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Stable Pakistan in everyone’s interest: Krishna (Lead)


September 7th, 2012 - 4:23 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 7 (IANS) India wants to see a "stable" Pakistan that "would be in the best interest of everyone", Indian External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna said Friday after arriving ... Read more...

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Nizam’s heirs seek Pakistani intervention to unfreeze bank account (With Image)


July 20th, 2012 - 1:06 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, July 20 (IANS) The descendants of the Nizam have appealed to Pakistan to reciprocate to India's offer of an out-of-court settlement over the wealth of the ruler of ... Read more...

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Chinese-built Pakistan Navy ship to visit Malaysia


December 5th, 2011 - 12:13 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Dec 5 (IANS) A Pakistan Navy ship, built in China, will visit Malaysia to participate in a five-day long maritime and aerospace exercise.PNS SAIF is representing Pakistan Navy in ... Read more...

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Pakistan judicial panel on 26/11 to visit India soon


November 4th, 2011 - 11:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 4 (IANS) A Pakistani judicial commission probing the 26/11 Mumbai attacks will soon visit India to interview witnesses and persons affected in the terror strike.Pakistan High ... Read more...

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Pakistan envoy meets Chidambaram; says no U-turn on MFN


November 4th, 2011 - 10:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 4 (IANS) Pakistan Friday made it clear that it was not backing off from granting the Most Favoured Nation (MFN) status to India, saying it was ... Read more...

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Zulqarnain reconsidering Pakistan return decision after getting threats on phone


April 21st, 2011 - 4:13 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, April 21(ANI): Runaway former Pakistani wicketkeeper Zulqarnain Haidar, who is currently living in the United Kingdom on a temporary visa, is reconsidering his plans to return to Pakistan after claiming that ... Read more...

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No cricketer will report fixing in future due to threats, lack of support: Zulqarnain


April 20th, 2011 - 11:42 am ICT by ANI
Islamabad, April 20(ANI): No cricketer will report match or spot fixing in future due to lack of help and support from within cricketing circles and also problems created for the concerned player ... Read more...

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Gilani meets Nawaz Sharif in London


April 9th, 2011 - 12:43 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 9 (IANS) Pakistani Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani met Nawaz Sharif, the leader of the country's principal opposition party, at his London apartment Friday to inquire about ... Read more...

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Supreme Court urges Pakistan to release jailed Indian


March 14th, 2011 - 10:06 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 14 (IANS) In an unprecedented step, the Supreme Court Monday requested the Pakistani authorities to consider the appeal of Indian prisoner Gopal Dass and release him on ... Read more...

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Corruption, security issues biggest hurdles for foreign investment in Pakistan


February 11th, 2011 - 5:26 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 11(ANI): Financial corruption and the law and order situation in Pakistan are the biggest hurdles in attracting foreign trade and investment in the country, a business conference in London has ... Read more...

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Lifetime ban for tainted cricketers, if found guilty: Pak High Commissioner


September 5th, 2010 - 9:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep.5 (ANI): Pakistan High Commissioner Wajid Shamsul Hasan has suggested lifetime ban from cricket for the three Pakistani cricketers accused of spot-fixing, if found guilty.The trio--Salman Butt, Mohammad Asif and ... Read more...

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Pakistan High Commissioner attacks ICC again


September 4th, 2010 - 6:26 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 4 (IANS) Pakistan High Commissioner to Britain, Wajid Shamsul Hasan, has attacked -- yet again -- the International Cricket Council (ICC) saying that the world body's decision to drop tainted ... Read more...

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Three tainted Pakistani cricketers suspended by ICC


September 3rd, 2010 - 6:44 am ICT by IANS
London, Sep 3 (IANS) The three Pakistani cricketers, who are at the centre of an alleged betting scam, were provisionally suspended by the International Cricket Council (ICC) Thursday night after being charged ... Read more...

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Important to move forward from decades old Indo-Pak trust deficit: Pak FO


June 11th, 2010 - 12:29 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Jun.11 (ANI): Acknowledging that the trust deficit between India and Pakistan has existed from a long time, Islamabad has said that it was important to discuss all pending issues which ... Read more...

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Pakistan High Commission celebrates ‘Pakistan National Day’


March 23rd, 2010 - 4:45 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Mar 23 (ANI): The Pakistan High Commission in New Delhi celebrated 'Pakistan National Day' on Tuesday with fervour.The ceremony began with the hoisting of the Pakistani national flag by Pakistan ... Read more...

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Chidambaram, Pakistan envoy spar over terror charges


March 12th, 2010 - 6:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 12 (IANS) Home Minister P. Chidambaram and Pakistan High Commissioner Shahid Malik traded charges Friday as the minister accused Islamabad of backing all militant outfits and the envoy ... Read more...

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War crimes trial not closed, Dhaka tells Islamabad


February 28th, 2010 - 12:34 pm ICT by IANS
Dhaka, Feb 28 (IANS) Bangladesh has disputed Pakistan's claim that the issue of trying those who killed unarmed civilians during the run-up to Dhaka's freedom in 1971 was closed after the ... Read more...

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Pakistan Foreign Secretary Bashir arrives in Delhi for talks


February 24th, 2010 - 7:46 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb.24 (ANI): Pakistan Foreign Secretary Salman Bashir along with his delegation arrived here on Wednesday evening for the Foreign Secretary level talks to be held on Thursday (Feb.24).Expressing his ... Read more...

