Pakistan

Country in South Asia

Pakistan, officially the Islamic Republic of Pakistan, is a country in South Asia. It is the world's fifth-most populous country with a population exceeding 212.2 million. It has the world's second-largest Muslim population. It is the 33rd-largest country by area, spanning 881,913 square kilometres. Pakistan has a 1,046-kilometre (650-mile) coastline along the Arabian Sea and Gulf of Oman in the south and is bordered by India to the east, Afghanistan to the west, Iran to the southwest, and China to the northeast. It is separated narrowly from Tajikistan by Afghanistan's Wakhan Corridor in the northwest, and also shares a maritime border with Oman.

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The ministry of external affairs while protesting the action said, "Action such as these can neither hide the illegal occupation of parts of Union Territories of..
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India has yet again highlighted that victims of the 26/11 Mumbai terror attack and the Pathankot terror attack are yet to get justice due to Pakistan's..
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"Is it a sin to discuss politics? If two political leaders meet they discuss issues related to the country, farm Bills, Jammu and Kashmir, China, Pakistan,..
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"At about 0430 hours today, the Pakistan army initiated unprovoked ceasefire violation by firing with small arms and intense shelling with mortars along LoC in..
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NEW DELHI: In another showdown at the UN Human Rights Council, India on Monday accused Pakistan of delisting 4000 terrorists to sustain its and of using and..
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The houses belonged to the families of two stars of yesteryear, Raj Kapoor and Dilip Kumar.
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The statement comes even as Pakistan's fate is to be decided at Financial Action Task Force or FATF in October, where it remains on the grey list.
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Indian and Pakistani troops exchanged fire for nearly 30 minutes after the Border Security Force (BSF) picked up suspicious movement along the International..
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After Pakistan PM Imran Khan again raised the Kashmir issue at UNGA, India slammed Pakistan saying terrorism was its only crowning glory. Exercising its Right of..
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The old calculation was simple and brutal: If you want to overthrow a tyrant, you must use violence. There was an occasional exception, like Gandhi’s use of..
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The "only crowning glory" that Pakistan has to show to the world for the last seven decades is terrorism, ethnic cleansing, majoritarian fundamentalism and..
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Indian diplomat to UN in Geneva, Senthil Kumar said, "Pakistan's deplorable human rights records and discriminatory treatment of its minorities has been a cause..
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Calling the development a "disturbing trend", India's first secretary to the United Nations in Geneva, Pawan Badhe said, "Collection of funds by proscribed..
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Pakistan and neighbouring Afghanistan are the only two countries in the world yet to eliminate wild polio.
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Ministry of external affairs spokesperson Anurag Srivastava, in response to a WION question said on Thursday, " Any action by Pakistan to alter the status of the..
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Hitting out at Pakistan, India's external affairs minister Dr S Jaishankar has listed three challenges in front of South Asia -- cross-border terrorism, blocking..
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ISLAMABAD: The government has filed a Rs 7 billion ($41.9 million) against the leader of the opposition and his family. Shahbaz, 69, is the younger brother of..
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Pakistan must take sustained and irreversible action against terrorism, and needs to demonstrate that it is prepared to live up to international commitments on..
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Following another attempt by Pak to raise the Kashmir issue at the UN, India described Pakistan as a country recognised globally as the epicentre of terrorism...
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Atal Rohtang Tunnel is the first tunnel in the world in terms of altitude near Rohtang Pass in Himachal Pradesh. Atal tunnel is also important because it will..
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The men were found guilty of starting Pakistan's deadliest industrial fire, killing some 260 people.
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Hours after Pakistan raked Kashmir at the United Nations (UN), India slammed Pakistan and highlighted its role in supporting and aiding terrorism.
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First Secretary in the country's Permanent Mission to the UN Vidisha Maitra said: “Pakistan is a country which is globally recognised as the epicenter of..
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India on Monday hit back at Pakistan for raising the issue of Jammu and Kashmir during the high-level meeting to commemorate 75 years of United Nations (UN),..
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Pakistan has justified in an official statement its decision to not allow a senior Indian diplomat to lead the Indian mission, accusing India of trying to..
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First secretary Senthil Kumar at India's mission in United Nations in Geneva, said," Security forces in Pakistan have gained proficiency in unlawful killings and..
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Pakistani troops on Monday resorted to intense shelling in forward areas along the Line of Control (LoC) in Jammu and Kashmir's Poonch district, prompting strong..
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Apart from 2,120 Pakistani, 188 Afghanistan and 99 Bangladeshi nationals, as many as 60 American, 58 Sri Lankan, 31 Nepali, 20 British, 19 Malaysian, 14 Canadian..
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