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Three civilians injured in Pakistan firing on LoC (Lead)

Jammu |Monday, 2019 4:15:05 AM IST

Three civilians were injured as the Pakistani army violated the ceasefire on the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district on Sunday, police said.

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Indian, Pakistani troops in heavy gun fight on LoC

Jammu |Monday, 2019 2:15:05 AM IST

Indian and Pakistan troops traded heavy fire on the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district on Sunday, defence sources said.

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High alert in J&K after Pak inputs on probable terror attack

Srinagar |Sunday, 2019 6:45:05 PM IST

An intelligence input about a major terror strike in Kashmir, reportedly shared by Pakistan, has prompted a high alert in the valley, a top security official said here on Sunday.

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Rifts in Hurriyat over fund collection, says NIA

New Delhi |Sunday, 2019 7:45:05 PM IST

There are rifts within the separatist Hurriyat Conference in the Kashmir Valley over collection and use of funds raised abroad, the National Investigation Agency (NIA) said on Sunday.

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Bangladesh risks Sundarbans getting listed as World Heritage

Dhaka |Saturday, 2019 4:45:06 PM IST

The official advisory organisation on natural World Heritage has recommended putting the Sundarbans on a list of 'natural sites in danger' as Bangladesh has continued implementing a coal-fired power p

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Cat filter accidentally used at Pakistan Ministers' live meet

Islamabad |Saturday, 2019 8:45:05 PM IST

A press conference called by a Pakistani Minister soon turned into a 'comedy of errors' after the person running its live broadcast on Facebook accidentally activated the cat filter, a media report sa

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India unhappy over Pakistan not giving visa to official Sikh jatha

New Delhi |Saturday, 2019 3:15:05 AM IST

India has registered a strong protest at Pakistan governments refusal to grant visa to an "official jatha" comprising 87 pilgrims who wanted to go there on the martyrdom day of Sikh Guru Arjan Dev, so

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Modi, Imran exchange pleasantries in Bishkek (Lead)

Bishkek (Kyrgyzstan) |Saturday, 2019 3:45:05 AM IST

Amid the deep chill in bilateral ties, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Pakistan counterpart Imran Khan exchanged pleasantries on the sidelines of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) Summi

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Xi says China wants Indo-Pak ties to improve

Bishkek/Beijing |Saturday, 2019 3:45:05 AM IST

Chinese President Xi Jinping said on Friday that Beijing was for the improvement in ties between New Delhi and Islamabad but at the same time pushed for the expansion of the controversial China-Pakist

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Pakistan for equality in talks with India: Qureshi

Bishkek |Saturday, 2019 10:15:05 PM IST

Pakistan wants talks with India on the "basis of equality" and in a "dignified manner" and has said it's up to New Delhi to decide whether it wants to engage with Islamabad to reconcile issues.

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Modi, Imran exchange pleasantries in Bishkek

Bishkek (Kyrgyzstan) |Saturday, 2019 2:45:05 AM IST

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his Pakistani counterpart Imran Khan exchanged pleasantries on the sidelines of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) Summit here on Friday, according to sources

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Mandarin made mandatory in many Nepal schools: Report

Kathmandu |Saturday, 2019 4:45:06 PM IST

Many schools across Nepal have made it mandatory for students to learn Mandarin lured by the Chinese government's offer to cover salaries of teachers who teach the language, a media report said on Sat

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