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20 September, 2018 12:31 PM Sushma Swaraj to meet Pakistan Foreign Minister on the sidelines of UNGA in New York

In a letter to PM Modi, Imran Khan had proposed a meeting between the two foreign ministers. NEW DELHI: External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj will be meeting her counterpart in Pakistan Shah Mehmood Qureshi on the sidelines of the upcoming United Nations General Assembly in New York. Confirming the development, Ministry of External Affairs spokesperson 87

20 September, 2018 4:50 AM China's Xi says places 'high premium' on Pakistan ties, as army chief visits

China places a "high premium" on its relations with Pakistan and believes a key economic project will be successful, President Xi Jinping told Pakistan's army chief, days after a Pakistani minister stirred unease about Chinese Silk Road schemes. General Qamar Javed Bajwa is the most senior Pakistani figure to visit ally China since the new government 122

17 September, 2018 9:26 PM Union Minister Claims Sushma Swaraj "Reprimanded" Navjot Singh Sidhu

Sources said Navjot Singh Sidhu met Sushma Swaraj along with another senior Congress leader and a former Rajya Sabha MP to discuss the issue with her. Punjab Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu Monday met External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and urged her to help initiate dialogue with Pakistan on the opening up of the Kartarpur Sahib corridor. Union minister 59

12 September, 2018 8:28 AM "Corridor With China Is Pak's Economic Future," Army Chief Assures Envoy

General Bajwa's statement came amid reports that Imran Khan-led Pakistan government was reviewing the agreements under the CPEC project. The China-Pakistan Economic Corridor or CPEC is the economic future of Pakistan and its security will never be compromised, Pakistan Army chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa said in a meeting with Chinese Ambassador Yao Jing in Rawalpindi 99

9 September, 2018 8:57 AM Arif Alvi, Imran Khan's Close Ally, Sworn-In As Pakistan's New President

Arif Alvi's oath-taking ceremony was attended by top civil-military brass including Prime Minister Khan and Army Chief Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa and foreign diplomats. Arif Alvi, a close ally of Prime Minister Imran Khan and one of the founding members of the ruling Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf party, was sworn in as Pakistan's new president on Sunday. The 69-year-old 62

8 September, 2018 1:39 PM Sidhu 'pleasing' Pak PM at cost of nation's interests: BJP

Sidhu claimed that Pakistan had decided to allow Sikh pilgrims direct access to the historic Kartarpur Sahib gurdwara just across the border The BJP Saturday accused Punjab cabinet minister Navjot Singh Sidhu of "pleasing" his "friend" Pakistan Prime minister Imran Khan "at the cost" of the country's interests. "On one hand, Pakistan was offering to open Kartarpur 65

8 September, 2018 10:46 AM China's Foreign Minister Meets Pak Counterpart; Discuss Economic Corridor

The two leaders exchanged ideas on bilateral relations and discussed regional security and the peace process in Afghanistan. China's Foreign Minister Wang Yi met his Pakistani counterpart Shah Mahmood Qureshi on Saturday and discussed various issues of mutual interest, including the USD 50-billion China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC). This is the first 147

8 September, 2018 3:44 AM Over Navjot Sidhu's Pakistan Visit, Smriti Irani's Jibe At Rahul Gandhi

Smriti Irani's attack comes days after Pakistan's army chief General Qamar Jawed Bajwa had called upon his soldiers to "avenge the blood being shed on the border". Union minister Smriti Irani on Friday attacked Congress chief Rahul Gandhi for his "silence" over cricketer-turned-minister Navjot Singh Sidhu's visit to Pakistan last month, where he had hugged 45

7 September, 2018 5:02 PM "See What My Friend Has Done": Navjot Singh Sidhu On Kartarpur Corridor

Navjot Singh Sidhu claimed that the Pakistan government had invited the government of India for talks on the Kartarpur corridor issue. Defending his earlier stand on the opening of Kartarpur corridor by Pakistan, Punjab Cabinet Minister Navjot Singh Sidhu on Friday thanked his "friend" Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan for enabling the opening of the religious 46

7 September, 2018 11:27 AM Pak Minister Says Government, Military Willing To Hold Talks With India

Information Minister Fawad Chaudhry said Prime Minister Imran Khan had given many hints to New Delhi in this regard. Pakistan's government and military are willing to hold talks with India for regional peace; Information Minister Fawad Chaudhry said on Friday.In an interview to BBC Urdu, the minister said that while Pakistan is willing to hold talks 57