Latest

Two MPs from Jammu region took oath in Dogri Language - what it means ?

By Sant Kumar SharmaOne of the most glorious chapters in statecraft and courageous victories was written by Maharaja Ranjit Singh. A Sikh ruler who consolidated his hold over Punjab, not as we know it today, but the Punjab of yore of which Lahore was the seat of power. The Lahore durbar, as his kingdom was referred to, in popular parlance, ruled large parts of what is Afghanistan today, many parts of what is Pakistan, and Jammu and Kashmir of today, as also parts of J&K under illegal occupation ..

NIA Arrests Accused Mohammad Arif Ghulam bashir Dharampuria in Falah-i-Insaniyat Foundation (FIF) terror funding case

NIA has arrested an accused Mohammad Arif Ghulambashir Dharampuria (44 years) r/o Mota Parasiwad, Valsad, Gujarat on 12.06.2019. 2. The accused was evading his examination and arrest by hiding himself in Dubai, UAE for long. Accordingly, a Look Out Circular (LOC) was issued by NIA and he was detained at Indira Gandhi International Airport, New Delhi on 12.06.2019 on his arrival from Dubai. 3. This is the fifth arrest in this case which is related to receiving of terror funds being sent by FIF operators ..

Why Delimitation is needed in Jammu and Kashmir?

( In case the Delimitation Commission would work honestly the backward distantly placed areas like Doda, Kathua, Rajouri, Udhampur , Kupwara, Kargil / Leh districts would surely see more MLAs under the provisions of J&K representation of People Act 19..

2 terrorists killed by security forces in Sopore

  The joint team of 22 RR, CRPF and Police successfully eliminated two terrorists in Dangerpura village, Sopore today. The security forces got information about the presence of two terrorists in the area. They immediately cordoned off the area and started search operation to nab the terrorists but they opened fire and in the ensuing encounter, the two terrorists were killed. The educational institution and internet services were closed down as a matter of precautionary measure during this ..

Pakistan will be biggest loser: Noted economist Kaiser Bengali says Pakistan rupee will be 200 a dollar by year-end

  Pakistani rupee is continuously getting devalued. The noted Pakistani economist Kaiser Bengali said, “This knee-jerk reaction of the market will continue. Given our large deficit and high debt ratio, the rupee will continue to decline. The rupee will be 200 a dollar by year-end.” As per the report of ‘The Print’, Pakistan is experiencing a familiar boom-and-bust cycle: debt is soaring, inflation is rocketing, and reserves are falling after a deficit blowout. The ..

Security forces gave opportunity to Jaish terrorist to surrender

  The Security forces arrested a Jaish-e-Mohammad terrorist from Tral, Kashmir. Acting on the tip-off, a joint team of 42 RR, 180 CRPF, and Police sieged the Nagpathri area of Tral. During the search operation, the security forces found that Mohammad Maqbool Ganai, resident of Gungtu, Tral, has recently become an active terrorist of the proscribed terror organization Jaish-e-Mohammad and hiding in a house.  The terrorist was married and had two small kids; therefore, the security ..

1 stone pelter died during CASO in Shopian

  On Wednesday, one stone-pelter killed in clashed with the security forces in Shopian district of Kashmir. As per the reports, the youth took to the street and started pelting stones on the security forces, who had launched a cordon and search operation in Pinjura area. The youth pelted stone to disrupt the anti-terrorism operation. The security forces used tear gas to disperse the berserk mob of stone-pelters that lead to the death of a stone-pelter and injuries to at least twenty other. ..

50 stone-pelters injured in clashes near encounter site in South Kashmir's Kulgam

  Over 50 stone-pelters injured during the clashes with the security forces near the gunfight site in South Kashmir’s Kulgam district on Wednesday. Four of them are reported to have been critically injured. The clashes erupted soon after the encounter broke out between the terrorists and the security forces at Tazipora-Mohammad pora during wee hours. According to the reports soon after the stone-pelters came to know about the encounter they started pelting stones on the security ..

From ‘Divider in Chief’ to ‘Modi United India’: Time Magazine tone changed after post poll electoral victory of BJP

 Barely a month back the US based TIME magazine called Prime Minister Narender Modi ‘Divider in Chief’ but with the thumping electoral victory of BJP under the leadership of Modi the same magazine said ‘Modi has united India like no..

Family members of 51 BJP workers killed in West Bengal will attend the swearing-in ceremony of PM Modi

  BJP has invited the families of 51 BJP workers from West Bengal, who have lost their lives in the poll-related violence, to attend the swearing-in ceremony in Delhi on May 30. The saffron party has registered a landslide victory in the recently concluded Lok Sabha elections under the leadership of Prime Minister Narender Modi. The party which could win only 2 seats, in 2014, with 17% votes, has now won 18 seats with 40% vote share, which clearly reflects the surge of the saffron party ..

2 suspected Pakistan spies arrested from outside the Army Camp in Jammu

2 suspected Pakistan spies arrested from outside the Army Camp in Jammu..

Kashmir hoteliers are on the verge of bankruptcy as occupancy rate of hotels and houseboats plummets to 10%

  With the 10% occupancy rate, the Kashmir hoteliers are on the verge of bankruptcy mentions a report of “Greater Kashmir”. The continuous loss will push the tourism players towards dire straits. Since Pulwama attack, the situation has worsened and the daily news on encounters between security forces and terrorists are creating the wrong image of Kashmir though not the entire Kashmir valley is problematic. “I had invested over Rs 20 crore on setting up a mid-range ..

One terrorist killed in ongoing encounter at Kulgam

  A terrorist was killed in the wee hours of Wednesday morning in an ongoing gunfight between the security forces and the terrorists. The joint forces of Rashtriya Rifles (RR), Special Operations Group (SOG) of the state police and Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) carried out a cordon and search operation on late evening Tuesday in Kulgam district’s Tazipora village, after getting a tip-off about the presence of terrorists in the area. As soon as the security forces reached near ..

Worried over the future of dynasty politics, Lalu says Rahul Gandhi's adamancy to quit his post as Congress president is suicidal

  RJD Chief Lalu Prasad Yadav termed Rahul Gandhi’s stubbornness to leave the post of Congress president as "suicidal" for Congress party and the other social and political forces battling against Sangh Parivar. As per a report published in English paper ‘The Telegraph’, Lalu said, it means falling in the trap of BJP. He went on to state that the new leader of Congress would be painted as Rahul and Sonia Gandhi’s puppet therefore, Rahul shall not give such opportunity ..

Security forces launched CASO in Kokernag area of Anantnag district

  After getting the tip-off about the presence of terrorists at a village of Kokernag area of Anantnag district today, the security forces launched a cordon and search operation. According to police, the security forces have sieged around Kehripora village in Soad Shali area. The intense CASO was launched jointly by 9RR of the army, 164 BN CRPF and SOG of Jammu and Kashmir Police in the area. ..

BIMSTEC leaders invited to attend the swearing-in ceremony of PM Narender Modi

  The leaders of BIMSTEC (The Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi-Sectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation) are going to attend the swearing-in ceremony of Prime Minister Narender Modi. BJP registered a landslide victory in the recently concluded Lok Sabha election and decimated all the opposition parties. The Government of India (GoI) has sent invitations to BIMSTEC leaders and the Presidents of Kyrgyzstan and Mauritius.  About BIMSTEC The BIMSTEC is a regional organisation ..

J&K Govt amends reservation rules: Only families residing on LOC, IB for 15 years will get reservation

 The Social Welfare Department Jammu and Kashmir (J&K) issued a communique on Monday and amended the reservation rules for people living on Line of Control (LOC) and International Border (IB) in the state.As per SRO 321, in exercise of the powers conferred by Section 23 of the Jammu and Kashmir Reservation Act 2004 and all other relevant provisions of law in this behalf, the Government of Jammu and Kashmir hereby directs that clause (III) of Rule 21 of the Jammu and Kashmir Reservation Rules, ..

Time for Congress to get an Amit Shah: Mehbooba Mufti

  Conceding the defeat in the Lok Sabha Election 2019, the former Chief Minister of Jammu and Kashmir (J&K) Mehbooba Mufti congratulated Narendra Modi. She also advised to Congress that it should get someone like BJP president Amit Shah. Praising the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) for achieving a clean sweep across the country, Mufti said, "Congratulations to Narendra Modi Ji for a historic mandate. Today surely belongs to BJP and it's allies. Time for Congress to get an Amit Shah."  ..

People voted for the courageous and bold steps taken by Prime Minister Narendra Modi: Jugal Kishore Sharma

  The sitting MP and BJP’s candidate from Jammu parliamentary seat Jugal Kishore Sharma said people voted for the “courageous and bold steps” taken by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Sharma is leading against his rival Raman Bhalla of Congress by over 1,41,111 votes on Jammu seat. While interacting with reporters outside the counting centre Sharma said, “It is vote for the courageous and bold steps taken Prime Minister Narendra Modi during last five year of his ..

RSLP leader Upendra Kushwaha calls for picking up weapons on the pretext of protecting votes

  In a purported video, the Rashtriya Lok Samata Party (RSLP) leader Upendra Kushwaha was seen supporting violence while addressing a press conference in Patna. He said that Mahagathbandhan (grand alliance) workers and the people of Bihar should not shy away from picking up weapons if require to protect their votes.  Recalling the remarks of former Bihar CM Karpoori Thakur, popularly known as Jan Nayak, who once said that even picking up weapons was justified if it was done for ..

GDC Kathua lecturer Nazir Sheikh booked for promoting communal violence

  The Kistwar police have booked a contractual college lecturer, Nazir Sheikh, posted in Govt. Degree College (GDC) Kathua for posting objectional comments with the communal overture on social media, which had the potential of flaring-up communal tensions. His comments were directly targeted at Hindu, wherein he warned the Hindu community to not to support BJP and mess with Muslims otherwise they would be killed like Parihar Brothers, who were killed by suspected terrorists last year in ..

2 terrorists killed in ongoing gunfight with security forces in Kulgam

 Clamping on terrorism in Kashmir, the security forces have neutralized two terrorists in Gopalpora area of south Kashmir’s Kulgam district on Wednesday. As per the reports, the joint team of the army’s 34RR and SOG came under heavy firing during the cordon and search operation in Gopalpora village in the wee hours. The security forces initiation fired some shots in the air to allow terrorists to surrender but the terrorists opened fire on the security forces and the gunfight ensued. ..

Tough days for Pakistan: Milk sold at 190, apple at 400 and mutton at 1100 kg during Ramzan

 Pakistan is going through a very tough time, as Prime Minister Imran Khan is not able to control either inflation or dwindling value of Pakistan currency. The country is going through a very tough phase as its citizens are forced to pay a hefty amou..

Punya Prasun Bajpai predicts 35+ seats for DMK though it contested only on 20 seats

  Since the exit polls have been released and most of these polls are predicting about the thumping victory of NDA, the Lutyens media, liberals and the opposition are in a fix. Some are even in denial mode. But the veteran journalist Punya Prasun Bajpai went a step ahead and predicted more seats for DMK than the party has contested in this Lok Sabha election. Though the final results will be declared on May 23 and it is yet to be seen whether the speculations will become reality but it is ..

86 terrorists neutralized this year: Lt Gen Ranbir Singh

  Northern Command Army Commander, Lt Gen Ranbir Singh on Monday said that security forces have been able to neutralize 86 terrorists so far in this year. Asserting that the situation is under control in Kashmir, Singh said, the operation will continue in the same manner. He even asserted that the security forces have been successful in bringing back many youths to the mainstream.During a function for distribution of educational scholarship among the selected youth of the state, Singh said, ..

How Lutyens media and liberals reacted to exit poll results that predict Modi wave

 With the release of the exit polls that depict the thumping victory of NDA, the Lutyens media and liberals are finding it difficult to hide their frustration over it. The recent trends in the electoral politics of India clearly show that Prime Minister Narender Modi is going to repeat and become the Prime Minister for the second time. Here are the reactions of some of them:  ..

