Saturday, May 25, 2019

Indian Muslims secure under Modi Govt; says Mukhtar Naqvi

KARGIL: The BJP leader and Union Minister for Minority Affairs, Mukhtar Abass Naqvi took a dig at opposition parties and said that Muslims in India are much more safe in the hands of Prime Minister,...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Congress says Centre raking up Babri issue an election gimmick

NEW DELHI: Congress leader Kapil Sibal on Tuesday said that the hearing of the pending Ram Mandir-Babri Masjid case in the Supreme Court can’t be decided by any political party and the issue has...

BJP politician Gul Mir shot dead in Anantnag

ANANTNAG (J&K): Unidentified assailants shot dead a local leader of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s ruling party here on Saturday night. The assailants opened fire on Gul Mohammad Mir, who belonged to a local unit of...

Farooq Abdullah says BJP not ready to listen to reason on J&K

SRINAGAR: National Conference (NC) president and Member of Parliament, Dr Farooq Abdullah today said BJP is not ready to listen to reason on J&K. He was speaking at the party's provincial committee meeting at...

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...

Gen Ranbir visits forward areas of Jammu, reviews security

JAMMU: Lt Gen Ranbir Singh, Army Commander, Northern Command, accompanied by the White Knight Corps Commander, Lt Gen Paramjit Singh on Wednesday visited operational bases in Akhnoor and Reasi Sector to review...