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Srinagar: October 22, 2016. (PCP) Contrary to the past when Separatists used to observe October 27, the day Indian army landed in Kashmir, as Black Day, the trend has changed in Kashmir from the last five-years after Jammu and Kashmir youth ...
The team through this period was truly cosmopolitan - goalkeeper Osman Jan hailed from Delhi, Jumma Khan in defence came from present day North-West Frontier Province in Pakistan, while a number of their stars were from the rest of India. The 1940 team ...

Just like it has denied anything to do with terrorists' infiltrating now, it had first denied and then taken a U-turn on Pakistani Army regulars being dressed as marauders. ... Menon elaborates: "On 22 October, the Jammu and Kashmir Prime Minister ...
The turning point was Indian independence on the night of 14/15 August 1947 and the creation of two new states, India and Pakistan. Prior to that date, Afghanistan had enjoyed a fairly unique relationship with Britain. Britain spent much of the 19th ...
Singh sought to remain independent until October 1947, when armed tribesmen from the Kashmiri western districts and North-West Frontier Province of West Pakistan raided parts of Kashmir with West Pakistani military backing. With support from the ...

That year was different for the city of Bannu in what was then the North West Frontier Province (now known as Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province in Pakistan); there had been no Baisakhi festivities that year and the spectre of India's impending partition was ...
The analysts spoken to claim that "more than money, it is ideological fervour that is motivating such Pakistani volunteers" and that assistance to ISIS is taking place "despite opposition from a few senior officers in the military", who, however, have ...
Quoting an official source, the daily reported, "The Pakistani mission had been told that during a formal meeting on the issue of the ongoing India-Pakistan stand-off between German Ambassador to India Dr Martin Ney and Indian FS Subramaniam Jaishankar ...
... whataboutery came almost naturally to me. So I totally understand when Pakistan accuses India of human rights violations in Kashmir and India responds by pointing out Pakistan's human rights violations in Balochistan. ... The earliest Indian ...
He remembers how armed Pathans from the North-West Frontier Province of Pakistan entered the valley ruled by Maharaja Hari Singh, who was yet to decide on accession.
A vast region of North West Frontier region, FATA and Afghanistan are under poppy cultivation. Drugs produced by terrorists are pushed through porus India Pakistan border. The revenue thus generated is used by terrorists (non state Actors, a more ...
The Pakistani prime minister, according to Indian assessment, then chose to stay subservient to the army that had been emboldened by the success of Operation Zarb-e-Azb in the country's North West Frontier Province and by Beijing's pledge to build a ...
Srinagar: October 22, 2016. (PCP) Contrary to the past when Separatists used to observe October 27, the day Indian army landed in Kashmir, as Black Day, the trend has changed in Kashmir from the last five-years after Jammu and Kashmir youth ...
The team through this period was truly cosmopolitan - goalkeeper Osman Jan hailed from Delhi, Jumma Khan in defence came from present day North-West Frontier Province in Pakistan, while a number of their stars were from the rest of India. The 1940 team ...
Britain spent much of the 19th century trying to secure the north-west frontier of its Indian empire from Russian expansionism in Central Asia during the so-called Great Game, using Afghanistan as a buffer state.
Just like it has denied anything to do with terrorists' infiltrating now, it had first denied and then taken a U-turn on Pakistani Army regulars being dressed as marauders. ... Menon elaborates: "On 22 October, the Jammu and Kashmir Prime Minister ...

