23: In a noble gesture, Prof. Parshotam Singh Thakur, Head, Computer Science Department, MAM College, Jammu, today donated some valuable books for the use of needy students in the college. In this connection, a function was organized in the Department of Computer […]

Div Com constitutes High-Powered Water Bodies Monitoring Committee

open view news desk SRINAGAR, MARCH 23: The Divisional Commissioner Kashmir, Baseer Ahmad Khan today constituted a High-Powered Monitoring Committee for re-establishing and proper demarcation of streams, wetland, lakes, rivers, tributaries, flood basins and other water bodies across the valley, which were blocked due to high silt accumulation […]

FSAT upholds order of Adjudicating Officer against Bunge India Pvt. Ltd. & Others

open view news desk JAMMU MARCH 23: Food Safety Appellate Tribunal, Jammu established under Food Safety and Standards Act, 2006 has upheld the judgments pronounced by Adjudicating Officers of District Samba in the case titled Food Safety Officer Purmandal V/s Bunge India Pvt. Ltd., Bandra East, Mumbai wherein […]