Sharif Calling....Prime Minister Narendra Modi received a phone call from his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif, assuring him of his support in the investigation to uncover how the lethal assault was conceived and executed.
Nation Wants ActionA terror attack follows India-Pakistan peace moves, much as night follows day. This has been the pattern since Atal Bihari Vajpayee`s Lahore bus diplomacy. Prime Minister Narendra Modi must have factored this in when he embarked on the perilous peace process with Nawaz Sharif.
Pathankot Terror AttackExactly a week after Prime Minister Narendra Modi`s dramatic Christmas day visit to Lahore, his high-stakes bid to make peace with Pakistan is facing trial by fire. Today`s pre-dawn attack on the Pathankot air base, raises questions about just how serious Islamabad is, about reining-in anti-India terrorism-the cornerstone of the peace process.
Happy New Year!Friday, January 1 will signal the start of an unprecedented government intervention as an odd-even road rationing policy is rolled out to control air pollution amid mounting health concerns over air quality in the city.