Saturday, September 26, 2020

Country Watch

In India, engineers and MBAs are turning to manual labor to survive the economic...

The need is dire. India’s economic output shrank by 24 percent in the three months to June compared to the same period last year, worse than any other major economy.

India Plans $3Bln Drone Deal With US to Keep Eye on Border With China,...

India is planning to purchase 30 General Atomics MQ-9A Reaper drones from the United States for approximately $3 billion and use them in the border region with China as well as strategic waterways.

Nasa chief warns US Congress about Chinese space station

China is rapidly building what they call the ‘Chinese International Space Station’, and they’re rapidly marketing that space station to all international countries.

Indian Media Says Modi On Time 100 List, But Too Scared To Say Why

Conveniently missing from these reports was the exact reason Modi had made it to the list this year. Going by these reports, one would think Modi’s mention on the list was an honour and cause for celebration.

Indian policies increased misgivings in Bangladesh: The Economist

Bangladesh is disturbed by the recent domestic Indian policies that are perceived to be “anti-Muslim" - many Bangladeshis have come to see India as a patronising and presumptuous ally. ...The various anti-Muslim policies of the current Indian government have...

India moving towards a civil war: Two generals fight a turf war in Army’s...

The present spat between the Generals in Jaipur and the Army Headquarters move of getting it inquired by the Vice Chief of Army Staff has not gone down well with a section of veterans with many of them taking...

Pakistan to oppose Indian application for GI tag of basmati in EU

اسلام آباد: یوروپی یونین (EU) میں باسمتی چاول پر جغرافیائی اشارے (جی آئی) ٹیگ کے دعوے کے خصوصی حقوق کے مطالبہ کے بھارتی اقدام کا سنجیدہ نوٹس لیتے ہوئے ، پاکستان نے جلد ہی اس درخواست کی مخالفت کرنے کا فیصلہ کیا ہے۔

After Rejecting Indian F16 Claim, Christine Fair holds Afghanistan responsible for Mess in the...

It began earlier and had nothing to do with the US. Afghanistan made an enemy of Pakistan from day one....Had Afghanistan not antagonized Pakistan inclusive of military raids in FATA and Balochistan, the region could've been very different.

Not a question of if, but when China will strike – Indian Narrative

India cannot be seen to be a reluctant ally, which is still waffling around, unable to choose a side, in the name of a long dead non alignment, while hanging onto the coattails of countries that are supping with...

2.5 Front or 3.5 Front? Indian Army has another front within its own ranks

Indian Army Chief has deputed a senior Lieutenant General to look into the differences of opinion between Army Commander, South Western Command and his Chief of Staff on the role, charter and duties of various appointments within the Command...