QUETTA: Six suspected militants were killed and several others injured in a gunbattle in Awaran district on Tuesday. A paramilitary soldier also lost his life in the clash.
ISLAMABAD: The Foreign Office (FO) on Tuesday said in a statement that Pakistan firmly believes that the final direction of the Jammu and Kashmir issue should be in accordance with the will of the Kashmiri people.
PESHAWAR: At least nine suspected militants, including the driver of Lashkar-i-Islam (LI) chief Mangal Bagh, were killed in a US drone strike in Nazyan district of Afghanistan's Nangarhar province, near the Pak-Afghan border in Khyber Agency.
Jammu, March 25
Border security force (BSF) troops on Wednesday foiled two infiltration bids by separatist guerrillas on the international border in Samba and Kathua districts of the region, police said.
New Delhi, March 24
Pakistan High Commissioner Abdul Basit today continued holding consultations for the third consecutive day with separatist leaders from Jammu and Kashmir during which he sought their help for building an environment of peace in the subcontinent.
Srinagar, March 24
Former Chief Minister Omar Abdullah today described the Union Government’s stand regarding the “equation” shared by Pakistan with separatist Hurriyat Conference as “more realistic”.
Jammu, March 24
The National Students Union of India (NSUI) today held a protest outside the Jammu University campus against the BJP government at the Centre and termed it a “certified U-turn sarkar”.
The chairman of the Hurriyat Conference’s moderate faction, Mirwaiz Umar Farooq, on Tuesday scoffed at reports painting him and other Kashmiri separatists as traitors for attending a Pakistan Day function in New Delhi, saying he was there to support the renewed dialogue process between the two countries.