Why General Qassem Soleimani mattered

Recently, Iran’s top security and intelligence commander, Major General Qassem Soleimani, was killed in a US drone attack in Baghdad. Why is the killing causing concern in the Middle East and beyond? What exactly happened in Baghdad on Friday morning? Gen Soleimani was killed in an airstrike, for which the US later claimed responsibility. The

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Donald Trump impeached. What next?

Donald Trump became the third President in American history to be impeached on Wednesday night with a majority of Representatives voting in favour of the two articles of impeachment drawn up by House Democrats. The articles, essentially the charges against the President, accuse him of abuse of power and obstruction of Congress, both related to

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Portugal sets up Gandhi prize

Portuguese Prime Minister Antonio Costa announced the setting up of a Gandhi Citizenship Education Prize while attending the second meeting of the National Committee for the Commemoration Mahatma Gandhi’s 150th Birth Anniversary chaired by President Ram Nath Kovind at the Rashtrapati Bhavan. Purpose of setting award The only foreign Prime Minister to be a part

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