building trust

U.S. program releases Afghan insurgents in exchange for peace pledges


May 7th, 2012 - 10:59 pm ICT by BNO News
KABUL, AFGHANISTAN (BNO NEWS) -- Hoping to build trust between fractious tribes and boosting peace negotiations with the Taliban, the United States has released as many as 20 high-level detainees from a ... Read more...

Posted in World News |

India, China to start maritime dialogue, border meet next week (Roundup)


March 1st, 2012 - 9:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 1 (IANS) In key trust building steps ahead of Chinese President Hu Jintao's visit to New Delhi later this month, India and China Thursday decided to ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

India, China to hold maritime dialogue, border meeting next week (Second Lead)


March 1st, 2012 - 7:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 1 (IANS) In important trust-building steps ahead of Chinese President Hu Jintao's visit here March-end, India and China Thursday decided to set up a maritime dialogue ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

A new chapter opened in Indo-Nepal relations: Bhattarai


October 22nd, 2011 - 8:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 22 (IANS) A day after India unveiled a $250 million line of credit for Kathmandu and signed a crucial investment pact, Nepal's Prime Minister Baburam Bhattarai ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

India, Pakistan talk — to remove hiccups in ties (Third Lead)


June 23rd, 2011 - 7:12 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 23 (IANS) India and Pakistan resumed their diplomatic dialogue here Thursday, with Indian Foreign Secretary Nirupama Rao saying that New Delhi wished to see "a stable and ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

India, Pakistan begin two-day talks


June 23rd, 2011 - 5:30 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 23 (IANS) The foreign secretaries of India and Pakistan Thursday began two days of talks that will discuss all issues, including terrorism and Jammu and Kashmir, to bridge ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

India to hold talks with Pakistan with ‘an open mind’ (Second Lead)


June 23rd, 2011 - 4:32 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 23 (IANS) India Thursday said it wished to see "a stable and prosperous Pakistan" as the foreign secretaries of the two countries begin two-day talks aimed at ... Read more...

Posted in World |

I’ve come to Pakistan with an open mind: Nirupama Rao (Lead)


June 23rd, 2011 - 1:44 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 23 (IANS) Indian Foreign Secretary Nirupama Rao said here Thursday she was approaching the two-days of talks with her Pakistani counterpart Salman Bashir with an "open and constructive ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

When Advani asked Musharraf to handover Dawood


May 8th, 2011 - 10:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 8 (IANS) In 2001, L.K. Advani asked Pervez Musharraf to handover Dawood Ibrahim to India. A red-faced Pakistani ruler emphatically denied that the underworld don was ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Pak agrees granting ‘most favoured nation’ status to India would spur trade relations


April 29th, 2011 - 5:28 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, April 29(ANI): Pakistan has agreed that granting the most favoured nation (MFN) status to India would spur the expansion of their bilateral trade relations.At the 5th round of Indo-Pak talks on ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

India, Pakistan agree to improve bilateral trade


April 29th, 2011 - 2:24 am ICT by BNO News
ISLAMABAD, PAKISTAN (BNO NEWS) -- India and Pakistan agreed on Thursday to initiate steps to improve their bilateral trade that was hampered after the 2008 Mumbai terror attacks.Press Trust of India reported ... Read more...

Posted in India |

India, Pakistan agree to reduce trade barriers


April 28th, 2011 - 11:04 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 28 (IANS) India and Pakistan Thursday agreed to reduce tariff and non-tariff barriers and form a joint trade promotion body to boost bilateral trade."To build confidence, dispel misunderstandings ... Read more...

Posted in Uncategorized |

Emotional Kirsten bids adieu to Indian cricket (Roundup)


April 5th, 2011 - 8:52 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 5 (IANS) After an outstanding three-year tenure as its coach, South African Gary Kirsten Tuesday bid adieu to the World Cup-winning Indian cricket team, saying it was ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

It’s been one of the hardest good byes to say: Kirsten


April 5th, 2011 - 5:39 pm ICT by ANI
Mumbai, Apr 5 (ANI): The outgoing coach of Team India, Gary Kirsten, appeared emotional on Tuesday as he bid adieu, saying it is one of the hardest goodbyes he has ever had ... Read more...

Posted in Sports |

US hopes spirit of Indo-Pak dialogue spills over for political solution in Afghanistan


February 19th, 2011 - 12:33 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 19(ANI): The United States is 'encouraged' by the news that India and Pakistan have decided to resume bilateral dialogue aimed at building trust, and it encourages both nations to work ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

US asks India, Pakistan to support Afghan political process


February 19th, 2011 - 11:39 am ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Feb 19 (IANS) The United States has urged India and Pakistan to support a political process in Afghanistan, saying reconciliation in Afghanistan will depend on the participation and ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Hopes of fresh impetus to ties as PM, Wen begin talks (Second Lead)


December 16th, 2010 - 2:08 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 16 (IANS) India and China Thursday began crucial delegation level talks here with Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao Thursday hoping for "strategic consensus" and Prime Minister Manmohan Singh stating ... Read more...

