World News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 24, 2015
Pakistan has turned down an Afghan proposal for a throughway to India via Wagah border, showing that mutual distrust was holding back progress on key trade talks between the two neighbours.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday October 15, 2015
The Samjhauta Express, which was suspended last week following farmers' protest in Punjab, has resumed, the External Affairs Ministry said today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday October 13, 2015
After spending three days at the Lahore Railway Station and its adjacent hotels in Pakistan's Punjab province, a total of 86 Indian passengers have left for their home by crossing the Wagah border on foot.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday September 9, 2015
A high-level delegation of Pakistani Rangers will arrive today to hold the much-anticipated Director-General bilateral talks with their counterparts BSF on key issues including ceasefire violations and cross-border infiltration.
India News | Reported by Anand Kumar Patel, Edited by Sanjeev Singh | Wednesday August 12, 2015
Recent terror attacks have affected a decades-old tradition at the border on Independence Day. This time, Indian soldiers have decided against the exchange of sweets with Pakistani Rangers at the Atari Wagah border.
India News | Edited by Mala Das (with inputs from agencies) | Saturday July 18, 2015
Amid escalating hostilities at the border, Pakistani soldiers today refused to accept sweets from their Indian counterparts on the occasion of Eid at the Wagah border.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday February 2, 2015
Former External Affairs Minister Yashwant Sinha today questioned the continuance of "ugly" beating retreat ceremony at Wagah on the India-Pakistan border being followed since 1959.
World News | Press Trust of India | Saturday January 10, 2015
Pakistan police today claimed to have killed the alleged mastermind of Wagah suicide bombing - that claimed 61 lives last year - in an encounter in Lahore, a media report said today.
India News | Edited by Amit Chaturvedi (With PTI inputs) | Wednesday January 7, 2015
For the first time since the Pakistan-India Dosti bus service began 15 years ago between New Delhi and Lahore, Pakistan has restricted its entry, citing increased "terror threats".
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday December 16, 2014
Considered to have close ties to Al Qaeda and listed as a terrorist group by the United States since September 1, 2010, the 'Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan' (TTP) is a loose coalition of jihadist militants that has killed thousands of Pakistanis since its formation in 2007.
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday December 16, 2014
The Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP), also known as Pakistani Taliban, is the deadliest among Pakistan's home grown militant outfits.
Blog | Nikita Singla | Tuesday December 9, 2014
Born and brought up in a Punjabi family in an environment 'not so friendly' to the Muslim world!
Blog | Nikita Singla | Tuesday December 9, 2014
Nikita Singla is an IIT Delhi graduate and currently works as International Affairs Consultant.
World News | Press Trust of India | Thursday November 20, 2014
Former Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai on Tuesday said he made best efforts to stop terrorism emanating from Pakistan and termed the recent blast at Wagah border, in which 55 Pakistanis were killed, as an instance of "snake biting the trainer".
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday November 6, 2014
Former Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi today inadvertently stepped into Indian territory while visiting the Wagah border.
India News | Agencies | Monday November 3, 2014
Upon Pakistan's request, India had suspended the daily military ritual at Wagah, the main land border crossing between the two countries, but this evening, Pakistani troops held the colourful parade that accompanies the lowering of the national flag at sunset.
World News | Yusra Askari and Sudhi Ranjan Sen, Edited by Anindita Sanyal (with inputs from agencies) | Monday November 3, 2014
Seven people were arrested today over a suicide attack in Pakistan at the Wagah border, in which 60 people were killed on Sunday evening.
World News | Press Trust of India | Monday November 3, 2014
An improvised explosive device (IED) was found from parking area of the Wagah border in Lahore today; a day after a suicide attack at the border in Pakistan killed 60 and injured over a 100 people, minutes after the flag lowering ceremony had concluded
World News | Reported by Yusra Askari and Sudhi Ranjan Sen, Edited by Anindita Sanyal (With PTI inputs) | Monday November 3, 2014
60 people died and over 100 were injured in a suicide attack at the Wagah border in Lahore, Pakistan, minutes after the flag lowering ceremony on Sunday evening.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday November 3, 2014
The Border Security Force or BSF is on high alert along the Indo-Pak border in Punjab after a suicide bomber blew himself up in a crowd across Amritsar's Wagah sector in Pakistan killing at least 55 people.
India News | Agencies | Sunday November 2, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday condemned the "shocking" suicide bomb blast at the Wagah border in Lahore, Pakistan, that killed 52 people and injured more than 100.
World News | Press Trust of India | Sunday November 2, 2014
Imdad Husain was returning after watching the parade ceremony at the Wagah border, Lahore, when he heard a loud bang.
World News | Yusra Askari and Sudhi Ranjan Sen, Anindita Sanyal (With PTI inputs) | Monday November 3, 2014
Fifty-two people died and over 100 were injured in a suicide attack at the Wagah border in Lahore, Pakistan, minutes after the flag lowering ceremony this evening.
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday November 2, 2014
Border Security Force (BSF) troopers were put on high alert along the India-Pakistan international border Sunday evening after a massive blast left 52 people dead and over 100 others injured at Wagah in neighbouring Pakistan.