Pulwama anniversary: PM says India will never forget soldiers’ sacrifice

India will never forget the martyrdom of the security personnel killed in last year’s Pulwama attack, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said today. He termed the slain security personnel were ‘exceptional individuals’ who devoted their lives to serving and protecting the nation. Continue Reading

Pakistan formally suspends trade ties with India

Trade relations between the two neighbours were already strained following the Pulwama terror attack as India imposed 200 per cent customs duty on all goods imported from the neighbouring nation. Continue Reading

Ultras plan to attack J&K air bases: Intelligence

The Intelligence input today warned against terrorists’ plans to carry out an attack on Srinagar and Awantipora air bases in Jammu and Kashmir, government sources said. Continue Reading

UN designates JeM chief Masood Azhar as global terrorist

In a huge diplomatic win for India, the United Nations on Wednesday designated Pakistan-based Jaish-e-Muhammad chief Masood Azhar as a global terrorist after China lifted its hold on a proposal to blacklist him under the Security Council’s Sanctions Committee. Continue Reading

Freedom fighter in Chennai honoured with award

The 20th anniversary celebrations of Sri Sarvamangala Nagar Residents’ Association in Chitlapakkam, Chennai, was celebrated in a grand manner during which 97-year-old freedom fighter and former MLA N Sankaraiah were honoured with ‘Dr APJ Abdul Kalam Memorial Award.’ Continue Reading

Celebrating India’s airstrike will cause communal tensions: HDK

“Why were there no instance of terrorists carrying out blasts or killing anyone when Deve Gowda was the Prime Minister? Why are they happening now? You need to think over it,” said Karnataka Chief Minister H D Kumaraswamy. Continue Reading

BJP flays CPI(M) leader for his remarks on IAF strike on Pakistan

The BJP unit in Kerala charged the CPI(M) state secretary Kodiyeri Balakrishnan with making anti national remarks on the IAF’s air strikes on Pakistan and asked him to render an apology. Continue Reading

IAF pilot in Pak custody; India demands safe return of Abhinandan

A day after Indian Air Force attacked terror bases in Pakistan eliminating 350 Jaish-e-Mohammed militants, an IAF pilot was taken under Pakistan Army’s custody and a fighter jet of Pakistan was shot down yesterday.  Continue Reading