Terror elimination precondition for cooperation in South Asia: Jaishankar

Elimination of terrorism in all its forms is a “precondition” for fruitful cooperation in South Asia, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar has said, in a veiled attack on Pakistan while emphasising that the relevance of the SAARC will be determined by decisive actions against the scourge. Continue Reading

Editorial: New hopes

Weeks after abrogation of Article 370 and dividing Jammu & Kashmir into two Union Territories, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has made a key promise- a new Kashmir will be built. Modi, who had a “special interaction” with a 17-member delegation of Kashmiri Pandits in Houston, assured them of “building a new Kashmir” which would be for everyone. Continue Reading

FM Sitharaman asks Congress to speak in one voice on J-K

Describing abrogation of Article 370 as a path breaking decision of the Centre, Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Tuesday said the Congress should speak in one voice on Jammu and Kashmir and matters of national security. Continue Reading

J-K: Yechury moves SC for production of detained CPI(M) leader

Tarigami, a member of the Central Committee of the CPI(M) and four-time MLA of the dissolved Jammu and Kashmir Assembly, has not been keeping well, party sources said. Continue Reading