US Department of State, in its ‘Country Reports on Terrorism 2020: Pakistan’, says Pakistan made limited progress to counter terrorism & didn’t take steps to prosecute terrorist leaders such as JeM founder Masood Azhar & LeT’s Sajid Mir
Security forces eliminated two terrorists and rescued two girls whom the terrorists held as hostages in village Redwani Bala, Kulgam. The terrorists have been identified as Amir Bashir Dar and Adil Yusuf, both residents of Kulgam: PRO (Defence) Srinagar
BJP Cortalim MLA Alina Saldanha joined Aam Aadmi Party in the presence of Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal
Former CM Digambar Kamat to contest from Margao Assembly seat.
Congress announces the first list of eight candidates for Goa Assembly elections 2022.
Previous Congress govt to blame for financial mismanagement in state: Himachal CM Jai Ram Thakur
An inmate, who is a govt officer, told Indrani Mukerjea that she met Sheena in Srinagar in 2021. Indrani has written a letter to CBI, urging it to take necessary steps. If it doesn’t, I will move an application in court: Indrani’s lawyer Sana Raees Khan
Pakistan was formed on the basis of religion but couldn't remain intact & got separated into 2. You talk of making India 'Hindu Rashtra' but people who do politics in the name of religion should know that country can't remain united on the basis of religion.
Congress party does not have any issue, hence they are only doing drama. They are now using Gen Bipin Rawat's poster in rallies for political benefits in Uttarakhand. Congress should be ashamed for this.
Rahul Gandhi, Priyanka Gandhi, and Sonia Gandhi don't know anything about India's history. Rahul Gandhi is an immature part-time politician. Prime Minister talked about the martyred soldiers in the 1971 war. is it necessary to talk about politicians at all events?
People pay tributes to Group Captain Varun Singh at his residence in Bhopal.
We’re committed to sending 50,000 metric tonnes of wheat to Afghanistan. We were in touch with Pakistan authorities on modalities of shipment of this wheat to Afghanistan through land route: MEA
We’ll continue to provide humanitarian assistance to Afghanistan: MEA
Our dialogue with the US has been quite intense and regular. We look forward to holding the next 2+2 dialogue with US, details being worked out, but we haven't got a date yet. I don't think it is going to happen this year.
As part of the third meeting of India-Central Asia Dialogue on Dec 19, ministers are expected to discuss further strengthening of the relationship. The foreign ministers of Central Asian countries are expected to pay a joint courtesy visit to PM Narendra Modi.
EAM S Jaishankar will be hosting the third meeting of the India-Central Asia Dialogue in New Delhi from Dec 18-Dec 20. Foreign ministers of Turkmenistan, Kazakhstan, Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan and Uzbekistan will participate in the meeting: MEA
Madhya Pradesh CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan says, “After consulting with his family, a decision will be taken regarding renaming any institute or installing a statue of him. A govt job & Rs 1 crore will also be given to the family.”
Tributes paid to Group Captain Varun Singh in Bhopal.
IAF officials and Madhya Pradesh ministers lay a wreath to pay tribute to Group Captain Varun Singh at Bhopal Airport.
He was the lone survivor of December 8 Tamil Nadu Chopper Crash in which 13 people had died.