The US wants to get out, and seeks an assurance that Afghanistan would not be used to target the US. But will the Taliban honour it if and when it comes to power? Would the Pakistani army allow the Taliban enough leeway to act independently in Afghanistan’s... read more
The real goal in all this courtyard drama is to tilt the political landscape for the 2020 US presidential elections in favour of one party or another. Mueller did not give the Democrats quite the big gun they had hoped for read more
It can no longer be seen as just a force supporting a land offensive. Time and again, the IAF leadership has come out in the open saying that it is a strategic force but till Balakot, perhaps neither the sister forces nor the political leadership were... read more
Air Chief Marshal BS Dhanoa on Monday formally inducted four US-made Chinook heavy-lift helicopters at Air Force Station 12 Wing in Chandigarh. Two hangars and logistics facilities were created in Chandigarh for the Chinook helicopters. Each Chinook helicopter has a payload capacity of about 10 tonne which is a major boost to India’s strategic airlift capability.
Trump enjoyed one of the highest moments of his presidency on Sunday after Attorney General William Barr absolved him of crimes related to Russia’s interference in the 2016 election and the US investigation that followed. read more
The report was the close of a politically explosive 22-month investigation into whether Donald Trump or those around him conspired in Russia’s interference in the 2016 campaign and whether the president sought to obstruct justice. read more
While the security agencies will attempt to find who had paid for the virtual SIM, they were also aware that the terror groups used forged identities, as was done during the Mumbai 26\/11 terror attack. read more