Islamophobic incidents up by 1,000% since Trump took office: Muslim group

Washington, April 26 : The number of Islamophobia incidents involving US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officials has increased by around 1,000 per cent since President Donald Trump took office in January, according to a Muslim activist group. The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) said preliminary data collated from its branches across the country, found […]

Mehbooba meets Modi, stresses on Kashmir dialogue

New Delhi, April 24 : Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti said on Monday a conducive atmosphere was needed for restoring order in troubled Jammu and Kashmir, soon after she met Prime Minister Narendra Modi over the worsening security situation in the state. “We held discussions on various issues…the agenda of alliance between the PDP-BJP,” Mehbooba told […]

Putin, Tillerson find very little to agree on

Moscow, April 13 : The rift between Washington and Moscow was laid bare as Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and Russian President Vladimir Putin failed to ease deepening tensions over Syria. “There is a low level of trust between our countries,” Tillerson said in a press conference with Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on Wednesday, […]