Politics

A final solution for Kashmir conundrum

A final solution for Kashmir conundrum

August 6, 2019

India has scrapped the special status to Jammu and Kashmir. Obvious question that emerges is does this decision have any internal, financial and external fallout?

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Rajya Sabha passes Jammu and Kashmir Reorganisation Bill

Rajya Sabha passes Jammu and Kashmir Reorganisatio

August 5, 2019

Uncertainty and a communications blackout has gripped the entire Kashmir valley since the upper house of the Indian Parliament hurriedly approved a surprising bill to change the basic structure of the state, which has been a bone of contention with neighbouring Pakistan.

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Afghanistan peace talks

Afghanistan peace talks

August 3, 2019

As US-led peace talks with the Afghan Taliban pick up, India squirms uneasily as it is not part of the crucial negotiations about the future of the highly volatile nation.

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UN calls for international investigation of human rights in J&K

UN calls for international investigation of human

July 14, 2019

A report released by the United Nations points towards the rising graph of human rights violations in Jammu & Kashmir over the past one year and calls for an independent and international inquiry.

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Budget 2019 highlights

Budget 2019 highlights

July 6, 2019

Finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman in her first Union budget in the Parliament on July 5 lays out the roadmap for growth to a USD 5 trillion economy. Nirmala Sitharaman who became the first full time woman finance minister of India presented her maiden annual budget on July 5. A...

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Indo-US ties

Indo-US ties

June 29, 2019

Global trade is currently caught in the vortex of protectionism. No wonder Indo-US trade relation too is caught in war of words. Will it lead to bigger skirmishes or can India look for new opportunities?

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Victory in Europe Day

Victory in Europe Day

June 20, 2019

In six decades after the end of the WWII, Europe made a surprising amount of progress. The last decade has seen some of those gains slip away.

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Can Sitharaman steer the Indian economy out of troubled waters?

Can Sitharaman steer the Indian economy out of tro

June 17, 2019

With less than a month to go for a full fledged budget, union finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman, who will present her first budget for 2019-20 on July 5, has several challenges on hand.

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European Parliament elections

European Parliament elections

June 17, 2019

For over 50 years, the European project has been driven by France and Germany, but this motor seems to be running out of fuel now.

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Modi 2.0- Its decision time!

Modi 2.0- Its decision time!

June 1, 2019

Will the second term of Prime Minister Narendra Modi see more reforms and actions than symbolism and sloganeering witnessed in the first term? No doubt, the massive mandate won by Modi shows that India has put its trust in him.

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