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Pakistan circulating fabricated dossiers, purveys regular stream of fake news, says India: Watch

India said that as a responsible democracy, it does not practice disinformation campaigns.

Dec 12, 2020, 00:30 AM IST

Pakistan agrees on name of Suresh Kumar as India's top diplomat in Islamabad

Pakistan has sent approval for the appointment of India's new Charge d’ Affaires (CDA) at its mission in Islamabad. India had proposed the name of Suresh Kumar for CDA or deputy high commissioner and is soon expected to take charge.

Dec 02, 2020, 17:34 PM IST

MEA refutes Pakistan's claim of India reaching out to Islamabad for talks, calls it 'misleading and fictitious'

Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) spokesperson Anurag Srivastava said that the Pakistan NSA's comments were "contrary to facts on the ground, misleading and fictitious".

Oct 15, 2020, 18:14 PM IST

South Asian state will have to vacate illegally occupied areas sooner or later, India indirectly slams Pakistan

Vikas Swarup said, "The only dispute left in what it alleged today as a "disputed territory” is its own illegal occupation of certain parts, which sooner or later, it would have to vacate."

Oct 14, 2020, 20:47 PM IST

Don't play victim card, India hits out at Pakistan on issue of terrorism

India highlighted that Pakistan continues with its "shenanigan of running with the hare and hunting with the hound".

Oct 01, 2020, 17:51 PM IST

Cosmetic exercise to camouflage Pakistan's illegal occupation: India on Gilgit-Baltistan election

The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) also added that these actions can't hide the grave human rights violations, exploitation and denial of freedom to the people residing in Pakistan occupied territories for the past seven decades.

Sep 29, 2020, 15:33 PM IST

India says Pakistan has no legal basis to convert Gilgit-Baltistan region as fifth province

India on Thursday said that Pakistan has no legal basis to convert Pakistan-occupied Kashmir's Gilgit-Baltistan region as its fifth province and the action will be "void ab initio".

Sep 24, 2020, 20:16 PM IST

Turkey using Pakistani terminology on Jammu and Kashmir, anti-India stand exposed

Turkey has once again taken an anti-India stand on Kashmir, based on Pakistani lines, and the Turkish media has begun the use of new terminology for Jammu and Kashmir from August 5. It has started using the term “Indian Illegally Occupied Jammu and Kashmir (IIOJK)"--a term that was propped up by Pakistan.

Aug 19, 2020, 00:30 AM IST

'Conflict actors' exploiting COVID-19 pandemic for misinformation, terror attacks: India at UNSC

India said, "Some conflict actors are exploiting the current climate of uncertainty to press their agendas, including through spread of misinformation to foment discord and violence and even sponsor opportunistic terrorist attacks."

Aug 12, 2020, 23:49 PM IST

Terror deals, spying forces India to cut staff strength in Pakistan High Commission in New Delhi by 50%

India said that this decision has been taken as Pakistan is engaged in acts of espionage and maintained dealings with terrorist organizations and will be implemented in seven days.

Jun 23, 2020, 18:21 PM IST

At UN, India asks Pakistan to end harassment and execution of minorities through misuse of blasphemy law: Read full text

First Secretary in India's Permanent Mission Vimarsh Aryan said that the international community cannot be misled by Pakistani hysterical reactions at all global forums to malign India.

Feb 28, 2020, 18:54 PM IST

Breaking News: Stop terror funding, dismantle terrorist camps, India asks Pakistan at United Nations

India's statement came a week after the global terror financing watchdog Financial Action Task Force (FATF) in Paris decided to retain Pakistan in its 'Grey List'.

Feb 28, 2020, 18:28 PM IST

India moots train service for Pakistan pilgrims, opens window for resumption of suspended services

Pakistan had in 2019 discontinued train and bus services between both the countries after New Delhi removed special status for the erstwhile state of Jammu and Kashmir in August 2019.

Feb 11, 2020, 00:02 AM IST

If we can help, we certainly will be helping: US President Donald Trump on Kashmir issue between India, Pakistan

Speaking to the media in presence of Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan, Trump said, "We are talking about Kashmir in relation to what is going on with Pakistan and India. If we can help, we certainly will be helping."

Jan 21, 2020, 23:31 PM IST

Heal thyself of your malaise: Syed Akbaruddin's advice to Pakistan

"My simple response to Pakistan is even though it is late, neighbour, heal thyself of your malaise. There are no takers here for your malware," Akbaruddin added.

Jan 10, 2020, 08:15 AM IST

Footprint of every major act of terrorism passes through Pakistan: India at UN

India has slammed Pakistan asserting that the footprint of every major act of international terrorism passes through this country where terrorists are trained in safe havens to take innocent lives. The comments came after Pakistan raised the matters of Jammu and Kashmir and Citizenship Act in the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA).

Dec 14, 2019, 19:31 PM IST

Pakistan halts repatriation of Indian nationals, months after abrogation of Article 370

The nations exchange list of civilian prisoners and fishermen of each country lodged in the respective jails on January 1 and July 1 every year, according to the India-Pakistan ‘Agreement on Consular Access’ signed on May 21, 2008.

Nov 19, 2019, 06:51 AM IST

India rules out cricket with Pakistan till support for terror continues

Speaking in New York at an event on Wednesday, Jaishankar pointed out, "The dominant narrative of the relationship between New Delhi and Islamabad is terrorism, suicide bombings, violence and then you say okay guys tea break, let us go and play cricket."

Sep 26, 2019, 11:55 AM IST

No change in our position, Pakistan needs to combat terror: India

Prime Minister Narendra Modi had said on Tuesday that India is not shying away from talks with Pakistan. He said that for India to initiate dialogue with Pakistan the latter country has to make efforts to combat terrorism. PM Modi made the statement during the bilateral meeting with US President Donald Trump.

Sep 26, 2019, 09:37 AM IST

Pakistan fails to garner support in UNHRC to place resolution on Kashmir

Though Pakistan had made desperate attempts to garner the required support, the neighbour also failed to get the support of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) countries consisting of 57 member states. India`s diplomatic efforts appeared to have clearly paid off by persuading the international community on its ability to manage the affairs of Jammu and Kashmir as an `internal matter` of the country.

Sep 19, 2019, 21:00 PM IST