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World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday July 3, 2015
The death toll from a Pakistan rail accident has risen to 17, the army said Friday, the day after a special military train fell into a canal when a bridge partially collapsed.
World News | Reuters | Thursday July 2, 2015
A train carrying hundreds of Pakistan soldiers and their families plunged several feet into a canal today when a bridge collapsed in the country's east in what the army suspects was sabotage, officials said.
India News | Written by Sudhi Ranjan Sen | Thursday July 2, 2015
Pakistan terror groups have sent members to Jammu and Kashmir with orders to plan fidayeen or suicide attacks targeting the annual Amarnath Yatra, said intelligence sources to NDTV.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday June 29, 2015
Pakistan's army is preparing for a final push in the coming weeks in its fight against militants, but there are concerns that rights are being rolled back in the name of defeating terror.
World News | Reuters | Sunday June 28, 2015
Air strikes killed at least 20 suspected militants in Pakistan's northwestern Shawal Valley on Sunday, intelligence officials said, more than a month after security forces moved in on Pakistani Taliban strongholds in the region.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday June 25, 2015
Pakistan Army had planned a Kargil-type military operation much before the summer of 1999 when Benazir Bhutto was the prime minister but she stood her ground against the idea, a new book by a former diplomat says.
World News | Saba Imtiaz and Declan Walsh, The New York Times | Wednesday June 24, 2015
Hospitals declared a state of emergency and the provincial authorities closed schools and some offices in Karachi, where temperatures have risen as high as 113 degrees Fahrenheit.
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday June 23, 2015
Pakistani President Mumnoon Husain has rejected the mercy petitions of 65 condemned prisoners since the moratorium on death sentence was lifted following the Peshawar Army School tragedy last year, media reported on Tuesday.
World News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 23, 2015
An intense heatwave sweeping across Pakistan's southern Sindh province has killed around 400 people, including women and children, in the capital Karachi, prompting the army to step in to help victims of the worst heatstroke that has hit the country ...
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday June 15, 2015
In a veiled attack on India, Pakistan army chief General Raheel Sharif today accused it of "creating instability" through ceasefire violations and supporting militancy in different areas of the country.
World News | Press Trust of India | Thursday June 11, 2015
Accusing India of destabilising Pakistan, former military ruler Pervez Musharraf has said nuclear weapons are for the defence of the country and not for "celebratory" occasions.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday June 11, 2015
Pakistani troops today violated border ceasefire as they resorted to "unprovoked" firing from across the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu region, which was retaliated to by the Indian forces, the defence ministry said in Jammu.
India News | Reported by Sudhi Ranjan Sen, Edited by Amit Chaturvedi | Friday June 12, 2015
Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar said on Thursday morning that the Indian Army's operation to neutralise two camps of militants on Tuesday has led to a "change in mindset."
World News | Edited by Anindita Sanyal (With PTI inputs) | Thursday June 11, 2015
"Pakistan is not like Myanmar", Interior Minister Nisar Ali Khan said today and warned India that his country cannot be cowed down by the threats from across the border.
World News | Press Trust of India | Saturday June 6, 2015
Pakistan army chief General Raheel Sharif today embarked on a four-day visit to Sri Lanka during which he will meet the country's top leadership to deepen defence relations.
India News | NDTV.com | Wednesday June 3, 2015
Former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Omar Abdullah today said that the comments made by Pakistan Army chief Raheel Sharif about Kashmir show that we are at a bad point in India-Pakistan relations. General Sharif had said that Pakistan and Kashmir...
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Wednesday June 3, 2015
Pakistan and Kashmir are inseparable, and Kashmir is "an unfinished agenda of partition", Army Chief General Raheel Sharif said on Wednesday.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday May 19, 2015
The Minister of State for Defence Rao Inderjit Singh today repudiated former Pakistan President General Pervez Musharraf's comment that the Pakistani Army had "caught India by the throat" in the Kargil war.
World News | Reuters | Tuesday May 12, 2015
Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif promised coordinated military operations with Afghan forces to hunt down militants along their shared border, saying on a visit to Kabul today that he condemned a recent Taliban offensive.
World News | Press Trust of India | Sunday May 10, 2015
Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan today released a video of its members holding a Shoulder Launch Missile, which the militant group claimed to have used in downing a Pakistan military helicopter killing ambassadors of the Philippines and Norway and five othe...
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday April 21, 2015
As Pakistan was celebrating Chinese investments worth $46 billion in the country, the militant organisation Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) today reported it has successfully test-fired its first indigenously developed missile.
World News | Reported by Amitabh Pashupati Revi, Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Saturday April 18, 2015
Twin blasts in Afghanistan's Jalalabad have killed at least 37 people and injured over 100. A spokesperson for the Islamic State terrorist group has claimed responsibility for the attack, which would make it first attack by the Islamic State in Afgha...
World News | Reuters | Thursday April 16, 2015
Pakistan's Supreme Court today ordered the suspension of death sentences passed by military courts set up this year after a spike in militant violence but which have raised concern about fairness and the extent of military powers.
World News | Reuters | Saturday March 28, 2015
Pakistan security forces killed 30 militants in gun battles in the mountainous northwestern Khyber region today, a senior official said, but a spokesman for the militants denied suffering any losses.