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India, Pakistan fishermen: caught in a web of hostility

India, Pakistan fishermen: caught in a web of hostility

When 230 Indian fishermen released from Pakistani prisons disembarked in Veraval, Gujarat on 29 December, Dhirubhai Gohil, 28, was waiting with a picture of his elder brother, Kalubhai, 35. As...
Edhi: touching hearts beyond borders

Edhi: touching hearts beyond borders

Eulogy to Edhi in Hindi newspaper, translated by retired Pakistani civil servant The following article, penned in Hindi by a senior Indian journalist Dr Ved Pratab Vaidik, has been translated into...
Pakistan releases 18 Indian fishermen

Pakistan releases 18 Indian fishermen

Activists demand faster identity verification and timely release of incarcerated cross-border prisoners Pakistan on Sunday released 18 Indian fishermen from its Karachi prison. They will be...
In Humanity’s Name

In Humanity’s Name

Pakistan repatriates minor as a goodwill gesture In a welcome move, the Pakistani authorities on May 1 repatriated a minor schoolboy hailing from the Poonch district of Jammu and Kashmir. Zulfikar...
India, Pakistan: Discuss memorandum with fishermen and all stakeholders, urge peace activists

India, Pakistan: Discuss memorandum with fishermen and all stakeholders, urge peace activists

Pakistan-India Peoples’ Forum for Peace and Democracy (PIPFPD), the largest and oldest people-to-people group, has urged Ms. Sushma Swaraj, Indian External Affairs Minister, to take measures for...
Dead bodies of arrested fishermen must be returned without delay: PIPFPD

Dead bodies of arrested fishermen must be returned without delay: PIPFPD

The Pakistan-India Peoples’ Forum for Peace and Democracy (PIPFPD) has appealed to the Indian and Pakistani government to not further delay handing over the dead bodies of two Indian fishermen...
Dear Prime Ministers, please keep your promise

Dear Prime Ministers, please keep your promise

Indian, Pakistani activists remind their Prime Ministers of their commitment at Ufa, Russia about release of fishermen, boats Fishermen’s organizations and peace activists of India and Pakistan in...
Ailing Karachi teen arrives in Mumbai, city opens its heart and wallet

Ailing Karachi teen arrives in Mumbai, city opens its heart and wallet

The icy Indo-Pakistan ties notwithstanding, Mumbai welcomed an ailing Karachi teen who flew into the city for treatment on Monday afternoon. Fifteen-year-old Saba Ahmed, who suffers from...
A shining example of humanity

A shining example of humanity

Indians open their hearts to Pakistani teen Saba Ahmed, who is back in Mumbai for medical treatment Pakistani teenager Saba Ahmed, 15, returned to Mumbai’s Jaslok Hospital from Karachi on...
Pakistan releases prisoners; India urged to reciprocate

Pakistan releases prisoners; India urged to reciprocate

Released from prison by Pakistan as a goodwill gesture, 163 Indian fishermen held for violating Pakistani territorial waters, have arrived in India via Wagah / Attari border. The released prisoners...