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Nepal Crisis: China, India must reduce trust deficit

Nepal, Constitution, China, India, United States, monarchy, trade, economic aid

Nepal is sandwiched between India and China’s interests

Nepal constitutional crisis has brought China and India face to face. It must reduce trust deficit. Asia's security requires both to cooperate. It could otherwise go the Middle East way. The dream of 21st century belonging to Asia would go up in smoke. 

US, China must avoid a new Cold War

China, United States, Xi Jinping, Barack Obama, One Belt One Road, OBOR

Such bonhomie between world's two biggest powers ought to get real

Chinese president Xi Jinping is in United States for a week-long state visit. This, at a time when the Sino-US relations are at its lowest ebb. Among others, one reason is China’s policy of One Belt, One Road. One of world’s renowned geopolitical experts, Shen Dingli dispels a few notions in this piece.

A financial Pearl Harbour for world economy

China, United States, Stocks, meltdown, Russia, oil, energy, ghost cities

Why is China intent on building ghost cities?

The present currency war is said to be the financial Pearl Harbour.  In a three-article series, NewsBred takes a close look at Chinese, US and Indian financial mayhem. 

Iran has been a victim since 1953

Iran, United States, NPT, Nuclear, terrorists, Saudi Arabia, Israel, Saddam Hussein, Iraq

The roll call leaves United States nowhere to hide

Iran an aggressor or a victim? Truth leaves United States nowhere to hide as Noam Chomsky nails the facts down in an article.

Female Viagra: The rigged truth

Female Viagra, Pharma, FDA, United States, patients, doctors, CROs, India, Medical

Pharma industry is badly rigged. There is nobody you could trust.

“Female Viagra” and its approval by the US Food and Drugs Administration (FDA) has made screaming headlines. Before you hail it, a few facts on the “rigged” pharma industry deserve your attention.

Indo-Israel ties: What happened in 1992?

Israel, US, Narendra Modi, Palestinians, Gaza, United Nations, United States, Nehru, Defence, Military

The map clearly shows the majority of Muslim world alienated from Israel. Courtesy: Wikipedia

India had no diplomatic relations with Israel till 1992. Since then it’s a tale of long-lost lovers. A bird's view from the vantage position of 1992, either side.