Pakistan rakes up Kashmir again at UN but India ignores taunt

Tue, 10/10/2017 - 08:04

United Nations, Oct 10, Pakistan has again tried to sneak the Kashmir issue into a General Assembly debate with no relevance to the topic, but India took the high road refusing to be drawn into a "distraction" from the agenda set for the meeting.


Pakistan's ties with terror: Can Trump cut the Gordian knot?

Sat, 10/07/2017 - 12:46

Almost 16 years to the day since the US embarked upon its war on terrorism against the Afghan Taliban on October 7, 2001, as reprisal for the enormity of the 9/11 terrorist attacks, it appears that a White House administration is again issuing dire warnings to Rawalpindi (GHQ of the Pakistan Army) while still dangling the familiar "carrot".


Pakistan threaten India against targeting its nuclear installations

Fri, 10/06/2017 - 09:58

Washington, Oct 6, Pakistan Foreign Minister Khawaja Mohammad Asif has warned that if India launched a surgical strike on the countrys nuclear installations, nobody should expect restraint from Islamabad either, the media reported on Friday.


Don't blame us for Hafiz Saeed, Pakistan tells US

Wed, 09/27/2017 - 14:56

New York, Sep 27 (IANS) Pakistan has told the US that it can't be blamed for terrorists like Hafiz Saeed, who masterminded the Mumbai terror attack, saying Washington considered such men as "darlings" until a few years ago.


BSF guns down two smugglers near Pakistan border

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 11:04

Chandigarh, Sep 20, Border Security Force troopers killed two drug smugglers in an encounter near the international border with Pakistan in the Ajnala sector of Amritsar, BSF sources said on Wednesday.


Pakistani cross-border terrorism is root of current Kashmir situation: India

Wed, 09/13/2017 - 11:04

United Nations, Sep 13, Cross-border terrorism from Pakistan is at the root of the current situation in Kashmir and it has also victimised the people of the part of the state occupied by Pakistan, India said on Tuesday dismissing Islamabad's attempts to raise the Kashmir issue at the UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC) meeting in Geneva.


53 militant suspects arrested in Karachi, Pakistan

Mon, 09/11/2017 - 07:32

Islamabad, Sep 11, Some 53 militant suspects were arrested in different parts of Pakistan's southern port city of Karachi in police's raids during last 24 hours, said police late on Sunday.


7 dead, over 1,500 affected by dengue in Peshawar

Tue, 08/22/2017 - 21:28

Islamabad, Aug 22, Seven persons have been killed and over 1,500 affected by the dengue virus in Pakistan's Peshawar, according to statistics released by the authorities on Tuesday.