Attari Current Affairs, GK & News
On 8 August 2019, Pakistan suspended the Lahore-Attari Samjhauta Express train service following the revocation of Article 370 in Jammu And Kashmir (J&K). Though, Indian Railways has clarified that the train has not been suspended & will run normally. The Samjhauta Express (also called the Friendship Express) consists of 6 sleeper coaches and an AC ..
Topics: Attari • Express • Passenger rail transport • Rail transport • Samjhauta Express • Samjhauta Express bombings • Transport • Transport between India and Pakistan • Transport in Delhi • Transport in Lahore • Wagah
Indian signed long-awaiting visa agreements aimed to make the visa norms more lenient and liberal. The new visa regime – the first major modernization since 1974 – in particular relaxes travel restrictions for businessmen and brings in a new group tourism category. As per the new visa norms: Visa on arrival facility will be provided ..
Topics: Attari • Cultural globalization • Foreign relations • Foreign relations of China • Foreign relations of Lebanon • Human migration • Politics by country • Travel visa • Visa requirements for Iraqi citizens • Visa requirements for Pakistani citizens
The Union Cabinet Okayed the Commerce Ministry’s proposal to reduce the list of sensitive items under South Asian Free Trade Agreement (SAFTA) for Pakistan by 30%. India will also slash import duties on about 234 items from Pakistan under the bilateral trade normalization programme. India seeks a quid pro quo form Pakistan and wants it ..