Daily Archives: June 11, 2017

Pakistan’s foreign policy dilemma keeps getting complicated

A pentagon report has claimed that China is seeking to build military bases in Pakistan as part of its global military expansion, seeking to translate its economic resources into...

Three Chinese naval ships arrive in Karachi

Three Chinese naval ships, Chang Chun, Jing Zhou and Chao Hu, arrived in Karachi on Saturday for a good-will and training visit. The convoy is being commanded by Rear Admiral...

Challenges facing Nepal’s new Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba

On June 7, veteran politician Sher Bahadur Deuba of the Nepali Congress (NC) became Nepal’s 40th. Prime Minister and its tenth in the last ten years. For Deuba himself,...

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 and Egypt snapped ties with...

The battle for values and concept of Hindu Rashtra  

Twenty-five years ago, I had edited an anthology of Dalit literature, Poisoned Bread: Translations from Modern Marathi Dalit Literature. In the introduction, I had stated: “In the coming age,...

No Indian ‘misadventure’ shall go without a ‘befitting’ response, troops assure COAS

Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa visited the troops deployed along the Line of Control (LoC) on Saturday where they assured him that no Indian misadventure...

Cong. demands PM’s apology on Shah’s ‘clever Bania’ remark

The Congress on Saturday demanded that BJP president Amit Shah, the BJP and Prime Minister Narendra Modi “apologise to the families of our freedom fighters and to the 125...