World15, May 2019, 2:08 PM IST
Post UNSC action pliant Pak arrests Hafiz Saeed’s brother-in-law
Earlier, the Pakistan establishment had banned a dozen organisations associated with newly-designated global terrorist Azhar. Azhar’s JeM had masterminded the dastardly Pulawama terror attack in February this year that claimed the lives of over 40 CRPF jawans
World3, May 2019, 6:32 PM IST
How Masood Azhar runs a family enterprise in terror
You’ve heard of dynastic politics. But Jaish-e-Mohammed is run as a completely dynastic terror corporation with close relatives in every strata of hierarchy, controlling finance to weapons to jihadi education
World2, May 2019, 12:04 PM IST
‘With decision on Masood Azhar, sanctity of UNSC has been preserved’
The Sanctions Committee sanctioned Masood Azhar, slapping an arms embargo, asset freeze and travel ban on him, 10 years after India first moved to have him blacklisted at the UN
India1, May 2019, 7:48 PM IST
Rahul Gandhi's old tweet on Masood Azhar mocking Modi has come back to haunt him
The Jaish-e-Mohammed chief was declared a global terrorist by the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) on Wednesday. This move is seen as a massive diplomatic victory for India which has been pushing for Azhar to be declared a global terrorist by the UN
India1, May 2019, 7:45 PM IST
UN blacklists Jaish chief Masood Azhar: 5 reasons it's a thumping win for India
It was in 2009 that India had first moved to list Azhar as a UN-listed terrorist. It was a lone proposer back then. Gradually other countries started appreciating India's position on this issue.
India1, May 2019, 6:46 PM IST
China relents, UN declares Jaish-e-Mohammed chief Masood Azhar global terrorist
A decision on the Pakistan-based Masood Azhar was expected on Wednesday as the UN's sanctions committee was slated to hold a crucial meeting, amid indications that China could lift its hold on the proposal to blacklist him
Elections19, Apr 2019, 2:12 PM IST
UNSC debunks ‘Hindu terror’, as Opposition loses sleep over Pragya Singh Thakur
The Opposition, including Omar Abdullah and Mehbooba Mufti, have failed to see that the United Nations Security Council (UNSC), just as its initial report in 2009, still maintains that Lashkar-e-Taiba operative Arif Qasmani was behind the Samjhauta blast case and that the conspiracy was hatched in Pakistan.
Views3, Apr 2019, 1:05 PM IST
Pakistan once again on the verge of disintegration?
The roots of terrorism can be traced back to the pernicious ideology behind the demand for a separate Pakistan in British India. Premised on the “two-nation” theory, the Pakistan movement harped on the irreconcilable differences between the Muslims and the Hindus. Following the dictums of radical Islam, the nation that came being on August 14, 1947, was an artificial construct with various elements in mutual disharmony with each-other.
World28, Mar 2019, 2:10 PM IST
Pakistan pleads with China to continue to veto UNSC sanction on Masood Azhar
After China put a technical hold on Azhar listing for the fourth time, the three key members of P-5 of the UNSC asked Beijing to come up with specific reasons for the hold in two weeks.
World28, Mar 2019, 9:26 AM IST
Abuses Muslims at home, but protects Islamic terror groups: Mike Pompeo rebukes China’s ‘shameful hypocrisy’
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo was apparently referring to China blocking a proposal to designate Pakistan-based Jaish-e-Mohammed's chief Masood Azhar a 'global terrorist' at the UN Security Council (UNSC) earlier this month
World17, Mar 2019, 5:36 PM IST
Trouble for terrorist Masood Azhar as China cosies up to India
Just a day ago, India said it would patiently wait for China to allow blacklisting Jaish-e-Mohammed chief Masood Azhar. The Chinese envoy Luo Zhaohui said he is optimistic that the matter will be resolved.
Views15, Mar 2019, 1:54 PM IST
India can't become global leader without making her own weapons
For India, the need to be strategically secure against two often hostile neighbours is urgent. It would be critical if India were not a nuclear power in counter balance to Pakistan and China.
India14, Mar 2019, 7:23 PM IST
China may soon lose MFN status as payback for siding with Masood Azhar
Swadeshi Jagaran Manch (SJM), the economic wing of the Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS), has demanded to revoke the status of Most Favoured Nation (MFN) for China
India14, Mar 2019, 4:53 PM IST
Why boycotting Chinese products won't work
The call to boycott Chinese products was raised after China, for fourth time, blocked India's attempt to have Jaish-e-Mohammed chief and Pulwama attack mastermind Maulana Masood Azhar blacklisted by the UNSC