• Will Modi's Triumphant Return Hasten Kashmir Resolution? 25 May 2019 12:04 (MENAFN - Kashmir Observer) As Pakistan shot down 2 Indian Air Force combat planes capturing one pilot, Abhinandan Varthaman on 27th February last, I immediately posted a note on the internet that India had sleep-walked into the trap by invading Pakistan …
  • Trump's Middle East Policy Has US Stuck between 'Iraq' and a Hard Place 25 May 2019 11:00 May announces resignation in UK; US charges Assange for violating espionage act; New play "Jubilee" celebrates Fisk Jubilee Singers. On this episode of "By Any Means Necessary" hosts Eugene Puryear and Sean Blackmon are joined by Lee …
  • PM Modi's Popularity, Amit Shah's Political Management Reasons For LS Win: Shiv Sena 25 May 2019 08:30 The Shiv Sena Friday said the massive mandate the NDA got in the 2019 Lok Sabha polls was due to the popularity of Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the political management of BJP chief Amit Shah. In an editorial in party mouthpiece Saamana, the Sena said …
  • India's Modi will continue to use Kashmir as fodder for Hindu nationalism 25 May 2019 06:12 Although the country's far-right has always derived its strength from dehumanising Kashmir's right to self-determination, the "secular" parties oversaw worse atrocities against the Kashmiri people when they were in power. Ahead of the …
  • Letters -Abortion, high cost of college, Lovejoy ISD, Plano elections, Dallas Diocese 25 May 2019 05:16 Then punish men, too Our state and many others are passing laws to restrict abortion and establish punishment for women who seek abortions and the doctors and facilities that provide them. Where is the punishment for the men? Where is the punishment for …
  • NZ media to censor coverage of Christchurch terrorist trial 25 May 2019 02:40 Article – Socialist Equality Group New Zealands major media outletsTVNZ, Stuff, Mediaworks, NZME and Radio NZsigned an unprecedented agreement on May 1 to self-censor their coverage of the trial of Brenton Tarrant, who is accused of killing 51 people in …
  • Return of Modi Shah combo, The 2019 mandate 25 May 2019 01:11 Return of Modi-Shah combo, The 2019 mandate - Imphal Times Editorial :: May 25 2019 - In democracy people’s mandate should be respected. The BJP once more has been given the people’s mandate to rule the country. Narendra Modi’s personality is one factor …
  • May was set up to fail 24 May 2019 19:24 For the British public, Brexit was a done deal three years ago. Blame the political class for spinning it around to make it a no-deal. British PM Theresa May who was called a "bloody difficult woman", took some hard blows in the three years of …
  • The TINA factor worked for Indian PM Modi 24 May 2019 19:24 Modi could remain in power for a very long time. That would not be healthy for Indian democracy. Though at the time of writing, the final results of the Indian General Election are not yet in, it is pretty clear that the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) …
  • COMPUTEX TAIPEI 2019 Exhibitor Profiles 24 May 2019 18:14   Company: Aeromax Technology Co., Ltd. Booth: S1216 Web: http://www.aeromax.com.tw/ Aeromax, founded in June 2006, aims to be a total solution provider in the Digital STB, Android TV, Audio sound card and Professional/Industrial …
  • Pak media terms Modi's victory 'emphatic mandate' 24 May 2019 17:14 Prime Minister Narendra Modi winning a second five-year term drew a mixed response from the Pakistani media, with some calling it an "emphatic mandate" based on national security while others terming it a "global trend" of right-wing …
  • Narendra Modi and identity politics 24 May 2019 16:54 Randhir Singh Bains says the ruling BJP is the only party in India that is challenging communalism and sectarianism ‘Although the policy of dividing voters on sectarian lines was introduced by the British, it has continued unabated after independence,’ …
  • What foreign media said about Modi’s victory 24 May 2019 16:11 New Delhi, May 24 (IANS) As India gave Prime Minister Narendra Modi a historic mandate with the ruling BJP returning to power in the Lok Sabha, here’s how the foreign media covered Modi’s victory. The UK’s Guardian in an editorial said that the landslide …