Jammuites protest against discrimination: Forced to pay Rs 200 for a travel distance of 60 kilometer whereas it is free in Kashmir Valley

  Jammuites are up the ante against the discriminatory treatment of Jammu. The protest was onsetted against National Highway Authority of India (NHAI), for the recent hike in toll tax at Ban Toll Plaza between Jammu and Udhampur. While addressing the gathering, Jitender Vermani, president Beopar Mandal, said that on the one hand State Governor announced to reduce the toll tax in Kashmir Division besides planning to abolish toll tax from the civilians but on the other hand, toll tax in Jammu ..

Exit Polls predicts no seat for Mehbooba Mufit in J&K, BJP retains 2, Congress 1, NC 3

  Most of the exit polls predict that PDP will not be able to secure even a single seat in Jammu and Kashmir. The Times Now-VMR exit polls have predicted that BJP is going to retain 2 seats whereas National Conference (NC) and Congress combine will secure 4 seats in the northernmost state of India. The exit polls have predicted that BJP and PDP voting share will be 30.6% and 10% respectively.  According to the News Nation exit poll, the BJP is likely to bag 33% vote share and the Congress ..

Constitution of J&K states that it is an integral part of India: MoS PMO Dr. Jitendra Singh

  Taking a potshot at National Conference (NC), Congress and other such groups over their hypocrisy to call Kashmir an issue though the entire state of Jammu and Kashmir (J&K) undisputedly belongs to India, Minister of State (MoS), Prime Minister Office (PMO) Dr. Jitendra Singh said the so-called Kashmir issue is a political ‘myth’ created by them. He said that the Constitution of J&K itself states that it is an integral part of India. He added that they have a vested ..

Illegal ‘TEDx Srinagar’ event cancelled, original TEDx official says, ‘no such prog was on’

  The unknown organizers” of TEDx Srinagar event cancelled it on Thursday after the real TEDx organizers confirmed that they are not holding any such event in Kashmir. The event, was to be organised on June 12, 2019, created much buzz in Kashmir because the pictures of Dr. Sheikh Javid, Sonam Lotus, Syed Mujtaba Rizvi, Riyaz Ah Beigh, Javid Parsa, Dr. Shah Faesal, Dr. Arpan Jain, Tariq Ghani, and Parvez Imroz were displayed in the advertisement. Some of the big famed Kashmiris like ..

Need to review Article 370 and Article 35A in J&K- Rajnath

 Senior BJP leader and the Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh said there is a need to ascertain whether Article 370 and Article 35A have benefited or adversely affected the state of Jammu and Kashmir (J&K). Singh’ remark came at a crucial ti..

Two Hizbul terrorists killed in Panzgaam of Pulwama

 Two terrorists were eliminated by the security forces in Pulwama early this morning. Both the killed terrorists were of proscribed terrorist organization Hizbul Mujahideen. One of the terrorists has been identified as Showkat Ahmed and the identity of the second terrorist is ascertained. Showkat Ahmed was active in the valley for the last four years and AK 56 was recovered from him.  The encounter broke out between terrorists and security forces at around 2:10 am in Pulwama's Panzam. ..

Intelligence agencies put Kashmir valley on high alert during Ramzan

 Intelligence agencies has alerted about the possible terror attack on defence installations on May 23, when the Lok Sabha election results will be declared. According to the sources, Pakistan based terror group Jaish-e-Muhammad with ISI support is planning an unprecedented attack in Kashmir valley. The Kashmir Valley has been put on a 3-day alert. As per ANI, the terrorists are likely to target Srinagar and Awantipora air bases.   Incidentally, May 23 is also the 17th day of Ramzan, ..

Bureaucrat turned politician Shah Faesal tried to play victimhood on his birthday, Twitter showed him reality

  Bureaucrat turned politician Shah Faesal tried to play victimhood on his birthday in the most awkward way. Stating that he turned 36, Faesal writes on tweeter that not many youths in Kashmir get that privilege, hinting that most youths in Kashmir do not reach the age of 36.  Though he tried to score political goals with his tweet yet tweeter user showed him the reality. They even reminded him that he is trying to peddle a false narrative and Kashmir is one of the topmost states in ..

Nuclear Test Ban Organisation invites India to become an Observer

 The Comprehensive Nuclear-Test-Ban Treaty Organisation (CTBTO) has invited India to become an Observer. The organisation has also shown its willingness to allow India to access International Monitoring System data. According to the organization, this will help India in making an informed decision on ratifying a much-debated nuclear disarmament treaty. Lassina Zerbo, the executive secretary of the Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty Organization (CTBTO), said, "I am not asking India to ratify ..

Pakistan’s currency at its lowest ebb against US dollars

   The Pakistani rupee dropped to 147 rupees to the dollar on Thursday morning. The currency of the country had hit at the lowest after the government reached a preliminary agreement with the IMF for $6 billion bailout. The Pakistani rupees traded at 141 to the dollar earlier this week. Though government officials met currency dealers to find out the ways to stabilize the currency yet it failed to generate the desired results as the currency has further plummeted within a week.  &n..

It is considered an achievement to convert a Hindu to Islam: Report on religious minorities in Pakistan

 Recently to a report on condition of religious minorities that is compiled by the Members of the European Parliament (MEP) released in Brussels on May 13, 2019. The report was prepared by MEPs Alberto Cirio, Fulvio Martusciello, Ryszard Czarnecki, Indrek Tarand and Heinz K. Becker. The report contains figures and facts on the institutionalized discrimination and the oppression faced by religious minorities at the hands of majority community in Pakistan.   Decline in population ..

UGC advises students not to seek admission in POJK institutions

  The higher education regulators of India have issued advisory to the students not to take admission in the colleges and universities in Pakistan Occupied Jammu and Kashmir (POJK). According to the UGC advisory, the students are warned that the institutions in POJK neither established, run nor have the approval of the Indian state. The advisory came after it came to the notice that two dozen students from J&K were exploring the possibility of taking admission in POJK institutions.  ..

3 terrorists killed, 1 soldier martyred in encounter in Pulwama

  In a joint anti-terror operation of Troops of the Central Reserve Police Force, Rashtriya Rifles and Special Operations Group in Jammu and Kashmir’s Pulwama, security forces have successfully eliminated three terrorists. In this encounter, one soldier was martyred, another two soldiers and a civilian got injured.  The terrorists were holed up in a house in Dalipora area, near the police station in Pulwama. The operation is going on and the internet has been snapped in the area. ..

Intelligence agencies are on high alert as terrorists are planning major strikes on Buddha Purnima

  Intelligence agencies are on high alert since it has received specific inputs that the terrorists are planning to carry out strikes in multiple locations in the country on Buddha Purnima. As per the reports, three terrorists have infiltrated in the country through Nepal and have reached Bandipora in Jammu and Kashmir.    According to the report, the Bangladesh-based terror group Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB) has trained a female suicide bomber to carry out the ..

US clamping on ‘Atankistan’: Pak FM says three officials were denied visa by America

  After squeezing the funding of Pakistan over its overt support to terrorists in the country, US has now denied visit visas to three senior officials of Pakistan. The three Pakistani officials were identified by Dawn newspaper as joint secretary, additional secretary, and director general, passport. The Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi disclosed about this latest development in Islamabad yesterday during the briefing in the National Assembly Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs. ..

Wanted Jaish Terrorist, carrying 2 lakh reward on his head arrested from Srinagar

  A special team of Delhi Police arrested wanted Jaish-e-Mohammed terrorist, Abdul Majeed Baba, from Srinagar. He is a resident of Magrepora district of Sopore. He will be brought to Delhi today for questioning. Mujeed was apprehended by Delhi Police, in 2007 with a huge cache of arms and ammunition that was to be used for bomb blasts in Delhi. Along with him and Pakistani terrorist Shahid Gafoor, two other terrorists were also nabbed by Delhi Police. But in 2013, the lower court in Delhi ..

Minor girl raped in Ganderbal, accused arrested

Minor girl raped in Ganderbal, accused arrested..

After intense protest over different cut-off marks for the post of PO in Kashmir and Jammu, J&K Bank declares uniform cut-off across the state

 Bowing to the intense protest against the J&K Bank’s decision to have different cut-off marks for Kashmir and Jammu, the Bank on Monday announced a uniform cut-off of 40 marks for Probationary Officer (Preliminary) examination across the s..

JK Governor orders for fast track investigation in Bandipora rape case

  Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik asked the police to complete its investigation in the 3-year-old girl rape in Bandipora on a fast track basis. The state police have constituted the Special Investigation Team (SIT) and one person has already been arrested in this connection. The governor has also directed the Divisional Commissioner and the Inspector General of Police of Kashmir to personally monitor the investigation, an official spokesman said. The spokesman also stated that ..

Bandipora rape case: Why does Lutyens media and liberal are silent on this brutal rape

 In yet another case of brutality with children, a 3-year-old girl was raped in Bandipore, Kashmir. But the Lutyens media and liberals, who otherwise remain vocal, have preferred to remain silent because of the obvious fact that both the perpetrator and the victim are Muslims and the brutal raped has happened in the month of Ramadan. Even the Bollywood stars remained silent on the matter of this gruesome rape. The conspicuous points to note here was that 1. The rape of a child happened in Kashmir; ..

#Abrogate Article 35A: Mothers in J&K must get the right to fulfill their responsibility towards children

 Mother plays an important role in shaping the future of her children. She makes a lot many sacrifices to ensure a good education, job, house and a bright future for her children. With the focus of the central government on women empowerment, today&#..

DC Leh Avnay Lavasa level allegation against Indian Army without making any investigation, Army says the allegation is motivated to tarnish its image

  In a surprise move to tarnish the image of Indian Army, DC Leh Avny Lavasa, an IAS officer, who is also assigned as District Election Officer for Ladakh Parliamentary seat leveled allegation against Indian Army. It is for the first time in the history of Independent India that an IAS officer questioned the credibility without making any investigation into the matter. The complaint against Army was moved by Congress party leader and two independent candidates Azager Ali Karbali and Sajad ..

NCM asks Sam Pitroda to tender unconditional apology to Sikh community over his remark on 1984 riots

  The National Commission for Minorities has issued a notice to Sam Pitroda yesterday for saying ‘1984 mein hua to hua’ which has hurt the religious sentiments of the Sikh Community. Commission has asked Pitroda to explain his views on his remarks and tender an unconditional apology to the Sikh community. Congress leader Sam Pitroda kicked off massive controversy by trivializing the 1984 riots, in which thousands of Sikhs lost their lives.  A long-time loyalist of the ..

Former R&AW officer exposed UPA's Policy on Terror, says- "Previous regimes went soft on radicalization and terrorism"

 Amar Bhushan, former Research and Analysis Wing (RAW) Officer, (Courtesy: Oneindia)   In a startling revelation Amar Bhushan, former Research and Analysis Wing (RAW) Officer, said that the agencies never got a free hand to act against radicalization and terrorism down South. In an interview with the OneIndia, Bhushan made this statement. He went on to state that it is unfair to accuse the agencies of reacting late in South India. He said, when there are governments which latch ..

From saffron terror to saffronisation of Congress: Digvijay performs Yagna, made cops in civil uniform to wear saffron scarves to woo Hindu voters

   Congress is going through a tough time, as the grand old party was losing the power quickly in India. In 2014, the party was reduced in India to only 44 seats in Lok Sabha. The party’s anti-Hindu stance started coming to the fore and the leadership of Congress realized after its debacle in 2014 itself. Therefore, a party that was instrumental in coining the term ‘saffron terror’ is making everything to reverse their image as an anti-Hindu party. In the latest endeavor, ..

“Chowkidar Chor Hai” jibe: Rahul Gandhi tendered unconditional apology to Apex Court

  Congress President Rahul Gandhi tendered unconditional apology in the Supreme Court for attributing the ‘Chowkidar Chow hai’ jibe against Prime Minister Modi to the court’s order on Rafale Review plea. He said he has "unintentionally and inadvertently" linked its Rafale case order to his "Chowkidar chor hai" phrase against Prime Minister Narendra Modi.   On April 10, Rahul Gandhi said that the Supreme Court order says, “Chowkidar Chor Hai” during ..

