Assembly elections have a simple message for Congress: Dump the Gandhis
Oct 20, 2014 at 08:20 | Source:
After a humiliating defeat in two states, Maharastra and Haryana, Congress president Sonia and Rahul Gandhi issued statements, suggesting the outcome was a routine vote for change. While both of them thanked party workers, there was not a word on int...
BJP keeps winning momentum, Modi-Shah team gets boost (News analysis)
Oct 20, 2014 at 02:45 | Source:
New Delhi, Oct 19 (IANS) The BJP's victory in Haryana assembly polls and its strong performance in Maharashtra are likely to help the party carry the momentum of its Lok Sabha success, reinforce Narendra Modi's credentials as a strong campaigner and ...
Delhi Police arrest three drug peddlers from Chennai
Oct 20, 2014 at 00:15 | Source:
New Delhi, Oct 19 (IANS) Delhi Police have arrested three people, including two Sri Lankans, from Chennai for peddling contraband drugs, police said Sunday.Delhi Police Special Cell sleuths arrested Mayelerum Perumal alias Mailu of Tamil Nadu along w...
Bilawal leads first public rally, rakes up Kashmir issue once again
Oct 19, 2014 at 14:05 | Source:
Karachi: In a fresh rant against India, Pakistan People's Party chief Bilawal Bhutto vowed to wrest Kashmir from India."When I raise Kashmir, entire Hindustan screams. They know when a Bhutto speaks, they (Indians) have no answer," the 26-...
Insurance claims begin pouring in from cyclone-hit Andhra and Odisha
Oct 19, 2014 at 12:36 | Source:
Mumbai: Claims have started pouring in from Cyclone Hudhud-hit areas of Andhra Pradesh and Odisha and insurers are gearing up to settle them."Claims have already started pouring in from the cyclone-hit areas in the two states and we will immedia...
Haryana in the bag, but BJP will have to woo Shiv Sena in Maharashtra
Oct 19, 2014 at 10:22 | Source:
As counting trends gain clarity in the Maharashtra and Haryana assembly polls, two things can be said with reasonable certainty: the Narendra Modi-Amit Shah team made a great call to go it alone in Haryana, where they will gain a full majority, but t...
Delhi housing body gives aid for flood victims
Oct 19, 2014 at 03:15 | Source:
New Delhi, Oct 18 (IANS) The Delhi Cooperative Housing Financial Corporation Saturday announced Rs.25 lakh as relief for the flood victims of Jammu and Kashmir."The corporation has given Rs.25 lakh in Lt. Governor's relief fund for the flood vic...
Resolving Kashmir issue pertinent for peace: Pakistan army chief
Oct 19, 2014 at 00:30 | Source:
Islamabad, Oct 18 (IANS) Pakistan army chief Gen. Raheel Sharif Saturday said resolving Kashmir issue is pertinent for long-term peace in the region, and he wants regional stability based on equality and mutual respect, Geo News reported.Addressing a...
Pakistan Rangers resort to unprovoked firing in Jammu
Oct 18, 2014 at 23:15 | Source:
Jammu, Oct 18 (IANS) Pakistan Rangers Saturday resorted to unprovoked firing at Indian positions of the Border Security Force (BSF) on the international border in Jammu district, an official said."Pakistan Rangers resorted to unprovoked firing a...
'Resolving Kashmir issue vital for peace'
Oct 18, 2014 at 23:15 | Source:
Islamabad, Oct 18 (IANS) Pakistani Army chief General Raheel Sharif said Saturday that the resolution of the Kashmir issue was imperative for sustainable peace in the region.Addressing a passing-out parade held at the Pakistan Military Academy in Kak...
Election Commission holds discussions with parties on poll dates in J&K
Oct 18, 2014 at 14:38 | Source:
Srinagar: The Election Commission today interacted with political parties in Jammu and Kashmir as part of exercise to decide the timing of assembly polls in the state which was recently ravaged by floods.While the National Conference told the full co...
Resolution of Kashmir issue vital for peace, says Pakistan's army chief
Oct 18, 2014 at 13:24 | Source:
Islamabad: Pakistan's powerful Army Chief Gen Raheel Sharif today said that the resolution of Kashmir issue was imperative for establishment of sustainable peace in the region. Addressing a passing-out parade at Military Academy in Kakul, Gen Sharif ...
J&K: Pakistan violates ceasefire along LoC, international border
Oct 18, 2014 at 11:17 | Source:
Jammu and Kashmir: Pakistani troops violated the ceasefire twice by firing on forward posts along the LoC and International Border in Poonch and Jammu districts, drawing retaliation from the Army. There have been four ceasefire violations along the I...
Jammu & Kashmir: Pakistan again violates ceasefire on LoC in Poonch
Oct 18, 2014 at 08:10 | Source:
Jammu: Pakistan Army has resorted to unprovoked overnight firing at Indian positions on the Line of Control (LoC) in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir, defence sources said. Sources told IANS in winter capital Jammu, "Pakistan Army started un...
Pakistan Army violates ceasefire on LoC
Oct 18, 2014 at 00:30 | Source:
Jammu, Oct 17 (IANS) Pakistan Army Friday violated the 2003 bilateral ceasefire agreement along the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district, forcing Indian Army to retaliate effectively."Pakistan Army resorted to unprovoked ...