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Militant attack foiled in B'desh; top JMB leader among 5 held
Dhaka, Dec 4 (IANS) A major militant attack was foiled in Bangladesh following the arrest of five persons affiliated to the banned outfit Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB), officials said on Saturday, adding that IEDs and bomb making materials were also recovered.
2021-12-04
Category: International, Bangladesh,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Defence/Security,Terrorism
Shringla to visit Dhaka for preparation of Kovind's tour itinerary
Dhaka, Dec 4 (IANS) The Foreign Secretary of India, Harsh Vardhan Shringla, will visit Dhaka on December 7-8 to discuss a host of bilateral issues, including the preparations for Indian President Ram Nath Kovind's first visit to Bangladesh from December 15-17.
2021-12-04
Category: International, Bangladesh,National,Diplomacy,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Politics
Afghans overtake Syrians to become biggest asylum seekers in EU
New Delhi, Dec 4 (IANS) Afghans lodged more than 17,000 asylum applications in the EU in September, up from 10,000 in August and nearly twice as many as Syrians. This made Afghanistan by far the main country of origin, which Syria had been for seven years until July, the European Asylum Support Office (EASO) said.
2021-12-04
Category: International, India,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Politics
Taliban torture Afghan man to death for critical Facebook post
New Delhi, Dec 4 (IANS) The Taliban have been accused of killing an Afghan over a critical Facebook post three days after he was taken into custody, RFE/RL reported.
2021-12-04
Category: International, India,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Terrorism
Afghans packed in pick-up trucks take dangerous journey to flee Taliban's repression
New Delhi, Dec 4 (IANS) Thousands of Afghans are escaping the country each week and many of them are paying smugglers to take them westward to neighbouring Iran, from where some hope to reach Europe, RFE/RL reported.
2021-12-04
Category: International, India,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Politics
SL Prez urge Pak to ensure safety of Lankans
Colombo, Dec 4 (IANS) Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa on Saturday urged Pakistan government to ensure safety of others Lankans working in Pakistan following the brutal murder of a Sri Lankan employee at a factory in Sialkot on Friday.
2021-12-04
Category: International, Sri Lanka,Indo-Pak/Pakistan
Lesson from Barbados - China's biggest target is Commonwealth
New Delhi, Dec 4 (IANS) The 287,000 people who live in Barbados are just the latest pawns in the sights of the Beijing regime as part of its unwavering policy of world domination, the Daily Mail reported.
2021-12-04
Category: International, India,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Politics
Over 200 Chinese companies may be kicked off US exchanges
New Delhi, Dec 4 (IANS) If the US loses Chinese companies, Wall Street will gradually alienate itself from the world's most prosperous market and the US will no longer be the true global financial centre, Chinese state media claimed.
2021-12-04
Category: International, India,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Politics
Afghan security forces seize weapons from Panjshir province
Kabul, Dec 4 (IANS) Afghan security forces have discovered and seized a variety of weapons from eastern Panjshir province, the state-run news agency Bakhtar reported Saturday.
2021-12-04
Category: International, Israel,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Terrorism
Mob emboldened by TLP compromised leads to the murder of Priyantha
It was a normal morning in the industrial town of smog-ridden Sialkot in eastern Pakistan. Priyantha Diyawadana was getting ready to go to RAJCO, a sportswear manufacturing factory, where he was a manager. He had been working there since 2010 and was known to the local community as a decent, hard working and pious man, until Friday.
2021-12-03
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Indo-Pak/Pakistan
Pakistan university faces backlash for organising concert
New Delhi, Dec 3 (IANS) After two years of Covid-induced lockdowns and studying from home, students on the Abbottabad campus of the COMSATS University in Pakistan decided to take a break from all the stress and enjoy a night with music and dance, which has now been termed "obscene" by some quarters, Samaa TV reported.
2021-12-03
Category: India, Delhi,National,Education,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Politics
Sri Lanka expects Pak to ensure justice for citizen tortured to death in Sialkot
New Delhi, Dec 3 (IANS) The Sri Lanka government said on Friday that it expects that Pakistan authorities will take required action to investigate and ensure justice in an alleged incident of torture and burning of the body of a Sri Lankan national in Sialkot earlier in the day, the Daily Mirror reported.
2021-12-03
Category: India, Delhi,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Politics
US, EU express concern at China's 'problematic actions'
New Delhi, Dec 3 (IANS) The US and the European Union have expressed "strong concern" over what they said were Chinas "problematic and unilateral actions" in the disputed seas in the Asia Pacific, saying they would work together to manage their rivalry with Beijing, Al Jazeera reported.
