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Great expectations and changing India-Pakistan equations


September 10th, 2012 - 5:51 pm ICT by IANS
Lahore (Pakistan), Sep 10 (IANS) If the reporting in the Pakistani media on Indian External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna's visit is any indication, a lot of expectations, rightly or ... Read more...

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‘Manmohan must visit Pakistan’


July 17th, 2012 - 12:45 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 17 (IANS) The Pakistan-India relationship is drifting again since there is next to nothing to show on the "fiendishly difficult" fronts like Kashmir, Siachen and terrorism, ... Read more...

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Open to Pakistan visit but suitable outcomes needed: PM


July 6th, 2012 - 2:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 6 (IANS) Amid disclosures by 26/11 plotter Abu Jundal linking Pakistani state actors to the Mumbai carnage, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh has said he was looking ... Read more...

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Consensus with India on resolving pending issues: Gilani


June 14th, 2012 - 5:03 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 14 (IANS) Pakistani Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani has said there is consensus with India over finding out solutions to all pending issues.Gilani said Wednesday that there ... Read more...

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No delay in liberlising visa regime: Pakistani envoy


June 5th, 2012 - 8:56 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 5 (IANS) Pakistani High Commissioner Shahid Malik Tuesday ruled out any delay in signing an agreement on liberalizing the sub-continental visa regime due to the suspension ... Read more...

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India, Pakistan gain nothing from Siachen: Pakistan minister


June 3rd, 2012 - 2:07 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 3 (IANS) Both India and Pakistan gain nothing out of Siachen, the world's highest battleground where armies of the two neighbours stand eyeball-to-eyeball, and the matter is only ... Read more...

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Pakistan, India to talk Siachen on June 11, 12


May 11th, 2012 - 2:49 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 11 (IANS) Pakistan and India will hold discussions on the Siachen glacier row June 11 and 12, less than a month after army chief General Ashfaq Parvez Kayani ... Read more...

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Pakistani dailies upbeat on Kayani’s India statement


April 20th, 2012 - 12:24 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 20 (IANS) General Ashfaq Parvez Kayani's statements on cutting expenditures on defence and using them instead to uplift the people has been lauded by Pakistani dailies, with one ... Read more...

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Demilitarise Siachen, says Nawaz Sharif


April 18th, 2012 - 12:48 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 18 (IANS) Pakistan and India must immediately pull out their troops from Siachen, said Pakistan's main opposition leader and former prime minister Nawaz Sharif.Nawaz Sharif, who heads ... Read more...

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US offers help in Pakistan avalanche rescue


April 9th, 2012 - 6:40 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 9 (IANS) The US has offered help to Pakistan in searching 135 soldiers and civilians buried under snow following an avalanche in the country's Siachen region.The avalanche hit ... Read more...

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Visit Pakistan, Zardari to tell Manmohan


April 8th, 2012 - 1:16 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 8 (IANS) President Asif Ali Zardari will invite Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh to visit Pakistan when the two leaders meet Sunday, a media report said here.All ... Read more...

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Pakistan avalanche buries 135 people


April 8th, 2012 - 4:41 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 8 (IANS) At least 124 Pakistani soldiers and 11 civilians were buried under snow early Saturday when a massive avalanche hit their camp in the country's Siachen region.The ... Read more...

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India, Pakistan should focus on non-Kashmir issues: Sartaj Aziz (Interview)


March 11th, 2012 - 4:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 11 (IANS) Sartaj Aziz, a former Pakistani foreign and finance minister, says India and Pakistan should focus on resolving "doable non-Kashmir issues" like Siachen and Sir Creek ... Read more...

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Dawood held in high esteem in Pakistan: Musharraf


November 16th, 2011 - 11:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 16 (IANS) Pakistan's former president Pervez Musharraf has said that although he can't confirm gangster Dawood Ibrahim's presence in Pakistan, the suspected mastermind behind the 1993 ... Read more...

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Manmohan, Gilani want ‘new chapter’ in relations


November 10th, 2011 - 1:04 pm ICT by IANS
Addu Atoll (Maldives), Nov 10 (IANS) The prime ministers of India and Pakistan Thursday hoped that the next round of bilateral talks would be more productive and agreed to ... Read more...

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‘Confrontation with India not in Pakistan’s interest’


September 17th, 2011 - 5:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 17 (IANS) A showdown with India is not in Pakistan's best interests, former Pakistani national security advisor Major General (Retd) Mahmud Ali Durrani said."There is a need ... Read more...

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India talks hit Pakistan headlines (Lead)


July 28th, 2011 - 4:08 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 28 (IANS) The India-Pakistan talks were splashed across front pages of most Pakistani newspapers Thursday, some amused by the keen interest Indians took in Pakistan's young woman ... Read more...

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India-Pakistan talks hit headlines in Pakistan


July 28th, 2011 - 12:23 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 28 (IANS) The India-Pakistan talks were splashed across the front pages of most Pakistani newspapers Thursday though some news websites decided not to play it up.Pakistan Foreign ... Read more...

