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Pakistan to release 2 'missing' Indian High Commission officials: Report

15 Jun 2020

Pakistan to release 2 'missing' Indian High Commission officials: Report

Hours after two Indian High Commission officials had gone missing in Pakistan, reports emerged that the officials had been arrested.

Pakistan: Two Indian High Commission officials go missing

15 Jun 2020

Pakistan: Two Indian High Commission officials go missing

In an unsavory turn of events, two Indian High Commission officials went missing in Pakistan on Monday, prompting New Delhi to register a strong protest both in the neighboring country and here.

Sikh pilgrims can visit Kartarpur without passport, announces Imran Khan

01 Nov 2019

Sikh pilgrims can visit Kartarpur without passport, announces Imran Khan

On Friday, Pakistan's Prime Minister Imran Khan gave a gift to Sikh pilgrims from India, who are planning to pay a visit to Kartarpur Gurudwara across the border.

India seeks access to Kulbhushan, demands repatriation of 400 prisoners

03 Apr 2019

India seeks access to Kulbhushan, demands repatriation of 400 prisoners

The External Affairs Ministry issued a note verbale to Pakistan High Commission on Tuesday seeking access to Kulbhushan Jadhav, who has been arrested on charges of espionage.

Modi messaged me, says Imran Khan on Pakistan Day's eve

23 Mar 2019

Modi messaged me, says Imran Khan on Pakistan Day's eve

Days after India and Pakistan witnessed worst escalation since 1999 Kargil war, Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan tweeted on Friday that he received a message from his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi on the eve of Pakistan Day.

Pulwama attack: Prashant Bhushan justifies terror, netizens school him

17 Feb 2019

Pulwama attack: Prashant Bhushan justifies terror, netizens school him

While the Pulwama terror attack jolted the entire nation, senior lawyer Prashant Bhushan ended up justifying terrorism with a tweet which got him flak from various social media users.

India lodges protest with Pakistan over diplomat harassment, terrorism speech

22 Jan 2019

India lodges protest with Pakistan over diplomat harassment, terrorism speech

Days after a Delhi woman lodged a complaint against a Pakistan High Commission staffer for allegedly touching her inappropriately, India has accused Pakistan of taking retaliatory action against two staff members of its High Commission.

'Accidental PM' releases in Pakistan, and Kher is being trolled

18 Jan 2019

'Accidental PM' releases in Pakistan, and Kher is being trolled

Earlier today, actor Anupam Kher revealed his movie The Accidental Prime Minister has hit screens in Pakistan and shared a picture with details.

Pakistan hits back, refuses to let accident-accused US diplomat leave

13 May 2018

Pakistan hits back, refuses to let accident-accused US diplomat leave

In the latest in a series of retaliatory actions against each other, Pakistan yesterday turned back a US aircraft that had arrived to collect Col Joseph Emanuel Hall, a diplomat involved in a fatal road accident.

In a first, Pakistani diplomats on NIA's 'wanted' list

09 Apr 2018

In a first, Pakistani diplomats on NIA's 'wanted' list

In a first, Pakistani diplomats have been named in the National Investigation Agency's (NIA) 'wanted' list.

The blame game: India-Pakistan bilateral ties under strain once again

17 Mar 2018

The blame game: India-Pakistan bilateral ties under strain once again

Pakistan on Friday withdrew participation from the World Trade Organization's ministerial meeting in India on March 19-20, striking another blow on ongoing diplomatic standoff between the two nations.

Baloch and Indian-American activists in Washington slam 'Chappal Chor Pakistan'

08 Jan 2018

Baloch and Indian-American activists in Washington slam 'Chappal Chor Pakistan'

Balochistan activists and Indian-Americans protested against "Chappal Chor Pakistan" outside its embassy in Washington.

#JutaBhejoPakistan: Why is this BJP leader sending slippers to Pakistan?

29 Dec 2017

#JutaBhejoPakistan: Why is this BJP leader sending slippers to Pakistan?

Indians have no dearth of novel ideas to register their protest. Now, BJP's Delhi spokesperson Tajinder Bagga kick-started a #JutaBhejoPakistan campaign to mock Pakistan for confiscating Kulbhushan Jadhav's wife's footwear for "security reasons."

Imran Tahir 'humiliated and expelled' in Birmingham

06 Sep 2017

Imran Tahir 'humiliated and expelled' in Birmingham

South African star leg-spinner Imran Tahir was 'humiliated and expelled' by the Pakistan Consulate in Birmingham when he went to get his visa in order to play for the World XI side, which is scheduled to tour Pakistan later this month.