  • Great Things In Store For Indo-US Ties, Trump Tweets 24 May 2019 15:19 US President Donald Trump said "great things" are in store for bilateral relations between India and the United States during Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's second term. The leader of the world's economic super power sent out the …
  • Editorial: BJP’s landslide win 24 May 2019 14:41 Ruling Hindu Nationalist Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) won the prolonged Indian elections with a landslide majority, defeating its main rival All India Congress and its allies. Crushing the Gandhi’s dynasty’s, Prime Minister Narendra Modi vowed an “ …
  • SputnikPro Holds In-Person Session for Young Journalists in New Delhi 24 May 2019 14:15 Press Info 17:03 24.05.2019(updated 17:12 24.05.2019) Get short URL NEW DELHI (Sputnik) - On Friday, the International News Agency and Radio Sputnik, together with its Indian hub, held the first in-person lecture for students from the Delhi School of …
  • Dr. Evil Would Love Facebook’s “GlobalCoin” 24 May 2019 14:09 By Lionel Laurent | Bloomberg May 24 at 9:37 AM Sometimes even bitter billionaire rivals need each other. Mark Zuckerberg and the Winklevoss twins fell out over the founding of Facebook Inc. but they appear to have buried the hatchet over the blockchain. …
  • Too Soon To Say If Imran Khan's Optimism About BJP Govt In India Is Correct: Pakistani Daily 24 May 2019 12:20 It is too soon to say whether Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan was correct in predicting that a right-wing government in India would be better for peace talks, a Pakistani daily said in an editorial Friday, adding that much will depend on a change in …
  • Sensex, Nifty Rally After Modi Win, Oil Price Fall 24 May 2019 12:01 Indian shares posted strong gains on Friday to end near the day's highs as investors cheered Prime Minister Narendra Modi's landslide win in Lok Sabha election as well as a steep fall in oil prices overnight. The benchmark BSE Sensex jumped as much …
  • Victorious Modi? Yes. Victorious Bharat? Not on your life 24 May 2019 10:45 BJP’s strategy has been to break down caste allegiances and convert the members of all castes into Hindus and Muslims. With 300 seats and a vote share that is higher than the Bharatiya Janata Party polled in 2014, Narendra Modi has every reason to feel …
  • Pakistan media terms Modi's victory empathetic mandate  24 May 2019 09:18 By PTI ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Narendra Modi's re-election for a second five-year term drew a mixed response from the media in Pakistan with some calling it an empathetic mandate based on national security while others terming it a global trend of …
  • The Real Green New Deal Doesn’t Belong to AOC 24 May 2019 09:13 (Bloomberg Opinion) -- When Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez released her Green New Deal in February, the plan was  a bit disappointing -- too focused on the U.S instead of on the world as a whole, too willing to dish out lavish new entitlements, …
  • PM Modi begins talks for new cabinet; will Arun Jaitley return as Finance Minister? 24 May 2019 08:00 Prime Minister Narendra Modi and BJP chief Amit Shah wave at party workers during a party programme in New Delhi on May 23, 2019.IANS After BJP's thumping victory in the Lok Sabha elections, Prime Minister Narendra Modi will hold a meeting with senior …
  • Socialism 1, 2, 3 24 May 2019 06:58 Everybody's talking about it, but they're all talking about different things. A major reason for confusion is the great partisan divide. For almost 100 years, conservatives have used the word "socialism" as an insult, attacking …
  • Will Modi be all Indians' PM? Even those who voted against him? 24 May 2019 06:32 The hope is that, as opposed to thumping that 56-inch chest, Modi will use the second term to address the issues faced by all of India and not just the majority. "Together we grow. Together we prosper. Together we will build a strong and inclusive …
