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Summit to nowhere: SAARC won't fly as long as Pakistan is on board

Nov 26, 2014

Summit to nowhere: SAARC won't fly as long as Pakistan is on board

The SAARC summit now underway in Nepal will not deliver any major results because of Pakistan's decision to play spoilsport. No economic bloc can take off without key belligerents agreeing to a political deal before signing up. #World #India #Sri Lanka #Pakistan #Bangladesh #diplomacy #InMyOpinion #Nawaz Sharif #Sheikh Hasina #The Neighbourhood #MEA #External Affairs Ministry #Saarc Summit #SAARC #Pakistan PM #Syed Akbaruddin #India-Pakistan Ties #PM Narendra Modi #SAARC connectivity agreements
Coverage of Modi at SAARC shows all that's wrong with TV news

Nov 26, 2014

Coverage of Modi at SAARC shows all that's wrong with TV news

With PM Narendra Modi and his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif sharing the same platform at SAARC, the stage was set for some high-octane drama. #Sri Lanka #Narendra Modi #NewsTracker #Mahinda Rajapaksa #Nepal #Nawaz Sharif #Kathmandu #South Asia #Saarc Summit #SAARC
PM Modi thanks Rajapaksa for releasing 5 fishermen who were awarded death sentence

Nov 26, 2014

PM Modi thanks Rajapaksa for releasing 5 fishermen who were awarded death sentence

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday held a bilateral meeting with Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa during which he thanked him for pardoning and sending back five Indian fishermen, who were sentenced to death for alleged drug trafficking. #India #Sri Lanka #NewsTracker #Mahinda Rajapaksa #Death sentence #SAARC #Indian fishermen #drug trafficking #PM Modi
Sri Lanka won't do anything to jeopardise relationship with India, Sushma Swaraj tells LS

Nov 26, 2014

Sri Lanka won't do anything to jeopardise relationship with India, Sushma Swaraj tells LS

Sri Lanka has reassured that it would not do anything against the security interest of India, the government on Wednesday said, in the backdrop of visits by a Chinese submarine to Colombo port. #India #Sri Lanka #sushma swaraj #NewsTracker #Lok Sabha #Colombo #security interest
At SAARC summit, PM Modi seeks concerted efforts to combat terrorism

Nov 26, 2014

At SAARC summit, PM Modi seeks concerted efforts to combat terrorism

PM Modi sought efforts to combat terrorism and transnational crimes which were identified as a major challenge by most of SAARC leaders at the 18th Summit. #Prime Minister #Sri Lanka #Narendra Modi #Bangladesh #NewsTracker #Nepal #TheySaidIt #Bhutan #Saarc Summit #18th SAARC Summit
SAARC Live: No formal India-Pakistan talks, confirms MEA

Nov 26, 2014

SAARC Live: No formal India-Pakistan talks, confirms MEA

Leaders have started arriving in Nepal for the SAARC summit that would be held on 26 to 27 November. We cover the event live. #India #Terrorism #Sri Lanka #Pakistan #sushma swaraj #Narendra Modi #NewsTracker #Nepal #Kathmandu #SAARC #SAARC Live
India still feels the endless pain of the lives lost in 26/11: PM Modi tells SAARC leaders

Nov 26, 2014

India still feels the endless pain of the lives lost in 26/11: PM Modi tells SAARC leaders

PM Narendra Modi told SAARC leaders that India feels the "endless pain" of lost lives and urged the eight-nation grouping to combat terorism unitedly. #World #India #Sri Lanka #Pakistan #26/11 #Bangladesh #Nepal #TheySaidIt #Nawaz Sharif #Kathmandu #Mumbai Terror attack #SAARC #Pakistan PM #PM Narendra Modi
Tamil Nadu CM writes to PM Modi requesting release of fishermen in Sri Lanka jails

Nov 24, 2014

Tamil Nadu CM writes to PM Modi requesting release of fishermen in Sri Lanka jails

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister O. Panneerselvam Monday requested Prime Minister Narendra Modi to instruct the external affairs ministry to secure the release of 38 Indian fishermen from Sri Lankan jails. #Sri Lanka #Narendra Modi #NewsTracker #Ministry of External Affairs #Tamil Nadu Chief Minister #Jails #Indian fishermen #PM Modi #O Panneerselvam #38 fishermen
CPI charges BJP with politicising the fishermen issue

Nov 22, 2014

CPI charges BJP with politicising the fishermen issue

CPI today charged the BJP with politicising the release of five fishermen of Tamil Nadu who were sentenced to death by a Sri Lankan court on drug trafficking charges. #Tamil Nadu #BJP #Sri Lanka #Puducherry #Fisherman #drug trafficking charges