Sohail Mahmood's appointment as Pak high commissioner makes India positive

28 Aug 2017

Sohail Mahmood's appointment as Pak high commissioner makes India positive

Sohail Mahmood is set to take over as Pakistan's new high commissioner to India, a reason for positivity for New Delhi.

Got fake Aadhaar cards for just Rs. 100, say Pakistanis

28 May 2017

Got fake Aadhaar cards for just Rs. 100, say Pakistanis

The three Pakistanis who were arrested in Bengaluru last week stated that they procured fake identifying documents including fake Aadhaar cards for just Rs. 100 each.

Sohail Mahmood to be new Pak envoy to India

09 May 2017

Sohail Mahmood to be new Pak envoy to India

Sources stated that Sohail Mahmood is set to become Pakistan's new High Commissioner to India, as Abdul Basit's tenure has drawn to a close.

Pakistan may announce a new envoy to India

18 Feb 2017

Pakistan may announce a new envoy to India

Pakistan may soon appoint a new envoy to India after current high commissioner, Abdul Basit, completes his three year term in March.

Govt to RS: Over 200 active terrorists in J&K

24 Nov 2016

Govt to RS: Over 200 active terrorists in J&K

The government informed the Rajya Sabha in a written statement that the situation in Jammu and Kashmir is still tense as "nearly 200 terrorists are active in the state."

NIA to expose Pak army's role in terror

07 Nov 2016

NIA to expose Pak army's role in terror

The National Investigation Agency is set to file a chargesheet against Lashkar-e-Taiba terrorist Bahadur Ali, who was captured after the killing of Burhan Wani.

Over 300 terrorists still active: J&K DGP

06 Nov 2016

Over 300 terrorists still active: J&K DGP

Jammu and Kashmir's DGP K Rajendra said the situation in Kashmir is "extremely fragile", adding that over 300 terrorists were still active in the state.

Authorities uncover bigger ISI ring in Pak High Commission

02 Nov 2016

Authorities uncover bigger ISI ring in Pak High Commission

Mehmood Akhtar, the Pakistan High Commission employee who was arrested for espionage has revealed that he was part of larger, more elaborate ISI spy ring.

Pak to withdraw High Commission staffers

01 Nov 2016

Pak to withdraw High Commission staffers

Sources revealed that Pakistan is considering replacing officials from its High Commission in India after several individuals were named by Mehmood Akhtar during his interrogation.

What made news last week?

31 Oct 2016

What made news last week?

Things seem to be getting murkier within the Samajwadi Party, with the leadership assuring that all is well, while the Akhilesh-Shivpal spat continued unabated.

Samajwadi Party aide arrested for espionage

30 Oct 2016

Samajwadi Party aide arrested for espionage

Farhat Khan, the personal assistant to SP Rajya Sabha MP Chaudhary Munawwar Saleem, has been arrested for spying for Pakistan's ISI.

Pak High Commission official expelled for espionage

28 Oct 2016

Pak High Commission official expelled for espionage

Mehmood Akhtar, a visa officer at the Pakistan High Commission has been expelled from the country after being caught buying classified documents about the Indian army.

Pak High Commission staff held for spying

27 Oct 2016

Pak High Commission staff held for spying

A staffer working in the Pakistan High Commission, under Envoy Abdul Basit was held for carrying out espionage activities.

LeT claims responsibility for Uri attacks in posters

25 Oct 2016

LeT claims responsibility for Uri attacks in posters

Posters appeared across streets in Gujranwala, Punjab province, Pakistan depicting the Lashkar-e-Taiba claiming responsibility for the Uri attacks.

A Pakistani spy held in J&K's Samba region

22 Oct 2016

A Pakistani spy held in J&K's Samba region

A Pakistani spy was detained in J&K's Samba sector.

250 terrorists hiding in Kashmir: Intelligence sources

11 Oct 2016

250 terrorists hiding in Kashmir: Intelligence sources

Intelligence sources have told the government that over 250 terrorists are hiding inside the Kashmir valley, awaiting an opportunity to target Indian security forces to avenge the Uri attacks.

Pakistan may activate sleeper cells after surgical strikes

09 Oct 2016

Pakistan may activate sleeper cells after surgical strikes

Experts have stated that Pakistan based terror organizations may activate their sleeper cells in India in the wake of the army's surgical strike across the LoC.