China bans Muslims from fasting during Ramzan

  Ramadan, or Ramzan, is a time of spiritual reflection and increased devotion for Muslims. To mark Ramadan, Muslims across the world will keep Roza, a holy fast from sunrise to sunset. While Muslims across the world would keep fast (Roza), the Uighur Muslims, in Xinjiang, were not allowed to take part in fasting. China has put a ban on civil servants, students and children in a mainly-Muslim region of Xinjiang from taking part in fasting. China's ruling Communist party is officially atheist ..

Rahul Gandhi’s promise a mere Jumla: Congress leader Kamal Nath says loan waiver of farmer is not possible in 10 days

  In the latest turn of events, Congress leader and Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh says complete loan waiver for farmers is not possible in 10 days because nobody has a magic wand. It is important to note here that Rahul Gandhi and Congress promised that farmers’ loan would be waived off within 10 days if Congress comes to power in Madhya Pradesh. In fact, Rahul Gandhi has touted this as one of his achievements through the campaigning for 2019 Lok Sabha elections. In response ..

Give me 50 crore, I will get Modi killed in 24hrs: Tej Bahadur Yadav, sacked BSF jawan and SP candidate from Varanasi

  In a shocking video, the sacked BSF jawan and SP candidate Tej Bahadur Yadav, who candidature was recently cancelled by the Election Commission, agreed to kill Prime Minister Narender Modi for Rs 50 crore. In this video, the sacked BSF jawan could be seen in an intoxicated state.  In this video, Yadav could be seen chatting with other men over drinks and food. He could be seen in the intoxicated state and in the conversation with one of them, Yadav said, give me 50 crores and ..

Muslims call for boycott of Chinese products to oppose atrocities on Uighur Muslims in China

  In a sign of solidarity for the cause of Uighur Muslims of China, many observant Muslims across the world calling for a boycott of Chinese products during Ramzan. A campaign with the hashtag #FastFromChina is running on Twitter to persuade the Muslims across the world to avoid using Chinese products in the month of Ramzan in response to the Chinese maltreatment of Uighur Muslims.  China is facing criticism from across the globe over its treatment to Uighur Muslim population in ..

One more Jaish terrorist shunned the path of violence, returned to mainstream

 A Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) terrorist from Pulwama district of Jammu and Kashmir, laid down his arms and returned to the mainstream on Sunday. However, the Police did not disclose his identity. The police spokesman said the identity of the youth stands protected.Dozens of terrorists have laid down their arms in Kashmir since 2017 when police announced that they will accept the offer to surrender of local terrorists even during ongoing encounters. Most of these terrorists have returned home after ..

SC junks plea against ban on civilian traffic movement on J&K highway

 Today, the Supreme Court of India disposed of the plea against ban on civilian traffic movement on the National Highway between Srinagar and Baramulla after the Jammu and Kashmir government said the restrictions are in place only till May 31. The plea was filed by Vice President Jammu and Kashmir Awami National Conference (ANC) Muzaffar Ahmad Shah.    Last week the Apex Court issued notices to both Central and Jammu and Kashmir governments, asking them to file responses within ..

An Open Letter to Separatists by A Kashmiri Muslim Student

A Kashmiri Student , a first time voter, who believes in democracy , writes an open letter to the Separatists   You analyse the elections of “Anantnaag”, the smallest Loksabha constituency of Jammu Kashmir, without any bias, and you understand terrorism and also the roots of terrorism in J & K. This is the onlyLoksabha seat in India, where, due to security reasons, the elections are held in three phases. Today is the last phase of voting and Geelani has called for ..

Pakistan has "created terrorist groups to be a tool" against India: Ex-CIA acting director

   Former CIA acting director Michael Morell said that Pakistan is the most dangerous country across the globe and supports terrorist groups as a tool. While speaking in a podcast discussion with Kurt Campbell and Rich Verma, Morell made this startling revelation. Campbell, former Assistant Secretary of State for East Asian Affairs and Verma, former US Ambassador to India, have regularly been hosting ‘The Tealeaves’ Podcast of the Asia Group. Morell played a key role in ..

500 Facebook friends of BSF Jawan Tej Bahadur Yadav are from Pakistan

500 Facebook friends of BSF Jawan Tej Bahadur Yadav are from Pakistan..

Significant dip in local terrorist recruitment and stone-pelting in Kashmir this year

   As per the official report, the law and order situation is improving in Kashmir. The local terrorist recruitment, stone-pelting, and protest are lowest in Kashmir this year. Since, 2016 summer, the situation has improved on the ground and there is an overall improvement by 60%, reveals an official report. According to the report, “efforts put in by families of youth, hectic counseling of youth at the district level and the joint strategy of police and other security agencies ..

After being denied funds from global community Pakistan sought support from Tobacco company to boost staggering economy

 Pak PM Imran Khan anti-tobacco activist (Left); Pak PM Imran Khan receives a cheque of Rs5 million from Guy Meldrum, regional director of the British American Tobacco (Right)  Prime Minister Imran Khan received a cheque of Rs5 million from Guy Meldrum, regional director of the British American Tobacco, for the Diamer-Bhasha and Mohmand Dams Fund at PM Office on Tuesday. It was done in clear violation of Article 5.3 of the World Health Organisation’s (WHO) Framework Convention on Tobacco ..

After surgical strike on terrorism, India now preparing for diplomatic strike on Pakistan: FM says ‘will ask Financial Action Task Force (FATF) to put Pakistan on a blacklist of countries’

  India will ask the global money laundering and terror finance watchdog, the Financial Action Task Force (FATF), to put Pakistan on the blacklist of countries fail to meet international standards in stopping financial crime, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said on Thursday.    Pakistan is already placed under the grey list of FATF, a global money laundering and terror finance watchdog because the country has failed to curb money laundering and terror financing. Jaitley ..

Congress confused over the surgical strikes that happened during UPA regime

  Congress claims for surgical seen comical rather than real, as its number has been changing frequently. The party’s claim for the surgical strike was given in response to the cross-border strikes during the NDA regime. Surprisingly, Director-General of Military Operations (DGMO) is also unaware of any such strikes. In response to the specific questions, asked under RTI Act, about the surgical strikes carried out between 2004 and 2014, the DGMO has already replied that there is no ..

Another major embarrassment for Pakistan: EU slammed Imran Khan over treatment of minorities

  European Union (EU) expressed its concern over the persecution of minorities in Pakistan and threatened to suspend all subsidies and trade preferences to Islamabad if it does not take measures to "dismantle" its "discriminatory system". 51 mem..

Citizens showed mirror to Pakistan: Listing of Masood Azhar as global terrorist is a huge embarrassment

  The chief of the proscribed terror organization Jaish-e-Mohammad, Masood Azhar was listed as the global terrorist yesterday by UNSC’s 1267 sanctions sub-committee. Though the listing of the chief of Pakistan based terror group should have been a matter of embarrassment yet the Pakistani establishment was shamelessly patting its back for the listing. They were happy that the resolution passed in UNSC does not mention Pulwama or Kashmir while listing of Masood Azhar, a Pakistani national, ..

Policeman shot at in Srinagar

  Terrorists shot at Muhammad Ilyas, policeman, at Khanyar in old city here on Wednesday evening. He was returning home after offering Isha prayers at Kaw Mohalla Khanyar when terrorists shot at him. He immediately moved to SMHS hospital where his condition is stated as critical. According to the sources, he sustained head injuries. Police have launched massive search operation in the area to nab the terrorists. This is the second incident of its kind in less than a week in Srinagar. On ..

Bizzare comment of Karnataka minister, says “People who vote for secular parties get better academic results”

 JDS Leader HD Revanna    In a bizarre manifestation of politics over secularism and communalism, Senior JDS leader HD Revanna, brother of Karnataka CM HD Kumaraswamy came up with a strange claim. He said, those people who vote for secular parties like JDS in elections will get better results academically, reports TV9.   Referring to the SSLC or Class 10 results, which were announced in state on Tuesday, HD Revanna, claimed that the regions of Dakshina Kannada ..

Huge diplomatic win: UNSC declares Masood Azhar a global terrorist, read what happens next..

   In a big diplomatic victory of India, the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) has designated Masood Azhar as a global terrorist. The UNSC 1267 Sanction Committee today put terrorist Masood Azhar on ISIL (Da’esh) and Al-Qaeda Sanction list. The all-weather friend of Pakistan, China has also not put any technical halt this time.    Effects of Ban • Pakistan is now bound to close down terrorist camps and Madrasas run by Masood Azhar. • Azhar̵..

Journalists erred while targeting Modi: Failed to understand the difference between MLA and MP

 In his recent election rally in Serampore, West Bengal PM Modi dropped a bombshell on Mamta Banerjee when he said that 40 MLAs belonging to Trinamool Congress (TMC) are in touch with him. He even asserted that lotus will bloom and her MLAs will desert her after May 23. Though he categorically said 40 of the Trinamool Congress MLAs are in touch with him yet the journalists tried to twist the word from MLAs to MPs. Here are few tweets of journalists and intellectuals who could not understand the ..

MHA issued notice to Rahul Gandhi, sought response within 15 days over his citizenship

  Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) has issued a notice to the Congress President Rahul Gandhi over the controversy of his citizenship. The notice was issued on the basis of the representation made by BJP MP Subramanian Swamy in which he has revealed that a company named Backops Limited was registered in the United Kingdom in the year 2003. MHA has cited documents of the British company BackOps where Rahul Gandhi filed returns as a British citizen and sought a response from him within 10 days. ..

JK police busted JeM module in Awantipora, four terrorists arrested

  Jammu and Kashmir police apprehended four terrorists on Monday in connection with their involvement in grenade attacks, planting explosives in the Pulwama district of J&K. Police superintendent Tahir Saleem Khan identified three of the accused as Murtaza, Aqib, and Irfan-ul-Haq. The identity of the fourth terrorist has not been disclosed yet. Khan said the four were involved in the terror activities of Jaish-e-Mohammad in Pulwama’s Tral and Awantipora areas.  The security ..

Intel agencies identified 4 Jaish terrorists, who killed 50-year-old RSS leader in Kishtwar

   Central Intelligence Agencies have identified four Jaish-e-Mohammad terrorists, who had killed the 50-year-old Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) leader Chandrakant Sharma and his Personal Security Officer Rajinder Kumar. The terrorists killed Sharma and his PSO inside the district hospital in Kishtwar on April 9. They had fired indiscriminately at Sharma, a pharmacist at the hospital and had also decamped with Kumar's weapon. Sharma was a top RSS leader who had worked for the ..

Locals pelted stones on security forces in Pulwama

  After getting specific inputs about the presence of terrorists in Murran area of southern Pulwama district, the security forces went to nab the terrorists on Sunday but locals resorted to stone pelting to shield the terrorists. The CASO was jointly launched by Jammu & Kashmir police, Army’s Rashtriya Rifles (RR) and Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF). According to the sources, locals clashed with the security forces after it launched CASO in this area. The determined ..

J&K police arrested 2 Jaish terrorists, OGW involved in Chanapora attack

  J&K police arrested 2 Jaish-e-Mohammad terrorists and Over Ground Worker (OGW), who were involved in the attack on a police post in Chanapora, on Sunday. Though terrorists tried to snatch the weapons from the policemen yet they failed in their attempt. The SSP identified the arrested terrorists as Mushtaq, Junaid, and Latief. Junaid, the senior superintendent of police (SSP) of Srinagar Haseeb Mughal said, was involved in a number of stone-pelting cases, while Lateef is an overground ..

