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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Over 6mn Nepalis living under poverty line

    Updated On : May 28,2018   9:22 am
Kathmandu, May 28 (IANS) Over 6 million Nepalis are still living under the poverty line, which is 21.6 per cent of the Himalayan nation's total population, a new report has revealed. View More..

Afghan NSA in Pakistan for talks

    Updated On : May 28,2018   2:28 am
Islamabad, May 28 (IANS) Afghanistan's National Security Adviser Mohammad Hanif Atmar arrived in Pakistan on Sunday for talks with senior civil and military leaders on security issues, Pakistani and Afghan officials said. View More..

India strongly protests Pakistan's Gilgit Baltistan order

    Updated On : May 27,2018   9:34 pm
New Delhi, May 27 (IANS) India on Sunday summoned Pakistan Deputy High Commissioner Syed Haider Shah and lodged a strong protest over Islamabad's order on Gilgit Baltistan which is a part of Pakistan-administered Kashmir. View More..

Myanmar confirms return of 58 Rohingyas from Bangladesh

    Updated On : May 27,2018   6:14 pm
Naypyidaw, May 27 (IANS) Myanmar on Sunday confirmed the return of 58 Rohingyas, who had fled across the border to Bangladesh last year following an army offensive in the Rakhine region. View More..

23 killed, over 1.66 lakh affected as heavy rains lash Sri Lanka

    Updated On : May 27,2018   5:44 pm
Colombo, May 27 (IANS) At least 23 persons were killed and over 1.66 lakh persons were affected due to heavy monsoon rains in Sri Lanka in the past 10 days, official figures indicated on Sunday. View More..

Toll in Bangladesh anti-drug campaign reaches 77

    Updated On : May 27,2018   4:26 pm
Dhaka, May 27 (IANS) The number of people killed in an anti-drug operation in Bangladesh has climbed to 77 in less than two weeks, after the death of another nine suspected drug-traffickers in the last few hours, officials said on Sunday. View More..

Pakistan to hold general elections on July 25

    Updated On : May 27,2018   3:52 pm
Islamabad, May 27 (IANS) Pakistan President Mamnoon Hussain has set July 25 as the date for the country's next general elections, the media reported on Sunday. View More..

Pakistan Army won't stop Islamabad from improving ties with India: former ISI chief (IANS Interview)

    Updated On : May 27,2018   3:46 pm
New Delhi, May 27 (IANS) Former ISI chief, Lt. Gen. Asad Durrani, who has triggered a controversy in Pakistan with a book he co-authored with his once-rival Indian spymaster, says that the army and the intelligence agency of his country have never stopped any civilian government in Islamabad from improving ties with India if done on the basis of "sound principles" of international relations. View More..

Why not invite Pakistan Army chief for talks: Former RAW chief to Modi (IANS Interview)

    Updated On : May 27,2018   3:46 pm
New Delhi, May 27 (IANS) At a time when the India-Pakistan border is crackling with persistent gunfire with mounting casualties on both sides, former Indian intelligence chief A.S. Dulat has floated a disruptive proposal - invite Pakistan Army chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa for a dialogue to reduce tension and talk peace. View More..

19 IS militants killed in Afghan airstrikes

    Updated On : May 27,2018   12:08 pm
Kabul, May 27 (IANS) At least 19 militants of the Islamic State (IS) terror group were killed in airstrikes targeting their hideouts in Afghanistan's Nangarhar province, the Defence Ministry said on Sunday. View More..

15 Indians stranded near Everest seek Sushma's help

    Updated On : May 26,2018   10:04 pm
Kathmandu, May 26 (IANS) A total of 15 Indian nationals, stranded in Everest region for two days, Saturday sought intervention of External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj to evacuate them and she has asked Indian Ambassador Manjeev Singh Puri to look into the matter. View More..

Sheikh Hasina visits Netaji's house

    Updated On : May 26,2018   8:30 pm
Kolkata, May 26 (IANS) Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Saturday visited Netaji Bhawan, the ancestral house of Indian revolutionary Netaji Subash Chandra Bose, here. View More..

Hasina, Mamata discuss education, culture, business

    Updated On : May 26,2018   8:28 pm
Kolkata, May 26 (IANS) Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Saturday held discussions on wide-ranging topics including education, business and culture with West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee. View More..

India has progressed because of its democratic tradition: Hasina

    Updated On : May 26,2018   6:36 pm
Asansol (West Bengal), May 26 (IANS) Lauding India's democratic tradition for its progress, Bangladesh Prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Saturday sought cooperation from neighbouring nations to protect her country's youth from the scourge of conflict, terrorism, and narcotics. View More..

Hasina conferred honorary D.Litt by Kazi Nazrul University

    Updated On : May 26,2018   5:24 pm
Asansol (West Bengal), May 26 (IANS) Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina was on Saturday conferred a honorary Doctorate of Literature by the Kazi Nazrul University here. View More..

Hasina seeks quick solution to Rohingya problem

    Updated On : May 26,2018   5:10 pm
Asansol (West Bengal), May 26 (IANS) A day after seeking the cooperation of the international community to ensure Myanmar took back the Rohingya refugees, Bangladesh Prime Minister Sehikh Hasina on Saturday called for a quick solution to the problem. View More..

Modi doesn't advocate peace talks: Musharraf

    Updated On : May 26,2018   4:16 pm
Washington, May 26 (IANS) Former Pakistani military dictator Pervez Musharraf has said his country and India were on the path of reconciliation when he was in power but that was no longer the case because Prime Minister Narendra Modi "isn't an advocate of peace talks". View More..

Pakistan Army summons former ISI chief over claims in new book (Third Lead, Correcting dateline)

    Updated On : May 26,2018   4:08 pm
Islamabad, May 26 (IANS) The Pakistan Army has summoned former ISI chief Lt. Gen. Asad Durrani (retd) to explain his position on views attributed to him in a book of dialogues with former Indian intelligence chief A.S. Dulat, accusing him of violating the "Military Code of Conduct". View More..

Pakistan Army summons former ISI chief over claims in new book

    Updated On : May 26,2018   3:40 pm
New Delhi, May 26 (IANS) The Pakistan Army has summoned former ISI chief Lt. Gen. Asad Durrani (retd) to explain his his position on views attributed to him in a book of dialogues with former Indian intelligence chief A.S. Dulat, accusing him of violating the "Military Code of Conduct". View More..

Death toll in Sri Lanka monsoon rains hits 19

    Updated On : May 26,2018   3:36 pm
Colombo, May 26 (IANS) The death toll in Sri Lanka monsoon rains reached 19 on Saturday while over 128,000 people have been affected, the country's Disaster Management Centre (DMC) said. View More..