Daily Archives: November 15, 2016

Modi’s regime: Anxiety is rising

The scrapping of high-value notes will be good for PM Modi's mid-term scorecard, say foreign media It was difficult for observers to argue at the start of the month, with...

The Giant Coffee Table Touchscreen Computer

This is the wooden coffee table that incorporates a fully functional Windows 8 computer with a 32" touch screen. With a 178° viewing angle, it is ideal for viewing...

India preparing to upgrade offensive forces

India, the largest country in South Asia, has always been alert about its  own military defense. Although this was one of the architect nations in the neutral alliance during...

The Corleones of Kabul

By Jonah Blank: Foreign observers of Afghanistan tend to think of former President Hamid Karzai’s government as a clan of corrupt thugs, led by a feckless, petulant whiner. In this...

Why India wiped out 86% of its cash overnight

On 8 November, Prime Minister Narendra Modi gave only four hours' notice that virtually all the cash in the world's seventh-largest economy would be effectively worthless. The Indian government likes...

Bangladesh buys two submarines from China

Bangladesh took delivery on Monday of its first submarines, bought from China, as it seeks to boost its naval power in the Bay of Bengal. Bangladesh paid a reported $203...