Articles by Akshita Jain
Jul 03, 2018
China hardens stance against India over Indo-Pacific strategy, warns New Delhi may lose opportunities by following USChina has always been wary of the "free and open Indo-Pacific" strategy that Donald Trump has been attempting to push.
Jan 30, 2018
With an assertive China and change in global power axis to Indo-Pacific, can India remain a 'mere spectator'?With the adoption of the term by United States president Donald Trump, the idea of Indo-Pacific has started gaining ground.
Jan 26, 2018
Raisina Dialogue 2018: How internalised gender bias makes women undermine themselvesInternalised gender stereotypes don’t just prevent women from moving up the work ladder but also pull them back and gives them a disconcerting feeling of being inept.
Nov 15, 2017
India facing undernutrition and obesity: Nutrition expert says country needs to look within for answersThe 'Global Nutrition Report 2017' said that 51 percent women in India are are underweight, while 22 percent are overweight.
Sep 02, 2017
Delhi: Is burning Bhalaswa a Ghazipur in the making? Resident complaints get lost in blame gameDelhi seems to be drowning in its own waste, with all three major landfill sites operating way after their shelf life.
Jul 14, 2017
In Bihar, Lalu Prasad Yadav's spectre looms large over Nitish Kumar's attempt to end jungle rajNeither RJD leader Lalu Prasad Yadav nor his family members are novice to corruption. The recent reports of Bihar deputy chief minister Tejashwi Prasad facing an inquiry by the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) for amassing Benami properties did not come as a shock to many.
Jun 26, 2017
Darjeeling unrest: At Jantar Mantar, activists vow to fight Mamata Banerjee until their demand for Gorkhaland is metHundreds of Gorkha activists chanting 'Jai Gorkha' and 'Mamata Banerjee murdabad' gathered at the Jantar Mantar in Delhi on Sunday in solidarity with their people in Darjeeling.
Nov 08, 2016
New report questions China's commitment to NSG, lays bare Pakistan dubious ways to nuke techCompeting with India, Pakistan also applied for the membership of the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG) with the implicit backing of China. Apart from its attempt to compete with India, it was also successfully lobbying against New Delhi’s membership and ensuring at least a delay in the decision.
Oct 18, 2016
INS Arihant 'quietly' commissioned into service: Is India sending out a subtle message?India's first indigenously-constructed nuclear submarine INS Arihant was quietly commissioned into service in August and it has been operational since then.
Sep 20, 2016
Uri terror attack: Has PM Nawaz Sharif surrendered before Pakistan army?It’s been barely eight months and India was attacked by terrorists yet again on 18 September at a battalion headquarters of the Army in north Kashmir's Uri town.