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No respite for Kashmir as killings continue unabated

Violence continues unabated in India’s only Muslim majority Jammu and Kashmir (J&K) state as armed clashes between militants and government forces refuse to cease...

Are you with us or with Qatar, Saudis ask Pakistan

Pakistan has told Saudi Arabia it will not take sides in the brewing diplomatic crisis in the Middle East after Riyadh asked Islamabad “are...

US not winning in Afghanistan, China seeks role

China, for the first time, expressed its willing to mediate in Afghan peace process, just a day after the US Defence Secretary Jim Mattis...

Old torpedoes make Indian submarine fleet defenseless

With the recent cancellation of a $200 million contract for 98 Black Shark heavyweight torpedoes, the Indian Navy’s new submarine fleet continues to lack...

Indians in Qatar fear the worst in gulf crisis uncertainty

Indians in Qatar are concerned about their safety due to the current crisis the Persian Gulf after Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Bahrain...

Possible US sanctions on Iran: A blow for India’s strategic ambitions

Western manufacturers are shying away from supplying equipment for Iranian Chabahar Port that India is developing for fear the United States may reimpose sanctions...

Pakistan to send soldiers to Qatar!

Pakistan government has decided to send the military contingent to Qatar after a similar decision was made by Turkey. According to a report by Middle...

Modi meets Xi Jinping on SCO sidelines

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday (9 June) met President Xi Jinping on the sidelines of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) summit in...

Geopolitical bias blinds India to benefits of cooperation with China: Global...

China denied accusations that its military helicopters had violated India's airspace on Monday, reported Global Times, a state controlled Chinese media. Indian media earlier...

India to review lofty export target

India is set to prune its ambitious export target of US$900 billion (S$1.2 trillion) as Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government works on reviewing the...

India plans to send 15,000 troops to Afghanistan

India is trying to send a division of their own troops to Afghanistan. The recent bomb blast in Kabul seems to have made this...

India scored “own goal”- China media comments on India’s economic slowdown

India's gross domestic product data shocked again on Wednesday as economic growth unexpectedly slumped to its lowest in more than two years in the...

India puts itself at risk with untested faith in private defense...

Among the measures taken by the government, the strategic partnership policy (SPP) has been the chosen route by nominating private defense companies as “strategic...

Global fashion giants fret over India cow slaughter crackdown

Indian exporters were scrambling Tuesday to assure global clients like Zara and Giorgio Armani their shipments would arrive despite a government crackdown on cattle...

Couple’s abduction exposes risks along CPEC: Chinese media

The kidnapping of a young Chinese couple teaching Mandarin in Balochistan, the centre of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), has set off alarm bells...

Chevron threatens to fire Bangladesh staff protesting asset sale

U.S. oil company Chevron has threatened to fire staff protesting against the planned sale of its assets in Bangladesh to Chinese investors, according to...

India announces policy for strategic partnerships in defence

India on Saturday finalised a policy that would allow local private companies to work with foreign players to make high-tech defence equipment, in a...

‘Gujarat is shining, is a lie’

One of the key architects of the pan-India movement to safeguarding secularism and fighting communalism, Jignesh Mevani, a 36-year-old lawyer-activist who has focused for...

‘Sub-conventional war’ threat makes India worry

A possible threat of ‘sub-conventional war’ has made India so worried that, in an unprecedented move, the country’s Chief of Air Staff, reportedly has...

Myanmar sees escalation of religious extremism

The spread of extreme Buddhist nationalism in Myanmar escalates by the day. Extreme nationalists are now preparing to protest against the country’s religious minister. Claiming...

Bangladesh Islami Bank chair accuses his deputy of violating oath

The chairman of Islami Bank Bangladesh Ltd yesterday alleged that the bank's vice-chairman violated his oath of office by spreading propaganda about the bank. Vice-Chairman...