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Sreeram Chaulia

Hope, anxiety loom in 2019, as world on edge

Businesses are also on tenterhooks over the uncertainty of a disorderly Brexit and President Trump’s economic wars.

01 Jan 2019 11:01 PM

Huawei case is a clash of economic ideologies

The issue of Meng Wanzhou’s fate goes beyond the Iran sanctions or corporate malfeasance.

11 Dec 2018 1:28 AM

Can democracy still deliver in a restless world?

Extreme economic inequality and insecurity for the have-nots have compounded the anger against the unaccountable “democratic” order.

18 Sep 2018 12:05 AM

Israel, at 70, remains a restless warrior

Israel’s biggest diplomatic breakthrough happened when Egypt, once a mortal enemy and leader of the anti-Israel Arab coalition, recognised it in 1978.

15 May 2018 1:41 AM

The ex-KGB spymaster who’s tamed the West

Mr Putin has outlasted three American Presidents and is likely to stay on even after Mr Trump departs.

20 Mar 2018 5:52 AM

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Decoding India’s China threat

China’s military buildup and manoeuvres along the McMahon Line started as early as 1959.

25 Feb 2018 2:00 AM

Koreas’ Olympic thaw: Dreams of peace rise

The Olympics thaw could fizzle out as the structural underpinnings of the geopolitical crisis over the Korean peninsula are unchanged.

06 Feb 2018 1:22 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

The importance of being Iran

The congratulation and self-vindication in Iran at the fall of IS’ Caliphate were second to none and deservingly so.

12 Dec 2017 4:48 AM

Quad will help secure Indo-Pacific region

The last time these four democratic countries had entered into a huddle and conducted joint naval exercises was in 2007.

14 Nov 2017 2:09 AM

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For Saudi women, a long way still to go

In foreign policy, Saudi Arabia finds its proxies near total defeat and its Syrian war strategy in shambles.

03 Oct 2017 12:20 AM

Spanish lessons

As ISIS has trademarked self-radicalised do-it-yourself jihad, it places maximum emphasis on drilling Islamist passion and commitment.

22 Aug 2017 3:49 AM

China-US ties: A roller-coaster ride

A chuffed Beijing eyed unimpeded sway over territories it disputed with Southeast Asian nations.

25 Jul 2017 1:45 AM

Modi-Trump meet incites the dragon

India must prove that the “history” China crows about does not necessarily repeat itself but can be rewritten.

01 Jul 2017 12:10 AM

The ISIS mindset, and how it must be fought

A grand coalition of Muslims and non-Muslims alone can eventually prevail over ISIS.

30 May 2017 4:02 AM

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US’ duplicity intact...

Critics have slammed Mr Trump for legitimising foreign autocrats by felicitating and doing business with them.

02 May 2017 12:50 AM

The road to impunity

The US President has given his forces “expanded targeting authority” against Al Qaeda and its local affiliate Al Shabaab in Somalia.

04 Apr 2017 12:13 AM

Amid the hype, the truth about Trump and Putin

Trump is challenging dogmas in the US foreign policy establishment that Russia is by default an inveterate foe.

07 Mar 2017 2:36 AM

Will ‘new’ nationalism reverse globalisation?

Besides the US and Europe, the third and oldest pillar of conservative nationalism is Russia.

07 Feb 2017 1:28 AM

Tap the resources of our diaspora

One of Modi’s aspirations is to enhance NRI and PIO engagement with India’s social sectors.

10 Jan 2017 5:14 AM

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