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 world’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 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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In a major blow to Pakistan, several Ministers of European Parliament (MEPs) have called out the Islamic nation for providing "sanctuary" to terrorists and for..
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The Muslim-majority Himalayan region of Kashmir has been at the heart of more than 70 years of animosity since the partition of the British colony of India into..
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The body of Namrita Chandani was found lying on a charpoy with a rope tied around her neck in her hostel room of a college in Larkana.
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Foreign minister S Jaishankar said India expects to have “physical jurisdiction” over Pakistan-Occupied Kashmir one day. The statement by the minister..
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India's foreign minister said on Tuesday that the part of Kashmir controlled by Pakistan belongs to India and that he expected New Delhi to gain physical control..
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India's foreign minister said on Tuesday that the part of Kashmir controlled by Pakistan belongs to India and that he expected India to gain physical control..
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Jaishankar said the issue between India and Pakistan is not Article 370 but terrorism.
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India's foreign minister said on Tuesday that the part of Kashmir controlled by Pakistan belongs to India and that he expects India to gain physical control over..
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His remarks come amid Pakistan's attempts internationalise India's decision to abrogate Article 370 in Jammu and Kashmir.
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Dormant routes have been used by the Pakistani army to infiltrate nearly 60 terrorists since the abrogation of Jammu and Kashmir's special status, officials..
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Sources have claimed that Pakistan has positioned over 250 well trained militants near the LoC to help them sneak into the valley
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Crowds fall for rumours of blasphemous remarks by a school head, who is a Hindu
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Hindus roughly constitute 10% of the population of Sindh, with some districts like Umerkot where their population is nearly 50%.
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With US Prez Trump confirming attendance at PM Modi's upcoming diaspora event in Texas, Pak is learning that common values and business ties are trumping its..
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The ruling Congress and the Shiromani Akali Dal on Monday sparred over the issue of service fee sought by Pakistan from pilgrims for using the Kartarpur..
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A corridor for Indian Sikh pilgrims traveling to a holy temple in Pakistan will open in November, in time for one of the religion's most sacred festivals.
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Four Army personnel suffered minor splinter injures in mortar shelling by the Pakistan Army along the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district,..
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A crowd in Pakistan ransacked a school and Hindu temple after a Hindu principal was accused of blasphemy, police said on Monday, the latest case to raise concern..
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Pakistan violated ceasefire in Mendhar sector of Poonch district on Sunday. Pakistan initiated unprovoked ceasefire violation at about 2230 hours by firing of..
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The Chief Minister also reminded Pakistan's Prime Minister Imran Khan about the 1971 war in which Bangladesh was liberated.
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MEA asks Pak to adhere to 2003 ceasefire understanding, maintain peace and tranquillity along the LoC and IB
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Demonstrations began in Ghotki town on Saturday after an FIR was filed against Notal Mal, the teacher of Sindh Public School, by Abdul Aziz Rajput, alleging that..
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"The entirety of the state of Jammu and Kashmir is part of sovereign India, and people that ask for UN resolution to be implemented ignore the first resolution,..
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Pakistan could lose in a conventional war with India which could then be consequential in view that the two neighbouring countries are nuclear-armed, country's..
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Nationalist Congress Party (NCP) chief Sharad Pawar on Saturday praised Pakistan saying that he received a very warm welcome on his visit to the neighbouring..
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"This year they have resorted to more than 2050 unprovoked ceasefire violations in which 21 Indians have died," said external affairs spokesperson Raveesh Kumar...
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Pakistan has summoned diplomats from Afghanistan and India after several shooting incidents along two different borders killed four Pakistani soldiers and a..
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Union defence minister Rajnath Singh on Sunday lamented the plight of minorities in Pakistan saying that they are in a constant state of worry over their safety..
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The Indian Army has intensified its presence along the LOC in view of Pakistan's increased aggressive. In the first week of September, Pakistan moved a..
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Pakistani troops resorted to mortar shelling along the Line of Control (LoC) since 10 am on Saturday, targetting residential areas and schools in the two..
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Raising the issue of mob-lynching, he said that a particular community has been targeted in the name of hate
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The bodies were retrieved by Pakistan on September 13, following two days of unsuccessful attempts.
