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Germany eyes big-ticket Mideast arms sales

The German government of Chancellor Angela Merkel is eyeing big arms deals in the Middle East and Asia that could make the country a major global defense exporter. The deals reportedly include…

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Gold: Why central banks aren’t taking their own advice

One of the key lessons we learn from life is to evaluate people by their actions, not their words. When it comes to gold, all governments see it as a…

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1962 India-China War: The War That India Lost

The 1962 Sino-India conflict shocked India and showed China for what it would eventually become —a military superpower. Fifty years later, BG Verghese recounts the war that gave two neighbours a reason…

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Sino-Indian Border Skirmish: Battle games on the boundary as Chinese scramble jets in Arunachal

The battle games between India and China continue on the disputed boundary between the two neighbours, with the two sides flirting dangerously close to an accidental conflict on the 50th…

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Archaeologists confirm Indian civilization is 2000 years older than previously believed

When archaeologist KN Dikshit was a fresh-faced undergraduate, in 1960, a remarkable discovery pushed back the origin of civilization in the Indus River Valley by some 500 years. Now, he…

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Is Pakistan’s Paranoia Pushing it Into a Nuclear War with India?

The possibility of a nuclear war between Pakistan and India grows every day. If the Pakistanis do not bring under control the terrorist groups in the country and resolve the…

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India’s Finance Minister Pitching For Consolidation In The Banking Industry

Pitching for consolidation in the banking industry, Finance Minister P Chidambaram today said India would need one or two global-size banks as it marches ahead to become the world’s third…

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Mask Of Zion: 26/11 – Mossad Terrorizes Mumbai

by Jonathan Azaziah It has been called India’s 9/11. A savage attack perpetrated against the freedom and democracy loving people of India’s largest city. Nearly 200 people dead. Well over…

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Why Mumbai? Diplomatic Games and Conspiracy Theories

It is now four years since the 2008 Mumbai massacre.  In late November that year eleven members of a Lashkar-e-Taiba (LET) gang perpetrated a two-day bloodbath in Mumbai, comprising eleven co-ordinated shooting and bombing attacks.  Ten of…

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India: Living in the Pocket of Uncle Sam

Mera pyara Bharat– “I love my India” With a population of 1.2bn people, many believe that India is the arena where the future direction of humanity is being played out….

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Indus Valley Civilization may have been as Old as 7380 BC

A new discovery has thrown new light on the age of Indus Valley Civilization making it older by another 2,000 years. This makes the Indian civilization older than that of…

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UFO Sightings In Ladakh Spook Indian Soldiers

Units of the Indian Army and the Indo-Tibetan Border Police Force (ITBP) have reportedUnidentified Flying Objects (UFOS) in the Ladakh region of Jammu and Kashmir. An ITBP unit based in Thakung,…

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Kautilya’s Arthasastra on War and Diplomacy in Ancient India

Roger Boesche Abstract: Kautilya was the key adviser to the Indian king Chandragupta Maurya (c. 317-293 B.C.E.), who first united the Indian subcontinent in empire. Written about 300 B.C.E., Kautilya’s…

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9,500-Year-Old City Found Underwater Off India

Discovery in Bay of Cambay Will Force Western Archaeologists to Rewrite History The civilization of Ancient Egypt occurred in a past so remote that today it seems mystical. The pyramids and…

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Predatory Capitalism: Stealing Wealth, Stealing Food: The Battle for the Corporate Control of India

In recent years, India has increasingly conformed to a US-led economic agenda driven by the policies of the World Bank, the World Trade Organisation and associated institutions. Due to the…