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All set to table the constitution amendment bill in Parliament for its endorsement, the Nepalese government is expected to face opposition and protests from the Nepal’s opposition parties that appear united in their intent to obstruct the proceeding of Parliament against the measure.

 

India and Tajikistan will work closely on developing trade and transport links through the Chabahar Port in Iran, that India is helping to develop, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Saturday after the signing of agreements with the Central Asian nation on enhancing economic ties and curbing double taxation, money laundering and terrorism.

 

Indonesian President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo wound up a two-day official visit to India December 12-13. As the leader of a nation with the world's largest Muslim population of 200 million people as well as India's largest trading partner among the ASEAN nations, this was Widodo's first visit to India. It came six years after the visit of Susilo Bambang Yudhoyono, the previous president, who had visited New Delhi in January 2011. 

 

The first-ever visit of Joko Widodo, the President of Indonesia, to India begins today. The two countries attach a great deal of strategic significance to the visit of President, popularly called Jokowi. Vice-President Hamid Ansari had undertaken a fruitful visit to Indonesia in November last year

The first-ever visit of Joko Widodo, the President of Indonesia, to India begins today. The two countries attach a great deal of strategic significance to the visit of President, popularly called Jokowi. Vice-President Hamid Ansari had undertaken a fruitful visit to Indonesia in November last year

 
Addressing entrepreneurs, policymakers, technologists, and academics December 7 at the Carnegie India Global Technology Summit in Bengaluru, India's Foreign Secretary S. Jaishankar underscored the need to harness the power of technological change for faster economic development.
 

In direct and indirect attacks on Pakistan for its purported role in providing sanctuary to terrorists and their dreaded networks, the Heart of Asia conference concluded in India with a resounding demand for 'strong actions' against terrorism.

 
In direct and indirect attacks on Pakistan for its purported role in providing sanctuary to terrorists and their dreaded networks, the Heart of Asia conference concluded in India with a resounding demand for 'strong actions' against terrorism.  
 

The sixth ministerial conference of Heart of Asia (HoA) - Istanbul Process is all set to begin in Amritsar from today. Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani besides representatives from various countries would participate in the conference.

 
Statement of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Russia in connection with reports in Pakistan's media about the Russian Federation's participation in the creation of China-Pakistan Economic Corrirdor mentions that reports about 'secret talks' to join the project are false.   
 
India has effective deterrence against both China and Pakistan but while China's nuclear weapons are a major strategic concern for India, Pakistan's nuclear programme "remain a daily source of tactical worry" and both countries' nuclear weapons programmes "are so closely linked....that they may effectively be treated as one," former Indian National Security Adviser (NSA ) Shivshankar Menon has said.   
 


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Indian judge Dalveer Bhandari was re-elected to the International Court of Justice on Monday as the UN General Assembly rallied behind him in a show of force that made Britain  bow to the majority and withdraw its candidate.
 
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Title: The People Next Door -The Curious History of India-Pakistan Relations; Author: T.C.A. Raghavan; Publisher: HarperCollins ; Pages: 361; Price: Rs 699

 
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Could the North Korean nuclear issue which is giving the world an anxious time due to presence of hotheads on each side, the invasion of Iraq and its toxic fallout, and above all, the arms race in the teeming but impoverished South Asian subcon...

 
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Title: A Bonsai Tree; Author: Narendra Luther; Publisher: Niyogi Books; Pages: 227 Many books have been written on India's partition but here is a firsthand account of the horror by a migrant from what is now Pakistan, who ...

 
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As talk of war and violence -- all that Mahatma Gandhi stood against -- gains prominence across the world, a Gandhian scholar has urged that the teachings of the apostle of non-violence be taken to the classroom.

 
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Interview with Hudson Institute’s Aparna Pande, whose book From Chanakya to Modi: Evolution of India’s Foreign Policy, was released on June 17.