Taliban government wants to have positive ties with India, says Suhail Shaheen | India News

Doha-based Suhail Shaheen has become the face of the Taliban. He heads the militia’s political office and is Afghanistan’s permanent representative (designate) in UN. In an interview with Harinder Baweja, to mark one year of the takeover, it becomes clear the Taliban are in denial over key issues — women in the workforce, education for …

Anshu Jain, pioneering global banker, dies at 59

MUMBAI: Anshu Jain, who made the exhilarating journey from Jaipur to the pinnacle of Europe’s financial giant Deutsche Bank, died in the UK in the early hours of Saturday at the age of 59. Jain, who was last with US investment bank Cantor Fitzgerald as president, was co-chief of Deutsche Bank from 2012 to 2015. …

Amid Dam Collapse Danger In Madhya Pradesh, Villagers Returning Home

Water has to be released from the reservoir only after which the under-construction dam can be repaired. Bhopal: Villagers shifted out to shelter camps due to the danger of a dam bursting in Madhya Pradesh are returning to their homes, even though the risk is far from over. They are worried about their cattle and …

That attack could occur in US indicative of threat to writers, says interviewer Henry Reese

WASHINGTON: The attack on Salman Rushdie, given assailant Hadi Matar’s purported Iranian sympathies, immediately took on geopolitical colours, coming as it did just days after the Biden administration’s justice department charged a member of Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps of trying to orchestrate the assassination of former national security adviser John Bolton. Matar was pinned …