Congress in Kerala says Alphons a ‘bridge’ between Kerala CPI-M, BJP

Thiruvananthapuram, Oct 17 : The Congress party in Kerala alleged that newly-appointed Union Tourism Minister K.J. Alphons is a “bridge” between the ruling CPI-M in the state and BJP in Delhi. Speaking to reporters here on Tuesday, Vice President of the state Congress party and legislator V.D. Sateeshan said “It’s now crystal clear that the […]

China urges all parties to resolve North Korea crisis

Beijing, Oct 17 : China on Tuesday urged all parties involved in the North Korean crisis to not add fuel to the fire and insisted that they should seek to resolve the situation through dialogue instead of provocation. Foreign Ministry spokesperson Lu Kang responded to a question regarding the threat made by Kim In-ryong, North […]

India issues six more medical visas to Pakistanis

New Delhi, Oct 17 : India has issued six more medical visas to Pakistani nationals seeking treatment, including two for bone marrow transplants and a five-year-old suffering from eye cancer. “We are giving visa for the bone marrow treatment of your son Mohammed Shayaan Noorwala in India,” External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj tweeted on Tuesday […]

Work is on to link public health with ayurveda: Modi

[New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi being welcomed by Minister of State for AYUSH Shripad Yesso Naik at the dedication of the first ever All India Institute of Ayurveda to the nation, on the occasion of 2nd Ayurveda Day, in New Delhi on Tuesday. /PTI] New Delhi, Oct 17 : Prime Minister Narendra Modi on […]

Custody of 7 Kashmiri separatists extended till November 14

New Delhi, Oct 17 : A court here on Tuesday extended till November 14 the judicial custody of seven Kashmiri separatists arrested on various charges, including receiving funds from Pakistan to sponsor terror activities and stone-pelting in Jammu and Kashmir. During the in-camera proceedings, District Judge Poonam Bamba extended the judicial custody of Aftab Hilali […]