India | Press Trust of India | Tuesday July 29, 2014
US Secretary of State John Kerry has praised Prime Minister Narendra Modi for inviting his Pakistan counterpart Nawaz Sharif for his swearing-in ceremony which he described as the first step towards improving relations between the two neighbours.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday July 18, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be welcomed in Pakistan whenever he wishes to visit, the country's High Commissioner said in Delhi today, even as he noted that both sides are in touch with each other for a meeting between their foreign secretaries.
World | Associated Press | Thursday July 17, 2014
Pakistani police fought for more than 10 hours with militants they said were planning to attack the home of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, officials said Thursday.
Written by Chandni Prashar | Sunday July 13, 2014
Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has reportedly declared the ancestral home of Bollywood's legendary actor Dilip Kumar, as national heritage and directed the ministry of information, broadcasting and national heritage to acquire the house.
AgenceFrance-Presse | Friday July 11, 2014
Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, patron of the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB), had ousted veteran journalist Najam Sethi and appointed a former high court judge as interim chief.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday July 4, 2014
I an attempt to irk India ahead of Narendra Modi's first visit to Jammu and Kashmir as Prime Minister, Pakistan on Thursday harped on Kashmir being a "disputed territory".
Press Trust of India | Tuesday July 1, 2014
Najam Sethi, who returned after attending the ICC annual conference in Melbourne, however said when he met with the Pakistani prime minister he got positive vibes about cricket relations with India.
India | Reuters | Sunday June 29, 2014
Western governments are rushing to visit Prime Minister Narendra Modi, drawn by the prospect of multi-billion-dollar deals as the Indian government prepares to open the nascent defence industry to foreign investment.
World | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday June 26, 2014
Pakistan Prime Minister's Adviser on National Security and Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz said that the security forces were conducting operations in North Waziristan against militants without any discrimination, a media report said on Thursday.
World | Press Trust of India | Wednesday June 25, 2014
Expressing deep concern over human rights violations in the Sindh province of Pakistan, influential American lawmakers have asked Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to protect Hindus, Christians and other religious minorities in the country.
World | Reuters | Monday June 23, 2014
Pakistani police fired tear gas on Monday to disperse crowds of supporters of a prominent anti-government cleric who was due to arrive in the country to lead a revolt against Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif.
World | Reuters | Sunday June 22, 2014
A prominent Pakistani cleric, who is due to return to his homeland on Monday, has threatened to lead mass protests against the government as part of his plan to stage a peaceful "revolution" to oust Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday June 20, 2014
Engagement Between PM Modi, Nawaz Sharif Cause for Cautious Optimism: US Official Modi's decision to invite leaders of South Asian countries, including Afghanistan and Pakistan, at his swearing in ceremony demonstrates his interest in regional co-ope...
World | Press Trust of India | Tuesday June 17, 2014
Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has asked Afghan President Hamid Karzai to plug the entry of militants fleeing into his country following a massive army operation against Taliban, officials said today.
World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday June 17, 2014
Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has urged Afghan President Hamid Karzai to help stop militants escape a major military offensive, as Pakistani jets pounded Taliban hideouts for a third day Tuesday.
World | Agence France-Presse | Monday June 16, 2014
Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said Monday an ongoing military offensive against the Taliban will usher in peace as militants vowed revenge and warned foreign firms to leave the country.
World | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday June 16, 2014
Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Monday said the government's decision to initiate a full-scale operation in North Waziristan tribal region was justified.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday June 15, 2014
In comments that may be seen as reference to China and Pakistan, Prime Minister Narendra Modi tonight said having a good neighbour is important for a country's happiness and in its absence a nation cannot live in peace despite prosperity.
India | Edited by Mala Das | Friday June 13, 2014
Hours after Pakistani troops opened fire in Jammu and Kashmir in what was the first major ceasefire violation since the Narendra Modi government came to power, New Delhi today made it clear that "peace on the border is a pre-condition for normal rela...
India | Edited by Surabhi Malik | Friday June 13, 2014
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has replied to a letter written to him by Pakistan's Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and said he is looking forward to working closely with him and his government "in an atmosphere free from confrontation and violence in orde...