Arun Jaitley said the Opposition's false campaign on Rafale did not carry much weight.
According to the NIA, the Maruti Suzuki Eeco used for the attack was bought by JeM terrorist Sajjad Bhat ten days before the attack which killed 40 CRPF personnel.
The bench asked the Union Ministry of Home Affairs to give wide publicity to nodal officers so that they can be approached by those facing such incidents.
The gunfight broke out when militants fired on the security forces was they were conducting a cordon and search operation.
If in the past couple of years the surgical strikes and Balakot air strikes can be seen as bookends, India has put the squeeze on Pakistan in a number of ways, bilaterally as well as diplomatically.
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California resident Jared Tucker and his new bride had just sent joyful pictures from their first trip to Europe.
The incident took place at the height of the tourist season in Barcelona, which is one of Europe's top travel destinations with at least 11 million visitors a year.
A senior Congress functionary, who was involved in the groundwork for Nyay, told ET, “In our analysis we have gone by government statistics.
The Congress has "betrayed" Amethi, which goes to the poll on May 6, by keeping it mired in poverty and underdevelopment.
Additional information was provided by Morocco to Sri Lanka that helped to preempt other terror attacks that ISIS was planning to orchestrate, according to persons familiar with the developments.
He said this in response to a question on 'martyr' status to the jawans during an interaction with students at the JLN Stadium.
Actor Imran Khan's wife Avantika Malik had also shared the same post as Kapoor from the Facebook page of 'Humans of Hindutva'.
Congress on Friday sought an investigation by the Lokpal into a media report that alleged bribes of Rs 1,800 crore were paid to BJP's top brass by Yeddyurappa
The incident comes over a week after the Pakistan-backed Pulwama terror attack in which 40 CRPF jawans were killed.
Nearly 150 ships, 40 aircraft and a number of other strategic assets of the Navy and Coast Guard have been deployed as part of the 'Sea Vigil' exercise.
The move came a day after the UN Security Council comprising 15 nations, including Pakistan’s key ally China, named Jaish in a statement.
The decision comes a month after DSport stopped the coverage of the tournament in protest of the Pulwama terror attack that killed 40 CRPF personnel.
Azhar's Jaish-e-Mohammed had claimed responsibility for the Pulwama suicide attack that killed 40 CRPF soldiers
"Accused persons who provided them logistic support to carry out their plans in the state and work as their guides have been identified," Khan said.
Tickets to the much-awaited game were sold out within hours of the opening day sale.
The lyricist took to Twitter to criticise Khan for denying his country's involvement.
Khan's remarks came a day after Modi in a rally in Rajasthan said, "There is consensus in the entire world against terrorism.
Germany has floated a proposal to ban Azhar by the European Union, but no resolution on the issue has been moved yet.
Governor Tathagata Roy created a storm on social media by tweeting a call for "boycotting Kashmiris".
"China has noted the reports of suicide terrorist attack. We are deeply shocked by this attack. We express deep condolences and sympathy to the injured and bereaved families," spokesman of the Chinese Foreign Ministry Geng Shuang said.
The US Embassy here has said US security experts were working closely with their Sri Lankan partners on "fulfilling short term, specific objectives" related to the recent attacks.
The two biggest fabric markets in Pakistan are dependent on exports from India's textile hub Surat.
He also revealed that the Counter Terrorism Command were carrying out five searches of addresses across the UK, having concluded 16 previously.
Deputy election commissioner Chandra Bhushan Kumar said Monday that the 'full commission' would meet Tuesday morning and decide on the complaints.
‘It’s going to be difficult for India to boycott them in ICC tournaments but stop playing Pakistan in the Asia Cup.'
Amit Shah says that Prime Minister Narendra modi has always given a befitting reply to terrorism and will do it again.
The former Union minister also accused PM Modi of politicising the Balakot air strikes
The Pakistani army initiated unprovoked firing about 05:30 hours targeting the LoC area in the Sunderbani Sector with mortar bombs and small arms, a defence spokesman said.
