Donald Trump

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SCI-TECH

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Militarisation, Mike pence, Donald Trump, Space force

Space Farce? All you need to know about America's newly proposed military wing

Militarisation in space. Is it going to turn into the Wild Wild West?

POLITICS

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Diplomacy, Putin, Donald Trump, Us-russia

Why India feels the heat of US-Russia diplomatic tensions

The core of the problem is the extra-territorial application of US laws.

POLITICS

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NRC, Assam, Muslims, Minorities

Why the new identity politics of nationalism hates the outsider

At one time, the country had the folklore, the myths, of coping with the outsider. Our culture was open and plural, but today he is seen as a threat.

POLITICS

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Narendra Modi, India-US Ties, Donald Trump, Republic day parade

India's Trump Card: Why inviting the US President to Republic Day is a good idea

This is simply a move to smooth India-US relations. And no, it has nothing to do with India's 2019 Lok Sabha polls.

POLITICS

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Donald Trump, Xi Jinping, Growth, Economy

How China's tightened control over think tanks is impacting its foreign affairs

The Party’s new policies have discouraged policy advisers from having in-depth discussions with their US counterparts.

POLITICS

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Sanctions, Pakistan, Iran, Foreign policy

How Donald Trump is compounding India’s foreign-policy challenges

By making New Delhi a key target of the extraterritorial effects of its sanctions on Iran and Russia, Washington is injecting new irritants in India-US ties.

POLITICS

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POLITICS

 |  The Bigger Picture  |  4-minute read
Donald Trump, India China border dispute, Narendra Modi, Global India

Why attending BRICS 2018 was so significant for PM Narendra Modi

For Narendra Modi, going into elections next year, the focus has been to put across India as a major global economy.

POLITICS

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United States, Russia, Vladimir Putin, Donald Trump

Why America’s current Russophobia defies reasoning

Trump has consistently favoured a dialogue with Moscow, while the US Congress maintains its anti-Russian sentiments.

POLITICS

 |  Musings from afar  |  5-minute read
USA, Vladimir Putin, Russia, Diplomacy

The tragedy of being Donald Trump

The American president's shambolic approach to diplomacy has made sure that he has compounded problems for the US.