OMLANKA

Latest Headlines

 

Sushma-Swaraj-700-02

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj has dismissed the allegation that India sabotaged talks due to arrogance.
She was addressing the 73rd session of the UN General Assembly. During her address, Sushma referred to the calling off of the peace dialogue.

Sushma Swaraj said: "We are accused of sabotaging the process of talks. This is a complete lie. We believe that talks are the only rational means to resolve the most complex of disputes. Talks with Pakistan have begun many times. If they stopped, it was only because of Pakistan's behavior. There have been many governments in India, by many different parties. Each government has tried the peace option.

Please explain to me how we could pursue talks in the midst of terrorist bloodshed? Even now, after the new government came to power, the Prime Minister of Pakistan Imran Khan wrote to Prime Minister Modi suggesting a meeting between Foreign Ministers in New York. We accepted the proposal. But, within hours of our acceptance, news came that terrorists had killed three of our jawans. Does this indicate a desire for dialogue?

It was impossible to speak to a nation where proclaimed terrorist Hafiz Saeed roams freely. We have not sabotaged negotiations with Pakistan. We began talks with them because we believed it necessary. They were stalled only because of Pakistan's own behaviour."

Page 1 of 9

Trinco Football Fest 2019

Kodeeswaran inaugurates Thai Pongal in Karaitivu

Tamil National Alliance Parliamentarian Kaveendran Kodeeswaran inaugurated the Thai Pongal celebrations held in Karaitivu in Batticaloa on Wednesday. (adsbygoogle =...
Read more

NP Governor calls on Nallai Aatheenam Head and hold discussions

Northern Province Governor P.S.M.Charles paid a courtesy call on the Head of the Nallai Aatheenam Srila Sri Paramasariya Somasunthara Thesigar and held discussions on the...
Read more

Thondaman graces Indian Expatriates’ Day in Kandy

Ceylon Workers’ Congress Leader Minister Arumugam Thondaman graced the Indian Expatriates’ Day held in Kandy as Chief Guest. (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle...
Read more

Day Care Centre for Elders in Aalaiyady Vembu declared open

The Day Centre for Elders run by Easwara Senior Citizens was declared open in Panamkadu village in Aalaiyady Vembu, Batticaloa recently with the participation of...
Read more

Vanakkam23

© 2018 OMLANKA. All Rights Reserved.

Please publish modules in offcanvas position.