The paper said: “Modi has cleverly bought himself goodwill internationally by hosting Sharif, but did so in a way that really conceded nothing.”
Pakistan’s military remains deeply suspicious of both journalists and India.
Prime Minister Sharif has set an open mandate for the committee of negotiators to initiate talks with the TTP.
Official claimed that government wanted talks with militants but back-to-back attacks on civilians and military personnel had forced a re-think.
Shahidullah Shahid, spokesman for the banned Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan, said in a statement his group carried out the attack to avenge the killing of its leaders.
Musharraf also ruled out making a request for clemency if he is convicted by the special court.
Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has cleared the appointment of career diplomat Aizaz Chaudhry.
Abdul Basit will take over in New Delhi from former Foreign Secretary Salman Bashir.
Nuclear experts question the safety of the Chinese nuclear reactors’ design.
If convicted of treason,Musharraf could face either life imprisonment or the death penalty.
Musharraf had imposed emergency and suspended Constitution to bolster his eight-year rule in 2007.
The government wants the US to halt drone campaign in Pakistan’s tribal areas.
A US drone strike targeting a seminary in Hangu district’s Tal area in northwest Pakistan on Thursday killed at least five persons and injured eight others. The drone fired three missiles on the seminary at about 5 AM,killing five persons,media reports said. The attack comes a day after the Prime Minister’s Adviser on Foreign Affairs […]
Sharif said that the use of drones is a continued violation of Pakistan’s territorial integrity.
A senior US official described Sharifs visit as historic,to which Obama was eagerly looking forward to.