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Trump to encourage India-Pak bilateral dialogue: Official

New York: US President Donald Trump will encourage India and Pakistan to hold bilateral dialogue, but for that Islamabad will have to crackdown on terrorism, according to a senior administration official. “I think what you’ll hear from the President is very much encouraging a reduction in tensions between India and Pakistan, encouraging the two countries […]

Amulya Leona (Photo: IANS)

Amulya has Maoist links, says Karnataka CM; father denies

Mysuru (Karnataka): Condemning Amulya Leona for shouting “Pakistan Zindabad” at an anti-CAA rally in Bengaluru, Karnataka Chief Minister B.S. Yediyurappa on Friday alleged that the college student activist had links with Maoists. Amulya’s father Oswald Naronha, however, denied the charge and called for an inquiry into it. “As Amulya’s links with Naxalites (Maoists) were proved […]

Pakistan PM Imran Khan (File Photo)

Saudi rejects Pak plea for discussion on Kashmir at OIC

New Delhi/Islamabad: In yet another setback to Islamabad, Saudi Arabia has once again declined Pakistan’s request for an urgent meeting of the council of foreign ministers on Kashmir at the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC). In December, Pakistan had trumpeted that it secured a diplomatic win by prevailing on Saudi Arabia to hold a special […]