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Stop Iran gas project: US tells Pakistan


March 10th, 2012 - 9:29 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 10 (IANS) The US has asked Pakistan to abandon the Iran gas pipeline project and counselled Islamabad to explore alternative energy sources.Deputy US Ambassador to Pakistan Richard Hoagland ... Read more...

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‘Pakistan-Iran gas pipeline not under sanctions’


January 26th, 2012 - 11:40 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Jan 26 (IANS) The gas pipeline project between Pakistan and Iran does not come under the European Union sanctions imposed on Iran over its nuclear issue, the goverment said ... Read more...

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‘Pakistan-Iran gas pipeline to bring industrial revolution’


October 15th, 2011 - 5:13 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 15 (IANS) The Pakistan-Iran gas pipeline has great geo-political value and will bring industrial revolution to the country, Iranian Ambassador to Pakistan Mashallah Shakari has said.This venture will ... Read more...

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Pakistan won’t take dictation from anyone: Daily


September 17th, 2011 - 1:13 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 17 (IANS) It is high time to tell the US that Pakistan "would not take any dictation from anyone", said a daily Saturday.The Nation editorially said: "It ... Read more...

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Pakistan-Iran gas pipeline to be ready by 2012


July 21st, 2011 - 4:10 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 21 (IANS) The Iran-Pakistan gas pipeline will be completed by 2012, Minister for Petroleum and Natural Resources Asim Hussain has said.The minister told a television channel that Iran ... Read more...

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Pakistan-Iran gas pipeline runs into delays


June 16th, 2011 - 8:42 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 16 (IANS) The proposed Pakistan-Iran gas pipeline has run into delays as Islamabad has failed to raise the necessary funds, a media report said Thursday.Pakistani officials have told ... Read more...

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Dialogue with India key to peace: Pakistan PM


October 22nd, 2010 - 7:22 pm ICT by IANS
By Awais saleem Islamabad, Oct 22 (IANS) Pakistani Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani Friday said "dialogue between India and Pakistan holds the key for peace between both the countries"."Pakistan has good relations ... Read more...

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Pak-Iran gas pipeline project intact despite US sanctions, says envoy


August 16th, 2010 - 6:38 pm ICT by ANI
Tehran, Aug 16(ANI): The Pakistani Ambassador to Iran, Mohammad Bakhsh Abbasi has said that sanctions by the United States and the European Union (EU) targeting Iran's refined petroleum imports will have no ... Read more...

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PoK PM bats for India, says Pak not ready to seek Kashmir resolution


July 6th, 2010 - 11:48 am ICT by ANI
Islamabad, July 6 (ANI): In an unexpected shift of strategy, Pakistan occupied Kashmir (PoK) Prime Minister Raja Farooq Haider has asked the Gilani government not to link the controversial Kashmir issue ... Read more...

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‘Pakistan-Iran gas pipeline deal to remain intact’


June 21st, 2010 - 4:31 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 21 (IANS) The Pakistan-Iran gas pipeline project will go ahead despite the UN sanctions on Tehran, Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has said. Talking to reporters in Multan, he ... Read more...

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Pak needs to do much more in ‘war on terror’: Holbrooke


June 20th, 2010 - 12:48 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, June 20 (ANI): President Obama's Special Envoy to Afghanistan and Pakistan Richard Holbrooke has said that while Islamabad has made progress in the ongoing 'war on terror', it needs to ... Read more...

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Don’t let sanctions hinder Iran ties, CPI-M


June 18th, 2010 - 1:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 18 (IANS) The Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) has accused the government of backing out of the Iran gas pipeline under US pressure and urged New Delhi to continue ... Read more...

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Pak-Iran gas pipeline deal to be signed on March 8


February 15th, 2010 - 3:09 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Feb. 15 (ANI): Pakistan's Petroleum Minister Syed Naveed Qamar has said that all matters relating to Pak-Iran gas pipeline project have been finalized, and that both the parties are set to ... Read more...

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China likely to replace India in Iran-Pak gas pipeline project


February 6th, 2010 - 4:28 pm ICT by ANI
Tehran, Feb.6 (ANI): Iran Foreign Minister Manouchehr Mottaki has said that China is keen to join the Pakistan-Iran Gas Pipeline Project.Mottaki said the work on the gas pipeline project, which initially included ... Read more...

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Pak-Iran to sign gas pipeline deal next week


January 21st, 2010 - 5:08 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Jan.21 (ANI): Pakistan and Iran have resolved all issues concerning the long pending gas pipeline project and both the countries are likely to sign a deal soon.Talking to media persons, Pakistan ... Read more...

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US asks Pak to pull out of Iran gas pipeline project to qualify for extensive assistance


January 14th, 2010 - 5:06 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Jan.14 (ANI): The United States has asked Pakistan to dump its plan of receiving natural gas from Iran through a pipeline.According to sources, US Special Envoy to Afghanistan and Pakistan ... Read more...

