ICJ judgment first step in saving Kulbhushan Jadhav: MEA

Thu, 05/18/2017 - 20:00

New Delhi, May 18, India on Thursday said the International Court of Justice order was an "essential first step" in ensuring justice for alleged spy Kulbhushan Jadhav, and he should "be safe" till the court's final decision comes.


Rajnath promises 'unannounced action' against Pakistani terror groups

Mon, 05/15/2017 - 23:56

New Delhi, May 15, Vowing to take action against Pakistan-based terrorist groups in the wake of increased attacks on Indian security forces, Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Monday said that Narendra Modi government would not let "countrymen hang their heads in shame" and "respond without announcing".


Pakistan rakes up Kashmir issue with Guterres, OIC envoys

Wed, 05/10/2017 - 08:42

United Nations, May 10, Pakistan's Permanent Representative Maleeha Lodhi has raised the Kashmir issue with UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres and Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) envoys at a meeting here, according to a source briefed on the proceedings.


International Court of Justice stays Kulbhushan Jadhav death sentence

Wed, 05/10/2017 - 02:04

New Delhi, May 10, In a reprieve for alleged Indian spy Kulbhushan Jadhav, the International Court of Justice at the Hague in the Netherlands has suspended the death sentence on him by a Pakistani military court, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said on Tuesday.


50 Afghan soldiers killed in border firing: Pakistani official

Sun, 05/07/2017 - 17:18

Islamabad, May 7, Fifty Afghan security personnel were killed and 100 others injured as Pakistani forces retaliated to unprovoked firing in Balochistan's Chaman area last week, a top official claimed here on Sunday.


Pakistan inviting its own ruin: Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi

Tue, 05/02/2017 - 00:16

New Delhi, May 2, Union Minister Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi on Monday slammed Pakistan for mutilating bodies of two Indian soldiers, and said the neighbouring country is inviting its own ruin.


Dialogue with Pakistan must not stop, says Digvijaya

Mon, 05/01/2017 - 23:26

New Delhi, May 1, Even as Pakistani army on Monday killed an Indian soldier and a BSF trooper and mutilated their bodies across the Line of Control (LoC), Congress leader Digvijaya Singh said India should continue dialogue with the neighbouring country.


Kulbhushan Jadhav's well-being a matter of concern: India

Thu, 04/27/2017 - 21:00

New Delhi, April 27, The well-being of Kulbhushan Jadhav, the Indian national who was sentenced to death by a Pakistani military court on charges espionage, still remains a matter of concern, a senior official said on Thursday.


Private security guards loot over $1 lakh in Karachi

Fri, 04/21/2017 - 00:54

Karachi, April 21, What might be termed as one of the biggest robberies of recent years in Karachi, two private security guards looted over $1.2 lakh (Rs 12 million in Pakistani currency) from a company van on Thursday.


Reprieve for Sharif in Panamagate scandal, fresh probe ordered

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 20:26

Islamabad, April 20, Pakistan's Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Thursday got a temporary reprieve after the Supreme Court in its highly-anticipated verdict in the Panamagate scandal said there was "insufficient evidence" to remove him from office but ordered a fresh probe into the graft allegations against him and his family.