Sunday, February 17, 2019

J&K has special status under Constitution: Omar Abdullah

JAMMU: Former Chief Minister and National Conference vice president, Omar Abdullah has said that some bureaucrats and politicians don’t want Assembly elections in the State to be held on time and didn’t agree with the...

‘Chor’ trying to remove ‘Chowkidar’; Modi comments over Rahul’s remarks

BARIPADA (Odisha): A ‘Chor’ (thief) wants to remove the 'Chowkidar' (guard) from the way, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Saturday, in an apparent retort to Congress president Rahul Gandhi’s oft-repeated ‘Chowkidar hi chor hai’...

Pakistan’s support to terrorism must end first before dialogue with India; says Modi

By Smita Prakash NEW DELHI: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that it would be a “huge mistake to believe that Pakistan would mend its ways anytime soon”, and that his...

Lt. Gen Ranvbir reviews security in Kashmir Valley

SRINAGAR: Indian Northern Army Commander Lieutenant General Ranbir Singh arrived here on Monday to review the prevailing security situation in the wake of recent counter-terrorism operations conducted in the region. During the...

Azad calls for probe into Pulwama killings

NEW DELHI: Congress veteran and leader of opposition in RajyaSabha, Ghulam Nabi Azad, on Monday called for a probe into Saturday's incidentof killings of seven civilians in Pulwama district of south Kashmir...

Intelligence was passed on to Centre just before Kargil conflict; says Dulat

CHANDIGARH: Former Research and Analysis Wing (RAW) chief AS Dulat on Saturday said the “intelligence reports pointing to the intrusion of Kargil heights were submitted to the Central government just ahead of the Kargil conflict.’

Modi concedes defeat in state elections, says Govt ready to discuss important issues

NEW DELHI: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi conceded defeat on Tuesday for his ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in key state elections held ahead of national polls next year. “We accept the people’s mandate with...

People are unhappy, it is time for change: Rahul Gandhi

NEW DELHI: Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Tuesday thanked people and party workers for party’s good performance in three states of Rajasthan, Chhatisgarh and Madhya Pradesh while asserting that the poll outcome raised “questions” on the...

Omar rules out pre-poll alliance for Assembly polls

JAMMU: While ruling out possibility of pre-poll alliance with any political party for the coming Assembly elections in the State, former Chief Minister and National Conference vice president, Omar Abdullah today dared BJP to declare...

People rejected Mandir- Masjid politics: Mehbooba

SRINAGAR: The Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) has said that the results in the assembly polls to five states have shown that political awakening is on the rise in the country as people have rejected the...