Tuesday, Feb 07, 2023



SCO meet: India must not miss an opportunity to improve relations with Pakistan

January 25, 2023 11:12 pm

Multilateral settings are often viewed as opportunities for countries with problematic relations to find a way forward

India accords highest priority to Central Asia, ready to cooperate, invest in region: Ajit Doval at NSA meet

December 06, 2022 11:09 am

National Security Advisor Ajit Doval, addressing his counterparts from Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan in a high-level security meeting, said the "existence of terrorist networks in the region, including in Afghanistan, is a matter of deep concern."

A distracted Russia is losing its grip on its old Soviet sphere

October 08, 2022 11:12 am

Moscow has lost its aura and its grip, creating a disorderly vacuum that previously obedient former Soviet satraps, as well as China, are moving to fill.

Punjab CM bats for better collaboration with Tajikistan

October 06, 2022 10:56 am

The CM invited the visiting delegation for the Invest Punjab Summit to be held in the state in February 2023.

Kyrgyz-Tajik border conflict escalates with use of heavy weaponry

September 16, 2022 12:31 pm

Kyrgyz and Tajik foreign ministers have discussed the matter, the Bishkek government said, but the border guard service said two ceasefire agreements have already failed.

Clashes erupt between Kyrgyz, Tajik border guards

September 14, 2022 3:58 pm

Both Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan are allied with Russia and host Russian military bases, but fighting over border issues is frequent and last year almost resulted in an all-out war between the former Soviet republics.

India-Central Asia Summit focused on overland connectivity, security. Both sides need to turn political will into outcomes

January 29, 2022 9:25 am

🔴 That the leaders of the five Central Asian states, already part of the so-called Shanghai Cooperation Organisation led by Russia and China — India is also a member — are willing to engage India in a separate format suggests that there is considerable interest in deeper ties.

Here's why you should visit the former Soviet republics of Central Asia

December 05, 2021 12:41 pm

These five destinations have to be on your travel wish list!

Blood and billions of dollars: NATO's long war in Afghanistan

August 15, 2021 11:06 pm

Here are some facts about NATO's military involvement in support of the United States.

Jaishankar to visit Tajikstan to attend SCO meetings; Afghan situation to be discussed

July 12, 2021 11:57 pm

Jaishankar's visit to Tajikistan comes at the invitation of Tajik Foreign Minister Sirojiddin Muhriddin, MEA said, adding that the SCO Council of Foreign Ministers meeting will discuss the achievements of the organisation as it celebrates the 20th anniversary of its formation this year.