Edition:
United Kingdom

Pakistan

"Don't mess with Pakistan," India is told amid Kashmir tension

Photo

RAWALPINDI, Pakistan Pakistan will respond to any attack by India with "full force", the army said on Friday amid heightened tensions between the nuclear-armed neighbours, as Islamabad said it took over the base of a militant group that claimed a deadly bombing in Kashmir.

Photo

Saudi Arabia strikes $10 billion China deal, talks de-radicalisation with Xi 2:27pm GMT

BEIJING Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman cemented a $10 billion (7.7 billion pounds) deal for a refining and petrochemical complex in China on Friday, meeting Chinese President Xi Jinping who urged joint efforts to counter extremism and terror.

Pakistan army court-martials two senior officers for spying 1:51pm GMT

RAWALPINDI, Pakistan Pakistan's military is conducting court-martial proceedings against two senior officers on charges of espionage, a spokesman said on Friday, without giving details.

Photo

India asks ICC to snap ties with 'terror' supporting nations 1:06pm GMT

NEW DELHI The Indian cricket board (BCCI) has written to the game's governing body urging the cricket community to sever ties with any nation from where "terrorism emanates", its chief administrator said on Friday.

Photo

Saudi Arabia strikes $10 billion China deal, talks de-radicalization with Xi 12:55pm GMT

BEIJING Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman cemented a $10 billion deal for a refining and petrochemical complex in China on Friday, meeting Chinese President Xi Jinping who urged joint efforts to counter extremism and terror.

Photo

Pakistan reimposes ban on Islamist charities linked to militant leader 9:52am GMT

ISLAMABAD Pakistan has re-instated a ban on two charities linked to the founder of an Islamist militant group that has carried out attacks in India, the interior ministry said on Friday.

FATF to keep working with Pakistan to curb terrorism financing 9:32am GMT

PARIS Pakistan has made only "limited progress" on curbing money laundering and terrorism financing, failing to show a proper understanding of the risks posed by Islamic State, Al Qaeda and others, the Paris-based Financial Action Task Force said.

Photo

IOC urges India isolation after Pakistani athletes denied visas 5:25am GMT

NEW DELHI The International Olympic Committee have suspended all Indian applications to host future events and urged international sports federations not to stage competitions in the country after two Pakistanis were denied visas to compete in New Delhi.

Photo

India reiterates plan to stop sharing of excess water with Pakistan - minister 21 Feb 2019

NEW DELHI/ISLAMABAD An Indian government minister reiterated on Thursday the country's plan to restrict the flow of water to Pakistan from its share of rivers, the latest effort by New Delhi to pressure its neighbour after a militant attack in Kashmir.

Iran's Soleimani warns Saudis after deadly attack in southeast region 21 Feb 2019

DUBAI The commander of the overseas arm of Iran's Revolutionary Guards threatened Saudi Arabia with revenge over a suicide bomb attack in southeastern Iran on Feb. 13 that killed 27 Guards members, the semi-official Tasnim news agency reported on Thursday.