Coalition with BJP will continue, says People''''s Democratic Party

Srinagar, Jan 13 (PTI) Ending suspense over the future of its tie-up with BJP, PDP today said the coalition will continue on the basis of ‘Agenda of Alliance’ reached between the two parties last year but gave no timeframe for formation of the new government.

“As far as I…

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Earthquake jolts Jammu and Kashmir

Jammu/Srinagar, Jan 13  An earthquake of 5.8 magnitude on the Richter scale jolted Jammu and Kashmir on Wednesday, forcing panicky residents in various cities and towns to run out of their homes onto the streets.

“The quake at 1.34 a.m. today (Wednesday) had its epicentre in…

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Call Mamata for questioning in chit fund scam: Left Front

Kolkata, Jan 13  West Bengal’s main opposition Left Front on Tuesday demanded the CBI summon Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee for questioning in relation to the multi billion rupee chit fund scandal and attacked the central government for giving clean chits to those responsible for the scam.

“The main culprits…

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Tolerance is the formula to avoid conflicts in society: Ansari

Malappuram (Kerala), Jan 12  Inter-religious dialogue has to be more than mere words and it must include human interaction and relationships, Vice President Hamid Ansari observed on Tuesday while inaugurating an inter-faith conference here.

Ansari said people of different faiths and religious traditions must have mutual understanding and…

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Political uncertainty continues in J&K

Jammu/Srinagar, Jan 12  As the political uncertainty over government formation in Jammu and Kashmir continued on Tuesday, going by the mood in the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) camp, it appears Mehbooba Mufti is in no haste to take oath as the chief minister after the death of her father…

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