Just like it has denied anything to do with terrorists' infiltrating now, it had first denied and then taken a U-turn on Pakistani Army regulars being dressed as marauders. ... Menon elaborates: "On 22 October, the Jammu and Kashmir Prime Minister ...
Singh sought to remain independent until October 1947, when armed tribesmen from the Kashmiri western districts and North-West Frontier Province of West Pakistan raided parts of Kashmir with West Pakistani military backing. With support from the ...
That year was different for the city of Bannu in what was then the North West Frontier Province (now known as Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province in Pakistan); there had been no Baisakhi festivities that year and the spectre of India's impending partition was ...
That year was different for the city of Bannu in what was then the North West Frontier Province (now known as Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province in Pakistan); there had been no Baisakhi festivities that year and the spectre of India's impending partition was ...
More than 300 serving officers of the Pakistan Army and over 2,000 retired officers have in the past been, or are in, West Asia, "training fighters of ISIS and other like-minded organisations" in their war against the governments of Iraq and Syria ...
Quoting an official source, the daily reported, "The Pakistani mission had been told that during a formal meeting on the issue of the ongoing India-Pakistan stand-off between German Ambassador to India Dr Martin Ney and Indian FS Subramaniam Jaishankar ...
The earliest Indian fighter pilots joining the IAF, including the Marshal of the Air Force Arjan Singh, sharpened their air battle skills by strafing "unruly tribals" of British India's north-west frontier, areas that are today Waziristan and Khyber ...
He remembers how armed Pathans from the North-West Frontier Province of Pakistan entered the valley ruled by Maharaja Hari Singh, who was yet to decide on accession.
A vast region of North West Frontier region, FATA and Afghanistan are under poppy cultivation. Drugs produced by terrorists are pushed through porus India Pakistan border. The revenue thus generated is used by terrorists (non state Actors, a more ...
The Pakistani prime minister, according to Indian assessment, then chose to stay subservient to the army that had been emboldened by the success of Operation Zarb-e-Azb in the country's North West Frontier Province and by Beijing's pledge to build a ...
Sources privy to the thinking in top echelons of security management in the country say despite trying its best, Pakistan neither found traction to its attempt to bring the Kashmir issue on the international agenda nor did it get any strong voice ...
Deputy chief minister of Pakistan's North West Frontier Province offers funeral prayers in front of dead bodies. At least 2,400 people have died in CIA drone strikes in the tribal region of north west Pakistan. On Wednesday, the United States and over ...
Regent Ivanka had conceived, yet again, an ingenious plan to send 4 armed columns through the Khyber Pass to outflank the enemy in the Northwest Frontier Province and the Tribal Areas of Pakistan. It may have worked, even though the road through the ...
Deputy chief minister of Pakistan's North West Frontier Province offers funeral prayers in front of dead bodies. At least 2,400 people have died in CIA drone strikes in the tribal region of north west Pakistan. On Wednesday, the United States and over ...
The allusion to East Pakistan should send chills down any Pakistani spine: the comparison in the same breath to the present provinces of Pakistan, all restive and troubled, should set the red lights flashing. The mention of the term "Pakhtoonistan ...
Unlike the border between India and China, much of the Indo-Pakistani border is open plains, and can be easily crossed. More problematic is the fact ... Additionally, Pakistan's non-cooperative stance toward India make it difficult for South Asia to ...
They believed they could entrust the Northwest frontier to Pakistan, and, crossing their fingers, assumed there would be no other quarrel.
Ironically a few years later Jinnah was forced to accept "a mutilated, moth-eaten Pakistan," as the British proposal divided the two states into East and West Punjab and East and West Bengal through the line drawn by Cyril Radcliffe, chairman of the ...
In our July/August Homeland security Today report, Unholy Alliance: Afghanistan Poised to Become Terror Trio Safe Haven, we issued a dire warning referencing the potential for an alliance forming among the three most active terror organizations in the ...
Third, the chief security and geopolitical threat for India after independence was Pakistan, on its northwest frontier. Not only did Pakistan's emergence cut India off from a direct land route to the Middle East and Central Asia, it focused most of ...
Hindus in Pakistan are believed to be 1.6 percent of the total population, mostly concentrated in the Sindh province. At the time of the partition, massive exodus of Hindus from Punjab and the North-West Frontier Province was recorded, but the Hindus ...
They believed they could entrust the Northwest frontier to Pakistan, and, crossing their fingers, assumed there would be no other quarrel.
But Pakistani officials deny there has been systematic harassment of Afghans living in Pakistan and say their country has demonstrated great generosity to the refugee population, despite severe economic problems of its own.
Russia-Pakistan Friendship 2016 tactical drills began on September 24 at a special forces academy in Cherat located in the crest of Khattak Range at approx 1400 metres above sea level in North West Frontier Province (NWFP) of Pakistan. ... In Post ...
On the surgical strikes carried out by Indian army across the Line of Control, the Pakistani writer said, India has not attacked Pakistan, it has only attacked terror camps in the territory that has been occupied by Pakistan for the last 70 years ...
The presidency, in the years following the 1857 rebellion, reached from the "north-west frontier" lands of the Khyber Pass, as far as Penang and Singapore.
But he has put all that to rest now by his diplomacy after the Uri attack, finally capping it with an unexpected surgical strike to destroy Pakistan-backed terror launchpads on the other side of the LoC. ... Balochistan masterstroke on Independence Day ...
This assault is only the latest in a surge of attacks on transgender and intersex women in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, formerly known as the North-West Frontier Province. When activists ... Pakistani law includes provisions to protect the rights of transgender ...
Yasmin Nigar Khan is the president of All India Pashtu-Jirga-e-Hind, an organisation that is spearheading the movement for secession of Pakhtunwa area of North West Frontier Province from Pakistan. (HT Photo) ...
... great grand daughter of Khan Abdul Ghaffar Khan and president of All India Pashtun-Jirga-e-Hind, an organisation based in Kolkata that has been spearheading a movement for cessation of Pakhtunwa area in the North West Frontier Province of Pakistan ...
This was made clear recently when reports of two Pakistani Air Force fighters going down during practice surfaced. It is being reported that a Pakistani F-7 crashed in a training mission in the North-West Frontier Province killing a young Lieutenant ...
But if now there is a Pakistani nation which is different from Indian and Bangladeshi Muslims, then it is a different nation from the one for which Pakistan was created. Isn't that so? The dismemberment of Pakistan ... Even before East Pakistan had ...
What emerges from a reading of the two books is an appreciation of how empires and superpowers rendered meaningless the claims to sovereignty over these territories - including those of the Pakistani state - long before Pakistan's birth. Readers will ...


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