Wednesday, January 17, 2018

Modi accuses Pakistan of interfering in Gujarat elections

PALANPUR (Gujarat): Prime Minister Narendra Modi has alleged Pakistan was interfering in Gujarat assembly polls and sought an explanation from the Congress over its top party men who were said to have recently met...

Modi’s charges against Pakistan were wrong and painful: Manmohan Singh

NEW DELHI: Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has lashed out at PM Narendra Modi for allegedly spreading "falsehood and canards" to "score political points in a lost cause." "I am deeply pained and anguished by...

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...

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...

Israeli envoy to India bats for unison against terrorism

NEW DELHI: Israel's Ambassador to India Daniel Cameron on Tuesday said it was essential to bring the perpetrators to justice in order to fight against terrorism. "Bringing the perpetrators to justice is a very basic...

Swaraj assures visa to ailing Pakistani nationals

NEW DELHI: India's External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj has once again extended her helping hand by assuring medical visa to three Pakistani nationals. Meanwhile, one Pakistani national has been granted Indian medical visa. Swaraj assured medical...

Rahul Gandhi to file papers for presidentship on Dec 4

NEW DELHI: Rahul Gandhi is expected to file nomination for the election to the Congerss president's post on December 4, party sources said here. Former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and ex-Union Minister AK Antony are...

Pak Rangers, BSF discuss measures to check smuggling

NEW DELHI: :Pakistan Rangers and Indian Border Security Force (BSF) Friday discussed measures to effectively check the smuggling and border crossings from both sides of India and Pakistan. Both forces agreed to encourage local...

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...

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...