Old stories: Date wise

Dalit children more likely to be stunted, shows study

New Delhi, July 30 (KMS): India has the highest number of stunted children in the world, (40.6 million children, as per NFHS data) representing one-third of the global total of stunted children under the age of five, is well known fact. Now, a data narrative published by Ashoka University’s centre …

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Kishtwar cloudburst leaves trail of destruction

Jammu, July 30 (KMS): Devastated by the deaths of their loved ones and loss of property in the cloudburst and flash floods of Wednesday, Honzar village in Kishtwar was in a state of mourning with hopelessness growing about the survival of 19 missing persons, sources said. Even as the search …

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‘Two years of BJP governance is marked by corruption scandals’

Bengaluru, July 30 (KMS): The Bharatiya Janata party (BJP) government, which came to power through “defections”, completed two years in office with a long list of corruption scandals that dashed the hopes of good administration and the promise of a double-engine government for Karnataka, alleged Leader of the Opposition and …

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Interfaith marriage stopped, woman forced to leave court

Lucknow, July 30 (KMS):  An interfaith wedding was stopped, by activists of Karni Sena, at a court in Ballia district of Lucknow by labelling it a case of “forced conversion and love jihad”, the police said. The workers of the Hindutva outfit then forced the woman to go to Kotwali …

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Assam issues advisory against travel to Mizoram

  Guwahati, July 30 (KMS): Assam government has issued a travel advisory asking people not to travel to Mizoram and advised people from the state working or staying there to “exercise utmost caution.” The two States also traded accusations over deployment of security forces along the interstate border on Thursday, …

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Father waits for justice

Srinagar, July 30 (KMS): A little over a year has passed but an anxious father is still awaiting justice for his son and two others who were killed in a fake encounter by an army officer in south Kashmir’s Shopian district. And the wait gets longer as the army is …

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Death toll in Rajouri flash floods reaches 3

Jammu, July 30 (KMS): The death toll in flash floods triggered by heavy rainfall in Rajouri district reached three with the recovery of one more body from Munawar Tawi in Nowshera area. Meanwhile, the around a dozen people trapped in floods and landslide hit areas in two separate operations were …

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