2021-12-03
Category: International, India,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Politics
Taliban supreme leader issues decree safeguarding women's rights
Kabul, Dec 3 (IANS) The Taliban supreme leader Haibatullah Akhundzada on Friday issued a special decree regarding women's rights and directed relevant authorities to take actions to safeguard these rights.
2021-12-03
Category: International, Israel,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Politics
Clashes with China: Indian warships were deployed at forward positions, says Navy Chief
New Delhi, Dec 3 (IANS) Indian warships were deployed at forward positions during the border clashes with China at the Line of Actual Control in Eastern Ladakh, said Indian Navy chief Admiral R Hari Kumar on Friday, pointing out that the security situation at the northern borders has added to the challenges India faces.
2021-12-03
Category: India, Delhi,National,Defence/Security,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Politics
'Not judging UPA on 26/11': Tewari in damage control mode at book launch
New Delhi, Dec 2 (IANS) Congress MP Manish Tewari's book "10 Flashpoints: 20 years - National Security Situations That Impacted India", in which he stirred up a row by stating that the then UPA government should have acted in the wake of the 26/11 attacks, was released by former NSA Shiv Shankar Menon on Thursday.
2021-12-02
Category: India, Delhi,National,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Politics,Art/Culture/Books
WTA suspends all women's tennis tournaments in China
New Delhi, Dec 2 (IANS) The Women's Tennis Association (WTA) has announced immediate suspension of all women's tournaments in China amid concern over Chinese tennis star Peng Shuai, the BBC reported.
2021-12-02
Category: International, India,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Politics,Sports
WTA suspends all women's tennis tournaments in China
New Delhi, Dec 2 (IANS) The Women's Tennis Association (WTA) has announced immediate suspension of all women's tournaments in China amid concern over Chinese tennis star Peng Shuai, the BBC reported.
2021-12-02
Category: International, India,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Politics,Sports
Pak lawmaker claims smoking in women leading cause of rising divorce rate
New Delhi, Dec 2 (IANS) A lawmaker from the ruling Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) believes that increasing divorce rate in Pakistan could also be blamed on smoking, provided smokers are women, Samaa TV reported.
2021-12-02
Category: International, India,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Politics
Taliban signal early Islamic era of Saudi Arabia with diktat to stop work for congregational prayers
New Delhi, Dec 2 (IANS) The Taliban have issued a new diktat in Badakhshan province of Afghanistan, wherein people have been urged to stop their work for attending congregational prayers, Raha Press reported.
2021-12-02
Category: International, India,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Politics
Pak rushes over 5,000 cops to Gwadar on anti-riot duty
New Delhi, Dec 2 (IANS) Balochistan police have issued orders to send 5,500 police personnel to Gwadar from various other districts for maintenance of law and order and on anti-riot duties amid the weeks long protests there, the Dawn reported.
2021-12-02
Category: International, India,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Politics,Defence/Security
Team led by Indian envoy in Colombo visits TN to discuss fishing issue
Colombo, Dec 1 (IANS) A team led by Indian High Commissioner in Sri Lanka visited Tamil Nadu recently to discuss several issues including the controversy over fishing in the sea between India and Sri Lanka, a statement said.
2021-12-01
Category: International, Sri Lanka,Diplomacy,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Politics
Most Americans view China as top threat
New Delhi, Dec 1 (IANS) Most Americans view China, and not Russia or any other country, as the top threat currently facing the US, with majority of those from both the parties worried about the possibility of the two nations going to war, according to a new poll released by the Ronald Reagan Institute, Fox News reported.
2021-12-01
Category: International, India,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Politics
EU launches $340 bn infrastructure plan to rival China
New Delhi, Dec 1 (IANS) The European Union (EU) has revealed details of a $340 billion global investment plan, described as a "true alternative" to China's Belt and Road strategy, the BBC reported.
2021-12-01
Category: International, India,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Politics
Pak to ban imported cars to slash massive current account deficit
New Delhi, Dec 1 (IANS) The Pakistan government has decided in principle to impose a temporary ban on the import of completely built unit (CBU) of vehicles (imported cars) for the next six months (Jan-June 2022) as well as jacking up regulatory duty (RDs) and additional customs duty (ACD) on 10 to 12 other luxury items in order to curtail yawning current account deficit, The News reported.
2021-12-01
Category: International, India,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Terrorism
5 passengers in Karachi test Covid positive on arrival from Saudi Arabia
New Delhi, Dec 1 (IANS) Five Pakistani passengers have tested positive for Covid-19 at Karachis Jinnah International Airport after arriving from Saudi Arabia, Samaa TV reported.
