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Closed since Balakot air strike, Pakistan reopens airspace for civil aviation

Islamabad: Pakistan has reopened its airspace for all types of civil traffic, the country’s Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) announced on Tuesday. The news was confirmed to Radio Pakistan by a CAA official. “With immediate effect Pakistan airspace is open for all type of civil traffic on published ATS (Air Traffic Service) routes,” according to a notice […]

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Is Pakistan sincere in its crackdown against Hafiz Saeed? India will be watching

New Delhi/ Islamabad:  Even as Pakistani authorities have booked Mumbai terror attack mastermind and Jamaat-ud-Dawa chief Hafiz Saeed and 12 other leaders of the charity, that is a front for the Lashkar-e-Taiba, for terror financing, India would be watching the developments closely to see whether Islamabad is sincere in its action against terror this time. […]

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Hafiz Saeed, 3 others booked in Pakistan in terror financing cases

Islamabad: The Pakistan government on Wednesday booked Mumbai terror attack mastermind and Jamaat-ud Dawa chief Hafiz Saeed and three other members of the banned outfit for terror financing and facilitation, according to Pakistani media. Similar cases were also filed by the Punjab Counter Terrorism Department (PCTD) against people associated with other banned trusts operating as […]

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Vijay Mallya gets reprieve from UK HC, can appeal extradition ruling

London: The UK High Court on Tuesday allowed Indian business tycoon Vijay Mallya, charged with fraud and money-laundering back home, to appeal against his extradition to India, local media reported. Mallya, whose extradition order had been upheld by the Westminister Magistrates’ Court last year and his appeal against it rejected earlier this year, had moved […]

Australian PM praises Modi in a Hindi tweet, says “Kithana acha he Modi”

Osaka: Australian Prime Minister Scott Morrison on Saturday praised his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi in a tweet in Hindi saying “Kithana acha he Modi”. Kithana acha he Modi! #G20OsakaSummit — Scott Morrison (@ScottMorrisonMP) June 28, 2019 The two Prime Ministers met in this Japanese city on the sidelines of the ongoing G20 Summit. Along with […]