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Nuclear Neighbours: The India-Pakistan Arms Race

AlJazeera has published a graphical article explaining the arms race between these two 'neighbours'. The graphics are being reproduced as follows for the information of readers of the Sikh Siyasat News (SSN).

Pakistan’s Supreme Court Disqualify’s PM Nawaz Sharif In Panama Paper Case

As per the media reports Pakistan's Supreme Court in its verdict pertaining to Panama paper case here today has disqualified Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif

India-Pakistan Trade Fire across Line of Control (LoC) in Kashmir

Indian and Pakistan forces reportedly exchanged gunfire across Line of Control (LoC) in Kashmir, media reports of both sides reveal.

Retrial Of Sikh Activists In 36 Years Old Hijack Case A Travesty Of Justice By Indian Judiciary

The court of ACMM Ms Jyoti Kler today granted two day interim bail to two Sikh hijackers namely Satnam Singh and Tejinder Pal Singh in a 36 years old hijacking

Indian Govt. Mulling Compromise With China; Situation Different From Previous Dissension, Says China

''the army of third country can enter J&K on the request of Pakistan'' has reiterated that

India Stops Sikh Jatha From Entering Pakistan, Were Going To Observe Maharaja Ranjit Singh’s Death Anniversary

As per the media reports the Indian government has here today stopped the jatha of around 350 Sikhs having a valid visa from crossing over to Pakistan.

Jatha Of 300 Sikhs To Leave For Pakistan Despite MEA’s Roadblocks, SGPC Stays Out

As per the media reports despite the hurdles being faced from union ministry of external affairs a jatha of 300 Sikhs will leave for Pakistan to observe death

Don’t Mention Burhan Wani In Communications, Apprehensive MHA Tells Agencies

In the wake of approaching death anniversary of  Burhan Wani a militant leader of Kashmir who was killed on July 8th last year by the Indian security forces

‘Conditional’ Visa Denied Sikh Jatha Travel Via Samjhauta Express

As per the media reports a group of 80 Sikhs expecting to visit Pakistan to observe the martyrdom day of Guru Arjan Dev had to return disappointed as they were not

Sikhs Donate Palaki Sahib For Guru Granth Sahib To Lahore Museum

Sikhs in Pakistan on Wednesday donated to the Lahore Museum a metallic palki sahib with a wooden base, brought specially from Amritsar, to hold the Parkash

SGPC Jatha Denied Visas to visit Pakistan for observing Shaheedi Gurpurab as MEA did not grant clearance

In the midst of on going bilateral tensions between India and Pakistan, the Sikh Jatha from Shiromani Gurudwara Parbandhak Committee (SGPC) will not travel

Sikhs Mulling Legal Option Over Right To Wear Kirpan In Public Place, May Move To Karachi Court

After having failed to persuade the Pakistan government to allow Sikhs to wear Kirpan in public places, the Sikhs have decided to move court.

India Gets stay on Kulbhushan Jadhav’s hanging form ICJ; Pak may not comply

As per the media reports the Indian government here on Tuesday managed to get a stay through International Court of Justice on the hanging of Indian citizen Kulbhushan Jadhav

India May Rethink Its ‘No First Use’ Nuclear Doctrine, Says Prof Vipin Narang

As per the media reports emanating from Washington India's nuclear doctrine may be undergoing a major and worrying shift since its inception in the year 2003.

Imran Khan Calls For Inclusion Of Sikhs In Pakistan’s Population Census

Pakistan's cricketer turned politician and chief of Pakistan Tareek-e-Insaf party here on Tuesday while expressing shock over the exclusion of the Sikhs from Pakistan's population census,

Pro Freedom Kashmiri Leaders Denounce Pakistan’s Move Declare Gilgit-Baltistan Its Fifth Province

A day after Pakistan's establishment made public its intentions to declare the Gilgit-Baltistan (PoK) region of Kashmir as its fifth province, the pro freedom leadership of Syed Ali Geelani,

Pakistan To Declare Gilgit-Baltistan (PoK) As Its Fifth Province

As per the media reports emanating from across the border the Pakistan government is planning to declare the strategic Gilgit-Baltistan better know as the

Bomb Blast in Lahore leaves 13 dead, Several Injured

At least thirteen people, including two top cops, were killed and several others injured in an explosion on Monday when a suicide bomber blew himself up during a protest rally

NIA Court Issues Proclamation Notice Against Masood Azhar in Pathankot Attack Case

An NIA special court that was set up in Punjab post Pathankot attacks, on Tuesday issued proclamation notices against Jaish-e-Mohammed chief Masood Azhar

Pakistan Authorities put JuD chief Hafiz Saeed under House Arrest

The house arrest of Jamat-ud-Dawa (JuD) chief Hafiz Saheed by Pakistani authorities on Monday may be seen by many as an initiative to ease Indo-Pak tension,

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