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SAARC FAILS TO FLY, AGAIN

SAARC FAILS TO FLY, AGAIN Diplomatic Correspondent 3 treaties bite the dust despite readiness of India, Bangladesh; experts think reform can make it effective The Saarc pulled a hamstring, once again. The failure to push through any of the three … Continue reading

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OUTCOME OF 18th SAARC SUMMIT

OUTCOME OF 18th SAARC SUMMIT The 18th summit of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation concluded in Nepalese capital Kathmandu with an outcome far below expectations. Out of the three key agreements on road, rail, and energy to be … Continue reading

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LIMPING SAARC GETS IMPORTANT LAST-MINUTE DEAL

LIMPING SAARC GETS IMPORTANT LAST-MINUTE DEAL Nadeem Qadir The limping eight-nation South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) got a little breather with the last-minute regional electricity grid deal, although it remains unclear if Pakistan can deliver due to past … Continue reading

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DRAGON’S SHADOW LOOMS OVER SAARC

DRAGON’S SHADOW LOOMS OVER SAARC NEW DELHI: With a promised investment of $30 billion in the south Asian region over the next 5 years, China’s shadow loomed large over the Saarc summit here. Beijing said at the summit here that … Continue reading

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