Pakistan

Federal parliamentary constitutional republic in South Asia

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Pakistan, officially the Islamic Republic of Pakistan, is a country in South Asia. It is the worldโ€™s sixth-most populous country with a population exceeding 212,742,631 people. In area, it is the 33rd-largest country, spanning 881,913 square kilometres. Pakistan has a 1,046-kilometre (650-mile) coastline along the Arabian Sea and Gulf of Oman in the south and is bordered by India to the east, Afghanistan to the west, Iran to the southwest, and China in the far northeast. It is separated narrowly from Tajikistan by Afghanistan's Wakhan Corridor in the northwest, and also shares a maritime border with Oman.

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When asked on his views on the airstrike against the Jaish-e-Mohammad camp in Pakistan, Sam Pitroda said that international news outlets had an alternate view of..
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The remarks come in the wake of the February 14 Pulwama terror attack by JeM on a CRPF convoy, which was followed by the February 26 air strike
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Originally from Mantalai village of Chenani in Jammu's Udhampur district, Yash Paul is survived by his wife, Archana Kumari
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The development comes in the backdrop of Pulwama terror attack on 14th February whose responsibility was claimed by Pakistan based United Nations listed..
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The blast in the India-Pakistan train took place near Panipat in Haryana on February 18, 2007, when it was on its way to Attari in Amritsar, the last station on..
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Pakistani troops violated ceasefire in Keri belt of Sunderbani sector this morning.
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A Pakistani anti-terrorism court sentenced two men, including a local government official, to life in prison on Thursday for their role in the brutal campus..
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An Army soldier was martyred when Pakistan violated the ceasefire by heavily shelling forward areas and posts along the Line of Control with mortar bombs in..
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Observing that Pakistan has economic concerns as well, the US official said the Financial Action Tasks Force is one area which demonstrates the need for them to..
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"We think China has a responsibility to also not shield Pakistan and join the international community in calling on Pakistan to take action against terrorists..
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The PMSA and India's Coast Guard were supposed to meet for a three-day dialogue, from March 19 to 21.
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The NIA court also dismissed an application filed by Pakistan national Rahila Wakeel to depose in the case as an eyewitness, which brought in a curious twist to..
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Four of the Iranian border guards kidnapped last year by a Sunni militant group on the border with Pakistan were released on Wednesday, the Iranian foreign..
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The United States remains concerned about India-Pakistan tensions as the nuclear-armed countries' militaries remain on alert nearly three weeks after their most..
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The United States remains concerned about India-Pakistan tensions as the two countries' militaries remain on alert despite some de-escalation in the region, a..
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The blast in the India-Pakistan train took place near Panipat in Haryana on February 18, 2007, when it was on its way to Attari in Amritsar, the last station on..
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An Indian court on Wednesday acquitted four Hindu men accused of bombing a train between India and Pakistan in 2007 that killed 68 people, mostly Pakistanis,..
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India has lodged a protest with Pakistan over four separate incidents of alleged harassment of Indian high commission officials in Islamabad, and sought an..
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India High Commission has sent a strongly worded note verbal to Pakistan's Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) over the intimidation and harassment of officials.
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An Indian court on Wednesday acquitted four Hindu men accused of bombing a train between India and Pakistan in 2007 that killed 68 people, mostly Pakistanis,..
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A student stabbed a college professor to death on Wednesday in eastern Pakistan on Wednesday, apparently because he felt that a planned party that women were..
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A Panchkula court on Wednesday acquitted all the four accused, including Aseemanand, in the Samjhauta blast case. The other three accused, Lokesh Sharma, Kamal..
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India boycotted the first Belt and Road Forum (BRF) in 2017 after protesting to Beijing over the controversial China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) which is..
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The Pakistani maritime agency- Pakistan Maritime Security Agency has cancelled the annual maritime security dialogue with India
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China made the remark t on the 26/11 Mumbai terrorist attacks, blamed on Pakistan-based Hafiz Saeed, in a white paper on its crackdown on militants in Xianjiang.
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India will next week induct its first modern heavy-lift helicopter, the iconic American Chinook chopper capable of transporting howitzers and troops to forward..
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The technical meeting at the level of experts, including engineers and surveyors, was held at "proposed zero points" in the follow up to the decision reached on..
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Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi told his Chinese counterpart on Tuesday of the "rapidly deteriorating situation" and rights violations in Indian..
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Zero point is the point at which the Indian side of the corridor and the Pakistani side of the corridor will be meeting
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Rajasthan CM Ashok Gehlot also said both democracy and the country were in danger under Modi, who he said would "do anything" to get back to power. People felt..
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China on Monday said that it would like to see the easing of tensions between India and Pakistan following the Pulwama terror attack and the issue would figure..
