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US acts on its own: Pakistani daily


August 27th, 2012 - 11:29 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 27 (IANS) Drone strikes show that there has been no real change in the relations between the US and Pakistan, said a daily that criticised Washington for continuing ... Read more...

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Pakistan wants ‘appropriate’ apology from US, says envoy


June 19th, 2012 - 2:38 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 19 (IANS) Pakistan wants an "appropriate" apology from the US over the NATO air strike last year that killed its two dozen soldiers, the country's ambassador to Washington ... Read more...

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Chinese intrusion: Dhumal writes to Manmohan Singh


March 25th, 2012 - 9:35 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, March 25 (IANS) Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Prem Kumar Dhumal Sunday wrote to Prime Minister Manmohan Singh expressing concern over repeated Chinese incursions into Indian territory."Long-range missiles on ... Read more...

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Pakistan may allow US military trainers: US media (Lead)


January 21st, 2012 - 7:22 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 21 (IANS) Pakistan may invite US military trainers back "as early as April or May" but it has ruled out allowing US drones into the country again, ... Read more...

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Pakistan may allow US military trainers: US media


January 21st, 2012 - 3:52 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 21 (IANS) Pakistan may invite US military trainers back "as early as April or May" but it has ruled out allowing CIA drones into the country again, ... Read more...

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Chinese incursion issues are resolved amicably: India


September 29th, 2011 - 3:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 29 (IANS) India Thursday downplayed reported Chinese intrusions into its territory, saying these happen due to a difference in perception about the Line of Actual Control ... Read more...

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Mechanism soon to resolve border row with China: Antony


September 27th, 2011 - 4:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 27 (IANS) India Tuesday said it was evolving a joint mechanism with China to resolve their long-pending territorial dispute, while it acknowledged that the border had remained ... Read more...

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Pakistan lodges protest with Afghanistan over attacks


August 28th, 2011 - 4:16 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 28 (IANS) Pakistan has lodged a protest with Afghanistan over the cross-border raids by Taliban on seven Pakistani check posts that left 25 security personnel dead.The army ... Read more...

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No airspace violation in eastern India: IAF


July 27th, 2011 - 9:01 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, July 27 (IANS) There have been no incursions into India's eastern airspace in the recent past, an Indian Air Force (IAF) officer said Wednesday.IAF vice chief-designate Air Marshal K.K. ... Read more...

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IAF to induct more fighters, radars in northeast


July 27th, 2011 - 7:05 pm ICT by IANS
Shillong, July 27 (IANS) The Indian Air Force (IAF) will induct more Sukhoi Su-30 combat jets, as also more radars in the northeast as part of a strategic deployment of ... Read more...

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US should re-serve 9/11-like ultimatum to Pak to crack down on terror: WSJ


April 16th, 2011 - 1:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 16(ANI): Pakistan needs to be served an ultimatum by the United States on the same lines as the warning given to it immediately after the 9/11 terror attacks, a ... Read more...

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Pak caught between a ‘rock and hard place’ in ‘tug of war’ with US: Editorial


April 15th, 2011 - 5:50 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, April 15(ANI): Pakistan and the United States are locked in an uneasy embrace, where they do not trust each other but need each other's help, resulting in a tug of ... Read more...

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Al- Qaeda returns to Afghanistan: US, Afghan officials


April 6th, 2011 - 6:17 pm ICT by ANI
Kabul, Apr 6 (ANI): Militant Islamist group Al-Qaeda is re-establishing itself as a force in Afghanistan's Korengal valley, claim both the US and Afghan officials.Over the past six to eight months, ... Read more...

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Row over fishing causing a crisis: Sri Lanka minister


March 16th, 2011 - 12:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 16 (IANS) A Sri Lankan minister has warned that recurring clashes between Indian and Sri Lankan fishermen may spark off a major showdown because the dispute is ... Read more...

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Northern army commander visits India-China border, Siachen


March 10th, 2011 - 5:58 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, March 10 (IANS) Indian Army's commander in Jammu and Kashmir reviewed the situation along the Line of Actual Control (LAC) with China during a visit to Ladakh region, a ... Read more...

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No dialogue till Pakistan stops terrorism: Gadkari


January 22nd, 2011 - 10:25 am ICT by IANS
Beijing, Jan 22 (IANS) Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) president Nitin Gadkari Saturday said his party favoured resumption of the India-Pakistan dialogue, but only after Islamabad dismantled all terrorist training camps in ... Read more...

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India to cut troops to push Kashmir peace process (Roundup)


January 14th, 2011 - 6:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 14 (IANS) There will be a 25 percent cut in security forces in Jammu and Kashmir in the next 12 months, Home Secretary G.K. Pillai announced Friday while ... Read more...

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China betrayed friendship, says Farooq on reported Chinese incursion


January 10th, 2011 - 3:13 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Jan 10 (IANS) China had "betrayed the concept of friendship", union minister Farooq Abdullah has said amid reports of "incursions" into Indian territory in Jammu and Kashmir's Ladakh region. "China has ... Read more...

