In any constitutional republic, a leader rules both by the popular will and within the confines of the law. Prime Minister Modi cannot use his grip of the former as an excuse to trample upon the latter.
Despite their prosperity, why have countries like South Korea and Japan accepted very few refugees?
On September 29, 2016, Filipino President Rodrigo Duterte compared himself to Adolf Hitler when discussing his administration’s crackdown on drug dealers and drug abusers. During a speech he said, “Hitler massacred 3 million Jews … there’s 3 million drug addicts. There are. I’d be happy to slaughter them.” His remarks were immediately condemned by many […]
Myanmar’s history of distrust makes forging peace a tall task.
Taiwan has traded in the Chinese narrative of national humiliation for a unique identity of its own.
The Panama Papers have exposed global connections of wealth and power that will not be easily forgotten by the world’s citizenry
China’s plan to invigorate the deserts of Central Asia with capital from the East poses some risks but could largely benefit the region