International Politics

What is the meaning of Brexit?

December 17, 2017

Brexit is a term which is used for withdrawal of Britain from the European Union as per a popular referendum which was held on June 23, 2016, in which 51.9% of the electorate voted to leave the EU. The government of Britain invoked Article 50 of the...

What is Kolkata-Khulna Bandhan Express?

November 9, 2017

Kolkata-Khulna Express or Bandhan Express (বন্ধন এক্সপ্রেস) is a passenger train that runs between India and Bangladesh, from Kolkata in India to Khulna in Bangladesh. It is second train between India and Bangladesh after Kolkata-Dhaka (Maitree Express) train. The train has been flagged off on November 9, 2017 by...

Has the Non- Alignment Movement(NAM) lost its relevance in a multipolar world?

October 29, 2017

Non-alignment movement is one of the major foreign policy developed and adopted during the cold war era by newly independent countries who did not want to join any of the existing blocs. NAM was originated by 25 nations(newly independent) at Belgrade conference. India was among the founding...

What is happening in Catalonia? What next after direct rule of Spain?

October 28, 2017

Catalonia Parliament approved a motion of unilateral declaration of Independence from Spain after Spain Senate voted to grant power to Central government of Spain to impose direct rule in Catalonia. Unilateral declaration of Independence means when a new state is established and declared its independence and Sovereignty...