Gayatri Chandrasekaran
Photo: Pradeep Gaur/Mint<br />

Book Review | Creating a New Medina

4 min read . 09 Jul 2015
The Islamic State faces (or fears) nothing in terms of economic sanctions or international outcry that has a strong influence in case of countries involved in conflicts. Photo: AFP <br />

Who will stop ISIS?

3 min read . 13 Jun 2015
British Prime Minister David Cameron. Photo: AFP <br />

Conservatives of the world unite

3 min read . 13 Jun 2015
The earthquake that rocked Nepal has not only killed thousands of people but has also destroyed much of the infrastructure in the Kathmandu valley—the hub of the country’s income-generating tourism industry. Photo: Reuters <br />

Rebuilding Nepal

3 min read . 19 May 2015
British Prime Minister David Cameron. Photo: AFP <br />

A very British election

3 min read . 06 May 2015
Photo: Pradeep Gaur/Mint <br />

Book Review | Thieves of State

3 min read . 01 May 2015
A file photo of Uruguayan writer Eduardo Galeano. Published in 1971, the book ‘Open Veins of Latin America’ was Galeano’s interpretation of 500 years of Latin American history seen from the lens of Western exploitation and plunder. Photo: Reuters<br />

A climate for conspiracy

3 min read . 22 Apr 2015
People rally against the war in Yemen, in Islamabad on Monday. Photo: Reuters <br />

Middle East: Who is fighting whom?

5 min read . 18 Apr 2015
Maldives police try to move former president Mohamed Nasheed during a scuffle as he arrives at a courthouse in Male on Monday. Photo: AFP<br />

A tough place for democracy

5 min read . 24 Feb 2015
The coming days will show if the US is serious about helping Ukraine militarily or if it is merely resorting to sabre rattling. Photo: Reuters<br />

Hamlet in Munich

5 min read . 11 Feb 2015
Reports and research that focus on the nuclear arms race between India, Pakistan and China, tend to consistently imply that the race is being led or caused by India and not by Pakistan or China. Photo: AFP <br />
A photo of the fishing boat carrying explosives from Pakistan which was intercepted by the Indian Coast Guard and the set on fire by crew members following which it sank. Photo: AP<br />

Questioning India’s Coast Guard

3 min read . 06 Jan 2015
Photo: AP <br />

2014: A year of disasters

3 min read . 31 Dec 2014
Russia’s President Vladimir Putin will be in India on Wednesday for the 15th annual India-Russia Summit. Photo: AFP<br />

Russia and India: three stories

3 min read . 10 Dec 2014
The government on Monday claimed that bringing back the five fishermen from Tamil Nadu, who have been sentenced to death in Sri Lanka, was a very high priority task. Photo: AP <br />

Making Indian diplomacy dynamic

4 min read . 11 Nov 2014