United States

India sought a solution while Pakistan was comfortable with continuing with cross-border terrorism: Dr. S Jaishankar

WASHINGTON(TIP): External Affairs Minister (EAM), Dr. S Jaishankar concluded a comprehensive visit (28 September to 02 October 2019) to Washington DC, his first visit to Washington after his appointment as Minister for External Affairs of […]

Frontpage News

“It is essential that the pressure is kept on to defeat the terror groups and support the host nations”: General Petraeus

NEW YORK(TIP): A day after Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan claimed his country’s spy agency ISI provided information that helped the US track down and kill Osama bin Laden, former Director of the Central Intelligence […]

India

Terrorist Attack in J& K kills more than 40 Security Personnel , Many injured; worst terror strike since Uri

India withdraws Most Favored Nation status given to Pakistan United Nations and  US condemn the attack Police say the 21-year-old suicide bomber driving the explosive-laden vehicle was Adil Ahmad from Kakapora in Pulwama who joined […]

Featured

Give us back friendliness of late 1970s

By Shahzad Raza “Both nuclear rivals have almost tried all options — wars, dialogues and trade — but to no avail. The two sensitive issues, Kashmir and terrorism, have been hampering progress in other areas […]

Featured

Pakistan’s Nuclear Arsenal more worrisome than North Korea’s

Pakistan is more dangerous than North Korea as it does not have a centralized control on its nuclear weapons, making them vulnerable to theft and sale. “9/11 happened because Pakistan supported the Taliban and the […]

Featured

Leveraging China vis-a-vis Uncle Sam

“It would be naive to infer any change in China’s efforts to undermine India’s influence across its Indian Ocean neighborhood or moderate its support for Pakistan and terrorist groups like the Jaish-e-Mohammed. But it does […]

Featured

Deep state, deeper problems: Pakistan

Pakistan has been ill-served with the ‘corruption is the only problem’ oversimplification, as elections beckon “It is ironic that Mr. Sharif faces jail ahead of an election that opinion polls indicate his party would win, […]

India objects to Pakistan raising Kashmir issue at UN forum
Pakistan

A difficult campaign: on the Pakistan elections

In the run-up to the election, Pakistan’s judiciary and military are showing their hand Democracy has always been fragile in Pakistan. It was only in 2013 that a transfer of power from one democratically elected […]

India

Demarche to UK over ‘anti-India’ meet

NEW DELHI(TIP): India has issued a demarche to the UK protesting a meeting convened on August 12 in London by separatist organization Sikhs For Justice (SFJ). The SFJ that claims to be an international advocacy […]

United States

Crucial ‘2+2’ Dialogue Postponed: Strain in India-US Ties?

PM Narendra Modi knows why US deferred talks with India: Nikki Haley WASHINGTON(TIP): US abruptly postponed the crucial ‘2+2’ dialogue with India scheduled on July 6, for the second time in a row. US Ambassador […]

United States

North Texas student arrested for planning ‘ISIS-inspired’ mass shooting at mall

FRISCO, TX(TIP): A North Texas student has been arrested for planning an “ISIS-inspired” mass shooting at a shopping mall, Collin County officials said in a news release. Plano resident Matin Azizi-Yarand, 17, was arrested for […]

Indian Americans

Indian Origin Engineer in US Pleads Guilty to Raising Money for top Al Qaida Leader

HOUSTON(TIP): A 38-year-old Indian engineer Ibrahim Zubair Mohammad, in the US state of Ohio, accused of funding a top al-Qaida leader, has pleaded guilty to concealment of financing of terrorism. The accused sent money to […]

Indian Americans

Indian Origin Chief of Scotland Yard Launches New Anti-Terror Campaign

LONDON (TIP):  Scotland Yard’s newly appointed Indian-origin counter-terrorism chief, Neil Basu, has launched a new campaign to urge the public to help in the fight against terrorism. The Metropolitan Police Assistant Commissioner of Specialist Operations revealed […]