  • Victorious Modi Faces a $1.4 Trillion Roadblock 24 May 2019 06:28 By Anjani Trivedi | Bloomberg May 24 at 2:07 AM Don’t get your hopes up that India’s infrastructure will start to look like China’s after Narendra Modi’s historic victory. Modi’s Bharatiya Janata Party made big promises in its election manifesto, among …
  • On the sidelines 24 May 2019 05:49 It is unreas­onable optimi­sm to take the handsh­ake betwee­n the two FMs to mean the meltin­g of ice The sweets that Indian External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj offered to her Pakistani counterpart must have sweetened the tone and tenor of Foreign …
  • Editorial: With elections over, we hope Modi will rein in his anti-Muslim; anti-Pakistan rhetoric 24 May 2019 04:49 FOR the world’s largest democracy, the writing is on the wall: communal politics in India has triumphed in an age that will define the future of the republic. Despite forecasts of failure from pundits who had predicted that India’s economic challenges …
  • India's Modi begins talks for new cabinet after big election win 24 May 2019 04:46 By Krishna N. Das NEW DELHI (Reuters) - Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi will hold talks on Friday to form a new cabinet to tackle a stuttering economy and other challenges facing his second term after winning a big majority. Official data from the …
  • A take on India's Act East Policy 24 May 2019 02:35 A take on India’s Act East Policy - Imphal Times Editorial :: May 24 2019 - The long cherish dream of of getting benefit through the opening of the Indo-Myanmar border trade still fails to serve its purpose. Almost all trades are on illegal goods and those …
  • Interview with Karnivool ahead of their gig at the Hotel Great Northern 24 May 2019 02:18 Karnivool Karnivool  |  Hotel Great Northern  |  Wednesday 29 May 8pm  |  $56.65  The sleeping giant has stirred: after a quiet 2018 Karnivool has awoken. The beast is back! They spoke with The Echo ahead of their gig at the Hotel Great Northern. The …
  • Vogue India's Shanghai City Guide- Places to visit in Shangai, China 23 May 2019 20:48 With its booming creativity and status as China's fashion capital cemented, Shanghai is one of Asia's most exciting destinations right now. Its vibrant creative landscape and hyper-modern gourmet and nightlife scene are ready to be explored. Here, …
  • India- stocknewsmagazine.com Economics, Business and Market News Hub 23 May 2019 20:44 (MENAFN - GetNews) Stock News Magzine is a new age automotive and Innovative platform which connects you to the entire world of automobiles and Technology. Stocknewsmagzine.comis a fast emerging news website that gives information with the aim of providing …
  • Will Modi be all Indians' PM? Even those that voted against him? 23 May 2019 18:28 The hope is that, as opposed to thumping that 56-inch chest, Modi will use the second term to address the issues faced by all of India and not just the majority. "Together we grow. Together we prosper. Together we will build a strong and inclusive …
  • After the victory . the priorities, the action 23 May 2019 18:28 The miasma of fear in minorities and the nervousness spurred by the hardcore elements in the hindutva movement must be exorcised. The icing on Narendra Modi's romp home would be largesse in victory. Indeed, to him belong the spoils but this is an …
  • BJP's southern discomfort 23 May 2019 18:28 The Congress has been reduced to a southern party, with Kerala being the only state where it could score double digits. In the case of the Leftists, it has been all but wiped out of national politics. The saffron wave of 2014, that has now developed into a …
  • I felt a gentle current but missed the wave 23 May 2019 18:28 You don't have to rub it in but I admit I got the Indian election figures wrong. I'm still trying to figure out why. So what if my assessment, gleaned from the mood on the ground, was faulty? I remain defiant, unbowed and true to the cause of ' …
