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India’s indigenous ballistic missile shield ready

India’s indigenous Ballistic Missile Defence (BMD) programme is complete, and the Indian Air Force (IAF) and the Defence Research...

What happened at JNU during the attack?

Shards of glass are seen in the premises of Sabarmati Hostel, at Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), on Jan. 6, 2020 in New Delhi, I...

‘Preemptive strikes’ is a problematic term in internationa...

General Manoj Mukund Naravane The newly appointed Indian Army chief, General Manoj Naravane, in a stern message to Pakistan, s...

CAA unconstitutional, appalled by Attack on JNU, says Amar...

Nobel laureate Amartya Sen on Tuesday claimed that the Citizenship (Amendment) Act violates constitutional provisions. “The CAA...

India ‘has lost the ability to be a model country': Former...

On January 4, 2020, The Wire uploaded a video of a talk delivered by former National Security Adviser Shivshankar Menon, where he spoke...

There is a design flaw with the CDS post

India’s first Chief of Defence Staff Bipin Rawat The scale of the First World War underscored the command and control di...

India asks refiners to stop buying Malaysian palm oil afte...

India has informally asked palm oil refiners and traders to avoid buying Malaysian palm oil, government and industry sources said on Tu...

CAA-NRC protests: Why is Narendra Modi so obsessed with Pa...

The Narendra Modi government’s controversial domestic actions such as the religious filter in the proposed National Register for...

Modi seeks to wrest Delhi as his party struggles in India...

India is set to hold assembly elections in its capital Delhi, providing a key test for whether Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s par...

The Indian Ocean and the subcontinent above: Inviting the...

People often start a new year with resolutions, and what the earth needs is a resolution from everyone to aid the environment. For exam...

Delhi now snubbing critics in other countries too; US, UK...

The new assertiveness in Indian foreign policy where risk-taking, according to External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar, is an inherent...

India has ‘practically lost Kashmir’, says P. Chidambaram

“We have practically lost Kashmir,” former Union home minister P. Chidambaram said about the Bharatiya Janata Party-led Cen...

China tests new tank, cannon in military drill in Tibet bo...

China’s People Liberation Army (PLA) has begun a major military exercise in the high-altitude border areas of Tibet, deploying la...

Indian-born Nobel laureate draws parallels between Delhi U...

There has been wide condemnation of the attack in Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), as India’s federal governing Bharatiya Janat...

Indian army to sign MoU for AK-203 assault rifles in a mon...

Indian Army is likely to sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) in a month for the procurement of over 7.5 lakh AK-203 assault rifles...

India’s self-inflicted foreign policy challenges in 2020

Since becoming prime minister in 2014, NarendraModi has paid significant attention to India’s foreign relations. Though there cou...

Fear grips Muslim community after protests over citizenshi...

At Lisari Gate in the northern Indian city of Meerut, men sit in the narrow lanes outside their homes keeping watch at night. Not agai...

2019 recorded most number of stone throwing incidents in J...

The year 2019 recorded the maximum number of stone throwing incidents in Jammu and Kashmir, compared to the years 2017 and 2018, accord...

CAB: An Indian bill that even Indians think is “Discrimina...

Muslims, civil society and public intellectuals along with main opposition parties continue to protest against an “unconstitution...

India’s student protests have broken image of national con...

Protests against the CAA spread across the country after violence at Jamia Millia University and Aligarh Muslim University | ThePrint...

How 2019 changed the Kashmir dispute forever

On a sunny afternoon in July, Ghulam Muhammad Bhat walked to the mosque in his village in Indian-administered Kashmir's Kupwara distric...