30 Aug 2014
Jammu: India on Friday lodged a strong protest with Pakistan against repeated ceasefire violations along the International Border in Jammu region by forces across the border and warned the neighbouring country of powerful retaliation in the event of fresh firing.
29 Aug 2014
Washington: Two US lawmakers, including the lone Indian-American Congressman, have joined Sikh community groups in protesting the world basketball body FIBA's delay in reviewing the discriminatory policy against Sikh basketball players who wear turbans.
28 Aug 2014
Srinagar: Opposition PDP, BJP and National Panthers Party (NPP) on Thursday staged walkouts from the Jammu and Kashmir Assembly over different issues like discrimination in allotment of development funds to constituencies, rejection of resolution on rehabilitation of refugees from West Pakistan and rising inflation.
26 Aug 2014
New Delhi: Large parts of Jalpaiguri, Siliguri and Coochbehar districts under Darjeeling district of West Bengal were flooded following heavy rains in past two days with red alert hoisted at Domohoni point of Teesta.
21 Aug 2014
Islamabad: An opposition politician leading protesters trying to bring down Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said talks with the government were suspended on Thursday, as the continuing impasse raised fears for the nuclear-armed country's stability.
25 Aug 2014
Islamabad: Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said there was no justification for the protests as he has accepted all constitutional demands of protesters after opposition leader Imran Khan asked him to quit for 30 days to allow a probe into alleged rigging in the 2013 polls.
04 Aug 2014
New Delhi: Union Minister for Health & Family Welfare Harsh Vardhan on Sunday said the government would work towards enhancing Ayurveda's global acceptance as evidence-based medicine.
21 Aug 2014
Islamabad: Pakistan government negotiators will meet anti-government protest leaders for the second day on Thursday to strike a deal to end the week-long political crisis and siege of the Parliament by protesters who are demanding the resignation of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif.
22 Aug 2014
Islamabad: The anti-government protests in Pakistan entered the ninth day on Friday amidst serious differences between the negotiators and the protest leaders, who are demanding nothing less than Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's resignation as a pre-condition for talks.
15 Jul 2014
New Delhi: Political analyst and senior journalist Ved Pratap Vaidik on Tuesday said that India and Pakistan should be a big family and that Kashmir should not be separated from India but should be made free.