International, Security

Eight Major Terror Attacks in Afghanistan in 2017

Recent terror attacks in Afghanistan JUNE 6, 2017: A bomb outside a mosque in the Afghan city of Herat killed at least seven JUNE 6, 2017: A rocket landed inside Indian Ambassador’s residence in Kabul JUNE 3, 2017: 7 dead, dozens hurt after blasts rocked a Kabul funeral MAY 31, 2017: Death toll jumped to


Commentry, Politics

Electoral Hacking: Creating ‘Despots’

Rise of the ideological ‘Right’ has been a discernible phenomenon world over. The rise and popularity  of ideologically conservative and nationalist figures such as Donald Trump in America, Nigel Farage in Britain, Marine Le Pen in France or Narendra Modi in India are all cases in point. The nationalist ideology that underlies the success of