Things changed drastically when Gayoom’s step-brother Abdullah Yameen became President.
13 Oct 2018
BSF Head Constable Narendra Kumar was on a routine patrol along the India-Pakistan border near Jammu, on September 18, when he was killed by a hail of bullets from across the border.
29 Sep 2018
An attack on military installations by armed Rohingyas on August 25, 2017, provoked a ruthless Myanmar Army response.
14 Sep 2018
The Trump Administration has embarked on an aggressive policy of trade and economic sanctions against countries it believes are politically unacceptable. America’s European allies are targeted by Dona
30 Aug 2018
While Imran Khan has been measured in his references to India after he emerged as the front-runner to be the next Prime Minister, one has to watch out for statements and actions from two ‘unguided missiles’.
16 Aug 2018
Imran’s commitment to public welfare first came to note after his decision to build a world-class cancer hospital in Pakistan after his mother died of cancer.
05 Aug 2018
India has invited US President Donald Trump to be its Chief Guest for the 2019 Republic Day Parade.
21 Jul 2018
President Xi Jinping has embarked on his ambitious “one belt one road” initiative primarily to utilise China’s surplus construction capacity.
08 Jul 2018
Prime Minister Modi’s participation in the Shangri-La Dialogue was a manifestation of India’s growing commitment to the security of the “Indo-Pacific” Region, extending from India and Malacca, to the
21 Jun 2018
One of the most embarrassing incidents in India’s foreign policy occurred in 1969, when New Delhi sought membership in a Summit meeting of the leaders of Islamic countries and was denied entry.
09 Jun 2018
The army created and fostered Nawaz Sharif's party, the Pakistan Muslim League, to counter Bhutto’s Pakistan Peoples Party.
26 May 2018
India has done well in its quest for better relations with all major powers in its western neighbourhood—from Israel and Egypt to Saudi Arabia and Iran.
12 May 2018
Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s visit to London was ostensibly for participating in a Summit meeting of 53 Commonwealth countries, from across the world.
12 May 2018
Fed up with the domination of his country by its Punjabi-dominated army, Sheikh Mujibur Rahman was swept to power in the 1971 elections, in what was seen as a referendum on his ‘Six Points Formula’.
12 Apr 2018
Trump’s trade measures make it clear that he will be ruthless and not necessarily reliable in dealing with allies and foes alike.
31 Mar 2018