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Wasim Bari, father and brother killed by militants in Bandipore

SRINAGAR: Jammu and Kashmir BJP leader Sheikh Wasim, his father and brother were killed by militants late Wednesday night in Bandipore district in J&K. J&K Police said Mr Wasim and his family were...

Vital decisions taken by cabinet to improve lives of poor people: Modi

NEW DELHI: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday hailed the decisions of union cabinet, saying that the approval to financing facility of Rs one lakh crore for funding agriculture infrastructure projects...

Rahul questions Centre over tension with China at LAC

NEW DELHI: Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday questioned the government over the tension on the border between India and China, including the separate statements issued by the Indian and Chinese foreign ministries over talks...

Modi appeals to people to follow coronavirus-related health guidelines

NEW DELHI: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday appealed to the local administration to act against those flouting coronavirus lockdown restrictions, imposed to curb the spread of the disease asserting that no one is...

Modi chairs meet to review planning, preparations for corona vaccination

NEW DELHI: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday chaired a high-level meeting to review the planning and preparations for vaccination against COVID-19, as and when the vaccine is available and highlighted four guiding principles...

Rahul indulging in “shallow minded politics”, ready for “robust debate” on China: Amit...

By Smita PrakashNEW DELHI: India’s UnionHome Minister Amit Shah has accused Congress leader Rahul Gandhi of doing "ochhi rajniti" (shallow minded politics) and making remarks "liked by" China and Pakistan during border...

Ali Geelani resigns from APHC, blames Hurriyat leaders for revolt

SRINAGAR: Senior Hurriyat leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani on Monday resigned from All Party Hurriyat Conference (APHC). "Looking at the current situation of All Party Hurriyat Conference, I announce my resignation from this forum. Units...

Delhi’s top agenda is including ‘PoK’ in India: Dr Jitendra Singh

NEW DELHI: Indian Union Minister Dr Jitendra Singh has said that the Centre's top agenda currently is including Pakistan occupied Kashmir (PoK) in India. "We had been instructed to give due...

Indian Muslims will not go for Haj this year: Mukhtar Naqvi

NEW DELHI: Indian Minister for Minority Affairs Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Tuesday informed that India has honoured the decision of Saudi Arabia Government to ban international pilgrims to perform Haj. Muslims from...

India to withdraw 55 officials from its mission in Islamabad

NEW DELHI: India will withdraw 55 of its officials working at its High Commission in Islamabad following a decision earlier in the day to reduce the staff by 50 per cent, said a source...