Islamabad, May 20 (IANS) With the serial bombing in the Indian city of Jaipur and cross border firing fresh in the mind, India and Pakistan Tuesday moved a step further in their path towards peace with the foreign secretaries of the two countries holding 'satisfactory' talks in a 'friendly and constructive atmosphere'.
Tuesday, May 20, 2008 6:36:43 PM
Islamabad, May 20 (IANS) Lauding 'a new democratic environment' in Pakistan, India's External Affairs Minister Pranab Mukherjee Tuesday said the two countries should work together to combat terrorism, and underlined that the future of the talks would depend on an 'atmosphere free from terrorism, violence or the threat to it'.
Tuesday, May 20, 2008 5:45:11 PM
Islamabad, May 20 (IANS) India and Pakistan Tuesday expressed satisfaction over the progress of peace talks after discussing issues ranging from Jammu and Kashmir to terrorism in their first major bilateral engagement since a civilian government took office here in March.
Tuesday, May 20, 2008 4:59:59 PM
Islamabad, May 20 (IANS) Bilateral ties between India and Pakistan have matured to the extent that the recent serial blasts in Jaipur will not cast a shadow on the upcoming talks here between the foreign ministers of the two countries, a leading Pakistani commentator said Tuesday.
Tuesday, May 20, 2008 10:27:55 AM
Islamabad, May 20 (IANS) Pakistan has put the Kashmir issue at the top of its agenda for talks with India even as it seeks 'meaningful discussions' for better relations through more cross-border travel and trade links, top officials said here.
Tuesday, May 20, 2008 10:13:43 AM
Islamabad, May 19 (IANS) Indian Foreign Secretary Shivshankar Menon arrived here Monday night to review the fourth round of composite dialogue with his Pakistani counterpart Salman Bashir and discuss issues like Kashmir, peace and security and cross-border terrorism.
Monday, May 19, 2008 11:47:38 PM
Karachi, May 19 (DPA) Pakistani rupee Monday slid by one percent to close at a new record low as demand for the US dollar continued to soar over rising import costs, dealers said.
Monday, May 19, 2008 9:28:59 PM
Islamabad May 19 (IANS) When the foreign ministers of India and Pakistan meeting here Wednesday for talks, Pakistan is likely to take up the case of Indian prisoner Sarabjit Singh's release at a larger level with suggestions that both sides enter into a treaty for 'transfer of offenders'.
Monday, May 19, 2008 6:53:52 PM
Islamabad/New Delhi, May 19 (IANS) Pakistan is expected to come up with new ideas on Kashmir in talks with India Tuesday even as US President George Bush is reported here as telling Pakistani leaders that the 'issue is ripe for solution'.
Monday, May 19, 2008 6:49:43 PM
Islamabad, May 19 (DPA) Pro-Taliban militants Monday claimed responsibility for a weekend suicide bombing that killed 13 people near an Army base in north-western Pakistan, saying it was carried out to avenge a US missile attack in a tribal area.
Monday, May 19, 2008 6:09:41 PM
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