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Pak's Imran Khan to meet Trump twice during US visitRediff.com13 Sep 2019
According to Khan's schedule, the first meeting between both the leaders will be at lunch, whereas, the other will be at high tea, Geo News reported.
Pak denies use of airspace to Prez Kovind for foreign visitRediff.com7 Sep 2019
The decision was approved by Prime Minister Imran Khan in view of the tense situation in Kashmir, the minister told state broadcaster PTV.
Senior Indian diplomat meets Jadhav in PakistanRediff.com2 Sep 2019
Jadhav, a retired Indian Navy officer, was sentenced to death by a Pakistani military court on charges of espionage and terrorism in April 2017. Weeks later, India approached the ICJ against Pakistan for denial of consular access to Jadhav and to challenge the death sentence.
Pak planning to shut airspace, trade route for IndiaRediff.com27 Aug 2019
The country opened its airspace for all flights except for New Delhi, Bangkok and Kuala Lumpur on March 27.
Will raise Kashmir issue at UNGA: Imran KhanRediff.com26 Aug 2019
In his address to the nation on the Kashmir issue after India revoked the special status of Jammu and Kashmir on August 5, Khan assured the people of Pakistan that his government will stand by the Kashmiris till India lifts the restrictions in the Valley.
Pakistan to take Kashmir issue to ICJRediff.com21 Aug 2019
'An in-principle decision has been taken to take the issue of Kashmir to the International Court of Justice'
Pak Army chief Gen Bajwa gets 3-year extensionRediff.com19 Aug 2019
'The decision has been taken in view of the regional security environment.'
Imran says world will be responsible if war breaks outRediff.com14 Aug 2019
"The world's eye is on Kashmir and on Pakistan...I will be the ambassador who raises Kashmir's voice at every international forum," he said.
'Pak ready for a review if India reconsiders actions in Kashmir'Rediff.com9 Aug 2019
"Are they ready to review their decisions? If they do, we can also review our decisions. Review will be on both sides," Qureshi said.
Pak says work on Kartarpur corridor will continueRediff.com8 Aug 2019
Faisal said Pakistan respected all religions and would continue the Kartarpur project to help Sikh pilgrims.
Pak expels Indian envoy; suspends bilateral tradeRediff.com7 Aug 2019
While India's High Commissioner Bisaria is in Islamabad, his Pakistani counterpart Moin-ul-Haq is yet to take charge in New Delhi.
Pak minister wants diplomatic ties with India cut-offRediff.com7 Aug 2019
He, however, praised Indian High Commissioner Ajay Bisaria as a good person, but criticised the Indian government's actions.
Pulwama-like attacks can happen: Imran Khan on scrapping of Art 370Rediff.com6 Aug 2019
The Pakistani PM explained how the war-like scenario could erupt in the middle of the current tensions between the two nuclear-armed neighbours. He said Kashmiris would protest and India would launch a crackdown on them.
Pakistan rejects India's move to scrap Article 370Rediff.com5 Aug 2019
Pakistan strongly condemns and rejects the announcements made by the Indian Government regarding Jammu and Kashmir, the statement said. "As the party to this international dispute, Pakistan will exercise all possible options to counter the illegal steps," it said.
Pak grants consular access to Jadhav, India evaluates offerRediff.com1 Aug 2019
In its 42-page ruling, the ICJ ruled that Pakistan had "breached" the Vienna Convention on diplomatic relations, which gives countries the right to consular access when their nationals are arrested abroad.
19 killed as Pak army plane crashes in RawalpindiRediff.com30 Jul 2019
The plane crashed in the suburbs of Mora Kalu village, killing 12 civilians and five crew members and destroying five to six houses, the Pakistan army said.
Will handle Jadhav case as per law: ImranRediff.com18 Jul 2019
The World Court had, on Wednesday, ordered Pakistan not to execute Kulbhushan Jadhav and had directed "effective review and reconsideration" of his conviction and death sentence by a military court.
Will proceed 'as per law': Pak after ICJ verdictRediff.com17 Jul 2019
The statement claimed that the Hague-based ICJ in its judgment did not accept India's plea to 'acquit/release' Jadhav.
Pak won't open airspace till India withdraws jets from forward basesRediff.com12 Jul 2019
"The Indian government approached asking us to open the airspace. We conveyed our concerns that first India must withdraw its fighter planes placed forward," Nusrat told the committee.
Ex-Pak Prez Zardari arrested in fake bank accounts caseRediff.com10 Jun 2019
TV footage showed Zardari coming out of his house and embracing his younger daughter Aseefa before getting into a black Landcruiser.
