international involvement

India pitches for Marshall Plan-like initiative for Afghanistan

December 5th, 2011 - 9:36 pm ICT by IANS
Bonn, Dec 5 (IANS) Warning against the dangers of abandoning Afghanistan, India Monday exhorted the international community to stay engaged for the long term to eliminate "sanctuaries of terror" ... Read more...

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General Kayani to attend Turkey meet

November 1st, 2011 - 11:53 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Nov 1 (IANS) Pakistan Army chief General Ashfaq Parvez Kayani will hold talks with the military leaders of Turkey and Afghanistan in Istanbul.President Asif Ali Zardari reached Istanbul ... Read more...

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Krishna heading to Istanbul for Afghan conference

October 31st, 2011 - 8:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 31 (IANS) Buoyed by a strategic pact with Afghanistan, External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna is set to highlight India's growing stakes in stability in the violence-ravaged ... Read more...

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‘Taliban arrests by Pakistan merely a tactic’

March 25th, 2010 - 11:22 am ICT by IANS
Washington, March 25 (IANS) Recent arrests of high-profile Afghan Taliban leadership by Pakistan do not indicate a strategic change in Pakistan's counter-terrorism strategy but merely a tactic, says a leading South ... Read more...

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Manhattan launches Major Economic Crimes Bureau

February 19th, 2010 - 12:57 am ICT by BNO News
MANHATTAN, NEW YORK (BNO NEWS) -- District Attorney Cyrus R. Vance, Jr. announced Thursday the formation of the Major Economic Crimes Bureau in Manhattan.The Manhattan District Attorney's Office has expanded its resources ... Read more...

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Invest in skill development: Maharashtra chief minister to NRIs

January 9th, 2010 - 2:29 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 9 (IANS) Pitching Maharashtra as an attractive investment destination, Chief Minister Ashok Chavan Saturday called upon overseas Indians to invest in the state's skill development and education programmes. "Much more ... Read more...

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Miliband comes under fire over Kashmir remarks

January 22nd, 2009 - 5:11 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan.22 (ANI): British Foreign Secretary David Miliband continues to attract flak at home and from abroad for the way he sought to bulldoze the leadership in India into accepting that ... Read more...

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Don’t meddle, India tells Musharraf after Kashmir remarks

August 14th, 2008 - 10:27 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 14 (IANS) Reacting strongly to Pakistan President Pervez Musharraf's remarks on the violence in Jammu and Kashmir, India Thursday again warned Islamabad not to interfere in its internal affairs. ... Read more...

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India warns Pakistan against globalising Kashmir (Roundup)

August 14th, 2008 - 1:07 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Islamabad, Aug 13 (IANS) Taking strong exception to Pakistan's attempt to internationalise the Kashmir issue, India Wednesday warned Islamabad to desist from such a course of action that is "gratuitous and ... Read more...

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India slams Pakistan’s ‘illegal’ call on Kashmir

August 14th, 2008 - 12:33 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 13 (IANS) Repudiating Islamabad's attempt to internationalise the Kashmir issue, India Wednesday warned Pakistan to eschew such rhetoric and said it "is gratuitous, illegal and only reflects reversion to ... Read more...

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Nitin Desai joins top British carbon rating agency

August 1st, 2008 - 10:36 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 1 (IANS) Nitin Desai, a former under secretary-general for economic and social affairs at the United Nations, has joined premier British carbon finance ratings agency IDEAcarbon as an adviser to ... Read more...

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Iran President to visit Pakistan on Monday

April 27th, 2008 - 2:09 pm ICT by admin
Islamabad , Apr.27 (ANI): Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad will meet President Pervez Musharraf and Prime Minister Yousaf Raza Gillani during a four-hour stopover in Islamabad on Monday.According to a Daily Times ... Read more...

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Training of Frontier Corps could restore NWFP population’s confidence in civilian govt.: Experts

April 18th, 2008 - 3:47 pm ICT by admin
As Pakistan works to combat extremism, it should consider adopting policies to deprogram or de-radicalise militants that pose less of a direct security threat in the countrys border areas as compared ... Read more...

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