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The President’s Proposed Infrastructure Bill: What Does It Mean for America?

By Shivaji Sengupta The well known political newsletter from Washington D.C., The Hill , defines infrastructure as the "the basic physical and organizational structures and...

Loyalty and Trump Presidency

By Dr. Dinker Raval During Trump’s presidency two words, “loyalty” and “firing”, became familiar and famous. Slight display of the lack of personal loyalty...

China’s intent to study bioweapons reopens Covid origin controversy

By Atul Aneja New Delhi, May 11: Recent findings in a report in an Australian daily has yet again reinforced the call that international investigators...

India in the grip of Coronavirus; all adults to get vaccinated

By J.V. Lakshmana Rao The current flood of reports about the second wave of Covid-19 cases in India is alarming and even scary. What looked...

From shaping the news to slanting it: the culture of ‘Narratives’ in America...

By Shivaji Sengupta At first there was the Word. Genesis I, i. Seems madam! Nay, it is. I know not seems. Shakespeare. Hamlet. I, ii. Why is it that...

Gun culture in America: will it ever end?

By Shivaji Sengupta And Tubal Cain was fill'd with pain For the evil he had done... -- Charles Mackay (1880) The reference is to a Scottish poet who visited...

Quad leaders warn China on coercive dominance; India gets shot in the arm

By J.V. Lakshmana Rao The US in general and India in particular have sounded stern warning to China against its growing hegemonic attitude powered both...

Whither America? Biden’s Bold Politics and the Republicans’ Dare

By Shivaji Sengupta According to a New York Times report, Joe Biden's 1.9 trillion dollar law, called the American Rescue Act, designed to bring immediate...

Crossing the Rubicon: Conservative America: 1960-2020

By Shivaji Sengupta Rubicon is a mythological river which if one crossed half way over, there was no returning. The phrase is used to indicate...

Is China merely pressing the pause button?

BY D.C. PATHAK At the end of the ninth round of Corps Commander level talks between India and China on LAC, the two sides announced...