M.D. Nalapat

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PM Modi strikes a deadly blow to China’s tech ambitions

The US side is putting in place measures designed to constrict the supply of dollars to China, including through delisting...

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Cuba, Novichok, HK law and Galwan

Hong Kong security law has ensured that Xi has joined Putin in the list of leaders with whom real compromise...

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Joblessness dangerous for all, not just the unemployed

Approaching risk of an ‘India Spring’ in autumn is why economic policies are needed that move away from the rigid...

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India may re-evaluate neutrality in the US-China war

The Galwan incident may prove to be a watershed moment in the existential battle between Beijing and Washington should India...

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China must avoid GHQ Rawalpindi’s Kashmir trap

A possible scenario could be a joint Sino-Pakistan attempt to try and detach Ladakh UT from the rest of India....

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Indo-Pacific Charter gains support in India, US, Australia and Japan

The four countries that form the Quadrilateral Alliance would be the ideal initiators of such a move, just as the...

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US must return to Roosevelt, abandon Bush-Clinton

US will be unable to call out Sino-Russian alliance for its authoritarian ways unless it removes discriminatory features in its...

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Will Joe Biden go by Jill or Hillary?

Choosing Kamala Harris as VP candidate would show that Biden believes in a multi-racial society as much as Obama did....

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PM Modi’s opponents plan an Ides of August surprise

New Delhi: Rather than the “Ides of March”, future historians in India may write about the “Ides of August”, should...

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Eid shows Tablighis do not represent India’s Muslims

Eid was observed this year in homes, rather than in massive congregations.   The internet was meant to be a...

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Bill Gates bats for the Great Indian Lockdown

The lockdown has had visible effects on both society and economy. It is unclear how long it will take to...

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Quad must announce the Indo-Pacific Charter

Aim is to protect smaller states and keep US and China from going to war. The seeds of war between...

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Globally influential website fuels the Great Lockdown Strategy

Backers of the theory have placed great reliance on a website, Flattenthecurve.com. Registered on 9 March and made public a...

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Trump goes the Clinton way on the Taliban

Should President Trump succeed in installing the Taliban in Kabul, those zealots would convert Afghanistan into a breeding ground for...

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Mideast stability, security essential for India

It is important for India to assist friends in the region and help ensure their safety, stability. Given that international...

New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi holds a review meeting to discuss the Power Sector in the wake of the ongoing nationwide lockdown imposed to mitigate the spread of coronavirus, in New Delhi on May 1, 2020. (Photo: IANS/PIB)

PM Modi faces vulture cartels seeking gains from India Inc crash

Banks, airlines, companies, resources are being examined for possible distress takeover in case of an economic crash-landing.   New Delhi: Vultures...

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Covid-19 gives China advantage over US

WHO’s singular prescription, ‘Lock Down Now’, has ensured that Beijing’s principal rival is now in a much weakened state.  ...

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Protect Afghanistan, world from Taliban 

Trump apparently does not care that his newfound friends are going to once again imprison women in their homes, cut...

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Modi can build a viable Indo-Pacific Alliance

The Indo-Pacific has the highest chance of witnessing kinetic conflict between the US and China. Prime Minister Narendra Modi understood...

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Citizens call for a Modi-fied economic response to Covid-19

Sectors such as pharma and IT can be expanded, using the global opportunities opened up by the pandemic. New Delhi:...

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Xi Jinping has a plan. Does Donald Trump?

Xi will work to ensure that China emerges as the centrepoint of the global  economy, the way the US has...

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Modi can ensure the post-Covid era belongs to India

The Prime Minister has the opportunity to convert the Covid-19 disaster into the success story of the epoch for India,...

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Team Modi must follow PM’s example for India’s success

Country is looking towards steps to ensure that the blockages caused by administrative processes get cleared away. Immediately after Prime...

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Time for patience, discipline for 1.29 billion brethren

These qualities are essential to ensure that we emerge with a smile from the  period when the virus has made...