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Four Pakistani majors questioned for Islamist links
Islamabad, June 23 (IANS) Four Pakistan Army majors have been questioned for purported links with a banned group that seeks to oust pro-Western regimes in Muslim lands, raising concerns about Islamist influence in the armed forces.

Thursday, June 23, 2011 4:11:38 PM

India, Pakistan begin two-day talks
Islamabad, June 23 (IANS) The foreign secretaries of India and Pakistan Thursday began two days of talks that will discuss all issues, including terrorism and Jammu and Kashmir, to bridge trust deficit that touched a new low after the 26/11 Mumbai attack.

Thursday, June 23, 2011 3:59:50 PM

India to hold talks with Pakistan with 'an open mind'
Islamabad, June 23 (IANS) India Thursday said it wished to see 'a stable and prosperous Pakistan' as the foreign secretaries of the two countries begin two-day talks aimed at discussing all thorny issues that strain bilateral ties and sharpen trust deficit which touched a new low after 26/11 Mumbai attacks.

Thursday, June 23, 2011 3:02:07 PM

US, Japan view China as 'thorn', says daily
Beijing, June 23 (IANS) The US and Japan view China as 'a thorn' and some in the two countries favour containing Beijing, the China Daily said in a commentary Thursday.

Thursday, June 23, 2011 2:06:56 PM

China tightens nuke safety ahead of storms
Beijing, June 23 (IANS) Marine disaster warning measures will be tightened for nuclear plants in China's coastal areas as typhoon-triggered storms are predicted this year, the China Daily said Thursday.

Thursday, June 23, 2011 1:39:31 PM

China, Vietnam complete joint naval patrols
Beijing, June 23 (IANS) China and Vietnam, which went to war in 1979, have conducted joint naval patrols in the Beibu Gulf, the China Daily reported Thursday.

Thursday, June 23, 2011 1:29:13 PM

Ban to discuss Kashmir with India, Pakistan
Islamabad, June 23 (IANS) UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has said he will discuss Kashmir with Indian and Pakistani leaders to help resolve the dispute through dialogue, a media report said Thursday.

Thursday, June 23, 2011 1:23:58 PM

Pakistan issues over 60 visas to CIA officials
Islamabad, June 23 (IANS) Pakistan has issued five dozen visas to CIA officials with the understanding that all intelligence postings in the country would be 'fully disclosed', it was reported here Thursday.

Thursday, June 23, 2011 1:10:18 PM

Pakistan's Rs.2.7 trillion budget approved
Islamabad, June 23 (IANS) Pakistan's National Assembly has approved the Rs.2.7 trillion federal budget.

Thursday, June 23, 2011 1:03:30 PM

Pakistan's future linked to Kashmir settlement: Gilani
Islamabad, June 23 (IANS) The future of Pakistan is closely linked with the resolution of the Kashmir dispute, Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani has said.

Thursday, June 23, 2011 12:39:41 PM

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