NEW DELHI: Something unthinkable happened on 11th. March. The government of the Netherlands withdrew permission for a plane, carrying Turkish Foreign Minister Melvut Cavusoglu, to land in the country.

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ERDOGAN FALLS OUT OF FAVOUR WITH THE WEST

NIRAJ SRIVASTAVA

NEW DELHI: Something unthinkable happened on 11th. March. The government of the Netherlands withdrew permission for a plane, carrying Turkish Foreign Minister Melvut Cavusoglu, to land in the country.

Cavusoglu wa... Read More

TRUMP'S FOREIGN POLICY: STRAWS IN THE WIND

NIRAJ SRIVASTAVA

NEW DELHI: It is barely seven weeks since Donald Trump became the 45th President of the United States. Perhaps too early to figure out the details of America’s foreign policy during his presidency. However, some broad contou... Read More

TRUMP'S FOREIGN POLICY: STRAWS IN THE WIND

NIRAJ SRIVASTAVA

NEW DELHI: It is barely seven weeks since Donald Trump became the 45th President of the United States. Perhaps too early to figure out the details of America’s foreign policy during his presidency. However, some broad contou... Read More

TRUMP, ISRAEL, AND INDIA: "YOU TOO CAN BE CRITICAL OF YOUR GOVERNMENT"

NIRAJ SRIVASTAVA

NEW DELHI: Speaking at the Writers Guild Awards, held simultaneously in Los Angeles and New York on 19th Feb., the writer, and film director, Oliver Stone had this to say, while accepting the Laurel Award:

“T... Read More

ASSAD'S INTERVIEW EXPOSES WESTERN HYPOCRISY ON SYRIA

NIRAJ SRIVASTAVA

NEW DELHI: Syrian President Bashar Hafez al-Assad gave a detailed interview to Yahoo News last week, on Feb. 9. It was the first interview he gave to a Western channel after Donald Trump became US President on Jan. 20, 2016. It ca... Read More

INDIA'S FOREIGN POLICY OPTIONS 2017-II: HARD BUT NUANCED

NIRAJ SRIVASTAVA

NEW DELHI: Finally, India’s relations with Russia. They have a long history going back to the 1950s, when Russia (then the Soviet Union) played a significant role in India’s economic development and defence.
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INDIA'S FOREIGN POLICY OPTIONS IN 2017: CHINA LOOMS LARGE

NIRAJ SRIVASTAVA

NEW DELHI: The beginning of the new year is probably a good time to take stock of the major developments in Indian foreign policy in 2016 and what needs to be done to safeguard and promote the country’s interests in 2017. Read More

OBAMA ADMINISTERS A PARTING KICK TO NETANYAHU

NIRAJ SRIVASTAVA

NEW DELHI: On December 23 the United Nations Security Council adopted a Resolution condemning Israeli settlement construction on occupied Palestinian territories and demanding that Israel stop doing so.

The Resolu... Read More

RUSSIAN ENVOY PAID FOR 'SULTAN' ERDOGAN'S SYRIA ADVENTURE

NIRAJ SRIVASTAVA

NEW DELHI: The Russian Ambassador to Turkey, Andrei Karlov, was assassinated by a Turkish gunman on Monday, Dec. 20, while he was speaking at a photo exhibition in Ankara called “Russia as seen by Turks.”

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ALEPPO IS LIBERATED

NIRAJ SRIVASTAVA

NEW DELHI: Aleppo has been liberated. The Syrian Army, backed by Russian air power and Hezbollah and Iranian fighters, began the process of taking control of the last remaining Jihadi outposts in the eastern part of the ancient ci... Read More

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