Daily Archives: June 10, 2016

Afghan-India Friendship Dam: India’s Landmark Reconstruction Project In Afghanistan

In the latest symbol of Indian investment in its South Asian neighbour, Afghanistan’s President Ashraf Ghani and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated a multi-million-dollar dam in the province of Herat, in western Afghanistan that will bring power, irrigate 75,000 hectares of land, generate 42 MW of electricity, and stimulate […]

Northern Irish Paramilitary Groups Still Prominent 18 Years After Peace Agreement, Report Finds

Proscribed paramilitary groups continue to exercise significant influence over communities in Northern Ireland, a government report has found. The report by the Fresh Start Panel on the disbandment of paramilitary groups, published on Tuesday, highlights the major impact groups such as the Ulster Volunteer Force (UVF), Provisional Irish Republican Army […]