Pak NSA accuses India of creating ‘two-front situation’

Pak NSA accuses India of creating ‘two-front situation’

Islamabad: Pakistan’s National Security Advisor Nasser Khan Janjua on Saturday accused India of creating a “two-front situation” for Pakistan, saying such a policy would be detrimental for regional peace and stability. His statement came during his talks with visiting Special Representative of Germany for Afghanistan and Pakistan Markus Potzel who was accompanied by German Ambassador […]

Two civilians killed from firing by Indian troops: PaK

Two civilians killed from firing by Indian troops: PaK

Srinagar: Pakistan on Friday said that a 55-year-old woman and a 52-year-old man were killed and five other civilians, including a teenage girl, injured in Pakistan-administered Kashmir (PaK) when Indian troops allegedly resorted to “unprovoked” shelling across the Line of Control (LoC). “They (Indian troops) started shelling at about 7am without any provocation. Shelling continued […]

A Ritual Rinsed of Meaning

A Ritual Rinsed of Meaning

India and Pakistan’s iterated and repeated use of the word “peace” has now become a ritual rinsed of meaning. Both countries in various forums call for peace between the two. But, the prosaic reality is that what exists between India and Pakistan is “ Cold Peace”. The reasons actually pertain to the conflict in and […]

Awaiting India’s response on Kashmir dialogue: Pakistan

Awaiting India’s response on Kashmir dialogue: Pakistan

Islamabad: Pakistan on Thursday revealed that it has asked India to resume dialogue on Kashmir, Siachen, Sir Creek and other pending issues. “We are awaiting a response (from India on Kashmir dialogue),” said Pakistan Foreign Office (FO) spokesperson Dr Mohammad Faisal stated at his weekly briefing in Islamabad today. The Pakistan FO also slammed the […]

Pakistan is not wearing bangles, has atom bomb: Farooq

Pakistan is not wearing bangles, has atom bomb: Farooq

Baramulla: President of the National Conference (NC) Dr Farooq Abdullah said on Wednesday that India won’t be able to capture Pakistan-administered Kashmir because “Pakistan is not wearing bangles”. “They (Pakistan) are not wearing bangles. They have the atom bomb,” Farooq said, referring to talk in India of taking back the Pakistani side of Kashmir. Speaking […]

Pak summons Indian envoy over ‘ceasefire violations’

Pak summons Indian envoy over ‘ceasefire violations’

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan today summoned India’s Deputy High Commissioner J P Singh over the alleged “ceasefire violations” by Indian troops along the Line of Control which resulted in the death of an elderly woman. Director General (South Asia and SAARC) Dr Mohammad Faisal summoned Singh and “condemned the unprovoked ceasefire violations” by the Indian forces in […]

54 PaK residents arrive in Poonch on cross-LoC bus

54 PaK residents arrive in Poonch on cross-LoC bus

Jammu: Over 50 residents of Pakistan-administered-Kashmir (PaK) travelled by a cross-LoC bus to reach Poonch district on Monday, officials said. The bus service had on November 6 resumed operations after remaining suspended for nearly four months owing to heavy shelling by Pakistani troops along the Line of Control in Poonch district. “As many as 54 […]

Farooq pitches for internal autonomy to both parts of Kashmir

Farooq pitches for internal autonomy to both parts of Kashmir

Srinagar: Asserting that internal autonomy will bring peace in both parts of Kashmir, National Conference (NC) president Dr Farooq Abdullah categorically ruled out the option of independence for Jammu and Kashmir. “If we (Kashmiris) want to live in peace, the ideal solution is to grant autonomy to both parts of Kashmir,” Abdullah told reporters after […]

MHA team visits LoC villages in Rajouri

MHA team visits LoC villages in Rajouri

RAJOURI: A high-level team of Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of India visited various forward villages along line of control in District Rajouri to assess quantum of damages, problem faced by people, public demands and issues for a broad-based redressal planning. The delegation was headed by Special Secretary MHA Rina Mitra, and comprising Joint Secretary […]

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