Tag Archives: Pakistan

Pakistanis Observe ‘Black Day’ Today Over Kashmir

Pakistanis on both sides of the Line of Control (LoC) and across the world held demonstrations to mark the anniversary of what they termed India’s invasion and occupation of Kashmir on Oct 27, 1947, reports said. The day will be observed as a ‘black day’ to protest against India’s illegal occupation of the disputed Himalayan territory of Jammu and Kashmir. ...

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Pakistan a potential place for long-term investments, says PM Nawaz Sharif

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif Monday said that there were opportunities for investors in Pakistan and termed the country a potential place for long-term investment. The premier was speaking at a two-day investment conference titled ‘Invest Pakistan: priority sectors and legal framework for investment in the country’, Dawn online reported. Sharif said there were numerous power projects in the pipeline, ...

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‘SAARC Meet will Only be Respite in India-Pakistan Crisis’

As the SAARC meet is likely to take place in November,guns may fall silent, but it would only imply respite rather than a long-term solution to the ongoing crisis between India and Pakistan, an editorial said Monday. The 18th South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) Summit will be held in Nepal Nov 26-27, the Dawn online said in its ...

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Pakistan to Continue Trade with India

Despite border tensions, Pakistan Commerce Minister Khurram Dastagir Khan has said the country would continue to trade with India. The minister said Friday that the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) government is committed to increasing regional trade as part of promoting peace without compromising on national sovereignty, Dawn online reported. "The vision of our government is that we must trade with ...

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‘India Never Violates Ceasefire’, says Rajnath Singh

India has never violated the 2003 ceasefire with Pakistan on the Jammu and Kashmir border, Home Minister Rajnath Singh said on Friday attacking Pakistan for its repeated violation of ceasefire along the international border and the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir. While responding to the allegations of Pakistan, the minister said, "India never violates the ceasefire. It is ...

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No Diwali Sweets Exchange at India Border with Pakistan; No Lights or Crackers for 50 Villages Across Border

The Indian Border Security Force (BSF) on Thursday did not exchange sweets and greetings with their counterparts Pakistan Rangers on the occasion of Diwali, for the second time in a month owing to border firing, while 50 villages across the border have been told not to light up lamps as they may get targeted for firing by Pakistani forces. India ...

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Ceasefire Violation: Pakistan Rangers Resort to Unprovoked Firing in Jammu

Pakistan Rangers resorted to unprovoked firing at Indian positions of the Border Security Force (BSF) on the international border in Jammu district on Saturday, said an official. "Pakistan Rangers resorted to unprovoked firing at the BSF positions in the R.S. Pura sector of the international border in Jammu district today, Saturday, morning," a police officer told IANS here. The officer ...

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Prime Minister Modi Meets Top Military Officers

Prime Minister Narendra Modi met top military officers on Friday for the first time at the defence ministry War Room while the border tension continues with both China and Pakistan. The Combined Commanders’ Conference is the first meeting of the prime minister with all top commanders, including the three service chiefs and the topic of discussions are supposed to be ...

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UN Denies Pakistan’s Plea to Interfere in Jammu and Kashmir Issue

The latest effort made by Pakistan to draw UN’s attention on the Kashmir issue have turned into an utter failure as UN refused to intervene in the matter on Tuesday. UN urged on the need to resolve all differences between the countries through dialogue to find a long-term solution to the dispute. According to reports, Sartaj Aziz, adviser to Pakistan ...

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Nobel Peace Prize Winner Kailash Satyarthi Meets PM Narendra Modi

A day after the announcement as the winner of the Nobel Peace Prize for 2014, child rights activist Kailash Satyarthi paid a coutesy visit to Prime Minister Narednra Modi on Saturday. The meeting helped both Satyarthi and PM Modi to exchange views on the use of social media and internet for tracking missing children. The prime minister explored the idea ...

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Malala Yousafzai and Kailash Satyarthi Win Nobel Peace

While India-Pakistan firing continues in the International Border of Jammu and Kashmir, the prestigious Nobel Peace Prize of the year shared among Malala Yousafzai of Pakistan and Kailash Satyarthi of India, on Friday. Being the Nobel Prize winner of the year, 17-year-old Malala has become the youngest person to achieve the prestigious award. Both shared the prize for risking their ...

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Ceasefire Violation: Border Firing Declines

After a weeklong violence in the International border of Jammu and Kashmir, there has been a decline in the firing from the Pakistani rangers. Though there were 4 targeted BSF posts in Kathua district, in the Jammu and Samba district, it seemed to be a peaceful night on Thursday. There was no loss of life or damage reported. On Friday, ...

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Jaitley warns Pakistan, ‘Our Forces will make the Cost of Adventurism Unaffordable’

As ceasefire violations are continued by Pakistan Rangers along the International Border of Jammu and Kashmir, Defence Minister Arun Jaitley said that Pakistan must stop unprovoked firing and shelling on the border and warned, "If Pakistan persists with this adventurism, our forces will make the cost of this adventurism unaffordable." Jaitley, who has been discharged from hospital on Thursday, warned ...

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Kashmir Border Fire: “Indian troops have frequently violated ceasefire,” says Pakistan Media

While violation of ceasefire continues by killing and injuring many in the borders, Pakistan media claimed that Indian troops have violated the LoC in the border. According to the media reports in Pakistan, “Indian troops have frequently violated ceasefire.” After the continuous ceasefire violations, Pakistani rangers still fires bullets and mortar shells in Jammu and Kashmir injuring many more people ...

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Ceasefire Violation: 3 Injured, Pakistan targets 40 BSF posts in Jammu district

After a major ceasefire violation which killed 5 civilians on Sunday, at least 3 civilians are injured on in heavy firing and worst mortar shelling by Pakistan rangers on Monday, along the international border in Jammu district. According to reports, this is the 17th time that Pakistan violating the ceasefire. Pakistan Rangers targeted 40 Border out Posts and 25 border ...

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India rejects ‘untenable comments’ by Nawaz Sharif on Jammu & Kashmir in UN

India has strongly rejected the "untenable comments" made by Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Jammu & Kashmir in the UN general assembly, asserting that the people of the state have peacefully chosen their destiny in accordance with universally accepted democratic principles, on Saturday. Exercising its Right of Reply on the floor of the general assembly to the comments made ...

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CLT20 Match 2 Today: Kings XI Punjab vs Hobart Hurricanes – Preview​, Where to Watch live, Free Online Live Streaming Information, Prediction, Team News

Kings XI Punjab and Hobart Hurricanes will clash in their maiden match at the Punjab Cricket Association Stadium, Mohali today, Thursday, Sept. 18 in the Oppo Champions League T20 2014, the second match of the Champions League T20 2014 at 8 pm IST. Where to Watch Live/ Online Live Streaming Info: Match 2 of the CLT20 2014 will begin at ...

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CLT20 2014: Mumbai Indians vs Northern Knights in 5th Qualifier Preview, Team News, Where to Watch, Live Streaming Information

Mumbai Indians (MI) will clash with the Northern Knights (NK) in the final qualifier game of the Champions League Twenty20 (CLT20) on Tuesday to win berth in the top10 stage of the tournament from the group as the Knights XI Punjab have already qualified. Time: 8:00 PM IST (14:30 GMT); Starsports.com will provide live streaming of the match. Where to ...

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