Gwadar

Pakistani forces comb luxury hotel a day after raid killed at least five

The Balochistan Liberation Army insurgent group had claimed responsibility for the May 11 attack.

May 12, 2019, 15:37 PM IST

Pakistan hotel attack: Three terrorists, one guard killed in Balochistan; BLA claims responsibility

The incident took place in the evening in Gwadar city's Pearl Continental Hotel. 

May 11, 2019, 19:02 PM IST

Pakistan's CPEC port in Gwadar has more challenges than advantages: Report

Connectivity, higher transportation cost and services could prevent Gwadar from succeeding. And, of all things, it may be water that could be the biggest threat.

Apr 12, 2018, 20:25 PM IST

Rift with US could push Pakistan deeper into China's grip: Report

Being put on the terrorism financing watchlist would lead to a drying up of foreign financing, which could push Islamabad further into China's embrace, which is already raising suspicions in Pakistan.

Mar 28, 2018, 18:29 PM IST

CPEC impact: Growing Chinese influence may be driving Western investors away from Pakistan, say reports

High-ranking Pakistani official acknowledges that there is fear among Western investors that China could be given preferential treatment.

Mar 22, 2018, 11:21 AM IST

Join us, don't fight us: Iran invites Pakistan to be part of Chabahar project with India

Pakistan has repeatedly expressed concerns over India's involvement in the development of Chabahar Port for geopolitical reasons as well as the threat to its Gwadar Port project.

Mar 13, 2018, 10:34 AM IST

China defends Pakistan, says finance shouldn't be used to force action on terrorism

China defended Pakistan even as it continues to raise issues with security of its citizens and investments.

Mar 06, 2018, 22:06 PM IST

China embarrasses Pakistan at CPEC expo with huge poster showing Kashmir as part of India

China was forced to replace the poster after hue and cry.

Feb 01, 2018, 18:09 PM IST

China releases Arctic Policy: Trade, natural resources and food are key areas of focus

The Arctic Policy outlined the rationale that China is likely use to ensure access to the resources of the region.

Jan 26, 2018, 22:13 PM IST

After Djibouti, China to build second foreign naval base in Pakistan

The Chinese base is most likely to come up near Gwadar.

Jan 06, 2018, 08:22 AM IST

Why global powers are obsessed with containing China: 10-point guide

Here is a 10-point guide to understanding the rising fear of China.

Nov 17, 2017, 07:34 AM IST

Twin blasts rock Pakistan' Baluchistan, 38 injured

Two grenade blasts have rocked Pakistan's restive south-western province of Baluchistan, injuring at least 38 people, police said.

Oct 20, 2017, 13:26 PM IST

Pakistan deploys 15,000-strong force for Chinese security

Pakistan has been battling Islamist and nationalist insurgencies in mineral-rich Balochistan since 2004, with hundreds of soldiers and militants killed in the fighting.
 

Jun 25, 2017, 18:05 PM IST

'Kulbhushan Jadhav's plan was hatched to sabotage India' - Pakistan-based political party tells ICJ

Jadhav's case is an unjust example of "innocent Indian commoner, around whom Pakistani State has hurled a fake and fabricated tale of espionage to justify its allegation of Indian involvement in its affairs.

Jun 04, 2017, 09:52 AM IST

Pakistan concerned over peace in Indian Ocean: Sartaj Aziz

Pakistan is determined to counter growing threats to peace in the Indian Ocean, particularly from its "nuclearisation" by India, Foreign Affairs Adviser Sartaj Aziz said.

Feb 12, 2017, 10:20 AM IST

Militants attack oil company's vehicle in Pakistan's Baluchistan, two killed

Two persons were killed when suspected militants on Saturday attacked a vehicle of a private oil exploration company in the coastal district of Gwadar in Pakistan's restive Baluchistan province.

Nov 26, 2016, 16:48 PM IST

Pakistan PM wants completion of CPEC projects in time

India has raised objections to the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor project as it passes through the Pakistan-occupied Kashmir.

Aug 19, 2016, 11:09 AM IST

Special troops to keep China-Pakistan corridor safe

Islamabad is going to set up a special force of approximately 10,000 troops to protect Chinese people and enterprises along the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor, a media report said on Thursday.

Feb 04, 2016, 10:09 AM IST

Pakistan's Gwadar, China's Zhuhai declared twin cities

Pakistan and Chinese officials signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) declaring Gwadar (Pakistan) and Zhuhai (China) as twin cities, a media report said Thursday.

Feb 12, 2015, 17:44 PM IST

Rocket attack kills two policemen in southwest Pakistan

A rocket attack targeting a senior police officer and his family killed two police escorts in restive southwestern Pakistan, officials said Sunday.

Feb 01, 2015, 23:59 PM IST