Articles by Shubha Singh
May 28, 2018
Narendra Modi in Indonesia: PM looks to revive old friendship with focus on trade, maritime securityPrime Minister Narendra Modi’s three-day official visit to Indonesia aims to revive the old warmth in the relationship that the two countries enjoyed for a long time with a focus on maritime ties and economic relations.
May 21, 2018
Sheikh Hasina in India: Bangladesh PM likely to bring up Rohingya crisis, Teesta water sharing with Narendra ModiSheikh Hasina is expected to arrive in Kolkata on 25 May for a two-day visit that will lay emphasis on the close cultural ties between the two countries, but her visit is also likely to lead to more substantive talks between the two leaders.
Apr 23, 2018
India-Mongolia ties on upswing: Sushma Swaraj’s visit takes forward outreach that began with Narendra Modi's tour in 2015External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj’s visit to Mongolia from 25-26 April takes forward the outreach that began with Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s tour to Mongolia in 2015.
Aug 31, 2017
Act East policy: India seeks deepening ties with Myanmar as Narendra Modi embarks on first State visit in SeptemberModi’s visit has special significance as Myanmar is considered a key pillar in India’s Act East policy for greater integration with South East Asia.
Aug 04, 2017
E-postal ballots: Proxy voting for NRIs a right step, but preventing manipulation will be difficultThe government of India has approved a proposal allowing NRIs to vote for their preferred candidates via e-postal ballots without requiring them to be physically present in their constituencies on polling day
Jun 30, 2017
Narendra Modi's Israel tour: New Delhi has shed its hesitation in acknowledging deepening ties with JerusalemNarendra Modi's visit to Israel will be high on symbolism, seeking to take the ties beyond the traditional emphasis on defence and security.
Jun 28, 2017
Presidential Election 2017: Sushma Swaraj's criticism of Meira Kumar is a reminder of 2007 pollsThe external affairs minister is known to be social media savvy and was recently lauded by Prime Minister Narendra Modi for her effective use of social media to help Indians abroad during times of distress
Jun 23, 2017
Britain defeated in UN vote on Chagos archipelago: Islanders 'decolonisation' bid gains momentumMauritius and the Chagos Islanders have won a major victory at the United Nations in one of the last remaining issues related to decolonisation.
Jun 14, 2017
Narendra Modi in the US: No gala events planned, PM's fifth visit likely to be all businessPrime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to the US is likely to be a business-like visit. It will not include a gala diaspora event of the sort that has been a regular feature of Modi’s visits to foreign countries
Jun 12, 2017
Nepal PM Sher Bahadur Deuba's task to complete elections becomes difficult with RJP's boycott callNepal’s newly elected Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba began his fourth term as prime minister on 7 June on a positive note after a smooth transition from the previous Maoist-led government of Pushpa Kamal Dahal Prachanda.