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Republican Party Releases Secret Documents of Hillary Clinton

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Republican Party Releases Secret Documents of Hillary Clinton

The Republican National Committee (RNC) released Thursday the classified non-disclosure agreements signed by several key aides to then-Secretary of State Hillary Clinton. Copies of the Standard Form 312, which requires signatories to certify under potential criminal penalty, that they will not mishandle marked or unmarked classified information, were obtained through a Freedom of Information Act [...]

Wikileaks Releases New Secret Trade Documents

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Wikileaks Releases New Secret Trade Documents

Secret information service provider WikiLeaks has released new secret documents from the Trade in Services Agreement (TiSA) which is being negotiated by the US, EU, and 22 other countries that, according to Wikileaks, account for 2/3rds of the global GDP. This release includes a previously unknown annex to the TiSA core chapter on “State Owned [...]

Congress Booklet Reveals the “Lies” of Modi Government

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Congress Booklet Reveals the “Lies” of Modi Government

The average citizen needs jobs and income. They cannot consume GDP numbers, says Congress. Congress leader Randeep Surjewala and a former minister, P. Chidambaram released a booklet Saturday to highlight the failures of the BJP government headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Titled ‘Two Years of Failed Promises & Lies of Modi Government,’ the 60-page [...]

Congress Highlights Failures of Modi Government

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Congress Highlights Failures of Modi Government

BJP is resorting to lies to create an illusion of credibility: Congress By Rakesh Raman These days, India’s Prime Minister (PM) Narendra Modi is patting on his own back with a rhythmic song – “मेरा देश बदल रहा है…आगे बढ़ रहा है” – that counts the successful schemes of his government during the past two [...]

Education Cannot Wait for Children in Need

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Education Cannot Wait for Children in Need

According to humanitarian organization UNICEF, the world is witnessing the highest level of humanitarian need since the Second World War. For the first time in the 70-year history of the UN, Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has convened the World Humanitarian Summit in Istanbul taking place on May 23 – 24, 2016. He has put forward an [...]

“मेरा देश बदल रहा है…आगे बढ़ रहा है”

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“मेरा देश बदल रहा है…आगे बढ़ रहा है”

“मेरा देश बदल रहा है…आगे बढ़ रहा है” or My country is transforming…and progressing. These are the opening words of the new song that Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) introduced today to celebrate two years of its rule in India. In a couple of minutes, the song tells the story of the Narendra Modi government and [...]

NATO in Warsaw: Steeling the Alliance?

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NATO in Warsaw: Steeling the Alliance?

NATO Deputy Secretary General Alexander Vershbow addressed key issues on NATO’s agenda for the Warsaw Summit at the annual Lennart Meri Conference in Tallinn on Saturday. Ambassador Vershbow took part in a panel discussion entitled “NATO in Warsaw: Steeling the Alliance?,” together with Swedish Defence Minister Peter Hultqvist, Polish Foreign Minister Witold Waszczykowski and Ambassador [...]

Muslims Angry Over Trump’s Use of ‘Pig’s Blood’ Myth

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Muslims Angry Over Trump’s Use of ‘Pig’s Blood’ Myth

The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), a Muslim civil rights and advocacy organization, said Friday that leading GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump’s continued use of a debunked anti-Muslim myth is endangering ordinary American Muslims who are already facing a surge in hate. At a rally in California, Trump repeated the myth about U.S. Gen. John [...]

NATO Getting Ready for the Warsaw Summit

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NATO Getting Ready for the Warsaw Summit

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg welcomed Albanian President Bujar Nishani to NATO Headquarters today to discuss preparations for the Warsaw Summit. The 2016 Warsaw Summit will take place in Warsaw, Poland on July 8 and 9. It will be a meeting of NATO heads of state and heads of government. Speaking at a joint press [...]

Republicans Issue Open Letter on Hillary Clinton Taxes

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Republicans Issue Open Letter on Hillary Clinton Taxes

Republican National Committee (RNC) chairman Reince Priebus sent a letter Monday to Hillary Clinton’s accountant, Rorrie Gregorio, on Tax Day. RNC said the letter is supposed to highlight the hypocrisy of Hillary Clinton’s tax plan. The letter calls on Clinton to put her money where her mouth is and pay the additional taxes her plan [...]

Why Are Muslims Getting Close to Narendra Modi?

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Why Are Muslims Getting Close to Narendra Modi?

Although Muslims are getting close to Narendra Modi, a large section of them has repeatedly demanded – albeit in a timid voice – apology from him for his past mistakes. By Rakesh Raman Despite Narendra Modi’s terrible record in Gujarat where thousands of Muslims were massacred when Modi was the Chief Minister of the state, [...]

U.S. Exploring New Defense Ties in Asia-Pacific Region

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U.S. Exploring New Defense Ties in Asia-Pacific Region

The Asia-Pacific is the “single most consequential region” for America’s future, and the United States is actively working to further strengthen its ties in the region, defense secretary Ash Carter said last week. The United States, which is focusing on its rebalance to the Asia-Pacific, has long played an “essential and pivotal role” in that [...]