UN diplomats said countries disagreed on wording of a statement, with some fearing any comment would escalate tensions or would show bias towards Pakistan by simply holding the meeting.
Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi claimed that the two had a "cordial conversation", and agreed to keep in touch over the Kashmir dispute.
Earlier in the day, Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan had a telephonic conversation with US President Donald Trump and took him into confidence over the UNSC meeting.
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The audience saw the amazing potential of the 100-stringed Santoor, which before Pandit Shiv Kumar Sharma’s time, was but a Kashmiri folk instrument meant to play simple rural melodies.
France wanted an informal discussion next week but Radio Pakistan reported that the UNSC will discuss the issue on August 16.
On the abolition of Art 370 Modi said: "In less than 70 days of the new Government versus the 70 years that it had lingered for, Article 370 has become history,"
“India-Sri Lanka relations are molded, guided and strengthened by our collective ambitions and aspirations. What we all can achieve together is constrained only by our collective imagination," High Commissioner Sandhu in the interview.
The recent changes made in Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh will enable the people to access and enjoy the same rights, same privileges as the rest of the country,” President Ram Nath Kovind said.
Jaipur, August 14 (Hindustan Times): A Rajasthan court on Wednesday acquitted six men accused of lynching dairy farmer Pehlu Khan in Rajasthan’s Alwar on April 1, 2017. The hearing in the case had concluded on August 7. The district court’s judgment came less than ten days after the Rajasthan Assembly passed a bill providing for life imprisonment and a fine up...