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Imran Khan incapable and clueless, has betrayed people of Pakistan: PDM

October 19, 2020
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Prime Minister Imran Khan is "incapable and clueless", and his government is worse than a dictatorship, leaders of the Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM), an alliance of 11 opposition parties, alleged at its second rally here. The PDM, which was formed on September 20, has launched a three-phased anti-government moveme | Read more|

Even Pak Handled Covid Better: Rahul Gandhi On IMF Projections For India

October 16, 2020
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Congress leader Rahul Gandhi took a dig at the centre on Friday over IMF's projection that the Indian economy is set to contract by a massive 10.3 per cent this year, saying it was another "solid achievement" by the government. Rahul Gandhi took a swipe at the government on Twitter by tagging a chart that showed IMF gr | Read more|

Pak army resorts to heavy shelling along LoC in J-K's Poonch

September 29, 2020
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The Pakistan army violated ceasefire by resorting to heavy firing and mortar shelling in forward areas along the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district on Tuesday, a defence spokesman said. The Indian Army retaliated befittingly, he said. "At about 0430 hours today, the Pakistan army initiated unprovoke | Read more|

Pak army shells 3 sectors along LoC in Poonch

September 23, 2020
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The Pakistan army violated ceasefire by resorting to heavy firing and mortar shelling in forward areas along LoC in three sectors in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district on Wednesday, officials said. "At about 0900 hours today, Pakistan army initiated unprovoked ceasefire violation by firing with small arms and intense | Read more|

Govt should engage with int'l media to build pressure on Pakistan: Demand in RS

September 19, 2020
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A demand for the government escalating its engagements with the international media to build a global opinion against Pakistan for sponsoring cross-border terrorism and harbouring fugitives such as Dawood Ibrahim was made in the Rajya Sabha on Saturday. Through a Zero Hour mention, Sasmit Patra of the BJD said the gove | Read more|

US urges its citizens not to travel to Pakistan

August 13, 2020
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The United States has urged its citizens not to travel to Pakistan due to the COVID-19 pandemic and terror threat. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a Level 3 Travel Health Notice for Pakistan due to COVID-19, the State Department said in its latest travel advisory on Wednesday. | Read more|

BSF kills Pak intruder along IB in Barmer

August 8, 2020
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Pakistani infiltrator was killed by the Border Security Force (BSF) on Saturday along the India-Pakistan International Border in Rajasthan's Barmer district, officials said. | Read more|

BSF arrested Indian national attempting to cross LOC to meet his Girlfriend

July 17, 2020
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On 16th July’ 2020 BSF troops apprehended a young Indian National, namely Siddiqui Mohamad Zishan about 1.5 Kms short of Indo-Pak international border when he was attempting to cross over to Pakistan through Rann of Kutch area. Crime Branch of Maharashtra Police had shared information with Gujarat Police regarding mi | Read more|

Covid-19 death toll in Pakistan crosses 5,000-mark

July 10, 2020
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The coronavirus death toll in Pakistan crossed the 5,000-mark on Friday with 75 new fatalities, the health ministry said. According to the Ministry of National Health Services, another 2,751 new cases were reported in the last 24 hours, taking the national tally to 243,599. | Read more|

58 medical workers die fighting coronavirus in Pakistan

July 2, 2020
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Pakistan has lost 58 healthcare providers, including 42 doctors, to coronavirus while they were on a mission to save lives. Medical professionals who lost their battle with COVID-19 also include 13 paramedics and support staff, two nurses and one medical student. | Read more|

Pakistan condemns India's expulsion of Diplomats

June 26, 2020
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Pakistan has accused old rival India of trying to distract the attention of its people by expelling Pakistani diplomats after Indian forces got a “battering” at the hands of Chinese troops in a clash on their disputed Himalayan border. | Read more|

Coronavirus cases in Pak cross 1,60,000-mark

June 18, 2020
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Pakistan's coronavirus death toll crossed 3,000 with 118 more patients succumbing to the disease in the last 24 hours, while the total number of infections surpassed the 1,60,000-mark, the health ministry said on Thursday. As many as 59,215 patients have recovered from the disease. | Read more|

2 Indian High Commission officials missing in Pakistan

June 15, 2020
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Two diplomatic officials of the Indian High Commission in Pakistan went missing under mysterious circumstances early on Monday, sources said. Their whereabouts have been untraceable, the sources said, adding that India has taken up the matter with Pakistani counterparts to ensure safety of the officials. | Read more|

Pakistan Army violates ceasefire along LoC

June 14, 2020
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Pakistani troops on Sunday shelled mortars along the Line of Control in Rampur sector of Jammu and Kashmir's Baramulla district, drawing retaliation from the Indian Army, a defence spokesperson said. This is the second ceasefire violation by Pakistani troops in Rampur sector and the third in the north Kashmir district | Read more|