Military and diplomatic pressures mount on Russian President Putin
Putin vowed to press attack on Ukraine despite the military setbacks but also faced concerns by India and China over the drawn-out conflict
AA Edit | ‘Gorby’ transformed world’s history, not a hero at home
The general peace that reigned in the decade after the Iron Curtain came down was, however, unlikely to last forever
P.S. Raghavan | The man who brought down the Iron Curtain
Gorbachev’s was an unlikely story of a peasant boy from rural Russia climbing up the greasy pole of Soviet politics
AA Edit | When will Putin’s war end?
When will good sense prevail in this endless war that is defying Russian military superiority? Not soon enough by the looks of it
AA Edit | Sinking of Russian pride
The Kremlin has acknowledged that it has lost the Moskva, which sank after ammunition on board exploded
Farrukh Dhondy | There’s a price for supporting democracy: Are we ready to pay?
Not buying Russian gas and oil may cause serious problems there. But then, supporting democracy, even nascent ones, always has a price
Ashwani Kumar | Putin’s war strikes at world order, exposes UN’s futility
Moscow has placed its nuclear forces on alert, in an ominous signal of a possibly prolonged confrontation
Explainer: What are US options for sanctions against Putin?
The US and European allies have promised to hit Russia financially like never before
Ahead of Putin visit, government clears plan to make 5 lakh AK-203 rifles in Amethi
This is two days ahead of Russian President Vladimir Putin's visit to New Delhi for the 21st Annual Bilateral Summit
Padma Rao Sundarji | The post-Merkel Germany India and world will face
During Angela Merkel’s 16 years in office, the world’s most powerful woman leader faced one crisis after another