Pak army chief holds talks with China's military top brass

Amid Indo-US bonhomie, Pakistan Army Chief Gen Raheel Sharif on Sunday met China's military top brass here with the two sides agreeing to enhance long-term bilateral defence collaboration, intelligence sharing and counter-terrorism cooperation.

Power back after rebel attack plunges Pakistan into darkness

 An apparent rebel attack on a key power line plunged around 80 percent of Pakistan into darkness on Sunday, the latest reminder of the country`s crippling energy crisis.

Japanese technology to boost flood warnings in South Asia

A sophisticated flood forecast model developed by Japanese scientists will enhance early warnings and help mitigate the impact of climate change in the flood-ravaged trans-boundary river basins of India, Pakistan and even China.

Pak rangers violate ceasefire, fire on BoP along IB in Jammu
Pak rangers violate ceasefire, fire on BoP along IB in Jammu

Hours before US President Barack Obama's arrival in India, Pakistani Rangers resorted to small arms firing along the International Border in Jammu district, forcing the BSF to retaliate.

Power crises: Pakistan plunges into darkness

Pakistan faced a major power breakdown early Sunday and most of the cities including Islamabad, Karachi, Peshawar and Quetta witnessed a large blackout.

Major power failure in Pakistan

Pakistan was plunged into darkness after a breakdown of a key power transmission line in southern part of the country early Sunday, another blinding reminder of the country`s crippling energy crisis.

Obama visit: IB alerts Delhi Police on possible terror attack using paragliders
Obama visit: IB alerts Delhi Police on possible terror attack using paragliders

Hours after US President Barack Obama left for his three-day visit to India to witness Republic Day celebrations here, Intelligence Bureau on Saturday evening issued an alert to the Delhi Police of possible terror attack.

Another gas pipeline blown up in Pakistan

Miscreants blew up a gas pipeline in Pakistan`s Balochistan province Saturday, a day after two gas pipelines were destroyed in the same province.

Suspected case of polio in Gurgaon

 A suspected case of polio has been reported from near Gurgaon and samples of an 18-month-old girl child have been sent for tests, a doctor said on Saturday.

Is Barack Obama's India visit defeat for Pakistan? Part II

US President Barack Obama along with his wife Michelle Obama are coming to India for three days trip. Is Barack Obama's India visit defeat for Pakistan?

Is Barack Obama's India visit defeat for Pakistan?

US President Barack Obama along with his wife Michelle Obama are coming to India for three days trip. Is Barack Obama's India visit defeat for Pakistan?

Pakistan to confer prestigious award on Peshawar school victims

Pakistan has decided to confer prestigious bravery medals on the victims of last month's Peshawar school massacre, officials said on Sturday.

Not everyone in Pakistan a terrorist: Rajnath Singh

Voices against terrorism do rise from time to time in Pakistan but successive governments in that country have failed to curb the scourge, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh said on Saturday.

Taliban commander arrested in Pakistan

Security forces Saturday arrested three suspected militants, including a Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) commander, in Pakistan`s Balochistan province, media reported.

It's sad: Dibakar Banerjee on Pakistan's 'Baby' ban
It's sad: Dibakar Banerjee on Pakistan's 'Baby' ban

In the wake of Pakistan banning Akshay Kumar-starrer "Baby", filmmaker Dibakar Banerjee says such incidents in India and Pakistan are "sad".

Pakistan move to ban Hafiz Saeed's JuD a significant move: Army

Army on Saturday said the announcement of ban on Hafiz Saeed-led Jamaat-ud-Dawah by Pakistan were "good moves" but the effect of these steps needs to be gauged on ground.

Pak govt may let Musharraf visit Saudi Arabia to condole king's death

 Pakistan's government is considering whether to allow ex-president Pervez Musharraf to travel to Saudi Arabia to offer condolences to the royal family following the death of King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz, a media report said on Saturday.

Manohar Parrikar keeps mum after controversial 'deep assets' remark
Manohar Parrikar keeps mum after controversial 'deep assets' remark

Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar on Saturday refused to comment over Congress' demand to tender a public apology over his statements on some former Prime Ministers compromising country's "deep assets".

Pakistan action at US behest to placate India: Daily

Pakistan has taken measures in recent weeks against the Haqqani network and Jamaat-ud Dawa, among others, at the behest of the US to placate an angry India and assist the Afghan government, a Pakistani newspaper said Saturday.

LeT militants can attack Army camps in Kashmir during Obama visit, warns IB
LeT militants can attack Army camps in Kashmir during Obama visit, warns IB

Security has been strengthened in Jammu and Kashmir after an alert was sounded by the Intelligence Bureau (IB) warning of a possible attack by Pakistan's ISI and Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) militants on Army camps.