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Siddiqui was captured alive by Taliban who verified his Indian identity and then executed him: Report
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Siddiqui was captured alive by Taliban who verified his Indian identity and then executed him: Report

A report in the Washington Examiner says that Indian journalist Danish Siddiqui was not simply killed in a crossfire in Afghanistan but was captured alive by Taliban who then verified his Indian identity and then executed him. The report specifically claims that ‘Siddiqui was alive when the Taliban captured him. The Taliban verified Siddiqui’s identity […]

China hobnobs with Taliban through Pakistan: Is this the emergence of the new ‘Axis of Evil’?
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China hobnobs with Taliban through Pakistan: Is this the emergence of the new ‘Axis of Evil’?

Sudden international political developments are happening in South Asia which has bilateral, regional and global ramifications, especially India . Until a few days back Taliban were pariah’s of the world but now are getting recognized and legitimized by few nations for their narrow political interests. World knew when in Rawalpindi, Pakistan, Osama Bin Laden was […]

India’s democracy is powered by its free-thinking citizens; India and US we can learn from each other: US Secretary of State Blinken
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India’s democracy is powered by its free-thinking citizens; India and US we can learn from each other: US Secretary of State Blinken

Answering to a loaded question by a Wall Street Journal reporter Courtney McBride on so-called Indian Government’s ‘backslide’ on issues such as human rights at the Joint Press conference, US Secretary of State Blinken said that India’s democracy is powered by its free-thinking citizens and US views Indian democracy as a force for good in […]

Terrorism is the most serious threat to international peace and security: India at SCO Defence Ministers meet
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Terrorism is the most serious threat to international peace and security: India at SCO Defence Ministers meet

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh said that Terrorism is the most serious threat to international peace and security. He was speaking at the SCO Defence Ministers’ meeting in Dushanbe on 28 July 2021. He also stressed that any act of terror and support to such acts, including cross border terrorism, committed by whomsoever, wherever and for whatever motives, is a crime against humanity.

US and NATO promise to pay $4B a year until 2024 to Afghan forces
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US and NATO promise to pay $4B a year until 2024 to Afghan forces

The U.S. and NATO have promised to pay $4 billion a year until 2024 to finance Afghanistan’s military and security forces, which are struggling to contain an advancing Taliban. Reports show that the U.S. has spent nearly $89 billion over the past 20 years to build, equip and train Afghan forces. Throughout the war, U.S. […]

The Nord Stream-2: Russia to start Nord Stream-2 pipeline operations despite U.S. pressure
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The Nord Stream-2: Russia to start Nord Stream-2 pipeline operations despite U.S. pressure

The Nord Stream-2 natural gas pipeline will soon become operational despite Washington’s attempt to politicize the project, Russian Foreign Ministry spokesperson Maria Zakharova said last week. Her response came after US President Joe Biden on 15 July had said: “My view on Nord Stream 2 has been known for some time. Good friends can disagree… […]

Kargil War- Failed Attempt of a Failed State
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Kargil War- Failed Attempt of a Failed State

Jammu Kashmir is listed as 15th state in Article 1 of the constitution of India defining geographical territory of India.. The British exploited India in every aspect, be it economic, social or cultural for almost 150 years. Finally, the British left India in 1947, but before leaving they partitioned India to create the dominion of […]

Tokyo Olympics 2020 to kick off today with a scaled down Opening Ceremony
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Tokyo Olympics 2020 to kick off today with a scaled down Opening Ceremony

Tokyo Olympics 2020 will kick off tomorrow with a highly anticipated Opening Ceremony from 4:30 P.M IST. However, the event to be held at the newly-built National Stadium in the Japanese capital, will be a scaled down and sobering affair in view of the COVID-19 pandemic. Japan has announced that the participants will be competing […]

Britain to deploy two warships in East Asia permanently
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Britain to deploy two warships in East Asia permanently

Britain will be deploying two warships in East Asian water permanently. The deployment would likely happen after September when its aircraft carrier Queen Elizabeth and escort ships sail to Japan through the South and East China Seas. China is engaged in a duel for influence with the United States and Japan in the South and […]