Pakistan

India to grant medical visas to two Pakistanis: Sushma Swaraj

India to grant medical visas to two Pakistanis: Sushma Swaraj

Heeding to a request by Uzair Humayun, a Lahore-based man, Swaraj said medical visa will be given to his daughter for an open-heart surgery in India.

Oct 07, 2017, 11:39 AM IST
Pak to meet 'weekly' to finalise reply in Jadhav's case

Pak to meet 'weekly' to finalise reply in Jadhav's case

Jadhav is on a death row in Pakistan on charges of espionage

Oct 07, 2017, 10:55 AM IST

Pakistan violates ceasefire in Jammu and Kashmir's Nowshera sector

Pakistan violated ceasefire in Nowshera Sector of Jammu and Kashmir`s Rajouri district late Friday night and continued unprovoked firing for an hour.

Oct 07, 2017, 10:06 AM IST
Donald Trump to send top officials to Pakistan with tough message on terrorism

Donald Trump to send top officials to Pakistan with tough message on terrorism

The visit is aimed at Donald Trump's message that Pakistani state support for jihadist groups has to end

Oct 07, 2017, 08:10 AM IST

Death toll in Pakistan Sufi shrine attack rises to 22

The death toll in the suicide attack at a prominent Shia shrine in Pakistan's restive Balochistan province has risen to 22, officials said on Friday.

Oct 06, 2017, 21:05 PM IST

Don't target our nuclear sites, Pakistan warns India

Pakistan has warned India against striking at its nuclear installations and said Islamabad won`t hold back if this happened, Pakistani media reported on Friday.

Oct 06, 2017, 20:46 PM IST

Senior Pakistan cops convicted in Benazir Bhutto assassination case set to walk free

On September 29, the Federal Investigative Agency (FIA) filed a petition in the LHC's Rawalpindi Bench challenging the anti-terrorism court's (ATC) decision in the murder case.

Oct 06, 2017, 20:29 PM IST
600 ceasefire violations along India-Pak border so far in 2017

600 ceasefire violations along India-Pak border so far in 2017

Pakistan has violated the ceasefire over 600 times so far this year, the highest in the last one decade, an official said.

Oct 06, 2017, 20:08 PM IST

Centre sets up group to study problems of people along IB, LOC

A study group has been set up by the government to examine the problems being faced by the people residing near the International Border and and the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir in the wake of regular ceasefire violations by Pakistan, an official said.

Oct 06, 2017, 17:50 PM IST
India targeting CPEC is economic terrorism: Pakistan cries wolf

India targeting CPEC is economic terrorism: Pakistan cries wolf

Pakistan's latest salvo against India comes amid rising pressure over its use of terrorism as a tool of state policy.
 

Oct 06, 2017, 14:29 PM IST
Pak targets BSF posts in Poonch again

Pak targets BSF posts in Poonch again

The firing started post midnight and continued till early morning in Poonch's Digwar, the ANI reported. 

Oct 06, 2017, 08:41 AM IST

Balochistan shrine blast toll rises to 20

According to a report in the Dawn, more than 30 people were injured in the same incident.

Oct 06, 2017, 07:45 AM IST
Pakistan Army says close to decision on Jadhav's mercy petition

Pakistan Army says close to decision on Jadhav's mercy petition

Jadhav, a 46-year-old retired Indian Navy officer, was sentenced to death by Pakistan court on charges of spying.

Oct 05, 2017, 23:52 PM IST
IAF chief says India has power to strike Pakistan nukes, Islamabad says 'expect no restraint'

IAF chief says India has power to strike Pakistan nukes, Islamabad says 'expect no restraint'

Indian Air Force chief Marshal BS Dhanoa’s statement on the force's capability evoked sharp reactions from Pakistan on Thursday. After Dhanoa's response to a question on Pakistan's nuclear arsenal, the neighbour warned that any move by India would result in loss of its restraint.

Oct 05, 2017, 23:47 PM IST
Pakistan warns India against surgical strikes on its soil

Pakistan warns India against surgical strikes on its soil

Pakistan's Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif on Thursday warned India against carrying out a surgical strike or targeting its nuclear installations, saying if that happens nobody should expect restraint from his country.

Oct 05, 2017, 23:01 PM IST

Suicide bombing at southwestern Pakistani shrine kills six

A suicide bombing at a shrine in southwestern Pakistan on Thursday killed six people and left many wounded, a provincial government spokesman said.

Oct 05, 2017, 22:57 PM IST

Failure to agree on global anti-terrorism pact lets terrorists go free in third nation: India

The global organisation's failure to agree on a pact against terrorism is letting terrorists go free in third countries, warned India on Thursday.

Oct 05, 2017, 22:57 PM IST
Donald Trump ready for any steps if Pak doesn't mend its ways: Jim Mattis

Donald Trump ready for any steps if Pak doesn't mend its ways: Jim Mattis

President Donald Trump is prepared to take "whatever steps necessary" against Pakistan if it does not "change its behaviour" and continued to support terror groups, Defence Secretary Jim Mattis has said

Oct 05, 2017, 20:01 PM IST
Pervez Musharraf was a better ruler of Pakistan than Benazir Bhutto, says survey

Pervez Musharraf was a better ruler of Pakistan than Benazir Bhutto, says survey

In a survey conducted by a media organisation in Pakistan, Pervez Musharraf has been adjudged a better ruler than Benzair Bhutto of the neighbouring country.

Oct 05, 2017, 19:48 PM IST
18 killed in suicide attack at Sufi shrine in Pakistan

18 killed in suicide attack at Sufi shrine in Pakistan

The attacker tried to enter the Dargah Fatehpur in the Jhal Magsi district of Balochistan and blew himself up when he was stopped by the police

Oct 05, 2017, 19:46 PM IST