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Kashmir a bilateral issue between India, Pakistan; US welcomes them ‘sitting down’: State Dept

“So all those issues should be resolved. So, he (Modi) has to ask me the same thing. So maybe we’ll speak to him. Or I’ll speak to him and we’ll see if we can do something” The Trump administration has launched a damage control exercise after the President’s remarks about mediation on Kashmir, with the […]

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US lawmakers apologises India for Trump’s ’embarrassing’ remarks on Kashmir

Srinagar, July 23 : An influential Democratic Congressman on Tuesday apologised to India’s US envoy for President Donald Trump’s “embarrassing” remarks on Kashmir, while several others came out in support of New Delhi’s established stand against any third-party role on the issue. “I just apologized to Indian Ambassador Harsh Shringla for Trump’s amateurish and embarrassing […]

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US President Trump hails arrest of ‘mastermind’ Hafiz Saeed in Pakistan

US President Donald Trump on Wednesday hailed the arrest of Hafiz Muhammad Saeed — chief of the banned Jamaatud Dawa (JuD) — who India and Washington accuse of being the mastermind of the deadly 2008 Mumbai attacks and have declared a global terrorist. Trump, who didn’t name Saeed, said: “After a ten-year search, the so-called […]

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Kulbhushan Jadhav ‘guilty of crimes’, against people of Pakistan as per law: Pakistan PM Imran Khan

A day after International Court of Justice (ICJ) ruled that Pakistan must review the death sentence for Indian national Kulbhushan Jadhav, Pakistan Prime Minister Thursday welcomed the court’s decision not to set him free. Khan, in a tweet, alleged that Jadhav “is guilty of crimes against the people of Pakistan and the country shall proceed […]

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US-Based group of Kashmiri Doctors To Launch Critical Care Ambulance Service In Valley

Srinagar, July 18 Alarmed by the number of road accident deaths in Jammu and Kashmir, a group of US based Kashmiri doctors is all set to provide fully equipped critical care ambulances. “In the absence of emergency service in the ambulances, the US-based group of Kashmiri doctors have launched a programme to provide fully-equipped ambulances […]

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We encourage it. Anything that increases people-to-people ties between India and Pakistan is something that we’re incredibly supportive

The United States (US) on Tuesday welcomed the Kartarpur Corridor initiative between Pakistan and India and said Washington was “incredibly supportive” of the project, said a statement released by the Department of State. “We encourage it. Anything that increases people-to-people ties between India and Pakistan is something that we’re incredibly supportive of,” said States Department […]

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Pro Kabaddi 2019: Defending champions Bengaluru Bulls, new-look Telugu Titans set for title tilt; Gujarat Fortunegiants favourites too

It’s that time of the year again, when the focus on sport in India changes from global to local. When a fiercely Indian sport takes form as the most sophisticated ‘sportainment’. The Pro Kabaddi League, which first hit our TV screens in 2014, is upon us — the seventh season gets underway on 20 July […]

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Three-hour partial lunar eclipse on night of July 16-17

Sky enthusiasts in the country can witness a three-hour long partial lunar eclipse early Wednesday when the Earth will move between the Sun and the Moon. The eclipse will begin around 1.31 am on Wednesday, the research and academic director of MP Birla Planetarium in the city, Debiprosad Duari, told PTI. The greatest partial eclipse […]

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With Pak airspace open, operation cost for US-bound flights likely to come down by Rs 20L: Air India

New Delhi: With Pakistan opening its airspace for all commercial airlines on Tuesday morning, Air India said operation costs for one-way US and Europe-bound flights are likely to come down by Rs 20 lakh and Rs 5 lakh, respectively. After Pakistan closed its airspace following the Balakot air strikes of February 26, Air India suffered […]

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Roadside bomb in Afghanistan kills 11 people

Tuesday July 16, :A roadside bomb in Afghanistan killed at least 11 people travelling in a truck in the southern Kandahar province, provincial officials said on Monday. Ahmad Sadeq Essa, a deputy army spokesman in Kandahar, said that around 35 other civilians were wounded in the explosion. Read more: US not in Afghanistan to rebuild […]