Contacts between India and Pakistan are "zero", Pakistan's foreign minister said, even as a border crossing opened on Saturday for Indian pilgrims to visit a Sikh temple in one of the most significant acts of cooperation in decades by the old rivals.
Patience is wearing thin among some residents of the Pakistani capital enduring another round of anti-government protests, with tens of thousands of opposition supporters showing no sign of giving up despite the onset of winter rain.
It's one of the holiest sites in Sikhism, lain abandoned following bloody partition and claimed by smugglers during the 1980s, but now the Gurdwara Darbar Sahib in Kartarpur, Pakistan has a new lease of life -- and for the first time, Indian Sikhs can visit the temple overland without a visa.
India will wait until the venue of their deferred Davis Cup clash against rivals Pakistan is known before naming their squad for the Asia/Oceania Group I tie, newly-appointed captain Rohit Rajpal said on Thursday.
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