Iranian General Qasem Soleimani (File Photo/IANS)

Twitter abuzz after US air strike kills Iranian General

Washington: Reacting to the killing of Iranian General Qasem Soleimani, head of Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps-Quds Force, in a US air strike, Twitterati went into an overdrive, with users praising US president Donald Trump as well as posting funny comments and memes. Pentagon confirmed that an air strike following directions from Trump, killed Soleimani near […]

Intel Sources: Picture of JeM facility destroyed by Indian Air Force Strikes in Balakot, Pakistan (File Photo by ANI via IANS)

Pakistan takes media to Balakot, curtails interactions

New Delhi:  Forty-three days after the Indian Air Force struck Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) terror training camps in Pakistan’s Balakot, the Pakistani government took representatives of some Islamabad-based international media houses and foreign diplomats to the area but directed them not to “speak too long” to local residents. The Hindi website of BBC reported that one of […]

BJP leader and Union Minister Giriraj Singh (File Photo)

‘Seekers of Air strike proof should go to Pakistan’

Patna: Senior Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader and Union Minister Giriraj Singh on Wednesday advised those demanding proof or evidence of air strike at terror camp across the border to go to Pakistan. “Those questioning and demanding proof or evidence of air strike against terror should make passport and go to Pakistan. Critics of air […]

West Bengal CM Mamata Banerjee (File Photo)

Modi regime planning another strike in April, claims Mamata

Kolkata: West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee on Monday alleged that the Narendra Modi government of planning another strike and indicated that the long-drawn Lok Sabha election process was intended to facilitate this. “..some journalists have given me the information that they are plan(ning) for another strike in the name of so called…so called…so called […]

Site of Pulwama terror attack (File Photo/IANS)

Slain CRPF personnel’s families seek proof of terrorists’ killing in Pakistan’s Balakot

New Delhi: Two families of CRPF personnel killed in Jammu and Kashmir’s Pulwama bombing have raised questions over government’s claim of killing terrorists in last month’s air strike in Pakistan’s Balakot. Referring to questions raised by political parties over the terrorist casualties in the February 26 aerial strike carried out by Indian Air Force (IAF), […]

Former IAF Chief Arup Raha (File Photo)

Air strike correct step, armed forces ready to combat any retaliation: Ex-IAF Chief

Kolkata :  Former Indian Air Force (IAF) Chief Arup Raha on Wednesday termed the IAF strike on a Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) training camp in Balakot in Pakistan as a “correct step” against the repeated terror strikes on Indian soil and said the country’s armed forces were prepared to tackle any retaliation from across the border. Noting […]