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Hafiz Saeed blames India for devastating floods in Pakistan

Hafiz Saeed, widely considered one of South Asia's most dangerous militants, has no doubt who is to blame for devastating floods that have submerged swathes of Pakistani countryside and claimed hundre

Pakistani protesters break into PTV headquarters

Pakistan's Imran Khan addresses his supporters outside the Parliament building in Islamabad. Photo: AP

Pakistani protesters broke into the PTV national television station's headquarters in central Islamabad on Monday, the channel reported.

Major ceasefire violation: Pakistan troops attack 22 BSF posts, 2 civilians killed

The injured jawan and civilians have been taken to Jammu medical college hospital. Photo: Twitter

A major ceasefire violation by Pakistani troops in the R.S Pura sector of Jammu has led to the death of two civilians and injured a Border Security Force (BSF) jawan.

IOA secretary general, Indian wrestling referee arrested for assault in Glasgow

According to reports, while Mehta has been arrested for drunken driving, Malik is facing a more serious charge of sexual assault.

Response will be ‘intense, immediate' if Pakistan provokes, warns new Army Chief

New Army Chief General Dalbir Singh Suhag. Photo: PTI

New Army Chief General Dalbir Singh Suhag on Friday warned Pakistan that India's response to any provocative acts like last year's beheading of a soldier, would be "more than adequate, intense and imm

26/11 trial adjournment: India summons Pakistani Deputy High Commissioner

A soldier takes cover as the Taj Mahal hotel burns during the 26/11 Mumbai attack. Photo: AP/file

India on Friday summoned Pakistan's Deputy High Commissioner and lodged a strong protest against the adjournment of the ongoing Mumbai terror attack case trial in Pakistan.

Minor raped in Bangalore, parents demand answers from authorities

Agitated parents break open some gates of school in Bangalore, whose student was raped by two men inside school. Photo: Twitter

A six-year-old girl student was allegedly raped by "unknown persons" at a prominent school here, leading to angry protests by parents who besieged the institution.

Pakistan violates ceasefire; one BSF jawan killed, 7 injured

BSF troops, guarding the borderline took positions and effectively retaliated to the firing. Photo: PTI

In a major ceasefire violation, Pakistani Rangers on Wednesday opened heavy fire at Indian border outposts along the International Border in Jammu district, killing one jawan and leaving seven other B

Treat rape-accused minors as adults: Maneka Gandhi

Minister for Women and Child Development Maneka Gandhi. Photo: PTI

Minister for Women and Child Development Maneka Gandhi favoured treating juveniles accused of heinous crimes like rape on par with adult offenders.

Mumbai court sentences Pallavi Purkayastha's murderer to life imprisonment

The accused killed Pallavi on August 9, 2012 when she resisted his advances

The murderer of the lawyer Pallavi Purkayastha was sentenced to life on Monday. The accused killed Pallavi on August 9, 2012 when she resisted his advances.

Prime Minister Narendra Modi greeted the Indian diaspora in New York with a grand promise: “India will touch new heights.” The crowd of 20,000 Americans of Indian origin erupted in re

Egos or simple ambition? Expediency or strategy? Betrayal or good, old-fashioned politics? What lies behind the big splits in Maharashtra, virtually at the 11th hour before the elections?