As America voted out incumbent President Donald Trump to reinstate a Democrat regime after a gap of four years, nations – big and small – immediately started calculating the profit and loss of the electoral outcome that the oldest democracy on earth produced.
November 23, 2020
Ever since Sri Lankan Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa’s political outfit Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP) emerged victorious in recently held parliamentary elections, there are muted apprehensions of the island nation returning to a militaristic, centralized approach to governance.
September 04, 2020
Amid rising tensions with China over territorial sovereignty, India has got entangled in another land dispute with Nepal – a nation which has historically shared with it a unique friendship characterized by open borders and deep rooted people-to-people contacts of kinship and culture.
June 29, 2020
Sometime in April, I was in contact with Faizullah Kakar, an eminent epidemiologist and the immediate past Chief of Staff to Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani on public health issues arising out of the coronavirus pandemic.
June 17, 2020
“Insha’Allah Yahaan Aman Hoga (God willing, peace will be restored)” asserted India’s National Security Adviser Ajit Doval, standing in Delhi's riot-hit areas last month Feb.26, trying to pacify desperate citizens who were a sitting target of an organized pogrom.
March 09, 2020