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India-Pakistan talks signal hope, says daily


July 27th, 2011 - 12:28 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 27 (IANS) The India-Pakistan talks signal hope for a positive outcome, said a leading Pakistani daily as it cautioned that the two countries could not "afford ... Read more...

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Indo-Pak talks have done good for South Asia: Daily


July 5th, 2011 - 1:19 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 5 (IANS) The talks between the Pakistani and Indian foreign secretaries seem to have done a lot of good for South Asia, a leading daily said Tuesday.An ... Read more...

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India, Pakistan continue to disagree on Siachen; to meet again (Lead)


May 31st, 2011 - 8:51 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 31 (IANS) At the end of two days of talks on Siachen Tuesday, India and Pakistan failed to arrive at any common ground on the lingering 27-year-old ... Read more...

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First set of IAF women scale Mount Everest


May 25th, 2011 - 3:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 25 (IANS) For the first time in the history of the Indian Air Force (IAF), a group of women officers this week scaled Mount Everest, the world's ... Read more...

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IAF team to scale Mount Everest


April 13th, 2011 - 10:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 13 (IANS) A 20-member Indian Air Force (IAF) mountaineering team, with 11 women officers among its members, will attempt to scale Mount Everest, the world's highest peak.The ... Read more...

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Gilani says Indian PM wants to resolve Indo-Pak issues


April 13th, 2011 - 7:27 am ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Apr. 13 (ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Syed Yusuf Raza Gilani has said that his Indian counterpart Dr Manmohan Singh really wants to resolve important bilateral issues.Lauding Dr. Singh's intentions to ... Read more...

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Egypt, Bhutan, Mohali… Changing scenarios as PM, Gilani meet again


March 30th, 2011 - 5:46 pm ICT by IANS
Mohali, March 30 (IANS) A cricket stadium packed with Indians and Pakistani is a far cry from the formal confines of a room in a third country. But that ... Read more...

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Gilani seeks UK’s role in urging India to resolve Siachin, Sir Creek disputes with Pak


March 8th, 2011 - 1:40 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar 8(ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Syed Yousuf Raza Gilani has called upon the United Kingdom and other mutual friends of India and Pakistan to play their role in an early ... Read more...

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Kashmir issue needs fresh look by both India, Pak: Quraishi


February 7th, 2011 - 1:01 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Feb.7 (ANI): Foreign Minister Shah Mahmoud Quraishi has said that both Pakistan and India need to have a fresh look at the Kashmir issue, and search for ways to address the ... Read more...

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India, Pakistan were ‘near Kashmir dispute resolution’ during Musharraf regime: Kasuri


January 21st, 2011 - 12:11 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Jan 21(ANI): India and Pakistan were near a resolution of their bilateral issues- including the Kashmir dispute- during the tenure of the then Pakistan President Pervez Musharraf, former Pakistan ... Read more...

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India, Pakistan had almost agreed on a Kashmir solution: Musharraf


October 10th, 2010 - 12:50 am ICT by IANS
London, Oct 9 (IANS) India and Pakistan had almost reached an agreement on Kashmir issue, said Pakistan's former president Pervez Musharraf, and tried to clarify his earlier remarks on training militants ... Read more...

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India concerned only about its interests, not Kashmir: Pak Foreign Ministry


September 30th, 2010 - 6:09 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Sep 30 (ANI): The Pakistan Foreign Ministry has stated that India was only concerned about discussing its own areas of interest during the foreign minister-level meeting in July this year."At the ... Read more...

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Krishna, Qureshi have another chance encounter (Lead, Changing Dateline)


September 28th, 2010 - 1:02 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar New York, Sep 28 (IANS) Indian External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna has had a second chance encounter with his Pakistani counterpart Shah Mehmood Qureshi here, but it was still not ... Read more...

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Lieutenant General Nayanar takes over as DG Artillery


August 1st, 2010 - 5:27 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Aug 1 (ANI): Lieutenant General Vinod Nayanar on Sunday took over as the Director General (DG) Artillery from Lieutenant General KR Rao, who superannuated from service on July 31.In his ... Read more...

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India-Pakistan shadow boxing (Part-II)


July 29th, 2010 - 12:10 pm ICT by ANI
By B.I. SainiIt is obvious that Pakistan has no intention of stopping the use of terror to push its agenda. It only wants to use the dialogue with India to achieve ... Read more...

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India-Pakistan shadow boxing (Part-I)


July 29th, 2010 - 12:09 pm ICT by ANI
By B.I. SainiNew Delhi, July 29 (ANI): India and Pakistan have gone through another round of shadow boxing, which they call steps towards a dialogue, to sort out differences between the ... Read more...

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We hope to get something from Pakistan on 26/11: Chidambaram


July 24th, 2010 - 7:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 24 (IANS) Striking a positive note after the recent talks with Islamabad, India Saturday said it was hopeful of getting "something" from Pakistan on the dossiers provided to ... Read more...

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