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    Kashmir problem and ‘entente of evil’

    Habib Siddiqui | Updated at 12:00am on March 15, 2019

    PERHAPS the most important event in February was Pakistan’s magnanimous release of the captured Indian pilot. Prime minister Imran Khan announced that the captured Indian...

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    US says Pakistan committed to easing tensions

    Reuters . Washington | Updated at 12:00am on March 13, 2019

    White House national security adviser John Bolton said on Monday Pakistan’s foreign minister has assured him Islamabad is committed to de-escalating tensions with India and...

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    Bringing politics back in

    Happymon Jacob | Updated at 12:00am on March 13, 2019

    It must not be evicted from the public sphere on issues of national security, writes Happymon Jacob IN THE wake of the Pulwama terror attack...

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    Rouhani urges Pakistan to act against extremists

    Reuters . Dubai | Updated at 12:00am on March 11, 2019

    Iranian president Hassan Rouhani called on Saturday for ‘decisive’ action by Pakistan against a militant group behind a deadly suicide attack in a border area,...

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    India slams Pak action against extremists

    Agence France-Presse . New Delhi | Updated at 12:10am on March 10, 2019

    India said Saturday that its army is on a ‘strict vigil’ for new attacks from Pakistan and renewed warnings to its neighbour to take concrete...

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    A peace movement is needed

    Shiv Visvanathan | Updated at 12:00am on March 10, 2019

    ONE of the things I miss in the age of TV and digital news is the presence of the storyteller. Maybe it is an old-fashioned...

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    India says Pakistan blocking access to bombing site

    Reuters . New Delhi | Updated at 12:44pm on March 09, 2019

    India said on Saturday Pakistan had ‘plenty to hide’ by preventing journalists from accessing the site of an air strike by Indian fighter jets inside...

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    Anti-Pakistan wave helps Modi salvage some votes from India’s unhappy farms

    Reuters . Pemdara, India | Updated at 01:03am on March 09, 2019

    Bleeding support in the countryside because of falling farm incomes, Indian prime minister Narendra Modi could still persuade just enough rural voters to give him...

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    Pak PM pledges again to eliminate extremists

    Reuters . Islamabad/ New Delhi | Updated at 12:31am on March 09, 2019

    Pakistani prime minister Imran Khan on Friday said no extremist group would be allowed to operate from Pakistani soil to carry out attacks abroad, days...

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    Pulwama: verify the facts

    Najmuddin A Shaikh | Updated at 12:00am on March 09, 2019

    WHILE the armed forces on both sides remain in a state of high alert and are distrustful of each other’s intentions it does seem that...