Daily Archives: November 26, 2017

Chinese president discusses Rohingya crisis with Myanmar army chief

Chinese president Xi Jinping met with Myanmar’s top military general in Beijing on Friday (Nov 24) and discussed China’s support amid international criticism over its treatment of the Rohingya...

India, Sri Lanka to expedite projects

Expediting decisions on joint projects and “solving the problems that have emerged” was at the top of the agenda as Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe met Prime Minister...

Pakistan walking on a tightrope: Who will be targeted by new Saudi led coalition?

Amidst festering crises in the Middle East, the Islamic Military Counter Terrorism Coalition (IMCTC) will formally be launched on Sunday (Nov 26) when the Defence Ministers of the 41...

India turns to social-cultural ties as China steps up role in Nepal

As China tries to deepen its influence in Nepal through the overarching framework of its One Belt One Road (OBOR) project, India is of late responding through a renewed...

Multilateral naval exercise IMMSAREX to begin tomorrow in Bangladesh

India’s Navy Chief Admiral Sunil Lanba embarks on a three-day visit to Bangladesh today (Nov 26) for a multilateral naval exercise being held under a regional maritime forum set...

Amid Jadhav row, India-Pak likely to come face-to-face at SCO summit next week

India and Pakistan will come face-to-face in Russia's Sochi next week for the SCO summit.  Diplomatic sources from both countries said though that there was no proposal yet for...

Time for India to wake-up to the other side of the US’ Afghan strategy

Despite all the attention paid to the US president’s ‘new’ Afghan strategy and the role projected for India therein, Afghanistan’s ground realities, and the fact that the US can’t...