Friday, March 25, 2005

INDIA: Winners who lose


What is the result? Of the Western democracies, any democracy, for that matter, the US alone has its levers intact, and penetrated further, in Nepal, to the anger and dismay of China, while we are getting snubbed on a daily basis by the king, to the delight and satisfaction of Pakistan, Gyanendra’s newest friend in need. But it is beyond ideology and realpolitik, and concerns management of foreign relations, not merely the conduct of it................More