Tag Archives: Pakistan

Pakistan’s envoy Abdul Basit meets China and Bhutan ambassadors

While all three are tightlipped on the meetings, one of them told Friday, “What (is the) issue? Diplomats meet routinely.” Asked if the Doklam issue was discussed at the meeting, he said, “We discuss all issues.” A month into the ...

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Amid Sikkim standoff, Pak High Commissioner meets Chinese Ambassador to India

New Delhi: Pakistan high commissioner Abdul Basit met with the Chinese ambassador to India Luo Zhaohui amid the ongoing Sikkim standoff alongside the Arunachal Pradesh border. Basit has also allegedly sought a meeting with Bhutan’s ambassador to India Vetsop Namgyel, a move that has been ...

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Pakistan terror safe haven, Lashkar and Jaish move freely: US administration

This is one of the key takeaways from the US State Department’s ‘Country Report on Terrorism 2016’ to the US Congress. After perusing the report, Indian government sources said the segments on South and Central Asia “vindicate India’s longstanding position ...

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1 jawan, 9-year-old girl killed in Pakistan’s ceasefire violation at LoC

NEW DELHI: One Army soldier and a nine-year-old girl were killed on Monday as Pakistani troops shelled areas along the Line of Control (LoC) in Kashmir, even as India highlighted that all ceasefire violations thus far have been initiated by the Pakistani ...

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Defence funding to Pakistan: United States House imposes conditions for reimbursement

The US House of Representatives has voted for three legislative amendments to impose tougher conditions for reimbursement of defence funding to Pakistan, making it conditional to Islamabad showing satisfactory progress in the fight against terrorism. The US House of Representatives ...

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