Friday, June 22, 2018

Kashmir a major challenge, will take time to resolve: Rajnath

NEW DELHI: Home Minister Rajnath Singh has strongly defended the Modi Government's Kashmir policy, saying the Kashmir issue has been a "very old" one and a major challenge for all Governments and will take...

Various railway projects for J&K approved

NEW DELHI: J&K Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti, who is in the national capital, called on the Railway Minister Piyush Goel here on Wednesday. She brought several issues of the state pertaining to Railways with...

India will be key driver of global energy: Modi

NEW DELHI: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated the 16th edition of International Energy Forum (IEF) Ministerial on Wednesday, which is being hosted by India and co-hosted by China and South Korea. In his opening...

Night landing at Srinagar airport be possible soon

SRINAGAR: The Srinagar airport would soon be having night landing facility for which all preparations are being done by concerned agencies. This was disclosed in a high level meet held here today with chief...

Narindera Modi speaks of freeing Muslim women from injustices

NEW DELHI: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said that his government has removed the restriction on Muslim women from performing Haj alone, following which hundreds of women have applied to travel alone...

Kashmiri leaders condemn attack on tourist family

SRINAGAR, May 8: Chief Minister, Mehbooba Mufti has strongly condemned the killing of a tourist from Chennai in a stone pelting incident at Narbal last night. In a statement, the chief minister said the unfortunate...

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 buy guns worth $553m for border troops

NEW DELHI: India will buy more than 160,000 guns worth $553 million for troops on its disputed, high-altitude borders, the defence ministry said Tuesday. The defence acquisition council cleared the purchase of 72,400 assault...

Kishtwar to get full-fledged Airport facility: Dr Jitendra

NEW DELHI: In a major leap forward, Kishtwar will soon get a full-fledged Airport facility with provision for Aircraft landing and taking off, for which, an upgraded Airstrip will accordingly be constructed adjacent to...

Pak High Commissioner visits Dargah Ajmer Sharif to lay Chaddar

AJMER SHARIF (India): Pakistan's High Commissioner to India Sohail Mahmood visited the Dargah of Hazrat Khwaja Syed Moinuddin Hasan Chishti (RA) in Ajmer Sharif, where the celebrations of his 806th Urs are currently underway. The...