Prime Minister Imran Khan has advised diplomats to employ every tool possible - including sports and culture - to connect the two countries.
Dialogue is the only way forward for ties between Pakistan and India, the foreign minister in Islamabad said on Monday.
Imran Khan is Cricket Royalty, not just another individual who played the sport with distinction.
A staunch ally of cricketer-turned politician Imran Khan was elected speaker of Pakistan's lower house on Wednesday.
Imran Khan's party said it has begun talks with independents and small parties to form a coalition government after a resounding triumph in Pakistan's general election, as rival parties planned protests over alleged vote rigging.
Election officials are under fire for the lack of a result two days after ballots closed, an unprecedented delay that observers say has undermined the legitimacy of the exercise.
Pakistani cricket legend Imran Khan declared victory on Thursday in the general election, and said he was ready to lead the nuclear-armed nation despite a long delay in ballot counting and allegations of vote-rigging from his main opponents.
At least 28 people were killed and 35 wounded in a suicide attack on a polling station in the southwestern Pakistani city of Quetta, as millions voted in a nationwide election on Wednesday.
Pakistani politician and former cricketer Imran Khan has married a woman described as his spiritual adviser, party officials said, the third wedding for the World Cup champion once touted as Pakistan's most eligible bachelor.
Pakistan's new prime minister called for an investigation into allegations that opposition leader Imran Khan harassed a woman lawmaker, charges Khan dismisses as revenge for his role in the ouster of then-premier Nawaz Sharif.