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Taliban militants stand next to the wreckage of a damaged aircraft, in Sayed Karam district, Afghanistan/Photo: UNI

A Tenuous Peace Deal

Above: Taliban militants stand next to the wreckage of a damaged aircraft, in Sayed Karam district, Afghanistan/Photo: UNI In a positive first step, a mellowed...
The new H1-B rules will boost foreign admissions to US colleges and universities (representative image)/Photo: edbrand.com

H-1B Programme: The Right Fit

Above: The new H1-B rules will boost foreign admissions to US colleges and universities (representative image)/Photo: edbrand.com New H-1B rules are good news for Indians...

US shutdown: How Trump was defeated

By Kenneth Tiven American President Donald Trump held his country hostage for 36 days, but failed to force congress to supply $5.7 billion dollars...

Trump And Tragedy

Above: Trump said that he's prepared for a partial government shutdown to last for months or years/Photo: UNI Nearly a million US government workers...

America in Wonderland?

Above: Russian President Vladimir Putin (left) with US President Donald Trump at the G20 summit/Photo: UNI As US special prosecutor Robert Mueller probes deeper into...
US President Trump with his Russian counterpart, Vladimir Putin, at their joint news conference in Helsinki/Photo: UNI

Helsinki Summit: Playing Russian Roulette

Above: US President Trump with his Russian counterpart, Vladimir Putin, at their joint news conference in Helsinki/Photo: UNI US President Donald Trump was roasted back...
THE ACHHE DIN OF BILL & MELINDA

THE ACHHE DIN OF BILL & MELINDA

~By Inderjit Badhwar Bill and Melinda Gates, the known universe’s richest power couple—until they recently surrendered that position by a hair’s breadth to Amazon Czar...
The Supreme Court of the United States/Photo: Wikimedia

Suspect Evidence on Criminal Sentencing

Above: The Supreme Court of the United States/Photo: Wikimedia The US Sentencing Commission helped send more people to prison for longer terms. It’s a shame...
What setback? The US under Trump is selling even more arms across the board

What setback? The US under Trump is selling even more arms across the board

An F-15 Fighter jet. Photo: Wikipedia ~By Sujit Bhar It has long been known that the US’ Middle East policy is based primarily on the possibility...
Identity politics: The scourge that is setting the dangerous precedent

THE WORLD VIRUS

~By Inderjit Badhwar I was fortunate enough, barely a week ago, to share the stage with the soaring Viennese-born philosopher-novelist Robert Menasse who has...

Sherin Mathews’ foster mother also arrested, for abandoning her at home alone

Sini, the foster mother of the three-year-old Indian girl Sherin Mathews, who was mysteriously found dead under a culvert in Richardson town, Dallas, was...
Sherin Mathews

Child, Interrupted

Three-year-old Sherin Mathews’ tragic end in the US started in a heartless adoption procedure back home ~By Sujit Bhar The tragic and confusing death of the...
Bombings at Mogadishu has claimed several lives

Somalia Bombings: 276 dead over 300 injured in worst ever attack

Above: Bombings at Mogadishu has claimed several lives US, Somalia continue targeting Al-Shabab terror group The President of Somalia has declared a three-day national mourning...
Over 50 dead, 200 injured in shooting at Las Vegas concert venue

Over 50 dead, 200 injured in shooting at Las Vegas concert venue

Above: Las Vegas Metro Police and medical workers stage in the intersection of Tropicana Avenue and Las Vegas Boulevard South after a mass shooting...
AFGHANISTAN: WILL TRUMP WALK THE TALK?

AFGHANISTAN: WILL TRUMP WALK THE TALK?

~By Inderjit Badhwar Washington DC: President Donald Trump’s much ballyhooed “new” Afghanistan policy is old wine in new bottles. It is more an effort to...
NY judge penalized for drunk driving; escorted to court in cuffs

NY judge penalized for drunk driving; escorted to court in cuffs

In a verdict in the US against a sitting judge of a city court in Rochester, New York, a bench on June 5 ordered Judge Leticia...
Manorath Khanal, a Bhutanese refugee who works for Case Farms Company as a liaison to employees. The Bhutanese are one of a series of migrant and refugee communities the Company has turned to for labor.

