Day archives: March 3rd, 2017

Indonesians Air Grievances With Saudi King During Historic Visit

Indonesians Air Grievances With Saudi King During Historic Visit March 03, 2017 10:00 AM Indonesian President Joko Widodo (R) assists Saudi King Salman (C) as they walk during their meeting at the presidential palace in Bogor, West Java, Indonesia, March 1, 2017. JAKARTA — As Saudi Arabia and Indonesia signed a $1 billion investment deal …

Indian federal government representatives will meet the Dalai Lama when he visits a sensitive border region controlled by India but claimed by China, officials said, despite a warning from Beijing that it would damage ties. India says the Tibetan spiritual leader will make a religious trip to Arunachal Pradesh next month, and as a secular …

Kulbhushan Yadav will not be extradited, Sartaj assures lawmakers

Kulbhushan Yadav will not be extradited, Sartaj assures lawmakers By APP ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister’s Adviser on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz on Friday informed lawmakers in Senate that the government does not plan on extraditing Indian spy Kulbhushan Yadav. Briefing lawmakers in the Upper House of Parliament, Aziz rejected reports that the Indian spy will be released …

FATA to be amalgamated with K-P

Published: March 3, 2017  ISLAMABAD: In a turning point development, the federal cabinet on Thursday permitted the recommendations of the Fata reforms committee which, besides other things, envisages merger of Fata with adjoining Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa over the next five years. The cabinet also decided to repeal the Frontier Crimes Regulation (FCR), the most contentious set of …