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Turn around dysfunctional ties with US: Pakistani daily


July 5th, 2012 - 12:03 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 5 (IANS) Pakistan and the US should grasp the opportunity presented by the reopening of NATO supply routes to "turn a dysfunctional relationship into one that can ... Read more...

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India seeks security of oil investments in Sudans


May 22nd, 2012 - 7:59 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 22 (IANS) With the conflict between Sudan and South Sudan escalating, India has conveyed to the leaderships of both countries the urgent need to resolve all issues ... Read more...

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Manmohan must put foot down on Siachen: Pakistani daily


April 17th, 2012 - 12:24 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 17 (IANS) A settlement on Siachen, the world's highest battleground, will have a positive effect on the overall relationship between Pakistan and India, said a leading daily ... Read more...

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Israel backs India for UN permanent seat


January 10th, 2012 - 5:10 pm ICT by IANS
Jerusalem, Jan 10 (IANS) Hailing India as the "greatest democracy on earth" and "a great culture", Israel has backed India for a permanent seat on the expanded United Nations Security ... Read more...

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Zardari, Gilani, Kayani discuss secret memo to US


November 17th, 2011 - 1:01 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Nov 17 (IANS) A secret memo to Washington that claims Asif Ali Zardari feared a military coup came up for discussion at a meeting here between the Pakistani ... Read more...

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G20 looks to India, China for more funding to IMF


November 4th, 2011 - 3:58 pm ICT by IANS
Cannes, Nov 4 (IANS) With the International Monetary Fund (IMF) seen as an key forum in resolving the Eurozone crisis, G20 leaders including Prime Minister Manmohan Singh, were looking ... Read more...

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Brazil, Russia, China, South Africa invited for BRICS in New Delhi


November 3rd, 2011 - 11:35 pm ICT by IANS
Cannes, Nov 3 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Thursday extended a personal invitation to the leaderships of Brazil, Russia, China and South Africa for the next summit of BRICS ... Read more...

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India can help in Eurozone crisis: Montek


November 3rd, 2011 - 2:17 pm ICT by IANS
Cannes, Nov 3 (IANS) India has not received any request from the G20 or from individual countries for help in resolving the Eurozone crisis but is ready to do ... Read more...

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India, China will overcome all problems: PM


October 20th, 2011 - 12:50 am ICT by IANS
On Board Air India One, Oct 19 (IANS) Prime minister Manmohan Singh said while problems did exist between India and China on a host of issues, he was hopeful ... Read more...

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Manmohan returns after IBSA summit


October 20th, 2011 - 12:03 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 19 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh returned here Wednesday night after attending the 5th summit of the leaderships of India, Brazil and South Africa (IBSA) at ... Read more...

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PM heads back after IBSA Summit in Pretoria


October 19th, 2011 - 3:13 pm ICT by IANS
Pretoria, Oct 19 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh left here for New Delhi Wednesday morning after attending the 5th summit among the leaderships of India, Brazil and South Africa ... Read more...

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India may seek common ground at IBSA on Af-Pak


October 17th, 2011 - 11:18 pm ICT by IANS
Pretoria, Oct 17 (IANS) Fresh with a victory of sorts over the stand taken on Syria at the UN, India may engage Brazil and South Africa to forge a ... Read more...

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PM’s statement on IBSA Summit Tuesday


October 16th, 2011 - 7:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 16 (IANS) Text of Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's statement ahead of his visit to Pretoria for the 5th Summit among the leaderships of India, Brazil and ... Read more...

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India partnership at heart of 21st century vision: US official


October 13th, 2011 - 10:44 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 13 (IANS) America's vision of a secure, stable, prosperous 21st century world has at its heart a strong partnership with a rising India, according to a senior US ... Read more...

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UAE condoles death of Zardari’s father


May 28th, 2011 - 12:52 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 27 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has condoled the death of Hakim Ali Zardari, father of Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari, officials said.The Pakistani president received UAE ... Read more...

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India calls for stronger media links with Africa


May 21st, 2011 - 6:45 pm ICT by IANS
Addis Ababa, May 21 (IANS) Days ahead of its second summit with the African continent, India Saturday made a strong pitch for greater media exchanges to bridge the knowledge ... Read more...

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‘Africa looks forward to Indian enterprise’(Lead)


May 12th, 2011 - 1:44 pm ICT by IANS
Addis Ababa, May 12 (IANS) With Indian firms having invested over $25 billion in Africa, the continent looks forward to furthering ties with India that date back to more ... Read more...

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‘Africa welcomes Indian enterprise’


May 12th, 2011 - 11:40 am ICT by IANS
Addis Ababa, May 12 (IANS) With Indian firms already having invested more than $25 billion in Africa, the continent looks forward to furthering its ties with India ... Read more...

