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Maldives: Triumph for Democracy
Elections have a way to spring surprises. The recently held Presidential elections on 23 September, 2018, in Maldives will go down in history as one that not only sprang a major surprise but also one that ushered in an epic upset, that has potential of re-setting the process of the nation’s quest for democracy.
पाकिस्तानी अर्थव्यवस्थाः नई सरकार के समक्ष चुनौतियां
अब जब इमरान खान ने पाकिस्तान के प्रधानमंत्री पद का दायित्व संभाल लिया है तो उनके समक्ष सबसे बड़ी चुनौती अर्थव्यवस्था के प्रबंधन की है। पाकिस्तान पर घरेलू और बाहरी कर्ज का बोझ बढ़ता ही जा रहा है, चीनी कर्जों के बोझ तले वह दबा जा रहा है और इन मुश्किल परिस्थितियों में राहत के लिए वह अंतरराष्ट्रीय मुद्रा कोष यानी आईएमएफ की शरण में जाने की सोच रहा है।
Remembering Late Vice Admiral KK Nayyar (1929-2018)
"Being a leader is not about being on the top of the team, but creating a top team" - Patrouille Suisse
Analysing the Aborted India-Pakistan Meeting at New York
Under Imran Khan, Pakistan was trying to win diplomatic points internationally by proposing a dialogue and putting the onus on India of rejecting a well-intended “peace move”.
Libya in Turmoil
Nearly seven years after the revolution, Libya remains in the grip of civil war. The country’s ranking in terms of the UN Human Development Index has continued to fall from 43rd in pre-revolution period (2010) to 50th in the immediate post-revolution period (2012) and 102nd today.
एनआरसी केवल असम के लिए है या उसे उन सभी राज्यों में लागू किया जाएगा, जहां बांग्लादेशी प्रवासी फैल चुके हैं?
राष्ट्रीय नागरिक पंजी (एनआरसी) में असम के भारतीय नागरिकों के नाम शामिल हैं। उसमें खास तौर पर उन सभी को भारतीय नागरिक के रूप में शामिल करने पर जोर दिया गया है, जो 1 जनवरी, 1966 के बाद और 25 मार्च, 1971 से पहले भारत आए थे।
Modernisation of the Armed Forces of China: Wake Up Call for India
Issues Meriting Importance
The People’s Republic of China was established in 1949 under the Chairmanship of Mao Ze Dong. The Peoples Liberation Army (PLA) defeated Generalissimo Jiang Jieshi (Chiang Kai-shek), and formed the government.
VIF News Digest
Defense, National Security and Terrorism, VIF Alerts
September 26, 2018
VIF News Digest: National Security, Defence Studies and Terrorism (September 01 – 15, 2018)

Contents Defence: Opening Ceremony: Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi-Sectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation (...

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International Development
November 6, 2018
VIF News Digest: International Developments (29 Oct – 04 Nov 2018)

USA Indian airlines are creating a lot of jobs in the US, says SpiceJet chairman Ajay Singh, 29 Oct 2018 Indian airlines are...

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Neighbourhood News
November 12, 2018
VIF Neighbourhood News Digest: 12th November, 2018

PAKISTAN Lashkari Raisani wants truth commission on missing persons issue: Dawn A senior leader of the Balochistan National...

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