New Parliament building likely by 2022, says Modi

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Monday that a new Parliament building may be constructed by 2022 when the nation celebrates its 75th year of Independence. He was speaking on the sidelines of the inauguration of newly-constructed duplex apartments for MPs here He was speaking on the sidelines of the inauguration of newly-constructed duplex More...

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By IANS On Monday, August 19th, 2019

ED summons Raj Thackeray, opposition calls it witch-hunt

Mumbai: The Maharashtra Opposition on Monday slammed the Enforcement Directorate (ED)’s move summoning Maharashtra Navnirman Sena President Raj Thackeray and ex-Lok Sabha Speaker Manohar Joshi’s son More...

By Agencies On Sunday, August 18th, 2019

Imran Khan attacks ‘fascist, Hindu supremacist Modi govt’

Islamabad: Defeated in his bid to get the UNSC or the world leaders to censure India over Kashmir, Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Sunday took to Twitter to urge the world to “seriously consider the More...

By Indileak Web Desk On Saturday, August 17th, 2019

Govt focusses on four specific groups for maintaining calm in J&K

New Delhi: As government agencies begin easing restrictions step-wise in Jammu and Kashmir, the Centre plans to handle four specific groups to prevent a breakout of violent protest in the Valley. A clampdown was More...

By IANS On Saturday, August 17th, 2019

Pak plunders natural resources, gifts Baltistan goldmines to allies

New Delhi: Even as Pakistan’s Prime Minister Imran Khan expresses solidarity with the people of Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK) and Gilgit-Baltistan (GB), the reality on ground zero is contrary to Khan’s More...

By Agencies On Saturday, August 17th, 2019

US cuts Pakistan’s aid by $440 million

Washington: The US has cut its aid to cash-strapped Pakistan by $440 million, bringing its commitments to just $4.1 billion. The decision to cut Pakistan’s economic assistance was officially conveyed to Islamabad The More...

By Agencies On Friday, August 16th, 2019

India’s envoy to UN: Issues relating to Article 370 an internal matter

New York: Matters relating to Article 370 on Kashmir are “entirely an internal matter of India and have no external ramifications”, Syed Akbaruddin, India’s permanent representative to the United More...

By IANS On Friday, August 16th, 2019

India victim of ‘global spread of terrorism,’ admits China

New Delhi: As China cozied up with Pakistan to take India to the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) over the abrogation of Article 370 and 35A in Kashmir, a white paper prepared by Beijing has admitted that More...

By Indileak Web Desk On Friday, August 16th, 2019

Curbs in Kashmir to go, detentions to be reviewed

Srinagar: Restrictions in Jammu and Kashmir placed after the axing of Article 370 will be lifted in a phased manner from Friday night, Chief Secretary BVR Subrahmanyam announced on Friday. All schools in the Kashmir More...

By Agencies On Thursday, August 15th, 2019

Lt Col Dhoni in Ladakh on Independence Day

Ladakh: Former India skipper MS Dhoni, who is currently serving in the Indian Army, is in Ladakh where he brought in India’s 73rd Independence Day with the masses of the newly formed union territory. The 38-year-old More...