Seema Guha

OPEN TO OPINION

English   |   Bangla

The writer is a freelance journalist.

POLITICS

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Summit cancelled but Donald Trump and Kim Jong-un may still spring a surprise

For countries like India, already hit by rising oil prices after the US walked out of the Iran N-deal, tension in the Korean Peninsula will makes matters worse.

POLITICS

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VK Singh's surprise visit to North Korea was badly timed

New Delhi's efforts may go in vain as Pyongyang has threatened to cancel the June 12 summit between Kim Jong-un and Donald Trump.

POLITICS

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Why end of Iran nuclear deal puts India in a spot of bother

New Delhi will try its best to maintain its current ties with Tehran without offending the US.

VARIETY

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Why abduction of 7 Indians in Afghanistan could be a fallout of Modi-Xi Wuhan meet

For many in Pakistan's deep state, coming together of India and China is not welcome and needs to be stopped.

POLITICS

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Why Modi's April visit to China is crucial and comes as a relief

If the meeting between Modi and Xi Jinping goes well, it can expedite the final settlement of the boundary dispute between New Delhi and Beijing.

POLITICS

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Why Nepal wants foreign powers to stay away from its domestic affairs

India is all set to host Nepal's Prime Minister KP Oli on his first visit abroad after assuming office for a second time.

POLITICS

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Why Indians are obsessed with Kim Jong-un

Hindi television channels, knowing people’s fascination for strong leaders, are dishing out exactly what will catch audience attention.

POLITICS

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Why India-France defence agreements are crucial for countering China

New Delhi needs ties with important powers to ensure the safety of its sea lanes.