Mohammad Faisal

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Someone is trying to disrupt peace in J&K: Army Chief

21 Oct 2019

Someone is trying to disrupt peace in J&K: Army Chief

The condition in Jammu and Kashmir has been headlining news for quite some time now. Though the government claims there's no clampdown in the border state, things are far from normal.

Imran Khan to hold mega rally in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir today

13 Sep 2019

Imran Khan to hold mega rally in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir today

Amid brewing tensions between India and Pakistan, the latter nation's Prime Minister Imran Khan is all set to hold a "big jalsa" or public gathering to "express solidarity" towards residents of Kashmir.

Kartarpur talks hit roadblock, India rejects two demands of Pakistan

04 Sep 2019

Kartarpur talks hit roadblock, India rejects two demands of Pakistan

While tensions between India and Pakistan are flaring high, the two neighboring countries sat on the table to talk about the Kartarpur corridor, for the third time.

Kulbhushan Jadhav under pressure to repeat Pakistan's false narrative: India

03 Sep 2019

Kulbhushan Jadhav under pressure to repeat Pakistan's false narrative: India

Kulbhushan Jadhav, a former naval officer of India, is under extreme pressure to parrot Pakistan's false narrative, the Foreign Ministry said on Monday.

Pakistan offers consular access to Kulbhushan Jadhav, India accepts

02 Sep 2019

Pakistan offers consular access to Kulbhushan Jadhav, India accepts

After Pakistan offered consular access to Kulbhushan Jadhav, an Indian national who was captured by the neighboring country in 2016, New Delhi accepted the proposal, said reports.

Pakistan gives consular-access to Kulbhushan Jadhav "with conditions", India rejects

02 Aug 2019

Pakistan gives consular-access to Kulbhushan Jadhav "with conditions", India rejects

India has asked Pakistan to give "unimpeded" consular access to Kulbhushan Jadhav, toeing the line of last month's verdict of International Court of Justice (ICJ).

Pakistan open to Azhar's listing as terrorist, but conditions apply

29 Apr 2019

Pakistan open to Azhar's listing as terrorist, but conditions apply

On Sunday, Pakistan Foreign Ministry spokesperson Mohammad Faisal said his country is fine with Masood Azhar's listing in UN as a terrorist, as long as the development is not related to Pulwama attack.

Kartarpur corridor: India, Pakistan hold first meeting; release joint statement

14 Mar 2019

Kartarpur corridor: India, Pakistan hold first meeting; release joint statement

Amid bitter relations between India and Pakistan, officials from both the countries met on the Indian side of Attari-Wagah border on Thursday to discuss modalities for setting up the Kartarpur corridor.

Pulwama aftermath: Pakistan recalls envoy for 'consultations', follows India's footsteps

18 Feb 2019

Pulwama aftermath: Pakistan recalls envoy for 'consultations', follows India's footsteps

Days after India recalled its ambassador from Islamabad for consultations after the Pulwama attack, Pakistan did the same on Monday.

PM Modi won't attend SAARC Summit, Sushma Swaraj clarifies

28 Nov 2018

PM Modi won't attend SAARC Summit, Sushma Swaraj clarifies

Sushma Swaraj, External Affairs Minister, has clarified that Prime Minister Narendra Modi will not attend the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) in Pakistan until cross-border terrorism is stopped.

Pakistan to invite PM Modi to attend SAARC summit

27 Nov 2018

Pakistan to invite PM Modi to attend SAARC summit

Pakistan has announced that it will invite PM Narendra Modi to the country for attending the upcoming South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) summit, reported the country's Dawn News.

Reports of Aasia Bibi leaving Pakistan fake news: Pakistan Authorities

08 Nov 2018

Reports of Aasia Bibi leaving Pakistan fake news: Pakistan Authorities

Pakistani authorities today rejected the reports as "fake news" that a Christian woman who was released from a jail a week after the Supreme Court overturned her conviction and death sentence for blasphemy has left for the Netherlands.

