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Tag Archives: India

Pak Rangers DGs to visit India this month


  A high-level delegation of border guarding Pakistan Rangers  is set to arrive india later this month for talks with its Indian counterpart BSF  after a long spell of strained ties between the neighbours over a spate of ceasefire violations. The Rangers delegation, led by its two Directors General (DGs), is expected to arrive India through the land border at ... Read More »

India woos neighbours as rifts open door to China

KATHMANDU: India pledged a slew of regional investments at a South Asian summit this week, seeking to counter China’s growing economic inroads into its backyard as it remains embroiled in bitter rivalry with Pakistan. Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi said South Asia’s largest economy would fund regional infrastructure, health facilities and even a communications satellite, and promised to free up ... Read More »

Pakistan, India may resume talks

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan and India may resume the stalled peace process after the brief ‘ice-breaking’ interaction between their respective prime ministers at the concluding session of the Saarc summit. The Express Tribune has learnt through diplomatic sources that the two countries will first restore the ceasefire along the Line of Control (LoC) and the working boundary (WB) before a meeting between their ... Read More »

Pakistan wants good relations with India: FO

ISLAMABAD: While the ongoing  Saarc Summit in Nepal continues to be overshadowed by frosty ties and minimal interaction between Pakistan and India, Islamabad said on Thursday it wants good relations with its neighbour on the basis of equality, Radio Pakistanreported. “Pakistan wants peace in the neighbourhood for the development of the entire region,” Foreign Office Spokesperson Tasneem Aslam said during her weekly ... Read More »

Cricket: Australia squad to play India in 1st Test

SYDNEY – The 12-man Australia squad  named Monday for the first Test against India starting in Brisbane on December 4: Australia – Michael Clarke (capt), Brad Haddin, Ryan Harris, Josh Hazlewood, Mitchell Johnson, Nathan Lyon, Mitchell Marsh, Chris Rogers, Peter Siddle, Steve Smith, David Warner, Shane Watson. Source: AAJ TV Picture Source: AAJ TV Read More »

India should use resources to fight against poverty, not against Pakistan: JI

LAHORE: Addressing the concluding session of a three-day Ijtimah of Jamaat-e-Islami (JI) at Minar-e-Pakistan, JI Chief Siraul Haq said that Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi should use his country’s resources of to eradicate poverty and hunger in India and not on fighting against Pakistan.  “If Mr Modi wants to wage a war with Pakistan, he should know that Pakistan could repeat ... Read More »

India doesn’t rule out Sharif-Modi meeting

NEW DELHI: India has not ruled out a meeting between Prime Ministers Narendra Modi and Nawaz Sharif on the sidelines of the Saarc summit, saying Mr Modi is keen to have talks with as many South Asian leaders as possible. The two-day summit will begin in Kathmandu on Nov 26. Talking to reporters here on Sunday, Indian External Affairs Ministry ... Read More »