513 ceasefire violations by Pak post Balakot strike: Army

513 ceasefire violations by Pak post Balakot strike: Army

Jammu: As many as 513 ceasefire violations by Pakistan have taken place along the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir in the past one-and-a-half month while the Pakistan Army has suffered five to six times more casualties than the Indian Army in retaliatory action, a senior army officer said on Saturday. The Pakistan […]

Threat to peace emanates from Kashmir dispute: Qureshi

Threat to peace emanates from Kashmir dispute: Qureshi

SRINAGAR: Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi on Wednesday said the abiding threat to peace and stability emanates from the Kashmir dispute which remains unresolved for about half a century, the Express Tribune reported. “Indian denial to the Kashmir right of self-determination and its blatant human rights violations have led to frustration amongst the Kashmiri […]

China played constructive role in easing recent tension between India and Pakistan: Envoy

China played constructive role in easing recent tension between India and Pakistan: Envoy

New Delhi: China played a constructive role in easing tension between India and Pakistan, Chinese Ambassador Luo Zhaohui has said, in a reference to heightened hostilities between the two countries following the Pulwama attack. On India’s push to designate Jaish-e-Mohammed chief Masood Azhar as a global terrorist, the envoy said China attaches importance to it […]

Dedicate vote for ‘air strike’ men: Modi to first-time voters

Dedicate vote for ‘air strike’ men: Modi to first-time voters

Ausa (Maha): Prime Minister Narendra Modi Tuesday appeared treading on sensitive ground, as he asked first-time voters to dedicate their vote to those who carried out the air strike in Balakot. “Can your first vote be dedicated to those who carried out the air strike,” Modi said, appealing to first-time voters at a poll rally […]

Pak FM Qureshi claims India will launch new attack this month

Pak FM Qureshi claims India will launch new attack this month

KARACHI: Pakistan has “reliable intelligence” that India will attack again this month, Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi said on Sunday, as tension over a February standoff between the two countries had appeared to ease. The attack could take place between April 16 and 20, he claimed, adding that Pakistan had told the five permanent members […]

India rejects Pak’s charge

India rejects Pak’s charge

New Delhi: New Delhi on Sunday rejected Islamabad’s “preposterous statement” that it was planning to attack the country later this month and said the statement was a call to Pakistan-based militants to carry out attack in India. “India rejects the irresponsible and preposterous statement by the Foreign Minister of Pakistan with a clear objective of […]

Couple hit by bullets in Pakistani firing along LoC in Rajouri

Couple hit by bullets in Pakistani firing along LoC in Rajouri

Jammu: A couple was injured on Saturday in Pakistani firing along the Line of Control (LoC) in Rajouri district, officials said. Sanjeev Kumar, 32, and his wife Rita Kumari, 28, were hit by bullets inside their house during unprovoked firing by Pakistan in Kalal area of Nowshera sector at about 2.30am, they said. The officials […]

Imran criticises BJP over US magazine’s report on F16, says truth always prevails

Imran criticises BJP over US magazine’s report on F16, says truth always prevails

Islamabad: Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Saturday accused the BJP of “whipping up war hysteria”, saying its false claim of downing a Pakistani F-16 has “backfired”, days after a leading American magazine claimed that none of the US-manufactured fighter jets of the PAF were missing. Washington-based Foreign Policy magazine reported on Thursday that American […]