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3 arrested for murder of Suresh Raina's relatives

16 Sep 2020

3 arrested for murder of Suresh Raina's relatives

Three members of an inter-state gang of robbers have been arrested for the murdering cricketer Suresh Raina's two relatives in Pathankot on August 19.

After pulling out of IPL, Suresh Raina hints at return

02 Sep 2020

After pulling out of IPL, Suresh Raina hints at return

Indian middle-order batsman Suresh Raina has hinted at his comeback in the Indian Premier League, days after pulling out of the tournament.

Protests against Raveena Tandon, Farah Khan, Bharti Singh in Punjab

29 Dec 2019

Protests against Raveena Tandon, Farah Khan, Bharti Singh in Punjab

On Friday, peaceful protests were carried out in several parts of Punjab against actor Raveena Tandon, director/choreographer Farah Khan, and comedian Bharti Singh, for allegedly hurting the religious sentiments of the Christian community on a television program.

8 Apache attack choppers inducted into IAF at Pathankot airbase

03 Sep 2019

8 Apache attack choppers inducted into IAF at Pathankot airbase

The Indian Air Force inducted eight Apache helicopters today at the Pathankot Air Force Station in Punjab.

Kathua rape case: Officer reveals how Sanji Ram was caught

12 Jun 2019

Kathua rape case: Officer reveals how Sanji Ram was caught

Earlier this week, an eight-year-old girl who was repeatedly raped and brutally murdered finally got justice.

Kathua rape case: Three guilty sentenced to life imprisonment

10 Jun 2019

Kathua rape case: Three guilty sentenced to life imprisonment

In the horrific Kathua rape and murder case, three prime convicts were sentenced to life imprisonment by the Pathankot court on Monday.

Kathua Case: 6 held guilty of 8-year-old's rape, murder

10 Jun 2019

Kathua Case: 6 held guilty of 8-year-old's rape, murder

In what comes as a sigh of relief for those who have faith in the judiciary, Pathankot court on Monday convicted six of the seven accused in the horrific Kathua rape and murder case.

Masood Azhar, afflicted with renal failure, being treated in Army-hospital?

02 Mar 2019

Masood Azhar, afflicted with renal failure, being treated in Army-hospital?

Masood Azhar, the founder of the dreaded terrorist group Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM), is suspected to be afflicted with renal failure and is under regular dialysis at an army hospital in Rawalpindi in Pakistan, officials in New Delhi said today.

Two JeM-terrorists may have entered Delhi, photo released, alert sounded

21 Nov 2018

Two JeM-terrorists may have entered Delhi, photo released, alert sounded

The Delhi police on Tuesday sounded an alert saying two alleged Jaish-e-Mohammed operatives may have entered the city.

Kathua rape case: Pathankot court frames charges against the accused

07 Jun 2018

Kathua rape case: Pathankot court frames charges against the accused

The Pathankot district and sessions court, which was hearing the Kathua rape and murder case, has framed charges against seven of the eight accused in the case. The eighth accused in the case is a juvenile.

Kathua: SC says no to CBI-inquiry, transfers trial to Pathankot

07 May 2018

Kathua: SC says no to CBI-inquiry, transfers trial to Pathankot

After much hue and cry, the SC has transferred the Kathua gangrape-murder case to a Pathankot court, also ruling out a CBI inquiry.

Pathankot: High alert issued after local claims sighting suspected terrorists

16 Apr 2018

Pathankot: High alert issued after local claims sighting suspected terrorists

Security forces today put the city of Pathankot in Punjab on high alert after a local claimed to have given a lift to two suspected terrorists.

Heightened India-Pakistan tension over Jadhav, soldiers' killing

27 Dec 2017

Heightened India-Pakistan tension over Jadhav, soldiers' killing

Last year, India-Pakistan relations were tense. Friction had risen after the January'16 Pathankot attack, which was followed by the Burhan Wani fallout, Uri attack, "surgical strikes", increased ceasefire violations and terror activities.

Pathankot attack: In confidential NSA-level talks, India confronts Pakistan

26 Nov 2017

Pathankot attack: In confidential NSA-level talks, India confronts Pakistan

Reports have surfaced about a secret dialogue between Indian NSA Ajit Doval and his Pakistani counterpart, Lieutenant-General Nasser Khan Janjua.

