Digging deeper, NIA found out that Hashim was in his early 40s, was a loner from a middle class family in Batticaloa in eastern Sri Lanka.
The use of C4 explosive in the blasts is a clear indication that the bomb making expertise came from sources well outside Sri Lanka.
28 Apr 2019 6:46 AM
Majority of the political parties are approaching Minorities only as monolith voters rather than as potential candidates.
14 Apr 2019 4:53 AM
Most of the women activists in social movements shun electoral politics as they find it too murky and under the control of misogynistic patriarchs.
14 Apr 2019 4:49 AM
The EC is the guardian of electoral democracy and needs urgent institutional safeguards to remain fiercely autonomous.
14 Apr 2019 12:04 AM
The manifesto says businesses will be rewarded for job creation and for employing more women.
07 Apr 2019 6:05 AM
The TDP has also tried to woo farmers with the promise of free power for 12 hour and interest free loans.
07 Apr 2019 12:27 AM
The BJP manifesto had also promised 33 per cent reservation for women in Parliament and state Assemblies, but the promise has remained unfulfilled.
07 Apr 2019 12:23 AM
With the successful test, India became the fourth country in the world with a demonstrated A-SAT capability.
31 Mar 2019 5:25 AM
In view of India's international acceptability, there is a case for the country to take the initiative to establish a global SSA network.
31 Mar 2019 5:21 AM
I don't see an immediate shift towards militarisation of space or the possibility of a space war, says Avinash Chander.
31 Mar 2019 5:16 AM
It raises questions on the democratic sanctity of election campaign. Transparency goes for a toss until society gets all details related to donations.
24 Mar 2019 3:29 AM
Government and political parties in power have successfully thwarted moves to cleanse the election funding process.
24 Mar 2019 3:19 AM
The Election Commission said we will hand over the machine for examination and they said they had their own machine built on the same pattern.
19 Mar 2019 5:55 AM
The US is a major trade hub for India and exports are valued at around $50 billion.
11 Mar 2019 7:42 AM
The $76.7-billion Indian exports to the US include 28.1 billion worth services and $48.6 billion worth of goods exports.
11 Mar 2019 7:34 AM
The economy of India is not big enough to hit back at the United States with higher tariffs on their products being exported to India.
11 Mar 2019 7:31 AM
The top court asserted that in no circumstance the forest land or the customary right of the tribals be encroached by “mighty people”.
03 Mar 2019 5:49 AM
FRA is a law meant for recognising pre-existing forest rights only.
03 Mar 2019 1:17 AM
As India evaluates its military and diplomatic options, it would do well to step up its intelligence and rely on Asymmetric warfare strategies.
24 Feb 2019 6:47 AM