UN chief welcomes IAF pilot’s return to India from Pak

UN chief welcomes IAF pilot’s return to India from Pak

United Nations: UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has welcomed the return of Indian Air Force pilot Abhinandan Varthman from Pakistan and called on the two countries to sustain the “positive momentum” and engage in further constructive dialogue, PTI reported. The IAF Wing Commander returned to India from Pakistan on Friday to a hero’s welcome, nearly 60 […]

Release of IAF Pilot: UN, US welcomes Pak move

Release of IAF Pilot: UN, US welcomes Pak move

Srinagar: UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Thursday welcomed Pakistan’s offer to release Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman, who was captured after Pakistan allegedly shot down two Indian fighter jets in Pakistan Administered Kashmir. His Spokesperson Stephane Dujarric told reporters: “The report of the release of the Indian pilot by the Pakistani authorities would be very much […]

UN chief calls India-Pak to take steps for ‘meaningful mutual engagement’

UN chief calls India-Pak to take steps for ‘meaningful mutual engagement’

United Nations: UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres is following with “deep concern” the escalating tensions between India and Pakistan, calling on both sides to urgently take steps for a “meaningful mutual engagement”. In the wake of the Pulwama attack by the Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM), tensions have escalated between India and Pakistan. India carried out air strikes against […]

UN to Indo-Pak after Pulwama attack: Exercise ‘maximum restraint’

UN to Indo-Pak after Pulwama attack: Exercise ‘maximum restraint’

United Nations: UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres has called on India and Pakistan to take “immediate steps” to deescalate tension that soared after 49 CRPF personnel were killed in an attack by Jaish-e-Muhammed in Pulwama, PTI reported. “The Secretary General stresses the importance for both sides to exercise maximum restraint and take immediate steps to de-escalation, […]

Kashmir Solidarity Day: Geelani says Pakistan ‘only country that acknowledges and supports our right’

Kashmir Solidarity Day: Geelani says Pakistan ‘only country that acknowledges and supports our right’

Srinagar: All Parties Hurriyat Conference chairman, Syed Ali Geelani has thanked Pakistan for observing Kashmir Solidarity Day to “highlight the oppression and suppression” against the people of Jammu and Kashmir at the hands of “Indian occupational forces”. Geelani expressed gratitude to Pakistan, its people, leadership of Azad Kashmir and the people across the globe, who organized […]