India awaits Pakistan team to probe Pathankot attack

New Delhi, Jan 14 : India on Thursday pledged to extend all help to a special team Pakistan proposes to send to Pathankot to investigate the terror attack on the IAF base. External affairs ministry spokesman Vikas Swarup also said that India viewed the crackdown on the Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) terrorist group as an “important and […]

Dismantle JeM permanently: Pakistani daily

Islamabad, Jan 14 : Praising Indian and Pakistani leaders for not allowing the Pathankot terror attack to develop into a full-blown crisis, a daily here on Thursday urged the government to “permanently” dismantle the Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) that has been blamed for the mayhem. “Past experience suggests that JeM, like some other banned organisations, has access […]

India-Pakistan foreign secretary talks rescheduled

Islamabad, Jan 14 : Talks between the foreign secretaries of India and Pakistan, which were to be held here on Friday, have been postponed, the Foreign Office said on Thursday. “Both countries are in contact to firm up the dates for the meeting of the two foreign secretaries,” Foreign Office spokesman Qazi M. Khalilullah told […]

Not aware of Jaish chief’s arrest: Pakistan

Islamabad, Jan 14 : The Pakistan Foreign Office said on Thursday that it was not aware of the arrest of Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM) chief Maulana Masood Azhar. “I am not aware of any such arrest,” Foreign Office spokesman Qazi Khalilullah told the media here. Pakistan announced on Wednesday that it had arrested several JeM activists and […]

Talks with Pakistan: Modi, Sushma, Jaishankar hold meeting

New Delhi, Jan 13 : Amid speculation about whether the foreign secretary-level talks between India and Pakistan will go ahead as scheduled on January 15 in Islamabad in the wake of the Pathankot terror attack, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday held a meeting at his residence here with External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and […]

Nepal forms EPG to look into ties with India

Kathmandu, Jan 13 : The government has formed an Eminent Persons Group mandated to look into Nepal-India ties in totality and reviewing all bilateral treaties with India ahead of the visit of Prime Minister K.P. Oli to India in February. The concept of forming EPG came up after Nepal and India agreed to revamp their […]