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Imran warns Modi

The rhetoric over Kashmir continues on both sides of the border. Prime Minister Imran Khan hit back at his Indian counterpart Narendar Modi and the Indian army chief, sending a stern warning that attacking Pakistan will be their last mistake.

Modi’s temple plan

The Modi government is moving ahead with its scheme to build a grand temple at the site of the Babri mosque which was razed by Hindu radicals over thirty years ago. This will be a step towards implementing the fascist

Modi plans to construct ‘great’ temple at Babri mosque site

NEW DELHI: The construction of the great Hindu temple at the Holy Place, which was fiercely disputed by the Muslims, took a step closer on Wednesday when Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that a trust had been finalized to

Violent protests could boost Modi’s election test in New Delhi: report

NEW DELHI: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Bhartiya Janta Party (BJP) are facing their first political check this week since violent anti-government demonstrations exploded nearly two months ago, with the contentious unrest likely to win them votes at

Modi’s ‘fatal mistake’ will lead to the independence of Kashmir: PM

MUZAFFARABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan vowed to further accelerate efforts to highlight the plight of oppressed Kashmiri people at the international level. Addressing the special session of AJK Legislative Assembly, the prime minister said Modi government has detained eight million

Modi’s belligerent rhetoric 

Amid growing protests over the contentious citizenship laws, declining economic growth, and a looming state election in which the BJP is not expected to do well, Indian Prime Minister Modi has now again turned to his favourite punching bag: Pakistan.

Pakistan rejects Modi’s ‘belligerent rhetoric’: FO

ISLAMABAD: The Foreign Office on Wednesday denounced Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s “irresponsible and war-mongering remarks” against Pakistan. The Foreign office released an statement saying that the “remarks are another reflection of India’s incurable obsession with Pakistan and the BJP

Trump meets Imran Khan

Prime Minister Imran Khan met US President Donald Trump on the sidelines of the World Economic Forum’s annual summit in Davos. The informal yet cordial meeting was the third between the two leaders since the prime minister visited Washington in

Trump’s visit to India

US President Donald Trump is likely to visit India next month on his first tour to the country since he took office over three years ago. A presidential visit has long been on the card with an invitation pending from

Dissent in India

For more than a month now, men and women, both young and old, have gathered in large numbers outside university campuses and in the streets across India to protest the discriminatory Citizenship Amendment Act. New voices have emerged from within

Internet suspension in Kashmir illegal, says Indian Supreme Court

NEW DELHI: The Indian Supreme Court on Friday has ruled that it was unconstitutional to shut down the internet in the disputed territory of Kashmir Valley in criticism against Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s government. As the New Delhi earlier had

Uttar Pradesh CM rebuffs allegations from rights groups in India

LUCKNOW: Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh in India has rebuffed allegations from rights groups of police abuses during demonstrations against a new citizenship law, crediting his tough stand with bringing situation calmly to the streets. India’s northern state in the

Modi govt can do anything to divert attention from IOK: PM

RAWALPINDI: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Thursday said that Modi government can do anything to divert world attention from Indian-occupied Kashmir. Regarding grim human rights situation in Occupied Kashmir and oppressive policies of the Narendra Modi-led Indian government against Muslims

PM has directed to ensure gas supply to households: Awan

SIALKOT: Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Information and Broadcasting Dr Firdous Ashiq Awan on Sunday said the prime minister has directed concerned authorities to ensure gas supply to households. Addressing a press conference, the special assistant denied reports that

Indian protests on citizenship law

The Modi government has been polarising the Indian nation even further after the introduction of the discriminatory Citizenship Amendment Bill. There have been massive protests and violence in many Indian cities over the anti-Muslim legislation. Fresh protests rocked several Indian

Anti-Muslim citizenship bill

India has taken another step towards being a Hindu state by introducing a controversial citizenship act. The legislation fits into the Hindutva agenda of the fascist Modi government to marginalise the 200 million Muslims in India The bill seeks to

