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China plays down UNSC reference on JeM

China plays down UNSC reference on JeM

Beijing, Feb 22:  China on Friday downplayed the statement issued by the UN Security Council naming the Pakistan-based Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) in the Kashmir suicide bombing, saying the “mention doesn’t mean a judgment on the incident”. The UN Security Council in a show of unanimity on Thursday condemned in the “strongest terms”…

Pakistan Army warns India of ‘surprise response’ if war imposed

Pakistan Army warns India of ‘surprise response’ if war imposed

Rawalpindi, Feb 22: Pakistan’s Army on Friday accused India of sending war threats and warned of a “surprise response” if New Delhi initiated any aggression amid heightened tensions between the two neighbours following the Kashmir suicide attack. “Pakistan is not preparing for war. Threats and reports of a war are coming…

Act against terrorism: Modi tells global community

Act against terrorism: Modi tells global community

Seoul, Feb 22:  Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said here that the time has come for the global community to “come together” and “go beyond words” to act against terrorism, as he expressed his gratitude for South Korea’s support in the wake of the Pulwama attack. Addressing the media on…

Pakistan not concerned if India diverts water

Pakistan not concerned if India diverts water

Islamabad, Feb 22:  In response to India’s decision to stop the flow of its share of water from the Beas, Ravi and Sutlej to Pakistan, Islamabad said that it was not concerned if New Delhi diverted water of the three eastern rivers. Indian’s announcement on Thursday comes in addition to other…

Imran orders Pakistan Army to ‘respond to aggression by India’

Imran orders Pakistan Army to ‘respond to aggression by India’

Islamabad, Feb 21: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Thursday told the Pakistan Army to respond “decisively and comprehensively” to any aggression or misadventure by India amid rising tensions between the two neighbours after a Kashmiri suicide bomber killed 40 CRPF personnel. According to Geo News, Khan issued the directives during a…

70 dead in massive Dhaka fire

70 dead in massive Dhaka fire

Dhaka, Feb 21:  Seventy people have lost their lives and 56 are injured in a massive fire in Bangladesh that has engulfed several multi-storey buildings in the Chawkbazar area of Old Dhaka. According to Dhaka Medical College Hospital (DMCH) registrar nine of the injured with significant burn injuries were currently admitted…

Pakistan seeks Indian response on prisoner’s killing in Jaipur jail

Pakistan seeks Indian response on prisoner’s killing in Jaipur jail

Islamabad, Feb 20:  Pakistan on Wednesday sought a response from Indian authorities over the killing of a Pakistani convict in the Jaipur jail. “Pakistan is gravely concerned at media reports regarding the brutal killing of a Pakistani prisoner, Shakarullah, imprisoned in the Jaipur Central Jail,” the Foreign Ministry said in a…

Attack on Pakistan will be biggest mistake of Modi’s life: Parvez Musharraf

Attack on Pakistan will be biggest mistake of Modi’s life: Parvez Musharraf

SRINAGAR, FEB 20: Former Pakistan president General Pervez Musharraf on Wednesday said that Narendra Modi, did not have any “real emotion” for the CRPF personnel killed in the Pulwama attack. During interview with Aaj Tak President Pervez Musharraf said if Pakistan was attacked then it would be the biggest mistake of Modi’s…

Trump urges India, Pakistan to ‘get along

Trump urges India, Pakistan to ‘get along

Washington, Feb 20:  US President Donald Trump has urged India and Pakistan to “get along” in the wake of Jammu and Kashmir suicide bombing and said that his country will respond on the issue at an “appropriate time”. “I have watched. I have got a lot of reports on it. We…

UN human rights chief wants Pulwama attackers brought to justice

UN human rights chief wants Pulwama attackers brought to justice

United Nations, Feb 20:  UN Human Rights High Commissioner Michele Bachelet has called for bringing those responsible for the Pulwama terrorist attack that killed 40 CRPF troopers, to justice. Her spokesperson Rupert Colville said in Geneva on Tuesday that Bachelet “strongly condemns the suicide bomb against the Indian security forces in…

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