Bhutan King Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuk, former Afghan President Hamid Karzai, Nepal foreign minister Pradeep Kumar Gyawali, Bangladesh foreign minister Abul Hassan Mahmood Ali and Sri Lanka’s acting foreign minister Lakshman Kiriella were among several... read more
Since gaining its independence 71 years ago today, India has “set an example for South Asia and the world by supporting democracy, diversity, and the rule of law — values shared by the United States”, Pompeo said. read more
A frame displays pictures of a woman who suffers from Exogenous Ochronosis, a cutaneous disorder due to a long-term application of hydroquinone skin-lightening beauty products, at Rabito Clinic which specialises in skin diseases in Accra, Ghana. Africa is experiencing a massive trend of skin bleaching, particularly in teenagers and young adults. In a continent where regulations are often lax or scorned this phenomenon is also laden with health risks.
The Trump administration’s announcement that India would be given Strategic Trade Authorisation One (STA-1) status is a milestone. But the defence cooperation between the two countries needs to move faster than the expansion of Chinese power on India’s... read more