Anirudh G. Iyengar

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How Nitish the Politician Outsmarted Lalu the Father

Whether Nitish Kumar was merely trying to alter the terms of his alliance with Lalu Prasad’s Rashtriya Janata Dal or actually preparing the ground …

Wake up, Rahul Gandhi. Ram Nath Kovind is president of India

OPEN TO OPINION<p><b>English</b> | Bangla<p>Surely, your job is not to provide just comic relief to a nation.<p>HUMOUR<p>| 5-minute read | 20-07-2017<p>SS Dhawan<p>Total …

Trump says he wouldn't have picked Sessions if he knew he'd recuse himself

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> President Donald Trump said in an interview published Wednesday that he would not have chosen Jeff Sessions to be his attorney general had he known Sessions would recuse himself over matters related to the 2016 presidential campaign.<p>Trump's remarks, in a 50-minute interview with …

Trump Is Showing The World What A Weak American Presidency Looks Like

More than just the health care collapse, Donald Trump has so far failed to bring the “Art of the Deal” to the White House.

There is more evidence Russia interfered in the election. Fewer Trump supporters believe it.

Trump supporters won’t believe what the Trumps already admitted.<p>The evidence that Russia interfered in the 2016 presidential election has only grown since Donald Trump took office. Yet a whopping <i>72 percent</i> of Trump voters believe the whole story is “fake news.” A mere 14 percent believe there’s …

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One-China policy

The "<b>One China policy</b>" is the principle that insists both the Taiwan area and mainland China are inalienable parts of a single "China".[1] A modified …

Donald Trump has done the impossible: Reversed India's decades-old preference for US-based grooms

The attack on two Indian engineers in Kansas last week, in which one was killed, is likely to accelerate this trend.<p>Donald Trump’s election as the …

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G20 Summit: PM Modi, Chinese Prez Xi Jinping chat in Germany amid border row

Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President Xi Jinping discussed a “range of issues” during an informal gathering of BRICS leaders on the margins of …

Why China is not going to soften its stance towards India

OPEN TO OPINION<p>'Even US would have to think twice before it messes with China... What makes India so confident...? Sometimes India behaves like a …

The G20 Is Obsolete

Trump's rejection of internationalism shouldn't distract from that reality.<p>The optics at the G20 summit in Hamburg were striking. On the one side, the United States. On the other, 18 nations and the European Union. While the dividing issue was climate change, for many, this symbolized something …

The Trump administration isn’t a farce. It’s a tragedy.

Like Watergate, this is an era of low comedy and high fear.<p>This must be what it was like to live through Watergate.<p>The disorientation, the confusion, the half-truth, the shock, the dark humor. I think of something Elizabeth Drew, the author of one of my favorite books on the era, wrote — “Watergate …

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Modi’s Strongman Economics

Prime Minister Narendra Modi of India has strong views on economics. Speaking to a big crowd of tycoons, investors and journalists in New Delhi, Mr. Modi once admitted that he is “not a big economist.” Yet he promptly set out an economic vision for India to be a global manufacturing power. …

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The helium shutoff -- a side effect of the Qatar confrontation

<b>(CNN) —</b> The recent diplomatic dustup between Qatar and many other Gulf nations caused some nervousness for some of the world's most cutting edge scientists.<p>Among recalled ambassadors, closed borders and massive disruptions on travel and shipping, the diplomatic crisis highlighted the world's …

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Nations take a step away from the threat of nuclear annihilation

<b>(CNN) —</b> A majority of the world's nations have just joined together to call for the elimination of all nuclear weapons. We should listen.<p>The United States government opposed the historic UN vote for a new treaty to prohibit nuclear weapons, but that was a knee-jerk response, grounded in last …

Delete yourself from the internet with this website

If endless cyber attack scare stories, viral fake news articles, online abuse and the election of Donald Trump have given yourself the resolve to walk away from the internet, you're in luck.<p>Developers in Sweden have created a website that can help you delete your online presence with just a few …

Travel: Explore India s Grand Canyon

If you like to travel off the beaten path, but a weekend is all you have, this is your fix of history, geology and nature rolled into one trip …

17 Crafty Ways To Update Your Bedroom With DIY Projects

Over the years we gathered all sorts of interesting and inspiring ideas regarding the interior design and décor of specific parts of the house. Today …

Google's AI just created its own universal 'language'

Google has previously taught its artificial intelligence to play games, and it's even capable of creating its own encryption. Now, its language …

6 Highly Effective Ways to Defuse an Argument Before It Happens

Here's how to have a peaceful Thanksgiving. At last.<p>Thanksgiving is the time when family and friends gather to share a meal. It's our time to express gratitude for the blessings we've experienced in the past year. But all of that can get derailed by arguments at the dinner table. And this …

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Trump changed everything. Now everything counts | Barbara Kingsolver

Millions of Americans are starting to grasp that we can’t politely stand by watching lives and liberties get slashed beyond repair. What are you going to do?<p>If you’re among the majority of American voters who just voted against the party soon to control all three branches of our government, you’ve …

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19 Dating Stories That Are So Cute, You'll Be Sobbing For Days

These dates certainly beat a happy meal at McDonald's.<p>"For our first date, my boyfriend (who's a pilot) asked me to meet him and gave me an address. I arrived, and it was a small airport. He flew us on a four-seater plane for 20 minutes to Provincetown, with his Frenchie, Batwing. When we landed we …

These yoga poses could help heal your acne (yes, really)

When a yoga instructor asks you to set an intention for your practice, do you ever think: “To get rid of this huge pimple on my face”?<p>I’m not going …

'I am sacrificing my life to trigger concern about plastic in India'

Environmentalist Jawahar Kumaran killed himself and left a video protesting about ‘toxic plastic’<p>In late October, the streets of the temple town of Thanjavur were abuzz with Diwali festivities, the skies glittering with fireworks. One home, however, was cloaked in darkness.<p>“We aren’t celebrating …

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Six houses designed as playgrounds for cats

Any cat owner knows their pet is the true ruler of the household. That's particularly so in these six homes with feline-friendly features – including …

India's Most Remote Villages Are Getting Better Healthcare With This Cloud-Based Solution

In India, public health care is free, yet years of under-investment in public health means that facilities are also grossly understaffed and under-equipped. The country also has a massive resource gap of over 4 million health workers and, to compound problems, nearly 60% of existing health workers …

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The top Android security apps to keep your phone and tablet safe

Android has had some exciting new additions to its device line-up this year. From Google's new Pixel phones to Kodak's first move into the smartphone …

Build your own tiny house with Bunk Box plans

The Bunk Box is based on a 16 ft (4.8 m)-long double-axle trailer. There's 125 sq ft (11.61 sq m) of floorspace on the ground floor and another 72 sq …

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NDTV India ban order is a much needed move

The Information and Broadcasting Ministry's order directing that the Hindi television channel NDTV India be taken off the air for 24 hours commencing …

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