Monday, September 26th, 2016

Is Russia’s outreach to Islamabad bad news for India and a hint at the erosion of the decades-old Indo-Russian ties? In November 2014, Pakistan and Russia signed a bilateral defence cooperation agreement aimed at strengthening military-to-military relations, followed by another ‘technical cooperation agreement’ to pave the way for a sale of defence equipment to Pakistan. […]

Swaraj expected to give befitting reply to ‘terrorist state’ at UN General Assembly

As India blamed Pakistan for the recent terror attacks, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj is expected to lead India’s attack on Pakistan and seek global support to dub it a “terror state” in her address at the UN General Assembly which is scheduled late on Monday. Earlier, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, reacting to the recent […]

Understanding Uniform Civil Code (UCC): Why its much needed?

As the controversial Uniform Civil Code (UCC) is sought to be brought in with or without a broader debate, it is time to understand that this piece of legislation is nothing but a social legislation and for gender justice and equality. However, politics of the day and vote bank electoral rat race have certainly marred […]