Exclusive: What Pakistan is paying its 16,000 new terror recruits Pakistan Army with help from ISI has recruited over 16,000 jihadists following the abrogation of Article 370 in Jammu and Kashmir. These recruits are mostly unemployed youths from Pakistan-Occupied-Kashmir (PoK) and are getting paid for joining this group, India TV has learned. These terrorists get monthly allowances between Rs 25,000-80,000 (Pakistani rupees)and this further increases to Rs 1 lakh on the basis of seniority.
Columns | Whisperer A compromise worked out is that Modi will receive Kartarpur pilgrims first and Imran, the next day Jayanta Ghosal | 18 Oct, 2019 (Illustrations: Saurabh Singh) Imran Khan had apparently requested Manmohan Singh to inaugurate the Kartarpur corridor which opens on November 8th but, as it turns out, it will be Narendra Modi who will do it. The Ministry of External Affairs is saying that it is not involved in the event. The Prime Minister’s Office is overseeing it in...
by Jayanta Kumar GhosalIswar Chandra Vidyasagar (Bandopadhyay), the doyen or our 19th Century Bengali Renaissance, was born in a dark period of the early 19th Century, on September 26, 1820, in a remote village of Medinipur district, 84 kms away from Calcutta. The inhabitants of the village were poor and illiterate and full of orthodoxy and age-old customs and did not get modern education. Ruthless zamindars and bigoted priests ruled the village society.