I Became Muslim Because Of Jesus

© David Gary Lloyd

Love anchored me. Sincerity guided me. I was born with an unshakable inquisitiveness that caused me to question everything, but there was one thing I never questioned, and that was the existence and power of God. My mother sometimes reminds me that as a young child my response to her requests for me to clean my room or brush my ...

Read More »

3 Held For Raping Two Girls In J&K, More Arrests Are Expected


Jammu, July 30: On 26th of July 2017, Kulgam police received a complaint from a minor girl (name withheld) in presence of Auqaf members of Kulgam, stating that she alongwith her friend while on way to their residence was stopped by some unknown persons at Kulgam late in the evening hours and brought them into some unknown building and raped them. ...

Read More »

Chinese military has ability to defeat all invading enemies: Xi Jinping


Beijing, July 30: Chinese President Xi Jinping today said the People’s Liberation Army (PLA) has the confidence and capability to defeat all invading enemies as he inspected a massive military parade at the country’s largest military base to mark the 90th founding anniversary of the 2.3-million strong army. Xi also said the PLA should strictly follow the absolute leadership of the ...

Read More »

India, Pak armies trade fire on LoC in Poonch


Poonch, July 30: Indian and Pakistan armies on Saturday traded heavy fire on the Line of Control (LoC) in Poonch district. Police said that Pakistan army resorted to unprovoked shelling and firing at Indian positions on the LoC in Digwar area of Poonch district at 7.30 p.m. on Saturday. “Indian army responded strongly and shelling and firing exchanges continued for around ...

Read More »

Two militants killed in Tahab encounter: Army


‘Operation in progress’ Srinagar, Jul 30: Two militants were killed in a fiercely fought gun battle at Tahab in south Kashmir’s Pulwama District that ensued in the intervening night of Saturday and Sunday after a siege was laid and search operations were conducted in Tahab village. Army Spokesman Rajesh Kalia told KNS “acting on a specific information about the presence ...

Read More »

J&K Tourism Department Approves Promotions Of 106 Employees


Srinagar, July 29: The Department of Tourism has approved promotions of its 106 employees in its Departmental Promotion Committee (DPC) meeting. The DPC meeting, convened under the chairmanship of Director Tourism (Kashmir), Mahmood A Shah, was held after a gap of eight years in the Department to approve the promotions. The promotions were awarded to section officers, assistant tourist officers, senior ...

Read More »

Pakistan willing to implement UN resolution, Basit tells Er Rasheed


New Delhi, July 29: Pakistani ambassador in Delhi Abdul Basit today revealed that his government is ready to fulfill all the pre-requisite conditions necessary to hold plebiscite in J&K, independent lawmaker Engineer Rashid claimed in a statement. “At a farewell function organized in Delhi in his honour, while replying to Er Rasheed’s questions during the interaction Basit said that Pakistan is ...

Read More »

Shahbaz Sharif’s name finalised as successor to Nawaz Sharif


Islamabad, July 29: An informal meeting, chaired by ousted Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, on Saturday deliberated the PML-N’s political strategy after Sharif’s disqualification and decided to rally behind his younger brother Shahbaz Sharif after discussions that stretched over four hours. The meeting came ahead of the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) parliamentary party meeting, to be convened at the Punjab House ...

Read More »

India is world’s third-biggest beef exporter: Report

purebred hereford cattle looking from a pasture with trees in background

United Nations, July 29: India is the world’s third-biggest exporter of beef and is projected to hold on to that position over the next decade, according to a report by the Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) and the Organisation for Economic Cooperation (OECD). OECD-FAO Agricultural Outlook 2017-2026 report released here this week, said that India exported 1.56 million tonnes of beef ...

Read More »