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Biden should follow G7 pragmatism in approach to China

President Joe Biden speaks during a news conference after attending the G7 summit, in Newquay, Britain. Photo: AP The Group of Sev...

In two minds: On Tokyo Olympics

Not everyone is enthused about the biggest sporting event of the world, due in a couple of months in Tokyo. Less than a fortnight ago,...

Rebuilding Gaza

AS some semblance of normality returns to Gaza following a ceasefire that ended 11 days of savage Israeli bombardment, efforts of the g...

The Guardian view on the US and Israel: time for change

A recent rally in support of Palestinians near the Washington monument. ‘An influx of progressive Democrats have brought renewe...

Bangladesh joins Chinese initiative for vaccine, oxygen

We welcome the government's decision to join five other South Asian countries in a multilateral effort to ensure vaccine and oxygen sup...

Dhaka must stand up to Delhi in Bangladesh’s deep sea clai...

Bangladesh’s maritime boundary dispute that has yet to be settled is its claim on ‘grey areas’ in the northern Bay of...

Tricky path to reviving Iran nuclear deal

With Iran set to hold presidential elections in June, one that could well see a hardline conservative replace pragmatist current Presid...

Civilians vs army

Despite a brutal crackdown by the Myanmar military, civilian resistance to the Feb 1 coup has refused to abate, with regular demonstrat...

New Delhi would do well to look at China's gift horse in t...

Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi is seen on a screen as he speaks to reporters during an online press conference, in Beijing, China,...

Biden's China policy sounds like Trumpism

US President Joe Biden delivers remarks virtually to the National Governors Association Winter Meeting from the South Court Auditoriu...

Saw all, heard all; what will we do?

All the Prime Minister's Men Tuesday reminded readers, to some extent, of All the President's Men, a book based on epic investi...

Myanmar on path to greater uncertainty

Myanmar’s military said after staging a coup and enacting a year-long state of emergency on Monday that its actions were nec...

Time for the US to step up in holding Myanmar accountable

It is welcome news to see that the incoming Biden administration in the United States is set to launch a review of Myanmar’s pers...

Indian media scandal

IT is best if the fourth estate and the government maintain a healthy distance, because when members of the media get too close to the...

Delhi is still far away as an ally

Nepalese Foreign Minister Pradeep Gyawali's New Delhi visit was a dud. Gyawali, who was in New Delhi to participate in the sixth meetin...

Anarchy in America

IT was a side of America few could have imagined. As lawmakers were meeting in the Capitol — the seat of US democracy — to...

Golden calves: New Age of the Indian Cow

The gau vigyan reference material explains, using terms from science, that the “Einsteinian pain waves” set off by the...

Overturn result, cheat democracy

This week, Donald Trump will undermine democracy in the US by supporting the claim that Democrat Joe Biden did not fairly win last Nove...

India shouldn't overreact to Trudeau's remarks on farmer p...

Indian farmers and supporters shout slogans during the ongoing protest against new agricultural laws on Dec 8, 2020 It is difficul...

The Iranian nuclear scientist’s assassination: danger ahea...

Members of Iranian forces carrying the coffin of Iranian nuclear scientist Mohsen Fakhrizadeh during a funeral ceremony in Tehran...

Flawed genius the best of his generation

Argentinian star Diego Maradona raises his arm in the air after scoring his game-winning goal against England in their World Cup se...