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Manmohan must reach out to Pakistan: Daily


April 4th, 2012 - 1:00 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 4 (IANS) Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh should "rise above the compulsions of domestic politics and realise the overall benefits accruing to South Asia from an India-Pakistan ... Read more...

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Will not allow any anti-India groups: Bhutan PM


January 22nd, 2012 - 6:54 pm ICT by IANS
Guwahati, Jan 22 (IANS) Bhutanese Prime Minister Jigmi Y. Thinley Sunday said the Himalayan nation would not allow any Indian militant groups to once again set up bases in the ... Read more...

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Bhagwati India’s next envoy to London?


November 28th, 2011 - 8:14 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Nov 28 (IANS) The jockeying for India House, the seat of the Indian high commission in London, seems to be over with the government apparently zeroing in on ... Read more...

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Why Gilani is man of peace for Manmohan


November 11th, 2011 - 12:27 am ICT by IANS
Addu (Maldives),Nov 10 (IANS) Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's praise of his Pakistani counterpart Yousuf Raza Gilani as "man of peace" attracted a lot of attention here, with ... Read more...

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India to host Bhutan’s royal couple


October 13th, 2011 - 10:37 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 13 (IANS) India Thursday felicitated Bhutan's king and queen on their marriage, wishing them health and happiness, and said it looked forward to welcoming the royal ... Read more...

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Oxford-educated Bhutan king weds commoner (Lead)


October 13th, 2011 - 7:59 pm ICT by IANS
Punakha (Bhutan), Oct 13 (IANS) The Himalayan kingdom of Bhutan Thursday crossed yet another historic threshold with its 31-year-old King Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuk entering into a wedlock with his ... Read more...

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Oxford-educated Bhutan king weds commoner


October 13th, 2011 - 6:58 pm ICT by IANS
Punakha (Bhutan), Oct 13 (IANS) The Himalayan kingdom of Bhutan Thursday witnessed a historic event with 31-year-old King Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuk entering into a wedlock with his commoner heartthrob, ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

PM may meet Obama, Gilani for bilateral talks in New York


September 13th, 2011 - 7:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 13 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's visit to New York to attend the United Nations General Assembly next week will see high-profile bilateral diplomacy as well ... Read more...

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Mathai in Thimphu, India highlights special ties


August 18th, 2011 - 11:28 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 18 (IANS) Making his first overseas trip since assuming charge over a fortnight ago, Foreign Secretary Ranjan Mathai called on Bhutan's monarch Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck in ... 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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Pakistan ready to cooperate with India on Mumbai blasts: Bashir


July 26th, 2011 - 12:43 am ICT by IANS
Attari (Punjab), July 25 (IANS) Pakistan Foreign Secretary Salman Bashir Monday said his country would cooperate with India in the investigation into the recent blasts in Mumbai.Accompanied by ... Read more...

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Pakistan to send panel for 26/11 probe in India


July 24th, 2011 - 5:35 pm ICT by IANS
Thimphu, July 24 (IANS) India has again asked Pakistan for the voice samples of the seven Lashkar-e-Taiba (LeT) terrorists accused of masterminding the Nov 26-29, 2008 attack as an ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

New cross-LoC CBMs on anvil; 26/11, Fai to figure in India-Pakistan talks (Second Lead)


July 24th, 2011 - 1:00 am ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Thimphu, July 23 (IANS) India will raise the issue of ISI's link with Kashmir separatism and push for justice for 26/11 victims at the talks with Pakistan next week ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

India, Pakistan to ease cross-Kashmir trade, travel (Lead)


July 23rd, 2011 - 10:50 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi/Thimphu, July 23 (IANS) Ahead of the ministerial level meeting with Pakistan, India Saturday talked tough on terror but hoped to unveil a slew of confidence-building measures that ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Chidambaram, Malik co-travellers for SAARC security conference (Roundup)


July 22nd, 2011 - 9:38 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 22 (IANS) Home Minister P. Chidambaram and his Pakistani counterpart Rehman Malik were Friday on the same Druk Air flight to Bhutan to attend a SAARC ... Read more...

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Chidambaram in Thimphu for SAARC security conference


July 22nd, 2011 - 5:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 22 (IANS) Home Minister P. Chidambaram Friday left for Thimphu to discuss security and anti-terror measures with his counterparts in the South Asian Association for Regional ... Read more...

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India has risen above blame game, says Pakistani daily


July 16th, 2011 - 1:28 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 16 (IANS) It is a positive sign that India has risen above the blame game and New Delhi has decided to go ahead with the foreign ministers' ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

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...

