The Gassing Game In Syria: Regime Change And Beyond

The use of chemical weapons in Sheikhun, in the Idlib province of Syria on 4th April 2017 was a heinous act. The world has rightly condemned it. Because it was so cruel and callous, it is vital that the truth about the attack is established as soon as possible.  The United States of America and a […]

BJP Realizing Jinnah’s Dream

Muslims are born secular because it is in the teachings of Islamic scripture that do good with everybody irrespective of religion, colour and creed.  True the image of Muslims all over the world is not good because it is tarnished by the powerful countries for their self interest. But a faith which considers killing of […]

Pakistan-India Indus water talks delayed

iSLAMABAD: The secretary-level talks between Pakistan and India on the Indus Water Treaty in Washington have been delayed, a media report said on Thursday. The talks were scheduled for April 11-13 but are now likely to be held in the last week of April, official sources told The Nation daily on Wednesday. Last month, Federal […]

Kremlin Snubs U.S. As Relations Freeze

MOSCOW — Vladimir V. Putin kept his guest, Secretary of State Rex W. Tillerson, dangling all day. It was not clear until around 5 p.m., when Mr. Tillerson’s small motorcade eased out of the Ritz-Carlton in one of the fanciest parts of Moscow and slipped into Red Square that Russia’s president was willing to engage in his first […]

United States’ First Muslim Female Judge Found Dead

New York: Sheila Abdus-Salaam, an associate judge on New York States highest court and the first Muslim judge in the US, was found dead in the Hudson River, city authorities said. Officers with the New York Police Department’s Harbour Unit on Wednesday afternoon responded to a report of a person floating by the shore near West […]

Shells Skip This Sufi Shrine On Kashmir LoC

Jammu: Time and again shells rain on the forward villages and hamlets along Line of Control in Poonch district but the bullets and shells fired from across LOC never land close to one of the revered shrines on this side of the fence. The bullets and shells hit and damage the villages but never land […]

Ahmadinejad to contest Iran elections

Tehran: Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, Iran’s former two-time president, has registered to contest the 12th round of presidential elections in the country. Ahmadinejad, who filled the role of the country’s chief executive for two consecutive mandates starting in 2005, signed up for the competition at the Election Office, which is based within the Interior Ministry’s premises in the […]

Durbar Reopens in Srinagar on May 8

Srinagar: As per annual ‘Durbar Move’ practice government offices observing five days week shall close at Jammu on April 28, 2017 (Friday) after the office hours and offices observing six days week shall close at Jammu on 29th April 2017 (Saturday) after the office hours. All the offices shall reopen at Srinagar on May 08 […]

Teachers denied entry into school

Srinagar: The staff of a government run school here in Srinagar city was seen waiting along the road side after paramilitary Central Reserve Police Force personnel denied them entry into the school. Government Middle School Gagribal Dalgate according to the staffers has been occupied by CRPF and from April 3, the teachers mostly females visit […]

LAWDA in slumber: Illegal structures coming up along Dal

Srinagar: With Lakes and Waterways Development Authority (LAWDA) failing to take action against violators, illegal constructions are being raised in Brein Nishat near Dal Lake. Reports said that LAWDA has failed to take any action and has been acting as mute spectator. The locals alleged that there is a deep nexus between some LAWDA officials […]