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Manmohan, Wen begin delegation level talks


December 16th, 2010 - 1:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 16 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao Thursday began wide ranging talks aimed at building trust and addressing India's concerns on a host of ... Read more...

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26/11: India asks Pakistan for time-bound justice (Lead)


November 25th, 2010 - 11:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 25 (IANS) A day before the second anniversary of the Mumbai terror attack, India Thursday conveyed to Pakistan regret at the lack of "substantial progress" in the 26/11 ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

India asks Pakistan for time-bound justice for 26/11


November 25th, 2010 - 9:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 25 (IANS) A day before the second anniversary of the Mumbai terror attacks, India Thursday regretted lack of "substantial progress" in the 26/11 probe and pressed Pakistan for a ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Dialogue with Pakistan need not be hurried: Experts


July 16th, 2010 - 9:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 16 (IANS) The India-Pakistan talks and the subsequent targeting of each other in press conferences instead of building trust seem to have further vitiated the atmosphere, said experts Friday, ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

US arrest of Russian spies sparks protests in Moscow


June 30th, 2010 - 9:11 am ICT by IANS
Moscow/Washington, June 30 (DPA) The arrest in the US of 10 individuals accused of spying on Russia's behalf has sparked strong denials in Moscow, but Washington played down the prospect of ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Pak Government is one, system not driven by one entity: Bashir


June 24th, 2010 - 7:41 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, June 24 (ANI): Pakistan Foreign Secretary Salman Bashir on Thursday rejected suggestions that the federal government and civil society's agenda to bridge the trust deficit with India is driven by the ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

26 Taliban inmates released after Afghan jirga deal


June 22nd, 2010 - 12:12 pm ICT by ANI
Kabul, June 22 (ANI): Afghan and U.S. officials have said that 26 Taliban inmates have been released from Afghan jails as part of an amnesty deal offered by Hamid Karzai's government.According ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Flexing muscles never helps in water disputes: Bangladesh envoy


June 8th, 2010 - 8:05 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, June 8 (ANI): Advocating a new paradigm of collaborative approach to water management in South Asia to harness water optimally for all stake holders, Bangladesh High Commissioner to India, Mr. ... Read more...

Posted in World |

1,000 Taliban could be freed from notorious prison through amnesty scheme


June 8th, 2010 - 2:01 pm ICT by ANI
Kabul, June 8 (ANI): The head of the Pul-e-Charki prison, Afghanistan's most notorious detention centre, has revealed that nearly 1,000 Taliban inmates could be freed from as part of an amnesty ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Good mood can also make you less trusting


March 8th, 2010 - 2:56 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, March 8 (IANS) Popular notion may hold that happiness begets trust but a new study suggests that, in some instances, people may actually be less trusting of others when they are ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Happy people are not always trusting people


March 3rd, 2010 - 1:52 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 3 (ANI): Happy people are trusting people - this is something already known. But now a new study has claimed that, in some instances, individuals may actually be less trusting ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

World’s temperature record to be re-analyzed


February 25th, 2010 - 2:22 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 25 (ANI): Reports indicate that the whole of the world's instrumental temperature record is to be re-analyzed in an attempt to remove doubts about the reality of global warming.According ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Pakistan hopes for strategic dialogue with US this year


February 18th, 2010 - 6:43 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 18 (IANS) Pakistan Thursday hoped that its strategic dialogue with the US would be scheduled expeditiously and would be held in the first half of 2010. The strategic dialogue was ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Kerry playing a greater role in Afghanistan with Clinton’s support


October 23rd, 2009 - 5:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 23 (ANI): Senate Foreign Relations Committee chairman John Kerry appears to be playing a far more significant role in matters relating to Afghanistan with the wholehearted support of Secretary ... Read more...

Posted in World |

A king’s collection from Italian brand Canali


September 5th, 2009 - 2:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 5 (IANS) Italy's leading menswear brand Canali has launched its Nawab collection inspired by the Indian royalty, a line of clothes that will make you feel like a king, ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

US denies carrying out joint drone operations in Pakistan


May 14th, 2009 - 1:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, May 14 (ANI): A day after media reports claimed Pakistan has allowed US drones to fly inside its geographical territory to carry out strikes against the Taliban and other extremist ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

US-Pak for jointly carrying out drone strikes against Taliban


May 13th, 2009 - 12:45 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 13 (ANI): In a significant move, Pakistan for the first time 'officially' has allowed US Predator drone aircrafts to fly inside its geographical territory to carry out missile strikes ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

India favours climate adaptation without cap on development


April 29th, 2009 - 1:20 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, April 29 (IANS) Asserting that it cannot accept a cap on development, India has proposed a collaborative approach to the problem of global warming to achieve sustainable development ... Read more...

Posted in Environment |

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