Tag: Pakistan

India-Russia NSAs discuss cooperation in Afghanistan, Indo-Pacific

The national security advisers of India and Russia held a brainstorming session on several issues including the Afghan situation amid US troop withdrawal and the...

covid: After Covid, could the next big killer be heatwaves?

Searing, unrelenting heat scorches large swathes of the Earth, killing millions who have no means to escape. Shade is useless, and shallow bodies of water...

View: As US, allies leave Afghanistan, Taliban makes rapid strides

As a bewildered world watches helplessly, the Taliban (students), inappropriately named so, are making rapid territorial gains in Afghanistan with the beginning of withdrawal of...

Pakistan to complete fencing of border with Afghanistan by June end: Minister

In the wake of looming uncertainty in Afghanistan due to the withdrawal of the US troops, Pakistan on Saturday announced that it would complete the...

Milkha Singh: The man who flew

The official timings read — Otis Davis and Carl Kauffman 44.90s, Malcolm Spence 45.50s, Milkha Singh 45.60s, Manfred Kinder and Earl Young 45.90s. How do...

Entire Indian contingent waited for medal: Randhawa recalls race of Milkha Singh’s life in Rome

It was the race of his life but at the end of it, Milkha Singh was simply “distraught”. The 91-year-old ‘Flying Sikh‘, who passed away...

CPEC delays force China to change strategy in Pakistan

China is looking to expand its cooperation in Pakistan beyond federal and state-level governments and engage with various political parties in the neighbouring countries to...

Legislation on Kulbhushan Jadhav aimed at fully implementing ICJ verdict: Pakistan

Pakistan said on Thursday that a recent legislation passed in the National Assembly to provide the right of appeal to Indian death-row prisoner Kulbhushan Jadhav...

Retired Chinese military official moots ‘buffer zones’ along LAC to prevent India-China border conflict

A retired senior Chinese military official has proposed that China and India should implement the existing confidence building measures and follow up by taking the...

Pakistan spies ring illegal Indian telephone exchanges for secret info

A call from a Pakistani spy agency to an Army installation in eastern India has led to the unravelling of an illegal telephone exchange in...

Pak PM Imran expresses grief over killing of Pak-origin family in Canada, terms it ‘act of terrorism’

Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Tuesday denounced the killing of four members of a Pakistani-origin family in Canada, saying this “act of terrorism” reveals...

Indian Army to set up new battle groups for offensive punch by next year

(This story originally appeared in on Jun 07, 2021) The Army is now firmly on course to create new self-contained fighting units called `integrated battle...

China, Pakistan, Afghanistan FMs to hold trilateral meeting to discuss Afghan peace prospects after US troops withdrawal

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi will host a trilateral meeting with his counterparts from Pakistan and Afghanistan on Thursday to discuss the Afghan peace and...

EU acknowledges India’s decisive role: Bilateral roadmap to prevent recreation of ‘Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan’

India’s key role in stabilising Afghanistan was reaffirmed through an exhaustive joint statement by Foreign Minister S Jaishankar and the EU High Representative for Foreign...

Day 1 of the end of the United States war in Afghanistan

A gray American transport plane taxied down the runway, carrying munitions, a giant flat screen television from a CIA base, pallets of equipment and departing...

India third-largest military spender after the US and China | India News

NEW DELHI: India remains the third biggest military spender in the world, though far behind the US that spends more than 10 times and China...

Americans advised to avoid all travels to India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Afghanistan and Maldives

The US has advised its citizens to avoid travelling to India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Afghanistan and the Maldives due to the sudden surge in COVID-19 cases...

General warns of challenges to tracking terrorist threats in Afghanistan after US exits

The top American commander in the Middle East said Tuesday that it would be “extremely difficult” for the United States to watch and counter terrorist...

‘Simple Photoshop’: How a Pakistani counterfeiter may have aided Russian trolls

Amid the cascade of U.S. sanctions imposed Thursday on Russian cybersecurity companies and officials alleged to be operating on behalf of the Kremlin’s intelligence services,...

US, NATO troops pulling out of Afghanistan will raise tremendous concerns for India: Experts

After the withdrawal of the US and NATO troops from Afghanistan by September 11, India will have tremendous concern on the resurgence of the Taliban...

India, Pakistan held secret talks to try to break Kashmir impasse, say sources

By Sanjeev Miglani and Asif Shahzad Top intelligence officers from India and Pakistan held secret talks in Dubai in January in a new effort to...

Maoist attack: Chhattisgarh police trying to trace missing jawan | India News

RAIPUR: Bastar police are exploring all possibilities to trace the missing CoBRA jawan who is suspected to be held captive by the Maoists. After an...

India-Pakistan dialogue must continue, say peace activists at virtual brainstorming session | India News

BATHINDA: India and Pakistan peace activists came together for a virtual brainstorming session, trying to find a way forward for the peace movement, how to...

No trade with India under current circumstances: Pakistan PM Imran Khan | India News

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan decided that Pakistan cannot go ahead with any trade with India under the current circumstances after holding consultations with key...

Pakistan may lift ban on Indian cotton, sugar imports, sources say

Pakistan is considering lifting a nearly two-year old ban on Indian sugar and cotton imports, as Islamabad tries to keep soaring domestic prices in check,...