The people of Jammu & Kashmir have repeatedly used the ballot to reaffirm their faith in the Union of India.
Team Modi takes shape with speculation surrounding the cabinet formation and the portfolio allocation.
As Prime Minister Narendra Modi is preparing to pay his maiden visit to Beijing (as Prime Minister), it necessary to come back on another visit, President Xi Jinping’s trip to Pakistan and the enormity of the ‘gifts’ that Chinese President brought in his luggage as he landed in Islamabad.
The need of the hour is to remain pragmatic without going overboard. There is no requirement to go to the other extreme to appease an insolent Pakistan.
Barely two hours after attending the Pakistan National Day reception as the Indian government’s representative, Minister of State (External Affairs) Gen V K Singh (retd) posted a series of cryptic tweets on Monday defining “duty” and “disgust”.
Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal today urged the Centre to open up trade with Pakistan through Hussainiwala border and demanded a special package for farmers in border areas to which the Prime Minister Narendra Modi assured his government is making “every effort to ensure overall development of the state”.
Punjab BJP, the alliance partner of ruling Shiromani Akali Dal in the state, today stressed on the need to curb durgs menace in stronger way as the state was facing problem of “narco-terrorism” from Pakistan.
Against the backdrop of Pakistan’s top diplomat in India meeting separatist Hurryiat leaders, BJP today cautioned Pakistan that its High Commission here should not become a centre of “anti-India” activity and said there is no scope for any third-party intervention in bilateral issues.
After a seven-year hiatus, Pakistan today showcased its growing military might, including tactical nuclear missiles and fighter jets, at a joint tri-service parade to celebrate the National Day in a symbolic show of strength in the war against the Taliban.
Outlawed Jamaat-ud-Dawah chief Hafiz Saeed today launched a ‘new movement’ for creating unity in Pakistan and implementing Sharia laws in the troubled country.