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​China’s Growing Global Stature As Weapons Producer Threatens Russia’s Export Revenues

China overtook Russia to become the world's No. 2 arms producer between 2015 and 2019, according to data released by the Stockholm International Peace...

As India Allows A ‘Little Japan’ In Rajasthan, Is The Stage Set For Many ‘Little Indias’ In Japan?

  As the Indian government has allowed a ‘Little Japan’ around the town of Neemrana in northern Rajasthan where about 50 Japanese companies with a...

How Are Jewish Americans Helping The Indian Diaspora In Raising Their Clout In The US Government?

American Jewish groups have been very active in cultivating strong political links between the Jewish and Indian leaderships in the US, according to an...

Tejas vs Sukhoi: Why India’s LCA Tejas Is ‘Definitely Better’ Than Russian Su-30 MKI Jets? Expert Analysis

As India takes a great leap forward with a mega deal on home-grown Tejas Light Combat Aircraft (LCA), the question is how would they...

Chinese J-20s Will Never Dominate Asian Skies As Indian Rafales Can Easily Overwhelm Them — India’s Top Defense Expert

India’s acquisition of the French-made Rafales was touted by many as a 'game-changer', but could the emergence of China’s fifth-generation J-20 stealth fighters be...

Did China ‘Bring-Down’ The Indian MiG-21 Fighter Jet Using Electromagnetic Pulse (EMP) Technology Near Pakistan Border?

Did India's enemies use electromagnetic pulse (EMP) technology to bring down a MiG-21 fighter near the Pakistan border on January 5, 2021? What perhaps assumes...

RAW IS WAR: Ex-Nepal PM Accuses India’s Intel Agency RAW Of Splitting Nepal Communist Party

Has India been interfering in Nepal's politics via RAW - its intelligence agency?  Nepal foreign minister Pradeep Gyawali is on a three-day visit to...

Why India, Unlike Turkey, Will Not Invite US Sanctions Over Its S-400 Deal With Russia?

India had placed a $5.3b order for five units of S-400 in 2018 and paid Russia the first tranche of $800 million in 2019. Deliveries of all five missiles in installments will be completed by April 2023.    

Could US-Indonesia Cooperation End China’s Growing Aggression In The South China Sea?

If the US-Indonesia cooperation is strengthened, China's growing aggression in the South China Sea could be tackled. OPED By Akhmad Hanan

Will Joe Biden Poke His Nose Into The Kashmir Issue & Complicate Matters Between India & Pakistan?

Will the US under Joe Biden make things harder for India by unnecessarily poking into the Kashmir issue? Kashmir has been a major flashpoint...

Is A ‘Full-Scale’ War On Iran The Main Reason Behind ​Saudi Arabia’s Change Of Heart For Qatar?

There was immense pressure from Donald Trump on Saudi Arabia to mend fences with Qatar as the US wants all the 22 Arab states on the same page before a war is initiated on Iran.

How American CIA Failed To Detect India’s Vajpayee-Era Nuclear Test Preparations & Were Caught Dumbfounded

Contrary to popular belief, an American satellite had indeed detected evidence of India’s preparations for nuclear tests during PM’s Vajpayee’s tenure, but CIA analysts failed to flag the matter in time.

Russia’s Growing Ties With China Do Not Deter It From Critical Nuclear Collaboration With India – Analysis

Russia might be getting closer to China, India’s principal strategic competitor. But then the fact remains that Russia needs India as much as it needs China.

If US Presses India Out Of Russian S-400 Deal, Pakistan Could Be Its Prospective Buyer

If India succumbs to the US' pressure and gives up the S-400 deal with Russia, could Pakistan emerge as a prospective buyer for the 'most advanced' air defense system? 

Unlike Pakistan’s Direct-Hand In Kashmir, Is China’s Role In India’s Northeast Insurgency Much More Nuanced?

On January 1, an assistant professor of Assam’s Dibrugarh University shared a small video clip on Twitter claiming, “Chinese radio broadcast in the highways...

Saudi Arabia Goes An ‘Extra-Mile’ to Placate Pakistan As Determined Islamabad Refuses To Yield An Inch

The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia’s (KSA) repeated attempts to choke Pakistan, by, inter alia, asking it to pay back the interest-based three billion USD...

Why India Could See The Ugly Side Of Its ‘Old Ally’ Russia If A War Breaks-Out With China?

The US would stand by India and Russia would throw its weight behind China if a war breaks out in the Himalayas. Ironically, China and India are common in both the permutations. Both countries face a two-front war scenario.

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It seems all is not well between the 'iron brothers' China and Pakistan. The China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC), which was hailed as the harbinger...

India, Pakistan Launch Scathing Attacks At Each Other Over Minority Rights At UN Assembly

India and Pakistan were involved in a heated exchange over minority rights on Friday as the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) adopted a resolution...

​China’s Growing Global Stature As Weapons Producer Threatens Russia’s Export Revenues

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Why Anti-Israel Rhetoric Keeps Resurfacing In Pakistan Despite Imran Khan Ruling Out Ties With Jewish State?

Pakistan is witnessing a wide-scale anti-Israel movement led by Maulana Fazlur Rehman of the Jamiat Ulema-e Islam (Fazl), a right-wing Islamist party, which opposes...