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.
The Punjab government's recent anti-drug moves may not be the most effective response to the longstanding drug problem in the state.
The methodology employed in the recent Thomson Reuters survey on the world's most unsafe countries for women that has placed India in the first position has major flaws.
Focusing on the core issue of women's safety must take precedence over criticising the methodology of the Thomson Reuters survey on the world's most dangerous countries for women.
Populism has been a recurrent, if not endemic, feature of democracy in Asia.
The Trump administration’s policy on immigrant families and the “New” Poor Laws of England in the 1830s bear striking similarities in a Dickensian sense.
After years of forced isolation by erstwhile Gambian President Yahya Jammeh, the current administration of Adama Barrow is on way to course correction.
Recent overtures by Pakistan's military establishment to India need to be taken with a pinch of salt.
The government of the northeast Indian state of Assam appears poised to strip millions of illegal Bangladeshi immigrants of all constitutional rights and even render them stateless.
Asking Palestinians to be 'resilient' in the face of continuous brutality is to allow Israel to carry on with its agenda of violent repression.