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:




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'India-Bangladesh efforts will contribute to realise people's aspirations'

    Updated On : Mar 25,2017   10:10 pm
New Delhi, March 25 (IANS) President Pranab Mukherjee on Saturday said the joint efforts made by India and Bangladesh will help realise the aspirations of people of both the countries. View More..

Pakistan starts border fencing with Afghanistan: Army chief

    Updated On : Mar 25,2017   9:58 pm
Islamabad, March 25 (IANS) Pakistan Army Chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa said on Saturday that the country has started fencing the border with Afghanistan in a move to stop the cross-border movement of the militants. View More..

Bangladesh's 'Genocide Day' observed in Tripura

    Updated On : Mar 25,2017   9:12 pm
Agartala, March 25 (IANS) A candle light march and seminar were part of programmes held on Saturday in Tripura to mark Bangladesh's observance of "Genocide Day" - in remembrance of the atrocities committed by the Pakistani Army on this day in East Pakistan, now Bangladesh, 46 years ago. View More..

New Indian envoy arrives in Kathmandu

    Updated On : Mar 25,2017   8:32 pm
Kathmandu, March 25 (IANS) India's new Ambassador to Nepal Manjeev Singh Puri arrived here on Saturday to begin his tenure in the key posting, that will see him help foster close ties between the two neighbours. View More..

Myanmar rejects UN-backed probe into Rohingya abuses

    Updated On : Mar 25,2017   8:20 pm
Nay Pyi Taw, March 25 (IANS) The Myanmar government has rejected a UN mission to investigate the alleged persecution of the Muslim minority Rohingya group in Rakhine state, according to an official statement on Saturday. View More..

Pakistan allows Gen Sharif to head Saudi-led military alliance

    Updated On : Mar 25,2017   8:20 pm
Islamabad, March 25 (IANS) Defence Minister Khawaja Asif on Saturday said that Pakistan government has formally permitted ex-army chief Gen Raheel Sharif to head the Saudi Arabia-led military alliance to fight militancy. View More..

Coast Guard seizes Pakistani fishing boat off Gujarat coast

    Updated On : Mar 25,2017   7:44 pm
New Delhi, March 25 (IANS) The Indian Coast Guard (ICG) has seized a Pakistani fishing boat with a crew of nine in Indian waters off the Gujarat coast, an official statement said on Saturday. View More..

'Genocide Day' observed in Tripura

    Updated On : Mar 25,2017   7:24 pm
Agartala, March 25 (IANS) A candle light march and a seminar marked "Genocide Day", in Tripura on Saturday commemorating the atrocities committed by the Pakistani Army on this day in East Pakistan, now Bangladesh, 46 years ago. View More..

Saqlain Mushtaq joins as England's spin bowling consultant

    Updated On : Mar 25,2017   5:44 pm
Lahore, March 25 (IANS) Former Pakistan off-spinner Saqlain Mushtaq on Saturday revealed that the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) has hired him as a spin bowling consultant for two years. View More..

Afridi parts ways with his PSL franchise

    Updated On : Mar 25,2017   5:40 pm
Lahore, March 25 (IANS) Former Pakistan all-rounder Shahid Afridi on Saturday announced that he is parting ways with his Pakistan Super League (PSL) franchise Peshawar Zalmi, citing personal reasons. View More..

Pakistan to observe 10th Earth Hour

    Updated On : Mar 25,2017   4:24 pm
Islamabad, March 25 (IANS) Pakistan along with more than 170 countries will observe the 10th Earth Hour 2017 between 8.30 p.m. and 9.30 p.m. on Saturday, and participate in the World Wildlife Funds (WWF) effort to show global commitment to the planet. View More..

Nepal to enhance cooperation with China

    Updated On : Mar 25,2017   3:34 pm
Kathmandu, March 25 (IANS) Nepal and China have pledged to further develop their ties as Kathmandu expressed its willingness to join China's Belt and Road initiative. View More..

Nepal requests India for more electricity

    Updated On : Mar 25,2017   3:18 pm
Kathmandu, March 25 (IANS) Nepal has requested India to provide additional power through two newly-built transmission lines. View More..

President wishes Bangladesh on eve of its National Day

    Updated On : Mar 25,2017   2:28 pm
New Delhi, March 25 (IANS) President Pranab Mukherjee on Saturday extended his greetings to the people and government of Bangladesh on the eve of their National Day, according to an official statement. View More..

New Indian envoy arrives in Kathmandu

    Updated On : Mar 25,2017   1:52 pm
Kathmandu, March 25 (IANS) , Newly appointed Indian ambassador to Nepal Manjeev Singh Puri arrived here on Saturday. View More..

Russia denies supplying Taliban after NATO claim

    Updated On : Mar 25,2017   1:36 pm
Moscow, March 25 (IANS) Russia has denied a top NATO general's allegation that Moscow is secretly supplying the Taliban in Afghanistan. View More..

Indians should not lose their spiritual roots: Nepali singer

    Updated On : Mar 25,2017   12:44 pm
New Delhi, March 25 (IANS) Nepali singer Ani Choying Dolma, who has worked with Oscar-winning composer A.R. Rahman and is collaborating with music director Shantanu Moitra, feels that India has a rich spiritual culture and it should not lose its roots. View More..

Notice to Pakistani channel over remarks against PM

    Updated On : Mar 25,2017   10:08 am
Islamabad, March 25 (IANS) The Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (Pemra) has issued a show cause notice to ARY News channel over comments on a statement by Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif. View More..

Outgoing UN peacekeeping head praises Indian, South Asian troops

    Updated On : Mar 25,2017   9:06 am
United Nations, March 25 (IANS) The outgoing head of peacekeeping operations, Herve Ladsous, has praised the quality of troops from India and other South Asian nations and the sacrifices they made in the UN missions. View More..

Pakistan rejects US Human rights report as flawed

    Updated On : Mar 25,2017   6:18 am
Islamabad, March 25 (IANS) Pakistan on Friday rejected as flawed the US State Department's Human Rights Report 2016, which has scathingly criticised the country on account of human rights situation. View More..