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No Friends Of India In US Congress

To say that the US Congressional hearing on ‘Human Rights in South Asia: Views from the State Department and the Region’ on October 22 was deeply embarrassing for India is to state the obvious; whatmstood out was that India has an acute deficit of ‘friends’ among the US lawmakers who can offer even a modicum of defence when an important India-related issue is taken up for scrutiny.

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Hope Modi With His Dynamism And Charisma Will Be Able To Resolve Naga Political Issue Once And For All

The Narendra Modi Government had not announced the timing and the venue to clinch the “Framework Agreement” with NSCN (IM). Everyone was caught napping when they announced the agreement with the group on August 3, 2015, in Delhi.

Hope Modi With His Dynamism And Charisma Will Be Able To Resolve Naga Political Issue Once And For All
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Message From The Hustings

Political parties and their faithful tend to be hyperbolic before the polls. And turn introspective after the results come in. But in the BJP today there appears a self-congratulatory mood with Prime Minister Narendra Modi describing the outcome in Haryana and Maharashtra assembly elections as an extraordinary achievement of the saffron party and its allies.

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Losing ground to western psyche: India’s way

India, even though got liberation from the British colonial power decades back, still perceives the western concept of life styles and its millions of residents feel safe with the western medicinal practices. But India (also known as Bharat and Hindustan) has the most ancient medical system in the world and Ayurveda (Unnani/Siddha) is still in practice across the vast country.

Francois Gautier - an India-based senior French journalist
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China Goes The Extra Mile To Woo Nepal

President Xi Jinping was hardly back in Beijing from a two-day state visit to Kathmandu when the Himalayan nation’s Defence Minister Ishwar Pokhrel flew into the Chinese capital and signed a 2.5 billion rupee three year agreement for beefing up Nepali Army’s capacity in disaster relief. General Wei Fenghe told his remarked on the occasion that his country was always positive to extend military support to Nepal for capacity building of its army.

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Kashmir Black Day observed in Sri Lanka

The High Commission of Pakistan, in collaboration with the Kashmir Study Forum, Sri Lanka, organized a seminar to mark the ‘Kashmir Black Day’ on October 27, 2019 at BMICH, Colombo.

Acting High Commissaioner of Pakistan, Mr. Ranvir Ahmad addrressing the seminar
Panelists at Seminar on Kashmir Black Day Seminar
Gathering during the seminar
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Muslims urged to join Gota's imminent victory

Western Province Governor A.J.M.Muzammil called upon the members of the Muslim community to become partners in the victory of the presidential candidate Gotabaya Rajapaksa at the upcoming polls on Nov.16.

Western Province Governor A.J.M.Muzammil  associated with Mazoor Moulana at the press conference
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Gota, the Change Agent We need– Here is why

Are you one of those odd types in society who dream of being part of a mission-driven organization? What I am referring to is a kind of organization where the skilled are valued than henchmen, and bullshitters cannot rule the day? If you are not one, then don't waste your time reading further, but if you are, you are going to enjoy this.

Gota, the Change Agent We need– Here is why
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Letter From America: The peculiar case of Japan vis-à-vis the Rohingya tragedy

Recently Myanmar’s de facto leader Suu Kyi met the Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe in Tokyo.

 Letter From America: The peculiar case of Japan vis-à-vis the Rohingya tragedy
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Will the Prime Minister allow the Naga talks go beyond the 31st October?

After one week of his appointment as the Governor of Nagaland, RN Ravi, who is also Interlocutor for the Naga talks, met the NSCN (IM) collective leadership on July 26, 2019, and told them about Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s desire to conclude the Naga talks in three months. Ravi took Oath as the Governor of Nagaland on the 1st of August, 2019.

Will the Prime Minister allow the Naga talks go beyond the 31st October?
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