india

Kangana Ranaut compares Mumbai to PoK, draws flak

Actor Kangana Ranaut landed in controversy on Thursday after she compared Mumbai to Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK) in a bid to counter Shiv Sena’s Rajya Sabha MP Sanjay Raut who had slammed her for saying she was scared of the Mumbai Police. The actor who is presently at her home town in Himachal Pradesh has been […]

india

Pakistan fails in efforts to designate two Indians as terrorists at UNSC

The UN Security Council on Wednesday rejected Pakistan’s efforts to get two Indian nationals designated as terrorists under the 1267 sanctions committee process after Islamabad failed to produce evidence to back up its allegations. The move by Pakistan was widely perceived as retaliation for India’s success last year in getting Jaish-e-Mohammed founder Masood Azhar listed […]

world

Heavy rains lash Pakistan; 13 more killed

The National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) reported widespread rains across the country while the Met Office forecast showed more downpour in the next 24 hours. Incessant rains lashed Pakistan on Tuesday, killing 13 more people while the water level increased in the rivers across the country, creating a flood-like situation. The National Disaster Management Authority […]

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Pakistan jails three accused of financing Mumbai attacks

The sentencing comes ahead of a September deadline for Pakistan to avoid being blacklisted for failing to curb terror financing by FATF. A court in Pakistan has sentenced to prison three leaders of Jamat-ud-Dawa, an organisation accused by India and the United States of masterminding the 2008 attacks in Mumbai. The sentencing comes ahead of […]

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PHOTOS: England vs Pakistan, 3rd Test, Day 4

IMAGES from Day 4 of the 3rd Test played between England and Pakistan at the Rose Bowl in Southampton on Monday • Scorecard Pakistan’s openers frustrated England on the fourth morning of the third Test as they reached 41 without loss in their second innings, having been forced to follow on. Abid Ali was 22 […]