Sushma Swaraj meeting BNP leader upsets Awami League, allies


KOLKATA/DHAKA: As Indian Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj two-day Dhaka visit begins with her arrival in Dhaka this evening, her late evening scheduled meeting with BNP leader Khaleda Zia is set to upset ruling Awami League and its allies. The meeting will upset Prime Minister Begum Hasina’s  calculations in a big way as preparation for elections have More...

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By On Saturday, October 21st, 2017

We Have to counter Doklam-like situation: Says General Bipin Rawat

JAMMU : Army Chief General Bipin Rawat said on Saturday that the Army has to remain prepared to counter any Doklam-like situation along the Sino-India border.  Rawat, while speaking to reporters at a function here, More...

By On Thursday, October 12th, 2017

Arushi murder: Talwars Acquitted Of Daughter Aarushi’s Murder

ALLAHABAD : The Allahabad High Court on Thursday acquitted dentist couple Rajesh and Nupur Talwar and quashed their conviction in the murder of their teenage daughter Aarushi and domestic help Hemraj in Noida in More...

By RAJEEV RANJAN NAG On Saturday, October 7th, 2017

Kerala Govt Questions NIA Probe Into ‘Love Jihad’ Case

NEW DELHI : In a new twist to what has now come to be known as the ‘Kerala Love-Jihad’ case, the Pinarayi Vijayan government in Kerala rejected the claims made by the Centre’s National Investigation More...

By RAJEEV RANJAN NAG On Thursday, October 5th, 2017

National and state elections possible by Sept 18 next year: EC

 NEW DELHI/ BHOPAL : The Election Commission (EC) of India Wednesday clarified that it would be logistically ready to conduct simultaneously polls by September 2018. It must be noted that the EC has only informed More...

By On Tuesday, October 3rd, 2017

Srinagar Suicide Attack : Gunfire at BSF Camp, 3 Terrorists Killed

SRINAGAR: Four suicide attackers carrying a massive arsenal of guns and explosives broke into a Border Security Force (BSF) camp near the Srinagar airport before dawn today and opened fire, killing a  BSF jawan More...

By On Saturday, September 30th, 2017

BSF unearths tunnel being dug from Pakistan side in Jammu’s Arnia sector

JAMMU : : A day after Indian and Pakistan border guards held a flag meeting to discuss the border ceasefire violations, the BSF on Saturday detected a tunnel originating from the Pakistani side along the International More...

By RAJEEV RANJAN NAG On Saturday, September 30th, 2017

Death sentence of 15 Indians commuted to life term in Kuwait: Swaraj Thanks Emir of Kuwait

NEW DELHI Death sentence of 15 Indians, lodged in Kuwaiti jails, have been commuted to life imprisonment by the Emir of Kuwait, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said on Saturday.:commuted to life imprisonment More...

By RAJEEV RANJAN NAG On Tuesday, September 26th, 2017

Prez. Trump will no longer tolerate terror safe havens: Jim Mattis

NEW DELHI : In a major boost to India, US Defence Secretary Jim Mattis on Tuesday said that the administration of President Donald Trump will no longer tolerate terror safe havens anywhere in the world. There can More...

By On Tuesday, September 26th, 2017

Cops raid Delhi residence, but fail to nab Honeypreet

NEW DELHI : Armed with an arrest warrant, the Panchkula police on Tuesday morning raided a residence in New Delhi’s Greater Kailash but failed to nab Honeypreet Insaan – the most wanted fugitive accused More...