Pakistan FM boycotts Jaishankar at SAARC meet, India calls it drama

An Indian official, referring to Qureshi’s boycott and remark, said: “Such drama will not work. Pakistan has to create a conducive atmosphere for the SAARC process to go ahead.”

Amid India-Pakistan tension, SAARC foreign ministers to meet today

There is no separate meeting planned between External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar and Pakistan’s Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi.


Pune's Sangeeta Lalwani now member of SAARC Women Entrepreneurs council

SCWEC is a wing of the SAARC Chamber of Commerce and Industry that operates with the objective of developing and promoting women entrepreneurs in the South-Asian region.

Modi’s visit to Male, Colombo can affirm the salience of the Indian Ocean island states

As Prime Minister Narendra Modi travels to the southern seas, Delhi must come to terms with a number of realities.

Eastward course

Bay of Bengal outreach is a well-judged attempt to expand regionalism, not let SAARC hold it hostage.

Why SAARC is still relevant

SAARC holds the key to South Asia’s economic integration.


Sushma reality check: Won’t attend SAARC, no talks until terror stops

Her announcement comes a day after Pakistan said that it would invite PM Narendra Modi to the SAARC summit and hours before Pakistan PM Imran Khan laid the foundation stone for the Kartarpur Corridor.

Sushma Swaraj leaves SAARC foreign ministers meeting mid-way

Sushma Swaraj was not the first minister to leave the meeting as her counterparts from Afghanistan and Bangladesh had also left before her. Sources also said that Swaraj had other engagements as well and Foreign Secretary Vijay Gokhale was present throughout the SAARC meeting.

Restrict import of duty free oil from SAARC countries: Traders to Centre

India is the largest importer of edible oils in the world and allows duty-free imports of edible oils from SAARC member countries

When good employees go bad

Data has become a competitive differentiator for the new-age business.

SAARC Photos

Narendra Modi addresses the 18th SAARC summit in Kathmandu, Nepal

Prime Minister Narendra Modi with other SAARC nations leaders at the inaugural session of the 18th SAARC Summit in Kathmandu, Nepal