A Quarter Century of Market Reform Leaves India Richer With Wider Inequality
A nuclear armageddon in the making at the India-Pakistan border
A study of Modi's reception at London’s Wembley Stadium shows how shrewdly the BJP hides its political agenda with a non-political mask.
Two-thirds of the alcohol consumed in India originates in the illegally brewed hooch, the English term for desi liquor, officially called tharra.
In Syria and Iraq, ISIS exploits power voids, frustrations over minority rights, and Sunni-Shia divide. Obama’s call for inclusiveness will not work
Washington’s policies in the Middle East have proven a grim imperial comedy of errors and increasingly a spectacle of how a superpower is sidelined.
Will the Iran Nuclear Deal thrive or wither? The world has a narrow window of opportunity for a deal on Iran’s nuclear research
The US and Pakistan can’t help bickering when together while well aware that divorce is not an option
Ever fewer countries, allies, or enemies, are paying attention, much less kowtowing, to the once-formidable power of the world’s last superpower. The list of defiant figures is lengthening.
The military coup in Egypt has divided the Middle East and North Africa while creating bizarre new bedfellows.
Turkey’s prime minister failed to grasp the essence of democratic behaviour and the potency of social media in a country of 74 million with 66 million mobile phone subscribers and 32 million internet connections.
How Operation Enduring Freedom mutated into Operation Enduring Corruption
How the U.S. and Pakistan became a classic example of a dysfunctional nuclear family of international relations
The mere fact of Iran hosting the NAM summit – attended by all 120 members, a quarter represented by their heads of state, but also most of its 21 observers – contradicts the Western-inspired notion of its diplomatic isolation.
There are overarching parallels between the British Raj in India and the French Mandate in Syria. Following footsteps of India and Pakistan, Damascus may find peace in partition
There’s no satisfying solution to the 16-month old Syrian bloodshed. Worse, the sectarian Shia-Sunni fault line extends beyond the oil-rich Middle East, well into Afghanistan and Pakistan.
The defiance with which Saeed has treated the US threat has highlighted the power of the Pakistani street, an integral part of the country’s politics
The widely expected release of the latest round of funds from the Pentagon’s CSF will raise total U.S. military aid to Islamabad since 9/11 to $14.2 billion, two-and-a-half times the Pakistani military’s annual budget
India's Pusarla V. Sindhu celebrates after scoring a point against Japan's Akane Yamaguchi during their women's singles badminton semifinal match at the BWF World Tour Finals in Nusa Dua, Bali, Indonesia.AP Photo/Dita Alangkara
A healthcare worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test in view of the threat of the new variant (Omicron) of the virus, at a railway station in Patna.PTI Photo
Beach side temporary shops covered by polythene sheets in the wake of Cyclone Jawad, in Puri.PTI Photo
Prime Minister Narendra Modi with Uttarakhand CM Pushkar Singh Dhami and others during BJP election campaign rally, ahead of state Assembly polls in 2022, in Dehradun.PTI Photo
Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses during a BJP election campaign rally, ahead of state Assembly polls in 2022, in Dehradun.PTI Photo
Young, brash and little-known artistes are using hip-hop as an outlet to speak up and speak out.
Aamir Shaikh aka Shaikhspeare traces talks about the genre that uses music as a means to dissent.
Family from UP village forced to run around to complete post-death official paperwork and even last rites.
While everyone is going gaga over actress Katrina Kaif in the revamped version of 'Tip Tip Barsa Pani', the replacement of Raveena Tandon does point towards the problem of sexism and ageism in the Indian film industry
Australia winning the T20 World Cup for the first time has been timely as they host the next edition at their own backyard in 2022.
As per the Observer Research Foundation, close to 250 million children in India were adversely affected due to school closures due to the early lockdowns imposed by the government in response to Covid-19.
India's cricket administrators showed more drive to boost BCCI's coffers rather than take care of players' welfare during pandemic times.