Articles tagged under: pakistan

ICJ rules in favour of India, grants consular access to Kulbhushan Jadhav and directs Pakistan to review the death sentence

July 17, 2019
ICJ rules in favour of India, grants consular access to Kulbhushan Jadhav and directs Pakistan to review the death sentence

New Delhi: Marking a major victory in India’s quest for justice for former Navy official Kulbhushan Jadhav, jailed in Pakistan since March 2016 on charges of spying, the International Court of Justice (ICJ) on Wednesday suspended his death sentence and granted consular access to him. The world court, in its verdict which was 15 to one in favour of India, said the death sentence awarded to Jadhav will remain on hold until Islamabad ``effectively reviews and reconsiders’’ the conviction b...Read More

Pakistan reopens its airspace for all civilian traffic; Indian flights start operating on route again

July 16, 2019
Pakistan reopens its airspace for all civilian traffic; Indian flights start operating on route again

New Delhi: Pakistan opened its airspace for all civilian traffic on Tuesday morning, effectively removing the ban on Indian flights that were not allowed to use majority of its airspace since the Balakot air strikes in February The move is expected to give a major relief to Air India, which suffered a huge financial loss of around Rs 491 crore as it had to re-route its various international flights due to the closure of the Pakistan airspace Pakistan permitted all airlines to fly through ...Read More

Gujarat Assembly to discuss Locust attack in rural Banaskantha on Monday

July 12, 2019

Gandhinagar: Gujarat Assembly will discuss locust attack from Pakistan in farm fields of North Gujarat district Banaskantha as urgent matter of public importance on Monday, July 15. The State government had started locust control room in Palanpur on 8 May to receive information from the ground. A whats app group has also been created for monitoring, reporting and updates. The Centre had asked to take preventive actions through its letter dated 8 May. On 13 May, teams of field staff w...Read More

Gujarat ATS – UP Police STF nab one in Kutch for passing information of Indian Army movements to Pakistan

June 27, 2019
Gujarat ATS – UP Police STF nab one in Kutch for passing information of Indian Army movements to Pakistan

Bhuj: The Anti Terrorist Squad (ATS) of UP police has nabbed a man in Nakhatrana town of Kutch district bordering Pakistan in connection with a case pertaining to suspected leakage of important information to the enemy country. An officer of the ATS said that the youth from Nakhatrana has been detained and being interrogated. He said that many suspected calls to Pakistan were made and the whole matter was under investigation. More details would be shared after...Read More

India wins World Cup ODI against Pakistan

June 17, 2019
India wins World Cup ODI against Pakistan

Manchester: Rohit Sharma scored his second hundred in three innings as India maintained their unbeaten record against Pakistan at the World Cup with an 89-run win under the Duckworth-Lewis-Stern method on Sunday (Jun 16). Sharma's 140 was the centrepiece of a total of 336-5 that also featured captain Virat Kohli's 77. Victory in this rain-curtailed clash saw India, who have now won all seven of their World Cup matches against Pakistan, remain unbeaten after four pool games at this year's e...Read More

India asks Pakistan to probe into harassment of Iftar guests in Islamabad

June 03, 2019
India asks Pakistan to probe into harassment of Iftar guests in Islamabad

New Delhi: A day after guests invited for the Iftar Party by Indian High Commission in Islamabad had to face harassment by Pakistani agencies, New Delhi on Sunday registered strong protest with authorities there and urged the Pakistan government to urgently investigate the 'ugly events'. "We have requested the government of Pakistan to urgently investigate the ugly events (of harassment of invitees) and share the results of the exercise with the High Commission of India," a press statement of...Read More

Plane from Pakistan entering North Gujarat airspace forced to land by IAF

May 10, 2019
Plane from Pakistan entering North Gujarat airspace forced to land by IAF

Gandhinagar: A suspicious aircraft from Pakistan entering in North of Gujarat airspace was forced to land in Jaipur. Indian Air Force in its statement said, An-12 aircraft of Georgia after getting airborne for Delhi from Karachi deviated from its scheduled flight path and entered Indian Air Space from an unscheduled point in North Gujarat. It was intercepted by IAF Air Defence aircraft and forced to land at Jaipur airfield. Full text of IAF statement: An unknown aircraft entered Indian A...Read More

Pak marines capture 4 more Indian boats with 22 fishermen; total 10 boats and 66 fishermen caught in 48 hours

May 08, 2019
Pak marines capture 4 more Indian boats with 22 fishermen; total 10 boats and 66 fishermen caught in 48 hours

Porbandar: Pakistan Marine Security Agency today captured 4 Indian boats with 22 fishermen aboard near International Marine Border Line (IMBL) off the Jakhau coast in Kutch district of Gujarat. Earlier yesterday, the PMSA had captured 6 boats with 34 fishermen from the same area. The Pak marines have in last 48 hours captured a total of 10 boats with 66 fishermen on board. National Fish Workers Forum Secretary Manish Lodhari said that all the 10 captured boats were from Porba...Read More

Pakistani fishing boat found off Kutch coast

May 03, 2019
Pakistani fishing boat found off Kutch coast

Bhuj: An abandoned Pakistani fishing boat has been found close to Sir creek area off Kutch Coast in Gujarat. BSF has launched search operation in nearby Creek areas. DeshGujaratRead More

Pakistani intruder nabbed in Kutch of Gujarat

April 26, 2019
Pakistani intruder nabbed in Kutch of Gujarat

Bhuj: The Border security force (BSF ) today nabbed a Pakistani intruder near international border in Rapar area in Kutch district of Gujarat. A BSF official said that the intruder nabbed by the 37th battalion of BSF from near pillar number 110/2S close to Khadir. He has been identified as 22 year old Tagji R Valadiya, resident of village Kasbo in Mithi Tharparkar in Sindh province of Pakistan. No suspicious thing has been recovered from him. He has been handed over to the Bal...Read More