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Pakistan to upgrade banned militant groups as 'high risk'

The Pakistan government has decided to upgrade a group of banned militant outfits, including the Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM), to the "high risk" category and start monitoring and re-examining their activities to comply with requirements of the Financial Action Task Force (FATF).

Pakistan court to hear plea to disqualify Khan

The High Court in Lahore will on Monday hear a petition seeking Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan's disqualification from his post.

India’s general elections from April 11 to May 19, results on May 23

The Indian parliamentary elections will be held in seven phases from April 11 to May 19 and the votes will be counted on May 23, Chief Election Commissioner Sunil Arora announced on Sunday.

Cross-border terror threatens India-Pakistan peace, Afghan stability

After the US State Department asked Pakistan to take "sustained, irreversible action" against terrorist groups that are operating from its soil, deny them "safe haven" and block their funds, a top US military commander said militants operating out of Pakistan and Afghanistan "continue to threaten Afghan stability as well as stoke tensions between Pakistan and India."

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