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Pakistan to deport National Geographic's 'Afghan Girl'

Pakistan to deport National Geographic's 'Afghan Girl'

A Pakistani court on Friday ordered the deportation of Sharbat Gula, National Geographic’s famed green-eyed ‘Afghan Girl’ immortalised in a 1985 haunting picture on the cover, after she pleaded guilty to charges of staying in Peshawar with fake ID cards. A special anti-corruption and immigration court in Peshawar ordered Gula’s deportation to Afghanistan after serving a 15-day jail sentence besides slapping a fine of Pakistani Rs 1,10,000. Gula, who was dubbed as ..., 4 weeks ago

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Ghani refuses Pak aid; says use it to fight terror

In a hard hitting attack on Pakistan, Afghan President Ashraf Ghani on Sunday accused it of launching an ‘undeclared war’ on his country by covertly supporting several terror networks including the Taliban, and noted that there were no hidden deals in India’s growing engagement in the war-ravaged country. In his address at the 6th annual conference of Heart of Asia, Ghani, who severely criticised Islamabad, said an Asian or international mechanism must be put in place, ...
 Rediff.com11 minutes ago

We must act against those sheltering terror forces: PM

In a clear message to Pakistan, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday called for ‘resolute action’ not just against forces of terrorism but also against those who support, shelter, train and finance them, saying silence and inaction will only embolden terrorists and their masters. In his address at the 6th conference of Heart of Asia, a platform to help Afghanistan in its transition, Modi said the growing arc of terrorist violence is posing the gravest threat to the region.
 Rediff.com1 hour ago

Aziz meets PM Modi, sends bouquet to Swaraj

Pakistan Premier’s foreign affairs advisor Sartaj Aziz along with foreign ministers of four countries on Saturday called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi who told them that it was important to end terrorism and violence for fostering stability in Afghanistan and the region. The foreign ministers of Kyrgyzstan, Iran, Afghanistan, and Slovakia, which holds the European Union Presidency this month, along with Pakistan Prime Minister’s Foreign Affairs Advisor Aziz called on Modi ahead of ...
 Rediff.com3 hours ago Aziz to visit India on Sunday; no bilateral meet scheduled  Rediff.com3 days ago

Heart of Asia conference begins with focus on tackling terror

As Afghanistan faces the resurgence of Taliban, a conference of major regional and global powers began on Saturday in Amritsar to explore ways to effectively deal with threat of terrorism in the region, its complex security matrix and help the war-ravaged nation in its transition. Being attended by nearly 40 countries and leading groupings like the European Union, the annual conference of the Heart of Asia -- Istanbul Process is deliberating on various challenges facing Afghanistan, including ...
 Rediff.com1 day ago Unwell Sushma Swaraj won't attend Heart of Asia Conference in Amritsar  Rediff.com1 week ago

Pakistan ready for talks but Kashmir must be included

Pakistan is ready for a dialogue with India on the condition that Kashmir dispute is part of it, Prime Minister’s Advisor on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz told Parliament on Friday, ahead of his visit to Amritsar for a conference on Afghanistan. Speaking in the National Assembly during a debate on the Line of Control situation, Aziz said Pakistan is fully capable to defend its border and will not accept any “Indian influence or hegemony” under any circumstances. “We are ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago No peace between India & Pak without resolving Kashmir issue: Sharif  Rediff.com2 months ago

Trump picks desi Nikki Haley to be US ambassador to UN

The South Carolina governor has become the first woman and minority to join Trump’s administration. Nikki Haley is India Abroad Person of the Year 2010 IMAGE: Republican South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley. Photograph: Gary Cameron/Reuters Nikki Haley was on Wednesday named as United States envoy to the United Nations by President-elect Donald Trump, as she scripted history by becoming the first-everIndian-American to be appointed to a cabinet-level post in any US administration.
 Rediff.com1 week ago

28 killed as blast hits Shia mosque in Kabul

A suicide bomber has killed at least 28 people at a Shia Muslim mosque in the Afghan capital Kabul, police say. At least 35 more people were wounded in the blast at the Baqir ul Olum mosque in the west of the city. IMAGE: An injured boy is transported to a hospital after a suicide attack in Kabul. Photograph: Mohammad Ismail/Reuters The attack came as worshippers gathered for a religious ceremony. It is not yet clear who was behind the blast but Afghanistan’s Shia have faced a ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago

SAARC summit could be postponed, hints Pakistan

The development comes after four of the eight member states -- India, Afghanistan, Bhutan and Bangladesh -- decided to pull out.   In the first concrete fallout of the increasing tensions between India and Pakistan in the wake of the September 18, Uri terror attack, the 19th SAARC Summit, scheduled to be hosted in Islamabad in November, is all set to be postponed. Nepal, the current chair of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC), is mulling recommending either a ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago Pak isolated after India, 3 other countries pull out of SAARC summit  Rediff.com2 months ago Pakistan postpones SAARC summit; slams India for derailing it  Rediff.com2 months ago Sri Lanka pulls out of SAARC summit  Rediff.com2 months ago

In a first, special medals for ITBP canines, horses

For the first time, four-legged ‘soldiers’ who accompany troops in combat zones for sanitisation exercises and logistical tasks will be decorated with special medals instituted exclusively for them on lines of those given to troops. The initiative has been taken by Sino-India border etan Border Police which has instituted an ‘Animal Transport’ and a ‘K9’ (canine) medal and has chosen its workhorse ‘Thunderbolt’ and female dog ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago
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