Saturday, 20 April 2019

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No Pakistani killed in Indian air strike: Sushma Swaraj

AHMADABAD: Speaking at a women’s rally in Ahmadabad, India’s External Affairs Minister and BJP leader Sushma Swaraj had acknowledged that no Pakistani soldier or citizen had died in the Balakot air strike. She claimed the air strike had been carried out in “self-defence”. “When we carried out air strike across ...

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Bangladesh film star sorry after India election expulsion

DHAKA: A Bangladesh film star has apologised after he was expelled from India for taking part in election campaigning, but found support in his country’s foreign minister who said the giant neighbour had overreacted. Ferdous Ahmad has starred in more than 200 films, and was kicked out of India on ...

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UK experts join Indian medics to counter surgical infection threat

BIRMINGHAM: Experts from the University of Birmingham have tied up with medical professionals in India to set up an innovative research centre that will help improve care for surgical patients. A team from the university’s joint research team, involving the UK’s National Institute for Health Research Global Health Research Unit on ...

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India ‘undermined’ Pakistan’s nuclear threat: Modi

NEW DELHI: Prime Mini-ster Narendra Modi lost his marbles after he said Sunday that India had called Pakistan’s nuclear “bluff” in recent cross-border air strikes that almost triggered a new war between the rivals. Modi and his Hindu nationalist Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) have made national security the focus of ...

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India election 2019: Voting begins in world’s largest election

NEW DELHI: Indians have turned out in big numbers to vote in the first phase of mammoth general elections, with Prime Minister Narendra Modi seeking a second term. The first phase covers an electorate of 142 million voters across 20 states and federal territories, who will decide the fate of ...

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Not bothered about Indian Team: Sarfraz Ahmed

ISLAMABAD: Skipper Sarfraz Ahmed said he is least bothered for the Men in Blue if they do not want to play green-shirts in the ICC World Cup 2019 saying Pakistan team will give outstanding performance in the extravaganza. Speaking at a press conference here at a local hotel, he said ...

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Pakistan releases 100 Indians from prison

WAGAH:  Pakistan released 100 Indian prisoners out of 360 upon the completion of their sentences. They entered India through Attari-Wagah border on Monday afternoon after completing due formalities. Last week, India had sent a note verbale to Pakistan, urging Islamabad to make necessary arrangements for the immediate release and repatriation ...

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All Pakistan F-16s counted, none missing: US report

WASHINGTON: India’s claim of shooting down a Pakistani F-16 in February has been challenged as a report citing unnamed US officials said that all US-supplied fighter jets to the Pakistan Air Force (PAF) have been counted and none is missing. The report in the American Foreign Policy journal said that ...

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Bushra Ansari sings a peace anthem to reduce Indo-Pak tensions

LOLLYWOOD: Bushra Ansari the versatile actress, singer and comedian has produced her very own peace anthem to reduce the tensions between the arch rivals India and Pakistan. The song ‘Humsaye Maa Jaye’ gives a message of love and peace instead of the brewing political hate campaign initiated by neighboring India. ...

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‘Pakistan defeated India in hybrid war’, admits India’s ex-general

LONDON: India’s former corps commander on Friday admitted that Pakistan had outclassed India in the battlefield of hybrid war. Former Indian corps commander Syed Ata Hasnain has admitted that Islamabad had defeated New Delhi in hybrid war. Addressing a British think tank, the Indian general said that they [India] should learn from ...

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