PAKISTAN

Pak committed to implementing ICJ's decision in Kulbhushan Jadhav case: Official

Pak committed to implementing ICJ’s decision in Kulbhushan Jadhav case: Official

February 15, 2019 4:49 pm

Islamabad : Pakistan is committed to implementing the decision of the International Court of Justice in the Kulbhushan Jadhav case, a senior Pakistani official said as the country’s delegation left for the Hague on Friday for the oral proceedings in the case that will commence at the world court from February 18. Indian national Jadhav, […]

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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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Top US lawmakers rally behind India; say Pulwama attack won't weaken resolve of Indians

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

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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India, Pak youth could play a role in transforming quality of bilateral ties: Pak envoy

India, Pak youth could play a role in transforming quality of bilateral ties: Pak envoy

February 12, 2019 9:38 pm

New Delhi: Youth of the two countries could play a role in transforming the quality of the Indo-Pak relations, Pakistan’s envoy said here Tuesday, and urged them to be the “ambassadors of peace”. High Commissioner Sohail Mahmood made the remarks during an interaction at the embassy, with a delegation of over 30 students, pursuing post-graduate degree programme in political leadership […]

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Hindu temple vandalised in Pak, PM Imran Khan orders swift action

Hindu temple vandalised in Pak, PM Imran Khan orders swift action

February 6, 2019 5:27 pm

Islamabad/Karachi: A Hindu temple was vandalised in Pakistan’s Sindh province by miscreants who set the holy books and idols on fire, drawing a strong reaction from Prime Minister Imran Khan who ordered swift and decisive action against the perpetrators. The incident happened last week in Kumb, a town in Khairpur district. The unidentified assailants fled […]

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Maduro blasts US for 'stealing' billions and offering 'crumbs'

Disowned by hubby, dejected Pak woman drowns infant daughter in sea

February 5, 2019 8:13 pm

Karachi: A woman was arrested in Pakistan for allegedly drowning her two-and-a-half-year-old daughter in the sea after being abandoned by her husband, police said Tuesday. The 28-year-old woman committed the crime as her husband threw her and his daughter out of the house and her family refused to give them shelter, they said. SSP South Investigation Tariq Dharejo said the woman […]

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Musharraf was responsible for no breakthrough on Kashmir: Sharif's confidant

Musharraf was responsible for no breakthrough on Kashmir: Sharif’s confidant

February 4, 2019 8:27 pm

Lahore: Pakistan’s former dictator Gen Pervez Musharraf was responsible for no breakthrough on the Kashmir issue as he launched the Kargil operation without the civilian government’s approval to “sabotage” the talks with India and topple the Nawaz Sharif government, a close aide of the then prime minister said Monday. Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz leader and Senator Pervaiz Rashid told reporters that “Sharif and the Indian leadership were holding talks on Kashmir and the latter […]

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Pakistan successfully test-fires short range ballistic missile 'Nasr'

Pakistan successfully test-fires short range ballistic missile ‘Nasr’

January 31, 2019 8:31 pm

Islamabad: Pakistan Army on Thursday successfully test-fired the short range surface-to-surface ballistic missile ‘Nasr’ which it claimed can defeat any ballistic missile defence system now available in the country’s neighbourhood or any other system being developed. Nasr, with a strike range of about 70-km, is a high precision, shoot and scoot weapon system with the ability of in-flight maneuverability, according to […]

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Maduro blasts US for 'stealing' billions and offering 'crumbs'

Qureshi telephones Mirwaiz; discusses Kashmir issue

January 29, 2019 7:30 pm

Islamabad: Pakistan’s Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi Tuesday telephoned Hurriyat leader Mirwaiz Umar Farooq and discussed with him Islamabad’s efforts to highlight the Kashmir issue. Though there was no immediate reaction from the Ministry of External Affairs but Qureshi’s move may not go down well with India, which maintains that Kashmir is a bilateral issue […]

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