India’s S-400 missile deal with Russia has become a sensitive issue with the US and it is learnt the country may persuade India to reconsider its choice.
Besides availability of equipment at all times, India wants it put down in the agreement that the US will not share data from Indian platforms with another country.
The terror incidents leading up to the culmination of Ramzan ceasefire gave the BJP a window of opportunity to call it quits on the basis of nationalist, anti-terror narrative.
India has to keep Washington strategically aligned to its core interests. Also, the US-Russia problems can't dictate New Delhi's relationship with Moscow.
He is worried, a fact he disclosed to ET, that in reality civilian population may actually be getting “irritated” with secluded green zones of the Army.
The problem is with animal feed to cows in the US that contains ruminant origin products and blood, while the cow in India is strictly vegetarian.
In the first five months of 2018, 71 terrorists have been neutralised in Kashmir whereas 65 is the number of youth who have reportedly joined terrorists groups from within Kashmir in the same period.
Mukherjee, sources said, intends to deal with the subject in a contemporary, present day context and not fully from a historical perspective.
Those familiar with the details toldET that Putin had specifically raised concerns arising from the proposed Quadrilateral grouping comprising India, US, Japan and Australia. He is believed to have also underlined Chinese concerns at India’s inclusion.
Modi will be seeking re-election as an incumbent, not as a challenger. BJP realises that this would require the govt and party to function in sync with each other.
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