Cabinet nod for IIM at Jammu

New Delhi: Jammu is set to get an IndianInstitute of Management (IIM) from the current academic session as part of the Prime Minister’s development package for Jammu and Kashmir. An out-campus will be set up in the Kashmir region later. The Union Cabinet today approved the establishment and operationalisation of IIM at Jammu in a […]

The king of Afghan Jihad is back, he was also the terror of Kashmir

ePaper Version: By Ajit Chak: Backed by the USA and Pakistan one of the most notorious figures of the Afghan jihad, Gulbuddin Hekmatyar a former Afghan Prime Minister and Taliban warlord is back in Afghanistan and it is bad news for India. Even as India focuses on minor issues like pellet guns and the fiery […]

Are we prepared to counter Uri like attacks against India

ePaper Version: By P K Vasudeva:┬áThe terrorist attack on a military camp in Uri, close to the Line of Control with Pakistan-occupied-Kashmir, on 18 September in the wee hoursof morning poses yet another challenge to India. It has the potential to create a major crisis, even a flashpoint, in the relations between India and Pakistan. […]

Pak people our only hope for peace in the region

ePaper Version: By Yogindra Mohan: ┬áThe recent attack on Uri army camp by Pakistan supported terrorists has once again exposed IndiaÔÇÖs utter lack of preparedness militarily, strategically and politically to effectively respond to and put an end once for all to such attacks on our security establishment. Every time our security men are martyred, we […]


ePaper Version: By P. K. VASUDEVA:┬áAn all-party delegation of 26 MPs from 20 different parties under the leadership of Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh seeking to end turbulence in Kashmir concluded its two-day visit on 4-5 September with no breakthrough, however, Singh saw some positives even as he lashed out at the separatists for their […]

BJP may bargain for 50:50 term for next J&K CM

New Delhi, Jan 7 (IANS) The BJP, which is a junior partner in the Jammu and Kashmir government, may bargain for a 50:50 formula for rest of the chief ministerial term, sources said, even as the PDP on Thursday named Mehbooba Mufti as its leader in the assembly. Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed, who led […]