2017 July 03 - Part 2

Archive for July 3rd, 2017

Modi to Embrace India’s Growing Ties with Israel

July 3, 2017 |

India and Israel are expected to set up strategic partnerships on agriculture and water technology during Prime Minister Narendra Modi's groundbreaking visit to Tel Aviv and Jerusalem this week, senior Israeli officials said Monday.

Modi, whose visit will begin Tuesday …

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US Senate Delegation Visits Pakistan’s Waziristan Region Near Afghan Border

July 3, 2017 |

ISLAMABAD � A U.S. congressional delegation has visited a troubled region of Pakistan and called on both Islamabad and Washington to continue working closely to combat regional terrorism and to promote peace and stability in neighboring Afghanistan. The delegation, led …

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US Senate Delegation Visits Pakistan’s Waziristan Region Near Afghan Border

July 3, 2017 |

ISLAMABAD � A U.S. congressional delegation has visited a troubled region of Pakistan and called on both Islamabad and Washington to continue working closely to combat regional terrorism and to promote peace and stability in neighboring Afghanistan. The delegation, led …

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U.S. Senator McCain Says No Peace In Afghanistan Without Pakistan Involvement

July 3, 2017 |

Influential U.S. Senator John McCain (Republican-Arizona) says peace in Afghanistan or elsewhere in the region is not possible without the involvement of Pakistan.

McCain, a former U.S. presidential candidate, said on July 2 during a visit to Islamabad that "we …

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Nuclear Powers Cut Weapons Numbers But Increase Modernization, Study Says

July 3, 2017 |

The number of nuclear weapons in the world is continuing to decline, but countries possessing such arsenals are modernizing their stockpiles and are not likely to give them up for the foreseeable future, a new study says.

The Stockholm International …

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Budget FY 2017-18 prepared with primary aim to provide relief: Dar

July 3, 2017 |

Finance Minister, Senator Mohammad

Ishaq Dar said that budget for FY 2017-18 has been prepared with the

primary aim of providing relief and increasing the welfare of the

general public.

He said this while chairing a meeting at the Ministry …

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