Tanker blast kills 140 in Pakistan

Sun, 06/25/2017 - 12:44

Lahore, June 25 (IANS) At least 140 people have been burnt alive and dozens of others injured after an overturned oil tanker caught fire and exploded near Bahawalpur city in Pakistan's Punjab province, the media reported.


Indian, Pakistani troops trade fire on LoC

Sun, 06/25/2017 - 08:58

Jammu, June 25 (IANS) Indian and Pakistani troops traded heavy fire on Sunday along the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri district, a defence official said.


Artillery duel at LoC after Pakistan breaches ceasefire

Sat, 06/24/2017 - 16:48

Jammu, June 24 (IANS) Indian and Pakistani troops had a nearly three hour long artillery duel on the LoC on Saturday after Pakistan army resorted to heavy shelling and firing in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district, defence officials said.


Four Indian prisoners return from Pakistan

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 22:22

New Delhi, June 22 (IANS) Four Indian prisoners released by Pakistan crossed over to India on Thursday afternoon, the External Affairs Ministry said.


Two soldiers killed by Pakistan's BAT, two terrorists killed on LoC

Thu, 06/22/2017 - 19:58

Jammu, June 22 (IANS) Two Indian Army soldiers were killed by a Pakistani BAT team on Thursday on the LoC in Chakan da Bagh sector in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir, while two terrorists were killed by the army in the sector during a foiled infiltration bid.


Kashmir on edge ahead of India-Pakistan ICC clash

Sun, 06/18/2017 - 12:04

Srinagar, June 18, As arch rivals India and Pakistan clash at the ICC Champions Trophy finals on Sunday, authorities admit they will have a problem on hand irrespective of who wins at the Lords.


India, Pakistan trade heavy fire across LoC

Thu, 06/15/2017 - 16:12

Jammu, June 15 (IANS) Heavy exchanges of fire started on Thursday between the Indian and Pakistan armies on Thursday on the Line of Control (LoC) in Naushera sector after Pakistan violated bilateral ceasefire, officials said.


Pakistan army violates ceasefire for third time, targets Indian positions

Wed, 06/14/2017 - 22:24

Jammu, June 14, After violating the bilateral ceasefire twice earlier on Wednesday, Pakistan Army again resorted to heavy shelling and firing on Indian positions on the line of control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri district, a defence official said.


Champions Trophy: Pakistan ride on captain Sarfraz's superb show to beat Sri Lanka

Mon, 06/12/2017 - 23:38

Cardiff, June 12, Pakistan rode on skipper Sarfraz Ahmed's unconquered 61 off 79 balls to recover from a middle-order collapse and pull off a three-wicket victory over Sri Lanka in a virtual quarter-final Group B ICC Champions Trophy clash at Sophia Gardens here on Monday to qualify for the semifinals.


The two Chinese abducted in Pakistan were 'preaching', Minister told

Mon, 06/12/2017 - 22:04

Islamabad, June 12, The two Chinese nationals abducted from Quetta last month and later killed were involved in "preaching" instead of business activities — the declared purpose for their visit to Pakistan, Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan was informed in a high level meeting, a media report said.