• India’s solar scam: Ex Kerala CM Oommen Chandy in trouble!0

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    • October 17, 2017

    Dr. Abdul Ruff Colachal ______ Official corruption is accepted as an Indian phenomenon, and every state plays its role harming the plight of the poor and underprivileged classes – these helpless people should have been allowed to take advantages of the so-called economic boom the Congress-BJP alliances have “achieved” – by promoting rampant corruption. No

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  • Kashmir unrest: India has lost Kashmir forever! (A Sovereign Kashmir: Random Thoughts-311)0

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    • October 17, 2017

    Dr. Abdul Ruff Colachal All strenuous efforts by Indian government and its hardcore Hindutva based media to somehow secure peace in the troubled Kashmir region have not yielded any fruit, nor they made an impact on the world as India is increasingly failing to assure even a symbolically peaceful situation. Today, Kashmir struggle is being

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  • WHY NOT DR. MANMOHAN SINGH GIVE BENEFIT OF HIS WISDOM TO COUNTRYMEN?0

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    • October 17, 2017

    Image source: Wikipedia   The public life of Dr. Manmohan Singh, the former Indian Prime Minister, can be divided into three segments namely his pre-Prime Minister days, Prime Minister days and post Prime Minister days. Pre Prime Minister days Dr. Singh held many respectable positions in prestigious bodies like International Monetary fund, Governor of Reserve

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  • India – Pakistan Dilemma0

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    • October 15, 2017

    India and Pakistan have been in conflicting and aggressive relations since the 1947 partition. The both nuclear-armed neighboring countries also being the two dominant key players of the politically unstable & unbalanced South Asian region are still lingering from their long pending differences and other unsolved bilateral issues. Without denying the facts that there were

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  • PM Narendra Modi and India’s current Foreign Policy0

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    • October 14, 2017

    India’s foreign policy under PM Narendra Modi has now attained a level of maturity wherein it looks to have reinvigorated itself to assert effectively. This is so to protect the country’s national interests in a sustained way. In fact, the foreign policy of a country happens to be the total of entire national interests manifesting

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  • Modi must commit Indian army to Afghanistan0

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    • October 14, 2017

    On 26th September, India said that it wouldn’t send its troops to Afghanistan. There would be no Indian boots on the ground, Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman stated, while addressing a joint press conference with U.S defense Secretary James Mattis in New-Delhi. (1) ‘Boots on the ground’ in military terms implies putting troops on the ground.

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  • DEBATE IN VACUUM ON JOBLESSNESS IN INDIA0

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    • October 14, 2017

    Does anybody know how many people are employed and how many remain unemployed in India today? It is reported that of the total population in India in the working age group, around 7% constitute the organized class in the primary, secondary and tertiary sector. The remaining 93% constitute the unorganized class, which is also termed

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  • Hands Tied by Old Hope, Diplomats in Myanmar Stay Silent0

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    • October 12, 2017

    By HANNAH BEECH OCT. 12, 2017 Rohingya refugees outside Cox’s Bazar, in Bangladesh, last month. More than half a million Rohingya Muslims have fled to Bangladesh since late August, and hundreds of thousands more still in Myanmar may still be trying to cross the border. Credit Sergey Ponomarev for The New York Times YANGON, Myanmar —

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  • Pakistan’s ISI thwarts US plans in Afghanistan1

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    • October 12, 2017

      By C Uday Bhaskar Almost 16 years to the day since the US embarked upon its war on terrorism against the Afghan Taliban on October 7, 2001 as reprisal for the enormity of the 9/11 terrorist attacks, it appears that a White House administration is again issuing dire warnings to Rawalpindi (GHQ of the

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  • Sri Lanka: Monuments Over Mortality?0

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    • October 11, 2017

    October 11, 2017 By Asanga Abeyagoonasekera* At the time of Renaissance, a not-so-tall statue of a brave young underdog warrior David, standing just over 5m tall and weighing 6 tons, mesmerised the world. This masterpiece was set into stone with a hammer and chisel by Michelangelo. On 8 September 1504, when Michelangelo unveiled his masterpiece

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  • Has India Become Party to a UNHRC Resolution Against Myanmar?0

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    • October 10, 2017

    By Devirupa Mitra on 09/10/2017 For the first time, India did not explicitly disassociate from the resolution extending the mandate of the Independent International Fact-Finding Mission on Myanmar. The United Nations Human Rights Council. Credit: UN New Delhi: Did India go along with a United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) resolution extending the mandate for a probe into

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  • Sri Lanka: Refugees And Religion0

    by Sathiya Moorthy Coming as does in the midst of the controversy over ensuring the existing exclusive prominence and predominance of Buddhism in the affairs of Sri Lankan State under the new constitutional scheme, the Rohingya refugee issue may have acquired a religious angle that may have otherwise gone unnoticed, whatever be the motive and

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  • America’s inevitable war is now an invisible one0

    By Michael Kugelman Tillerson: We can turn tide in Afghansistan Source: CNN Story highlights Michael Kugelman: Sixteen years since US troops entered Afghanistan, the enduring conflict seems largely forgotten To eliminate terrorism, we must work to incorporate an economic and diplomatic strategy along with our military strategy, he writes Michael Kugelman is deputy director and

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  • The caste politics curse that India just can’t shake off0

    Maratha Kranti Morcha, a rallye for Marathi castes demanding respect of their rights in Mumbai last year. Mhidanesh/Wikimedia, CC BY-NC-SA Afroz Alam, Maulana Azad National Urdu University India is still not able to do away with its caste politics as demonstrated by recent attacks on members of lower caste in south-western state of Gujarat during

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