Leaders under house arrest will be released soon: Madhav

Hyderabad:  Senior BJP leader Ram Madhav on Friday said leaders who are currently under house arrest in Jammu and Kashmir will be released soon and they can resume their “normal” political activity. Speaking at ‘Jana Jagaran Sabha’ on abrogation of Article 370 that gave special status to Jammu and Kashmir, the BJP general secretary said […]

Entire neighbourhood ‘minus one’ has been a good story: Jaishankar

New Delhi:In an obvious reference to Pakistan, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar on Friday said India’s entire neighbourhood “minus one” has been a “fairly good story” for regional cooperation. The abrogation of Article 370 provisions did come up for discussion in his meetings during the recent US visit, Jaishankar added at a session of the […]

Sloganeering at Union minister Jitendra Singh’s event in JNU

New Delhi: Several JNU students resorted to sloganeering during a talk by Union minister Jitendra Singh on Thursday, which was countered by ABVP activists. Singh was invited to the varsity for a talk to deliver a lecture on ‘Abrogation of Article 370: Peace, Stability and Development in Jammu, Kashmir and Ladakh’. A section of students […]

In quiet visit to Saudi, Doval apprises MBS of Kashmir situation

In quiet visit to Saudi, Doval apprises MBS of Kashmir situation

New Delhi: National Security Advisor Ajit Doval paid a two-day quiet visit to Saudi Arabia during which he apprised Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed Bin Salman about the situation in Jammu and Kashmir after the state’s special status was withdrawn, official sources said on Wednesday. The Saudi side conveyed to Doval that it is aware of […]

India has no extraterritorial ambition: Rawat

Will fulfil regional and global security obligations

India has no extraterritorial ambition: Rawat

New Delhi: (PTI) India has no extraterritorial ambitions and does not want to “transplant” its ideology on others, Army Chief Gen Bipin Rawat has said, asserting that the country will fulfil its regional and global security obligations as a responsible emerging power. In an address to strategic affairs experts and defence personnel in Maldivian capital […]

Situation returning to normal: MoS Home

Situation returning to normal: MoS Home

New Delhi: Minister of state for Home G Kishan Reddy said on Tuesday that the situation in Jammu and Kashmir was heading towards normal and the government of India also wanted normalcy to return there. Reddy’s statement came even as the shutdown of shops and business establishments continued in the valley for the 58th consecutive […]

Nehru approaching UN was Himalayan blunder: Shah

New Delhi: Union Home Minister Amit Shah on Sunday faulted the country’s first prime minister Jawaharlal Nehru for approaching the United Nations in 1948 on the issue of Jammu and Kashmir “In 1948, India went to United Nations. That was a Himalayan blunder. It is more than a Himalayan blunder,” he said at event organised […]

CW meet: India rebuts Pak stand on Kashmir

New Delhi: India strongly criticised on Saturday Pakistan’s stand on the Kashmir issue as “propaganda” at the Commonwealth Parliamentary Conference in Uganda and said military rule is the tradition of Islamabad, according to an official statement. The Pakistani delegation raised the heavy presence of security forces in the Valley at the 64th meeting of the […]

No restrictions in Kashmir: Amit Shah

‘Entire world supports abrogation of Article 370’ Charges opposition with spreading ‘misinformation’ New Delhi: Home Minister Amit Shah on Sunday said there are no restrictions in the Kashmir Valley now and that the entire world has supported the move to abrogate the special status given to Jammu and Kashmir under Article 370. Shah also said […]

India hits back at Khan’s UN speech

United Nations: Hitting back at Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan’s allegations at the UN General Assembly, India has said its citizens do not need anyone else to speak on their behalf and “least of all those who have built an industry of terrorism from the ideology of hate.” Khan delivered his maiden speech at the […]