Seema Guha

OPEN TO OPINION

The writer is a freelance journalist.

POLITICS

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Why Mullah Omar's death means little to India

New Delhi is on the back foot in Afghanistan, while the US is relying on Pakistan to bring the Taliban to the dialogue table.

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POLITICS

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Why Rajapaksa as Sri Lankan PM is bad for India

Will the former president's return mean having Chinese naval presence within hair's breadth?

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MONEY

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Who's afraid of BRICS bank?

All eyes will be on the new institution to see if it can actually deliver as competing with the IMF and World Bank would not be a cakewalk.

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POLITICS

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Give Modi and Sharif a chance at peace

It's self-defeating to slam the Ufa meeting as it was a modest step to begin India-Pakistan re-engagement.

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POLITICS

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Why Modi and Sharif must hug and give India-Pakistan a second chance

Knowing the prime minister's talent for out-of-the-box thinking, he may spring a surprise.

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POLITICS

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Why India isn’t turning its back on Palestine just yet

New Delhi’s relations with Tel Aviv may be growing but so is its engagement with the oil-rich Arab world.

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POLITICS

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Why China should not have backed Pakistan on Lakhvi

Beijing had blocked India's attempt at the UN to embarrass Islamabad over the release of the 26/11 Mumbai attack mastermind, but it is not surprising.

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POLITICS

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Was helping Lalit Modi really worth it, Sushma Swaraj?

Has she simply been gullible and acted as she claimed on humanitarian grounds?

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POLITICS

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Why Dhaka-Guwahati bus service could spell disaster for India

Where is the guarantee that when tempers run high, either in Assam or Meghalaya, the bus won’t be stopped by local mobs and passengers attacked?

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