Sharif wrote to 17 countries against India’s NSG membership: Aziz

Islamabad, June 27 : Pakistan’s intensive diplomatic lobbying, including Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif personally writing to 17 prime ministers, prevented India from gaining entry into the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG), top Pakistani Foreign Affairs Advisor Sartaj Aziz said on Monday. “Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif personally wrote letters to 17 prime ministers of different countries on […]

World appreciates India vis-a-vis Pakistan: Modi

New Delhi, June 27 : The world accepts now that the brunt of terrorism India faces emanates from Pakistan, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has said. “With whom would you decide the ‘Lakshman Rekha’ in case of Pakistan? With the elected government or with other actors?” Modi asked during an interview to TimesNow. He said “India […]

Pakistani model blamed for murder

Islamabad, June 27 : The wife of a slain Pakistani customs inspector alleged on Monday that her husband was murdered at the behest of a model, Ayyan Ali. Saima Chaudhry alleged in a petition that her husband Ejaz Chaudhry was killed while investigating the model for money laundering, The News International reported. Chaudhry was killed […]

India joins grouping that controls global missile technology sale

New Delhi, June 27 : Days after the NSG setback in Seoul, India on Monday became the 35th member of a global anti-proliferation bloc, the Missile Technology Control Regime (MTCR), which not only ensures transfer of high-end missile technology to the country but also gives it a license to export arms. “India joined the MTCR,” […]

China to renovate Bangladesh’s largest multi-purpose convention centre

Dhaka, June 27 : China will renovate Bangladesh’s largest multi-purpose convention centre which Beijing built as a token of friendship about 15 years ago. Shahidullah Khandaker, Secretary in Bangladesh’s Ministry of Housing and Public Works, and Li Guangjun, Economic and Commercial counsellor of the Chinese Embassy at Dhaka, signed the Minutes of Implementation on Sunday, […]