It’s going to take dedicated effort and sustained investigation by various US government agencies to understand, isolate and prosecute Islamists who claim to represent all American Muslims and dominate the discourse
To keep Nepal on its side is in India’s interests, especially in the face of a rising Chinese presence in South Asia. This presence is not just economic and military, but increasingly involves strong political commitment
The former UP chief minister was apparently referring to eruption of tensions between the two countries after India inaugurated a strategic road in Uttarakhand to Lipulekh Pass earlier this month.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi has effectively used platforms available to India to make a case that instead of nations becoming more and more inward looking, global engagement should be the norm
Indian foreign policy is changing and will continue to evolve not only because the global environment is changing more rapidly than ever, but also because India is changing.
While there is a lack of clarity on the policy towards China from other Quad members, such as Australia, there is a more legitimate reason for India to abandon Quad than Chinese displeasure — the objective of ensuring better Chinese behaviour in the region.
This will be Pompeo's major foreign policy speech on India.
In his first term, Modi had succeeded in articulating a global role for India as a leading player in the international system, one which shapes global rules and is not merely a rule-taker. In his second term, he should be focusing more on how to operationalise this idea into concrete policy outcomes.
As things stand India has a strong circumstantial case but it remains circumstantial. Actual evidence of IAF downing a Pakistani F-16 depends on whether or not the US is willing to share evidence of the shoot down. This is unlikely to happen.
White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders said that since taking office, the US president has strengthened American leadership, security, prosperity and accountability.
Raja Mohan said assumptions such as USA would always be the world order; the rise of China can be curtailed; globalisation is here to stay and west's dominance in the Indian sub-continent, have been challenged.
Tharoor was speaking at a session titled "Inglorious Empire" at the eighth edition of the Mountain Echoes literary festival here.
"Yesterday's reports regarding President Trump's phone calls with the Prime Minister of Australia and the President of Mexico ought to worry all Americans," said House Democratic Whip Steny H Hoyer.
A book compiling select speeches of Prime Minister Narendra Modi on foreign policy during 2014 and 2015 was released today by President Pranab Mukherjee, who said the speeches have done well to lay out India's economic strategy and foreign policy with style and substance.
Outgoing Obama Administration today identified strengthening of India-US relationship as one of its top accomplishments in foreign policy and defence sector, with Secretary of State John Kerry articulating that the US should continue to work with India to expand the vast areas of cooperation between the two nations and its peoples.
Trump is the only presidential candidate to have addressed a meeting of Indian Americans and directly spoken about a strong India-US relationship.
In its cover story on Trump’s investments in properties overseas, the popular Newsweek noted that as the Republican National Convention was about to get underway in July, the Trump Organisation declared it was planning R
"The Indian government is pursuing a policy on Kashmir which will have further ramifications. We must address the issues within Kashmir. A delegation of Indian Parliament should be sent to Kashmir led by the government to look into the ground level situation," he told reporters here.
NDA that came to power on the plank of development had failed in keeping the promises and "all indices affecting the ordinary citizen are in dire straits".
Tearing into Modi government's performance, Congress on May 26 dubbed it as "fraudulently dynamic" and wondered why it was holding celebrations on its second anniversary when it has nothing to show but "empty promises and gimmicks"
China's economy has had a good start to 2016 and continues to operate within a reasonable range, but still faces relatively large downward pressure, President Xi said on Friday according to state radio.
Parliamentary Affairs Minister M Venkaiah Naidu said External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj was busy with visiting Mauritius President Ameenah Gurib-Fakim and hence was not present in the House.
The RSS is the ideological parent of Modi's Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) but tensions have surfaced between the two groups in recent months over some of the government‘s economic and social policies.
According to Andrew Holland, CEO of Ambit Investment Advisors, 8000 can be a great entry point on the downside. He is betting on banking and industrial stocks, but asks investors to avoid consumer durables due to high valuations and IT stocks.
PM Modi and his team will also be balancing out geo-strategic needs, with his trip to Japan at the end of the month. The two countries are expected to sign an MOU on defence cooperation and discuss other bilateral issues.