maximum restraint

UN chief asks Syria to end violence before 300 monitors arrive


April 27th, 2012 - 9:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 27 (IANS) UN chief Ban Ki-moon Friday discussed what he called the "alarming situation" in Syria with India and stressed that violence must end immediately before ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Terror in Kabul: Antony asks armed forces to be vigilant


April 16th, 2012 - 5:04 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 16 (IANS) Describing the security situation in the Afghanistan-Pakistan region as a "continuing cause of concern", Defence Minister A.K. Antony Monday called upon the top brass ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Stone-pelting mob clashes with police in Baramulla


April 6th, 2012 - 8:32 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, April 6 (IANS) Police clashed with a mob of stone-pelters after Friday prayers in the North Kashmir town of Baramulla, 54 km from here, forcing the closure of businesses ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

UN chief condemns rocket attack on Israel


November 30th, 2011 - 3:36 am ICT by IANS
United Nations, Nov 30 (IANS) UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon Tuesday condemned the firing of at least two rockets from southern Lebanon into Israel, and called for "maximum restraint" from the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Senior cop among 30 injured in Kashmir clashes


November 7th, 2011 - 7:43 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Nov 7 (IANS) More than 30 people, including a senior superintendent of police, were injured in post-Eid prayer clashes between security forces and stone pelting mobs in different parts ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Sporadic post-Eid prayer clashes in Kashmir


August 31st, 2011 - 3:23 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Aug 31 (IANS) After the Eid-ul-Fitr prayers ended peacefully throughout the Kashmir Valley Wednesday, some stone-pelting protesters clashed with security forces in several parts of Jammu and Kashmir.Many protesters ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Police use Gandhian methods to tackle Hazare supporters


August 17th, 2011 - 6:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 17 (IANS) It was not just Gandhian Anna Hazare urging his supporters to use non-violent methods of protest, Delhi Police were also resorting to 'Gandhian' ways to ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

UNSC voices grave concern over Yemen


August 10th, 2011 - 11:18 am ICT by IANS
United Nations, Aug 10 (IANS) The UN Security Council has expressed grave concern over what it said was a serious deterioration of the economic and humanitarian situation in Yemen amid ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Yemeni government hails UN’s call for all-party dialogue


June 26th, 2011 - 7:32 am ICT by IANS
Sana'a, June 26 (IANS) The Yemeni government has welcomed the UN Security Council calling on the country's political rivals to "engage in a political dialogue" and observe "maximum restraint", Xinhua ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Exercise restraint against Indian fishermen, Sri Lanka urged


May 16th, 2011 - 11:46 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 16 (IANS) Indian External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna asked the Sri Lankan government to exercise maximum restraint in dealing with Indian fishermen during talks with his ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

UN chief calls on Cambodia, Thailand for ceasefire


April 25th, 2011 - 5:16 am ICT by IANS
Moscow, April 25 (IANS/RIA Novosti) UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has called on warring Cambodia and Thailand to declare a ceasefire, as border clashes between the two countries continued for ... Read more...

Posted in World |

UN report says Palestinian Authority ready for statehood


April 12th, 2011 - 10:58 pm ICT by BNO News
UNITED NATIONS (BNO NEWS) -- The Palestinian Authority is ready to govern a state, a United Nations report released on Tuesday said.The report "Palestinian State-building: A Decisive Period," which focuses on the ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

UN chief calls for ending Cambodia, Thailand hostilities


February 7th, 2011 - 11:20 am ICT by IANS
United Nations, Feb 7 (IANS) UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has asked Cambodia and Thailand to make "an effective arrangement" to end hostilities and "exercise maximum restraint"."The secretary-general is deeply concerned by reports ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

BJP slams Centre, J-K Govt. for opposing flag hoisting plan


January 23rd, 2011 - 9:46 pm ICT by ANI
Jalandhar, Jan 23 (ANI): Bharatiya Jan Yuva Morcha (BJYM) President Anurag Thakur and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MP Navjot Singh Sidhu on Sunday slammed the Congress-led United Progressive Alliance (UPA) Government ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Flag hoisting row: BJP accuses Centre, J-K Govt. of surrendering to separatists


January 23rd, 2011 - 5:51 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 23 (ANI): The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) on Sunday accused the Centre and the Jammu and Kashmir Government of surrendering to separatists in response to opposition to its ... Read more...

