Severe cold in Kashmir Valley, bright sunshine in Jammu

Jammu/Srinagar, Jan 18 : Severe cold continued in Kashmir Valley as bright sunshine greeted people in Jammu city on Monday, a day after cloudy and cold weather. “The minimum temperature in Srinagar was minus 4.2 degrees Celsius today (Monday). Due to cloud cover, the maximum temperature is likely to hover around eight degrees in the […]

Sensex sheds 97 points in early trade

Mumbai, Jan 18 : A benchmark index of Indian equities markets, the 30-scrip Sensitive Index (Sensex), on Monday was trading 96.64 points, or 0.40 percent down during the morning session. The wider 50-scrip Nifty of the National Stock Exchange (NSE) was also trading 24.40 points, or 0.33 percent down at 7,413.40 points. The Sensex of […]

Vijay’s ‘Theri’ shoot wrapped up

Chennai, Jan 18 : The principal shooting of Tamil superstar Vijay-starrer “Theri” has been wrapped up and the film is gearing up for a grand summer release. “With the completion of Ladakh schedule over the weekend, the entire shoot has been wrapped up. The film has now entered the post-production phase,” a source from the […]

Kejriwal inaugurates six-lane elevated road

New Delhi, Jan 17 : Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday inaugurated a six-lane elevated road which the AAP government claimed to construct at Rs.300 crore — far less than the sanctioned amount of Rs.425 crore by the Sheila Dikshit regime. “This construction of this elevated road began during the time of Sheilaji. It […]

President condoles former Sikkim governor Rama Rao’s death

New Delhi, Jan 17 : President Pranab Mukherjee on Sunday condoled the death of former Sikkim governor V. Rama Rao, saying he will be remembered for his pursuit of excellence in public life. An official press release said the president sent his condolence message to Rao’s wife Vasantha Kumari. “The nation will always remember him […]