ON THE WEB, 21 April 2019
A series of eight devastating bomb blasts ripped through high-end hotels and churches holding Easter services in Sri Lanka on Sunday, killing nearly 210 people, including many foreigners.
MOSCOW, Russia, 18 April 2019
North Korean leader Kim Jong Un will visit Russia later this month, the Kremlin said Thursday, in a meeting that offers President Vladimir Putin an opportunity to emerge as a broker.
China at the crossroads
By NS Venkataraman
China is realizing that economic and trade power has its limits, like Hitler realised that military power has its limits. If China will not alter its aims, it will pay a price before long.
From Robyn Brentano, New York, US: It is sad to see an article like this because the author's evaluation of Trump's actions lacks nuance, a reliance on facts, and is very trapped in the moment. Read more ...