Indian Muslims are under direct threat of RSS Ideology: PM Khan

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Thursday said RSS ideology in India is a threat to Muslims and other minorities. He has urged the international powers to step in to avoid any serious situation in South Asia as the Modi

Modi praises PM Khan to open Kartarpur corridor for Sikh Pilgrims

GURUDWARA: Indian Premier Narendra Modi has praised Prime Minister Imran Khan for opening of the Kartarpur corridor for Sikh pilgrims. Narendra Modi said, “I would like to thank the Prime Minister of Pakistan, Imran Khan for respecting the sentiments of

India approaches ICAO after Pakistan refuses airspace access

NEW DELHI: India approached the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) after Pakistan refused Prime Minister Narendra Modi to access country’s airspace, today on Monday. According to sources, overflight clearances were granted to India by other countries as per the set

Modi cancels Turkey visit after Erdogan’s criticism

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi canceled a two-day trip to Turkey after Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan severely criticized India for its illegal 5th August action on Kashmir while addressing at United Nations General Assembly (UNGA). The life in the

Pakistan considers full air space closure for India

Federal cabinet to consider full air space closure for India said in an upcoming meeting Federal Minister for Civil Aviation, Ghulam Sarwar Khan. Also Read: PM condemns unprovoked firing by Indian forces along LoC According to sources, Federal Minister made

Internet slammed SRK, Aamir for appreciating Modi’s initiative

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi organized a meet-up and invited big names from Bollywood to the event. According to media sources, the purpose of inviting the internationally acclaimed artists is to promote Mahatma Gandhi and Gandhism through entertainment industry. The

Violating Indus Water Treaty an act of aggression, FO

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan said to India that denying our share of water under the Indus Water Treaty would be taken as a step of aggression. On this matter, Pakistan has a complete right to respond. During the weekly briefing, Foreign Office

Mobile phone services restored in Occupied Kashmir, internet remains suspended

SRINAGAR, INDIAN-OCCUPIED KASHMIR: After a 72-day communication blackout in Indian-Occupied Kashmir, mobile phone service is restored in the valley. However, the residents are still unable to access the internet. India cut mobile networks in Kashmir due to security concerns in

Indian celebrities booked for writing open letter to Modi on mob lynching

NEW DELHI: Indian police have booked 49 celebrities who had written an open letter to Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi against the increasing cases of mob lynching in the country, Indian media reported. A first information report (FIR was lodged

UAE should play its due role in Kashmir issue: NA Speaker

ISLAMABAD: Asad Qaiser, Speaker National Assembly, has urged the United Arab Emirates to play its due role for resolution of Kashmir dispute. In the wake of recent atrocities and brutalities in Indian occupied Kashmir, the Speaker of National Assembly Asad

Despite global outcry Modi receives award from Bill Gates

NEW YORK: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday swept aside an uproar from human rights advocates to receive an award from the Gates Foundation. The Gates Foundation has awarded Narendra Modi for taking an initiative in resolving open defecation

Kashmir under strict lock down for past 51 days

SRINAGAR: Life in Indian occupied Kashmir remains paralyzed for the 51st consecutive day on Tuesday. The normal life in Kashmir remains to be paralyzed. The shops, businesses and other facilities are closed in the Valley. India’s Minister of Home Affairs

Comedian Hasan Minhaj denied entry at Modi’s Houston rally

HOUSTON: Indian-American actor Hasan Minhaj on Sunday was denied entry to Indian Premier Narendra Modi’s speech at NRG Stadium in Houston. The Indian-American comedian Hasan Minhaj was barred from entering the premises by the organizers. The event organizers claim the

Restore normalcy in occupied Kashmir: ISC

NEW DELHI: Indian Supreme Court (ISC) on Monday ordered the Indian government to immediately restore normalcy in occupied Kashmir. The court gave the orders after hearing multiple pleas against the 5th August’s decision of the Indian government0 to revoke the