2021-12-01
Category: International, India,Health/Medicine,Indo-Pak/Pakistan
Thousands on streets in Gwadar as protests enter Day 17
New Delhi, Dec 1 (IANS) Thousands of people, including women and children, continued protesting in Gwadar in Pakistan for the 17th day on Wednesday, demanding among other things, access to clean drinking water and an end to "trawler mafia", Dawn reported.
2021-12-01
Category: International, India,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Terrorism
Most parts of India-B'desh frontiers to be fenced by 2022: BSF
Agartala/Shillong, Nov 30 (IANS) The Indian authorities are trying to complete the border fencing work in most parts between the northeastern states and Bangladesh by next year to fortify the security along the international frontiers, the BSF officials said on Tuesday.
2021-11-30
Category: India, Tripura,National,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Politics
Pashtun leader Ali Wazir granted bail in hate speech case
New Delhi, Nov 30 (IANS) The Pakistan Supreme Court (SC) on Tuesday granted bail to Pashtun Tahafuz Movement (PTM) leader and MNA Ali Wazir in a hate speech case, the Express Tribune reported.
2021-11-30
Category: International, India,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Terrorism
Under fire, Pak Prez says allowing use of Guv's house for son's venture 'poor judgement'
New Delhi, Nov 30 (IANS) Pakistan President Arif Alvi said on Tuesday that the choice of venue for the signing of a memorandum of understanding (MoU) between Alvi Dental and an American company was a "poor judgement", the Dawn reported.
2021-11-30
Category: India, Delhi,National,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Politics
Xi's top secret speeches behind China's plans to alter religious, demographic composition of Uyghurs
New Delhi, Nov 30 (IANS) The leaked documents called 'Xinjiang Papers' contain six speeches by Chinese President Xi Jinping and other central government figures from 2014, which provide an important link between a wide range of recently-implemented rights-violating policies in Xinjiang and the central government.
2021-11-30
Category: India, Delhi,National,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Politics
Leaked documents show Xi Jinping's direct links with crackdown on Uyghurs
New Delhi, Nov 30 (IANS) In apparently the first ever instance of material with "top secret" statements made by a Chinese head of state getting leaked into the public domain -- new documents called 'Xinjiang Papers' have surfaced, showing Chinese President Xi Jinpings links with the crackdown on Uyghur Muslims.
2021-11-30
Category: India, Delhi,National,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Politics,Immigration/Law/Rights
Taliban gunmen checking mobile phones of Kabul residents
New Delhi, Nov 29 (IANS) Residents of Kabul complain that gunmen linked to the Taliban government have lately been checking their mobile phones, thus violating their privacy, Pajhwok News reported.
2021-11-29
Category: International, India,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Terrorism
Nepal suspended issuing visas to African visitors
Kathmandu, Nov 29 (IANS) Nepal on Monday suspended issuing visas to visitors from African nations after emergence of new Covid variant Omicron, believed to be lethal than existing ones.
2021-11-29
Category: International, Nepal,Health/Medicine,Indo-Pak/Pakistan
Spectator chants 'yellow banana' during Chinese star's TT match
New Delhi, Nov 29 (IANS) Table tennis authorities have vowed to take action to "prevent the recurrence of racist incidents" after a spectator shouted "yellow banana" during star Chinese paddler Liang Jingkuns round-of-16 match at the World Championships in the US, the South China Morning Post reported.
2021-11-29
Category: International, India,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Sports
Offensive photo shoot at Kartarpur annoys Sikh community
New Delhi, Nov 29 (IANS) A clothing brand recently came under fire after an alleged photo shoot at the Kartarpur Gurdwara in Pakistan. In the shoot, a Lahore-based model can be seen bareheaded, posing for the camera, compromising the sanctity of the place, Express Tribune reported.
2021-11-29
Category: International, India,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Politics,Religion
Blacklisted Chinese firm seeks action against Pak entities for forged documents
New Delhi, Nov 28 (IANS) A Chinese firm, which was blacklisted in October by Pakistan's National Transmission and Despatch Company (NTDC), has sought similar action against five companies for submitting forged documents while participating in bidding for various projects, Dawn reported.
2021-11-28
Category: International, India,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Terrorism
Pakistan bans travel from South Africa, Hong Kong after new virus
New Delhi, Nov 28 (IANS) Pakistan placed a complete ban on travel from seven countries in the wake of the discovery of a new variant of the coronavirus, Omicron, first detected in South Africa, according to a notification issued by the National Command and Operation Centre (NCOC), Dawn reported.
