President Ram Nath Kovind (File)

India expresses displeasure at Pak’s decision disallowing Prez Kovind’s plane over its airspace

New Delhi: India has expressed its displeasure at Pakistan’s unilateral decision to disallow President Ram Nath Kovind’s plane over its airspace. Responding to a query on denial of overflight clearance to a VVIP special flight by Pakistan, Raveesh Kumar, spokesperson for Ministry of External Affair, said, “We regret the decision of the government of Pakistan […]

President Ramnath Kovind (File Photo/Twitter)

Pakistan denies entry to Kovind’s plane in its airspace

Islamabad: Pakistan on Saturday rejected a request made by New Delhi to let the airplane of Indian President Ram Nath Kovind fly over its airspace. Islamabad turned down the request based on the “alarming human rights situation in Indian-occupied Kashmir (IoK)”, announced Pakistan’s Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi. Qureshi said Prime Minister Imran Khan had […]

President, PM, military hail Kargil heroes

New Delhi:  The nation on Friday commemorated the 20th anniversary of the Kargil war to recall the valour of the soldiers who took part in Operation Vijay, recapturing strategic heights on the border seized by Pakistani troops and militants. “A grateful nation acknowledges the gallantry of our Armed Forces on the heights of Kargil in […]