INDIA & PAKISTAN

Moulana Tariq Jameel suffers cardiac arrest, hospitalised

Moulana Tariq Jameel suffers cardiac arrest, hospitalised

Srinagar: A prominent Pakistani religious scholar, preacher and public speaker Moulana Tariq Jameel has suffered a heart attack, and has been shifted to a private hospital in Lahore, Pakistan media reported Tuesday. According to hospital sources, the religious scholar’s condition is stable now.  The doctors have recommended an Angiography, which will be held in the afternoon, […]

Pakistan shares with India list of nuclear installations

Pakistan shares with India list of nuclear installations

Islamabad: Pakistan Tuesday shared with India a list of its nuclear installations and facilities as per the provisions of a bilateral agreement. The list was handed over in accordance with Article-II of the Agreement on Prohibition of Attacks Against Nuclear Installations and Facilities between Pakistan and India, signed on December 31, 1988, the Foreign Office (FO) […]

Congress leader Sajjan Kumar and two others sent to prison

Congress leader Sajjan Kumar and two others sent to prison

New Delhi: A Delhi court on Monday sent to prison the senior Congress leader Sajjan Kumar who was punished with life imprisonment in 1984 anti-Sikh riots case following the assassination of the then Prime Minister Indira Gandhi. The court also sent to prison two other convicted former MLAs Kishan Khokhar and Mahender Yadav. Delhi High […]

Leaked video shows Musharraf seeking covert United States support to regain power

Leaked video shows Musharraf seeking covert United States support to regain power

Srinagar: In an embarrassment to Pervez Musharraf, the former Pakistani dictator, in a leaked video, was purportedly seen seeking covert US support to regain power and telling American lawmakers that he was “ashamed” of the ISI being negligent about the al Qaeda chief Osama Bin Laden’s whereabouts. The undated video clips, which have been posted by […]

Pakistan’s top court instructs Interior Ministry to designate ‘Gulenist Group’ as terror organization

Pakistan’s top court instructs Interior Ministry to designate ‘Gulenist Group’ as terror organization

Srinagar: Pakistani authorities have decided to designate the Gülenist Group (FETÖ) as a “terrorist” organization and hand its educational institutions over to Turkey’s Maarif Foundation. The Supreme Court of Pakistan on Friday ordered the Interior Ministry to list FETÖ, the group behind the 2016 coup attempt in Turkey, as a terrorist organization following the constitutional petition […]

Pak High Comm official summoned to protest infiltration and attack on civilians, forces

Pak High Comm official summoned to protest infiltration and attack on civilians, forces

New Delhi:  India on Thursday summoned a Pakistan High Commission official here to lodge a “strong protest” at the incidents of cross LoC terrorist infiltration and targeting of Indian civilians. According to an Ministry of Exteranal Affairs (MEA) release here, such incidents including “targeting” of Indian civilians and security forces took place between December 21 […]

Pakistan says Kartarpur corridor ‘high point of diplomacy’ for Imran Khan government

Pakistan says Kartarpur corridor ‘high point of diplomacy’ for Imran Khan government

Islamabad: Pakistan on Thursday described the Kartarpur corridor as the “high point of diplomacy” for the Imran Khan government while admitted that there was “no progress” on the contentious issues with India. Foreign Office spokesperson Mohammad Faisal also said that the Kashmir issue remained “on top of Pakistan’s priority”. At the weekly media briefing here, […]

10 persons arrested from Delhi, UP in connection with new module ‘Harkat-ul-Harb-e-Islam’

10 persons arrested from Delhi, UP in connection with new module ‘Harkat-ul-Harb-e-Islam’

Srinagar: The NIA on Wednesday detained 10 persons from Uttar Pradesh and New Delhi for their suspected involvement with a new ISIS inspired module planning to carry out blasts in north India, especially in the capital city New Delhi, officials told news gathering agency PTI. The National Investigation Agency conducted searches across 16 locations in […]

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