Congressional resolution on Kashmir not fair: Jaishankar

The Congressional resolution on Kashmir introduced by Pramila Jayapal is not a fair characterisation of the situation in Jammu and Kashmir, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar has said, asserting that he has no interest in meeting the Indian-American Congresswoman and lawmakers who are neither objective nor open to discussion and have already made up their mind. Continue Reading

Religion must be considered pan-India: Supreme Court

The Supreme Court today dismissed a petition challenging the validity of the Centre’s 26-year-old notification according minority status to five communities — Muslims, Christians, Sikhs, Buddhists and Parsis, saying religion must be considered pan-India. Continue Reading

BJP accuses Chidambaram of violating bail condition

The BJP today accused Congress leader P Chidambaram of violating bail conditions by claiming to have a very clear record as a Minister, and said the case against him was essentially about corruption he was allegedly involved in as the Finance Minister.
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European Union MPs delegation in Kashmir

A delegation of 23 European Union MPs arrived here today for a first-hand assessment of the situation in Jammu and Kashmir following the revocation of the state’s special status under Article 370. Continue Reading

Congress policies destroyed country: Modi

On the last day of campaigning for the Haryana Assembly polls here, Prime Minister Narendra Modi sharpened his attack on the opposition Congress over issues of Article 370 and the Kartarpur corridor, accusing it of “destroying the country” with wrong policies and strategy. Continue Reading

Amit Shah dares Rahul to declare Cong will restore Art 370 in J&K

Union Home Minister and BJP chief Amit Shah today dared Congress leader Rahul Gandhi to declare that his party will restore provisions of Article 370 in Jammu and Kashmir if voted to power.
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Process of jailing those who looted public money started: Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi today hit out at the opposition, saying history will have a mention of those who ridiculed the abrogation of Article 370 in Jammu and Kashmir. Continue Reading

Modi, Xi all praise for TN government

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping have expressed happiness over the arrangements made by the Tamilnadu government for the second informal summit between India and China, which concluded today. Continue Reading

Modi, Xi meet for second day of informal talks in Mamallapuram

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping began the second day of their informal summit with a tete-e-tete in this coastal temple town today. Continue Reading

Amit Shah asks Rahul, Pawar to clarify stand on Art 370 abrogation

Union Home Minister Amit Shah today hailed the Modi government’s “great job” of “integrating” India by scrapping Article 370, and asked Congress leader Rahul Gandhi and NCP chief Sharad Pawar to clarify whether they were for or against it. Continue Reading