US speaking India’s language: Pakistani minister

Islamabad, June 28 : Pakistan’s Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar has accused the US of speaking India’s language after Washington and New Delhi urged Islamabad not to let its territory be used for cross-border terror attacks. This was a matter of concern, the Dawn newspaper on Wednesday quoted Nisar as saying, after the US and India […]

Two visitors create ruckus in Delhi Assembly, arrested

New Delhi, June 28 : Two turbaned men sitting in the visitors gallery in the Delhi Assembly on Wednesday flung torn bits of paper in the Assembly hall and shouted slogans against Delhi Minister Satyendar Jain. The two were arrested. The day’s business was on in the Delhi Assembly, which is in session, when two […]

US, India going to be substantially closer: American official

Washington, June 28 : The meeting between US President Donald Trump and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has sent a clear message around the world that ties bewteen the two countries are going to be “substantially closer”, Energy Secretary Rick Perry has said. “There was a picture yesterday that I happened to see… of these […]

EC collaborating with Facebook to enrol new voters

New Delhi, June 28 : The Election Commission will launch a special drive to enrol new electors, and has collaborated with Facebook to launch a ‘voter registration reminder’ on July 1. According to an official release, a notification of the ‘voter registration reminder’ will be sent on July 1 to people who are eligible to […]

We worship ‘gau mata’, won’t tolerate insult: Goa Minister

Panaji, June 28 : A cabinet minister in the BJP-led coalition government, who has in the past demanded a ban on bikinis in Goa, has warned that no untoward incident against “gau mata” will be tolerated in the state. Public Works Department Minister Sudin Dhavalikar, who belongs to the Maharashtrawadi Gomantak Party, was speaking to […]