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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India and Pakistan are quarrelling over reports of an alleged kidnapping and religious conversion of two Hindu girls in mostly Muslim Pakistan last week.
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Pakistan prime minister Imran Khan had also ordered a probe into the issue; the teenagers approached a court in Bahawalpur in Pakistan's Punjab province seeking..
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Vijay Rupani's rhetoric-filled attack
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Pakistan resort heavy shelling in Poonch region of Jammu division
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Reports also says that the Sindh police has arrested one man from Khanpur, who is suspected to have assisted in the nikah (marriage) of the underage girls
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The first batch of six guns will be deployed along the China and Pakistan frontiers, says sources in the Indian Army
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On one side, Prime Minister Modi is taking the country forward with his development agenda. On the other side, there is a coalition of those who have..
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Swaraj, Chaudhry engage in war of words on Twitter
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The development comes in the backdrop of External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj publically tweeting asking Indian high commissioner in Pakistan to send a report..
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National Conference candidate for Baramulla parliamentary constituency Mohommad Akbar Lone has stoked a major controversy by raising "Pakistan Zindabad" slogans..
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The spat started after Sushma Swaraj sought details from the Indian envoy in Pakistan into the reported abduction of two Hindu teenaged girls. Swaraj tweeted..
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Imran Khan has the option of taking Narendra Modi's message to heart
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A request would be sent to the US to seek details from a service provider of "virtual SIMs", which were used by the JeM suicide bomber behind the Pulwama attack..
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Pakistan prime minister Imran Khan on Sunday ordered a probe into reports of abduction, forced conversion and underage marriages of two teenage Hindu girls in..
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"Their statements are retweets more by the people of the neighbouring country than the people in our own country. If they go there and contest elections someday,..
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One Army jawan has lost his life in ceasefire violation by Pakistan in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir on Sunday
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The two minor Hindu sisters -- 13-year-old Raveena and 15-year-old Reena -- were allegedly kidnapped and forcibly married after being converted to Islam in..
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According to the media report, the incident took place in Dharki town of Ghotki district in Sindh province on the eve of Holi.
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Pakistan takes steps to fortify military installations.
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Two Hindu teenage girls of 12 and 14 were allegedly kidnapped, forcibly married off and converted to Islam on the eve of Holi in Pakistan.
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The Congress on Saturday took a dig at Prime Minister Narendra Modi for sending best wishes to his Pakistani counterpart Imran Khan on the eve of its National..
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It would be a "mistake" for India to view Pakistan with the eye of pre-partition and its desire for peace should not be misconstrued as a sign of..
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Naqvi's remarks came a day after Prime Minister Narendra Modi used Congress leader Sam Pitroda's remarks questioning the government's aggressive action against..
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Pakistan wants peace with India and they should focus on health and education, the Pakistani president said on Saturday during a parade to show off its military..
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"On one hand, PM sends greetings to Pak for its national day.On another, many invitees to celebrations held at Pak High Comm were harassed outside by cops.
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Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan has welcomed his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi's greetings on the eve of their National Day
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Further, intelligence agencies had alerted the Delhi police that some Hurriyat leaders would be participating as well
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The court says Rahile Wakeel, the woman who made the curious prayer which brought a twist in the case, was not a cited as a witness
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Bid on Anantnag Congress leader's life; 12-year-old held hostage, murdered
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In a significant departure from practice and what is being seen as a major diplomatic snub, the Indian government officially boycotted the Pakistan national day..
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PM Modi extends greetings.
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Indian security forces on Friday killed seven militants who they said belonged to Pakistan-based groups during four gunbattles in Kashmir - the highest number of..
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India on Friday rejected Pakistan's attempt to politicise the verdict in the Samjhauta Express blast case.
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Indian External Affairs Minister spokesperson on Friday said that India has decided to not send any representative to Pakistan National Day reception in New..
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One Friday morning before dawn, a half-empty Volvo coach slipped out of New Delhi's Ambedkar bus terminal under armed guard, the sirens of a police convoy..
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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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