Sheikh Rashid blames the Indian Railways, while confusion prevails over identification of dead bodies, confounded by Pakistan Minister of State for Foreign Affairs Khusro Bakhtiar telling the Pakistan National Assembly that of the 68 dead, 22 are Pa
No beating around the bush, no progress if the two sides stick to stated positions, says Musharraf
Musharraf keeps up rhetoric when talking to the clerics and says progress on other fronts possible only if Kashmir problem is resolved
Musharraf meets PoK, overseas Kashmiri leaders and talks of 'self-determination' and aspirations of the Kashmiris
Court says the Constitution was under suspension after the Supreme Court validated the October 1999 military coup and the subsequent promulgation of the Provisional Constitutional Order by the military regime
Musharraf asserts Vajpayee agreed it would be "Kashmir and other issues" as political parties, sans ARD, pledge support.
India officially converys strong reservations as Pak-Hurriyat try hard to wangle a meet
The defence spokesman denies report in a local daily that the summit could result in an agreement
Musharraf tells editors that militant attacks in Kashmir also contributed to the Indian realisation that issues with Islamabad should be settled
Set back for Musharraf --ARD including PPP and PML(N) to boycott tomorrow's meet - only MQM, Jammat-e-Islami and Tehreek-e-Insaaf to attend.
Meeting called by Gen. Musharraf is meaningless as his regime lacks the constitutional and popular mandate to settle vital national issues, feels PPP
Jamat Ulema-e-slam in Islamabad appeals to militant groups to give peace -- and the summit -- a chance.
Musharraf says he's not sure whether Vajpayee is for peace or war; promises full transparency to media.
General Musharraf will be completing his own fresh tenure as President and would not merely complete the remaining term of ousted President Rafiq Tarar
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
He would take his colour, brushes and canvas outside to paint and talk with his love. He would stand close to the window and paint, keeping an eye on his muse.
They say the violin mimics the human sound. In his case, it was that of love, of longing. He didn’t know any other way of loving.
Younger people do not have much progressive beliefs; a 2017 survey found that one-third of young people opposed inter-caste marriage.
The pandemic has made it clear that virtual learning is here to stay. In the West, the big question is whether it will dilute the quality of the college experience and education. In India, which grapples with digital divide, the question remains whether this will reach most people at all.
Even after two years of the Covid-19 pandemic, many 'informed' individuals in India continue to deny the virus with unscientific claims and unfounded data. The latest? Omicron will end the pandemic.
Across Asia there are deeply entrenched obstacles to a mode of higher education that is liberal in multiple senses – disciplinary and epistemological but also social and political.
The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.