Truth and justice have prevailed: Modi on ICJ verdict

Truth and justice have prevailed: Modi on ICJ verdict

New Delhi, July 17 (IANS) Prime MInister Narendra Modi on Wednesday welcomed the International Court of Justice’s (ICJ) verdict to put on hold the death sentence of Kulbhushan Jadhav in an alleged espionage case, saying “truth and justice” have prevailed. “We welcome today’s verdict in the ICJ. Truth and justice have prevailed. Congratulations to the […]

BSF officer hits his target, gets into IAS

New Delhi, July 17 (IANS) Where there is a will there is a way stands true for Harpreet Singh, a Border Security Force (BSF) officer who has qualified for the prestigious Indian Administrative Service (IAS) as he cracked the civil services examination and made to the top 20. Taking to IANS, Singh, who quit BSF […]

Russia to deliver S-400 by April 2023: Govt

Russia to deliver S-400 by April 2023: Govt

New Delhi, July 17 (ANI): The deliveries of S-400 system from Russia will be made by April 2013, said Union minister of state for defence Shripad Naik on Wednesday in Lok Sabha. “A contract had been signed on 5 October 2018 for delivery of S-400 system from Russia. The deliveries are likely to be made […]

Mumbai building crash toll climbs to 14, rescue operations on

Mumbai building crash toll climbs to 14, rescue operations on

Mumbai, July 17 (IANS) The overnight death toll in Mumbai’s house crash climbed to 14 with three more bodies extricated from the rubble of the four-storied residential building, officials of the BMC Disaster Control said here on Wednesday. Another 23 persons have so far been rescued, many of them injured seriously, and rescue work is […]

Jadhav case: Pakistan ignored Vienna convention, bilateral treaty on consular access

Jadhav case: Pakistan ignored Vienna convention, bilateral treaty on consular access

New Delhi, July 17 (IANS) In denying India consular access to Kulbhushan Jadhav, sentenced to death by a Pakistani military court for alleged espionage, Pakistan has not only violated the Vienna Convention on diplomatic relations, Islamabad has also ignored a 2008 bilateral agreement on consular access. Islamabad has also stubbornly refused to agree to a […]

AAP Report Card: Water pipelines in Delhi slums still a dream

AAP Report Card: Water pipelines in Delhi slums still a dream

Residents fill their containers with drinking water from a municipal tanker in New Delhi, India, June 26, 2018. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi New Delhi, July 17 (IANS) The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP), which stormed into Delhi politics on the plank of providing piped water to all, has not and may not be able to provide piped water […]

US welcomes Kartarpur corridor construction

US welcomes Kartarpur corridor construction

US welcomes Kartarpur corridor construction. SHARE, SAVE, COMMENT. Morgan Ortagus. (Photo: Twitter/@statedeptspox) New Delhi/Washington, July 17 (IANS) The US has welcomed the construction of the Kartarpur corridor to link two Sikh shrines across the border between India and Pakistan, saying it supports anything that increases people-to-people ties between the two countries. US State Department spokesperson […]

BJP expels Champion for 6 years over pistol dance

Dehradun, July 17 (IANS) Uttarakhand Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) legislator Kunwar Pranav Singh Champion, suspended from the party for an indefinite period, was on Wednesday expelled from the party for six years, days after a video went viral showing him dancing with two pistols and a carbine, which raised safety and security concerns. The BJP […]

So far apart: India and Pakistan engage in war of claim, counter-claim

So far apart: India and Pakistan engage in war of claim, counter-claim

Supporters of Jamiat Talaba Islam (JTI), student wing of religious and political party Jamaat-e-Islami (JI), chant slogans as they celebrate, after Pakistan shot down two Indian military aircrafts, in Lahore, Pakistan February 27, 2019. REUTERS/Mohsin Raza/File Photo NEW DELHI, March 4 (Reuters) – An air strike by Indian warplanes inside Pakistan last week, and a […]

Kashmir parties for simultaneous assembly, LS polls

Srinagar, March 4 (PTI) The political parties of Kashmir Monday impressed upon the Election Commission of India (ECI) to hold the assembly polls in Jammu and Kashmir simultaneously with the upcoming Lok Sabha elections. The ECI Monday began a two-day visit to the state to assess the feasibility of holding the Lok Sabha and the […]

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