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Diesel car ban: NGT seeks report from all states on pollution levels  May 31, 3:21 pm
New Delhi, May 31 (ANI): Amid the see-sawing developments over the much debated upon diesel car ban in several states in the nation, the National Green Tribunal (NGT) on Tuesday gave three weeks time to all states to furnish a report on the pollution levels in their worst affected cities.
Congressman Rohrabacher says Pak is a partner of terrorists, not U.S.   May 31, 3:08 pm
Washington D C, May 31 (ANI): A United States Congressman has warned that Pakistan must not be given millions of dollars in aid when it is a well known fact that Islamabad is a reliable partner for terrorists and not the United States.
IMD predicts relief to drought-hit states in next three-five days  May 30, 5:59 pm
New Delhi, May 30 (ANI): The Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) on Monday predicted an increase in rainfall in the drought-hit regions of Maharashtra, Karnataka and Andhra Pradesh in the next three to five days.
US calls on Pakistan to go after Afghan Taliban leadership  May 30, 12:18 pm
Lahore, May 30 (ANI): The United States has urged Pakistan to go after the Taliban leadership in Afghanistan and asked for help in catching Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) chief Mullah Fazlullah.
Baloch drone strike: Kin of Mansour's deceased driver files FIR against U.S  May 30, 8:33 am
Lahore, May 30 (ANI): Family members of deceased taxi driver Muhammad Azam, who drove for ex-Taliban Chief Mullah Mansour, who was killed in drone strike by United States in Balochistan earlier this month, filed a First-Information Report (FIR) against the U.S.
Pak Defence Minister decries US inaction over TTP safe haven in Afghanistan  May 29, 2:49 pm
Sialkot (Pakistan), May 29 (ANI): Asserting that top leadership of the Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) enjoys safe haven in Afghanistan, Defence Minister Khawaja Asif has said no international power, including the United States, is willing to take action against the group.
Pak's request for Nuclear Suppliers Group to be decided by consensus: US  May 29, 12:01 pm
Washington, May 29 (ANI): Acknowledging Pakistan's application to join the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG), the United States has said the request will be decided by consensus.
Michelle Obama visits Pakistan Embassy in D.C.  May 28, 5:21 pm
Lahore, May 28 (ANI): United States First Lady Michelle Obama visited the Pakistan Embassy in Washington for the first time today.
Pakistan-US F-16 deal likely expired amid finance row  May 28, 11:33 am
Islamabad, May 28 (ANI): Following the row over financing, Pakistan seems to have failed to seal the deal for the purchase of eight F-16 fighter jets from the United States.
R.K. Singh backs Haryana DGP's 'right to kill' criminals remark  May 27, 5:40 pm
New Delhi/Lucknow, May 27 (ANI): Backing Haryana Director General of Police (DGP) K.P. Singh's statement, former union home secretary and Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader R.K. Singh on Friday said there is a provision in Right of Private Defence, which states that if anyone tries to harm physically or tries to rape can be killed by the victim in defence.
Govt. making sincere efforts to develop North-East: PM Modi  May 27, 4:57 pm
Shillong, May 27 (ANI): Asserting that the nation will grow when all its states will develop, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday said that the Centre is making sincere efforts to ensure the progress of the North-Eastern region.
SC refuses to entertain plea against Centre's ordinance on NEET (Update)  May 27, 1:00 pm
New Delhi, May 27 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Friday refused to entertain a petition against the Centre's ordinance allowing states to continue with examination for admissions in MBBS and BDS courses.
26/11 attacks: U.S. says it wants justice, asks Pak to 'cooperate' with India  May 27, 9:38 am
Washington D.C., May 27 (ANI): The United States has called on the Pakistan government to cooperate with the Indian authorities to fully investigate the deadly 26/11 terror attacks in Mumbai.
New Taliban Chief Haibatullah not on terrorist list: U.S.  May 27, 9:00 am
Lahore, May 27 (ANI): Extending on olive branch, the United States has said that the new Taliban leader Mawlawi Haibatullah is not on its list of designated terrorists and urged him to opt for peace, not war.
SC questions Centre, states on non-utilization of Nirbhaya Fund  May 26, 4:54 pm
New Delhi, May 26 (ANI): The Supreme Court on Thursday issued a notice to the Centre and all state governments questioning the non-utilization of the Nirbhaya Fund introduced in 2012.
Centre has laid roadmap, onus on states to embark on development: PM Modi  May 26, 10:10 am
New Delhi, May.26 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said that the BJP-led government at the Centre has taken a series of initiatives to open up the economy for foreign investment and made it easier to do business in the country, since assuming office two years back after a landslide victory in the Lok Sabha elections.
Army chief concerned over US violation of Pak sovereignty  May 25, 2:26 pm
Rawalpindi, May 25 (ANI): Army Chief General Raheel Sharif in a meeting with the United States Ambassador to Pakistan David Hale has expressed serious concerns over the US drone strike in Balochistan which killed Afghan Taliban chief Mullah Akhtar Mansour.
Pakistan needs to actively pursue terrorist organizations using their soil: U.S.  May 25, 9:24 am
Lahore, May 25 (ANI): The United States has called on Pakistan to pursue actively terrorist organizations that are using their soil and their territory to find refuge, asserting that they will continue to work with Islamabad and give them the tools to confront the threat of terrorism.
U.S. clears reimbursement fund for Pakistan for 'anti-terrorism efforts'  May 25, 8:57 am
Lahore, May 25 (ANI): The United States Senate Armed Services Committee approved a proposal to set up a new fund to reimburse Pakistan for its efforts in the war against terror, which also delinks the country from Afghanistan.
Big nations should not bully smaller ones: Obama  May 24, 6:42 pm
Hanoi (Vietnam), May 24 (ANI): United States President Barack Obama has said Washington supports Vietnam's territorial claims against Beijing in the South China Sea and promised it greater access to security equipment.
NEET ordinance given firm statutory basis with states' concerns addressed: Centre  May 24, 2:09 pm
New Delhi, May 24 (ANI): Putting to rest the speculations that the Centre was trying to defer National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test (NEET) this year by introducing an ordinance to keep states out of its ambit, Union Health and Family Welfare Ministe
Lucknow tops Fast Track competition, 13 more Smart Cities announced   May 24, 1:03 pm
New Delhi, May 24 (ANI): Lucknow topped the list of winners of the Fast Track competition conducted for 23 cities from as many States and Union Territories as the Centre today announced 13 more smart cities.
Centre's NEET ordinance get President's nod  May 24, 10:30 am
New Delhi, May 24 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee on Tuesday signed the central government's ordinance exempting states from holding the National Eligibility-cum-Entrance Test for undergraduate medical and dental admissions (NEET-UG) this year.
Afghan Taliban chief 'Mansour' used Pakistan airports  May 24, 9:31 am
Lahore, May 24 (ANI): Afghan Taliban chief Mullah Akhtar Mansour, who is believed to have been killed in an air strike by the United States in Balochistan, was reportedly a frequent traveller and is said to have used at least two Pakistani airports for his foreign trips over the past nine years.
Respect Pakistan's 'sovereignty' but won't stop removing terrorists: U.S.   May 24, 8:43 am
Washington D.C., May 24 (ANI): A day after Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said that the drone strike by the United States in Balochistan was a violation of Pakistan's sovereignty, the Barack Obama government responded saying that they do respect Islamabad's territorial integrity, but that will not stop them from carrying out strikes to remove terrorists targeting U.S. forces.