Maldives crisis: Has India Missed the Bus?

Has India Missed the Bus?

Above: Soldiers guard the parliament in Male post declaration of emergency by the president/Photo: avas.mv Delhi’s refusal to intervene as this island nation plunges into...
Gun laws in the US are so weak you know they were drafted by the gun industry. Photo: Wikipedia

A Trigger-Happy Nation

 Above: Gun laws in the US are so weak you know they were drafted by the gun industry. Photo: Wikipedia The shooting of over 50...
JC Foreclosure Service in Bell, California, often files bankruptcies that records show are shoddily put together and quickly dismissed/Photo: Kendrick Brinson/ProPublica

When You Can’t Afford to go Bankrupt

Above: JC Foreclosure Service in Bell, California, often files bankruptcies that records show are shoddily put together and quickly dismissed/Photo: Kendrick Brinson/ProPublica There’s evidence that...
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...

NJAC quashed, Govt stumped !

                           New Delhi: The Supreme Court of India on Friday quashed the...
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No more child marriages in Virginia

It might sound unbelievable in today’s age and time, and especially so for a country like the US, but child marriages do take place...
Much Twittering over a Tweet

Much Twittering over a Tweet

Lead: US President Donald Trump has gone ballistic with his tweets since New Year’s Day/Photo: UNI Too much should not be read into the US...

Crown of thorns

Contrary to voters’ expectations, American Presidents don’t have a magic wand to solve each problem, and Obama, like his predecessors, is only wading through...
Maryam Sharif

Pakistan: Judiciary and Politics

Above: Nawaz Sharif (left) and Maryam Nawaz were jailed for alleged corruption/Photo: UNI With the courts ordering the release of Nawaz Sharif and his daughter,...
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,...

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