India News | Reported by Sheikh Zaffar Iqbal (with inputs from Agencies); Edited by Mala Das | Friday November 28, 2014
As Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived to address an election rally in Udhampur, 60 kms from Jammu, terrorists hiding in an abandoned army bunker continue to exchange fire with soldiers. Major ceasefire violations by Pakistan this morning have seen its troops targeting border outposts at Arnia, where a group of terrorists crossed into India on Th...
India News | Manish Kumar | Friday November 14, 2014
Launching another attack on Prime Minister Narendra Modi, former Bihar chief minister Nitish Kumar today questioned his government on repeated ceasefire violations by Pakistan on the border and Chinese incursion in Indian territories.
Cheat Sheet | Agencies | Monday September 1, 2014
Tehreek-i-Insaf leader Imran Khan and cleric Tahir-ul-Qadri on Sunday made it clear that they are not going to call off the ongoing protests to demand the ouster of Pakistan prime minister Nawaz Sharif. The leaders, who have spearheaded massive protests in capital Islamabad for days, claim the election that swept Mr Sharif to power in 2013 was rigg...
World News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 26, 2014
Pakistan's political crisis deepened today with cleric Tahir-ul-Qadri giving a fresh 48-hour ultimatum to Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to step down after a former top Election Commission official backed protesters' allegations of rigging in last year's polls.
World News | Press Trust of India | Thursday August 21, 2014
The US has said that it does not support any extra-constitutional changes in Pakistan, where deadlock continues between Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and two key opposition figures seeking his resignation over allegations of corruption and election rigging.
Opinion | Ashok Malik | Tuesday August 19, 2014
The Kashmir election is a test for PM Modi, writes Ashok Malik.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday August 18, 2014
The party of Pakistani opposition politician Imran Khan has decided to resign all its seats in the country's national assembly, a senior official said on Monday, amid a bitter row with the government over alleged election rigging.
World News | Reuters | Sunday August 17, 2014
Cricket hero Imran Khan rode a wave of discontent to finally break through as a serious player in Pakistani politics at last year's election. Now he is aiming even higher, leading thousands on a march to the capital in a bid to unseat the prime minister.
Press Trust of India | Saturday August 16, 2014
Last year in May, Zaka Ashraf had declared himself as the first elected Chairman of the PCB but the Islamabad High Court later declared his election as null and void as did the Supreme Court.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Thursday August 14, 2014
The Pakistani capital braced for political unrest Thursday as two opposition leaders vowed to defy a court order and march on the city for a major protest aimed at bringing down the government.
AssociatedPress | Wednesday August 6, 2014
Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, who is patron of the PCB, appointed Justice Mohammad Sair Ali as acting chairman PCB and election commissioner for fresh elections of PCB chairman within 30 days.
Press Trust of India | Monday August 4, 2014
Shaharyar Khan's induction into the Board of Governors makes him a strong candidate for the Pakistan Cricket Board chairman's post during the election scheduled to be held within four weeks, which will be held under caretaker PCB chief Sair Ali.
World News | Reuters | Saturday June 14, 2014
The Taliban's reliance on extortion and kidnappings, along with narcotics and illegal mining operations, is transforming it from a group driven by religious ideology into a criminal enterprise hungry for profit, UN sanctions monitors said in a new report.
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday June 5, 2014
Pakistan Wednesday condemned what it called unprovoked firing on its border posts in the Bajaur tribal region from the Afghan side of the border.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday May 30, 2014
Pakistan would grant India the status of Non-Discriminatory Market Access (NDMA) to facilitate enhanced bilateral trade, Commerce Minister Khurram Dastigir Khan has said.
India News | Devesh Kumar | Thursday May 29, 2014
Chinese Premier Li Keqiang today called up his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi, and expressed his hope that two Asian heavyweights would work towards "establishing a robust partnership."
Elections News | Written by Devesh Kumar | Wednesday May 28, 2014
When Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif returned to Islamabad after attending Narendra Modi's swearing-in ceremony, he carried with him a gift from the new Indian Prime Minister for his mother.
Elections News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday May 27, 2014
Sushma Swaraj, India's new Foreign Minister, made an early start in her new role as she accompanied Prime Minister Narendra Modi on a series of bilateral meetings with South Asian leaders, including Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif.
Elections News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday May 27, 2014
As Prime Minister Narendra Modi holds bilateral meetings with visiting leaders from eight South Asian neighbours today, all eyes will be on his one-on-one with his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif.
Elections News | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi (With PTI inputs) | Tuesday May 27, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi pulled off his first diplomatic coup even before taking office. Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai and Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa were among some 4,000 guests who watched Mr Modi and his new ministers take the oath of office and secrecy - a historic first for any prime m...
Elections News | Press Trust of India | Monday May 26, 2014
The oath-taking ceremony of Narendra Modi as the 15th Prime Minister of India was shown live by Pakistani television channels highlighting the presence of various high-profile guests, such as Premier Nawaz Sharif, other SAARC leaders, Bollywood stars and corporate bigwigs.
Elections News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Tuesday May 27, 2014
Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, who will attend Narendra Modi's swearing-in as India's new Prime Minister, today told NDTV he sees this as a "great moment and a great opportunity."
Elections News | NDTV.com | Monday May 26, 2014
In an exclusive interview to NDTV, Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, who is in New Delhi to attend Prime Minister-elect Narendra Modi's swearing-in ceremony, says he looks forward to meeting Mr Modi and that it is a great chance to reach out to each other.
Elections News | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Monday May 26, 2014
Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif arrived in Delhi on Monday to attend Narendra Modi's swearing-in as India's new Prime Minister, in a big step towards revitalizing ties that have been frosty since last year. "I am carrying a message of peace. Dialogue is the only solution," he told reporters before leaving Lahore.