Wednesday, 25 May, 2022

Abhishek Mishra


On Camera


A roadside money changer handles bundles of Pakistani rupee banknotes at a currency exchange market in Pakistan. | Photographer: Asim Hafeez | Bloomberg

Balakot, economic crisis, IMF deal batter Pakistan rupee as it falls 16% to 160/$ since Feb

Pakistan rupee depreciated by 50% in Dec 2017-July 2019. With forex reserves left for one-and-a-half months of imports, Pakistan faces balance of payments crisis.


Nirmala Sitharaman being sworn in as defence minister by President Ram Nath Kovind

The biggest challenges Nirmala Sitharaman will face as India’s new Defence Minister

Sitharaman, who is only the second woman defence minister in India's history, is expected to work closely with the Finance Minister to take key industry-related decisions

Mandir or Masjid? New surveys not needed, just acceptance of truth & move towards reconciliation

That temples were destroyed and mosques built is undisputed history. The past can’t be changed, but we can’t deny the wrongs of the past either before we consider reconciliation.