Project Syndicate

Project Syndicate

Does India have a hit list?

The attempted murder of Sikh separatist, Gurpatwant Singh Pannun, a US citizen, in New York City, allegedly at the behest of an Indian government official in New Delhi, has cast a shadow over India’s global image.

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India, Gaza, and the drift from non-alignment

For decades after independence, India’s approach to the world was shaped by its historical experience of colonialism.

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PROJECT SYNDICATE / Fixing global economic governance

Rarely have the shortcomings of world leaders and existing institutional arrangements been so glaringly obvious.

The real dividing line in Israel-Palestine

The choice is not one hardline faction or the other; it is between fundamentalists and all those who still believe in the possibility of peaceful co-existence.

What will follow Hamas’ war?

Israeli clarions are trumpeting vengeance. When they fall silent, introspection will follow.

Freedom without justice

If we believe that things will fall into place by just letting them take their course, we will end up with multiple catastrophes.

Down on the Biden economy

Why do voters give Biden’s economy a lousy 36 percent approval rating?

India’s lunar triumph

Indians are proud of their space program, for good reason.

Inequality and democracy

Should we be surprised that so many people view the growing concentration of wealth with suspicion, or that they believe the system is rigged?

Israel’s moment of reckoning is long overdue

For decades, Israel has tried to manage the conflict, only to be managed by it.

The debt supercycle comes to China

Could the debt woes of Country Garden, the behemoth Chinese real-estate developer now facing billions of dollars in losses, augur the cycle’s next turn?

The real cost of de-dollarisation

The dollar’s uncontested reign is coming to an end, with far-reaching global economic consequences.

Good governance is a bad idea

The good governance agenda has lost its label, but it lives on, and it has become an existential threat.

A way to finance childhood growth

Too poor to affect grain prices in global markets, the chronically hungry are economically invisible.

Governing a post-Western world

The West’s problems are no longer the world’s problems

Winning the fight for women’s land rights

While the world enjoys the fruits of their labour, they often have no say or control over the land they work.

The US and India’s non-aligned alliance

Modi's recent visit to Washington appears to mark a new chapter in the India-US relationship.

Understanding Biden’s big bet on India

The unprecedented lovefest between India and the United States has been striking and, frankly, puzzling.

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