  • Initiatives for strengthening NBFCs 23 May 2019 16:24 The Reserve Bank has asked the major non-banking finance companies (NBFCs) to appoint a Chief Risk Officer (CRO) with appropriate qualifications. The Reserve Bank has asked NBFCs with assets of more than Rs 5,000 crore to appoint a CRO with the approval of …
  • Nikkei partners with Chinese tech news site 36Kr - Nikkei Asian Review 23 May 2019 14:31 TOKYO -- Nikkei announced on Wednesday a partnership with Chinese tech news portal 36Kr, aiming to boost coverage of thriving startups and technology sectors in China and across Asia. The partnership will help the Japanese media group enhance its tech …
  • Modi Reigns Supreme. Now India’s Economy Awaits 23 May 2019 11:24 By Andy Mukherjee | Bloomberg May 23 at 6:49 AM If Narendra Modi’s 2014 popular mandate was India’s biggest in three decades, his 2019 re-election is an even bigger feat. Votes are still being counted, but on current trends the Indian prime minister’s …
  • Right Wing Nationalist Alliance Set To Retain Power In India 23 May 2019 11:16 India's ruling National Democratic Alliance (NDA), led by right wing nationalist party BJP, is set to retain power by winning a commanding majority in the parliamentary elections. Trends released Thursday by the Election Commission for 542 seats in Lok …
  • India prevented China's Xi Jinping from meeting the Dalai Lama in 2014, new book says 23 May 2019 09:41 Chinese President Xi Jinping agreed to meet the Dalai Lama during a 2014 visit to India but a “cautious” Delhi did not allow it to happen, a new book has claimed. The 83-year-old Buddhist monk has made India his home since fleeing the Tibetan capital Lhasa …
  • Modi web-series returns on screen, biopic to release tomorrow 23 May 2019 09:23 As the Narendra Modi-led NDA government braces itself for a second term, entertainment content around the Prime Minister is also set to hit the screens again. PM Narendra Modi, the biographical film on Modi starring Vivek Oberoi will release this Friday …
  • India Elections: Counting on, BJP ahead in first leads 23 May 2019 08:35 Srinagar: Votes are being counted today to call the world’s largest and longest democratic exercise, the India elections. BJP has surged ahead in early leads but has fallen back on several seats they won in 2014. The Congress, while trailing, has made …
  • Counting starts for 6 Lok Sabha seats in J&K 23 May 2019 08:35 Srinagar: Counting of votes for the six Lok Sabha seats spread over the Kashmir Valley as well as Jammu and Ladakh regions started on Thursday morning. Extraordinary security arrangements have been made around the counting centres in Srinagar, Baramulla …
  • Farooq Abdullah, Jitendra Singh Leading In Early Trends In J&K 23 May 2019 08:35 SRINAGAR — National Conference President Farooq Abdullah, BJP leader Jitendra Singh and Congress state president G A Mir were leading in their respective constituencies in the early trends of counting of votes for Lok Sabha elections in Jammu and Kashmir …
  • 'Confident about fairness, integrity of Indian elections': US on Lok Sabha elections 2019 23 May 2019 06:04 By PTI WASHINGFTON: The United States Wednesday said that it was confident in the fairness and integrity of the Indian elections and would work with whoever is the victor. "I would say from the US perspective, we are very confident in the fairness and …
  • EDITORIAL: Take full advantage of Chinese market 22 May 2019 23:12 Wednesday, May 22, 2019 20:16 By EDITORIAL Huawei Technologies (Kenya) Senior Director Public Affairs Adam Lane addressing guests at the KEG luncheon on May 20, 2019. PHOTO | FRANCIS NDERITU  At last count, the trade deficit between Kenya and China stood …
  • Letter to BS: India needs to protect its 5G rollout amid global tension 22 May 2019 19:13 Apropos your editorial “Questions over Huawei” (May 22), in view of the growing tension between the United States and China, India needs to protect its 5G rollout. The Indian government and companies will undoubtedly ask Huawei to address all concerns of …