JeM chief spews venom against Modi, tries inciting Indian Muslims

25 Jul 2017

JeM chief spews venom against Modi, tries inciting Indian Muslims

Pakistan-based terror group Jaish-e-Mohammed's (JeM) chief Maulana Masood Azhar has attempted to incite Indian Muslims in a column published in the outfit's journal Al-Qalam.

High alert in Pathankot after suspicious bag recovered

29 May 2017

High alert in Pathankot after suspicious bag recovered

A high alert was sounded in Pathankot, the venue of the 2016 terrorist attack that left seven security personnel dead, after a suspicious bag was found in the area.

Beheadings of Indian soldiers: Pak destabilizing South Asia

04 May 2017

Beheadings of Indian soldiers: Pak destabilizing South Asia

The recent beheadings of Indian soldiers by Pakistani armed forces along the LoC have led to a new low-point in bilateral relations.

Bomb scare at Amritsar airport

15 Mar 2017

Bomb scare at Amritsar airport

An unidentified briefcase was found at the parking lot of the Amritsar airport, leading to a bomb scare.

Pathankot Attack: NIA names JeM chief Azhar, aides proclaimed offenders

10 Mar 2017

Pathankot Attack: NIA names JeM chief Azhar, aides proclaimed offenders

The NIA has named JeM Chief Maulana Masood Azhar and his accomplices as proclaimed offenders under its chargesheet. The NIA also stated that a red corner notice was issued against Azhar and his associates.

NSG ignored distress call of 2 guards: Officer

05 Feb 2017

NSG ignored distress call of 2 guards: Officer

In an official statement to the NIA, an air force officer has alleged that the NSG ignored a distress call made by guards who were pinned down by terrorists during the Pathankot attack.

UN Sec-General to get dossier from Pak about India's interference

01 Jan 2017

UN Sec-General to get dossier from Pak about India's interference

Pakistan's permanent representative to the UN, Maleeha Lodhi will present a dossier on alleged "Indian interference" in its affairs to incoming UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres on 2nd January.

PM Modi's 2016 foreign policy mission accomplished

30 Dec 2016

PM Modi's 2016 foreign policy mission accomplished

Prime Minister Modi's third year in office had effectively been a time of foreign policy consolidation.

Looking back at 2016

29 Dec 2016

Looking back at 2016

The year 2016 has witnessed several political upheavals both domestically as well as internationally.

Evidence pointing to JeM's involvement in other attacks

22 Dec 2016

Evidence pointing to JeM's involvement in other attacks

The Pathankot attackers' main handler, Kashif Jan, claimed he planned attacks at Kathua and Samba on 20-21 Mar'15 in his Facebook messages.

Russia slams "double standards" in fight against terror

27 Oct 2016

Russia slams "double standards" in fight against terror

Russian Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu said that it was essential for all responsible powers to come together to battle the menace of terror.

Pakistan will attend December meet on Afghanistan in Amritsar

25 Oct 2016

Pakistan will attend December meet on Afghanistan in Amritsar

Sartaj Aziz, Adviser to Pakistan's PM on Foreign Affairs claimed that Pakistan will be present at the Heart of Asia conference on Afghanistan in Amritsar this December.

US to Pak: Act against terror or we will

23 Oct 2016

US to Pak: Act against terror or we will

The US threatened to take unilateral action against terror-groups in Pakistan if the ISI fails to do so on its own.

Pak envoy says Pak not isolated

07 Oct 2016

Pak envoy says Pak not isolated

Pakistan's Special Envoy on Kashmir, while speaking to an audience in Washington at the Stimson's Center, stated that Pakistan has not been isolated internationally.

Pakistan unites after India responds to Uri

03 Oct 2016

Pakistan unites after India responds to Uri

Pakistan's PM Nawaz Sharif has called an all-party meeting to address the ongoing Indo-Pak tension and identify an appropriate response.

Uri attack: Modi to skip SAARC summit in Pak

28 Sep 2016

Uri attack: Modi to skip SAARC summit in Pak

As Indo-Pak tensions escalated over the Uri attack, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will skip the SAARC Summit in Islamabad scheduled for November this year.

World reacts to Uri attack, Pak isolated

22 Sep 2016

World reacts to Uri attack, Pak isolated

In the wake of the Uri attacks world leaders expressed solidarity with India on the issue.