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T20 World Cup 2021: Clamour to cancel India-Pakistan grows amid violence
First Cricket News

T20 World Cup 2021: Clamour to cancel India-Pakistan grows amid violence

Political tension between India and Pakistan has started to rise again as cricket teams from both nations gear up to clash in the T20 World Cup 2021.

China trying to take over Afghan air base, use Pakistan against India: Nikki Haley
World

China trying to take over Afghan air base, use Pakistan against India: Nikki Haley

The former US envoy to the UN warned that the Asian giant will attempt to take over the Bagram air force base and that America needs to keep an eye out

Pakistan takes U-turn on resuming trade with India, rejects proposal to import cotton, sugar from New Delhi
India

Pakistan takes U-turn on resuming trade with India, rejects proposal to import cotton, sugar from New Delhi

Pakistan's foreign minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi asserted that there can be no normalisation of ties until New Delhi reverses its decision to revoke the special status of Jammu and Kashmir

Time for India and Pakistan to bury the past, 'move forward’, says General Qamar Javed Bajwa
India

Time for India and Pakistan to bury the past, 'move forward’, says General Qamar Javed Bajwa

The Pakistan Army chief said that the potential for regional peace and development always remained hostage to the disputes and issues between Pakistan and India, the two "nuclear-armed neighbours"

Ladakh stand-off: India determined to protect sovereignty and territorial integrity, says Rajnath Singh
India

Ladakh stand-off: India determined to protect sovereignty and territorial integrity, says Rajnath Singh

The Union defence minister also said that India is committed to respecting various agreements and protocols for maintaining peace along the borders

Provincial status for Gilgit-Baltistan intended to camouflage illegal occupation by Pakistan, says MEA
India

Provincial status for Gilgit-Baltistan intended to camouflage illegal occupation by Pakistan, says MEA

MEA spokesperson Anurag Srivastava said Islamabad has no locus standi on territories "illegally and forcibly" occupied by it and and asked the neighbouring country to immediately vacate such areas

Centre approves setting up secure communication network for Army in forward locations at cost of Rs 7,796 crore
India

Centre approves setting up secure communication network for Army in forward locations at cost of Rs 7,796 crore

Officials said the project aiming to enhance network coverage along the LOC and LAC will be rolled out by State-owned company, ITI, within three years

Guarding Siachen has exposed Indian soldiers to deadly avalanches in the Himalayas: Why it's futile to militarise world's highest battlefield
India

Guarding Siachen has exposed Indian soldiers to deadly avalanches in the Himalayas: Why it's futile to militarise world's highest battlefield

The recent casualty brings back the focus on the futility of militarising a non-vegetative inhabitable cold dessert ie Siachen, where both India and Pakistan pour in billions to maintain troops

India bashing in US: New Delhi caught in crossfire of Democrats' hatred towards Donald Trump and political agenda on Kashmir
World

India bashing in US: New Delhi caught in crossfire of Democrats' hatred towards Donald Trump and political agenda on Kashmir

The latest US Congressional hearing on Kashmir, the second in space of a month, catches the current tension in India-US relationship and also demonstrates the way India has been caught in the middle of US domestic crossfire as Democrats turn up the heat on a President they fiercely loathe.

Highlighting one individual won't do justice to 'historic' Kartarpur Corridor inaugural: MEA on giving clearance to Navjot Singh Sidhu
India

Highlighting one individual won't do justice to 'historic' Kartarpur Corridor inaugural: MEA on giving clearance to Navjot Singh Sidhu

The inauguration of the Kartarpur corridor is a 'very historic' event and it would not do justice to it to highlight 'one individual', the Ministry of External Affairs said on Thursday on Punjab MLA Navjot Singh Sidhu's repeated request for clearance to travel to Pakistan for the ceremony.

Ceasefire violations at LoC show India's Pakistan policy has hit a wall: Wise keep more than just a hammer in their toolbox
India

Ceasefire violations at LoC show India's Pakistan policy has hit a wall: Wise keep more than just a hammer in their toolbox

Put simply, New Delhi has made punishing Pakistan-backed terrorism by striking across the Line of Control an article of political prestige. Faced with continued terrorism, New Delhi finds itself compelled to do so repeatedly-even when there are no clear tactical or strategic ends to be secured by violence. This is what strategic affairs experts call a 'commitment trap'.

