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EC nod to MHA for Kartarpur project

The EC’s approval, officials said, is related to the project undertaken by the Land Ports Authority of India (LPAI). India began the construction of a 4.25 km four-lane road along the international border leading to Dera Baba Nanak on April 6, and the construction firm intends to complete this by September 2019.

At second meeting, India, Pakistan discuss technical aspects of Kartarpur corridor

Kartarpur is located in Pakistan's Narowal district across the Ravi, about 4 km from the Dera Baba Nanak.


Kartarpur Sahib corridor: India, Pakistan discuss technical issues

In November 2018, India and Pakistan had agreed to set up the border crossing linking Gurdwara Darbar Sahib in Kartarpur, the final resting place of Sikh faith founder Guru Nanak, to Dera Baba Nanak in Gurdaspur district.

Need to review narrative about our country in India: Pakistan envoy

"We hope for re-engagement after the elections in India. Diplomacy and dialogue are indispensable," Sohail Mahmood, who has been appointed as Pakistan's next Foreign Secretary, said.

Will hold technical meeting with India on Kartarpur corridor on April 16: Pakistan FO

India and Pakistan last month held a meeting of technical experts on the Kartarpur corridor during which its alignment, coordinates, and other engineering aspects of the proposed crossing points were discussed.

Kartarpur corridor: India says no response from Pakistan over its concerns

"We had sought clarifications from Pakistan on a number of issues...on the number of pilgrims that can be received daily on visas. These are the clarifications which remain unaddressed by Pakistan," the MEA said.


Kartarpur Corridor: Khalistani in Pak panel not an issue, let talks take place, says Punjab minister

On Friday, India summoned Pakistan’s deputy high commissioner amid concerns over the presence of leading Khalistani separatist Gopal Singh Chawla, a close aide of terrorist Hafiz Saeed, in a 10-member committee appointed by Pakistan on the Kartarpur Corridor, official sources said.

Kartarpur corridor: Pro-Khalistan faces in Pakistan panel, India postpones talks

On Pak’s 10-member panel, man who demanded Sikh referendum last year

India postpones talks with Pakistan over presence of Khalistani sympathiser on Kartarpur panel

The Ministry of External Affairs, it is learnt, have conveyed to their counterpart that the next meeting on modalities would be scheduled only after they receive a response from the neighbouring country over the indicated concerns.

India questions Pakistan over Khalistani sympathiser on Kartarpur panel, puts meeting on hold

Gopal Singh Chawala, who allegedly has close ties with LeT's co-founder and terror mastermind Hafiz Saeed is on the special 10-member committee of the Pakistan Sikh Gurudwara Parbhandhak Committee (PSGPC) to "help facilitate" the visit of Indians pilgrims at the Kartarpur Sahib gurudwara.

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Eye for Detail 15: The importance of Kartarpur corridor, Implant Files and the Maratha reservation

This week we look at the importance of the Kartarpur corridor between India and Pakistan, why you should pay attention to the revelations from Implant Files and what the Maratha reservation could lead to.

The significance of Kartarpur corridor: News in Numbers

A look at what the Kartarpur corridor means to Indian Sikh pilgrims, on the day Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan is scheduled to do a groundbreaking ceremony.