Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Intelligence was passed on to Centre just before Kargil conflict; says Dulat

CHANDIGARH: Former Research and Analysis Wing (RAW) chief AS Dulat on Saturday said the “intelligence reports pointing to the intrusion of Kargil heights were submitted to the Central government just ahead of the Kargil conflict.’

Modi concedes defeat in state elections, says Govt ready to discuss important issues

NEW DELHI: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi conceded defeat on Tuesday for his ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in key state elections held ahead of national polls next year. “We accept the people’s mandate with...

People are unhappy, it is time for change: Rahul Gandhi

NEW DELHI: Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday thanked people and party workers for party’s good performance in three states of Rajasthan, Chhatisgarh and Madhya Pradesh while asserting that the poll outcome raised “questions” on the...

Omar rules out pre-poll alliance for Assembly polls

JAMMU: While ruling out possibility of pre-poll alliance with any political party for the coming Assembly elections in the State, former Chief Minister and National Conference vice president, Omar Abdullah today dared BJP to declare...

People rejected Mandir- Masjid politics: Mehbooba

SRINAGAR: The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has said that the results in the assembly polls to five states have shown that political awakening is on the rise in the country as people have rejected the...

Ghani Lone brought gun to Valley: Farooq Abdullah

BARAMULLAH: National Conference (NC) president Farooq Abdullah has accused the father of People’s Conference chief Sajjad Lone, Abdul Ghani Lone, of “bringing gun culture” to the Valley. Abdullah further revealed that he requested Sajjad’s father...

Congress is ‘gaaje-baaje’ company, Rahul always forgets what he says: Modi

JAIPUR: Prime Minister Narindera Modi has said that the public has decided, now our job to win every booth in R’than; our mantra should be ‘mera polling booth, sabse mazboot’ People clearly in favour...

Indian SC refuses to hear fresh Plea challenging Article 370

NEW DELHI: The Supreme Court on Monday refused to entertain a fresh petition challenging Article 370 of the Constitution of India which grants autonomous status to the state of Jammu and Kashmir. The apex court...

“It’s clearly externally backed terrorism in Kashmir”: Gen Rawat

JAMMU: Army chief Gen Bipin Rawat said on Wednesday  that what was happening in Kashmir was very clearly externally-backed terrorism and not insurgency as youth were being radicalized and compelled to join militancy and...

India to open Kartarpur crossing, Pakistan welcomes decision

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan has welcomed the Indian decision to open Kartarpur crossing and Minister for Information Fawad Chaudhry on Thursday hailed the Indian cabinet's announcement to commence the construction of the Kartarpur corridor, calling it...