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Environmental pollution and Indo-Pak cooperation

India has refused to accept the proposal made by Punjab’s Environment minister Zakia Shahnawaz’s to collaborate under the umbrella of South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) on the issue of smog that has affected lives of the citizens on both sides of the border.

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Useless Posturing

As Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif shook hands with his Indian counterpart and exchanged pleasantries during the inclusion of both countries into the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO)

Why this is a good time for India to play cricket with Pakistan

If paanwallahs in north India are a signpost for the election breeze, then taxi-drivers in London are often astute sports forecasters.

For closer India-US ties, common interests alone aren’t enough

The history of India-U.S. relations is excellent proof that most theories of international relations are wrong. These theories hold that nations develop partnerships based on mutual interests and common values.

PM Modi wants to marginalise Pakistan, or does he?

Prime Minister Narendra Modi tweeted his greetings to BIMSTEC nations — an acronym for the mouthful that is the “Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi-Sectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation – on the 20th anniversary of its founding on June 6, following it up by another tweet which said, “BIMSTEC is a natural platform for regional cooperation.”

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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


India’s 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 ...