  • No meeting was agreed upon between the Dalai Lama and Xi-Jinping in 2014: Dalai Lama's Office 22 May 2019 17:45 By Tenzin Dharpo Tibetan leader His Holiness the Dalai Lama. Phayul file photo DHARAMSHALA, May 22: What seemed days ago to be a major behind-the-scene revelation in the Tibet-China diplomacy has been played down following its denial from the private …
  • The art of balanced journalism in a polarised world 22 May 2019 17:31 You, the reader, are our raison d'être, and we endeavour to meet your expectations. Not many days go by at the Khaleej Times newsroom when friends or fans of different political parties in India or Pakistan or the UK or the US or one of the several …
  • 'Tweeplomacy' has given diplomacy a bad name 22 May 2019 17:31 The instant statements of intent by politicial leaders and their heated retorts scarcely make for comfort zones. Perhaps it is time that the world was not held at ransom by tweet-sending leaders. Their instant statements of intent and the heated retorts …
  • Who’s to Blame for the British Steel Collapse? 22 May 2019 16:19 By Chris Bryant | Bloomberg May 22 at 12:04 PM Greybull Capital paid Tata Steel Ltd. just one pound sterling ($1.27) in 2016 for a steelworks in northern England with more than 4,000 employees. On Wednesday that business, British Steel, went bust after the …
  • In Pranab Mukherjee's Speech, A Hint Seen For President Kovind 22 May 2019 16:19 Pranab Mukherjee said he exercised his right as a citizen after many years (File photo) New Delhi: Former President Pranab Mukherjee appears to have subtly thrown shade at his successor Ram Nath Kovind, who voted on May 12 along with the rest of Delhi in …
  • Trump's plaintive but welcome message to Iran: Can we talk? 22 May 2019 09:39 You know we’re in trouble when President Donald Trump looks like the adult in the White House. Starting on May 5, Trump’s hawkish national security adviser, John Bolton, dramatically escalated pressure on Iran — dispatching an aircraft carrier and B-52 …
  • Vijay M. Rao, MD, Celebrates More Than 40 Years of Professional Excellence in Radiology 22 May 2019 08:51 Dr. Vijay M. Rao is a leading expert in head and neck imaging.     PHILADELPHIA, PA, May 22, 2019 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Vijay M. Rao, MD, has been included in Marquis Who's Who. As in all Marquis Who's Who biographical volumes, individuals …
  • Sensex, Nifty Hold Steady In Early Trade 22 May 2019 08:48 Indian shares opened largely unchanged on Wednesday as caution prevailed ahead of 2019 Lok Sabha election results to be declared on Thursday. Global cues remained mixed, with other Asian markets trading mostly lower despite the U.S. temporarily easing some …
  • Visas, trade, prayer, charter schools, and the POTUS at the AFA 22 May 2019 07:00 Editor's note: The following have been submitted by Indy readers, unedited, un-fact-checked, and presented in whole. Join the conversation in the comment section below, or via email to letters@csindy.com. Narrow minds I read you newspaper's recent …
  • Modi Has Failed to End India’s Tax Terror 22 May 2019 04:52 By Andy Mukherjee | Bloomberg May 22 at 12:23 AM Exit polls are pointing to another term for Narendra Modi in India, but don’t expect overseas investors to be as pumped up by his victory as they were five years ago. Before he offers any new promises, they …
  • It’s RAW again 22 May 2019 03:34 Eviden­ces collec­ted in recent years sugges­t increa­sing RAW involv­ement in subver­sive activi­ties and terror­ism Pakistan’s intelligence agencies have successfully busted another saboteur network operating in Gilgit-Baltistan with the financial and …
  • Poll result prediction 'to be or not to be ' 22 May 2019 01:16 Poll result prediction: ‘to be or not to be ...’ - Imphal Times Editorial :: May 22 2019 - It’s just a day left now. The whole world will know whom the people of India want to hand over the fate of the country. Across the country all preparation has been …
  • Exit polls Not the final verdict Room for post poll pact 22 May 2019 01:16 Exit polls : Not the final verdict :: Room for post poll pact ? - The Sangai Express Editorial :: May 22 2019 - This is not the final verdict. At its most accurate it can be said to be a trend or an indication, but a trend which says that the BJP under …
