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Pakistan begins balloon and pigeon wars against India

Pakistan begins balloon and pigeon wars against India

Leaving no stone unturned in its retaliatory action against the September 29 surgical strikes, Pakistan seems to have waged balloon and pigeon wars against arch-rival India. After dozens of balloons flying from the Pakistani side landed in India with derogatory and threatening sentences in Urdu, now it is the turn for a pigeon to fly […]

India hints at releasing surgical strikes footage?

India hints at releasing surgical strikes footage?

Home Minister Rajnath Singh hinted that the video footage of the Indian Army’s surgical strikes against Pakistani terror launchpads will be released. While not stating directly, Rajnath Singh said: “bas dekhte jaiye” which means “Just wait and watch”, when he was asked a question pertaining to Pakistan’s doubts over the operation’s credentials. Pakistan has been […]

Sitaram Yechury wants India to restart talks with Pakistan

Sitaram Yechury wants India to restart talks with Pakistan

When the nation seems to be united on the government and the army’s actions against Pakistan in the wake of the Uri terror attack, one political party seems to be on a different page altogether. On Saturday, the Communist Party of India (Marxist) general secretary Sitaram Yechury had appealed for the government to initiate diplomatic […]

Is Pakistan gradually starting war through persistent ceasefire violations?

Is Pakistan gradually starting war through persistent ceasefire violations?

Despite India’s surgical strikes during the early hours of Thursday, the Pakistan guns are not getting silenced with reports coming consistently about their ceasefire violations from different parts of the border. The latest is that the Pakistani soldiers have gone on to target the civilian areas along with the Indian posts using mortars and heavy […]

India surprises with surgical strikes across Pakistan border

India surprises with surgical strikes across Pakistan border

In what could be the first ever instance in recent history, Indian Army has gone ahead on the offensive against Pakistan, crossing the Line of Control, and carrying out surgical strikes. The military offence comes in the wake of persistent diplomatic offence from India on Pakistan including its skipping of the 19th SAARC summit in […]

Rahul Gandhi to appear in Guwahati court in RSS defamation case

Rahul Gandhi to appear in Guwahati court in RSS defamation case

Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi’s legal battle against the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) continues as he is set to appear before a Guwahati court today to defend himself in a criminal defamation case. This case is not related to his remarks on associating the RSS with Mahatama Gandhi assassination. Instead, it is another criminal defamation […]

Narendra Modi to boycott SAARC summit in Pakistan

Narendra Modi to boycott SAARC summit in Pakistan

India continued to step up its diplomatic offence on Pakistan when it announced that under prevailing circumstances, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will boycott the upcoming 19th SAARC summit in Islamabad in November. The decision to boycott SAARC 2016 has been taken in the light of the Uri terror attack which saw fidayeen militants from Pakistan […]

Snubbing India, Russia begins joint military exercise with Pakistan

Snubbing India, Russia begins joint military exercise with Pakistan

Russia, a long-time supporter of India, snubbed it when it sent a contingent of its soldiers to Pakistan in a joint military exercise designed to combat terrorism. After the Uri terror attack that saw Pakistani terrorists kill 18 Indian soldiers while injuring several others, there were reports that Russia had called off the joint military […]

India finally signs Rafale fighter jets deal with France for superior air power

India finally signs Rafale fighter jets deal with France for superior air power

India formally signed an agreement to purchase 36 Rafale fighter jets at a total price of €7.87bn (approximately Rs 59,000 crore) with France on Friday in a move that is to bolster the Indian Air Force. Signing this much important Rafale fighter jet deal for India was Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar and the French Defence […]

Indo-French Rafale fighter jet deal cleared, to be signed on Sep 23

Indo-French Rafale fighter jet deal cleared, to be signed on Sep 23

The Indo-French Rafale fighter jet deal is finally going to be signed on September 23 as both nations reached a consensus on Wednesday. As part of the deal, India will be acquiring 36 Rafale jets at a total cost which is reportedly €7.87bn. There were speculations that the Rafale fighter jet deal wouldn’t happen because […]