India most reliable regional partner of Afghanistan: US

Highlights “India is Afghanistan’s most reliable regional partner and the largest contributor of development assistance in the region,” said the Pentagon report. India has also donated limited security assistance, most notably four Mi-35 aircraft, the Pentagon said. India is Afghanistan’s “most reliable regional partner”, the Pentagon told the US Congress on Friday as it welcomed…

Australia favours larger role for India in East Asia

After the US, Australia today came out in strong support of India playing a leading role in East Asia and said the security interests of both the countries are “congruent” in ensuring stability and openness in the Indo-Pacific region. Australian Foreign Secretary Frances Adamson also said Canberra’s trilateral and quadrilateral dialogues with India along with…