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Crazy election, inexplicable presidential appointments: What next for the US and the world?

This has been the craziest election year. Nothing anyone has predicted has happened. So is it possible that in these next six weeks, something else might happen, something crazy, something we're not expecting, writes Harold A. Gould for South Asia Monitor

Donald Trump and road ahead

Soon after the surprise win of US President-elect Donald Trump, global markets declined sharply. This was reflective of investors’ sentiments. However, stock markets in Japan, China, and other Asian countries recovered overnight from the shock.  

Fighting friends and bolstering enemies

United States' President-elect Donald Trump has dismissed the conclusion reached by American intelligence agencies, with “high confidence”, that Russia had interfered in the later stages of the American election campaign to promote his prospects and damage Hillary Clinton's.

United States' President-elect Donald Trump has dismissed the conclusion reached by American intelligence agencies, with “high confidence”, that Russia had interfered in the later stages of the American election campaign to promote his prospects and damage Hillary Clinton's.

Trump and TPP: Translating rhetoric into action will have major implications

It will take time before the US withdrawal from the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) is actually put into action. In the meantime, the administration will have to get cracking on reassuring the allies as well as working on additional deals, writes Kimberley Anne Nazareth for South Asia Monitor

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Three new projects in U.S.-India State and Urban Initiative

The U.S.-India State and Urban Initiative, led by the CSIS Wadhwani Chair in U.S.-India Policy Studies and the CSIS Energy and National Security Program, has announced three new projects with the state government of Maharashtra

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India urges OPEC to move to responsible oil pricing

India on Wednesday urged the Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) cartel to move to responsible pricing of oil and gas, saying the current prices are posing a threat to fragile w...

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