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Gilani to invite Pakistan cricketers to acknowledge World Cup performance


April 1st, 2011 - 2:14 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, April 1(ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Syed Yusuf Raza Gilani will invite the national cricket team members to acknowledge their performance in the World Cup and making to the semi-final stage.A spokesman ... Read more...

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Kashmir not on agenda during Gilani’s India trip


March 29th, 2011 - 12:26 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 29 (IANS) Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani is going to India primarily to witness the Pakistan-India World Cup semifinal and "not to discuss the Kashmir issue", says ... Read more...

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Indo-Pak WC semi-final, not Kashmir, on Gilani’s India visit agenda: Awan


March 29th, 2011 - 11:00 am ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar 29(ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani is going to visit India to watch the Indo-Pak World Cup semi-final match in Mohali, and "not to discuss the Kashmir issue" ... Read more...

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Anti-government protests hit Libya (Lead)


February 16th, 2011 - 5:08 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 16 (IANS) Hundreds of people in the Libyan city of Benghazi took to the streets following the arrest of a lawyer who was an outspoken critic of the government, BBC ... Read more...

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Protests begin in Libya: Report


February 16th, 2011 - 4:14 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 16 (IANS) There have been reports of several protests by hundreds of people in the Libyan city of Benghazi, triggered by the arrest of a lawyer who was an outspoken ... Read more...

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Pak envoy describes WikiLeaks’ documents as misleading, ridiculous


December 6th, 2010 - 6:12 pm ICT by ANI
Jeddah, Dec 6(ANI): The Government of Pakistan has described the documents released by the whistle-blower website WikiLeaks as misleading, pre-ponderous and ridiculous, Pakistan's Ambassador to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Umar Khan ... Read more...

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Jiabao to visit Pak next month for “deepening strategic cooperation”


November 13th, 2010 - 2:30 pm ICT by ANI
Guangzhou, Nov 13 (ANI): The Chinese Prime Minister, Wen Jiabao, will visit Pakistan next month to "deepen strategic cooperation" and establish a mechanism for formal and structured dialogue to ensure smooth and ... Read more...

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US army officers call Brit troop withdrawal from Basra in 2007 “a defeat”


September 29th, 2010 - 5:56 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 29 (ANI): Senior American army officers have claimed that Britain's withdrawal of troops from Basra in Iraq in 2007 was a 'defeat,' which left the city 'terrorised' by militias.General ... Read more...

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President for enhanced relations with Laos, Cambodia


September 9th, 2010 - 11:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 9 (IANS) President Pratibha Patil Thursday called for strategic and economic cooperation with Laos and Cambodia, as she started her visit to the two South East Asian countries. Emphasizing ... Read more...

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NYT analysis believes Israel-Palestine talks a non-starter


August 21st, 2010 - 6:53 pm ICT by ANI
There is little confidence and possibly close to none on either the Israeli side or the Palestinian side about the Obama administration's ability to reach a comprehensive Middle East deal within the ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Krishna rejects Qureshi’s charge of making phone calls to India


July 16th, 2010 - 6:38 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 16 (ANI): External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna on Friday rejected Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi's charge that he excused himself from the ongoing talks several times to ... Read more...

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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...

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India, Pak can’t afford to let ‘global terror outfit’ LeT continue unchecked: US


June 2nd, 2010 - 12:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jun.2 (ANI): Stressing that the United States wants better ties with both India and Pakistan, a top Obama administration official has said that it was imperative to not to let ... Read more...

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UAE, Kazakhstan to sign customs pact


May 23rd, 2010 - 7:55 pm ICT by IANS
Abu Dhabi, May 23 (IANS/WAM) The United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Kazakhstan will sign a customs agreement that is expected to help stop illegal trade practices and protect economic, social and cultural ... Read more...

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Four issues key to improving US-Afghan ties: Ex-envoy


May 12th, 2010 - 7:40 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 12 (ANI): Former U.S. Ambassador to Afghanistan, Zalmay Khalilzad, has said restoring fractured ties between the United States and Afghanistan is dependent on four big issues.In an article for ... Read more...

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Qinghai quake: China should now directly engage Dalai Lama (Comment)


April 18th, 2010 - 10:55 am ICT by IANS
By Mayank Chhaya The deadly earthquake in the Qinghai Province in northwestern China, which killed 1400, mostly Tibetan people, on April 14, offers an extraordinary opportunity to Beijing to allow the Dalai ... Read more...

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Boundary issue not to affect growing India-China ties: NSA


April 1st, 2010 - 5:10 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 1 (IANS) National Security Adviser Shivshankar Menon Thursday said India and China have found a way to manage their differences over "the most complicated and difficult" boundary dispute and ... Read more...

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