India

Pakistan ranks 13th on Global Firepower Index

News Desk | Pakistan Armed Forces secured 13th position on most powerful in the world on the Global Firepower Military Strength Index 2017. According to data...

Planned Indian military base stirs Seychelles controversy

AFP | A plan for India to build a military base on an outlying Seychelles island has won favor among the archipelago nation's politicians, but...

The Sino-Indian Great Game

News Analysis | The two emerging economies of Asia: India and China are engaged in a struggle to dominate the Indian Ocean region by establishing...

Will India, Russia and Bangladesh’s new agreement on civil nuclear cooperation isolate Pakistan?

News Analysis | India signed a tripartite agreement for the first time with Russia and Bangladesh for civil nuclear cooperation on March 1, 2018. Nuclear...

Khalistan support leads to dilemma for Canadian Prime Minister

AFP | Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau faced persistent criticism Thursday over a convicted Sikh extremist's attendance at a Canadian event in Mumbai, nearly a...

US encourages Indo-Pak talks on Kashmir

News Analysis | The United States has advised Pakistan and India to hold talks to reduce the growing tensions between them. US State Department’s Spokesperson...

India mourns Bollywood’s Sridevi after reported bathtub drowning

AFP | India Monday mourned Bollywood superstar Sridevi Kapoor after her death in Dubai aged just 54, as police in the emirate said...

Khalistan factor defined Trudeau visit to India

News Analysis | The Khalistan issue has kept India-Canada bilateral relations on ice in the last 3 decades since the 1980s. This issue has reappeared...

Pakistan takes Defence Attaches of six countries to visit LOC

News Analysis | Defence Attaches of US, UK, France, China, Turkey and Indonesia visited Line of Control (LOC) in Rawalakot Sector of Azad Jammu &...

Indian Army Chief says India has an option of Surgical Strikes against Pakistan

News Desk | On February 21st, 2018, the Indian Army Chief General Bipin Rawat said, “Indian army will give Pakistan a reply “sooner rather than...

China upgrades its air defense as Indian threat rises

News Desk | According to a Global Times report which was reposted on the English Version of the People's Liberation Army's website on February 20,...
Foreign

Pakistan’s Foreign Secretary: ‘we await the adoption by New Delhi of a more rational,...

GVS Magazine Desk | GVS: World around us is changing, transforming at a rapid pace; how Pakistan’s foreign Office looks at all that? Foreign Secretary, Ms....

Indian misconduct continues to fuel conflict in Kashmir

News Analysis | On February 20, 2018, the Institute of Strategic Studies Islamabad (ISSI) conducted a seminar on “Crimes against Humanity-Genocides and Ethnic Cleansing” in...
Talaq

Is India’s Talaq bill really for Indian Muslim women?

The triple talaq bill has been cleared by the Indian parliament and now only requires the formality of the President’s signature. The bill will...

Salman Khan reunites with brothers on silver screen after 20 years

News Desk | Salman, Arbaaz, and Sohail Khan are reportedly coming together on screen once again in a highly anticipated movie, ‘Welcome To NewYork' that...

Saving Pakistan from border incompetence

Junaid Ali Malik | COAS Qamar Bajwa attended the 54th Munich Security Conference in Germany. While presenting the viewpoint of the state of Pakistan in...

Kashmir’s alarming situation

Zafar Nawaz Jaspal | The Indian Army’s endless brutality drove the Kashmiri youth into militancy. Instead of surrendering, the Kashmiris are fiercely struggling for the...
warfare

Inside the Perpetual Battlefield of Information warfare

There has been a drastic transformation in the dynamics of warfare since the first Gulf War took place in 1990. Viewed in retrospect, the...

Indian forces continue cowardly attacks on civilians along LOC

News Analysis | India has continued its aggressive attitude at the Line of Control (LOC). In the latest incident, Indian forces attacked a van carrying...
Silk

Geopolitical Challenges of South Asia’s Silk Roads

Andrew Korybko | The Strategic Vision Behind the Silk Road The early part of the 21st-century is witnessing an astronomically rapid rise of China as a...

China slams India PM trip to disputed region

AFP | Beijing will lodge a "stern" protest with New Delhi over a trip by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi to a disputed area, an...

Pakistan’s Defense Minister hits back at India

News Analysis | On February 14, 2018, Pakistan’s Defence Minister Khurram Dastgir while making a policy statement in the Senate on defense policy said, “India...

BJP’s politics of hatred rears its head again: Dalit student murdered

News Analysis | Dilip Saroj, 24, was a Dalit second year law student at the Allahabad Degree College in Uttar Pradesh. He was killed after...

UAE condemns state sponsored terrorism after Modi’s visit

News Analysis | India’s Prime Minister Modi visited United Arab Emirates (UAE) on February 10, 2018 and after delegation-level talks between PM Modi and Crown...

Modi reveals changed stance after three-hour visit to Palestine

News Analysis | On February 10, Prime Minister Modi made a three-hour visit to Ramallah, Palestine, from Amman, Jordan and said “India hopes to see...

How can Pakistan halt Indian shelling from across LoC?

News Analysis | On February 11th 2018, six people including two children were injured in different villages of Azad Jammu and Kashmir during India’s unprovoked...

Indian army camp comes under attack

News Analysis | On Saturday, 10 February, separatists attacked an Indian army camp in Jammu in Indian held Kashmir and exchanged fire with soldiers. So...

What role is India playing in the crisis in the Maldives?

James M. Dorsey | The outcome of a power struggle in the Maldives that has sparked declaration of an emergency, military control of parliament, and...

Trump and Modi discuss South Asian politics over phone call

News Desk | On 8th February 2018, the White House reported that the leaders of the world’s two largest democracies Trump and Modi discussed the...

Modi tells Congress not to give lectures on democracy

News Analysis | On February 7 2018, India’s Prime Minister issued merciless statements against the Congress in Lok Sabha starting from the partition-caused by congress’...

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