Author Alexander Norman’s book traces the tragic sequence of events that marked the Dalai Lama’s life
25 Sep 2021 11:18 PM
The French received no hint the deal was about to be broken and put the blame squarely on the United States
23 Sep 2021 12:14 AM
President Biden’s address to the American people suggested a lack of geopolitical sapience
03 Sep 2021 1:18 AM
This calamitous warning comes from the latest report released earlier this week by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change
13 Aug 2021 2:52 AM
After a bitter nine-year war, Mikhail Gorbachev finally pulled the plug on a conflict that had claimed thousands of Afghan and Soviet lives
18 Jul 2021 11:50 PM
While much of the book and its many short sections tend to be somewhat disjointed and faltering, as we approach the end, things change
04 Jul 2021 3:25 AM
Britain’s best-known historian, Eric Hobsbawm, traverses a similar path in his writings on Nationalism
06 Jun 2021 9:18 AM
The last time the Taliban had taken over Afghanistan, 26 years ago, India’s historical presence in Afghanistan was forced to abruptly end
20 Apr 2021 12:00 AM
The book’s many, well-researched papers dealt with the larger issue of the state of healthcare in India
06 Dec 2020 9:16 AM
The bitter and highly polarised November 2020 election was watched with disbelief and distaste across the world
02 Dec 2020 7:23 AM
Even higher rates of unemployment engendered by a pandemic could stoke political instability
23 Mar 2020 7:23 AM
President Trump’s victory in the Senate trial was a foregone conclusion with its Republican majority standing firm behind their leader.
08 Feb 2020 3:06 AM
Section 144 of the Indian Criminal Procedure Code is one such instrument used to lock down a potentially troublesome situation.
29 Jan 2020 2:33 AM
The meticulous translations of Sanskrit, Persian, Urdu, Bengali, Tibetan and other works opened up India’s past to the rest of the world.
17 Jan 2020 2:14 AM
What might have lulled many in New Delhi into complacency is the relative calm in the Valley.
13 Jan 2020 12:37 AM
Whatever the view, the fact is that India’s youth, particularly the student population, is restive and in the mood for rebellion.
02 Jan 2020 1:38 AM
MiG-27: “The MiG-27 was a ground attack fighter bomber with supersonic capability. It was a large and heavy aircraft as fighters go.
20 Dec 2019 1:22 AM
The efforts of governments, corporations and individuals are just not enough to slow down, leave alone reverse, the trends in global warming.
10 Dec 2019 1:37 AM
The details of the charges and counter-charges are complicated and open up a window to a very different set of issues.
23 Nov 2019 2:28 AM
The US decision to make Pakistan an ally and stand by it no matter what has often hurt India.
22 Nov 2019 1:26 AM