In 1993 the Oslo Accords were struck in optimism, but a quarter of a century later little has changed - and there's no real prospect it ever will.
The Delhi University Students' Union (DUSU) is rife with structural problems and practical limitations. A thorough reform of the body is imperative for it to remain relevant.
Vivekananda's fearlessness, rationality, and liberalism remain relevant through the ages, and even more so, in the contemporary political landscape of India.
The landmark decision by India's Supreme Court to decriminalise certain sexual acts between members of the same sex spurred great celebration at home and abroad. But, the Prime Minister's Twitter feed remained silent as stone.
To go after 'Urban Naxals' is a futile endeavour. The government needs to direct its resources better.
The Indian Punjab's aspirations for stronger linkages with Pakistan is not driven by mere 'Punjabi nostalgia,' but by a very strong economic-cultural logic.
Competitive entrance examinations in India and beauty pageants in Venezuela both reflect a toxic culture of social over-expectation and economic exploitation.
The recent protests over road safety in Bangladesh after the death of two young students in Dhaka were a blunt expression of popular anger against an apathetic administration.
For New Delhi, the intimacy between Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin is an opportune moment to resolve pending bilateral issues with Washington.
Sino-Russian bonhomie enables India to become a member of Shanghai Cooperation Organisation at Moscow’s initiative and China’s welcoming manner. India’s entry may catalyse a new strategic variable in today’s polarising geopolitics.