Pakistan arrests JeM activists, seals offices

Islamabad, Jan 13 : Pakistan said on Wednesday it had arrested several Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) activists and sealed its offices as part of a crackdown following the terror attack on an IAF base in India. India has blamed the JeM, a terrorist group which is known to have links with the Pakistani security establishment, for the […]

Pathankot attack: Pakistan acts against JeM

Islamabad, Jan 13 : Pakistan said on Wednesday it had arrested Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) activists and sealed its offices as part of a crackdown following the terror attack on an IAF base in India. An official statement also said that Pakistan needed more information from India on the alleged Pakistani links to the January 2 attack […]

Six die in attack near Pakistani consulate

Kabul, Jan 13 : At least six policemen were killed on Wednesday in a terror attack apparently targeted at the Pakistani consulate in Jalalabad city in Afghanistan, media reports said. Afghan security forces battled gunmen barricaded in a house near the consulate, which the attackers had apparently tried to enter, a Pakistani news report said. […]

Kabul urged to involve women in peace process

Kabul, Jan 13 : The Afghan government should quickly remedy its missed deadline to produce a plan to include women in the peace process, Human Rights Watch said on Wednesday. In September 2015, the government of President Ashraf Ghani promised its key international donors it would finalize an implementation plan by year’s end and begin […]

14 killed in Quetta blast

Quetta (Pakistan), Jan 13 : At least 14 people were killed in an explosion near a polio centre in Pakistan’s Quetta’s city on Wednesday, Balochistan Home Minister Mir Sarfaraz Bugti said. Thirteen of the dead are policemen, Dawn quoted Bugti as saying. At least 10 people were injured. “The blast was apparently carried out by […]