Thursday, 30 June, 2022

Topic: Pathankot

Uttarakhand cops allege ‘Khalistan’ link behind 4 arrests for sheltering Pathankot blast accused

Men arrested from Udham Singh Nagar identified as Shamsher, Harpreet, Ajmer and Gurpreet. They are accused of sheltering Sukhpreet Singh, already arrested by Punjab Police.

Army jawan dies, others injured while training under ‘severe’ weather conditions near Pathankot

The training activity was organised, supervised and monitored in the area under the 9 Corps of the Indian Army at Mamun military station near Pathankot, senior Army officials said.

Army helicopter crashes in Ranjit Sagar Dam, no immediate reports of any casualty

Senior Superintendent of Police of Pathankot in Punjab Surendra Lamba said their team was rushed to the spot.

India blames Pakistan for delay in justice for Mumbai & Pathankot terror attacks victims

At a virtual meeting of the 'Group of Friends of Victims of terrorism', India called for 'redressing deficiencies' to ensure that perpetrators of terrorism are brought to justice.

Murder & robbery case of Suresh Raina’s relatives solved, 3 arrested, says Punjab Police

The police said the three arrested are members of an inter-state gang of robber-criminals. Eleven other accused are yet to be arrested.

Suresh Raina’s cousin dies days after attack by robbers in Pathankot

The attack on Suresh Raina's relatives last week led to the cricketer pulling out of the IPL tournament in UAE to return home.

IAF’s 26 Squadron celebrates 50th anniversary — it could well be the last

The 26 Squadron is likely to be number plated latest by March when the IAF phases out non-upgraded Bis and Type 96 versions of the MiG-21 fighter jets.

Kathua victim’s father moves HC against lone acquittal, seeks death penalty for convicts

Victim’s father has questioned trial court’s decision to accept Vishal Jangotra’s alibi plea that he was not present at the site of the crime.

Kathua judge relied on Zee News footage to acquit accused in 8-year-old’s rape-murder case

In a 432-page verdict, judge says accused behaved as if 'law of the jungle was prevalent in society', quotes Ghalib to describe 8-year-old victim.

NSG introduces comprehensive psychology test for future ‘black cat’ commandos

The special capsule of psychology tests will ensure that physically and mentally fit soldiers are inducted into the force to perform as the best commando unit of the country.

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Representational image | Islam devotees offer Friday prayers during Ramadan, Patna, April 2022 | PTI

Quran says no one can limit others’ freedom. Udaipur killing violates Islam’s golden rule

Throughout history, Islamic scholars have uniformly agreed that respecting and obeying the law of the land is an essential aspect of faith.
The Reserve Bank of India logo | Photo: Suraj Singh Bisht | ThePrint

RBI intervenes with multi-pronged strategy in battle against rupee fall

The Reserve Bank’s challenges include crashes in forward dollar premiums to rising open interest in futures that adds to pressure on the currency.


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Almost 4,000 enrol for IAF’s Agnipath recruitment scheme on day 1 of online registrations

These registrations pertain to the Indian Air Force's Agniveer Vayu programme. The online portal for the first phase was opened at 10 am Friday, and will close on 5 July.

With Agnipath, Modi govt’s shock & awe doctrine may have misfired a vital reform, yet again

Modi govt's biggest flaw has been its disinclination to accept limitations of electoral majorities. This ruined land acquisition and farm reform, stalled labour codes.