The Week In Parliament

Script: V. Mohan rao, journalist External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj told Rajya Sabha (Upper House) that instances of Indian fishermen apprehended for allegedly fishing in Sri Lankan waters have ...

Global Coalition Summit To Counter ISIS

DR. DHRUBAJYOTI BHATTACHARJEE, Research Fellow, ICWA. The Palace of Westminster in London was targeted by terrorists owing allegiance to the ‘Daesh’ (IS). The barbaric attack left four people dead in...

BIMSTEC meet on terror

Script: M. K. Tikku, Political commentator Given the times, it was inevitable that terrorism as a global security concern should catch the attention of the seven-nation Bay of Bengal Initiative for M...

Indo-Pak talks on Indus waters

script: dr. Smita, research fellow, icwa Indian and Pakistani officials wrapped up a two-day meeting of the Indus Water Commission (IWC) on Tuesday. A 10-member Indian delegation was led by IndiaR...

India Gets Ready To Roll Out GST

Script: Aditya Raj Das, Senior Economic Journalist After a decade of negotiations, hectic parleys, many climb-downs and heartburn, India is now virtually ready to bring in what has been touted as Ind...

ISRO Scripting New Success Story

Script: Abhay, Journalist Last month, India broke a record. The Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) launched a whopping 104 satellites into orbit, beating the previous record—37 satellites on a...

The Week In Parliament

Script: NIRENDRA NARAYAN DEV, Senior Journalist The major highlights of the Parliament proceedings of the Budget Session of Parliament this week was the passing of the Demand for Grants for Railways ...

Indo-Bangla Ties On The Upswing

Script: DIPANKAR CHAKRABORTY, Correspondent, the STATESMAN The upcoming visit of Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina Wajed to India next month has fuelled great expectations. India and Bangladesh...