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A last tango between Washington and Islamabad? (Comment)


December 27th, 2011 - 6:01 pm ICT by IANS
The tension between Islamabad and Washington is being stretched to the limit. Reports from Washington say US officials are trying to "limit" its counter-terrorism alliance with Pakistan. But this time, ... Read more...

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The spy who used ISI ‘Brylcreem’ to sway US (Washington Newsletter)


December 11th, 2011 - 2:14 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Dec 11 (IANS) The exposure of yet another spy from Pakistan who used lots of "Brylcreem" (money) from "the library in Islamabad" (an ISI office) to peddle the Kashmiri ... Read more...

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India rejects OIC resolution on Kashmir


July 1st, 2011 - 11:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 1 (IANS) India Friday rejected a resolution by the newly-renamed Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) on Kashmir, stating that it has no "locus standi" on internal affairs ... Read more...

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India to give Tulbul project data to Pakistan


May 14th, 2011 - 12:52 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 13 (IANS) India has agreed to provide "comprehensive data" on the Tulbul navigation project in Indian Kashmir to Pakistan, following talks between the two countries' water resources secretaries ... Read more...

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Osama killing may not derail India-Pakistan dialogue: US experts


May 10th, 2011 - 10:41 am ICT by IANS
Washington, May 10 (IANS) US analysts don't foresee a derailing of India's decision to reengage a robust peace dialogue with Pakistan, even if it is made more complicated by ... Read more...

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11 people allowed to enter India across LoC


February 25th, 2011 - 10:50 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Feb 25 (IANS) A group of 11 people including seven children were taken into custody after they were allowed to enter India across the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and ... Read more...

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Visa row between India, China ahead of Singh-Jiabao meet


October 27th, 2010 - 10:24 am ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia), Oct. 27 (ANI): A visa row has reportedly surfaced between India and China on the eve of a meeting in Hanoi, Vietnam, between Indian Prime Minister Dr.Manmohan Singh ... Read more...

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Sharp reaction to China’s comment on Kashmir visas


October 26th, 2010 - 11:27 pm ICT by IANS
By Minu Jain Kuala Lumpur, Oct 26 (IANS) Jammu and Kashmir was an integral part of India and there should be a uniform practice of issuing visas regardless of ethnicity or domicile, ... Read more...

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Kashmiri activists protest outside EU HQ in Brussels


October 23rd, 2010 - 6:47 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 23 (IANS) Activists of the Kashmir Council-EU protested with "prison bars" outside the European Commission headquarters in Brussels to demand release of all political prisoners in Indian Kashmir, a Pakistani ... Read more...

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New strategy in Kashmir to foil terrorists’ plans: Army


October 12th, 2010 - 11:44 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Oct 12 (IANS) The Indian Army has drawn up a new strategy to counter the increased infiltration bids of terrorists from across the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir ... Read more...

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Manipur rights activist gets 100,000 dollar Tagore Peace Prize


September 12th, 2010 - 6:20 pm ICT by ANI
Imphal (Manipur), Sept.12 (ANI): Irom Sharmila Chanu, a human rights activist who has been on a hunger strike for a decade, has been presented with the Rabindranath Tagore Peace Prize, worth 100,000 ... Read more...

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‘I will go back to Indian Kashmir’, declares Gulshad Ahmed Butt


September 8th, 2010 - 1:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept.8 (ANI): Ashfaq Shaheed Camp President, Gulshad Ahmed Butt in a statement published in the daily Mahasib, which is published from Muzaffarabad, said Tuesday that he would like to go back ... Read more...

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Internet, the new battleground for Kashmir’s angry GenX


August 6th, 2010 - 10:38 am ICT by IANS
By Sarwar Kashani Srinagar, Aug 6 (IANS) The streets of Kashmir Valley are not the only places burning with angry protests over the civilian killings. The rage has also spilled over into ... Read more...

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India, Pakistan commissioners on Indus water meet in Delhi


May 31st, 2010 - 7:33 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 31 (ANI): Members of India- Pakistan Permanent Indus Water Commission met here today to hold talks on a range of issues relating to Indus water.Pakistan has threatened to ... Read more...

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General Kapoor expresses concern over increasing infiltration bids


February 19th, 2010 - 7:33 pm ICT by ANI
Noida, Feb 19 (ANI): Army chief General Deepak Kapoor on Friday said expressed concern over continuing infiltration from Pakistan and said the militants are taking advantage of snow covered areas of Pir ... Read more...

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Pak to use VOA funding for information outreach on Kashmir dispute, war on terror


February 2nd, 2010 - 5:49 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Feb.2 (ANI): Pakistan plans to broaden its information outreach on key national issues like Kashmir, relations with India and its contribution to the global war on terror through funding provided ... Read more...

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China figured in talks between Singh, Medvedev: Rao


December 9th, 2009 - 12:35 am ICT by ANI
Onboard Air India One, Dec.8 (ANI): Indian Prime Minister ManmohanSingh and Russian President Dmitry Medvedev discussed the rise of China and the complexities surrounding ties with Beijing.While interacting with reporters on the ... Read more...

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Rights group in Indian Kashmir seeks probe into unmarked mass graves


December 3rd, 2009 - 4:08 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, Dec. 3 (ANI): A local rights group here has demanded an impartial probe into the unearthing of 2,700 unmarked graves found by it during a survey.In the last three years, the ... Read more...

