Pakistan wants comprehensive dialogue with India

Islamabad, Jan 15 : Pakistan won’t allow its territory to be used for terror attacks and it seeks a comprehensive dialogue with India, Pakistani Finance Minister Ishaq Dar said on Friday. Radio Pakistan quoted Dar as saying that Islamabad wished “to move ahead for a comprehensive dialogue with India to resolve all issues” between the […]

New dates for talks with India soon: Pakistan

Islamabad, Jan 15 : Pakistan and India are in touch on holding talks between their foreign secretaries and new dates will be decided soon, a senior Pakistani official said on Friday. Sartaj Aziz, adviser to Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on foreign affairs, said this at a breakfast meeting here with Chinese scholars, diplomats as well […]

Pakistan flays Obama, says it is stable

Islamabad, Jan 15 : US President Barack Obama is wrong in predicting that Pakistan and Afghanistan will face instability and turmoil for decades, a senior Pakistani official said on Friday. “Whatever the US president said about instability in Pakistan and Afghanistan are his predictions and have nothing to do with ground realities,” the Dawn quoted […]

Lohia would have thrown out Mulayam: Mayawati

Lucknow, Jan 15 : Had he been alive, socialist ideologue Ram Manohar Lohia would have thrown out Mualayam Singh Yadav from the Samajwadi Party for wasting public money, BSP leader Mayawati said on Friday. The former Uttar Pradesh chief minister said on her 60th birthday that Lohia would not have tolerated birthday parties and extravagant […]

Portugal should apologise to Goa for exploitation: Goa minister

Panaji, Jan 15 : Portugal should apologise to Goa for exploiting it as a colony, the Public Works Department Minister Sudin Dhavalikar said on Friday. Dhavalikar was speaking during a discussion on a motion of congratulations for newly elected Portuguese Prime Minister Antonio Costa, who is of Goan-origin. “Goans cannot forget the past. What has […]

HC notice to Kejriwal on DDCA’s defamation case

New Delhi, Jan 15 : The Delhi High Court on Friday issued notice to Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal and BJP MP Kirti Azad on a defamation suit filed by the DDCA for allegedly making defamatory remarks about its functioning and finances. Joint Registrar Anil Kumar Sisodia sought responses from Kejriwal and Azad by March […]