Pak troops fire on Indian Army posts in Uri sector

Feb 24 2018 | 16 mins ago

Pakistani troops today violated the ceasefire along the LoC in Uri sector of Jammu and Kashmir, prompting retaliatory fire from the Indian Army, an official said.

Leaders launch start of Afghan section of TAPI gas pipeline

Feb 23 2018

Construction work on the Afghan section of an $8bn natural gas pipeline that will link the energy-rich Turkmenistan through Afghanistan to Pakistan and India launched.

'Global watchdog puts Pak back on terrorist financing watchlist'

Feb 23 2018

The move is part of a broader U.S. strategy to pressure Pakistan to cut alleged links to Islamist militants waging chaos in neighboring Afghanistan.

China denies holding talks with Baloch militants to protect CPEC

Feb 22 2018

China refuted a report that it is secretly holding talks with Baloch militants in Pakistan for over 5 years to protect its USD 60 bn CPEC.

Pak summons Indian envoy for fourth time this month

Feb 22 2018

Pakistan summoned India's Deputy High Commissioner JP Singh here for the fourth time in a month to condemn the "unprovoked firing" by Indian troops.

India 'strongly committed' to TAPI pipeline project: Akbar

Feb 22 2018

India said it was "strongly committed" to the USD 10 billion trans-national TAPI pipeline project that will help ease energy shortages in South Asia.

India, Pakistan armies trade heavy fire on the LoC

Feb 22 2018

The Indian and Pakistani armies traded heavy fire on the Line of Control (LoC) in Uri sector, the Defence Ministry said.

'Pakistan behind influx of people from Bangladesh into Northeast'

Feb 21 2018

"I think the proxy game is very well played by our western neighbour, supported by our northern border (China) to keep the area disturbed," he said.

Pak claims it foiled US' bid to place it on terror financing list

Feb 21 2018

Pakistan claimed that it had foiled US efforts to place it on a terrorist financing watch-list after the country was granted a 3-month reprieve by FATF.

Pakistan military helicopter spotted near LoC in Poonch

Feb 21 2018

A Pakistani military helicopter today came within 300 metres of the Line of Control in the Pakistan-occupied territory near Poonch sector in Jammu and Kashmir.

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