Ties set to worsen as Pakistan blocks new Indian envoy

NEW DELHI: In what is certain to further destabilise Indo-Pak relations, Pakistan has denied visa to Indian diplomat Jayant Khobragade, rejecting his appointment as India’s chargé d’affaires in Islamabad. Khobragade’s name had been officially proposed in June this year. In the same month, India had also further scaled down diplomatic ties with Pakistan by asking…

Pakistan truce violations in 9 months highest in 17 years

NEW DELHI: In yet another indicator of the collusive military threat along Indian borders, Pakistan has hugely cranked up cross-border artillery and mortar barrages as well as small arms firings in Jammu and Kashmir this year, amid the ongoing troop confrontation with China in eastern Ladakh. Ceasefire violations (CFVs) by Pakistan across the 778-km-long Line…

Pakistan round-up: No Indian lawyer for Jadhav, Saeed’s aides convicted & more

TIMESOFINDIA.COM / Sep 1, 2020, 17:34 ISTFacebookTwitterLinkedinEMailAAText SizeSmallMediumLargeNEW DELHI: Unprecedented rains in the country, the demand for an Indian lawyer to represent Kulbhushan Jadhav and Senate’s rejection of FATF-linked bills made big headlines in Pakistan recently. The coronavirus situation, sentencing of Hafiz Saeed’s close aides and row over “objectionable” content on YouTube were some of…

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