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Pakistani Delegation To Visit India Next Week To Discuss Sikh Pilgrimage Corridor

A Pakistani delegation will visit New Delhi on March 14, and then host a reciprocal Indian visit in Islamabad, to discuss a draft agreement...

Pakistan And India Step back From The Brink, But Unease Continues

A flare up between India and Pakistan appeared to be easing on Saturday (2) after Islamabad handed back a captured Indian pilot, amid efforts...

Pakistan Airspace Shut Amid Kashmir Tensions: European Agency

Pakistan has closed its airspace, a European air traffic control agency said on Wednesday (27), amid rising tensions and military activity between Pakistan and...

India’s Military Commander Warns Kashmir Militants To Give up Arms or Get Killed

India's top military commander in Kashmir on Tuesday (19) told mothers to get their militant sons to surrender or see them dead, as security...

India Urged To Boycott Pakistan World Cup Match After Kashmir Attack

Several fans and a Mumbai cricket official have asked India to boycott their World Cup match against Pakistan in June this year after a...

Thaw Of Himalayas Set to Disrupt Asia’s Rivers, Crops: Study

At least a third of the ice in the Himalayas and the Hindu Kush will thaw this century as temperatures rise, disrupting river flows...

Storm warning strategy

‘TEXT MESSAGES CAN HELP SAVE LIVES IN SRI LANKA’ SRI LANKA needs to improve its early warning system as the island nation is hit by...

Rohingya ‘genocide’ claim

TOP UN OFFICIAL PREDICTS COURT RULING OVER MYANMAR REFUGEES THE top UN Human Rights official has said he would not be surprised if a court one...

Imran Khan not out of politics

FORMER CRICKET STAR CLEARED OF PROPERTY FRAUD PAKISTAN’S supreme court dis­missed a graft case against cricketer-turned-opposition leader Imran Khan last Friday (15), ensuring he will...

India asked to clarify Israel-Palestine stand

A DOZEN Arab ambassadors have asked India to clarify its position on the US recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capi­tal, diplomatic sources said, after...