• Rushdie spent years in hiding after Iran's supreme leader,

    India condemns attack on Salman Rushdie, wishes him speedy recovery

    India | August 25, 2022 19:00 IST

    Salman Rushdie stabbing incident: Rushdie spent years in hiding after Iran's supreme leader, Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini, issued a 'fatwa' in 1989 calling for his death following the publication of his novel 'The Satanic Verses'.

  • US Congresswoman Ilhan Omar with ex- Pakistan PM Imran Khan

    'Narrow-minded politics': India on US Congresswoman Ilhan Omar visit to PoK

    India | April 21, 2022 19:34 IST

    External Affairs Ministry Spokesperson Arindam Bagchi criticized the US Congresswoman's current four-day visit to Pakistan. 

  • pm modi condemns killing of jordanian pilot by isis

    PM Modi condemns killing of Jordanian pilot by ISIS

    India | February 06, 2015 17:54 IST

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today strongly condemned the “senseless” killing of Jordanian pilot by ISIS terrorists and said it calls for a concerted global response to the persisting menace of terrorism.Modi wrote to

  • britain condemns pakistan school attack

    Britain condemns Pakistan school attack

    World | December 17, 2014 6:24 IST

    London: British Prime Minister David Cameron on Tuesday condemned the attack on a school in Pakistan which reportedly killed more than 130 people, mostly children.The deadly attack took place on Tuesday morning when a group

  • un security council condemns escalating violence in libya

    UN Security Council condemns escalating violence in Libya

    World | November 27, 2014 7:54 IST

    United Nations: The UN Security Council on Wednesday strongly condemned the escalation in violence in Libya, urging constructive efforts to resume an inclusive political process to address the security challenges facing the country.In a press

  • john kerry condemns jerusalem synagogue attack

    John Kerry condemns Jerusalem synagogue attack

    World | November 18, 2014 17:07 IST

    London: U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry angrily condemned Tuesday's deadly attack on a Jerusalem synagogue and demanded that the Palestinian leadership take immediate steps to end incitement to violence as Israeli-Palestinian tensions soared.“This morning

  • pakistani pm condemns christian couple s murder

    Pakistani PM condemns Christian couple's murder

    World | November 06, 2014 13:02 IST

    Islamabad: Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has condemned the murder of a Christian couple by a Muslim mob for allegedly desecrating the Koran. He termed it "an unacceptable crime", a media report said on Thursday.The

  • vatican official condemns assisted suicide

    Vatican official condemns assisted suicide

    World | November 05, 2014 7:49 IST

    Vatican City: The Vatican's top bioethics official on Tuesday called 'reprehensible' the suicide of an American woman suffering terminal brain cancer who stated she wanted to die with dignity.Monsignor Ignacio Carrasco de Paula, the head

  • un security council condemns killing of british aid worker

    UN Security Council condemns killing of British aid worker

    World | October 04, 2014 13:13 IST

    United Nations: The UN Security Council has condemned the "heinous and cowardly murder" of Alan Henning, a voluntary British aid worker, by the Islamic State (IS)."This crime is a tragic reminder of the increasing dangers

  • barak obama condemns beheading of briton by extremists

    Barak Obama condemns beheading of Briton by extremists

    World | September 14, 2014 8:20 IST

    WASHINGTON: President Barack Obama on Saturday condemned as a “barbaric murder” the slaying of British aid worker David Haines by Islamic State extremists.Haines was abducted last year in Syria, and extremists released a video on

  • himachal cm condemns alleged act of sedition by panchayat

    Himachal CM condemns alleged act of sedition by Panchayat men

    India | September 04, 2014 8:06 IST

    Shimla: Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Virbhadra Singh yesterday condemned the alleged act of sedition by a village head and another person in the border district of Lahaul and Spiti and alleged that it was done

  • nato chief condemns russian aid convoy entry into ukraine

    NATO chief condemns Russian aid convoy entry into Ukraine

    World | August 23, 2014 6:47 IST

    Kiev: NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen on Friday condemned the entry of a Russian humanitarian convoy into Ukrainian territory without Kiev's consent and without involvement of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC).Rasmussen

  • un chief condemns american journalist s killing

    UN chief condemns American journalist's killing

    World | August 21, 2014 8:15 IST

    United Nations: UN Secretary-General Ban Ki- moon on Wednesday strongly condemned the killing of American journalist James Foley by extremist Islamist militants, calling it "an abominable crime"."The secretary-general condemns in the strongest terms the horrific

  • union minister vk singh condemns attacks in northeast

    Union Minister VK Singh condemns attacks in northeast

    India | June 07, 2014 9:00 IST

    New Delhi:  Union Minister Gen (retd) VK Singh yesterday condemned the violent attacks in the northeast saying it was abnormal in a society known for its matriarchal nature."This is something abnormal... a society where it

  • jayalaltihaa condemns twin bomb blast on train

    Jayalaltihaa condemns twin bomb blast on train

    India | May 01, 2014 12:21 IST

    Chennai: Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J. Jayalalithaa today strongly condemned the twin bomb blasts on a train and expressed her grief at the death of one young woman and several who were injured.In a statement

  • amairnder condemns attack on journalist

    Amairnder condemns attack on journalist

    India | April 30, 2014 6:46 IST

    Amritsar:  Congress leader Amarinder Singh yesterday welcomed the decisions of the Election Commission with regard to the transfer of a police officer and the restriction on movements of Punjab Minister Bikram Singh Majithia.  “We were

  • bjp condemns blackout of ls tv coverage

    BJP condemns blackout of LS TV coverage

    Politics | February 19, 2014 12:18 IST

    New Delhi: BJP today condemned the blackout of Lok Sabha TV coverage when the crucial Telangana bill was taken up in Lok Sabha and passed a resolution against it.  The blackout was planned and not

  • us condemns attack on iraqi parliament speaker

    US condemns attack on Iraqi parliament speaker

    World | February 11, 2014 11:24 IST

    Washington: The US strongly condemns the "senseless" attack on the convoy of the Iraqi Parliament Speaker Osama al-Nujaifi, the State Department said Monday.A roadside bomb went off Monday near the convoy of Osama al- Nujaifi

  • usoc sponsor at t condemns russia s anti gay law

    USOC sponsor AT&T condemns Russia's anti-gay law

    Other Sports | February 05, 2014 16:47 IST

    Sochi, Russia: U.S. Olympic Committee sponsor AT&T has condemned a Russian law restricting gay-rights activity as Sochi prepares to host the Winter Olympics.   The telecommunications giant said in a blog post that the law is

  • rio condemns violence on assam naga border

    Rio condemns violence on Assam-Naga border

    India | December 29, 2013 16:15 IST

    Kohima: Nagaland Chief Minister Neiphiu Rio has written letters to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and Assam Chief Minister Tarun Gogoi expressing deep shock over the reported killings, burning of homes in villages and granaries of