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Imran Khan says no room for 'jihadi outfits and culture' in PakistanISLAMABAD: There was no room for "jihadi outfits and jihadi culture" in Pakistan, Prime Minister Imran Khan has said amidst intense global pressure on his government to rein in the terrorist outfits operating from its soil after the...
A new age of warfare: How internet mercenaries do battle for authoritarian governmentsThe man in charge of Saudi Arabia’s ruthless campaign to stifle dissent went searching for ways to spy on people he saw as threats to the kingdom. He knew where to go: a secretive Israeli company offering...
Close aide of Pulwama attack mastermind arrested in DelhiNEW DELHI: A Jaish-e-Mohammed terrorist Sajjad Khan, a close aide of Pulwama attack mastermind Muddasir was arrested here, police said on Friday. Sajjad Khan (27), a resident of Pulwama was arrested near the Lajpat Rai market late Thursday night, they said....
Trump accepts Israeli sovereignty over Golan HeightsWASHINGTON: President Donald Trump said on Thursday the United States should acknowledge Israeli sovereignty over the hotly-contested Golan Heights, in what amounted to a major pre-election gift for his ally Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. "After 52 years it is time for the United...
Two gunfights underway in J&K's Sopore, ShopianSRINAGAR: Two gunfights were underway in Jammu and Kashmir's Sopore and Shopian districts on Friday between militants and security forces, police said. In Sopore, firing exchanges took place in Warpora area, the same site of an encounter on Thursday where two policemen were injured. The...
Soldier killed as Pakistan army violates ceasefire along LoC in RajouriJAMMU: An Army soldier was killed when Pakistan violated the ceasefire by heavily shelling forward areas and posts along the Line of Control with mortar bombs in Jammu and Kashmir's Rajouri district Thursday, officials said. Pakistani troops violated the ceasefire...
Army inducts new sniper rifles to reply to ceasefire violations by PakistanNEW DELHI: The Army has provided advanced sniper rifles to its troops posted along the Line of Control (LoC) in the Kashmir Valley and Jammu region to retaliate ceasefire violation by Pakistan. Top Army sources informed ANI that the...
US may soon pause preparations for delivering F-35s to TurkeyWASHINGTON: The United States could soon freeze preparations for delivering F-35 fighter jets to Turkey, officials told Reuters, in what would be the strongest signal yet by Washington that Ankara cannot have both the advanced aircraft and Russia's S-400 air...
China has responsibility to not shield Pakistan: USWASHINGTON: China has a responsibility not to shield Pakistan, a senior Trump administration official has said, expressing deep disappointment over Beijing's decision to block a bid in the UN to designate Jaish-e-Mohammed chief Masood Azhar as a "global terrorist". Pakistan-based terror group Jaish-e-Mohammed...