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Militants kill 6 Pak soldiers in Balochistan near Iran

Militants kill 6 Pak soldiers in Balochistan near Iran

February 18, 2019 2:44 pm

Karachi:    Six Pakistani soldiers have been killed by militants in two separate incidents in the country’s restive Balochistan province bordering Iran, officials said Monday. The first incident reported from the mountainous Panjgur district where four soldiers of the Frontier Corps (FC) were killed by militants on Sunday. The attack took place hours after two […]

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Pulwama terror attack mastermind Kamran killed, 4 army men martyred

Pulwama terror attack mastermind Kamran killed, 4 army men martyred

February 18, 2019 1:04 pm

Srinagar: Pulwama terror attack mastermind Kamran, alias Ghazi, has been killed by security forces in Pinglana, Jammu and Kashmir, reported moneycontrol.com. It was earlier reported that four Army personnel, including a major, and two Jaish terrorists were killed in an encounter in Jammu and Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Monday, three days after a suicide bomber […]

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UK condemns 'senseless' Pulwama attack

Pakistan rejects India’s charge on Pulwama terrorist attack

February 15, 2019 11:02 am

Islamabad: Pakistan has condemned the terrorist attack in Jammu and Kashmir’s Pulwama district and said it is a matter of grave concern even as it rejected India pointing out Islamabad’s link to the incident without investigations. At least 37 CRPF personnel were killed and five injured on Thursday in one of the deadliest terror attacks in Jammu and Kashmir when a Jaish suicide […]

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UK and Russia hold first talks in over a year

Lankan PM Ranil Wickremesinghe condemns Pulwama terror attack

February 15, 2019 10:28 am

Colombo: Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe has condemned the Pulwama terrorist attack and offered his condolences to Prime Minister Narendra Modi. At least 37 CRPF personnel were killed and five injured on Thursday in one of the deadliest terror attacks in Jammu and Kashmir when a Jaish suicide bomber rammed a vehicle carrying over 100 kg of explosives into their bus in Pulwama district. “I strongly […]

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Pulwama terror attack mastermind Kamran killed, 4 army men martyred

US asks Pak to immediately end ‘support’ and ‘safe haven’ to all terrorist groups

February 15, 2019 10:02 am

Washington: The White House asked Pakistan to immediately end “support” and “safe haven” to all terror groups as it strongly condemned the Pulwama terrorist attack. Pakistan-based Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) has claimed responsibility for the attack in Jammu and Kashmir’s Pulwama district on Thursday that left at least 37 personnel dead and many critically wounded. “The United States calls on Pakistan to end immediately the support and safe haven provided to […]

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UK condemns 'senseless' Pulwama attack

US experts suspect ISI role in Pulwama terrorist attack

February 15, 2019 9:57 am

Washington: The involvement of Jaish-e-Mohammad in Thursday’s terrorist attack in Jammu and Kashmir has raised serious questions about the role of the Pakistani spy agency, ISI, in it, American experts on South Asia have said. The Pakistan-based JeM has claimed responsibility for the attack that left at least 37 personnel dead and many critically wounded. The experts said the terror strike shows […]

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BJP holds candlelight rally for Pulwama victims

US denounces Pulwama attack, calls on countries to deny safe haven to terrorists

February 15, 2019 9:51 am

Washington: The US Friday strongly condemned the terror attack by Pakistan-based Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) in Kashmir’s Pulwama district and called on all countries to deny safe haven and support for terrorists. In one of the deadliest terror attacks in Jammu and Kashmir’s three decades of militancy, a Jaish suicide bomber rammed an explosives-laden vehicle into a CRPF bus in Pulwama district, killing at least […]

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UK condemns 'senseless' Pulwama attack

Stop supporting terrorists, dismantle terror safe havens: India to Pakistan

February 14, 2019 11:24 pm

New Delhi: India on Thursday slammed Pakistan over the Pulwama terror attack carried out by Jaish-e-Mohammed and asked the neighbouring country to stop supporting terrorists and dismantle terror infrastructure operating from its soil. India also strongly reiterated its appeal to all members of the international community to support the proposal to list terrorists, including JeM chief Masood Azhar, as a designated terrorist under the 1267 Sanctions Committee of the UN Security […]

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Japanese same-sex couples sue for equal marital rights

Japanese same-sex couples sue for equal marital rights

February 14, 2019 10:47 am

Tokyo: Thirteen same-sex couples are filing Japan’s first lawsuits challenging the constitutionality of the country’s rejection of same-sex marriage. The Valentine Day lawsuits to be filed in Tokyo and in other courts around the country on Thursday argue that the law violates same-sex couples’ constitutional rights to equality. They want the government to follow the example of many […]

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UK and Russia hold first talks in over a year

South Korean dies in glider crash

February 13, 2019 5:42 pm

Pune: A 45-year-old South Korean national was killed when his glider crashed during an event near Panchgani in Maharashtra’s Satara district, over 100 kms from here, police said Wednesday. The deceased Sang Teak Oh was a professional paraglider, a police officer said. On Tuesday evening, Sang Oh took off from Rajpuri near Panchgani, the famous hill station located in the Sahyadri mountain ranges in […]

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