AirAsia commenced its operations between Kuala Lumpur and Bhubaneswar on Wednesday. “We’ve landed in #Bhubaneswar!”
Ahead of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s visit to India this month-end, a senior Turkish official has said that his country does not have any objection to India becoming a member of the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG).
Following Pakistan’s denial of consular access to Kulbhushan Jadhav, defence experts have expressed strong feeling towards the possibility of the execution of the former Indian naval officer
China has fundamentally altered the physical and political landscape in the strategic South China Sea through militarisation and large-scale land reclamation, a top American admiral alleged today.
Defence Minister Arun Jaitley reiterated the strong Indo-Russian defence cooperation on Wednesday during the 6th Moscow Conference on International Security.
India will maintain its relationship with Russia “independent of the US” as Moscow is willing to provide in depth capabilities and technologies which America would not offer, a top US expert has said.
With the 30th Summit at the end of the month and in the 50th year of the organization’s existence, ASEAN is again going to be faced with the vexed problem of South China Sea where there has been an ominous shift in the geo-political and maritime landscape, notwithstanding the temporary distraction by the build-up of tensions on the Korean peninsula, and the difficult choice to take a position on the same.
Kulbhushan Jadhav, the Indian national sentenced to death in Pakistan by a secret military court over allegations of spying, is likely to face hurdles in getting justice since lawyers in the country have been asked not to help him appeal to a higher court.
After a crowd of at least 300 Naxals closed in on paramilitary commandos, ambushing them in the thick forest of Chhattisgarh’s Sukma district, the Air Force swooped in to help, with its helicopters landing in the heart of a Maoist stronghold, despite concerns of the insurgents opening fire.
The launch of China’s second aircraft carrier, expected as soon as this week, will be an important and depressing moment for India.