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Feb 21, 2019
Daily Bulletin: 18 separatists lose security; Maharashtra to block farmers' march; last day of Kulbhushan hearing at ICJ; day's top storiesToday's top stories: Security of 18 Hurriyat separatists withdrawn; fourth and final day of the Kulbhushan Jadhav hearing at the ICJ; Maharashtra government clamps down on farmers marching from Nashik to Mumbai; and more.
Feb 18, 2019
India to sign MoU on counter-terrorism cooperation, other fields with Morocco, says Sushma SwarajJust days after the deadly Pulwama terror attack, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, who arrived in Morocco on Sunday, said India will seek to consolidate its partnership with the North African country in several areas, including counter-terrorism.
Oct 11, 2018
UNGA president says 'collective responsibility' to ensure compliance with UN resolutions on counter-terrorismThe UNGA president noted that while the progress on adopting the CCIT has been slow, it does not mean the UN is not doing anything or that there is a lack in progress on counter-terror initiatives.
Aug 13, 2018
Sushma Swaraj meets UNGA president-elect to discuss Security Council reform and counter-terrorism strategyThe meeting comes after the UNGA president-elect called Prime Minister Narendra Modi and discussed the need for stronger UN action on major global challenges.
Aug 02, 2018
US Congress passes National Defence Authorisation Act 2019, caps aid to Pakistan to $150 millionThe United States Congress has passed the National Defense Authorisation Act-2019 (NDAA-19) which capped its security-related aid to Pakistan to $150 million, significantly below the historic level of more than $one billion to $750 million per year.
Jul 15, 2018
Rajnath Singh in Dhaka: Bangladesh says it will not allow terrorist activities against India on its soilHome Minister Rajnath Singh was in Bangladesh on a three-day tour.
Jul 10, 2018
Pakistan counter-terrorism agency warns of militant attacks on political leaders during campaigning for General ElectionThe National Counter Terrorism Authority (NACTA) on Monday said it had forwarded 12 threat alerts to the federal interior and provincial home ministries as well as law enforcement agencies. "
May 16, 2018
Proposed National Counter Terrorism Centre stalled due to political wrangling, opposition from various statesIndia’s counter-terrorism efforts have witnessed a mix of achievements and failures. But overall, it could be convincingly argued that India’s counter-terrorism strategy has continued to be largely ill-defined, reactionary, and lacking in coherence.
Apr 30, 2018
Narendra Modi-Xi Jinping meet: Beyond bonhomie and symbolism of Wuhan Summit, some stark differences remainAs the dust settles on Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese president Xi Jinping's weekend schmoozing at Wuhan, a comparative study of the media statements issued separately by India and China may give us an idea of the divergences that remain despite the two-day exercise.
Mar 17, 2018
At recent counter-terrorism conference, experts offer differing perspectives on identity of enemy, strategies to deal with PakistanAt a recent counter-terrorism conference by a prestigious think tank in India, a dissonance emerged in perceptions on exactly who was the ‘enemy’ and what had to fought.