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Howdy, Modi: What the Indian PM can achieve through Houston speech

India must use Houston as a launch pad for a robust new strategic global role grounded in clear-eyed reality.

POLITICS

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Taliban, Donald Trump, Ashraf Ghani, September 11

18 years after 9/11: Why US troops are still stuck in Afghanistan

The US-Taliban deal is off the table. With elections round the corner, violence is likely to intensify in Afghanistan.

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Imran Khan, Donald Trump, Afghanistan-US, US-Pakistan

The US-India-Pakistan Triangle: How new US-Pakistan relations are going to impact India

Donald Trump has indicated a new warmth to Pakistan. As US-Pakistan ties thaw and Afghanistan simmers, can India take the heat?

POLITICS

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Donald Trump, Hamza bin laden, Osama Bin Laden, Al Qaeda

Hamza bin Laden, Dead and Alive: Has Osama bin Laden’s son actually been killed?

Why the answer to that question changes, depending on who's asking.

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Taliban peace talks, Afghanistan, Imran Khan, Donald Trump

The Uncongenial Zone: Donald Trump shows India the limits of friendship with the US

Henry Kissinger once quipped “it may be dangerous to be America’s enemy, but to be America’s friend is fatal.” India is learning how true that statement rings.

POLITICS

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Narendra Modi, Kashmir intervention, Imran Khan, Donald Trump

Why not the Trump card? US offer to mediate on Kashmir may be what Pakistan and India need

The possible advantages are many, including Pakistan dismantling its militancy infrastructure for Kashmir and reining in hatred taught against India.

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Donald Trump to Boris Johnson: Why you should be scared of the 'man-child in politics' phenomenon

The man-child in politics is full of bragging, insecurity and unreal ambition. The worrying thing is how many people like them, and what this implies for our future.

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Donald Trump, Sonia Gandhi, Shashi Tharoor, Rahul Gandhi

Speak softly, tweet less: A few items Rahul Gandhi should borrow from Sonia's survival kit

Sonia sharpened her attacks on the Atal Bihari Vajpayee govt, while learning to choose her words cautiously. Rahul must learn this too, for his and his party's political survival now.

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Imran Khan Gets Trumped: The Imran Khan-Donald Trump meeting was a desperate job interview, not a state visit

Pakistan is willing to do anything to gain US support. Donald Trump has his eyes on the 2020 election. The meeting, therefore, was hardly equal. It mainly laid out Imran Khan's KRAs.

POLITICS

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Imran Khan, Jawarharlal Nehru, Kashmir, Donald Trump

Smash the Nehruvian Mould: Donald Trump offers India a massive paradigm shift. We should embrace this

There is huge opportunity for India behind Donald Trump's assertion on Kashmir. From trade to tackling terrorism, this could be a game changer for a nation that remains stuck in musty Nehruvianism.