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Is it mere wishful thinking – or time to say Khuda Hafiz to Hafiz Saeed?

March 9, 2017 | Author: | Posted in News & Society

A number of Indian news sites carried a Press Trust of India report on February 21 stating that Pakistan had cancelled the licences of 44 weapons issued to the co-founder of Lashkar-e-Taiba and the chief of Jama’at-ud-Da’wah Hafiz Muhammad Saeed and other members of his organisations. The PTI report cited a Punjab (Pakistan) home department …

Is India playing hardball by bringing Taiwan into the equation with China?

March 9, 2017 | Author: | Posted in News

At the end of first restructured strategic dialogue this week between China and India, the irritants in this very important bilateral relationship show no sign of receding. The positions of the two nations remain exactly where they were before this round of talks. Just a few days back, China had once again vetoed a United States-sponsored …

Best Legal Advices and Solutions-Risis Legal-Advocate and Legal Consultants

March 9, 2017 | Author: | Posted in Article Ask Updates, Politics

Providing the solution for different kind of matters related to Law is not a simple work or work for someone who has not any or a little experience in dealing with Court or familiar with the rules of court rooms. You need to know your way around every single detail related to the case and …

How Russia gave a blow to India’s stakes in Afghanistan and later made it up to Delhi

March 9, 2017 | Author: | Posted in News & Society

India’s ‘exclusion’ from the trilateral talks on Afghanistan in Moscow last December instilled deep disenchantment in the Indian leadership towards Russia. The former Soviet Union, in discussion with China and Pakistan, sought to initiate peace negotiations between the Taliban and the Afghan government. A significant cooling in the bilateral relationship between India and Russia was …

The massive demand for jobs and the demon of India’s demography

March 9, 2017 | Author: | Posted in Economics

A great deal has been spoken about India’s demographic dividend. By 2020, it is said, India will become the youngest country in the world, with its population’s median age at 29. That means a growing working age population which can purchase goods and services, and a growing middle class. China, by contrast, will have a …

Removing local, old bottlenecks

March 8, 2017 | Author: | Posted in News & Society

It would be interesting to see how the new restructured Central scheme announced in the Union Budget for exporters and trading agents, and good on paper, unfolds in the coming days and what it holds in store for exporters and other trading agents Indian exports are showing a downward trend since the past several years. …

Kabul, New Delhi’s pushback

March 8, 2017 | Author: | Posted in News & Society

Russia hosted a six-nation conference on Afghanistan’s future in Moscow two weeks ago which saw participation from India, Iran, Pakistan, China and Afghanistan. This was Russia’s second initiative after the first trilateral conference in December last year which only included China and Pakistan. These Moscow talks come almost 38 years after the Soviet invasion of …

Is the “Asian Century” over before it has begun?

February 28, 2017 | Author: | Posted in Politics

Ever since Japan began to be viewed as an economic juggernaut in the 1970s, the world has anticipated the “Asian Century.” Predictions of America and Europe’s inevitable decline and Asia’s inexorable rise have been staples of books, newspaper and magazine articles, and news shows for decades. In a tectonic shift in global power similar to the …

Converging interests of India and Japan in the Indo-Pacific region

February 28, 2017 | Author: | Posted in News & Society

Japan, which has emerged with a brand value of high quality, provides enormous opportunities for Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s ‘Made in India’ initiative, felt Mr. Kiren Rijiju, Minister of State for Home Affairs, Government of India while delivering the keynote address at the conference on ‘Indo-Pacific Region: Converging India-Japan Relations’ organised by Observer Research Foundation …