Saturday, March 23, 2019

NC, PDP following dangerous agenda in Kashmir; says Jaitley

JAMMU: Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has came down heavily on National Conference and People’s Democratic Party (PDP) saying they were on “dangerous agenda of either autonomy or pre-1953 status” and pressure...

Gen Ranbir visits forward posts in Siachen glacier

UDHAMPUR: Lt Gn Ranbir Singh, Indian General Officer Commanding-in-Chief, Northern Command visited forward posts in Siachen glacier on Tuesday and reviewed operational preparedness being maintained in the sector. He was accompanied by...

Teacher Rizwan dies in police custody, magisterial probe ordered

SRINAGAR: A 28-year old private school teacher Rizwan Asad Pandit of Awantipora died in the custody of Special Operations Group of police (SOG) here Tuesday night.His family alleged that he was killed...

Ajit Doval says India will never forget Pulwama attack

NEW DELHI: India has neither forgotten nor will forget the Pulwama terror attack and the country's leadership is “capable and courageous” to mete out effective responses to such acts, NSA Ajit Doval...

Modi offers ‘chadar’ for Dargah Ajmer Sharif

NEW DELHI: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday handed over a 'chadar' to be offered at the Ajmer Sharif Dargah in the coming days."Handed over a 'Chadar' that would be presented at the Ajmer...

Modi instructs states to take strict action against those attacking Kashmiris

KANPUR (UP): Taking a serious note of the assault on two “Kashmiri brothers” in Lucknow, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said that strong action should be taken against the perpetrators of such crimes as...

Postponing elections in J&K major setback for democracy: Farooq Abdullah

SRINAGAR: National Conference (NC) president Dr Farooq Abdullah has said that he will contest from Srinagar Lok Sabha constituency. He was talking to media persons here on Tuesday. While commenting on any...

Case filed against Rahul for addressing Jaish chief as ‘Masood Azhar ji’

BIHAR: A case was filed against Congress president Rahul Gandhi in a Bihar court on Tuesday for addressing terrorist group Jaish-e-Mohammad chief as “Masood Azhar ji”. The case was filed under various IPC sections, including...

Delhi approves mobile towers for IB to help border dwellers

JAMMU: According to Indian informed sources, in order to check mobile network signals of Pakistan along the International Border (IB) and provide better communication facilities to security personnel deployed on the borders...

Modi chairs high level security meeting in New Delhi

NEW DELHI: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi Thursday chaired a high-level meeting on security amid the heightened tensions with Pakistan and after Imran Khan announced the release of an Indian Air Force pilot captured by...