Month: July 2017

Daily News Summary – July 25, 2017

  Pakistan stoops lower by the day Vice Chief of the Indian Army Lieutenant General Sarath Chand on Tuesday hit out at Pakistan for targeting schools near the Line of Control. “Pakistan shelled schools, not something we’d do. When we retaliate, we assure Pakistan military is targeted,” Lt Gen Chand […]

Daily News Summary – July 24, 2017

Daily News Summary – July 24, 2017

  NIA arrests 7 separatist leaders The National Investigative Agency (NIA) on Monday arrested seven separatist leaders in terror funding case. According to initial reports, those arrested include Farooq Ahmed Dar alias Bitta Karate, Naeem Khan and son-in-law of Syed Ali Shah Geelani. The separatist leaders were arrested by NIA on charges […]

Daily News Summary – July 21, 2017

Daily News Summary – July 21, 2017

  Pakistan created Taliban to keep India off-balance Washington: Pakistan created terror groups such as the Taliban, the Haqqani network and the Lashkar-e-Toiba to keep India “off-balance” and protect Islamabad’s interests in war-torn Afghanistan, according to former US diplomats and officials. William Milam, a former US ambassador to Pakistan, and […]

Daily News Summary – July 20, 2017

Daily News Summary – July 20, 2017

GST Impact: Revenue collection from imports increase by 11% in first 15 days of implementation The Goods and Services Tax (GST) that kicked in on July 20 is believed to revolutionize the current indirect taxes such as excise, VAT, and service tax. In a major development, the revenue collection from […]

Daily News Summary – July 18, 2017

Daily News Summary – July 18, 2017

  Vice Presidential Election: Venkaiah Naidu, Gopal Krishna Gandhi file nomination in show of strength Both National Democratic Alliance’s Vice Presidential candidate Venkaiah Naidu and Opposition nominee Gopal Krishna Gandhi on Tuesday filed their nomination. In a show of strength for Naidu, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Bharatiya Janata Party chief […]

Daily News Summary – July 17, 2017

Daily News Summary – July 17, 2017

Indian Army Jawan martyred in Rajouri; 6-year old killed in a shameful ceasefire violation by Pakistan A 6-year-old girl, Sajida Kafeel, has reportedly lost her life in ceasefire violation by Pakistan along the Line of Control (LoC) in Balakote sector of Poonch in Jammu and Kashmir. The unprovoked firing of […]

Daily News Summary – July 14, 2017

Daily News Summary – July 14, 2017

  Modi-led Government third most trusted government in India Prime Minister Narendra Modi-led government in India is the third most trusted government in the world, according to the latest report by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD). According to the latest edition of the OECD’s Government at a Glance report, 73 per […]