India Pakistan News

This section of India Pakistan brings you the latest news about the two countries. We cover various news items that keeps you updated with the India- Pakistan developments. The news items cover international news, national news, sports news, business news and even military news that relates to India and Pakistan. Following are the latest news updates:

India Pakistan News

3 top Afghan provincial officials killed, US general unhurt

    Updated On : Oct 18,2018   10:02 pm
Kandahar (Afghanistan), Oct 18 (IANS) Three top Afghan officials and a local journalist were killed in a shooting at a meeting attended by Afghan and US officials in this southern Afghan province of Kandahar on Thursday. View More..

India seeks to further deepen ties with Maldives

    Updated On : Oct 18,2018   8:26 pm
New Delhi, Oct 18 (IANS) India is looking forward to further deepen its partnership with the Maldives following the just concluded presidential election in the Indian Ocean archipelago nation, the Ministry of External Affairs said on Thursday. View More..

Meghalaya secessionist leader enters India, surrenders

    Updated On : Oct 18,2018   8:16 pm
Shillong, Oct 18 (IANS) Meghalayas most wanted separatist leader and Hynniewtrep National Liberation Council (HNLC) General Secretary Cheristerfield Thangkhiew surrendered before Deputy Chief Minister Prestone Tynsong on Thursday at the Police Headquarters. View More..

2 Americans, 1 Afghan injured in Kandahar shooting

    Updated On : Oct 18,2018   7:24 pm
Kabul, Oct 18 (IANS) At least two Americans and an Afghan were injured in a shooting at the Governor's complex in the country's Kandahar province on Thursday, but the commander of Nato's Resolute Support Mission, Austin 'Scott' Miller, escaped unhurt. View More..

Maldives court overturns ex-President Gayoom's jail term

    Updated On : Oct 18,2018   6:16 pm
Male, Oct 18 (IANS) The Maldives High Court on Thursday overturned the jail sentence of former President Maumoon Abdul Gayoom weeks after he was freed on bail. View More..

Pakistan SC dismisses petition seeking Imran Khan's disqualification

    Updated On : Oct 18,2018   5:48 pm
Islamabad, Oct 18 (IANS) Pakistan's Supreme Court on Thursday dismissed a review petition filed by Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader Hanif Abbasi seeking Prime Minister Imran Khan's disqualification over non-disclosure of his assets and ownership of offshore companies. View More..

Sri Lankan PM leaves for India

    Updated On : Oct 18,2018   5:26 pm
Colombo, Oct 18 (IANS) Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe on Thursday left for India on a three-day official visit, his office said in a statement. View More..

Border security paramount for development: Bhagwat

    Updated On : Oct 18,2018   1:22 pm
Nagpur, Oct 18 (IANS) Secured borders are of paramount importance to ensure prosperity and development of India given the current complex international scenario, RSS chief Mohan Bhagwat said here on Thursday. View More..

116 policemen suspended over 2014 firing in Pakistan

    Updated On : Oct 18,2018   7:02 am
Islamabad, Oct 18 (IANS) As many as 116 police officials have been suspended from their posts for their alleged involvement in a June 2014 tragedy that killed at least 14 persons in Lahore in Pakistan's Punjab province, media reports said. View More..

Sri Lankan President calls Modi, rejects assassination attempt reports

    Updated On : Oct 18,2018   12:00 am
New Delhi, Oct 17 (IANS) Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena on Wednesday rejected media reports alleging an Indian hand in a plot to assassinate him and a former Defence Secretary of Sri Lanka during a telephone call with Prime Minister Narendra Modi. View More..

Indian arrested in Nepal for possessing marijuana

    Updated On : Oct 17,2018   8:02 pm
Kathmandu, Oct 17 (IANS) An Indian national has been arrested in Nepal's Birgunj city for possessing marijuana, the police said. View More..

Two women surrender in Bangladesh militant hideout raid

    Updated On : Oct 17,2018   7:28 pm
Dhaka, Oct 17 (IANS) Two suspected female militants surrendered on Wednesday after Bangladeshi security forces raided the hideout of a banned Islamist group under siege in the country's Narsingdi district. View More..

Yameen calls for peace, prosperity in Maldives

    Updated On : Oct 17,2018   7:10 pm
Male, Oct 17 (IANS) Maldivian President Abdulla Yameen on Wednesday called on all fellowmen to maintain peace and prosperity within the nation and urged the new leadership to put the interests of the country above their own. View More..

Pakistan may buy Chinese missile 'better' than Brahmos

    Updated On : Oct 17,2018   5:24 pm
Beijing, Oct 17 (IANS) Pakistan might buy a supersonic missile successfully test-fired by China which is said to be cost-effective and better than the BrahMos developed by India and Russia, the Chinese state media has reported. View More..

UN allocates $34.6mn for drought-affected Afghans

    Updated On : Oct 17,2018   2:10 pm
Kabul, Oct 17 (IANS) The UN has allocated $34.6 million in emergency aid to support 2.2 million Afghans affected by a severe drought, it was announced on Wednesday. View More..

Poll candidate killed in Afghan blast

    Updated On : Oct 17,2018   1:52 pm
Lashkar Gah (Afghanistan), Oct 17 (IANS) A bomb ripped through the campaign office of a leading parliamentary candidate in Afghanistan's Helmand province on Wednesday, killing him and injuring eight others, the police said. View More..

Soldier arrested in Meerut for espionage

    Updated On : Oct 17,2018   1:50 pm
Meerut, Oct 17 (IANS) A soldier has been arrested from the Cantonment area here in Uttar Pradesh on charges of passing on military information to Pakistan's intelligence agency ISI, an official said on Wednesday. View More..

Blast hits Afghan poll candidate's office

    Updated On : Oct 17,2018   11:18 am
Kabul, Oct 17 (IANS) A powerful blast rocked the campaign office of Afghan parliamentary poll candidate Abdul Jabbar Qahraman in Helmand province's Lashkar Gah area on Wednesday, Xinhua news agency reported. View More..

Pakistan hangs 6-year-old Zainab's killer

    Updated On : Oct 17,2018   10:42 am
Islamabad, Oct 17 (IANS) Pakistan early on Wednesday hanged a man convicted for the rape and murder of six-year-old Zainab Ansari in January. View More..

9 killed in train-rickshaw collision in Pakistan

    Updated On : Oct 17,2018   5:32 am
Islamabad, Oct 17 (IANS) At least nine people were killed and seven others injured on Tuesday in a train-rickshaw collision in Pakistan's southern Sindh province, the media reported. View More..