Saturday, August 18, 2018

Modi declares Kashmir problem to be solved by embracing people

NEW DELHI: Wishing all the best to Kashmiri people, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wed­nesday said that he would seek peace in the disputed region by embracing its people. The government will move...

Atal Behari Vajpayee passes away, Pak leadership condoles, pays tribute

NEW DELHI: Former Indian prime minister Atal Behari Vajpayee has died aged 93.Hewas being treated for age-related illnesses in Delhi's AIIMS hospital. Vajpayee was one of the founding members of the Hindu nationalist Bharatiya...

J&K Governor hopes new Pak leadership will work for peace

JAMMU: J&K Governor NN Vohra has hoped that new leadership in Islamabad will realize futility of continuing with terrorist agenda in Jammu and Kashmir and accept that only peace between the two nations will...

India, Pakistan resume contact on LoC, IB; troops exchange sweets

JAMMU: As borders in Jammu region including Line of Control (LoC) in twin border districts of Rajouri and Poonch and International Border in Jammu, Samba and Kathua districts remained calm for past quite some...

India to open Iran’s Chabahar port by 2019

NEW DELHI: India is trying to make Chabahar Port in Iran operational by 2019, the government said in a statement on Friday, despite a threat of renewed US sanctions against Tehran. The Indian-backed Chabahar port...

India to go after separatists for terror funding, money laundering

NEW DELHI: With the imposition of Governor’s rule in Jammu and Kashmir, the Government is expected to tighten the noose around Kashmiri separatist leaders who were allegedly involved in terror funding and money laundering,...

“Violence and cruelty can’t solve problems”; says Modi

NEW DELHI: The everlasting message left behind by incidents such as Jallianwala Bagh massacre is that cruelty and violence cannot solve any problem, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Sunday, noting that peace and...

Burhan Wani was a creation of social media; says Gen Dua

NEW DELHI: The Chief of Integrated Defence Staff to the Chairman, Chiefs of Staff Committee (CISC), Lt Gen Satish Dua Wednesday stated that the Hizbul Mujahideen militant Burhan Wani was a creation of social...

Governor rule imposed in J&K, Assembly under suspended animation

JAMMU: Following nod from President Ram Nath Kovind to imposition of Governor's rule in Jammu and Kashmir from abroad, Governor NN Vohra Wednesday issued a proclamation assuming functioning of the Government of J&K and...

Basis of alliance with BJP was dialogue with Pakistan and J&K people: Mehbooba

SRINAGAR: Reacting over the fall of her government after ally BJP's sudden withdrawal of support, PDP President and former Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti Tuesday said her later father formed the government with right wing...