Daily Archives: April 22, 2017

India anxious as China eyes building more aircraft carriers

China is set to gain a massive military advancement with their new plan to bolster its maritime capabilities. China's military is eyeing more aircraft carriers to enhance its capabilities,...

140 killed in Taliban attack on Afghan army base

At least 140 Afghan soldiers were killed in a Taliban attack on an Army base in Mazar-e-Sharif, the capital of Balkh province on Friday. The attack would be the...

‘No question of deferring entire election’

Nepal's Minister for Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs Ajay Shankar Nayak is an MP belonging to CPN (Maoist Center) from Siraha district. Nayak, who is a close aide of...

Supreme Court rejects plea to bring back Kohinoor

The Supreme Court on Friday dismissed a petition asking it to bring back the Kohinoor diamond to India or stop it from being auctioned, ANI reported. An apex court...

Sirisena assures economy is sound

Discarding opposition claims that the country’s economy is in crisis, Sri Lankan President Maithripala Sirisena has said that there was progress now following the stabilisation and revival measures put...

Indian Army chief’s Dhaka visit is ‘baseless’: ISPR

Bangladesh Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) has brushed aside as 'baseless' a Times of India report that Indian Army chief General Bipin Rawat will be visiting Bangladesh again less than...

India to Develop More Military Airfields Along China Border

The Indian defense ministry has asked its agencies to develop more advanced landing grounds near the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in Arunachal Pradesh for dispersal of strategic assets,...

Lonely and disinterested

Picture this: China is steadily increasing its geostrategic presence in South, Central and West Asia; there is a China-Russia-Pakistan axis on the rise in Southern Asia; China and Russia...

China, Afghanistan Sign Agreement on Optic Fiber Link

Afgan Acting Telecommunications and Information Technology minister Sayed Ahmad Shah Sadat has signed an agreement with his Chinese counterpart Miao Wei in Beijing on linking Afghanistan to China through...

Gathabandhan positive on joining Nepal local polls

Agitating Sanghiya Gathabandhan has become positive on joining the local level polls slated for May 14 after the ruling coalition partners agreed to revise the constitution amendment proposal. The second...

Nepal scaled down drills with China due to India: Chinese media

Nepal has scaled down the size of its first-ever military exercise with China after facing strong opposition from India, state-run Chinese media claimed On Friday. The 10-day joint military exercise,...

Raheel Sharif departs for Riyadh to lead military alliance after govt issues NOC

Retired Pak army chief Gen Raheel Sharif has left for the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to head a 41-nation military alliance, Defence Minister Khawaja Asif said on Friday. Media...

60 percent Teesta water blocked for Sikkim power plants 

The controversy over Teesta has now reached Sikkim. The West Bengal government has repeatedly complained about the several hydroelectric projects in Sikkim and now sent a report in this regard...