Daily News Summary

Daily News Summary – August 31, 2017

Daily News Summary – August 31, 2017

  Ex-Pakistan President Pervez Musharraf Declared Absconder in Benazir Bhutto’s Murder Case In a landmark judgement, the Anti-Terrorism Court (ATC) in Pakistan declared former president Pervez Musharraf an absconder in the murder case of ex-prime minister Benazir Bhutto. The bench also proclaimed former DIG Saud Aziz and SP Khurram Shehzad […]

Daily News Summary – August 30, 2017

Daily News Summary – August 30, 2017

  Hurricane Harvey: Indian student dies in US A 24-year-old Indian student has died after he nearly drowned in a swollen lake in the US state of Texas where Hurricane Harvey wreaked havoc. Nikhil Bhatia, a student at the Texas A&M University, was rescued from the Lake Bryan, where he […]

Daily News Summary – August 29, 2017

Daily News Summary – August 29, 2017

  ‘Jagan Baba’ has criminal mindset like Gurmeet Ram Rahim, says Andhra Pradesh CM Chandrababu Naidu Launching a scathing attack on Y S Jaganmohan Reddy, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Chandrababu Naidu on Monday likened the Leader of Opposition in the state Assembly to Dera Sacha Sauda chief Gurmeet Ram Rahim […]

Daily News Summary – August 28, 2017

Daily News Summary – August 28, 2017

  Assembly bypoll results:  AAP retains Bawana; BJP wins both Panaji, Valpoi; TDP wins Nandyal Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) candidate Ram Chandra won the Bawana Assembly by-poll in Delhi by around 24,052 votes, giving a boost to the party which is in power in Delhi. Chandra got 59,886 votes, storming […]

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 […]