‘UnIslamic’ Buddha statue discovered in Pakistan’s Mardan vandalised by workers

[ad_1] A Buddha statue, which was discovered while digging the foundation for a house in Pakistan’s Pashtun-dominated Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province’s Mardan district, was smashed into pieces by local construction workers on Saturday because they considered the relic to be unIslamic, drawing the ire of the authorities concerned. The statue was discovered in Mardan’s Takht Bhai […]

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Engineering Student Tries To Enter Pak To Meet Woman, Arrested In Gujarat

[ad_1] The man was arrested by the Border Security Force and handed over to the local police. (Representational) Bhuj/Mumbai: A 20-year-old engineering student from Maharashtra was arrested by the Border Security Force (BSF) in Gujarat’s Rann of Kutch while he was trying to enter Pakistan on foot to meet a woman he had befriended on […]

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UK frowns at opposition to new Hindu temple in Pakistan

[ad_1] The Boris Johnson government has expressed concern over opposition in Pakistan to the construction of a new Hindu temple in Islamabad and has raised the issue of freedom of religion or belief with the country’s authorities at a senior level. Chaudhry Pervaiz Elahi, speaker of the Punjab assembly, is among several elements who have […]

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China ”Bigger Threat To India” Than Pakistan: Sharad Pawar

[ad_1] China had turned not just Pakistan, but even countries like Nepal, Bangladesh against India, he said Mumbai: Amid the border tension with China, NCP president Sharad Pawar has saidChina is a “bigger threat to India” than Pakistan. China’s military might is “ten times greater” than India, the former defence minister said, adding that Beijing […]

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US Bans Pakistan International Airlines Flights Over Pilot Concerns

[ad_1] US Department of Transportation said it has revoked permission for Pakistan International Airlines. The US Department of Transportation said it has revoked permission for Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) to conduct charter flights to the United States, citing Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) concerns over Pakistani pilot certifications. The information is contained in a revocation of […]

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Kulbhushan Jadhav Coerced: India On Pak’s Claim He Refused Case Review

[ad_1] Pak coerced Kulbhushan Jadhav to forego his rights to seek an implementation of ICJ judgment: Centre New Delhi: Pakistan’s claim that Indian national Kulbhushan Yadav — sentenced to death by its military court — has refused review of his case and wants to appeal for mercy, is proof of its “reticence” to implement the […]

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Kulbhushan Jadhav refused to seek review of his death sentence, says Pakistan

[ad_1] Pakistan has offered India a second consular access to Kulbushan Jadhav, the former Indian Navy officer who is on a death row. He was arrested on charges of espionage in Balochistan in March 2016 and sentenced to death by a military court a year later. “In the first round, he met his mother and […]

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Pakistan’s Health Minister Tests Positive For COVID-19

[ad_1] Dr Zafar Mirza said that he was experiencing “mild symptoms” and was taking all precautions. Islamabad: Pakistan’s health minister Dr Zafar Mirza said on Monday that he was tested positive for the novel coronavirus, becoming the latest senior minister in the country to be hit by the deadly virus. Dr Mirza, the special assistant […]

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No Major Pak Deployment, Army To NDTV Amid Standoff With China In Ladakh

[ad_1] Pakistan remains interested in provoking violence in Jammu and Kashmir, Lt General BS Raju said. New Delhi: The Indian Army does not see immediate plans by Pakistan to amass forces in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir at a time when India and China are in the midst of a standoff in Eastern Ladakh. At the same time, […]

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Pakistan will complete CPEC project at all costs, says PM Imran Khan

[ad_1] Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan vowed on Friday that his government would complete the ambitious China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) at “any cost” as the USD 60 billion project is a manifestation of the all-weather friendship between the two countries. Addressing a meeting held here to review progress on the CPEC projects, Khan said it […]

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