  • India : Reduce interest rate, corporate tax, free up agriculture: Dr Surjit Bhalla 21 May 2019 20:18 May 21, 2019 (Euclid Infotech Ltd via COMTEX) -- Economist and author Dr Surjit Bhalla today said that the agenda for the new government should include elimination of government intervention in agriculture sector, reforming labour laws and lowering the …
  • Fear and Truth Dilemmas 21 May 2019 19:15 Dr. Asangba Tzudir “The enemy is fear. We think it is hate; but, it is fear.” These words by Mahatma Gandhi holds much relevance in the context of our society today. Fear seems to be our worst enemy in the face of truth. Such fear has unknowingly produced …
  • Activision reveals Call of Duty: Mobile — Battle Royale mode 21 May 2019 18:09 Activision revealed a first glimpse into the battle royale mode for the upcoming Call of Duty: Mobile game today. It’s being custom-built for mobile, and it features Call of Duty’s signature gameplay, with a lot of first-person shooter action. The battle …
  • Make-or-break elections for the European Union 21 May 2019 16:13 In politics, personality matters, and it has often played a pivotal role in determining the EU's trajectory. As the European Parliament election approaches, Europe is abuzz with speculation over who will lead the main European Union institutions for …
  • What exit polls are missing about the Indian voters 21 May 2019 16:13 Worse than the exit polls is the fact that the results don't start rolling in until Thursday. India's parliamentary election concluded on Sunday followed by several exit polls - all of which showed Prime Minister Narendra Modi returning to power. …
  • Indian Shares Retreat, Settle Sharply Lower 21 May 2019 12:41 Indian stocks retreated after a highly volatile session on Tuesday, with traders booking profits after a steep rise in the previous session. The benchmark BSE Sensex ended down 382.87 points or 0.97% at 38,969.80, while the National Stock Exchange's …
  • Arthur J. Gallagher Buys Minority Stake In Edelweiss Insurance Brokers 21 May 2019 10:54 Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. (AJG) announced Monday that it has purchased a minority stake in Edelweiss Insurance Brokers Ltd. (EIBL), a wholly owned subsidiary of Edelweiss Group, India's leading diversified financial services conglomerate. The deal …
  • Pakistan’s Iran conundrum 21 May 2019 09:02 It’s hard to identify any country that benefits from relentless US efforts to tighten the screws on Iran. On November 21, 1979, Pakistani protesters stormed the United States embassy in Islamabad. They smashed windows and set fire to the building. By the …
  • Reviving the backchannel 21 May 2019 07:39 Dialogue is the best way forward on conflicts and disputes. And in case of those involving nuclear-capable neighbours Pakistan and India, it is the only way forward. Pakistan, at least, knows that well and has long been pushing for negotiated settlement of …
  • China Has a Big Currency Decision to Make 21 May 2019 06:44 By John Authers | Bloomberg May 21 at 1:21 AM To get John Authers’ newsletter delivered directly to your inbox, sign up here. Seven is a lucky number. Round numbers tend to matter in markets. So it is that the foreign-exchange community is dominated by one …
  • Jaguar Land Rover Just Dangled Some Shiny Keys 21 May 2019 06:44 By Anjani Trivedi | Bloomberg May 21 at 2:14 AM These days, any news seems to be good news for Jaguar Land Rover. After Tata Motors Ltd.’s U.K. unit posted 120 million pounds ($152.8 million) of pretax profits(1) and positive free cash flow for the quarter …
  • Gender, Power and Democracy in South Asia :: Review 21 May 2019 06:02 Gender, Power and Democracy in South Asia :: Book * Gender, Power and Democracy in South Asia :: Book Cover ISBN : 81-8324-929-9 Title : Gender, Power and Democracy in South Asia Author : Durga P. Chhetri Year : 2019 Price : Rs. 750 Published By Mittal …
  • Energy’s Future Splits Indian and Australian Polls 21 May 2019 01:05 By David Fickling | Bloomberg May 20 at 8:24 PM Who decides the future of energy – the producers, or the consumers? It’s a question that’s been asked at least since the 1970s, when the growing muscle of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries and …
