The Statesman (India)

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - With increasing recognition of the importance of women’s empowerment in villages, several efforts are being made in this direction.

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - Pakistan has for the first time claimed that it had used JF-17 Thunder combat aircraft jointly developed with China during the dogfight with Indian warplanes on 27 February, again denying India’s allegation that it had pressed into service the US-made F-16 in the aerial engagement.

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - Following the Kartarpur Corridor – a project that connects Gurdwara Darbar Sahib in Pakistan’s Narowal district with Dera Baba Nanak in Gurdaspur District – Islamabad on Monday gave a green signal to opening the Sharda Temple Corridor in Pakistan occupied Kashmir (PoK) for Hindu pilgrims.

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - Remarkably succinct was a European Union official’s take on Thursday’s extension of the Brexit deadline ~ “12 April is the new 29 March.”

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) -  Industrialists, Governments and technocrats have projected that the nuclear energy revival scenario will happen in early 21st century.

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj has sought a report from the Indian High Commissioner in Pakistan over the abduction and forcible conversion of two Hindu teenage girls in Pakistan on the eve of Holi.

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - Taking on the rivals, Congress and SP-BSP alliance, Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath launched BJP’s election campaign from Saharanpur on Sunday.

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - There is little doubt that two crashes of Indonesian and Ethiopian Airlines have raised the stakes for the manufacturer too high to be ignored and too delicate to be delayed. 

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - It is exactly nine days since the 50 unfortunate killings of Muslim devotees, perpetrated by a supremacist Australian gunman in two Christchurch mosques kicking off a huge international storm.

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN - It is always a painful thing in Indian politics for the old guard to yield place to the younger lot.