‘Don’t need it, won’t change stand’: Separatists as Govt scraps security after Pulwama killings

New Delhi, February 17: After the Government cracked the whip on pro-Pakistan elements in Kashmir by withdrawing the security cover extended to five top separatists, Hurriyat leaders reacted to the move calling it a “propaganda gimmick” while adding that they…

I can feel the anger in your hearts, says PM Modi in Bihar on Pulwama attack

New Delhi, February 17: Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said that he can feel the anger in the hearts of the people over the 14 February terror attack in Pulwama which killed over 40 CRPF jawans. Addressing a gathering…

ED forms its first task force to tackle drug money

NEW DELHI, February 17: A Special Task Force (STF) has been created in the Enforcement Directorate, the central agency that enforces the PMLA and FEMA laws in the country, to speed-up probing of money laundering cases emerging from illegal narcotics…

Terror attack should not be an excuse to persecute or harass people from J-K: Mehbooba

Srinagar, February 16: Former Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti Saturday cautioned that mischievous elements must not be allowed to use the Pulwama terror attack as “an excuse to persecute or harass people” from the state, saying the pain…

LS polls will bring “good result”, hopes Amartya Sen

Santiniketan (West Bengal), February 16: Nobel laureate and economist Amartya Sen has said primary education and healthcare have not received the desired attention in India, but sounded optimistic that the upcoming Lok Sabha elections will bring some “good results”. He…

Vadra says ‘witch hunt’ against him after ED attaches assets

New Delhi, February 16: Robert Vadra, Congress president Rahul Gandhi’s brother-in-law, Saturday termed as “witch hunt” the Enforcement Directorate’s action of attaching assets of a firm linked to him, and claimed that it showed “complete misuse of assertion of power”.…

‘It’s an attack on India,: Advani on Pulwama attack

New Delhi, February 16: Veteran BJP leader LK Advani Friday described the terrorist attack on a CRPF convoy in Jammu and Kashmir’ Pulwama as an attack on India and said the entire country should unitedly stand in firm support of…

J-K Home Secy to review security of separatists having links with ISI

New Delhi, February 16: Security of Kashmiri separatists having suspected links with Pakistani intelligence agency ISI will be withdrawn after an assessment by the Jammu and Kashmir administration, a top official said. The security review of all such individuals with…

India initiates steps to avenge Pulwama killings, summons Pakistan High Commissioner

New Delhi, February 15: Hours after withdrawing trade benefits accorded to Pakistan under the Most Favoured Nation (MFN) status, India on Friday summoned Pakistan High Commissioner Sohail Mahmood to the foreign office and issued a strong demarche in connection with…

Won’t forgive, will avenge Pulwama deaths: CRPF

New Delhi, February 15: The CRPF on Friday said it won’t “forget and forgive” but will “avenge” the death of 40 of its personnel in one of the worst terror attacks on its troops in Jammu and Kashmir. The country’s…