We're Live Bangla Saturday, October 23, 2021

Top News

Why Bangladesh warned India over anti-Hindu riots, even as...

Sheikh Hasina and Narendra Modi. | Prakash Singh/AFP. For nearly a week, India’s eastern neighbour Bangladesh has been rocke...

Why Modi is suddenly everywhere

Bharatiya Janata Party workers gather to celebrate Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s 71st birthday in Srinagar, India, on S...

Swedish study of governments reveals “viral” growth of aut...

Police repression in India. Democracy had declined sharply across the globe in 2020, says the recently released 5th., Annual Democ...

The Quad, AUKUS, and India’s Dilemmas

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi receives a grand welcome in New Delhi after returning from a three-day visit to the United States...

Sri Lanka in India’s embrace!

Gen.Naravane writing in the visitors’ book at the Army HQ. India and Sri Lanka now appear to be shedding doubts and rese...

BJP’s communalism is weakening India’s foreign relations:...

Shyam Saran and Shivshankar Menon at a discussion on India-China relations. Top flight former Indian diplomats and experts in vari...

Why South and Southeast Asia must cooperate to prevent a n...

The Chinese and US flags. If their rivalry militarises further and pressures on nations escalate, South and Southeast Asia will lose...

AUKUS, the Quad, and India’s strategic pivot

U.S. President Joe Biden takes part in a virtual summit of the Quad group, made up of Australia, India, Japan, and the United State...

India’s Afghan policy may impact its ties in Middle East

Indian nationals sit aboard an Indian military aircraft at the airport in Kabul on August 17, 2021, to be evacuated after the Taliban...

Myanmar’s all-out war in the making

After the announcement of the all-out war (dubbed D-Day) by the National Unity Government (NUG) on September 7, some Myanmar people res...

Aukus fallout: for years, US told India it couldn’t share...

The Indian Navy's indigenously built, diesel-electric, Scorpene attack submarine at Mazagon Dock in Mumbai. Photo: Xinhua Australi...

SCO won’t be subaltern to QUAD

Family photo of the 20th summit meeting of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation, Dushanbe, September 17, 2021  As expected,...

Zalmay Khalilzad: ‘I will reflect’ on what U.S. could have...

Zalmay Khalilzad, special representative for Afghanistan reconciliation at the State Department, testifies in a Senate Foreign Relati...

Many factors made the Afghan war calamitous

Although the Taliban had no hand in the barbarous 9/11 attacks (15 out of 19 attackers were Saudis), their connection was the presence...

Myanmar, a violent tale of two governments

A video of a little-known political leader declaring war on Myanmar's military regime went viral on social media on Sept. 7, garnering...

Afghanistan: Foreign Devils on the Silk Road

The title of an unputdownable 1980 classic by Peter Hopkirk comes to mind even as the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation and the Colle...

Dismantling Global Hindutva: A battle against the toxic RS...

Caption The unprecedented conference ‘Dismantling Global Hindutva’ held from 10-12 September 2021 is a game-changer. T...

Afghanistan: Enter regional states

Afghan tribal leaders and religious scholars and youth leaders from the central provinces (Hazarajat) met former president Hamid Ka...

Bitter fruits of the War on Terror

Saturday September 11, 2021 marks the 20 th. Anniversary of the Twin Towers attack by the Al-Qaeda which led to the long-drawn out US-l...

India’s deepening love affair with Israel

Then Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu welcomes Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi during an official welcoming ceremony upo...

Al-Qaida and Islamic State suffer from recruitment problem...

ISIS fighters marching at an undisclosed location. | AL-Furquan Media / AFP Photo Al-Qaida was planning two sets of terrorist...