India News | Written by Nidhi Razdan | Saturday August 22, 2015
Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj has given Pakistan a midnight deadline tonight, to assure India that it will not meet the separatist Hurriyat conference and will restrict the agenda of the NSA talks on Monday only to terrorism. Mrs Swaraj addressed a press conference just hours after Pakistan's NSA Sartaj Aziz said he was ready to travel to India fo...
India News | Edited by Veer Arjun Singh | Saturday August 22, 2015
Pakistan's top security official said today that he is ready to "go to India and make the best of talks", lobbing the ball firmly back into Delhi's court about whether the much anticipated resumption of dialogue will begin tomorrow. Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj will announce India's stand at a press conference in a few hours.
Cheat Sheet | Edited by Mala Das | Saturday August 22, 2015
India today said Pakistan's National Security Advisor Sartaj Aziz was welcome but talks must only be on terror and Kashmiri separatists must not be made a third party. Pakistan has to give an assurance by tonight or talks are off, Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj declared.
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.
India News | Reported by Rahul Shrivastava, Edited by Abhinav Bhatt | Wednesday August 19, 2015
Senior BJP leader and foreign minister in Atal Bihari Vajpayee government, Yashwant Sinha, today criticised the National Security Adviser-level talks with Pakistan by saying 'it will be a dialogue of the deaf.' The talks are scheduled for Sunday.
India News | Agencies | Wednesday August 5, 2015
An Indian woman stuck in Pakistan for over a decade after accidentally crossing over when she was a child will be brought back soon, Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj has 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.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday July 27, 2015
India and Pakistan were about to reach a "framework" on Kashmir during UPA I rule and both sides even had decided not to proclaim "victory" post the announcement, former Pakistan Foreign Minister Khurshid Kasuri said today.
India News | Edited by Shyam Balasubramanian | Friday July 10, 2015
Here is the full text of the joint statement issued by the Foreign Secretaries of India and Pakistan in Russia's Ufa.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday June 25, 2015
Pakistan Army had planned a Kargil-type military operation much before the summer of 1999 when Benazir Bhutto was the prime minister but she stood her ground against the idea, a new book by a former diplomat says.
India News | Press Trust of India | Friday June 19, 2015
From being in the midst of a disturbed neighbourhood, under the leadership of Prime Minister Narendra Modi, India's relations with its neighbours have improved, Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said.
India News | Anindita Sanyal (With PTI inputs) | Friday June 19, 2015
The onus of creating an environment for improving India-Pakistan ties and normalising the bilateral relation is on Pakistan and it depends on the kind of "provocation" that comes from that country, Union Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said today.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 9, 2015
Pakistan today described as "unfortunate" the remarks made by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Bangladesh where he had accused it of creating "nuisance" and constantly troubling India by promoting terrorism.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday May 6, 2015
Visiting Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop today announced a $19 million aid package for Pakistan that includes help for border areas hit by conflict and natural disasters.
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday May 5, 2015
Australian Foreign Minister Julie Bishop will visit Pakistan on May 6 for talks on bilateral matters and regional issues, officials said today.
World News | Agencies | Saturday April 11, 2015
Indian High Commissioner TCS Raghavan today met Pakistan Foreign Secretary Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry to lodge protest over the release of 26/11 mastermind Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi from a jail in Pakistan. Home Minister Rajnath Singh had eralier condemned Lakhvi's release saying, "This is a serious setback, it's deeply disappointing."
World News | Reuters | Wednesday April 8, 2015
Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Wednesday that Pakistan and Iran should cooperate to solve the crisis in Yemen.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday March 9, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will "certainly" visit Pakistan next year to attend the SAARC Summit, Pakistan Premier's Foreign Affairs Advisor Sartaj Aziz has said.
India News | Agencies | Wednesday March 4, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has written a letter to his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif which was delivered by Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar when he called on him here today.
India News | Tuesday March 3, 2015
Indian foreign secretary S Jaishankar is in Pakistan today as part of his "SAARC Yatra" to firm up ties in the neighbourhood. He is expected to hold talks with his Pakistani counterpart Aizaz Ahmed Chaudhary in Islamabad and also call on Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif.
World News | Sunday February 15, 2015
China has opened a new embassy in Pakistan, its "largest overseas" diplomatic mission, which Foreign Minister Wang Yi described as a symbol of friendship between the "all weather" allies.
India News | Press Trust India | Saturday February 14, 2015
The United States today welcomed Prime Minister Narendra Modi's decision to send Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar to Islamabad, a move seen as an effort to revive the suspended India-Pakistan talks.
World News | Reuters | Friday February 13, 2015
China's President Xi Jinping will visit Pakistan this year, China's foreign minister said in Islamabad, in what will be his first trip to the country's western neighbour since taking office in 2013.
World News | Reported by Yusra Askari, Edited by Anindita Sanyal (With inputs from IANS) | Friday January 23, 2015
The Jamat ud-Dawa headed by 26/11 mastermind Hafiz Saeed, whose assets have reportedly been frozen by Pakistan, held a rally in Pakistan's Karachi this afternoon.