PoK leaders slam Pakistan for human rights violations

The leaders of Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK) have slammed Pakistan for human rights violations in the region during the ongoing 35th session of Human Rights Council in Geneva. Speaking during the ongoing 35th session of the Human Rights Council, United Kashmir People’s National Party Foreign Affairs Secretary Jamil Maqsood expressed concerns over the deteriorating human rights…

A first: Defence ministry moots public-private partnerships for 4 arms units

Highlights Defence ministry proposed to bring four arms manufacturing units under the PPP model The central government intent to increase private participation in the sector In a first, the Defence ministry has proposed to bring four arms manufacturing units under the PPP (public-private-participation) model, in keeping with the central government’s intent to increase private participation…

Chinese Chopper Sighted In Indian Airspace

A suspected Chinese helicopter was sighted flying above Indian territory in Chamoli district, close to Sino-India border. The helicopter was traced yesterday at around 9.15 a.m. Superintendent of Police (SP) Chamoli Tripti Bhatt told ANI, “The helicopter violated Indian airspace for over three to five minutes”. The violation, whether intentional or unintentional, has compelled the…