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Shobhaa De rubbishes Abdul Basit's claim that he influenced her to write article 'advocating plebiscite' in Kashmir
Basit had said that he had managed to influence Shobhaa De to write the 2016 article titled 'Burhan Wani is dead but he'll live on till we find out what Kashmir really wants'.
India is trying to sabotage the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) project through its intelligence agency RAW, a senior Pakistani military officer said on Tuesday.
Pakistan's new high commissioner Sohail Mahmood met External Affairs minister Sushma Swaraj in New Delhi on Saturday
Pakistan should end apologetic stance over Kashmir, use diplomacy to revive issue internationally, says Abdul Basit
Pakistan should abandon its apologetic stance and move towards active diplomacy to revive the Kashmir issue at international forums, Islamabad's former ambassador to India Abdul Basit said.
Even as Pakistan extended the house arrest of Jamaat-ud-Dawa (JuD) chief Hafiz Saeed by two months on Monday, reports started wriggling in about Saeed wanting to rebrand his terror outfit to launch it as a political party.
Pakistan's Abdul Basit says Hizb chief not a global terrorist: 'Syed Salahuddin struggling for Kashmir's right to self-determination'
Refusing to accept Syed Salahuddin as a global terrorist, outgoing Pakistan High Commissioner to India Abdul Basit on Wednesday said that Salahuddin is waging a “struggle for the right to self-determination” of the people of Jammu and Kashmir.
Outgoing Pakistani envoy Abdul Basit says India-Pakistan dialogue is pre-requisite to mend relations
Outgoing Pakistani High Commissioner Abdul Basit Saturday said a dialogue between India and Pakistan was a "pre-requisite" and a "necessity" to mend relations between the neighbours, which might require "give and take" from both sides
To understand China's discomfort with the Modi-led NDA government, we need to look beyond the immediate and trace the prime minister's course of action since getting elected to the chair in 2014.
Kulbhushan Jadhav case: Pakistan not 'embarrassed' by ICJ ruling, says it will allow consular access on 'merit basis'
Pakistan on Tuesday said that it is not embarrassed by the International Court of Justice (ICJ) ruling on Kulbhushan Jadhav, the Indian national who was sentenced to death by a Pakistani military court on alleged espionage charges, and that consular access will be provided to him on the basis of merit.
Pakistan's High Commissioner to India Abdul Basit on Tuesday said that Kulbhushan Jadhav, the Indian national who was sentenced to death by a Pakistani military court on alleged espionage charges, is alive.
Abdul Basit's tenure as Pakistan's High Commissioner to India saw heightened tensions, no movement on bilateral talks
With no major breakthrough in bilateral ties, Basit's tenure will remain unremarkable to say the least.
Sohail Mahmood set to be Pakistan's High Commissioner to India: All you need to know about the diplomat
Amid the deterioration in the bilateral ties between India and Pakistan, New Delhi is set to get a new envoy from Islamabad. Sohail Mahmood is all set to succeed Abdul Basit as the next Pakistani High Commissioner to India
Strongly protesting the mutilation of two soldiers in the Krishnaghati sector , the Ministry of External Affairs on Wednesday reiterated that the barbaric act had been committed by Pakistan Army.
Pakistan welcomes Turkey's offer to intervene in Kashmir, says issue needs to be urgent gobal attention
Sartaj Aziz, the Advisor on Foreign Affairs to Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, also said India's bid "to portray the indigenous uprising in Kashmir as terrorism has been rejected" globally.
Indian High Commissioner Gautam Bambawale will be meeting Pakistan Foreign Secretary Tehmina Janjua to discuss the Kulbhushan Jadhav issue on Wednesday.
The Pakistan high commissioner noted that the pattern in India-Pakistan ties was "one step forward and two steps backward".
Pakistan on Monday rejected India's assertion that it is violating a bilateral pact by not giving access to retired Indian Navy officer Kulbhushan Jadhav, who has been sentenced to death by a military court there.
Kulbhushan Jadhav sentenced to death: Hanging retd Indian officer will be premeditated murder, claims India
India on Monday said that if Pakistan hanged alleged Indian spy Kulbhushan Jadhav, it will be considered "a case of premeditated murder".
Pakistan is mulling options to replace its hawkish envoy to India, Abdul Basit, after his tussle with the decisions-makers in Islamabad following the elevation of his junior Tehmina Janjua as Foreign Secretary.
The only issue of dispute between India and Pakistan as far as Jammu and Kashmir is concerned is the illegal occupation of PoK and Gilgit-Baltistan by Pakistan, the government said on Thursday.