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Earthquake of magnitude 4.7 hits Jammu and Kashmir

Srinagar, Oct 19: An earthquake of magnitude 4.7 hit the Jammu and Kashmir in the early hours of Thursday.

The tremor occurred at 6:40 a.m. in the state.

No loss of life, injury or damage to property has been reported so far.

Frame law to bar tainted politicians from contesting polls: SC to Parliament

New Delhi : The Supreme Court on Tuesday refused to disqualify candidates facing criminal charges from contesting elections and asked Parliament to en...

Heavy rains destroy paddy crops in Karnal

Karnal : The continuous heavy downpour in Haryana and other neighbouring states has caused extensive damage to standing and harvested paddy and other ...

Jaitley to discuss banking reforms with PSBs today

New Delhi : Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley will hold a meeting with Public Sector Banks (PSBs) on Tuesday to discuss banking reforms.The agenda o...

UP: 25 NCC cadets hospitalized due to food poisoning

Allahabad : Twenty-five National Cadet Corps (NCC) cadets were admitted to a hospital here on Monday night allegedly due to food poisoning."There was ...