Kashmiri student rusticated from SGT University for Pulwama comments

Gurugram , Feb 19: A Kashmiri medical student was on Tuesday rusticated from the SGT University here for posting alleged “objectionable” comments on the February 14 Pulwama attack that hurt her co-students’ sentiments, a varsity official said. Identified as Sadaf Zaffar, the second year student of Bachelor of Radiology and Imaging Technology (BRIT) was asked […]

Why is India afraid of holding plebiscite in Kashmir? asks Kamal Haasan

New Delhi, Feb 18: Tamil superstar-turned-politician Kamal Haasan on Monday asked why the government of India was not holding a plebiscite in Kashmir, asking what the government was ‘afraid of’. While referring to the current situation in Kashmir, Haasan said that if India wanted to prove that it is a “better country”, then it should […]

Traders body calls for nationwide market bandh on Monday

New Delhi, Feb 17: Traders’ body CAIT has called for a nationwide trade bandh on Monday to express solidarity with the families of security personnel martyred in the Pulwama militant attack. In a statement, the Confederation of All India Traders (CAIT) said commercial markets will remain closed and there will be no business activity. In […]

We will never compromise with country’s security: Naqvi

Lucknow, Feb 17: Senior BJP leader and Union minister for minority welfare Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi hinting strict action on the people involved in the Pulwama attack said that the Narendra Modi Government will never compromise with the national security. “The country’s security was always on the priority list of the Government and it will continue […]

Paramilitary convoy movement by road in JK to continue: MHA

New Delhi, Feb 17: Movement of paramilitary convoys by road for logistical and operational reasons will continue in Jammu and Kashmir as it is “necessary”, the Home Ministry said Sunday, even though it has increased air support to carry troops to the state. The statement came after 49 CRPF personnel were killed and five injured […]

India eyes ‘downgrading’ of Pak before IMF, World Bank

New Delhi, Feb 17: In its pursuits to build up pressure on Pakistan to act against militant groups and to make it feel economic distress, India will be now approaching Financial Action Task Force (FATF) with a dossier on Pakistani agencies’ links with the JeM and how the militant group is being aided by them. […]