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Pakistan Cricket Board chairman plays down Hassan Ali antics at Wagah border

Pakistan Cricket Board chairman plays down Hassan Ali antics at Wagah border

Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) chairman Najam Sethi on Wednesday played down pacer Hassan Ali's antics at the Attari-Wagah border during the traditional flag-lowering ceremony.

Apr 25, 2018, 19:57 PM IST
Watch: Did Pakistan cricketer Hassan Ali disrespect flag-lowering ceremony at Wagah Border?

Watch: Did Pakistan cricketer Hassan Ali disrespect flag-lowering ceremony at Wagah Border?

The respected flag-lowering ceremony at the Wagah Border on Saturday witnessed a bizarre incident when Pakistan cricketer Hassan Ali stood up facing India's Border Security Force (BSF) soldiers and performed his signature wicket-celebrating jig.

Apr 22, 2018, 12:35 PM IST
Newly-appointed Indian High Commissioner arrives in Pakistan

Newly-appointed Indian High Commissioner arrives in Pakistan

Basaria has been appointed high commissioner to Islamabad for two years. 

Dec 12, 2017, 17:18 PM IST

Pakistan releases 78 Indian fishermen

Pakistan released 78 Indian fishermen on Sunday as a goodwill gesture.

Jul 09, 2017, 20:26 PM IST

BSF arrests Pakistani national at Wagah border; recovers mobile phone, Pak currenct notes

The Border Security Force (BSF) on Thursday arrested a Pakistani national at Wagah border while he was trying to enter into the Indian side near Wagah Border.

May 25, 2017, 23:22 PM IST

Uzma's brother thanks Government, Sushma Swaraj for bringing her back

Sushma Swaraj welcomed Uzma while expressing regret over her plight.

May 25, 2017, 13:29 PM IST

Sushma Swaraj welcomes back home Indian woman forced to marry in Pakistan

An Indian woman, who was allegedly forced to marry a Pakistani man, will return home on Wednesday after the Islamabad High Court allowed her plea and ordered police to escort her to the Wagah Border.

May 25, 2017, 11:43 AM IST
Unbelievable Baisakhi celebrations at Wagah Border – Watch video

Unbelievable Baisakhi celebrations at Wagah Border – Watch video

Attari-Wagah joint check post on Indo-Pak border witnessed a lively and colourful Thursday evening as hundreds of people gathered on the Indian side of the border for the annual harvest festival celebrations of Baisakhi.

Apr 14, 2017, 08:33 AM IST
Pakistani singer, who chanted Gayatri Mantra in front of Nawaz Sharif, said this about Yogi Adityanath

Pakistani singer, who chanted Gayatri Mantra in front of Nawaz Sharif, said this about Yogi Adityanath

Narodha Malni, the Pakistani Hindu girl who recently hogged the limelight for chanting Gayatri Mantra before Pak Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, has said that the appointment of Yogi Adityanath as Chief Minister would be good for Uttar Pradesh.

Mar 23, 2017, 15:54 PM IST

Two boys from PoK arrested for Uri attack handed over to Pakistan

On September 18 last year, four heavily-armed militants had stormed the Uri Army base camp killing 19 soldiers and injuring few others.

Mar 10, 2017, 17:13 PM IST
Amid escalating tension, Pakistan stops import of cotton, vegetables from India

Amid escalating tension, Pakistan stops import of cotton, vegetables from India

Cotton importers and customs clearing agents claimed that the department had stopped the import of agriculture commodities from India without a warning or written order because of increase in tensions across the LoC.

Nov 27, 2016, 15:11 PM IST

70 Hindu pilgrims arrive in Pakistan to attend Sant Shada Ram anniversary

Over 70 Hindu pilgrims from India have arrived here to participate in 308th birth anniversary of Sant Shada Ram in Sindh province.

Nov 23, 2016, 15:02 PM IST
Anti-India slogans raised, stones thrown at Indian side by Pakistanis during beating retreat ceremony at Wagah Border

Anti-India slogans raised, stones thrown at Indian side by Pakistanis during beating retreat ceremony at Wagah Border

Beating retreat ceremony at the Attari-Wagah border is held every evening where both the sides lower their national flags and shut the gates in the presence of the public.

Oct 02, 2016, 22:52 PM IST
Terror alert - Two suicide bombers planning to attack Wagah border: Pakistan warns India

Terror alert - Two suicide bombers planning to attack Wagah border: Pakistan warns India

In an unprecedented move, Pakistan has shared intelligence reports with India, about a possible terror attack on the Wagah border, a report said on Friday.

Aug 12, 2016, 12:50 PM IST

Pakistan frees 18 Indian fishermen

At least 18 Indian fishermen were freed on Sunday by Pakistan as a goodwill gesture, an official source here said.

Jun 05, 2016, 23:23 PM IST

Pakistan to free 18 Indian fishermen on Monday

A spokesperson for the Edhi Foundation told The Nation on Saturday that the fishermen would arrive in Lahore from the port city of Karachi.

Jun 05, 2016, 17:23 PM IST
BSF to hoist tallest national flag at Attari-Wagah border, will be visible from Lahore!

BSF to hoist tallest national flag at Attari-Wagah border, will be visible from Lahore!

The BSF hopes that the flag will act as a beacon for patriotic Indians.

Apr 29, 2016, 16:56 PM IST
Indian prisoner Kirpal Singh's family alleges torture in Pak jail, demands fresh post-mortem

Indian prisoner Kirpal Singh's family alleges torture in Pak jail, demands fresh post-mortem

The family members of Kirpal Singh, the Indian prisoner who died under mysterious circumstances in Lahore's Kot Lakhpat Jail, have complained about the alleged inhuman treatment meted out to him in Pakistan and demanded a fresh post-mortem in India.

Apr 19, 2016, 15:47 PM IST

2,100 Indian Sikhs arrive in Pakistan to attend Baisakhi Festival

More than 2,100 Indian Sikhs arrived here on Tuesday to take part in Baisakhi Festival at Gurdwara Hasan Abdal in Rawalpindi district of Pakistan's Punjab province.

Apr 12, 2016, 22:41 PM IST