Pak officials stop people at Indian envoy's Iftar partyRediff.com2 Jun 2019
High Commissioner Bisaria in his brief address to the audience said that some of the guests could not make to the party. "I want to apologise because some of you faced a lot of trouble to come here and some of our friends could not come," he said. Bisaria also said that people had come from Lahore and Karachi to attend the event and thanked them for coming.
Pak downplays Modi not inviting Imran to swearing-inRediff.com28 May 2019
Pak claimed that the Indian Prime Minister's 'internal politics' do not permit him to extend an invitation to his Pakistani counterpart.
5 persons, 3 terrorists killed in Gwadar hotel attackRediff.com12 May 2019
Pak PM Imran Khan said the terror strike was an effort to 'sabotage' the country's economic projects
Will 'immediately' enforce sanctions imposed on Azhar: PakRediff.com1 May 2019
Pak rejected the world body's move as a "victory for India and validation of its stance" as projected by the Indian media.
Better chance of peace if BJP wins poll, says Pak PMRediff.com10 Apr 2019
He said other parties would be afraid of right-wing backlash in case of settlement on the Kashmir issue.
No evidence of downing F-16, says Pakistan armyRediff.com9 Apr 2019
In a tweet, Pakistani military spokesman Major General Asif Ghafoor said, "Repetitions don't make truth of a lie. Despite claiming possession of evidence on shooting F16, IAF still short of presenting it."
F-16s might have been used to hit Indian jets: PakRediff.com2 Apr 2019
"Whether it was F-16 or JF-17 which shot down 2 Indian aircraft is immaterial," Pak military spokesman said.
No terror camps at 22 spots: Pak on Pulwama dossierRediff.com28 Mar 2019
India handed over the dossier to the acting high commissioner of Pakistan in New Delhi on February 27 with specific details of Pakistan-based terror group Jaish-e-Mohammed's complicity in the Pulwama attack that killed 40 Central Reserve Police Force personnel on February 14 and the presence of JeM terror camps and its leadership in Pakistan.
Modi may go for 'another misadventure' before polls: ImranRediff.com26 Mar 2019
Khan said shadows of war were still hovering over Pakistan and India
Pak will have better ties with India after polls: Imran KhanRediff.com15 Mar 2019
Khan said Islamabad has taken the first step on a new path to peace and progress.
Pak demands India's removal from FATF's review bodyRediff.com10 Mar 2019
Pakistan has been scrambling in recent months to avoid being added to a list of countries deemed non-compliant with anti-money laundering and terrorist financing regulations.
Fearing FATF heat, Pak to upgrade group of banned outfits to 'high risk'Rediff.com9 Mar 2019
The proscribed organisations will be examined under heightened security checks at all layers of legal, administrative, investigative and financial regimes, the Dawn newspaper reported.
Pak confiscates seminaries, assets of JuD, FIFRediff.com6 Mar 2019
The confiscation of properties of JuD and FIF comes after Pakistan formally placed them in the list of banned organisations on Tuesday.
Pak team to visit India on March 14 to discuss Kartarpur agreementRediff.com5 Mar 2019
The visit will be followed by the return visit of the Indian delegation to Islamabad on March 28.
Pak issues order to seize assets of all UN banned outfitsRediff.com4 Mar 2019
India handed over a dossier to Pakistan to take action against the JeM, as pressure mounted on Islamabad to take action against individual and organisation listed by the UN Security Council as terrorists.
Pak Parliament condemns India's counter-terror op as 'aggression'Rediff.com1 Mar 2019
The House rejected India's claims of having destroyed terrorist facility and causing heavy casualties as 'self-serving' and 'fictitious'.
Yes, Masood Azhar is in Pakistan, admits Pak FMRediff.com1 Mar 2019
Shah Mahmood Qureshi also claimed that Azhar is unwell to the extent that he cannot leave his house.
Ready for talks with India on all issues including terrorism: ImranRediff.com28 Feb 2019
The report quoted Khan as saying that he 'tried to call Modi last night' (Wednesday).
Won't be in my control or Modi's if this escalates: Imran KhanRediff.com27 Feb 2019
Khan said all wars have been started on miscalculations on the time and the human cost of war. This was the same with the World War I, with the World War II and the war on terror, the Pakistan PM added.
Days after 'warning', Imran asks Modi to 'give peace a chance'Rediff.com25 Feb 2019
Khan's remarks came a day after Modi in a rally in Rajasthan said, "There is consensus in the entire world against terrorism. We are moving ahead with strength to punish the perpetrators of terrorism..."