Washington, Dec 4
Asserting that its long-held policy on Kashmir is unchanged, the US has suggested that trade, a “win-win” proposition, is a good starting point for the normalisation of ties between India and Paki...
Chennai, Nov. 29
Proverbs be damned, lets count our chicken. It is very tempting to entertain hopes that the global deal with Iran will result in the revival of the Iran-Pakistan-India (IPI) gas pi...
Washington, Nov 28
The United States is looking forward to working with the new army chief of Pakistan, a State Department official has said.We have “worked closely with (the outgoing Army chief) General (Ash...
Islamabad, Nov 25
Amidst intense speculation, Gen Ashfaq Parvez Kayani’s brother has made it clear that the powerful chief of the Pakistan Army will retire this month and not take up any job.“A COAS (Chief o...
New Delhi, Nov. 7
Pakistan is committed to normalising trade relations with India and would work to remove all the impediments, said Pakistan High Commissioner to India Salman Bashir.
November 4, 2013
The Taliban in Pakistan and Afghanistan denied an entire generation of girls their right to education and destroyed their future. Will Mehsud’s death make a difference?
Islamabad, Nov 3
Amid accusation by Pakistan that America deliberately sabotaged peace talks by killing Taliban chief Hakimullah Mehsud, the US on Sunday said the militant group has a “symbiotic relationship” with...
Islamabad, Nov 2
As the Pakistan government and some politicians condemned the US drone strike that killed Taliban chief Hakimullah Mehsud, security analysts welcomed it saying the slain militant leader was respon...
Karachi, Dec 7
Pakistan’s main stock exchange in Karachi had achieved a new landmark yesterday when it crossed the 25,000-point mark for the first time in the country’s history.The Karachi Stock Exchange’s...
Islamabad, Nov 30
Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif today left on a day-long visit to Kabul where he will hold talks with Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai to firm up the peace process with the Taliban in the w...
Islamabad, Nov 29
Career infantry officer Gen Raheel Sharif, considered to be a moderate and an old India hand, today took over the command of the 600,000-strong Pakistan Army from Gen Ashfaq Parvez Kayani.G...
November 28, 2013
The most traumatic point of the author's stint in the Interim Cabinet was the assassination of Benazir Bhutto in December 2007. »
Mumbai, Nov 11
In a bid to draw a mix of investors and mentors from India and Pakistan and promote the development of cross-border businesses, Indian Angel Network has called for applications unde...
November 6, 2013
The effects of falling economic clout are starting to show. »
Islamabad, Nov 4
Beleaguered former Pakistani military ruler Pervez Musharraf was today granted bail in a case related to the death of a cleric of the radical Lal Masjid during a 2007 military operation, paving th...
Islamabad, Nov 3
Pakistan President Mamnoon Hussain today greeted Hindus across the country on the occasion of Diwali and said that the Government was committed to the welfare of the minority communities.“O...
The Pakistan Taliban on Saturday selected Khan Said Sajna as their new leader after Hakimullah Mehsud was killed in a US drone strike, members of the insurgent group said.Sajna is from a gr...