• India weighs Brahamdagh Bugti’s asylum request

    India weighs Brahamdagh Bugti’s asylum request

    In an indication that the Indian government is serious about the Baloch cause, the home ministry has said that it had received Baloch separatist leader Brahamdagh Bugti’s request for an Indian identity card and travel papers and was examining it,
  • Triple talaq has no place in secular India: Centre to tell SC

    Triple talaq has no place in secular India: Centre to tell SC

    The Indian govt. is set to oppose the controversial triple talaq divorce route for Muslims during a hearing in the Supreme Court next week, ditching a neutral stand on the politically sensitive tradition that the government says has no place in a se
  •  A Dassault Rafale fighter aircraft takes part in a flying display during the opening of the 50th Paris Air Show at Le Bourget airport near Paris June 17, 2013. PHOTO: REUTERS

    India signs $8.8bn deal to buy 36 French Rafale fighter jets

    India signed a formal agreement Friday to buy 36 Rafale fighter jets from France's Dassault for a reported $8.8 billion, one of its biggest defence deals in decades.
  • The Russian troops will be in the country for two weeks from Sep 24 to October 10 PHOTO: ISPR

    Russian forces arrive in Pakistan for joint military exercise

    In a first, Russian forces arrived in Pakistan on Friday to participate in joint military exercises.“A contingent of Russian ground forces arrived in Pakistan for first ever Pak- Russian joint exercise (two weeks)
  • 'UN Chief was 'visibly shaken' to see evidences of Kashmir brutalities'

    'Pakistan, India need to address Kashmir dispute'

    UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has told Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif that Pakistan and India should address their outstanding issues, including Kashmir, through “dialogue”. Ban’s remarks came as Sharif handed over to him a dossier containing eviden
  •  A Dassault Rafale fighter aircraft takes part in a flying display during the opening of the 50th Paris Air Show at Le Bourget airport near Paris June 17, 2013. PHOTO: REUTERS

    India approves Rafale fighter jet deal

    An Indian cabinet committee gave its approval Wednesday to a long-delayed deal to buy 36 fighter jets from France’s Dassault, as the country looks to bolster its military in the face of China’s growing clout.
  • Nawaz Sharif and Turkish President Reccap Tayyib Erdogan met on the sidelines of the 71st UN General Assembly session in New York.

    Pak PM Raises Kashmir With All Leaders

    Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has raised the Kashmir issue with almost every world leader he has held talks with on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly session.
  • Delhi stands as India's worst workplace for women, Sikkim at top: Study

    Delhi stands as India's worst workplace for women, Sikkim at top: Study

    Tiny northeastern state of Sikkim has the best whereas national capital Delhi the worst working conditions for women, according to a report.The report brought together jointly by the Centre for Strategic and International Studies
  • Bugti a terrorist, don't give him asylum: Musharraf

    Bugti a terrorist, don't give him asylum: Musharraf

    Accusing India of "double standards" on terrorism, former Pakistan President Pervez Musharraf has said that Baloch leader Brahamdagh Bugti "is a terrorist" and India should not give him asylum.
  • 90-year-old cancer patient raped at knife point in India

    90-year-old cancer patient raped at knife point in India

    In a shocking incident, a 90-year-old widow, who is a cancer patient, has been raped here in India’s Kerala by a man who was armed with a knife, police said on Wednesday.
  • OIC urges India to implement UN resolutions on Kashmir

    OIC urges India to implement UN resolutions on Kashmir

    Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Secretary General Iyad Ameen Madani on Tuesday called for immediate cessation of Indian atrocities in India-held Kashmir (IHK), urging the Indian government
  • AAP MLA Amanatullah Khan (Photo: Facebook)

    AAP's Amanatullah Khan surrenders, but cops refuse to arrest him

    AAP MLA Amanatullah Khan, who is facing allegations of sexual harassment, on Monday went to the Jamia Nagar police station to surrender, but the police there refused to arrest him.
  • File photo of Pakistan National Adviser Sartaj Aziz.

    Pakistan raises Kashmir issue at NAM summit

    Continuing with its efforts to internationalise the Kashmir issue, Pakistan today raised the matter at the NAM summit, saying the 120-nation group should be “outraged” by the situation there.
  • Members of the National Human Rights and Crime Control Organization protest against attack on Indian amry camp in Uri in Jammy and Kashmir, in Amritsar on Sunday. (PTI)

    India-Pakistan ties in free fall after Uri attack

    The Uri suicide attack that left 17 soldiers dead deals a body blow to the already frayed India-Pakistan ties, with the government under pressure for a robust response to one of the deadliest strike on an army base in Kashmir.
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    Centre To Rush More Troops To Kashmir

    A week after an entire Brigade rushed into the trouble-torn South Kashmir, the government is contemplating to shift two more Brigades to the other parts of the turbulent Kashmir from the Udhampur-based Northern Command headquarters in Jammu.