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The Russian Ambassador to India, Nikolay Kudashev recently said that Moscow is supportive of the Indians in the recent India-Pakistan tensions in the aftermath..
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The UAE on Monday said it has played an important role in reducing the recent India-Pakistan tensions by giving 'words of wisdom' to the leadership in both..
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China said on Monday it had arrested about 13,000 'terrorists' in a massive crackdown against militants in the volatile Uyghur Muslim-majority Xinjiang region..
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BEIJING (Reuters) - China played a "constructive role" in reducing tension between Pakistan and India, the foreign ministry said, after the..
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Three others injured during heavy shelling in Sunderbani sector of Rajouri
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The price of cotton seeds has also climbed up, ushering in a field day for farmers
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Talks between India and Pakistan on the Kartarpur corridor issue have been "very positive", said Dr Mohammad Faisal, Pakistan's foreign ministry spokesperson.
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The Samjhauta Express train was attacked on February 18, 2007, killing 68 persons, most of them Pakistan nationals.
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Indian diplomats have been facing massive harassment in Islamabad and India has sent a note verbale to Pakistan. India has asked Islamabad to not only to..
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UAE ambassador Ahmed Al Banna clarified the UAE did not mediate between the two countries and that the aim of its efforts was to decrease the tension. He said..
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Earlier on Monday, NIA counsel Rajan Malhotra submitted before court that agency used diplomatic channel for three times to get the statements recorded of 13..
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"If you (Pakistan) are a victim of terrorism, why don't' you remove it? That's why Modi Ji did what Manmohan Singh Ji didn't do," said Sitharaman.
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The incident occurred in Keri Battal forward area of Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri district.
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A soldier was killed on Monday in Pakistan firing on the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri district. "A soldier was killed and three others..
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A soldier was killed on Monday in Pakistan firing on the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri district. "A soldier was killed and four others..
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Pakistan bestowed a national award on one of the victims of last week's mosque attack in New Zealand who died along with his son while trying to confront the..
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Mortar shelling and firing from small arms from across the LoC started in Sunderbani sector around 6.30 pm, prompting effective retaliation by the Indian Army,..
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The mosque attacks in New Zealand has shocked citizens, who are used to seeing around 50 murders a year in the entire country of 4.8 million and pride themselves..
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The Indian navy said that it had deployed its assets including INS Vikramaditya and nuclear submarines in northern Arabian sea in the last week of February amid..
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Four people were killed and 10 injured in Pakistan on Sunday when a bomb went off on a train track in the resource-rich province of Baluchistan, where separatist..
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Manpreet on the completion of two years of Congress government in Punjab on Sunday said that โ€œNDA government claim of destroying terror camps in Pakistan and..
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Pakistan closed its airspace after IAF strikes on a JeM terrorist camp in Balakot following a terror attack claimed by the terror outfit that killed 40 jawans in..
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The RSS leader said there was a need for a new law for "traitors" and "there won't be a Naseeruddin, Hamid Ansari or Sidhu."
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The sparring between India and Pakistan last month threatened to spiral out of control and only interventions by U.S. officials, including National Security..
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India and Pakistan, are both members of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO), and will participate in the joint military exercise, the council of regional..
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India and Pakistan, are both members of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO), and will participate in a joint counter-terror exercise, the council of..
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Two international flights got dangerously close to each other in Mumbai's mega crowded skies on Friday afternoon.
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The National Council for Promotion of Urdu Language (NCPUL), an autonomous body under the Ministry of Human Resource Development, retracted the invite sent to..
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This is the second time in a month that a Pakistani diplomat has been summoned by Afghanistan.
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After the Pulwama attack, India has been pushing for strong action by Pakistan and its "pre-emptive" air strikes on the Jaish camp at Balakot found broad global..
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Sources said India would give China space to "resolve" certain issues with Pakistan on terror originating form the country. India and China have held quiet talks..
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KABUL (Reuters) - Afghanistan summoned a senior Pakistani diplomat on Saturday to account for remarks by Prime Minister Imran Khan speculating about a new..
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By Saad Sayeed ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - Organisers of an International Women's Day march in Pakistan say they have had death and rape threats on social media over..
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Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh said Saturday he did not trust Pakistan's intent behind the opening of the Kartarpur corridor, saying their agenda was..
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