Sri Lanka bans burqas, calls it a security risk and a flag of fundamentalism

 In the aftermath of the series of bombings on Easter Sunday that killed more than 250 people and wounded at least 500 in Sri Lankan churches and hotels, the President of Sri Lanka banned burqa in the country.  Calling burqas "a security risk and a flag of fundamentalism," Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena has approved the ban and issued a presidential decree in this regard. The ban will be effective from today. The country is still on high alert a week after the bomb attacks, ..

Article 370 & Article 35A will be scrapped- Rajnath Singh

  Rajnath Singh, Union Home Minister of India, on Sunday said Articles 370 and 35A should be seriously reviewed and scrapped. Article 370 is temporary provision but remained in the Constitution of India because the Constituent Assembly of J&K was dissolved without taking any decision on this temporary provision whereas Article 35A was inserted in the Constitution of India in a clandestine manner and without following the constitutional mandate.  Taking a potshot at National ..

Top POJK leader Shaukat Kashmiri exposes Pakistan's lies on Balakot

  On February 14, 2019, India sustained the worst terror attack in which more than 40 CRPF soldiers were martyred when a Jaish terrorist rammed his explosive-laden car into the bus carrying them. The Pakistan based proscribed terror group Jaish-e-Mohammad claimed the responsibility of the attack. Though clear proofs regarding the hand of Pakistan based terror group was available yet Pakistan remained in denial mode. Hence, India retaliated by striking into the den of the terrorists at Balakot ..

China insulted Pakistani Prime Minister: Imran Khan received by Deputy Secretary-General, Beijing Municipal Committee

  It is not hidden from anyone, what is the diplomatic status of Pakistan in the world. But even the all-weather friend of Pakistan has shown it what status Pakistan has. It is important to note here that on the arrival of any special foreign guests, the host country makes the protocol of reception according to their status. It is a kind of sign that shows how important is the diplomatic position of the President of the host country has and how important his visit is for both the countries. ..

2nd BRI summit: China accepts that the entire J&K and Arunachal Pradesh are parts of India

   In a surprise move, China showed the entire State of Jammu and Kashmir (including POJK) and Arunachal Pradesh belong to India. As the second edition of Belt and Road Initiative (BRI), Summit is underway, China has set right its map of India. The map of India with BRI routes shows that the entire state of J&K and Arunachal Pradesh are part of India. China has curiously shown India as a part of BRI though India has boycotted it for the second time. The map was shown on the occasion ..

IT conducts raids at the properties of former J&K Minister Imran Raza Ansari

  Income Tax Department officials conducted raids in Srinagar city at the properties of ex-Minister in Jammu and Kashmir Government, Imran Raza Ansari. The raids are carried out at North Point Towers, a commercial complex in Karan Nagar area, which belongs to Shia leader Ansari. This complex houses various commercial offices.Similar raids were also carried out in Alamgari Bazaar area in the old city area at another property owned by Ansari, according to the sources. ..

Woman Professor filed petition challenging Article 35A: J&K High Court sought response from Govt. within 2 weeks

  Prof. Renu Nanda with her children (left); Jammu and Kashmir High Court (Right)  The momentum against the discriminatory and unconstitutional provision Article 35A has been increasing, as more and more victims are coming out and challenging it in the court of law. Recently, the Professor of Jammu University Prof. Renu Nanda has challenged this controversial provision in J&K High Court. In her petition, Prof. Renu has mentioned that Article 35A violates the fundamental rights ..

No civilian traffic on Srinagar-Jammu national highway today

  No civilian traffic will be allowed to ply on Srinagar-Jammu national highway today because of the movement of security forces convoy. Jammu and Kashmir Traffic police department has issued an advisory in this regard. “No movement of any kind of public vehicle shall be allowed from Udhampur towards Srinagar and vice versa,” mentions the advisory.  Government has already informed in the month of April that the movement of civilians on the highway, would be restricted ..

Speaking like a spokesperson of Pak PM, Mehbooba Mufti said ‘Pakistan’s nuclear bombs are not kept for Eid’

 Amid the political slugfest to gain votes in Kashmir, PDP Chief Mehbooba Mufti stoop to a new low. Mehbooba Mufti on Monday said, “If India hasn’t kept nuclear bomb for Diwali, it’s obvious that Pakistan’s hasn’t kept theirs for Eid either”. Her reply came in response to the Prime Minister Narender Modi’s jibe at Pakistan’s nuclear capabilities.  Modi said, “What do we have then? Have we kept our nuclear bomb for Diwali?” ..

Pakistani terrorist arrested in Baramullah, interrogation is going on

 Security forces have apprehended a Pakistani terrorist in Baramullah. He is identified as Akib alias Chotta Dujana. He is associated with the terrorist group Lashkar-e-Taiba. He was apprehended by the security forces when he was travelling towards Baramullah. The security forces have recovered AK 47 rifle from him. The interrogation is going on with him.  ..

Of the 66 terrorists killed in J&K this year, 27 belonged to Jaish

  Security forces have killed over 66 terrorists this year, out of which 27 terrorists were of proscribed terror organization Jaish-e-Mohammad. The security forces have been successful in eliminating terrorists this year, especially after the Pulwama attack. 19 Jaish terrorists are killed within the 45 days after the drastic Pulwama attack.  This has been done through a combination of technical and human intelligence based operations conducted by the armed forces in J&K. This ..

Liberals troll Air Vistara for honouring a war veteran, forced to delete the tweet

 Relenting under the intense trolling and bullying by so-called liberals over honouring a Kargil war veteran Major General G D Bakshi (Retd.), Air Vistara deleted the tweet in which the airline conveyed its honour to have Major General G D Bakshi (Retd.) onboard and thanked him for his service to the nation.    About Major General G D Bakshi (Retd.) Major General G D Bakshi (Retd.) is a Kargil War hero and was awarded the Vishisht Seva Medal for commanding a battalion ..

PDP worker shot at by terrorists in Bijbehara

 A Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) worker Abdul Qayoom Pandit son of Ghulam Mohidin Pandit was shot at by terrorists at Jablipora village of Bijbehara in south Kashmir’s Anantnag district on Saturday late evening. Pandit is a contractor by profession and he was immediately rushed to the hospital for medical aid. The security forces have started search operation to nab the terrorists. ..

All law in Kashmir should be at par with India: Uddhav Thackeray

  Shiv Sena Chief Uddhav Thackeray criticized the Congress for its stance on Article 370 and said all laws in Kashmir should be on par with the rest of India. He said Congress does not want to abolish Article 370. Addressing a public rally in Aurangabad Thackeray said, “All laws in Kashmir should be at par with the rest of India. Congress does not want to abolish Article 370. Leaders like Farooq Abdullah and Mehbooba Mufti have said that if Article 370 is abolished there will ..

Pakistan trading terrorism in the form of ‘California Almonds’ through LOC trade routes

  Analysis: Why the ban on trade through LOC was essential in Kashmir (a smallest part of Jammu and Kashmir) Recently the Ministry of Home Affairs imposed a ban on cross border trade through LOC. This move has been taken, as the Government of India is squeezing the terror funding and taking on the terrorists. In the new twist of turns, the recent imposed is put as the intelligence agencies have credible information that cross-LoC trade routes are being misused by Pakistan-based elements ..

ECI reschedules the poll timing in Anantnag constituency on the request of J&K Police

  The Jammu and Kashmir (J&K) police requested the Election Commission of India (ECI) to change the polling timing in Anantnag, South Kashmir. In its request, the J&K police cited that stone-pelters and terrorists take advantage of darkness and by the time the polling staff will return in the evening, the area will become sensitive and may pose a threat to staff's safety. The Anantnag Lok Sabha seat is the hotbed of terrorism and going for polling in three phases. Acceding to the ..

Government suspends cross border trade on LOC

   Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) has ordered for the suspension of trade with Pakistan Occupied Jammu and Kashmir (POJK) on Thursday. In the aftermath of Pulwama attack, Government is taking tough decision to rein terror in Kashmir and cutting off the cross border support to terrorism. The Government of India has already withdrawn the Most Favoured Nation (MFN) status to Pakistan. The latest decision was taken by the Government after getting credible information that cross-LoC trade ..

In the largest ever joint naval exercise of India and France, MiG-29K will take on France’s Rafale-M off Goa

  India and France are going to hold their largest ever naval exercise with aircraft carriers, destroyers, submarines and fighters during the next month. This joint exercise is dubbed as ‘Varuna’, which will onset from May 1 off Goa and Karwar. This exercise will be held as part of the expanding ties of both the countries, amid the opposition slugfest over Rs 59,000-crore contract for 36 Rafale jets. Indian defence sources said the two countries will be deploying their aircraft ..

Terrorists hurled grenade at National Conference meeting venue in Tral

  On Tuesday, terrorists lobbed a hand grenade near the venue of NC election meeting in Tral township of Awantipora district. The grenade was thrown at the residence of NC leader Muhammad Ashraf Bhat in Hamami Mohalla of Tral, where Hasnain Masoodi, the party’s parliamentary candidate from Anantnag was addressing the gathering of the party workers. The grenade went off a few meters away from the spot and people in the gathering were remained unhurt. Soon after the explosion the security ..

3 phases voting clearly indicates that only Anantnag is the hotbed of terrorism in Kashmir

  The entire country is going for the parliamentary election in 2019, which will be conducted in seven phases starting from April 11 and ending on May 19. The results of the election will be declared on May 23, 2019. Jammu Kashmir has 6 Lok Sabha seat and the polling onto the 5 seats will be completed in single phase. But the most conspicuous thing is that for the first time the polling will be held in three phases for any Lok Sabha seat. This Lok Sabha seat is Anantnag, the polling on which ..

Hizbul terrorist wanted to blow the CRPF convoy like Jaish did in Pulwama attack

  In a shocking revelation of Hizbul terrorist Owais Amin, who was arrested by security forces from Kashmir, he confessed that he wanted to execute Pulwama like suicide attack. He got scared at the last movement and abandoned the vehicle. Though the car blew off but no causality was reported.  ..

5 year old child, BSF officer martyred in ceasefire violation by Pakistan on LOC

  A Border Security Force (BSF) officer and a five-year-old child died today in the cross-border firing by Pakistan on the Line of Control (LOC) in Jammu and Kashmir’s Poonch district. Also, five security personnel are also injured in the incident.  A defence spokesperson said that Pakistan violated the ceasefire during the early morning by shelling mortars and firing small arms along LOC in Shahpur and Kerni sectors in Poonch district. A Border Security Force personnel, ..

Terrorist responsible for planning Pulwama like suicide attack arrested from Shopian

  A Hizbul terrorist Owais Amin, from south Kashmir's Shopian, was arrested by security forces. The terrorist was responsible for the explosion in Banihal at Jammu and Kashmir highway on Saturday. Though he planned to execute Pulwama like suicide attack but at the last moment, he got scared of losing his own life and jumped off the car and escaped to the nearby hamlet. His car exploded but the CRPF personnel went unhurt. The low-intensity blast in the car took place near Jawahar Tunnel when ..

Pages and accounts linked to Congress and Pakistani military employees removed by Facebook

 According to the report of Reuters, Facebook has removed 103 pages, groups, and accounts linked to Pakistani military employees. “Today we removed 103 pages, Groups and accounts for engaging in coordinated inauthentic behavior on Facebook and Instagram as part of a network that originated in Pakistan,” Nathaniel Gleicher, Facebook’s head of cybersecurity, said in a statement. Gleicher mentioned that though attempts were made to conceal the identity of the people operating these ..

Kashmiri Separatist Syed Ali Shah Geelani’s Delhi residence seized by Income Tax Department

  In a major crackdown on separatists of Kashmir, Income Tax Department seized the property of separatist leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani in Delhi’s Malviya Nagar for failing to pay the taxes.   The Income Tax Department order reads, “Whereas you have failed to pay the sum of Rs. 3,62,160 under the income tax act… it is ordered that you are hereby, prohibited and restrained, until the further order of the undersigned, from transferring or charging the mentioned ..