Immigrants and Refugees: No Longer Fuelling Low-Wage Industries in US?

Many low-wage industries in US which depend on immigrants and refugees for cheap labour are staring at an uncertain future due to President Trump’s...
People protest against President Trump's travel ban on Muslim immigrants at the Los Angeles International Airport. Photo: UNI

How a Sudanese Doctor beat the US travel ban

Suha Abushamma had been forced to leave the US after Donald Trump’s travel ban. She sued, and high-level discussions led to her return ~By Charles...
President Donald Trump’s Executive Orders on immigrants have to be approved by the Congress. Photo: UNI

Law vs Unbridled Power

Any executive order requires parliamentary approval in a democracy for it to have legal validity   ~Parsa Venkateshwar Rao Jr   Liberal democracy, as it is understood in...
Illustration: UdayShankar

A friend in the White House

  ~By Dilip Bobb   What exactly did President Donald Trump and Prime Minister Narendra Modi say to each other? Unlike Trump’s conversation with Nawaz Sharif, gleefully...
It has also to be noted that Donald Trump’s executive order is about rigorous checking and vetting. Photo: UNI

Trump’s executive order on immigration is ridiculous, gratuitous, not illegal

New York’s Eastern District Court’s Judge Ann Donnelly gives relief to those with valid visas Seattle Court Judge James Rabart issues Temporary Restraining Order applicable...
A video grab shows US President Donald J Trump announcing executive order restricting entry of Muslim refugees and immigrants into the US

President Trump Signs Executive Order Targeting Immigrants

The full text of President Trump’s Executive Order restricting entry of Muslim refugees and immigrants into the US PROTECTING THE NATION FROM FOREIGN TERRORIST...

Trump: The viral president

By Kenneth Tiven Explaining how American voters went from the first black American president with high approval ratings, a Dow Jones Market Index above 18,0000...

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Taliban militants stand next to the wreckage of a damaged aircraft, in Sayed Karam district, Afghanistan/Photo: UNI

A Tenuous Peace Deal

Above: Taliban militants stand next to the wreckage of a damaged aircraft, in Sayed Karam district, Afghanistan/Photo: UNI In a positive first step, a mellowed...
The new H1-B rules will boost foreign admissions to US colleges and universities (representative image)/Photo: edbrand.com

H-1B Programme: The Right Fit

Above: The new H1-B rules will boost foreign admissions to US colleges and universities (representative image)/Photo: edbrand.com New H-1B rules are good news for Indians...

US shutdown: How Trump was defeated

By Kenneth Tiven American President Donald Trump held his country hostage for 36 days, but failed to force congress to supply $5.7 billion dollars...

Trump And Tragedy

Above: Trump said that he's prepared for a partial government shutdown to last for months or years/Photo: UNI Nearly a million US government workers...

America in Wonderland?

Above: Russian President Vladimir Putin (left) with US President Donald Trump at the G20 summit/Photo: UNI As US special prosecutor Robert Mueller probes deeper into...
US President Trump with his Russian counterpart, Vladimir Putin, at their joint news conference in Helsinki/Photo: UNI

Helsinki Summit: Playing Russian Roulette

Above: US President Trump with his Russian counterpart, Vladimir Putin, at their joint news conference in Helsinki/Photo: UNI US President Donald Trump was roasted back...
THE ACHHE DIN OF BILL & MELINDA

THE ACHHE DIN OF BILL & MELINDA

~By Inderjit Badhwar Bill and Melinda Gates, the known universe’s richest power couple—until they recently surrendered that position by a hair’s breadth to Amazon Czar...
The Supreme Court of the United States/Photo: Wikimedia

Suspect Evidence on Criminal Sentencing

Above: The Supreme Court of the United States/Photo: Wikimedia The US Sentencing Commission helped send more people to prison for longer terms. It’s a shame...
What setback? The US under Trump is selling even more arms across the board

What setback? The US under Trump is selling even more arms across the board

An F-15 Fighter jet. Photo: Wikipedia ~By Sujit Bhar It has long been known that the US’ Middle East policy is based primarily on the possibility...
Identity politics: The scourge that is setting the dangerous precedent

THE WORLD VIRUS

~By Inderjit Badhwar I was fortunate enough, barely a week ago, to share the stage with the soaring Viennese-born philosopher-novelist Robert Menasse who has...

