Acknowledging "legitimate terrorism concerns and threats" in South Asia, US says it continues to welcome and encourage efforts by India and Pakistan to work bilaterally to solve very difficult, complicated issues between them.
Pakistan on Tuesday hit back at India for setting conditions for the resumption of talks, calling it "ironical".
Essentially it will have to be Pakistan’s call whether to make Jaishankar’s Islamabad visit a roaring success or a moderate success simply because it would be structured in such a fashion that it would have zero chances of failure.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday held bilateral talks with all Heads of Government and State attending the 18th SAARC Summit in Kathmandu with Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif the only conspicuous exemption.
No US President has been chief guest at Indian Republic Day celebrations ever before. It also shows PM Modi’s uncanny abilities of thinking the unthinkable.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday held talks with US President Barack Obama on "substantive" bilateral, regional and international issues including defence, security, trade and situation in West Asia in view of threat by Islamic State militants.
Senior diplomats from South Korea and Japan will hold talks about Tokyo's sexual enslavement of Korean women during the Second World War.
PM Nawaz Sharif's favourite mangoes, of the Sundari and chausa variety, found their way to 5, Race Course Road as peace offerings.
A 150 metres long tunnel was recently discovered near the Indo-Pak border was apparently aimed at infiltrating terrorists
While the bone of contention is Kashmir, people in the state are unhappy over what is being called a knee-jerk reaction by the government to cancel talks. In the midst of clashes between Delhi and Islamabad it is the people who suffer.
Under this strategy of withdrawing US military, economic and human resources from Middle East wars and deploying them to emerging Asia -- referred to as a "rebalancing" -- Washington plans to move more than 2,500 Marines to the northern city of Darwin by 2016-17.
External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Thursday held talks with her Bangladeshi counterpart Abul Hassan Mahmood Ali on key bilateral issues.
PM Narendra Modi raised issues of terror and the trial in Mumbai attack case in his first bilateral meeting with Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif.
Sharif, who is coming to India to attend the swearing-in ceremony of the prime minister-elect is coming with a special delegation, which includes his advisor Sartaj Aziz, special assistant Tariq Fatemi and foreign secretary Aizaz Chaudhry.
The Bilateral Security Agreement (BSA) between the United States and Afghanistan continues to be suspended, a US official has said hoping that the talks would resume soon and the two countries would be able to sign the agreement before the November deadline
"Without a doubt, the world benefits from close cooperation and collaboration between the US and India," Albright said yesterday