Pakistan Says Arrests Militants Over Indian Air Base Attack

ISLAMABAD, Jan 13 – Pakistan said on Wednesday it had arrested several members of the Jaish-e-Mohammad militant group, which is suspected of masterminding an attack this month on an Indian air base. News of the arrests comes 48 hours before a rare meeting of foreign secretaries of the nuclear-armed rivals is tentatively scheduled to take

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India’s Kashmir Chief Minister and Modi Ally Sayeed Dies

SRINAGAR, India, Jan 7 – The leader of India’s insurgency-plagued Jammu and Kashmir state and an ally of Prime Minister Narendra Modi died on Thursday, bringing political uncertainty to the disputed region at the heart of tension between India and Pakistan. Mufti Mohammad Sayeed, 79, died of a respiratory infection after spending the last two

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