Tag Archives: MFN

MFN to India

The MFN status is no big a news, but Prime Minister Manmohan Singh’s claim that Pakistan army was onboard about the decision of granting it is certainly an explosion. It is not

JI and JD protest against MFN award to India

The Jamaat-i-Islami (JI) held protests in Lahore, Karachi, Quetta, Peshawar, Islamabad, Multan and Peshawar on Friday against the Federal Cabinet’s decision to grant Most Favoured Nation (MFN) status to India. Clerics spoke

Rally against MFN status

A rally was staged under World Islamic Organisation Chairman Dr Muzhar Shafique against Pakistan’s decision to grant India the title of Most Favoured Nation. Shafique expressed strong reservations on the government’s decision,

Kuldip Nayar

India’s minority report

Massacres recede into history. But their memory haunts us. A strain of music, a candle light in the wilderness or a sad face re-enacts the tragedies once again. If concrete evidence emerges,

The MFN debate

Every government strives to pursue the policies best suited to their own interests; is a phenomenon true regardless of time and space. Granting of MFN status to India is beneficial for both

Indian dichotomy and MFN

MFN status was given to India as a gesture which was indeed in response to India’s waiver of objections to the preferential trade agreement. The NTBs that exist on India’s part which

MFN to India hailed

The decision to grant MFN status to India is a welcome step; but before signing any formal agreement both the Pakistani and Indian governments would have to ensure proper infrastructure at Wagah