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Pakistani villages submerged as India releases river water

Pakistani villages submerged as India releases river water

  By Nasir Aijaz AsiaN Correspondent Islamabad: Dozens of villages in Pakistan’s Punjab province were submerged and scores of people evacuated after India released up to 38,000 cusecs of water into River Sutlej without prior intimation earlier this week. “Over 50 villages were submerged and crops stretching over hundreds of acres were also destroyed by […]

Pakistan shoots dead six Indian soldiers

Pakistan shoots dead six Indian soldiers

    By Nasir Aijaz AsiaN Corresppondent Islamabad: Pakistan shot dead six Indian soldiers in a “befitting response” to New Delhi’s ceasefire violations along the Line of Control (LoC) in Kashmir, the military’s media wing said on Tuesday. In its statement, the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) said the ceasefire violations occurred in the Tatta Pani […]

Kashmir Issue: Indian, Pakistani forces clash, nine soldiers killed

Kashmir Issue: Indian, Pakistani forces clash, nine soldiers killed

  By Nasir Aijaz AsiaN Correspondent Islamabad: As the United Nations Security Council is expected to hold a session on Friday to discuss the Kashmir dispute between Pakistan and India, their forces continued to skirmish at Line of Control (LoC), the international border between two parts of disputed region, which claimed death of at least […]

Kashmir Issue: Pakistan suspends another Express Train Service with India

Kashmir Issue: Pakistan suspends another Express Train Service with India

    By Nasir Aijaz AsiaN Correspondent Islamabad: Pakistan has discontinued operating another train service ‘Thar Express’ to India following the suspension of ‘Samjhota Express’. ‘Samjhota’ (Reconciliation) Express used to operate between Lahore (Pakistan’s Punjab Province) and Indian Punjab’s Amritsar city while ‘Thar Express’, launched in 2006, operated once a week from Sindh province’s capital […]

Kashmir Issue: Pakistan suspends cultural, trade and diplomatic relations with India

Kashmir Issue: Pakistan suspends cultural, trade and diplomatic relations with India

  By Nasir Aijaz AsiaN Correspondent Islamabad: Pakistan has suspended cultural, trade and diplomatic relations with India over the Kashmir situation, which had been the bone of contention between two countries since their independence from British colonialism in August 1947. The two countries have fought two wars beside regular clashes at borders over the Kashmir […]

476 Indian Sikhs visit Pakistan to attend 550th birth anniversary of Sikh religion’s founder

476 Indian Sikhs visit Pakistan to attend 550th birth anniversary of Sikh religion’s founder

    By Nasir Aijaz AsiaN Correspondent Islamabad: The Pakistan government has allowed around 500 Indian Sikhs to visit Nankana Sahib to participate the celebrations of the 550th birth anniversary of Baba Guru Nanak, the founder of the Sikh religion. A caravan of 476 Indian Sikh pilgrims crossed over to Pakistan through the Wagah border […]

Pakistan willing to give up nuclear weapons if India does the same: Imran Khan

Pakistan willing to give up nuclear weapons if India does the same: Imran Khan

Washington: Pakistan is willing to give up its nuclear weapons if India does the same, Pakistan’s Prime Minister Imran Khan has said. “If India said we would give up our nuclear weapons, would Pakistan?” Khan on a three-day official visit to the U.S. was asked during an interview on Fox News “Special Report with Bret […]

Moon, Modi seek synergy between their signature regional strategies

Moon, Modi seek synergy between their signature regional strategies

The leaders of South Korea and India agreed Friday to step up efforts for synergy between their key diplomatic strategies aimed at broadening partnerships with more countries in Asia. President Moon Jae-in and Prime Minister Narendra Modi had bilateral talks in Osaka on the sidelines of the Group of 20 summit. “They discussed ways for […]

Moon congratulates Indian Prime Minister Modi on latest election victory

Moon congratulates Indian Prime Minister Modi on latest election victory

South Korean President Moon Jae-in conveyed a congratulatory message Friday to Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, who scored a massive election win earlier this week. “I would like to convey my high regard for the Indian people who made the choice,” Moon tweeted in English. “He will be a true neighbor to not only those […]

S. Korea, India hold seminar on defense industry ties

S. Korea, India hold seminar on defense industry ties

South Korea and India held a seminar to discuss ways to strengthen defense industry cooperation and help Korean firms expand into the South Asian country, the arms procurement agency here said Wednesday. The one-day seminar was held in the Indian capital of New Delhi as part of measures to follow up on the February summit […]

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