Daily Archives: March 23, 2017

Pak president offers dialogue to India

Pakistani President Mamnoon Hussain offered dialogue to neighboring India to peacefully resolve disputes including the Kashmir dispute which is the main irritant in bilateral relations. He made the offer...

Bangladesh India defense cooperation

Both Bangladesh and Indian media is carrying reports on defence cooperation framework, expected to be signed during the forthcoming visit by Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina to New Delhi....

Pak president offers dialogue to India

Pakistani President Mamnoon Hussain offered dialogue to neighboring India to peacefully resolve disputes including the Kashmir dispute which is the main irritant in bilateral relations. He made the offer...

BD apex court rejects govt plea against opposition mayor

Bangladesh Supreme Court on Thursday (23 March) upheld a High Court order that stayed the suspension of a local city corporation mayor, reports Star Online. A three-member bench of the...

India Set to Announce $4B ln Loan to Bangladesh

India is expected to announce a large credit line to Bangladesh when its Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina visits New Delhi next month. Among the agreements that will be signed,...

Choice of Adityanath is risky, says Walter Andersen

The recent Assembly elections in five Indian States have established the  pre-eminence of the BJP and Prime Minister Narendra Modi in the country’s polity. Nistula Hebbar spoke to Professor...

Diplomacy for New India

Never one to rest on his laurels, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has set himself a new target — showcasing a “New India” by 2022, the 75th anniversary of the...

China greets Mamnoon, Nawaz on National Day

Chinese President Xi Jingping and Premier Li Keqiang sent separate messages of greetings to their Pakistani counterparts on Pakistan Day, assuring them of their full support to have a...
Subir Bhaumik on Bangali solution

SOUTHERN EYE: Modi’s “Bangali solution” to Teesta, Ganges barrage

(Exclusive): At the moment, it seems Indian prime minister Narendra Modi is blessed with two huge assets – a strong tactical sense and the blessings of the Almighty. The sweeping...

‘No bilateral agreements will be signed during PM’s China visit’

Nepal Minister for Foreign Affairs Prakash Sharan Mahat said that no bilateral agreements would be signed during Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal’s China visit. At a press conference in the...

Afghanistan Wants More US Troops to Fight IS, Taliban

Now in its 16th year, the US war in Afghanistan is poised to escalate, as top leaders in the country call on Washington to increase its military footprint in...
Anti-Romeo squads

“Anti-Romeo squads” of police are in action in UP

Young men were questioned, shamed and even forced to do sit-ups in various cities across Uttar Pradesh on Wednesday as "anti-Romeo squads" of the police were out on the...