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Uncertainty in Mideast: Helsinki hopes dashed

Mr Putin’s resurrection of an agreement that has been lost in the fog of history has led to considerable discussion in the regional media.

21 Jul 2018 12:21 AM

2 summits & shaping of a new world order

With China and India, the SCO has the world’s two fastest-growing economies.

03 Jul 2018 5:38 AM

Trump makes the world a more dangerous place

Trump also seems motivated by the old American dream of seeking regime change in Tehran.

11 May 2018 6:35 AM

India & Commonwealth: Renewal or burial?

The Commonwealth seems to be at a crossroads at present mainly because Britain has voted to leave the EU.

18 Apr 2018 12:45 AM

Modi’s visit to Palestine to reshape Mideast ties

The Prime Minister will also announce financial and technical support to the Palestinian Authority at Ramallah.

07 Feb 2018 2:14 AM


‘Persian Spring’ rattles Tehran, won’t shake it

As in the case of the Arab uprisings, the social media has played a key role in mobilising the demonstrators.

05 Jan 2018 12:06 AM

Warning! quicksand ahead in West Asia

The restoration of the “legitimate” government of Abd Rabbo Mansour Hadi, in whose name the war was initiated, remains a remote prospect.

31 Dec 2017 7:15 AM

Trump plays with fire in shift on Jerusalem

Trump had called several Arab leaders earlier to alert them about his impending announcement.

08 Dec 2017 1:28 AM

After ISIS’ fall in Syria-Iraq & ‘lone wolf’ hits, bigger challenges loom

Donald Trump has criticised the “politically correct” US immigration policies that had enabled Saipov to enter the country.

04 Nov 2017 12:57 AM

Amid Mideast turmoil, Saudis look to Moscow

The King’s visit has also taken bilateral ties into the new area of defence cooperation.

11 Oct 2017 1:11 AM


Kim-Don row: World is at risk

A worried Xi Jinping, in a telephonic conversation with Mr Trump, called on all parties to “exercise restraint”.

25 Aug 2017 12:30 AM

If Trump axes Iran deal, world unsafe

US reports indicate the administration is looking at several options to end the agreement.

18 Aug 2017 2:27 AM

Jihad to proliferate despite blow to ISIS

The battle to recapture Mosul, Iraq’s second city and ISIS’ capital, began in October last year.

05 Jul 2017 2:28 AM

Saudi royal shift may lead to adventurism

There are legitimate concerns that the Trump-Mohammed duo could lead the region into an all-out war.

27 Jun 2017 12:20 AM

Targeting Iran: Trump raises the danger level

The President’s Islamophobia has now become Iranophobia.

25 May 2017 6:26 AM


Can ‘disruptive’ Trump strike West Asia deal?

Trump’s senior officials who visited the region recently have already put the basis for the anti-Iran alliance into place.

15 May 2017 12:11 AM

China’s balancing act as US rattles North Korea

North Korea has conducted five nuclear tests since 2006, the last in September last year.

28 Apr 2017 5:28 AM

As ISIS faces collapse, step up vigil

In January 2011, in a suicide attack at Moscow’s Domodedovo airport by the Chechens, 37 people were killed.

07 Apr 2017 2:25 AM

French vote: Islam plays key role

Muslims in France are second after Catholics, and, estimated at five to six million, are about 10 per cent of the national population.

28 Feb 2017 2:48 AM

India-UAE: Step up natural partnership

India’s 5,000-year engagement with the people of the Gulf has shaped a shared cultural ethos.

24 Jan 2017 4:55 AM