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Pakistan’s premier Nawaz Sharif has requested United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon to intervene in the standoff between the BCCI and the WICB. The BCCI has, in a fit of pique, snapped cricketing ties with its Caribbean counterpart, after the West Indian cricketers abruptly pulled out of the ongoing series with India over pay related issues. [...]

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Red-faced (pun intended) at the unprecedented success of India’s maiden Mars mission, which also gained the distinction of being the world’s cheapest, and under tremendous pressure to mount a tit for tat reaction, sworn enemy Pakistan has announced that it will launch an even cheaper and even more state-of-the-art “Straight to Heaven Mission.” The mission [...]

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Heartened by al-Zawahiri’s call to ramp up al-Qaeda activities in India, Pakistan’s ISI chief Lt. General Zaheer-ul-Islam has appealed to the ISIS to follow suit. “We are glad that al-Qaeda finally decided to take notice of India rather than focussing on the West. We would be even happier if the ISIS followed in their footsteps,” General [...]

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Even as the political crisis in Pakistan deepens with Imran Khan now urging his cadre to climb over the gates of Nawaz Sharif’s private mansion and squat in front of his portico, leaders of right wing Islamist parties have urged the warring factions to step back and let common sense prevail. In an emotional appeal [...]

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi issued a stern warning to his Pakistan counterpart Nawaz Sharif that he would return the latter’s saree gift if he failed to put an end to the repeated ceasefire violations along the border by Pakistani troops. Nawaz Sharif had earlier, gifted a saree to Modi’s mother Heeraba, post his visit to [...]

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For once, just for once, Congress leaders were in disagreement over extending wholehearted support to a statement critical of Narendra Modi. Pakistan interior minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali, in censorious remarks last week, had dubbed Modi’s actions as chief minister to be shameful and that he would destabilize regional peace. This was in response to Modi hinting [...]

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Giriraj Singh may be facing arrest in India for his inflammatory statements that Narendra Modi’s critics should relocate to Pakistan, but the Pakistan government is all set to fete him with its highest civilian honour, the Nishan-e-Pakistan, for his yeoman services in giving a boost to Pakistan’s ailing tourism sector. “Giriraj Singh is up there [...]

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Giriraj Singh’s statement that those opposed to Modi should relocate to Pakistan has evoked howls of protest not just in India but across the border as well. Pakistan’s premier Nawaz Sharif was quick to take umbrage, saying even Pakistanis are not opposed to Modi as much as Indian liberals are. “Pakistan gets bracketed with fundamentalism [...]

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AAP’s support base is now dwindling not just in India but across the border as well with LeT founder and India baiter Shri Hafiz Saeed lambasting Arvind Kejriwal for his highly disruptionist and anti-establishment ways. Saeed was previously an AAP supporter and had even given missed called to become a member of the anti-corruption party. [...]

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AAP is scaling up not just nationally but across the borders as well. Hours after Prashant Bhushan said on a television channel that there must be a referendum in the Kashmir valley to decide whether or not the Army should be deployed to deal with internal threats, thousands of Pakistani youth from Lahore to Lyalpur, [...]

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