Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Ramzan ceasefire bringing relief in J&K: Mehbooba

SRINAGAR: J&K Chief minister Mehbooba Mufti has said that the militants are trying to sabotage the Ramzan ceasefire announced by the central government. She also said the ceasefire was bringing relief to the people...

‘I knew of sex abuse by Buddhist teachers; says Dalai Lama

HAGUE: The Dalai Lama said Saturday that he has known about sexual abuse by Buddhist teachers since the 1990s and that such allegations are "nothing new". The Tibetan spiritual leader, revered by millions of...

Narindera Modi speaks of Human Rights in ‘Mann Ki Baat’, urges participation in...

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi in his 48th ‘Mann Ki Baat’ address on Sunday highlighted the significance of National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) and termed it as an integral part of justice. Prime Minister...

No militant recruitment during ceasefire: Gen Bhatt

SRINAGAR: General Officer Commanding (GOC) of the Srinagar-based Chinar Corps, Lieutenant General A K Bhatt said on Tuesday that there is no indication of militant recruitments during suspension of the security operations against militants. The...

Suggestions to preserve Taj Mahal sought

NEW DELHI: The Indian Supreme Court on Tuesday sought detailed suggestions to preserve the historic Taj Mahal from respective parties in the case pertaining to maintenance of the monument. The parties include the main...

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...

No agreement with Pakistan on resolving IWT dispute: WB

WASHINGTON: The World Bank has said it failed to arrive at an agreement with a visiting Pakistani delegation on a way forward to address Islamabad's concerns regarding the Indus Waters Treaty with India. Over the...

Pakistan rejects Modi’s claim on surgical strikes

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan on Thursday rejected as “false and baseless” Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s remarks on ‘surgical strikes’ across the Line of Control in 2016 , saying “repeating a lie doesn’t turn it into the...

Mother says her militant son should be killed

GUWAHATI: A missing youth from Assam is suspected to have joined militant outfit Hizbul Mujahideen in Jammu and Kashmir after his photo in which he was seen holding an automatic rifle surfaced that prompted...

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,...