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PTI women activist Ayesha Gulalai

PTI women activists throw eggs, tomatoes at Ayesha Gulalai

 Incidents of attacking political leaders in Pakistan have been on the rise this month. Following the shoe throwing incident on former prime minister Nawaz Sharif during his visit to Jamia Naeemia seminary in Garhi Shahu on March 11. The ink-throwing incident on Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif during a Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) convention and another shoe throwing episode on

Pak foreign minister calls PM Modi a ‘terrorist’

Pak foreign minister calls PM Modi a

Foreign secretary Jaishankar meets US secretary of state Rex Tillerson

Foreign secretary Jaishankar meets US secretary of state Rex Tillerson

Prior to the first meeting between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and US President Donald Trump, Indian Foreign Secretary Jaishankar met with US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson Modi and Trump will meet on June 26.Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Washington visit would strengthen the Indo-US relationship and help advance the common interest in fighting terrorism and

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Germany, Turkey to discuss impasse over visiting troops

Germany’s foreign minister is meeting with his Turkish counterpart in an attempt to overcome an impasse over Turkey’s refusal to allow German lawmakers visit troops stationed at a Turkish air base.Turkey blocked the visit to Incirlik Air Base, angered by German authorities’ decision to grant asylum to soldiers Turkey accuses of participating in last year’s failed coup. Germany is

Nepal too joins OBOR, China experts say India must reconsider stance

Nepal too joins OBOR, China experts say India must reconsider stance. Nepal formally signed the One Belt One Road framework agreement Friday, leaving India the only country in South Asia not involved in China’s ambitious economic strategy. Following the announcement on Nepal’s entry, foreign policy experts in China said this will force India to follow

Trump to receive Russia’s foreign minister this week

Trump to receive Russia’s foreign minister this week. Washington, May 10 (IANS) US President Donald Trump will receive Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov here on Wednesday, according to the White House.This will be the highest level of contact between Trump and the Kremlin since the former’s arrival in the White House on January 20, according

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Venu Rajamony appointed India’s Ambassador to Netherlands

Press Secretary to President Pranab Mukherjee and senior diplomat Venu Rajamony has been appointed India’s Ambassador to the Netherlands. Rajamony will also be India’s Permanent Representative to the Organisation for Prevention of Chemical Weapons based in The Hague and cover the International Court of Justice, the Permanent Court of Arbitration and other international organisations based

Goa is epitome of India’s bright future: Chinese Foreign Minister

Panaji: Goa is the epitome of the future of India and the upcoming BRICS summit there will place the coastal state at an even bigger global stage, Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi said on Friday. “Goa has a time honoured history, beautiful landscape rich resources and hardworking people and is one of the most developed states

Suu Kyi to visit China

Beijing: Myanmar Foreign Minister Aung San Suu Kyi will on August 17 visit China for four days, her first one to Beijing after taking office, a media report said on Wednesday. Suu Kyi will be welcomed by Chinese President Xi Jinping and Prime Minister Li Keqiang, Efe news reported. Suu Kyi, currently the de facto