Tuesday, 13 November, 2018

Topic: Pakistan

Graphic by Manas Gurung | ThePrint.in

How ISI used LinkedIn to trap BrahMos engineer for secret papers on India’s new missile

Investigators say ISI scouring Facebook, Twitter & LinkedIn to trap young Indians in defence sector, suspect 1,100 Indian IP addresses for ISI link.
British Backpacker Society

British Backpacker Society returns to Pakistan to ‘explore nature’s beauty’

Here’s what’s happening across the border: PPP leader Sherry Rehman slams Imran govt for not addressing Parliament on key issues; Pak actor opens up about divorce and mother’s death.
Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai (L) shakes hand with Prime Minister Manmohan Singh | Vipin Kumar / Getty Images

Why India should get out and leave Af to Pak

It’s of little strategic importance for us. If Pakistan thinks it can control Afghanistan where Britain, Russia and America at the peak of their power failed, wish them luck.
File photo of INS Arihant at its launch ceremony in 2009 | Ministry of Defence

India slams Pakistan for expressing concern over deployment of INS Arihant

India's foreign ministry said that Pakistan's comments expressing concern over INS Arihant are coming from a country where 'tenet of responsibility' does not exist.
A Bbombardier Global Express XRS aircraft which was seen at the Pak airport | Twitter/@avischarf

Israeli aircraft did land at Pakistan airport, but no one knows why

The story of an Israeli delegation visiting Pakistan was first broken by Haaretz newspaper to vociferous denials by the Imran Khan govt.
River Indus | Commons

Modi’s office is worried about JNU report that echoes Pakistan concerns on Indus waters

JNU study says global warming could leave Pakistan side of Indus River Basin completely dry in less than 100 years, calls for better water budgeting.
Pilgrims during the Maha Kumbh Mela in Allahabad

The Indian state where development is more on a par with Pakistan than India

Like Pakistan, Uttar Pradesh is home to about 200 million people, which it can’t seem to take care of very well.
PM Modi addressing the INS Arihant crew | @narendramodi/Twitter

INS Arihant is welcome, but India is far short of Chinese nuclear submarine capability

China is also providing support to the Pakistani Navy, including offering to build submarines. India is keeping a close eye on these developments.
Chinese President Xi Jinping meets Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan in Beijing, China | Thomas Peter-Pool/Getty Images

Imran Khan’s China visit shows Narendra Modi government oversold Wuhan summit

The China-Pakistan joint statement shows close alignment on issues that are thorny irritants in the India-China relationship.
File image of the Indian army in Kashmir

More killings, greater alienation: How the situation in Kashmir is slipping out of hand

Since the Narendra Modi-led BJP came to power at the Centre in 2014, Kashmir has witnessed more violence, deaths and alienation of the masses
Madhya Pradesh

Congress promises restrictions on RSS shakhas in MP: Cynical poll ploy or hard secularism?

The Congress party in its manifesto for Madhya Pradesh has vowed to ban government employees from attending RSS shakhas or using government property for their m...