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Chinese ‘Spy’ Balloon Spooks US; China Warns Of “Necessary Response” after the US shoots down the Balloon!
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Chinese ‘Spy’ Balloon Spooks US; China Warns Of “Necessary Response” after the US shoots down the Balloon!

An interesting event unfolded between the USA and China on Friday as a suspected Chinese surveillance balloon was spotted drifting over the northern U.S. skies. While the floating object’s current flight path is headed towards “a number of sensitive sites,” Pentagon spokesman Brig. Gen. Patrick Ryder said the balloon does not present a significant risk […]

Russia-Ukraine War – Zelensky’s visit to the US, Latest Developments and Possibility of Peace
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Russia-Ukraine War – Zelensky’s visit to the US, Latest Developments and Possibility of Peace

With the Russia-Ukraine war reaching the year mark, the article analyses its present status, latest developments, and possible outcomes in 2023. The 24th of February 2022 was the most unstable day for Europe and the world after World War II, as Russia began its ‘special operation’ in Ukraine. 2022 as a whole saw various developments, […]

Social Media: How ‘free’ is it?
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Social Media: How ‘free’ is it?

The over-extensive use of social media and technology in global politics today highlights the delicate balance between ethical, just and unbiased reporting. The infamous Twitter Files revealed how the micro-blogging platform concealed the scandal during the 2020 presidential election in the US. India has also gotten into troubled waters with social media giants (especially Meta and Twitter) […]

The USA’s volte-face on Venezuela – Advantage Venezuela or a pawn to tide over the oil crisis? 
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The USA’s volte-face on Venezuela – Advantage Venezuela or a pawn to tide over the oil crisis? 

With the US resuming its oil operations in Venezuela, this article aims to understand the reasons, aftermath, and geopolitics of the US easing sanctions on Venezuelan Oil. Venezuela, a country situated in the northern part of Latin America on the shades of the Andes and which holds the world’s largest reserves of oil, is known for its […]

Foreign Workers on US Bases Subjected to Abusive employment practices: ICIJ Investigation
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Foreign Workers on US Bases Subjected to Abusive employment practices: ICIJ Investigation

Foreign workers for defense contractors on at least four U.S. military bases in the Persian Gulf are trapped in their jobs by abusive employment practices that they say prevent them from returning home or even looking for better work in the region, more than 30 current and former workers said in interviews with the International […]

Analyzing the USA’s New National Security Strategy
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Analyzing the USA’s New National Security Strategy

The New National Security Strategy underlines that America’s preeminence as a global power has to be maintained at all costs Perhaps for the first time, the threat of china has been quite explicitly mentioned in the policy of the Biden Administration which in a way has displaced Russia. The strategy document talks about the concept […]

The Omnipotent force behind USA’s National Security and Foreign Policy – American Military Industrial Complex (AMIC)
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The Omnipotent force behind USA’s National Security and Foreign Policy – American Military Industrial Complex (AMIC)

The American Military Industrial Complex (AMIC) is a perceived informal alliance between a portion of the nation’s scientific and technological community, its defence establishment and certain sectors of the country’s military base. In 2021 the defence Budget of the US has gone up to $778 Billion, which means the United States spends more on defence […]

Pandemic Profiteering – How large Pharma, Food and Oil Giants used COVID-19 to gouge consumers
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Pandemic Profiteering – How large Pharma, Food and Oil Giants used COVID-19 to gouge consumers

Data Analysis shows U.S. corporations in the Pharma, food and energy sectors are pushing higher costs onto consumers while earning huge profits. As these companies rake in ever-increasing revenues at the cost of consumers, they are also handing their executives massive pay packages. An analysis by the Food & Water Watch group showed that overall […]

Climate change: Are top companies failing to meet their emission targets
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Climate change: Are top companies failing to meet their emission targets

Many of the world’s biggest companies are failing to meet their targets on tackling climate change, according to a study of 25 corporations. They also routinely exaggerate or misreport their progress, the New Climate Institute report says. Google, Amazon, Ikea, Apple, and Nestle are among those failing to change quickly enough, the study alleges. Corporations are […]