Indian security personnel stand guard along a deserted street during restrictions in Jammu, August 7, 2019. REUTERS/Mukesh Gupta

India-Pakistan tension escalate over Kashmir issue

Already flaring tensions between India and Pakistan have escalated since Indian government scrapped Section 370 – a special status accorded to the state which allowed a separate constitution, a state flag and... Read more »
Left: US President Trump, Right: Pakistan PM Khan

Trump and Imran have a Twitter battle

What could be called the second round of an ongoing Twitter war between President Trump of the United States and Pakistan – things are getting heated we must say. The first battle... Read more »

Pakistani PM Khan decries ‘arrogant’ India for cancelling talks

Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan labeled India arrogant on Saturday for cancelling what would have been the countries’ first high-level talks in years, decrying “small men occupying big offices” who opposed change.... Read more »

Imran Khan to be confirmed as Pakistan prime minister

Former cricket star Imran Khan is expected to be elected the next prime minister of Pakistan shortly in a vote at the National Assembly. His PTI party won the most seats in... Read more »

Imran Khan declares election victory; opposition cry ‘election rigged’

(Reuters/Islamabad) Pakistani cricket legend Imran Khan declared victory on Thursday in a divisive general election, and said he was ready to lead the nuclear-armed nation despite a long delay in ballot counting... Read more »

Imran Khan leads Pakistan elections in early counting

Ex-cricket star Imran Khan has taken an early lead as votes are counted in Pakistan’s poll, but political rivals allege vote-rigging on a major scale. Early unofficial results suggest his PTI party... Read more »

Suicide bomber kills 28 near voting booth in Quetta, Pakistan

A suicide bomber has taken 28 lives and injured 35 more near a voting centre in Quetta, the capital of Baluchistan province in Pakistan. The Islamic State militant group has claimed responsibility... Read more »