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US presidential election

Some people are so fond of ill-luck that they run half-way to meet it” (wit and opinion of Douglas Jerrold). From 2016 till last week, Donald Trump sprinted with great…

Why Erdogan is right about Hamas

Why do you think Genocide Joe – POTUS’s new nickname advocated by American Muslim champions of the Abandon Biden campaign ahead of the US election – rushed a Treasury under-…

Blissfully unaware

‘Fake news’ and ‘post-truth’ are popular neologisms – but they have actually been part of the political landscape for a very long time. We have learned to live with fake…

New turn in the Middle East

The agreement between Israel and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has given a new twist not only to the politics of the Middle East but has also created new challenges…

Time’s up, Israel

The renowned Israeli human rights organization, Yesh Din (There is a Law), released a landmark legal opinion titled, The Occupation of the West Bank and the Crime of Apartheid: Legal…

Good Neighbourhood

Good neighbourhood

At the moment, when world leaders are attending the UN Session, American people are busy in preparations to celebrate National Good Neighbour Day. In the 1970s, the concept of celebrating…

In The Crosshairs Of Imperialism

In the crosshairs of imperialism

With the likes of John Bolton and Elliot Abrams directing US foreign policy, the US government has abandoned all pretense of “plausible denial” for its illegal regime-change initiatives. The “humanitarian”…

He Good, The Bad And Vajpayee

he good, the bad and Vajpayee

With Atal Bihari Vajpayee’s death on August 16, 2018, a long chapter in Indian history has come to an end. It is customary to say good things about somebody who…