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Columns

Trump’s raj: A cartoon or reality show?

If this were to be a part of legal proceedings, the prosecution could at this point safely rest its case.

11 Jan 2018 1:43 AM

The miniscule matters: A hopeful start to 2018

The spirit of what the Supreme Court said this Monday lies in its 2017 ruling on the right to privacy.

11 Jan 2018 1:43 AM

More trouble brewing for Pak-US ties

The best estimate for the amount affected by the US decision is somewhere in the $500-900 million range.

10 Jan 2018 12:15 AM

India-Israel ties are all set to touch new highs

Today, Israel is the second biggest foreign military supplier for India, poised to pip the US over the long term.

10 Jan 2018 12:13 AM

Iran’s biggest challenge: How to beef up economy

Defeat and deprivation can be dealt with; skilled rulers can use these to build a narrative to lull population into silence.

09 Jan 2018 12:36 AM

Caste factor resurfaces, but has limitations too

The Peshwas were not a major power at the beginning of the 19th century. Their glory ended with the Third Battle of Panipat in 1761.

09 Jan 2018 12:36 AM

The Haqqani dilemma

What are the Haqqanis worth to you, Pakistan? Or put more bluntly, how much pain is Pakistan willing to suffer to hang on to the Haqqanis?

08 Jan 2018 2:08 AM

New global order takes shape, instability looms

The “globalisation 2.0”, which China claims to be spearheading, is detrimental to human rights, environmental protection and democracy.

08 Jan 2018 2:02 AM

Lack of trust shouldn’t stall Indo-Pak talks

In December, India’s minister for external affairs firmly ruled out even reviving cricket matches between the two countries.

07 Jan 2018 12:28 AM

How India lost its neighbourhood

The worst casualty has been our relationship with China. There is an unprecedented Chinese build up taking place in Doklam.

07 Jan 2018 12:28 AM