Daily Archives: March 24, 2017

India-China relations can be further strengthened with involvement of think tanks

Chinese media believes if Chinese and Indian think tanks work together with mutual co-operation for insightful and high-quality research alongside with policy development projects for both party’s interest than...

‘Hasina’s visit will add a new chapter to Indo-Bangla relationship’

Private power producers such as Adani Power and Reliance Power have robust investment plans for Bangladesh’s energy sector, India’s High Commissioner to Bangladesh Harsh Vardhan Shringla told Business Line...

Russian Game Plan in Eurasia Could Bring India, China Closer

As India and Russia prepare for their 18th annual summit in early June this year in St. Petersburg, the challenge before the two countries would be to give fresh impetus to their bilateral trade and...

Mamata agrees to discuss Teesta

West Bengal’s chief minister Mamata Banerjee has finally agreed to discuss the Teesta issue. In an exclusive interview on Thursday with ABP Ananda, she said she would assist Bangladesh...

Apple to Launch iPhone Production in India

The company will begin manufacturing the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6s smartphones at the Wistron plant in Bangalore within the next four to six weeks. The iPhone SE’s production...

US general hints at Russian supply to Afghan Taliban

The top US general in Europe said that he had seen Russian influence on Afghan Taliban insurgents growing and raised the possibility that Moscow was helping supply the militants,...

EU warns Bangladesh of GSP suspension over labour rights

The European Union has warned Bangladesh of suspending trade preferences unless the country makes progress in the implementation of worker rights. Three European Commission bodies in a joint communique on...

More Indian BSF men dying of mental illness rather than operations

More personnel of India’s Border Security Force (BSF) are dying of  mental illness and lifestyle diseases than in the line of duty. BSF Director General KK Sharma shared details of...

Free trade and top tech: what China wants from Israel

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu wraps up his trip to China on Wednesday, with technology and investment two areas of overlapping interest for the two countries. Israel is a...

‘Pakistan will soon be among top tourist destinations of the world’

The Pakistan Tourism Development Corporation (PTDC) is planning to develop a helipad at Rawal Lake viewpoint for launching an air safari in Islamabad. Talking to APP, PTDC Managing Director Abdul...

Operation “Searchlight”

Despite the complex and demanding negotiations during the tumultuous days of March 1971, a positive outcome was possible and seemed near but it came to grief because of the...

Zeid insists “foreign judges” Lanka says “foreign expertise”

Prince Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein, UN High Commissioner for Human Rights cast doubt on the impartiality of the Sri Lankan judicial system on Wednesday at the UN Human Rights...