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    Pakistan carries out training launch of ballistic missile

    Reuters . Islamabad | Updated at 12:00am on August 30, 2019

    Pakistan’s military successfully carried out a training launch of a surface-to-surface ballistic missile on Thursday, at a time of heightened tension with neighbouring India over...

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    Pakistan PM Khan calls for nationwide demonstrations over Kashmir

    Reuters . Islamabad | Updated at 06:51pm on August 29, 2019

    Pakistani prime minister Imran Khan called on the country Thursday to join mass demonstrations to protest Delhi's actions in Indian-administred-Kashmir as tensions between the nuclear-armed...

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    India’s top ports on alert for attacks

    Reuters . New Delhi | Updated at 05:38pm on August 29, 2019

    India’s two main ports said on Thursday they had been warned by the coastguard and intelligence officials that Pakistan-trained commandos have entered Indian waters to...

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    Kashmir’s woes are far from over

    Nazarul Islam | Updated at 12:00am on August 29, 2019

    EVEN though India has finally annexed Kashmir, the war is far from over. I must sympathise with the Pakistanis holding the other part of Kashmir....

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    Pakistan may close airspace to India

    Reuters. Islamabad | Updated at 10:46am on August 28, 2019

    Pakistan prime minister Imran Khan is considering closing its airspace to India and blocking eastern neighbour's land trade route to Afghanistan, the science and technology...

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    Misbah emerges as front-runner for Pakistan coach

    Agence France-Presse . Karachi | Updated at 12:00am on August 28, 2019

    Former captain Misbah-ul-Haq Tuesday emerged as the favourite to take over as Pakistan’s cricket coach after Mickey Arthur was axed following a disappointing World Cup...

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    Indian paramilitary soaks up attacks in Kashmir

    Reuters . New Delhi | Updated at 07:03pm on August 27, 2019

    To quell protests and militant attacks in India-controlled Kashmir after abrogating the region’s rights to set its own laws, the government in New Delhi doesn’t...

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    Trump says Modi feels he has ‘it under control’ in Kashmir

    Agence France-Presse . Srinagar | Updated at 05:42pm on August 26, 2019

    US President Donald Trump said Monday he had no need to help mediate between Pakistan and India over tensions in disputed Kashmir because prime minister...

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    FATF to monitor Pakistan progress in tackling militant funding

    Reuters . Islamabad | Updated at 12:00am on August 25, 2019

    The Financial Action Task Force (FATF) will monitor Pakistan’s progress in implementing a proposed plan against financing for militant organisations ahead of a meeting in...

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    Kashmir: power and regional political institutions

    Nyla Ali Khan | Updated at 12:00am on August 25, 2019

    AS THE decade of the 1990s dawned, the political, cultural and socioeconomic fabric of Kashmir was severely impaired by the free rein given to Indian...