Friday , 26 April 2019

National News

IAF jet shoots down Pak military drone in Bikaner

NEW DELHI: A Sukhoi-30 fighter jet of the Indian Air Force (IAF) on Monday shot down a Pakistani military drone in Bikaner sector of the Indo-Pak border using an air-to-air missile, government sources said. Please like & share: Read More »

Surveillance of Balakot camp confirmed 300 active targets

NEW DELHI: Just before the Indian Air Force (IAF) jets struck the Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) terror camp in Balakot on February 26, technical surveillance by Indian intelligence agencies had found 300 mobile phones active at the facility, giving a clear indication of the total number of inmates housed there, sources said here on Monday. Please like & share: Read More »

Oppn questions Amit Shah’s claim of air strike casualties

NEW DELHI: Seeking to put the government on the back foot, opposition parties Monday latched on to BJP chief Amit Shah’s claim of 250 casualties in the Indian Air Force’s air strike in Pakistan’s Balakot to ask how he got such top secret information. Please like & share: Read More »

IAF Chief: we hit targets, don’t count casualties

COIMBATORE: Sidestepping a raging debate on the number of casualties in the Balakot strike, Indian Air Force (IAF) chief B S Dhanoa on Monday said it is for the government to provide details on the terrorists killed and the Air Force only sees if a target has been hit or not.  Please like & share: Read More »

Congress MLA resigns from K’taka Assembly

BENGALURU: Dealing a blow to the ruling coalition in Karnataka, rebel Congress MLA Umesh Jadhav Monday submitted his resignation from the state Assembly to Speaker Ramesh Kumar, amid reports that he might join the BJP. Please like & share: Read More »

Electronic surveillance of Indo-Bangla border to begin today

NEW DELHI: A “highly porous” riverine section of the Indo-Bangladesh border in Assam will be put under electronic surveillance from Tuesday in a bid to check illegal immigration and smuggling of arms, ammunition, drugs and cattle, the Union Home Ministry (MHA) said Monday. Please like & share: Read More »

We believe in action, not mere tokenism: Sitharaman

DEHRADUN: Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on Monday said the Narendra Modi government has been able to resolve vexed issues related to the welfare of the armed forces because it believes in real action rather than mere tokenism. Please like & share: Read More »

2 militants killed in Kupwara encounter

SRINAGAR: Two Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) militants, five security forces’ personnel, including a CRPF officer, and a civilian were killed during a 56-hour encounter in Jammu and Kashmir’s Kupwara district, police said on Sunday. Please like & share: Read More »

3 Jamaat-e-Islami leaders arrested

Jammu: Three prominent leaders of the recently banned Jamaat-e-Islami (JeI) were arrested and nearly a dozen assets sealed during raids across six districts of Jammu province, the police said Sunday.  Please like & share: Read More »