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‘Knowledge gap widens gulf between South Asian nations’


March 10th, 2012 - 6:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 10 (IANS) People in the South Asian region have little knowledge about each other that widens the gulf between them, experts at a regional conference said Saturday. ... Read more...

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Indian-origin British lawyer fights for Kargil martyr


December 11th, 2011 - 3:11 pm ICT by IANS
Palampur (Himachal Pradesh), Dec 11 (IANS) Twelve years after the Kargil conflict between India and Pakistan, a new 'battle' is on - to get justice for an Indian Army officer ... Read more...

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Jehadis want an India-Pakistan nuke war: Hiro


November 16th, 2011 - 5:48 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 16 (IANS) Islamists want to see a nuclear conflict between India and Pakistan but jehadi appeal in India is waning because Muslims in the country believe ... Read more...

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US not ready to link Pakistan aid to action against LeT


October 28th, 2011 - 11:23 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 28 (IANS) Though worried about another Mumbai-type attack on India, the United States is as yet unwilling to link its aid to Pakistan to a crackdown on Lashkar-e-Taiba ... Read more...

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`Pakistan stands to gain from Osama’s death’


May 13th, 2011 - 11:22 am ICT by IANS
Toronto, May 13 (IANS) Pakistan "stands to gain" from the death of Osama bin Laden and an early withdrawal of US-led NATO forces will only help Islamabad realise its ... Read more...

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US lawmakers raise questions about Pakistan, but defend aid


May 6th, 2011 - 12:16 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 6 (IANS) As members of US Congress raised "real and serious questions" about Islamabad's role in the Osama bin Laden affair, a key supporter said a break with ... Read more...

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Cameron’s F-word rant at reporter over ‘UK responsible for world’s problems’ remark


April 10th, 2011 - 1:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 10(ANI): British Prime Minister David Cameron, who had held his own country responsible for many of the world's historic problems, including the Kashmir conflict between India and Pakistan, swore ... Read more...

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Britain responsible for many of world’s problems, including Kashmir: Cameron


April 6th, 2011 - 11:29 am ICT by ANI
Islamabad, April 6(ANI): British Prime Minister David Cameron has held his own country responsible for many of the world's historic problems, including the Kashmir conflict between India and Pakistan.Cameron's remarks came ... Read more...

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‘Even a partly successful US-Taliban negotiation will favour Afghan strategy’


February 19th, 2011 - 5:08 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Feb 19(ANI): Pulitzer Prize-winning American journalist Steve Coll believes that it is past time for the US to shift some of its capacity for risk-taking in the war off ... Read more...

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US fears terrorists might provoke India, Pakistan conflict


February 18th, 2011 - 11:29 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Feb 18 (IANS) US Defence Secretary Robert Gates worries about the future of Pakistan, fearing that terrorist groups might try to provoke a conflict between India and Pakistan to ... Read more...

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Musharraf responsible for Kargil conflict: Ex-ISI chief


November 1st, 2010 - 12:52 am ICT by IANS
By Awais Saleem Islamabad, Oct 31 (IANS) Pakistan's former president Pervez Musharraf and his close associates were responsible for the 1999 Kargil conflict between India and Pakistan, the then chief of Pakistani ... Read more...

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Antony pays tribute to Kargil martyrs


July 26th, 2010 - 9:44 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 26 (ANI): Defence Minister A K Antony led the nation in paying tributes to Kargil martyrs, on the occasion of Kargil Vijay Diwas, at Amar Jawan Jyoti in the ... Read more...

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US commander to talk anti-terror cooperation with India


July 23rd, 2010 - 3:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 23 (IANS) The highest ranking officer of the US armed forces, Admiral Michael Mullen, will Friday meet Defence Minister A.K. Antony and other officials here to discuss terror ... Read more...

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US has no choice but to “stay engaged” with ISI despite reservations : Mullen


July 23rd, 2010 - 1:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 23 (ANI): A top Obama administration official has said that the US has no choice but to "stay engaged" with Pakistan's Inter Services Intelligence (ISI) considering the important role ... Read more...

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Army’s Northern Command observes Raising Day


June 17th, 2010 - 6:20 pm ICT by IANS
Udhampur (Jammu and Kashmir), June 17 (IANS) The Indian Army's Northern Command, which guards the frontiers with Pakistan and China in Jammu and Kashmir, Thursday celebrated its 39th Raising Day by reiterating ... Read more...

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Bangladesh remembers ‘Mujibnagar’ era


April 17th, 2010 - 8:19 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, April 17 (IANS) Bangladesh Saturday observed the 40th anniversary of the inauguration of its provisional government, when its then green and golden flag was unfurled for the first time at ... Read more...

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‘Pak must guarantee elimination of extremists on its soil for possible N-deal with US’


February 11th, 2010 - 2:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb.11 (ANI): Pakistan has been pushing the United States to enter into a civil nuclear deal with it, similar to India, however, an American expert believes that unless Islamabad takes on ... Read more...

