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  • cross loc trade resumes on srinagar muzaffarabad route

    Cross LoC trade resumes on Srinagar-Muzaffarabad route

    India | Feb 12, 2015, 04:26 PM IST

    Srinagar: The cross-Line of Control trade between Srinagar and Muzaffarabad resumed today after remaining suspended for six days over the arrest of a driver from Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK) following recovery of drugs from his vehicle.“The

  • 200 militants trying to infiltrate may attack schools

    200 militants trying to infiltrate, may attack schools during Obama visit: Army official

    India | Jan 15, 2015, 02:59 PM IST

    Nagrota (J&K): Army today said there were inputs about possibility of attacks by Pakistan-based terror outfits on "soft targets" such as schools, religious places, military convoys and civilian areas in Jammu and Kashmir ahead of

  • pakistan to set up military courts in pok

    Pakistan to set up military courts in PoK

    World | Jan 14, 2015, 07:42 AM IST

    Islamabad: Pakistan on Tuesday decided to set up military courts in PoK and Gilgit-Baltistan for the speedy trial of terrorists in a meeting held here to review the implementation of anti-terror National Action Plan (NAP).The

  • china says disputed gilgit baltistan region in pok is part

    China says disputed Gilgit-Baltistan region in PoK is part of Pakistan

    India | Dec 04, 2014, 10:31 AM IST

    New Delhi: In a latest report which could further strain the ties between the two neighbouring countries, India and China, the latter's official news agency, Xinhua, has described the disputed Gilgit-Baltistan region in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir

  • death toll climbs to 274 in pakistan floods

    Death toll climbs to 274 in Pakistan floods

    World | Sep 13, 2014, 02:48 PM IST

    Islamabad: At least 274 people have been killed and over two million affected in massive flooding triggered by heavy monsoon rains in Pakistan, officials said on Saturday.The rains lashed vast areas of the country last

  • mercilessly india s or pakistan s nature treated kashmir

    Mercilessly! India's or Pakistan's, nature treated 'Kashmir' equally

    India | Sep 11, 2014, 09:58 PM IST

    New Delhi: When ‘nature' has its way, it respects no border or ceasefire lines; it treats them all equal.The recent floods in India's Kashmir and Pakistan occupied Kashmir (PoK) are a sheer example of nature's

  • hafiz saeed blames india for flood in pakistan

    Hafiz Saeed blames India for flood in Pakistan

    World | Sep 09, 2014, 10:37 AM IST

    Islamabad: Mastermind of the 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks Hafiz Saeed has blamed India for flood crisis in Pakistan.He said that the Government of India discharged water in rivers without notification.He further describe Prime Minister Narendra

  • nawaz sharif thanks pm narendra modi for offering help in

    Nawaz Sharif thanks PM Narendra Modi for offering help in flood relief efforts

    World | Sep 09, 2014, 08:09 AM IST

    Islamabad: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif thanked his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi for offering help in flood relief efforts in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir and said closer collaboration in disaster management should be a part of their agenda

  • nearly 200 killed in floods rains in pakistan

    Nearly 200 killed in floods, rains in Pakistan

    World | Sep 08, 2014, 01:24 PM IST

    Islamabad: Nearly 200 people have been killed in floods and rain-related incidents in Pakistan with four days of incessant showers leaving a trail of death and destruction, officials said on Monday.The rains which started last

  • pm narendra modi writes to sharif offers help for flood

    PM Narendra Modi writes to Sharif, offers help for flood victims

    India | Sep 07, 2014, 09:35 PM IST

    New Delhi/Islamabad: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today wrote to his Pakistan counterpart Nawaz Sharif offering assistance to victims of the devastation caused by the torrential rains and floods in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK).Modi, who reviewed the

  • dozens killed in major terror attack in xinjiang

    Dozens killed in major terror attack in Xinjiang

    World | Jul 30, 2014, 12:05 AM IST

    Beijing: Dozens of civilians were killed or injured in a major terror attack by knife-wielding extremists in China's restive Xinjiang province, home of the native Muslim Uygurs, on the eve of Eid festival, police said

  • despite india s reservations china launches study to build

    Despite India's reservations, China launches study to build rail link to Pakistan via PoK

    World | Jun 28, 2014, 12:31 PM IST

    Beijing: China has reportedly commissioned a “preliminary research study” to build an international rail link connecting its border province of Xinjiang to Pakistan, a contentious project from India's perspective as it runs through Pakistan-occupied Kashmir

  • battle against xinjiang militants tougher crueler than ever

    Battle against Xinjiang militants tougher, crueler than ever

    World | Mar 04, 2014, 04:30 PM IST

    Beijing: The battle against militants fighting for separation of China's volatile Xinjiang province, bordering PoK and Afghanistan, is getting “tougher, fiercer and crueler than ever” due to the revival of pan-Islamic extremist groups, top Chinese

  • 20 indian trucks drivers detained in pakistan occupied

    20 Indian trucks, drivers detained in Pakistan-Occupied Kashmir

    India | Jan 18, 2014, 06:15 PM IST

    Srinagar: Authorities in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir have detained over 20 drivers and their trucks carrying goods from this side to demand release of their truck and driver detained by Jammu and Kashmir Police for allegedly carrying

  • man from pok who accidentally came to india wants to go back

    Man from PoK who accidentally came to India wants to go back

    India | Jun 27, 2012, 04:02 PM IST

    Mumbai, Jun 27: A 27-year-old man, claiming to have sneaked into India from Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK) when he was nine, has moved the Bombay High Court praying that he may be sent back home so

  • india appreciates pak co operation in resolving chopper

    India Appreciates Pak Co-operation In Resolving Chopper Crisis

    India | Oct 24, 2011, 08:52 AM IST

    New Delhi, Oct 24: Expressing relief over return of its officers and helicopter which had strayed into Pakistan-occupied Kashmir due to bad weather, India on Sunday said it "greatly appreciates" the manner in which Pakistan

  • ppp politician elected pok prime minister

    PPP Politician Elected PoK 'Prime Minister'

    World | Jul 27, 2011, 08:19 AM IST

    Islamabad, Jul 26 : Veteran PPP politician Chaudhry Abdul Majeed, was today elected “prime minister” of Pakistan Occupied Kashmir after elections that were held last month.Majeed, who will be the 11 “Prime Minister” of PoK

  • ppp secures majority in pok elections

    PPP Secures Majority In PoK Elections

    World | Jun 27, 2011, 04:18 PM IST

    Islamabad, Jun 27:  The ruling Pakistan People's Party has secured a majority in the legislative assembly of Pakistan-occupied Kashmir by securing 20 of the 41 seats for which elections were held.According to unofficial results, the

  • violence in pok during assembly polls

    Violence In POK During Assembly Polls

    World | Jun 26, 2011, 07:17 PM IST

    Islamabad/Lahore, Jun 26 :  Elections to the assembly in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir today were marred by several violent incidents, prompting the postponing of voting by Kashmiri refugees in the eastern city of Lahore.  The polling in