Daily Archives: February 21, 2017

Pakistan begins hydro power projects ignoring India’s threat

Pakistan has started working on a $2.4 billion hydroelectric power project on river Jhelum in Pakistan administered Kashmir, ignoring threat from Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi to stop water...

China should ensure Pakistan doesn’t face financial crisis

While Pakistan's fast growing economy has made it a darling for foreign investment, the surge in the country's fiscal deficit and public debts has increasingly become a source of...

India’s live volcano has started lava again

India's only live volcano in the Andaman and Nicobar Islands has started spewing smoke and lava again. According to Live Mint, A team of scientists led by Dr Abhay...

Indian Foreign Secretary rules out Indian pressure on Lankan North East merger

Visiting Indian Foreign Secretary, S. Jaishankar Monday ruled out ‘going back to the past’ and distanced himself from committing to a possible Indian role in persuading the Sri Lankan...

Myanmar Opts An Asian Pivot

(Exclusive):  Myanmar -- beset with a myriad of internal problems, including a host of border security issues and tensions between the military top brass and the civilian government –...

India keen on rail link connecting Kathmandu to Delhi, Kolkata

India has expressed interest to link Kathmandu with two Indian cities, New Delhi and Kolkata, using direct railway lines in a bid to strengthen cross-border connectivity and facilitate movement...

Pakistan, Afghanistan will fight terrorism ‘together’: Pak army chief

Chief of Army Staff Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa said on Monday that Pakistan and Afghanistan will fight their "common enemy" of terrorism together, a statement issued by Inter-Services Public...

India Can Develop A Space Station, Says ISRO Chief

Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) chairman AS Kiran Kumar on Monday said India has the capability to develop a space station, but it needed a long-term approach and ambitious...