India on Friday said Pakistan should "stop treating terror as a state policy" and ensure that all terror groups are considered as "pariah" in its own land if it was serious in its war against terrorism.
Ahead of President Barack Obama's visit, India on Friday emphasized the need for upgradation of Indo-US ties which should not be "transactional" in nature and not based on "quid pro quo", saying it was in the strategic interest of America.
There will be no dialogue with Pakistan till it continues to violate ceasefire along the Line of Control and International Border in Jammu and Kashmir, Union Minister General (retd) VK Singh said on Saturday.
Union Minister of State for External Affairs and BJP leader General (Retd) VK Singh will visit Kashmir on Saturday to interact with the party leaders and candidates for the forthcoming Assembly elections.
India on Friday said plans are afoot to form a regional airline to improve air connectivity in eight North Eastern states, including Arunachal Pradesh, besides accelerating the development of rail and road networks in the remote region.
Congress on Monday virtually questioned the continuance of former Army chief Gen V K Singh as Union minister in the wake of the Armed Forces Tribunal making some carping comments against him in the Sukna land scam case.
The Delhi High Court Friday granted bail to Lt. Gen. (Retd) Tejinder Singh, who was taken into custody after a court here rejected his bail plea over allegations that he offered a bribe to then army chief General V.K. Singh for clearing "sub-standard" Tatra trucks.
DoNER Minister Gen (retd) VK Singh would meet the chief ministers of all eight northeastern states in Guwahati Aug 21-22 to decide a roadmap for the development of the region, an official said here on Monday.
There was a difference of opinion between CBI officers on filing charge sheet against Lt Gen (Retd) Tejinder Singh in connection with alleged bribe offer made to then army chief VK Singh in connection with Tatra vehicle deal.
Controversial former Army Chief General Vijay Kumar Singh, who was made the Minister of State (Independent Charge) in the Narendra Modi government, has somewhat of chequered past with one episode being a long unsuccessful battle with the UPA government over his age issue.