Pak summons Indian envoy over ceasefire violations across LoC

Pak summons Indian envoy over ceasefire violations across LoC

Islamabad: Pakistan on Monday summoned India’s Deputy High Commissioner J P Singh after one civilian was killed and three others injured in alleged ceasefire violations across the Line of Control by Indian troops. The Foreign Office claimed that Indian forces resorted to “unprovoked firing” on Leepa Sector on July 21 which killed Umair (12) and […]

Long wait comes to end, Rubeena and Chand Tara go home to Pakistan

Long wait comes to end, Rubeena and Chand Tara go home to Pakistan

Srinagar: After five years of languishing in Jammu’s Amphala jail, 22-year-old Rubeena and her little daughter Chand Tara were sent back to Pakistan on Monday after their native country finally acknowledged them as its citizens. Rubeena, a resident of Musa Colony in Pakistan’s Hyderabad city, was arrested by the Jammu and Kashmir Police along with […]

Worlds Apart

Worlds Apart

NDA’s vice presidential nominee M Venkaiah Naidu has warned Pakistan against “aiding and abetting terror”, adding that it should recall what happened in the 1971 Indo-Pak war when it faced a “humiliating defeat” and Bangladesh was born. Naidu’s intemperate and churlish remarks constitute bellicose rhetoric that will, in all likelihood , be equally matched by […]

Cross-LoC trade runs into rough weather, PaK drivers threaten boycott

Cross-LoC trade runs into rough weather, PaK drivers threaten boycott

Baramulla: The fresh recovery of brown sugar from a Pakistani truck in Uri area of north Kashmir’s Baramulla district may impact the cross-LoC trade between India and Pakistan. Sources said that scores of drivers from the other side of LoC in Pakistan administered Kashmir (PaK) on Monday staged protest demonstration against the arrest of fellow […]

On Mediation

On Mediation

A controversy has developed over Dr. Farooq Abdullah’s remarks on mediation over Kashmir. While Mehbooba Mufti has questioned the nature of the intervention and drawn parallels with Syria and Afghanistan, Rahul Gandhi has questioned the intervention call itself. The Indian media has also seized on the remarks. Generically speaking, the fact of the matter is […]

9 soldiers, 2 civilians killed in July in Indo-Pak LoC fights

9 soldiers, 2 civilians killed in July in Indo-Pak LoC fights

Jammu: Nine soldiers among 11 people were killed while 16 others injured in border skirmishes this month between India and Pakistan along the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir. Amid one of the worst fatalities in recent times, the month also saw over 110 livestock falling prey to shellings and firings by Pakistani army […]

Naidu warns Pak: ‘Recall what happened in 1971 war’

Naidu warns Pak: ‘Recall what happened in 1971 war’

New Delhi: NDA’s vice presidential nominee M Venkaiah Naidu on Sunday warned Pakistan against “aiding and abetting terror”, saying it should recall what happened in the 1971 Indo-Pak war when it faced a “humiliating defeat” and Bangladesh was born. He also charged Pakistan with using terror as an instrument of “state policy”. “Pakistan is mixing […]

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