Wanted terrorist of Jaish, Faiyaz Ahmed Lone arrested from Srinagar by Delhi Police

 In a major success to control terrorism, Special Cell of Delhi Police arrested the notorious terrorist Faiyaz Ahmed Lone of proscribed terror organization Jaish-e-Mohammad. He was carrying a reward of Rs 2 Lakh on his head. A non-bailable arrest warrant was issued against him and he was evading the arrest since 2015.  ..

Article 35 A will be removed by 2020: Amit Shah, BJP President

 While speaking in News18 Agenda India Summit BJP President Amit Shah said scrapping Article 370 and Article 35A is BJP’s commitment since 1950. Shah added both the discriminatory Articles were not scrapped because BJP does not have the majority in Rajya Sabha and he believes that this will be done by 2020. The summit was attended by other leaders like Union minister Nirmala Sitharaman, CPI(M) leader Prakash Karat, and Opposition leaders Kapil Sibal and Manish Tewari among others.On the ..

Unlike Kashmir biased attitude previously, Centre now focuses on development of Jammu and Ladakh also

 Centre has been drifting away from the path chosen by the earlier regimes at the Centre and making all the focus on correcting the regional imbalance. Though the entire state of Jammu and Kashmir (J&K) comprised of Jammu, Kashmir and Ladakh yet the focus of the earlier governments in centre and state remained only on to Kashmir. Therefore, Modi led central government has taken a slew of measures to empower even the people of Jammu and Ladakh and redress their grievances.   Measures ..

Security Forces killed two Jaish terrorists, who were Pakistani nationals, in Chattergam

Security Forces killed two Jaish terrorists, who were Pakistani nationals, in Chattergam..

Jaish gives death threat to former ISRO Chief for supporting PM Modi

  Former Indian Space Research Organisation chairman G. Madhavan Nair threatened by Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM). In its letter, the proscribed terror organization JeM warned the 75 years old Nair that he should not support Prime Minister Narendra Modi. The former ISRO chief confirmed the receipt of the letter in the mailbox at his residence. The letter is given to the Kerala police for further investigation of the matter. Nair had praised Modi on Wednesday for successfully launching of A-SAT ..

Amid growing international pressure Pakistan asks China to list Azhar as a global terrorist if India is ready for de-escalation on the border and dialogue on Kashmir

  Pakistan has asked its all-weather friend China to lift the technical hold on declaring proscribed organization Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) Chief Masood Azhar as a global terrorist in UN on the condition that India does military de-escalation on the border and resume talks with Pakistan on all the outstanding issues including Kashmir, people familiar with the matter said on condition of anonymity. Masood Azhar, the Chief of proscribed terrorist organization JeM, is responsible for February ..

Indian Army will get first ‘Made-in India’ M777 Howitzer gun by the end of 2019

 Indian Army will be getting the first Made-in-India M777 Howitzer gun by the end of the year 2019. The BAE systems executive said the new M777 Howitzer gun assembled, integrated and tested at the Mahindra Defence facility will soon be ready for rollout. The Indian Army has placed the order for 145 ultra-lightweight Howitzer guns with BAE Systems under the ‘Make in India’ programme. The foreign origin equipment manufacturer BAE systems has collaborated with Mahindra Defence, an Indian ..

J&K police releases pictures of 1 LeT and 6 Hizbul terrorists: Announced cash rewards and job to informants

  The Jammu and Kashmir (J&K) police released the pictures of seven terrorists (1 Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) and 6 Hizbul Mujahedeen) active in Kashmir valley. Police have promised cash rewards, jobs, and secrecy of identity of the informant.    "So far there are seven active terrorists. Six are from Hizbul Mujahedeen while one is from Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT). People should be aware of such terrorists who are wanted. Those who wish to inform us about them can contact us. ..

Another Hindu girl kidnapped in Pakistan

  Another Pakistani Hindu girl was kidnapped in Pakistan’s Sindh Province on Monday. Just a few days back two minor sisters, Reena (15) and Raveena (13) were abducted from Sindh and they were later forcibly converted to Islam and married off to an older Muslim on the eve of Holi. Seven such incidents have been reported from Sindh Province in the duration of one month. Two Hindus were also killed in this one month.    In the latest incidence, a 16-year girl named ..

PDP Chief Mehbooba Mufti ready to help terrorist organization JKLF, who kidnapped her sister in 1990s

  Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) is already going through a tough phase, as many of its veteran leaders have left the party and joined other Kashmir based political parties and its voter base is receding. Hence, the party Chief Mehbooba Mufti is ready to do everything to keep her party in the fray of the election. For this purpose, the party is not hesitant to save even the terrorists and separatist. In the new maneuver of the party, its president has offered to assist the terrorist Yasin ..

Stone-pelters threw stones on security forced in Arwani, Bijbehara

  After receiving credible inputs about the presence of terrorists in Arwani village of Bijbehara in south Kashmir’s Anantnag district, the search operation was jointly launched by J&K police, Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) and the army. But stone pelters started throwing stones at the security forces, as soon as they started a cordon-and-search-operation (CASO) in the area. Stone-pelting was done to disrupt the operation and to provide the time to terrorists to escape. Hence, ..

BJP asks for disqualification of NC Lok Sabha candidate Akbar Lone for raising pro-Pak slogans

 NC Lok Sabha candidate from Baramullah, Muhammad Akbar Lone  BJP has strongly protested against the NC Lok Sabha candidate Muhammad Akbar Lone, who raised anti-national slogans and requested the Election Commission of India (ECI) to disqualify him from contesting the parliamentary election. J&K state general secretary of BJP Yudhveer Sethi said Lone raised anti-national slogans even in 2018. Therefore, he should be booked under sedition charges.   In the election ..

Police arrested Pakistan’s spy in Delhi

 Pakistan's spy 42 years old Mohammed Parvez   Rajasthan Police arrested 42 years old Mohammed Parvez from Delhi for allegedly spying for Pakistan's intelligence agency ISI. He allegedly honey-trapped some Indian Army soldiers through fake identity to collect confidential and strategic information and passed those to the ISI in return of getting money. Parvez has admitted that he was spying for Pakistan's ISI and had visited Islamabad 17 times in 18 years.   Parvez ..

In yet another cowardly attack on civilians, terrorists killed 10 year old Atif Mir in Kashmir

  Diving to the new low, the terrorists kidnapped a 10-year-old child and barbarically killed him at Bandipora, Kashmir though his parents were consistently requesting to release the child. In the encounter at four places, security forces successfully eliminated 7 terrorists in the last 24 hours. With the toughening stand of India on terrorists and separatists, the terrorists are not finding any avenue of support for their nefarious activities.   Terrorists kidnapped and killed ..

Kashmiri youth drifting away from terrorism: This winter lowest terrorist recruitment reported from Kashmir

  According to the security officials, the winter months of this years has reported the lowest ever recruitment in terrorism. The anti-terrorism operation, army reach out to civilians and their family members and other initiatives to provide employment avenues and mainstreaming the terrorists are yielding results and youth have become less interested in picking up arms. According to the figures available with the police, the winter of the current year, from January to March 20, saw ..

Business in Kashmir could not revive after Pulwama attack: Kashmir Traders

  The economy of Kashmir continuously facing shock and it has not been able to come out of the slump. The Pulwama attack proved another major blow to the already deteriorating tourism business in Kashmir because people are avoiding to visit Kashmir since then. Further, frequent calls for bandh, terrorism, and separatism severely affecting the business in Kashmir that resulting in dwindling tourist footfall in the valley. The economy in Kashmir, which was already in doldrums since 2014 floods, ..

Terrorists trained their guns on civilians in Kashmir: Another civilian mercilessly killed by terrorists

 Civilian, Mohsin Ahmed Wani, Shot dead by terrorists in Tral   In yet another cowardly act, the terrorists killed a civilian on Monday evening in South Kashmir. The deceased is identified as Mohsin Ahmed Wani, who was killed in Reshipora area of Tral in the south Kashmir district. He was a labourer. Though he was rushed to hospital but he succumbed to profuse bleeding that he sustained due to gunshots. Immediately after the incident, the joint team of army, CRPF and SOG have cordoned ..

Manohar Parrikar - Script writer of surgical strike after Uri terrorist attack

  Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar has left an indelible mark in the Indian political landscape. His simplicity and ability to take even his opponents along is the biggest strength of Mr. Parrikar. He was down to earth and strong enough to take bold decisions. Under his defence ministership, Indian army successfully slew the terrorists escaped to the border areas of other countries viz. Pakistan Occupied Jammu and Kashmir and Myanmar.    During his tenure ( i.e. November ..

#MainBhiChowkidar: Modi’s new mantra for 2019

 With the new mantra #MainBhiChowkidar Hu (I am the gatekeeper) for 2019, Modi onsetted its campaign for general election. He launched ‘Main Bhi Chowkidar’ campaign on Twitter. In this video Prime Minister Modi, remind everyone that their ‘Chowkidar’ (watchman) is standing firm and serving the nation.  “Your Chowkidar is standing firm & serving the nation. But, I am not alone. Everyone who is fighting corruption, dirt, social evils is a Chowkidar. Everyone ..

Modi Government invested crores to strengthen Indian Armed Forces

  With the advent of Modi led government in the Centre, terrorist incidents have been on decline. The NDA government has even ensured that cross border terrorist heavens should not be speared and it led to two successive surgical strikes. Unlike the previous governments, the incumbent government has also ensured that the Indian Armed Forces must be strengthened and due recognition must be given the valour of our brave armed forces.   One Rank One Pension Indian Armed ..

Civilians on Terrorists' target, Killed youth & shot at NC leader in South Kashmir

  Terrorists killed a youth and shot at the National Conference (NC) leader in South Kashmir on Thursday. These two incidents put the security forces in South Kashmir on high alert.    Terrorists shot at the Bijbehara block leader of NC Mohammad Ismail Wani in Bijbehara. He was immediately taken to the nearest hospital after he was shot at in the chest. From there he was referred to Srinagar. Terrorists fled the spot immediately after the incident and the security forces ..

Kashmir gets its first cinema hall in 28 years at Anantnag

  Anantnag is the hotbed of terrorism. The intensity of the problem in Anantnag can be gauged from the fact that this is the only Lok Sabha constituency, where the election will be held in three phases. But now the Anantnag is in news for good reason, as it is going to be the first and only district of Kashmir where a movie hall will be opened for the public after terrorism of 1990s. The name of the movie hall is ‘Heaven’ which is opened after 28 long years.   CRPF ..

What it means for India, if UNSC declares Masood Azhar a global terrorist

  Today, the UNSC will take the decision on declaring Masood Azhar a global terrorist, a demand that was raised on earlier occasions but could not went through because of China, which is one of the permanent members of UNSC and put the technical objection on the earlier proposal in this regard. But this time, the international pressure is immense and in all possibility, it is expected that China would be left with little choice and may not put any technical hurdle in declaring Azhar a global ..

Declaring Masood Azhar a global terrorist is essential for global stability and peace: US

  US asserted on Tuesday that the proscribed organization Jaish-e-Mohammad Chief meets all the criteria to be declared as a global terrorist and failure to do so would be against the world stability and peace. Today, the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) will be taking decision on this matter and the comment of the US on this matter is crucial in bringing Masood Azhar in declaring him as a global terrorist.   Dreadful terrorist and proscribed terror organization JeM chief ..

Terrorist hide out busted in J&K’s Kulgam district, one suspect arrested

  A joint party of police and security forces busted the hideout of terrorists in a residential house at Kulgam district's Yaripora area and recovered arms and ammunition, including grenades and live rounds. A suspect, Mohammad Ayoub Rather, a resident of Yaripora, was also arrested in this connection.  A police spokesperson said, "On credible input, a joint party of police and other security forces busted a hideout in a residential house at Kulgam district's Yaripora area, and ..

