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India’s straightforward response to US warnings against the purchase of Russian weapons

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- While Washington warns India and other countries against the purchase of military equipment to counter F-35 fighters, New Delhi not only retains its Russian S-400 delivery contract...
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Pakistan arrests Mumbai terror suspect India is skeptical

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Authorities on Wednesday arrested Hafiz Saeed, the suspected mastermind of a four-day militant attack in Mumbai, in 2008, on charges of financing terrorism, a spokesman for the...
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International Tribunal orders Pakistan to reconsider the death sentence of an Indian convicted of...

UNITED STATES, WASHINGTON (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The Hague has ordered Pakistan to reconsider a death sentence issued in 2017 against a former Indian naval commander convicted of espionage, according to an international court...
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One person was killed and scores wounded after Indian troops fired during protests in...

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Indian troops fired live ammunition during protests in two areas of Kashmir-controlled Kashmir on Wednesday, killing one person and wounding at least 50, police and witnesses said. A senior...

Politician and four of his family among 11 people killed in an ambush in...

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Eleven people, including a politician and four members of his family, were killed in an ambush by tribal separatists in the eastern state of Arunachal Pradesh, a senior...
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Death toll from Hurricane has risen to 77 in India and Bangladesh

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The death toll from a major cyclone that hit eastern India and Bangladesh in early May rose to 77 on Monday as anger over water and energy cuts...
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Daesh emerges in India

INDIA (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The terrorist group Daesh, a proxy for the United States, claimed to have established a "province" in Kashmir. This is the first claim of this type concerning India. After...

Cyclone kills 42 people in India and Bangladesh

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The death toll from the cyclone that hit India and Bangladesh rose to 42 on Sunday as rescue teams rushed to repair water supply lines and roads devastated...

Hurricane kills two people in eastern India

INDIA (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Two people died on Friday after Hurricane Vani struck eastern India, uprooting trees and cutting off power and water networks, officials and witnesses said. The hurricane, which reached land in...

India warned Sri Lanka in advance of the possibility of attacks: source

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- New Delhi has warned Sri Lanka of possible suicide attacks weeks before the Easter attacks on the basis of "threats" linked to the Islamic state's organization obtained from...

The second round of legislative elections in India begins

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Voters across India voted on Thursday in the second round of large-scale elections in the country amid more violence, including a confrontation between protesters and security forces in...

Khan accuses India of stirring up a war hysteria by claiming the overthrow of...

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan blamed India's ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) for "provoking a war hysteria" over allegations that India dropped a F-16 Pakistani fighter during a...

Report: US statistics show that India did not fall any Pakistani fighter F-16

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- All Pakistani F-16 fighters are present and none have disappeared, contradicting the Indian air force's announcement that it dropped one in February, US-based Foreign Policy magazine quoted US...

European Commission opened disputes with India and Turkey in the WTO

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The European Commission on behalf of the European Union opened two disputes in the World Trade Organization (WTO) with India and Turkey, which affect deliveries from the EU...

Two children were killed by a bomb on the Kashmir border

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- India and Pakistan exchanged fire across the border Monday in Kashmir, killing a child and a soldier in a new round of violence in the mountainous region between...

Moody expects an easy win two weeks before the start of elections in India

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Friday his ruling coalition would increase his parliamentary majority in the next election, although some independent analysts have hinted he could...

In India, six people died in a bus accident

INDIA (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- Six people died as a result of an accident involving a bus in the Indian state of Maharashtra, ANI reported. According to the agency, the accident occurred in the Palghar...

India calls for US probe into Pakistan’s use of F-16 fighter jets

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- India said on Saturday it had asked the United States to investigate Pakistan's alleged use of F-16 fighter jets in a raid on an Indian aircraft last month. "We...
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Pakistani drone violates Indian airspace shot down, says Indian Defense

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- The Indian Air Force on Saturday shot down a drone sent from Pakistan over the Indian state of Rajasthan in the north of the country, according to the...

India announces successful secret air strike abroad

UNITED STATES (VOP TODAY NEWS) -- In the midst of tensions between India and Pakistan, the Indian Interior Minister said on Saturday that the last five years the country's army had carried out three...