The Statesman (India)

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - From both the domestic and international perspectives, Tuesday’s initiative by the Democrats and Republicans will avert yet another shutdown of Donald Trump’s America.

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - It would be a lethal oversimplification to deal with the fire in the Arpit Palace Hotel in the Karol Bagh area of the Capital as a horror story, or an accident.

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - Unpleasant truths hurt, cause pain.

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - President Trump has decided to withdraw American troops from Afghanistan.

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - After Independence, the Indian economy never had it as good as at present.

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - Forty years after Iran’s secular monarchy, headed by Mohammad Reza Shah Pahlavi, was toppled by Shia Islamists through a revolution spearheaded by the religious leader, Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini, the country ~ now with a nuclear agenda ~ appears to be floundering in quest of its moorings.

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - India has innumerable heroes, ancient, medieval and modern. Why not deploy a separate example with each denomination?

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - After Narendra Modi’s blistering attack at the end of the Lok Sabha debate on the motion of thanks to the President, the opposition has been in two minds whether or not to allow him a repeat performance in the Rajya Sabha.

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - Regardless of whether or not the Rajya Sabha accords its approval to the contentious legislation amending the Citizenship law, there already has been a major casualty ~ the Bharat Ratna, which on paper is the nation’s most prestigious civilian honour.

NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - Unlike the contentious US-Mexican frontier, the “wall” has come up almost readily on the Bangladesh-Rakhine border to ward off the further influx of the persecuted Rohingyas from Myanmar.