India against its liar-in-chief

Rajiv Kumar

Rajiv Kumar is a professor at the University of Heidelberg. He served on the faculty of Kashmir University from 1984-1990. He can be reached at rajivk100@hotmail.com.
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The past months in Indian politics have proved to be an eon; suddenly the all-conquering and all-powerful Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been reduced to his pitiable caricature. The tidal wave against him was accurately captured by a headline in the Asia Times, “Indians rise up against their liar-in-chief”. Only last May, Modi had […]

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LIBYA: COAST GUARD STOP, DETAIN 113 MIGRANTS FLEEING WAR

Libya’s coast guard have stopped and detained 113 migrants trying to flee the ongoing war. The migrants were trying to reach Italy following a lull in fighting between rival forces in Tripoli. The UN’s migration agency confirmed that coast guard stopped and detained three boats of migrants fleeing to Italy. Officials said the detained migrants […]

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KHALEDA ZIA REFUSED TO BE TREATED AT BSMMU

Imprisoned BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia yesterday once again refused to be treated at Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University (BSMMU). “It is not like that she has no confidence in BSMMU doctors, but the matter is that due course of treatment was not followed while she was treated there beforehand,” said Khaleda’s personal physician Prof AZM […]

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WE CAN’T TAKE MORE MYANMAR REFUGEES: BANGLADESH TELLS UN

Bangladesh has told the United Nations’ Security Council that it cannot take any more refugees from Myanmar. Foreign Secretary Shahidul Haque, speaking at a Security Council meeting, accused Myanmar of making “hollow promises” during talks on the return of more than seven hundred thousand Rohingya. Please follow and like us:

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