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Indian SC bans sale of firecrackers on Diwali

NEW DELHI -UNS : It will be a cacophony- and smoke-free Diwali this year in Delhi and the National Capital Region (NCR), thanks to the Indian Supreme Court (SC) which on Monday banned the sale of fireworks ahead of the annual festival on October 19, …

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Former CJ Jillani to serve as ad-hoc ICJ judge in Jadhav’s case

ISLAMABAD -UNS – The government is contemplating appointment of former chief justice Tassaduq Jilani as an ad-hoc judge in Kulbhushan Jadhav case in International Court of Justice. Reportedly, the government is desirous of appointing the former chief justice as the ad-hoc judge in the case. …

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LOC violation: Pakistan lodges protest with India over Chirikot incident

BY IFTIKHAR MASHWANI ISLAMABAD: Pakistan has strongly condemned the unprovoked ceasefire violations by the Indian occupation forces in Chirikot Sector on Wednesday, martyring two civilians and injuring two others including a woman. The Director General for South Asia and SAARC Dr Mohammad Faisal, summoned the …

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India unlikely to launch major war against Pakistan:Janjua

ISLAMABAD -UNS: Prime Minister’s Advisor on National Security Nasser Khan Janjua has said that India is not in a position to launch a big and immediate war against Pakistan. He said Pakistan Army is giving a befitting response to the enemies on eastern border. He …

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Indian policeman arrested for raping 7-year-old girl

NEW DELHI: An Indian policeman has been arrested on suspicion of raping a seven-year-old girl, allegedly while he was drunk, a senior officer said Sunday. Colleagues raised the alarm after finding the girl naked in the officer’s quarters in the northern state of Uttar Pradesh …

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Ban on Muharram processions in IHK

SRINAGAR-UNS: The puppet authorities in Indian occupied Kashmir, continue to impose strict restrictions in held Srinagar on the second consecutive day, Saturday, to prevent people from taking out Muharram processions. According to Kahsmir Media Service, the authorities have deployed Indian troops, police and paramilitary personnel …

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India funding terror outfits to launch attacks in Pakistan:Pak envoy

UNITED NATIONS -UNS: Islamabad said India is sponsoring terrorism and funding and arming terrorist organizations to launch terrorist attacks in Pakistan. The was stated by a counsellor in the Pakistan mission to the UN, Tipu Usman, in response to India ‘s right of reply to …

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Another diplomatic blunder by Pakistan?

Dr Shabir Choudhry Pakistan has done it again. Once again they have stabbed Jammu and Kashmir dispute in the United Nations. This time culprit was Pakistan’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Maleeha Lodhi, who in her reply to India’s External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj …

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India doing terrorism in Pakistan, other countries: FO

ISLAMABAD: Foreign Office Spokesman Nafees Zakraia said that India is involved in terrorist activities in Pakistan and other countries. In an interview, he said India is also using Afghanistan’s soil for terrorist activities against Pakistan. The spokesperson said statements from spokesperson of Jamaat-ul-Ahrar Ehsan-Ullah Ehsan, …

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Pakistan ‘export factory for terror’: Indian FM

NEW YORK-AFP/UNS- India’s foreign minister took a swipe at Pakistan Saturday, telling the United Nations (UN) that its Islamabad had given the world “terrorists” while India was producing top-notch doctors and engineers. “Why is it today India is a recognised IT superpower in the world, and …

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