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Why We Celebrate This Day As The Republic Day Each Year

January 26 wish them all the best. It is also known as Republic Day. This festival has been held in the last 67 years. The first festival took place on 26 January 1950. After independence from India on 15 August 1947, after several amendments to the Constitution which was completed three years later, it was […]

South Korea conducts live fire exercise near North border

South Korea conducted a large-scale live fire exercise on April 4, 2016 on the East Sea, where North Korea has been upping tensions with a series of missile and rocket launches supervised by leader Kim Jong-un. The drill involving K-9 self- propelled artillery units and 130mm multiple rocket launchers was held in the coastal county […]

China Tests Long Range Missile

China’s defence ministry on April 21, 2016 indirectly confirmed a report it had carried out another test of a new intercontinental missile. The Washington Free Beacon reported that China had on April 12 again tested a new long-range missile called the DF- 41. It did not say where the test took place but noted it […]

Ex-Myanmar President becomes a monk

Retired junta general Thein Sein who steered Myanmar’s last five years of reforms has temporarily become a monk, days after he ceded power to a new government led by Aung San Suu Kyi’s pro-democracy party.   Myanmar’s ministry of information released a statement on its Facebook page on Monday saying that Thein Sein will spend […]