Free Press Journal
  • Bugti’s plea for asylum sent for security vetting

    New Delhi: Baloch leader Brahamdagh Bugti’s application seeking political asylum in India has been referred to security agencies for vetting before a final decision by the Union Cabinet. “After examination of Bugti’s application for political asylum, we have sent it to security agencies for an in-depth vetting. A security vetting is necessary for such applications before a final decision is taken,” a Home Ministry official said.

  • Uri Attack: A statesman-like approach, finally

    It is hard to say who felt more let down by Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Kozhikode address last Saturday: the TV news anchors or the assembled BJP crowd. Following the terror attack in Uri in which 19 jawans were killed, television channels had built up a frenzy, calling for a tit-for-tat attack against Pakistan.

  • Baloch leader Bugti seeks asylum in India

    New Delhi : Baloch leader Brahamdagh Bugti’s application seeking political asylum in India was on on Thursday received by the Home Ministry which is examining it. “We have received Bugti’s application for political asylum and it is under examination,” a Home Ministry official said.