Daily Archives: December 6, 2016

Peace in Afghanistan pragmatic for all

The “Heart of Asia” conference in Amritsar India ended on a highly ambitious note. The conference, however, did not dispense with the South Asian blame-game and the countries carried...

US, UN relations strained over Afghan war reports

The US military in Afghanistan is increasingly trying to control public information about the war. This in turn resulting in strained relations with western organizations as they offering different...

India to train BD judges

The Government of India has agreed to provide training for judges and judicial officials of the lower courts in Bangladesh. Two separate Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) will be signed...

Sri Lanka’s Sirisena awaits a thumbs-up from Trump

It is yet to be seen how the Donald Trump victory in the United States will impact Sri Lanka in the long term, mainly its relations with the ethnic...

Kofi Annan Reportedly ‘Unsettled’ By Lack of Arakanese Cooperation

In a Monday meeting in Naypyidaw with five Arakanese parliamentarians, chair of the Arakan State Advisory Commission Kofi Annan reportedly voiced his dissatisfaction regarding the ethnic Arakanese community’s level...

Maldives to establish int’l arbitration center

In a bid to resolve trade disputes out of court, Maldives government is looking to establish an international arbitration center in the archipelago. The country feels that the absence of an arbitration center proves a...

Afghanistan’s fate hangs in Trump’s silence

With the US president-elect Donald Trump making hardly any reference in his election campaign to the US’ longest fought war, the question of the policy that he would follow...

Maharaja Wanted Kashmir To Be An Independent Country, Says Farooq

On former Prime Minister of J&K, Sheikh Mohammad Abdullah’s anniversary today, his son and National Conference patron Dr. Farooq Abdullah said his father shouldn’t be blamed for an Instrument...

Jayalalitha Dies At 68

J Jayalalithaa, the Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu and one of India's most powerful and popular politicians, has died in a Chennai hospital, nearly three months after she was...