EDITORIAL

India and South East Asia can join the US in an economic partnership to balance China

New Delhi, Jan 7: Southeast Asia, as it was in the 1960s and '70s, has again become the fulcrum in the current international relations...

Strained Indo-Maldives relations (Opinion)

A lot has happened in the bilateral relations between India and Maldives during the last 10 years. The relations which were once described...

New Year to take cues from global markets and control of virus

The last week of calendar year 2021 ended on a high with stock markets registering gains and gaining ground to end the year with...

The Dragon’s long shadow on Sri Lanka (Opinion)

For some South Asian countries like Sri Lanka, Myanmar and Bangladesh, the 'China Nightmare' is no longer just a bad dream. It is...

India’s security scenario has some worrying new dimensions (Column: Spy’s Eye)

Intelligence being the anchor of security, two fundamentals of national security provide the reasons for a periodical examination of whether the Intelligence infrastructure and...

Was Maqbool Bhat a Pakistani ‘Agent’?

Maqbool Bhat has been given the title of 'shaheed' or 'martyr' in Pakistan. Maqbool Bhat was hanged in Tihar Jail in Delhi on February...

Turkey’s African outreach (Opinion)

Recently, the third Turkey-Africa Partnership Summit was held in Istanbul from December 16-19. The first Turkey-Africa Partnership Summit was held in Istanbul, the second...

It is Emirate vs Islamic Republic in Afghanistan (Column: Spy’s Eye)

The return of Islamic Emirate in Kabul on August 15 this year, and what is happening in Afghanistan since then, must draw attention to...