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Saeed’s plea for removal from terrorist list not acceded : United nations

In a significant development, the United Nations has rejected an appeal of JuD chief Hafiz Saeed, the 2008 Mumbai terror attack mastermind, to remove his name from its list of banned terrorists, government sources said on Thursday. Notably, the decision comes at a time when the UN’s 1267 Sanctions Committee has received a new request Read More…

Asia

Pakistan intensified its crackdown against Islamist militants

Pakistan intensified its crackdown against Islamist militants on Thursday, with the government announcing it had taken control of 182 religious schools and detained more than 100 people as part of its push against banned groups.   The move represents Pakistan’s biggest move against banned organisations in years and appears to be targeting Islamic welfare organisations Read More…

Opinion Politics

Rahul questions Modi personal visit to Nawaz Sharif’s family wedding in 2015

  Congress president Rahul Gandhi was reacting to PM Modi’s attack on the Opposition over Balakot airstrikes   Congress president Rahul Gandhi on Thursday sharply countered Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s charge that Opposition leaders were ‘poster boys’ of Pakistan, saying everyone knows who poster boy of Pakistan was.   Who invited ISI team to Pathankot? Read More…

Asia Politics

Imran Party PTI sacked Pakistan Minister for his anti Hindu remarks

Pakistani Punjab’s Information Minister Fayyaz-ul Hassan Chohan of the ruling PTI had referred to the Hindu community as “cow urine-drinking people” at a recent press conference, as per IANS.   “We are Muslims and we have a flag, the flag of Maula Ali’s bravery, the flag of Hazrat Umar’s valour. You (Hindus) don’t have that Read More…

Legal Voice

Visually-impaired scientist & Businessman Hamid offers to donate Rs 110 crore for Pulwama attack martyrs

Mumbai based businessman and Visually-impaired scientist Murtaza A Hamid offers to donate Rs 110 crore for Pulwama attack martyrs   The major security lapses that took lives of 40 CRPF jawans as a vehicle-borne suicide bomber attacked a convoy of security personnel in Pulwama.   The 44-year-old Murtaza A Hamid, a Mumbai based businessman has Read More…