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Switzerland’s peace bid amid Russia-Ukraine war

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With the Russia-Ukraine war in its third year, Switzerland will host a peace conference at Bürgenstock on June 15-16, immediately after the June 13-15 G7 Summit in Italy.
Switzerland wants India to participate in the conference, to which some 120 count…

Rome to Kabul, ancient India was a global player in trade. Kautilya’s Arthshastra tells all

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It is clear that Roman trade with India far surpassed the much-heralded trade via the Silk Route. Dalrymple further observes: “Contrary to popular ideas about the overland ‘Silk Roads,’ it is now clear that historians have been looking at entirely the …

India eyes gas network spanning South Asian neighbours

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New Delhi: One giant gas grid led by India and spanning Bangladesh, Nepal, Bhutan and Myanmar may be a reality in the near future, transporting the clean-burning fuel across borders to homes, factories and industrial enterprises across South Asia.&#823…

India eyes gas network spanning South Asian neighbours

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New Delhi: One giant gas grid led by India and spanning Bangladesh, Nepal, Bhutan and Myanmar may be a reality in the near future, transporting the clean-burning fuel across borders to homes, factories and industrial enterprises across South Asia.&#823…

Did a junior Chinese diplomat wave Beijing’s ‘olive branch’ at EAM Jaishankar?

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At a media event organised by a leading Indian newspaper in New Delhi, EAM Jaishankar responded to a junior Chinese dipomat, stating, ‘I think it’s in our common interest that we should not have that many forces on the LAC, it’s in our common interest …

Did a junior Chinese diplomat wave Beijing’s ‘olive branch’ at EAM Jaishankar?

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At a media event organised by a leading Indian newspaper in New Delhi, EAM Jaishankar responded to a junior Chinese dipomat, stating, ‘I think it’s in our common interest that we should not have that many forces on the LAC, it’s in our common interest …

PM Modi in Bhutan: Why the visit matters amid growing China threat

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PM Narendra Modi is on a two-day state visit to Bhutan from today. The trip assumes significance as it comes just weeks before India heads to general elections. China’s increasing presence in the Himalayan kingdom is also worrying for New Delhi
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Amid Nepal’s continuing political turmoil, confidence vote win for PM Prachanda, the task for India

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Nepal’s Prime Minister Pushpa Kamal Dahal Prachanda won a vote of confidence in the 275-member lower house of Parliament last week, securing the support of 157 of the 268 MPs who were present.…
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AP Week in Pictures: Asia

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March 8-14, 2024
Muslims in Indonesia and Indian-controlled Kashmir prayed at mosques to mark the holy month of Ramadan. China’s annual political meetings closed at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing.…
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A decade under Modi: Aggressive foreign policy yields mixed returns

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The Bharatiya Janata Party’s 2014 Lok Sabha election manifesto promised to “reboot and reorient” India’s foreign policy to give primacy to the country’s interests and to elevate New Delhi to its “rightful place” of influence in a multipolar world order…