All the 714 polling booths of Anantnag are kept under critical category

  Almost all the 714 polling booths of Anantnag Lok Sabha constituency are kept under the critical category by the election commission of India. It is perhaps for the first time that any constituency is kept under this category. This district is problematic. Because of terrorism, the bye-polls were not conducted in this constituency in 2016 and this seat has remained vacant since then.  The election on this seat in 2019 will be completed in three phases i.e. April 23 & 29 and ..

Daughter of defence personnel Swara Bhaskar disrespecting the defence forces

  Left-leaning news portal News Laundry mocked Major General G. D. Bakshi for his alleged Hyper behavior during TV interviews and debates. It is unfortunate that while opposing Modi and supporting Pakistan, the leftists' lobby has crossed all the limits and it has now started humiliating the Indian Army and the decorated Generals of Indian Army! Commenting on mocking of the Major General by the News Laundry, Swara Bhaskar has tweeted that Major Gen. G.D. Bakshi is National Embarrassment ..

General Elections 2019 in seven phases, results on May 23

  The Chief Election Commissioner announced on Sunday that the general election 2019 will be held in seven phases starting from April 11 and ends on May 19. The results of the election will be announced on May 23, 2019.     The assembly elections of four states -- Andhra Pradesh, Sikkim, Arunachal Pradesh and Odisha – will also be held with the parliamentary polls. Voting will be held across India on April 11, April 19, April 23, April 29, May 6, May 12 and ..

Army appeals to all Kashmiri mothers to stop their children from going on the path of terrorism

  Kanwal Jeet Singh Dhillon, Corps Commander of Chinar Corps, Indian Army appealed the Kashmiri mothers to stop their children from joining terrorism. He even asked them that they should ask their children to return back if they have already joined terrorism and he will help their mainstreaming in society. He assured the safety and security of the children. Lt Gen KJS Dhillon was speaking at a passing out parade of Jammu and Kashmir light infantry where 152 youth of the state have joined ..

Do some terrorist attacks first, if you want to get the gun: Terrorist Bhatt was told by Hizbul

  Yasir Javed Bhatt, the Hizbul terrorist who lobbed a grenade on Jammu Bus Stand told to the investigating agencies, he threw the grenade to prove that he is worthy of doing the terrorist attack. He told the agencies that he even did banking transactions and supplied arms and ammunition to the terrorists. He told the investigating agencies that he wrapped the grenade in a tiffin box so that no one knows about it. He informed the agencies that he told the Hizbul block commander Farooq Ahmed ..

Pakistan’s intelligence agencies and army are hand in glove with Jaish to carry out terrorist attacks in India: Parvez Musharraf

  While welcoming the ban on terrorist organisations in Pakistan, Pakistan’s former military head and President General Parvez Musharraf disclosed that Pakistan’s intelligence agencies, ISI, were in hands in gloves with Jaish-e-Mohammad to carry out bomb blasts in India. In the aftermath of Balakot airstrike, which was dubbed as ‘Surgical Strike 2.0’ in India, Pakistan is under immense pressure to act on the terrorists flourishing on its soil. Therefore, Pakistan ..

Please go to Balakot like you went to London to find evidence against EVMs: Rathore takes a potshot at Sibal

  Immediately after the Indian Air Force destroyed Jaish-e-Mohammad terrorist camps in Balakot, some politicians, media houses and sickulars started parroting Pakistan’s assertions that the airstrikes did not kill the terrorists. Kipal Sibal, a senior Congress leader, joined this chorus recently and sought the evidence of terrorist killings in the airstrikes though many of the international media, local media and security forces have already proven that the terrorists have indeed been ..

Not just India but Iran may also opt for surgical strike against Pakistan

  Though many sickular and Lutyens media considering the action of India against terrorist havens in Pakistan as an act of war but they overlooked the fact that Pakistan is not having cordial relations with any of its neighbor, who have also been the victims of Pakistan supported terrorism and they are also contemplating to take action like India. Iran has warned Pakistan to either take action itself or else Tehran would have to take action.  Pakistan based terrorists killed the ..

2 terrorists shot down in an ongoing encounter in Pulwama

  In a joint anti-terrorism operation of 42 RR, 180 Battalion of CRPF and SOG, the security forces have gunned down two terrorists in Tral, Pulwama. One terrorist is still alive and the encounter is going on. According to the sources, the counter-terrorism operation was started yesterday night, when the terrorists opened fire on the joint team of the security forces.   All three terrorists took advantage of the dark and took refuge in a house. The security forces surrounded ..

No Mr. Gulam Nabi Azad stop fooling people over Article 35A

 Article 35 is one of the most controversial provisions of the Constitution of India that gives carte blanche to the Government of Jammu and Kashmir to define permanent residents of the state. This provision was secretively added to the Constitution; hence, it is not available either in the list of Constitutional amendments and between Article 35 and Article 36. The hysteria is created among the people of J&K against the abrogation of this provision though it is not based on solid grounds. ..

Dozens of terrorists including former ISI agents were killed in IAF airstrikes: An Italian journalist exposes Pakistan’s lies on Balakot

  An Italian journalist Francesca Marino covered a story on the recent IAF airstrikes on the terrorist-heaven in Pakistan. In her story, she exposed the lies that Pakistan wanted to hide from the entire world. She mentioned that according to the eyewitnesses present at the site of February 26 airstrikes in Balakot stated that the Jaish-e-Mohammad base camp was aptly hit by the strikes and they saw over 35 bodies being transported through ambulances after the attack. The eyewitness added ..

Amid terroism and separatists’ frequent call for bandh, Kashmir’s tourism industry looking to find ways for its own survival

 The Kashmir tourism industry has been badly affected by the ongoing terrorism and frequent call of bandh by separatists. The recent spate of terrorism and separatism in Kashmir has resulted in large scale cancellation of the Kashmir tour by tourists. Even the countries like the US, UK, and Australia issued a travel advisory to their citizens and asked them to remain cautious and not travel to Kashmir. In this situation the survival of the industry is at stake, therefore, Kashmir’s tourism ..

IAF pilot Abhinandan will be released tomorrow says Pak PM Imran Khan

 In a latest twist of events, Pakistan Prime Minster announced that the captive Indian Air Force (IAF) Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman will be released tomorrow. He said, “In our desire of peace, I announce that tomorrow, and as a first step to open negotiations, Pakistan will be releasing the Indian Air Force officer in our custody". Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman was captured yesterday after an aerial combat between Indian and Pakistani fighter planes. He shot down two Pakistani ..

US, UK and France ask UNSC to declare Jaish Chief Masood Azhar a global terrorist

  The US, the UK, and France moved the proposal in UNSC to declare Jaish-e-Mohammad Chief Masood Azhar a global terrorist. This fresh proposal was moved on Wednesday by the three veto-wielding power nations and members of the United Nations Security Council (UNSC).     The Security Council Sanctions Committee will 10 working days to consider this proposal submitted by the three nations afresh. This proposal is the fourth one, as the earlier three similar proposals ..

After France and Australia, America asked Pakistan to stop supporting terrorists

  France and Australia have already asked Pakistan to stop supporting terrorists and take some decisive action against them. Now, America has asked Pakistan to take meaningful action against terrorist outfits operating from its soil and advised it not to escalate tension in the region after India targeted terrorist camps in Pakistan.   On Tuesday, India targeted the terrorists’ camps in Balakot in Pakistan's restive Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province and killed around 300 terrorists..

Reactions of Pakistanis against their own Government after airstrikes by IAF

 India Air Force completely destroyed the terror camps located in Pakistan Occupied Jammu and Kashmir (POJK) and more than 200 terrorists were killed in this pre-emptive operation of India. IAF used 12 Mirage-2000 and showered over 1000 kgs of explosives to take avenge of the Pulama suicide attack, in which more than 40 CRPF soldiers were martyred. Though the Pakistan Government and army remained in denial mode yet the citizens of Pakistan have reacted sharply on this matter. Here are some tweets:&nbs..

Worried over airstrike of India in POJK, Pakistan shifted Azhar from Military Hospital

  In the wake of India’s Airstrike in Pakistan Occupied Jammu and Kashmir, Pakistan has shifted the proscribed terror outfit Jaish-e-Mohammad chief Masood Azhar from the military hospital Rawalpindi to Kothgani near Bhawalpur. On February 21 Pakistan government shifted Masood Azhar to Rawalpindi. The spying agency of Pakistan ISI’s headquarter is also located in Rawalpindi.  Jaish-e-Mohammad claimed the responsibility of Pulwama attack in which 40 CRPF soldiers were ..

LOC, international border Air defence systems put on high alert

 In the wake of pre-emptive airstrike of India in Pakistan, the Indian Air Force has put international border and LOC on high alert for possible action by Pakistan Air Force. Indian Air Force carried out multiple aerial strikes, at terror camps in various parts of Pakistan Occupied Jammu and Kashmir (POJK), in which the terror camps and control rooms of proscribed terrorist group Jaish-e-Mohammad were completely destroyed. The terror groups at Balakot, Chakothi, and Muzaffarabad were struck ..

One more surgical strike by India in POJK, more than 200 terrorists dispatched to hell

One more surgical strike by India in POJK, more than 200 terrorists dispatched to hell..

Omar threatens India over Article 35A

  The Vice-President of National Conference Omar Abdullah threatens that if Article 35A is tinkered with then the situation in Kashmir would deteriorate extremely. Citing the example of Arunachal Pradesh, he said the situation will turn out to be much worst then what the situation is prevailing in Arunachal Pradesh.    It is not the first time that the valley based political parties is speaking the language of separatists and terrorists, such threats have been issued ..

Pak PM Imran Khan seeks a chance of peace from India, after stern message of Modi

 To mend the strained ties with India, Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan asked its counterpart Narendra Modi to "give peace a chance" and assured him that he "stands by" his words and will "immediately act" if New Delhi provides Islamabad with "actionable intelligence" on the Pulwama attack. Though clinching evidence were found by India against Pakistan’s direct support to the terrorist groups operating from Pakistan yet Pakistan remained in denial mode. The present gesture has been ..

DSP, soldier martyred and 3 terrorist killed in Kulgam

  In a major counter-terrorism operation, a Deputy Superintendent of Jammu and Kashmir Police Aman Kumar Thakur and one soldier were martyred whereas the security forces successfully eliminated the three terrorists in Kulgam district in southern Kashmir on Sunday. Also, a Major and a soldier from 34 Rashtriya Rifles were injured in an encounter between security forces and terrorists in the state's Kulgam district.  The encounter broke out during the cordon and search operation ..

GOVERNOR CALLS FOR CALM AND ASKS PEOPLE NOT TO BELIEVE RUMORS

    J&K Governor Satya Pal Malik called an informal meeting of the State Administrative Council to review the current situation in the State, particularly in the context of the terror attack in Pulwama last week and the subsequent developments. The meeting was attended by Advisors, Shri Vijay Kumar, Shri K K Sharmaand Shri K Skandan, besides Shri B V R Subrahmanyam, Chief Secretary; Shri Umang Narula, Principal Secretary to Governor; Shri R.K. Goyal, Principal Secretary, Information ..

Unable to get youth for terrorism from Kashmir Jaish trying to create modules in other states

 The strictness of the security forces and dwindling interest in terrorism among Kashmiri youth forced Jaish-e-Mohammad to search the youth for terrorism from other states in India. It is believed that the terrorists apprehended from Deoband in U.P. were part of this module. Many youths are sent to study outside Kashmir valley so that they could brainwash the youth to join terrorism.   According to the sources, the interest in stone-pelting and terrorism is gradually reducing among ..

New commander of Jaish Abu Bakr planning for more suicide attacks in Kashmir

  Security forces eliminated Kamram and Rashi Gazi, the mastermind of February 14 on Monday and Jaish is perturbed after its Commander was eliminated by the security forces. Now, the terrorist organization Jaish has made Abu Bakr as its new commander for more suicide attacks in Kashmir. It is believed that many terrorist organisations are active in Kashmir. Who is Abu Bakr He was trained with Afghan terrorists. According to the source, Abu Bakr entered in Pakistan Occupied ..

