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 Manohar Parrikar is in Bangladesh on a two-day visit with focus on a new India-Bangladesh defence cooperation framework writes Monish Gulati for South Asia Monitor.
 
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Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa will definitely carry forward his predecessor's fight against domestic extremism and terrorism forcefully. One hopes that he would no longer consider the India-specific terror groups as “strategic assets” and “force multipliers” but treat them as “liabilities” Pakistan can ill-afford to support, writes Brig Anil Gupta (Retd) for South Asia Monitor.

 
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 Aung San Suu Kyi protested in favour of democracy and suffered house arrest for 15 long years. But her indifference, in fact neglect, to the Rohingya crisis has saddened the whole world, writes  Mohammad Kamal Hosen for South Asia Monitor.  
 
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It is in this deliberately orchestrated hostile environment that Sartaj Aziz will be strutting into the Heart of Asia summit in New Delhi representing his rogue country, says Lt Gen P.C. Katoch writing for South Asia Monitor.  
 
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The unexpected, indeed the inconceivable, has happened:  Donald Trump, the womanizing side-show barker with a flair for mass-media showmanship will be the 45th President of the United States commencing in January 2017, writes Harold A. Gould for South Asia Monitor.

 
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PM Modi is bound to succeed in his efforts as the cause is genuine and people want his efforts to eliminate black money and corruption to succeed. His strength of character and determination will take him through,  writes N.S. Venkataraman for South Asia Monitor

 
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With China using her historical stratagem of ‘kill with borrowed knife’, is this Beijing sending a message to the incoming Trump administration in the US, writes Lt Gen P.C. Katoch for South Asia Monitor.

 
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While India has neither the capacity nor the political intent to reach out to its neighbours with investments and projects, China is deeply involved in the economies of all of South Asia and beyond. And with the operationalisation of  Gwadar port, the Dragon has finally arrived in the Indian Ocean, writes Mahendra Ved for South Asia Monitor.

 
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Gulbuddin Hekmatyar's re-entry is sure to rattle India. It is known that he has extracted a promise from the Afghan government that the latter would get his name dropped from the US list of terrorists and that 20,000 of his supporters living in exile in Pakistan would be rehabilitated in Afghanistan at government expense, writes Amitava Mukherjee for South Asia Monitor.

 
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Two significant developments have taken place over the last week in the nuclear domain that will have a long-term bearing on India’s overall  nuclear profile over the next decade and it will be instructive to see how these issues will be mediated in the current Indian political cauldron, writes C Uday Bhaskar for South Asia Monitor.

 

 


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spotlight image China has handed over two ships to the Pakistan Navy to safeguard the strategic Gwadar port and trade routes under the $ 46 billion China-Pakistan Economic Corridor, a move likely to raise alarm in India.  
 
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The possibility of a Taliban attack targeting Emirati officials is not going down well with analysts writes Monish Gulati
 
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Since late 2015, cultural and political issues have strained relations between the two countries with anti-Indian sentiment growing amongst the government and people of Nepal, writes Dr. Binodkumar Singh for South Asia Monitor.  
 
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Recently, vandals desecrated at least 20 Hindu idols and three temples in Jamai bazar area in Tungipara of Gopalganj district of Bangladesh Recently, vandals desecrated at least 20 Hindu idols and three temples in Jamai bazar area in Tungipara of Gopalganj district of Bangladesh
 
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It will also feature glimpses of Indian traditional, folk and tribal art such as Gond, Madhubani and Pattachitra paintings.

 
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spotlight image The prime minister is wrong if she thinks a poorer Britain is the price people want to pay for limiting free movement
 
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spotlight image It is unfortunate that Taiwan has a neighbor across the Taiwan Strait that wants to annex it, but, even more frustrating, Taiwanese also have to put up with people who echo China’s rhetoric and intended to intimidate Taiwanese into obedience.
 
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Read the transcriipt of UN Secretary-General's End-of-Year Press Conference, held in New York on December 16, here...
 
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spotlight image It is wrong to look only at Israel while fighting rages across the Middle East, writes the former Shin Bet chief.
 
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spotlight image In May 2016, defence minister Manohar Parrikar had announced his ambitious plan to hike India's defence exports to two billion dollars by 2018, while adding the government would take into account the concerns while forging strategic partnership in the critical sector.
 
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What will be Pakistan's fate? Acts of commission or omission by itself, in/by neighbours, and superpowers far and near have led the nuclear-armed country at a strategic Asian crossroads to emerge as a serious regional and global concern whi...

 
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Some South African generals, allied with the British forces, sought segregation from the enlisted men, all blacks, after being taken prisoners of war. The surprised German commander told them firmly that they would have to share the same quarte...

 
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An aching sense of love, loss and yearning permeate this work of fiction which, however, reads like a personal narrative set in an intensely disruptive period of Indian history, and adds to the genre of partition literature, writes Ni...

 
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This is a path-breaking work on India's foreign policy since Narendra Modi became the Prime Minister in May 2014 and surprised everyone by taking virtual charge of the external affairs portfolio. A man who had been denied visa by some count...

 
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