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Iran gas pipeline deal is not off, says Murli Deora


September 11th, 2009 - 6:50 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 11 (IANS) Petroleum and Natural Gas Minister Murli Deora has denied reports that India has quit plans to build a gas pipeline with Iran and Pakistan. "No, it's not off," Deora ... Read more...

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India quits Iran gas pipeline deal, says Pakistani diplomat


September 7th, 2009 - 7:22 am ICT by IANS
Tehran, Sep 7 (IANS)) India has exited from a gas pipeline deal it earlier planned with Iran and Pakistan, Mehr news agency reported citing a Pakistani diplomat. "India definitely quitted the IPI (India-Pakistan-Iran) ... Read more...

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No difference with India over Iran: Clinton (Lead)


July 21st, 2009 - 1:01 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 20 (IANS) US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton Monday said there was no difference between India and the US on the Iranian nuclear issue and that Washington would be ... Read more...

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India will not pull out of Iran gas pipeline project: Deora


July 20th, 2009 - 4:52 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 20 (ANI): The Union Petroleum Minister Murli Deora has made clear that India will not bow to any external pressure on the participation in Iran - Pakistan - India ... Read more...

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Pak preparing sea route feasibility report on Pak-Iran gas pipeline deal


July 5th, 2009 - 5:35 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, July 5 (ANI): In a bid to seek parliamentary approval for the multi-billion dollar Iran-Pakistan gas pipeline project,Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani has asked the country's petroleum ministry to prepare ... Read more...

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Pak-Iran gas pipeline talks in final stages


February 27th, 2009 - 3:07 pm ICT by ANI
Peshawar, Feb. 27 (ANI): Iranian Consul General Muhammad Iqbal Asghari has said that talks on the Pakistan-Iran gas pipeline are in their final stages. Asghari said the Iranian government was aware of ... Read more...

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After US n-deal, Mukherjee goes to Iran


October 16th, 2008 - 8:30 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 16 (IANS) Weeks after wrapping up the nuclear deal with the US, External Affairs Minister Pranab Mukherjee will go to Tehran October end on a delicate balancing exercise that ... Read more...

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‘We reject Indo US Nuclear Deal’ campaign begins


August 3rd, 2008 - 2:25 am ICT by admin
By Bobby Ramakant The 'We reject Indo US Nuclear Deal' campaign was launched today in Lucknow by Dr Sandeep Pandey, Ramon Magsaysay Awardee (2002) and convener of National Alliance of People's Movements (NAPM). ... Read more...

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PM not compromising on India-Iran gas pipeline: Amar Singh


July 11th, 2008 - 9:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 11 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has not "compromised" on the India-Iran-Pakistan gas pipeline project, Samajwadi Party general secretary Amar Singh said after he and party chief Mulayam Singh ... Read more...

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Independence of India’s foreign policy in jeopardy, warns Karat


July 6th, 2008 - 11:26 am ICT by ANI
Kolkata, July 6 (ANI): Communist Party of India (Marxist-Leninist) General Secretary Prakash Karat has warned the UPA Government that it runs the risk of sacrificing India 's independent foreign policy, if ... Read more...

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Indian concerns on Iran gas pipeline remain; China shows interest


June 26th, 2008 - 9:54 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Islamabad, June 26 (IANS) India's concerns over "uninterrupted supply" of natural gas and the security aspect of the tri-nation pipeline has not yet been addressed by Iran or Pakistan, a senior ... Read more...

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CPI-M fires fresh salvo at Congress over n-deal


June 21st, 2008 - 5:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 21 (IANS) Refusing to give the Congress any respite, the Communist Party of India-Marxist (CPI-M) Saturday fired another salvo, accusing the party of "promoting a bad nuclear deal" backed ... Read more...

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India-Iran gas pipeline “infeasible” for now: US expert


May 3rd, 2008 - 12:44 pm ICT by admin
By Mayank Chhaya Chicago, May 3 (IANS) The proposed Iran-Pakistan-India pipeline is "absolutely infeasible" in the foreseeable future because financial, political, legal and security circumstances do not support it, a well-informed American expert ... Read more...

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Iran ready to sign IPI gas pipeline pact soon


March 6th, 2008 - 2:59 pm ICT by admin
Mumbai, Mar 6 (ANI): Iran has said that it is ready to sign the India-Pakistan-Iran gas pipeline deal, but added that technical issues between India and Pakistan are hindering the process. "We ... Read more...

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Gas pipeline tangle to be sorted out soon: Iran minister


March 6th, 2008 - 2:19 pm ICT by admin
Mumbai, March 6(IANS) The frozen Indo-Iranian peace pipeline project is likely to see a thaw in the next three months as the US presidential elections will ring in a regime change and ... Read more...

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