US president Donald Trump. Photo: UNI

Donald Trump and the Return of Seditious Libel

The new dispensation is set to trigger a host of disputes with the media as it fights for its freedom By Richard Tofel In 1733,...
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...

Gilgit-Baltistan: Call of the Mountain

Pakistan’s Supreme Court has directed the government to take a decision on the Gilgit-Baltistan legal and constitutional status. But, as Pakistan governs it directly...
Protests against separating children from their families/Photo: UNI

US Immigration Policy: Eugenics and White Supremacy

Above: Protests against separating children from their families/Photo: UNI The history of the statute that can make it a felony to illegally enter the country...
Criminal Justice System in US: Innocent But Still Guilty

Innocent But Still Guilty

Above: After James Thompson was cleared by DNA evidence, he accepted an Alford plea to be released from prison/Photo: Lexey Swall/ProPublica Inmates are sometimes offered...
Mallya’s Extradition: A Jigsaw Puzzle

Mallya’s Extradition: A Jigsaw Puzzle

Above: Fugitive tycoon Vijay Mallya still has plenty of options and his trial may not end in his deportation/Photo: UNI Unravelling this case will be...
Foreign Lawyers: The Global Desi

Foreign Lawyers: The Global Desi

Above Illustration: Anthony Lawrence There has been much angst about the entry of these professionals into India. But this anxiety is needless as a global...
2 Sisters Food Group in UK produces a third of all poultry products eaten in the UK. Photo: courtesy Twitter

UK Chicken King Eats Crow

Above: 2 Sisters Food Group in UK produces a third of all poultry products eaten in the UK. Photo: courtesy Twitter An investigation by two...

Students of the world revolt

Across the globe, these unrests have been agents of forward march of society and civilization in modern times By Sim Tack   As student protests in Hong...

Reflections on an unforgiving day

What ties Ukraine, Russia, Israel and Gaza is that they are all fighting for interests that they cannot live without. meanwhile, the west advises them...

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