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Prime Minister Narendra Modi with U.S. President Joe Biden at Quad Summit

Not bullets, street power, but the vote

Just as it is wrong to be selective about terror, it is incorrect to cherry-pick where attacks on the results...

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The progressive right

Rashtriya Swayamsevak Sangh (RSS) Sarsanghchalak Mohan Bhagwat, in a recent interview, spoke of something that would have broken a particular...

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Dr Tedros hums the same 2020 tune on Covid-19

Did anyone believe that competence was needed for success? Those with such a delusion must have shed it when hearing...

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G-20 can rescue the world from disaster

No institution is perfect, but some are more suited than others to handle a situation that is ongoing. Old ways...

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Democracies work, dictatorships don’t

A standard trope in autocracies is that “democracies cannot deliver”, and that only autocracies are able to ensure material if...

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Nadav Lapid, get real on Kashmir

The decision-makers who chose an obscure Israeli filmmaker as the head of the international jury at the 2022 International Film...

Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses the 76th Session of the United Nations General Assembly

Ensure UNGA, UNSC vote on India joining the P-5

Both Prime Minister Narendra Modi and External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar have been candid about the inability of the United...

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$100bn for Ukraine, peanuts for poor nations

The all-consuming greed of that genus of homo sapiens that gets into paroxysms of joy the more zeroes get added...

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Kiev’s maximalist demands make peace impossible

Among the many items of collateral damage of the way in which the Russia-Ukraine war that began on 24 February...

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Don’t increase number of jailbirds, raise revenue

Days ago, French cement manufacturer Lafarge paid out $780 million to US authorities for the crime of bribing ISIS in...

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The pain is likely to get worse

Once the 2022 NATO-Russia war in Ukraine began in earnest on February 24, it has been a surprise that President...

Taliban forces patrol in front of Hamid Karzai International Airport in Kabul

Abhor hate, and avoid the intolerant

Efforts at fomenting terror and the breakup of a country are different from everyday crimes, and need a separate framework...

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Ensure women’s representation equitably

While change is a constant in our lives, there are practices and traditions that age better with time. In this,...

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Wuhan collaborator Fauci bids adieu

A safe perch in the US Senate made Joseph Robinette Biden Jr a trifle unaware of the need to ensure...

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‘Make in India’ can go global

Wherever a citizen of the Republic of India’s travels take her or him, the odds are overwhelming that there will...