Reconvening of the India-US Trade Policy Forum after four years and agreement to revitalise trade ties is a step forward. The Trump administration’s volatility had ruffled this and both sides have irritants to resolve. It’s time India-US economic ties caught up with the bonhomie of the rest of the relationship.
It’s a sorry state of affairs that ex-Mumbai top cop has to seek court protection to join probe
A bizarre drama is being enacted with former Mumbai Police commissioner Param Bir Singh claiming victimisation and the country’s top court has to provide him protection from arrest for joining the probe. It’s a sorry state of affairs if a former top cop is afraid of his own police force.
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