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India wants peaceful solution of all outstanding issues with China: Nirupama Rao


December 1st, 2009 - 10:45 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec.1 (ANI): Foreign Secretary Nirupama Rao on Tuesday said India wants to resolve all outstanding issues pertaining to China peacefully, the border issue in particular.Addressing media persons in the ... Read more...

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Pak back to singing ‘jaded’ UN resolutions-for-K-settlement tune


November 24th, 2009 - 3:01 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Nov.24 (ANI): Pakistan has once again raked up the issue of Kashmir, saying that it should be resolved in accordance with the United Nations resolutions of 1948 and 1949.Foreign Office ... Read more...

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India will not redraw borders in Kashmir: Manmohan Singh (Part-I)


November 23rd, 2009 - 11:35 am ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov. 23 (ANI): Indian Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh has once again reiterated that as far he is concerned, there is no question of New Delhi redrawing the international ... Read more...

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As far as Kashmir issue is concerned, India will not redraw borders: Singh


November 22nd, 2009 - 10:36 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov. 22 (ANI): Indian Prime Minister Dr. Manmohan Singh has reiterated that there is no question of New Delhi considering a proposal to redraw the international boundary that separates ... Read more...

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India to focus on positives with China


November 14th, 2009 - 5:29 pm ICT by ANI
Akhnoor (J and K), Nov.14 (ANI): Minister of State for Defence M M Pallam Raju has said that New Delhi is taking all measures to safeguard its border with Beijing, but will ... Read more...

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A LeT militant surrenders before security forces in Kashmir


November 11th, 2009 - 2:03 pm ICT by ANI
Reasi (J-K), Nov 11 (ANI): A Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) militant surrendered before security forces in Reasi district of Indian Kashmir on Tuesday.Mohammad Ashraf, alias Abu Ibrar, a resident of village Angralla in Mahore ... Read more...

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No US role in Kashmir dispute, says Clinton


July 18th, 2009 - 8:16 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, July 18 (IANS) The US does not want to get involved in the India-Pakistan row over Jammu and Kashmir, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said in remarks telecast Saturday. Asked by ... Read more...

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Pak Taliban not for capturing Indian Kashmir, for eminence of Islam: Sufi Muhammad


May 4th, 2009 - 8:13 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 4 (ANI): The Pakistani Taliban is not interested in marching into Indian-held Kashmir to establish its writ, but very determined to ensure the pre-eminence of Islam wherever possible, ... Read more...

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‘Canada’s bureaucracy spoiling ties with India over Kashmir’


March 28th, 2009 - 1:39 pm ICT by IANS
By Gurmukh Singh Toronto, March 28 (IANS) Indian Canadian leaders have slammed Canadian Foreign Minister Lawrence Cannon for his recent statement about playing a role in the Kashmir dispute. They said Canada must ... Read more...

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Highway sinks in Doda, rescue work underway


February 8th, 2009 - 6:09 pm ICT by ANI
Doda (Jammu), Feb.8 (ANI): Doda and Kishtwar districts of Jammu and Kashmir were virtually cut off from rest of the state after heavy overnight rains washed off parts of a road ... Read more...

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India, Pakistan tension affects cross border bus service


January 21st, 2009 - 2:14 pm ICT by ANI
Poonch (J-K), Jan 21 (ANI): Prevailing tension between India and Pakistan, has affected passenger traffic on the Poonch-Rawalakot bus service operating between the two sides of divided Kashmir. Apprehensions as to how ... Read more...

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Kashmir highway blocked after heavy snowfall


January 18th, 2009 - 7:03 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, Jan.18 (ANI): Heavy snowfall blocked traffic on Jammu-Srinagar National Highway on Sunday as the Kashmir valley received the first snowfall of the season. Srinagar shivered as temperature dipped and the region ... Read more...

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Pak, India tension is easing, claims Gilani


December 13th, 2008 - 11:16 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad , Dec. 13 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Syed Yousuf Raza Gilani on Saturday said that international diplomacy is helping to defuse his country''s tensions with India three weeks after the ... Read more...

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Send Pasha, we will put him up in the best suite in Mumbai’’s Taj Hotel


November 29th, 2008 - 5:02 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Nov.29 (ANI): Does the intelligence chief of one country go to another because the Prime Minister of that country summons him? He doesn''t. And especially not if it is ... Read more...

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Heavy snowfall blocks Jammu-Srinagar Highway


November 14th, 2008 - 9:14 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar, Nov 14 (ANI): Heavy snowfall blocked traffic on Jammu-Srinagar National Highway on Friday as Kashmir valley received the first snowfall of the season. The strategic 300-kilometre-long National Highway 1-A is the ... Read more...

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60 years after 1948 war, India-Pakistan on trade highway to peace (Roundup)


October 21st, 2008 - 5:12 pm ICT by IANS
Muzaffarabad/Salamabad/Rangar, Oct 21 (IANS) Bridging a six-decade divide, India and Pakistan Tuesday moved ahead on the road to peace as the first trade convoys trundled across the Line of Control (LoC) that ... Read more...

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From Muzaffarabad to Srinagar, a momentous journey begins


October 21st, 2008 - 12:32 pm ICT by IANS
Muzaffarabad (Pakistan), Oct 21 (IANS) Hundreds of people lined the road as a caravan of 14 trucks began the historic journey to bridge a six decade divide to Srinagar as trade began ... Read more...

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