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26 Godhra residents stranded in Pakistan following suspension of Thar Express, Samjhauta Express return to India
India

26 Godhra residents stranded in Pakistan following suspension of Thar Express, Samjhauta Express return to India

Held up in Karachi after suspension of the Samjhauta Express and Thar Express, 26 Muslim residents from Godhra in Gujarat returned to India on Saturday via the Wagah border

Pakistan suspends Samjhauta Express train service with India; railway minister Sheikh Rashid Ahmed says it will not operate till he holds post
India

Pakistan suspends Samjhauta Express train service with India; railway minister Sheikh Rashid Ahmed says it will not operate till he holds post

Pakistan's railway minister Sheikh Rashid Ahmed said the bogies of the Samjhauta Express will now be used for passengers travelling on the occasion of Eid.

Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal gifts 12 pilgrimage circuits by train to senior citizens
India

Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal gifts 12 pilgrimage circuits by train to senior citizens

The Delhi government on Tuesday added seven more routes to the Mukhyamantri Tirth Yatra scheme that provides free pilgrimage trips to senior citizens.

Kartarpur corridor talks: India-Pakistan officials to meet at Wagah-Attari border today; infrastructure and safety among key agendas
World

Kartarpur corridor talks: India-Pakistan officials to meet at Wagah-Attari border today; infrastructure and safety among key agendas

New Delhi is looking forward to the upcoming talks with Islamabad and will take up a number of key issues, including infrastructure, pilgrims' movement, and safety, government sources had said on Friday.

Firstpost Explains: Here's how you can avail of the Delhi government's Mukhyamntri Tirth Yatra Yojana
India

Firstpost Explains: Here's how you can avail of the Delhi government's Mukhyamntri Tirth Yatra Yojana

The cabinet approved the Revenue Department proposal to begin the scheme titled Mukhyamantri Tirth Yatra Yojana to enable 1,100 senior citizens from each Assembly Constituency per year to undertake free pilgrimages

Experts from New Delhi, Islamabad to meet at Wagah border on 14 July to discuss modalities of Kartarpur corridor: Pakistan Foreign Office
India

Experts from New Delhi, Islamabad to meet at Wagah border on 14 July to discuss modalities of Kartarpur corridor: Pakistan Foreign Office

Experts from India and Pakistan will meet on Sunday at the Wagah border to discuss the draft agreement for finalising the modalities of the Kartarpur corridor and related technical issues, Pakistan Foreign Office said on Thursday.

Delhi Talks: Nationalism reduced to hatred against minorities, lower castes, neighbouring country, says activist Syeda Saiyidain Hameed
India

Delhi Talks: Nationalism reduced to hatred against minorities, lower castes, neighbouring country, says activist Syeda Saiyidain Hameed

'Hatred against women who dare to come out and declare their personhood is palpable everywhere,' says activist Syeda Saiyidain Hameed.

Pakistan releases Indian national who mistakenly crossed border from Jammu and Kashmir seven years ago
India

Pakistan releases Indian national who mistakenly crossed border from Jammu and Kashmir seven years ago

An Indian national, who mistakenly crossed into Pakistan nearly seven years ago, has been handed over to the Border Security Force on Monday

Mahmood Qureshi calls death of Pakistani prisoner at Jaipur jail ‘complete failure of India’, demands inquiry, autopsy report
India

Mahmood Qureshi calls death of Pakistani prisoner at Jaipur jail ‘complete failure of India’, demands inquiry, autopsy report

Pakistan asked India to immediately share findings of the inquiry, post-mortem report of a Pakistani prisoner who was allegedly killed by fellow prisoners

In India-Pakistan air strikes and ensuing prime time frenzy, facts and journalism have been casualties
India

In India-Pakistan air strikes and ensuing prime time frenzy, facts and journalism have been casualties

Most TV channels are on a free-for-all mission, where the objective is to attain stratospheric decibel levels based on their own perception of what the truth ought to be.

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.

To avenge Pulwama attack, India must dismantle local jihadi ecosystem, launch covert action inside Pakistan
India

To avenge Pulwama attack, India must dismantle local jihadi ecosystem, launch covert action inside Pakistan

JeM has claimed the responsibility for the Pulwama attack and it is no secret that its chief and most wanted terrorist Masood Azhar operates from Bahawalpur and Rawalpindi

Hamid Ansari to return to India via Wagah today: Indian national was in Pakistani custody for six years on espionage charges
India

Hamid Ansari to return to India via Wagah today: Indian national was in Pakistani custody for six years on espionage charges

Hamid Ansari had entered Pakistan on 12 November using fake identification documents to meet a woman from Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province who he had befriended on Facebook. He has been in Pakistani custody since then.

Pakistan celebrates 72nd Independence Day: Prime minister-in-waiting Imran Khan says reason to be optimistic despite economic crises
World

Pakistan celebrates 72nd Independence Day: Prime minister-in-waiting Imran Khan says reason to be optimistic despite economic crises

The day-long festivities for Pakistan's independence day began with thanksgiving prayers and the hoisting of the national flag at all the important public buildings in the country, which had been decorated with bunting and lights ahead of 14 August

Pakistan releases 30 Indian prisoners as goodwill gesture ahead of its Independence Day, hopes India will reciprocate in similar way
World

Pakistan releases 30 Indian prisoners as goodwill gesture ahead of its Independence Day, hopes India will reciprocate in similar way

Over 470 Indians, including 418 fishermen, are detained in Pakistan's jails, according to a government report submitted before the country's Supreme Court in July.

Two Gujarat fishermen to be released from Pakistan jail today; state officials to receive duo at Wagah-Attari border
India

Two Gujarat fishermen to be released from Pakistan jail today; state officials to receive duo at Wagah-Attari border

Two fishermen from Gujarat — one of them suffering from cancer — will be released by the Pakistani authorities on Friday, a state government official said on Thursday.

Pakistan releases 145 fishermen as goodwill gesture as war of words over Kulbhushan Jadhav rages
India

Pakistan releases 145 fishermen as goodwill gesture as war of words over Kulbhushan Jadhav rages

Pakistani has freed 145 Indian fishermen, held for allegedly fishing in its territorial waters, as a goodwill gesture amidst a war of words between Islamabad and New Delhi on the circumstances in which a recent meeting between Kulbhushan Jadhav and his family took place

Pakistan authorities arrest 28 Indian fishermen for fishing in its territorial waters
India

Pakistan authorities arrest 28 Indian fishermen for fishing in its territorial waters

Pakistan arrested at least 28 Indians for allegedly fishing in their territorial waters, a day after it announced the release of 291 Indian fishermen on humanitarian grounds over the next couple of weeks

Pakistan to release 291 Indian fishermen in two phases as goodwill gesture, says interior ministry
India

Pakistan to release 291 Indian fishermen in two phases as goodwill gesture, says interior ministry

Pakistan on Thursday said it will release 291 Indian fishermen, held for allegedly violating its territorial waters, as a goodwill gesture.