A delegation went to the consulate to handover a memorandum demanding "credible and visible" action against the perpetrators of the Pulwama carnage that was claimed by the Pakistan-based Jaish-e-Muhammad (JeM) and the 2008 Mumbai terror attack that claimed 163 lives.
"I stopped paying Pakistan the $1.3 billion that we used to pay them".
"No decision yet on India's World Cup match against Pakistan", Rai said after a top-level BCCI meeting.
He also offered talks with India on all issues, including terrorism, which India has always sought as a prerequisite to any dialogue between the south Asian arch-rivals. We are not preparing to initiate but planning to defend and retaliate which is our right.
Describing the current situation between India and Pakistan as "very, very bad", US President Donald Trump Friday said his administration was in contact with both sides and hoped hostilities would soon end in the Valley.
India has been demanding action against armed fighters from Pakistan, with Prime Minister Narendra Modi under pressure from his Hindu nationalist base to show firmness weeks before he is set to call elections.
He alleged that India is blaming Pakistan for the Pulwama attack "to cover up its own operational and policy failures".
He said that media in Pakistan was behaving responsibly while "Indian media is doing war journalism".
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In the letter, Muthana wrote that she didn't understand the importance of freedoms provided by the United States at the time. The decision also sets a serious precedent and possible legal challenges as it's generally hard to lose U.S. citizenship.
He said when it comes to India, "Pakistan has singleness of conception".
The United States had, immediately after the attack, called for Pakistan to stop providing support and a safe haven to terror outfits in their country, further cementing their stand against terrorism.
Qureshi's remarks came amidst fresh Indo-Pakistan tensions over the attack in Pulwama on February 14 that left at least 40 CRPF personnel dead.
"Pakistan is a peaceful country".
The same day, Pakistan's National Security Committee chose to proscribe the Jamaatud Dawa and its charity wing, Falah-i-Insaniyat Foundation, as part of measures to tighten the noose around extremist and militant groups in the country.
The foreign minister would have also met members of Pakistani community in Japan.
Soon after the statement of Prime Minister, National Conference Vice President and former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister Omar Abdullah has thanked Modi for condemning the attack on Kashmiris across the country.
He said that Indian soldiers sent one main perpetrator of the Pulwama terror attack to the place he deserved and asked people to keep faith on soldiers guarding boarders, his government and the blessings of Maa Bhavani, the Hindu goddess of power and justice.