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Engaging with Bangladesh

By all accounts, Bangladesh prime minister Sheikh Hasina’s visit to India was fruitful with several outcomes on the table. India’s relations with fast-rising Bangladesh—which will soon graduate from UN’s least developed country status to a developing country—are a stellar example of its Neighbourhood First policy thrust to integrate South Asia. Bangladesh is India’s largest development […]

India says importing Russian oil part of inflation management

NEW DELHI: The finance minister said on Thursday that importing Russian oil was part of the country’s inflation-management strategy and that other countries were doing something similar.Despite Western pressure, India has not condemned Russia’s February invasion of Ukraine, instead calling for a diplomatic solution to the crisis and an end to violence. Russia has for […]