Breaking News

National News

Israel for concerted effort to deal with terror

NEW DELHI: Israel has said it was 100 per cent behind India, which has been a victim of terrorism from Pakistan, and strongly pitched for “concerted and unified” international approach to deal with “Islamist” terrorism, maintaining that there cannot be any “ifs” or “buts” while dealing with the menace.

Read More »

Wagah may have second check point

NEW DELHI: The key Wagah border may get another international check point to ease the increasing traffic between India and Pakistan.
As trade between India and Pakistan is growing, the Ministry of Home Affairs has noted that there has been an increasing need to construct and open a second gate on the Attari-Wagah border with adequate infrastructure for transit and trade.

Read More »

Complete CWG work quickly, PM tells officials

NEW DELHI: With 35 days left for the Commonwealth Games, the Prime Minister, Dr Manmohan Singh on Sunday visited the centrepiece Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium, the venue of the opening and closing ceremonies, and asked officials to “redouble their efforts to quickly complete” the work as people “expect a spectacular” opening to the mega event.

Read More »