New Delhi (Sputnik): While ending the 13-day sit-in in Islamabad on Wednesday, the cleric who mobilised thousands of people to turn out to march recently has called for a country-wide road blockade.
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Islamic State Exacts Revenge On Turkey For Selling Out Al-Baghdadi
Submitted by Nauman Sadiq, an Islamabad-based attorney, columnist and geopolitical analyst focused on the politics of Af-Pak and Middle East regions, neocolonialism and...
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New Delhi (Sputnik): Thousands of protesters and supporters have gathered under the banner of the Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam-Fazlur, (JUI-F), Pakistan’s fifth largest political party, to unseat the federal government of Prime Minister Imran Khan, which...
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Tens of thousands of Islamists at a protest camp in Pakistan's capital are awaiting a deadline set by their leader calling for the prime minister to resign.Firebrand cleric Maulana Fazlur Rehman led a caravan of supporters to Islamabad last week in...
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ISLAMABAD — Heavily armed men burst into the home in the middle of night, hustling four brothers into separate rooms, their hands bound. Afghan special forces then shot them in the head and heart. The operation, the CIA-trained Afghan unit said,...
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New Delhi (Sputnik): Islamabad must review the death sentence awarded to former Indian Navy officer Kulbhushan Jadhav by a Pakistani military court, the International Court of Justice (ICJ) has said.
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New Delhi (Sputnik): Pakistan's government remains on alert since the party Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam Fazl has refused to divulge its next move once tens of thousands of protesters reach Islamabad with the aim of dislodging the Imran Khan government.
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New Delhi (Sputnik): It is expected that over 100,000 workers of the Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam-Fazl (JUI-F) will converge in the capital city of Islamabad this Thursday, with the goal of dislodging the Imran Khan government.
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New Delhi (Sputnik): Ankara and New Delhi are traditional allies but with Turkey cosying up to Pakistan, India has moved to protect its domestic interests.
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NEW DELHI (Sputnik) - India has cut down its defence exports to Turkey, including explosives and detonators, due to Ankara's growing military cooperation with Islamabad, with whom New Delhi has had a decades-long strained relationship, the Economic...
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Earlier in the day, the Indian Army stated that Islamabad had violated a ceasefire regime in the Tangdhar Sector as a Pakistani Border Action Team (BAT) was trying to enter Indian territory.
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India said Sunday two soldiers and a civilian were killed in cross-border shelling with Pakistan in the disputed Kashmir region, while Islamabad said six died on its side, making it one of the deadliest days since New Delhi revoked Kashmir’s...
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A Taliban delegation reportedly met earlier this month with Zalmay Khalilzad, the U.S. special representative for Afghanistan reconciliation. The alleged gathering came during an official Taliban visit to Islamabad to meet with Pakistan officials.It...
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ISLAMABAD, Oct 18 (Reuters) - Britain's Prince William and his wife Kate landed in Pakistan's capital Islamabad on Friday, after turbulence forced the couple to stay overnight in Lahore in a change to their tightly-choreographed itinerary.Read...
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New Delhi (Sputnik): China recently expressed security concerns for its workers in Pakistan’s port city of Gwadar in Balochistan, who were the target of an attack by Baloch activists allegedly aiming to disrupt the multi-billion dollar...
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KABUL (Sputnik) - The Indian and Afghan foreign ministries have commented on the Taliban political delegation's ongoing visit to Islamabad for peace talks resumptions, saying there is a need for involvement of all parties, including the Afghan...
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The Taliban have sent a high-level delegation to Pakistan’s capital as part of a tour that has included Russia, China and Iran in a push to resurrect an Afghanistan peace deal with Washington that seemed imminent just one month ago
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Earlier this week, Islamabad announced it would join hands with Turkey and Malaysia to start an English language TV channel that would confront the challenges posed by Islamophobia on the global level.
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New Delhi's decision to reorganise Jammu and Kashmir into two union territories has prompted protests from Islamabad and Beijing. Dr Qanta A. Ahmed, a British-American political commentator, has explained why neglecting the long-disputed Kashmir...
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