Day: 4 September 2020

Dilemma in Troubled Congress Family

By Tukoji R Pandit New Delhi, Sept 1, 2020 (Syndicate Features) What next for the Congress after the much publicized seven hour ‘stormy’ meeting of the Congress working committee held under the shadow of a letter signed by 23 ‘dissenters’—all…

Growing China-Pak- Nepal closeness

The Galwan valley stand-off between China and India since early May was not an incident in isolation. Its timing has been significant as around this time there has been spurt in Pakistan sponsored militant activities in Kashmir. Also, in June,…

Pakistan’s New Global Alignments

By Ashok Handoo New Delhi, Sept 3, 2020 (Syndicate Features): Pakistan’s Foreign minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi’s latest rumblings have evoked huge controversy at home and abroad. His unusually harsh language against the country’s long-term patron, Saudi Arabia, has made Qureshi…

Film Stars and Indian Political Narrative

By Allabaksh New Delhi (Syndicate Features): The extensive media (both print and electronic) coverage of ‘suicide’ by a Bollywood star in Mumbai and the storm in TV studios over a meeting between the First Lady of Turkey and a veteran…

Facebook at Cross Roads: by Allabaksh & Atul Cowshish

It is not India alone where the social media giant, Facebook, has been accused of right-wing bias that facilitates its business expansion plans in the country; similar accusations have been made in some other countries, including the USA. This raises…