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23 June, 2018 7:36 PM Gurdwara visit denied to Indian envoy in Pakistan

India on Saturday summoned Pakistan’s Deputy High Commissioner in New Delhi and lodged a strong protest over the denial of access to its envoy in Islamabad and consular officials to visit Gurdwara Panja Sahib, and meet the Indian pilgrims there. A strong protest was also registered by the Indian High Commission in Islamabad over the incident, the Ministry 36

23 June, 2018 1:11 PM India Summons Pak Envoy After Top Diplomat Denied Meeting With Pilgrims

New Delhi: The government on Saturday summoned the Deputy High Commissioner of Pakistan and lodged a strong protest after Indian High Commissioner to Pakistan was denied permission to visit a gurdwara to meet Indian pilgrims. "The Deputy High Commissioner of Pakistan was summoned today (Saturday) and a strong protest was lodged at the denial of access 36

22 June, 2018 8:09 AM Two Women Pilots From Pakistan Are Winning Twitter For The Best Reason

"Sky is the limit," writes a Twitter user in reply to a recent tweet by Pakistan International Airlines, after PIA tweeted a picture of two women pilots yesterday, which has since gone viral and collected scores of wonderful comments. "The flight to Gilgit is very challenging and requires a lot of precision and technique," @Official_PIA tweeted. "Our dynamic 80

20 June, 2018 10:12 AM Beijing Distances Itself From Envoy's Remarks On India-Pak-China Meet

This is the second time China shied away from backing Chinese envoy Luo Zhaohui's comments. Beijing: China today distanced itself from its envoy's comments on the idea of trilateral cooperation between India, China and Pakistan under the aegis of the SCO, but underlined the importance of strengthening of dialogue between New Delhi and Islamabad to improve 41

1 June, 2018 10:03 AM Pak SC strikes down disqualification of Khwaja Asif

Pakistan Supreme Court on Friday struck down a high court order that disqualified former foreign minister Khawaja Mohammad Asif, making him eligible to contest in the upcoming elections. Mr. Asif on April 27 was disqualified by the Islamabad High Court (IHC) for failing to disclose his employment in a UAE company and the monthly salary he was receiving 145

30 May, 2018 7:23 PM Pervez Musharraf Calls Asad Durrani's 'Spy Chronicles' Sheer Foolishness

Pervez Musharraf said the publication of the book 'Spy Chronicles' by Asad Durrani was not a conspiracy but sheer foolishness. Islamabad, Pakistan: Pakistan's former dictator Pervez Musharraf has said that the controversial book co-authored by former ISI chief Lt Gen (retd) Asad Durrani was not a conspiracy but sheer foolishness. "I was surprised when I found 74

30 May, 2018 5:35 PM China fears political instability in Pakistan could hurt CPEC

Pakistan has asked China for a fresh loan - that is its second request in two months, while the lack of political stability over several decades keep Chinese experts on tenterhooks. China recognises that the future of China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) depends much on the political stability that Islamabad can ensure and the country's financial 87

27 May, 2018 11:56 PM Pakistan announces general elections on July 25

Islamabad: Pakistan's upcoming general elections for parliament and provincial assemblies will be held on July 25, according to a decree signed by President Mamnoon Hussain on Saturday. The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) in a formal letter last week had proposed the president to grant permission to hold the election between July 25 and 27. Sources 132

27 May, 2018 1:31 PM India protests Pakistan’s Gilgit-Baltistan order

Pakistan Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi moves to integrate region into federal structure. India on Sunday summoned the Pakistan’s Deputy High Commissioner to protest Islamabad’s order to integrate the region of Gilgit-Baltistan into the federal structure of the country. An official press release from the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) said the region 67

24 May, 2018 8:58 AM Suspected ISI agent, who worked at Indian diplomat's house in Pakistan, arrested

The accused Ramesh Singh worked as a cook at the house of Indian diplomat in Pakistan and allegedly bugged his house with help of ISI to get information. LUCKNOW: The Uttar Pradesh Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) on Thursday arrested a suspected ISI agent from Pithoragarh in a joint operation with local police and the Jammu and Kashmir military intelligence 79