Lashkar Commander Sajjad and other terrorists besieged by security forces in Sopore, encounter going on

  An encounter is going on between terrorists and security forces in Warpora area of Sopore in Jammu and Kashmir's Baramulla district. According to the sources, Lashkar commander Sajjad, who looks after Lashkar’s terrorist activities in northern Kashmir areas, is also surrounded in this encounter. The security forces got the tip-off about the terrorists’ hide-out in Sopore area. The joint team of Army, CRPF, and SOG cordoned off the area and started the search operation. ..

Pakistan backed terrorist outfit Hizbul threatens of more Pulwama like ‘suicide’ attacks

   In a 17 minutes audio message, the Commander of Pakistan backed terrorist outfit Hizbul Mujahidin Riyaz Naikoo said more ‘fidayeen’ attack would take place in Kashmir on security forces. His audio message came in the wake of the February 14 terror attack on CRPF convoy, in Pulwama, that left more than 40 soldiers martyred. Naikoo said terrorist would prefer to die instead of surrendering to the security forces in Kashmir. He added, “You will have to cry till the ..

Army, BSF and CRPF conveys will move together in J&K

  In the wake of Pulwama attack, the security forces have made some major overhaul in its movement in the valley. After holding a series of meetings it was decided that CRPF, Army and BSF convoys will move in Kashmir valley in a common window period, during which the movement of civilian traffic would be restricted. The decision is taken to minimize the threat of vehicle-borne IEDs.   Also, the convoy would cover the Jammu- Srinagar highway in two days, with more stops ..

Pulwama attack: Mehbooba said Pak PM deserves a chance

  In the wake of the martyr of 40 CRPF soldiers, the nation is united to take decisive action on terrorism and Pakistan supported terrorists. The clear hand of Pakistan is established, as the Pakistan based Jaish claimed the responsibility of the ghastly attack yet the PDP Chief Mehbooba Mufti tweeted that Pakistan should be given another chance. It is understood that the state assembly election would soon be held in Jammu and Kashmir and appeasing the voter based in Kashmir valley is the ..

Pakistan master plan to break India exposed: Anti-Modi movements, demonising RSS and Hindutva are all part of larger sabotage plan of Pakistan in India

  Many people are astonished how suddenly movements of Dalits, Muslims, Christians, and atrocities on them have increased in India during Narender Modi regime? How the small incidence is blown out of proportion by the Lutyens media and sickulars? Is Modi anti-Dalit, anti-Muslim and anti-Christian? Many such questions cropped-up in mind during more than four years of Narender Modi regime in India and to an extent some started believing it. But many of us seem unaware about the Pakistan plan ..

Israel offers unconditional help to India for its fight against terrorism

 Asserting that there is no limit to the assistance of Israel to India, the newly-appointed Israeli envoy Dr. Ron Malka stated that his country extends unconditional help to India in defending itself. The assurance is significant in the wake of Pulwama attack after which the entire nation is demanding that India should consider Israeli-type retaliation against terrorists. While responding to the question Dr. Ron Malka said, “Whatever India needs to defend itself there is no limit. ..

India sought release of Kulbhshan Jadhav, from Pakistan prison, at ICJ

 International Court of Justice, Hague, Netherlands   Amid rising tension between India and Pakistan over the involvement of the latter in a terrorist attack on a CRPF convey, in which over 40 soldiers were martyred on Thursday, India presented its case in International Court of Justice (ICJ) for the safe release of Kulbhshan Jadhav, who is falsely implicated by Pakistan. Today, India, in ICJ, asserted that Pakistan is unable to satisfy “even the minimum standards of due ..

Pakistan calls back its High Commissioner from India for consultation amid tension over Pulwama attack

Pakistan's ambassador to India, Sohail Mahmood Pakistan has called back its High Commissioner to Indian for consultation amid rising tension between India and Pakistan over the involvement of the latter in a terrorist attack on CRPF convey, in which over 40 soldiers were martyred on Thursday. Pakistan Foreign Office spokesperson Mohammad Faisal twitted, "We have called back our High Commissioner in India for consultations. He left New Delhi this morning".     India protested ..

Revenge begins with the killing of Pulwama terror attack mastermind Rashid Gazi and one other terrorist

The security forces have got a major success today by eliminating Rashid Gazi and one other terrorist, who were the mastermind of the Pulwama attack, in which over 40 CRPF soldiers were martyred. Abdul Rashid Gazi, a Jaish terrorist, is believed to have received directions from his Pakistan-based boss Maulana Masood Azhar to carry out a major terror strike in India. Another Jaish-e-Mohammad terrorist Adil Ahmed Dar executed this dreadful attack. A joint team of army’s 55 RR, CRPF and SOG ..

Security Forces besieged Pulwama attack mastermind Gazi Rashid in Pinglena

  In the wake of Pulwama attack, security forces have intensified the search operation to apprehend the terrorist Gazi Rashid, who is the mastermind behind the ghastly attack on CRPF soldiers of 14th February in which over 40 soldiers were martyred. After getting the tip-off, a joint team of army’s 55 RR, CRPF and SOG launched cordon off the area in Pinglena, Pulwama. In this operation, three soldiers and a major were martyred whereas the condition of an injured soldier is critical. ..

Pulwama Attack: An act of War against the Indian State

Rajeev Bansal The recent suicide terror attack on CRPF convoy in Pulwama district in South Kashmir by Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM), where 42 unarmed police personnel were martyred, has shocked the collective conscience of the nation. Though the National Investigation Agency (NIA) and the J&K police are investigating the attack, the release of a video tape by the perpetrator reveals that JeM’s “Afzal Guru” squad was behind it. The JeM has become quite active in the valley after ..

Pulwama attack: Terrorist for entire world but freedom fighter for Pakistan

  When the entire world is condemning the Pulwama attack, in which 44 brave CRPF soldiers were martyred, the Pakistani media called the Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) suicide bomber a freedom-fighter. Though Pakistan Government is making all the efforts to distance itself from the terrorist attack but the Pakistani media revealing the real face of the country.   The headline of the Pakistani daily ‘The Nation’ published a report reads as Freedom fighter launches attack… ..

All-party meet resolution condemns terrorism in all forms

  An all-party meeting was called by the Government today in the wake of recent Pulwama attack, in which more than 40 CRPF soldiers were martyred. The meeting of all political parties condemned the ghastly terror attack and called it “a dastardly terror act”. This meet was attended by attended by Ghulam Nabi Azad, Anand Sharma and Jyotiraditya Scindia of the Congress, Sudip Bandyopadhyay and Derek O'Brien of the TMC, Sanjay Raut of the Shiv Sena, Jithendra Reddy of the TRS, ..

Pakistan denies links to Pulwama attack, China considers Masood Azhar not a terrorist

   In yesterday’s explosive-laden vehicle gruesome attack, more than 40 brave soldiers of CRPF got martyred. This incident drew condemnation from all the quarters across the globe. Though Pakistan called it a matter of grave concern yet it does not want to acknowledge that Islamabad has any links to it. Pakistan based Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) had already claimed the responsibility yet Pakistan is clearing off its hands from this grisly murder. Pakistan foreign office said on Friday, ..

Shut down in Jammu today in protest of Pulwama terrorist attack

  Jammu Chamber of Commerce and Industry (JCCI) has called for Bandh (shutdown) on Friday in protest of the cowardly attack of Pakistan supported terrorists, in which 42 CRPF soldiers were martyred on Thursday. Protests were erupted across Jammu and the rest of India against this ghastly attack on our braves CRPF soldiers since, yesterday.   Many social and religious institutions have extended their support the Bandh call of JCCI. The Jammu University has also postponed the ..

India condemns terrorist attack on CRPF in Awantipura

 On Thursday 42 CRPF soldiers were martyred in a cowardly attack of terrorists, wherein a Jaish-E-Mohammad terrorist rammed his explosive laden car into the bus carrying CRPF soldiers. The blast was so intense that the pieces of the bus strewed in an area of 100 meter radius. It is one of the major attacks in India, wherein IS style suicide bomber was used for the first time in Kashmir valley. The suicide bomber was identified as Adil Ahmad Dar alias Waqas Commando of Gundibagh, Kakpora Pulwama. ..

NDTV, WIRE, HT, The HINDU, INDIAN EXPRESS- You sold Media - They are not killed, They are Martyred

How many lies will you throw on our face!!!  Every word has a meaning, every meaning has an expression and every expression has a purpose. The word Martyr also has a meaning, a specific meaning, a very honourable meaning. Time and again our soldiers have made the ultimate sacrifices for this country and her people, and it is due to their heroic martyrdom, that today we have an integrated sovereign nation. However, some media houses have taken a pledge to make a mockery of the sacrifice of ..

23 CRPF men martyred, 35 others injured in Fidayeen attack in Kashmir's Awantipura

 At least 23 CRPF men and 35 others injured in the gruesome terrorist attack today. Injured are being rushed to the Hospital. With the success of the security forces in eliminating terrorists and terrorism in Kashmir valley, Pakistan based terrorists are going through a tough phase. As most of its commanders and other terrorists are eliminated by the security forces, Pakistan supported terrorist groups are finding it difficult to sustain terrorism in Kashmir valley. Only, Zakir Musa and Riyaz ..

Centre, J&k governments decided to block 531 MCM water to Pak from Ujh, divert it to other states

  The Central and State Governments decided on Tuesday (February 12) to block 531 Million Cubic Meters (MCM) water, which is flowing to Pakistan, with the construction of Ujh Multipurpose Project and divert it to Punjab, Haryana and possibly to Rajasthan with the construction of canals. The high-level committee, which took the decision in this regard, was chaired by Governor Satya Pal Malik and attended among others by Union Minister for Surface Transport and Water Resources, Nitin Gadkari, ..

With the success of Operation All Out, terrorists shifting their base from South to North Kashmir

  Operation-All-Out has terrorized the terrorists and their Commanders. With the elimination of top commanders and a number of terrorists in South Kashmir, the terrorists are scared to sustain their existence in Kashmir valley. The continuous counter-terrorism operation of security forces in South Kashmir has sent jitters among the terrorists, who have now been trying to find refuge in North Kashmir. According to the sources, the terrorists have been creating their base in Sopore and the ..

India will get its first National War Memorial after 4 decades

  Though the armed forces had been demanding for a war memorial for the last four decades but none of the previous governments had paid heed on it. Now, the National War Memorial (NWM) will be inaugurated by Prime Minister Narender Modi on February 25 that is dedicated to our brave soldiers, who have made supreme sacrifice for the country. The Memorial is located in ‘C Hexagon’ of the India Gate circle. Though the construction of the war memorial should have been completed within ..

Two suspects apprehended near Army Artillery unit at Rajarwani, Uri

Two suspects apprehended near Army Artillery unit at Rajarwani, Uri..

First batch of 4 Chinook helicopters reached Gujarat

  The first batch of 4 CH-14F Chinook helicopters has arrived at the Mundra airport in Gujarat on Sunday. These four Chinook helicopters will be assembled in Gujarat and then it will be ferried to Chandigarh airbase, which takes care of providing necessary items to Siachen and Eastern Ladakh sectors. After the flight tests, these aircraft would be formally inducted in IAF. Presently, IAF is using Mi-17 and Mi-26 helicopters, which are manufactured by Russia.   India had finalized ..

After Modi the Chankya of BJP Amit Shah will hold rally in J&K

  BJP Jammu and Kashmir State President Ravinder Raina said on Friday that BJP national President Amit Shah will address a rally in Jammu. He said this rally will be magnificent as apart from general public, around 50,000 BJP workers comprising of State leaders, district, mandal, ward and booth level workers will attend the rally. Raina imparted some useful advice to the party cadre in Jammu and Kashmir. He asked the senior party leader in J&K to personally supervise the work especially ..

