World News | Agence France-Presse | Friday May 22, 2015
Pakistan's Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif concluded a visit to the Central Asian region Friday, pushing to expand energy ties with the former Soviet states to tackle Pakistan's chronic power shortages.
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday May 18, 2015
Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif today inaugurated improved facilities, including a blast-proof wall, at Islamabad's Benazir Bhutto International Airport.
Opinion | Mani Shankar Aiyar | Monday May 18, 2015
Narendra Modi's visit to China has concluded with no more than platitudes, says Mani Shankar Aiyar.
India News | Press Trust of India | Monday May 18, 2015
Refusing to share the enthusiasm of their ally BJP, over Prime Minister Narendra Modi's China visit, the Shiv Sena has accused the neighbouring country of pursuing a policy of "hugging from the front and stabbing from behind".
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday May 13, 2015
Prime Minister Narendra Modi today condemned the attack in Karachi in which people from minority Shia Ismaili community were targeted and said India stands firmly with the people of Pakistan in this hour of grief.
World News | Reuters | Tuesday May 12, 2015
Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif promised coordinated military operations with Afghan forces to hunt down militants along their shared border, saying on a visit to Kabul today that he condemned a recent Taliban offensive.
India News | Reported by Nidhi Razdan (with inputs from Agencies) | Tuesday May 12, 2015
Just days before Prime Minister Narendra Modi flies to China, strong stands are being taken by both countries on issues that have become irritants.
World News | Reuters | Tuesday May 5, 2015
Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif today inaugurated the country's first solar power plant, the latest fruit of increasingly close cooperation with China and a step towards an electoral promise to end crippling power cuts.
India News | Agencies | Tuesday May 5, 2015
India will push ahead this week with plans to build a port in southeast Iran, two sources said, with Prime Minister Narendra Modi keen to develop trade ties with Central Asia and prepared to fend off US pressure not to rush into any deals with Iran.
World News | Press Trust of India | Monday May 4, 2015
In a setback for Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, an election tribunal in Pakistan today disqualified his confidant and Railway Minister for vote rigging in 2013 general elections and ordered re-poll in a constituency in Lahore from where he was...
World News | Press Trust of India | Saturday May 2, 2015
In a bizarre diktat out of sync with modern-day ethos, the Jirga (religious assembly) in Gilgit Baltistan -- an eight-hour drive from the Pakistan capital -- has banned women from taking part in the coming assembly elections slated for June 8.
India News | Press Trust of India | Thursday April 30, 2015
Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif today called Prime Minister Narendra Modi to condole the loss of lives in India in the recent earthquake.
World News | Reuters | Wednesday April 29, 2015
India has failed to respond to Pakistan's desire for good relations, Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said, in rare rebuke of a neighbour with which he has promised to mend ties.
World News | Reuters | Tuesday April 21, 2015
Pakistan hanged 15 people today, officials said, the largest number of people executed on the same day since an unofficial moratorium on capital punishment was lifted in December.
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Tuesday April 21, 2015
Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif will visit Saudi Arabia on April 23 (Thursday) to discuss the developing situation in Yemen, a media report said today.
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday April 20, 2015
Chinese President Xi Jinping on Monday left for a state visit to Pakistan, at the invitation of Pakistani President Mamnoon Hussain and Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif.
World News | Indo-Asian News Service | Sunday April 19, 2015
Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has strongly condemned the suicide attack in Afghanistan's Jalalabad city that killed at least 34 people and injured over 100 on Saturday.
World News | Press Trust of India | Monday April 13, 2015
Pakistan is to intensify diplomatic efforts to try to resolve the crisis in Yemen, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said today, days after his Gulf allies criticised Pakistan for not joining a Saudi-led coalition conducting air strikes there.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday April 12, 2015
Union Minister General VK Singh today alleged that an "insidious campaign" is being run against him by a section of media, at the behest of the arms lobby that is "working overtime" to subdue him, and that he has briefed Prime Minister Narendra Modi ...
World News | Press Trust of India | Saturday April 11, 2015
French President Francois Hollande on Friday said that he was deeply shocked by Mumbai attack mastermind Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi's release by Pakistan and told Prime Minister Narendra Modi of his "indignation" over the development.
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday April 8, 2015
As Pakistan ferried 11 Indians whom it evacuated from strife-torn Yemen, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, today, thanked his counterpart Nawaz Sharif for the "humanitarian gesture" and remarked that "service to humanity knows no borders".
India News | Press Trust of India | Wednesday April 8, 2015
External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj today called on Turkmenistan President Gurbanguly Berdymuhamedov here and discussed key bilateral and regional issues, including defence cooperation and progress on the ambitious USD 10 billion TAPI gas pipeli...
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday April 8, 2015
Pakistan is "not in a hurry" to decide whether to join the Saudi-led coalition against rebels in Yemen, the prime minister said Tuesday, before a round of shuttle diplomacy involving Iran and Turkey.
Press Trust of India | Tuesday April 7, 2015
Pakistan Hockey Federation president Akhtar Rasool met with Nawaz Sharif for a few minutes on the sidelines of the national assembly session in Islamabad and later also had a detailed meeting with Federal Minister for information, Pervez Rasheed, in ...