Kashmiri delegation meets OIC member

Kashmiri delegation meets OIC member

UNITED NATIONS: Kashmiri delegation to UN Human Rights Council on Thursday asserted that their ‘coordination in international forums is set to multiply manifold as the 68-year-old Kashmir dispute takes center stage.’ The delegation headed by senior APHC leaders Altaf Hussain Wani and Faiz Nashbandi, on Thursday, met Member of OIC’s Independent Permanent Human Rights Commission […]

‘Chinese Army ‘spotted’ along LoC in PaK’

‘Chinese Army ‘spotted’ along LoC in PaK’

SRINAGAR: The Indian Army has spotted presence of senior PLA officials at the forward posts opposite Nowgam sector in North Kashmir After frequent incursions in Ladakh area, Chinese People’s Liberation Army (PLA) troops have been spotted at forward posts along the Line of Control (LoC) on the Pakistani side of Kashmir, ringing alarm bells in […]

I have more Sikhs in Cabinet than Modi: Canadian PM

WASHINGTON: Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, known for his witty repartees, told an American audience here that he has more Sikhs in his Cabinet than his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi. The quip came when Trudeau was taking 10 questions from students at the American University in northwest Washington during his state visit to the US. […]

I am being hunted down by media in UK, says Mallya

LONDON: As a controversy rages on over Vijay Mallya leaving the country despite huge unpaid loans by his group, the beleaguered businessman today said he was being “hunted down by media in UK” but they did not look in the “obvious place”. A miffed Mallya, who is reportedly in the UK and has been only […]

3 Paris attackers feature in ISIS recruitment files: reports

3 Paris attackers feature in ISIS recruitment files: reports

PARIS: Names of three of the Paris at¬tackers figure in massive documents leak from the Islamic State militant group, media reports said on Saturday. Samy Amimour, Foued Mohamed- Aggad and Omar Ismail Mostefai – be¬lieved to have carried out the worst attack in Paris at the Bataclan theatre during a concert by a rock band […]

China protests Dalai Lama’s presence at United Nations conference; calls him ‘separatist’

BEIJING: China has lodged a pro¬test with the UN for inviting the Dalai Lama to its conference in Geneva say¬ing that the Tibetan spiritual leader is a separatist and not entitled to talk about human rights. China voiced “strong unsatisfaction” and lodged solemn representations after the Dalai Lama was invited to attend an activity on […]

‘Difficult times ahead in Indo-Pak relations’

‘Difficult times ahead in Indo-Pak relations’

London: Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s “grand” efforts to normalise relations with Pakistan has not produced “any remarkable movement forward”, former External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid has said, while warning that “difficult times” were in store for Indo-Pak ties. Participating in a “public conversation” here last night with erstwhile Pakistani Foreign Minister Khurshid Kasuri, Khurshid said […]

Germany says it has obtained files on IS members

Germany says it has obtained files on IS members

BERLIN: Germany’s federal criminal police said on Thursday they are in possession of files containing personal data on members of the extremist Islamic State group and believe them to be authentic. The announcement came after Britain’s Sky News reported it had obtained 22,000 Islamic State files on the border with Turkey and Syria, files that […]

China helped Pak to block India’s NSG membership bid: Aziz

China helped Pak to block India’s NSG membership bid: Aziz

Islamabad: Pakistan along with its “all-weather” ally China has successfully blocked India’s bid to become a member of the elite Nuclear Suppliers Group, Pakistan Prime Minister’s Advisor on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz has said. India has been seeking membership to the 48-member nuclear club, whose members can trade in and export nuclear technology. NSG is […]

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