Relations

  • It's a battle half won, US should apologise, says Devyani's father 10-01-2014 02:10 PM

    Beaming at the return of Indian diplomat Devyani Khobragade, her father said that the battle is half won adding that 120 crore people have given the verdict that she is innocent. He also said that the government of India has taken a very conscious legal stand that charges must be...
  • US refuses to drop charges against Devyani Khobragade 20-12-2013 11:10 PM

    The US State Department on Friday refused to drop charges against Devyani Khobragade adding that the case would proceed according to all necessary legal procedures. "The US has taken steps to re-unite the alleged victim with her family. We are aware of existence of allegations that the family was intimidated...
  • Both sides need to learn lessons, says Salman Bashir on India-Pak relations 24-11-2013 10:00 PM

    The outgoing High Commissioner of Pakistan to India Salman Bashir has said that Pakistan-India relations are important in the context of foreign policy. Speaking to CNN-IBN's Karan Thapar on Devil's Advocate ahead of the fifth anniversary of 26/11 Mumbai attacks, Bashir said, "Both the sides need to learn lessons. We...
  • Welcome US decision of not getting involved in Kashmir issue: BJP 21-10-2013 01:03 PM

    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. ...
  • Has UPA's Pakistan policy been proved ineffective? 08-10-2013 11:16 PM

    Even as the Keran operations got over on October 8, almost 15 days after a large group of terrorists tried to cross the Line of Control and infiltrate into India, Army Chief General Bikram Singh blamed Pakistani Army of being behind the attempts by the terrorists to enter India. ...
  • Manmohan Singh-Nawaz Sharif meet in New York, terror tops the talk 29-09-2013 11:48 PM

    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. ...
  • Should PM call off his meeting with Nawaz Sharif after today's Pak-based terror attack? 26-09-2013 10:30 PM

    Even as Prime Minister Manmohan Singh is slated to meet his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif in New York, terrorism has reared its ugly head in Jammu and Kashmir with two fresh terror attacks in Jammu and an infiltration bid which was foiled by Army in Kupwara. Dressed in Army uniform,...
  • Should PM hold talks with Nawaz Sharif after today's attack in J&K? 26-09-2013 07:11 PM

    Dressed in Army uniform, three terrorists attacked a police station and then an Army camp in Jammu region killing 12 people including a Lt Colonel after they sneaked in from across the border early on Thursday. Meanwhile, 12 terrorists were killed after Army foiled a major infiltration bid along the...
  • Cricket can cement Indo-Pak ties: Imran Khan 19-09-2013 08:38 PM

    "Don't isolate cricket, make it part of the whole peace initiative," reckons the World Cup-winning former Pakistan captain. ...
  • India-B'desh land agreement likely to be discussed in Monsoon Session 05-08-2013 01:30 PM

    The Protocol on Land Boundary Agreement was signed between India and Bangladesh in 2011 but its actual implementation is still pending. Both the houses of Parliament is expected to take it up in the Monsoon Session. ...
  • Video: Are all women in Bengal being raped, asks Mamata 24-06-2013 11:03 AM

    According to NCRB, West Bengal tops the list for rape related crime. Questioning the list, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said does that mean that no woman can step out of her home. Are all women in Bengal being raped? She said this is an effort to dent the state's image....
  • Trade would be best way forward for Indo-Pak relations: Kerry 23-06-2013 11:02 PM

    US Secretary of State John Kerry is in New Delhi in his first visit after taking office at the State Department. Kerry said trade would be a best way forward to normalise relations with Pakistan. ...
  • Watch: People search for their loved ones in Uttarakhand 20-06-2013 10:07 AM

    As rescue operation continues, people have collected at the Jolly Grant Airport holding pictures of their relatives. There is no centralised list of missing people and relatives carrying photographs are asking whoever they meet for help. ...
  • Thane building collapse: 2 rescued children moved to Sion hospital 07-04-2013 12:11 PM

