Search Result
You searched for "SAARC Summit"
  • India rejects Pakistan's invitation to attend SAARC Summit
    World NewsIndia rejects Pakistan's invitation to attend SAARC Summit

    India won't attend the proposed Saarc Summit in Pakistan and there will be no dialogue with Islamabad until it stops sponsoring terrorism, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj announced on Wednesday.

    8 months ago
  • Pakistan to invite PM Narendra Modi for SAARC summit
    World NewsPakistan to invite PM Narendra Modi for SAARC summit

    Pakistan foreign office spokesperson on Wednesday said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi will be invited for the upcoming SAARC summit; India had boycotted the event in 2016 citing "cross-border terror attacks".

    8 months ago
  • India rejects Pakistan's plea for hosting Saarc Summit
    India NewsIndia rejects Pakistan's plea for hosting Saarc Summit

    Asserting that terror and talks cannot go together, India on Thursday rejected new Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan's proposal for holding a Saarc Summit in Islamabad. India, however, accepted Islamabad's request for a meeting of the foreign ministers on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly session later this month.

    10 months ago
  • One voice against terrorism pushes Pakistan to call off SAARC summit
    World NewsOne voice against terrorism pushes Pakistan to call off SAARC summit

    India, Sri Lanka, Afghanistan, Nepal, Bhutan and Bangladesh came united voicing their concern over the rising terrorism and decided to boycott SAARC Summit scheduled for 9-10 November in Pakistan, which has been framed as heaven for terrorists.

    3 years ago
  • After India's boycott, SAARC Summit unlikely in Pakistan
    PoliticsAfter India's boycott, SAARC Summit unlikely in Pakistan

    With 4 nations - India, Afghanistan, Bangladesh and Bhutan - deciding to pull out, it has been learned that the 19th edition of SAARC Summit to be hosted by Pakistan in November is likely to be postponed with a new venue.

    3 years ago
  • SAARC Summit: Bangladesh, Bhutan and Afghanistan back India; not to attend meet in Pakistan
    PoliticsSAARC Summit: Bangladesh, Bhutan and Afghanistan back India; not to attend meet in Pakistan

    After India announced that it won't be taking part in SAARC Summit at Pakistan, neigbouring nations - Bangladesh, Bhutan and Afghanistan - have shown their support and have also decided to skip the meet.

    3 years ago
  • Boycott SAARC summit in Pakistan: Afghanistan tells India
    World NewsBoycott SAARC summit in Pakistan: Afghanistan tells India

    Lending support to India in raising voice against Pakistan, Afghanistan has suggested Modi’s nation to boycott upcoming SAARC summit in Islamabad over the host nation's role in “destabilising“ the neighbourhood.

    3 years ago
  • Stop glorifying terrorists, says Rajnath Singh at SAARC summit in Pakistan
    World NewsStop glorifying terrorists, says Rajnath Singh at SAARC summit in Pakistan

    Rajnath Singh in his address to the 7th SAARC Interiors Ministers Conference said terrorism continued to remain the biggest challenge and threat to the region. There were also reports that his speech was blacked out by the only media television allowed to cover SAARC meet.

    3 years ago
  • SAARC summit: Narendra Modi not to meet Nawaz Sharif
    World NewsSAARC summit: Narendra Modi not to meet Nawaz Sharif

    And finally the air has been cleared by Ministry of External Affairs that Prime Minister Narendra Modi will not be holding any bilateral talks with the Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif during his maiden visit to SAARC summit. Reports were buzzing that he may hold an unofficial meet with Sharif after Sushma Swaraj also hinted on its possibility. SAARC summit will begin on Wednesday and run for two consecutive days in Nepal.

    5 years ago
  • SAARC summit: PM Narendra Modi reaches Kathmandu
    India NewsSAARC summit: PM Narendra Modi reaches Kathmandu

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday landed in Kathmandu with an aim to inject new momentum to regional bloc SAARC during its two-day summit beginning on Wednesday. Moments before he left for the summit, PMO released a statement saying close relations with neighbours is a key priority for government. PM was accorded a warm welcome, a cultural performance and guard of honour as he arrived here.

    5 years ago