US President Barack Obama speaks at the ceremonial swearing-in at the US Capitol during the 57th presidential inauguration—AP

US President Barack Obama speaks at the ceremonial swearing-in at the US Capitol during the 57th presidential inauguration—AP

US President Barack Obama speaks at the ceremonial swearing-in at the US Capitol during the 57th presidential inauguration—AP

Zij astronomy made its debut in India under the patronage of King Firoz Shah Tughlaq who ruled Delhi from 1351 to 1388.

Humour charms. But is humour that draws attention to one’s flaws a high-risk strategy if you are a prominent politician in this country?