India / Pakistan

Indian army launches attack in Pakistan controlled Kashmir

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan — The Indian Army launched an attack on the Line of Control in the Pakistan held Kashmir (at 2:30am) killing at least two army personnel.

The Indian army has stated the attack was a “surgical” strike against militants who were planning to launch attacks across India. And the Pakistani military officials have condemned the …

Pakistan

8 killed in Taliban attacks in Pakistan

PESHAWAR, Pakistan — Seven members of the anti-Taliban peace force (lashkar) were killed when their vehicle was hit by an IED in the Dir district of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. Another peace committee member was killed in a separate attack in the Sawabi district.

Tehreek e Taliban Pakistan, the militant wing active in Pakistan, claimed responsibility for the …

Pakistan

Kashmiri leader accuses government of mistreating civilians

PESHAWAR, Pakistan — The Indian Congress leader Ghulam Nabi Azad has raised concerns over the bad treatment of civilians in Kashmir and accused both coalition parties PDP (Peoples Democratic Party), and BJP (Bharatiya Janata Party), of being responsible for the grievances.

According to reports by NDTV, Azad expressed his views while addressing Rajya Sabha, also called …

Afghanistan

Afghanistan: Govt stops renewal of peace talks with Taliban

PESHAWAR, Pakistan — Afghan President Ashraf Ghani has no plan to renew the peace talks process with Taliban through Quadrilateral Coordination Group, a spokesperson quoted through Associated Press.

Ghani had raised concerns over Pakistan’s differentiating among terrorists on the basis of “good and bad terrorists” while he attended the last week NATO’s Warsaw Summit.