A firebrand, Bandi Sanjay Kumar hopes to walk BJP to power in Telangana

Before his surprising victory from Karimnagar in the 2019 Lok Sabha elections, Bandi Sanjay Kumar was not a familiar name outside the district. The BJP leader was a municipal corporator in the city and had been trying to take his political career forward. He contested the 2014 and 2018 Telangana Assembly election results but lost … Read more

Maharashtra minister Subhash Desai: ‘Opposition’s effort to regain lost power should not be at the expense of Maharashtra’

Maharashtra Industries Minister Subhash Desai talks about how he plans to bring investments into Maharashtra, the “unwillingness” of the Center to engage with Opposition states in drafting policies of national significance and the Shiv Sena’s commitment to renaming Aurangabad as Sambhaji Nagar. Can you share some insight on the development that is taking place in … Read more

Somalia elects new President, but terrorists hold true power

In a fortified tent guarded by peacekeeping forces, hundreds of lawmakers elected a new president in Somalia on Sunday, capping a violent election season that threatened to push the Horn of Africa nation toward a breakdown. The selection of Hassan Sheikh Mohamud, a former president, in Mogadishu ended a bitter election period marred by corruption, … Read more

Explained: What the coming to power of Bongbong, son of the infamous President Ferdinand Marcos, means for the Philippines and the region

Ferdinand Marcos Jr, the son and namesake of the ousted former dictator of the Philippines, has won the biggest ever landlide in the presidential elections of the country, marking an extraordinary full circle in its modern political history. “To the world: Judge me not by my ancestors, but by my actions,” Marcos Jr was quoted … Read more

Big Tech Companies and Governments’ Tussle of Power Represents Complex Interplay of Authority

Big Tech companies and the Chinese and US governments are embroiled in a complex relationship of harmony and conflict. We are all at the mercy of the outcome. “Simply put, they have too much power,” US Congressman David Cicilline said of American Big Tech in a 2020 congressional hearing. That same year the Chinese government … Read more

After 36 years, a Marcos is again on the path to power

Ferdinand Marcos Jr., the son and namesake of the former Philippines dictator, appeared sure to win the country’s presidential election Monday, with a commanding margin vote that heralded a remarkable revival for a family once forced into exile but that also raised profound questions about the future of Southeast Asia’s oldest democracy. The Marcos family … Read more

Japan says it needs nuclear power, can host towns ever trust it again?

Growing up, Mika Kasahara saw the nuclear power plant that hugs the coast of her hometown simply as the place where her father worked, a familiar fortress of cooling tanks and steel lightning towers overlooking the Sea of ​​Japan. “We thought that as long as nothing bad happened, it’s fine,” Kasahara, 45, said. After the … Read more

Explained: Why India is facing the longest power cuts in 6 years | India News

NEW DELHI: Long hours of power cuts have added to the woes of the people in this scorching heat that is sweeping through most parts of the country. India is facing its worst electricity shortage in more than six years and the early onset of summer has pushed up demand to record levels. In the … Read more

Heat wave, low coal stocks, delayed payments leading to power issues

India’s power sector woes are likely to get worse as record high power demands are putting pressure on thermal power plants struggling with low coal inventories. Over the past week, the total electricity shortage in India hit 623 million units (MU), surpassing the total shortage all of March. Low coal stocks at thermal power plants … Read more

Heat wave, low coal stocks, delayed payments leading to power issues

India’s power sector woes are likely to get worse as record high power demands are putting pressure on thermal power plants struggling with low coal inventories. Over the past week, the total electricity shortage in India hit 623 million units (MU), surpassing the total shortage all of March. Low coal stocks at thermal power plants … Read more