Offbeat | Amrita Kohli | Friday August 28, 2015
"We're so close geographically but history has made us so bitter," says a Pakistani woman on the Humans of Bombay Facebook page.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 23, 2015
India tonight described as unfortunate Pakistan's decision to call of the Indo-Pak NSA-level talks, asserting that it did not set any "pre-conditions" as stated by that country.
India News | NDTV.com | Saturday August 22, 2015
Pakistan's National Security Advisor Sartaj Aziz today said that he is ready to go to New Delhi for talks with his Indian counterpart Ajit Doval "without any preconditions".
World News | NDTV.com | Saturday August 22, 2015
Pakistan's National Security Advisor Sartaj Aziz addressed a press conference in Islamabad on the scheduled talks between India and Pakistan. Mr Shah who is scheduled to arrive in New Delhi tomorrow, says that Pakistan is ready to meet India without any preconditions. Here are the highlights from his speech.
Cheat Sheet | Reported by Nidhi Razdan, Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Friday August 21, 2015
Talks between the Indian and Pakistani National Security Advisers on the weekend appeared to be in deep trouble on Friday as the two countries exchanged hard rhetoric. Islamabad has asserted that it will not cancel a meeting with Kashmiri separatists despite India emphasizing that it would be a deal-breaker.
Indo-AsianNews Service | Wednesday August 19, 2015
A delegation from Islamabad led by Sartaj Aziz, advisor to Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on foreign affairs and national security, will visit New Delhi to meet Indian officials on August 23 and 24.
World News | Salman Masood, The New York Times | Monday August 17, 2015
Hamid Gul, an influential and contentious three-star general who served as the head of Inter-Services Intelligence, Pakistan's spy agency, from 1987 to 1989 and was deeply involved in the country's policy toward neighboring Afghanistan when Soviet troops were withdrawing, died on Saturday in Muree, a hill station near Islamabad, the capital of Paki...
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 16, 2015
Chief Minister Mufti Mohammad Sayeed said Islamabad should be told to stop "military machinations to inflict miseries on the people of Jammu and Kashmir".
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday August 14, 2015
Ahead of talks between their National Security Advisers, India and Pakistan today indulged in a war of words with Islamabad asserting that it will not abandon "the Kashmiris' legitimate struggle for freedom", drawing a sharp reaction from New Delhi.
India News | Written by Nidhi Razdan | Thursday August 13, 2015
After days of uncertainty, Pakistan has confirmed that its National Security Adviser Sartaz Aziz will travel to India on August 23 for talks with his Indian counterpart Ajit Doval.
India News | Written by Nidhi Razdan | Wednesday August 12, 2015
The National Security Adviser-level talks between India and Pakistan scheduled to be held later this month have a hit a cloud of uncertainty.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday August 12, 2015
Maintaining its strong stance, India has asked the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association to shift the venue of CPA's annual conference from Islamabad, saying Pakistan has "forfeit" its right to host the meet by not inviting the Jammu & Kashmir branch which was in violation of the Association's constitution.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday August 11, 2015
Refusing to budge from its stand, Pakistan has said it will not invite the Speaker of the Jammu and Kashmir Assembly to the Commonwealth Parliamentary Conference in Islamabad and if India boycotts the meeting it is "their choice".
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday August 10, 2015
Afghan President Ashraf Ghani lambasted neighbouring Pakistan today over a recent wave of insurgent attacks in the capital Kabul that killed at least 56 people.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday August 9, 2015
Congress today said Pakistan's refusal to invite the Speaker of Jammu and Kashmir Assembly for the Commonwealth Parliamentary Union (CPU) conference in Islamabad was nothing but dramatics and an attempt to insult "Indian sovereignty".
India News | Edited by Anindita Sanyal | Friday August 7, 2015
India is likely to boycott the meeting of the Commonwealth Parliamentary Association, or CPA, in Pakistan unless the speaker of Jammu and Kashmir Assembly is invited, Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan said today.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday August 7, 2015
Twelve people were killed on Thursday when a helicopter belonging to the army crashed in northwest Pakistan, officials said.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 30, 2015
Pakistan Prime Minister's Adviser on National Security and Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz today visited the Indian High Commission in Islamabad to condole the death of former president APJ Abdul Kalam.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday July 25, 2015
A 5.1-magnitude earthquake struck just outside Islamabad early on Saturday morning, the United States Geological Survey said, but local officials said there were no immediate reports of damage or casualties.
World News | Reuters | Saturday July 25, 2015
Flash flooding caused by torrential monsoon rains has killed at least 28 in Pakistan and affected hundreds of thousands of people, according to aid agencies, with further downpours expected in the coming days.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday July 22, 2015
A suicide bomber killed 15 people including women and children in a northern Afghan market today, as militants intensify their annual summer offensive despite nascent peace talks.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday July 17, 2015
After the ceasefire violations on the border that escalated tensions between India and Pakistan, both sides have been involved in 'visa war' today. Both countries have accused each other of not issuing assignment visas to their diplomats and officials.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Deepshikha Ghosh | Thursday July 16, 2015
Top union ministers met today to discuss Pakistan hours after it summoned India's envoy after claiming to have shot down an Indian "spy plane" for intruding into its territory. The allegation, which the Indian army has denied, and a series of ceasefire violations have disconcerted New Delhi days after "breakthrough" announcements after talks betwee...
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday July 13, 2015
Talks last week between Afghanistan and Taliban negotiators were hailed by officials as a major breakthrough, but insurgent commanders on the ground have responded far more sceptically, highlighting the huge challenges facing the embryonic peace process.