Sherin Mathews’ foster mother also arrested, for abandoning her at home alone

Sini, the foster mother of the three-year-old Indian girl Sherin Mathews, who was mysteriously found dead under a culvert in Richardson town, Dallas, was...
Sherin Mathews

Child, Interrupted

Three-year-old Sherin Mathews’ tragic end in the US started in a heartless adoption procedure back home ~By Sujit Bhar The tragic and confusing death of the...
Bombings at Mogadishu has claimed several lives

Somalia Bombings: 276 dead over 300 injured in worst ever attack

Above: Bombings at Mogadishu has claimed several lives US, Somalia continue targeting Al-Shabab terror group The President of Somalia has declared a three-day national mourning...
Over 50 dead, 200 injured in shooting at Las Vegas concert venue

Over 50 dead, 200 injured in shooting at Las Vegas concert venue

Above: Las Vegas Metro Police and medical workers stage in the intersection of Tropicana Avenue and Las Vegas Boulevard South after a mass shooting...
AFGHANISTAN: WILL TRUMP WALK THE TALK?

AFGHANISTAN: WILL TRUMP WALK THE TALK?

~By Inderjit Badhwar Washington DC: President Donald Trump’s much ballyhooed “new” Afghanistan policy is old wine in new bottles. It is more an effort to...
NY judge penalized for drunk driving; escorted to court in cuffs

NY judge penalized for drunk driving; escorted to court in cuffs

In a verdict in the US against a sitting judge of a city court in Rochester, New York, a bench on June 5 ordered Judge Leticia...
Manorath Khanal, a Bhutanese refugee who works for Case Farms Company as a liaison to employees. The Bhutanese are one of a series of migrant and refugee communities the Company has turned to for labor.

Immigrants and Refugees: No Longer Fuelling Low-Wage Industries in US?

Many low-wage industries in US which depend on immigrants and refugees for cheap labour are staring at an uncertain future due to President Trump’s...
People protest against President Trump's travel ban on Muslim immigrants at the Los Angeles International Airport. Photo: UNI

How a Sudanese Doctor beat the US travel ban

Suha Abushamma had been forced to leave the US after Donald Trump’s travel ban. She sued, and high-level discussions led to her return ~By Charles...
President Donald Trump’s Executive Orders on immigrants have to be approved by the Congress. Photo: UNI

Law vs Unbridled Power

Any executive order requires parliamentary approval in a democracy for it to have legal validity   ~Parsa Venkateshwar Rao Jr   Liberal democracy, as it is understood in...
Illustration: UdayShankar

A friend in the White House

  ~By Dilip Bobb   What exactly did President Donald Trump and Prime Minister Narendra Modi say to each other? Unlike Trump’s conversation with Nawaz Sharif, gleefully...
It has also to be noted that Donald Trump’s executive order is about rigorous checking and vetting. Photo: UNI

Trump’s executive order on immigration is ridiculous, gratuitous, not illegal

New York’s Eastern District Court’s Judge Ann Donnelly gives relief to those with valid visas Seattle Court Judge James Rabart issues Temporary Restraining Order applicable...
A video grab shows US President Donald J Trump announcing executive order restricting entry of Muslim refugees and immigrants into the US

President Trump Signs Executive Order Targeting Immigrants

The full text of President Trump’s Executive Order restricting entry of Muslim refugees and immigrants into the US PROTECTING THE NATION FROM FOREIGN TERRORIST...

Trump: The viral president

By Kenneth Tiven Explaining how American voters went from the first black American president with high approval ratings, a Dow Jones Market Index above 18,0000...

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