Category: Paksitan

No North Korea missile will be capable of reaching US: Donald Trump

President-elect Donald Trump has taken to Twitter to promise North Korea would not develop a nuclear missile capable of reaching US territory. His comments come a day after the North Korean leader, Kim Jong-Un, appeared to try to put pressure on Trump by announcing his country is in the ‘final stages’ of developing an intercontinental…

Despite having a powerful military, China will never attack India

What if China attacks India?' someone asked me for reasons best known to him. I stand with my point that China will never dare to attack India. (Refer my article 'Indo-Pak war like situation: Why China will not dare to wage a war against India in support of Pakistan' published here on 26th September 2016.…

India to Start Dangerous Precedent if Violates Water-Sharing Deal With Pakistan

A dangerous precedent would be created if India were to violate the 1960 Indus Waters Treaty with Pakistan, which could provide other countries with justification for similar actions, Foreign Secretary of Pakistan Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry told Sputnik. In September, the Indian government reviewed the water-sharing treaty and decided to "exploit to the maximum" the waters…

Formula for new NSG members leaves Pakistan Out India In: US Group

A draft proposal for accepting new members into the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG) paves the way for India’s entry but leaves Pakistan out, says a US-based arms control organisation. The Arms Control Association (ACA), Washington, also warns that relaxing membership rules will undermine non-proliferation. Last week, the US media reported that Rafael Mariano Grossi, a…

India’s Special Forces preparing for ‘Surgical Strike Part 2’ with Hi-Tech Weapons

Indian special forces and commandos, known for their courage and bravery, are gearing up for 'Surgical Strike Part 2' with high-tech weapons to decimate enemies. According to a report, to aid special forces and commandos with high-tech weapons and arms, over Rs 6000 crore will be spent by Narendra Modi government on armed forces to…

Agni-V with China in range tested; next in line is Agni-VI, with multiple warheads

NEW DELHI: India's most formidable missile, the over 5,000-km range Agni-V, is now ready for user trials by the military after it underwent its fourth and final test-firing+ from the integrated test range off the Odisha coast on Monday. The intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) Agni-V, dubbed a "game-changer" in strategic deterrence because it brings the…

Pak-Russia-China Nexus – What That Means For India

Just when it seemed new, possible alignments were emerging on the international stage towards the end of 2016, possibly to distract from India's renewed obsession with domestic matters such as demonetisation, US president-elect Donald Trump has spun the wheel in a different direction, calling up old enemies to possibly assist with challenging new ones. 25…

After Pakistan general, Chinese media now suggests India should join CPEC to ease tensions

After a top Pakistan general surprisingly invited India to join the USD 51 billion China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) project, state-owned Chinese media has advised New Delhi to accept Islamabad’s offer, pitching that such an opportunity could be of transient benefit to all involved. “New Delhi should consider accepting the olive branch Pakistan has extended in…

CPEC: Pakistan’s newest Holy Cow could also become its Millstone

Pakistan faces many serious problems — and among them is the status and invulnerability of holy cows, and people who are above Pakistani laws. The China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) is not a living being, yet it has also gained the status of being a holy cow — and people are warned of serious consequences if…

What stopped this Pakistani Submarine from hitting India

The sinking of Pakistani submarine PNS Ghazi with 90 men aboard in the 1971 Indo-Pak war is regarded as one of the high points of India's first-ever emphatic military victory. Now with famed Bollywood producer/director Karan Johar releasing the first-look poster of his studio's new movie The Ghazi Attack, we thought it might be a…

Pakistan Air Force Now Operates 70 JF-17 Fighter Jets

The Pakistan Air Force (PAF) operates a total of 70 Pakistan Aeronautical Complex/Chengdu Aerospace Corporation (PAC/CAC) JF-17 Thunder fighter jets, the National Assembly Standing Committee on Defense Production revealed in Islamabad on December 7, according to local media reports. The PAF now fields about an equal number of JF-17 and U.S.-made F-16 multirole fighter aircraft…

Geopolitical tensions flare as Beijing deploys Warships in Pakistan’s Gwadar Port

Beijing’s decision to deploy its warships and submarines in conjunction with the Pakistani Navy at Pakistan’s strategic Gwadar port on the Arabian Sea has set alarm bells ringing in New Delhi. The port features prominently in China’s 2,442-km, US$51 billion China-Pakistan Economic Corridor, which once completed in 2017 will open up cheaper cargo routes for…

Kashmir: Can Donald Trump solve one of the world’s most intractable conflicts?

US president-elect Donald Trump claims his deal-making chops are legendary. In 1987, he even wrote Trump: The Art of the Deal, which turned out to be a bestseller, even though his ability to rake in the big bucks has been critically questioned since. But can those deal-making skills be employed to resolve the seemingly intractable,…

Pakistan feels the heat at Heart of Asia meet

Amritsar: Pakistan appeared isolated on Sunday at the opening of the Heart of Asia ministerial conference with Prime Minister Narendra Modi calling for strong collective action to defeat terrorist networks and Afghan President Ashraf Ghani attacking Islamabad for providing sanctuary to terrorists. Pakistan was defiant with its representative to the conference, Sartaj Aziz, calling for…

Pakistan may procure 250 JF-17 Fighter to catch Almighty Indian Airforce

Pakistan wants to increase the number of its lightweight, multi-role JF-17 Thunder from the current 70 to 250, the Express Tribune reported, citing an official of the Pakistan Air Force. It was earlier reported that Pakistan Air Force has officially committed to procuring 150 JF-17, across all the three production blocks (Block-I, Block-II, and Block-III).…