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Suchi Govindarajan

‘Isolation of Pak cannot be a one-off attempt; it needs a holistic approach’

With firing continuing unabated on the borders following Pakistani provocation, the situation in the Kashmir Valley still tense since and diplomatic ties with Pakistan on a rapid downslide, former com

06 Nov 2016 5:29 AM

8 India diplomats in Pak targeted, 6 Pak envoys leave

Six Pakistani diplomats from its high commission in New Delhi, including the four whose names were flashed on Indian TV channels last week as alleged ISI handlers, flew back to Pakistan on Wednesday a

03 Nov 2016 4:36 AM

More sky marshals after Uri attack

India has significantly scaled up the presence of sky marshals on domestic and international flights of Indian carriers following the Uri terror attack and tensions on the border with Pakistan, taking

27 Oct 2016 3:13 AM

New Zealand support Key to NSG bid

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday held talks with visiting New Zealand Prime Minister John Key after which the latter said his country would be “constructively engaged on India’s membership of

27 Oct 2016 2:37 AM

Pak mother-ship of terror: PM Modi

Stepping up his diplomatic offensive against Pakistan, Prime Minister Narendra Modi targeted that country over the terror issue at the Brics summit in Goa on Sunday, telling other Brics leaders that P

17 Oct 2016 6:55 AM


Modi to take up Masood Azhar ban, NSG bid with Xi Jinping ahead of BRICS

China has continuously blocked India's efforts to blacklist JeM chief Masood Azhar, as well as its bid to join NSG.

14 Oct 2016 2:18 PM

India calls Pakistan's lies on surgical strikes

Slams Pak media report which allege that Foreign Secy S. Jaishankar told German envoy that India’s surgical strikes were a 'bluff'.

14 Oct 2016 11:48 AM

As Saarc falters, India promotes Bimstec

With the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (Saarc) faltering badly due to Pakistan’s support to cross-border terrorism, India seems to be giving prominence to another regional grouping

08 Oct 2016 7:04 AM

Despite odds, PIO bizman hopeful of Donald Trump’s victory

Even as opinion polls predict a clear, some say invincible, lead for Democrat nominee Hillary Clinton in the forthcoming US presidential elections, one man of Indian origin believes that Republican no

08 Oct 2016 2:16 AM

India to review MFN status for Pakistan

Announcing that India would review the Most Favoured Nation (MFN) status granted to Pakistan by it based on the security and trade interests on the grounds that “terror can’t be the commodity exported

07 Oct 2016 1:48 AM


Sri Lanka PM doubts Saarc future, talks of ‘other options’

Sri Lanka has issued a veiled warning on the future of Saarc, saying it has been impacted by the current India-Pakistan tension and that “nothing has moved forward in the past few years”.

06 Oct 2016 6:40 AM

Pak may treat soldier who strayed as PoW

Even as India and Pakistan exchanged fire across the Line of Control in Kashmir on Saturday, indications are that Pakistan will formally treat captured Indian soldier Chandu Babulal Chavan as a Prison

02 Oct 2016 7:05 AM

India-led pullouts put Saarc meet in jeopardy

India says summit has to be postponed as per Saarc charter

29 Sep 2016 7:12 AM

Pakistan: India ‘staged’ Uri attack

In an absurd allegation that reflects its constant denial of watertight evidence of its hand in terror attacks, Pakistan has now accused India of “staging” the Uri terror attack to serve its “tactical

28 Sep 2016 12:09 AM

At UN, Sushma Swaraj tells Pak: Forget Kashmir ‘dreams’

Hits back at Sharif, asks world to act on terror.

27 Sep 2016 1:37 AM


India will send defence gear to Afghanistan

In a major shift, India is seriously considering making the transition from being just a development assistance provider to a security provider as well to Afghanistan, as the two countries lashed out

15 Sep 2016 4:23 AM

‘It’s a phase of closer ties with the US without any secret strings attached’

Lalit Mansingh, former Indian foreign secretary and ambassador to the United States, talks about the importance of US secretary of state John Kerry’s visit to New Delhi. In an interview with Sridhar Kumaraswami, he explains what the visit means for India in pursuit of its strategic goals.

04 Sep 2016 6:24 AM

US backs India on Pakistan, says John Kerry

Visiting US secretary of state John Kerry said on Tuesday that the United States “fully” backs India on its demand that Pakistan should act against terrorists operating from sanctuaries on its soil, b

31 Aug 2016 1:42 AM

Delegates from Pakistan-occupied Kashmir for Pravasi Day 2017

In a move apparently aimed at increasing the pressure on Pakistan, India has hinted it is mulling whether delegates from Pakistan-occupied Kashmir should be invited for the Pravasi Bharatiya Diwas in

27 Aug 2016 1:38 AM

Hamid Karzai praises PM Modi’s stand on Balochistan

Former Afghan President Hamid Karzai has backed Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s reference to Balochistan in his Independence Day, saying he “welcomes and appreciates” the remarks on the right of the Ba

20 Aug 2016 6:29 AM