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Pervez Musharraf accepts JeM hand in Pulwama attack, denies Pakistan's involvement

Pervez Musharraf accepts JeM hand in Pulwama attack, denies Pakistan's involvement

The terror attack killed at least 40 jawans.  

Feb 21, 2019, 06:31 AM IST
PM Narendra Modi leaves for two-day visit to South Korea

PM Narendra Modi leaves for two-day visit to South Korea

MEA Spokesperson Raveesh Kumar said the visit would strengthen India's special strategic partnership with South Korea and add dynamism to the Look East Policy.

Feb 20, 2019, 23:43 PM IST
Transfer Kulbhushan Jadhav's case to an ordinary court: India to ICJ

Transfer Kulbhushan Jadhav's case to an ordinary court: India to ICJ

Harish Salve argued before ICJ that India has repeatedly asked for a copy of the judgment convicting Jadhav and the charges against.

Feb 20, 2019, 23:38 PM IST
6 Army jawans feared dead in avalanche in Himachal Pradesh's Kinnaur

6 Army jawans feared dead in avalanche in Himachal Pradesh's Kinnaur

 The body of one of the Army jawans was recovered, but there was no trace of five others, Kinnaur Deputy Commissioner Gopal Chand said.

Feb 20, 2019, 23:22 PM IST
F-21, the 'For India, From India' fighter for IAF from Lockheed Martin's stable

F-21, the 'For India, From India' fighter for IAF from Lockheed Martin's stable

Lockheed Martin is pitching the fighter as "F-21 For India, From India" and the aircraft will be produced in partnership with the TATA Group.

Feb 20, 2019, 22:50 PM IST
Jammu and Kashmir government withdraws security cover of 18 separatists, 155 political persons

Jammu and Kashmir government withdraws security cover of 18 separatists, 155 political persons

The security of 155 political persons and activists, who did not require the security provided to them based on their threat assessment and their activities, was also withdrawn.

Feb 20, 2019, 22:46 PM IST
BJP coins 'Namumkin ab mumkin hai' slogan for Lok Sabha poll

BJP coins 'Namumkin ab mumkin hai' slogan for Lok Sabha poll

A website dedicated to providing videos of the Prime Minister`s speeches at election rallies and official visits, on Wednesday posted four such videos with the tagline 'Namumkin ab mumkin hai'.

Feb 20, 2019, 22:15 PM IST
Kulbhushan Jadhav's death sentence based on 'extracted confession', should be annulled: India tells ICJ

Kulbhushan Jadhav's death sentence based on 'extracted confession', should be annulled: India tells ICJ

Jadhav, 48, a retired Indian Navy officer, was sentenced to death by a Pakistani military court on charges of "espionage and terrorism" after a closed trial in April 2017.

Feb 20, 2019, 22:11 PM IST
SAAB eyes mega IAF deal, says Gripen-E the most advanced fighter

SAAB eyes mega IAF deal, says Gripen-E the most advanced fighter

SAAB Technologies India Head Ola Rignell sounded confident that SAAB's Gripen-E fighter will be able to fulfill IAF's requirement as the jet is the "most advanced aircraft in the world". 

Feb 20, 2019, 21:36 PM IST
Saudi Arabia hikes India's Haj quota to 2 lakh after PM Narendra Modi-Crown Prince Salman meet

Saudi Arabia hikes India's Haj quota to 2 lakh after PM Narendra Modi-Crown Prince Salman meet

After the announcement, the number of Muslims who can perform Haj has increased to 2 lakh from the previous 1.75 lakh. 

Feb 20, 2019, 21:09 PM IST
Passengers create ruckus as SpiceJet flight gets delayed due to runway closure at Delhi airport

Passengers create ruckus as SpiceJet flight gets delayed due to runway closure at Delhi airport

According to the spokesperson, this delayed the flight further and the SpiceJet team once again requested the Air Traffic Control (ATC) to allow the aircraft to be taxied to the bay at Terminal 1.

Feb 20, 2019, 21:07 PM IST
Congress seals alliance with DMK, gets nine seats in Tamil Nadu, 1 in Puducherry

Congress seals alliance with DMK, gets nine seats in Tamil Nadu, 1 in Puducherry

The announcement was made at the DMK Headquarters in the presence of the DMK high command and Congress leaders.

Feb 20, 2019, 21:05 PM IST
India objects to Pakistan's use of abusive language at ICJ during hearing on Kulbhushan Jadhav case

India objects to Pakistan's use of abusive language at ICJ during hearing on Kulbhushan Jadhav case

Jadhav, a retired Indian Navy officer, was sentenced to death by a Pakistani military court on charges of "espionage and terrorism" after a closed trial in April 2017.

Feb 20, 2019, 20:19 PM IST
Pakistan violates ceasefire along LoC in Rajouri for 2nd consecutive day

Pakistan violates ceasefire along LoC in Rajouri for 2nd consecutive day

The Pakistan army had resorted to unprovoked firing along the LoC in Nowshera sector of Rajouri on Tuesday as well.

Feb 20, 2019, 20:04 PM IST
Not opposed to Masood Azhar's banning, anyone involved in terror must be listed by UN: Saudi FM

Not opposed to Masood Azhar's banning, anyone involved in terror must be listed by UN: Saudi FM

UN-proscribed JeM has claimed responsibility of the terror attack in which 40 CRPF personnel were killed on February 14 in Kashmir's Pulwama district.

Feb 20, 2019, 20:03 PM IST
We understand your pain as our father met same fate: Rahul Gandhi to slain CRPF jawan's kin

We understand your pain as our father met same fate: Rahul Gandhi to slain CRPF jawan's kin

The Congress president said India is a country of bravehearts and no power in the world can push it backward.

Feb 20, 2019, 19:51 PM IST
Justice L Nageswara Rao recuses himself from CBI vs Kolkata Police case

Justice L Nageswara Rao recuses himself from CBI vs Kolkata Police case

The case was scheduled to be heard by CJI Ranjan Gogoi, Justice L Nageswara Rao and Sanjiv Khanna. 

Feb 20, 2019, 19:44 PM IST
Husband gave me triple talaq via WhatsApp, claims Madhya Pradesh woman

Husband gave me triple talaq via WhatsApp, claims Madhya Pradesh woman

The Union Cabinet Tuesday gave its nod to re-issue the contentious Triple Talaq ordinance that makes the practice of instant triple talaq by Muslim men a penal offence.

Feb 20, 2019, 19:26 PM IST
One Army jawan killed, five trapped after avalanche in Himachal Pradesh

One Army jawan killed, five trapped after avalanche in Himachal Pradesh

The ITBP and district police have launched an operation to rescue the jawans, ANI reported.

Feb 20, 2019, 19:18 PM IST
Maharashtra: 3 labourers killed, 1 injured after slab collapse at under construction site in Pune

Maharashtra: 3 labourers killed, 1 injured after slab collapse at under construction site in Pune

The injured has been rushed to a nearby hospital.

Feb 20, 2019, 19:14 PM IST