K S Dakshina Murthy

K S Dakshina Murthy


Space is the latest arena of rivalry between the United States and the European Union. And, the issue: a satellite navigation entity that will end the monopoly of the US’ Global Positioning System (GPS).

25 Nov 2003

Oil may have brought untold riches to the Middle East but on its own it is a tenuous and ineffective base for regional development

29 Apr 2003

Despite US protestations to the contrary,  Afghanistan finds itself in the lurch. After promising to hold Kabul’s hand and rebuild the country, Washington appears to have lost its way  

25 Apr 2003

The promotion of opium cultivation in Afghanistan to pay for the liberation war against the former Soviet Union left a devastating legacy.

24 Apr 2003