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UP MLA Pankaj Singh, son of Rajnath Singh, receives death threat

UP MLA Pankaj Singh, son of Rajnath Singh, receives death threat

Earlier this week, UP CM Yogi Adityanath had ordered a SIT probe into the extortion threats received by at least 12 MLAs, most of them belonging to the ruling BJP.

May 26, 2018, 23:10 PM IST
J&K CM Mehbooba Mufti slams Pakistan for ceasefire violations during Ramzan, disrupting peace

J&K CM Mehbooba Mufti slams Pakistan for ceasefire violations during Ramzan, disrupting peace

Condemning Pakistan for the prevailing situation along the borders, Mufti assured employment to the family members of those who lost their lives in recent ceasefire violations.

May 25, 2018, 18:53 PM IST
Army Chief General Bipin Rawat warns Pakistan, says it must stop sending terrorists into J&K

Army Chief General Bipin Rawat warns Pakistan, says it must stop sending terrorists into J&K

Army Chief General Bipin Rawat has warned Pakistan and said that it must stop sending terrorists into J&K.

May 25, 2018, 18:47 PM IST
Lord's Day 1: Pakistan bowl England out for 184, reach 50-1 in reply

Lord's Day 1: Pakistan bowl England out for 184, reach 50-1 in reply

Pakistan provoked England's latest batting collapse by combining disciplined bowling with superb catching before showing resistance in its reply to dominate the opening day of the first Test at Lord's on Thursday.

May 25, 2018, 15:36 PM IST
ICC orders Pakistan to ditch smartwatches during play to avoid matchfixing allegations

ICC orders Pakistan to ditch smartwatches during play to avoid matchfixing allegations

The ICC does not allow players to carry communication devices to the field and this ban extends to the dressing room as well. Officials are allowed specific devices to communicate with their colleagues while they perform their duty.

May 25, 2018, 10:37 AM IST
Pakistan imposes temporary ban on screening of Indian films during Eid

Pakistan imposes temporary ban on screening of Indian films during Eid

An official in the ministry said the step had been taken on the requests by the Pakistani film exhibitors, distributors and production houses.

 

May 25, 2018, 06:31 AM IST
Not just terror agents, Pakistan smuggling arms into India, reveals Lashkar terrorist

Not just terror agents, Pakistan smuggling arms into India, reveals Lashkar terrorist

Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh on Thursday ordered stepped up vigil along the international borders, amidst heightened tensions with Pakistan on the western frontier.

May 24, 2018, 23:50 PM IST
Ireland's Ed Joyce retires from cricket

Ireland's Ed Joyce retires from cricket

  Dual international Ed Joyce on Thursday announced his retirement from all forms of cricket less than a fortnight after realising his dream of playing a Test for Ireland.

May 24, 2018, 19:57 PM IST
Allan Border hails 'amazing' Alastair Cook as he equals his record

Allan Border hails 'amazing' Alastair Cook as he equals his record

Australia great Allan Border praised the "amazing" Alastair Cook as the England batsman equalled his record of 153 consecutive Tests by playing in the series opener against Pakistan at Lord's on Thursday.

May 24, 2018, 19:25 PM IST
Hasan Ali strikes for Pakistan as Alastair Cook holds firm in first Test

Hasan Ali strikes for Pakistan as Alastair Cook holds firm in first Test

Hasan Ali marked his return to Test cricket with two early wickets before England great Alastair Cook kept Pakistan at a bay in a record-equalling appearance at Lord's on Thursday.

May 24, 2018, 18:56 PM IST
Most of us want India-Pakistan peace: Rahat Fateh Ali Khan

Most of us want India-Pakistan peace: Rahat Fateh Ali Khan

Earlier this year, Rahat faced a backlash for singing the song titled 'Ishtehar'.

May 24, 2018, 17:09 PM IST
Joe Root hails 'freakish' AB De Villiers as South Africa great bows out

Joe Root hails 'freakish' AB De Villiers as South Africa great bows out

England captain Joe Root said AB de Villiers had done "freakish things" after the South Africa great surprised the cricket world by announcing his international retirement on Wednesday.

May 24, 2018, 17:05 PM IST
Dominic Bess to make England Test debut against Pakistan

Dominic Bess to make England Test debut against Pakistan

Somerset off-spinner Dominic Bess will make his England debut in the first Test against Pakistan on Thursday, captain Joe Root has confirmed.

May 24, 2018, 17:02 PM IST
Suspected ISI agent, who worked at Indian diplomat's house in Pakistan, arrested

Suspected ISI agent, who worked at Indian diplomat's house in Pakistan, arrested

The accused Ramesh Singh worked as a cook at the house of Indian diplomat in Pakistan and allegedly bugged his house with help of ISI to get information.

May 24, 2018, 13:15 PM IST
Extortion threats to 12 UP MLAs, CM Yogi Adityanath orders SIT probe, seeks details

Extortion threats to 12 UP MLAs, CM Yogi Adityanath orders SIT probe, seeks details

12 UP MLAs have received phone calls, WhatsApp messages threatening them of dire consequences if they did not shell out Rs 10 lakh.  

May 23, 2018, 22:51 PM IST
India behind Bangladesh, Sri Lanka and China in healthcare, marginally ahead of Pakistan

India behind Bangladesh, Sri Lanka and China in healthcare, marginally ahead of Pakistan

India ranks 145th among 195 countries in terms of quality and accessibility of healthcare, behind its neighbours like China, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka and Bhutan.

May 23, 2018, 11:08 AM IST
World Bank fails to reach an agreement with Pakistan on Indus Water dispute, Kishanganga project

World Bank fails to reach an agreement with Pakistan on Indus Water dispute, Kishanganga project

The World Bank has said it failed to arrive at an agreement with a visiting Pakistani delegation on a way forward to address Islamabad's concerns regarding the Indus Waters Treaty with India.

May 23, 2018, 07:24 AM IST
  Pakistan minister says tanks, missiles alone can't save country if it's not strong economically

Pakistan minister says tanks, missiles alone can't save country if it's not strong economically

Pakistan's Interior Minister Ahsan Iqbal has described peace, stability and continuity as critical for economic progress.

May 22, 2018, 15:37 PM IST
Pakistan ISI wants JeM to carry out bigger terror attacks in Jammu and Kashmir

Pakistan ISI wants JeM to carry out bigger terror attacks in Jammu and Kashmir

Authorities believe that the ISI is relying more on JeM, rather than outfits like Lashkar-e-Taiba and Hizbul Mujahideen.

May 22, 2018, 10:28 AM IST
Pakistan election commission suggests July 25-27 for general elections

Pakistan election commission suggests July 25-27 for general elections

The announcement comes just days before the term of the sitting PML-N government is set to expire on May 31.

May 22, 2018, 07:43 AM IST

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