Hindustan Times, London | By Prasun Sonwalkar
PUBLISHED ON MAR 19, 2020 10:40 PM IST
Coronavirus update: Lowering the interest rate was among new plans of the Boris Johnson government to deal with the growing scale of the challenge, including publishing a new bill in the House of Commons to provide more emergency powers to authorities.
Hong Kong | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON OCT 05, 2019 08:25 AM IST
The ban was aimed at quelling nearly four months of unrest but instead sparked widespread clashes and vows of defiance, with a 14-year-old boy reportedly shot and wounded.
By Yamini Aiyar
UPDATED ON AUG 11, 2019 07:20 PM IST
Federalism has been posited as antithetical to development. This bodes ill for democracy
Colombo | By Press Trust of India
UPDATED ON APR 27, 2019 09:48 PM IST
Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe on Friday said the country needs new laws to deal with threats posed by local terror outfits linked to ISIS.
Hindustan Times, Washington | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON JAN 15, 2019 12:12 AM IST
Legal challenges are bound to follow, for one, experts have said. And, two, Republicans have opposed it in principle, with some of them arguing that declaring national emergency to deal with this stalemate could open the door for Democrats to use the instrument to push their agenda, such as climate change