Talmudic debates on India's strategic autonomy an artefact of a bygone era, says strategic thinker Dhruva Jaishankar
Political leaderships will come and go, but there is today a qualitative difference in how foreign and defence bureaucracies in Australia, India, Japan, and the US perceive China’s rise, says Dhruva Jaishankar.
India believes firmly in the bilateral framework when it comes to solving border issues and does not expect (or will never allow) Quad partners to meddle in the territorial conflicts with China.
India vs Australia: Mohammed Siraj and Shardul Thakur to fight for fifth pacer's slot for Test series, says report
With the two white ball series (T20Is and ODIs) slated before the marquee four-Test rubber, the selection committee under Sunil Joshi's chairmanship is expected to pick a jumbo squad for all three formats when it meets later this week.
Pujara, who made his Test debut against Australia in Bengaluru, had an impressive first outing as he scored 72 in the second innings in India's successful 207-run chase.
The East Zone teams, which come from countries including Japan, China and Australia, will play their remaining matches in Doha from 18 November to 13 December, the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) said.
The Sydney Test, usually known as the New Year's Test, begins in the first week of January but has been pushed back to 7 January in the planned schedule.
New Zealand stamps out coronavirus for a second time, lifts restrictions after no new cases in Auckland
Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern, who is facing re-election next week, called the reopening a validation of the country’s “go hard, go early” response. However, experts warned that an elimination strategy may not be viable in the absence of a vaccine
Family bid farewell to late Australian great Dean Jones with last lap of empty Melbourne Cricket Ground
The casket of Jones, who collapsed and died aged 59, was draped in an Australia flag and carried in a white hearse adorned with flowers spelling "324", his Test cap number and his highest first-class score, achieved at the MCG.
Negative views of China rise sharply in Australia, Britain, 12 other countries, says survey; COVID-19 handling key factor
Citizens in the surveyed countries also do not trust China's leader Xi Jinping, with a median of 78 percent saying they do not have confidence in him to do the right thing in world affairs
Quad meet in Tokyo: Advancing key security, economic interests in Indo-Pacific a priority, says S Jaishankar
The in-person meeting of the foreign ministers of the 'Quad' comprising India, the US, Japan and Australia is taking place in the backdrop of China's aggressive military behaviour in the Indo-Pacific, South China Sea and along the LAC in eastern Ladakh
S Jaishankar holds talks with Mike Pompeo in Tokyo; first such meet after border incursions by China
It is learned that Jaishankar and Pompeo also deliberated on overall ties including the evolving security scenarios around India
External affairs minister and US counterpart are in Japan to attend the second Quad ministerial that also involves Australia and the host nation
With more than 300 carcasses spread across a 10-kilometre area, boats have begun towing the dead whales into the open ocean, where they will be released over several days.
Tendulkar, who fondly remembers his on-field battles during the Australia tour of 1991-92, said he would be glued to TV set as a young cricketer when Jones batted.
Jones was part of the Star Sports commentary team for the ongoing IPL and was in a bio-secure bubble, staying in Mumbai.
380 pilot whales dead in largest mass stranding ever recorded in Australia; nearly 500 still stranded in Tasmania
The country's previous largest recorded mass stranding took place near the Western Australias town of Dunsborough in 1996, involving 320 pilot whales
Ciriello is the third Australian support staff of Hockey India after High Performance Director John and men's team physio David MacDonald to have resigned in the last one month.
With players spending extended periods in bubbles, away from their families, Langer is acutely aware that managing mental health is as important as his players' physical wellbeing as they prepare to take on India in a Test series.
DWS, with FY20 revenue at AUS $167.9 million, has over 700 employees and offices in Melbourne, Sydney, Adelaide, Brisbane, and Canberra
IPL 2020: Cricket Australia working in tandem with Rajasthan Royals on Steve Smith's return to action
CA said it is working in tandem with RR to ensure his smooth return to competitive action after missing the entire England ODI series due to the concussion suffered during training.