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Highlights

Mahathir Mohamad has resigned. Malaysia’s next leader is ....

Malaysian leader Mahathir Mohamad’s appointment as interim prime minister just hours after he sent his resignation to the nation&...

Sino-Indian competition in Myanmar in the spotlight with I...

Chief of Naval Staff Admiral Karambir Singh visited Myanmar in a trip lasting from February 17 to 20. The trip, which came just weeks a...

PAF will never let India forget ‘Surprise Day’

PAF has released a new song to mark the first anniversary of downing two Indian jets and arrest of Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman....

Can Nepal’s Communist Party survive closer ties with the U...

Nepali Foreign Minister Pradeep Gyawali and US Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo The United States may not have expected th...

Issues that’ll arise after the US-Taliban deal

An US-Taliban shared “understanding” of peace is a prerequisite for any meaningful change to take place in Afghanistan.&nbs...

ASEAN in position to make strategic gains from Brexit

Britain reigned supreme in the world's ocean from the 17th to 20th centuries, and its formal withdrawal from the European Union at the...

Pakistan’s triumphalist moment in regional security

The acrimony over the disputed results of the Afghan presidential election notwithstanding, there has been a consensus within Afghanist...

Kashmiris happy to see pro-Indian politicians behind bars

Omar Abdullah and Mehbooba Mufti One of about two dozen conditionally released senior pro-India Kashmiri politicians, recalled how...

Trump’s India visit: Populism and nationalism bedevil Indi...

India and the US frequently trumpet goodwill for each other describing each other as “democracies” and as “strategic...

Why Trump’s Kashmir mediation offer is a good idea

Imran Khan meets Donald Trump at the White House in July 2019 Before a recent meeting in Davos with Pakistani prime minister Imran...

Sri Lankan parliamentary committee proposes immediate burq...

A Sri Lankan parliamentary committee on national security has proposed an immediate ban on the burqa and suspending the registration of...

FATF ‘recognises Pakistan’s efforts’ to fulfil action plan

The Financial Action Task Force has decided not to blacklist Pakistan and give it more time to complete the 27-point action plan it has...

Is India really prepared for a two front war?

Gen. Bipin Rawat's only contribution as Indian army chief has been his frequent rhetoric in trumpeting India's capability to fight a tw...

Padma Bridge expenditure goes up 297 per cent

Padma Bridge is gradually becoming more and more visible and with it, a long-standing dream is inching nearer fulfillment. The latest s...

US attorney general 'considers resignation' over Trump twe...

United States Attorney General William Barr has told people close to him he was considering quitting his post after President Donald Tr...

Afghanistan: The next theatre in the US-Iran conflict

Since the momentous events of the Iranian Revolution of 1979, ties between Iran and the US have followed a predictable pattern, typifie...

India wants to sell defence equipment to Bangladesh

India on Wednesday launched a promotional activity for selling defence equipment to Bangladesh. ‘India and Bangladesh have clo...

Why the US is losing its war against Huawei

Humiliated by the United Kingdom’s refusal to exclude Huawei from its 5G broadband network, the Trump Administration has doubled...

Coronavirus prompts 'hysterical, shameful' Sinophobia in I...

The deadly outbreak of a new coronavirus in China has triggered a "hysterical" and "shameful wave of Sinophobia" in Italy, according to...

Can SAARC recapture its influence in South Asia?

"Australia is an observer of SAARC [South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation], which brings our two countries to work within a...

Terrible times lie ahead for Kashmiris, says Kashmir Times...

Anuradha Bhasin Jamwal Anuradha Bhasin Jamwal, is a prominent journalist and peace activist. She is Executive Editor, Kashmir...