Saturday, Dec 03, 2022

SAARC meet


SAARC: Ministers’ meet called off as Pakistan wants Taliban at table

September 22, 2021 11:19 am

Pakistan is learnt to have proposed that a Taliban representative should also be part of the meeting.

SAARC a story of deliberate obstacles, terror one of them: EAM

September 28, 2019 5:25 am

Jaishankar said the example of South Asia Satellite is instructive of how India has been taking up initiatives for prosperity in the neighbourhood.

Pakistan to invite PM Modi for SAARC summit in Islamabad: Report

November 27, 2018 6:11 pm

The previous summit in 2016 was cancelled after India backed out following the terrorist attack on an Army camp in Uri where 19 soldiers died.

Sushma Swaraj leaves SAARC meet midway, Pakistan says India an ‘obstacle to regional cooperation’

September 29, 2018 1:32 pm

Indian government sources said Swaraj had another engagement, and Foreign Secretary Vijay Gokhale was present at the meeting after she left. Sources also said foreign ministers of Afghanistan and Bangladesh had left before Swaraj.

Living with China

November 26, 2014 12:05 am

Delhi could join hands with Beijing to develop a poorly connected, economically fragmented region.

Nepal agrees to crack down on radio channels used by China for propaganda

September 20, 2014 1:36 am

A government official said Nepal agreed to crack down on the radio channels being aired primarily in Terai region.

No discussion on ISIS, al-Qaeda threat at SAARC

September 20, 2014 1:32 am

Home minister Rajnath Singh asked the SAARC member countries to chalk out strategies to deal with terrorism.

Home Minister to attend SAARC meet in Kathmandu

September 17, 2014 3:06 pm

Home Minister is expected to flag issues like cross-border terrorism and dismantling of terror infrastructure.

Rajnath to address SAARC meet in Hindi

September 15, 2014 12:58 am

He is likely to raise the issue of detention of Tamil fishermen with Sri Lanka at the SAARC convention.

SAARC meet on Feb 26-28,Chidambaram to go

February 03, 2010 2:07 am

Home Minister P Chidambaram is expected to attend the SAARC Interior Ministers’ conference in Islamabad that is now scheduled to be held during February 26-28.