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Britain supports democracy in Pakistan: Hague

Last Updated: Friday, June 15, 2012, 14:09

British Foreign Secretary William Hague hoped that Pakistan and the US will overcome their differences.

CHOGM calls for end to trade barriers on food exports

Last Updated: Saturday, October 29, 2011, 19:41

Seeking coordinated action, the Commonwealth on Saturday called for elimination of trade barriers on food exports to address the issue of food security.

British royal succession rules to change

Last Updated: Friday, October 28, 2011, 16:17

British PM said Commonwealth countries have agreed to remove gender discrimination in the order of succession to the throne.

Commonwealth seeks to avoid slide into irrelevance

Last Updated: Thursday, October 27, 2011, 10:23

Sri Lanka, at war with Tamil Tiger rebels for a quarter of a century, rejects outside interference in its human rights affairs.

Pak team to miss Commonwealth Bridge Championship in India

Last Updated: Friday, October 22, 2010, 21:21

Pakistan team will not be able to participate in the Commonwealth Nations Bridge Championship in India as they have failed to get No Objection Certificates from the Pakistan Sports Board and Indian Foreign Ministry.

Commonwealth can lead again: Queen Elizabeth II

Last Updated: Saturday, November 28, 2009, 11:46

The Commonwealth has an opportunity to lead once more, this time in the fight against climate change, Britain`s Queen Elizabeth II said as she opened the summit of the 53-nation group.

Commonwealth should "shame" undemocratic members: Report

Last Updated: Monday, November 23, 2009, 09:51

The Commonwealth must do more to promote democracy and get tough on autocratic regimes, even if that means publicly "shaming" some of its members, said a report to be presented to its political leaders on Monday.