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  1. News - Asia - KASHMIR

    Indian troops accused of killing Pakistani soldier in Kashmir border clash

    Posted Jan 06th 2013, 02:02pm by Reuters in Islamabad

    ... Reuters in Islamabad A Pakistani soldier was killed and another injured in a gunfight between Indian and Pakistani troops in Kashmir on Sunday, a disputed incident that could heighten tensions between the nuclear-armed neighbours after a period of rapprochement. The Pakistani army said Indian troops had raided their Sawan Patra checkpost in Kashmir, a hotly contested area both ...

  2. News - Asia - SOUTH ASIA

    Chinese project manager accused of abusing Koran in Kashmir

    Posted May 19th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Jhelum Hydropower project, was accused by Pakistani co-workers of throwing the Koran on the ground. "We have taken Ping into protective custody after protests erupted in the company when Pakistani labourers saw him throwing the belongings of a Pakistani worker including the Koran," said Sardar Gulfraz, a senior police official. Lee Ping was moving the belongings of a Pakistani ...

  3. News - Asia - BRIEFS

    Briefs, February 17, 2013

    Posted Feb 17th 2013, 12:00am by AGENCIES

    ... But as the curfew ended, separatist groups opposed to Indian rule in the Muslim-majority region announced a two-day strike. AFP   47 killed in Pakistan bomb targeting Shiites QUETTA, Pakistan - A remote-controlled bomb targeting Shiite Muslims killed 47 people including women and children and wounded more than 200 in Pakistan's insurgency-hit southwest. The bomb exploded in Hazara, an area ...

  4. News - Asia - INDIA

    India clashes with Pakistan at UN

    Posted Oct 02nd 2012, 11:58am by Associated Press at the United Nations

    ... Krishna told the General Assembly that India has resumed dialogue with Pakistan and wants to normalise relations. But he lashed out at a speech last week by Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardarif, ... meeting of the General Assembly wound down on Monday night, representatives of India and Pakistan traded several rounds of rebuttals before a mostly empty chamber. The Pakistani delegation ...

  5. News - Asia - PAKISTAN

    Pakistan recovers 12 bodies buried under landslides

    Posted Dec 01st 2012, 07:44pm by Agence France-Presse in Islamabad

    ... Agence France-Presse in Islamabad At least 12 people have been killed, including eight Pakistani soldiers, and nine people are missing after being hit by landslides in the mountainous ... Pakistani soldiers were buried when a huge wall of snow crashed into the remote Siachen Glacier base high in the mountains in Kashmir. They have all been declared dead, although some of the bodies ...

  6. News - Asia - INDIA

    India imposes curfew in Kashmir after execution

    Posted Feb 09th 2013, 02:16pm by Agence France-Presse in Srinagar

    ... to the brink of war. India alleged the militants behind the parliament attack were supported by Pakistani intelligence, leading the nuclear-armed rivals to deploy an estimated one million troops ...

  7. Pakistan is on the edge of disintegration

    Posted Nov 04th 2011, 12:00am

    ... of Pakistan. A conceivable scenario is the Taliban coming to power again in Afghanistan and using that as a base, working with the Pakistani-based Taliban, for stepping up its war of attrition against ... the former Pakistani cricket captain, won enough votes from the centre to form a government. Khan is sane, unencumbered by false alliances and allegations of corruption and could hopefully find a way ...

  8. Atrocity cannot be allowed to deflect peace process

    Posted Feb 20th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... wanting to sabotage their efforts cannot be allowed to hold sway. Whoever bombed the Samjhauta Express clearly wanted the process to fail. Coming the day before Pakistani Foreign Minister Khurshid ... Pakistanis, were killed, should be given the fullest attention by investigators. Whether those responsible were Hindu, Muslim or from any of the separatist or extremist groups in either nation, ...

  9. South Asian rivals must make most of talks

    Posted Jul 31st 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... by suspected Pakistani militants and the sides were on the brink of war, this time there has been no military response. Having gone to war three times, India and Pakistan know that there is no way ... army claimed last week, for example, that it had killed a Pakistani army officer and two militants trying to sneak into Kashmir. Officially, 44,000 people have died since a separatist struggle ...

  10. Indian troops fight a fake war at 6,000 metres

    Posted May 12th 2004, 12:00am by Amrit Dhillon

    ... Amrit Dhillon in New Delhi The Indian Defence Ministry has confirmed newspaper reports that soldiers posted in Siachen- the highest battlefield in the world, where Indians and Pakistanis ... evidence of a massive fraud with officers of the 5/5 Gurkha Rifles being photographed pretending to be 'dead' Pakistani soldiers, and fake videos being made showing concocted ...




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