Blank Banner Dove Square

Pakistan

China\'s Hambantota Deal Is Bad News For Both Pakistan And India
China's Hambantota Deal Is Bad News For Both Pakistan And India

The taking over of Hambantota by Beijing is bad news for both Pakistan and India -- for different reasons.For Pakistan, the deal will serve as a model for the future of CPEC (China–Pakistan Economic Corridor), a huge transportation network connecting China to the Arabian Sea at Pakistan’s Gwadar Port. Like Hambantota, CPEC started with loans that will eventually…

Forbes - Aug 03 16:20 GMT - more ... [ Tags: India, Pakistan, China ]

Pakistan Naval ships on goodwill visit to Sri Lanka
Pakistan Naval ships on goodwill visit to Sri Lanka

Two Pakistani naval ships are in Sri Lanka on a 5-day goodwill visit, signalling strong political, diplomatic and defence ties between the two countries. PMSS Dasht and PNS Zulfiquar arrived here on May 3 and May 4 respectively. Pakistan and Sri Lanka enjoy close friendly relations which has been demonstrated time-to-time, Pakistan's High Commission said in a…

ET - May 05 10:33 GMT - more ... [ Tags: India, Colombo, Pakistan ]

Gary Anandasangaree
  • Regional affairs: Pakistan, Sri Lanka face similar challenges: Nisar

    Regional affairs: Pakistan, Sri Lanka face similar challenges: Nisar

    Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan has said that stronger Pak-Sri Lankan partnership is the key to promoting greater cooperation in the region and strengthening regional platforms. “This partnership is a bulwark” against the challenges facing the region – including the issues of terrorism and poverty – serving to ward off any self-assumed notion of…

    The Tribune - Jun 23 13:21 GMT - more ...
    [ Tags: Politics, World, Pakistan ]

  • Pakistan’s National Defence University Delegation in Sri Lanka

    Pakistan’s National Defence University Delegation in Sri Lanka

    An 18-member high-powered delegation from the National Defense University (NDU) of Pakistan, led by Commodore Shahid Sohail, is currently visiting Sri Lanka on a week-long foreign study tour from April 23 to 28, 2017. The delegation comprises of senior officers from Pakistan’s Armed Forces, Civil Services and Officers from Germany and Nepal, who are undergoing…

    LBO - Apr 25 15:41 GMT - more ...
    [ Tags: India, SriLanka, Pakistan ]

  • Pak Envoy reviews progress on Pakistan Housing Project in North

    Pak Envoy reviews progress on Pakistan Housing Project in North

    The High Commissioner of Pakistan in Sri Lanka Maj. Gen. (R) Syed Shakeel Hussain visited North to review the progress on Pakistani funded Housing Project consisting of 230 houses for war affected families of District Mannar. Minister for Commerce and Industry Rishad Bathiudeen was also present on the occasion. While addressing the gathering at Puthukudiyiruppu…

    Sunday Times - Nov 08 13:41 GMT - more ...
    [ Tags: SriLanka, Pakistan, WarCrimes ]

  • Another jolt to Pakistan as Sri Lanka pulls out of SAARC Summit

    Another jolt to Pakistan as Sri Lanka pulls out of SAARC Summit

    Backing a call for postponing the 19th South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) Summit in Pakistan, Sri Lanka on Friday said the prevailing environment in the region was not conducive for holding the event. The island nation’s comments come days after Bangladesh, Bhutan and Afghanistan expressed their decision to stay away from the November summit…

    Hindu - Sep 30 18:12 GMT - more ...
    [ Tags: India, SriLanka, Pakistan ]

  • Pakistani Air Chief in Sri Lanka

    Pakistani Air Chief in Sri Lanka

    Chief of Air Staff of Pakistan Air Chief Marshal Sohail Aman arrived in Sri Lanka this morning on a two day official visit on the invitation of the Air Force Commander Air Marshal G.P Bulattsinghala.Pakistan High Commission in Colombo stated that the visit of Pakistan’s Air Chief underscores the historic ties and friendly cooperation between the two countries. The…

    Daily Mirror - Aug 07 10:02 GMT - more ...
    [ Tags: SLMilitary, Pakistan, WarCrimes ]

