Daily Archives: October 29, 2017

Myanmar-India border meeting in Imphal ‘constructive’

The 11th Indo-Myanmar Regional Border Committee Meet between India and Myanmar concluded on 27 October 2017 with the signing of the minutes of the meeting between the two countries,...

Tillerson confuses India once again!

U.S. Secretary of State, Rex Tillerson, while reviewing his 7-day tour to South Asia and the Middle East on Thursday said he did not coerce Pakistan but reaffirmed that...

At least 31 dead in central Nepal bus accident: Police

At least 31 people, including 11 children, died when an overcrowded bus swerved off the road and plunged into a river in central Nepal on Saturday, police said. The bus...

India open to Japanese push for ‘Quadrilateral’ with US, Australia as counter to China’s...

After the Japanese foreign minister went public this week with a proposal for a ‘quadrilateral’ as a counter to China, India on Friday said that it has an “open mind” to...

Hamid Karzai’s call for a grand Afghan assembly can shake up politics in the...

Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani’s recent dash to New Delhi – timed with the arrival of US secretary of state Rex Tillerson from Islamabad – was perhaps aimed to create the optics...

Catalonia’s UDI triggers fear of secessionist revival in Sri Lanka

Nobody was surprised when the Sri Lankan government came out on Saturday with a strongly worded statement disapproving the Unilateral Declaration of Independence (UDI) by Catalonia from Spain. This is...