Indo-Pak Foreign Secretary-level talks: As it happened

Foreign Secretaries of India and Pakistan met in New Delhi on Tuesday.

By Deepak Nagpal | Last Updated: Thursday, April 28, 2016 - 22:44

Foreign Secretaries of India and Pakistan met at the South Block on Tuesday, ahead of the 'Heart of Asia (Istanbul Process)' conference.

26 April 2016, 17:38 PM

Pak foreign secretary not to wait for dinner, to leave by 7 pm today. 

26 April 2016, 15:30 PM

Meanwhile, the Heart of Asia conference has started in New Delhi.

26 April 2016, 14:52 PM

In this context, he (Jaishankar) asked which spy agency would put their agent in field with their own passport and without a visa - Sources

26 April 2016, 14:51 PM

Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar firmly rebutted allegations of India's involvement in Balochistan or other areas during talks with his Pakistani counterpart, ANI quotes sources as saying.

26 April 2016, 14:04 PM

26 April 2016, 14:02 PM

Foreign Secretary also emphasised on the need for early and visible progress on Mumbai attacks case trial in Pakistan - Vikas Swarup

26 April 2016, 14:00 PM

Discussions also covered humanitarian issues including those pertaining to fishermen and prisoners - Vikas Swarup

26 April 2016, 13:57 PM

We pressed for immediate consular access to Kulbhushan Yadav, former naval officer, abducted and taken to Pakistan - Vikas Swarup

26 April 2016, 13:55 PM

Foreign Secretary clearly conveyed that Pakistan cannot be in denial on the impact of terrorism on bilateral relations - Vikas Swarup

26 April 2016, 13:52 PM

Foreign Secretary also brought up the issue of listing of JeM leader Masood Azhar in the UN 1267 Sanctions Committee - Vikas Swarup

26 April 2016, 13:50 PM

Ministry of External Affairs spokesperson Vikas Swarup says Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar emphasised on the need for early and visible progress on the probe into Pathankot terror attack, during talks with his Pakistani counterpart in New Delhi.

26 April 2016, 13:15 PM

The Pakistani Foreign Secretary underscored the need for early commencement of Comprehensive Bilateral Dialogue for which Indian Foreign Secretary's visit to Pakistan is due - High Commission

26 April 2016, 13:10 PM

The Pakistani High Commission says the issue of capture of alleged RAW officer Kulbushan Jadev was also taken up during the Foreign Secretary-level meet.

26 April 2016, 13:00 PM

26 April 2016, 11:50 AM

The Pakistani High Commission says the meeting between Foreign Secretaries provided a useful opportunity to exchange views on recent developments in bilateral context. 

It adds all outstanding issues including J&K dispute were discussed.

"The (Pakistani) Foreign Secretary emphasized that Kashmir remains a core issue that requires a just solution, in accordance with UNSC resolutions and wishes of Kashmiris," the High Commission stated.

26 April 2016, 11:25 AM

26 April 2016, 11:20 AM

Pakistan Foreign Secretary Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry has arrived at the South Block to hold talks with his Indian counterpart S Jaishankar.

26 April 2016, 10:40 AM

We are always in favour of talks but there needs to be a coherent policy and direction to that, says Congress leader Anand Sharma

26 April 2016, 10:20 AM

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