Daily Archives: April 21, 2017

Chinese media warn India over Dalai Lama’s Arunachal visit

India will pay “dearly” for allowing the Dalai Lama to visit Arunachal Pradesh, Chinese Government spokesmen media Global Times said on Friday. This warning came days after Beijing announced...

Uranium behind deaths in Bangladesh haors!

Bangladesh experiences flash floods almost every year and farmers are no stranger to crop loss as a result. But the deaths of fish, frogs and fowls in their hundreds...

Pakistan doesn’t want nuclear parity with India: Ambassador Zamir Akram

Pakistan is not seeking to achieve parity with India in terms of nuclear weapons, but is rather pursuing Full Spectrum Deterrence doctrine to ensure that there are no gaps...

All Chief Ministers Must Ensure Safety Of Kashmiris: Indian Home Minister

Indian Home Minister Rajnath Singh said all states must ensure the safety of Kashmiris in different parts of the country, condemning the alleged attack on students from Kashmir in...

Babri Masjid demolition trials: Ayodhya again

A nearly moribund prosecution has been given a new lease of life by the Supreme Court. By ordering a joint trial into two cases arising out of the Babri...

10 LG constituencies remain vacant

Even after three rounds of elections, with the last having been held on April 18, 10 local government (LG) positions remain vacant. The Election Commission of Bhutan (ECB) had called...

Lanka aims to be ‘World Capital of Precious Gems’

Sri Lanka will showcase its world class gems for the first time at an international jewelry fair when it exhibits at the Jakarta International Jewelry Fair, scheduled to be...

Relevance of Bhandari’s India visit

Nepalese president Bidya Devi Bhandari has embarked on her maiden 5-day state visit to India. Her earlier visit was cancelled abruptly last year by the KP Sharma ‘Oli’ led...

Japan may help Sri Lanka buy P-3C maritime surveillance aircraft

Japan may help Sri Lanka buy P-3C maritime surveillance aircraft, apart from persuading India and the US to make Sri Lanka a base for strategic maritime surveillance over the...

Bhutan to get connected thru’ Ctg, Mongla ports

Bangladesh and Bhutan will now get connected through Chittagong and Mongla ports that will open up further opportunities of bilateral trade between the two countries and beyond. Prime minister...

Uzair “The Smoking Gun”?

Lyari mobster, crime boss and political worker Uzair Jan Baloch, the former chief of the militant group formed by the Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP), the Peoples Aman Committee (PAC),...

Beijing may quietly force Google to show Arunachal as part of China

Responding to the Dalai Lama's recent Tawang visit, the Chinese government has released “standardised“ Chinese names of six towns in Arunachal Pradesh. The Chinese foreign ministry said on Wednesday that...

PML-N gets breather, but for how long?

To the relief of the ruling Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz, the Supreme Court’s Panamagate verdict did not disqualify Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif. At the same time, however, the split ruling...

Indian IT industry faces risks from rising protectionism in the West

Under a new executive order signed by US President Donald Trump, the US is reviewing its visa program for foreign workers. The H-1B visa program is most sought-after by...