US Aid

  • Pakistan endorsed drone strikes in secret deal with US, claims reports 24-10-2013 05:53 PM

    Notwithstanding its public denouncements against US' "unilateral" drone attacks, Pakistan approved the controversial strikes by the CIA for years under a secret deal with America, a damning media report said on Thursday. Top officials in Pakistan's government for years have secretly endorsed the programme and routinely received classified briefings on...
  • White House says will not immediately cut off aid to Egypt 09-07-2013 12:23 AM

    Washington: The White House said on Monday that it is not in the best interests of the United States to immediately change its aid programme to Egypt. White House spokesman Jay Carney said the United States government will take the time it needs to determine whether or not to label...
  • US Secretary of State proposes 20 pc cut in aid to Lanka 15-04-2013 01:33 PM

    Washington: US Secretary of State John Kerry has proposed a 20 per cent cut in the American aid to Colombo, a move reflecting the unease in their ties over issues related to human rights, reconstruction and political integration in Sri Lanka after the end of the civil war. It is...
  • US assistance to Pakistan helps reduce terrorism: Kerry 11-04-2013 07:29 AM

    Washington: The US assistance to Pakistan has helped in reducing the conditions that foment extremism in the country, the US Secretary of State John Kerry said as the State Department in its annual budget sought $1.3 billion in economic and military assistance for the South Asian nation. "Our economic and...
  • Pak oppn, religious parties welcome US aid cut 12-07-2011 01:58 PM

    Lahore: Pakistan's opposition and religious parties have welcomed the US administration's decision to withhold $ 800 million in military aid to the country, describing it a "god-sent opportunity" to emerge from the "financial enslavement" of Americans. Senior PML-N leader Muhammad Mehdi said though the Pakistani military has not yet confirmed...
  • Want a solution to Pak diverting US aid: Antony 16-12-2010 11:44 AM

    New Delhi: India on Thursday said it will continue to take up the issue of Pakistan diverting American military aid against it with the US till the time there is a "final solution" to the problem. Defence Minister A K Antony said the past experience and track-record shows that instead...
  • US rules out any cut in aid to Pakistan 12-05-2010 08:19 AM

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  • India wary of US aid to Pakistan: S M Krishna 25-09-2009 12:53 AM

    External Affair Minister S M Krishna met President Barack Obama on Thursday. ...
  • India protests Pak's plea for US aid 24-09-2009 10:58 PM

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  • US mulls strict oversight on aids to Pak 16-09-2009 01:12 PM

    Questions about the $10 bn poured into Pak since 2001 is being raised. ...
  • Mush's US aid talk: Will India take it up with Washington? 15-09-2009 04:05 AM

    MoS External Affairs Shashi Tharoor spoke to CNN-IBN about the issue. ...