Tagged: Pakistan

If India makes more Long-Range ICBMs, Beijing may help Pak do the same : Chinese State Media

Highlights Chinese media said Pakistan should get the same nuclear privileges as India It also hinted it will help Pakistan build long-range nuclear missiles It said India has 'broken limits' on how many missiles it can make Beijing wants to communicate the message that if India increases the number of its long-range missiles, it will…

CPEC and dollars are more important than Interest of Muslims

As long as CPEC related projects are not completed and dollars are coming in, Pakistani government, Pakistani people and even the religious parties can ignore anti Muslim policies of China. To these people regular flow of dollars, whether from Washington or Beijing, is more important than to speak about anti Muslim policies. Anyone who dares…

Pakistan Builds New Missile Ship to Shield Chinese Trade Routes

Pakistan has officially begun construction of a missile warship that the country hopes will guarantee the integrity of its vital trade corridor with China. The China-Pakistan Economic Corridor is key to the financial and national security interests of both countries. For Islamabad, Beijing’s capital investment in infrastructure projects offers promise to give the country’s economy…

Indian submarine spied on CPEC, evidence ready : Pak

An Indian submarine carried out spying of CPEC and evidence in this regard is ready. A dossier has been readied that carries confession of Kalbhushan Yadav about Indian efforts creating instability in Pakistan, especially in Karachi and Balochistan, and providing funds to create instability in the country. Dr Maleeha Lodhi will provide the dossier to…

China calls for ‘strategic balance’ in South Asia after Agni-V test-firing

Without referring to Pakistan, China on Tuesday advocated “preserving the strategic balance and stability in South Asia,” after India successfully test-fired Agni-V ballistic missile. “China always maintains that preserving the strategic balance and stability in South Asia is conducive to peace and prosperity of regional countries and beyond,” said Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesperson Hua Chunying…

MIRVs to Make India’s ‘Agni’ ICBM More Potent

After the successful test launch of the intercontinental ballistic missile Agni 5, India will now work on improving the warhead. The next version with MIRVs will be called Agni 6. India Successfully Tests Nuclear Capable Ballistic Missile Agni-V - Defense Ministry New Delhi (Sputnik) – India’s defense research body, Defense Research Development Organization (DRDO) has…

India responds to China’s taunt on UN regulations to develop Ballistic Missiles

Responding to China's reaction to its test-firing of the Agni-V intercontinental ballistic missile, India on Tuesday said its strategic capabilities were not targeted against any particular country, adding that while it abides by all applicable international obligations, it expects others to do the same. "India's strategic capabilities are not targeted against any particular country. India…

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…

Pakistan Defense Minister Tweets Threat to Israel in Response to Fake News Story

Defense Minister of Pakistan Khawaja Muhammad Asif started a Twitter tiff with Israel in response to a fake news article that said Israel threatened retaliation if Pakistan got involved in Syria. " Israeli def min threatens nuclear retaliation presuming pak role in Syria against Daesh.Israel forgets Pakistan is a Nuclear state too AH — Khawaja…

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…

India lodges protest, says CPEC passes through its sovereign territory

India on Friday expressed concern over the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) project being built in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir and said that it violates the country's sovereignty. Briefing the media on the issue, MEA spokesman Vikas Swarup said New Delhi has raised its concerns to both Pakistan and China, as the “CPEC passes through sovereign Indian territory”.…

Want To Know India’s Response To Pak’s New Silk Road Offer: China

  China today said it has an "open attitude" to India joining the $46 billion economic corridor but it wants to know New Delhi's response to a top Pakistani army general's offer to participate in the project. "I wonder what is India's take on this whether this is a good sign from Pakistan," Chinese Foreign…

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…

Pakistan Eyes Buying 40 T129 Attack Choppers From Turkey

Islamabad: Turkey and Pakistan are likely to sign an important defense deal which will further enhance already existing defense ties between old friends.According to source it was decided last week in a series of meetings that Pakistan is in talks with Turkey to buy T129 multi-role T129 attack helicopters. “One of the most important issues between…

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…

CPEC: A Challenge To Pakistan’s Domestic Industry

In the globalized world of today, CPEC is important in the South Asian region, as it plays a crucial role in creating networks that connect countries socially, economically and politically. The China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), also known as a multi-billion dollar project, is heralded as a game changer for Pakistan’s economy and regional cooperation.…