Tag Archives: Totalitarianism

  • NS Venkataraman Let not the world underestimate China’s expansionist greed

    There is no greater proof needed about China’s expansionist greed and unscrupulous methods than its aggressive occupation of Tibet, claims in India, suppression in Hong Kong, threats to Taiwan, and claims in the South China Sea. ...

  • NS Venkataraman QUAD should accord recognition to Taiwan

    The Foreign Ministers of Japan, Australia, USA, and India have now met at Japan under the banner of the Quadrilateral Security Dialogue (QUAD) to discuss the future strategies and plans to ensure security in the Asia-Pacific Region. ...

  • Tibetans forced to display portraits of Chinese leaders

    Chinese authorities are forcing Tibetans to display portraits of Chinese leaders at their homes, replacing portraits of the Dalai Lama. Authorities are then inspecting each household. ...

  • NS Venkataraman Will China face Hong Kong-type protest in Pakistan?

    In the coming decade, the real challenge for China’s totalitarian methods, expansionist plans, and aggressive postures will be in Pakistan. ...

  • NS Venkataraman Chinese people paying high price for China’s “big leap forward”

    History has repeatedly shown that economic growth by itself will not promote happiness if it is not accompanied by liberty and freedom for citizens. ...

  • Liverpool Football Club drops controversial deal with Tibet Water

    Liverpool Football Club has caved in to pressure after a worldwide campaign by Tibet supporters, failing to renew its sponsorship deal with China company Tibet Water Resources Ltd. ...

  • Xi says China must lead way in reform of global governance

    China must lead the way in reforming global governance, the foreign ministry on Saturday cited President Xi Jinping as saying, as Beijing looks to increase its world influence. ...

  • US shows new de facto embassy in Taiwan amid China tensions

    The United States unveiled a new representative office in Taiwan’s capital on Tuesday, a de-facto embassy that underscores Washington’s strategic ties with the democratic, self-ruled island. ...

  • Historic Trump-Kim summit ends with promise, light on substance

    US President Donald Trump said North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un pledged at a historic summit to move toward complete denuclearisation, while the United States promised security guarantees. ...

  • Trump, Kim share historic handshake

    The pair -- Kim in his thirties and consolidating his dictatorship, Trump in his seventies and struggling to bend Washington to his impetuous will -- are unlikely protagonists. ...