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Indian Army Chief warns of two-front war with China and Pakistan

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Gen Rawat thinks stand-off with Chinese troops on Himalayan border could snowball into larger conflict Indian Chief of Army Staff Gen Bipin Rawat warned on Wednesday that the country should be prepared for a potential two-front war against China and Pakistan. Indian Army Chief dismissed the myth that democracies or nuclear armed neighbours do not go to war. According to Indian ... Read More »

India most corrupt country in Asia: Forbes

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India tops Forbes list of most corrupt Asian country followed by Vietnam and Thailand A recent survey by the Transparency International states that India is the most corrupt country in Asia. The Forbes article rates India the highest in the list with 69 per cent bribery rate, The report describes India as: “In five of the six public services – schools, hospitals, ID ... Read More »

Monsoon floods kill more than 1200 in India, Bangladesh and Nepal

Monsoon floods kill more than 1200 in India, Bangladesh and Nepal

Floods in India, Bangladesh and Nepal kill 1,200 and leave millions homeless The heavy rains and strong winds have killed more than 1,200 people in India, Bangladesh and Nepal while the death toll could rise. The devastating floods have hit South Asia in one of the worst flooding disasters to have affected the region in years. International aid agencies said ... Read More »

Monsoon rains paralyze Mumbai as India hit by heaviest rains

Monsoon rains paralyze Mumbai as India hit by heaviest rains

Five people have died while many are still missing in Mumbai The heavy rains and winds of ongoing monsoon drift have paralysed India’s financial capital Mumbai for two consecutive days. According to Indian media, Mumbai has been completely lashed once again after receiving 298 mm of rain within a nine-hour period. As per official reports, five people have died in ... Read More »

Death toll by swine flu in India crosses 1268 this year

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Maharashtra has the highest number of 437 deaths to H1N1 infections, followed by Gujarat at 297 India appears to be in the grip of a swine flu, where death toll rises above 1,268 in 2017, with maximum casualties around 400 being reported in ongoing August. According to the official report released, till date total 1,268 swine flu deaths which show ... Read More »

Indian band win hearts by singing Pakistan’s national anthem as Independence Day gift

Indian band wins hearts by singing “Pak Sar Zameen” as Independence gift

Twitterati on both sides of the border hailed the gesture, appreciating the powerful video message Indian music group sings Pakistan’s national anthem as gift to Pakistani nation on ongoing 70th Independence Day celebration. Indian band – Acapella Band Voxchord consist of seven singers, who dedicated singing Pakistani national anthem in a capella style – without any instrumental music. The two-minute ... Read More »

Pakistan Team wins IBSF World Snooker Championship

Pakistan wins IBSF World Team Snooker Championship

Final match of the Championship played between two Pakistani teams Pakistan Snooker team has won International Billiards & Snooker Federation (IBSF) World Championship in Hurghada, Egypt. The winning team having former World Champion Muhammad Asif and current World No 4 World 6 Reds Babar Masih edged out Pakistan-1 of Muhammad Sajjad and Asjad Iqbal. Pakistan Snooker Federation fielded two teams ... Read More »

Pakistan to hoist the tallest flag at Wagha border

Pakistan to hoist the tallest flag at Wagha border

Pakistani national flag will be the eighth tallest flag in the world Pakistan is all set to hoist the tallest flag in its territory at the Attari-Wagah border as part of 70th Independence Day celebrations. Official’s work on putting up the tallest flag is in full swing across the border to hoist its flag at 400 feet on its Independence ... Read More »

British MPs express concerns over human rights violations in occupied Kashmir

British MPs expressed concerns over human rights violations in occupied Kashmir

‘Britain in talks with other countries to get Kashmir issue resolved’ A British parliamentary delegation, on a visit to Pakistan, has expressed concerns over the deteriorating human rights violations in Indian occupied Kashmir. The group of British parliamentarians led by Member British Parliament Andrew Flint said the Kashmir dispute is a human rights issue and urged the world to listen ... Read More »

Pakistan ranked ahead of India at ‘Asia’s Best Under A Billion 2017’

Pakistan ranked ahead of India at ‘Asia's Best Under A Billion 2017’

Pakistan’s Ferozsons Laboratories ranked second position as its gross sales grew 93% final year Five Pakistani corporations have made it to Forbes annual Asia’s Best 200 Under A Billion list, Pakistani decreased down from seven companies last year to five, however it’s ahead of India having only three companies on the list. Pakistani corporations have made it to 2017 Forbes ... Read More »

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