Tuesday, 9 August, 2022
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Topic: FATF

Pakistan could remain on FATF grey list as France, EU nations want it to do more against terror

The FATF Plenary, which is highest decision-making body of terror financing watchdog, will be taking its final decision on Pakistan Thursday.

Hafiz Saeed, now Masood Azhar — FATF needs to wake up to ‘arrest games’ Pakistan plays

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Pakistan yet to act on Masood Azhar, Dawood, says India ahead of FATF decision on blacklist

FATF’s October plenary will take a final call on whether Pakistan should be blacklisted for its failure to complete a 27-point plan, including acting against terrorists.

Pakistan fails 6 of 27 obligations set by terror watchdog FATF, likely to stay on grey list

Action against Masood Azhar and Hafiz Saeed are among the 6 obligations set by FATF that Pakistan has failed to fulfil. Its performance will be reviewed at an FATF meet next week.

Pakistan is hoodwinking the world on terror funding. FATF grey list needs to go darker

Pakistan is aware of the dilemma FATF faces, and is using it to its advantage.

FATF regional group says Pakistan’s measures ‘not sufficient’ against terror financing

The Asia-Pacific Group has kept Pakistan in its 'Enhanced Follow-up' list, saying the country has improved full compliance on only two of the 40 FATF recommendations.

How India-China crisis in Ladakh could impact Pakistan’s fate at FATF meet

Virtual FATF plenary will take place from 21-23 October. China is expected to bat for Pakistan to come off ‘grey list’, while India pushes for blacklisting.

Why Yes Bank, IL&FS, DHFL cases can become a headache for India’s next FATF assessment

India is likely to go through its FATF country assessment early next year. Some issues could prove a sticking point, including demonetisation and crackdown on shell firms.

Pakistan Parliament joint session passes 3 FATF-related bills to avoid being blacklisted

Pakistan President Arif Alvi called the joint sitting of both houses of Parliament Wednesday evening after Senate rejected the Anti-Terrorism Act (amendment) Bill, 2020.

Pakistan’s economy will be ruined due to inflation if put on FATF blacklist, says Imran Khan

If Pakistan fails to comply with the FATF directive by October, there is every possibility the global body may put it in the blacklist along with North Korea and Iran.

On Camera

YourTurn

Opposition leaders protest outside Parliament | Representative image | ANI

Confused, aimless—why Opposition parties live up to Ronen Sen’s ‘headless chicken’ remark

From ‘compromising national security’ to 'playing havoc' with institutions, the Opposition continues to attack Modi while failing to reflect on own actions.
A suspension pylon in Tamil Nadu | Commons

You thought power subsidy is a Delhi-Punjab problem? Check out Tamil Nadu’s power sector mess

RBI data shows Indian discoms owe power generation firms over Rs 4.5 lakh crore, almost a third of which is owed by Tamil Nadu, where power subsidy cost is twice that of food subsidy.

Defence

Women Army officers outside the Supreme Court in New Delhi on 17 February 2020 ( representational image) | Photo: Suraj Singh Bisht | ThePrint

First batch of 19 women cadets join NDA, set to begin training this week

The cadets will train for three years at NDA, Khadakwasla for the 148th course. The Supreme Court last year paved the way for women to take the NDA test for the first time.

In Kashmir 3 years on, 3 positive changes, 3 things that should’ve happened & 3 that got worse

Kashmir as a crisis has fallen off our headlines and from the top of our collective minds. Which is precisely the most important change for the better.
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