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70th Day Of Lockdown

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India must resist diktats from US on Iran, Russia

However, the US knows well the soft spots of some ruling class members of developing nations rather too well.

10 Jul 2018 1:05 AM

India-Nepal ‘bridge’ is still unshakeable

Oli’s words also need to be analysed in the light of certain recent events in South Asia.

28 Jun 2018 2:47 AM

Beware! China using SCO for ‘trilateral’ games

After having joined the SCO, India can only curse its fate — as SCO is China’s fiefdom.

23 Jun 2018 5:52 AM

Gilgit-Baltistan: Is India losing the plot?

Pakistan continues with its old tricks for Kashmir is in its jugular veins.

15 Jun 2018 4:54 AM

Why the nation’s capital can never be a ‘state’

Delhi’s transformation from capital city to state is sure to be a prelude to the breakup of India.

06 Jun 2018 1:44 AM


Church and State: There’s a long history

Archbishop of Delhi could be defended or rejected, depending on which angle you are looking at.

29 May 2018 6:51 AM

In search of a Himalayan solution

Let the two nations agree to start with the natural boundary and then go on to the artificial border.

22 May 2018 6:53 AM

See what’s behind the Sino-Indian ‘reset’

China has regularly and repeatedly announced that its territorial claim is its sovereignty, hence it’s non-negotiable.

08 May 2018 12:50 AM

Of US, Russia & India’s arms bazar

India needs to be able to take its own sovereign decisions on what it considers best for its national security.

03 May 2018 12:51 AM

Emperor Xi’s global OBOR dream

These are vast resource-rich territories with rickety infrastructure, poor transport, communications and connectivity.

20 Apr 2018 12:50 AM


Trade war with China: What led Trump to act

China has virtually penetrated Western aviation technology so deep that it’s doubtful if the US will be able to take any counter-action.

10 Apr 2018 6:20 AM

India-China trade: Deficit rising,close the gap before it’s too late

The most alarming fact is that the value of Indian exports either stagnated or declined.

29 Mar 2018 1:40 AM

The perils of fighter price fixing

Huge delays and the resulting rising costs have marred the modernisation programme and timely replenishment of inventory of frontline fighters.

21 Mar 2018 2:06 AM

Appeasing Beijing over Tibet: Delhi sends neighbours the wrong signal

High-profile dignitaries from Jordan and Vietnam were in India recently for bilateral talks.

13 Mar 2018 6:37 AM

Tortuous talks in turbulent times

The word “mutual” could easily have been inserted somewhere, but it wasn’t. It was a unilateral; condescending; domineering and dominating step.

07 Mar 2018 3:16 AM


The price of aircraft & the price of power

The non-manufacturing users and importers are always at the receiving end, except during the times when there is glut in the market.

23 Feb 2018 2:09 AM

Maldives: India’s new front with China

The situation in the Maldives today is a clear warning on the future scenario in India’s northeastern frontier.

14 Feb 2018 1:09 AM

Han-style diplomacy: What China says, and what it may really mean

From security to expansion, France sought a “guarantee” from both current contracting and past confronting parties.

08 Feb 2018 2:16 AM

The great Chinese (fire)wall: What India needs to do now

Yes, prima facie, China does reserve the sovereign right to determine what it considers to be in its national interest.

01 Feb 2018 6:18 AM

Behind China’s push: Land, water, fuel issues

Doklam and the Sino-Indian frontier are irritants and eyesores to Chinese leaders.

23 Jan 2018 1:45 AM