2021-11-28
Category: International, India,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Terrorism
Pak drones threaten human lives, Indian drones carry life-saving drugs: Jitendra Singh
New Delhi, Nov 27 (IANS) While launching a pilot project on the use of indigenously manufactured drones for delivering medicines in Jammu and its surrounding areas, Union Minister of State for Science and Technology, Jitendra Singh, said on Saturday that while Pakistani drones carry explosives to spread terror and threaten human lives, Indian drones have assumed the role of Covud warriors by carrying life-saving vaccine doses and medicines for the safety and well-being of the mankind.
2021-11-27
Category: India, Delhi,National,Health/Medicine,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Politics
B'desh suspends entry of travellers from S.Africa
Dhaka, Nov 27 (IANS) Bangladesh on Saturday suspended the entry of travellers from South Africa amid the spread of a new variant of Covid-19.
2021-11-27
Category: International, Bangladesh,Health/Medicine,Indo-Pak/Pakistan
Uganda loses most prominent airport to China for failing to repay loan
New Delhi, Nov 27 (IANS) The Ugandan government has lost its major airport to China for failing to repay a loan, African media reported.
2021-11-27
Category: International, India,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Terrorism
13 years since 26/11, Indian Navy keeping coastlines secure
New Delhi, Nov 26 (IANS) Thirteen years have gone by since Mumbai was rocked by the worst ever terror attack witnessed by India on November 26, 2008. Since then, the management of coastal (and maritime) security in the country has undergone a paradigm shift.
2021-11-26
Category: India, Delhi,National,Defence/Security,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Politics,Terrorism
Inclusive governance, greater civic engagement in Sri Lanka important: UN
Colombo, Nov 26 (IANS) Visiting United Nations Assistant Secretary General for the Middle East, Asia and the Pacific Khaled Khiari on Friday emphasised the importance of inclusive governance, greater civic engagement, and the need to protect the rights of all Sri Lankans.
2021-11-26
Category: International, Sri Lanka,Diplomacy,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Immigration/Law/Rights
Colonels and majors acting like kings: Pak Chief Justice
New Delhi, Nov 26 (IANS) The Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP), Gulzar Ahmed, on Friday grilled the Defence Secretary over commercial use of military land, asking whether structures like cinemas and wedding halls were built for defence purposes, the Dawn reported.
2021-11-26
Category: International, India,Immigration/Law/Rights,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Politics
K'taka Police arrest 5 Bangladeshi nationals
Bengaluru, Nov 26 (IANS) The Karnataka Police have arrested five Bangladeshi nationals residing illegally -- in the outskirts of Bengaluru, on Friday.
2021-11-26
Category: India, Karnataka,National,Crime/Disaster/Accident,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Politics
LeT motivations, world view were very compatible with ISI leadership
New Delhi, Nov 26 (IANS) Hearings in the US Senate in 2009 on the lessons learnt from the 26/11 Mumbai attacks had clearly spelt out the nexus between Pakistan's Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) and Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT).
2021-11-26
Category: India, Delhi,National,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Terrorism
Heavy rains lash Sri Lanka, 14 people dead
Colombo, Nov 26 (IANS) Fourteen people were killed and one person was reported missing as heavy rains accompanied by strong winds have continued to lash Sri Lanka since last week, the Disaster Management Centre (DMC) said.
2021-11-26
Category: International, Sri Lanka,Environment/Wildlife,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Politics
Explosion rocks Kabul, casualties unknown: Witnesses
Kabul, Nov 25 (IANS) An explosion ripped through a busy traffic circle in Kabul on Thursday, with casualties still unknown, witnesses said.
2021-11-25
Category: International, Israel,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Terrorism
26/11 Mumbai attacks: The tipping point in Indo-Pak relations
Islamabad, Nov 25 (IANS) November 26, 2021 will mark the 13th anniversary of the worst ever terror attack in India, which changed the dynamics and relationship between India and Pakistan for an indefinite time.
2021-11-25
Category: International, Pakistan,National,Human Interest/Society,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Terrorism
Kashmir: Pakistan advocates death, India life
New Delhi/Srinagar, Nov 25 (IANS) In August this year, top army and police officers met the parents of the active militants in south Kashmirs Shopian district. They urged them to persuade their wards to shun arms and choose life over death.
2021-11-25
Category: India, Delhi,National,Indo-Pak/Pakistan,Politics,Defence/Security,Terrorism