Daily Archives: April 1, 2017

Suu Kyi’s new govt faces first test at Myanmar polls

Aung San Suu Kyi's government will face its first test at the ballot box on Saturday (April 1) in by-elections around Myanmar seen as...

New Islamabad airport to be named Xi Jinping airport

As relations between China and Pakistan continue to grow stronger, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has decided to honour the Chinese president by naming the...

‘India cannot ignore our rights to Teesta water’

Prominent Bangladeshi hydrology expert Dr Ainun Nishat sits down with the Dhaka Tribune to discuss the much-talked-about issue of sharing Teesta water between Bangladesh...

Disenchanted Myanmar: Suu Kyi will step down if people wishes

For decades Myanmar's people dreamed of democracy, but a year into office Aung San Suu Kyi's elected government is struggling to revive a sluggish...

Tensions erupt between the Philippines and China over disputed island

Over the past several weeks, sharp tensions emerged between Beijing and Manila over the disputed Scarborough Shoal in the South China Sea, exposing the...

Moscow Talks to Focus on Afghan Security

A new round of regional consultations on peace and stability in Afghanistan would take place in Moscow on April 14, the Russian foreign ministry...

Justice Served or Justice Denied?

Among the decisions by the Supreme Court (SC) in the NAB case last Friday was the verdict de-notifying three NAB Regional Heads. Strictly according...

Permitting Dalai Lama in Arunachal is India’s mistake: China

China officially said that India is committing a major mistake in allowing Dalai Lama to visit the controversial border state Arunachal Pradesh. "This will have...

Those who wish to isolate us should see Pakistan globally honoured: Gen Qamar

Pak Army Chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Friday said Pakistan has successfully neutralised malicious propaganda against it and “elements trying to isolate Pakistan...

Sri Lanka to sign MoU with BIMSTEC

Cabinet this week granted approval for Sri Lanka to enter into a MoU with members of the Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi Sectoral...

India should compensate Gautam’s kin: Nepal House panel

A parliamentary panel formed to investigate the killing of Nepali national Govinda Gautam by Indian security personnel in Kanchanpur near the Nepal-India border earlier...

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