Tag archive for ‘Islamabad’
By pak_adnews On Monday, December 28th, 2015
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Washington likely venue for the next Modi-Sharif meet

By Varghese K George As India and Pakistan enhance their engagement over the next weeks, after the abrupt turnaround in relations, the U.S capital will likely be the venue for the next meeting between Prime Ministers More...

By pak_adnews On Monday, December 28th, 2015
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Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to Pakistan sets the stage for talks next month

With a surprise visit to Pakistan, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday breathed new life into a long troubled relationship. Weeks before the reopening of high-level talks between the nuclear-armed rivals, More...

By pak_adnews On Monday, December 28th, 2015
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A hug and high tea: Indian PM makes surprise visit to Pakistan

By Mehreen Zahra-Malik and Krishna N. Das Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi made a surprise stopover in Pakistan on Friday to meet his counterpart, Nawaz Sharif, the first time an Indian premier has visited the More...

By pak_adnews On Monday, December 28th, 2015
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Narendra Modi seeks to reset India-Pakistan ties with visit

Indian prime minister Narendra Modi sought to reset New Delhi’s fraught relations with its neighbour Pakistan on Friday by surprising citizens of both countries with a personal visit to the home of his Pakistani More...

Pakistan Amabassador Zahid Nasrullah Khan on Afghanistan-Pakistan Relations
By pak_adnews On Tuesday, December 22nd, 2015
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Pakistan-Backed Afghan Peace Talks May Restart Within Weeks

Pakistan-brokered peace talks between Afghanistan and Taliban insurgents could restart in early January after weeks of pressure from partners including the United States and China, officials in Islamabad and Kabul More...

By pak_adnews On Tuesday, December 22nd, 2015
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When  Sushma Swaraj kept her promise to Nawaz Sharif’s mother in Pakistan

When external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj travelled to Pakistan recently, she met four generations of the Sharif family — Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, his mother, daughter and granddaughters. Swaraj revealed More...

By pak_adnews On Friday, December 18th, 2015
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No Peace Without Unity in Afghanistan

Afghan Taliban fighters listen to Mullah Mohammad Rasool Akhund, the newly appointed leader of a breakaway faction of the Taliban, at Bakwa in the western province of Farah Analysis There is a proverb in Afghanistan More...

By pak_adnews On Friday, December 11th, 2015
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The timing of the Kandahar attacks

By Shamil Shams  “The color of the red carpet in Islamabad actually represented the blood of innocent Afghans,” Rahmatullan Nabil, the former head of Afghanistan’s National Directorate of Security More...

By pak_adnews On Thursday, December 10th, 2015
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Afghanistan security ‘undermined by efforts to crush Pakistani militants’

By Jon Boone Efforts to crush Pakistani militants have further undermined security in Afghanistan as growing numbers of terrorists have entered the country, the Afghan president said on Wednesday at a major regional More...

By pak_adnews On Monday, December 7th, 2015
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Islamic State is having a hard time taking root in Pakistan

What started out as simple protests in Syria has expanded to civil war and now an international crisis By Tim Craig The revelation that the Pakistani woman involved in the San Bernardino massacre was an Islamic More...