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`Another Mumbai type attack possible to provoke India-Pakistan conflict’


January 5th, 2010 - 2:16 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Jan 5 (IANS) A leading US strategic think tank has suggested the possibility of another Mumbai type attack, saying "there is a strong jihadist strategic intent to launch a ... Read more...

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CIA preparing to expand drone attacks inside Pak under Obama’s new strategy


December 4th, 2009 - 5:18 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Dec.4 (ANI): While President Obama has decided to send in more troops to Afghanistan to facilitate the 'war on terror' in that country, he is also planning to allow ... Read more...

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Al Qaeda helping LeT plot terror attacks in India: US


December 4th, 2009 - 12:34 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Dec 4 (IANS) US Defence Secretary Robert Gates has accused Al Qaeda of helping Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT), a Pakistan based terrorist outfit blamed for the Mumbai terror attacks last ... Read more...

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Al-Qaeda helping Lashkar to ignite war between India, Pakistan: Gates


December 4th, 2009 - 12:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec.4 (ANI): US Defence Secretary, Robert Gates has expressed fears about Al-Qaeda trying to ignite war between India and Pakistan in its bid to destabilise the latter and gain control of ... Read more...

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Kashmir is disputed territory, says Geelani


December 3rd, 2009 - 4:10 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, Dec.3 (ANI): Kashmir is not an integral part of India, it is disputed, claimed Syed Ali Shah Geelani, the chairman of the hardline faction of the separatist All Parties Hurriyat ... Read more...

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Indian Army says Pakistan capitalising on ceasefire to strengthen defence


October 29th, 2009 - 5:42 pm ICT by ANI
Akhnoor, Oct 29 (ANI): Major General K. Majumdar, General Officer Commanding (GOC) of Indian Army's 10 Division has said that Pakistan is taking advantage of the ceasefire to strengthen its defence along ... Read more...

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Families of Kargil martyrs complain of government apathy


July 24th, 2009 - 7:39 pm ICT by ANI
Kaloa (Jammu and Kashmir), July 24 (ANI): Families of the 13 youngsters from Kaloa village in Jammu and Kashmir, who laid down their lives in the 1999 Kargil conflict between India and ... Read more...

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Pakistan would have attacked India in 1998: Gohar Ayub Khan


April 18th, 2009 - 6:17 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 18 (IANS) Pakistan would have launched a full-fledged air attack had India attempted to prevent its 1998 nuclear tests, maverick politician and former foreign minister Gohar Ayub Khan says in ... Read more...

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Let’s resolve disputes for an Asian century: Musharraf


March 8th, 2009 - 5:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 8 (IANS) Steering clear of contentious issues, former Pakistan president Pervez Musharraf Sunday underlined the need for Pakistan and India to resolve all disputes so that they can expand ... Read more...

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Bruce Riedel says terrorism, a cancer in Pakistan


January 17th, 2009 - 2:30 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 17 (ANI): US political analyst Bruce Riedel has termed the Mumbai attacks, a vintage of Al Qaeda''s global jehad mission targeting Americans, Indians and Israelis. Speaking at a function in ... Read more...

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Pak tells China it is entitled to defend the nation


December 30th, 2008 - 7:36 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Dec. 30 (ANI): The Pakistan government has told a visiting Chinese delegation that it has the right to defend its sovereignty and territorial integrity in case of aggression from the ... Read more...

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US warns Pak to act or else it will not able to save it fourth time


December 21st, 2008 - 12:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 21 (ANI): Pakistan has been clearly informed that the United States is not satisfied with what Pakistan had done so far for eradicating terrorism from its soil, with Washington ... Read more...

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US worried Mumbai attacks may hit war in Afghanistan


December 3rd, 2008 - 5:12 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 3 (IANS) The rapid downslide in India-Pakistan relations in the wake of the Mumbai terror strikes has alarmed the US as it feels that any confrontation between the two ... Read more...

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Mumbai attacks might change US initiative on War on Terror


December 2nd, 2008 - 1:15 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec.2 (ANI): The terrorist attacks in Mumbai could fundamentally change the U.S. war on terror as President Bush hands over over to President-elect Barack Obama. Analysts believe that in the wake ... Read more...

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India, Pakistan to hold fifth round of dialogue in April


March 12th, 2008 - 2:16 pm ICT by admin
New Delhi, March 12 (IANS) With Pakistan's new government optimistic about expanding ties with India, the two countries are to hold the fifth round of composite dialogue when Foreign Secretary Shivshanakar Menon ... Read more...

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Zardari says Kashmir issue must not affect India-Pakistan trade


March 7th, 2008 - 9:01 pm ICT by admin
Islamabad, Mar 7 (ANI): Pakistan People's Party (PPP) co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari has said that the differences over the Kashmir issue should not prevent Pakistan and India from reaping benefit of "trade ... Read more...

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