terms of engagement

Pakistan wants ‘appropriate’ apology from US, says envoy


June 19th, 2012 - 2:38 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 19 (IANS) Pakistan wants an "appropriate" apology from the US over the NATO air strike last year that killed its two dozen soldiers, the country's ambassador to Washington ... Read more...

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Review central laws applicable in Kashmir: Interlocutors (Lead)


May 24th, 2012 - 4:26 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 24 (IANS) A constitutional committee should review all central laws extended to Jammu and Kashmir and make permanent article 370 of the constitution that grants the ... Read more...

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Review central laws applicable in Kashmir: interlocutors


May 24th, 2012 - 3:33 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, May 24 (IANS) A constitutional committee should review all central laws extended to Jammu and Kashmir and make permanent article 370 of the constitution that grants the ... Read more...

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US issues alert for its people in Pakistan


April 26th, 2012 - 6:43 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 26 (IANS) The US embassy in Islamabad Thursday issued a security alert for its staff and American citizens to take precautions for next two weeks, but did not ... Read more...

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Pakistan, US to hold talks on new terms of engagement


April 17th, 2012 - 2:09 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 17 (IANS) Pakistan will hold talks with the US on "new terms of engagements", the foreign ministry said Tuesday.This follows last week's parliamentary approval of fresh guidelines ... Read more...

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No arms to Afghanistan via Pakistan: Parliamentary panel (Lead)


April 13th, 2012 - 12:58 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 12 (IANS) A Pakistani parliamentary panel reviewing the future terms of engagement with the US said Thursday the country's territory should not be used to transport arms ... Read more...

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No arms to Afghanistan via Pakistan: Parliamentary panel


April 13th, 2012 - 12:10 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 12 (IANS) A Pakistani parliamentary panel reviewing the future terms of engagement with the US said Thursday the country's territory should not be used to transport arms ... Read more...

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Pakistan admits to problems in ties with US


April 12th, 2012 - 11:20 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 12 (IANS) Admitting to problems in its relations with the US, Pakistan said Thursday the future of the ties depends on parliament, which is currently reviewing the ... Read more...

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Can’t act against Saeed without evidence: Pakistan


April 6th, 2012 - 12:59 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 5 (IANS) Pakistan cannot take action against Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT)chief Hafiz Saeed in the absence of solid evidence, the foreign ministry said Thursday.The US Monday announced an award of ... Read more...

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Pakistani panel wants US to apologise for airstrike


March 20th, 2012 - 5:51 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 20 (IANS) A parliamentary panel Tuesday recommended to the Pakistani government to seek an unconditional apology from the US over the airstrikes on border posts that killed 24 ... Read more...

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Pakistani airspace never closed for NATO: Gilani


February 27th, 2012 - 10:09 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 27 (IANS) Pakistan never closed its airspace for NATO supplies in Afghanistan and had only suspended the land route, Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani has said."The Defence ... Read more...

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Is Pakistan heading towards global isolation, wonders daily


December 13th, 2011 - 1:12 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Dec 13 (IANS) Is Pakistan treading the path towards global isolation, asked a Pakistani daily that said the steps taken by Islamabad following the Nov 26 NATO airstrikes ... Read more...

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NATO attack inquiry to end early: US tells Pakistan


December 10th, 2011 - 10:28 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Dec 10 (IANS) The US has reassured Pakistan of an "early conclusion" of the investigation into the NATO air strike on two Pakistan Army border posts which killed 24 ... Read more...

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NATO attack leaves many, many unanswered questions: Khar


December 1st, 2011 - 1:06 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Dec 1 (IANS) The NATO attack that killed 24 Pakistani soldiers "leaves many, many unanswered questions", Foreign Minister Hina Rabbani Khar has said.Khar told the US National Public Radio ... Read more...

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Khar calls Clinton to convey anger over NATO attack


November 27th, 2011 - 3:43 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Nov 27 (IANS) Pakistani Foreign Minister Hina Rabbani Khar Sunday spoke to US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and conveyed the "deep sense of rage" felt across the country ... Read more...

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Give all benefits to ex-short service commission officers: Court


September 5th, 2011 - 3:39 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 5 (IANS) In a ruling that will benefit Short Service Commission (SSC) officers in the armed forces, the Delhi High Court has said that those officers who ... Read more...

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Zardari to US: Need clear terms of engagement on terror war


August 2nd, 2011 - 12:37 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 2 (IANS) The terms of engagement between the US and Pakistan in the war against terror should be clearly defined so that conflicting positions and unilateral actions ... Read more...

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EU approves possible military operation for Libya


April 2nd, 2011 - 7:33 am ICT by IANS
Brussels, April 2 (IANS/RIA Novosti) The European Council Friday approved the decision to mount an EU military operation to support humanitarian efforts in Libya."The EU will, if requested by the ... Read more...

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ISI-CIA negotiations for patch-up likely to yield breakthrough


March 15th, 2011 - 12:15 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar 15(ANI): Pakistan's premier spy agency Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) and US' Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) are close to resolving their issues, with their behind-the-scene negotiations reportedly making progress.An end to the ... Read more...

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ISI redefining terms of engagement with CIA before Davis immunity row settlement


March 6th, 2011 - 12:52 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar 6(ANI): Infuriated by the 'shock revelation' about the expanding CIA spy network in Pakistan, the nation's premier spy agency Inter-Services Intelligence is trying to redefine its terms of engagement with ... Read more...

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“No foreign forces allowed or required to operate inside Pakistan”: Haqqani


December 21st, 2010 - 6:48 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 21 (ANI): Pakistan will not allow any foreign troops to operate on its soil, Pakistan's Ambassador to the US, Husain Haqqani, has said in response to a media report that ... Read more...

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Pakistan-India uninterrupted and uninterruptible dialogue, impossible


July 6th, 2010 - 6:09 pm ICT by ANI
By Smita PrakashNew Delhi, July 6 (ANI): When Indian External Affairs Minister S.M. Krishna visits Pakistan on July 15 he would be taking the next step on the road to ... Read more...

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‘Cocktail of issues’ behind attacks on Indians, says Australian MP


June 30th, 2009 - 5:16 pm ICT by IANS
By Murali Krishnan Sydney, June 30 (IANS) The disconnect between the "established Indian order" and students was a matter of concern, says a prominent Australian parliamentarian who blames a "cocktail of issues" for ... Read more...

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Energy, infrastructure new bases of India-Gulf ties: Pranab


May 13th, 2008 - 12:01 am ICT by admin
By Aroonim Bhuyan Abu Dhabi, May 12 (IANS) Energy security and development of infrastructure are the foundations of India's new terms of engagement with the Gulf region, according to External Affairs Minister Pranab ... Read more...

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