Pakistan in Indian media 28 Feb 07

Coverage of Pakistan in Times of India, Hindustan Times, The Hindu, and Indian Express on 28 Feb

War on Terror

CIA confront Mush with terror evidence
Times of India – New Delhi,India
WASHINGTON: A top CIA official with knowledge of Pakistan’s nuclear shenanigans and terrorist activity in the country flew down from Washington DC to join …

Failed tribal ceasefire behind US reprimand of Musharraf
Hindustan Times – New Delhi,Delhi,India
Musharraf had told the Bush administration that the ceasefire would get tribals on the Pakistan-Afghan border to resume providing intelligence to the …

When push came to shove
Hindustan Times – New Delhi,Delhi,India
There won’t be any prizes for guessing why US Vice-President Dick Cheney had dropped in on Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf in Islamabad the other day. The visit was kept unannounced due to safety concerns because of the recent incidents of suicide bombings in Pakistani territory…

Pakistan pledges anti-Taliban drive
Hindu – Chennai,India
RESTIVE REGION: Tribal people at a house hit by airstrikes in Zamzola in South Waziristan along Pakistan’s border with Afghanistan in this January 19 file …

Bi-lateral relations

Patterns from the polls
Hindustan Times – New Delhi,Delhi,India
… credence to the party’s verbal barrage charging the UPA government at the Centre of being somewhat ‘soft’ on terrorism, Pakistan and the minorities. …

Green to amber
Shared outrage followed by renewed animosity characterises the mood in Pakistan after the train bombing.

Internal situation

Man sells wife’s kidney to buy tractor
Hindustan Times – New Delhi,Delhi,India
Police in central Pakistan have registered a criminal case against a farmer who allegedly sold his wife’s kidney to purchase a tractor, a newspaper report …


Qatar gifts aircraft to Pakistan
Hindu – Chennai,India
(PTI): Qatar has gifted an airbus to Pakistan and Islamabad has said the plane would be used for international travel by President Pervez Musharraf and …

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