Mark Sofer is Israel’s Ambassador to New Delhi. He has been articulately defending his country’s engagement with the Hamas in Gaza, which has so far killed more than a thousand Palestinians. But Sofer is hopeful of peace and a resolution of the problem in the new future. In a conversation with Renu Malhotra, he makes his point forcefully.
Israel’s argument that it is pounding Gaza in self defence could not sound more hollow in the face of thousands being killed and wounded. Yet the US is resorting to only lies
Life and hope seems to be suddenly infused into the Kashmir valley with large number of people turning up to vote despite a boycott call by the separatists. Will the young Omar Abdullah be able to stand up to the expectations of the people vested in him and carry the Valley forward.
Israel’s pounding of Gaza continues unabated. Ignoring UN call for a ceasefire, Israel is moving more troops for a final assault. Is the world sleeping?
The Kochi Smartcity is the latest among a host of development projects that have not kicked off in Kerala because of petty politics.
As riot after riot is engineered in Madhya Pradesh, it seems that the communal cauldron is kept boiling only to garner votes for the two mainstream parties