"The spokesperson stated that Doval and Janjua also dwelled upon on how terrorism" terrorism should not affect "this region" in their "operational-level talks". "We of course raised the issue of cross-border terrorism in those talks", he said.
He also appeared to borrow a leaf out of Vice-President M. Venkaiah Naidu's book with a play of words, saying: "We have said that "terror and talks" cannot go together but "talks on terror" can definitely go ahead". According to the Pakistani official, the meeting came a day after Indian death-row prisoner Kulbhushan Jadhav met with his family on December 25 in Islamabad.
When this question was posed to Kumar at the regular MEA briefing, the spokesperson said dates of such meetings are fixed days in advance.
The meeting is learnt to have taken place in Bangkok on December 26.
"Similarly, the NSA-level engagement is part of operational-level talks".
India has planned to intensify its pressure on Pakistan to take strong steps against terror financing during the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) plenary organized in Paris, next month, reported The Economic Times quoting people familiar with the development.
In addition, the Foreign Secretaries of the two countries have talked as and when need arise, though the formal FS-level talks, which were precursor to the CBD, too have been put on abeyance.
The "talks on terror" model to engage Pakistan is a break in India's position that India had taken following the attack on the Pathankot airbase when New Delhi had cancelled the Comprehensive Bilateral Dialogue (CBD).
Android Pay is now Google's primary payment brand, but it's a bit awkward given it is branded as a platform-specific thing. Google Pay seems like it will be its own sandbox integrated with a user's bank account, credit and debit cards.
They already have five capable starters in Luis Severino, Masahiro Tanaka, Sonny Gray, CC Sabathia and Jordan Montgomery. Cole, though, would give the Yankees a more proven arm, though one that doesn't come without some concern.
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Demonstrators clashed with security forces in different parts in Tunisia over recent austerity measures taken by the government. Similar demonstrations past year led to the months of cessation of Toil production and caused a high loss in oil revenues.
A Marks & Spencer jumper worn by Meghan Markle has sold out just hours after her visit to a Brixton, south London, radio station . Prince Harry was the best man at Prince William and Kate Middleton's 2011 wedding.
Sotomayor pressed Murphy on the consequences the OH process would have, particularly on poor and minority populations. By contrast, even a narrow ruling against OH could ward off other states from implementing such extreme systems.
I was tempted to just post the announcement trailer , then a video of me running around my house Praising the Sun . Nintendo's packing everything it can into the Switch re-release of the Zelda-themed brawler Hyrule Warriors .
Michelle Williams reportedly earned about 1 per cent of Mark Wahlberg's salary during reshoots for All the Money in the World . According to Forbes , Wahlberg was the highest paid actor in 2017, with annual earnings of approximately $ 68 million .
Craig Whitall , who died at the scene, was recognised as a habitual driving offender with over 60 offences to his name. On Wednesday, hundreds of mourners gathered at St Mary's Church in Concord, Sydney , to farewell the Falkholt family.
The National Weather Service has released information about a winter storm that will soon hit southeast Missouri and southern IL . The strongest winds will be found from west central to south central Minnesota where winds could gust to 40 miles per hour .
When firefighters arrived to the burning building, they could see smoke coming out of the first and second-story windows. The Redding Fire Department is investigating the cause of a fire that left an apartment uninhabitable Sunday afternoon.
Ronaldo, Messi, de Bruyne named in Year 2017 UEFA Team
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Tesco Ireland sees sales rise over Christmas
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Nintendo Switch Getting Remake of Classic DS RPG
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Facebook Testing Local News & Events Section in its App
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Harvey Weinstein Slapped at Resort in Scottsdale
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Eliot Wolf is Leaving for the Cleveland Browns
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