Radhika Pai

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Two Weeks in January: America's secret engagement with Khomeini

<b>On 27 January, 1979, Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini - founder of Iran's Islamic Republic, the man who called the United States "the Great Satan" - sent a secret message to Washington.</b><p>From his home in exile outside Paris, the defiant leader of the Iranian revolution effectively offered the Carter …

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How To Meditate (And Get The Most Benefit Out Of It)

Neuroscientists and psychologists keep discovering more health benefits from mindfulness meditation. And luckily, it's a simple practice, that …

David Cameron tells Vladimir Putin relations at crossroads over Ukraine

David Cameron has fired a diplomatic warning shot at Russian president Vladimir Putin, telling him the west’s relations with Russia had reached a crossroads and demanding that he relent by allowing independent observers to monitor events on its Ukrainian border.<p>As other western leaders also …

US top general predicts drawn-out ISIL battle

The United States' top military officer has told American troops on a surprise visit to Baghdad that the momentum in the battle with the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) was "starting to turn", but predicted a drawn-out campaign lasting several years.<p>General Martin Dempsey, chairman of …

Janata Dal 2.0 to take on Modi

The Janata Dal is likely to be resurrected on December 2 or 3 when Janata Parivar parties meet here to announce a merger, sources in these parties …

Government Hits Out at Chidambaram For Saying 'AFSPA is an Obnoxious Law'

<b>New Delhi:</b> Hitting out at former Home Minister P Chidambaram's statement that the Armed Forces (Special Powers) Act is an "obnoxious law", Minister …

Issue of Chinese troops training Pakistan army not discussed in Narendra Modi-Xi Jinping informal meet | Latest News & Updates at Daily News & Analysis

Government on Saturday downplayed reports that Chinese troops were training Pakistan Army personnel right across the India-Pakistan border in Jammu …

Reforms have to be people-driven and insulated from political process: Modi

“There is bound to be resistance to change or reform. But it cannot be done in stealth,” said Modi.<p>Written by | Brisbane |<p>Prime Minister Narendra …

'I Will Be Clean and Transparent As Defence Minster'

<b>Panaji, Goa:</b> Goa Chief Minister Manohar Parrikar, the man tipped to be the next Defence Minister, has assured that if he was indeed given the high …

One dead, four missing after Navy auxiliary vessel sinks off Visakhapatnam harbour

News18.com: CNN-News18 Breaking News India, Latest News Headlines, Live News Updates<p>Read CNN-News18 breaking news, latest news from India and World …