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16 January, 2018 12:58 AM "Not Giving Up" On Pakistan Ties, Says Top US General

Earlier this month, President Donald Trump's administration, frustrated over Pakistan's failure to do more to combat militants, announced a plan to suspend up to roughly $2 billion in US security assistance. Brussels: The top U.S. military officer, Marine General Joseph Dunford, said on Monday he was committed to the U.S.-Pakistan relationship, which 34

14 January, 2018 11:04 AM Annoyed Nic Pothas shuns Sri Lanka tour of Bangladesh

Colombo: Sri Lanka departed for Bangladesh without fielding coach Nic Pothas after he refused to be a part of the touring team over a dispute with the management. Sri Lanka Cricket (SLC) sources said Pothas, who acted as Sri Lanka's national coach since July last year, wanted him appointed as assistant coach to Chandika Hathurusinghe. However, SLC refused 37

14 January, 2018 6:45 AM "India Can Try And Test Our Resolve": Pak Army After Gen Rawat's N-Remark

Islamabad: Pakistan's Army has threatened India against any "misadventure", asserting that the country's nuclear weapons were "exclusively meant to foil any threat emanating from the east." Pakistan Army's response came days after Indian Army Chief General Bipin Rawat's remark that the army was ready to call Pakistan's "nuclear bluff" and cross the border 49

14 January, 2018 1:40 AM Pakistan calls India 'sinister', threatens to start nuclear war

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan on Saturday threatened to stir a 'nuclear encounter' with India. The statement comes a day Indian Army Chief General Bipin Rawat claimed India is ready to call Pakistan's "nuclear bluff". Earlier, Pakistan Army spokesman Major General Asif Ghafoor also warned of India against undertaking any misadventure. During a press conference 89

13 January, 2018 5:35 PM Pakistan Intruder Shot Dead In Amritsar Sector: BSF

The troops warned the intruder however as he kept on moving towards the border fence in aggressive posture the BSF troops then opened fire and killed him. Chandigarh: A Pakistani intruder was shot dead by the Border Security Force along the Indo-Pak border in Amritsar sector when he crossed over to the Indian territory, an official said on Saturday 38

11 January, 2018 4:52 PM BJP draws parallel between Siddaramaiah and Hafiz Saeed

New Delhi: The BJP today sought to draw a parallel between Karnataka Chief Minister Siddaramaiah and Hafiz Saeed, the founder of terror outfit LeT, saying the Congress leader in his attack on the BJP and the RSS echoed Saeed's views. "Desperation and frustration of Siddaramaiah is evident. For vote bank politics, he is making senseless charges against 52

11 January, 2018 1:56 PM India gets tough, says talks and terror don't go together

But talks on terror can go ahead, said the Ministry of External Affairs NEW DELHI: The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) on Thursday acknowledged that the National Security Advisors of India and Pakistan held secret talks on cross-border terrorism last month. “I am agreeing that talks took place & our issue was eliminating terrorism from the region 43

10 January, 2018 4:53 PM Home Affairs Ministry gives Rs 226 crore to paramilitary forces for gadgets

The Union Home Ministry has sanctioned Rs 226 crore to the paramilitary forces for procurement of telecommunication equipment and some other gadgets, an official said. The sanctioned amount of Rs 226 crore is being given to the CRPF, BSF, CISF, ITBP and SSB and the forces will utilise the fund as per their operational requirements, the official said. The Central 48

9 January, 2018 4:52 PM Guptill powers NZ to victory

Fifties from Hasan Ali, Hafeez and Shadab in vain Martin Guptill belted New Zealand to an eight-wicket win over Pakistan in a rain-shortened second ODI here on Tuesday. Guptill blasted 55 off 31 balls after the rain break to be unbeaten on 86 as New Zealand reached its revised target of 151 in 25 overs with seven balls to spare. Pakistan, boosted by a late run charge 33

8 January, 2018 12:03 PM Pakistani newspaper’s New Year calendar features Hafiz Saeed

A photograph of the calendar featuring Hafiz Saeed was shared by a Pakistan-based journalist on Twitter. A Pakistani Urdu newspaper ‘Khabrain’ has sparked a row with its new year calendar. The calendar has become a talking point as it carries a photograph of Jamaat-ud-Dawa chief and 2008 Mumbai attacks mastermind Hafiz Saeed. A photograph of the calendar 58