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Opinion: Diplomatic boycott isn’t enough

By Robert Huish, Simon C Darnell In ordering a diplomatic boycott, but not an athletic boycott, of the Beijing Winter Olympics, US President Joe Biden...

Opinion: Success of strategic autonomy

By D Bala Venkatesh Varma Prime Minister Narendra Modi hosted President of the Russian Federation, Vladimir Putin, for the 21st Annual Summit in New Delhi...

Ban all new oil and gas fields

If we are serious about limiting global warming, we should only burn a small fraction of our known fossil fuel reserves

Opinion: An attractive idea but undefined

By Robert Thomson US President Joe Biden’s online ‘Summit for Democracy’ is being heralded by its organisers as the start of democratic renewal. Leaders from...

Opinion: Prevent mass starvation in Afghanistan

By Louise Grogan The lack of food security in Afghanistan may soon become a threat to the stability of many other countries. Without a radical change...

Opinion: Clamping down on big tech

By Renaud Foucart Facebook’s approach to users’ data has just been dealt a major blow from the European court of justice (ECJ). In an answer...

US, China and Taiwan

Mounting tensions put the US in a difficult position but armed conflict between the two superpowers is unlikely

Opinion: Fears of new superpower arms race

By Christoph Bluth According to media reports from Washington, the Biden administration wants to engage China in talks on arms control and non-proliferation. The US...

Opinion: Child rights in Covid times

By Nayakara Veeresha The years 2020 and 2021 will remain as one of the most turbulent times in recent decades. Covid-19 has affected the lives...

Opinion: Why India cannot phase out coal

By Dr Oruganty Prasada Rao In the recently concluded climate change summit COP26, India and China called for phase-down instead of phase-out of coal in...

Opinion: Keep corporates out of private banks

By Seela Subba Rao Recently, former chairman of SBI, Rajnish Kumar, opined that in a country like India, allowing corporate houses to own banks is...

Opinion: Smart strategies for safe cloud

By Vijay Kumar Did you ever ponder why there are so many data breaches these days? Did you also notice why such incidents are significantly...

Opinion: Concerns over caste data in census

By Dr Vakulabharanam Krishna Mohan Rao In the contemporary world, there is increased interest in having scientific, rigorous and accurate data for a good understanding...

Lessons ‘Moby-Dick’ has for warming world

Addressing climate change is about acknowledging interdependence and commonality and accepting responsibility

Opinion: Securing data amidst cybercrimes

By B Yerram Raju Not a day passes without a report on cybercrime. A recent news item reported that Punjab National Bank has compromised customer...
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