Situation improving, but will Modi’s policy bring Kashmir back from the brink?

  The investigation agencies and security forces seem to have throttled the terror funding after a massive crackdown against separatists and terrorist elements using stone-pelting as a weapon of choice to spawning unrest in Kashmir valley. Manish Tiwari | Chandigarh Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s opponents may not like to admit it. But there are enough […]

Daily World Special SYL imbroglio: Centre’s draft proposal ready — No SYL shall be built, addl water to flow to Haryana

Manish Tiwari | Chandigarh The Union government has finalised a draft proposal to end the vexed river-waters issue between the two neighbouring States of Punjab and Haryana. The formula among other things includes that the SYL canal shall not be built even as all efforts shall be made to augment the capacity of the Bhakra […]

Israel, India look past defence to broaden commercial ties

By Tova Cohen and Ari Rabinovitch TEL AVIV, Jul 5 : In the months leading up to Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s historic visit to Israel, India signed two arms deals, spending $2.6 billion on Israeli missile defense systems. Yet since Modi arrived yesterday, military ties — for decades the secretive bedrock of India-Israel relations […]