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28 July, 2017 3:01 AM Indu Sarkar Movie Review

Indu Sarkar Story: Indu’s husband, a government employee, believes in using the state of Emergency to advance his career, but a moral and ideological discrepancy sets her on a own path. Indu Sarkar Review: Madhur Bhandarkar seems to be taking calculated baby steps back to the time when he insisted on telling real stories as opposed to making superficial 18

28 July, 2017 12:20 AM Musa named as chief of Al Qaeda-linked outfit in J&K

Alarm bells are ringing for the security forces after radical commander Zakir Musa was named the Ameer (chief) of the new Al Qaeda-linked jihadist group, Ansar Ghazwat-Ul-Hind, in Kashmir. This is the first time in 27 years of insurgency history that the global terror group Al Qaeda has made an entry into the restive Jammu and Kashmir region. Musa — a former 21

27 July, 2017 6:45 PM Pakistan most effective bulwark against terrorism

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan on Thursday put up a strong defence of its counter-terrorism credentials saying it is the ‘most effective bulwark’ against terrorism in the region. The reaction from the Foreign Office spokesperson here at the weekly news briefing was in response to recent developments including Trump Administration’s move to block military reimbursements 30

27 July, 2017 2:03 PM No official info on issue of visa to Kulbhushan Jadhav's mother: India

New Delhi: India has no official information on Pakistan's position on providing visa to Kulbhushan Jadhav's mother, the external affairs ministry said on Thursday. There has not been any reply from Pakistan either to the request handed over by the High Commissioner or the letter written by External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj to her Pakistani counterpart 24

27 July, 2017 1:30 AM Donald Trump To Ban Transgender US Military Personnel, Reversing Obama

The United States government will not accept or allow transgender individuals to serve in any capacity in the US military, President Donald Trump tweeted Washington: President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he would ban transgender people from the US military, a move appealing to some in his conservative political base but sowing confusion about the fate of thousands 37

26 July, 2017 9:41 PM I served 34 years in the Army. I’m transgender. President Trump is wrong

The most important thing in the military is getting the job done. Gender identity has nothing to do with it. President Trump says allowing transgender people to serve in the military would bring “disruption” that could stand in the way of the “decisive and overwhelming victory” our armed forces must strive for. Apparently, he doesn’t think transgender 25

26 July, 2017 5:20 PM UN helicopter crashes in Mali accident: UN source

Bamako: A UN helicopter crashed in northern Mali on Wednesday in an apparent accident while serving with the 12,000-strong peacekeeping force in the country, a UN source told AFP. "One of our helicopters crashed in northern Mali today... This was an accident. We will release the toll later," the source in the northern city of Gao said. The UN source 25

26 July, 2017 2:32 PM Trump bars transgender individuals from US armed forces

Transgender service members have been able to serve openly in the military since last year, when former Defense Secretary Ash Carter ended the ban. The United States will not “accept or allow” transgender people in the United States military, President Donald Trump declared on Wednesday, reversing a decision taken by the Barack Obama administration last year. The decision 25

26 July, 2017 9:38 AM From Chinese Media, Another Warning On Sikkim Dispute, This Time To US

The United States is bent on interfering and benefitting from the border standoff between India and China at Sikkim, alleged a state-run paper in Beijing today, warning that "China won't give up safeguarding its territory because of US interference." The Global Times is a nationalist tabloid and has been running near-daily editorials that accuse India 25

26 July, 2017 8:23 AM 26 Afghan Soldiers Killed In Taliban Attack On Kandahar Base: Authorities

The militants "attacked an army camp in Karzali area of Khakrez district of Kandahar last night," said a defence spokesperson. Kandahar, Afghanistan: At least 26 Afghan soldiers have been killed and 13 wounded in a Taliban attack on a military base in Kandahar province, the defence ministry said Wednesday, the latest blow to struggling security forces 26