Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Army be kept out of politics: Gen Rawat

NEW DELHI: India's Army chief General Bipin Rawat has said there was a politicisation of the armed forces and the military "should be somehow" kept away from politics. The Army chief also said the...

Pak envoy to India visits Dargah of Nizam-ud-Din Aulia

NEW DELHI: Pakistan's High Commissioner to India, Sohail Mahmood, visited the Dargah of Hazrat Nizam-ud-Din Aulia (RA) on the occasion of 714th Urs of famous Sufi saint of the sub continent. The High Commissioner was...

Dalbir Kaur calls Jadhav’s meeting with family ‘a cruel joke’

NEW DELHI: Lashing out at Pakistan for not allowing former Indian naval officer Kulbhushan Jadhav to meet his mother and wife freely, sister of Sarabjit Singh, Dalbir Kaur, on Tuesday termed the entire exercise...

BJP delegation visits Pakistan High Commission in New Delhi

NEW DELHI: National Secretary of Bharatiya Janta Party (BJP) R.P Singh accompanied by Delhi Sikh Gurdwara Management Committee (DSGMC) President Manjit Singh GK, visited the Pakistani High Commission in New Delhi on Monday and...

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...

Modi says Manmohan lacked courage to conduct surgical strike post 26/11

JAMNAGAR (Gujarat): Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday, citing an incident, said a former prime minister did not show the courage to carry out surgical strike after 26/11 Mumbai attacks, apparently alluding to...

Pak envoy discuses issues of mutual interest with Sushma

NEW DELHI: In the first high-level contact between the two countries in months, the newly-appointed Pakistan High Commissioner to India Sohail Mahmood met Indian Minister for External Affairs Sushma Swaraj earlier this week, the...

Mattis meets PM Modi, Terror issue discussed

NEW DELHI: Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US defence secretary Jim Mattison Tuesday held wide-range of talks on advancing bilateral agenda between the two countries. Mattis, who is on a two-day visit to India, also briefed PM...

Modi declares victory in closely-fought Gujarat, Himachal Pradesh elections

NEW DELHI: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday declared victory for his party in two state elections, including a closely-fought race in his stronghold of Gujarat where the charismatic leader fronted the campaign. Modi...

India should clear me of false charges: Zakir Naik

NEW DELHI: The Interpol has cancelled the red corner notice on Islamic Research Foundation (IRF) president and preacher Zakir Naik, who is being probed under terror and money-laundering charges by the National Investigation Agency...