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Imran Khan govt took away a chance from Pakistan’s terror-infested FATA to join mainstream

FATA had its first provincial election in Pakistan’s history last week. But rigging and military crackdown made sure the region remains open for Taliban.
Shireen Mazari

Pak minister criticises Dutch contest on Prophet, mum on blasphemy at home

Pakistan government can now track overseas Pakistani account and Sharif’s mother defends her son.
Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan | Rituparna Baneerji/Mint via Getty Images

No Narendra Modi at Imran Khan’s oath ceremony: Pakistan PM-elect settles for simple event

PTI spokesperson Fawad Chaudhry says it will be a completely national event, only a few close friends of Imran Khan to be invited. 
Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan | Farooq Naeem/AFP/Getty Images

Imran Khan’s Naya Pakistan already has the ‘purana’ Pakistan solidly embedded

Naya Pakistan is managed and controlled by the Pakistan Establishment Inc., which has just brought in their cricket hero as new PR manager.
Pakistan national cricket team with Imran Khan

Pakistan cricketers flock to meet ‘Naya Pakistan’ captain

Three Hindu candidates in Pakistan elections create history, and US warns IMF against Pakistan bailout.
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Imran Khan could invite Narendra Modi for oath-taking ceremony

A leader of the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf party termed Modi's telephone call congratulating Khan on his victory a 'welcome sign'. 
Supporters of Imran Khan, chairman of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf | Asad Zaidi/Bloomberg

Those who vote for Imran Khan or Narendra Modi shouldn’t be dismissed as bigots or sexist

Real change is taking place in Pakistan, regardless of Imran Khan’s rhetoric.
Imran Khan, chairman of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf, in Lahore | Asad Zaidi/Bloomberg

5 reasons why Imran Khan can offer only empty talks & no resolution on Kashmir

Imran Khan knows that any Pakistani prime minister is powerless when it comes to striking a deal with India, especially on Kashmir.
Imran Khan (R) and Kapil Dev (L)

Imran Khan can be the ‘dictator’ who can make Pakistan work like a team: Kapil Dev

If Koreas can think of coming together, Germany can be united, why can’t India and Pakistan have a better relationship, Kapil asks.
Imran Khan and his party at a rally

Imran Khan will be sworn in as PM before independence day: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf

Khan's party made the announcement while trying to reach out to independent candidates & smaller parties to form a coalition govt.

On Camera

Plastic pollution in water bodies

Banning glitter is not going to save the oceans

Humans release 1.5 million tons of primary microplastics into the ocean annually, a sum equivalent to one disgorged plastic bag for every person each week.

Karnataka High Court stops Franklin Templeton debt funds closure without investor consent

Franklin Templeton shut six of its fixed-income and credit-risk funds run in India in April, locking in Rs 308 billion of investor monies following a liquidity crisis.

Defence

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh at Sukna Military Camp in Darjeeling district on Saturday | ANI

India wants to end border row with China, but will not cede an inch of land, says Rajnath Singh

The defence minister was speaking after performing 'Shastra Puja' at the Sukna-based headquarters of the Indian Army's 33 Corps in Darjeeling on the occasion of Dussehra.
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Trump or Biden? Doesn’t matter to India-US ties as they’re in a full, strategic embrace

Pompeo & Esper’s visit to India for the 2+2 talks is proof that old hypocrisies are history, and supreme national interest has again driven a strategic choice.