Shah Mehmood Qureshi

  • Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif condemns US drone strikes 11-06-2013 04:20 AM

    Islamabad: Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif in his speech to the first cabinet meeting on Monday condemned the US drone attacks as violation of national sovereignty. Sharif has been critical of the drone attacks in the country's tribal regions since he assumed office as the prime minister last week, reported...
  • Qureshi pleads for reasons for removal as FM 14-02-2011 02:56 PM

    Islamabad: Apparently stung by his own ruling PPP's stonewalling, former minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has pleaded with the leadership for reasons for divesting him of the key portfolio of the foreign minister. Claiming that his heart was "broken" by the treatment meted out to him by the Pakistan People's Party...
  • US suspends all high-level dialogue with Pak 08-02-2011 12:25 PM

    Washington: The United States of America has suspended all high-level dialogue with Pakistan after an American diplomat was arrested for killing two Pakistanis in Lahore. Obama administration has suspended all high-level dialogue with Pakistan and is demanding the release of arrested American diplomat Raymond Allen Davis according to a report...
  • Pakistan asks US to mediate on Kashmir 21-10-2010 02:52 PM

    Washington: Pakistan has piled the pressure on the US administration to mediate on the Kashmir issue, ahead of a crucial visit by President Barack Obama to India. Speaking at the Brookings Institute here, Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi said US mediation is essential for the resolution of the Kashmir...
  • J&K is an indivisible part of India: Krishna 24-09-2010 02:40 PM

    External Affairs Minister SM Krishna had a chance encounter with his Pakistani counterpart Shah Mahmood Qureshi at the UN headquarters on Thursday. The two leaders who were coming out of separate meetings greeted each other warmly and discussed the flood situation in Pakistan. Qureshi is said to have thanked Krishna...
  • Qureshi comment on J-K widens Indo-Pak rift 18-09-2010 08:37 AM

    New Delhi: It seems unlikely now that External Affairs Minister SM Krishna will formally meet his Pakistani counterpart on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly in New York, after the comments made by Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi on the manner in which India has handled the condition...
  • Floods worst disaster in Pak history: Qureshi 01-09-2010 09:11 AM

    Dubai: Terming the floods in Pakistan as "worst humanitarian crisis", the country's Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi has called on the world community to come its help in dealing with the situation. Qureshi, who is on a trip to Oman to explain to the region's leadership of the extent of...
  • Pak Army seeking to topple govt: reports 21-08-2010 10:35 AM

    Islamabad: The floods in Pakistan may have increased the chances of the army taking over from what is seen as an inept civilian government, claim Pakistani media. Reports coming out of Pakistan hint that the army and its allies are pushing for the formation of a national government without the...
  • Pak accepts Indian $ 5 mn aid offer 20-08-2010 03:30 PM

    Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi, who is on a visit to the US, thanked India. ...
  • Flood hit Pak finally accepts India's aid offer 20-08-2010 10:54 AM

    New York/Washington: After dithering for a week, Pakistan on Friday accepted India's offer of USD five million in aid for flood relief in the country and appreciated its "very positive" gesture. Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi, who is in New York to attend a special meeting of the United...
  • No gain from Krishna-Qureshi talks 17-07-2010 10:13 AM

    Both sides engaged in a heated exchange after Thursday's showdown at a joint press conference. ...
  • Indo-Pak talks breakdown: What should India do now?

    It's a war of words between India and Pakistan with the Foreign Ministers' meet between the neighbours not achieving much breakthrough. A day after the...
  • Devil's Advocate: Qureshi on Kasab, Indo-Pak ties 06-05-2010 10:35 PM

    Karan Thapar: Hello and welcome to Devil's Advocate. How successful was the Indo-Pakistan summit in Thimphu and has the conviction of Ajmal Kasab suddendly set back the Indo-Pak rapprochement. Those are the issues I shall raise in the first post-Thimphu interview with Pakistan's Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi. Foreign Minister,...