South Asia World

Five Indians killed in cross-border shelling by Pakistani troops

SRINAGAR/MUZZAFARABAD (Reuters) – Five individuals from an Indian family were killed and two harmed by shelling from Pakistani troops on Sunday along the Line of Control, the accepted fringe amongst India and Pakistan, as indicated by armed force and police authorities. The two sides were taking part in overwhelming shelling regardless of a 15-year-old truce […]

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Powerful Afghan governor defying President Ghani agrees to go

MAZAR-I SHARIF, Afghanistan (Reuters) – Months of wrangling that have undermined the expert of Afghan President Ashraf Ghani’s Western-supported government finished on Thursday when the capable legislative leader of Balkh territory consented to move to one side after an arrangement over his successor. Atta Mohammad Noor, who has resisted Ghani’s endeavors to expel him from […]

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Pakistan FDI seen surging, but some Western investors fret over Chinese influence

ISLAMABAD (Reuters) – Pakistan expects net remote direct venture (FDI) to bounce around 60 percent in 2017/2018, the director of Pakistan’s Board of Investment stated, however some Western financial specialists give off an impression of being put off by China’s developing impact in the South Asian country. Chinese organizations are building streets, control stations and […]