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May 24, 2017
UN report says CPEC may create more tension for Indo-Pak dialogueThe India-Pakistan dispute over Kashmir is a matter of concern, and the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor may create further tension, a UN report has said.
May 24, 2017
Breaking the stalemate in Afghanistan: How internal and external forces can help end this deadlockIn February, General John Nicholson, the US commander in Afghanistan, told the Senate Armed Services Committee that Afghanistan is in a "stalemate".
May 24, 2017
US revives two infra projects to counter China's One Rank One Belt; India to be a vital partnerThe US has revived two major infrastructure projects in South and Southeast Asia in which India would be a vital player, a move that could potentially act as a counter to China's ambitious Belt and Road initiative.
May 21, 2017
More than 3000 adolescents die every day mainly due to preventable causes: WHO reportMore than two-thirds of around 1.2 million deaths of adolescents due to preventable causes such as road accident injuries and suicide took place in low-and middle-income countries including India in 2015, the WHO has said.
May 13, 2017
US raps Pakistan on terror: Here's why Trump administration's words carry little meaning for IndiaIn its first assessment of the security situation in south Asia, the Trump administration has bluntly held Pakistan responsible for destabilising the region.
May 06, 2017
South Asia Satellite launch: Modi's chutzpah evident in India's move against Chinese hegemonyThe latest episode of Star Wars is here and this sequel has been produced entirely by India.
Apr 25, 2017
Bhutan remains India's top foreign aid priority despite emergence of Afghanistan, AfricaThe monarchy of Bhutan has remained the biggest beneficiary–by amount and share–of Indian foreign aid for 17 years.
Apr 17, 2017
US National Security Adviser HR McMaster assures Pakistan of strengthening bilateral tiesIslamabad: US National Security Advisor Herbert McMaster on Monday assured Pakistan that the Trump administration is committed to strengthening bilateral relations with the country.
Apr 06, 2017
Liquor ban on highway: Hoteliers pin hopes on government to find a solutionThe Supreme Court has ordered closure of the liquor vends within 500 metres along the national and state highways from 1 April. The SC, in its order on Friday, made it clear the ruling would also cover bars, pubs and restaurants as drink-driving leads to fatal road accidents
Jan 12, 2017
Pakistan pitches for MTCR membership, says doesn't want to join arms race in South AsiaNotably, India was successful in joining MTCR, ahead of Pakistan's all-weather ally China, whose application is pending since 2004.