Barack Obama
Opinion  /  Published 17.05.21

Wounded world: Time for a new compact with nature

The human world as we know it is turning on its axis. The scale of human loss and suffering due to Covid-19 may well be the greatest public health challenge since the end of the Second World War. But ...
By Mahesh Rangarajan in

World  /  Published 13.05.21

Israel-Gaza violence challenges Biden’s approach

President Biden took office in January with little interest in pursuing an Israeli-Palestinian peace agreement, for understandable reasons. President Bill Clinton hosted an Israeli-Palestinian summit...
By Michael Crowley in Washington

Opinion  /  Published 15.04.21

What Bidenism owes to Trumpism

The intra-democratic debate about Joe Biden’s presidency, so far, pits a growing camp of Biden enthusiasts who are harking back to liberalism’s golden age — comparing the new preside...
By Ross Douthat in

Opinion  /  Published 13.04.21

Star power: Celebrities and Bengal polls

Prior to becoming the Ukrainian president in 2019, Volodymyr Zelenskiy was a sitcom star with his only political experience being playing a high school history teacher in the 2015 political satire,&nb...
By Atanu Biswas in

World  /  Published 02.04.21

US, Iran to enter indirect talks on returning to Nuclear Deal

Negotiations on how to bring both the United States and Iran back into compliance with the 2015 Iran nuclear deal will take place among all parties in Vienna next week, but there will be no direct tal...
By The New York Times in Brussels


World  /  Published 03.03.21

Call for Cuomo’s ouster intensify

Calls for New York governor Andrew Cuomo’s resignation intensified late on Monday after a third woman accused him of offensive behaviour, saying he had touched her face and back and asked to kis...
By AP in New York

Books  /  Published 12.02.21

A game of smoke and mirrors

Agha navigates this hitherto unexplored reserve of confidential reports to give us a lucid, yet rigorous, account of the tortuous processes that marked the making of the imperial frontier in the North...
By Madhumita Mazumdar in

World  /  Published 07.02.21

No intelligence briefings for Trump

President Biden said on Friday that he would bar his predecessor, Donald J. Trump, from receiving intelligence briefings traditionally given to former Presidents, saying that Trump could not be truste...
By David E. Sanger in Washington

World  /  Published 29.11.20

Contenders jockey for Biden posts

There are leading candidates and dark horses. There are potential roadblocks from progressives and conservatives. And there are competing factions hoping to be part of the next President’s inner...
By Michael D. Shear, Jonathan Martin in Washington

Opinion  /  Published 29.11.20

Right not rabid: Respectable conservatism

In these majoritarian times, some conservative pundits, embarrassed by the feral Right and keen to seem ideologically respectable, have found an all-purpose rhetorical manoeuvre which goes like this. ...
By Mukul Kesavan in


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