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India needs tweaks to cover all challenges to its national security

India's budget for security - defence and internal security - need a serious rethink to expand their scopes.

May 09, 2019, 17:37 PM IST

Kartarpur symbolism has given Delhi a shot at India-China-US consensus on Kashmir

India has always resisted external mediation on the Kashmir dispute but a common cause against extremism in the region should give it leverage.

Dec 06, 2018, 12:51 PM IST

Awaiting a formal response from India, says Pakistan after Imran Khan writes to PM Modi

Imran's letter is believed to have been written in response to PM Modi's earlier communication with his Pakistani counterpart. 

Sep 20, 2018, 13:35 PM IST

Navjot Singh Sidhu should use his 'jhappi diplomacy' for these goals with Pakistan

Terror camps and drug trafficking may be too advanced for Sidhu, so here is a simpler wish list.

Sep 12, 2018, 11:10 AM IST

Does Imran Khan have the gall to take India policy out of Army-ISI hands?

Successive Pakistani prime ministers have failed or have been too afraid to take on the military-ISI establishment.

Aug 21, 2018, 21:05 PM IST

Imran Khan is predictably unpredictable, India should watch out for his strange swings

Imran Khan's first wicket was Nawaz Sharif. And we do not know if his next wicket will be the Pakistan Army/ISI or India.

Aug 14, 2018, 16:24 PM IST

India and Pakistan need to learn lessons from Croatia and Ethiopia

This week has given India two lessons - first from the Croatian President at the World Cup Final, and second from the leaders of Ethiopia and Eritrea.

Jul 17, 2018, 16:43 PM IST

Pakistan Army chief Qamar Javed Bajwa wants talks & peace, but India is not open to it: UK think tank

The commentary noted that Pakistan's prosperity is dependent on peace with India.

May 05, 2018, 12:47 PM IST

India and Pakistan to take part in first ever joint military exercises

The drill which will involve all SCO members is a counter-terrorism exercise. So, apart from India and Pakistan, the exercise will also feature Russia and China. 

Apr 26, 2018, 18:20 PM IST

Join us, don't fight us: Iran invites Pakistan to be part of Chabahar project with India

Pakistan has repeatedly expressed concerns over India's involvement in the development of Chabahar Port for geopolitical reasons as well as the threat to its Gwadar Port project.

Mar 13, 2018, 10:34 AM IST

Indo-Pak standoff will damage world hockey: Pakistan Hockey Federation

Former captain and Olympian Islahuddin Siddiqui said the Asian hockey federation needed to play a role in ending the stand-off between Pakistan and India.

Apr 20, 2017, 23:49 PM IST

Pakistan attempting to ward-off responsibility of 'inhuman' 26/11 attacks: Salman Khurshid

Pakistan yesterday demanded more evidence from India on the 26/11 attacks in order to bring the case to its 'logical end', but Khurshid asserts that Indian govt shouldn't fall into Pakistan's trap

Jul 01, 2016, 12:07 PM IST

Top Political Events of 2015/Events in India

Pakistani crew blow up boat after chase by Indian Coast Guard – another probable 26/11 averted

Dec 16, 2015, 16:51 PM IST

Gilani lauds PM`s statement; says dialogue only way forward

Pakistan Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani on Wednesday reciprocated the "sentiments for peace" expressed by his Indian counterpart Manmohan Singh, saying dialogue is the only way forward for the two countries.

Jul 29, 2009, 23:39 PM IST

Pak evades direct response to reports on dossier to India

Pakistan on Thursday did not confirm or deny reports that it handed over a dossier to New Delhi on the alleged Indian involvement in unrest in Balochistan.

Jul 23, 2009, 18:28 PM IST