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US policies toward India and Asia need strategic coherence

President Donald J. Trump is on his first official trip to Asia, with stops in Japan, South Korea, China, and now Vietnam, for the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation forum (APEC) summit. In his address to the APEC CEO Summit, he outlined his stamp on Asia statecraft, which includes a vision of upholding a “free and open Indo-Pacific.” However, the United States cannot achieve that goal without strong Asian partnerships—including with India.

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Let Saarc strive and thrive: India's snub is a loud enough message to Pakistan

Pakistan can scoff and pretend it is no big deal and shut the protocol blue book for the event with a resounding thump but the rejection is a grim reminder that even those nations who do not have much love for India (and our neighbours by and large are not always sloshing with human kindness over Big Brother) all agree tacitly or covertly accept that this harbouring of terrorists has gotten out of hand and that the onus is on Nawaz Sharif and the two other prongs of power to get their house in order.

India-Pak ties: We need to act more, talk less

India seems to be desperately searching for an option to adequately respond to Pakistan in the aftermath of the attack on the security forces in Uri in Jammu and Kashmir by the Pakistani-sponsored terrorist group Jaish-e-Mohammad.   

India talks terror with China amid offensive against Pakistan

India and China held their first bilateral dialogue on counter-terrorism and security in Beijing on Tuesday against the backdrop of New Delhi’s aggressive global campaign against Pakistan for using terror as an instrument of state policy.

India talks terror with China amid offensive against Pakistan

India and China held their first bilateral dialogue on counter-terrorism and security in Beijing on Tuesday against the backdrop of New Delhi’s aggressive global campaign against Pakistan for using terror as an instrument of state policy.

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Tackling e-waste: UNSW's Indo-Australian scientist offers to help India

Indo-Australian scientist Veena Sahajwalla, whose pioneering invention of the world’s first micro factory to tackle e-waste has generated global attention, says the technology can be deployed in areas of Delhi like Seelampur and Mayapuri, home to hundreds of MSMEs, to help ‘kabadiwallas’, the traditional waste collect

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Indias urban agenda one of the defining projects of 21st century: Minister

“India’s urban agenda will constitute one of the defining projects of the 21st century,” Housing and Urban Affairs Minister Hardeep Puri told the High Level Political Forum on ...

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