UN Security Council slams N Korea's missile launch

United Nations, Oct 18 : The UN Security Council strongly condemned the recent failed ballistic missile launch conducted by the North Korea.
In a press statement, the 15-nation council said on Monday that the attempted launch is a grave violation of the North Korea’s obligations under Security Council resolutions…

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Nepal lifts ban on sending workers to Afghanistan

Kathmandu, Oct 17 : Nepal has lifted a four-month ban on sending Nepalese workers to Afghanistan which was imposed after the country’s security guards were killed in a Taliban attack, a government official said.
The Himalayan nation imposed the ban on June 23 after the Taliban attack on June…

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Security heightened in Bhopal ahead of Modi visit

Bhopal, Oct 14 : Security was heightened in the Madhya Pradesh capital ahead of Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit here on Friday, said police official. Railway stations, airports, bus terminals, important markets and localities in the city were secured ahead of the high profile visit. Vehicles were screened at different…

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India dismisses Pakistani media report on surgical strikes

New Delhi, Oct 14 : India on Friday dismissed a Pakistani media report that cited Foreign Secretary S. Jaishankar as telling German Ambassador Martin Ney that there was no surgical attack carried out by the Indian Army on terror launch pads across the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir…

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Life returns to normal in Jammu border villages

Jammu, Oct 13 : Life returned to normal on Thursday along the Line of Control (LoC) in the Jammu region almost a week after cross border firing ceased between India and Pakistan here.

 

Over 15,000 villagers from Jammu, Samba and Kathua districts returned home. They had migrated to safer…

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