foreign affairs

Kulbhushan Jadhav's death sentence based on credible evidence: Pakistan

Pakistan Prime Minister's Advisor on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz "condemned" the Indian reaction over Kulbhushan ​Jadhav's sentencing.

Apr 14, 2017, 17:59 PM IST

Saudi-led military alliance not against any country: Pakistan

Pakistan's Foreign Secretary Tehmina Janjua has made it clear that the Saudi-led 41-nation Islamic military alliance is against terrorism and not against any country.

Apr 05, 2017, 09:28 AM IST

Sushma Swaraj meets Oman Foreign Minister

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Monday met Omani Foreign Affairs Mninister Yousuf bin Alawi bin Abdullah here.

Apr 03, 2017, 14:46 PM IST

Pak forms committee to formulate "a doable and sustainable India-Kashmir policy"

The committee would regularly brief the two committees, which Senate had originally recommended including chairpersons of the defence and foreign affairs committees, said Aziz.

Nov 23, 2016, 13:11 PM IST

Burhan Wani's killing: Pakistan complains to P5 envoys about Kashmir unrest

Pakistan Foreign Secretary Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry has briefed ambassadors of the five permanent members of the United Nations Security Council. 

Jul 12, 2016, 20:59 PM IST

India, Nepal agree to use satellite system for border pillars

Over 8,000 boundary pillars along the Indo-Nepal border will be equipped with positioning system using Global Navigation Satellite System, allowing authorities for the first time to effectively manage the more than 1,700-km-long porous boundary.

Jun 26, 2016, 17:22 PM IST

Stop encouraging support to militant groups in Kashmir: Pakistan panel tells govt

A Pakistani parliamentary panel has asked the government to avoid encouraging support to militant groups in Kashmir and take action against outfits involved in attacks there to dispel international concerns.

Feb 02, 2016, 15:33 PM IST

Sushma has done what thieves would do: Rahul on Lalit Modi issue

Rahul Gandhi breaks his silence on Sushma Swaraj, compares her to a thief.

Aug 07, 2015, 15:47 PM IST

Pakistan will not allow India's regional hegemony: Sartaj Aziz

Pakistan`s acquisition of nuclear power "smashed India`s dreams" for regional hegemony, a top advisor to Islamabad said on Sunday.

May 31, 2015, 23:21 PM IST

Policy paralysis on foreign affairs front stands exposed, says Congress

Congress leader Manish Tewari on Saturday said the recent terror attacks in Jammu and Kashmir indicate that Pakistan has elevated its state policy of terrorism to a new level, and alleged that the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led government at the Centre has no clarity regarding its foreign policy.

Mar 21, 2015, 13:10 PM IST

Beirut says UAE to expel 70 mostly Shiite Lebanese

The United Arab Emirates will expel 70 Lebanese nationals, mostly Shiite Muslims, within the next 24 hours, Lebanese officials said on Friday.

Mar 13, 2015, 18:15 PM IST

Congress snub for Obama date had Karan Singh quitting AICC post

Congress leader Karan Singh on Thursday said he had resigned from AICC's foreign affairs wing after being left out of a delegation of its leaders which met US President Barack Obama during his visit to India, but did not press the matter after speaking to party chief Sonia Gandhi.

Feb 12, 2015, 22:23 PM IST

Pak, Afghanistan to carry out coordinated anti-terror operations

Pakistan on Saturday said it will carry out coordinated operations with Afghanistan against terrorists along the common border but ruled out joint operations with the country.

Dec 20, 2014, 19:03 PM IST

Pak's Assembly passes resolution against "Indian aggression"

Pakistan's parliament on Thursday unanimously passed a resolution against the alleged "unprovoked and indiscriminate" ceasefire violations by India and asked the government to seek UN intervention to resolve the Kashmir issue.

Oct 23, 2014, 18:29 PM IST

Nawaz Sharif retains Pak foreign affairs portfolio

With Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif deciding to retain Pakistan`s foreign affairs portfolio, former minister Sartaj Aziz will play a crucial role as his advisor in charting a way forward on issues like relations with India, the US.

Jun 08, 2013, 17:01 PM IST

Anand Sharma not Krishna to head Cong sub-group on Fgn affairs

Commerce Minister Anand Sharma has replaced S M Krishna as chairman of Congress sub-group on India`s foreign relations at the party`s Chintan Shivir.

Jan 16, 2013, 21:00 PM IST