  • Cyclone Fani: The Untold Story 20 May 2019 23:58 A Down To Earth magazine investigation points to an emerging threat facing the world’s vulnerable regions – climate change is changing the chemistry of cyclones in ways we do not understand yet. At speeds which are almost impossible to tackle Despite being …
  • Profile: Godwin Emefiele; master of the political long con 20 May 2019 21:09 Since the act establishing the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) was implemented in July 1959, only two Governors have been privileged to return for a second term. Godwin Emefiele only last week became the third. Following a letter sent to the senate by …
  • Europe will ‘die from inside’ if far-right populists triumph, top EU figure says 20 May 2019 21:00 Europe is deeply engaged in a continent-wide battle over its future. Euroskeptic populists are trying to undermine the European Union from within, while those speaking up for a closer bloc, like former Belgian prime minister Guy Verhofstadt, are doing so …
  • EDITORIAL: Only gradual car parts ban makes sense 20 May 2019 19:30 Monday, May 20, 2019 21:00 By EDITORIAL A second hand spare parts shop at Grogon garage in Nairobi on Friday. Seventeen categories of imported parts will be banned. PHOTO | SALATON NJAU | NMG  The Kenya Bureau of Standards (Kebs) has, without doubt, …
  • KT edit: Iran cannot afford a conflict, the only option is to talk 20 May 2019 15:25 Iran has indulged in a war of attrition for decades with its Arab neighbours who it views with suspicion. War is not the answer,$$$$ Marvin Gaye sang back in the early 70s at the height of the Vietnam war. "There's no need to escalate," he …
  • US-China trade rivalry will hurt the global economy 20 May 2019 15:24 China announced a hike in the tariffs on a revised list of $60 billion worth of US imports. The US and China are at the cusp of a major transformation of their relationship. While the US has signalled since 2017 that it sees Beijing as a strategic …
  • Launch of the Arusha Report Package 20 May 2019 15:20 News provided by World Council of Churches May 20, 2019 GENEVE, May 20, 2019 /Christian Newswire/ -- The Launch of the Arusha Report Package will take place in Helsinki, on 20th May 2019 from 4:00pm to 5:00pm EEST.   Photo: Albin Hillert/WCC   …
  • Editorial: The FDA is on a collision course with the courts over imported execution drugs 20 May 2019 12:34 The Justice Department has added another level of confusion to the nation’s already muddled capital punishment system, advising the Food and Drug Administration that it lacks the authority to regulate the importation of drugs used in lethal injections. As …
  • Tech’s Cold War Just Started 20 May 2019 11:54 Good Monday. (Want this by email? Sign up here.) Google, Qualcomm and Broadcom are among the companies that have reportedly frozen their supply of components and software to the Chinese technology giant to comply with a crackdown by the Trump …
  • The man who would be king 20 May 2019 06:20 Author Wajaha­t Saeed Khan speaks to The Expres­s Tribun­e about the game-changi­ng biogra­phy of Shahid Khan Afridi­ Former Pakistan Cricket Team Captain Shahid Khan Afridi. PHOTO: FILE PHOTO KARACHI: A deafening silence has filled the Shere Bangla …
  • Hope Naidu’s excitement lasts till May 23: Shiv Sena mocks Andhra CM 20 May 2019 05:35 Category: India, News Posted by Neha Published: May 20, 2019, 9:50 am IST Updated: May 20, 2019, 9:50 am IST Mumbai (Maharashtra): Shiv Sena on Monday took a dig at Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu and mocked his efforts to form a non-BJP …
  • Spare the poll referee 20 May 2019 03:20 On Monday morning when you are reading this editorial, the last and seventh phase of polling in the Lok Sabha poll would have concluded a few hours earlier. Thank god, it is over after all. The Election Commission must complete the poll in fewer than seven …
