Tuesday, Jan 23, 2018 | Last Update : 11:00 PM IST

S Nihal Singh

New Mideast ballgame: Saudis, Israel in charge

The world has sympathised with the Jews for what Nazi Germany did to them in the past.

11 Dec 2017 12:24 AM

Some disturbing trends evident in Gujarat race

Modi’s main opponent in Gujarat is the Congress Party and he must therefore paint it in black colours.

04 Dec 2017 12:14 AM

An African Spring after the ‘coup’ in Zimbabwe?

The question on everyone’s mind is whether the events in Zimbabwe are like the equivalent of an “Arab Spring” in Africa.

20 Nov 2017 12:13 AM

Saudis & Iran hold the key as Mideast sizzles

Saad Hariri is a close Saudi ally and under Lebanon’s peculiar system the President must be a Shia while the Prime Minister is a Sunni.

07 Nov 2017 12:16 AM

Amid closer ties with US, don’t ignore other links

New Delhi was obviously pleased with the underlying theme of the homily and called it an optimistic view.

23 Oct 2017 12:32 AM

EU needs to chart a new course

The police tried to manhandle those going to vote deepening divisions, for which Madrid belatedly apologised.

09 Oct 2017 1:21 AM

Merkel’s top priority: Restore order to EU

Merkel is often billed as the world’s most powerful woman.

26 Sep 2017 1:46 AM

Opposition flounders as it hunts for a leader

The BJP now prepares for the general election with the aim of capturing as many more states as possible.

11 Sep 2017 1:22 AM

In Mideast, chasing an elusive peace

Syria is in its seventh year of civil war, with protagonists on various sides near exhaustion.

28 Aug 2017 2:17 AM

Modi and Kovind offer a glimpse of ‘New India’

President Kovind has no election to fight in the near future, and he was therefore free to express the Sangh Parivar’s true objectives.

16 Aug 2017 2:01 AM