Nawaz Sharif

  • Modi vs Nawaz: Are Indo-Pak talks meaningless? 2 days ago

    India on Monday called off its Foreign Secretary-level talks with Pakistan, sending a strong message to the country after its envoy held an hour-long meeting with Kashmiri separatist leaders in Delhi despite a warning by India against it. ...
  • India @ 9 with Anubha Bhonsle 3 days ago

    Catch the day's top stories with Anubha Bhonsle on India @ 9. ...
  • Indo-Pak talks off: Has Modi government acted in haste? 3 days ago

    India on Monday called off its Foreign Secretary-level talks with Pakistan, sending a strong message to the country after its envoy held an hour-long meeting with Kashmiri separatist leaders in Delhi despite a warning by India against it. ...
  • India-Pak relations: Challenges for Modi 4 days ago

    As India and Pakistan celebrate 67 years of Independence, CNN-IBN discusses with Indo-Pak experts the challenges and expectations that lay ahead for Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his counterpart Nawaz Sharif. ...
  • India will maintain status quo along LoC: Foreign Secretary June 13, 2014

    Foreign Secretary Sujatha Singh on Friday said that the Indian government would maintain status quo along the LoC. She also reitireated that peace at the border is one of the most important confidence building measures between the two nations. ...
  • Can Modi trust Nawaz Sharif to rein in terror groups? June 14, 2014

    Days after Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif wrote to his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi expressing a desire to work with India, Modi too, has reciprocated the sentiment saying that he is looking forward to working with Pakistan. Sharif held a bilateral meeting with Modi on May 27 on the sidelines...
  • Modi pulls off a diplomatic coup of Day 1 of assuming office June 14, 2014

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi met all the eight leaders of SAARC countries on Day 1 of assuming office. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai May 27, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • Modi-Sharif meet: Photo-op or an ice breaker? June 14, 2014

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi began his first day at work by meeting all the SAARC leaders on Tuesday. Narendra Modi raised issues of terror and the trial in 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks case in his first bilateral meeting with Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif. IBN18 Editor-In-Chief Rajdeep Sardesai takes question with...
  • Watch: Hina Rabbani Khar speaks on Pak PM's India visit May 27, 2014

    In an exclusive phono to CNN-IBN, former Pakistan Foreign Affairs Minister Hina Rabbani Khar expresses her views on Nawaz Sharif's India visit. ...
  • Pak released us because of Modi's invite to Sharif: Indian fishermen June 14, 2014

    Just ahead of the bilateral talks, as a sign of goodwill, Pakistan released over 150 Indian fishermen caputured for illegal fishing in Pakistan waters. They were taken in buses from Karachi to the Wagah border in Lahore from where they were handed over to Indian authorities. The fishermen have returned...
  • Ties can be normalised only through strong leaders: Pak diplomat May 26, 2014

    Pakistani diplomat Musharraf Zaidi told CNN-IBN that the reaction in Pakistan was positive about their Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif visiting India. ...
  • Shiv Sena opposed to Pak, not Nawaz Sharif: Sanjay Raut May 26, 2014

    Shiv Sena leader Sanjay Raut on Monday expressed support for Narendra Modi's invite to Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif saying his party was not opposed to him per se but to Pakistan. ...
  • All eyes on Pakistan President Nawaz Sharif’s India visit May 25, 2014

    After much delay, Pakistan President Nawaz Sharif on Saturday confirmed his attendance at Prime Minister Narendra Modi's oath taking ceremony. All eyes are now on the Pakistan PM's India visit. ...
  • Modi-Sharif meeting unlikely to be path breaking, say analysts May 24, 2014

    Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif will attend the swearing-in ceremony of Indian Prime Minister-designate Narendra Modi on May 26 at Rashtrapati Bhawan in New Delhi. "The Pakistan Prime Minister will be visiting India for the swearing-in ceremony," confirmed PML(N) spokesperson Tariq Azim. ...
  • Attack on Indian Consulate in Afghanistan raises questions of its connection with Pak PM's India visit May 24, 2014

