India-Iran-Afghanistan alliance, threat to Pakistan: Pak Ex-Defence Secretary

India-Iran-Afghanistan alliance, threat to Pakistan: Pak Ex-Defence Secretary

The strategic alliance seen developing among India, Iran and Afghanistan could prove a threat to the security of Pakistan, eventually leading to this bloc closing in on Pakistan with dreadful consequences in store for the country’ warned a former Pakistan military officer in a seminar. Over the last week, the Pakistani media too has been […]

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India could be fulcrum of global economy: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley

India could be  fulcrum of global economy: Finance Minister Arun Jaitley

‘With China’s economic slowdown, the global economy feels afresh, the need of a pivot and India could play this very role, that of the fulcrum of the global economy’, said the Finance Minister Arun Jaitley expressing his confidence.  Addressing investors during his visit to Japan, Jaitley claimed that India’s economic development program would pick up […]

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Will not tolerate trade deficit with China: India’s Minister of State for Commerce & Industry

Will not tolerate trade deficit with China: India’s Minister of State for Commerce & Industry

“The trade deficit with China that India has had to suffer, is certainly not good news and the Indian Government has set about efforts at various levels towards correcting the situation. Negotiations with China about providing better market access to Indian drugs and IT segments are in progress”, asserted Nirmala Sitharaman, the Minister of State […]

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India mulling law to stop ‘Sahara’-like scams

India mulling law to stop ‘Sahara’-like scams

The Central Government of India is considering strong measures to restrain fraudulent activities of scammers like Sahara; who are duping millions of investors of their hard earned savings. The ‘Ponzi Scheme’ scams lure people, particularly from rural and semi-rural areas, into investing their savings by promising fat returns.  At the instance of Prime Minister Narendra […]

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India-Russia 5th generation fighter-jet deal to take off soon

New Delhi-Dt.29(Newsagency)-India and Russia have agreed on a Research and Development deal of fifth generation fighter jets and this project will soon see the light of day. In an interview with a daily, the Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar confirmed that the project would soon be on its way.  The cost of this research and development […]

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Major army offensive against terrorists on Indo-Myanmar border

Major army offensive against terrorists on Indo-Myanmar border

In reaction to the ambush carried out by militants in the Chandel district of Manipur, the Indian army is reported to have launched a major offensive against terrorists on the Indo-Myanmar border. The military operation had received the green signal from the Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar and the National Security […]

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China’s opposition to India’s NSG membership continues

China’s opposition to India’s NSG membership continues

Beijing dated 25th May (News Services)- Indian President Pranab Mukherjee commenced his tour of China, landing at Guangzhou on 24th May. Prior to the President’s arrival, China had declared their unchanged stance on India’s participation in the Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG). Simultaneously China expressed their readiness to extend the proposed Tibet to Nepal railway services […]

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1400 km long highway to connect India, Myanmar & Thailand

1400 km long highway to connect India, Myanmar & Thailand

A 1400 km long highway will soon connect India with South-East Asian countries. India, Thailand and Myanmar have come together to work on this project that will, it is believed, give a big boost to India’s trade with South-East Asian countries. The realization of the India-Myanmar-Thailand highway calls for the renovation of 73 bridges erected […]

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