Bihar's first Indo-Pak trade, food fest kicks off in Patna

Aiming to boost cultural and business bilateral ties, an Indo-Pak trade and food festival opened here on oday for first time, showcasing the ethnic and culinary diversities of the two countries.

Insulate economics from politics to boost Indo-Pak trade: Swamy

Pakistan needs to make up its mind between "South Asian DNA or West Asian family" to tap the potential for multi-fold growth in its trade with India, BJP leader Subramanian Swamy said on Tuesday.

`Indo-Pak trade has increased despite border tensions`

Trade between India and Pakistan has been continuously rising despite recurring border tensions but is yet to tap its estimated potential of USD 12 billion, according to a study compiled by the SAARC Chamber of Commerce and Industry.

Traders want LS candidates to take up Indo-Pak trade issues

City-based traders have urged the Lok Sabha candidates contesting from here to take up issues related to Indo-Pak trade as economy of Amritsar region depends on it.

100-member FICCI delegation to go to Pakistan Friday

A 100-member delegation of the Federation of FICCI will leave for Pakistan via the Attari-Wagah border Friday to participate in the "India Show`.

Pakistan puts onus on India for cancellation of Anand Sharma`s visit

Pakistan on Thursday said failure to provide clarity on certain issues raised by it regarding bilateral trade led to the cancellation of Anand Sharma`s visit to Lahore.

Pak Army refuses to open gates for cross-LoC trade

The Pakistani Army on Thursday refused to allow trucks from India carrying goods at cross-Line of Control trade point in Poonch.

Import of all items through Wagah border soon

The import of all items through Wagah land border crossing will be possible "soon" as the Pakistan government has given an assurance in this regard, Indian High Commissioner Sharat Sabharwal said.

Pak daily bats for official who spoke trade with India

Secretary Water and Power Zafar Mehmood is the latest in a long line of people to be handed the "poisoned chalice of `power`."

`Renewed opportunity for US-Pak ties as supply lines reopen`

US Ambassador-designate to Pakistan told lawmakers that the recent re-opening of the NATO supply lines provides renewed opportunity of relationship with Islamabad.

Kashmiris threaten to suspend border trade with Pakistan

Fruit growers and exporters of Kashmir trading across the LoC with Pakistan administered Kashmir threaten to suspend their trade from next week if their demands for lifting ban on certain essential commodities are not met.