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Pakistan condemns restrictions on Eid Milad congregations in IOK

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan condemned the restrictions imposed by the Indian authorities on all congregations in the Indian Occupied Jammu and Kashmir on Eid Milad-un-Nabi (Sallalaho-Alaih-e-Wasallam). All roads leading to the Hazratbal Shrine in Srinagar and other holy shrines and mosques in the Indian Occupied Jammu and Kashmir were sealed by the Indian occupation forces to stop […]

BJP leader accuses Pakistan, China of releasing poisonous gas in India

A leader of India’s ruling party alleged that  Pakistan and China should be blamed for the high levels of pollution in the national capital region and adjacent areas, saying either of the two neighbouring countries could have released poisonous gases into India. “Ye jo zehreeli hawa aa rahi hai, zehreeli gas aayi hai ho sakta […]

Aisam ul Haq slams ITF for ‘disgraceful’ Davis Cup decision

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan tennis star Aisam ul Haq termed as “shocking and disgraceful” the International Tennis Federation’s decision to shift India’s Davis Cup tie from Islamabad to a neutral venue. Taking to Twitter on Tuesday, Aisam said that Pakistan was getting penalized for someone else’s actions. “A really shocking,embarrassing,disgraceful,sad and unfair decision by @ITF_Tennis to hold […]

Indian map to get redrawn as consequence of Hindutva: Asif Ghafoor

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan army chief spokesman Maj-Gen Asif Ghafoor took a dig at India for depicting parts of Gilgit-Baltistan and Azad Jammu and Kashmir within the territorial jurisdiction of India in their maps. Taking to his personal Twitter account, Maj-Gen Asif Ghafoor said that Kashmiris will draw the actual map. “Indian map will get redrawn as […]

Pakistan rejects baseless Indian propaganda on Kartarpur corridor

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan completely rejected baseless reports in a section of the Indian media, attributed to “intelligence sources”, insinuating presence of alleged “training camps” in Narowal near the Gurdwara Kartarpur Sahib. In a statement, Foreign Office said that Pakistan’s Kartarpur Spirit is aimed at facilitating Nanak Naamlevas, especially Sikhs, to visit one of their most revered […]

Pakistan rejects political maps issued by India

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan rejected political maps issued by Indian authorities seeking to depict parts of Gilgit Baltistan and Azad Kashmir within territorial jurisdiction of India. “The political maps of India, issued by the Indian Home Ministry on 2 November 2019, displaying Jammu and Kashmir region and seeking to depict parts of Gilgit-Baltistan and Azad Jammu and […]

Kartarpur ready to welcome Sikh pilgrims: PM Imran

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan said on Sunday that Kartarpur corridor was ready to welcome Sikh pilgrims. Taking to Twitter, PM Khan congratulated his own government for completing the corridor in record time for the celebrations of Baba Guru Nanak’s 550th birthday. The premier shared mesmerizing pictures of the newly-constructed corridor. I want to congratulate […]

World body rejects India’s complaint against Pakistan on airspace ban

The International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) has dismissed India’s complaint against Pakistan, saying flights carrying national leaders are considered as “state aircraft” and are not subject to its provisions. The complaint was lodged a day after Pakistan refused to allow Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi to use its airspace for flying to Saudi Arabia. “The […]

India approaches ICAO after Modi denied use of Pakistan’s airspace: report

NEW DELHI: India has gone to the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) to challenge Pakistan;s decision to deny the use of its airspace for Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s special flight, a media report said. “Overflight clearances for VVIP special flights are granted routinely by any normal country,” NDTV quoted Indian government sources as saying. India has […]

Pakistan, India sign historic Kartarpur corridor agreement

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan and India have signed the historic agreement to operationalize Kartarpur corridor that allows Sikhs to visit their holy places without any visa restrictions. The corridor will connect the Dera Baba Nanak shrine in Punjab with Darbar Sahib in Kartarpur, just about four km from the International Border, located at Narowal district of Pakistan’s […]

Pakistan welcomes US congressional hearing on human rights in Kashmir

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan on Thursday welcomed the U.S. House of Representative’s Sub-Committee on Asia & the Pacific public hearing on human rights in South Asia. The deliberations were mostly focused on the grave human rights and humanitarian situation in the Indian Occupied Jammu & Kashmir (IOJ&K). Members of the Sub-Committee noted that India’s illegal and unilateral […]