Tag: Pakistan

Ashraf Ghani to Pak: Use funds for Afghan in fighting terrorism

By The IST Newsdesk Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi called for a strong collective will to defeat terror networks. He was speaking on Sunday at the Heart of Asia Conference in Amritsar. “We must demonstrate strong collective will to defeat terror networks that cause bloodshed and spread fear,”the Prime Minister added. Mr Modi said terrorism and […]

December 5, 2016 | 0 Comments More

Mixed reaction to ‘ban on Pak artists’ decision on the twitter

IST NEWSDESK: Reports received by The Indian Sub-continent Times clearly point out that there is a petition doing rounds in the US asking the US govt to declare Pakistan a terrorist country. The petitions has been signed by over 100,000 people and if this is circulated in India at least a crore people will sign […]

October 1, 2016 | 0 Comments More

Uri attack—another intelligence failure?

By Raj Dixit Edited by Ashok Kumar The terrorist attack on Army camp in Uri Sector of Kashmir which had resulted in the death of 18 Soldiers, from 10 Dogra regiment and 6 Bihar regiment of Indian army has sent shock waves all around the country and everyone from political masters to the armchair journalists, […]

September 27, 2016 | 0 Comments More

Sydney pays homage to martyrs of 18 Sept terror attack in Uri

By IST Newsdesk The Dezire Function Centre at Blacktown reverberated with the sound of ‘Hindustan Zindabad and Jai Hind’ when nearly a hundred Indian Australians gathered there to pay homage to the 18 soldiers who were slain in a terror attack on Army camp in Uri sector of Jammu and Kashmir on the morning of […]

September 26, 2016 | 0 Comments More

BJP man among guests at dinner for Ex- ISI Chief

By Our Staff Correspondent Former Chief of Pakistan’s spy agency, Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) was welcomed and had dinner with Pakistani and Indian community members in Sydney. In the third week of January 2016, invitations were sent out by a member of Pakistani community, based in Western Sydney, to welcome and have dinner with former Director […]

April 16, 2016 | 0 Comments More

Punjab Today– II, Unanswered Questions of Pathankot Air-base attack

By Raj Dixit On January 2, 2016, a terrorist attack took place on the Pathankot Airbase located in the border state of Punjab. Seven men of Armed forces lost their lives in its more than three days’ operation. Surprisingly when the operation was still on, on the morning of January 4, in one of the […]

April 3, 2016 | 0 Comments More

Modi, Sharif together can achieve the impossible

Dr. Yadu Singh writes in his blog: www.yadusingh.wordpress.com Mr Narendra Modi will be sworn-in as India’s Prime Minister today, 26th May, 2014. SAARC (South Asian Association for Regional Co-operation) leaders will be attending this ceremony. This is for the first time that SAARC leaders have been invited, and are attending a ceremony of this nature. There […]

May 26, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Mehdi Hassan passes away in Karachi

India-born Ghazal legend Mehdi Hassan, the melodious voice behind evergreen hits like Patta patta, boota boota and Kab ke Bichhare, died today following multiple organ failure at the age of 84. Hassan, who had millions of fans in India and Pakistan, had been admitted to the Agha Khan Hospital in the southern port city of […]

June 14, 2012 | 0 Comments More

Pak not eligible for Uranium, says Australian envoy

Amid Pakistan’s demand that it be given access to Australian uranium for which India has been granted green light, Australia has said it believes Islamabad is not eligible to buy the yellow cake from it, reports PTI from Islamabad. “India has an exemption from Nuclear Suppliers Group, which does not apply to Pakistan,” outgoing Australian […]

May 19, 2012 | 0 Comments More

Trade: Pak grants India MFN status

Pakistan’s cabinet has unanimously approved the award of “most favoured nation” trading status to India. Pakistan had previously linked trade liberalisation with India to a resolution of the dispute over Kashmir, over which the nations have fought two wars. Correspondents say the move is a significant step towards boosting the peace process between the neighbours. […]

November 3, 2011 | 0 Comments More