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Columns

Why religious leaders could turn predators

The powerful often flout the law because they know they can get away; the club of the powerful look after each other.

20 Sep 2018 1:45 AM

In Afghanistan, an opportunity now beckoning

Pakistan believed that the US wanted a military victory and remained dismissive of its interest in a political settlement.

19 Sep 2018 1:27 AM

For Congress, road to 2019 is very difficult

The party had called for a nationwide bandh over the issue of rising fuel prices, that was supported by 21 other parties.

19 Sep 2018 1:22 AM

After 377, opening up to a new imagination

The five-judge bench in the Navtej Singh Johar case did just that: it decriminalised homosexuality in India.

18 Sep 2018 12:04 AM

CPEC might have benefits for all players

The US and China are both working in parallel to improve Pakistan-Afghanistan relations

18 Sep 2018 12:00 AM

In battle over dams, see the bigger picture

Big projects are obviously expensive and complicated, but they’re hardly impossible.

17 Sep 2018 1:28 AM

A changing UN might offer India a new role

The United States has decided to reduce its UN peacekeeping contribution from 28.5 per cent of its total budget to 25 per cent.

17 Sep 2018 1:27 AM

On the frontlines of the new Cold War

While Georgia, Armenia, Moldova and Ukraine have predominantly Christian populations, Azerbaijan is largely Shia Muslim.

16 Sep 2018 12:02 AM

Saarc needs to find ways to resolve rifts within

The debate should stop short of being highly “contentious”, but the offended state will have voiced its grievance for all the world to hear.

16 Sep 2018 12:00 AM

In 2019, will ‘wild dogs’ hunt down ‘lonely lion’?

The dalits are being told that the government is their best protection against atrocities by the upper castes.

15 Sep 2018 12:00 AM