Best country in the world to live? Still Norway

By Karla Cripps When it comes to health and prosperity, there’s no topping Norway. For the 12th year in a row, the land of lefse and lutefisk has earned the … Read More

Russian airstrikes restore Syrian military balance of power

Airstrikes keep Assad afloat, help push diplomacy. Weeks of Russian airstrikes in Syria appear to have restored enough momentum to the government side to convince President Bashar Assad’s foes and … Read More

Indian Minority rights, criminal justice and UN system — an assessment

By Kadayam Subramanian      Global focus on the challenge of improving criminal justice performance vis-a-vis minority communities, discussed at a recent UN conference in Geneva (November 23-25) has come … Read More

Thank You for Being a Friend – Pakistan and China’s Almost Alliance

 By Jonah Blank “Sweeter than the sweetest honey in this world, deeper than the deepest sea in the world [1] . . . ,” the suitor crooned, “higher than the … Read More