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US aims to ease India-Pakistan tension


April 5th, 2010 - 2:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 5(ANI): United States President Barack Obama has reportedly issued a secret directive to its top foreign-policy and national-security officials to intensify their efforts aimed at easing tensions between India ... Read more...

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India, Pakistan peace necessary for growth, stability: World Bank


February 18th, 2010 - 1:13 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Feb 18 (IANS) Peace between India and Pakistan is not only necessary for sustaining economic growth but also vital for building pluralistic democracies and sustaining the integrity of both ... Read more...

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Army hands over land to villagers in Jammu and Kashmir


February 17th, 2010 - 12:23 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Feb 17 (IANS) The Indian Army has handed over more than 89 acres of land to villagers in a border belt of Jammu and Kashmir after clearing the area of landmines. The ... Read more...

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Strong ties with India essential for US goals, says top admiral


July 10th, 2009 - 8:17 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, July 10 (IANS) With India emerging as a key player globally, a top American military official considers a strong positive relationship with New Delhi essential to achieving long-term ... Read more...

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Pakistan will never compromise on Kashmir: Sherry Rehman


February 13th, 2009 - 3:11 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 13 (IANS) Kashmir still stands out as the core issue for Pakistan though it has cooperated regarding the Mumbai terror attack investigation, Federal Minister for Information and Broadcasting Sherry Rehman ... Read more...

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India, Pakistan tension affects cross border bus service


January 21st, 2009 - 2:14 pm ICT by ANI
Poonch (J-K), Jan 21 (ANI): Prevailing tension between India and Pakistan, has affected passenger traffic on the Poonch-Rawalakot bus service operating between the two sides of divided Kashmir. Apprehensions as to how ... Read more...

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India-Pakistan tension will resolve soon: PCB


January 20th, 2009 - 7:58 pm ICT by IANS
Karachi, Jan 20(IANS) Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) believes the ongoing tension between India and Pakistan will be resolved soon and it is only a matter of time the two countries will resume ... Read more...

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Kayani tells Miliband Pakistan wants peace but ready for war with India if necessary


January 17th, 2009 - 5:13 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Jan.17 (ANI): British Foreign Secretary David Miliband met Pakistan Army Chief General.Ashfaque Pervaiz Kayani to discuss the ongoing India-Pakistan tension in the wake of the Mumbai terror attacks, and the ... Read more...

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Saudi intelligence chief to discuss India-Pakistan tension


January 13th, 2009 - 3:12 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 13 (IANS) Saudi intelligence chief Prince Muqrin bin Abdul Aziz arrived in Pakistan Tuesday to "discuss Pakistan-India tension", a media report said. Geo TV citing diplomatic sources said that he ... Read more...

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Zardari urges foreign envoys to reduce Indo-Pak tension


January 11th, 2009 - 3:28 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Jan.11 (ANI): Pakistan President Asif Ali Zardari met foreign diplomats here and urged them to diffuse the simmering tension between India and Paksitan. Zardari met Islamabad based foreign envoys from ... Read more...

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Pakistan air chief briefs Zardari on preparedness


January 6th, 2009 - 8:43 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 6 (IANS) Pakistan's Air Force (PAF) chief Tuesday briefed President Asif Ali Zardari on the operational preparedness of the country's air force in case of any aggression.The presidency, in a ... Read more...

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Gilani calls on Zardari


January 6th, 2009 - 5:34 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 6 (IANS) Pakistani Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani called on President Asif Ali Zardari here Tuesday, a day after India handed over evidence of the involvement of this country in ... Read more...

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Mirroring India-Pakistan tension, ceremonial frenzy at border increases


December 27th, 2008 - 11:28 am ICT by IANS
Attari Border (Punjab), Dec 27 (IANS) Indian and Pakistani troopers have always stamped their feet and postured in goose step as they lower their flags every evening at this border post between ... Read more...

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Gilani reiterates offer to cooperate in Mumbai probe


December 17th, 2008 - 6:06 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Dec 17 (IANS) Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani Wednesday reiterated his government's offer to cooperate with India in investigating the Mumbai attacks and to resume early the peace dialogue with India.Chairing ... Read more...

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Mumbai carnage could provoke violence in S Asia


November 30th, 2008 - 1:29 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 30 (ANI): The aftermath of Mumbai terror strikes could provoke heightened violence across South Asia, if Indian and Pakistani leaders allowed these atrocities to undo the recent rapprochement between ... Read more...

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