Day archives: October 5th, 2016

Nato weapons recovered from house in Karachi’s terror bid thwarted Azizabad,

Nato weapons recovered from house in Karachi’s terror bid thwarted Azizabad, Mohammad Raza — Updated 2 minutes ago KARACHI: Police reportedly seized a large number of weapons including anti-aircraft guns, sub-machine guns, light machine guns, rifles and rocket launchers hidden in the water tank of the empty house.Bulletproof jackets and helmets were also recovered during the …

Modi warns ministers against ‘chest thumping’ on surgical strikes

Modi warns ministers against ‘chest thumping’ on surgical strikes Dawn.com — Published about 2 hours ago NEW DELHI: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has warned his ministers against “chest thumping” on surgical strikes, NDTV reported on Wednesday. Citing sources, NDTV said Modi has advised his cabinet members not to speak out of turn on claimed surgical …

Pakistan barred from Kabaddi World Cup in India

  Pakistan barred from Kabaddi World Cup in India AFP — Updated about 6 hours ago NEW DELHI: Nevertheless, International Kabaddi Federation (IKF) chief Deoraj Chaturvedi, who is from India, said Pakistan has been denied entry because of a spike in tensions between the two nuclear-armed nations.“This is not the right time to engage with Pakistan,” …

Nawaz tells joint session of Parliament, Driving tanks on farmlands cannot end poverty

  Nawaz tells joint session of Parliament, Driving tanks on farmlands cannot end poverty Dawn.com — Updated 5 minutes ago ISLAMABAD: National Assembly Speaker Ayaz Sadiq opened the session by welcoming PPP Chairperson Bilawal Bhutto Zardari, who is present in the speaker covered passage. PPP lawmakers greeted the announcement with applause and thumping of desks. A …

Kashmir newspaper banned by Indian govt for ‘inciting violence’ AP — Published about 15 hours ago SRINAGAR: Authorities in India-held Kashmir (IHK) have banned the publication of a local newspaper saying that its contents could ‘incite violence’ in the disputed Himalayan region. The English daily “Kashmir Reader” did not publish for the second straight day on …