Imran Khan seeks resumption of peace in letter to Modi

20 Sep 2018

Imran Khan seeks resumption of peace in letter to Modi

Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan has written to PM Narendra Modi, seeking resumption of peaceful dialogue between the two neighboring countries.

Pakistan leaders remember Vajpayee for his Indo-Pak peace agenda

17 Aug 2018

Pakistan leaders remember Vajpayee for his Indo-Pak peace agenda

The Pakistan Government and its top leaders have paid respects to Atal Bihari Vajpayee and said the former Indian Prime Minister contributed to bringing a change in bilateral ties and remained a key supporter of regional cooperation for development.

Pakistan's humanitarian gesture: 30 Indian prisoners, including 27 fishermen, released

14 Aug 2018

Pakistan's humanitarian gesture: 30 Indian prisoners, including 27 fishermen, released

Pakistan yesterday released 30 Indian prisoners, including 27 fishermen, from jail as a goodwill gesture, a day before Pakistan's Independence Day.

Despite video proof, Pakistan denies surgical strikes calling it 'farcical'

29 Jun 2018

Despite video proof, Pakistan denies surgical strikes calling it 'farcical'

Reacting to videos of September 2016 surgical strikes which aired on Indian news channels on Wednesday, Pakistan has once again said that no operation happened in Pakistan Occupied Kashmir (PoK).

Pakistan calls back Indian envoy after alleged harassment incidents

15 Mar 2018

Pakistan calls back Indian envoy after alleged harassment incidents

Pakistan recalled its High Commissioner to India, Sohail Mahmood, to discuss the increased incidents of alleged intimidation.

Kulbhushan Jadhav's wife's shoes had something 'metallic', says Pakistan

27 Dec 2017

Kulbhushan Jadhav's wife's shoes had something 'metallic', says Pakistan

The shoes of Kulbhushan Jadhav's wife Chetankul seem to have triggered a diplomatic spat between India and Pakistan.

Heightened India-Pakistan tension over Jadhav, soldiers' killing

27 Dec 2017

Heightened India-Pakistan tension over Jadhav, soldiers' killing

Last year, India-Pakistan relations were tense. Friction had risen after the January'16 Pathankot attack, which was followed by the Burhan Wani fallout, Uri attack, "surgical strikes", increased ceasefire violations and terror activities.

India accuses Pakistan of "mischievous intent" behind Jadhav's family meeting

26 Dec 2017

India accuses Pakistan of "mischievous intent" behind Jadhav's family meeting

A day after meeting Kulbhushan Jadhav in Pakistani custody, his mother and wife met External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj in New Delhi.

Pakistan: Kulbhushan Jadhav won't be executed immediately, will meet wife

22 Dec 2017

Pakistan: Kulbhushan Jadhav won't be executed immediately, will meet wife

Pakistan's foreign office spokesman Muhammad Faisal has said the alleged Indian spy Kulbhushan Jadhav "is under no threat of immediate execution" as his mercy petitions are still pending.

Pakistan yet to guarantee security of Kulbhushan Jadhav's family

01 Dec 2017

Pakistan yet to guarantee security of Kulbhushan Jadhav's family

Pakistan still hasn't responded to India's request for a "sovereign guarantee" of security for Kulbushan Jadhav's mother and wife, when they visit Pakistan.

India to Pakistan: Promise you won't play dirty with Mrs.Jadhav

24 Nov 2017

India to Pakistan: Promise you won't play dirty with Mrs.Jadhav

Pakistan recently agreed to facilitate a meeting between alleged Indian spy Kulbhushan Jadhav and his wife.

Pakistan Defence's Twitter account suspended for morphed anti-India photos

19 Nov 2017

Pakistan Defence's Twitter account suspended for morphed anti-India photos

The Twitter account of the Pakistan Defence Forum, a long-running portal dedicated to Pakistan's armed forces, has been suspended shortly after posting fake anti-India news.

Pakistan agrees to let Kulbhushan Jadhav's wife visit him

11 Nov 2017

Pakistan agrees to let Kulbhushan Jadhav's wife visit him

In a surprise move, Pakistan has offered to arrange a meeting between Kulbhushan Jadhav and his wife.