Daily Archives: March 5, 2017

IMF Chief Christine Lagarde will not make Sri Lanka visit this month

(Reuters) Christine Lagarde, the managing director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), will not be visiting Sri Lanka this month as she had been tentatively scheduled to, the global...

India visit: Time for Hasina to show her cards

For Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina it’s time to show her cards. Her close ally India is fast growing impatient. The confidence India had in her is gradually declining....

Mou’s propensity for portraits

  Whether the character is in front of, or even behind the camera, photographers always face one of the most challenging forms of photography when it comes to Portraiture.     Taking photos...

In new book, a side of Aurangzeb India is not familiar with

Not something we are used to reading about the Mughal emperor, but historian Audrey Truschke has a distinct take on the most hated of Babur’s successors. In her book,...

India to train Myanmar Navy and setup new facilities

Indian Navy will set up meteorological facilities and impart training for the Myanmar Navy. This was agreed upon during a recent visit of a Myanmar delegation to Kochi. Myanmar...

India watches with concern as row erupts over Maldives’ plan to “sell” atoll to...

India might be faced with another security challenge in its neighbourhood with a controversy erupting in the Maldives over Abdulla Yameen government's plan to give control of an entire...

Bangladesh: Curbing covert cultural osmosis

“Mujhe bhookh lagee hai, mujhe khaana de do!” the little girl called out as she came home from school. Her uncle, visiting from the village, looked perplexed. “What is...

The Iran-India bromance lacks ‘enough’ strategic flavor

(Exclusive): Over the past few months, particularly in the post-sanctions era, Iran has emerged as one of the biggest suppliers of oil to India, behind only Saudi Arabia and...