The trend towards mega-regionals is unstoppable and that’s where savvy nations are headed.
It’s time for a break. EU leaders are indeed heading off for a holiday to refresh, revive and re-energise.
SUDDENLY last week, after weeks of acrimony, arguments and threats, the dark clouds over the European Union appeared...
Solving the Greek problem should of course take priority. But Europeans know that more is at stake.
Life always goes on. After wars, earthquakes, tsunamis and suicide bombings, life goes on.
EUROPE has been slow in its response to China’s ‘One Belt, One Road’ initiative. This may be about to change....
IT has taken one year, but Indian PM Narendra Modi has finally signalled an interest in reviving ties with EU.
Let’s take a sober look at the sad reality of women’s role, status and influence in the 21st century.
The global community has once-in-a-lifetime chance to aim high and set ambitions for a new way of living and working.
At a time when unity is a compelling necessity, many of the EU countries appear to be headed in contradictory directions
The Europeans turned a deaf ear to the Vatican’s appeal. The Asians had little pity for the plight of fellow Muslims.
The nations which have clout in this rapidly-changing 21st century are those that are connected to the rest of the world
Neither the media nor EU policymakers appear to be paying serious attention to Hungary.
The last emperor’s poignant story of pride and betrayal is magnificently told by William Dalrymple.
THE death last week of Singapore’s much acclaimed statesman Lee Kuan Yew has spotlighted world attention on tiny...
Washington and Brussels are like-minded, like-thinking entities which see eye to eye on almost everything.
YOU would think the European Union has its hands full trying to ease the Eurozone crisis and make sure Greece stays...
Finally after years of beating around the bush, global attention is turning to tackling tax evasion.
AS China’s economy slows and Indian growth remains uncertain, global attention has switched to the end-year...
PITY embattled European Union leaders. Not only are they grappling with tough-guy Russian President Vladimir Putin,...