NEW DELHI: Vice Chancellor of Aligarh Muslim University of India has warned of ‘communal conflagration’ if Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) goes ahead with its plant to hold demonstration on the birth anniversary of freedom fighter Raja Mahendra Pratap in the university premises.
NEW DELHI: Rape cases in the Indian capital more than doubled between 2012 and 2013 while cases of assault on women increased five times, the government said on Wednesday. Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju told the Rajya Sabha that crimes against women increased both in the National Capital Territory (NCT) of…
DHAKA: Bangladesh has banned funeral prayers of those involved in ‘war crimes’ in 1971 war with Pakistan, local media quoted Liberation War Affairs Minister Mozammel Haque as saying.
MUMBAI: Bollywood superstar Shahrukh Khan crossed 10 million followers on micro-blogging site, Twitter, for which he thanked his fans by by sending out an audio message.
SIALKOT: Indian Border Security Forces (BSF) resorted indiscriminate firing along Charwa sector in Sialkot throughout Monday night till morning killing one citizen and injuring four others including two personnel of Chenab rangers.
SRINAGAR: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said that he wants to win the hearts and minds of the Kashmiris, adding that the will of ex-Indian PM Attal Behai Vajpayee for linking Kashmir with India would be fulfilled.
SRINAGAR: Indian police and paramilitary forces arrested Jammu and Kashmir Liberation Front Chairman, Muhammad Yasin Malik along with many party leaders and activists in his native Maisuma area of Srinagar, Indian troops martyred two more youths in Sopore town on Monday.
SRINAGAR: All Parties Hurriyet Conference (G) Chairman Syed Ali Shah Geelani and the All Parties Hurriyet Conference (M) Chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq would not be able to attend the forthcoming meeting of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation due to non-issuance of travel documents to them by the Indian authorities.
SRINAGAR: Indian Defence Minister Arun Jaitley has warned Pakistan that Indian army would give a befitting reply to ceasefire violations along Line of Control by them.
SRINAGAR: Complete shutdown was observed in West region of occupied kashmir on Friday to pay glowing tributes to the two women, Aasiya and Neelofar, who were abducted, molested and subsequently killed by men in uniform in Shopian five years ago in 2009.