Pakistan hub of terrorism, India tells UN

Describing Pakistan as the ‘hub of terrorism’, India has strongly hit back at the country for raking up the Kashmir issue at the Security Council, saying Islamabad misused the UN forum to spread ‘baseless and deceitful’ narratives about it. Continue Reading

SC turns down Vaiko’s plea to produce Farooq Abdullah before court

The Supreme Court today declined a petition filed by MDMK chief and Rajya Sabha MP Vaiko insisting urgent hearing of a habeas corpus seeking to produce National Conference leader and former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Farooq Abdullah. Continue Reading

Vaiko moves SC seeking release of Farooq Abdullah

MDMK leader and Raya Sabha MP Vaiko today filed a habeas corpus petition in the Supreme Court seeking the release of National Conference leader and former Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir Farooq Abdullah from detention. Continue Reading

Lack of response to J-K’s Art 370 issue upset me more: IAS officer

IAS officer Kannan Gopinathan, who resigned recently and claimed he did so over “denial of freedom of expression” to the people of Jammu and Kashmir, on Wednesday said more than the scrapping of special status under Article 370, “the lack of response” to it was more upsetting. Continue Reading

Army prepared to counter Pakistan infiltration bid, says Jammu IGP

Pakistan is frequently violating the ceasefire agreement to facilitate infiltration but the counter-insurgency grid is fully geared up to scuttle the attempts, a senior police officials on Saturday said. Continue Reading

ISI planning big attacks in India, IB alerts police

The Intelligence Bureau (IB) has reportedly alerted Delhi Police against potential terror attacks in the National Capital Region (NCR). Continue Reading

No decision yet on airspace closure to India: Pakistan Foreign Minister

Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi has said that no decision has been taken yet to close the airspace to India, underlining that any such step would be taken after looking into each and every aspect of the move through consultation. Continue Reading

Pakistan has no locus standi on Kashmir, says Rajnath Singh

Pakistan has no locus standi on Kashmir, and no country is backing it on the current issue, said Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday amid Islamabad’s efforts to internationalise the Centre’s move to abrogate provisions of Article 370. Continue Reading