Intelligence sources said that Pakistan did not vacate its winter posts along the frontiers this year.
The number of terrorist attacks has increased by 16 per cent and the total number of deaths has increased by 17 per cent in India in 2016.
With the Lok Sabha secure, the Sangh Parivar is hoping to have a bigger say in govt policies.
Modi said the Congress promise in its “dhakosla-patra” to tinker with AFSPA in J&K would expose the security forces before terrorists.
Police also urged people to not believe rumours or share unverified information on WhatsApp.
The Foreign Office (FO) said in a statement that "Qureshi is visiting China from March 17 to 20 for the first Pakistan-China Foreign Ministers' Strategic Dialogue".
About 60 ships of the Indian Navy, 12 ships of the Indian Coast Guard and nearly 80 aircraft were put on operational deployment mode, they said.
The NCP leader urged all the political parties to come together to fight against BJP in the Lok Sabha polls.
This is one of the rare occasions when a country has written to the United Nations seeking a probe into publishing of happenings at the world body.
On November 29, the group of terrorists, disguised in police uniforms, scaled the boundary wall of the camp. They ran into the Officers Mess.
The Congress believes in uniting people while the BJP divides people, he said.
Earlier, the Saudi Crown Prince was slated to arrive in Islamabad on Saturday, but now the visit has been postponed by a day.
The arbitration proceedings were held during February and April 2018 and in January 2019.
The state government said that intelligence inputs received indicate that militants belonging to terror outfits like Jaish-e-Muhammad and LeT are indoctrinating the minds of other inmates lodged in the prison.
Siberell said the total number of terrorist attacks in 2016 decreased by 9 per cent, and total deaths due to terrorist attacks decreased by 13 per cent compared to 2015.
The Congress chief paid his tributes after the three armed forces chiefs' homage to them.
The country's largest paramilitary force put out a tweet from its official handle saying, "We will not forget, we will not forgive."
Manmohan Singh said terrorism is a scourge and was something with which India can never compromise.
Movement of isolated vehicle is strictly prohibited while movement of Army and CRPF vehicles in the interior, inter-district and intra-district in the valley is also banned on Friday, the official said.
The govt has also announced job to one member of each soldier's family besides naming the link road in their native village.
Witnesses said that victims being shot at close range, with women and children believed to be among those killed.
Leaving behind Friday's scary experience, the Bangladesh cricketers were relieved to be boarding the flight back home.
Touseef Ahmad, a policeman from the security wing of Jammu and Kashmir Police and Wachhi legislator Aijaz Ahmad Mir's driver, was detained for questioning two days ago.
The hands-on approach of Mehbooba Mufti in handling the Amarnath terror incident has bolstered her position while exposing the Opposition’s “duplicitous response”.
"SABKA stands for SP, BSP and Congress. Our Sabka slogan speaks about development of all. Their Sabka speaks about destruction of everyone," Yogi said.
The ED also sought to question Zahoor Watali, an influential businessman allegedly having friendship with Pakistani leaders and Kashmiri separatists, and Naval Kishore Kapoor, a UAE-based businessman.
Jammu and Kashmir Pradesh Congress Committee (JKPCC) President G A Mir strongly condemned the attack and described it as shocking and highly shameful.
Congress has initiated a special outreach to women ahead of the Lok Sabha elections, which is being communicated straight by its top leaders.
Anant Ambani’s presence at the Modi rally is being seen as an attempt to redress the balance, observers said.
"The Foreign Office is calculating the annual loss if Pakistan is pushed in the black-list by the FATF as India is lobbying for this," Pak Foreign Minister SM Qureshi said.
FWICE said that all the film bodies have decided to "completely boycott" Pakistani artistes.
This was conveyed to the Pakistani delegation at a meeting here to discuss the opening of a planned corridor for pilgrims.
