Nepal: Deuba wins trust vote, faces an uphill task

July 20, 2021 admin 0

Nepal created history on Sunday with the Supreme Court reinstated Parliament expressing confidence in “Acting” Prime Minister Deuba. It also marked curtains down on the Sharma Oli saga of anti-India rhetoric, and China card politics that have pushed the landlocked Himalayan nation to the precipice twice within six months. With Read more ………

Chasing Achhe Din, PM Modi style!

July 16, 2021 admin 0

To refurbish his sagging global image in the face of his failure to tackle the second wave of Covid-19 crisis effectively, Prime Minister Modi recently inducted in his ministry, qualified professionals belonging to different caste and sub-caste groups. This was a commendable move that is sure to boost his public Read more ………

US imposes new sanctions on China over Uyghurs

July 13, 2021 admin 0

The Biden administration has clamped further sanctions against China for alleged human rights abuses against the minority Uyghur Muslims in the Xinjiang province. The punitive measures are part of the hardening US position against China, which already stands accused of committing “genocide” and “crimes against humanity” with recourse to ruthless Read more ………

Pakistan’s flying terror tool

July 2, 2021 admin 0

Indian leaders had started giving serious thoughts on possible follow-up moves after the June 24 talks with 14 Jammu and Kashmir leaders. However, the dropping of improvised explosive devices (IEDs) from drones, in the technical areas of the Jammu Air Force Station, during the early hours of June 27, has Read more ………

Nepal Oli’s New Avatar – India Friendly Façade

June 14, 2021 admin 0

Nepal Prime Minister K.P. Sharma Oli has told BBC in an interview that misunderstandings with India have been resolved. This is no more than a complete somersault since his reign saw Nepal- India relations nose dive even as the Dragon’s shadow lengthened over the tiny Himalayan nation. The interview was Read more ………

Kaun Banega Nepal Pradhan Mantri?

May 13, 2021 admin 0

By R C Saldi “Kaun Banega Pradhan Mantri”, (who will become the Prime Minister) is the question rocking Nepal with political parties no wiser on government formation after three days of intense parleys. Time is running out. Nepal Congress and its new ally Maoist Centre must crack the puzzle before Read more ………

No free lunch, Biden must tell WHO

January 20, 2021 admin 0

The Biden era has begun in the United States of America. The incoming 46th President has made a slew of promises while assuring the Americans and the world at large that he would grapple with the issues left behind by his predecessor, who, while masquerading as the new age messiah Read more ………

Pakistan under the China Model of Governance

November 24, 2020 admin 0

On 21 July 2020, a senior journalist, Matiullah Jan, who is known for his outspoken views, was abducted from outside a school where his wife worked as a teacher in Pakistan’s capital, Islamabad. Footage from two CCTV cameras showed a dozen persons in plain clothes and a few armed persons Read more ………

A Pro-China Stance Will Not Resolve Nepal’s Quest for Greater Strategic Autonomy

November 11, 2020 admin 0

Kathmandu’s sovereignty concerns are genuine and deserve better treatment from India. In reality, like Kathmandu does not want to compromise its sovereignty for India’s national security, New Delhi would be unwilling to compromise its national security for Nepal’s strategic autonomy. Beijing’s security apprehensions regarding Indian meddling in Tibet casts shadows Read more ………