Saeed led rally ‘strong demonstration’ of Pakistan’s support to Palestinian cause, says Pak FO

Saeed led rally ‘strong demonstration’ of Pakistan’s support to Palestinian cause, says Pak FO

Srinagar: In response to New Delhi’s reaction over Palestinian envoy joining Jama’at-ud-Dawa (JuD) chief Hafiz Saeed at a rally, Pakistan has said that the public meeting was a “demonstration of Pakistan’s strong sentiments in support of the Palestinian cause” and that UN proscription does not limit an individual’s freedom of expression. Pictures of the Palestinian […]

Airlines badly hit in fog ‘blanketed’ Delhi

Airlines badly hit in fog ‘blanketed’ Delhi

New Delhi: Over 90 flights were affected on Sunday morning as visibility dropped to 50 metres due to dense fog at the Indira Gandhi International Airport here, the heaviest this year. While 54 domestic flights were delayed and 17 diverted to other airports, eleven international flights were delayed and 8 were diverted due to the […]

‘Palestine can’t share stage with Hafiz Saeed’, recalls its Pak envoy after Delhi objects

‘Palestine can’t share stage with Hafiz Saeed’, recalls its Pak envoy after Delhi objects

Srinagar: The State of Palestine has recalled its envoy to Pakistan after India objected to his appearance in a public meeting on Al Quds (Jerusalem) along with Jama’at-ud-Dawa (JuD) chief Hafiz Saeed on Friday. A statement by the Palestinian foreign ministry said: “The minister of foreign affairs and expatriates under the direct instructions of the […]

Army soldier killed along LoC in Nowshehra

Army soldier killed along LoC in Nowshehra

Srinagar: An Indian army soldier was killed after being targetted allegedly by Pakistani forces along the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir on Sunday. News agency, Asia News International (ANI), reported that Sepoy Jagsir Singh was killed in alleged ceasefire violation by Pakistan in state’s Nowshera sector in Jammu divisin. This is second […]

Militant attack on CRPF CTC: Para-military trooper succumbs

Militant attack on CRPF CTC: Para-military trooper succumbs

Srinagar: One para-military trooper has died after being injured in a militant attack on Commando Training Centre (CTC) of 185 CRPF battalion in Lethpora area of Pulwama in southern Kashmir. Militants launched attack on the CTC at around 2 am during the intervening night of Saturday and Sunday. Three CRPF men were injured of whom […]

‘Democracy in bad shape,’ observes Rajinikanth, jumps into politics

‘Democracy in bad shape,’ observes Rajinikanth, jumps into politics

Chennai (Tamil Nadu): In a much-anticipated moment for all his fans and well-wishers, superstar Rajinikanth on Sunday confirmed his entry into politics, adding that he will be contesting in the next state assembly elections by forming a new party. “My political entry is definite. This is a long-pending decision. I will feel guilty if I […]

Internet services snapped following militant attck on CRPF CTC

Internet services snapped following militant attck on CRPF CTC

Srinagar: Mobile internet services have been suspended in Pulwama district in southern Kashmir since early Sunday morning after a group of militants stormed into commando training centre (CTC) of CRPF at Lethpora area of Awantipora in southern Kashmir’s Pulwama district. Three CRPF personnel have been injured in the attack. Sources in police said that dozens […]

Militants storm CRPF training centre in Southern Kashmir, 3 troopers injured in ongoing gunbattle

Militants storm CRPF training centre in Southern Kashmir, 3 troopers injured in ongoing gunbattle

Srinagar: Militants attacked Central Reserve Police Forces (CRPF) personnel at its Group Training Centre (GTC) Lethpora area of Awantipora in southern Kashmir’s Pulwama district during the intervening night of Saturday and Sunday. According to reports, militants attacked GTC with grenades and heavy firing at around 2 am in the night. Reports said that at atleast […]