Secret talks between Bangladeshi parties a bad joke: Daily

A leading Bangladeshi daily Monday described as a "bad joke" a minister`s comment that the ruling Awami League (AL) and the main opposition Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) were holding secret parleys.

Don’t expect too much from secret ‘Taliban-Afghan’ talks: Holbrooke

Holbrooke clarifies the US had no involvement in Taliban-Afghan govt talks.

Israeli, Turk meet in secret talks: Report

The ties between Israel and Turkey have been frayed by the Gaza ship raid.

Taliban deny secret channels of talks with UN

The Afghan Taliban has rejected former UN envoy to Afghanistan Kai Eide’s claims that talks with its leaders were on before the arrest of Mullah Ghani Barader, the Taliban’s second in-command.

North, South Korea held secret talks on summit: Report

South and North Korea held secret talks last November about holding their first summit in more than two years but failed to narrow differences, a news report said on Monday.

Taliban commanders hold secret talks with UN envoy in Dubai

Senior Taliban commanders have
held secret talks with UN`s special envoy in Dubai to discuss
possible peace terms, as an international conference here gave
the go ahead to President Hamid Karzai to start reconciliation.

Two Koreas held secret talks for summit: Report

The two Koreas met last week in secret in Singapore to discuss a summit, a broadcaster in the South said on Thursday, an encounter that follows Pyongyang`s bid to reach out to its rivals after being hit by UN sanctions.