32 Total Quotes

Navtej Sarna Quotes

The two sides are working for cooperation in the areas of nuclear energy applications in various sectors, including power generation, nuclear waste management, exchange and training of scientific and technical staff and joint research and development activities.
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#Cooperation

The king told the prime minister [that] fighting terrorism was a long-term struggle ... they [the Saudis] have declared a war on terrorism.
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#Fighting

Afghan authorities are investigating the matter. If these reports are true, we condemn the incident and urge that all of them be released.
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#Authorities

The visit is significant in view of the strategic partnership between the two countries.
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#Partnership

We welcome that Pakistan has responded to the initiative of our prime minister,
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#Initiative

We are receiving reports from Nepal about the arrest of leaders of political parties as well as human rights and civil society activists.
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#Human Rights

This supply of fuel will enable the plant to continue to operate in safety and provide much-needed electricity to the western power grid of the country.
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#Electricity

The deputy high commissioner of Pakistan in New Delhi was summoned today to the (external affairs) ministry and a protest lodged against the killing of the unarmed fisherman.
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#Protest

We categorically reject any attempt to link (Iran) to the proposed Indo-U.S. agreement on civil nuclear energy cooperation, which stands on its own merits.
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#Agreement

A delegation of senior Indian officials will visit Pakistan for talks on facilitating cooperation across the Line of Control (LoC) on providing relief to the victims of the quake,
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#Control

Both sides agreed that India and Bangladesh have been victims of terrorism and should join hands in fighting the scourge...both agreed that terrorism, by its very nature, was disadvantage for both and should be fought through collaboration.
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#Fighting

Cyprus conveyed its support to India's efforts for the promotion of full civilian nuclear energy cooperation.
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#Cooperation

The two sides had detailed and productive discussions. There was greater clarity on the issues under discussion. Progress has been made.
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#Clarity

India, as always, wishes the people and the Bhutan government continued peace and stability and fulfillment of their aspirations as they embark on a new constitutional system.
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#Aspirations

India welcomes all initiatives, including from Russia, which could enable a consensus to be reached on this issue.
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#Russia

An Indian Coast Guard ship was able to rescue one other Indian fishing boat along with its crew and bring back another boat which had been set on fire. The government has demanded the immediate release of the fishermen and their boats.
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#Fishing

The agreement to start two bus services between India and Pakistan was signed after the third round of technical-level meetings between the officials of both countries.
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#Agreement

We have seen the comments... Regarding India in a recent interview. We regret this reference to India.
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#Regret

We are deeply concerned at the recent escalation of violence in Sri Lanka and repeated violations of the ceasefire.
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#Violence

The two sides had a comprehensive review of bilateral relations, and agreed to continue cooperation in all areas of mutual interest and benefit, including in the energy field.
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#Cooperation

They reaffirmed their commitment to the Iran-Pakistan-India gas pipeline and an early ratification of the LNG deal already signed between the two countries.
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#Commitment

Once the U.S. laws have been amended, India looks forward to the United States emerging as a major and reliable partner not only in respect of fuel supply, but also for other aspects of civilian nuclear energy cooperation.
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#United States

Credible minimum deterrent is a self-explanatory term that requires no further elucidation.
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#Self

Circulation of such scurrilous material is not becoming of a senior member of the (Indian) Foreign Service.
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#Service

Circulation of such scurrilous material is not becoming of a senior member of the Foreign Service. The Ministry of External Affairs will deal with the matter in accordance with its well established norms.
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#Service

India is bound only by what is contained in the July 18 joint statement, that is continuing its commitment to a unilateral moratorium on nuclear testing.
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#Commitment

The government has decided to set up composite relief and rehabilitation points at three places to provide facilities for medical assistance and relief for people from across the Line of Control,
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#Government

This company has been investigated for violation of domestic laws concerning export controls, and currently it is not allowed to export or import because of action taken by the concerned authorities.
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#Company

The prime minister of India wants to emphasize that people-to-people links between both countries must be restored as soon as possible and that these decisions are part of that.
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#People

Financial consultants have been already appointed. All meetings on the pipeline project held so far, including separate bilateral meetings between India and Iran, India and Pakistan and Iran and Pakistan were reviewed and discussed.
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#Meetings