AGRA SUMMIT

  • Qureshi to visit India only for 'meaningful' talks July 18, 2010

    Islamabad: Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi on Sunday upped the ante by saying he was unwilling to travel to New Delhi for talks unless India is prepared to hold a "meaningful, constructive and resultoriented" dialogue to resolve outstanding issues with Pakistan. "I do not want to visit India for...
  • I wanted to walk out of Agra summit: Musharraf October 20, 2009

    Islamabad: Former Pakistani president Pervez Musharraf said he wanted to walk out of the failed 2001 Agra summit but was dissuaded from doing so by a senior official. His frustration, he told reporters in New York, stemmed from the fact that then Indian prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee had twice refused...
  • Agra debacle Mush's fault: Atal September 26, 2006

    New Delhi: Former prime minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee on Tuesday attributed the failure of his Agra summit with President Pervez Musharraf to the Pakistan leader's stand that the bloodshed in Kashmir was the "people's battle for freedom". Vajpayee, who rejected Musharraf's remarks in his book that both felt insulted in Agra,...
  • Mush blames Advani for Agra fiasco August 17, 2006

    New Delhi: Pakistan President Pervez Musharraf has blamed then home minister L K Advani for the failure of his summit with then Prime Minister Atal Bihari Vajpayee in July 2001. "I personally suspect it was Advani sahib. That is my guess because he was quite hawkish in those days," he said...