India registered strong protest against the rally of UN designated terrorist Hafiz Saeed

  India has strongly objected to the 26/11 mastermind Hafiz Saeed's recent rally in Lahore and sent a note verbale to Pakistan to register its protest against Jamaat-ud-Dawah (JuD) chief's gathering. India has registered its protest against the continuous use of Pakistani soil for abetment of terrorists and terrorism against Delhi. India has asked Pakistan to fulfill its international obligations and adhere to its bilateral commitment to not allow Pakistan terror for terrorism against India. ..

Terrorism is not an indigenous movement in Kashmir: Army Commander

  Declining that the terrorism is an indigenous movement, Singh said out of the total 836 terrorists killed in the last five years, 490 were Pakistani or foreign nationals. He said the fight against terrorism had entered in crucial phase. He added, “The fight against militancy has now entered an important phase and I can proudly say that the nation owes this transformation to all our gallant soldiers including paramilitary forces and J&K Police, who have shed a great deal of sweat ..

Around 450 terrorists are active in Kashmir: Army Commander

  Lieutenant General Ranbir Singh, commander of the army’s Northern Command, said on Thursday “There are around 450 terrorists operating in Jammu and Kashmir”. He even blamed Pakistan for its support to terrorists and helping them in sneaking in India through LOC. He added, “The number of terrorists is more on the north of Pir Panjal. Around 350 to 400 terrorists are active in the Kashmir valley. On the south of Pir Panjal (the Jammu region), there are 50 terrorists.”..

Fresh snowfall and landslides kept Jammu-Srinagar highway closed for second day

  The heavy snowfall and landslides kept the strategic Jammu-Srinagar highway closed for the second consecutive day. The traffic department official said, “No stranded vehicle is parked at any avalanche or landslide prone area along the highway”. Though authorities allowed one-way traffic from Srinagar to Jammu on Wednesday but the fresh landslides in Ramsoo-Ramban sector and snowfall in Bannihal restricted the traffic movement. Though snow clearance operations were started yet ..

SIT formed by UP Government to probe 1984 anti-Sikh riot in Kanpur

  UP Government formed SIT to probe the circumstances and reasons that led to the escalation of riots in Kanpur in 1984, which were ensued by the death of then Prime Minister Indira Gandhi. These riots of 1984 resulted in the loss of at least 125 lives in Kanpur.   As per the official release on Tuesday night, a four-member SIT team headed by retired UP Director General of Police Atul, will probe the matter and give its report within six months. Other members of the team include ..

Terrorist organisation Tehreek-ul-Mujahideen (TuM) banned by India

  Tehreek-ul-Mujahideen (TuM), the terrorist organization banned by the government, the Home Ministry said today. The organization came into existence in 1990 and had allegedly killed people, spread terrorism and provided logistic and financial support to other terrorist organizations in Kashmir valley. The organization was getting financial support from abroad to do subversive activities in India.  The Ministry said “Now, therefore, in exercise of the powers conferred by ..

J&K Governor nominates Sri Sri Ravi Shankar as member in Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine Board

  Chairman of Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine Board Governor Satya Pal Malik reconstituted the Board for a period of three years, with immediate effect. The official spokesperson said Chairman, SMVDSB, Governor, in exercise of powers conferred upon him under Section 5(1) (b), Section 7 and Section 10 of the Jammu and Kashmir Shri Mata Vaishno Devi Shrine Act, 1988, has nominated Dr. Ashok Bhan, IPS (Retd.), Justice (Retd.) Permod Kohli, Major General (Retd) Shiv Kumar Sharma, H.H. Sri Sri ..

PDP spokesperson says- ‘Terrorists are our own’

  The PDP spokesperson and former MLA Rafi Ahmed Mir said the local terrorists are our own. He made this statement when he was addressing a meeting of party workers. He said we should speak to them. He said the iron fist policy of the central government to deal with terrorism is responsible for it.  Central government policy to tackle terrorism in Kashmir Valley Government hitherto has adopted the four-pronged strategy to deal with terrorism viz. dealing with Over Ground Workers ..

BJP’s first Rath Yatra to cover 37 J&K state assembly constituencies

  BJP will be holding its first Rath Yatra in Jammu for a month and seek the feedback of the people from two Lok Sabha constituencies. These feedbacks will be used to prepare the party manifesto in upcoming elections. The month-long Rath Yatra would start on 6th February. The Rath would cover a total number of 37 state assembly seats, which come under the Lok Sabha constituencies of Jammu and Udhampur. This chariot would contain suggestion box, wherein the people can drop their suggestions ..

PM Modi wins hearts of J&K people by his delivery on development plank

  Prime Minister of India Shri Narender Modi visited Jammu and Kashmir on Sunday. He wore the traditional dresses of Jammu, Ladakh, and Kashmir when he visited the state. On Sunday he first went to Ladakh followed by Jammu and then Kashmir and delivered on his development plank. PM Modi interacted with local people and dedicated various education and power projects to residents of the region. Education and health remained his major:    Ladakh: Here he dedicated the schemes ..

Father of martyred Aurangzeb joins BJP in presence of PM Modi

  Father of martyred Indian army soldier joined BJP at the Prime Minister’s rally in Samba. Father of Aurangzeb Mohammad Hanif is the resident of Rajauri. Hanief, along with Sharma, handed over a portrait of his martyred son to the prime minister as he welcomed them to the party. Hanif said, “I have joined the BJP for its pro-poor policies. Modi government is the best in the country which thinks about the poor unlike the previous governments”. Along with Hanif, former Army ..

Woman injured in stone pelting incident in Tral, Pulwama

  A woman got injured when a stone hit her during stone-pelting by some youth. The woman was identified as Dilshada Akhter wife of Javaid Ahmad Reshi resident of Tral. She was immediately taken to the sub-district hospital from where she was referred to SMHS hospital Srinagar. The clash broke out when some youth resorted to stone-pelting on CRPF vehicles that were crossing Bus stand Tral in the afternoon and security forces had to use teargas to disperse the stone-pelters. The woman ..

Sopore Police busted module of JeM outfit, apprehended 3

  In major a success to counter-terrorism in Kashmir valley, Sopore police nabbed 3 persons Ghulam Qadir Rather @ Kasir S/0 Mohd Shafi Rather R/0 Tarzoo Sopore, Aijaz Ahmad Khan S/0 Gh. Mohd Khan R/0 Naseem bagh Sopore and Owais Khalid Dar S/0 Ghulam Mohd Dar R/0 Nageenbagh Krankshivan Colony Sopore. They were arrested in a joint operation of 52 RR, 177,179 BNs CRPF, and Sopore Police. These three suspects threw hand grenade on SBI camp of 179BN, CRPF, but the grenade missed the target and ..

Why Lutyens' Media is silent on the ISIS style killing of Kashmiri girl?

 It has been more than 48 hours that the video of ISIS style killing of Kashmiri girl has gone viral. It can be clearly seen in the video that the terrorists shot dead 25 years old Ishrat Muneer, a resident of Dangerpora in Pulwama district, at a point blank range. The girl was pleading for mercy with folded hand but the Pakistani terrorists shot her twice.      Pakistani terrorists have claimed that the girl was killed as per Sharia law. The Pakistani terrorists ..

Cash-strapped Pakistan will soon sell donkeys to earn foreign exchange

  The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa livestock department has decided to set up donkey farms as part of its donkey export plan with foreign partnership. In this endeavor, China has extended helping hand and entered into a contract for developing the donkey farms. The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa livestock department has decided to set up donkey farms as part of its donkey export plan with foreign partnership, the Geo TV reported. An official was quoted, “Agreements will be signed with the Chinese government ..

Election Commission will visit J&K to take stock of situation in the state

  A team of Election Commission of India will visit Jammu and Kashmir to take stock of the situation in Jammu and Kashmir for holding election in the state and accordingly dates for the election will be announced. The state is presently under President rule. Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) Sunil Arora on Friday said the commission will hold a meeting with officials of Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA) and then visit the state to decide on holding simultaneous state assembly and Lok Sabha ..

1 jawan injured in a cowardly attack of terrorists on CRPF camp in Budgam

 Terrorist are at uneasy because of the security forces’ success in their endeavor to make Kashmir terrorism free. In their recently cowardly attacked, the terrorists lobbed a grenade on the D/43 battalion CRPF at Namtihal in Budgam yesterday that resulted in the injury of one constable of CRPF. The injured soldier was shift to the hospital for treatment. The security forces have cordon-off the area and search operation has been initiated in Budgam to apprehend the attackers.  ..

Know about budget 2019 in simple terms: Major take aways

  The interim finance minister Piyush Goel presented the much-awaited budget in Lok Sabha. The major highlights of the budget are:  Full tax rebate to Individual taxpayers with annual income up to 5 lakh rupees.Individuals with gross income upto 6.5 lakh rupees will not pay tax if they invest in provident funds and prescribed equities.Standard tax deduction for salaried persons rose from 40,000 rupees to 50,000 rupees.TDS threshold on rental income rose from 1.8 lakh to 2.4 lakh ..

War of words erupted between NC and PDP over Omar’s political manoeuvre on PSA

  The National Conference (NC) vice-president Omar Abdullah said on Thursday that his party would revoke the Public Safety Act (PSA) if comes to power in the upcoming state assembly election of Jammu and Kashmir. Speaking in Pulwama District, which is one of the four terrorist infested districts of Kashmir, said, “I do not wish to see the youth of the state behind bars without trial for months together. The parents crying for their children picked under the act”. He said, “If ..

Next CM of J&K from BJP says Ravinder Raina

  The BJP Jammu and Kashmir state President Ravinder Raina on Thursday affirmed that the next Chief Minister of the state will be from BJP only. He said BJP will win the state on its own. His remarks came three days before Prime Minister Narender Modi will arrive in the state. He said the remarkable development of the state will ensure that the people will vote for BJP to ensure that the party comes in power in the upcoming state assembly election.    Raina said, “The ..

Bowing head at the place of martyrs is like going for pilgrimage: JK Governor

  Governor Satya Pal Malik says that we must remember the sacrifices of our brave hearts. He said going to the place of martyrs is not less than going for pilgrimage in places like Haridwar, Kumbh etc. He paid tributes to the martyrs. Governor was speaking in an event organized to remember the sacrifice of seven martyrs of Praja Parishad who were demanding for one constitution, one symbol, i.e. Constitution of India and Tri-colour Indian flag, to be implemented in Jammu and Kashmir. ..

Two more terrorists shot down in 5 hour search operation in Pulwama

  Security forces have neutralized two terrorists after 5-hour long operation during midnight in Drubgam Village of Pulwama. Internet and mobile services are suspended to avoid any untoward incidence in Pulwama and Shopian.Security forces started search operation around 8 p.m. after getting a tip-off about the terrorists’ presence in Drubgam Village of Pulwama. The terrorists started firing at the security as soon as they realized that they are besieged by the security forces. The ..

Transient colony ready in Ganderbal, Kashmiri Pandits will be rehabilitated in Kashmir Valley

   Central Government is planning to rehabilitate Kashmiri Pandits in Kashmir valley and for this purpose, the central Government is constructing 10 transient colonies in the valley that would cost around Rs 920 crore. Out of these 10 colonies, the construction work of 192 flats in Ganderbal has been completed and Prime Minister Narender Modi will inaugurate it on February 3.     How these Colonies are different   These colonies are little different ..

First BPO of J&K to be inaugurated by PM in Bandipora

First BPO of J&K to be inaugurated by PM in Bandipora..

Suspected terrorists lobbed grenade on CRPF party near Police post Sherbagh in Anantnag

  In a terrorist attack six civilians and two CRPF personnel received injuries and they have been shifted to district hospital, Anantnag for treatment. The injured civilians have been identified as Rehana Wife of Haji Gulam Nabi and her daughter Sahiba residents of Anchidora, Anantnag, Safiya Daughter of Gulam Ahmad resident of Anchidora, Anantnag, Naaza Akhter Wife of Mohammad Ashraf Wani resident of Anchidora, Anantnag, Mohammad Hussain son of Mohammad yousuf resident of Satkipora, Irfan ..