The Arts Council president said he felt sorry that Azmi has lost hope.
This comes within hours of Cong President Rahul Gandhi terming PM Modi as 'weak' and 'scared' of Chinese President Xi Jinping.
Vadakkan praised Prime Minister Narendra Modi for his development work.
Pakistan-based terror group JeM claimed responsibility for the attack on the CRPF convoy.
Kulbhushan Jadhav, 48, was sentenced to death by a Pakistani military court on charges of espionage and terrorism in April 2017. India moved the ICJ in May the same year against the verdict.
Five mortar shells hit the trade facilitation centre at Chakan-da-Bagh, damaging a few sheds, including the one housing the X-ray scanner, custodian of LoC trade centre, Poonch, Fareed Kohli told PTI.
"Opposition leaders are going with long faces after half of the polling is over as they know the outcome," he said at a public meeting here in Bundelkhand region of Uttar Pradesh.
Chinese defence ministry spokesman Col Ren Guochang said the Chinese navy's 70th anniversary celebrations will "undoubtedly concretise the friendship and mutual relations between the PLA Navy and its international counterparts."
"If (the Pakistan government) does not punish them, we will retaliate against this anti-revolutionary force, and whatever Pakistan sees will be the consequence of its support for them," Ali Jafri warned.
From east to west and north to south, a battery of candidates across the political spectrum demonstrated a penchant for getting into trouble with their views on a range of issues.
Swaraj said India is open to ideas on how we can make the work of Regional Anti-Terrorism Structure (RATS), which specifically deals with issues relating to security and defence, more effective.
The survey predicted the NDA to get as much as 283 seats, leaving UPA way behind with 135 seats.
The official told journalists that Pakistan did not foresee any further "aggressive action" from India, the report said.
Baba Ramdev said the terror camps operational in PoK must be destroyed, and if possible the region should be merged back into India.
The country remains tense with police still looking for suspects and possible further explosives.
No sub movement since aborted bid in October; Pakistan vessels fail to make it for Qingdao fleet review.
Kapoor had tweeted saying that if Pak PM Imran Khan can't do anything about terrorism, then the Army or ISI should.
Shiv Sena's remarks come amid a row over politicisation of the Balakot air strike.
The Election Commission of India has announced a seven-phase poll schedule from April 11 to May 19.
"The body of the intruder killed in the BAT attempt has been retrieved and handed over to the local police," a senior army officer told PTI yesterday.
Two men, who lost everything in the Easter Sunday attack, recall the events.
Dulat quoted a former president of France as saying that "we should shed our prejudices. Otherwise, it leads to nationalism and nationalism means war."
The editorial noted that the international community should not "expect a change" in this stance.
Roy who landed himself in a fresh controversy by tweeting about the Pakistani terrorists sparing the Muslims.
The attack took place just after midnight outside the Muslim Welfare House, which houses a mosque, on the Seven Sisters Road in the northern part of the city.
At about 6.00 pm, Pakistani Army initiated unprovoked ceasefire violation by shelling with mortars and firing of small arms in Sunderbani sector.
Pakistan-based Azhar was released by India in exchange of passengers of the hijacked Indian Airlines plane IC-814 in 1999 during the Vajpayee government.
Gen Rawat briefed Gen Thomas on the different ways in which Pakistan was aiding and abetting terrorism as well as the current operational situation along the borders.
The Sensex and Nifty are likely to open with gains of 1-2 per cent on Monday.
"IAF pilots had targeted terrorist facility based on credible intelligence input to destroy them. The pilots had not entered Pakistan for any pleasure trip or to shower petals," Singh told a party meeting in Beawar town of Ajmer district.
India-China relations gathered positive momentum after last year's informal summit at Wuhan between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping.
This is perhaps for the first time in years that Saeed despite being present in Lahore will not be able to deliver Friday sermon at Jamia Masjid Qadsia, the JuD headquarters here.
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