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Pakistan Court Dismisses Plea To Stop The Release Of IAF Pilot Abhinandan Varthaman

Mar 01, 2019 Outlook Web Bureau

Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan on Thursday announced that the country will free Indian Air Force (IAF) pilot Abhinandan Varthaman on Friday as a peace gesture amid escalating tensions between the two countries.

For The Varthamans, Flying MiG-21 Is A Family Tradition: Dad Flew It, Now Son

Mar 01, 2019 Outlook Web Bureau

Varthaman's father Air Marshal (retd) Simhakutty Varthaman also flew the MiG-21s and was an IAF test pilot, who retired five years ago.


Pak Ignores India's Request To Send Back IAF Pilot Abhinandan Varthaman By Air

The Indian defence establishment was also mulling over sending a special aircraft to Pakistan to bring back Wing Commander Varthaman who was captured by Pakistan during an aerial combat on Wednesday.

No Politics Over Jawans' Blood, But Nation Wants To Know What Happened In Balakot: Mamata Banerjee

Mar 01, 2019 Outlook Web Bureau

Banerjee regretted that Prime Minister Narendra Modi did not meet the opposition leaders after the Pulwama terror attack or the IAF air strike at Balakot.


IAF Pilot Abhinandan Varthaman To Reach Attari-Wagah Border Shortly

Scores of people assembled at the Attari Joint Check Post (JCP) on Friday to receive Indian Air Force (IAF) pilot Abhinandan Varthaman who is to be released by Pakistani authorities shortly.

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01 March, 2019

US Senators Urge Donald Trump To Pursue Peaceful Resolution To India-Pak Conflict

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In a letter to US President Donald Trump, Senators Jerry Moran from Kansas and Jeanne Shaheen from New Hampshire said that there is an urgency surrounding the dangerous situation between India and Pakistan in the Kashmir region.


01 March, 2019

Release Of IAF Pilot By Pak 'Very Much Welcomed Step': UN

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We would encourage both parties to do whatever they can to de-escalate the situation and this is the message that has been passed on by the UN and by the international community as a whole, a UN spokesperson said.


01 March, 2019

Sushma Swaraj To Address OIC Conclave In Abu Dhabi Today

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Pakistan's Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi has threatened to boycott the OIC meet in Abu Dhabi if Sushma Swaraj participates.


01 March, 2019

US Welcomes Pakistan's Decision To Release Captured IAF Pilot Abhinandan

Outlook Web Bureau

The United States on Thursday welcomed Pakistan's decision to release a captured Indian Air Force pilot, Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman.


28 February, 2019

Pakistani Eyewitness Recounts IAF Pilot Abhinandan Varthaman's Dramatic Capture

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Varthaman's first question on landing was whether he was in India, the eyewitness said, disclosing that the pilot was pelted with stones and also shot in the leg while fleeing.


28 February, 2019

J&K: Woman Killed, Jawan Injured As Pak Army Shells Six Setors In Poonch, Rajouri

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The Pakistan army continuously resorted to unprovoked ceasefire violations along the LoC at about 1500 hours with heavy mortar shelling and small arms fire in Sunderbani, Mankote, Khari Karmara, Degwar Sectors in J&K, a defence spokesperson said.


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28 February, 2019

US Secretary Of State Pompeo Speaks To Ajit Doval Amid Tensions Between India, Pak

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US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has talked to India's National Security Advisor Ajit Doval amidst tense ties between India and Pakistan in the aftermath of the Pulwama terror attack and New Delhi's air strike against JeM terror training camp in Balakot.


28 February, 2019

Pak To Release Captured IAF Pilot Abhinandan Tomorrow As 'Peace Gesture': Imran Khan

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Prime Minister Imran Khan said that as a peace gesture Pakistan is releasing Wing Commander Abhinandan on Friday.


28 February, 2019

Pak PM Imran Khan Ready To Hold Telephonic Conversation With PM Modi: Qureshi

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Prime Minister Imran Khan is ready to talk to Narendra Modi on the telephone and ready to extend an invitation of peace. Is Modi ready, asks Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi.


28 February, 2019

Pak Foreign Minister Makes 'Urgent' Call To Chinese Counterpart, Briefs Him On Indo-Pak Tension

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Qureshi's phone call came as tensions between India and Pakistan rose Wednesday after Pakistan claimed it shot down two Indian fighter jets over Pakistani air space and arrested a pilot in response to Indian counter-terrorism in Balakot.


28 February, 2019

US NSA Bolton Calls Up Ajit Doval Amid Tensions Between India, Pakistan

Outlook Web Bureau

US National Security Adviser John Bolton and Ajit Doval are understood to have discussed the current situation in the region during the telephonic conversation on Wednesday.


28 February, 2019

India Will Fight, Live, Work And Win As One: PM Modi

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PM Modi was interacting with about one crore BJP workers in 15,000 locations through what the party said was the 'world's largest video conference'.


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28 February, 2019

Air Strikes Against Pakistan Will Help BJP Win 22 Of 28 LS Seats In Karnataka: Yeddyurappa

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Currently, BJP holds 16 Lok Sabha seats in Karnataka, Congress 10 and JD(S) 2. Congress and JD(S) form the ruling alliance in the state.


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A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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