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23 July, 2017 3:14 PM Venkaiah Naidu warns Pakistan: 'Recall what happened in 1971 war'

NDA's vice presidential nominee M Venkaiah Naidu today warned Pakistan against aiding and abetting terror, saying it should recall what happened in the 1971 Indo-Pak war when it faced a humiliating defeat and Bangladesh was born. He also charged Pakistan with using terror as an instrument of "state policy". "Pakistan is mixing terror with religion. Terrorism 22

21 July, 2017 10:37 AM How a backup road to a new Chinese watchtower may have triggered the Doklam standoff

A widely read Chinese blog gives "an inside story" on the Doklam issue and says that China did not exercise actual control over the area till 2007. China’s decision to complete the construction of a road to a watchtower in the Doklam area, which it had built in 2014, may have triggered the current standoff with India in the Sikkim section of the China-India 19

12 July, 2017 8:06 PM Army Gets Special Powers To Buy Ammo, Spares In Emergency Situations

The Vice Chief of the Army has also been empowered on a routine basis to review the optimum holding state and maintaining it on a recurring manner. In a major decision, the government has empowered the Army directly to procure critical weapons systems and military platforms to maintain combat readiness for short duration "intense wars", a top government 45

12 July, 2017 12:07 PM China says willing to play 'constructive role' over Kashmir

BEIJING: China said on Wednesday that it was willing to play a "constructive role" in improving relations between India and Pakistan, especially after the increased hostility along the LoC, saying the situation in Kashmir has attracted "international" attention. Chinese foreign ministry spokesman Geng Shuang said India and Pakistan are important South 36

1 July, 2017 6:22 PM 1971 Karachi harbour attack hero Lt Commander Kavina dead

New Delhi: Lt Commander BN Kavina, who commanded an Indian Navy ship during a missile attack on the Karachi harbour in the 1971 Indo-Pak war, has died. Kavina died in Adelaide, Australia, yesterday where he was staying with his son, said a senior Navy official. He was the commanding officer of Indian Navy ship Nipat during the missile attack on the Karachi 81

1 July, 2017 2:56 PM Nawaz Sharif Chairs High-level Meeting Amid Indo-Pak Tension

Islamabad: Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Friday chaired a high-level meeting of top foreign policy officials to discuss ties with India amid tension over ceasefire violations in Kashmir. Radio Pakistan reported that during the meeting Sharif would be briefed about important foreign affairs issues, including ties with India and Afghanistan 35

1 July, 2017 8:54 AM ICC Women's World Cup 2017: Upbeat India Face Arch-Rivals Pakistan

Derby: Upbeat after back-to-back victories, India would aim to continue their winning run when they clash against arch-rivals Pakistan in their third game of the ICC Women's World Cup on Sunday. India, enjoying rich vein of form, would definitely start as overwhelming favourites against Pakistan, who looked below-par in the tournament so far. As far as their 38

28 June, 2017 3:17 AM From China to Pak terror, Trump-Modi meet affirms US-India security ties

Despite apprehensions, Trump ticked all the boxes regarding Pakistan and China Leading into Monday’s meeting between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Donald Trump, both sides had conspicuously pitched expectations low, portraying it as a “getting-to-know-each-other” summit. Surprising many, the joint statement, issued by New Delhi and Washington 76

26 June, 2017 1:10 AM EMERGENCY@ 42: Why it would always matter

A lot has been said about the conditions currently prevailing in the country, especially given the violence unleashed by groups in the name of cow protection, or what are conceived as attacks on the freedom of the press in the country etc. Many critics of the current government have even called it an 'Undeclared Emergency.' Though a highly effective 22

15 June, 2017 8:12 AM Embarrassing gaffes: Spain border moved to India and Red Fort moved to Pak

Two misused photos make organisers see red. One in India, one abroad. In a goof-up, the Union Home Ministry in its 2016-17 annual report has published a picture of the Spain-Morocco boundary as India's border with Pakistan border. This picture of the Spain-Morocco border is printed on page 40 of the annual report. The report of last year was tabled during 38