  • Pakistan National Defence University delegation visits Sri Lanka

    Pakistan National Defence University delegation visits Sri Lanka

    A 19-member delegation from the National Defense University (NDU) Pakistan led by Lt. Gen. Nazir Ahmed Butt, HI (M) is currently visiting Sri Lanka, Pakistan embassy in Sri Lanka said. The Delegation comprises of senior officers from Pakistan’s Armed Forces and Civil Services as well as Officers from Turkey, Iran, Nigeria and Sudan who are undergoing National…

    Sunday Times - Apr 26 16:57 GMT - more ...
    [ Tags: SriLanka, Pakistan, WarCrimes ]

  • Sri Lanka’s balancing act between India and Pakistan

    Sri Lanka’s balancing act between India and Pakistan

    After coming to power, Sri Lanka’s President Maithripala Sirisena and Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe had been busy mending fences with countries in the West and South Asia that got snubbed during the rule of former president Mahinda Rajapaksa. While renewing Sri Lanka’s ties with the world, they paid special attention to balance their ties between India and…

    Asia Times - Jan 29 12:47 GMT - more ...
    [ Tags: Politics, India, Pakistan ]

  • Sri Lanka to Buy 8 Sino-Pak JF-17 Fighter Jets

    Sri Lanka to Buy 8 Sino-Pak JF-17 Fighter Jets

    During a three-day state visit to Sri Lanka, Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena and Pakistan’s Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif sealed a landmark deal for the purchase of eight Pakistan Aeronautical Complex/Chengdu Aircraft Industry Corporation (PAC/CAC) JF-17 Thunder combat aircraft. This defense deal would make Sri Lanka the first international customer of…

    The Diplomat - Jan 07 15:31 GMT - more ...
    [ Tags: HumanRights, Pakistan ]

  • Sri Lanka thanks Pakistan for help in wiping out terror

    Sri Lanka thanks Pakistan for help in wiping out terror

    The Sri Lankan president thanked Pakistan on Tuesday for helping the island nation root out terrorism from its soil, saying the government and its people were thankful to Pakistan for its assistance. Sri Lanka is said to be the only country in the world to have defeated terrorism. Pakistan was a key supplier of weapons and aircraft for Sri Lanka’s military in its…

    The Express Tribune - Jan 06 14:42 GMT - more ...
    [ Tags: Pakistan, WarCrimes ]

  • Pakistan has always been a steadfast friend of Lanka: Maithri

    Pakistan has always been a steadfast friend of Lanka: Maithri

    President Maithripala Sirisena said that Sri Lanka cannot forget the cooperation extended by the Pakistani Government for Sri Lanka's development as well as during the civil war in relations to national security. He said Pakistan has always been a steadfast friend of Sri Lanka. He made these observations speaking at the ceremony held at the Presidential…

    Sunday Times - Jan 05 11:26 GMT - more ...
    [ Tags: SriLanka, Economy, Pakistan ]

    Related:
      - Lanka, Pakistan ink eight bilateral instruments - Sunday Times
  • Kashmir Black Day to be observed in Sri Lanka

    The Kashmir Study Forum and Pakistani community in Sri Lanka with support of Sri Lankan friends will be organising a peaceful assembly today (27) at 11 a.m. opposite the United Nations Office at Baudaloka Mawatha to mark Kashmir Black Day. A memorandum urging the UN to play its role to resolve the oldest unresolved dispute on the UN agenda since 1947 will also be…

    DP - Oct 27 13:37 GMT - more ...
    [ Tags: India, SriLanka, Pakistan ]

  • Sri Lanka, Pakistan aim for USD 1 billion trade volume

    Sri Lanka and Pakistan expect to push their annual bilateral trade volume to USD 1 billion, up from the 2014 figure of USD 350 million, the Pakistani envoy here has said. Syed Shakeel Hussain said the two countries were aiming to wrap up the next Joint Economic Commission (JEC) session in Islamabad at the earliest. "We want to expedite the next Joint Economic…

    PTI - May 28 12:42 GMT - more ...
    [ Tags: USA, Economy, Pakistan ]

