Asia stocks stymied by trade talk frustration
MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan eased a slight 0.1%, just off a six-month high hit earlier in the week.
Pakistan fearful of strategic encirclement by India, plays negative role in Afghanistan
Pakistan may view a weak and destabilized Afghanistan...
Rajnath Singh to represent India at SCO meet in Tashkent
"Rajnath Singh will represent India in the meeting of Council of Heads of Government...
How the world reacted to the death of Islamic State group leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi
President Donald Trump confirmed Baghdadi's death in a US raid in northwestern Syria, declaring in a televised address that he had died "like a dog".
No Syria-type pullout planned for Afghanistan: Pentagon chief
The US last week announced the withdrawal of 1,000 American troops from northeast Syria, days after Turkey launched an offensive against the previously US-backed Kurdish People's Protection Units (YPG), which Ankara considers a terrorist group.
US official: Donald Trump's special envoy to Ukraine has resigned
Rudy Giuliani has said he was in frequent contact with Kurt Volker about his efforts.
Pakistan most dangerous country, its leaders don't care about their people: Jim Mattis
Mattis, who led the US forces into Afghanistan in the aftermath of the 9/11 attacks, has a decade of experience of interacting with the military leadership in Pakistan.
US senate passes law to bring India at par with NATO allies
The National Defense Authorisation Act or NDAA for the fiscal year 2020, that contained such a proposal was passed by the US Senate last week.
Bill moved in US senate to bring India on a par with NATO allies
It seeks to bring the change through an amendment to the relevant sections on foreign military sales in the National Defence Authorization Act (NDAA) 2020.
Seeking to play US and Taliban matchmaker, Pakistan heats up LoC
Pakistan forces could give security to 5 US and NATO bases; US team reaching Pakistan today.
India-US relationship needs urgent attention, faces risk of downward spiral: Expert
Trade tensions between India and the US are on the rise with the US President Trump saying that tariffs imposed by New Delhi on US products are "no longer acceptable".
Where India's defence relations with US, Russia stand amid S-400 purchase?
The major Indian-Russian deal that has irked the Americans the most is the one that involves the S-400 Triumf. An advanced surface-to-air mi...
India, US exploring a visit by Donald Trump in either November or January
Proposed visit still in the works, much will depend on narrowing down of differences.
US not to sell F-35 fighter jets to Turkey for buying Russian defence equipment
The decision by the Trump Administration against a major NATO ally could be an indication of the things to come for India as it has also signed up with Russia to buy the S-400 missile defense system against the advice of the US.
India, Russia seek to skirt US sanctions threat to arms deals
India and Russia would pay through their currencies for the arms deal to avoid risks created by the US.
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