Pakistan to issue formal response to proposed NSA meet with India

Pakistan's national security adviser said today that a formal response to the proposed meeting with his Indian counterpart would be issued after completion of consultation on the agenda of the meeting.

Meeting of NSAs doesn't amount to ''resumption of dialogue'': Mani Shankar Aiyar

Congress leader Mani Shankar Aiyar on Friday welcomed the scheduled meeting of the National Securities Advisors (NSA) of India and Pakistan but added that it does not amount to resumption of dialogue between the two countries.

Talks about resumption of Indo-Pak dialogue mere eyewash:Yasin Malik

Jammu Kashmir Liberation Front (JKLF) chairman Mohammad Yasin Malik on Sunday said the rhetoric about resumption of talks between India and Pakistan was "merely an eyewash" aimed at fulfilling "hidden agenda".

Ahead of Pakistan Day, Mirwaiz meets Basit, says want to act as bridge between India-Pak​
Ahead of Pakistan Day, Mirwaiz meets Basit, says want to act as bridge between India-Pak​

Ahead of attending the Pakistan Day function here tomorrow, moderate Hurriyat Conference chairman Mirwaiz Umar Farooq said on Sunday that the faction wants to lend complete support towards any dialogue between India and Pakistan.

NC welcomes India-Pak diplomatic efforts

National Conference on Saturday welcomed the diplomatic efforts by India and Pakistan for starting a fresh round of talks, saying that time was ripe for the neighboring countries to end hostility in the region.

'Pak not to show haste in resumption of dialogue with India'

Pakistan has decided not to show any haste in resumption of stalled Indo-Pak dialogue and will wait till India is ready to talk on all issues, according to a media report here.

Mufti's dream of early Indo-Pak dialogue crashing: Omar Abdullah

Apparently referring to recent skirmish at the border with Pakistan, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Friday said if PDP chief Mufti Mohammad Sayeed's possible alliance with BJP was based on "dream" of early resumption of Indo-Pak dialogue then it was "crashing".

Pak reacts sharply to Jaitley's remark, says will not accept 'any conditionality' in dialogue
Pak reacts sharply to Jaitley's remark, says will not accept 'any conditionality' in dialogue

Pakistan on Thrusday reacted sharply to Defence Minister Arun Jaitley's remarks that it should decide whether to talk to India or to separatist Kashmiri leaders, saying it does not accept "any conditionality" in the dialogue process.

Omar slams those against J&K resolution on Indo-Pak talks

Under attack for the resolution passed by the Jammu and Kashmir Legislative Council on resumption of Indo-Pak dialogue, Chief Minister Omar Abdullah on Saturday said legislators voice the sentiment of the people who elect them.

Resuming dialogue with India among policy initiatives: Nawaz Sharif

Pakistan has taken several foreign policy initiatives, including steps to resume dialogue with India, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif said on Friday.

Respect sentiments, sensitivities for meaningful Indo-Pak dialogue: Khurshid

Disapproving of Pakistan Prime Minister`s Foreign Affairs Advisor`s meeting with Hurriyat leaders, India said for meaningful dialogue and for sustainable peace it is necessary that its "sentiments and sensitivities" are respected.

Resume dialogue: Pak to India

Strongly pitching for resumption of suspended Indo-Pak dialogue process, Pakistan on Thursday said the two countries should not "remain prisoners of the past or the present" and once they move forward all other things, including movement in trade ties, will fall in place.

Certain elements in Pak do not want normalcy in ties: Khurshid

Notwithstanding the infiltration bid along the LoC, India has to show some patience and not play into the hands of certain elements in Pakistan wanting to stall the peace process, External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid said.

Terror attacks should not stall Indo-Pak dialogue: J&K parties

Leaders of several political parties on Friday condemned the twin terror attacks in Jammu region, but said senseless acts of violence should not deter India and Pakistan from pursuing the path of dialogue.

Soldiers’ killing: Response to Pak not influenced by any country, says Salman Khurshid

India on Saturday said its response to the Pakistani cross border provocation and the killing of Indian soldiers was not "influenced" by any country, including the US.

Indo-Pak: RSS cautions Centre of pursuing `mirage of peace`

RSS has alleged that India has gone soft towards its neighbour which continues to be belligerent.

Pak frees remaining Indian fishermen in its jails

Pakistan released all remaining 80-odd Indian fishermen in its jails as a goodwill gesture for External Affairs Minister S M Krishna`s visit here.

Going to Pak with message of India`s intent: Krishna

External Affairs Minister SM Krishna said he was going to Pak with "greater optimism", carrying a message of India`s "serious intent".

PM says `proper` atmosphere needed for Pak visit

PM Manmohan Singh said he was keen to visit Pak but for this a "proper atmosphere" has to be created.

‘Indo-Pak dialogue will make progress’

Pak High Commissioner to India Shahid Malik has said the visa agreement between India and Pakistan, if inked, would improve the existing visa system.