Pakistan test-fires long range anti-ship cruise missiles

Islamabad, March 6 : Pakistan has successfully test-fired long range anti-ship cruise missiles, a statement from the Pakistan Navy said on Monday. The Pakistan Navy and the Pakistan Air Force jointly tested the anti-ship cruise missiles, the C-802 AK, air to surface missiles, which were fired from both the JF-17 Thunder aircraft and Pakistan Navy […]

China building helipads, trenches in Doklam: Sitharaman

New Delhi, March 5 : China has built helipads, trenches and other infrastructure in Doklam to maintain its troops during winters, Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said on Monday. Asked if it is a fact that China has constructed seven helipads in Doklam and tanks and missiles have been stationed there, Sitharaman, in a written reply […]

SC blocks further probe on Army officer by J&K Police

New Delhi, March 5 : The Supreme Court on Monday restrained the Jammu and Kashmir Police from carrying out any investigation in pursuance to an FIR filed against Major Aditya Kumar following the death of three civilians as Army tried to disperse a stone-pelting mob in Shopian district. Directing the listing of the matter for […]

1st aid convoy enters Syria’s Eastern Ghouta after intense bombing

Damascus, March 5 : A humanitarian aid convoy on Monday entered for the first time in over two weeks the besieged rebel-held area of Eastern Ghouta on the outskirts of Syria’s capital, following intensified bombing by Syrian government forces that has killed over 700 people. The convoy successfully arrived in Douma, the largest city in […]

North Korea’s Kim Jong-un meets South Korean envoys

Seoul, March 5 : North Korean leader Kim Jong-un hosted a welcome dinner for South Korean President Moon Jae-in’s special envoys on Monday, the first time officials from Seoul met the reclusive leader since he took office in 2011. “Chairman Kim Jong-un is currently hosting a dinner for the special envoys,” Seoul’s presidential office Cheong […]

351 ceasefire violations by Pakistan since January 1

New Delhi, March 5 : Pakistan has violated the ceasefire agreement along the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir as many as 351 times since January 1 this year, the government said on Monday. Of these, 209 cases occurred in January while 142 instances were noted since February 21, Minister of State for […]