How real and big is the threat posed by ISIS and Al-Qaeda to India? Gurmeet Kanwal from Centre for Land and Warfare Studies explains that at present both the groups are not acting in concert with each other. The reason for this is that the present leadership of ISIS is too radical. At a point of time in the past, when they had gone to meet Osama Bin Laden, it is said that even he found them to be virulently radical compared to Al Qaeda.
At a recently concluded Munich Security Group meeting organised by the Observer Research Foundation, while addressing 70 international strategic experts, including key officials from the U.S., Israel and Afghanistan, Ajit Doval reminded that earlier NDA Government had proposed the need for a comprehensive convention on terror at the UN.
From Sajjad Hussain Islamabad, Oct 20 (PTI) Pakistan’s minority Hindu community leaders have asked Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to accept their demand for a public holiday on Diwali and announce a special aid package for them on the festival. Pakistan Hindu Council Patron-in-Chief Dr Ramesh Kumar Vankwani, also a ruling party legislator, said that […]
In the wilderness for a long time, former military ruler General Pervez Musharraf has made an anti-India rant by saying Pakistan needs to “incite” those “fighting” in Kashmir.
A team of UN military observers has visited the villages along the International Border with India to get first-hand information on the situation, Pakistani officials said today.
At least five persons were killed today when a suicide bomber blew himself up in a peace committee meeting in Pakistan’s troubled Khyber tribal district near Afghan border.
Indian Army’s firm response to the Pakistani Army’s unprovoked firing from across the LoC at unarmed, innocent civilians in Jammu sector and has sent a strong message the the power corridors of the neighbouring nation. Government’s response to the current escalated tension has been appreciated by everybody in India.