Daily Archives: January 10, 2017

Andaman

Eight days in Andaman

Paritosh Paul: It was a pleasant, captivating sight from the window of the aircraft. The terrain was scattered here and there amidst endless blue water. Morning sunshine illuminated the whole...

Year Review: Tailwinds continue to blow for US-India ties

For India, 2016 was a year when several trend-changing events took place, both domestically and internationally. The Modi-led government has had its hands full with terrorism on the security...

New strain in Indo-Lank relations over ETCA

Long-standing apprehensions about a hitch in relations between India and Sri Lanka over the Economic and Technical Cooperation Agreement (ETCA) have become a reality after official meetings held on...

Sri  Lankan government in 2017

Even the most ardent supporters of the Sirisena-Wickremasinghe government would have been disappointed with the government’s performance in 2016, and many of them would be hoping for some positive...

Global consultation on migrant health in Colombo next month

The second Global Consultation on Migration Health (GCMH) will be held in Colombo, the capital of Sri Lanka, from February 21-23 to address the issues of all migrant categories...

‘Trump will likely take on China, continue good ties with India’:David Rothkopf

With 10 days to go for the swearing-in ceremony for the US’s new President Donald Trump, The Hindu asked foreign policy expert David Rothkopf, CEO and Editor of portal...

The myth of a political bond

India’s problem with China is that Delhi’s ideas of shared global interest in the multilateral domain have run into Beijing’s calculus on the regional balance of power in the...

Pakistan test launches submarine cruise missile

Pakistan's military says it has test launched a submarine cruise missile Babar-III from the Indian Ocean. The nuclear-capable missile is seen flying over the coast and hitting its flag target. The...

Samajwadi Party United, Akhilesh Yadav Next Chief Minister, Says Mulayam Singh

Chief Minister of Indian state Uttar Prodesh Akhilesh Yadav and estranged father Mulayam Yadav could meet Tuesday in Lucknow to revisit attempts at burying their differences - or at...

Crown Prince Sheikh Mohammed’s visit likely to boost ties between India and UAE

After the French marching band joined the parade in 2016 in honour of Francois Hollande, the practice has caught the fancy of others as well. With UAE crown prince...

Commander US Forces in Afghanistan calls on Pak army chief Gen Bajwa

Commander Resolute Support Mission (RSM), General John W. Nicholson called on Pakistan’s Chief of Army Staff (COAS), General Qamar Javed Bajwa. During their meeting, COAS appreciated the role of erstwhile...