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What you need to know about the Indian Government’s ‘anti-terror’ plan

India has signed a $20 billion deal with Saudi Arabia for its “anti-terrorism” program, including funding for counterterrorism operations, and announced plans to build a “smart city” near Riyadh.But it also announced plans for a new $100 billion mega-project, the National Highways Development Authority (NHDA), to build and extend the country’s “smart highway” network.The project

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What is the deal with the BCCI?

The BCCI’s top brass have been trying to convince the government to give it a go for months.This week the government, in the face of growing pressure from various stakeholders, announced a $1 billion concessional loan to the organisation, a step it hopes will make it an economic engine in the state.The government’s announcement came

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What’s the worst case scenario for the Philippines after typhoon?

In the days after the typhoon, residents of Tacloban are wondering whether the city’s evacuation order is a sign of progress or the start of another nightmare.The city has already lost more than 3,000 people and many have been forced to flee into the countryside, where the death toll is still climbing.And if the typhoons