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Syria and the Decline of a Superpower

There is debate in the US and the world whether or not a military intervention in Syria is required. I have stated on Twitter after the first videos of the impact of Chemical Weapons were posted on the Internet, that … Continue reading

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The United States Fiscal Cliff

After facing the wrath of the hurricane Sandy, the US is bracing up for another one; though this pertains to the economy, not the weather. Its being termed as the Fiscal Cliff. The US economy is slated to hit the fiscal cliff on January 1, 2013, f… Continue reading

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Helplessness of the Pakistani State and Politics of Imran Khan

I have been reading articles as well as watching chat shows and television interviews speculating on Imran Khan???s stand on the Taliban. I have been tweeting on the subject as well. I am sure all Pakistan watchers have heard/read about the recent s… Continue reading

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Apple, Steve Jobs and the threat of Antitrust Probe

Background : Apple has been growing from strength to strength, with the last quarter financial performance far exceeding expectations. However, success has been accompanied with controversy, with Apple being accused of adopting unfair trade practi… Continue reading

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The US moving in circles in Afghanistan

Just read this GLOBE EDITORIAL – TAKING ON THE TALIBAN (posted by @muladhara on Twitter) about the possible US strategy towards Pakistan for peace in Afghanistan. The editorial starts with a promising bang (the title), then meanders aimlessly with… Continue reading

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