India

Rex Tillerson Makes "Secret" Visit To Afghanistan

Cloaked in secrecy and under heavy security, Tillerson slipped out of the Qatari capital of Doha in the pre-dawn hours and flew a military plane into Afghanistan on Monday on the third leg of a trip that started in Saudi Arabia. Tillerson will visit Pakistan on Tuesday and India on Wednesday.

Oil Quality Issues Could Bankrupt Venezuela

The next few weeks for Venezuela will be crucial, as it could struggle to meet a huge stack of debt payments. Reports that the nation’s oil production is experiencing deteriorating quality raises a new cause for concern for the crumbling South American nation.

Xi's Roadmap To The Chinese Dream

China's Belt and Road Initiative - the New Silk Road - will spark the country's development and turn the dream into reality...

Brandon Smith: How To Stop All Future Mass Shootings

"...if the American public does not pursue alternative solutions and take tactical realities into account, then the only other option will be government interference on a scale that will promote totalitarianism in the name of safety..."

Spain To Activate Article 155 Process, Suspending Catalonia Autonomy

Spain announced it will trigger the so-called "nuclear option" of Article 155 under the Spanish Constitution, and move ahead with the process of suspending Catalan autonomy and the powers of the local government, after Regional President Carles Puigdemont for the second time in three days refused to drop his claim to independence.

The Countries Most (& Least) Satisfied With 'Democracy'

Across the globe, people are generally unhappy with the functionality of their political systems, though levels of satisfaction with democracy vary hugely between countries... People in India have tremendous faith in democracy... In many other developed countries, however, faith is waning.