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Don’t give up trying to improve ties with Pak

Narendra Modi began well by inviting Nawaz Sharif, along with the leaders of other South Asian countries, to his swearing-in ceremony in May 2014.

27 Mar 2018 6:56 AM

Trump-Kim meet: Hopes rise for a calmer Asia

North Korea is also the obvious and only target of the annual joint military exercises between the US and South Korea.

13 Mar 2018 12:28 AM

The legend of Bose finally laid to rest?

Subhas Chandra Bose is dead. Despite books such as this, his legend goes marching on.

11 Mar 2018 12:21 AM

The Trumps & India: Trade follows the flag

President Trump’s foreign relations have not been as strikingly successful as his business deals.

27 Feb 2018 12:22 AM

Modi’s Palestine visit: Mideast balancing act

Modi promised Palestinians generous financial and technological assistance.

13 Feb 2018 5:40 AM

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India, Asean: Talk less, act; keep eye on China

Being overwhelmingly Chinese, Singapore is acutely sensitive to China’s past glory and future aspirations.

30 Jan 2018 4:01 AM

It’s safer to let the past remain undisturbed

It all began with the innocent fervour of P.N. Oak, who eulogised the saffron paradise before it was born.

16 Jan 2018 12:32 AM

In politics, caste still a dominant factor

Smart publicists were rewarded handsomely for giving the BJP a worldly gloss.

02 Jan 2018 12:31 AM

Superpower-to-be that is forever ‘emerging’

The UN’s criticism of Kazakhstan’s curbs on most freedoms didn’t discomfit Mr Modi.

27 Dec 2017 1:45 AM

BJP stooped to conquer, Congress must not follow it

The Congress was accused of concentrating too much on caste and community but not, it must be stressed, of fanning communalism.

19 Dec 2017 12:58 AM

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After Ivanka, will papa Donald come calling soon?

Trump recently enjoyed what were reckoned successful tours of China, Japan, South Korea, Vietnam and the Philippines.

05 Dec 2017 5:37 AM

What would India be if the British never came?

Britain steered India’s transition from medievalism to modernity.

21 Nov 2017 12:02 AM

Hullabaloo in UK: Is this the biggest scandal?

The expenses scandal seemed specially shameful to us because prominent Indians and Bangladeshis were involved.

07 Nov 2017 12:18 AM

A way out for Israel & Palestinians?

Palestine was cleansed of Palestinians before the phrase ‘ethnic cleansing’ was coined.

24 Oct 2017 12:36 AM

Catalan lessons for all diverse societies

Nearly 21 per cent of foreign investment goes to Catalonia, which draws workers from all over Spain.

10 Oct 2017 12:24 AM

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Brexit: May just plays for time

The India-Britain FTA talks threaten to founder on the rock of British recalcitrance over visas.

26 Sep 2017 1:46 AM

N Korean crisis: Can India too play a role?

The major difference between the Indian and North Korean programmes lies in the American attitude.

12 Sep 2017 12:23 AM

The folly of renaming: Will we ever learn?

Mumbai’s Kala Ghoda dominating the intersection of MG Road and Subhash Chowk also demonstrates the folly of such changes.

29 Aug 2017 3:10 AM

Who’ll protect our kids, India’s future?

Despite boastful official statistics, this is a largely illiterate country.

15 Aug 2017 12:43 AM

Workers abroad suffer due to India’s apathy

Relatives of the missing workers have knocked at every door since June 2014 when they were last heard of but to no avail.

01 Aug 2017 12:01 AM

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