India not responding ‘positively’ despite Pakistan’s initiatives, Qureshi tells NA

ISLAMABAD: Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi said on Monday that India is not ready to respond ‘positively’ despite Pakistan’s initiatives, ARY News reported. Expressing his views at the floor of the National assembly, he said there is no way out except for negotiation when it comes to relations between the two nuclear countries Pakistan and […]

Afghanistan reluctant to provide details of Pakistani inmates: FM Qureshi

ISLAMABAD: Expressing grief and agony over the Afghan government’s attitude, the Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi has said that Kabul is reluctant to provide the details of Pakistani inmates in their jails. Addressing the National Assembly, Shah Mehmood Qureshi said that the government made several contacts with the Afghan officials over the prisoners’ issue but […]

Qureshi hopes Pak-US ties to soon be back on track

Web Desk On Dec 9, 2018 Last updated Dec 9, 2018 ISLAMABAD: Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi on Sunday hoped that relations between Pakistan and the United States (US) will soon be back on track and added that American President Donald Trump hailed the role of Islamabad in Afghan peace process and sought support for […]

Foreign Office will continue to act as first line of defence: FM Qureshi

Web Desk On Dec 6, 2018 Last updated Dec 6, 2018 ISLAMABAD: Reinvigorating his ministry’s resolve, Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi said, “we will continue to act as the first line of defence.”   According to details, Mr. Qureshi tweeted on Thursday while boastfully mentioning the achievements of the foreign ministry and acknowledgment of their efforts from […]

Govt committed to resolve issues of GB people: FM Qureshi

ISLAMABAD: Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi has said that the government is committed to provide full assistance for welfare of the people of Gilgit-Baltistan. Talking to Gilgit-Baltistan (GB) Governor Raja Jalal Hussain, who called on him at his office on Wednesday in federal capital, Shah Mehmood Qureshi assured him to resolve the problems being faced […]

100 days of Khan: The diplomatic achievements of PTI government

Prime Minister Imran Khan’s government celebrated its achievements in the first 100 days in the power this week. It will be pertinent to see in the hindsight what the PTI government gained on the diplomatic front in the first 100 days. The diplomatic footprints of the new PTI government can be seen in Khan’s foreign […]

“Pakistan is an Islamic welfare state”, Qureshi responds to Indian COAS

MULTAN: Hitting back the Indian Army Chief over his recent remarks about Pakistan, Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi on Saturday said, “Pakistan is an Islamic welfare state, remarks can’t change our ideology.” Reacting over General Bipin Rawat’s statement that Pakistan needs to be a secular country to have better ties with India, Qureshi while talking to […]

All institutions on one page for talks with India: Qureshi

ISLAMABAD: Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi has said that all political parties and institutions in the country are on the same page for bilateral talks with India, ARY News reported on Thursday. Talking to Indian journalists who visited the Foreign Ministry after Kartarpur  Border Corridor ceremony, Mr. Qureshi emphasized that Pakistan wanted good relations with […]

Kartarpur Corridor is path to talks between India and Pakistan: Qureshi

ISLAMABAD: Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi in a media interview said that Kartarpur Corridor has been the road to talks between Pakistan and India, ARY News reported on Wednesday. In the interview ahead of the ground breaking of Kartarpur Corridor, Pakistan’s foreign minister said that this corridor is a path to minimize distances between the […]

Foreign minister holds meeting to discuss foreign policy

Web Desk On Nov 26, 2018 Last updated Nov 26, 2018 ISLAMABAD: Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi on Monday chaired a brainstorming session in Islamabad with the former senior foreign service officers for an exchange on Pakistan’s foreign policy issues. The session was attended by the foreign secretary and senior officials of the ministry. A […]