Featured

Pak trips on free run: 37-nation Financial Action Task Force to probe terror funding

Pakistan will now have to provide a detailed action plan on actions it proposes to take on curbing funding for UN-designated terrorist groups. It would then be placed on the FATF grey list, where its […]

Pakistan

Pakistan says ready for mediation between Afghanistan govt and Taliban

ISLAMABAD (TIP): Pakistan on March 1 said it was ready for mediation between the Afghan government and the Taliban as it extended support to Afghan President Ashraf Ghani’s political process in the war-torn country. Speaking at the second Kabul Process conference, […]

COUNTER TERRORISM

Anti-terror fight is against a mindset, not any religion, says PM Modi

NEW DELHI (TIP): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday said the fight against terrorism and radicalization was not against any religion, but against a mindset that misguides the youth. Speaking at a conference on “Islamic heritage: Promoting understanding and moderation”, Modi said […]

Indian Americans

Indian Origin Woman And Her Partner Arrested In South Africa For British Couple’s Kidnapping

JOHANNESBURG (TIP):  South African special police unit Hawks have arrested an Indian origin woman and her partner on charges of abducting a British couple. They both are allegedly linked to ISIS. Fatima Patel and Safydeen Aslam […]

Indian Americans

Indian Origin Former Met Officer May Take Charge As Britain’s Anti-Terrorism Chief

LONDON (TIP):  A senior Indian origin metropolitan police officer is running for the charge of Britain’s anti-terrorism chief .The Scotland Yard’s National Lead for Counter Terrorism resigns next month. Neil Basu, currently Metropolitan police deputy assistant […]

COUNTER TERRORISM

4 arrested for firing in Srinagar hospital, helping Pak terrorist escape

SRINAGAR (TIP): Four men have been arrested for yesterday’s firing in a Srinagar hospital that enabled Pakistani terrorist Naveed Jutt to escape from police custody. The police said they have tracked down on the motorcycle and the vehicle they had used […]

United States

US State Department designates Hamas leader Ismail Haniyeh as terrorist

WASHINGTON (TIP): The US State Department said on Wednesday, January 31, it had designated Ismail Haniyeh, leader of the Islamist Palestinian group Hamas, as a terrorist. The State Department said in a statement that Haniyeh, […]

Indian Americans

India Americans decry apparent image of a Sikh in a US News terrorism story

The group had recently launched an electronic guidebook to educate journalists who report on Sikhism. NEW YORK (TIP): The US News has removed an apparent image of a Sikh running with a rifle in a […]

Indian Americans

Indian Origin ISIS Man, Dubbed “New Jihadi John”, Designated Global Terrorist By US

WASHINGTON (TIP):  The US designated Indian-origin ISIS terrorist from Britain Siddhartha Dhar along with a Belgian-Moroccan citizen as global terrorists and imposed sanctions on them, the State Department said. Siddhartha Dhar, a British Hindu who […]

COUNTER TERRORISM

Hafiz Saeed should be prosecuted to fullest extent of law: US

WASHINGTON (TIP): The United States has called for Hafiz Saeed’s prosecution “to the fullest extent of the law,” following Pakistan’s Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi’s remark that no action could be taken against the United Nations-designated terrorist. Abbasi, during an interview to […]

World

Dawood Ibrahim on UK asset freeze list with 3 Pakistan addresses and 21 aliases

LONDON (TIP): India‘s most wanted terrorist Dawood Ibrahim remains the only “Indian national” on an updated list of financial sanctions released by the UK which also listed 21 aliases for the underworld don. The mafia boss appears on the UK Treasury […]

Other News

Readers Write : Killing the innocent: it’s cowardly

“Revolting”, “cowardly”, and “barbaric” are some of the words leaders worldwide have used to describe the attack in Barcelona that killed 14 people. 100 were injured when a van plowed into pedestrians on Las Ramblas […]