Mount Agung Eruption, Indonesia: What Happens Next?

Mount Agung Eruption, Indonesia: What Happens Next?

Mount Agung, in Indonesia, has been throwing out clouds of white and grey ash high up in the sky after it erupted on 24th November. Hoards of people have been evacuated and there and thousands more to be rescued out of the danger zone of the volcano. Explosive eruptions have been sending out a number […]

Nepal Elections: A New Horizon For Indo-China Relations

Nepal Elections: A New Horizon For Indo-China Relations

The Himalayan nation of Nepal went to polls on Sunday, the first ever since the country’s monarchy was overthrown in 2008 and was established into a federal republic. Voters from the remote areas of Nepal walked miles of the snow covered route to participate in the historic provincial and parliamentary elections since the civil war […]

Prime Minister Narendra Modi: At BRICS Summit 2017 in China’s Xiamen: Welcomed by Chinese President Xi Jinping

Prime Minister Narendra Modi: At BRICS Summit 2017 in China’s Xiamen: Welcomed by Chinese President Xi Jinping

  Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived at China’s Xiamen on Sunday to attend the 9th BRICS Summit in Xiamen, China.  Modi is set to meet Chinese President Xi Jinping on the side-lines of the three day event. Their meeting will be keenly watched after the resolution of the Doklam border row, which pitted the armies of […]

US says Pakistan harbouring terrorists:Trump administration proposes massive $190 million cut in aid to Pakistan

US says Pakistan harbouring terrorists:Trump administration proposes massive $190 million cut in aid to Pakistan

The Trump administration has proposed $344 million in financial assistance to Pakistan including $100 million in foreign military funding, a massive $190 million reduction in grant as compared to the 2016 fiscal. Last year, the US assistance to Pakistan under the State Department budget was USD 534 million, which included USD 225 million towards foreign […]

Prime Minister Modi Pitches for “Asia-Africa growth corridor”: India and Japan supports

Prime Minister Modi Pitches for “Asia-Africa growth corridor”: India and Japan supports

Prime Minister  Narendra Modi on Tuesday reportedly pitched for an “Asia-Africa growth corridor” supported by Japan and India. Stressing on stronger ties with Africa, Modi said the continent is a top priority for India. The move comes days after China launched its ambitious OBOR (One Belt, One Road) initiative. Economic corridors are integrated networks of […]