Vajpayee wanted to allay Pakistani fears that India, particularly his own party, the BJP, wanted to undo the Partition of 1947.
18 Aug 2018 1:22 AM
The news leak that US President Donald Trump would be the Republic Day chief guest next January was neither confirmed nor denied by New Delhi.
13 Aug 2018 12:31 AM
The first question is whether the Pakistan Army has been able to achieve its objective of having a Prime Minister who shares its worldview.
27 Jul 2018 12:17 AM
The five nations constitute 26 per cent of the world’s land mass and 43 per cent of its population.
23 Jul 2018 12:09 AM
Others have noted that Mr Trump has never criticised Mr Putin, Xi Jinping or Kim Jong-un, whereas he rarely misses a chance to skewer his allies.
16 Jul 2018 12:09 AM
The moment of reckoning came when Berlin Wall fell in 1989, followed by the 1991 collapse of the Soviet Union.
10 Jul 2018 12:45 AM
India could, as seems to be happening, apparently accept the US demarche and reel back its outreach to Iran and Russia.
02 Jul 2018 6:05 AM
While the report attempts to appear balanced, criticising Pak actions in the parts of Kashmir that it occupies, the real target is clearly India.
18 Jun 2018 4:44 AM
China has been allowed to open a branch of a bank and has in turn allowed controlled entry to Indian pharmaceuticals.
11 Jun 2018 5:05 AM
Relations with Pakistan represent a major policy failure.
30 May 2018 1:21 AM
India’s geopolitical environment has mutated considerably since Donald Trump became America’s President.
23 May 2018 12:23 AM
Indo-Nepal relations would need careful nurturing after the foolhardy gambles of 2015.
15 May 2018 12:26 AM
The Indian statement, after some introductory moralising on the need for strategic convergence, addresses the border issue.
30 Apr 2018 12:32 AM
Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s domestic slogan “Sabka Saath Sabka Vikas” was extended to the neighbourhood.
09 Apr 2018 12:18 AM
Russia had also not yet resurrected its role in West Asia to defend Syria’s Bashar al-Assad regime.
29 Mar 2018 1:28 AM
After India chose to retaliate in kind, the Pakistanis have recalled their high commissioner for consultations.
19 Mar 2018 6:29 AM
The French foreign minister was in India on an official visit during India’s May 1998 nuclear tests.
13 Mar 2018 12:20 AM
The US trade deficit in 2017 in goods and services was $566 billion, though this balloons to $810 billion if you exclude services.
06 Mar 2018 6:15 AM
Canada is a reliable source for high quality uranium and foodstuffs, including pulses.
26 Feb 2018 12:02 AM
President Rouhani has vast experience as a long-serving national security adviser of his country.
19 Feb 2018 4:42 AM