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Thursday, Nov 21, 2019

Foreign office

Aug 29, 2019 22:41
Pakistan’s Foreign Office spokesman Mohammad Faisal told a regular news briefing in Islamabad on Thursday that a meeting of technical experts of the two sides will be held at the zero point on the international border on August 30. read more
Aug 03, 2019 19:56
Noting the cancellation of Amarnath Yatra and New Delhi’s advice to tourists in the state, the revised advisory says the British high commission is monitoring the situation and asks Britons in the state to follow the advice of local authorities. read more
Jul 31, 2019 01:09
The ‘jatha’ or caravan of Indian pilgrims crossed over to Pakistan through the Wagah border crossing on Tuesday morning, the Foreign Office said. read more
Jul 19, 2019 09:00
In a late night statement, the Pakistan Foreign Office said it has informed Jadhav of his rights to consular access under the Vienna Convention. read more
Jul 17, 2019 21:41
The statement claimed that the Hague-based ICJ in its judgment did not accept India’s plea to “acquit\/release” Jadhav. read more
Jun 10, 2019 17:45
The US had long demanded this change in Pakistan’s visa policy and recently changed its own policy when Pakistan did not respond. read more
May 14, 2019 18:03
The issue of alleged persecution was raised during Foreign Office questions in the House of Commons, following which the Theresa May government said it would take up with Indian authorities. read more
May 08, 2019 23:54
The Foreign Office said: “the Indian forces along the Line of Control (LoC) and the Working Boundary (WB) are continuously targeting civilian populated areas with heavy weapons”. read more
Apr 26, 2019 13:21
Foreign Office officials told those at the briefing that the change to travel advice was not due to fresh intelligence but instead a necessary precaution. read more
Apr 15, 2019 20:03
Currently Pakistan’s ambassador to the United Arab Emirates, Khan was also in the race for the foreign secretary’s post though he is several rungs below Mahmood in the seniority list, the people cited above said. read more
Apr 05, 2019 17:19
The Foreign Office noted that 2018 was the deadliest year for journalists, with 99 killed, 348 detained and 60 taken hostage by non-state groups, adding that the panel would support countries to repeal outdated laws and strengthen mechanisms to protect... read more
Mar 29, 2019 23:54
According to the officials, even if Pakistan responds to India’s request for clarifications before April 2, a decision on the meeting will be made only after examining the response. read more
Mar 05, 2019 10:37
The Pakistan government has issued an order to streamline a process for the implementation of sanctions against individuals and entities of all banned outfits as designated by the UN Security Council, the Foreign Office announced. read more
Mar 02, 2019 20:04
Indian diplomats have long remarked that the Foreign Office is “stuck in the colonial past”, but there are signs of change: an Indian-origin British diplomat says he is grateful that Britain does not have an empire anymore and is not a superpower. read more
Mar 01, 2019 08:39
British Foreign Office minister Mark Field, who left for India on Thursday, told the House of Commons that diplomatic, military and other channels were being worked to help de-escalate the tense situation between India and Pakistan. read more