    The attack on Indian Consulate in Herat city of Afghanistan has raised suspicion over the timing of the attack- perhaps meant as a message or looking to disrupt a potential visit by Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif. ...
  • Narendra Modi's swearing-in ceremony: Pak Army red-flags Nawaz Sharif's visit to India? May 23, 2014

    Reports have suggested that there is a clear rift between the Pakistan Prime Minister, Nawaz Sharif and the country's Army over the invite given by India for Prime Minister-elect Narendra Modi's swearing-in ceremony. ...
  • India @ 9 with Bhupendra Chaubey May 23, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Bhupendra Chaubey on India @ 9. ...
  • India awaiting Pak response on attending Modi's swearing-in: MEA May 23, 2014

    The MEA on Friday said that it is still awaiting to get a response from Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif that whether he will attend or not Narendra Modi's swearing-in ceremony on May 26. "We are awaiting response from Nawaz Sharif," said MEA spokesperson Syed Akbaruddin. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai May 22, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • SAARC leaders invited to PM's swearing-in ceremony; Nawaz Sharif unlikely to come May 21, 2014

    Diplomatic overtures have already begun even though the new government is yet to take office. In a first, SAARC leaders have been invited to PM's swearing-in ceremony. BJP on Wednesday said that it was Prime Minister-designate Narendra Modi's desire to invite the heads of government of all SAARC countries to...
  • Modi's invite to Pak PM good omen for bilateral ties: Mehbooba Mufti May 21, 2014

    Narendra Modi's move to invite the Pakistan PM has been welcomed in Kashmir. Chief Minister Omar Abdullah has termed it an excellent move. Mehbooba Mufti of the People's Democratic Party (PDP) has called it a good omen for the Indo-Pak ties. ...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai May 19, 2014

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • World View: Has the ceasefire mechanism itself failed? November 1, 2013

    Pakistan High Commissioner to India Salman Bashir on Thursday rejected Defence Minister AK Antony's statement the that Pakistan Army was aiding infiltration along the LoC....
  • The Last Word: With unprecedented firing on the border, what is Pakistan up to? October 23, 2013

    There have been over 200 ceasefire violations so far in 2013 both on the Line of Control and the international border. Is this happening with the knowledge and acceptance of Nawaz Sharif? Or is it being done by the Army to scupper his attempts at improving relations with India? ...
  • Welcome US decision of not getting involved in Kashmir issue: BJP October 21, 2013

    Pakistan had on Sunday sought the United States' intervention in resolving the Kashmir issue with India. However, the Obama administration had said there has not been an "iota of change" on its policy on Kashmir which considers it a bilateral issue between India and Pakistan. ...
  • The Last Word: Was Manmohan-Nawaz summit a success or a waste of time? September 30, 2013

    Several issues were discussed between Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif at a meeting on the sidelines of the UNGA session. The meeting though failed to have a breakthrough. Tension along the Line of Control (LoC) dominated the talks and both leaders agreed that the ceasefire...
  • Meeting between Manmohan and Sharif showed that there is a chance of renewing ties: Khurshid September 30, 2013

    External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid said it was important that the meeting between Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif took place. "It shows to people that there is a chance and we haven't given up," he said adding that no issue and dimension of India's concern...
  • Manmohan Singh-Nawaz Sharif meet in New York, terror tops the talk September 29, 2013

    Prime Minster Manmohan Singh on Sunday met his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif in New York on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly meet. The two discussed the terror activities and ceasefire violations on the Line of Control. ...
  • Is Modi's criticism of PM based on Pak journalist's comment unfair? September 30, 2013

    Gujarat Chief Minister and BJP's prime ministerial candidate on Sunday said, "Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif called Manmohan Singh a 'dehati aurat' (rural woman) during the UNGA". Modi said this at a rally in New Delhi. ...