Today's Paper | September 29, 2020
Cartoon: 8 August, 2020
8th August 2020
In pictures: Crowds in masks pack out China auto show after virus delay
In pictures: Students across Pakistan head back to school for first time since March
In pictures: Karachi still crying for help four days after rain disaster
In pictures: Torrential rain floods Karachi, shatters records
Water, water everywhere: Karachi, Hyderabad struggle to stay afloat after two days of rain
Despite virus, pilgrims pour into Iraq's Karbala ahead of Ashura
In pictures: Wuhan pool parties bring post-coronavirus relief in China
In pictures: Hopes and prayers as Lal Shahbaz Qalandar's shrine welcomes visitors after five months
Comments (4) Closed
Aug 08, 2020 08:46am
Indeed its a public statement; in reality back channels are always open! They are always available and open!
Aug 08, 2020 10:56am
What is this back channel diplomacy worth. What has it gotten us in the last 70 years
Aug 08, 2020 12:36pm
Spot on, Very Bad decision of FO, Now you cant bring India on table. Like it or hate it, NS government was matured in foreign relations.
Dr. Salaria, Aamir Ahmad
Aug 08, 2020 06:03pm
Under the prevailing on-the-ground circumstances, no back-channel diplomacy is possible between the two nuclear-armed South Asian neighboring countries.