India's foreign policy for next 5 years: New Delhi should convey to US in no uncertain terms how importance of better ties hinges on favourable trade policies
There has been a growing realisation in Washington's policy circles that closer ties with India can make the US stronger once again in Asia where China has begun to flex its military muscles
J&K: Quiet summer may be precursor to stable future as India upped retaliatory benchmark with Balakot strike
By comparison, Jammu and Kashmir is currently undergoing relative stability after a fairly tumultuous situation during late winter and early spring. Experience from the past reveals that traditionally when the durbar returns to Srinagar in May, it is the time when the race for infiltration of terrorists from Pakistan-occupied-Kashmir into the Kashmir Valley picks up momentum.
India-US 2+2 talks: US defence official says America 'bullish' on high level meet even as concerns rise over S-400 deal
The upcoming India - US - India 2+2 talks - an apex bilateral meetup in New Delhi next week - is not just ‘historic’ but will throw up a set of ‘very concrete outcomes’ which will serve as enablers for the India US relationship well beyond the high optics of September 6 and 7, a top official of the US Defence Department in Washington DC Wednesday.
Determined to safeguard India's strategic interests in IOR, Modi govt is proactively reaching out to Seychelles president Danny Faure, who is visiting India
SCO's Qingdao Declaration: India refuses to endorse Xi Jinping's OBOR as part of statement; full text
In the joint Qingdao Declaration of the Council of Heads of State of Shanghai Cooperation Organisation, India was the only member in the eight-nation bloc to refuse to endorse Chinese President Xi Jinping’s pet One Belt, One Road (OBOR) project. Here's the full text.
SCO summit: India refuses to endorse China's Belt and Road Initiative as part of Qingdao Declaration
India was the only country in the eight-nation Shanghai Cooperation Organisation grouping which opposed China's ambitious Belt and Road Initiative with Prime Minister Narendra Modi asserting that any mega connectivity project must respect sovereignty and territorial integrity of the countries.
Shangri-La Dialogue: Narendra Modi's balancing act between India and China on security, other key takeaways
In his address at the Shangri-La Dialogue, Modi expressed India’s eagerness to make ‘Indo-Pacific’ the defining factor for Asia's new security architecture.
China launches new meteorological satellite, Fengyun-2H, to provide free weather data to Belt and Road Initiative countries
China has launched the Fengyun-2H meteorological satellite which will provide free weather data to Belt and Road Initiative countries.
Narendra Modi in China: For US networks, Wuhan summit fades against Kim Jong Un's 'historic' walk across Korean border
Indian prime minister Narendra Modi's high stakes meeting with Chinese President Xi Jinping in Wuhan made headlines on wire services, print and digital media but was overshadowed on US television networks by the "Super Bowl plus Oscars" kind of spectacle of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un created by stepping across the border.
India stayed clear of the joint communique by the member countries of the Shanghai Cooperation Summit (SCO) supporting China's One Belt, One Road (OBOR) project
KP Oli's India visit: New Delhi must keep commitments to Kathmandu, go beyond 'patronage' to rejig ties
After KP Oli's visit, India must keep its commitments to Nepal meet & schedules as far as possible to reverse its reputation for big talk and nothing else.
Thailand's Kra Canal project is China's masterplan to secure Beijing's interests, assert influence in ASEAN, Indian Ocean Region
The Thai Kra Canal is more about China safeguarding its interests, and evading US manoeuvres than bringing economic benefits to Thailand or the ASEAN region
India's Seychelles naval base plan hits wall: New Delhi must commit greater economic, military resources to preserve its interests
With India's military plans in Seychelles hitting roadblock, New Delhi must demonstrate greater willingness to assume the burdens of being a major power.
Pakistan acquires advanced missile tracking system: China has long history of arming Islamabad to counter India
China's move to arm Pakistan with advanced missile tracking system fortifies their strategic relationship while effectively countering India's rise in Asia.
Congress slams BJP's foreign policy at 84th plenary, talks of Chinese 'influence' in presence of foreign diplomats
The resolution was moved by senior Congress leader and former foreign minister Anand Sharma and was seconded by Gaurav Gogoi, Member of Parliament from Assam.
Indefinite Xi Jinping rule: India must constructively engage with 'new world' leader while maintaining soft power projection
With centralisation of Chinese control in Xi Jinping's hands, the world must constructively engage the most powerful leader of a newly emerged great power.
India is in talks with Australia, the US and Japan about setting up a regional infrastructure scheme as an "alternative" to China's Belt and Road Initiative.
China's OBOR pressuring all global chokepoints, seeks to displace US from Indo-Pacific: Harry Harris
All global chokepoints are currently under pressure from China's OBOR initiative through which Beijing intends to displace the US, Harry Harris said.
While China has been pouring millions into the Maldives economy, India's contribution has been too little and too slow
Maldives' crisis not just an internal political struggle, it's an unfortunate result of China's smash and grab neo-colonialism
It will be a mistake on India’s part to see the Maldives crisis in isolation, as an internal struggle for power which doesn’t have any geopolitical spill