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Sep 18, 2017
Muhajir Congress holds rally to support Donald Trump's South Asia policy, urges elimination of Pakistan's terror outfitsMembers of the World Muhajir Congress have held a peace rally in front of the White House in support of US President Donald Trump's new South Asia policy in which he hit out at Pakistan for harbouring terrorists.
Sep 16, 2017
Indus Waters Treaty: India, Pakistan conclude high-level talks without reaching agreementThe latest round of talks between India and Pakistan on Indus Waters Treaty concluded without reaching an agreement, the World Bank has said
Sep 07, 2017
Gauri Lankesh murdered: South Asia Media Defenders Network demands swift probe in journalist's deathAn informal association of editors expressed sadness and anger at the gunning down of the leading of journalist Gauri Lankesh outside her home in Bengaluru on 5 September.
Sep 07, 2017
Pakistan army chief says India should resolve Kashmir issue through 'political and diplomatic' meansIndia should resolve the Kashmir issue through "political and diplomatic" means rather than "abusing" Pakistan, army chief general Qamar Javed Bajwa has said.
Sep 06, 2017
Undersea Iran-India gas pipeline, avoiding Pakistan, can bring cheaper LNG to India, says studyFormer oil secretary T.N.R. Rao says LNG import through the Iran-India gas pipeline would cost $5-5.50 per mBtu, which is cheaper than domestic gas
Sep 04, 2017
New study claims the Indian subcontinent may be uninhabitable due to rising temperatures by 2100Scientists have warned that swathes of South Asia may be uninhabitable due to rising temperatures by 2100 — and in the desert community of Sibi in southwest Balochistan province, where the mercury hit 52.4 degrees Celsius this summer, it feels like they could be right.
Aug 31, 2017
US should declare Pakistan state sponsor of terrorism, says former Senator Larry PresslerThe US must declare Pakistan a state sponsor of terrorism, a former top senator who was instrumental in imposing tough sanctions on Pakistan in 1990s has said.
Aug 30, 2017
Pakistan dismisses Donald Trump’s South Asia policy, calls on suspension of cooperation with USPakistan's National Assembly has passed a resolution dismissing US President Donald Trump’s South Asia policy and condemned his accusation that Islamabad was prolonging the war in Afghanistan, media reports said on Wednesday.
Aug 29, 2017
Pakistan suspends bilateral talks, visits with US after Donald Trump blames Islamabad for harbouring terroristsDays after Donald Trump criticised Pakistan for nurturing terrorism, Pakistan on Tuesday suspended bilateral talks and visits with the United States.
Aug 27, 2017
US official says nobody's asking for Indian troops in Afghanistan; New Delhi's role focused on economy, not securityAsserting that nobody has talked about asking India to send troops to Afghanistan, a senior US administration official has said New Delhi's role in the war-torn country is focused around economic and democratic development and not on security issues.