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Pak to reopen Torkham route for NATO convoys following US, ISAF apology


October 9th, 2010 - 12:19 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Oct 9 (ANI): The Pakistan government has decided in principle to reopen the Torkham border route for supplies to NATO forces in Afghanistan, following apologies by the United States and the ... Read more...

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Apologise for aerial attacks, Pakistan tells NATO


October 6th, 2010 - 12:42 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 6 (IANS) Pakistan has demanded an apology from NATO over an aerial attack that killed three of its troopers, but the coalition forces are only prepared to express regret over ... Read more...

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NATO urges Pak to reopen blocked Afghan supply route “as soon as possible”


October 5th, 2010 - 5:32 pm ICT by ANI
Brussels, Oct 5 (ANI): Pakistan has expressed its deep concern to NATO over the its territory violations and the recent cross-border air attacks by NATO and ISAF forces, whereas NATO has ... Read more...

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“No timeframe” for reopening NATO supply line: Pak FO


October 5th, 2010 - 1:54 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Oct 5 (ANI): In the wake of the Pak-US standoff following a key NATO supply route blockage by Pakistan in retaliation against cross-border air strikes by the ISAF, Foreign Ministry spokesman ... Read more...

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Arunachal Pradesh accuses China of incursions


September 22nd, 2010 - 8:16 pm ICT by IANS
By Syed Zarir Hussain Itanagar, Sept 22 (IANS) The government in India's frontier state of Arunachal Pradesh Wednesday accused China of making at least four incursions in the past one month and ... Read more...

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Obama identifies Pakistan as “major transit country” for narcotics


September 17th, 2010 - 5:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 17 (ANI): US President Barack Obama has identified Pakistan as a major transit country for opiates and hashish for markets around the world, especially for narcotics originating in Afghanistan."Pakistan ... Read more...

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Assam-Arunachal border row turns violent


August 21st, 2010 - 12:09 pm ICT by IANS
Saraipung (Assam), Aug 21 (IANS) Panic gripped villagers in Assam after incursions and attacks by tribals from Arunchal Pradesh, backed by militants of the Isak-Muivah faction of the National Socialist Council of ... Read more...

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$1.7 Billion Worth Of Pot Seized By The Californian Police Officers


July 30th, 2010 - 7:46 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
July 30, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): The police personnel in California have uttered that they have seized $1.7 billion worth of marijuana plants in the mountains of Sierra Nevada. The policemen ... Read more...

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Zardari calls for withdrawal of India-Pak troops from Siachen


July 24th, 2010 - 12:29 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, July 24(ANI): Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari has said that the Indian and Pakistani troops from Siachen glacier should be pulled out, and the border conflict should be resolved amicably. ... Read more...

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Three Arrests Executed In The Probe Surrounding The Times Square Bomb Plot


May 14th, 2010 - 7:02 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
May 14, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): American investigators have arrested three individuals related to the suspect in the unsuccessful Times Square bombing. The arrests were executed during incursions on Thursday in ... Read more...

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Chinese ‘transgressions’ continue, says army commander


May 11th, 2010 - 4:26 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, May 11 (IANS) Chinese troops are continuing their "transgressions" along the 646-km-long Line of Actual Control (LAC) in the Ladakh sector of Jammu and Kashmir, an Indian Army commander said Tuesday. Lt. ... Read more...

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New army chief to visit Jammu and Kashmir Wednesday


April 19th, 2010 - 3:30 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, April 19 (IANS) New Indian Army chief General V.K. Singh will visit Jammu and Kashmir Wednesday for the first time since assuming office. Singh will visit all the three major regions of ... Read more...

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Militant incursions are a blow to peace in Kashmir


April 11th, 2010 - 11:01 am ICT by IANS
By Faisal Ahmed Srinagar, April 11 (IANS) Just as Kashmiris saw the most peaceful year in over 20 years of separatist war in their state in 2009, armed militants are slowly but surely ... Read more...

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Terror redux: Fear returns to the Kashmir Valley


March 28th, 2010 - 2:36 pm ICT by IANS
By Sarwar KashaniSrinagar/New Delhi March 28 (IANS) As the sun sets in this scenic capital of Jammu and Kashmir, spreading a burning crimson on the horizon, Haajra Sofi, a 59-year-old mother, ... Read more...

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Bangladesh Army chief visits Leh


March 16th, 2010 - 5:23 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, March 16 (IANS) Bangladesh Army chief General Mohammad Abdul Mubeen, who is the first army chief of an Islamic country to visit the strategically located Leh region of Jammu and Kashmir, ... Read more...

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Centre would enhance security to safeguard Indians in Kabul: Krishna


March 6th, 2010 - 10:05 pm ICT by ANI
Bangalore, Mar 6 (ANI): External Affairs Minister S M Krishna on Saturday said that India has decided to upgrade the level of security cover and allied set up for Indians in ... Read more...

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Forces cut in Kashmir if situation improves: minister


March 4th, 2010 - 9:18 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, March 4 (IANS) The Jammu and Kashmir government Thursday said that reduction of security forces and revocation of Armed Forces Special Powers Act in the state would depend on improvement ... Read more...

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