Monthly archives: October, 2016

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 …

Announces boycott of tomorrow’s joint session of parliament PTI

 Announces boycott of tomorrow’s joint session of parliament PTI Dawn.com — Published about 2 hours ago ISLAMABAD: After much discuss the party made the verdict due to its stance on corruption and the prime minister’s refusal to hold himself accountable after Panama gate, Imran Khan told journalists.”We have a clear line on the prime minister. We …

TV channels without notice for airing Indian content Pemra to suspend

 TV channels without notice for airing Indian content Pemra to suspend Sanaullah Khan — Updated about an hour ago ISLAMABAD: The  statement declared that the licences of companies will be revoked or suspended without a show-cause notice or hearing if Indian content is aired in violation of an earlier order.The Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (Pemra) …