Bangla Sunday, September 27, 2020

Issues

Israelis appeal against training of India police accused o...

Dozens of Israeli activists have petitioned the Supreme Court seeking to bar the country’s security forces from training Indian p...

Kashmir just one part of Modi’s broader anti-Muslim agenda...

The refusal by leading Western countries to call out human rights abuses by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has only emboldened him...

Peace may remain elusive despite Afghanistan talks

Abdul Ghani Baradar, leader of the Taliban delegation, and Zalmay Khalilzad, U.S. envoy for peace in Afghanistan, Doha, Qatar, Feb. 2...

Nepal refutes reports claiming Chinese construction inside...

The Nepalese government has issued a statement saying that no construction has been undertaken by the Chinese inside their territory....

China’s Sri Lanka foothold a dilemma for India

Sri Lankan prime minister Mahinda Rajapaksa There are three categories of statesmen: those addicted to Twitter (Donald Trump, Nare...

India braces for mass protests over contentious farm bills

Supporters of India's main opposition party protest farm bills passed by India's parliament, in Kolkata on Sept. 21 India's l...

Nepal should stop selling its youth to the Indian and Brit...

The Battle of Plassey was the precursor to colonialism in India, which taught modern India how the East India Company took advantage of...

The India-China Ladakh crisis: Why so silent, world?

Toward the end of last week, a Western analyst who specializes in East Asian strategic affairs messaged me to discuss the latest turn i...

'Kashmiris do not feel Indian, today they'd rather have th...

In a powerful and passionate interview with frequent flashes of anger and displays of emotion, former Jammu and Kashmir chief minister...

A missing border pillar creates row between Nepal and Chin...

Nepal and China are engaged in a boundary row in Humla after the Chinese side allegedly built 11 buildings in a remote part of the dist...

Jurisprudence, minority representation slow down Afghan ta...

“We’re stuck”, that is how one delegate described the much-acclaimed intra-Afghan peace negotiations that kicked off...

Two Indian generals fight a turf war in Army’s South Weste...

An unsavoury stand-off has developed between two Lt Generals in the Army’s South Western Command Headquarters in Jaipur which has...

China’s stake in the Afghan peace process

China’s President Xi Jinping and Afghan Chief Executive Officer Abdullah Abdullah Negotiations between the Afghan govern...

Border dispute with India: Nepal’s expert panel to submit...

A team of experts commissioned by the government to collect evidence, historic facts, and documents to support Nepal’s claim to t...

Was India’s secret force engaged in Bhutan’s operation all...

As the activities of India’s secret Special Frontier Force continue to hog the limelight, an episode that has remained under wrap...

Afghan Taliban on China’s side: Should India be worried?

Behind the facade of the US as a superpower is also a dark underbelly – one that is not so visible in the mainstream media or pri...

Border stand-off: India ‘expects China to stand down first...

The top commanders of the Chinese and Indian armies met on Monday at Moldo, on the Chinese side of the Line of Actual Control (LAC), in...

The Intra-Afghan dialogue is good news for Pakistan-US rel...

US President Donald Trump meets with Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan at the World Economic Forum Earlier this month, the much-...

Army infections unmask India’s struggle to sustain border...

The Indian Minister of State for Defence Shripad Naik said at a meeting on September 16 that about 20,000 Indian military personnel hav...

The trouble with torpedoing India’s plan for a third aircr...

India it appears is all set to torpedo its plans for a second indigenous aircraft carrier, just as China prepares to surge in to the In...

China and friends surround India: Your move, New Delhi

Chinese President Xi Jinping with Myanmar’s State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi The recent visit of China’s top diploma...