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  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai May 21, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Should Modi reach out to Washington and Islamabad? May 21, 2014

    Diplomatic overtures have already begun even though the new government is yet to take office. In a first, SAARC leaders have been invited to PM's swearing-in ceremony. BJP on Wednesday said that it was Prime Minister-designate Narendra Modi's desire to invite the heads of government of all SAARC countries to...
  • LoC killing: Advani slams Defence Minister AK Antony over remark August 11, 2013

    Veteran BJP leader LK Advani on Sunday slammed Defence Minister AK Antony over his statement in the Parliament on the killings of five Indian soldiers along the Line of Control in Poonch sector of Jammu and Kashmir on August 6. ...
  • Govt, Oppn target Pakistan over Dawood Ibrahim remark August 10, 2013

    The open admission by Pakistan over the presence of 1993 Bombay blasts accused Dawood Ibrahim on its soil has raised strong reactions in India. BJP President Rajnath Singh said that New Delhi should scale down diplomatic ties with Pakistan. ...
  • Pak considering India's request to repatriate Sarabjit: Sources May 1, 2013

    Indian prisoner Sarabjit Singh slipped into a coma in a Pakistani hospital, days after being beaten up in jail there. ...
  • Pakistan: The troubles for Musharraf have just begun April 18, 2013

    The Islamabad High Court on Thursday cancelled former Pakistan President Pervez Musharraf's bail plea. The police are at his farmhouse on the outskirts of Islamabad after Musharraf drove away, even before the police could arrest him. ...
  • Musharraf didn't flee from the court, says his spokesperson April 18, 2013

    Former Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf fled from the Islamabad High Court after the court cancelled his bail and directed police to immediately arrest him. Musharraf had appeared in the court this morning to seek extension of his interim bail in a case related to the sacking of over 60 judges...
  • World View: With Kerry-Hagel at the helm for US pullout, will it be advantage Pakistan? March 1, 2013

    Watch the discussion on the question with Suhasini Haidar on World View. ...
  • 'Anti-Islam' film: Pakistan braces for more protests September 21, 2012

    Pakistan has declared Friday a holiday, heightened security at the US embassy and blocked mobile towers to put a stop to inflammatory messages. ...
  • Blame game over terror must stop: Hina Rabbani Khar September 9, 2012

    Indian and Pakistani Foreign Ministers finished their talks on Saturday evening amidst an atmosphere of positivity, and though there were few concrete assurances on the 26/11 trial in Pakistan, both nations signed a new liberalised visa agreement. ...
  • People migrating due to terrorism: Pak minister August 10, 2012

    A batch of 250 Hindus on a pilgrimage to India were initially stopped at the border by Pakistani authorities before being allowed to cross over. ...
  • The aircraft was at a very low altitude: Pak Defence Minister April 20, 2012

    Pakistan Defence Minister Chaudhry Ahmed Mukhtar said the authorities are trying to retrieve the black box of the Boeing 737 aircraft. ...
  • Pakistan media's reaction on Osama videos May 8, 2011

    Suhasini Haidar gets the reaction of Pakistani newspapers on the five Osama bin Laden videos released by US. ...
  • Osama had Pakistan's support system: Brennan May 3, 2011

    US President Barack Obama's counter terrorism advisor John Brennan has confirmed that Pakistan was informed after the operation. ...
  • Geronimo: The US operation that killed Osama May 3, 2011

    The 40-minute firefight operation by the US that ended in the death of Osama Bin Laden was code-named Geronimo. ...
  • Pak blast, reprisal of Zardari's anti-terror comments? September 21, 2008

    A powerful suicide attack just outside the Marriot hotel in Islamabad killed nearly 60 and left over 200 injured. The attack comes on the same day the new President Asif Ali Zardari made his first address to a joint session of parliament. ...
  • The life and times of Abdul Rashid Ghazi July 11, 2007

    The weeklong Lal Masjid siege is yet to end, though the mosque Deputy Administrator Abdul Rashid Ghazi was killed on Tuesday during the radical mosque's standoff with security forces. Here is a close look at the life of a man who was being closely watched by the world all these...
  • The history of Lal Masjid and what it stands for July 10, 2007

    Lal Masjid was patronised by the late General Zia ul-Haq. Dawn correspondent Wajahat Ali reports from Islamabad on the ugly history of the mosque. ...
  • Lal Masjid shootout: What the unrest means for Pak July 3, 2007

    The latest escalation comes after General Musharraf's threat his forces were prepared to storm the Masjid. ...