Keyword Results for   'think tank'  
Make triple talaq a punishable offence, says TIU  Jun 20, 7:23 pm
Lahore, June 20 (ANI): The practice of pronouncing three divorces in a sitting is contrary to the procedure laid down by Islamic Sharia and its practitioners should be punished, says the Sharia Board of Tanzim Ittehad-i-Ummat (TIU), a think tank associated with the Barelvi school of thought.
PM discusses upcoming challenges with US thought leaders  Jun 7, 7:38 am
Washington D.C., June 6 (ANI): As Prime Minister Narendra Modi finished his last engagement of the day, interaction with heads of the United States' think tanks, Indian Ambassador to the U.S. Arun Kumar Singh on Monday said the aim of the interaction was to understand from them how they see the global trends in the coming years.
PM Modi's meeting with think tanks aimed at 'visualisation of opportunities': Indian envoy   Jun 7, 7:27 am
Washington D.C., June 6(ANI): Indian ambassador to U.S. Arun Kumar Singh on Monday said that interaction between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and think tanks at Blair House wasn't aimed at "perception management" and was to see their visualisation of opportunities and trends.
PM Modi holding meeting with heads of American think tanks  Jun 7, 5:42 am
Washington D.C., June 7 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi has started a meeting with heads of American think tanks at Blair House.
Pak JIT's visit a 'step in right direction': Lisa Curtis  Mar 30, 12:20 am
Washington D.C., Mar. 30 (ANI): Describing Islamabad's recent response following the Pathankot terror attack and their decision to send a Joint Investigation Team (JIT) to India as 'positive steps in the right direction', Lisa Curtis, a senior research fellow at a top American think-tank Heritage Foundation, said that Pakistan needs to do more to track down and curb terrorism emanating from its soil.
U.S. must not supply F-16 fighter aircraft to Pak, says think tank Gateway House  Mar 1, 1:47 pm
Mumbai, Mar. 1 (ANI): The United States of America must not go ahead with the sale of eight F-16 fighter jets to Pakistan, nor should it continue with or justify the need to extend arms-related or non-security assistance to the latter due to its irrefutable history of supporting terrorist groups on its soil and in the neighbourhood, says the Mumbai-based prominent foreign policy think tank Gateway House: Indian Council on Global Relations.
Pak's arm import decreases in 2015:SIPRI  Feb 23, 3:06 pm
Beijing, Feb. 23(ANI): Pakistan has been declared as the tenth largest arms importer in the world in 2015, down one spot from number nine the previous year, a military think tank database reveals while Saudi Arabia was the leading arms importer in the world followed closely by India.
Sharif's PML-N least 'democratic' political party of Pak says Pildat report  Feb 23, 1:37 pm
Karachi, Feb.23(ANI): The Pakistan Institute of Legislative Development and Transparency (PILDAT), a think tank focussed on political and public policy research, has declared the ruling Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) as the least democratic political party when it comes to handling its internal affairs.
Punjab to constitute "Think Tank" between farmers and policy makers  Feb 4, 6:22 pm
New Delhi, Feb 4 (ANI-NewsVoir): In a historic move to involve the farmers in the policy making, Punjab Chief Minister Parkash Singh Badal has approved to constitute a 'Think Tank' for agriculture sector. The Think Tank will be an exclusively Farmer's organization with Agro experts, progressive farmers and others as its representatives.
ORF leads think tanks in Asian region; ranked in 22 categories  Jan 28, 5:31 pm
New Delhi, Jan.28 (ANI):Observer Research Foundation (ORF) led the Indian think tanks in Asia in the latest Global Go To Think Tank Index Report, released globally on January 28, 2016, becoming the largest ranked institution from Asia with 22 appearances in various categories.
FICCI to send delegation to US to promote cooperation on climate change  Nov 18, 9:06 pm
New Delhi, Nov. 18 (ANI): The Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) is organizing a delegation to Washington DC comprising of key representatives from the Indian industry and policy think tanks.
