The French government announced on Friday that, in solidarity with India, it has decided to freeze the assets of Masood Azhar, founder and head of the Pakistan-based Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM) terrorist group.
'The Man from Kathmandu,' reportedly the first "global Nepali film" released on Friday to cheering audiences. The film, starring Indian actor Gulshan Grover in his Nepali film debut, hopes to “globalise a Nepali story”, said its Tibetan-American director, Pema Dhondup.
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has presented a Special Award of Recognition to Bhutan's King Jigme Khesar Namgyal Wangchuk, to honour his leadership in advancing human development and the well-being and happiness of the people of Bhutan.
Defying global stance against terror, China again vetoes sanctions on JeM chief
Defying global opposition to terrorism, China has vetoed sanctions against Masood Azhar, the chief of the terrorist organisation Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM), extending cover to him and Pakistan that protects him.
China's protection of terrorist Masood Azhar ensures peace for its CPEC
China has a clear strategic vision and its intent and policy are in complete sync with its global interests. It is clear that China is using its diplomatic lever to act against India's interests, as Pakistan has requested, in pursuance of their joint strategic objectives, writes Brig Anil Gupta (retd.) for South Asia Monitor