PM Narendra Modi’s visit to expand strategic and economic footprint in Myanmar

NEW DELHI: PM Narendra Modi’s three-city Myanmar visit from September 5-7 comes at an appropriate time with India seeking to expand strategic and economic footprint in the South East Asian country where Chinese attempts to enhance its sphere of influence has been met with varying degrees of success. The visit to Myanmar –– considered India’s […]

Myanmar hosts biggest gathering of world leaders since reforms

US President Barack Obama heads a stellar cast of dignitaries including Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, his Japanese counterpart Shinzo Abe and Chinese Premier Li Keqiang due in Naypyidaw for the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) and East Asia summits. NAYPYIDAW: Myanmar kicked off Wednesday (Nov 12) its biggest gathering of world leaders since […]