Daily Archives: April 4, 2017

Bhutan’s young prince takes first steps

The King of Bhutan Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck and his father, the fourth King of Bhutan Jigme Singye Wangchuck, supporting Bhutan's young prince Gyalsey...

Will Trump administration mediate India-Pakistan conflict? 

It looks like the Trump administration is to take initiatives to solve the India- Pakistan dispute and reduce tensions between these two-neighboring countries. US...

What will be the impact of OBOR on Afghanistan?

Afghanistan’s geographical location and natural resources give Kabul a credible change to play an active role in the development and building of OBOR. Afghanistan...

Indian govt exploring ways to deport 10,000 Rohingya Muslims from Jammu

More than 10,000 Rohingya Muslims belonging to Myanmar are currently living in Jammu and Kashmir, and the central and the state governments are exploring...

NLD Dismisses Regional Heads for By-election Blunder

The National League for Democracy (NLD) party has stripped the heads of Karenni State and Hpruso Township of their positions for failing to field...

Trump’s Meeting with China’s Xi Is Risky with U.S. Asia Policy Up in the...

“Everything is under negotiation, including One China.” Those words, said by president-elect Donald Trump in January as he questioned U.S. policy on Taiwan, could...

New Delhi’s iconic Regal cinema shuts down after 85 years to make way for...

From Bollywood superstars to political heavyweights, the Regal cinema hosted some of India’s biggest names over more than eight decades. But with nostalgic cinema-goers singing...

‘Love’ causes more fatalities in India than terror attacks

A fairy-tale love story may be every other Indian’s fantasy but in reality, ‘love’ has led to many untimely deaths – even more than...

Pakistan, Russia and China inch closer to formal alliance

For well over two decades, Islamabad and Moscow competed against each other to pursue their interests. But that is history now. The two are...

Aung San Suu Kyi’s Awkward Anniversary

(Exclusive): Myanmar’s democracy icon and Nobel peace prize laureate - Aung San Suu Kyi – has just completed her first year in power. Her...

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