Hyderabad 13-Year-Old Jain Girl Dies After Fasting For 68 Days.

HYDERABAD,INDIA .A 13-year-old girl in Hyderabad died after fasting for 68 days as per Jain rituals during the holy period of 'Chaumasa'. Aradhana, a class 8 student, was was admitted to the...

Haj comes under the control of new Ministry.The Haj Committee of India

The Centre on Thursday formally announced that the work related to management of Haj pilgrimage, including administration of the Haj Committee Act, 2002 and rules has been transferred from the Ministry...

“A wife is expected to be with the family of the husband after the...

A Hindu son can divorce his wife for the cruelty of trying to pry him away from his “pious obligation” to live with his aged parents and provide shelter to them,...

Curfew extended in Srinagar as teen succumbs to pellet injuries

Curfew remained in force in seven police station areas of Srinagar on Saturday following death of a minor boy, who was injured during clashes between protesters and security forces in Safakadal...

Pakistan to never allow credibility of its deterrence to erode: Abdul Basit

ISLAMABAD: Rejecting the Indian claim of carrying out “surgical strikes,” Pakistan’s High Commissioner to New Delhi, Abdul Basit on Friday said his country will never allow the credibility of its deterrence...

PM urges nation for awareness, preparedness on natural calamities

Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif Friday urged the entire nation, particularly academia, media, civil society and other concerned to play their due role in creating awareness among the people on natural calamities and preparedness to...

US confident about safety of Pakistan’s nuclear arsenal

WASHINGTON, The US State Department spokesman John Kirby said on Thursday that the United States is confident that Pakistan has the security controls they need to have in place on their nuclear...

A Coast Guard air crew rescued a kayaker in Lake Superior

CLEVELAND — A Coast Guard air crew rescued a kayaker in Lake Superior Friday afternoon. The kayaker’s name and hometown are not being released. At 1 p.m., Coast Guard Sector Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan,...

Job announcements from the U.S. Department of Labor

  Wage and Hour Investigator (Spanish)  Job Announcement Number: DE-17-DAL-WH-0146 Location Name: Longview, Texas Department: Department Of Labor Agency: Wage and Hour Division Occupation Code: 1849 Pay Plan: GS Appointment Duration: Permanent Opening Date: Friday, October 7, 2016 Closing Date: Friday, October 14, 2016 Job Status: Full Time Salary: $40,033.00 to...

PROTECTING WOMEN AGAINST VIOLENCE.

PROTECTING WOMEN AGAINST VIOLENCE Courtesy:- Malik M Ashraf Punjab Assembly has unanimously passed a legislation known as The Punjab Protection of Women Against Violence Act 2016 which aims at discouraging and preventing domestic...