Natural partners India, UK will take bilateral ties forward, say experts  Nov 13, 2:16 pm
London, Nov.13 (ANI): Natural partners India and the United Kingdom will look for ways to take their existing bilateral relationship to the next level during Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's ongoing three-day state visit, feels Royal United Services Institute (RUSI), a prestigious London-based think tank.
Why Sharif agrees to disagree with Obama?  Oct 26, 12:51 pm
New Delhi, Oct. 26 (ANI): Hours after committing in a joint statement with President Barack Obama to take effective action against all militant groups, Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif made a U-turn by telling a think tank that he could not be expected to bring the Taliban to the negotiating table and be asked to kill them at the same time. This was the real Sharif, who spoke from his heart!
Pakistan to become 5th largest nuclear power by 2025  Oct 22, 9:09 am
Chicago, Oct. 22 (ANI): The Bulletin of Atomic Scientists , a US based think tank has estimated that Pakistan will become the fifth largest nuclear power state by 2025 on the basis of their nuclear warheads development performance over past 20 years and its current weapons deployments.
Ambassador S K Lambah takes over as new Ananta Aspen Centre Chairman  Aug 6, 11:29 am
New Delhi, Aug.6 (ANI): The Board of Trustees of the Ananta Aspen Centre, a not-for-profit think tank, has unanimously elected Ambassador Satinder K Lambah, former Special Envoy of the Prime Minister of India, as its new chairman.
Global Jewish population close to pre-Holocaust level, says report  Jun 29, 3:55 pm
New York, June 29 (ANI): The global Jewish population has reportedly grown as large as it was before the Holocaust, an annual report released by an Israeli think tank has said.
Wars killed at least 149,000 people in Pak, Afghanistan between 2001 and 2014: Report  Jun 27, 1:46 pm
Karachi, June 27 (ANI): Wars in Pakistan and Afghanistan have claimed the lives of at least 149,000 people between 2001 and 2014, a report released by a U.S.-based think tank said.
PM Modi's tour an important step to resolving border dispute: Chinese expert  May 14, 6:41 pm
Xi'an (China), May 14 (ANI): The director of the Beijing-based think tank China National Association of International Studies, Victor Zhikai Gao, on Thursday described Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to China as an important step towards improving the situation on the border dividing the two nations.
64 terror plots against US since 9/11, claims think tank  Apr 1, 3:00 pm
Washington, April 01 (ANI): A new report by a think tank has revealed that there has been 64 terror plots against American homeland since 9/11.
Washington's policy towards Balochistan may change, says U.S. based think tank  Mar 21, 4:13 pm
Geneva, Mar. 21 (ANI): U.S. based think tank, RAND Cooperation has said that Washington may interfere in Balochistan affairs and push Islamabad to stop atrocities on political activists and youth in its largest province.
US think tank warns South Asia 'fundamentally unstable'  Mar 9, 1:40 pm
Karachi, March 09 (ANI): A United States-based think tank has reportedly warned that nuclear competition in South Asia is "dangerous" while adding that territorial disputes and cross-border terrorism can aggravate the situation further.
Pentagon study says Putin may have Asperger's syndrome that 'affects all his decisions'  Feb 6, 2:47 pm
Geneva, Feb 06 (ANI): A 2008 study by a Pentagon think tank has claimed that Russian President Vladimir Putin may have Asperger's syndrome, "an autistic disorder which affects all of his decisions."
ORF, IDSA among top 10 Asian think tanks  Jan 23, 3:22 pm
New Delhi, Jan.23 (ANI): Observer Research Foundation (ORF) and the Institute for Defence Studies and Analyses (IDSA) have made it to the top 10 of think tanks in Asia (China, Japan, Korea and India), according to the 'Global Go To Think Tank Index Report 2014' (GGTTI).
Delhi Policy Group voices security concerns over situation in Afghanistan  Jan 19, 11:48 am
New Delhi, Jan.19 (ANI): Rising incidents of suicide attacks in Afghanistan worries one and all. A New Delhi-based think tank, the Delhi Policy Group, has voiced serious security concern about the prevailing situation in Afghanistan with the Taliban continuing to carry out suicide attacks.