INS Kalvari is the first diesel-electric submarine to be inducted into the navy in 17 years. Five more Scorpenes are supposed to join it in the next few years, but the project has been plagued by delays.
A new analysis of satellite imagery argues that China has built a tunnel that might be used to siphon off some of the river’s water, but the claim is likely to be contested, in both India and China.
The US president’s good words for India during the APEC meet in Vietnam were overshadowed by his insistence on bilateral trade deals.
The ongoing visit of the Bhutanese royal family to India, the first since the Doklam standoff ended, is rich with significance.
The shipment is largely symbolic, but signals India’s determination to build an alternate corridor to landlocked Afghanistan.
The statements from Ghani and Tillerson may add to public pressure on the Pakistani state, but they’re unlikely to change its behaviour or its strategic calculations.
In a little victory for India, the US defense secretary tells lawmakers he's got misgivings about China's Belt and Road Initiative.