INDIA & PAKISTAN

India hold regional dialogue on Afghanistan

India hold regional dialogue on Afghanistan

Delhi, November 10: The Regional Security Dialogue on Afghanistan has emphasised that Afghanistan’s territory should not be used for sheltering, training, planning or financing any terrorist acts. The third Regional Security Dialogue on Afghanistan was held on 10 November, 2021 in New Delhi in an expanded format. The National Security Advisers / Secretaries of the […]

Pakistan Govt reaches understanding with TTP for temporary truce

Pakistan Govt reaches understanding with TTP for temporary truce

PESHAWAR: Pakistani officials have reached a tentative understanding with the banned Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) to seek a broader peace agreement to end nearly two decades of militancy in the country, multiple sources familiar with the development told Dawn newspaper. Sources said the “direct, face-to-face” talks between the two sides being held in Afghanistan’s south-western Khost province for […]

22 killed as bus falls into ravine in Pakistan Administered Kashmir

22 killed as bus falls into ravine in Pakistan Administered Kashmir

Muzaffarabad: At least 22 people, including women and children, were killed and another eight were injured after a Rawalpindi-bound public transport vehicle plunged into a ravine in the Sudhnoti district of Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) on Wednesday, police and witnesses said, Dawn news reported. The 40-seat coaster had started its journey from tehsil headquarters […]

Supreme Court bans fire crackers containing Barium salts

Supreme Court bans fire crackers containing Barium salts

Srinagar, Oct 29: The Supreme Court today said that  firecrackers and those fireworks which contain Barium salts are prohibited across the country. A bench of Justice M R Shah and Justice A S Bopanna said that no authority can be permitted to violate the directions issued by it and allow banned firecrackers in the guise […]

Bangladesh desires stronger trade ties with Pakistan: Sheikh Hasina

Bangladesh desires stronger trade ties with Pakistan: Sheikh Hasina

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister of Bangladesh Sheikh Hasina on Monday reiterated her government’s desire for stronger trade ties and economic collaboration with Pakistan, Dawn newspaper  reported. She was talking to Pak­istan’s High Commissioner to Bangladesh Imran Ahmed Siddiqui during their meeting in Dhaka. The Pakistan Foreign Office, in a statement issued here, said the two sides […]

Army Commander’s Conference to begin in Delhi, situation at LoC, LAC & Kashmir likely to dominate session

Army Commander’s Conference to begin in Delhi, situation at LoC, LAC & Kashmir likely to dominate session

Jammu, Oct 24 : The 2nd Army Commanders’ Conference of 2021 is scheduled from 25 to 28 October 2021 at New Delhi. Officials sources said  that the top brass of army will meet in Delhi to discuss prevailing security situation on Line of Control (LOC), Line of Actual Control (LAC), situation in Kashmir and all future […]

Navy warded off an Indian submarine from entering Pakistani waters: Pak army

Navy warded off an Indian submarine from entering Pakistani waters: Pak army

Islamabad: The Pakistan Navy detected and blocked an Indian submarine from entering Pakistani waters on October 16 (last Saturday), the military’s media wing revealed on Tuesday, Dawn news reported. Quoting the Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR), Dawn reported that  the navy showed “unremitting vigilance and professional competence” in ascertaining and blocking the attempted entry of […]

Domestic flights in India allowed to operate with full capacity from October 18

Domestic flights in India allowed to operate with full capacity from October 18

Delhi: Civil Aviation Ministry has decided to restore the scheduled domestic air operations from 18th of this month without any capacity restriction, All India Radio reported. The decision was taken after the review of the current status of scheduled domestic operators and passengers demand for air travel, reports said. The Ministry said, the airlines and […]