Thursday, August 22, 2019
ISLAMABAD: China and Pakistan agreed on Monday to build closer ties and facilitate the construction of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC). The pledges were made during Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan's meeting with Song Tao, head of the International Department of...
 THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj's address at the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) has "disappointed" Congress leader Shashi Tharoor, who feels that all the Pakistan bashing in New York was aimed at the BJP voters. His other objection to...
 WASHINGTON: Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi has defended Beijing's repeated blockage of India's bids at the United Nations to list Masood Azhar, chief of Pakistan-based terror group Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) as a global terrorist. China, while defending the terrorist, argued that...
 HYDERABAD: An 11-month-old baby who arrived on Qatar Airways from Doha died at Hyderabad airport in the early hours of Wednesday, the airline said. However, Hyderabad airport authorities denied that the baby died at the airport. The baby was travelling...
BEIJING: Any plots to sow discord in China's ties with Pakistan will not prevail, the Chinese government's top diplomat said on Tuesday, as Beijing fends off criticism of its economic projects in Pakistan and a clampdown in China's western Xinjiang...
Washington: India's reluctance to hold talks with Pakistan will not stop Islamabad from closing doors on its efforts to promote peace, Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi has said, days after New Delhi cancelled the foreign minister-level meeting. Addressing a press...
NEW DELHI: Army Chief General Bipin Rawat on Sunday backed the government's decision to call off the dialogue with Pakistan, asserting that talks and terror cannot go together. The government had on Friday called off a meeting between the foreign...
 BARMER: Ahead of state elections in Rajasthan, BJP veteran Jaswant Singh's son Manvendra Singh today quit the party, saying him joining the BJP was a mistake. "Kamal ki phool hamari bhool thi (choosing the Lotus flower was my mistake), said the...
Islamabad: Pakistan's two major opposition parties have questioned the "haste" shown by Prime Minister Imran Khan in making efforts to mend ties with India and held him responsible for the "diplomatic debacle", saying he should have done his "homework"...
  WASHINGTON: The Trump administration may deny green cards to immigrants who have availed or may avail government benefits including food and cash assistance under new rules which could negatively affect hundreds of thousands of Indians living in the US. The...