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  • Pakistan says trade with India plunges significantly Jan 23, 2020 12:18 PM IST

    Pakistan says trade with India plunges significantly

    The State Bank of Pakistan data in the first half of 2019-20 fiscal starting from July 1 showed that Pakistan's exports to India during the period came in at an insignificant USD 16.8 million as compared to USD 213 million in first half of 2018-19, Dawn news reported.

  • Pakistan 'spews venom', takes to hate speech like fish takes to water: India at UN Jan 23, 2020 10:39 AM IST

    Pakistan 'spews venom', takes to hate speech like fish takes to water: India at UN

    Pakistan consistently rakes up the Kashmir issue at various UN platforms in a bid to internationalise it but has repeatedly failed to get any support.

  • Pro-India banners appear in Pakistan capital Aug 06, 2019 08:30 AM IST

    Pro-India banners appear in Pakistan capital

    The banners appeared after the Indian government on August 5 revoked provisions of Article 370 for Jammu & Kashmir

  • India won't give proof to Islamabad, but to friendly nations to unmask Pakistan role in terror: Official Feb 20, 2019 06:42 PM IST

    India won't give proof to Islamabad, but to friendly nations to unmask Pakistan role in terror: Official

    The official was sharing the views within the government, which is not at all in favour of giving any evidence to Pakistan considering the past experience when despite giving multiple dossiers on the involvement of Pakistan-based elements in the 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks and terror strike in Pathankot airbase, Islamabad did nothing to punish the perpetrators.

  • Taliban announce talks with US in Islamabad: Spokesman Feb 14, 2019 08:35 AM IST

    Taliban announce talks with US in Islamabad: Spokesman

    The announcement, not immediately confirmed by Washington or Islamabad, comes as America's chief negotiator tours the globe shoring up support for a peace process to end its longest war.

  • Pakistan focussed to undermine India's territorial integrity through terrorism: India at UN Sep 06, 2018 11:07 AM IST

    Pakistan focussed to undermine India's territorial integrity through terrorism: India at UN

    Pakistan's Ambassador to the UN Maleeha Lodhi yet again raised the issue of Kashmir while addressing the High Level Forum on the Culture of Peace in the UN General Assembly Wednesday.

  • Imran Khan to move into official residence: Report Aug 01, 2018 12:39 PM IST

    Imran Khan to move into official residence: Report

    Khan's Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) has emerged as the single largest party in the National Assembly after the July 25 elections. Khan, 65, would take oath as the prime minister on August 11.

  • Panama Papers: More witnesses record statements against Nawaz Sharif Jan 23, 2018 12:28 PM IST

    Panama Papers: More witnesses record statements against Nawaz Sharif

    This comes a day after the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) filed a supplementary case against the three-time prime minister and his family over properties in London.

  • Protest outside Pakistan embassy against Kulbhushan Jadhav's family treatment Jan 08, 2018 11:58 AM IST

    Protest outside Pakistan embassy against Kulbhushan Jadhav's family treatment

    "The trial of Kulbhushan Jadhav violated all norms of international law as it was conducted by a military court," said Ahmar Mustikhan, founder of the American Friends of Baolchistan, which organised the unique event named as "Chappal-Chor Pakistan" (slipper-thief Pakistan).

  • Pakistan releases another 'confessional' video of Kulbhushan Jadhav Jan 04, 2018 02:13 PM IST

    Pakistan releases another 'confessional' video of Kulbhushan Jadhav

    The video was released days after India had hit out at Pakistan for violating understandings for the Jadhav-family meet and raised questions about the 47-year-old Indian national's well being.

  • Trump admin to announce cuts in 'security assistance' for Pakistan Jan 04, 2018 08:02 AM IST

    Trump admin to announce cuts in 'security assistance' for Pakistan

    Aides in two congressional offices said the State Department called on Wednesday to inform them that it would announce on Wednesday or Thursday that aid was being cut off, although it was not clear how much, what type or for how long.

  • White House says to announce actions on Pakistan within days Jan 03, 2018 08:31 AM IST

    White House says to announce actions on Pakistan within days

    "Our goal is that we know that they can do more to stop terrorism and we want them to do that," White House spokeswoman Sarah Sanders told reporters. "In terms of specific actions, I think you'll see some more details come out on that in the next 24 to 48 hours."

  • US considering withholding USD 255 million aid to Pakistan: NYT Dec 30, 2017 12:22 PM IST

    US considering withholding USD 255 million aid to Pakistan: NYT

    The Trump administration is strongly considering to withhold USD 255 million in aid to Pakistan, reflecting dissatisfaction with Islamabad's inaction against terror networks, a media report said.