  • Pakistan, Sri Lanka sign nuclear agreement

    Pakistan, Sri Lanka sign nuclear agreement

    Sri Lanka and Pakistan signed six agreements, including one on atomic energy, on Monday, the two countries’ leaders said, as the strategically important island looks to build its first nuclear plant. Details of the agreement were not immediately available but it comes after Sri Lanka signed a pact with India in February to build its atomic energy infrastructure,…

    AFP - Apr 06 13:29 GMT - more ...
    [ Tags: Pakistan ]

    Related:
      - Sri Lanka, Pakistan sign six MoUs to enhance cooperation - IANS
  • The Lanka question

    The Lanka question

    New Delhi has lots to explain when Mohinder Rajpaksa was reelected as Sri Lanka’s President for the second time. India had supplied him small arms which he liberally used to kill the Tamils, the largest minority in that country. He should have been tried for war crimes because he killed 40,000 Tamils in cold blood even after the surrender by what was then called the…

    Pakistan Today - Jan 28 03:05 GMT - more ...
    [ Tags: India, Pakistan, WarCrimes ]

  • Sri Lanka-born ISI Spy Gets 5-yr Term in Counterfeit Case

    Sri Lanka-born ISI Spy Gets 5-yr Term in Counterfeit Case

    Sri Lankan national and suspected ISI agent, Zahir Hussain, whose arrest in April had led to the unearthing of a Pakistan spy network here, was convicted for five years by a special court here for smuggling counterfeit currency. Special judge M Moni pronounced the verdict, a day after Hussain pleaded guilty in the court, confessing that he had entered India at the…

    NIE - Nov 29 12:55 GMT - more ...
    [ Tags: India, SriLanka, Pakistan ]

  • Pakistani Cadets in Sri Lanka

    Pakistani Cadets in Sri Lanka

    A group of 18 cadets of Pakistan's Cadet Corps, visiting Sri Lanka on the invitation of Sri Lankan Cadet Corps to participate in Herman Loos & De Zoysa Annual Championship, called on the High Commissioner of Pakistan Maj. Gen. (R) Qasim Qureshi at the High Commission of Pakistan. Commander Aftab Ahmed, Group Leader of the visiting cadets, presented a souvenir to …

    GoSL - Oct 15 10:07 GMT - more ...
    [ Tags: India, SriLanka, Pakistan ]

  • Pakistan initiates housing project for rehabilitation of war affectees in Sri Lanka

    Pakistan initiates housing project for rehabilitation of war affectees in Sri Lanka

    Pakistan has initiated a housing project for the rehabilitation of war affected homeless people of Northern Province of Sri Lanka. In this regard, High Commissioner of Pakistan Major Gen. (Retd) Qasim Qureshi handed over a cheque of US $1 million to Sri Lankan Minister of Economic Development Basil Rajapaksa in Colombo. The donation will be utilized by the Sri…

    Nation - Oct 09 15:28 GMT - more ...
    [ Tags: India, SriLanka, Pakistan ]

  • Pama advises caution over trade accord with Sri Lanka

    Pama advises caution over trade accord with Sri Lanka

    The Pakistan Automotive Manufacturers Association (Pama) has urged the government to tread carefully on trade agreement with Sri Lanka as it indirectly provides market access to India which using joint ventures will dump its subsidised products in Pakistan.Meanwhile, Sri Lanka will not issue certificates of origin for these products for export to Pakistan under the…

    Dawn - Oct 03 09:47 GMT - more ...
    [ Tags: India, SriLanka, Pakistan ]

Blank Banner

CANADIAN NEWS

FOLLOW US ON

FACEBOOK

TWITTER

  • Sed feugiat augue faucibus libero ultricies, eget condimentum nisi pulvinar. Donec pharetra neque et odio tempor mattis.

  • Sed feugiat augue faucibus libero ultricies, eget condimentum nisi pulvinar. Donec pharetra neque et odio tempor mattis.

  • Sed feugiat augue faucibus libero ultricies, eget condimentum nisi pulvinar. Donec pharetra neque et odio tempor mattis.

NEWS ROOM

EVENTS

VIDEO

TAMIL FEST 2017