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Prime Minister Narendra Modi speaks during the inaguration of New Civil Hospital, in Ahmedabad

Modi understands Pakistan army’s Islamic doctrine. That’s why he called its nuclear bluff

After Pulwama, India achieved complete strategic superiority over Pakistan by putting economic and diplomatic pressure on it.
Representational image | PTI photo

Indian Army warns Pakistan of dire consequences amid heavy artillery exchange on LoC

Bofors guns swing into action as Indian Army warns Pakistan not to target civilian areas, and vows to give befitting response to any ‘misadventure’.
A Sukhoi Su-30MKI makes touchdown on the Lucknow-Agra Expressway

Indian Air Force dismisses Pakistani claims of shooting down a Sukhoi Su-30MKI

IAF says Pakistan has made false claims ‘to cover up’ for the loss of its own aircraft in the dogfight on 27 February, which it insists was an F-16.
Farooq Ahmad, a Balkote resident points at cracks on his walls caused due to shelling | Moushumi Das Guota/ThePrint

In the other Balkote, Kashmiris want peace, a bunker and good roads

The idyllic surroundings of Balkote, just 1.5km from LoC, seem enchanting, but ask the locals, and they will tell you the reality of living along one of the world's most tense borders.

Claim vs fact — what’s true and what’s not in the India-Pakistan information war

After Pakistan’s retaliatory strikes, several unconfirmed stories are doing the rounds on social media. ThePrint tries to verify these claims.

Imran Khan has bloody nose and Narendra Modi aims for two birds with one stone

The best cartoons of the day, chosen by the editors at ThePrint.
File photo of a Pakistan Air Force fighter jet (representational image) | Jasper Juinen/Bloomberg

‘Be ready for our surprise’- Pak media had warned of strike

As tensions escalate between the two nuclear neighbours, ThePrint takes a look at headlines from Pakistan in the last two days.
LoC

Pakistani troops fire mortar shells at Indian posts in Jammu and Kashmir’s Uri region

The shelling from across the border comes a day after the Indian Air Force carried out air strikes on Jaish-e-Mohammed camps in Pakistan.
Foreign Secretary Vijay Gokhale briefs the media on India's major preemptive strike on Jaish-e-Mohammed's biggest camp

Biggest Jaish-e-Mohammed training camp struck, says foreign secretary Gokhale

In a press conference, foreign secretary Vijay Gokhale said that credible information was received that the JeM was planning another suicide attack.
IAF airstrikes

These are the 3 locations in Pakistan that were bombed by Indian Air Force

Terrorist training camps of Jaish, Lashkar & Hizbul Mujahideen were hit in Balakot in strikes that lasted 21 minutes.

On Camera

Africa has a new health care crisis — obesity

The recently published Global Wellness Index set alarm bells ringing when South Africa scored poorly for life expectancy, alcohol use, depression and diabetes.

PUBG players arrested: Overreaction by police or is addiction a public concern?

The Gujarat police arrested several PUBG lovers, many of them students, for playing the banned video game.

Defence

1 soldier killed as Pakistan violates ceasefire along LoC in J&K’s Rajouri

Pakistani troops have violated ceasefire over 110 times along the LoC since January.
Illustration by Soham Sen | ThePrint

China humiliated India because of these 5 fatal follies of Modi Doctrine

India looks less equal to China than 5 years ago, US alliance is hobbled by trade, and Pakistan looks anything but chastened by Balakot. What’s gone wrong?