Freedom seeking Sikh Organisation Dal Khalsa announced that they will be hoisting the Sikh National Flag in Amritsar City on 15 August in parallel to Indian Independence Day celebrations.
Ghani’s pre-recorded message, read from a teleprompter, stated remobilizing the Afghan National Security Forces was a “top priority” and that he would find methods to assist the thousands of civilians displaced across the nation by fighting.
On a two-day visit to India, US secretary of State Antony Blinken met with civil society representatives at the Leela Hotel. However, the meeting pictures figure representatives from different faiths and identities, but the press release mentions just one name and that one is the representative of the Dalai Lama.
Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar on Saturday wrote to Union Minister of State for External Affairs Meenakshi Lekhi, seeking her intervention in securing the matter pertaining to 24-year-old Vishal Jood who is lodged in a prison in Australia.
Last Sunday, dozens of Muslim women were put up for sale on an app called “Sulli Deals”. This app and website had used publicly available photos of Muslim women and created profiles that describe women as “deals of the day”.
Sources said that 50 Indians were flown to New Delhi in an Indian Air Force plane on Saturday. “Local staff are still on the mission. But, for all practical purposes, the consulate is temporarily shut,” the sources said.
On Wednesday, Narendra Modi did the biggest cabinet reshuffle since 2014, the year he came into power. 36 new faces were brought into the council of ministers. The number of ministers in the new cabinet was increased from 52 to 78, just a little short of the permitted limit of 81.
On Thursday, massive violence broke out in various districts of Uttar Pradesh during nominations for the elections of block head in 825 blocks of the state.
Supporting the dialogue between India, Pakistan, and Jammu and Kashmir to resolve the Kashmir dispute, the Separatist amalgam Hurriyat Conference, in the leadership of Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, has listed a set of steps to develop an atmosphere for the talks.
The Shiromani Gurdwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) president Bibi Jagir Kaur raised questions on the Government of India for the continuous delay in reopening the corridor of Gurdwara Sri Kartarpur Sahib in Pakistan.