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Saeed Naqvi

Saeed Naqvi | Communalism not enough: It must be tied to nationalism for political results

Communal tensions and political maneuvering shape Uttar Pradesh's election landscape amidst rising concerns and strategies

30 May 2024 12:00 AM

Saeed Naqvi | Amid differences with US on Gaza, Israeli lobby has to work overtime

The genocidal war continues but US wouldn’t like to be seen pressing for a ceasefire without terminating Hamas

18 Dec 2023 3:08 AM

Saeed Naqvi | After war in Gaza, Israel will enter new world order, minus hegemon?

The media space was saturated with rocket attacks on Kabul, boosting Islamophobia sky-high.

04 Dec 2023 12:05 AM

Saeed Naqvi | Decoding Blinken’s frenetic diplomacy in Mideast & role of Hezbollah’s chief

Iran, Hezbollah and the entire Shia arc, was cajoled and threatened not to expand the conflict.

08 Nov 2023 12:05 AM

Saeed Naqvi | Will absence of Xi, Putin hover over G-20 like Banquo’s ghost?

The G-20 summit’s outcome and the crucial bilateral visit will be determined not by what happens but how the Western media plays it up.

08 Sep 2023 12:05 AM


Saeed Naqvi | The Establishment in Pakistan plays Hamlet without Prince of Denmark

The PCB, in a state of funk, decided to take corrective action by resurrecting Imran.

28 Aug 2023 12:05 AM

Saeed Naqvi | The communal picture is bleak; but silver lining too in Haryana

A simple reason for Jats being against the Centre is the government’s indifference to the agitation for Jat reservations.

14 Aug 2023 12:05 AM

Saeed Naqvi | Looking back at Mandela’s role as world changed, Cold War ended

In the struggle of common purpose, progressive ideologically motivated youth had miraculously outgrown their religious identity.

02 Aug 2023 12:23 AM

Saeed Naqvi | Farewell Dada! Memories of an extraordinary 1979 China visit

N. Ram, Dada and I were part of a small team of journalists invited to accompany the delegation.

17 Jul 2023 12:32 AM

Saeed Naqvi | Would-be winners in Ukraine war lurching towards far right in despair

The alarming surge of the far-right in Germany, according to the latest opinion polls, shouldn’t surprise the political class.

03 Jul 2023 12:05 AM


Saeed Naqvi | When it comes to politeness, culture, is South now ahead of North?

Not only is there no evidence of Urdu promoted except under the Nizam, there are prodigious works in Malayalam or Tamil by Muslim scholars

19 Jun 2023 12:46 AM

Saeed Naqvi | Syria’s return to Arab League has some lessons for Kyiv’s Zelenskyy

Assad’s arrival in Jeddah was no tepid entry.

05 Jun 2023 12:17 AM

Saeed Naqvi | Karnataka too close to call, but Congress has advantage

The Assembly polls are just a few days away and Bajrangbali has been introduced into active electioneering by Congress whiz kid Surjewala

08 May 2023 12:10 AM

Saeed Naqvi | Russia-China and West: Who’s on top as new world order emerging?

Mr Macron’s persistent advice to Europe has been to disengage from US policies, whether in Ukraine or in Taiwan.

24 Apr 2023 12:50 AM

Saeeq Naqvi | Cong can’t claim Opp. leadership; 2024 results will decide ‘endgame’

The BJP has set the bar of communalism so high, armed with Hindutva, that all parties must keep a steady gaze on the Hindu vote & cajole it

10 Apr 2023 12:03 AM


Saeed Naqvi | As Beijing tries to broker peace deals, US firms up its alliances

The US, as yesterday’s hegemon, has woefully diminished its persuasiveness

27 Mar 2023 12:10 AM

Saeed Naqvi | Ukraine war: How perspectives differ in the West & rest of the world

Ukrainian ability to defend itself could also be undermined by Russia’s continued attacks on Ukraine’s civilian population

13 Mar 2023 12:32 AM

Saeed Naqvi | Vietnam joins Sino-Russian orbit, in a huge blow to West

The Beijing-Moscow pair has attracted new adherents, whereas the Western camp is restive.

26 Feb 2023 1:43 AM

Saeed Naqvi | Will the BBC TV documentary be revived here for polarisation?

Ban a TV show, and you are guaranteed a record audience

08 Feb 2023 12:35 AM

Saeed Naqvi | Who remembers Rabuka, the man who seized power from 6L ‘Indians’?

Today Rabuka, on his third spell as Prime Minister, is a household name

25 Jan 2023 12:00 AM