User: indiatogether Topic: Peace
Category: Police Forces :: Counter-Insurgency
Last updated: Jan 18 2018 16:40 IST RSS 2.0
 
1 to 20 of 25,140    
Charges filed against Kashmiri separatists for waging war against India 18.1.2018 All News-IANS Stories
The National Investigation Agency (NIA) on Thursday filed charges under stringent anti-terror laws against seven jailed Kashmiri separatist leaders for allegedly conspiring with Pakistan-based terrorist leaders Hafiz Saeed and Syed Salahuddin to wage war against India to secede Jammu and Kashmir.
Also found in: [+]
Army Chief Bipin Rawat Calls For Curbs on Internet, Social Media Use to Counter Terrorism 17.1.2018 Top India News- News18.com
“I understand that in a democratic country people might have issues when we put curbs in place. But it is important to restrict the use of social media to tackle terrorism,” the Army chief said.
Also found in: [+]
Army Chief Bipin Rawat Calls For Curbs on Social Media Use to Counter Terrorism 17.1.2018 Top India News- News18.com
“I understand that in a democratic country people might have issues when we put curbs in place. But it is important to restrict the use of social media to tackle terrorism,” the Army chief said.
Also found in: [+]
War with N Korea is avoidable: UN chief 17.1.2018 General News
A war with North Korea is avoidable, UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said today, urging direct talks between key powers on dismantling Pyongyang's nuclear program. Guterres said recent moves by South and North Korea to ease tensions were important, but he added: "let's not forget that the essential problem is yet to be solved." "I believe war is avoidable," Guterres told reporters, but he added: "I am not yet sure that peace is guaranteed." The UN chief said his goal was to ensure that "those who are more relevant in this process are able to seriously talk to each other and seriously find a way to denuclearization." The former Portuguese prime minister begins his second year as UN chief this month with North Korea looming large as the most pressing global security threat. The United States and North Korea have shown little interest in holding direct talks to address the crisis. Presenting his priorities for 2018 to the General Assembly, Guterres said there were ...
Also found in: [+]
Guterres to convene counter-terrorism summit, calls for united action 17.1.2018 All News-IANS Stories
Calling for united global action against terrorism, Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has announced that he is convening a summit of heads of counter-terrorism agencies.
Also found in: [+]
Defence ministry clears Rs 35.47 bn rifle buy under "fast track" process 17.1.2018 Business Standard: Today
It is still unclear whether the remaining 1,77,600 assault rifles needed for frontline infantry would be imported, or manufactured in India with technology transferred by a foreign vendor
Also found in: [+]
Benjamin Netanyahu to visit Agra's Taj Mahal today, will also inaugurate Raisina Dialogue in Delhi 16.1.2018 Latest News India on Firstpost
Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu will visit the Taj Mahal in Agra with his wife Sara on Tuesday.
Also found in: [+]
Ties with US should be based on mutual trust: Pak 16.1.2018 General News
Pakistan Foreign Secretary Tehmina Janjua on Monday said that relationship with the United States needed to move forward under an environment of mutual trust and respect.The remark came days after Washington froze military assistance to Islamabad."Pakistan Foreign Secretary met with the U.S. Acting Assistant Secretary of State Ambassador Alice Wells at the Foreign Office. The visit was part of regular engagement between the two countries on bilateral and regional cooperation," Pakistan Ministry of Foreign Affairs said in an official release."U.S. delegation was apprised about recent counter-terrorism actions taken by Pakistan's law enforcement agencies that contributed to visible improvement in the security situation of Pakistan. It was mentioned that these comprehensive counter-terrorism actions would also contribute towards peace and stability in the entire region," it added.Janjua also expressed concerns on the continued use of Afghan soil by elements hostile to Pakistan's ...
Also found in: [+]
Need Strong Global Response To Defeat Terrorism: President Kovind 16.1.2018 NDTV News - Top-stories
President Ram Nath Kovind on Monday called for greater cooperation between India and Israel in countering terrorism and said a strong global response would defeat the menace in all its manifestations.
Also found in: [+]
Modi, Netanyahu vow to combat terror, boost defence ties 15.1.2018 General News
Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Israeli counterpart Benjamin Netanyahu today held "wide- ranging and intensive" talks to bolster cooperation in key areas such as defence and counter-terrorism. The two leaders noted the "grave" threat that terrorism poses to peace and security, including from non-state actors, and reiterated that there can be no justification for acts of terror on any ground, a joint statement, issued after the Modi-Netanyahu meeting, said. They also advocated strong measures against terrorists, terror organisations, those who sponsor, encourage or finance terrorism or provide sanctuary to terrorists and terror groups, it said. Modi and Netanyahu also noted with that the next meeting of the Joint Working Groups on Homeland and Public Security will be held in February 2018, the statement said. They reiterated the importance of building comprehensive cooperation in counter-terrorism, including cyber-space, it said. On his part, Netanyahu said Indians ..