Posted in National |

PM warns against divisive agendas, BJP dismisses appeal (Lead)


January 22nd, 2011 - 11:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 22 (IANS) The Bharatiya Janta Party Friday dismissed Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's appeal to refrain from "promoting divisive agendas" on Republic Day, saying they were "dismayed" by his ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

PM asks parties not to disturb peace in Jammu and Kashmir


January 22nd, 2011 - 10:17 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 22 (IANS) With the BJP's youth wing planning to hoist the national flag in Srinagar on Republic Day, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Saturday asked all political parties to ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Fisherman death: India summons Sri Lankan envoy


January 13th, 2011 - 7:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 13 (IANS) Conveying concerns over the killing of an Indian fisherman by Sri Lankan Navy personnel, India Thursday summoned Colombo's envoy Prasad Kariyawasam and stressed that the use of ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Fisherman’s death: India tells Sri Lanka to avoid force (Lead)


January 13th, 2011 - 5:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Chennai, Jan 13 (IANS) India Thursday expressed "deep concern" at the killing of a fisherman by the Sri Lankan navy the day before and asked Colombo to avoid force while ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Fisherman’s death: India asks Sri Lanka to avoid force


January 13th, 2011 - 4:45 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 13 (IANS) India Thursday protested the death of an Indian fisherman in firing by Sri Lankan Navy personnel and urged Colombo to avoid the use of force. "We have ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Fisherman killing: India registers formal complaint with Sri Lanka


January 13th, 2011 - 4:39 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 13 (ANI): India has formally lodged a protest with the Sri Lankan Government over its navy opening fire on Indian fishermen near the Tamil Nadu coast."We have received ... Read more...

Posted in National |

China devoted to maintaining peace on Korean Peninsula: Chinese Premier


November 25th, 2010 - 4:30 pm ICT by ANI
Moscow, Nov 25(ANI): Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao has said that his country is devoted to maintaining peace on the Korean Peninsula and opposed any military provocations.Jiabao's comments come after North Korea fired ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Omar asks police to exercise maximum restraint


November 22nd, 2010 - 8:07 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Nov 22 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah Monday asked the civil and police administration to exercise the"highest degree of restraint and use minimal force while dealing ... Read more...

Posted in National |

6 security men injured as mobs defy curfew in Kashmir


September 16th, 2010 - 5:18 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Sep 16 (IANS) Six security men were injured in the Kashmir Valley Thursday when mobs defied curfew and hurled stones at them in this summer capital and north Kashmir's Baramulla town. "One ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Geelani arrested, dozens injured in Valley clashes (Night Lead)


September 8th, 2010 - 10:22 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, Sep 8 (IANS) More than 30 people were injured as protestors and security forces clashed across the Kashmir Valley Wednesday after hardline separatist leader Syed Ali Geelani was arrested earlier in ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Heavy stone pelting reported in Pulwama, militants also kill three


August 23rd, 2010 - 1:32 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, Aug.23 (ANI): Heavy stone pelting has been reported from Prichoo Pulwama, Muran chowk, Rajpora chowk, Tahab and at the police station in Pulwama.A huge mob pelted stones at these places ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Five stone pelters injured as police fire rubber pallets in Kashmir


August 19th, 2010 - 9:16 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, Aug.19 (ANI): Five persons were injured when police tried to disperse a stone-pelting mob here with tear gas shells and fired rubber pallets on Thursday afternoon in Seloo Sopore town of ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Country’s security up due to developments in neighbourhood: Antony


August 15th, 2010 - 1:29 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 14 (IANS) Defence Minister A.K. Antony said Saturday that rising economic stature of the country had brought with it several challenges and the security apparatus has been upgraded in ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Curfew affects normal life in Jammu and Kashmir


August 5th, 2010 - 5:09 pm ICT by ANI
Normal 0By Parvez BhatSrinagar, Aug 5 (ANI): Amid incidents of clashes between the security forces and locals, normal life remains affected, even as curfew continued in Jammu and Kashmir on ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Central Reserve Police asserts, “We never want to hurt innocent civilians”


July 15th, 2010 - 5:03 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, July 15 (ANI): The paramilitary Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) personnel deployed in Jammu and Kashmir to combat militancy and contain incidents of violence on Thursday said it never wants to ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Amarnath Yatra resumes amidst tension in Kashmir Valley


July 1st, 2010 - 12:52 pm ICT by ANI
Jammu, July 1 (ANI): The annual Amarnath Yatra resumed on Thursday amidst tension due to a curfew imposed in nine towns of the Kashmir Valley.It is the second day of the ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Lashkar behind Kashmir violence: Chidambaram


June 30th, 2010 - 9:48 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, June 30 (ANI): Union Home Minister P. Chidambaram on Wednesday said the Pakistan-based terror outfit Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) was fomenting trouble in the Kashmir Valley.A total of eleven people ... Read more...

Posted in National |

PM steps in to diffuse Kashmir tension (Lead)


June 30th, 2010 - 9:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 30 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Wednesday presided over a high level meeting to review the turbulent situation in the Kashmir Valley and the government is hopeful the ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Chidambaram supports Omar’s Kashmir peace efforts


June 29th, 2010 - 11:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 29 (IANS) Home Minister P. Chidambaram Tuesday said the central government would support Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah in his efforts to end the cycle of ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Omar makes emotional appeal for peace in Kashmir (Lead)


June 29th, 2010 - 9:36 pm ICT by IANS
Srinagar, June 29 (IANS) As the Kashmir Valley continued to simmer with anger over 11 civilian killings in the last 15 days, Chief Minister Omar Abdullah Tuesday made an emotional appeal for ... Read more...

Posted in National |

« Previous Entries

Subscribe