The Economist

How to damage India’s reputation

THIS is an international conspiracy to defame India,” raged one minister in parliament last week, upset by a foreign film about a rape in Delhi.

Mar 17 2015

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Everywhere in (supply) chains

THE time that I went into the camp and I looked, I was shocked. Where all my expectations and my happiness all got destroyed,

Mar 17 2015

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Made in China?

BY MAKING things and selling them to foreigners, China has transformed itself—and the world economy with it.

Mar 17 2015

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The whole family of man

HISTORIANS of the American civil war find themselves in the same unenviable position as Shakespeare scholars:

Jan 27 2015

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First—and last—do no harm

THE march in Paris after the massacre at Charlie Hebdo was supposed to display international solidarity over the right of free expression.

Jan 27 2015

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Dodging peril

ONE foreign-policy issue on which, in theory, China and the West stand shoulder-to-shoulder is the fight against jihadist terrorism.

Jan 27 2015

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India and the United States: Charming, disarming

WHEN India’s first prime minister, Jawaharlal Nehru, visited America in 1949 he spent weeks crossing the country,

Oct 07 2014

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Wealth without workers, workers without wealth

TECHNOLOGICAL revolutions are best appreciated from a distance.

Oct 07 2014

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No exit

IT IS a challenge unlike anything Chinese leaders have seen since Tiananmen Square in 1989;

Oct 07 2014

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Early days: Indian politics

THREE months after storming into office with the promise of good times for India, Narendra Modi has shown a curious mix of both resolve and caution.

Aug 26 2014

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The Ferguson riots: Overkill

NEARLY every night, Felicia Pope’s house fills with smoke and tear gas. Her four-month-old granddaughter has no idea why the air stings her throat.

POST REPORT, Aug 26 2014

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China: What China wants

AN ALARMING assumption is taking hold in some quarters of both Beijing and Washington, DC. Within a few years,

Aug 26 2014

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Revenge porn: Misery merchants

HE SAID he would destroy me,” says Annmarie Chiarini, a lecturer from Maryland. In 2011,

Jul 08 2014

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