Daily Archives: April 8, 2017

India Rejects Ontario Assembly Motion Terming 1984 Sikh Riots a Genocide

India has termed the passage of a private member's motion in the legislative assembly of Ontario as "misguided" since it extended official recognition to...

Military interests of Bangladesh top Indian agenda

India is expected to bestow a cash bonanza pledge of a $ 500 million credit line for the purchase of defence equipment to Prime...

Half of US$1bn Indian credit to BD in 2010 unused

Bangladesh has only been able to utilize 50 percent of the US$1.04 billion Indian credit provided in 2010. And it hasn’t even touched the...

“Why the hell don’t you let me enter my country?”

Bangladesh’s exiled feminist writer Taslima Nasreen wants to meet with Bangladesh’s Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina, during the latter’s visit to India. She has been...

Maldives opposition party leader arrested for alleged plot

Police in the Maldives have arrested an opposition party leader on a charge of plotting to overthrow the government, a move the joint opposition...

Indian Court Declares Rivers, Glaciers, to be Legal Persons

The High Court of Uttarakhand State, India, which declared the Ganges and Yamuna Rivers to be a ‘living entity of India’ in March, has...

Indian SC seeks response on plea for reining in cow vigilantes

The Supreme Court on Friday directed the Central government and six States to respond on a public interest litigation (PIL) plea to declare cow...

After poking China in the eye, India still hopes to be permanent member of...

If India does become a new permanent member of the UN Security Council that too with veto rights — as Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj...

India to Add 42 Radar Stations for Surveillance in Western Coast

Israel Aerospace Industries' Elta Systems has won the tender to supply radars to the Indian Army by being the lowest bidder as well as...

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