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  • Mystery Behind The Assassination Of Mahatma Gandhi0

    Assassinations September 30, 2017 Since the the publication of our research into the assassination of Mahatma Gandhi there has been a great interest among people into opening a fresh investigation into the matter. A petition has also been filed in the Supreme Court raising questions about the shoddy investigation done into Gandhi’s murder demanding to constitute

  • India: Tamil Nadu politics: Sasikala-Dinakaran duo weakened ruling AIADMK!0

    -Dr. Abdul Ruff Colachal People of Tamil Nadu, as well as entire nation, are concerned about the conspiratorial death of their beloved leader and CM of the state J. Jayalalithaa who had given everything in her life to make very strong the ruling AIADMK party, had left behind by her leader and the founder of

  • ‘After-Me-The-Deluge’ Moment?0

    N Sathiya Moorthy  It is not without reason. As promised at the outset and doused along the line by the very protagonists and propagators, the document has now failed to set Kelani Ganga or any other river in the country on fire. If anything, on most of the controversial issues that have dogged the nation

  • The Nobel Peace Prize Isn’t About Peace0

    At some point in its history, the Nobel Peace Prize became a lifetime achievement award for human rights — and betrayed its founder’s intentions. By Richard Evans October 2, 2017 The Burmese leader Aung San Suu Kyi used to be regarded as a kind of secular saint. Leader of the largest democratic political party in

  • THE DALAI LAMA HAS NO TIME TO LOSE0

    The recent Doklam episode, where China tried to show its muscle power in its border with Bhutan and India resisted it, and finally China gave up its war cry, clearly indicate that China is now vulnerable. State of the Chinese economy : In the past, China has built capacity at feverish pitch registering steady growth

  • TIRADE AGAINST GOVERNMENT OF INDIA BY FORMER FINANCE MINISTER – IS IT APPROPRIATE?0

    It is necessary to study the former Indian Finance Minister Yashwant Sinha’s views on the performance of Narendra Modi government based on what he has said in the context of current economic and political scenario, without giving any weightage for his impressive track record. It appears that Yashwant Sinha has done great damage to India’s

  • The Nuclear Forum Shop (Nuclear Ban Treaty Challenges And Prospects)0

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    • September 30, 2017

    Nuclear war is inevitable says the pessimist; nuclear war is impossible says the optimist; nuclear war is inevitable unless we make it impossible (Sydney J Harris) The nuclear pessimist has introduced a new treaty in the “Forum shop” of nuclear disarmament In March 2017 the treaty was negotiated in United Nations on the Prohibition of

  • India Uneasy As China Makes Further Inroads In Nepal0

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    • September 30, 2017

    By Kamal Dev Bhattarai When Chinese Prime Minister Li Keqiang met Nepal’s Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Krishna Bahadur Mahara on September 7 in Beijing, the Chinese premier underlined China’s three priorities in Nepal, i.e. connectivity, trade and investment. According to Xinhua news agency, the Chinese Premier also expressed his desire to cooperate in

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  • The US and Doklam: Look beyond rhetoric0

    Tanvi Madan Tuesday, September 26, 2017 Some have been wondering recently whether Washington’s commitment to its allies and partners in Asia has been steadfast and overt enough. And there have been calls for the Trump administration to reassure U.S. allies and partners in the region of its commitment through public statements. However, in one recent

  • Is South Asia the New Middle East?0

    Sep 27, 2017 Dominique Moisi The plight of the Muslim Rohingya minority in Myanmar highlights a broader trend toward political fragmentation and violence in the region. If a geostrategic catastrophe is to be avoided, the unholy alliance of religion and nationalism must be broken. PARIS – The Middle East is often viewed as a region

  • Mr. Xi Jinping, Take AGood Look At This Photo0

    by M Adil Khan — September 27, 2017 I urge you, Mr. Xi Jinping, President of Peoples’ Republic of China to take a good look at this photo. Do you see what I see? I see the agony. I see sadness. I also see numerous questions in the eyes of these Rohingya kids that are

  • Mishandling the Rohingya Crisis May Open New Frontier for Terrorism0

    Hundreds of thousands of Rohingya have fled a military crackdown in Myanmar where they lack citizenship rights, and they head for Bangladesh. Myanmar, a country of 55 million, is more than 85 percent Buddhist; Bangladesh, with more than 160 million people and predominantly Muslim, reports a lower GDP per capita than Myanmar. The Myanmar military

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