Category: International
U.S., South Korean Militaries Launch Joint Air Exercises

U.S., South Korean Militaries Launch Joint Air Exercises

In news The US and South Korea on Monday kicked off their largest ever joint air exercise, an operation North Korea has labelled an "all-out provocation". Vigilant Aced drill ...

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1st phase of Chabahar port opened, to boost India-Iran trade

1st phase of Chabahar port opened, to boost India-Iran trade

In news India, Iran and Afghanistan have signed an agreement to grant preferential treatment and tariff reductions at Chabahar to Indian goods headed toward Central Asia and ...

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North Korea Successfully Tests ICBM

North Korea Successfully Tests ICBM

In news North Korea said it had successfully tested a powerful new intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) that put all of the US mainland within range, declaring it had ...

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Bali volcano forces mass evacuation

Bali volcano forces mass evacuation

In news Indonesia has raised its eruption warning for Bali’s Mount Agung volcano to the top level and told 90,000-100,000 residents of 22 villages around the mountain to evacuate ...

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Yemen crisis : First aid flights arrive since blockade

Yemen crisis : First aid flights arrive since blockade

In newsThe first aid flights since the Saudi-led coalition imposed a blockade on rebel-held areas three weeks ago have landed in Yemen's capital, Sanaa. They include a UN ...

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The world’s worst submarine disasters

The world’s worst submarine disasters

In news The Argentinian navy said an explosion occurred near the time and place where the submarine went missing on November 15, as it was sailing from the extreme southern port ...

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280 million-year-old fossilized forest found in Antarctica

280 million-year-old fossilized forest found in Antarctica

In news A team of scientists have revealed the lush green past of Antarctica, after discovering various fossilised tree fragments dating back to the Permian Period, a time before ...

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Indo-Bangladesh Training Exercise ‘SAMPRITI 2017’ concluded

Indo-Bangladesh Training Exercise ‘SAMPRITI 2017’ concluded

In news India and Bangladesh held the field training exercise - 'SAMPRITI 2017' at the Counter Insurgency and Jungle Warfare School at Vairengte in Mizoram to strengthen ...

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31st ASEAN Summit : All you need to know

31st ASEAN Summit : All you need to know

The year 2017 marks the 50th anniversary of the Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN). The 31st Summit will take place alongside related meetings and a special ...

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U.S. launches media fund for Hungary to aid press freedom

U.S. launches media fund for Hungary to aid press freedom

In news The United States said, it would fund rural media outlets in Hungary to help train and equip journalists in defense of an independent media it sees subject to growing ...

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EU takes step towards closer defence cooperation

EU takes step towards closer defence cooperation

In news The European Union has moved toward closer defense ties with more than 20 member states committing to deepen cooperation and improve coordination in the development of ...

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India should establish forward bases to advise militaries of neighbouring countries: US think-tank

India should establish forward bases to advise militaries of neighbouring countries: US think-tank

In news India should establish forward bases to advise armies of neighbouring nations, build special forces and enhance joint maritime patrols with the US in the Indian Ocean to ...

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Nuclear weapons create ‘false security’:Pope

Nuclear weapons create ‘false security’:Pope

In news Pope Francis warned Friday that international relations can no longer be “held captive” by policies of fear and nuclear, and urged governments to pursue of future free of ...

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U.S. deployments around North Korea

U.S. deployments around North Korea

In news Three U.S. aircraft carrier strike groups are taking part in a combined exercise for the first time in a decade, providing the U.S. with a powerful force, in striking ...

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