Also found in: [+]
PM Modi, Benjamin Netanyahu Vow To Combat Terror, Boost Defence Ties 15.1.2018 NDTV News - India-news
Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Israeli counterpart Benjamin Netanyahu on Monday held "wideranging and intensive" talks to bolster cooperation in key areas such as defence and counter-terrorism.
Also found in: [+]
Pak Taliban claims Benazir Bhutto's assassination in new book 15.1.2018 Rediff: Intl News
Pakistan Peoples Party chief Bhutto, 54, was killed in a suicide attack in Rawalpindi shortly after she had addressed an election rally on December 27, 2007.
Also found in: [+]
Pakistan urges US to advance bilateral ties 15.1.2018 All News-IANS Stories
Pakistan on Monday urged the US to take their bilateral relationship forward during the first visit by a US delegation since the suspension of security aid to the South Asian country over its perceived inaction against terror groups.
Also found in: [+]
Pakistani Taliban claims responsibility for Benazir Bhutto murder: Book 15.1.2018 Latest News
Taliban suicide bombers Bilal, also known as Saeed, and Ikramullah were tasked to carry out the attack on Bhutto
Also found in: [+]
Pak's ties with US should be based on mutual trust, respect:FS 15.1.2018 General News
Pakistan's relations with the US should move forward in an atmosphere of "mutual trust and respect", the country's top diplomat said today, days after Washington suspended military aid to Islamabad for failing to rein-in terror groups operating from its soil. Foreign Secretary Tehmina Janjua made the remarks during her meeting with US Acting Assistant Secretary of State Alice Wells, who was in Pakistan along with senior officials from the US National Security Council for a scheduled dialogue on bilateral and regional cooperation. "The foreign secretary underscored that the relationship with the United States needed to move forward under an environment of mutual trust and respect," the Foreign Office said in a statement. The US delegation was apprised about recent counter- terrorism actions taken by Pakistan's law enforcement agencies that contributed to visible improvement in the security situation in the country, it said. It was mentioned that these comprehensive ...
Also found in: [+]
Sword attacker arrested in UKdenies engaging in terrorism 15.1.2018 General News
A 26-year-old man of Bangladeshi- origin who was arrested with a sword near Buckingham Palace and charged with a terror offence today denied engaging in the acts of terrorism. Mohiussunnath Chowdhury, from Luton area of England, appeared at the Old Bailey court in London via a video link from Belmarsh Prison, a high-security jail in south-east London. He denied engaging in the preparation to commit an act or acts of terrorism on August 25, 2017 and was remanded in custody to stand trial in June. Chowdhury, who worked as a self-employed Uber driver, was stopped by Scotland Yard officers when he stopped his vehicle near a police car on Constitution Hill near Queen Elizabeth II's London residence before he was arrested. "Mohiussunnath Chowdhury was charged with an offence contrary to Section 5(1) of the Terrorism Act 2006 namely, on or before August 25 2017 engaging in conduct in preparation for giving effect to his intention to commit an act or acts of terrorism," ...
Also found in: [+]
Need strong global response to defeat terrorism: Kovind 15.1.2018 General News
President Ram Nath Kovind today called for greater cooperation between India and Israel in countering terrorism and said a strong global response would defeat the menace in all its manifestations. Welcoming visiting Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, who called on Kovind today, the president said India-Israel security cooperation was defined by their common fight against terrorism. "This challenge is eating into the vitals of our society. Our counter terrorism cooperation is progressing well but we need to do more. We need to work together to develop a strong global response to defeat terrorism in all its manifestations," the president said. Netanyahu's visit was the culmination of celebrations to mark the 25th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between India and Israel, he said. "Our warm and friendly ties are growing stronger. In a little over two years, the two countries have exchanged presidential and prime ministerial visits," Kovind ...
Also found in: [+]
Benazir Bhutto Assassination: We killed her, claims Pak Taliban leader in n... 15.1.2018 DNA: Bangalore
Benazir Bhutto Assassination: We killed her, claims Pak Taliban leader in n...
Also found in: [+]
Pakistan protests to US about Indian Army chief's 'irresponsible' remarks, LoC ... 15.1.2018 Hindustan Times - topnews
On Friday, Gen Bipin Rawat said his force is ready to call Pakistan’s “nuclear bluff” and cross the border for operations if ordered to do so by the government.
Also found in: [+]
India-Israel joint statement during PM Benjamin Netanyahu`s India visit - Full Text 15.1.2018 Zee News : India National
PM Modi said on Monday that he has invited Israeli defence companies to work and invest in India.
Also found in: [+]
1 to 20 of 25,140