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April 11, 2017 8:11 AM Kulbhushan Jadhav: India to do 'whatever it takes' to help 'spy'

India says it will do "whatever it takes" to ensure justice for a former navy officer sentenced to death in Pakistan on charges of spying. Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj said Kulbhushan Jadhav was "kidnapped" and tried on "concocted charges". Mr Jadhav was arrested last year and convicted on Monday of "espionage and sabotage activities against Pakistan" 9

March 11, 2017 9:27 PM Assembly elections results 2017: Narendra Modi unlikely to be amused by projection of Amit Shah

Amit Shah exerts more influence in the party than any past president, including loh purush LK Advani in his hey day. Shah runs a one-man show in which there is little room for debate or consensus. Some time back a visitor to the BJP office on Ashoka Road was taken aback to find that all BJP office-bearers present in the building were at pains to rush to the gate to receive 13

October 29, 2016 5:23 PM Two Nuclear Powers Are One Skirmish Away From All Out War

India and Pakistan each expelled a high-ranking opposing diplomat Thursday amid increasing tensions over the disputed northern territory of Kashmir. India expelled the Pakistani diplomat on charges of “espionage activities” on India’s security capabilities on the Kashmiri border. Pakistan angrily responded that the charges were “false and unsubstantiated 10

September 29, 2016 5:09 PM Kashmir will be for you, Mr. Modi, what Russia was for Adolf Hitler

What if I say you are inculcating hatred into the minds of your people, in order to suffocate their hopes for being the biggest economy of South Asia? What if I say, that your foemen are less assailable than your weakened position? What if I say, that because of your lack of understanding of the regional powers and their goals, your own insidious words 4

September 29, 2016 2:44 PM India Seeks to Curb Tensions After Killing Militants in Pakistan

India is moving to contain military tensions after earlier announcing it killed terrorists just across the border in Pakistan, the biggest armed escalation since a standoff 17 years ago. There’s no plan to worsen the situation by scrapping treaties or cutting off relations with Pakistan, though diplomatic and economic pressure will continue through a review 6

September 27, 2016 12:20 AM Pakistan says India risks 'self-destructive war' by escalating Kashmir tensions

The top Pakistani official in the volatile dispute over Kashmir warned in an interview that India is dangerously escalating a war of words over the divided territory between the two nuclear-armed powers, vehemently denying that Islamabad was behind a recent attack that killed 18 soldiers at an Indian military base there. Indian rhetorical attacks are “creating 5

September 20, 2016 2:39 PM Indian, Pakistani Troops Exchange Fire In Kashmir After Deadly Raid

Indian and Pakistani troops exchanged fire across their disputed border in Kashmir on Tuesday, two days after a deadly raid on an army base that New Delhi blamed on Pakistan-based militants. Eighteen soldiers died in Sunday's attack, which was the worst of its kind to hit the divided Himalayan region in more than a decade and has increased hostility

September 20, 2016 8:46 AM Uri attack: NIA files FIR in terror case

An NIA team is in Uri to collect the blood samples and finger prints of the four slain terrorists, who allegedly belong to Jaish-e-Mohammad New Delhi: The National Investigation Agency (NIA) filed a first investigation report in the Uri terror case on Tuesday, said a senior official of the agency. A six-member team has already reached Uri to collect 5

September 19, 2016 11:55 PM Modi thrashes out response to deadly Held Kashmir raid

SRINAGAR: India’s prime minister on Monday summoned top security advisers to thrash out a response to a deadly raid on a Kashmir army base blamed on ‘militants’ from Pakistan, amid calls for tough action against the nuclear-armed nation. Narendra Modi has vowed to punish those behind the attack in which gunmen hurling grenades stormed a base, killing

September 19, 2016 10:23 PM India Weighs Its Options Against Pakistan As World Condemns Uri Attack

New Delhi: India on Monday weighed its options against Pakistan in the wake of the Uri terror attack, with the army vowing to pick its own "time and place" to retaliate and the political leadership authorising a global diplomatic blitz aimed at isolating Islamabad as a hub of terrorism. On a day that saw emotions running high over the death of 18 soldiers