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IAF refutes report saying no F-16 was shot down

IAF refutes report saying no F-16 was shot down

New Delhi, April 5:  The Indian Air Force (IAF) on Friday retierated that the plane shot down in an aerial engagement by a Mig-21 in Nowshera sector on February 27 was an F-16, rejecting a claim in a report that none of the Pakistan Air Force’s (PAF) US-supplied jets was…

4 BSF troopers killed by Maoists in Chhattisgarh

4 BSF troopers killed by Maoists in Chhattisgarh

New Delhi, April 4:  Four Border Security Force (BSF) personnel were killed and two others were wounded on Thursday in a gun battle with Maoists in Chhattisgarh, the BSF said. The troopers were deployed in Pakhanjur, Kanker, area when they came under attack from the Maoists with improvised explosive devices…

Will deport all Rohingya Muslims if BJP is voted to power: Amit Shah

Will deport all Rohingya Muslims if BJP is voted to power: Amit Shah

Srinagar, April 03: Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) national president, Amit Shah on Wednesday promised to deport all the Rohingya Muslims if party is voted to power in the upcoming elections. Addressing a gathering today in Rajouri district of Jammu region, Shah said that Rohingyas are being intentionally boarded in Jammu…

UAE Govt deports Jaish militant, NIA takes custody, starts questioning

UAE Govt deports Jaish militant, NIA takes custody, starts questioning

Srinagar, April 02: The government has arrested a Jaish-e-Muhammad militant, Nisar Ahmed Tantray from UAE and handed him over to National Investigation Agency (NIA). Sources told KNO that Nisar who was absconding in Lethpora CRPF attack case of Dec 30, 2017, escaped to UAE on Feb 1, 2019. Nisar is younger…

No change to special status will review AFSPA, reduce army: Congress in election manifesto

No change to special status will review AFSPA, reduce army: Congress in election manifesto

  New Delhi, Apr 2: The Indian National Congress (INC) on Tuesday said that the party will appoint three new interlocutors if it was voted to power in the upcoming Lok Sabha election. “Congress promises to find such a solution through patient dialogue and talks with all stakeholders in the State.…

Congress releases 2019 LS election manifesto

Congress releases 2019 LS election manifesto

New Delhi, April 2:  The Congress on Tuesday released the manifesto for the 2019 Lok Sabha elections. The manifesto was released in the presence of Congress President Rahul Gandhi, UPA Chairperson Sonia Gandhi, former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and other party leaders. Speaking at the event, P. Chidambaram, who chaired…

IAF jets scramble to push back PAF fighters 

IAF jets scramble to push back PAF fighters 

New Delhi, April 1:  The Indian Air Force (IAF) scrambled fighter jets on Monday morning after four Pakistan Air Force (PAF) jets and a UAV were spotted flying close to the Punjab border. Around 3 a.m., the IAF Su-30 MKIs and Mirage-2000s went airborne after the flying activities were detected…

Proud to be chowkidar of toilets, says Modi

Proud to be chowkidar of toilets, says Modi

Wardha (Maharashtra), April 1:  Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday said that he was “proud” to be a “chowkidar of toilets”, while taking the Congress’ abuse as an “ornament”. Referring to a Congress leader’s reported comments comparing him with a Chowkidar of toilets, Modi attempted to grab advantage by claiming…

Indian rocket lifts off with DRDO Emisat, 28 other satellites

Indian rocket lifts off with DRDO Emisat, 28 other satellites

Sriharikota (Andhra Pradesh), April 1:  A new variant of the India’s Polar Satellite Launch Vehicle (PSLV) rocket on Monday carrying the electronic intelligence satellite, Emisat for the Defence Research Development Organisation (DRDO) and 28 other third party satellites lifted off from the second launch pad here. About 17 minutes into…

Where terrorists are bred will be new battlefront: Modi

Where terrorists are bred will be new battlefront: Modi

New Delhi, March 31: Attacking Pakistan, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday said that he has decided that henceforth the “battlefront” against terrorism would be in the land “where terrorists are bred”. “We have been suffering from terrorism for the last 40 years. Everybody knows who does this sin, where…