  • As Rex Tillerson heads to Pakistan, Islamabad wary of deepening US-India ties Oct 24, 2017 07:51 AM IST

    As Rex Tillerson heads to Pakistan, Islamabad wary of deepening US-India ties

    Nuclear-armed Pakistan, a staunch U.S. Cold War ally and key player in the U.S.-backed invasion of Afghanistan after the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks on the United States, has watched warily as Washington has in recent years pivoted towards its arch-foe.

  • India, Pakistan to hold 2nd round of discussion on hydro projects Sep 10, 2017 09:40 AM IST

    India, Pakistan to hold 2nd round of discussion on hydro projects

    Union Water Resources Secretary Amarjit Singh will lead the Indian delegation comprising representatives from the Ministry of External Affairs, Power, India's Indus Water Commissioner and Central Water Commission.

  • Pakistan using India as an excuse to pursue its Afghanistan policy: US Aug 23, 2017 09:06 AM IST

    Pakistan using India as an excuse to pursue its Afghanistan policy: US

    "What India is doing in Afghanistan is not a threat to Pakistan. They're not building military bases. They're not deploying troops," a senior administration official of Republican surrogates said during a conference call yesterday.

  • Nawaz Sharif kicks off roadshow to Lahore in show of strength Aug 09, 2017 01:07 PM IST

    Nawaz Sharif kicks off roadshow to Lahore in show of strength

    The former prime minister has not visited his hometown and his stronghold, Lahore, since he was disqualified by the Supreme Court last week over the Panama Papers scandal.

  • India fast-tracks hydro projects in disputed Kashmir Mar 16, 2017 08:43 AM IST

    India fast-tracks hydro projects in disputed Kashmir

    The swift approval of projects that had languished for years came after Prime Minister Narendra Modi suggested last year that sharing the waterways could be conditional on Pakistan clamping down on anti-India militants that New Delhi says it shelters.

  • Indo-Pak talks on Indus Water Treaty likely this month Mar 02, 2017 07:28 PM IST

    Indo-Pak talks on Indus Water Treaty likely this month

    The meeting of the Permanent Indus Commission will be held before March 31 "as it is mandated" under the treaty, government sources said today.

  • SAARC officials to meet in Nepal amid Indo-Pak tension Jan 30, 2017 03:30 PM IST

    SAARC officials to meet in Nepal amid Indo-Pak tension

    The meet on February 1-2 to attend the Programming Committee will be the first meeting of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) members since the postponement of the 19th summit that was supposed to take place in Islamabad November, a Nepalese Foreign Ministry official said.

  • India pulls out of regional conference in Pakistan: report Dec 20, 2016 12:50 PM IST

    India pulls out of regional conference in Pakistan: report

    India along with Bangladesh and Iran have pulled out of a key regional conference on sustainable development which is being held in Pakistan, according to a media report.

  • It is for India and Pakistan to resolve differences: US Oct 28, 2016 09:50 AM IST

    It is for India and Pakistan to resolve differences: US

    Amid growing strain in relations, India and Pakistan yesterday declared a staffer each at their High Commissions in New Delhi and Islamabad 'persona non-grata' and sought their recall in tit-for-tat action after Indian police busted an ISI-run spy ring involving an employee of the Pakistani mission.

  • WB 'commits' to fulfil obligations under Indus treaty: Pak Sep 28, 2016 03:30 PM IST

    WB 'commits' to fulfil obligations under Indus treaty: Pak

    A Pakistani delegation led by the Attorney General for Pakistan, Ashtar Ausaf Ali, met with senior officials of the World Bank at the World Bank Headquarters in Washington, to discuss matters relating to the Indus Waters Treaty that was brokered by the World Bank.

  • Bangladesh, Bhutan pulls out of SAARC summit Sep 28, 2016 10:04 AM IST

    Bangladesh, Bhutan pulls out of SAARC summit

    The decision was conveyed by Bangladesh and Bhutan yesterday to the SAARC Chair Nepal, sources said.

  • Uri attack shows Pak using 'poison' instead of dialogue: India Sep 19, 2016 07:46 AM IST

    Uri attack shows Pak using 'poison' instead of dialogue: India

    Minister of State for External Affairs M J Akbar hit out at Pakistan, saying it has reduced itself to "pariah" status in the international community because of its hypocrisy and its blatant sponsorship of terrorism and of terrorists.

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