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Water turns biggest challenge in Indo-Pak talks

ISLAMABAD: Water is going to be the dominant concern in Pakistan-India talks as the cases of Baglihar and Kishanganga have greatly altered the dynamics of negotiating issues between the two countries.This was the view of delegates participating in the Islamabad Dialogue II, an Indo-Pak Track II conference organised by Jinnah Institute and Centre of Dialogue […]

Water turns biggest challenge in Indo-Pak talks

ISLAMABAD: Water is going to be the dominant concern in Pakistan-India talks as the cases of Baglihar and Kishanganga have greatly altered the dynamics of negotiating issues between the two countries.This was the view of delegates participating in the Islamabad Dialogue II, an Indo-Pak Track II conference organised by Jinnah Institute and Centre of Dialogue […]

TAPI gas pipeline: Kabul turns to Taliban for pipeline security

ISLAMABAD:  The administration of President Hamid Karzai has assured Pakistan and India that it has reached an ‘understanding’ with Taliban insurgents to ensure the security of the multi-billion-dollar Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India (TAPI) gas pipeline project. “The Afghan Taliban have assured that they would not sabotage the project,” a senior official told The Express Tribune quoting Afghan authorities. […]

Top cop turns no-go areas into peace zones

Islamabad Where there is a will, there is a way. One upright senior officer of police has done wonders in Sheikhupura (Punjab), a district known fo The News International – Islamabad

Bringing the house down: PML-N turns up the heat in National Assembly

ISLAMABAD:  The Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) on Monday created a ruckus loud enough to force the National Assembly proceedings to end prematurely. Sporting black armbands, the opposition party’s members outnumbered the treasury benches, and the remaining members of the ruling coalition seemed overpowered by the high-voltage protest on the floor of the house. Hours before […]

LNG import: As Qatar seeks high price, Pakistan turns to Algeria

ISLAMABAD:  With Qatar adamant on charging a high price of per unit for liquefied natural gas (LNG), Pakistan has decided to explore the option of cheaper LNG import from energy-rich Algeria. A senior official of the Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Resources told The Express Tribune that LNG import would come up for discussion in […]

Siachen tragedy — Day 4 : Rescuers search desperately as weather turns foul

ISLAMABAD:  In a race against time and nature, rescuers continued to desperately search for survivors of an avalanche, with flagging hopes as the rescue operation at Giari entered its fourth day on Tuesday.  Unfavourable weather conditions continued to prevent American, German and Swedish rescue teams, and Prime Minister Yousaf Raza Gilani, from reaching the rescue […]

Siachen tragedy — Day 4 : Rescuers search desperately as weather turns foul

ISLAMABAD:  In a race against time and nature, rescuers continued to desperately search for survivors of an avalanche, with flagging hopes as the rescue operation at Giari entered its fourth day on Tuesday.  Unfavourable weather conditions continued to prevent American, German and Swedish rescue teams, and Prime Minister Yousaf Raza Gilani, from reaching the rescue […]

Duststorm: Isloo turns into Dubai, minus the perks

ISLAMABAD:  Residents of the twin cities woke up to a rude surprise as they found their homes and cars covered in a layer of dust. The dust storms that hit the twin cities on Monday night created stressful conditions for vehicular traffic and people with breathing problems, as the weather pattern, a rarity in the […]

Hope for the better turns into disappointment

Rawalpindi It was presumed that after suffering endless traffic jams and chaotic arrangements, commuters will greatly benefit from the Rs1.216 bill The News International – Islamabad

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