Silent march in Kashmir University in solidarity with AMU students

Srinagar, Oct 15 : Students of the Kashmir University staged a silent march on Monday to show solidarity with Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) students facing sedition charges for trying to offer funeral prayers in absentia for a slain Ph.D scholar-turned-militant commander. Manan Bashir Wani, who was a Ph.D scholar in AMU before he joined militant […]

India, China launch training programme for Afghan diplomats

[New Delhi: A view of the premises of the Teen Murti where Minister of State for Culture Mahesh Sharma and Minister of Housing and Urban Affairs Hardeep Singh Puri laid the foundation stone for the construction of a museum for all Prime Ministers of the country, in New Delhi on Monday, Oct 15, 2018. ( […]

India, China launch training programme for Afghan diplomats

New Delhi, Oct 15 : India and China on Monday launched a joint programme to train Afghan diplomats in pursuance of an understanding between the two countries to undertake joint projects in the war-torn nation. “I am very happy that today (Monday) we are chartering a new course with the beginning of a training programme […]

Searches on in J&K’s Kulgam

Srinagar, Oct 15 : Security forces started a cordon and search operation on Monday in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kulgam district after presence of militants was suspected, police said. Following a tip off the security forces started the search operation in Kandipora village. No firing exchange has been reported as yet from the area. /IANS

18 Afghan soldiers killed in Taliban attacks on military checkpoints

Kabul, Oct 15 : At least 18 Afghan army soldiers were killed and 10 others kidnapped in attacks carried out by the Taliban militant group against several military checkpoints in the western province of Farah, officials told Efe on Sunday. The attacks come amid increased violence ahead of the Afghan legislative elections scheduled for October […]

Netanyahu warns Hamas after increased riots at Gaza border

Jerusalem, Oct 15 : Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu warned Hamas on Sunday that if it continues the violent attacks against Israel, “it will be stopped in a very painful way”. Netanyahu made the remarks at the weekly Israeli Cabinet meeting in Jerusalem, Xinhua reported. The Prime Minister made his threat as a result of […]