Tag: Trump

Trump and new world order

The rising Right and the New World Order

Right wingers are back and this time they have the backing of Trump. Will they beckon the new world order?

/ February 16, 2017

US-Mexico wall: Towards a more isolated politics and economy

Is Trump's wall intended to prevent illegal immigration, drug and human trafficking or to preserve a way of life which is threatened ?

/ February 15, 2017
North Korea's latest nuclear test

North Korea: One-Missile test, three targets

North Korea's major missile test during Japan PM Abe's visit to the United States could be a strong indicator of what is to come next in Asian foreign policy.

/ February 15, 2017
Refugee Ban

Once the great American dream, now a nightmare

Donald Trump's immigration ban holds severe ramifications for the world community at large.

/ February 14, 2017

Will US healthcare pay the price of Trump’s travel ban?

With the immigration status for foreignborn worsening and the need for doctors rising every year, will US be able to keep up?

/ February 11, 2017
Trans Pacific Partnership

How far can the Trans Pacific Partnership go without the USA?

The USA never withstood a chance to continue with the Trans Pacific Partnership, post Obama administration. Does the TPP have a chance without the USA?

/ February 11, 2017
US visa norms and India

India’s response to the proposed H1-B visa policies: One measured step at a time?

First with the travel ban and now with the restrictions on the H1-B visas. It's time for India to rethink its strategies in an overly 'Trumped' world.

/ February 10, 2017

America first, foreigners and aliens not welcome

Can personal choice make one a bad citizen? Has human tribalism 'trumped' rationality?

/ February 8, 2017

Trump’s wall of hate and aggression

What is the price that America and the rest of the world will have to pay for the rhetoric of hate?

/ February 8, 2017

What do Trump’s new policy reforms mean for India?

How can Trump administration's stance on various policies and partnerships affect India?

/ February 7, 2017

The realistic hope of a populist promise – ‘adding jobs’

One of the touchstones to judge Trump's presidency will be the number of jobs created. Despite the discouraging state of U.S. economy, the promise of jobs looks attainable for the...

/ February 6, 2017
Trump's move will affect the IT industry

H-1B reform: A Pandora’s box for America?

While the American workers are welcoming the H-1B reform with open arms, however, the move has far-reaching consequences that make it an imperfect step.

/ February 5, 2017

Confronting Trump’s Great Wall of separation

Under Trump's presidency, will America soon lose its global supremacy? Only time can tell.

/ February 4, 2017
Hafiz Saeed: Pakistan’s ten–million–dollar question

Hafiz Saeed: Pakistan’s ten–million–dollar question

Is Pakistan getting serious about tackling terrorism or is it a ploy to appease the new US Administration?

/ February 3, 2017

The restriction orders that may till our soil

The immigration restrictions imposed by Donald Trump have stirred up controversies regarding various cultural and economic aspects. The optimism is that this might result in greater indigenous development.

/ February 2, 2017
Trump Executive orders

Is America not a free country anymore?

The executive order banning immigration to the U.S. is another proof of the fact that Trump will act on his electoral promises.

/ February 2, 2017
Trump and India

Trump’s victory: Widening India’s window of opportunities?

The converging interests of Donald Trump with India might just prove to be a blessing in disguise for it's populace.

/ February 2, 2017
In Mexico, gas is fueling the flames of revolt

Hike in gas prices in Mexico: Fuel to fire post-US presidential elections

Is this the beginning of a 'Mexican Spring'? Hikes in fuel prices and currency depreciation create discontent in Mexico.

/ February 1, 2017
The European implications of renewed US – Russia relations

The European implications of renewed US – Russia relations

Trump's phone conversation with Putin warrants closer Russia-US ties, however it could shake up Europe's stance on US support altogether.

/ February 1, 2017

The ‘two state’ solution in the time of Trump

The relocation of the US Embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem would automatically imply an inclination to Israel. Whether Trump’s moves are as radical as his views would be confirmed.

/ January 30, 2017

From ‘Obamacare’ to ‘Trump doesn’t care’

Trump is wasting no time in acting on his divisive election rhetoric. What will this mean for the US and global politics?

/ January 27, 2017
Women's march, Washington

Women’s march against Trump: A step closer towards gender equality?

The feminists’ march at Washington touched upon multifarious issues of today. The baton for equity has been raised as a toast.

/ January 26, 2017
Trumping through

Trumping world trade: Tough times ahead?

President Trump has kick-started his tenure in the White House by introducing policies which are "protectionist" in nature. What will be the consequences?

/ January 26, 2017
Make America great again- yard sign

Putting ‘America first’ with Trump’s bilateral trade beliefs

Donald Trump has promised to put domestic producers and jobs first. Condoning this bilateral form of trade can initiate a major shift from the existing trade policies of the U.S.

/ January 24, 2017
Responsible leadership: The road-map to inclusive globalisation

Responsible leadership – the road-map to inclusive globalisation

In the face of stagnating investment and trade, what we really need is responsible and inclusive leadership.

/ January 24, 2017
Barack Obama

What’s next for Obama’s economic legacy? 

What kind of changes to policies and institutions does the Trump team aim to bring to the status quo?

/ January 22, 2017
Trump and Pence

Will Donald Trump walk the talk?

As President, Trump has pledged to reset the White House policies on “America First” basis. But will he deliver?

/ January 20, 2017
Merkel's Leadership

Leadership in the 21st century: From Merkel to Trump

What makes a good leader? Merkel's reign in Germany gives us an answer pertinent to the 21st century leadership.

/ January 19, 2017

How will the US government fund Trump’s trillion dollar infrastructure plan?

One of the agendas, of Donald Trump is his trillion dollar infrastructure plan. But to fulfill this agenda will the US government take the Federal Reserve's aid or stick to...

/ January 14, 2017
Robert Lighthizer

Lighting up Trump’s protectionism

Will Lighthizer prove to be Trump's Protectionist in the Silver Armour?

/ January 12, 2017