Monday, Nov 28, 2022

Indo Pak relations


India says no to UN chief’s offer of mediation with Pakistan

February 17, 2020 10:05 am

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said in Islamabad Sunday that it was important for India and Pakistan to de-escalate “militarily and verbally” and exercise “maximum restraint”.

Kartarpur, a small bandaid on the wound of Partition

November 13, 2019 4:23 pm

The corridor is rather a small band-aid on that wound, still hurting somewhere, even after 72 years. Not that the people have forgotten the trouble-torn days of militancy in Punjab. They are cautious, yet they want free access to the other side, at least the Gurdwara associated with Guru Nanak Dev.

Govt’s Pakistan policy example of how not to conduct foreign policy: Congress

September 22, 2018 6:48 am

The Congress, which had Thursday slammed the government for accepting Pakistan’s request, said the government should show the courage and humility to accept their fault.

Harassment of diplomats: 'India, Pakistan last week agreed to resolve issues', says V K Singh in Rajya Sabha

April 05, 2018 6:07 pm

Last month, India had asked Pakistan to ensure safety and security of its officials working at the Indian mission in Islamabad, saying they continue to face harassment and "intimidation".

Can’t talk to countries who have trained guns at us: Vice President Venkaiah Naidu

February 16, 2018 9:52 am

He was speaking at the release of five books authored by members of Indian Council of World Affairs.

Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu hits out at those suggesting talks with Pakistan

February 15, 2018 10:16 pm

Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu said the present government has recognised the importance of states in its foreign policy as well as security, trade and economic relations with the neighbouring countries.

Lessons of 1963

December 14, 2015 12:05 am

Resumed India-Pakistan dialogue is welcome. They must take small steps, focus on tangible achievements.

Why silence us?

August 22, 2015 12:07 am

On Hurriyat’s meeting with Sartaj Aziz, Modi government needs to return to the Vajpayee approach

Decision to revive Indo-Pak talks a move towards normalising bilateral relations: Rajnath Singh

July 11, 2015 12:40 am

Modi and Sharif, in their first bilateral talks in over a year, met for nearly one hour in Ufa in Russia on the sidelines of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) Summit

US 'enormously concerned', John Kerry asks Nawaz Sharif to reduce India, Pakistan tensions

June 17, 2015 2:03 pm

Kerry said the talks, which have a deadline of June 30, "remain tough," but insisted the US had not changed its position "one iota" in recent months.


S Jaishankar at fourth RNG Lecture: 'Past handling of Pakistan raises many questions'

November 14, 2019 10:14 pm

Delivering the fourth Ramnath Goenka Memorial Lecture in New Delhi, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar Thursday called for “an honest review of our performance” in the seven decades since independence in a “visibly changing global order”.