INDIA & PAKISTAN

Seven Maoists killed in Odisha encounter

At least seven Maoists were gunned down in separate encounters with security personnel in Odisha’s Kandhamal and Balangir districts in last two days, Hindustan Times reported. “Five Maoists were killed during a combing operation at Sudukumpa forest in Kandhamal’s Golanki village. While two were killed in Dudkamal village of Balangir district,” it reported while quoting […]

BJP attacks Chidambaram on black money case

BJP attacks Chidambaram on black money case

In a scathing attack on former Finance Minister P Chidambaram in an alleged black money case, the BJP on Sunday said its Nawaz Sharief moment for the Congress party in India. Last year, the Pakistan Supreme Court had disqualified Mr Sharief from his office of Prime Ministership on a charge of dishonest to Parliament. The […]

22 missing in fast flowing stream after bridge collapsed in Neelum valley   

22 missing in fast flowing stream after bridge collapsed in Neelum valley   

Muzzafarabad: At least 22 people were swept away by fast flowing water in the Jagran Nullah, Neelum Valley in Pakistan Administered Kashmir (PaK), the express tribune newspaper reported. “35 members of the group were crossing the Kundal Shahi bridge in Neelum Valley when it collapsed early Sunday Morning,” the newspaper stated. The newspaper reported that […]

Groundbreaking for 780-KM Tapi pipeline delayed for another two months

Groundbreaking for 780-KM Tapi pipeline delayed for another two months

  LAHORE: The groundbreaking for the 780-kilometre long portion of Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India (Tapi) Pipeline has been put on hold for the next couple of months, delaying initiation of civil work that was  planned to be done in December last year, Dawn reported It has been delayed in view of the sitting government’s five-year term ending on […]

At least 14 persons were killed while as 20 other sustained injuries after a tempo collided with a tanker in Mahrashtra.

At least 14 persons were killed while as 20 other sustained injuries after a tempo collided with a tanker in Mahrashtra.

The dead include members of a marriage party, most of them women, were killed and 20 others injured  when the tempo in which they were travelling collided with a tanker near Jamb village close to Mukhed on Latur-Mukhed Road in Marathawada region of Maharashtra on Saturday. According information reaching here, the incident occurred at around […]

IMD forecasts thunderstorm in North East Region.

IMD forecasts thunderstorm in North East Region.

Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) has forecast of inclement weather prevailing over the North East Region. The IMD forecast stated that “thunderstorm accompanied with gusty winds” would likely prevail over Assam, Meghalaya, Nagaland, Manipur, Mizoram and Tripura. As per the IMD forecast, the rains would subside during the intervening period in the North East with storm clouds concentrating in […]

OIC adopts five resolutions on Kashmir dispute, calls for implementaion of UN sponsored plebscite: Pakistan

  The Pakistan foreign ministry has welcomed the adoption of five resolutions by Organisation of Islamic Countries (OIC) on Jammu and Kashmir dispute wherein  it reaffirmed its support for the UN led plebscite for final settlement of Kashmir dispute. In its wekly breifing, Pakistan foreign ministry stated that OIC unanimously adopted five resolution on Kashmir […]

Sushma expresses happiness after Kashmiri man changes his twitter profile address

Sushma expresses happiness after Kashmiri man changes his twitter profile address

Minister of external affairs, Sushma Swaraj expressed happiness after a Kashmiri man changed his twitter profile address from Indian occupied Kashmir to Jammu Kashmir India. Earlier, a man identifying himself as Sheikh Ateeq had tagged Sushma in a tweet seeking her help with his passport. “I m from j&k doing medicine course in Phillipines my […]