Reluctant to travel away from their homes in Kashmir, businessmen in Srinagar fear situation will worsen two months since abrogation of Article 370
India

Reluctant to travel away from their homes in Kashmir, businessmen in Srinagar fear situation will worsen two months since abrogation of Article 370

To assess the impact that communication disruption has had on the businesses, small and large, running in Jammu and Kashmir, this reporter travelled across districts, speaking to businessmen and workers from various sectors who travel out of Valley during winters. The ongoing situation in Kashmir has crippled businesses in the Valley in a way that traders are scared to leave their family behind till there is clarity on what is next for the Valley

'Bloodbath in Kashmir': Imran Khan's UNGA speech may have verged on the hysterical, but his call to action for radicals is 'most dangerous'
World

'Bloodbath in Kashmir': Imran Khan's UNGA speech may have verged on the hysterical, but his call to action for radicals is 'most dangerous'

The UNGA 2019 went off as expected. The Prime Minister of India made a speech that tickboxed development and progress. The Prime Minister of Pakistan ranted and raved on Kashmir. The former was rather staid and kept to the UN format; Khan's delivery may have verged on the hysterical, but boring he was not.

Narendra Modi-Donald Trump bilateral talks at UN: Indian media needs to learn there's more to India-US relationship than just Pakistan
World

Narendra Modi-Donald Trump bilateral talks at UN: Indian media needs to learn there's more to India-US relationship than just Pakistan

The fact remains that India's relationship with the US is multifaceted and has way more dimensions than US-Pakistan ties — that is limited to security concerns of a strictly transactional nature. It was disheartening to see Indian media restrict itself only to Pakistan, when ties between the world's oldest and largest democracy had many more areas to cover.

Pakistan will open Kartarpur Corridor to Indian Sikh pilgrims on 9 November, says official
World

Pakistan will open Kartarpur Corridor to Indian Sikh pilgrims on 9 November, says official

The corridor will connect Darbar Sahib in Kartarpur with Dera Baba Nanak shrine in Gurdaspur district of Punjab and facilitate visa-free movement of Indian pilgrims

Twitter sends notice to Pakistan president Arif Alvi over tweet on Kashmir; notice 'in bad taste' says country's human rights minister
World

Twitter sends notice to Pakistan president Arif Alvi over tweet on Kashmir; notice 'in bad taste' says country's human rights minister

Tensions between India and Pakistan spiked after India abrogated provisions of Article 370 of the Constitution to withdraw Jammu and Kashmir's special status

Kartarpur corridor will be inaugurated in November as planned despite tensions over Kashmir, says Pakistan
World

Kartarpur corridor will be inaugurated in November as planned despite tensions over Kashmir, says Pakistan

Firdous Ashiq Awan further assured that doors will remain open to Sikh pilgrims visiting Darbar Sahib Kartarpur in Pakistan in connection with the upcoming 550th birth anniversary of Guru Nanak

'No point talking to India', says Imran Khan after US, China, France, Sweden ask Pakistan to hold bilateral talks over Kashmir
World

'No point talking to India', says Imran Khan after US, China, France, Sweden ask Pakistan to hold bilateral talks over Kashmir

Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Thursday said his country is no longer interested in a dialogue with India

With India-Pakistan relations on decline, fear for survival of six Indians held hostage in Afghanistan mounts
India

With India-Pakistan relations on decline, fear for survival of six Indians held hostage in Afghanistan mounts

"Pakistan’s Inter-Services Intelligence isn’t interested in the hostages," one Afghan intelligence official said, "but in getting India out of Afghanistan."

Rajnath Singh's remarks on 'No First Use' of nukes indicate ambiguity in nuclear policy in India's interest
India

Rajnath Singh's remarks on 'No First Use' of nukes indicate ambiguity in nuclear policy in India's interest

While the NFU declaration was necessary in that milieu, Rajnath's comments — the second by a Union defence minister after the late Manohar Parrikar — indicate that NFU has now outlived its purpose and a doctrinal revision has now become essential.