Pakistan, officially the Islamic Republic of Pakistan, is a country in South Asia. It is the world’s sixth-most populous country with a population exceeding 212,742,631 people. In area, it is the 33rd-largest country, spanning 881,913 square kilometres. Pakistan has a 1,046-kilometre (650-mile) coastline along the Arabian Sea and Gulf of Oman in the south and is bordered by India to the east, Afghanistan to the west, Iran to the southwest, and China in the far northeast. It is separated narrowly from Tajikistan by Afghanistan's Wakhan Corridor in the northwest, and also shares a maritime border with Oman.
India will next week induct its first modern heavy-lift helicopter, the iconic American Chinook chopper capable of transporting howitzers and troops to forward and high-altitude areas with China and.. IndiaTimes - Published
According to Reuters, Pakistan bestowed a national award on one of the victims of last week’s mosque attack in New Zealand who died along with his son while trying to confront the suspect. Mian Naeem..
According to Business Insider, The US State Department has responded to a violent escalation in fighting along the border between nuclear rivals India and Pakistan with a travel warning that also warns..
According to a report by Business Insider, on Tuesday, the Pakistan Navy said that it had stopped an Indian submarine from entering its waters, just one week after tensions between the nuclear rivals..
A high-resolution satellite image reviewed by Reuters shows that a religious school run by Jaish-e-Mohammad in northeastern Pakistan appears to be still standing days after India claimed its warplanes..
According to Reuters, the United States said it was trying to find out if Pakistan used U.S.-built F-16 jets to down an Indian warplane, potentially in violation of U.S. agreements. Pakistan and India..
The technical meeting at the level of experts, including engineers and surveyors, was held at "proposed zero points" in the follow up to the decision reached on the March 14 meeting, the sources said... IndiaTimes - Published
Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi told his Chinese counterpart on Tuesday of the "rapidly deteriorating situation" and rights violations in Indian Kashmir, and called for India to look.. Reuters - Published
Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot also said both democracy and the country were in danger under Modi, who he said would "do anything" to get back to power. People felt he could even go to war with Pakistan to.. IndiaTimes - Published
China on Monday said that it would like to see the easing of tensions between India and Pakistan following the Pulwama terror attack and the issue would figure in the first strategic dialogue between.. Firstpost - Published
The Russian Ambassador to India, Nikolay Kudashev recently said that Moscow is supportive of the Indians in the recent India-Pakistan tensions in the aftermath of Pulwama terror attack on February 14 DNA - Published
The UAE on Monday said it has played an important role in reducing the recent India-Pakistan tensions by giving 'words of wisdom' to the leadership in both countries for sorting out differences in a.. Firstpost - Published
China said on Monday it had arrested about 13,000 'terrorists' in a massive crackdown against militants in the volatile Uyghur Muslim-majority Xinjiang region since 2014, denying criticism that Beijing.. Firstpost - Published
BEIJING (Reuters) - China played a "constructive role" in reducing tension between Pakistan and India, the foreign ministry said, after the nuclear-armed rivals almost came to blows last.. Firstpost - Published Also reported by •Reuters
Indian diplomats have been facing massive harassment in Islamabad and India has sent a note verbale to Pakistan. India has asked Islamabad to not only to investigate the incidence but also share the.. DNA - Published
UAE ambassador Ahmed Al Banna clarified the UAE did not mediate between the two countries and that the aim of its efforts was to decrease the tension. He said that the UAE played an important role in.. IndiaTimes - Published
Earlier on Monday, NIA counsel Rajan Malhotra submitted before court that agency used diplomatic channel for three times to get the statements recorded of 13 Pakistani witnesses before Panchkula court.. IndiaTimes - Published
A soldier was killed on Monday in Pakistan firing on the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri district. "A soldier was killed and three others injured when Pakistan initiated unprovoked.. IndiaTimes - Published
Pakistan bestowed a national award on one of the victims of last week's mosque attack in New Zealand who died along with his son while trying to confront the suspected white supremacist accused of the.. Reuters - Published
Mortar shelling and firing from small arms from across the LoC started in Sunderbani sector around 6.30 pm, prompting effective retaliation by the Indian Army, the official said. He said there was no.. IndiaTimes - Published
The mosque attacks in New Zealand has shocked citizens, who are used to seeing around 50 murders a year in the entire country of 4.8 million and pride themselves on living in a secure and welcoming.. Firstpost - Published
The Indian navy said that it had deployed its assets including INS Vikramaditya and nuclear submarines in northern Arabian sea in the last week of February amid tension between India and Pakistan.. DNA - Published
Four people were killed and 10 injured in Pakistan on Sunday when a bomb went off on a train track in the resource-rich province of Baluchistan, where separatist rebels have been fighting the security.. Reuters - Published
Manpreet on the completion of two years of Congress government in Punjab on Sunday said that “NDA government claim of destroying terror camps in Pakistan and trying to encash it for electoral gains.. IndiaTimes - Published
The sparring between India and Pakistan last month threatened to spiral out of control and only interventions by U.S. officials, including National Security Advisor John Bolton, headed off a bigger.. Reuters - Published Also reported by •IndiaTimes
India and Pakistan, are both members of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO), and will participate in a joint counter-terror exercise, the council of regional anti-terrorist structure (RATS).. DNA - Published
The National Council for Promotion of Urdu Language (NCPUL), an autonomous body under the Ministry of Human Resource Development, retracted the invite sent to nine Pakistani scholars in view of the.. DNA - Published
After the Pulwama attack, India has been pushing for strong action by Pakistan and its "pre-emptive" air strikes on the Jaish camp at Balakot found broad global acceptance. A senior US state department.. IndiaTimes - Published
Sources said India would give China space to "resolve" certain issues with Pakistan on terror originating form the country. India and China have held quiet talks at senior levels in the past weeks... IndiaTimes - Published
KABUL (Reuters) - Afghanistan summoned a senior Pakistani diplomat on Saturday to account for remarks by Prime Minister Imran Khan speculating about a new government in Kabul following a possible peace.. Firstpost - Published Also reported by •Reuters
By Saad Sayeed ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - Organisers of an International Women's Day march in Pakistan say they have had death and rape threats on social media over the event, which prompted complaints from.. Firstpost - Published Also reported by •Reuters
Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh said Saturday he did not trust Pakistan's intent behind the opening of the Kartarpur corridor, saying their agenda was "nefarious and political" and aimed at.. DNA - Published