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International report confirms terror nursery
A recent report by the Brussels-based Crisis Group, which focuses on the role of madrassas in promoting religious extremism in Pakistan's Punjab, corroborates PM Narendra Modi's assertion that the neighbour is “exports“ terrorism.
(Mon, 26 Sep 2016 23:41:23 GMT)

Niti Aayog plans to turn nation into 'blue economy'
The Niti Aayog has started a consultation process for integrating defence and internal security with a 15-year vision and initiated a discussion to leverage India's status as a major maritime nation with a long coastline and the potential to become a significant 'blue economy'.
(Mon, 26 Sep 2016 23:35:24 GMT)

‘Blood and water can’t flow together’: PM Narendra Modi gets tough on Indus treaty
Taking the offensive right into the heart of Pakistan, India decided on Monday to suspend the meeting of the Indus Water Commission and explore ways to use its share of water of rivers flowing into Pakistan, besides hinting that it could revive construction of the Tulbul project in Jammu & Kashmir.
(Mon, 26 Sep 2016 22:09:31 GMT)

Tech should aid farms, medicine: PM Narendra Modi
Addressing scientists here on the occasion of the Platinum Jubilee celebrations of the country's national R&D body, CSIR, Modi said, "The CSIR has done a lot of good things in the health sector.
(Mon, 26 Sep 2016 21:49:48 GMT)

366 smuggler-friendly points on Bangla border to be sealed
India and Bangladesh have identified 366 vulnerable stretches on the 4,096-km eastern border which are frequently used by criminals to smuggle fake Indian currency notes, illegal migrants, gold, cattle, drugs and essential items and even members of insurgent groups.
(Mon, 26 Sep 2016 21:34:47 GMT)

Paracetamol, injections too, to cost as much as 35% less
The drug price regulator has slashed prices of all paracetamol medications, including injections, by up to 35% in wake of the flu outbreak across the country.
(Mon, 26 Sep 2016 21:24:25 GMT)

Gandhi land to be open-defecation free on October 2
Mahatma Gandhi’s birthplace Porbandar in Gujarat will be declared open defecation free (ODF) on Oc-tober 2, which is his birth an-niversary.
(Mon, 26 Sep 2016 21:19:20 GMT)

Scheme-specific parameters for oversight panels
(Mon, 26 Sep 2016 20:37:13 GMT)

SC seek's Centre's response on custodial torture
The Supreme Court sought the Centre's response on Monday on a PIL by ex-law minister Ashwani Kumar seeking a direction to the government to enact a stand-alone law to punish police for custodial torture.
(Mon, 26 Sep 2016 20:33:17 GMT)

SC to hear PIL on norms for raids
(Mon, 26 Sep 2016 20:28:01 GMT)

Dargahs appeal for peace in Valley
A delegation of heads of dargahs led by the chief of Ajmer Sharif appealed to the people in the Kashmir Valley on Monday to remain calm, observe peace and help the government bring normalcy.
(Mon, 26 Sep 2016 20:17:28 GMT)

'Pakistan is nest of religious extremism, there will be no peace as long as it is there'
(Mon, 26 Sep 2016 20:12:19 GMT)

PM Narendra Modi, party praise Sushma Swaraj's speech at the UN general assembly
PM Narendra Modi praised external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj for her speech at the UN general assembly, saying she articulated effectively on a range of issues.
(Mon, 26 Sep 2016 20:04:38 GMT)

Kashmir unrest: Fresh test shows pellets, not bullet, killed 22-year-old
The autopsy report was placed before a bench of justices P C Ghose and Amitava Roy in a sealed envelope by attorney general Mukul Rohatgi on Monday.
(Mon, 26 Sep 2016 19:57:17 GMT)

After Pathankot and Uri, Centre OKs smart fence to stop Pakistan terror export
The government has given in-principle approval to the recommendations of a committee that stressed the need of technology, among other measures, to strengthen security along India’s 3,323km border with Pakistan.
(Mon, 26 Sep 2016 19:54:48 GMT)

Six top JMB terrorists in police net, strikes in several states foiled
Five of the arrested were involved in the Burdwan blasts that came in the middle of Durga Puja, on October 2, two years ago.
(Mon, 26 Sep 2016 19:30:44 GMT)

IAF airbases along western front on high alert, hold major air defence exercise
The primary objective of “Exercise Talon” involving the crucial Western Air Command is to “improve operational preparedness and air defence” in the entire stretch from J&K to Rajasthan. There have also been a flurry of top-level military meetings among the different top commanders.
(Mon, 26 Sep 2016 17:52:46 GMT)

Abandon Kashmir dreams, Sushma Swaraj tells Pakistan
Swaraj bluntly called out Pakistan at the United Nations for nurturing and harboring terrorists responsible for attack worldwide. Her attack came even as a top US General agreed with US defense secretary's decision to withhold $300 million in military support for Pakistan this year.
(Mon, 26 Sep 2016 16:54:16 GMT)

IPS officer OP Singh taking over as the new Director General of CISF
(Mon, 26 Sep 2016 16:52:20 GMT)

Dargah heads meet Rajnath Singh to discuss Kashmir issue
(Mon, 26 Sep 2016 16:50:15 GMT)

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