Day archives: March 22nd, 2017

Pakistan India water Dispute

Islamabad believes in peaceful resolution Despite the pressure from local administrations inside Pakistan’s Punjab and Indian Punjab, in the past, to assert claims to national territory right up to the boundary and to forcibly take control of canal head works located on the border, the higher authorities instead opted to flexible working arrangements and mutual …

Musharraf wanted an underhand deal in 2007: Nawaz Sharif

Musharraf wanted an underhand deal in 2007: Nawaz Sharif Asif Bhatti March 21, 2017 ISLAMABAD:The PM was addressing a Pakistan Muslime League-Nawaz parliamentary leaders’ session. He said that the ex-military ruler sent an indirect message that he is interested in solving issues. The premier said that he doesn’t believe in clandestine deals. He said that …

India agrees to modify plan of Miyar project

 ISLAMABAD:The two-day Pak-India talks at the Permanent Commission for Indus Waters (PCIW) ended here on Tuesday, with India agreeing to change the design of its 120 MW Miyar hydropower project, Pakistan Commissioner for Indus Waters Mirza Asif Baig told The News. “Pakistan forcefully raised its objections to the design of the Miyar project with convincing …