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    Indian foreign secretary’s hasty visit misfires

    M Serajul Islam | Updated at 12:00am on August 23, 2020

    THE Indian foreign secretary Harsh Vardhan Shringla’s hastily arranged and sudden visit to Dhaka is shrouded in mystery. The centrepiece of the visit was his...

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    UN demands ‘unfettered access’ for China Uighur region visit

    Agence-France-Presse . Geneva | Updated at 11:36pm on February 27, 2020

    A team preparing for UN rights chief Michelle Bachelet’s possible visit to the tightly controlled Muslim-majority Chinese region of Xinjiang this year should be given...

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    Clashes as far-right EU lawmakers visit Kashmir

    Agence France-Presse . Srinagar | Updated at 12:54am on October 30, 2019

    Dozens of clashes erupted in Indian Kashmir on Tuesday, officials said, as a delegation of mostly far-right European lawmakers paid a contentious visit to the...

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    Xi Jinping’s visit to Nepal

    Vladimir Terehov | Updated at 12:00am on October 28, 2019

    THE most notable recent events influencing the political situation in South Asia were Xi Jinping’s visits to India — the meeting with India’s prime minister...