India-Russia Reaffirm Their Constructive Ties


Indian Foreign Secretary Vijay K Gokhale was on a two day visit to Russia. Mr. Gokhale held productive meetings with some of the important ministers of Russia. He met Deputy Foreign Minister, Igor Morgulov for bilateral Foreign Office Consultations. The Indian Foreign Secretary also held talks with Deputy Minister Sergey…

Pakistan’s Ostensible Action


Pakistan has supposedly acted on terror outfits! In wake of severe international pressure, Pakistan’s Minister of State for Interior, Shehryar Afridi announced that 44 Pakistan-based terrorists were placed “under observation” or ‘preventive detention’. These include the Pulwama attack master-mind, Jaish-e-Muhammad (JeM) Chief Massod Azhar’s son Hamad Azhar and brother Mufti…

Pakistan Caught Unawares


As usual, Pakistan has once again tried to be in the denial mode by attempting to underplay the Indian Air Force strike at the biggest terrorist training camp of Jaish-e Mohammad (JeM) in Balakot area of Kyber PakhtunKhwa province of Pakistan. A large number of terrorists in the camp were…

India-Morocco Ties Get A Boost


As a part of India’s outreach to North Africa, External Affairs Minister (EAM) Sushma Swaraj paid her maiden visit to Morocco.  The visit was to build and reenergize India’s engagement with the Kingdom and consolidating New Delhi’s strategic partnership in the changing geo-political situation in the region. Morocco is playing…

Pakistan Behind Terror Attack In Pulwama


Over forty Indian soldiers belonging to the Central Reserve Police Force were martyred in Pulwama, Jammu & Kashmir by Pakistan backed terrorist group Jaish-e-Mohammad (JeM). This was the most deadly ‘fidayeen’ (suicide) attack on Indian forces since the Uri attack on a BSF camp in Uri in September 2016. The…

India And Nepal Review Bilateral Ties


Nepal’s Foreign Minister Pradeep Kumar Gyawali was in New Delhi last week to attend the fourth edition of the ‘Raisina Dialogue’. He took this opportunity to exchange views with External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on various aspects of India-Nepal relations. The two Ministers reviewed recent developments in bilateral ties across…