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Baloch and Sindhi activists on Friday gathered at the iconic Broken Chair in front of the United Nations office in Geneva to condemn the atrocities committed by..
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Locals from Pak Occupied Kashmir protest against discrimination and atrocities by Islamabad
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The Indian Army on Saturday released a video that showed Pakistani military personnel retrieving the bodies under the cover of the white flag. Pakistani sepoy..
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India dismissed the memorial as another propaganda attempt by Islamabad saying it is a "lie, deceit, deception cast in stone".
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Northern Army Commander Lieutenant General Ranbir Singh on Saturday cautioned Pakistan against using civilians of PoK as "cannon fodder". "There have been..
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India and Pakistan on Saturday agreed that over 5000 pilgrims can visit Gurudwara Kartarpur Sahib every day using the corridor and would be provided free pick..
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The Pakistan soldiers were killed after the Indian Army retaliated to ceasefire violations. The Pakistan Army could not recover the bodies despite repeated..
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Pakistan Army was forced to raise the "white flag" to recover the body of its soldiers killed by Indian Army in a robust retaliation to the ceasefire violations..
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The comments of the senior RSS functionary assume significance as they came on the day when Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan is leading a public rally in..
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Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) ideologue Indresh Kumar on Friday said that Pakistan is getting weaker "day-by-day" and is headed towards another partition -..
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India's crackdown on protests and dissent in Kashmir will drive more of the world's Muslims into extremism, Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan said during a..
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A senior Indian diplomat has met UN human rights chief Michelle Bachelet here and briefed her about the steps India has taken to bring normalcy in Jammu and..
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Indian diplomats have repeatedly mentioned Pakistan's 'baseless and deceitful narratives' regarding Kashmir.
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Describing Pakistan as the "hub of terrorism", India has strongly hit back at the country for raking up the Kashmir issue at the Security Council, saying..
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The Punjab chief minister Capt Amarinder Singh has written to PM Modi seeking his intervention to make sure Pakistan withdraws the $20 service charge proposal
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Shah also blamed Pakistan's "ruling elite" including Imran Khan for "destroying" the image of the country
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After Pakistan claimed to be speaking on behalf of many countries at UNHRC on the situation in J&K, India on Thursday reiterated that Islamabad’s campaign was..
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Punjab Chief Minister Captain Amarinder Singh on Thursday sought Prime Minister Narendra Modi's intervention to pressurise Pakistan into withdrawing its proposal..
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India on Thursday asked Pakistan to "reconsider" its decision to charge $20 as service charge from pilgrims to visit the Kartarpur Sahib Gurudwara in Pakistan...
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As Pakistan and China remain the only two countries to make references on Kashmir at the UNHRC meet, a high-level Indian delegation led by MEA Secretary (East)..
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MEA spokesperson Raveesh Kumar said that India responded to "Pakistan's lies and distorted statements" using the right to reply.
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Two days after India and Pakistan engaged in a war of words at the UNHRC, Raveesh Kumar, addressing a media briefing in New Delhi said Pakistan's attempt to..
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Pak on Thursday said that India would not get second consular access to Kulbhushan Jadhav, the retired Indian Navy officer who has been sentenced to death by a..
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Pakistan Foreign Ministry spokesperson stated Islamabad's stance.
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"Inimical forces and Pakistan bent on destroying Kashmir," Jamiat Ulema-e-Hind in its resolution.
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Sindhi Foundation, which has frequently raised the issue of forced conversion of girls in Pakistan, will hold a demonstration under the banner of SaveSindhiGirl...
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There has been a sharp rise in infiltration of terrorists into J&K since the nullification of Article 370, which is seen by intelligence agencies as a clear sign..
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Sources in the security agencies says the killing of Asif comes as a big setback to Pakistan, as it was banking upon him a lot to foment trouble in north Kashmir
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Dujarric's statement is a big win for India because Islamabad has been trying to internationalise the issue
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"Pakistan has built 30 launch pads along the LoC to infiltrate militants into the regions of Karen, Gurez, and Gulmarg," the latest inputs received by the Indian..
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PM Modi said that India has taken a bold step against terrorism in past and will continue to do so in future.
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Following such a huge surge in milk prices, the administration in Pakistan has called for a meeting with the farmers and stakeholders.
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