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Jun 21, 2019
US-Iran tensions: All you need to know about Gulf of Oman, shipping route for oil producing countries in Persian GulfPost an attack on two oil tankers in the Gulf of Oman on 13 June 2019, serious concerns about the global oil supply have come to the fore.
Jun 14, 2019
India's foreign policy for the next 5 years: From counter-insurgency ties to big investments, New Delhi must keep Sri Lanka warm to keep China at bayIndia’s strategic autonomy in Sri Lanka will seriously be tested by the United States and – to a lesser extent – Japan.
Jun 07, 2019
India doesn’t really want to get into talks with Pakistan; it’s looking beyond, to engage with the region as a wholeS Jaishankar left no space for doubt that regional connectivity will form a big part of the foreign policy of NDA-II
May 31, 2019
S Jaishankar's appointment as foreign minister reveals Narendra Modi's mindset on trust, acumen and leadershipThere is a dovetailing of vision between India's new foreign minister S Jaishankar and Prime Minister Narendra when it comes to shaping India’s destiny as a leading power and projection of that power in a bipolar Asia
Apr 26, 2019
Dalbir Singh Suhag's appointment as Indian High Commissioner to Seychelles is more about defence than diplomacyFormer Indian Army chief Dalbir Singh Suhag was appointed as India's High Commissioner to Seychelles on Thursday, In a move that is likely to be a significant move in India's effort to increase its security presence in the Indian Ocean region.
Apr 09, 2019
Maldives election: President Ibrahim Solih's thumping victory a positive for India, but dark clouds hover in distanceThe result of the recent election in the Maldives is likely to make a lot of politicians green with envy. From all accounts, it's a landslide win for President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih's Maldivian Democratic Party (MDP)
Mar 21, 2019
Lok Sabha Election 2019, Andaman and Nicobar profile: TMC, Congress will find it hard to dislodge BJP from this island seatThe electoral battle in this island, which is largely inhabited by migrants from mainland India, has been between the BJP and the Congress.
Jan 04, 2019
At Prayagraj Kumbh Mela, sadhus urge Modi govt to destroy Pakistan's nukes, end caste-based reservationSadhus gathered in Prayagraj for the Kumbh Mela 2019 have urged the Narendra Modi government to take decisive steps to remove caste-based reservation as it is spreading hatred in the society while stressing on the need to destroy nuclear weapons of Pakistan for peace in the region
Dec 18, 2018
India announces $1.4 bn as financial aid to Maldives; leaders commit to be ‘mindful’ of concerns for stability in regionWith Maldives reeling under mounting Chinese debt, India on Monday announced a $1.4 billion financial assistance to the island nation and inked four pacts with it after Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Maldivian president Ibrahim Mohamed Solih held "successful" talks with an aim to reset ties.
Oct 13, 2018
Nirmala Sitharaman hits out at Pakistan, says terror infrastructure in neighbourhood 'testing India's patience'Nirmala Sitharaman said areas of continued violence and instability in the Afghanistan-Pakistan region, as well as parts of West Asia and Africa, have functioned as incubators of virulent manifestations of terrorism.