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Oct 10, 2017
Pakistan fences border with Afghanistan to prevent militants from crossing overThousands of Pashtun tribal people who for decades ignored the invisible line that bisects their dusty villages and demarcates the Afghanistan-Pakistan frontier are bracing for a Berlin Wall-style divide of their neighbourhoods.
Jun 20, 2017
Pakistan begins work on fencing border with Afghanistan to help curb infiltrationPakistan said that it has begun to fence its over 2,400-kilometre-long, porous border with Afghanistan, amid a spike in infiltration by militants that has hit their ties.
May 27, 2017
Pakistan opens key border crossing with Afghanistan ahead of Ramadan 'on humanitarian grounds'Pakistan announced it was reopening its border with Afghanistan, weeks after bloody clashes broke out between the two countries' militaries
May 09, 2017
Hamid Karzai says India is not using Afghanistan against PakistanFormer Afghan President Hamid Karzai has refuted what he termed as the Pakistani perception about India's growing influence in Afghanistan.
May 08, 2017
Pakistan, Afghanistan to use Google Maps to settle border dispute, say officialsPakistan and Afghanistan plan to use Google Maps to help settle a border dispute that led to deadly clashes last week, officials from both sides said Monday.
May 01, 2017
Peaceful Afghanistan not in Pakistan's interest: The truth and lies behind Islamabad's interference in KabulPakistan began this whole bloody ( pun intended) cycle of war in Afghanistan, well before the US was aware of it as anything more than a largish spot on a map.
Apr 12, 2017
Pakistan closes Durand Line, causes $90 mn trade loss for AfghanistanThe “unilateral” blocking of the Durand Line by Pakistan choked off trade and caused damages of up to $90 million, Kabul complained to the World Trade Organisation (WTO) last week.
Mar 20, 2017
Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif orders reopening of border with Afghanistan amid tense tiesPakistan on Monday ordered the border with Afghanistan to be reopened "immediately", a month after it was closed amid soaring tensions as Islamabad and Kabul accused one another of providing safe haven for militants.
Oct 14, 2016
Are Afghanistan and Bangladesh emerging as key allies to India and isolating Pakistan?Pakistan's troubled relationship with Afghanistan and India has only warmed the two countries to each other; the enemy's enemy is a friend.
Aug 20, 2016
Balochistan: Pakistan's darkest underbelly and dirtiest open secret lies exposedBalochistan is a confluence of different ethnic tribes including the dominant Balochis and a sizeable Pashtun population. Ironically, despite having the most abundant natural resources in natural gas, oil, coal, copper, sulphur, fluoride and gold, it is also one of Pakistan's poorest provinces.