Tuesday, November 10, 2015
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and U.S. President Barack Obama meet Monday to put aside their rocky personal relationship and move past the Iran nuclear deal with multi-billon-U.S.-dollar talks on defense.
EU leaders will push their wary African counterparts to help tackle the migration crisis at a summit in Malta this week, offering them billions of euros in aid in exchange for cooperation.
Apart from rogue hackers, criminal organizations or even state-backed cyberwarfare units, Japan's businesses and government agencies are facing a unique cybersecurity foe: themselves.
Monday, November 9, 2015
The Parthians were an ancient Iranian people. Parthian archers mounted on light horse, while retreating at a full gallop, would turn their bodies back to shoot at the pursuing enemy.
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No matter what caused the fatal crash of a Russian airliner in Egypt, the answer will almost certainly hit Russia hard -- but not President Vladimir Putin.
Following the Obama administration's rejection of the Keystone XL pipeline, the oil industry faces the tricky task of making sure the crude oil targeted for the pipeline still gets where it needs to go.
After months without a breakthrough, David Cameron will finally give more details on Tuesday of what reforms he wants for the UK to stay in the European Union before a looming referendum.
Sunday, November 8, 2015
Two years ago, a woman student in her junior year in my department disappeared.
Just as Indian Congress party chief Sonia Gandhi and her son Rahul haven't understood how the opening up of the economy has changed attitudes towards feudalism, the ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), too, has been largely ignorant of the social realities of an economically transformed country although it is now slowly shedding its blinkers.
It's about returning democracy to a nation held hostage to more than a half-century of military rule. It's about hope for a better life for millions of desperately poor people. It's about being fully embraced by the international community.