  • Pull out threat from the NPF Interesting rider 19 May 2019 23:58 Pull out threat from the NPF : Interesting rider - The Sangai Express Editorial :: May 20 2019 - Pull out threat with a rider. And the rider is the time frame given as ‘after the Lok Sabha election’. Pull out after the last and final phase of voting on May …
  • View From The Neighbourhood: History lessons 19 May 2019 20:49 Prime Minister Narendra Modi. (PTI/File) Akbar Ahmed, a former Pakistani-American diplomat and academic, has written a two-part essay in The Express Tribune (published on May 14 and 15) titled ‘What Modi can learn from Akbar’. Ahmed argues that along …
  • We must do more to harness energy from the sun and wind 19 May 2019 18:41 We need big breakthroughs in technologies that will allow us to supply the power grid with clean energy even during windless days, cloudy weather, and nighttime. Wind and solar power generation is expanding around the globe at record rates allowing more …
  • Pakistan reforms may be painful, but they have to be done 19 May 2019 18:41 The IMF expects economic adjustments and this should be an opportunity for the Imran Khan government to prove that it is different. Decades of economic mismanagement and chronic under-investment have pushed Pakistan into economic crisis time and again. The …
  • Palestinians must have a say in the peace plan 19 May 2019 18:41 And the strategy, a rather discreet one, to thwart a two-state solution and focus on the definitive separation of the secular West Bank and the Gaza strip would become strikingly clear. May marks the 71st anniversary of the Nakba or the great " …
  • Indian PM must build a bridge over troubled waters 19 May 2019 18:41 One of the problems that deters the current government from ending this uncertainty of where the nation is going in terms of communal divisiveness is that the media, as in the US has been marked as a menace, a nuisance and an evil entity bent upon …
  • Have Indian voters given five more years to PM Modi? 19 May 2019 17:29 India is ready to welcome PM Modi back with the same love that it showed him in 2014. It's a wrap, then, as voting came to an end yesterday evening in the elections to decide who will helm the world's largest democracy for the next five years. And …
  • India’s Money Engine Is Broken 19 May 2019 01:33 By Andy Mukherjee | Bloomberg May 18 at 9:00 PM Ask any small Indian firm how long it takes to get paid by larger companies, what kind of a runaround they’re given, what devilish excuses they encounter on the way, and you’ll wonder how they remain in …
  • Editorial: Call out extremism by name 15 May 2019 15:14 Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Minister of Foreign Affairs Chrystia Freeland speak at a press conference to announce the new USMCA trade pact between Canada, the United States, and Mexico in Ottawa, October 1, 2018. PATRICK DOYLE / AFP…
  • Come 23rd May 14 May 2019 20:30 Dr. Asangba Tzudir Who and what has India voted for? Be it on social media or on ground, controversies, catfights and camaraderie have been abundant this election season beginning with Modi’s #MainBhiChowkidar” to Rahul Gandhi’s offensive, “Chowkidar chor …
  • Letter to BS: US-China trade war offers a great opportunity to India 14 May 2019 18:05 This refers to your front page report “China hits back, markets slip” (May 14). China’s (widely expected) response to the US action of raising tariffs on imports from China has, without doubt, set in motion the process of derailing of the global economy. …
  • India Tomorrow part 6: what young Indians want 14 May 2019 14:17 (MENAFN - The Conversation) Like many young people around the world, young Indians have big dreams for their future. But for a lot of people in India in their 20s and 30s, there is a large gap between their aspirations and the jobs and opportunities …
  • India Wholesale Price Inflation Slows In April 14 May 2019 12:35 India's wholesale price inflation slowed in April after rising in the previous month, data from the Ministry of Commerce & Industry showed on Tuesday. The wholesale price index climbed 3.07 percent year-on-year in April, after a 3.18 percent rise …