'Why is Narendra Modi mum over Donald Trump's 'mediation' claim in Kashmir?' Congress, CPM, NC slam US president, ask MEA for clarification
The Congress on Tuesday asked why Prime Minister Narendra Modi is 'mum' over US President Donald Trump's claim that the Indian leader asked him to mediate on the Kashmir issue.
Sonia Gandhi issues statement condemning Modi govt for passing RTI (Amendment) Bill, says, Centre 'hell-bent on subverting law'
UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi on Tuesday said in a statement that the Centre is determined to subvert the Right to Information (RTI) Act, 2005. Her reaction came after the Lok Sabha passed RTI (Amendment) Bill, 2019 on Monday. The bill proposed to give the Centre the power to set the tenure and salaries of state and central Information Commissioners.
Imran Khan rules out chances of bilateral resolution of Kashmir dispute; claim follows Donald Trump's 'mediation' remark
Buoyed by Trump's offer of mediation on Kashmir, Imran Khan on Tuesday said that the contentious issue between India and Pakistan can never be resolved bilaterally
Donald Trump's clumsy 'mediation' claim over Kashmir gives Pakistan chance to link progress in Afghanistan and dialogue with India
There is no doubt at all that the question on Kashmir was planted among the Pakistani media present at the time, and that POTUS rose to it like a fish at a bait. But here's the thing. Nothing has really changed. First, the whole backpedalling exercise has already begun
Kashmir is 'bilateral issue' between India and Pakistan, but US 'ready to assist' talks: State Dept responds to Donald Trump's remarks
The Trump administration has launched a damage control exercise after the President's remarks about mediation on Kashmir, with the State Department on Tuesday saying it was a 'bilateral issue'
Donald Trump's need to 'mediate' India-Pakistan dispute is as flawed as the approach of his predecessors
Idea remains the same- that the United States harbours the belief that it is a good idea to make an effort for resolving the India-Pakistan ‘dispute’. What ‘dispute’ it wants to resolve differs from administration to administration.
Daily Bulletin: Karnataka Speaker says floor test will be done by 6 pm today; Trump offers to mediate on Kashmir issue; day's top stories
Karnataka Speaker adjourns House on third day of trust vote debate, assures floor test by 6 pm today; SC hearing today over NRC case to re-verify and extend deadline; day's top stories
'Would love to be mediator' of Kashmir issue between India, Pakistan, says Donald Trump; MEA says Modi made no such request
President Donald Trump on Monday offered to mediate the decades-long Kashmir dispute between India and Pakistan, signaling a shift in long-standing US policy that the issue must be solved bilaterally
Firstpost Editor's Picks: Pakistan's cases against Hafiz Saeed, Spider-Man: Far From Home review, Ravindra Jadeja's outburst; today's must-read stories
Firstpost Editor's Picks: Pakistan's cases against Hafiz Saeed, Rahul Gandhi's resignation, ICC Cricket world Cup 2019, SpiderMan: Far From Home movie review; today's must-read stories
MEA dismisses Pakistan's filing of cases against Hafiz Saeed, claims country trying to 'hoodwink' international community with cosmetic steps against terror
Pakistan is trying to hoodwink the international community with its "cosmetic" steps against terror groups, the Ministry of External Affairs’ (MEA) spokesperson Raveesh Kumar said in a weekly press briefing on Thursday
India, Pakistan to discuss modalities of Kartarpur corridor on 14 July, aim to complete discussions before Guru Nanak Dev's birth anniversary
Pakistan and India on Tuesday decided to hold the second meeting to discuss the draft agreement for finalising the modalities of the Kartarpur corridor and related technical issues on 14 July in Wagah
J&K governor upbeat, but talks with Hurriyat unlikely due to Pakistan meddling, BJP's caveat and separatists' house arrests
The Pakistani connection to separatist leaders in Jammu and Kashmir rules out the possibility of a dialogue with the Hurriyat or any other group in the near future and also raises the question of whether the olive branch is a ploy or a mark of serious intent to resolve the Kashmir dispute.
Pakistan sets conditions to operate Kartarpur Corridor, opposes all of Indian proposals, says official
Pakistan has set a host of terms and conditions for the operationalisation of the Kartarpur Corridor and opposed India's proposals to make it open throughout the year to facilitate travel to one of the holiest pilgrimage sites of the Sikhs, officials said Saturday.
India's 'Cold Start' doctrine: Strategy evolved after 2001 Parliament attack; recent terror strikes underscore its significance
'Cold Start' is aimed at paralysing Pakistan's response as the battle groups are trained to enter the Pakistani territory within 72 to 96 hours from the time the order to mobilise is issued.
'Another strike on Pakistan': India's World Cup win has social media buzzing; Amit Shah, Mehbooba Mufti add to humour
The whole of India was ecstatic with the victory against Pakistan at the World Cup. Social media was abuzz with witty catchphrases, and even political leaders chipped in.
India vs Pakistan, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019: Indian bowler Bhuvneshwar Kumar walks off with only 2.4 overs bowled after suffering hamstring injury
Bhuvneshwar Kumar opened the bowling for India in Pakistan's chase of 337, but could only manage 2.4 overs before leaving the Old Trafford field due to his injury.
India vs Pakistan, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 Match Preview: Virat Kohli and Co start favourites against struggling Men in Green
The narrative of a duel between India and Pakistan is such that irrespective of whether it is a World Cup game or not, it creates heroes or villains for life.
Shah Mehmood Qureshi says Indian govt still in 'election mindset of keeping vote bank intact', calls for talks on basis of equality
Pakistan will hold talks with India on the "basis of equality" and in a "dignified manner", and it is up to New Delhi whether to engage with Islamabad to resolve all outstanding issues, Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi has said.
Pakistan extends airspace ban along eastern border with India till 28 June; sector between Delhi and Europe, US worst hit
Pakistan on Thursday extended its airspace ban along its eastern border with India for the third time till 28 June, according to a notice issued by the country's Civil Aviation Authority
India's 'social media sena's' reaction to Pakistan ad mocking Abhinandan Varthaman is self-righteousness on steroids
So when a Pakistan TV channel released an ad featuring a mock interrogation between When a Pakistan TV channel released an ad featuring a mock interrogation between Pakistani officials and an actor playing Commander Varthaman, it was bound to make India’s always-on-the-ready 'Social Media Sena' take immediate umbrage and cry foul over Pakistan’s shameful, rude, insensitive, etc., etc., behaviour for allowing such an offending ad to be aired in the first place.Pakistani officials and an actor playing Commander Varthaman, it was bound to make India’s always-on-the-ready 'Social Media Sena' take immediate umbrage and cry foul over Pakistan’s shameful, rude, insensitive, etc., etc., behaviour for allowing such an offending ad to be aired in the first place.