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By admin On 11 Mar, 2015 At 11:47 AM | Categorized As World News | With 0 Comments

PCINEWS: Pakistan has lifted its moratorium on the death penalty in all capital cases, officials said on Tuesday, after restarting executions for terrorism offences in the wake of a Taliban school massacre.  The interior ministry has directed provincial governments to proceed with hangings for prisoners who have exhausted all avenues of appeal and clemency, a […]

By admin On 23 Jan, 2015 At 07:04 AM | Categorized As J&K | With 0 Comments

PCINEWS: “At 10.55 p.m. yesterday (Thursday) BSF troops at the Regaal border post of Samba district noticed some suspicious movements following which they fired four to five rounds of light machine gun fire,” a senior police officer said here Friday.  “Pakistan Rangers at the Dhandhar post on their side also fired a few rounds in retaliation.” “Firing […]

By admin On 16 Jan, 2015 At 08:40 AM | Categorized As World News | With 0 Comments

PCINEWS: Afghan authorities said they arrested several militants suspected of being accomplices in the massacre of school children in the Pakistani city of Peshawar amid a push to mend strained ties between Kabul and Islamabad. The arrests of five Pakistani Taliban members in an Afghan operation come a month after the militant group attacked a military-run school […]

By admin On 31 Dec, 2014 At 06:26 AM | Categorized As Home Slide Show, Top News | With 0 Comments

PCINEWS:  With an aim to facilitate a group of infiltrators, Pakistani troops opened fire along the Line of Control (LoC) in Pallanwala sector of Jammu district injuring an army jawan, yesterday. Official sources said that a group of infiltrators were seen heading towards the Indian territory along the Line of Control, at 12.30 PM. The troops adjusted their […]

By admin On 22 Dec, 2014 At 11:38 AM | Categorized As World News | With 0 Comments

PCINEWS: Pakistan plans to execute around 500 militants in coming weeks, officials said on Monday, after the government lifted a moratorium on the death penalty in terror cases following a Taliban school massacre. Six militants have been hanged since Friday amid rising public anger over Tuesday’s slaughter in the northwestern city of Peshawar, which left 149 […]

By admin On 27 Nov, 2014 At 09:47 AM | Categorized As World News | With 0 Comments

PCINEWS:  Public-health workers continue to be gunned down at will by Islamic militants across Pakistan, where ongoing attacks against vaccination teams have hampered the government’s ability to rein in a spiraling polio crisis. On Wednesday, heavily armed militants in the Baluchistan region capital of Quetta mowed down members of an antipolio campaign, leaving four public-health workers […]

By admin On 22 Nov, 2014 At 07:08 AM | Categorized As Home Slide Show | With 0 Comments

PCINEWS:  Karachi- Pakistan Maritime Security Agency has seized 11 boats with 61 Indian fishermen onboard for violation of territorial limits. The detainees were shifted to Docks Police Station in Karachi where cases have been registered against the fisherman under Foreign Act and Fisheries Act. Fishermen from both the neighboring countries are often arrested for violation of territorial […]

By admin On 16 Oct, 2014 At 06:20 AM | Categorized As Home Slide Show | With 0 Comments

The Indian Coast Guard on Wednesday apprehended a Pakistani fishing boat along the Gujarat coast and arrested 14 fishermen of the neighbouring nation, an official press release said. Meena Behn, a frontline ship of ICG North West Region based at Okha in the coastal Jamnagar district, apprehended a Pakistani fishing boat ‘Gulsamal’ for illegally entering […]

By admin On 3 Oct, 2014 At 05:12 PM | Categorized As Home Slide Show, J&K, National, Top News | With 0 Comments

A 12-year-old girl was killed and five others were injured when Pakistani troops targeted Indian Forward Posts along the Line of Control (LoC) in Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir today. This was the third ceasefire violation by Pakistan in three days. “There was a ceasefire violation by Pakistani troops in Poonch sector. Pakistani troops […]

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