Are women and men affected differently by the Covid-19 crisis?
Saudi-led adventure in Yemen has killed 112,000 including 12,000 civilians.
The pandemic may well lock the US and China into a vicious cycle of escalation, leading directly to full-blown conflict.
With America absent and China’s credibility dented, there is an urgent need for someone to assume global leadership.
Previous crises never saw a simultaneous global collapse of both demand and supply, and this time there is little certainty of how long the sudden stop would persist.
How leaders of the world’s two largest economies failed in the first round of the Covid-19 crisis.
Beijing has shifted its propaganda machine into high gear. Its goal: change the narrative of the Covid-19 crisis.
The camel in the room is oil.
An immunity test could tell who doesn’t need to be taken out of economic circulation.
Good data on Covid-19 is a precious resource, and it needs to be much less scarce because it could mean life and death.
The world's response to the Covid-19 crisis could have been far better than it has been.
One shudders to think what might happen if the anti-CPC sentiments go on for a few months.
With the West and the Arab world largely welcoming Trump's deal, Palestinians face a stark choice: submit or struggle.
The Trump administration is so blatantly in Israel’s camp that it has effectively forfeited America’s traditional role as honest broker.
A tight control on information has deprived Chinese of their right to know what is happening in their communities, and within their own bodies.
China uses its immense economic power and international clout to undermine human rights protections at the global level.
Chinese censors had worked diligently to remove public references to the outbreak, reflecting the communist party's SOP: secrecy and suppression.
In the age of the internet, reduction in conventional sales owing to the virus will likely be offset by an increase in online purchases.
As long as both the US and Iran remain prisoners of their respective histories, regional stability will be at risk.
BJP’s campaign against higher education comes straight out of the authoritarian playbook used by many governments.
The US could well find itself with no alternative but to devote more military resources to the Middle East
Religious landmarks in occupied Palestine attract increasing numbers of religious tourists from all over the world each year.
If China continues to suppress intra-governmental conflict, the collapse of the 'one country, two systems' model will be only a matter of time.
Responding militarily to Iranian actions could lead to just the sort of conflict Trump does not want in the run-up to the 2020 US presidential election.