US deeply concerned about Turkey’s airstrikes in Syria, Iraq

Washington, April 26 : The US said it is “deeply concerned” that Turkey conducted airstrikes in Syria and Iraq without “proper coordination” with Washington or the coalition forces, media reports said. “We have expressed those concerns to the government of Turkey directly,” State Department spokesman Mark Toner told a regular news briefing on Tuesday. “These […]

4 linked to Brussels attacks arrested in Barcelona

Barcelona, April 26 : At least four persons suspected of having links to the perpetrators of the Brussels airport and metro attacks of March 2016, were detained in Barcelona, officials said. According to regional authorities, police carried out raids early Tuesday in an operation against a group with alleged links to terror groups and organised […]

Significance of Modi’s Israel visit enormous: Israeli envoy

New Delhi, April 25 : Israel’s Ambassador to India Daniel Carmon on Tuesday called the coming visit of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to Israel as enormously significant. “Its timing is so right. The fact that this visit happens after so many years, after being so hesitant, after not talking about it… things have evolved. It […]

Two CRPF men from Himachal cremated with full state honours

[Mandi : Wife of of CRPF martyr Surender Thakur, who was killed in Naxal attack in Sukma chhattisgarh, mourn during his funeral at his native village Ner Chowk Mandi on Tuesday. /PTI] Shimla, April 25 : Two CRPF men killed in an ambush by Maoists in Chhattisgarh’s Sukma district were cremated on Tuesday with full […]

Chhattisgarh CM, BJP had deal with Maoists: Digvijaya

New Delhi, April 25 : Senior Congress leader Digvijaya Singh on Tuesday stirred a controversy by reiterating that Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Raman Singh and the BJP had a “deal and understanding” with the Maoists in the state. He called for talks with all stakeholders to bring Maoist violence under control. “Chief Minister Raman Singh ji […]

CRPF killings: Government flayed for failure to contain terrorism

New Delhi, April 25 : A day after a deadly ambush in Chhattisgarh’s Sukma killed 25 CRPF personnel and left several injured, the opposition on Tuesday flayed the BJP-led central and state governments for their failure to contain Maoist violence. The opposition leaders, while condemning the attack on Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) party, blamed […]