Tag Archives: New Delhi

Clashes erupt in New Delhi over citizenship law

12 December, 2019 3:52 pm 3:52 pm

NEW DELHI (Reuters) – Clashes erupted in New Delhi on Tuesday between thousands of protesters and police, the latest violence in a week of opposition to a new law that blocks Muslims from neighbouring countries gaining citizenship. Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s government says the new law will save religious minorities such as Hindus and Christians … Read More

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Fire at New Delhi factory kills 32

12 December, 2019 10:19 am 10:19 am

MUMBAI (Reuters) – At least thirty-two people were killed in India’s capital New Delhi on Sunday when a fire swept through a factory where labourers were sleeping, government officials said. “Till now we have rescued more than 50 people, most of them were affected due to smoke,” Atul Garg, an official with Delhi Fire Service … Read More

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US urges India to release detainees, restore rights in IoK

08 August, 2019 1:46 pm 1:46 pm

WASHINGTON (92 News) – The US urged India to quickly release detainees and restore basic rights in Indian Occupied Kashmir (IoK) to ease tensions between Pakistan and India. While speaking to the journalists in Washington, a senior US State Department official said, “We have long called for direct conversations between Pakistan and India to resolve … Read More

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Pakistan lodges protest with India after Iftar guests harassed in New Delhi

06 June, 2019 8:31 pm 8:31 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Pakistan on Monday lodged a strong protest with India after guests attending an Iftar at the Pakistan High Commission in New Delhi were harassed by Indian security officials. According to the letter, Indian security agencies surrounded the High Commission shortly before Iftar and visitors were subjected to strict security checks. Pictures … Read More

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Isolating Pakistan diplomatically is India’s policy: FM

03 March, 2019 7:46 pm 7:46 pm

MULTAN (92 News) – Foreign Minister (FM) Shah Mehmood Qureshi has said on Sunday that India wants to isolate Pakistan diplomatically in every forum. Addressing a ceremony in Multan, FM Qureshi said Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi had said that isolating Pakistan diplomatically is their country’s policy. He also termed that Pakistan’s relations in international … Read More

Indian capital under cloud of smog as pollution level jumps

11 November, 2018 2:15 pm 2:15 pm

NEW DELHI (Reuters) – Air quality in India’s haze-hit north, including the capital, New Delhi, deteriorated sharply on Monday because of unfavourable weather and an increase in smoke from stubble burning in fields across the region. Levels of PM 2.5, tiny particulate matter that can reach deep into the lungs and cause major health problems, … Read More

CJP Anwar Zaheer Jamali won’t fly to New Delhi

09 September, 2016 2:29 pm 2:29 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Justice Anwar Zaheer Jamali has on Friday refused to fly to New Delhi to attend a global conference which India is hosting from October 21-23. The step by the Chief Justice of Pakistan comes after Delhi claimed it carried out “surgical strikes along the Line of … Read More

Pakistan HC Abdul Basit re-summoned, rejects so-called Indian allegations

09 September, 2016 6:05 pm 6:05 pm

NEW DELHI (92 News) – The Indian External Affairs Ministry again summoned Pakistan High Commissioner Abdul Basit in New Delhi and handed him over the so-called proofs of the Uri attack. He rejected the so-called Indian allegations in the strongest term. He termed the Indian proofs a pack of lies. The Pakistani HC asked India … Read More

New Delhi will be responsible if Pak-India war breaks out, says Pervez Mush...

09 September, 2016 9:30 pm 9:30 pm

LONDON (92 News) – Former president Pervez Musharraf has said that New Delhi will be responsible if a war breaks out between Pakistan and India. In an interview with Indian TV on Tuesday, he said that India is committing terrorism in Balochistan through its state actors. “Brahamdagh Bugti is a terrorist. India should not give … Read More