Sunday, 23 September, 2018

Topic: Imran Khan

Pakistan wanted to offer India easy access to top Sikh shrine at New York talks

Pakistan’s information minister Fawad Chaudhry tells ThePrint arrangements had been made to offer simple access to Sikh shrine in Kartarpur Sahib.
Imran Khan

India’s response to peace call arrogant, negative and disappointing, says PM Imran Khan

His statement comes a day after the Modi government called off the India-Pakistan ministerial-level meeting in New York. 
Hassan Ali celebrates Pakistan's three-wicket victory over Afghanistan Friday | @ICC/ Twitter

Pak Twitterati slam Indian decision to cancel talks in New York

Here’s what’s happening across the border: Pak cricketers win hearts as they play against ‘arrogant’ Afghans; Hindus in Karachi too are part of Muharram.
Imran Khan, chairman of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf, in Lahore | Asad Zaidi/Bloomberg

In Pakistan, you can risk being charged with treason if you criticise a dam

In Pakistan, the Diamer-Bhasha dam has cheerleaders from the government, judiciary and the military.
Shireen Mazari, human rights minister of Pakistan

Pak minister alleges Muslim rights violations in EU but ignores her own country’s record

Here's what's happening across the border: Nawaz Sharif, Maryam freed, court suspends sentence; Imran Khan fails on austerity promise yet again
Mukesh Gupta chose to question Sushma Swaraj in a manner which is not reflective of an IITian | Wu Hong-Pool/Getty Images

India, Pakistan foreign ministers to meet in New York next week & break impasse

Meeting comes as a realignment of political forces is underway on the global stage. It is also a crucial milestone for PM Modi in election year.
Vehicles on sale at PM House in Islamabad

Imran auctions 61 cars in PM house austerity drive, but flies in a chopper

Here’s what’s happening across the border: Prime Minister Imran Khan flies to Saudi Arabia and Army Chief is in China.
General V.K. Singh

Pakistan remains an army-ruled country despite prime minister Imran Khan: V.K. Singh

Minister of state for foreign affairs V.K. Singh said India is adopting a wait and watch approach on the newly installed government in Pakistan.
Pakistan's English-language newspapers for sale in Karachi | Rizwan Tabassum/Getty Images

‘Dawn’ succumbs to pressure, changes headline on militants killed in Kashmir

Here's what's happening across the border: Imran Khan vows citizenship to children of Afghan refugees; US envoy claims Pakistan thinking of allowing India to trade with Afghanistan through its land route.
Imran Khan

Pakistan is broke, but PM Imran Khan’s dogs travel on his chopper

Here's what is happening across the border: Austerity drive fails to reduce Prez Arif Alvi’s security cars and most non-resident Pakistanis are blue-collar workers and cannot contribute to dam collection. 

This is what cheaper and better looking electric vehicles can do for you

Charging will last for months in electric vehicles, it's cleaner and convenient to use and also reduces air and noise pollution.

Christian priests accused of rape: Isolated events or eroding credibility of Indian church?

While allegations against Bishop Franco Mulakkal are under investigation, there is pressure on Bishops' Council to initiate a full-fledged probe. Experts weigh in.