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Forum of China-Africa Cooperation - Issue of ‘Debt Trap’
At the recently held triennial Forum of China-Africa Cooperation (FOCAC), China offered USD 60 billion to the African countries in the next three years. The amount is the same as promised in 2015 but the dispersal of the funds are different from the previous years.
दान से बांध का निर्माण !
पाकिस्तान की आर्थिक स्थिति इतनी खराब है कि उसे हजारों करोड़ रुपये की बुनियादी ढांचा परियोजनाएं बनाने के लिए व्यक्तिगत दानकर्ताओं से धन इकट्ठा करना पड़ रहा है। प्रधानमंत्री बनने के बाद अपने पहले भाषण में इमरान खान ने कहा कि दाइमेर-भाषा बांध पाकिस्तान के लिए बहुत जरूरी है
Ayushman Bharat a Game-Changer, but concerns have to be addressed
It’s not always that the prestigious British medical journal, The Lancet, effusively praises India’s healthcare system. In the past, it has challenged Governments in New Delhi on the reported figures of malaria deaths, for instance, claiming that the official numbers were way below the actuals.
Foreign Policy Challenges for Imran Khan’s Naya Pakistan
Pakistan has transitioned to a new political innings under Imran Khan’s captaincy; Imran Khan became the chosen one with his agenda of Naya Pakistan. On paper the agenda promises a vision of an Islamic welfare state which is going to be corruption free and with a rejuvenated sense of national pride to take the country ahead.
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
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December 14, 2018
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