    Both Karan and Sandhya have sustained severe head injuries in the Thane building collapse. Sandhya's mother had succumbed to her injuries while her other relatives were untraceable. ...
  • Rajasthan: Gehlot cancels sandstone mining contracts of relatives 23-03-2013 08:41 AM

    Gehlot has been under fire for allegedly altering mining contract norms to benefit his close relatives. ...
  • Egypt looking to build investment ties with India: Envoy 20-03-2013 06:04 PM

    Khaled El Bakly said while trade routes have opened up between Egypt and Europe, India remains a big power that is yet to be explored by the Egyptians. ...
  • The Last Word: Where do Indo-Pak relations stand? 17-01-2013 09:58 PM

    Hina Rabbani Khar has suggested talks at the foreign ministry level to resolve the Indo-Pak crisis. ...
  • Relations with Gujarat is not about endorsing Modi: British envoy 22-10-2012 10:14 PM

    British High Commissioner to India James Bevan said that the talks with the Gujarat Chief Minister were not an endorsement of any person, but an engagement with the state. ...
  • TWTW: Cyrus' take on the SAARC meet between PM, Gilani 13-11-2011 12:15 PM

    This week on The Week That Wasn't, Cyrus Broacha brings the funny side to the SAARC Summit and TMC's demand for a roll-back in fuel prices. ...
  • Pak Army backs talks with India: Musharraf 11-11-2011 08:06 AM

    Former Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf says the current talks between India and Pakistan have the backing of the Army. ...
  • Terror groups given free hand in Pak: Sushant Sareen 10-11-2011 02:07 PM

    Strategic Affairs Analyst Sushant Sareen said that Minister of External Affairs SM Krishna should lay out the exact reasons why the trust deficit with Pakistan has been bridged. ...
  • Pakistan must not be India-centric: SM Krishna 15-10-2011 08:23 AM

    External Affairs Minister SM Krishna also said that India is not sending it's troops to Afghanistan. ...
  • India, Vietnam share common threats: PM 12-10-2011 01:44 PM

    India and Vietnam sign Extradition Treaty agreeing to intensify co-operation across sectors. ...
  • Fight against terror in Pakistan's interest: Khar 27-07-2011 07:56 PM

    Pakistan Foreign Minister Hina Rabbani Khar in an exclusive interview with CNN-IBN says that the fight against terror is in Pakistan's own interest. ...
  • India-US will define 21st century relations: Hillary 20-07-2011 03:50 PM

    US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton addressed a gathering of students in Chennai on Wednesday. ...
  • Arunachal karate team denied visa, dissapointed 20-07-2011 03:08 PM

    In conversation with the three member Arunachal Pradesh Karate team who qualified for the Asian Karate championship in China but could not go because they were provided with stapled visas from the Chinese government. ...
  • Kashmir to be discussed tomorrow: Nirupama Rao 23-06-2011 04:08 PM

    Foreign Secretary Nirupama Rao is in Islamabad for the foreign secretary level talks with Pakistan and spoke to CNN-IBN on the development of peace talks. ...
  • TWTW: Cyrus takes on India's win at the World Cup 03-04-2011 07:08 PM

    Cyrus Broacha also talks about cricket diplomacy between India and Pakistan and an exclusive interview with Yousuf Raza Gilani. ...
  • Cricket diplomacy seemed to work for India, Pak 31-03-2011 10:57 AM

    Manmohan Singh and Yousuf Raza Gilani padded up for cricket diplomacy and it appears to have worked. India's foreign secretary said the informal contact and conversation in the private box and over dinner has generated the Mohali spirit, a positive and encouraging spirit. ...
  • Indo-Pak Secy level talks: issues on the cards 27-03-2011 10:21 PM

    Home Secretaries of India and Pakistan will meet in New Delhi on Monday in the shadow of a possible summit meeting between the two sides on the margins of the cricket encounter in Mohali. ...