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MPs’ team meets PM over Sikh’s beheading by Taliban (Lead)


February 23rd, 2010 - 11:21 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 23 (IANS) A delegation of members of parliament met Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Tuesday in the wake of the beheading of a Sikh man by the Taliban in ... Read more...

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Present day South Asian woes legacy of British Raj: Pak UK envoy


February 13th, 2010 - 5:04 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Feb.13 (ANI): Criticizing Britain for the colonization of India and Pakistan, Pakistan High Commissioner to Britain Wajid Shamsul Hasan has blamed English rule for various problems confronting the region at present.Speaking ... Read more...

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Pak accepts India’s proposal for foreign secretary level talks on February 25


February 12th, 2010 - 10:03 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Feb.12 (ANI): Pakistan on Friday accepted India's proposal to hold foreign secretary-level talks on February 25 in New Delhi.A statement from Pakistan Prime Minister's Office (PMO) said that Islamabad would ... Read more...

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Indo-Pak foreign secretary level talks on February 25


February 12th, 2010 - 5:27 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Feb.12 (ANI): Pakistan has reportedly accepted India's proposal to hold foreign secretary-level talks on February 25 in New Delhi.Foreign Secretary Nirupama Rao had proposed February 18 or February 25 as ... Read more...

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Pakistan to set its agenda Wednesday for talks with India


February 9th, 2010 - 10:42 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 9 (IANS) Pakistan will set its agenda for the proposed foreign secretary-level talks with India at a high-level meeting Wednesday chaired by Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi, a media ... Read more...

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Pak identifies ‘eight issues’ for meaningful, sustained dialogue with India


February 6th, 2010 - 12:36 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Feb.6 (ANI): Responding to New Delhi's overture, Pakistan has said that it wants a sustained and meaningful dialogue with India, and has identified 'eight issues' for discussions, which also include the ... Read more...

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India, Pakistan discuss dates for talks, US welcomes move (Lead IntroRoundup)


February 5th, 2010 - 11:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Islamabad/Washington, Feb 5 (IANS) India and Pakistan Friday discussed the dates for talks between their foreign secretaries and the scope of their dialogue that could include other issues besides terrorism. ... Read more...

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India looks forward to the ‘D-Day’ of dialogue with Pakistan


February 5th, 2010 - 11:22 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 5(ANI): India on Friday expressed satisfaction over the meeting between Foreign Secretary Nirupama Rao and Pakistan High Commissioner to India Shahid Malik, and said that it is looking forward ... Read more...

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Pak wants dialogue with India on Kashmir, other bilateral issues: Envoy


February 5th, 2010 - 10:52 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 5(ANI): Pakistan High Commissioner to India Shahid Malik on Friday met Foreign Secretary Nirupama Rao and said that Pakistan wants Kashmir and other bilateral issues to be included in ... Read more...

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Pakistan asks separatists to bury their differences


January 6th, 2010 - 11:36 pm ICT by ANI
By Naveen KapoorNew Delhi, Jan.6 (ANI): Pakistan has asked feuding factions of Kashmiri separatists to bury the hatchet and present a united front for the cause of carrying forward the Kashmir 'struggle'.It ... Read more...

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Two Pakistani politicians in India next week, to pitch for thaw


December 31st, 2009 - 4:58 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 31 (IANS) Amid the chill in India-Pakistan ties, two senior Pakistani politicians will be in India next week for a multilateral meet, but use the opportunity to make ... Read more...

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SGPC seeks to meet Pakistan High Commissioner over attack on Pakistani Sikh advocate


December 17th, 2009 - 10:47 pm ICT by ANI
By Ravinder Singh RobinAmritsar Dec.17 (ANI) : Shiromani Gurdwara Prabandhak Committee (SGPC) has sought an appointment from the Pakistan High Commissioner in New Delhi to take up the case of ... Read more...

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Pakistan awaits India’s response to request for dialogue: envoy


December 16th, 2009 - 1:15 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Dec 16 (IANS) Pakistan is waiting for India's response to "repeated requests" for dialogue, says Pakistan High Commissioner Shahid Malik. "It is unfortunate that India and Pakistan are at a ... Read more...

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India should not allow Saeed to hijack bilateral ties: Pakistani envoy (Interview)


November 4th, 2009 - 3:29 pm ICT by IANS
By Tarun Basu and Manish Chand New Delhi, Nov 4 (IANS) India should not allow one individual, Hafiz Saeed, to hold the entire bilateral relationship hostage, says Pakistan's envoy to India, ... Read more...

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Pakistan envoy speaks to Wasim Akram over ailing wife


October 23rd, 2009 - 12:10 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 22 (IANS) Pakistan High Commissioner to India Shahid Malik Thursday rang up Wasim Akram, former skipper of Pakistan's cricket team, to inquire about the health of his ailing wife ... Read more...

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Terrorist outfits still operate from Pakistan’s soil, says ex-Pakistani envoy to India


October 1st, 2009 - 8:38 pm ICT by ANI
Wagha Border, Oct 1(ANI): Former Pakistan High Commissioner to India, Humayun Khan, on Thursday said that terrorist networks are still operating from Pakistan's soil and contended that it has been unable to ... Read more...

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Pakistan to examine fresh 26/11 evidence


August 28th, 2009 - 5:27 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 28 (IANS) Holding that "certain procedures" had to be followed, Pakistan has said it would examine the fresh evidence submitted by India on the basis of which Interpol had issued ... Read more...

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