South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation

South Asian summit called off amid India-Pakistan tensions

The South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) summit, which Nepal currently chairs, had been scheduled for November 9 and 10 in the Pakistani capital Islamabad.

Bangladesh joins India in avoiding Pakistan summit

Bangladesh has decided not to attend a conference of a regional grouping of eight South Asian nations slated to be held in the Pakistani capital Islamabad in November, as regional tensions disrupt...

India to boycott South Asia summit in Pakistan as tensions mount

India on Tuesday decided to pull out of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) summit in Islamabad amid tensions with its neighbour following a deadly attack on its army base...