US report says attacks against minorities continue in India, BJP cites bias against Modi govt

A day after a US State Department report alleged that some senior BJP leaders made inflammatory speeches against the minority communities, the saffron party Saturday said the findings showed a clear bias against the Narendra Modi-led government. The BJP said its leaders had strongly deplored violence against minorities and weaker sections of society. Continue Reading

India’s response to FATF warning ‘preposterous, unwarranted’: Pakistan

Pakistan has slammed India’s response to the Financial Action Task Force’s (FATF) latest warning to Islamabad on terror funding, calling it an attempt to “politicise the deliberations of FATF for its narrow, partisan objectives”, reported. “We regard the statement issued by India regarding the FATF report as preposterous and unwarranted,” a statement Continue Reading

BJP working chief JP Nadda holds first meeting with office-bearers

A day after taking charge as the BJP’s national working president, former Union minister Jagat Prakash Nadda held the first meeting of the party’s office-bearers and discussed scheduled organisation programmes, including the membership drive that begins on July 6. During the meeting at the party headquarters, Nadda discussed possible visits of party functionaries Continue Reading