Posted in South Asia |

Have realistic expectations from talks with Pakistan: India


June 19th, 2011 - 5:52 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 19 (IANS) India Sunday said Foreign Secretary Nirupama Rao will go to Islamabad with "an open and constructive approach" and with "realistic" expectations, despite a naval row ... Read more...

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India-Pakistan foreign secretary talks in Islamabad (Lead)


June 17th, 2011 - 9:36 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 17 (IANS) Indian and Pakistani foreign secretaries will meet June 23-24 in Islamabad, possibly setting the stage for talks between their foreign ministers later this year.This would ... Read more...

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India-Pakistan foreign secretary talks June-end, terror tops agenda


June 9th, 2011 - 11:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 9 (IANS) Against the backdrop of disclosures by David Coleman Headley linking the ISI spy agency to the 26/11 Mumbai terror attack, the foreign secretaries of India ... Read more...

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Chomping on cheese and chilli delights in Bhutan


April 29th, 2011 - 11:32 am ICT by IANS
Thimphu, April 29 (IANS) Fancy some long, slit chillies cooked to creamy perfection with cheese? Or a combination of trotter, chillies and garlic? Then Bhutan is the place you are ... Read more...

Posted in Life Style |

My country should have no street protests: Bhutan PM (Interview)


April 18th, 2011 - 2:25 pm ICT by IANS
Thimphu, April 18 (IANS) Bhutan's first democratic Prime Minister Jigmi Y. Thinley, who has completed three years in office, said the primary focus of his government was to evolve a ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Mohali ’summit’ a modest diplomatic gain: Pakistani daily


March 31st, 2011 - 12:36 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 31 (IANS) Describing the meeting between Yousuf Raza Gilani and Manmohan Singh as a "modest diplomatic gain", a leading Pakistani daily noted Thursday that it is ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

India, Pakistan PMs to meet in evening for talks (Lead)


March 30th, 2011 - 8:52 pm ICT by IANS
Mohali, March 30 (IANS) After the cricket, the talks. Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and his Pakistani counterpart Yousuf Raza Gilani are to meet Wednesday evening for talks at ... 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...

Posted in South Asia |

War not a solution to India-Pakistan issues: Gilani


March 24th, 2011 - 2:19 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 24 (IANS) War is no solution and talks are the only way forward between Pakistan and India, according to Pakistan's Prime Minister Yousaf Raza Gilani.Pakistan would like ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Talks, not war, only way forward for Pak, India to resolve outstanding issues: Gilani


March 24th, 2011 - 11:49 am ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Mar 24(ANI): Pakistan Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani has said that his government would like to continue to work with the Indian Government to resolve all outstanding issues in a ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Keep pressure on Pakistan, says Tharoor


March 15th, 2011 - 10:20 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 15 (IANS) Former minister of state for external affairs Shashi Tharoor Tuesday asked the government to keep up pressure on Pakistan to take steps against terror ... Read more...

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Resumption of talks with India a breakthrough: Pakistan


February 12th, 2011 - 10:39 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Feb 12 (IANS) Terming as "a breakthrough" the agreement between India and Pakistan to resume bilateral dialogue, Pakistan Saturday said the move is "likely to result in bringing peace and stability ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

CIA chief Panetta unaware of Indo-Pak peace talks?


February 12th, 2011 - 6:57 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 12(ANI): The Central Intelligence Agency chief Leon Panetta was reportedly unaware of the agreement between India and Pakistan to resume peace talks.When asked about recent diplomatic exchanges between India and ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Pragmatic to resume talks with Pakistan: Nirupama Rao


February 10th, 2011 - 11:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 10 (IANS) Indian Foreign Secretary Nirupama Rao Thursday said the decision to resume dialogue with Pakistan was "very pragmatic" and not holding talks has not yielded any returns."We have ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

Two years after 26/11, India, Pakistan to resume dialogue on all issues (Lead)


February 10th, 2011 - 9:16 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 10 (IANS) More than two years after India suspended the composite dialogue with Pakistan, the two biggest South Asian nations have agreed to resume their dialogue "on all ... Read more...

Posted in National |

India, Pakistan to resume dialogue on all issues


February 10th, 2011 - 6:52 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Feb 10 (ANI): Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi will visit India by July 2011 to review progress in the dialogue process with his Indian counterpart S M Krishna made ... Read more...

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India-Pakistan to resume dialogue ‘on all issues’


February 10th, 2011 - 5:42 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 10 (IANS) India and Pakistan have agreed to "resume dialogue on all issues" following a meeting of their foreign secretaries in Bhutan, the Indian government said Thursday, stopping ... Read more...

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