Daily Archives: December 22, 2016

Nepal court sets up amicus curiae to decide local elections

  Amid sharp controversy among Nepali political parties over the question whether the local level elections should be held on old structure or with a new structure, the country’s...

Beijing warns Delhi against intervention in core issues

China has warned India against any sort of intervention in Beijing’s fundamental issue like Tibet. The warning came after Indian President inviting Tibetan religious leader Dalai Lama in a...

‘Forces active to weaken hill-tarai bond’

Expressing concern over political instability and anarchy prevailing in the country, former king of Nepal Gyanendra Shah has said that some forces are active in weakening the bonds between...

Bangladesh’s election enigma

The election enigma deepens in Bangladesh’s political scenario. The government’s moves hints at an election in the near future. However, opposition parties cannot be fully certain as to whether...

Constitution making process: JO spells out conditions

Sri Lankan Joint Opposition (JO) stressed that its participation in the ongoing constitutional making process would be subject to 14 non-negotiable conditions. The JO grouping comprises 51 members of...

Pakistan’s Soft Power Problem

In the aftermath of the Uri attack on an Indian army camp, India has adopted an aggressive foreign policy towards Pakistan. The pressure seems to be building up whereas...

Indian PM Modi accused of taking kickbacks

Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi accused Prime Minister Narendra Modi of taking kickbacks of Rs 65 crore from a corporate house during his turn as the Chief Minister...

Indian cruise missile test fails for the fourth time

The fourth test of India's "Nirbhay" land-attack cruise missile (LACMs), designed to carry nuclear or conventional warheads failed on Wednesday. All the four tests of the subsonic missile, with a...

Yadav’s case proves Indian involvement in subversive activities in Pakistan: Aziz

Adviser to Pakistan PM on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz on Wednesday said the case of Kulbhushan Yadav, an on-duty Indian spy arrested from Balochistan earlier this year, substantiates Indian...

Pakistan wants peaceful relations with India: PM Nawaz

Prime Minister of  Pakistan Nawaz Sharif on Wednesday said that Pakistan wants peaceful settlement of matters with India. The premier made the statements apparently aimed at New Delhi, during his...

The odd triangle

It was no surprise that China strongly objected to the presence of the Dalai Lama at the Rashtrapati Bhavan a few days ago. In a sharp reaction last week,...