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Third round of Kartarpur Corridor talks begin: Chief Pakistan delegate Mohammad Faisal hopeful of giving 'final shape' to draft agreement
World

Third round of Kartarpur Corridor talks begin: Chief Pakistan delegate Mohammad Faisal hopeful of giving 'final shape' to draft agreement

A 20-member Pakistani delegation crossed over to India for the joint secretary-level meeting at Attari in Amritsar

Samjhauta, Thar Express will not resume till I am in charge, says Pakistan railway minister Sheikh Rashid Ahmad
India

Samjhauta, Thar Express will not resume till I am in charge, says Pakistan railway minister Sheikh Rashid Ahmad

Pakistan railway minister Sheikh Rashid Ahmad has rejected India's request to review the decision of closing down the operations of the Samjhauta and Thar Express trains

Samjhauta Express, stopped at Wagah border by Pakistani authorities, reaches Delhi 4.5 hours behind schedule
India

Samjhauta Express, stopped at Wagah border by Pakistani authorities, reaches Delhi 4.5 hours behind schedule

The Samjhauta Express which was stopped at the Wagah border by Pakistani authorities on Thursday reached Delhi station at 8 am on Friday, four-and-a-half hours behind schedule, the railways said.

Pakistan's Gurdwara Darbar Sahib in Kartarpur and its importance for the Sikhs: All you need to know
India

Pakistan's Gurdwara Darbar Sahib in Kartarpur and its importance for the Sikhs: All you need to know

The shrine at Gurdwara Darbar Sahib Kartarpur in Pakistan is among the holiest of holy sites for followers of Sikhism is believed to be the final resting place for Guru Nanak Dev, the founder of the Sikh religion

Kartarpur corridor: Pakistan agrees to visa-free travel for 5,000 pilgrims per day, assures no anti-India acts to be allowed
India

Kartarpur corridor: Pakistan agrees to visa-free travel for 5,000 pilgrims per day, assures no anti-India acts to be allowed

The talks with Pakistan on the modalities for operationalisation of the Kartarpur Sahib Corridor was held at the Pakistan side in Wagah for which an Indian delegation crossed over to the other side of the international border.

Pakistan finds India's decision to defer Kartarpur meet 'incomprehensible'; New Delhi had red flagged pro-Khalistani faces on panel
World

Pakistan finds India's decision to defer Kartarpur meet 'incomprehensible'; New Delhi had red flagged pro-Khalistani faces on panel

India on Friday summoned Pakistan's deputy high commissioner in New Delhi and conveyed concerns over the presence of several Khalistani separatists in a committee appointed by Pakistan on the Kartarpur Corridor.

India reschedules 2 April talks with Pakistan on Kartarpur corridor, asserts route shouldn't be used for anti-India activities
India

India reschedules 2 April talks with Pakistan on Kartarpur corridor, asserts route shouldn't be used for anti-India activities

In a stern response, the government also said that the Kartarpur corridor "should not be used for anti-India activities" and that there cannot be any "let up" in security

India, Pakistan hold Kartarpur corridor talks in 'cordial environment'; delegations to meet in Wagah on 2 April
India

India, Pakistan hold Kartarpur corridor talks in 'cordial environment'; delegations to meet in Wagah on 2 April

Delegations from India and Pakistan held discussions over the Kartarpur corridor in a ‘cordial environment’, a joint statement released by the Ministry of External Affairs said

Three days after suspending Samjhauta Express, Pakistan restores train services between Lahore and Delhi
World

Three days after suspending Samjhauta Express, Pakistan restores train services between Lahore and Delhi

The Samjhauta Express train service was started on 22 July, 1976 under the Shimla Agreement that settled the 1971 war between the two nations. The train departs on every Monday and Thursday from Lahore

Doctored video of Abhinandan exposes Pakistan's 'peace gesture'; key takeaways from the developments so far
India

Doctored video of Abhinandan exposes Pakistan's 'peace gesture'; key takeaways from the developments so far

Pakistan clearly used captured pilot as leverage to eke out of a near war situation and to correct the domestic narrative by releasing heavily doctored videos

Wing Commander Abhinandan made to record video statement by Pakistan before being handed over to India
India

Wing Commander Abhinandan made to record video statement by Pakistan before being handed over to India

Before his return to India, Pakistan government released IAF pilot Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman's video message to the local media in which he said as to how he was captured

Abhinandan Varthaman returns to India via Wagah border; IAF happy to have him back, says Air Vice-Marshal RGK Kapoor
India

Abhinandan Varthaman returns to India via Wagah border; IAF happy to have him back, says Air Vice-Marshal RGK Kapoor

Wearing blue blazer and grey trousers, he crossed over into India from the Attari-Wagah border at 9.20 pm. He was handed over by the Pakistan Rangers to the Border Security Force (BSF) following paperwork.

IAF pilot Abhinandan return updates: Airman to be flown to Delhi from Amritsar; Modi tweets 'welcome home'
India

IAF pilot Abhinandan return updates: Airman to be flown to Delhi from Amritsar; Modi tweets 'welcome home'

Abhinandan Varthaman LIVE updates: Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman was handed over to Indian authorities at Wagah-Attari border on Friday. Prime Minister Narendra Modi welcomed Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman. "The nation is proud of your exemplary courage. Our armed forces are an inspiration for 130 crore Indians," he said.

IAF pilot to be released at Wagah-Attari border: All you need to know about the historical line between the two villages
India

IAF pilot to be released at Wagah-Attari border: All you need to know about the historical line between the two villages

As Wing Commander Abhinandan looks increasingly likely to return, the focus of the ongoing tensions between India and Pakistan has shifted to the reported venue where the handover of the prisoner will take place, the historical Wagah-Attari border.

No exchange of sweets between Indian, Pakistani forces at Attari-Wagah border after jawan loses life in ceasefire violation
India

No exchange of sweets between Indian, Pakistani forces at Attari-Wagah border after jawan loses life in ceasefire violation

Amid strained India-Pakistan relations, the Border Security Force and Pakistani rangers did not exchange sweets at the Attari-Wagah border

Pakistan examining proposal for DGMO-level talks with India to ease tension: Report
India

Pakistan examining proposal for DGMO-level talks with India to ease tension: Report

A Pakistan defence ministry official in a meeting on Monday told the Senate defence committee that a "fresh proposal of DGMOs' (Director Generals of Military Operations) meeting is being considered,

BJP calls for closure of cross-LoC trade, terms it a source of terrorism funding
India

BJP calls for closure of cross-LoC trade, terms it a source of terrorism funding

The Jammu and Kashmir BJP unit on Tuesday called for closure of cross-LoC trade, terming it a "source of terrorism funding".

Centre blocks Pakistani train from entering India, 300 Sikh pilgrims stranded on Attari border
India

Centre blocks Pakistani train from entering India, 300 Sikh pilgrims stranded on Attari border

Nearly 300 pilgrims, mostly Sikhs, from different parts of India were stranded at the Attari railway station near Amritsar on Wednesday after the Centre didn't allow a special train from Pakistan to enter India.

Kirpal Singh's body arrives in India: Fresh post-mortem yet to establish cause of death
India

Kirpal Singh's body arrives in India: Fresh post-mortem yet to establish cause of death

The family would perform Kirpal Singh's last rites in Gurdaspur once his body was handed over to them after a fresh post mortem is conducted in India.

Officials' no-show leaves 87 Indian fishermen stranded at Wagah border
India

Officials' no-show leaves 87 Indian fishermen stranded at Wagah border

A group of Indian fishermen could not cross over to Attari from Wagah at the joint border checkpost on Monday as authorities from New Delhi did not arrive