Month: April 2019

India fails to provide any evidence of downing F-16, says Pakistan Army thumbnail

India fails to provide any evidence of downing F-16, says Pakistan Army

Vipul Haria /April 9, 2019

Islamabad: The Pakistan Army on Monday said India has failed to provide any evidence of downing a Pakistani F-16 fighter jet during the February 27 aerial combat over Nowshera in Jammu and Kashmir, despite claiming that it has proof of the incident. The statement came hours after the Indian Air Force on Monday released radar…

Will not accept repealing of Article 370 of Indian Constitution: Pakistan thumbnail

Will not accept repealing of Article 370 of Indian Constitution: Pakistan

Vipul Haria /April 5, 2019

Islamabad: In an intriguing statement, Pakistan said it will not “accept” abrogation of Article 370 in Indian Constitution which grants special status to Jammu and Kashmir. Radio Pakistan quoted Foreign Office (FO) spokesperson Dr. Mohammad Faisal as saying, “Pakistan will never accept the repeal of Article 370 of the Indian Constitution which guarantees special status…

Pakistan to release 360 Indian prisoners this month as 'goodwill gesture' thumbnail

Pakistan to release 360 Indian prisoners this month as ‘goodwill gesture’

Vipul Haria /April 5, 2019

Islamabad: Pakistan on Friday announced that it will release 360 Indian prisoners, mostly fishermen, this month in four phases, as a “goodwill gesture” amidst tensions between the two countries after the Pulwama terror attack. Foreign Office spokesperson Mohammad Faisal said the process of releasing the Indian fishermen will start on April 8 when 100 prisoners…